Vol 25 - Issue 19


VR, HDR & Simulation

by Bob Raikes

I was at two events this week – the ITEC event in Stuttgart and the NEC Showcase in London. I had hoped to get the ITEC report done for this week, but it didn’t …

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TV Connect Not on the Up

by Bob Raikes

The TV Connect conference and exhibition took place in London last week. This is the third or fourth that I have attended and usually there are a few unexpected technical items of interest in …

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Toshiba Releases dynaEdge AR Smart Glasses Solution

by Andrew Fenn

Toshiba’s client solutions division has announced the availability of its dynaEdge AR smart glasses solution. With a starting price point of $1,899.99, the device is the company’s first wearable AR solution to combine the …

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LG G7 ThinQ Releases in South Korea at the End of May

by Andrew Fenn

The rollout of LG’s newest smartphone kicks off this week in its home market of South Korea with key markets in Asia, the Americas, and Europe to follow shortly thereafter. Officially announced two weeks …

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IDC: Enhanced Features Lead to Commercial Growth for Detachables

by Andrew Fenn

According to the latest figures published by IDC, the overall tablet market for Western Europe declined 8.1% year-on-year, shipping 6.6 million units in the first quarter of 2018, as the tablet market continues to …

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HTC: Ready Player One Boosts VR Interest in China

by Bob Raikes

HTC China’s president Alvin Wang Graylin has said that the popularity of Ready Player One, the recent movie release from Steven Spielberg, will encourage more people to purchase VR equipment over the next 12 …

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Pimax to Ship Pre-Production “8K” Headset Later This Month

by Andrew Fenn

Pimax has announced that ten pre-production units of its “8K” M1 headset will be shipping to a select few closed beta testers later this month. The device’s release has been delayed multiple times, most …

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Sapphire Points to Upcoming InfoComm

by Matthew Brennesholtz

Companies exhibiting at Sapphire Marketing’s New York City roadshow event were all looking to tap into the New York professional AV market at the heavily attended event on May 16th. In addition, the companies …

Tags:Digital Projection Inc (DPI)| Infocomm 2018| Large Display Monitor| Pro AV| Super Hi-Vision (8K)| Vol 25 - Issue 19

TCO Certified Issues Last Call for Generation 8 Comments

by Andrew Fenn

TCO Certified has issued a final call for any comments regarding the draft of its next-generation criteria. Any and all comments must be filed by May 31st in order to be considered. Comment evaluation …

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German Home Electronics Sees Flat Year-on-Year Growth in 2018 Q1

by Andrew Fenn

The German home electronics moved up 0.3% year-on-year in the first quarter of 2018, according to GFU which has published its Hemix report. In the months from January to March 2018, a turnover of …

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DFF to Hold Automotive Display Platform Meeting

by Andrew Fenn

The DFF has announced that it will will host a meeting regarding automotive displays on June 11th and 12th at Dexerials European head office in Frankfurt, Germany. More information can be found on the …

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Dish Network Result 08/05/2018

by Vijaya

Dish Network Corporation announced its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. Net revenues for Q1 2018 were $3.46 billion, a decrease of 6%, compared to $3.68 billion in Q1 2107. …

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