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Q&A: Powerbooster Aims to Advance Screen Technology

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Is the next generation smartphone going to include a flexible, bendable screen?...
Q&A: Powerbooster Aims to Advance Screen Technology

Well That Was Fast! 3D TVs Are Already Dead

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It seems that 3D televisions have lost their appeal. 3D TV was the it-product at CES in 2010, but now TV manufacturers are no longer hyping the technology the way they have in the past.  This year at CES, very few television makers even mentioned 3D, Troy Wolverton of the Mercury...
Well That Was Fast! 3D TVs Are Already Dead

Total TV shipments to fall 1.4% in 2012, as LCD unit sales growth slows to 5%

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This isn’t the best year for television manufacturers, as total unit shipments are expected to ease some 1.4%, according to data presented by DisplaySearch. That decline is brought about by a slowing in the growth of sales of LCD televisions, which are expected to rise only 5% this year. That’s down around 28%...
Total TV shipments to fall 1.4% in 2012, as LCD unit sales growth slows to 5%
iPhone 5 touchscreen scrolling glitch could hamper game development [video]
Motorola's Atrix HD: A high-end phone with a low-end price tag (review)

Transparent OLED display + Kinect = 3D interactive desktop

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The tech world is all about touch right now: tablets, laptops, smartphones. But what if that is already being outshown by a new technology, one that isn’t touch-based, so much as it is interaction-based. Another gem from Microsoft Research (we wish the Research team was a bit more commercial, if you...
Transparent OLED display + Kinect = 3D interactive desktop

Exclusive: BlackBerry 10 L-Series & N-Series UI, Specs

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BlackBerry 10 is upon us, as we expect RIM to make a formal announcement for the first device in August. Details regarding the BlackBerry 10 operating have been mildly out in the open. However, little has been known regarding the first BlackBerry 10 all-touch smartphone and the eventual physical keyboard...
Exclusive: BlackBerry 10 L-Series & N-Series UI, Specs
Qualcomm looking to license Mirasol screen technology, sell only 'certain Mirasol products'

Sharp on Course for Huge Losses, Ramps up Production of Rumored Apple Screens

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Japanese display maker Sharp said Thursday it is ramping up production of a screen technology rumored to be favored by Apple for its new devices, even as its......
Sharp on Course for Huge Losses, Ramps up Production of Rumored Apple Screens
WSJ: Next iPhone to feature new, thinner display technology

Zeebox to get live in-app video feed from Sky's Got to Dance final

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BSkyB's investment in social TV startup starts to bear fruit with real-time commentarySocial TV app Zeebox will be getting a live in-app video feed during the final of Sky 1 HD's Got to Dance show when it airs on Sunday 4 March.The feed won't be the show itself, but will...
Zeebox to get live in-app video feed from Sky's Got to Dance final
Sprint to launch Samsung Galaxy Note II on October 25th for $299.99

Sharp is bringing full-HD LCD viewing to the masses with new 5-inch mobile displays

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Sharp is doing its part to bridge the gap between big screen technology and mobile devices after it revealed that it has begun producing 5-inch full-HD LCD panels that it says bring the pixel density of a full HD-LCD TV to smartphone screens. The 1,080 by 1,920 pixel panels generate...
Sharp is bringing full-HD LCD viewing to the masses with new 5-inch mobile displays

Amazon Just Bought Liquavista, Samsung's Touchscreen Company (AMZN)

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Amazon has bought Liquavista, Samsung's screen technology company. The news has been officially confirmed via Amazon in an emailed statement, but we first heard about it via The Digital Reader. There are no public details on how much Amazon paid for the company, but the immediate speculation is that the...
Amazon Just Bought Liquavista, Samsung's Touchscreen Company (AMZN)

Sharp AQUOS SH-06D arrives from Japan, we go hands-on (video)

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Sharp's AQUOS SH-06D will most probably never leave the Land of The Rising Sun. That doesn't stop us, however, from lusting after its 4.5-inch. This 720p display also manages 3D, spread across a slinky 10mm frame that houses NTT DoCoMo's recently launched NOTTV streaming broadcast system. The device arrives...
Sharp AQUOS SH-06D arrives from Japan, we go hands-on (video)

Amazon's next Kindle e-reader will have a "Paperwhite" backlit display

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Ever since Barnes & Noble debuted its backlit Nook e-reader, all eyes have been on Amazon for its upgraded Kindle. Now it looks like Amazon’s backlit e-reader has been leaked, ahead of the company’s media event next week. The Verge has gotten its hands on a series of images...
Amazon's next Kindle e-reader will have a "Paperwhite" backlit display

Foxconn's Hon Hai sets up new research center in Sharp's backyard

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Foxconn's Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. has set up a new research center devoted to display and touch technologies in Japan that could end up hiring staff away from Sharp.The new center, called Foxconn Japan RD Co., represents a major investment for Hon Hai and aims to recruit top...
Foxconn's Hon Hai sets up new research center in Sharp's backyard

The iPad Mini's display isn't Retina, but it's still good enough

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Retina-caliber displays are superb. Apple defines “Retina” as a display that is so high-resolution that at a specific distance defined by the screen’s size, the human eye cannot distinguish individual pixels. Without a doubt, this is a huge improvement in screen technology that truly makes text and images come come...
The iPad Mini's display isn't Retina, but it's still good enough
The Doro PhoneEasy 740: Finally, An Android Phone For Your Grandparents
Amazon reportedly buys Samsung's Liquavista screen tech company, potentially for color Kindle

Rumor: Next-gen iPad mini display tech being developed by AU Optronics

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A report out of the Far East claims that iPad mini display supplier AU Optronics has started development of screen technology to be used in the next-generation of Apple's mid-sized tablet....
Rumor: Next-gen iPad mini display tech being developed by AU Optronics
If this is the best Sharp can do, 2013 is going to be another tough year
Microsoft's new vision: A big screen on every wall, and a Kinect sensor in every bezel
Barnes & Noble takes on Kindle Fire with new $199 Nook Tablet; Nook Color drops to $169

Microsoft confirms that it has acquired home automation startup R2 Studios for its Xbox division

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Microsoft has today confirmed what was reported last week by the Wall Street Journal: it has acquired home entertainment technology company id8 Group R2 Studios for its Xbox division. What’s more, R2 founder Blake Krikorian is being appointed as corporate vice president of Microsoft’s Interactive Entertainment Business. An earlier WSJ report claimed that...
Microsoft confirms that it has acquired home automation startup R2 Studios for its Xbox division

Amazon's Kindle Paperwhite: Four Years in the Making

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Amazon executives gush about their new e-reader as the Kindle they always wanted to make. While the latest Kindle Touch came out last year, the technology behind the Kindle Paperwhite’s new lit screen is four years in the making. Amazon purchased a Finnish company a couple years back that was...
Amazon's Kindle Paperwhite: Four Years in the Making

Samsung Galaxy S Marries Android to an Amazing Screen [PICS]

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The Galaxy S from Samsung could well be the “new hotness” in the Android lineup — something to follow the glow of the Nexus One (lackluster sales and all, the device still sends tech nerds into fits of frothy exuberance).Just announced at CTIA, the Galaxy S will feature a...
Samsung Galaxy S Marries Android to an Amazing Screen [PICS]

ViewSonic announces new smartphones and tablets for MWC

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ViewSonic on Friday announced a slew of new smartphones and tablets set to debut at Mobile World Congress, SlashGear reports. The company’s Android-powered ViewPhone 4s looks to compete directly with Apple’s iPhone, featuring a 3.5-inch 960 x 640-pixel display with 326ppi, Ice Cream Sandwich, dual SIMs, a 5-megapixel camera and a...
ViewSonic announces new smartphones and tablets for MWC

Sony Brings NXT Smartphone Series to U.S.

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Following the June release of the Sony Xperia Ion, the electronics giant has brought three smartphones in its NXT series — the Xperia S, Xperia P and Xperia U — to market in the U.S. Sony Xperia S All three phones are “unlocked” — meaning, they’re available without carrier contract...
Sony Brings NXT Smartphone Series to U.S.

Japan Display ramps up mobile, mid-size screen business

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Screen technology alliance Japan Display has formally launched operations as of the start of April. The teamwork between Hitachi, Sony, Toshiba, and the government's Innovation Network Corporation of Japan is divided and will have several divisions, some of which are behind the scenes while others will focus on specific markets....
Japan Display ramps up mobile, mid-size screen business
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