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Pitney Bowes India Accelerator's first batch: RetailNav, Audianz, Heuristics & others
August 26, 2014
Pitney Bowes has named eight startups from India, which will join the Pitney Bowes Accelerator program as a part of NASSCOM's 10,000 startups initiative. The company had previously announced the setting up of the program, back in April this year. The accelerator will focus on startups in mobile apps, data analytics, ecommerce management and location based services space. Selected startups will have access to Pitney Bowes API and data for the duration of the program and will receive training, technical and business guidance and mentoring from the firm. The startups selected for this batch are:

-AUO's High Resolution a-Si TFT-LCDs for Mobile Device Make First Appearance at Touch Taiwan 2014
August 26, 2014
ENP Newswire - 26 August 2014 Release date- 25082014 - Hsinchu, Taiwan-AU Optronics Corp. ('AUO' or the 'Company') (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) today announced its ultra high resolution display technologies and applications for mobile devices, including 5-inch Full HD and 8-inch WQXGA (1600x2560) LCD panels adopting a-Si (amorphous silicon) display technology, AHVA high resolution car and medical displays, the full series of oTP (On-cell Touch Panel) integrated touch solutions for 5 to 15.6-inch smartphones, tablets and notebook PCs, 4.3-inch ultra thin LTPS TFT-LCD, and 5.5-inch Full HD in-cell touch AMOLED panel.

RnR Market Research Reports Smart Glass and Flexible Display Industry
August 26, 2014
RnRMarketResearch.com now offers 2020 forecast reports for smart glass market and flexible display industry in its store. According to a company release, the analysis shows that the total flexible display market is projected to reach the market revenue worth $3.89 billion by 2020. The value of Smart glass market was worth $1581.4 Million in 2013, and is expected to reach $5814 Million by 2020, at an estimated CAGR of 20 percent from 2014 to 2020. Smart Glass Market by Technology (Electrochromics, SPD, Liquid Crystal, Microblinds, Thermographic and Photochromics), Application (Architectural, Transportation, Solar power generation, Electronics and others), and by Geography - Global Forecast to 2014 - 2020 research report expects that in coming years, healthcare sector will adopt smart glass products in order to achieve healthy and natural ambience in cost efficient manner.

EISA Awards recognizes LG for OLED TV technology
August 26, 2014
LG Electronics (LG) was recently awarded the European Imaging and Sound Association (EISA) 2014-2015 Awards for its OLED TV technology. These Awards consolidate LG's leadership in the home entertainment category worldwide. The (EISA) Awards went also for LG's Smart+ TV SoundPlate and its flagship LG G3 smartphone.

Edge-to-edge display phones are here, this time it is a Japanese company
August 25, 2014
The Japanese company Sharp has shown the way forward to edge-to-edge display. The company last week unveiled its AQUOS Crystal HD LCD display screen based Smartphone, for US and Japan.

UniPixel Appoints Dr. Malcolm J. Thompson To Board Of Directors
August 25, 2014
Monday, August 25, 2014: UniPixel, Inc. (NASDAQ: UNXL), a provider of Performance Engineered Films to the touch screen, flexible printed electronics and display markets, has appointed Malcolm J. Thompson, Ph.D., as an independent member to its board of directors. His appointment brings the total number of directors to eight, with seven serving independently.

PRWeb Newswire
August 25, 2014
  Sacramento, California (PRWEB) August 25, 2014         StreamSend, the email marketing service provider, shows agencies and marketers how to effectively reach customers on the go or at their desks with responsive email design. Responsive templates ensure that clients' emails display properly on all screen sizes, making them easy to view -- and engage with--regardless of where they are being viewed.           "Studies show that over 90% of the adult U.S. population owns a cell phone, and that most of those consumers use their smartphone more for reading emails than making calls," said Dan Forootan, president of StreamSend Email Marketing. "If marketers aren't optimizing their clients' emails for mobile devices like cell phones and tablets, they will be losing out to their competition in the battle for customers' attention. Here are a few best practices to keep in mind when designing responsive email templates for clients."     1. Start Small         When you start designing your clients' responsive email template, begin with the smallest screen first. This method is much easier than retrofitting a large desktop design to a mobile device. Try to visualize how the viewer will be reading the email from top to bottom, then plan out the most effective positions for your clients' content.

The iPhone 6 May Be Delayed; Weak Display Backlight To Blame
August 23, 2014
New Delhi, Aug. 23 -- The iPhone 6 has reportedly a snag since the last issue that was related to touch sensitivity on the bigger iPhone panels. This time around it has again to do with the display as after pushing it into the production, things somehow did not work out and Apple being the perfectionist, took it back to the drawing board once again.

Metal Oxide TFT Backplanes For Displays: 2014 Market Size, Shares, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2024 Research Report Available online By MarketResearchReports.Biz; Report
August 22, 2014
  Albany, NY (PRWEB) August 22, 2014           Metal oxide display backplanes have already gone commercial. Sharp has invested in establishing a Gen8 IGZO plant at its Kameyama plant in Japan while LG has also selected IGZO backplanes for its large-sized white OLED technology. At the same time, Chinese companies such as BOE are fast playing catch up with both prototype and production capacity announcements.     View Full Report at http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis/218802         IDTechEx estimates that 7 km sqr of metal oxide backplanes will be used in the OLED industry in 2024, enabling a 16 billion USD market at the display module level. The LCD display market will add an extra demand of at least 1 km sqr per year in 2024 for metal oxide backplanes.           The display industry continues to rapidly change and seek new markets.

LG Electronics launches new 55-inch Curved OLED TV in US
August 20, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: LG Electronics USA, Inc., the North American subsidiary of LG Electronics, Inc., has launched new 55-inch Curved OLED TV in US.


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