TCO Upgrades Sustainability Certification for IT Products

TCO Development today launched the latest generation TCO Certified sustainability certification for IT products. The revision includes new criteria for reducing hazardous non-halogenated flame retardant substances and replacing them with safer alternatives. First to certify product include displays from Eizo, Dell, Lenovo, LG and Samsung. “Today there are over 40,000 chemical substances on the market and the environmental and…

SID: Top 10 Trends in Display Technology

The global display industry continues to grow, with new technologies enabling a host of emerging products and applications. Because displays are the human-interface component for so many electronics products, their importance to devices could rival microprocessors. According to Sri Peruvemba, CEO of Marketer International and Head of Marketing for the Society for Information Display, these…

LCD, OLED Display Markets to Continue Growth

For users, few things are as important on their electronics devices as the display. For mobile devices, touch screens control the device in addition to being the visual center for information. For consumer electronics such as televisions, the display is almost the only thing that matters. Display technologies are not necessarily locked in a battle for…

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Let’s Call Apple’s Supply Chain What it Really Is

What makes one supply chain superior to another? That’s a question that I’ve been mulling over since Apple Inc. announced that the launch of the Apple Watch has been delayed. Once again, Apple is missing a product release because of an alleged faulty component. And once again, Apple tops Gartner’s Top 25 Supply Chain list.…

Smartphone Displays: Still Room to Improve

Even someone that loves their smartphone will admit displays still have room for improvement. Apical Ltd., provider of advanced imaging technology to manufacturers of smartphones and other devices, unveiled the results of its annual smartphone survey.  The study illuminated some surprising data about how consumers engage with their smartphone as well as demonstrating continued smartphone display…

OLED Market to Hit $25.9B by 2018

Transparency Market Research has announced the release of a report titled “OLED Display Market (By Technology – Electroluminescent Materials, Driving Electronics and Other Types of OLED Displays; By End Use – Mobile Phones, TV Displays, Notebook/Desktop, Digital Cameras, Automotives and Others ) – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2012 – 2018”.…