Vol 25 - Issue 16


Taiwan Graphics Card Shipments Plummet as Cryptocurrency Boom Wanes

by Andrew Fenn

Shipments among Taiwan’s graphics card manufacturers are set to decline by over 40% month-on-month, according to Digitimes, due to a sharp drop in demand for cryptocurrency mining hardware witnessed earlier this month. The publication’s …

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Wind Hellas Launches Pay TV Service with Zappware

by Andrew Fenn

Greek telco Wind Hellas has announced the launch of Wind Vision, its new multi-screen pay TV service. The solution is built and operated by Zappware as a turnkey service, serving set-top-boxes and mobile devices …

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Antycip Simulation Installs VR CAVE for Heudiasyc Laboratory

by Andrew Fenn

Antycip Simulation, a European integrator of virtual reality solutions, 3D immersive rooms and simulation software, has installed a four-sided VR CAVE (Cave Automated Virtual Environment) for the Heudiasyc laboratory’s Translife research programme. It is …

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ICDM to Hold Automotive Displays Meeting in Germany

by Bob Raikes

The International Committee on Display Measurement (ICDM) is to hold a meeting in Munich on 26th June, hosted by Instrument Systems to look at the topic of the development of an automotive displays chapter …

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Wanda and Christie Establish Cinema Technology R&D Lab in China

by Andrew Fenn

Digital cinema projection and audio technology firm, Christie, has announced that it has entered into an agreement with cinema group Wanda Film Holding, a subsidiary of Wanda Group, to jointly establish an R&D centre …

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MMD Claims First VESA DisplayHDR 1000 Monitor

by Damir Lokas

MMD has a new monitor line-up, Momentum, focused on home entertainment, particularly console gaming. The first Philips Momentum monitor is the Philips 436M6VBPAB which has UltraHD resolution on its 43″ VA panel. The 436M6VBPAB …

Tags:Desktop Monitors| HDR - High Dynamic Range| Large Display Monitor| MMD (AOC Philips)| Vol 25 - Issue 16

It’s About the System

by Bob Raikes

I’m a great believer that when it comes to displays ‘its about the system’ – that is to say, there’s no point in having a great display if you don’t drive it very well. …

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Corning Result 24/04/2018

by Vijaya

Corning Inc. announced its financial results for first quarter 2018 ended March 31, 2018. Net Sales for the Q1 2018 were $2.5 billion, an increase of 5.2%, compared to $2.3 billion in Q1 2017. …

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ViewSonic Launches 3500 Lumen 4K Projector for $1,499

by Bob Raikes

ViewSonic in the US released the PX747-4K 0.47″ DLP projector which supports output of 3,500 Ansi lumens with UltraHD resolution and support for HDE. The unit has a 1.2:1 zoom with a 1.47 – …

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LG Display Result 24/04/2018

by Vijaya

LG Display reported its financial results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2018. Revenues for the Q1 2018 were KRW 5675 billion ($5.26 billion), a decrease of 20.3%, compared to KRW 7062 billion …

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Roku Streaming Stick with Roku OS

Roku OS 8.1 Will Bring Enhanced Voice Search to UK

by Andrew Fenn

Roku has announced that it will soon make its enhanced voice search feature available to users in the UK. The new feature can be used to search for movies, shows, actors and directors, or …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Roku| Voice Input| Vol 25 - Issue 16

HTC Releases Vive Pro Enterprise Bundle, Announces Service Plans

by Andrew Fenn

HTC has released a Vive Pro bundle aimed at enterprises. The Vive Pro 2.0 Kit contains two second-generation SteamVR base stations, two controllers and the headset itself. The company released a similar bundle for …

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