Vol 23 - Issue 34


AnyTiles from IAdea wins Tsai Ing-wen Award

by Isaac Oburu

Presented by the Taiwan president, IAdea’s AnyTiles won the Tsai Ing-wen digital signage award. The system is a video wall technology that uses a distributed control architecture.

Tags:Back Panel| Large Display Monitor| Vol 23 - Issue 34

Audi Customer ‘Driving’ in the Showroom

by Isaac Oburu

myAudi Sphere, a virtual reality application from Audi has been incorporated in the recently reopened Audi Forum at Munich airport which has been closed for renovations. Developed by Macom, myAudi Sphere lets customers see …

Tags:3D| Automotive| Mobile Display Monitor| Virtual Reality| Vol 23 - Issue 34

Sharp Multi-board Helps Connect Bigger Work Area

by Isaac Oburu

Sharp has launched new software; Advanced Multi-board, that lets up to 6 users use Big pads simultaneously. Three adjacent Big pads can be mounted together to achieve a 5.4 m width thanks to the …

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Asustek to struggle to reach 2016 smartphone shipment target

by Milos Pavlovic

Taiwanese news reports suggest that Asus will not be able to reach its target smartphone shipment volume of 25 million, a target that had already been reduced from 30 million in Q1, following a …

Tags:Mobile Display Monitor| Smartphone Market| Vol 23 - Issue 34

Heraeus Claims 1mm Radius for Flexible Touch

by Milos Pavlovic

As planned, Hereaus showed its Clevios-brand conductive polymer film at the recent Touch Taiwan event (Heraeus Celebrates Intego Partnership). The technology was developed in collaboration with ITRI of Taiwan (Heraeus and ITRI Collaborate on …

Tags:Flexible Displays| Mobile Display Monitor| Touch Taiwan 2016| Vol 23 - Issue 34

MSI Ships 2 Million Graphics Cards in Q1″16, Targets More

by Isaac Oburu

Industry Sources have revealed that Micro-Star International (MSI) has shipped 2 million graphics cards in Q1 16 and is likely to ship 3 million more by the end of 2016. Additionally, sources also indicated …

Tags:Graphics Cards| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 23 - Issue 34

Innolux & AUO Agree on Tight Supply

by Milos Pavlovic

Taiwanese sources report that the CEOs of both Innolux and AUO both said at Touch Taiwan that they expected panel supply to be tight until the end of 2016. Panel makers have restricted supply …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Large LCD Supply| Mobile Display Monitor| Touch Taiwan 2016| Vol 23 - Issue 34

Gallant to see EPS double in 2016

by Milos Pavlovic

Chinese sources say that semiconductor and LCD equipment supplier, Gallant Precision Machining, is doing well with doubled earnings this year as local panel makers are investing in their 8.5G fabs.

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Romania’s RCS & RDS Seeks Irdeto’s Security

by Isaac Oburu

RCS & RDS recently transitioned from analogue subscriptions to a digital platform in their Digi TV cable network and needed protection against piracy threats and have contracted with Iredeto -a digital platform security company- …

Tags:Broadcast| Large Display Monitor| Security| Vol 23 - Issue 34

Customer Satisfaction Highest when Streaming Paired with Pay TV

by Milos Pavlovic

JD Power said that its 2016 Streaming Video Satisfaction Study showed that the those with the highest customer satisfaction were ‘cord stackers’, that is to say, customers who subscribe to a traditional cable/satellite service …

Tags:Cable Cutting (cord cutting)| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| USA| Vol 23 - Issue 34

Ericsson and AB Groupe Work Together in France

by Isaac Oburu

France’s first UltraHD/4K channel; AB Groupe, has contracted Ericsson with a multi-year broadcast and media services contract that will see Ericsson offer playout services for the channel.

Tags:4k| Broadcast| Large Display Monitor| UltraHD (4KTV)| Vol 23 - Issue 34

Samsung & Nagra Have USB CA Dongle for Smart TVs

by Milos Pavlovic

Samsung and Nagra have co-developed a USB dongle that can be used to allow access to Pay TV on Samsung sets equipped with USB connectors. The TVKey system allows protection even of 4K and …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Pay TV| Security| Vol 23 - Issue 34