Vol 23 - Issue 03


Du Announces UltraHD for UAE

by Tom Allen

Du, a telecom provider in the UAE, has announced plans to launch its own UltraHD broadcast service. The company said that it has already agreed partnerships with several studios and facilities for content upgrades …

Tags:4k| Broadcast| Large Display Monitor| MEA (Middle East & Africa)| UltraHD (4KTV)| Vol 23 - Issue 03

Lux Research Sees Changes in the Smart Glasses Leadsership

by Norbert Hildebrand

Lux Research, the US based Research Institute with a focus on emerging technologies has published a report on the status of smartglasses in enterprise applications. In this research, they have studied more than 70 …

Tags:AR Glasses| Augmented Reality| Emerging Markets| Mobile Display Monitor| SmartGlasses| Vol 23 - Issue 03

Wanda Signs Dolby Cinema Deal

by Tom Allen

Wanda Cinema, a chain in China, has agreed a deal with Dolby which will bring Dolby Cinema to the country. Over the next five years, Wanda will install Dolby Cinema in 100 locations, the …

Tags:Back Panel| China| Christie| Cinema| Dolby| Large Display Monitor| Vol 23 - Issue 03

Will Education Miss Out on ‘The Year of VR’?

by Tom Allen

In a recent article (Is Educational VR Content Ready for Prime Time?), my colleague Len Scrogan bemoaned the lack of VR content for education. Having just returned from BETT – arguably Europe’s largest technology …

Tags:BETT 2016| Google| HMDs (Head Mounted Displays)| Virtual Reality| Vol 23 - Issue 03

Distributors Represent KOE at Embedded World

by Tom Allen

Regional distributors Data Modul and MSC Technologies will represent KOE at Embedded World 2016, which runs from the 23rd – 25th February in Nuremburg. They will show off a range of KOE’s industrialised ‘Rugged+’ …

Tags:Back Panel| Germany| Industrial Monitors| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 23 - Issue 03

AptoVision Celebrates BlueRiver Wins

by Tom Allen

AptoVision has announced 10 new design wins for its BlueRiver NT and NT+ chipsets. Aurora Multimedia; AvenView; Creator; C-Win Technologies; DVIGear; Go-Max Electronics; Grandbeing; IDK Corporation; iMAGsystems; and ZeeVee are all now using AptoVision’s …

Tags:Back Panel| ISE 2016| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Video over IP (VIP)| Vol 23 - Issue 03

Dixons Carphone to Close Stores

by Tom Allen

UK electronics retailer Dixons Carphone has said that it is to close more than 130 stores in the UK and Ireland. There will be no job losses as part of the move. Dixons is …

Tags:Dixons| Ireland| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Retailers| UK (United Kingdom)| Vol 23 - Issue 03

THine Claims 16Gbps Interface

by Tom Allen

THine Electronics has developed a 16Gbps ‘ultra-high-speed’ interface technology, which could be used as an internal interface in 8k TVs and other high-resolution applications. The new development is applicable to THine’s V-by-One technology, but …

Tags:Interfaces| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Super Hi-Vision (8K)| V-by-one| Vol 23 - Issue 03

Live Autostereo Conversion Shown at CES

by Tom Allen

News is just now being released by VEFXi of a 3D conversion technology, embedded on a microchip, which it showed privately at CES this year. The chip takes 2D or stereoscopic 3D video and …

Tags:2D-3D conversion| 3D| CES 2016| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 23 - Issue 03

Densitron Works With Polycarbonate

by Tom Allen

Densitron now has a plant in Taiwan that specialises in optical bonding of touch screens and cover glass. The company has announced that it can now add polycarbonate cover lenses to its array of …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Optical Bonding| Vol 23 - Issue 03

LG Display Result 27/01/2016

by Dhruv Dayal Gupta

LG Display reported Q4 net loss of KRW 14 billion ($11.6 million), compared to a net profit of KRW 389 billion ($323 million) YoY. Turnover for the period decreased 10% YoY to KRW 7.5 …

Tags:Financial Data| Large Display Monitor| LG Displays (LGD)| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 23 - Issue 03

Barco to Be Used at Sundance

by Isaac Oburu

Barco, systems will be used in several virtual reality and art installations at the New Frontier exhibition with its large venue projectors and presentation switchers. The 2016 Sundance Festival will take place from January …

Tags:Back Panel| Barco| Events| Mobile Display Monitor| USA| Virtual Reality| Vol 23 - Issue 03