Vol 25 - Issue 35


IBC Reveals A Stunning Image

by Bob Raikes

We have shorter issues again this week – but as we just sent out the IFA report, we didn’t think that you would be short of things to look at. We finished the IFA …

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Apple Officially Launches New iPhone Trio and Apple Watch Series 4

by Andrew Fenn

Apple took to the stage this week at the Steve Jobs Theatre in Cupertino, California to announce its new iPhone range and Apple Watch Series 4. The presentation began with a staff member transporting …

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LG Edging OLED Panel Pricing Up

by Bob Raikes

The OLED-A reports that LG Display has been increasing its pricing for its panels as it has wide acceptance of the quality and performance of the technology, but is still not making money from …

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LG Takes a Stake in Nanosys

by Bob Raikes

LG Display has made an investment of $10 million in Nanosys, the developer of quantum dot technology according to the OLED-A and representing around 4% of the company. Analyst Comment We contacted Nanosys to …

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OLED is Hopping

by Ken Werner

I’m not a tribal guy. When folks in the neighborhood bar scream for the New York Giants, I quietly order another glass of Cabernet. And when LG touts the superiority of OLED-TV, I can’t …

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Analogue AR Smartwatch Kickstarter Fully Funded Within 24 Hours

by Andrew Fenn

A Swedish watch manufacturer has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund the development of what it describes as “a new breed of analogue smartwatches that adapt to your lifestyle by streaming meaningful data live …

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Sony Master Series AF9 Flagship OLED TV Shipping Now

by Andrew Fenn

Sony has begun shipping its flagship Master Series AF9/A9F OLED TV, which is described as a “reference-quality” TV set, thanks in no small part to its on-board auto-calibration features from CalMAN. The AF9/A9F is …

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tvOS 12 Coming to Apple TV 4 and 4K on September 17th

by Andrew Fenn

tvOS 12 has been formally announced and will be released for Apple TV 4 and Apple TV 4K on September 17th. The upgrade brings a raft of new features, including Dolby Atmos sound. Customers …

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Huawei Launches OTT Video Platform for Its Smartphone Customers

by Andrew Fenn

Huawei Video is a new OTT TV platform now available for Huawei and Honor smartphone users in Spain and Italy, ahead of a wider European launch. Users can access pilot episodes, trailers and bonus …

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Altibox Selects VisualOn to Deliver Video to Apple TV App

by Andrew Fenn

VisualOn, a multimedia software company that enables scalable, cross-platform media playback for global streaming media brands, is now providing users of fibre-to-the-home broadband from Norwegian telco Altibox with the ability to stream high-quality video …

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Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Camera Impresses in DxOMark Review

by Andrew Fenn

DxOMark has just published the results of its in-depth analysis of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 smartphone camera. The Note 9 comes with a dual-camera setup, featuring a wide-angle camera with 12MP sensor, f/1.5-2.4 …

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Mitsubishi Displays and Peerless-AV Wall Mounts Installed at ISE HQ

by Andrew Fenn

Integrated Systems Events has installed a recessed 1 × 4 video wall in its headquarters in Munich, Germany, using quick-release video wall mounts from Peerless-AV, creating a new collaboration and meeting space for ISE …

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