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Vietnam: Intel Vietnam to produce 80% of world's computer chips by 2015: CEO
August 01, 2014
Eighty percent of the semiconductor chips used in computers around the world are expected to be made by the Intel plant in Vietnam, local Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper reported Wednesday, quoting Sherry Boger, CEO of Intel Products Vietnam as saying.

Sony, Panasonic to Launch Joint Firm for OEL Panels in Jan.
July 31, 2014
Sony Corp. and Panasonic Corp. said Thursday they will set up in January next year a company that integrates their expertise for development of organic electroluminescence display panels. The new firm, JOLED Inc., will be owned 75 pct by Innovation Network Corp. of Japan, a government-affiliated investment fund, and 15 pct by INCJ-held Japan Display Inc. . Sony and Panasonic will hold 5 pct each of the new company. JOLED will bring together OEL technologies of the Japanese electronics makers for mass production of next-generation display panels for mobile tablet devices, aiming to chase South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co., the front-runner in the field.

Sony DADC BioSciences and TSMC Garner AACC Industry Division Award
July 31, 2014
The 2014 American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) awarded Sony DADC BioSciences and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) with its Best Abstract of Interest to the Industry Division Award.

Intel Vietnam to produce 80 pct of world's computer chips by 2015: CEO
July 31, 2014
Eighty percent of the semiconductor chips used in computers around the world are expected to be made by the Intel plant in Vietnam, local Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper reported Wednesday, quoting Sherry Boger, CEO of Intel Products Vietnam as saying.

TechSci Research Adds Report on Global Pico Projector Market
July 31, 2014
Increasing demand from Americas and Asia-Pacific coupled with growing adoption by SMEs to augment global pico projector market through 2019 Ever since their introduction in the global market in 2009, pico projectors have revolutionized the global projector market. Although the market is still in nascent stage, the demand for pico projectors has been registering significant growth over the last few years. Key factors driving the global pico projector market include rising demand from emerging markets, expanding SMB segment, increasing IT spending and rising mobile workforce across the globe. In 2013, global pico projector sales registered a two-fold increase compared to 2012. During its initial years, the market for stand-alone pico projectors witnessed lower adoption due to high pricing and low confidence of customers towards small sized projectors. However, the scenario has changed over the last two years with the emergence of high-end and comparatively low-cost stand-alone pico projectors offered by companies such as AAXA Technologies, Philips, 3M, Optoma Technology, etc.

INCJ, JDI, Sony and Panasonic announce the establishment of JOLED Inc.
July 31, 2014
Japan, July 31 -- Innovation Network Corporation of Japan (INCJ), Japan Display Inc. (JDI), Sony Corporation (Sony), and Panasonic Corporation (Panasonic) announced today that they have executed a definitive agreement to establish a new company, JOLED Inc. (JOLED), to integrate Sony and Panasonic's R&D Hinctions for organic light-emitting diode ("OLED") display panels. Through this collaboration, the companies aim to accelerate the development and early commercialization of OLED display panels. JOLED is scheduled to be launched in January 2015, subject to receipt of any necessary approvals.

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon review (2014)
July 31, 2014
Lenovo has taken a bold step with its 2014 model, making tweaks to its critically acclaimed keyboard and also introducing a touch-based adaptive strip in place of traditional function keys. Of course the third generation model also aims to deliver the yearly incremental improvements to battery and performance using Intel's latest Haswell processors.

Microsoft And MIT Make Glasses Obsolete With New Display Technology
July 31, 2014
The day when you will no longer need your glasses to watch TV is looming, thanks to some very clever people at MIT, Berkeley and Microsoft. Researchers have developed new display technology that corrects vision problems and adjusts the image to suit the users’ poor eyesight.

Leading Chinese LED Manufacturer Chooses Veeco MOCVD Systems for Expansion into GaN LED Market
July 30, 2014
Veeco Instruments Inc. (Nasdaq:VECO) announced today that Xiamen Changelight Co., Ltd. (Changelight) has selected the Company as its primary equipment provider as it enters the market to produce gallium nitride (GaN) based blue/green high brightness light emitting diodes (LEDs) for display and general lighting applications. During the second quarter of 2014, Changelight ordered multiple TurboDisc® MaxBright® M(TM) GaN Metal Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition (MOCVD) Systems. In addition, Changelight purchased a TurboDisc K475(TM) MOCVD system to expand its production of red, orange and yellow (ROY) LEDs.

Global automotive OE lighting market- forecasts to 2029
July 30, 2014
Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:Global automotive OE lighting market- forecasts to 2029http://www.reportlinker.com/p01974588/Global-automotive-OE-lighting-market--forecasts-to-2029.html This latest just-auto report edition offers a global review of the OE lighting sector, its suppliers, top markets, technologies and market forecasts.This global market study offers:- Automotive OE lighting market size estimates- Latest technologies and trends- Market share data tables- Exclusive interviews with major companies- Profiles of the major players including their strategies and prospects- Market size forecasts You can use this report to:- Understand the scope and scale of the major markets- Get an overview of the global automotive lighting sector- Identify opportunities and threats- Prepare demand and supply forecasts- Review the latest technological drivers- Know the key trends within the sector and what's driving them- Get up to speed with latest company activities and prospects- Hear direct from major companies on strategies and plans- Carry out competitive analysis


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