Universal Display’s Apple ties are proving costly
Published in Graphics

OLED screens might not be happening after all

Rumours that Apple is not going to have an OLED screen in its iPhone 8 are proving costly to its key supplier Universal Display.

iPhone 8 might not get OLED after all
Published in News
Thursday, 17 November 2016 12:18

iPhone 8 might not get OLED after all


Tech in short supply


Hopes that Apple might sex up its iPhone 8 with OLED technology could be dashed by the fact that its suppliers can’t make enough of the technology.

Samsung Display bets on VR and AR
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 26 October 2016 13:16

Samsung Display bets on VR and AR


Push for OLED

Samsung Display thinks that VR and AR could be the technology needed to push mobile OLED panels.

New MacBooks are around the corner
Published in News
Monday, 24 October 2016 19:41

New MacBooks are around the corner


CPU upgrade

Apple is preparing to launch its updated versions of MacBooks and a new USB Type-C MagSafe-like charging, new CPUs and an OLED touch are the loudest of rumors. 

Sharp to spend $570 million on OLED
Published in Graphics
Friday, 30 September 2016 12:10

Sharp to spend $570 million on OLED


Back in the game

Japan's Sharp is to spend $570 million on its OLED screen business in one of the first major investments since it was taken over by Foxconn.

LG predicts second quarter recovery
Published in News
Wednesday, 27 July 2016 12:00

LG predicts second quarter recovery


Bad days behind it

LG Display has said that it will have a second-half earnings recovery, signaling a pickup for the struggling panel industry as clients prepare to launch new OLED gadgets.

Smaller companies doing better out of OLED
Published in Graphics


Finding their niche


While the bigger tech companies are being battered trying to get making organic light emitting diode (OLED) screens to market, smaller Japanese gear makers are doing rather well.

Samsung makes 95 per cent of OLED market
Published in Graphics


While the rest of the world is talking about OLED displays, it seems that 95 per cent of the displays made by Samsung.

Xiaomi Miband 2 launched
Published in Wearables
Monday, 06 June 2016 12:13

Xiaomi Miband 2 launched


OLED, better tracking

Xiaomi has released its Miband 2 and the new fitness band offers much for a tiny price. It starts selling tomorrow for equivalent of $23 (149 Yuan) in China and a few companies will ship it to Europe and USA for a bit more. 

Apple looks for new MacBook ideas
Published in Notebooks
Tuesday, 31 May 2016 12:19

Apple looks for new MacBook ideas


OLED function keys will make all the difference


In a desperate attempt to appear innovative again, the Fruity Cargo cult Apple is rumoured to be planning to replace the function keys on its MacBook Pro with a new OLED display touch bar.