Vol 23 - Issue 22


Barco Turns to Royalty for Campus Opening

by Tom Allen

Barco has opened its new corporate headquarters in Kortrijk, Belgium with a visit from the Belgian King. The Barco One Campus was officially opened by King Philippe at the end of May. The new …

Tags:Barco| Belgium| Large Display Monitor| Vol 23 - Issue 22

Hannspree Uses Vertical Integration

by Tom Allen

With a screen using 7H hardness edge-to-edge cover glass, Hannspree’s HT225HPB monitor is claimed to be well-suited to touch operation. The 21.5″ display can support 10 touch points, using procap technology from sister company …

Tags:Hannstar (Hannspree)| Large Display Monitor| Touch Displays| Vol 23 - Issue 22

Changes at the Top for Digitaleurope

by Tom Allen

Markus Borchert, of Nokia, has been elected president of Digitaleurope. He replaces Ericsson’s Peter Olson, who has led the organisation for four years. Borchert said, “It’s a privilege to lead an organisation that represents …

Tags:DigitalEurope| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| People| Recruitment & Appointments| Vol 23 - Issue 22

Foxxum Signs Deal With Tongfang

by Tom Allen

Foxxum and THTF Global (Tongfang) have signed an exclusive five-year contract, to put the Foxxum TV store on the Orion TVs. THTF sells the Orion brand in Europe, and will add more brands and …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Software| Vol 23 - Issue 22

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3DIcon Changes Focus – Merges with Coretec Industries

by Chris Chinnock

3DIcon Corporation, a developer of 3D volumetric display technologies that are designed to produce 360-degree volumetric high-resolution images, has announced that it has entered into an agreement to merge with Coretec Industries LLC, a …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 23 - Issue 22| Volumetric Displays

Augmented Reality Glasses for Firefighters

by Norbert Hildebrand

It seems pretty straight forward that the augmented reality solutions are most beneficial in applications where visual content adds to the task at hand. In this case the EPFL (Ecole Polytechnique Federale De Lausanne, …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Mobile Display Monitor| Security| Vol 23 - Issue 22

How Does the Public Look at VR and AR Today?

by Norbert Hildebrand

While Display Week is just ending and Infocomm coming up soon, there is no shortage on news about new displays and gadgets per se. To break away a little from the ‘news about new …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Google Glass| Oculus Rift| Virtual Reality| Vol 23 - Issue 22

Computex Embraces New Technologies

by Tom Allen

At the time that you receive this issue of Display Monitor, Computex 2016 will be in its last days. The show, this year, has focused on ecosystems and partnerships, and concentrated on four key …

Tags:Computex 2016| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 23 - Issue 22