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Samsung might sell off LCD business

02/15/2012, When it comes to HDTVs, surely Samsung must rank in your mind amongst the other big name brands. Well, even the South Korean manufacturing giant is finding it to be tough going these days, mulling over the sale of its LCD unit amidst a dip in demand....

Display companies fined for price fixing

10/31/2011, South Korea has fined 10 LCD manufacturers for price fixing, or consorting to artificially increase price of their goods. This usually works by agreeing on an artificial floor price, thus nullifying the normal market forces that tends to push LCD prices...

Sony Out of Samsung LCD Joint Venture

10/30/2011, Sony is reportedly selling some or all of its share of the Sony-Samsung LCD joint venture, which started years ago, when LCD was booming. Both companies started working together in 2004 as Sony realized that Samsung had advanced manufacturing and great...

Swatch Touch watches officially unveiled

09/29/2011, Watches with touch screens aren’t exactly new. There have been concepts drawn up in the past, and even the latest iPod Nano can double up as a watch with touch screen capabilities, but now it looks like Swatch, the popular watchmaker, has hopped aboard...

Sony, Toshiba and Hitachi merge LCD operations

08/31/2011, Mergers often end up with some corners being cut (cost savings in corporate parlance), resulting in a leaner and often meaner entity. Of course, there will be collateral damage along the way, but then again that is to be expected. The latest news that is...

LG denies OLED Apple TV

08/22/2011, A while back there were rumors that Apple was planning its very own 55” OLED television while partnered with LG. Well it looks like if you were hoping to get your hands on the rumored television, LG Display’s CEO Kwon Young-Soo has come out and denied...

LCDs charged up using solar power, own backlight

08/22/2011, Researchers and scientists have managed to discover a method that will enable LCD displays juice themselves up using nothing but solar power, indoor lighting or even the device’s very own backlight. To put it in a nutshell, imagine delivering some...

Sony WhiteMagic LCD module samples to start shipping in October

08/10/2011, Fans of Sony products will be delighted to know that the company has succeeded in commercializing what they’re calling “WhiteMagic”, which is an LCD module that utilizes the newly-developed “RGBW” method, which adds a white pixel to the RGB...

Evoluce TWO is one interactive display

07/20/2011, Evoluce, the German display manufacturer known for its multi-touch + gesture displays has just announced the release of the Evolouce TWO. An improvement over the I-voluce, it still features a 46″ multi-touch LCD display, but this time it can detect...

Tokyoflash’s Kisai Kaidoku watch tells the time with text

07/06/2011, You’ve got to love Tokyoflash watches for their unique designs and extremely confusing ways to tell the time, and this model is no different. The Tokyoflash watch named Kisai Kaidoku was a design that was submitted last year by Canadian Tynan Mayhew,...

Samsung LCD Refrigerator with apps now on sale

06/21/2011, Who would’ve thought we’d live to see the day where our refrigerators can do more than just keep our food and cooking ingredients cold? Earlier this year, Samsung introduced us to the world of next generation kitchen appliances, and one of...

Toshiba ups display ante with 367ppi LCD, targets cellphones

05/16/2011, As mobile devices get more and more pervasive these days, it makes perfect sense for hardware manufacturers to do their level best to release technology that will stand heads and shoulders above the crowd, and is future proof to a certain extent. Toshiba...

Samsung RF4289 smart fridge gets a price tag

04/18/2011, Just like all technology when it is first released, it gets tagged with a ridiculous price until the competition arrives with lower prices, and it usually starts to drop from there. But sometimes, technology is pretty ridiculous, and you wonder why people...

Mitsubishi 5″ WVGA color TFT LCD module announced

04/17/2011, Mitsubishi has just announced that they will be rolling out their 5″ WVGA color TFT LCD module, where said module will target industrial-use and works great for outdoor applications including portable terminals. Sporting industry-leading high...