Vol 25 - Issue 37


OLED Prospects Look Positive – LGD Boosting Output

by Bob Raikes

The OLED Association attended the recent OLED Summit and made an interesting comparison between the OLED revenue forecasts from IHS and from DSCC. OLED Revenues – data source: IHS/DSCC Image: OLED-A The Association has …

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Roku Announces Premiere Range of Ultra HD Streaming Devices

by Andrew Fenn

Roku has launched its Premiere range of streaming devices, both capable of outputting Ultra HD and HDR video, alongside a refreshed Roku Ultra bundle. Both the Premiere and Premiere+ streaming players have a quad-core …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| OTT Video| Roku| Smart TV| Streaming Dongles| Vol 25 - Issue 37

Over 600 m² LED Used at European Track & Field Championships

by Andrew Fenn

Screen Visions, the Stuttgart-based LED specialist, was commissioned to provide, install and oversee all the visual equipment used at the European Track & Field Championships at Berlin’s Olympic Stadium — 550 m² of 10mm …

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Comcast Becomes Major Shareholder in Sky as Fox Decides to Sell

by Andrew Fenn

Comcast has beaten 21st Century Fox at the recent sealed bid auction for Sky, with a bid of £17.28 per share (about $22.50). Comcast initially acquired 30% of Sky shares, while the company’s success …

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A tip of the Hat for Royole’s Flexible OLED Display

by Matthew Brennesholtz

Royole’s Michael Williams wears a top hat with a Royole flexible OLED Display. (Credit: M. Brennesholtz) Royole Corporation was at the recent Pepcom event in New York to talk about their flexible OLED technology. …

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The Enterprise Wearable Technology Summit

by Matthew Brennesholtz

The fifth Enterprise Wearable Technology Summit (EWTS) will be held October 9-11, 2018 in Austin, Texas. This meeting will bring together people who are using or are considering using wearable technology in the enterprise. …

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Aoto Pushing 4 Chip MiniLED

by Bob Raikes

Chinese LED maker, Aoto, was highlighting the ‘generation 2’ miniLED technology that it introduced us to at Infocomm (Aoto Moves MiniLED to Generation 2 for HDR – note that the image we got at …

Tags:IBC 2018| Large Display Monitor| LED| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Vol 25 - Issue 37

More Details About Korean Shopping Centre’s Absen LED Centrepiece

by Andrew Fenn

Featuring content created by Moment Factory, a curved LED tower was installed by Absen’s Korean retail marketing Asone at the Starfield shopping centre in Goyang, South Korea earlier this year. Now, the company has …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| LED| Retail| Vol 25 - Issue 37

Sears Sells Off Assets to Deal with Multi-Billion-Dollar Debts

by Andrew Fenn

Department store chain Sears in the US is formulating a restructuring plan to deal with its ongoing debt problem. The company is looking to sell $1.75 billion worth of assets and $1.5 billion of …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| Reorganisation & Restructuring| Retail| USA| Vol 25 - Issue 37

An Inflection Point in Pay TV Production to Delivery

by Bob Raikes

Oh, no! Bob has been away (at IBC) and seen of those damned ‘inflection points’ again. There are some things you see and hear that change your perception forever. You can’t go back. Music …

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Eclair and Samsung Partner to Bring Onyx Cinema LED Tech to Europe

by Andrew Fenn

Eclair, a provider of content services for the motion picture and television industries, has entered into an agreement with Samsung for the installation of the Onyx Cinema LED solution at its facility in Paris, …

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Supercines Selects Santa Clara and Volfoni as 3D Tech Providers

by Andrew Fenn

Volfoni, a European provider of 3D technology, has partnered with Santa Clara Poltronas, a Brazilian cinema system integrator, to supply Supercines with 3D hardware systems across all its cinema locations in Ecuador. Volfoni has …

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