Vol 24 - Issue 18


AGC Result 09/05/2017

by Jasmine Kang Sodha

Asahi Glass Co. announced FY17 Q1 result with net revenue of ¥335.3 billion ($2.95 billion) and net profit of ¥22.1 billion ($195 million), resulting in a net profit margin of 6.5%. Revenue increased by …

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ViewSonic Enters Large UltraHD Segment

by Milos Pavlovic

ViewSonic has joined the companies that have introduced large UltraHD monitors designed to offer an option for those thinking of 2 x 2 FullHD monitor arrays. The VX4380-4K is a 42.5″ UltraHD monitor using …

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UBI Forecasts Strong Growth for OLED Emitters

by Bob Raikes

UBI Research of Korea has forecast that the market for emitting materials will expand from $960 million to over $3.3 billion by 2021 as OLED continues to take share in the smartphone and TV …

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Optoma Updates to GT5000+ Higher Brightness Version

by Bob Raikes

Optoma has announced the latest version of its UST home entertainment projector, the GT5000+ boosts brightness by 20% to 3,600 ANSI lumens from the GT5000 and with contrast up from 23,000:1 to 25:000:1. Other …

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LG Rolls Out X Power2 Phone

by Milos Pavlovic

LG has started to roll out its LG X power2 smartphones in the USA, and it will be continue around the world (LG X Power2 Has High Capacity Battery). The phone has an HD …

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SmarDTV Wins in South Africa

by Bob Raikes

SmarDTV, a Kudelski Group company, said that its third generation System-In-Package (SIP) technology was selected by Altech UEC of Durban, South Africa, to be included in a brand new HD set-top box for OpenView …

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Exertis rebrands its AV division

by Bob Raikes

Exertis has completed the integration of AV VAD Medium UK and is rebranding its AV division as Exertis Medium (Exertis buys Medium)

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Philips 32″ Monitor is Curved

by Bob Raikes

MMD has announced a new 32″ LCD curved FullHD monitor under the Philips brand. The 328E8QJAB5 monitor joins the Philips E Line and has an 1800R curvature and uses a VA panel with 250 …

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Cestel Wins Istanbul FIDs Contract

by Bob Raikes

Reuters has reported that Vestel of Turkey has won the contract for the flight information displays system to be installed in the new Istanbul 3 airport which is due to start operations in 2018. …

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Philips Light Signalling Used in Media Markt in Eindhoven

by Bob Raikes

Philips Lighting said that it is installing an LED lighting system that can provide location information to Media Markt in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. The system will run using software from Aisle411 of the US …

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Global Market for Esports Video is Booming

by Alan Spencer

According to a new report entitled, Esports and The Future of TV, from IHS Markit, esports video is continuing its growth worldwide with viewing in the genre exceeding 6 billion hours globally in 2016, …

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HTC Result 10/05/2017

by Jasmine Kang Sodha

HTC announced consolidated revenue of NT$14.5 billion ($479.2 million) and net loss of NT$2 billion ($66.1 million), indicating net losses for the eighth consecutive quarter. Revenue has fallen by a marginal 2% on a …

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