Vol 22 - Issue 47


Polish Provider Chooses Abox

by Tom Allen

EVIO Polska, a Polish fibre TV service provider, has used Abox 42’s M-Series set-top box platform for its new TV service, ‘Telewizja Swiatlowodowa’. The service will be used more than 100 local fibre-optic networks …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Poland| STBs| Vol 22 - Issue 47

LGD Confirms Plans for Large OLED Factory

by Tom Allen

LG Display has finalised plans to build a new OLED fab of ‘9th generation or above’ size in Paju, South Korea (LG Display Plans OLED Investment). The P10 factory will be used to produce …

Tags:Korea| Large Display Monitor| LG Displays (LGD)| Mobile Display Monitor| OLED Fabs| Vol 22 - Issue 47

LG Display Takes A Step to G9.X

by Bob Raikes

It’s Black Friday, again and I’m sitting down to write my editorial on a Friday, as I usually do. However, I’m not going to cover the event this year, as just as we were …

Tags:Editorial| Large Display Monitor| LCD Fabs| LG Displays (LGD)| Mobile Display Monitor| OLED Fabs| Vol 22 - Issue 47

Some Recovery in EMEA DTM Market in Q3

by Bob Raikes

The EMEA Desktop Monitor market saw a better than normal seasonal boost from Q2, with 15% quarter on quarter growth, but the market was still down nearly 10% on Q3 last year according to …

Tags:Desktop Monitors| Europe| Large Display Monitor| Market Data| MEA (Middle East & Africa)| Vol 22 - Issue 47

Satis Adds VR Area

by Tom Allen

Despite the terror attacks in Paris this month, the Satis show went ahead at the Porte de Versailles last week. The show is dedicated to professional AV, and was attended by more than 12,100 …

Tags:Back Panel| Events| France| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 22 - Issue 47


Sharp Celebrates Channel Partners

by Tom Allen

Sharp has held its first Channel Champion Awards in Europe, recognising those of its channel partners who have produced exceptional results over the past year. A selection of winners included Saville AV with BAE …

Tags:Awards| Back Panel| Channels| Europe| Large Display Monitor| sharp| Vol 22 - Issue 47

Panasonic Lowers Prices for Shopping Season

by Tom Allen

Earlier this year, Panasonic showed its complete line-up of UltraHD TVs at CES 2015, and announced more information about them in February (Panasonic Goes All-Out With UltraHD). At the time, we heard about an …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| LCD TVs| Panasonic| UltraHD| Vol 22 - Issue 47

Large and Narrow Bezel Units Boost US LFD Market

by Tom Allen

PMA has published its data on sales of large-format (32″+) displays in the USA during October. The results showed strong YoY gains, with 70″+ and ultra-narrow bezel models being particularly popular. Professional unit sales …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| LFD - Large Format Display| PMA Research| USA| Vol 22 - Issue 47

Heraeus and ITRI Collaborate on Touch Screens

by Tom Allen

Heraeus and Taiwan’s Industrial Technolgy Research Institute (ITRI) have been working together for several years. Their work has been focused on touch screens, using Heraeus’ Clevios conductive polymer-based touch panels (ITRI and Heraeus Scale …

Tags:ITRI| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Production| Taiwan| Touch Interfaces| Vol 22 - Issue 47

Quantum Materials Gets Some Respect

by Ken Werner

It’s easy to miss, but on page 11 of Quantum Materials Corp’s latest quarterly report you can, if you choose, find “Note 6” entitled “Deferred Revenue.” But I won’t make you look. Here’s the …

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Fransat is All HD

by Milos Pavlovic

Free-to-view French satellite platform, Fransat, will begin to broadcast all of its channels in HD from the 1st December. They will be simulcast in SD until April 2016, at the same time as the …

Tags:France| HDTV| Large Display Monitor| Satellite| Vol 22 - Issue 47

UoO Spins Off Display Technology

by Tom Allen

The University of Oxford has spun out one of its developments to be handled by a new company, Bodle Technologies. The work is based on phase change materials, which change their state in response …

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