How many of us have gritted our teeth and have shaken our fists at cars with modified exhausts, revving so loudly for no reason other than to show off? It is also why many of us can also appreciate how quiet electric/hybrid vehicles are when they run. However it turns out that maybe we might be taking the noise from cars for granted.
For those who are blind and who might be hard on hearing, the noises from cars is what tells them that a vehicle is there or is approaching. This is why it wasn’t too long ago there was a ruling in which regulators proposed a rule that would require carmakers of electric and hybrid vehicles to install systems that would make their cars sound noisy, but unfortunately it seems that the ruling has been delayed. Read full post →Rules For “Noisier” Electric Cars Delayed Until 2016
A couple of days ago a report out of South Korea revealed that Apple would be making the shift to OLED displays for their iPhone come 2018. This seems to suggest that Apple’s switch will be earlier than expected, at least according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo who predicted that Apple will be sticking with LCD displays for at least the next 3 years.
That being said, it looks like more “evidence” has surfaced to suggest that Apple will be making the switch. This time it comes from Japan via a report from Nikkei (via AppleInsider) in which they claim that LG could also be one of the potential suppliers of OLED display panels to Apple. It seems that Apple had already informed LG of their intent and the company is said to be ramping up its production capacity accordingly. Read full post →LG Rumored To Be Potential iPhone OLED Supplier To Apple