Japan Display will make OLED screens for Apple Watch
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A late shift

Japan Display will begin to supply organic light-emitting diode (OLED) screens for the Apple Watch later this year.

Taiwan expects an OLED boom this year
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Monday, 28 January 2019 13:00

Taiwan expects an OLED boom this year


Yield rates improving

A boom in OLED should be in full swing this year

Sharp makes OLED move
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Wednesday, 03 October 2018 11:41

Sharp makes OLED move

A slow and careful start

Sharp has unveiled its long-awaited move into the organic light-emitting diode (OLED) screen market.

LG shows the world's first 8K OLED TV at IFA 2018
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88-inches with over 33 million pixels

LG has officially unveiled the world's first 8K OLED TV at the IFA 2018 show in Berlin, packing a resolution of 7680x4320 on an 88-inch screen panel.

OLED burn in problem gets more public
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Tuesday, 29 May 2018 11:54

OLED burn in problem gets more public


LG checks out OLED at Korean airport

LG Electronics has switched its 2018 model OLED TV on display at a South Korean airport to LCD due to burn-in problems, highlighting an under talked about problem for the technology.

Apple insists suppliers sacrifice their profits
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The needs of Apple are more important than suppliers. 

There is evidence that Apple is leaning on its suppliers to give it more discounts to push up its margins to keep the company looking like it is making significant money with fewer sales. 

Google working with Sharp for better screens
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VR-optimised OLED panel capable of 20 megapixels per eye

Google is working with Sharp on developing LCDs capable of VR performance normally associated with OLED and wants to commercialise panels capable of 20 megapixels per eye.

Russians come up with new superscreen tech
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Thursday, 08 March 2018 10:41

Russians come up with new superscreen tech


OLED is really looking silly now

Lomonosov Moscow State University boffins and their chums at the Russian Academy of Sciences have emerged from their smoke filled labs holding a  new liquid crystal material with high potential as a basis for brighter, faster, energy saving displays with higher resolution.

Samsung will not revive OLED TVs
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Friday, 23 February 2018 13:13

Samsung will not revive OLED TVs


But...but Apple said it would be the next big thing

Despite a fundamentalist belief among the Tame Apple Press that OLED would be the next big thing, Samsung says that it will not be looking at OLED TVs and it is slashing its production of smaller screen OLEDs because Apple was not selling enough iPhone Xs to make it worthwhile.

LG Display moves to plastic OLED panels
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Tuesday, 23 January 2018 10:35

LG Display moves to plastic OLED panels


Saved itself from angry shareholders

LG Display saved itself from the wrath of Wall Street for its lack-lustre performance by announcing that it will begin making plastic organic light-emitting diode panels at a new line in South Korea in the third quarter.