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AAEON Releases New Type 6 COM Express Module, COM-BT CPU Board, Boosting Performance up to 30%
November 19, 2014
Taipei, Taiwan — AAEON®, a major developer of industrial computing solutions, launches the versatile COM-BT. Powered by the Intel® Atom™ E3800 series processors, the board offers an economical and eco-friendly computing solution with substantial performance. Compared with its predecessor, the COM-CV, graphics processing capabilities and overall performance of the COM-BT have a gain of up to 30%, while drawing less power. Windows® 7, Windows® 8.1, and LINUX kernel 3.0.x.x or higher are supported. For system memory, DDR3L memory, up to 8GB is supported. The module comes equipped with an eDP (embedded DisplayPort) interface and a backlight controller on the module, saving users the trouble of designing it onto the carrier board. The eDP allows a closed connection between the display device and the board that ensures it is not affected by any external interference. The board offers SATA, GPIO, USB 3.0 and 2.0, and VGA support as well as three PCI-E channels for a variety of expansion on the carrier board, such as additional LAN cards and I/O interfaces.

eMagin Reports 3Q 2014 Earnings
November 19, 2014
eMagin Corp. has reported financial results and corporate highlights for the third quarter ended September 30. Andrew G. Sculley, President and CEO, stated, "In the quarter, we completed the install of equipment for producing ultra-high brightness direct-patterned displays, we made improvements to the clean room and we performed scheduled maintenance on both of our OLED deposition tools, which had been overdue. These were important accomplishments but resulted in fewer production days which impacted revenues. The clean room improvements and the OLED deposition tool maintenance have already contributed to improved yield and we expect improved yield in the coming quarters. We also made impactful additions of other new equipment which has automated some production processes that were previously done manually. As a result, we were able to maintain our gross margin on a sequential basis from the second quarter despite lower volumes and expect our bottom-line performance to improve going forward.

Gigabit WiFi hubs to replace New York pay phones
November 19, 2014
Very few New Yorkers (other than the occasional superhero) use pay phone booths anymore due to the ubiquity of the personal cellphone. As a result, the city of New York has been left with many thousands of largely obsolete phones and phone booths along its streets. In an effort to find a use for this aging infrastructure, the city has re-imagined them as a new type of asset that will provide free 24-hour a day gigabit Wi-Fi, free phone calls to anywhere in the United States, touch-screen monitors that access city services and maps, along with a handy charging port for your cellphone.

Latest Panasonic POS Device Sets the Standard for the QSR, Retail and Hospitality Sectors; Created with the key retail principles of flexibility, reliability and customer service in mind; the modular Panasonic JS-970 All In One
November 19, 2014
November 19, 2014 BRACKNELL, UK. - Panasonic today announced its innovative modular Point of Sales workstation, the JS-970 All In One. Designed for flexible use and built to withstand harsh environments, the JS-970 All In One is ideal for the quick service restaurant, retail and hospitality sectors and replaces the mid-range, benchmark-setting Panasonic JS-925.

Intevac to Participate in 2014 Interservice/Industry Training Simulation and Education Conference
November 18, 2014
Intevac, Inc. (Nasdaq:IVAC) announced today that the company will participate in the 2014 Interservice/Industry Training Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC). Intevac Photonics will showcase their innovative high-resolution near-eye display systems.

SapientNitro's Second Story Helps Vornado Realty Trust Launch Largest Interactive Advertising Display in the World; Dynamic LED screen will transform media landscape with enhanced audience engagement and interactivity
November 18, 2014
Second Story, part of SapientNitro (NASDAQ: SAPE), today announced that it has been engaged by Vornado Realty Trust to help unveil the largest LED advertising display in the world. Installed in the heart of Times Square on the Marriott Marquis at 1535 Broadway, the interactive digital display stretches eight stories high and wraps the entire city block. The unveiling will transform the media landscape with its interplay of art, commerce and technology that pushes the boundaries of scale and interactivity. Second Story, in collaboration with world class digital artists, Universal Everything, produced an experience that includes a stunning, abstract graphic narrative broadcast for the screen, through over 23 million pixels, ten thousand times standard high-definition. Selected participants at an exclusive pre-launch event this evening will co-create an abstract film that will be revealed on the display at launch to demonstrate the screen's interactive capabilities. The screen will be unveiled to the world at 7:30PM EST and will ultimately serve as a media space for retail and other commercial advertisers.

The North American Liquid Crystal on Silicon (LCoS) display market is expected to reach $545.8 million by 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor
November 18, 2014
The North American Liquid Crystal on Siliconnbsp;(LCoS) display market report defines and segments the concerned market in North America with analysis and forecast of revenue. This market was valued $162.8 million in 2013 and is expected to reach $545.8 million by 2018 at a CAGR of 27.4% from 2013 to 2018. Key Players in the North American Liquid Crystal on Siliconnbsp;(LCoS) display market are JVC Kenwood Corp LG Home Entertainment (HE) CANON Imaging System Business and Hitachi Components amp; Devices. Browse through the TOC of the North American LCoS display market report to get an idea of the in-depth analysis provided. This also provides a glimpse of the segmentation of the market and is supported by various tables and figures.

NYC plan would replace pay phones with Wi-Fi hubs
November 18, 2014
American Planning Association has issued the following news release: Pay phones on New York City streets would become a thing of the past under a plan announced Monday that would replace them with stand-alone devices offering free Wi-Fi and nationwide phone calls as well as mobile phone charging capability.

Rapid growth leads ImmersiON-VRelia to expand offices at home and abroad
November 17, 2014
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Nov. 17, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) -- ImmersiON-VRelia, the premier innovator in the HMD virtual reality sector, announced today that in order to meet rising demand, it has expanded its Redwood City headquarters and simultaneously opened European offices in Murcia, Spain.

HMD virtual reality leader ImmersiON-VRelia secures larger Silicon Valley offices, and opens Branch in Murcia, Spain
November 17, 2014
FULL TEXT Tweet REDWOOD CITY, Calif. /California Newswire/ -- ImmersiON-VRelia, the premier innovator in the HMD virtual reality sector, announced today that in order to meet rising demand, it has expanded its Redwood City headquarters and simultaneously opened European offices in Murcia, Spain. This expansion comes on the heels of TigerDirect's announcement last week that it has claimed national distribution of The GO by ImmersiON-VRelia.


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