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SGOCO Group, Ltd. Announces 2014 Interim Financial Results
December 19, 2014
SGOCO Group, Ltd. (Nasdaq: SGOC) ("SGOCO" or the "Company"), a company focused on product design, distribution and brand development in display products, today announced its unaudited operating results for the six months ended June 30, 2014. The Company also announced that it would report interim results on a half-year basis in the future. 2014 Interim Results Overview The interim results of SGOCO were adversely impacted by the significant increase in competition and weak industrial growth in the Chinese display industry.

The Retail Automation Market to see 16.7% CAGR to 2020: Detailed Segmentation by Product Type, and Industry Vertical
December 19, 2014
ReportsnReports.com adds Retail Automation Market by Product Type, Industry & Geography - Analysis & Forecast to 2014 - 2020 global research report in the semiconductor and electronics business intelligence collection of its store. The global Retail Automation market is expected to reach $275.43billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 16.7% between 2014 and 2020. The lucrative growth rate of the retail market in future is the major factor driving the Retail Automation market. Retail Automation has not only made the shopping experience easy and convenient for shoppers but has also enhanced their expectation for better quality of service. The stationary/fixed point of sale (POS) terminal is expected to have a higher market size as compared to the mobile/portable POS terminal and contactless POS terminal, in the physical electronic POS terminal category. The major reason behind its market size is due to the low adoption rate of mobile and contactless POS terminal among retailers. The food/non-food industry holds the highest market share in Americas Retail Automation market, due to the rise in the income level of shoppers, and the convenience provided by retail automated products to the shoppers, during shopping. However, Europe is estimated to grow at the highest growth rate between 2014 and 2020. Complete report on Data Retail Automation Market by Product Type (Physical Electronic POS and Unattended Terminal), Industry (Food/Non-food, Oil & Gas, Transport & Logistics, Healthcare & Personal Care, and Hospitality), & Geography - Analysis & Forecast to 2014 - 2020 is available athttp://www.reportsnreports.com/reports/268527-retail-automation-market-by-pos-products-kiosk-sco-cash-register-receipt-printer-currency-counter-weight-scale-barcode-reader-supply-chain-products-belt-conveyor-scissor-lift-electronic-shelf-label-geography-2013-2018-.html.

A year ago, SmartCompany listed the top new technologies set to race into 2014.
December 19, 2014
FULL TEXT A year ago, SmartCompany listed the top new technologies set to race into 2014. Well, another year has come and gone, and a new group of technologies are emerging over the horizon. So what new technologies should you look out for in 2015? It's time to gaze again into the crystal ball and take a look at six technologies you should keep an eye on in 2015:1. Make-or-break time for smartwatches Over the past year, both in the form of devices running Google's Android Wear platform and the Apple Watch, the tech giants have made big bets on smartwatches. However, so far consumers have been a bit ambivalent. Sure, smartwatches can bring notifications to your clockface and apps on your wrist, and being able to do a voice search with Google without pulling out your phone or tablet is nifty.

NBA's Cleveland Cavaliers Partner With TigerLogic To Power In-Stadium Fan Activation; Cavaliers Leverage Postano Platform To Embrace Social In Innovative Ways To Enhance Fan Experiences
December 19, 2014
 TigerLogic Corporation(Nasdaq: TIGR), a leading provider of solutions that help companies improve social media engagement by unlocking the power of data, today announced the Cleveland Cavaliers as the first NBA team to install four permanent social media displays in its arena. Powered by TigerLogic's Postano Platform, the four updated corner boards have prominent fixed social installations, as well as advanced statistics and closed captioning, that run throughout the entirety of games, displaying the best content generated by Cavaliers fans. As a result, the Cavaliers have seen tremendous in-game social engagement and conversations among their fans. Data gathered from the first 10 games of the season show an average of 20,000 posts per game.

SHELFVISION 2nd Generation Shelf-Edge Display Strips Launched
December 19, 2014
Brand-new slim and stylish silver design, cost-efficient with multiple amazing features and various interface options for the digital Retail World  Gilching, Bavaria, Germany, – Display Solution AG proudly announces its 2nd generation of SHELFVISION the E-Shelf mini display strip solution. Designed and developed in-house, SHELFVISION is a high quality intelligent digital shelf labelling innovation made in Germany.

Samsung Galaxy S6 To Sport Aluminium Body, Curved Edge Display: Reports
December 19, 2014
(RTTNews) - The upcoming Samsung Galaxy S6 will likely feature an all-new aluminum body design and have a curved edge display screen on both sides, according to Italian tech blog Samsung HD Blog.

United States : Imec Presents Ultralow Power RFID Transponder Chip in Thin-Film Transistor Technology on Plastic at IEDM 2014
December 19, 2014
At this week s IEDM 2014, held in San Francisco, California, nanoelectronics research center imec demonstrated an ultra-low power RFID transponder chip. Operating at sub 1V voltage and realized in thin-film transistor technology (TFTs) on plastic film, the chip paves the way for universal sensing applications, such as item level RFID tagging, body area networks (BAN) and environmental monitoring, that require prolonged remote autonomy, and ultimate thinness, flexibility and robustness.

Multi-Touch Technology, Applications and Global Markets
December 18, 2014
  This BCC Research report provides the necessary insights on the multi-touch industry with respect to current market and forecasted market for next five years. Due to the rapidly growing smartphone market, multi-touch technology is expected to become mainstream technology for major handheld devices.

Anyone wants to turn their shades into a smart eye wear?
December 18, 2014
Since the reveal of Google Glass, many companies have been trying their versions of smart eye wears. The problem is that these eye wears are limited to the designs the company chooses, forcing users to drop their favorite shades. That's about to change because Sony has revealed that their project can turn just about any [...] The post Anyone wants to turn their shades into a smart eye wear? appeared first on tbreak.ae.

United States : Sony Announces the Development of a Compact, Lightweight Single-Lens Display Module with OLED Technology That Enables Superior Image Quality
December 18, 2014
With this module, Sony has achieved a compactness of size and a lightness of weight that make it possible to attach the module to a piece of eyewear. It accomplished this by equipping the device with a High-Resolution Color OLED Microdisplay, a Micro-Optical Unit that brings out the full potential of the display's high image quality, and a miniaturized control board with arithmetic processing capabilities on par with smartphones that was made possible by high-density packaging technology.


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