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Orbotech to Support CEC Panda's New Gen 8.5 Fab in a $55 Million Deal
July 24, 2014
Orbotech Ltd. (NASDAQ: ORBK) Orbotech Ltd., a global leader in advanced technology production solutions for flat panel display ("FPD") manufacturing, announced today that TFT LCD panel maker Nanjing CEC Panda LCD Technology Co., Ltd. (a China Electronics Corp. company) has selected Orbotech as the inspection, testing and repair equipment vendor for its new Gen 8.5 fab in Nanjing, China. During the first and second quarters of 2014, Nanjing CEC Panda placed orders totaling approximately $55 million for Orbotech's newly introduced systems. Installation is expected to commence in the fourth quarter of 2014 and to continue throughout the first half of 2015. Orbotech was chosen for the high-performance capabilities of its recently launched inspection, repair and testing products, which are able to support the complex requirements of CEC Panda. In its new Gen 8.5 fab, which is slated to be one of the most advanced in the world, CEC Panda has decided to install:The Orbotech QuantumTM automated optical inspection ("AOI") system - the industry's first system to offer multi-modal detection capabilities for performing multiple inspections and detecting previously undetectable defects, enabling production of superior quality products at higher yields.Orbotech's Process Saver - with its highly specialized short pulse laser and FSM (fast steering mirror) technology, enables small devices to be repaired and restored to full functionality, thereby improving yield and minimizing product costs.The Array Checker 6088 - the latest model of Orbotech's leading array testing products, designed to support fabs that manufacture a wide range of products by offering a powerful combination of resolution and speed using a new large area VIOS (voltage imaging optical system) that contains a custom-designed high resolution sensor. Mr. Sun Xue Jun., Vice President at CEC Panda, stated: "Choosing Orbotech as our testing and repair solutions technology provider was simply the logical choice given the company's unmatched reputation and over 30 years experience developing the industry's leading technologies. Orbotech was able to meet the high demands required of our advanced TFT applications."

Cool approach to flexible electronics
July 24, 2014
TOKYO, JAPAN: A nanoparticle ink that can be used for printing electronics without high-temperature annealing presents a possible profitable approach for manufacturing flexible electronics.

NEC Display Solutions Launches MD302C6 Color Diagnostic Monitor
July 24, 2014
NEC Display Solutions of America reported that its new 30-inch MultiSync MD302C6 LCD wide-screen display received Food and Drug Administration 510(k) market clearance for diagnostic review applications in healthcare organizations.

NEC Display Solutions America: FDA 510(K) Clears 30-inch Unit as Diagnostic Radiology Monitor
July 24, 2014
NEC Display Solutions of America said that its new 30-inch MultiSync MD302C6 LCD wide-screen display received Food and Drug Administration 510(k) market clearance for diagnostic review applications in healthcare organizations.

Markets for Silver Nanomaterials as Transparent Conductors
July 23, 2014
Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Markets for Silver Nanomaterials as Transparent Conductors http://www.reportlinker.com/p02027606/Markets-for-Silver-Nanomaterials-as-Transparent-Conductors.html Summary The growth of the touch-screen market has focused efforts on alternative materials that might make a dent in ITO's dominance as a transparent conductor. Several years ago the hype was all about carbon nanotubes, but now it appears that nanomaterials made from silver are much more likely to gain market share. In this report, we assess the current state of the market for transparent conductors made with silver nanowires and silver nanoparticles. This report draws from research gathered from NanoMarkets ongoing industry research program in the area of transparent conductors, but we have also brought the story right up to date based on the latest developments in the sector, showing what the current prospects are for silver nanomaterials in the transparent conductor sector.

penveu®Named a 14th Annual Tech Titans Awards Finalist by Metroplex Technology Business Council
July 23, 2014
penveu ®, an Interphase Corporation (NASDAQ: INPH) business, today announced that The Metroplex Technology Business Council (MTBC), the largest technology trade organization in Texas, has named the penveu team a finalist in the Technology Inventors category as part of the 14th Annual Tech Titans Awards . Tech Titans are recognized as outstanding technology companies and individuals in the North Texas area who have made significant contributions to their industries during the past year. The penveu interactive display system puts the functionality of an interactive whiteboard in the palm of your hand. The winners will be announced at the Tech Titans Award Gala on August 22.

Sony Launches 7.7mm Thick Xperia T3 Phablet @ Rs 27,990
July 23, 2014
The Sony Xperia T3 smartphone features a 13.462-cm (5.3-inch) display with a 720P resolution. Wednesday, July 23, 2014: Sony has unveiled a new mid-range device in the Indian smartphone market. The Sony Xperia T3 has been officially launched at a price tag of Rs 27,990 and will be available for grabs starting 28 July.

Garmin® Team X Introduces New G3X(TM) Touch 7-Inch Touchscreen Display Option and Connext(TM) Cockpit Connectivity for Experimental Aircraft
July 23, 2014
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the global leader in satellite navigation, announced today a new 7-inch G3X Touch display option for experimental amateur-built and light sport aircraft. The new high-resolution infrared touchscreen display complements the existing 10.6-inch G3X Touch system, offering new panel design options and redundancy. All G3X Touch displays support Connext cockpit connectivity between avionics and mobile devices featuring wireless flight plan transfer capabilities and more. Dual Garmin G3X Touch Displays (Photo: Business Wire) "Team X, our dedicated experimental avionics team, continues to push the envelope by introducing innovative avionics for pilots and homebuilders in the sport aircraft market," said Carl Wolf, vice president of aviation sales and marketing. "Customization and flexibility are key when designing an aircraft panel and the new 7-inch G3X Touch display offers just that - the option to tailor the instrument panel to the needs of any homebuilder, while equipping them with an intuitive touchscreen-based flight display with incredible capability."

MENA English (Middle East and North Africa Financial Network)
July 21, 2014
strong-Boca Raton, FL, July 17, 2014 — MMP (USA), Inc. is pleased to announce that Advenira Enterprises will be featured on 21st Century Television. Advenira Enterprises will air on Bloomberg Worldwide (as pd.

Alcatel competing from top to bottom
July 15, 2014
When Alcatel unveiled the One Touch Idol Alpha, it didn't aim for the stars with regard to features and specs, but produced a rather decent smartphone that would compete effectively on price. Nevertheless, it still managed to startle the market. The Alpha has a 4.7-inch display with 720x1280 resolution, a 13 megapixel (MP) rear camera and a 1.3MP front camera.


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