Vol 23 - Issue 39


PMA Bullish on US LFD Sales

by Bob Raikes

PMA Research says that touch-enabled displays, 24/7 capability, bigger sizes and higher resolutions are the main areas driving growth in professional large display sales through distribution in the US. In the AV/IT Distribution channel, …

Tags:Interactive Displays| Large Display Monitor| LFD - Large Format Display| USA| Vol 23 - Issue 39

The Grammar of VR

by Len Scrogan

This article is a grammar lesson, but don’t worry. It’s not as boring as the typical grammar lesson stockpiled in the deepest recesses of your childhood memories. That’s because it’s about the grammar of …

Tags:Education| Large Display Monitor| Virtual Reality| Vol 23 - Issue 39

A 3D Success Story: The Wilson County Schools

by Len Scrogan

There are a lot of good things happening with educational 3D across the country, yet I find that most of the great stories about 3D in classrooms somehow seem to fly under the radar. …

Tags:3D Content Creation| 3D software| Education| Virtual Reality| Vol 23 - Issue 39

Jabil Result 21/09/2016

by Dhruv Dayal Gupta

Jabil Circuit reported Q4 2016 net profit of $38.7 million, down 43% YoY from $88.4 million. Turnover was $4.4 billion, down 5.3% YoY from $4.7 billion. For the full year 2016, net profit was …

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Sony Updates Circuit Paul Ricard

by Bob Raikes

Sony has undertaken a major project with Circuit Paul Ricard, a motorsport venue in the South of France, near Marseille. Sony supplied all of the AV infrastructure including cameras to monitor the track, video …

Tags:DOOH| Large Display Monitor| Pro AV| sony| Vol 23 - Issue 39

Holst Centre Creates Ceramic-based OLED

by Bob Raikes

The Holst Centre in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, has worked with a US ultra-thin ceramics supplier, ENrG Inc., to create a ceramic-based large area flexible OLED. The substrate is a 20-40 µm thick Thin E-Strate …

Tags:Holst Centre| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| OLED Materials| Vol 23 - Issue 39

Samsung’s Tizen SSSP 4.0 Displays Now Shipping

by Bob Raikes

Samsung’s Tizen-based smart signage monitors in the PMF and PHF series that were announced around Infocomm, are now shipping in Europe. The monitors are supplied with the MagicInfo S4 software for content management. Samsung …

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Mixed Results for VideoConferencing

by Milos Pavlovic

IDC released its Q2 2016 data for videoconferencing systems and highlighted 2.0% growth on the Q1 data, but a 0.4% drop in revenue on an annual basis. However, worldwide enterprise video equipment revenue in …

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EKT Integrates STB to Smart TVs

by Bob Raikes

One of the stories that we missed in the flood at IBC was the development of a Smart TV design by EKT which also claims to supply “Tier 1” network operators. The TVs have, …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Smart TV| STBs| TVs (TV Sets)| Vol 23 - Issue 39