01/26/2010, Do you think that LCD TVs can still improve? Well, a Japanese company called Zeon claims that it will be able to do so, thanks to a film it has developed for the polarizing plates of LCD screens, which would boost picture contrast significantly. This phase difference film is made from Cyclo Olefin Polymer, making it suitable for LCD TVs based on an in-plane-switching (IPS) technology, which is used by […]
01/15/2010, When you’re back from a hard day at work, you’ll probably want to kick back and relax in the tub, but why not relax in style? If you’re willing to fork out $2999 for this bathtub, you’ll get a brand-new multifunction computerized whirlpool tub, not to mention an LCD TV to go with it. It sports 5 adjustable body massage jets, 14 whirlpool bubble bath jets, 6 small water jets, […]
01/11/2010, It’s still an unconfirmed rumor, but word is going around that Apple has snapped up the available supply of 10.1 inch multi-touch display LCD and OLED screens for its upcoming tablet. Folks have been speculating as to whether Apple will be using OLED screens for its upcoming tablet, and if this rumor is true, we might be seeing an Apple Tablet with an OLED screen. So does this also confirm […]
01/05/2010, 3M has unveiled its M2256PW display, which is a 22-inch high-definition multitouch LCD display. While multitouch isn’t a new technology, the monitor boasts 3M’s Projected Capacitive Technology, allowing the display to support 10-finger multitouch. While most will probably be wondering why anybody would need 10 finger multitouch, it seems that it might be useful in environments such as computer aided design, digital signage, etc. The screen will have a resolution […]
12/18/2009, BenQ isn’t about to let up on the competition by releasing a couple more LED-backlight LCD monitors to the market in Japan this Christmas day, where they are better known by model numbers V2210 and V2410. Both of them will sport full HD resolution (1,920 x 1,080 pixels), a 1,000:1 contrast ratio and a 250cd/m2 brightness level alongside a HDMI port and a D-Sub to hook you up to various […]
12/13/2009, It seems that there is a growing market for PCs that are able to be mounted to the back of LCD panels, and Acer’s Revo can certainly attest to that The latest entry from Piixl certainly takes it to another realm though. As you can see from the picture above, it’s a super slim computer that’s only 30mm deep, but boasts a 3GHz Core 2 Duo chip (with Core i5 […]
12/01/2009, Nokia has filed a lawsuit against Samsung, LG Displays and other manufacturers of LCD displays, claiming that the entire bunch has conspired to inflate prices for displays. This comes a month after AT&T laid claims to similar allegations against LCD manufacturers, which could be interpreted as “there’s no smoke without fire.” What do you think of all this – is Nokia crying foul because they’re starting to lose their competitive […]
12/01/2009, While most people would think of LCD monitors when they hear the name BenQ, the company also comes up with LCD TV’s, and now it has announced a new 42-inch full HD 1080p HDTV. Will this satisfy your video desires? Features of the Samsung SQ4242 include: 1920 x 1080 resolution SRS TruSurround XT surround sound 3 HDMI inputs 20,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio and 5,000:1 true contrast ratio 24p real movie […]
11/09/2009, Display technology is certainly moving forward, and Seiko Epson Corporation has just announced that it has come up with the world’s first 4K-compatible high-temperature polysilicon (HTPS) TFT LCD panel for 3LCD projector. This new panel will utilize Epson’s C2Fine technology, and will also support a resolution of 4096 x 2160, which is 4 times the resolution of Full HD. Epson will be exhibiting the projector with this panel during the […]
10/16/2009, Samsung will finally roll out a couple of its LD-series notebook monitors Stateside – it sure too pretty long considering how Samsung released those in Korea earlier this February. Known as the LD220 and LD190N, they are companion monitors and will function as secondary displays for notebooks. The LD220G is a 22″ monitor that will rely on USB connectivity to send video including those at 1080p resolution. Apart from that, […]
10/14/2009, Samsung will be displaying a rather nice LCD at the IMID expo in South Korea, and we certainly like the keywords “55-inch”, “full HD”, and “3D” when it comes to LCD Panels. The panel is said to have a 240Hz refresh rate, which can’t hurt. Stay tuned, and hopefully sometime in the near future, every one of us will have LCD panels 55-inches (or larger) in the living room.
10/12/2009, In today’s barrage of announcements from HP, we found a big 42″ LCD touch display that supports a 1080p resolution and is built to be on 24/7. The monitor can work in horizontal or vertical position. Now it would be interesting to see a few installations in the real world.
09/17/2009, Sharp has come up with its latest photo alignment technology known as UV2A Technology, where it is able to control the alignment of liquid crystal molecules in a simple LCD panel structure in a precise manner. They will incidentally be the first company in the world to do so, incorporating such technology into their LCD panels. This will definitely provide a leap (not of quantum levels though) for LCD TVs, […]
09/17/2009, Even in the current economic downturn, this has not stopped companies from harnessing the power of advertisements to draw more customers to themselves, and Pro Bag Ads is one such institution that will install LCD displays on the bags of pro golfers, with 2009 PGA champ Michael Allen being the one and only participating golfer at the moment, although we’re pretty sure he won’t be the last. The LCD display […]