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2011-12-30 10:42:12

LG will be showcasing a new 84-inch "Ultra Definition" television during the 2012 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas in January. The new television set by the company is being advertised as the "world's largest 3D TV". "We are bringing together all our Smart TV and 3D knowledge in the 3D UD TV in order to demonstrate to the CES audience that LG is committed to being the world's leading brand for immersive home entertainment in 2012 and beyond," LG Home Entertainment CEO Havis Kwon...

LG Announces 55-inch OLED TV Panel
2011-12-26 10:19:02

A new generation of television screen is coming and it is super thin and super clear. Korean-based LG is calling its upcoming a 55-inch wide OLED TV screen the “World´s Largest”, and at only 5 mm-thick it may well be one of the thinnest as well. The panel boasts a contrast ratio of 100,000:1 and has a color gamut that is “wider” than that produced by LCD panels, Stan Schroeder of Mashable is reporting. All of these characteristics make it a candidate for...

2011-10-20 10:00:00

NanoMarkets estimates that OLED encapsulation technologies will generate revenues nearing one billion ($US) before the end of the decade. Glen Allen, VA (PRWEB) October 20, 2011 Industry analyst firm NanoMarkets announces the release of its latest market report on OLED materials titled, âœMarkets for OLED Encapsulation â“ 2011.â In the report NanoMarkets sees big opportunities for makers of OLED encapsulation products as OLED lighting...

2011-08-24 12:00:00

Backlight Demand Predicted to Peak in 2013, to be Overtaken by an Increased Demand for LED Lighting, according to DisplaySearch. Santa Clara, Calif. (PRWEB) August 24, 2011 As shown in the latest DisplaySearch Quarterly LED Supply/Demand Market Forecast Report, market indicators continue to predict a rise in LED usage across applications, with lighting leading the way in LED applications with a predicted increase of 20% over 2010. The total package revenue for backlight and lighting...

2011-08-04 09:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sharp is bringing back an iconic name in television by introducing Elite LED LCD TVs. Providing the highest caliber picture quality and technology available, Elite TVs are designed for discerning consumers who want the best home entertainment experience. "Over the past 25 years the Elite brand has developed a loyal and avid fan base of audiophiles and videophiles," said Tom Evans, Sharp's associate vice president and general manager of Product...

2011-06-22 07:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- VIZIO, America's #1 LCD HDTV Company*, announced today that it outperformed the industry as the number one shipper of LCD HDTVs in Q1 2011 for both North America and the U.S. with a market share of more than 20%*. Since bringing home several awards at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show, the brand has seen an increased demand for its newest technology, including Theater 3D(TM) , VIZIO Internet Apps® (V.I.A.) and Beyond...

Word of the Day
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.