Display Technology News Roundup 2.13.2017
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Forget touchscreens, this smartphone concept wants to use holograms "Your future smartphone could be entirely voice activated, displaying your text messages and other info with holograms. At least, that's the idea behind Alo, a new ...... "via Mashable

Is LCD Still a Growth Driver for AMAT's Display Revenue? - Market"In 2016, Applied Materials' (AMAT) display revenue rose 28% YoY (year-over-year) to $1.2 billion, whereas new orders rose 160% YoY to $2.2 billion.... "via Market Realist

Tackling The High-Res Display Needs Of VR: Kopin's Lightning OLED Microdisplay "The resolutions of VR displays are too low, the refresh rates are mostly too slow, and the power requirements of displays are too high! "via Tom's Hardware

Panasonic EZ1002 OLED TV preview: Stunning OLED punch paired ... - Pocket"Panasonic announced its return to OLED TVs at IFA 2016, and subsequently unveiled the EZ1000 series at CES 2017. Originally announced as a 65-inch model ...... "vialint.com

Google Pixel 2: The Combination Of AMOLED Display With Aluminium Body "Three months after the launch of the primary cell phone conveying the Google name, it might be the time to have a gander at renders of the Google Pixel 2 - slated to make its introduction at some point in the second half of 2017. Right off, Google... "via MStarsNews

Is Voice the New Touch Screen for Mobile Devices? — BizTech "Voice controls may supplant touch input as the dominant way users interact with their devices, and that could change how work gets done.... "via BizTech Magazine

Apple Supplier Japan Display Creating Flexible LCD Panels for Use in Future iPhones "[Japan Display] has come up with a plan to battle the increasing popularity of organic light-emitting diode (OLED)"via Mac Rumors

NEC introduces LCD laser-based projectors at ISE 2017 "Designed with minimal maintenance in mind, the two laser projectors feature a fully-sealed optical engine, allowing"via InAVate

New LCD tech could make virtual reality displays three times sharper "Screen resolutions continue to improve at a phenomenal pace. Just over a decade ago most people were still using 576i and 480i standard definition screens, but after HD went mainstream resolutions of 720p and 1080p have become the norm, and now ...... "via TechRadar

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