Vol 25 - Issue 37


UEFA Announces Development of OTT Streaming Platform

by Andrew Fenn

UEFA, the administrative body behind Champions League and Europa League, has announced it is developing its own streaming service. Marketing director of football’s European governing body, Guy-Laurent Epstein, made the announcement in an interview …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| OTT Video| Sports and Stadiums| Vol 25 - Issue 37

NEC Appoints Lang Baranday AG as Switzerland Distributor

by Andrew Fenn

Lang Baranday AG will become one of NEC’s Swiss distribution partners from October 1st, expanding Lang’s portfolio in the AV sector and strengthening its position as a partner for rental and staging, system integration …

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IHS Markit: AMOLED Panel-Makers Look to Automotive Sector

by Andrew Fenn

According to a new IHS Market blog written by senior director of display technology David Hsieh, makers of AMOLED panels are setting their sights on the automotive space to serve up better display performance …

Tags:Automotive| Forecasts| IHS Markit| Market Data| Mobile Display Monitor| OLEDs| Vol 25 - Issue 37

IDC: AR Headset Prevalence is Still a Few Years Out

by Andrew Fenn

Global shipments of standalone and tethered AR and VR headsets are expected to total 4.2 million units in 2018, up 31% from 2017. Looking ahead to 2022, shipments for these headsets is expected to …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Forecasts| IDC| Market Data| Mobile Display Monitor| Virtual Reality| Vol 25 - Issue 37

TrendForce Expects Stiff Competition in TV ODM Market

by Andrew Fenn

WitsView, a division of TrendForce of Taiwan, reports that Foxconn is expected to take first place in the global shipment ranking of LCD TV ODMs in 2018, with the brand benefiting from the strong …

Tags:Foxconn (Honhai)| Large Display Monitor| Market Data| TPV (TP Vision)| TV Production| Vol 25 - Issue 37

Digital TV Research: Global OTT Revenues to Reach $129 Billion

by Andrew Fenn

Global online TV episode and movie revenues will reach $129 billion in 2023, more than double the $53 billion recorded in 2017. About $16 billion will be added in 2018 alone, according to a …

Tags:Forecasts| Large Display Monitor| Market Data| Mobile Display Monitor| OTT Video| TV Viewing| Vol 25 - Issue 37

Fraunhofer Develops OLED on Silicon for VR Headsets

by Norbert Hildebrand

The Fraunhofer Institute for Electronics, Electron Beam and Plasma Technology FEP announced in a press release the development of an OLED micro display with frame rates of 120Hz. The device is aimed at VR …

Tags:AR/VR| Augmented Reality| Fraunhofer| Microdisplays| Mobile Display Monitor| OLEDs| Vol 25 - Issue 37

The Next Big Thing for Displays is Automotive?

by Norbert Hildebrand

After writing for years about the Next Big Thing for the display industry I have to admit that my personal favorite the AR – VR – MR (together XR) or any other reality-based technology …

Tags:Automotive| Flexible Displays| OLEDs| Vol 25 - Issue 37