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Ultra High Definition (UHD) Panel (4K) Market Expected to Reach USD 30,404.6 Million by 2020, Globally: Transparency Market Research
July 24, 2014
According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Ultra High Definition (UHD) Panel (4K) Market [By End-use Applications - Televisions, Personal Computers, Smart Phones, Display Screens/Walls, and Others (Camera, Tablets, Notebooks); By Technology - LCD and LED (Includes OLED and AMOLED)] - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020", the market for ultra high definition panel globally is estimated to reach USD 30,404.6 million by 2020. In terms of volume sale, the market for UHD panel is expected to reach 5,704.5 thousand units by 2020, at a CAGR of 9.2% from 2014 to 2020. Factors such as increasing use of UHD displays in commercial sector and proliferating use of UHD TVs in media and broadcasting industry are supporting the growth of ultra high definition panel market. Browse the full Ultra High Definition (UHD) Panel (4K) Market Report with TOC athttp://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/uhd-panel-4k-market.html

First-Ever MasterChef Cruise Event Itinerary Unveiled; Blind Taste Test With Award-Winning Chef and MASTERCHEF Judge Graham Elliot, Prepare the Perfect Steak with MASTERCHEF JUNIOR Winner Alexander Weiss, Cook Mac-n-Cheese with MASTERCHEF Winner Christine Ha and More!
July 24, 2014
 The programming lineup for the first-ever MasterChef Cruise was announced today for the seven-day culinary journey sailing to the Caribbean Nov. 8-15, 2014. Foodies and fans of America's most-watched cooking competition series MASTERCHEF (Mondays, 8:00pm ET/PT on FOX) will hone their culinary skills while getting up close and personal with their favorite series talent with over 15 hours of event programming including Mystery Box Challenges, MasterChef Trivia, Tag Team Challenges, cocktail parties, meet and greets, demonstrations and more. Presented by Shine America, producers of the television series, and events company Life Journeys, the MasterChef Cruise features culinary events and demonstrations with world-class Michelin-Star Chef and MASTERCHEF judge Graham Elliot; series winners Christine Ha and Luca Manfe; the first-ever MASTERCHEF JUNIOR winner Alexander Weiss; previous season contestants Becky Reams and Bri Kozior and the current season's winner (to be revealed on the Sept. 15 finale).

Exar's PowerArchitect 5.1 Offers Arduino Controller Option to Ease Power System Programming; Latest Release Supports Development Boards for XRP77xx and XRP97xx Universal PMICs
July 24, 2014
 Exar Corporation (NYSE: EXAR), a leading provider of high-performance integrated circuits and system solutions, today announced PowerArchitect 5.1, the latest release of its intuitive, powerful programmable power design tool. New features include support for Exar's development boards and the latest Universal PMICs, the XRP7720 and XRP7725 programmable power ICs. It also supports the new XRP9710 and XRP9711 Power Modules and adds time saving features to simplify and accelerate power system programming. PowerArchitect 5.1 adds support to communicate with Exar evaluation boards through an Arduino board.  Code examples for this board are now available athttps://github.com/ExarCorp.  These include a command library and examples of how to use these commands.  Instructions for turning the Arduino into a standalone programmer provide engineers new capabilities for prototyping, but the code quickly migrates to bed-of-nails full production test equipment.

LEDs light up Calgary communities this summer
July 24, 2014
The City of Calgary has issued the following news release: The City is illuminating five communities in Calgary with 2,500 new energy-efficient LED streetlights this summer.

VLEDS Adds LED Headlights to Its Online Store.
July 24, 2014
  Bellingham, WA (PRWEB) July 24, 2014         LED (light-emitting diode) lights are fast-becoming one of the most popular choices in lighting, including automotive lighting. That's why automotive replacement bulb retailer VLEDS is announcing the addition of LED headlights to its online store, to give its customers an alternative to the more traditional halogen headlights.

Flashpoint's LED Lights Are the Newest Lighting Collection for Photo and Video Available Exclusively at Adorama.
July 24, 2014
  New York, NY (PRWEB) July 24, 2014           Adorama, one of the world's largest photography, video, imaging and electronics retailers, is now selling a brand new line of Flashpoint LED lights designed for both camera and stand-mounted use. New photography and videography lights from Flashpoint include the SpeedLight Partner and the VariAngle light, as well as a collection of LED lights in both standard and bi-color options. New stand-mounted lights include various models of circular and panel lights. These Flashpoint LED lights are available exclusively in store at Adorama and online.

Most Business Owners Use or Plan to Use LED Bulbs; Half Delay Implementing Due to Upfront Costs: Leapfrog Lighting Poll.
July 23, 2014
  Ottawa, Canada (PRWEB) July 23, 2014         The upfront installation cost of retrofitting workplaces with LED bulbs is the main stumbling block holding back business owners from implementing the change. Although 81.9 per cent of those surveyed* currently use or plan to use LED bulbs, high price is the main reason 50.9 per cent of business owners delay implementation.       The new Leapfrog Lighting poll asked a randomized sample of 200 business owners and managers, "What is the main reason you delayed implementation of LED light bulbs in your workplace?"         "Upfront costs" emerged as a significant obstacle to implementation. Only 5.5 per cent doubted manufacturers' claims of long life, and another 6.1 per cent doubted energy savings claims. Another 19.6 per cent doubted the overall value proposition, while 18 per cent were fully convinced.           "Upfront costs tend to be the main issue we run across with clients," said Stephen Naor, CEO of Leapfrog Lighting, who commissioned the poll of random business owners and managers.

Algo Paging and Audio Solutions Now Available at IP Phone Warehouse.
July 23, 2014
  Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) July 24, 2014         IP Phone Warehouse is thrilled to announce the availability of Algo paging and calling equipment. These products are ready for SIP or analog environments, with a variety of onboard features.

DRAMA QUEEN; FOURTH-GEN Z1000 BACKS UP FAR-OUT LOOKS
July 21, 2014
Kawasaki's fourth-generation Z1000 naked bike-swimming in "golden-blazed" green paint, piercing the road ahead with its four-bulb LED headlights and propelled by a frenetic 1,043cc DOHC inline-four engine-looks like Kryptonite on wheels.

ELEGANCE IN Design
July 15, 2014
New Delhi, July 15 -- ONE OF THE COOLEST HANGOUTS FOR THE HIP 'N' HAPPENING, THE COFFEE & BREAD ART CAFÉ, LOCATED IN THE ERANDWANE AREA, IS A FAVOURITE WITH THE YOUNGER GENERATION. THEIR USE OF SOFT INTERIOR LIGHTING GIVES THIS CAFÉ A WARM VIBE. THEIR DÉCOR IS SIMPLE YET EYECATCHING, THUS MAKING THE CAFÉ LOOK SPACIOUS, BRIGHT AND CHEERFUL TO ITS CUSTOMERS.


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