Vol 25 - Issue 25


JCD Installs New Digital Advertising Display Network in Bristol, UK

by Andrew Fenn

In January 2018, JCDecaux won a contract to install a network of eighteen double-sided 86” HD digital advertising displays across the centre of Bristol, UK. The contract provides advertising opportunities at the city’s Cabot …

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Samsung & Insight Run TV Event in LA

by Bob Raikes

Insight Media, with support from Samsung, has run an event in Los Angeles, California this week, with topics including Quantum Dot displays, HDR, 8K and microLED. We had a reporter there and will be …

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Sharp to Re-Enter North American TV Market?

by Andrew Fenn

According to Nikkei, Sharp will re-enter the North American TV market following the confirmation of its parent company Foxconn’s plans to produce LCD panels in the United States. The company recently held a groundbreaking …

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Report: Apple Secures Second OLED Panel Supplier

by Andrew Fenn

Bloomberg reports that Apple has secured an additional supplier of OLED panels for its forthcoming iPhone range. Citing people familiar with the matter, the article states that Apple is forging a partnership with LG …

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JOLED Announces Plans for 5.5G Printed OLED Fab in Ishikawa, Japan

by Andrew Fenn

JOLED, a developer, manufacturer and seller of OLED displays based in Tokyo, Japan and 51% owned by JDI has announced it will be establishing a new 5.5G fab in the country’s Ishikawa Prefecture on …

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LG Expands Gallery Mode TV Feature in Collaboration With TripAdvisor

by Andrew Fenn

New artwork is coming to the Gallery Mode feature of LG’s 2018 OLED and Super UHD TVs. With pictures sourced from content partner and global travel website TripAdvisor, LG TV owners can now enjoy …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| LG Electronics (LGE)| TVs (TV Sets)| Vol 25 - Issue 25

Panasonic Technology Used For Sistine Chapel Recreation in Italy

by Andrew Fenn

Panasonic technology has been used to recreate the Sistine Chapel in a multi-sensory stage show at the Auditorium Conciliazione in Rome, Italy. The immersive experience has been divided into five sectors. In total, the …

Tags:Back Panel| Large Display Monitor| Panasonic| Pro AV| Projection Mapping| Projectors| Vol 25 - Issue 25

JCDecaux Enters Bid to Acquire Australia and New Zealand’s APN Outdoor

by Andrew Fenn

JCDecaux has entered into an agreement to acquire digital-out-of-home media company APN Outdoor for approximately AUD 1.119 billion ($823.13 million). APN Outdoor operates in Australia and New Zealand, primarily in the large-format billboard segment, …

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Daktronics Acquires Broadcast Specialist AJT Systems

by Andrew Fenn

US-based manufacturer Daktronics has acquired the services and technology of AJT Systems — a developer of real-time live to air graphics rendering and video server systems for the broadcast TV industry. Daktronics president and …

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Report: Intel CPU Delay Having Knock-On Effect in Taiwan Notebook Industry

by Andrew Fenn

Industry sources have revealed that notebooks incorporating Intel’s next CPU will miss their scheduled release window, according to Digitimes. Acer, Asus, Dell, HP and Lenovo had all planned to release new products featuring the …

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Netgem Launches New TV Viewing Experience For the UK

by Andrew Fenn

Netgem has launched a newly-designed television viewing experience for its users in the UK, combining content from providers including Freeview Play, BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, All 4, Demand 5 and UKTV Play, alongside on-demand …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Smart TV| STBs| UK (United Kingdom)| Vol 25 - Issue 25