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.

OLED will not replace LED
Published in Graphics
Friday, 27 May 2016 13:05

OLED will not replace LED


Just for smartphones

Global Lighting Technologies (GLT) chairman Lee Man-hsiang dismissed a long standing belief that OLED panels will replace TFT-LCD.

Transparent display is with us
Published in News
Thursday, 19 May 2016 11:35

Transparent display is with us

Only problem is that is a bit rubbish

Almost every sci-fi telly programme has tablets and monitors which are transparent and it seems that Samsung has finally build them. The only problem is that they are not that great to use.

Samsung will remain ahead in the telly market
Published in News


Been the leader since 2011


Samsung is pretty sure it can keep its title of the world’s top flat-screen television manufacturer for a sixth consecutive year.

Samsung denies OLED by next year
Published in News
Wednesday, 04 May 2016 10:59

Samsung denies OLED by next year


But might have something else up its sleeve

Samsung has rejected a claim from the OLED Association predicting that it would reintroduce an OLED TV lineup in 2017.