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Sony boosts "Selfie" trend with the launch of Xperia(TM) C3 - the world's best Selfie smartphone
August 26, 2014
The world's best selfie¹ smartphone fully-optimised for selfies featuring a powerful new 'PRO selfie cam' and selfie apps Create and share the best selfies with a 5 MP wide-angle front camera with Superior Auto mode and a soft LED flash in any light by simply double tapping the back cover Have unlimited fun with AR effect on the front camera or use the Portrait Retouch camera app to style your close-ups in real-time and post pictures in one of 10 different Deco frames Present the best of you and enjoy best in class video calls on a 5.5" HD display

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.

Phoseon Technology Presents at NIP30/Digital Fabrication and Digital Printing 2014.
August 25, 2014
  Hillsboro, Oregon (PRWEB) August 25, 2014   Michael Beck, Director of Sales for Americas at Phoseon Technology will be presenting Advancements in UV LED Curing Performance for Digital Printing at the NIP30/Digital Fabrication conference on September 8th. The conference takes place at the Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown September 7-11. The goal of the conference is to bring together everyone working in the printing ecosystem--teachers, researchers, developers, practitioners, manufactures, distributors--to share ideas, learn from each other, and discover ways to collaborate to ensure the continued growth and success of this important manufacturing sector.

Larson Electronics releases a Class 1 Division 1 Five Color Explosion Proof Stack Light with Horns.
August 25, 2014
  Kemp, Texas (PRWEB) August 25, 2014         The EPL-TL-5X10W-C-2XPA Class 1 Division 1 and Class 2 Division 1 LED stack light from Larson Electronics is approved for use in hazardous environments where explosive and flammable gases, vapors, and dusts exist, as well as wet locations and marine environments. This LED stack light with double audible horns offers 50 watts of light in red, yellow, blue, amber, and green. The five indicator lights on this unit have a 50,000 hour operational life and are protected by durable Pyrex globes and cast aluminum globe guards for added durability. Attached to the far ends of the fixture, these NEMA 4X rated audible horns provide operators with five different tones that can reach a peak output of 110dBA and each lamp is configured to sound a different tone when illuminated. The explosion proof audible alarm setup sounds a unique tone per lamp color, providing operators in hazardous locations with an effective and powerful alert system that can withstand demanding conditions and be heard over the operation of industrial machinery.           This stack light carries a T3 temperature rating as well as a NEMA 4X rating for use in marine and wet environments.

Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 vs. LG G2 Mini Specs And Price Comparison In Australia.
August 23, 2014
  For readers who are considering buying the Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 or the LG G2 Mini, here is a specs and price comparison between the two devices in Australia. The comparison could help readers make an informed decision.         Display and Design     The Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 comes with a 5.25-inch TFT capacitive touch screen, which translates into a resolution of 720 x 1280 pixels. The LG G2 Mini comes with a 4.7-inch IPS LCD capacitive touch screen, which translates into a resolution of 540 x 960 pixels. The Grand 2 has a slight edge in this category with 280 ppi pixels display density compared to the 234 ppi pixels display density on the LG Mini.     The Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 measures 146.8 x 75.3 x 8.95 mm and weighs 166 grams. The LG G2 Mini is smaller, narrower and comparatively lighter. The device measures 129.6 x 66 x 9.8 mm and weighs 121 grams.           Hardware and Operating System     The Samsung Galaxy Grand 2 is equipped with a 1.2 GHz quad core Cortex A7 processor and Qualcomm MSM8226 Snapdragon 400 chipset. It comes with 8 GB of internal memory, which can be expanded by up to 64 GB using a Micro SD card.

International Business Times - US ed.
August 22, 2014
  For readers who are considering buying the iPhone 5 or the LG G3, here is a specs and price comparison between the two devices in Australia. The comparison could help readers make an informed decision.   Display And Design     The iPhone 5 comes with a 4-inch LED-backlit IPS LCD capacitive touch screen, which translates into a resolution of 640 x 1,136 pixels. The LG G3 comes with a 5.5-inch True HD-IPS + LCD capacitive touch screen, which translates into a resolution of 1,440 x 2,560 pixels. The G3 is the clear winner in this category with 534 ppi pixel display density compared to the 326 ppi pixel display density.     The iPhone 5 measures 123.8 x 58.6 x 7.6 mm and weighs 112 grams. The LG G3 is bigger, wider, thicker and comparatively heavier. The device measures 146.3 x 74.6 x 8.9 mm and weighs 149 grams.             Hardware And Operating System     The iPhone 5 is equipped with a 1.3 GHz dual core Swift processor and Apple A6 chipset. It comes in 16 GB, 32 GB and 64 GB internal memory variants and no microSD slot for additional memory.

Larson Electronics Releases a Manhole Mounted Explosion Proof LED Light Fixture with 100' Cord Reel for Group B Hazardous Locations.
August 22, 2014
  Kemp, TX (PRWEB) August 22, 2014             An innovative 24" man-way support bracket combined with a compact design and LED technology make this lamp an excellent lighting solution for operators working within storage tanks, railcars, and other locations where entry is through a 24" manhole opening. The MMLP-1MLED-B-24OD-36P-20O-100HR from Larson Electronics is Class 1 Division 1, Group B approved for use in environments where hydrogen is always present. The copper-free aluminum alloy body is powder coated for added durability and an attractive aesthetic appearance. A special heat dissipating design in conjunction with advanced LED technology helps this fixture achieve an excellent 60,000 hour rated lifespan with 80% lumen retention. This 16" diameter LED light is attached to a 24" supporting plate which allows the light fixture to hang inside the tank or railcar while the supporting plate rests on the lip of a man-way opening. This mounting system provides an extremely versatile lighting option for those working in confined spaces such as rail cars, storage tanks, ship tanks and the like where entry is through a 24" man-way opening. The light is suspended 36" from the lip to lower the light source into the tank.       This light is multi-voltage capable and can be operated with 100-277 volts AC without any need for a special ballast.

Sony Xperia Z1 Compact vs. Oppo N1 Mini 6 Specifications, Features And Price Showdown.
August 22, 2014
  The Sony Xperia Z1 Compact was released in January, whereas the Oppo N1 Mini has recently been released in China. Furthermore, the Oppo handset will be launched in other countries shortly. Readers who are interested in the Sony Xperia Z1 Compact or the upcoming Oppo N1 Mini should check out the specifications, features and price comparison.           Display, Exterior And Size       The Sony Xperia Z1 Compact features a 4.3-inch IPS LCD display bundled with 720 x 1,280 pixels screen resolution. The Oppo N1 Mini, on the other hand, features a relatively bigger 5-inch IPS LCD display with the same resolution as the Sony device. In addition, the pixel densities of Sony and Oppo handsets stand at 342 ppi and 294 ppi respectively.       When it comes to exterior, the beautifully crafted Sony Xperia Z1 Compact is made of (http://www.sonymobile.com/global-en/products/phones/xperia-z1-compact/) premium materials and the handset fits perfectly in the palm. In addition, Sony has used Triluminos display and X-Reality Engine to provide impressive viewing experience. The device is IP55/IP58 certified that translates to having water and dust proof body. However, there is no information available on the exterior of the upcoming Oppo N1 Mini at this point.         The thickness and the weight of the Oppo N1 Mini are 0.36-inch and 150 g respectively, whereas the Sony Xperia Z1 Compact is 0.37-inch thick and weighs 137 g.

HTC One Mini 2 vs. Nexus 5 Specs And Price Comparison In Australia.TN HTC One (Smart phone)
August 22, 2014
  For readers who are considering buying the HTC One Mini 2 or the Nexus 5, here is a specs and price comparison between the two devices in Australia. The comparison could help readers make an informed decision.         Display And Design     The HTC One Mini 2 comes with a 4.5-inch Super LCD2 capacitive touch screen, which translates into a resolution of 720 x 1,280 pixels. The Nexus 5 comes with a 4.95-inch True HD IPS+ capacitive touch screen, which translates into a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels. The Nexus 5 has a slight edge in this category with 445 ppi pixel display density compared to the 326 ppi pixel display density.       The HTC One Mini 2 measures 137.43 x 65.04 x 10.6 mm and weighs 137 grams. The Nexus 5 is slightly wider and thinner. The device measures 137.84 x 69.17 x 8.6 mm and weighs 130 grams.           Hardware And Operating System     The HTC One Mini 2 is equipped with a 1.2 GHz quad core Cortex A7 processor and Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 chipset. It comes with 16 GB of internal memory, which can be expanded by up to 128 GB using a microSD card.       The Nexus 5 is equipped with a 2.3 GHz quad core Krait 400 processor and Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800 chipset.

Kenall's Quick Ship Program, Kenall Express, Now Offers LED Products.
August 22, 2014
  Gurnee, IL (PRWEB) August 22, 2014           Kenall Manufacturing, a leading provider of commercial lighting solutions, has added its most popular LED products to its quick ship program, Kenall Express, for when time is of the essence.


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