Vol 25 - Issue 10


The Biggest VR Display?

by Bob Raikes

This was one of those weeks when there wasn’t a lot of news that was suitable for the front page. Still, we found plenty to talk about. I had hoped to get the report …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Editorial| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Virtual Reality| Vol 25 - Issue 10

Jabil Result 15/03/2018

by Vijaya

Jabil Inc. reported financial results for the second quarter ended February 28, 2018. Second quarter results included revenue of $5.3 billion and net profit of $37.3 million, which compares to revenue of $4.4 billion …

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Toshiba AR100 is ‘Powered by Vuzix’

by Bob Raikes

We reported on a deal between Vuzix and Toshiba at the end of last year (Vuzix Signs Exclusive Supply Agreement with Toshiba) and now Toshiba has introduced dynaEdge AR glasses. The glasses can be …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Mobile Display Monitor| toshiba| Vol 25 - Issue 10| Vuzix


ZTE Result 15/03/2018

by Vijaya

ZTE Corporation reported full year revenue of RMB 108.82 billion ($16.32 billion) in 2017, representing a 7.5% growth from fiscal year 2016. Net profit was RMB 4.57 billion ($685.5 million), an increase of 293.8%, …

Tags:Financial Data| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 25 - Issue 10| ZTE

Lenovo Mirage Solo Launch Set

by Bob Raikes

The Lenovo Mirage standalone VR headset that was launched at CES (Lenovo Maintains Innovation at CES) is now available for pre-order at $399.99 and will start to ship immediately after the Google I/O conference …

Tags:AR/VR| Lenovo| Mobile Display Monitor| Virtual Reality| Vol 25 - Issue 10

Prysm Introduces Second Generation LPD

by Matthew Brennesholtz

Prysm Inc. was founded as Spudnik in 2005, discussed its laser-phosphor display (LPD) at ISE 2010 and formally introduced its first generation TD-1 module as a product at InfoComm in 2010. This Prysm module …

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Fitbit Versa Uses LCD Display

by Bob Raikes

Fitbit has created a new metal-cased smartwatch, the Fitbit Versa. As you would expect, Fitbit highlighted the health-related features and the company said it has a 4+ days battery life. The display is a …

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Asus ProArt PA32UC Finally Ships

by Bob Raikes

The much previewed and trailled Asus ProArt PA32UC monitor has finally been released after more than a year since the first sighting. The unit has a 384 zone FALD HDR monitor with 1,000 cd/m² …

Tags:Asus| Colour Critical Monitors| Desktop Monitors| High Brightness Displays| Large Display Monitor| Vol 25 - Issue 10

AGC To Show Glass for Flexible Displays at SID

by Bob Raikes

Asahi Glass (AGC) said that it has developed a very thin glass (0.07mm) that is flexible enough to allow it to be used as a cover glass for flexible displays as it is said …

Tags:Asahi Glass Corporation (AGC)| Flexible Displays| Glass| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 25 - Issue 10

Foxconn Was the Top Smartphone Manufacturer in 2017 Q4

by Andrew Fenn

According to Digitimes, IDC Taiwan has reported that Foxconn beat Samsung to the number-one spot in the smartphone manufacture race during the fourth quarter of 2017, thanks to the release of the iPhone 8 …

Tags:Foxconn (Honhai)| Market Data| Mobile Display Monitor| Samsung| Smartphones| Vol 25 - Issue 10

Meo Launches Ultra HD Wireless Set-Top-Box

by Andrew Fenn

Portugal Telecom, operating as Meo, has launched an Ultra HD, wireless IPTV set-top-box, powered by the Microsoft-originated, Ericsson-owned operating system, Mediaroom. Meo customers with net speeds of at least 200 Mbps who subscribe to …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Portugal| STBs| Vol 25 - Issue 10| Wireless

Mediametrie: VOD Services Take Root in France

by Andrew Fenn

Almost two out of every five French internet users has already used VOD services, according to Mediametrie.. Over the last 12 months, 13% of the population indicate that they have rented at least one …

Tags:France| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| SVOD| TV Viewing| VOD| Vol 25 - Issue 10