Vol 24 - Issue 31


Note Could Push Phone Prices to $1,000

by Milos Pavlovic

IHS Markit analyst, Wayne Lam, has said that if the margins on the Note 8 are the same as previous Samsung Note phones, the retail price could be nearly $1,000, given the increase in …

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Screen Holdings Can Put Flex OLEDs on Curved Glass

by Bob Raikes

Nikkei Asian Review has reported that Screen Holdings of Kyoto has developed a new equipment item that can help with the attachment of flexible OLED displays onto curved glass substrates up to 80 x …

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Adshel Promote Volkswagen Gesture Control at Australia Bus Stops

by Andrew Fenn

An interactive digital advertising campaign for Volkswagen’s new gesture control features has been implemented on the streets of Australia. Four motion-sensing infotainment kiosks have been installed at select bus stops in New South Wales, …

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Note 8 Features Dual Camera

by Bob Raikes

Samsung held its much previewed launch event for the Note 8 and started by acknowledging the problems with the Note 7 and highlighting the positive feedback it got from many Note 7 users – …

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Museum Uses Christie to Switch from Film

by Bob Raikes

The National Infantry Museum in Columbus, Georgia, in the US has installed a 6P Christie laser projector to replace a film-based system and has found that the flexibility of digital has allowed the premises …

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A Volumetric 3D Display Made from Laser Generated Bubbles

by Arthur Berman

A team of optical engineers led by Yoshio Hayasaki at Center for Optical Research and Education at Utsunomiya University (Utsunomiya, Japan) has developed a new kind of volumetric display in which the voxels forming …

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Intel Updates the Core Range to Gen 8

by Bob Raikes

Intel released its latest chip family, the 8th generation of Intel Core processors. The new chips are claimed to have 40% more performance than the previous 7th generation chips and double the performance of …

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SNA Displays Unveils Highest Resolution LED in Times Sq.

by Isaac Oburu

LED display maker, Sansi North America Displays (SNA) has unveiled the latest in its developments of LED displays in New York’s Times Square (SNA Installs New LED Display in Times Square). The 17,000 sq. …

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Vizio Extends SmartCast to E Series UltraHD Sets

by Bob Raikes

Vizio said that its Smartcast technology will be rolled out on the 2017 E-Series Ultra HD Display models. The software was already supported on the M Series and P Series models and supports Amazon …

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Optoma Adds to Darbee Range

by Bob Raikes

Optoma has a new DLP projector, the HD39Darbee that is for home cinema and gaming. The company claims good gaming response with an input lag of 16ms. Resolution is FullHD with 3,500 Ansi lumens …

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ViewSonic Adds New Fogra Certified 27-inch 4K UHD Monitor

by Bob Raikes

ViewSonic has announced the VP2785-4K, a 27-inch 4K UHD (3840×2160) monitor that is for professional pre-publication and other colour critical applications and has been certified by Fogra and supports 99% of AdobeRGB and 98% …

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Stretchable OLED Commercialisation is on the Rise

by Bob Raikes

UBI Research of Korea has released through OLEDNet its views on the development of flexible and stretchable OLED displays. The company highlighted the stretchable display that Samsung showed at SID and that LG Display …

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