Vol 25 - Issue 16


Survey Shows Almost a Third of Kids Watch Gaming Online

by Andrew Fenn

32% of children that took part in a recent survey conducted by Futuresource Consulting indicate that they are active watchers of others playing video games. The proportion of kids peaks in the US at …

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3M Result 24/04/2018

by Vijaya

3M announced its first quarter results for 2018 with revenues of $8.3 billion, up by 7.7%, compared to $7.7 billion in Q1 2017. Net income for the quarter was $602 million, a decrease of …

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Roku Announces More New Features Coming in 8.1 Update

by Andrew Fenn

Roku has announced the addition of live and linear news content from ABC News Live, Cheddar, People TV and others, to its ad-supported streaming service, The Roku Channel. Other new features include “Collections,” enabling …

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LDM Vol 25 Issue 16 Product Roundup

by Milos Pavlovic

Axiomtek has a new 17″ All-in-One that has a 1280 x 1024 LCD panel with a brightness of 350 cd/m² and touch. The front panel can be protected to IP65 as an option. The …

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NEC Display Solutions Announces Collaboration with 3D Live

by Andrew Fenn

NEC Display Solutions of America has announced a collaboration with 3D technology company 3D Live. Together, they are evaluating next-generation 3D display solutions that incorporate direct view LED and passive 3D technology. 3D Live …

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Dungeons & Dragons Fans Developing AR Version

by Andrew Fenn

An AR version of tabletop role-playing game, Dungeons & Dragons, is being developed by a team of enthusiasts called Elder Games. The experience uses physical tokens placed on a scalable grid that generate fully …

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Leap Motion Releases Video of Office UI for Project North Star

by Andrew Fenn

Leap Motion has released a video of a prototype user interface designed for office-based tasks. The company has gone on record to say that the video was filmed directly through a development kit for …

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VRstudios Launches a New Wireless Multiplayer VR System for LBEs

by Andrew Fenn

VRstudios, a provider of commercial-grade, wireless VR turnkey solutions for location-based entertainment (LBE) businesses, has announced the latest addition to its product line, the VRcade Atom, designed to include everything an LBE should need …

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LG Confirms 2018 Prices in UK

by Bob Raikes

LG Electronics has announced pricing for its 2018 TVs in the UK (LG Electronics TVs at CES 2018). (prices are quoted in £ with tax and $ without tax) W8 OLED 4K TV 77″ …

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Samsung Result 26/04/2018

by Vijaya

Samsung announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2018 with revenues of KRW 60.56 trillion ($56.15 billion), an increase of 20%, compared to KRW 50.55 trillion ($46.87 billion) in Q1 last year. …

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IHS: Under-Display Fingerprint Sensors to Top 100 Million Units by 2019

by Andrew Fenn

Smartphone brands are expected to increase their adoption of under-display fingerprint sensors, which allow phones to have full-screen displays with an invisible fingerprint feature, according to IHS Markit. Shipments of smartphones using these sensors …

Tags:Fingerprint Recognition| Market Data| Mobile Display Monitor| Smartphones| Vol 25 - Issue 16

TSMC Continues to Dominate the Worldwide Foundry Market

by Andrew Fenn

In 2017, the top eight major foundry leaders held 88% of the $62.3 billion worldwide foundry market, according to IC Insights. The 2017 share was the same level as in 2016 and one point …

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