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Displays Journal
Apr 19, 2021
Micro-LED Displays, A Threat to OLED Displays or Not?

Micro-LED Displays, A Threat to OLED Displays or Not?

Micro-LED, believed by many as the next-generation display technology, has been pursued by players of LED, display, OEM, materials and so on. It is also widely believed by many that Micro-LED displays are the replacement of OLED displays, especially in TV applications.
Displays Journal
Mar 24, 2021
Technology Analyst Careers at IDTechEx: Positions Available

Technology Analyst Careers at IDTechEx: Positions Available

We are looking for entrepreneurial, enthusiastic people to join IDTechEx to apply their technical knowledge. You will be involved with technology scouting, market research and consultancy in a rapidly growing, exciting, global firm.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Reality Checking the IOT story

Reality Checking the IOT story

Market research companies of all sizes generally pitch the 2020 market for Internet of Things at $200-£500 billion. They cite the leading players as companies with around that in total sales! These companies have mostly been large for quite a while so have their traditional businesses collapsed and been replaced by this great new thing? There is no evidence for that. So what do the pundits say these massive sums consist of?
Displays Journal
Mar 1, 2021
Light-Emitting Tattoo Engineered for the First Time

Light-Emitting Tattoo Engineered for the First Time

Scientists have created a temporary tattoo with light-emitting technology used in TV and smartphone screens, paving the way for a new type of "smart tattoo" with a range of potential uses.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Ultra Fine Line Metal Patterning

Ultra Fine Line Metal Patterning

Fine line metal patterning is being pursued for a number of applications, explored here by IDTechEx CEO Raghu Das
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Strategy Lessons from Latest News

Strategy Lessons from Latest News

In this article we introduce some guidelines useful in formulating your strategy. In other articles we have given the latest on tools that are useful such as the profitability V curve and the experience curve.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Profitability V Curves

Profitability V Curves

A valuable tool in predicting risk and enduring profitability of businesses is the profitability V curve.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Strange Experience Curves Cause Wrong Investments?

Strange Experience Curves Cause Wrong Investments?

In 1936, Theodore Paul Wright, at Curtiss-Wright in the United States, found that every time total aircraft production doubled, the required labour time for a new aircraft fell by 20%. This has become known as "Wright's law".
External Company Press Release
DKE Goes "Beyond Expectation" to Invest in Plastic Logic Technology

DKE Goes "Beyond Expectation" to Invest in Plastic Logic Technology

Plastic Logic has announced a significant investment in its business from DKE Displays, a China-based company specialising in the production of e-paper displays.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Printed/Flexible Electronics at CES 2021

Printed/Flexible Electronics at CES 2021

Multiple IDTechEx analysts recently attended the Consumer Electronics Show 2021 (CES 2021), this year held virtually due to COVID-19. CES includes a tremendously large range of companies and technologies, so IDTechEx's coverage of the event is divided by topic. This premium article focuses on companies developing or incorporating technologies based on printed/flexible electronics, such as foldable/rollable OLED displays.
Displays Journal
Jan 19, 2021
The First Full Colour Electro Wetting Display Panel is a Fact

The First Full Colour Electro Wetting Display Panel is a Fact

The first production ready Electro Wetting Display consumes only 3 watts and uses solar energy - an endless source of power! Mobile displays do not need to be replaced when the batteries are empty, and connection to the grid becomes a thing of the past.
Displays Journal
Jan 19, 2021
USA and East Asia Grab $23 Billion Transparent Electronics Opportunity

USA and East Asia Grab $23 Billion Transparent Electronics Opportunity

The new IDTechEx report, "Transparent Electronics Materials, Applications, Markets 2021-2041", describes a market increasing fivefold from 2021-2031. By 2041 it will be over $23 billion.
Displays Journal
Jan 12, 2021
3D Printed Smart Gel Changes Shape When Exposed to Light

3D Printed Smart Gel Changes Shape When Exposed to Light

Inspired by the color-changing skin of cuttlefish, octopuses and squids, engineers have created a 3D printed smart gel that changes shape when exposed to light, becomes "artificial muscle" and may lead to new military camouflage, soft robotics and flexible displays.
External Company Press Release
Rohinni Doubles Mini LED Placement Speed with 100 Hz Placement Tech

Rohinni Doubles Mini LED Placement Speed with 100 Hz Placement Tech

Rohinni,a leading developer of enabling technology for design and production of mini LED- and micro LED-based products, today announced that it has achieved the fastest proven mini LED placement speed at 100 Hz with its new bondhead.
Displays Journal
Jan 8, 2021
Abu Dhabi Rolls Out 175 E-Paper Bus Stop Displays

Abu Dhabi Rolls Out 175 E-Paper Bus Stop Displays

Department of Transport Abu Dhabi (DoT) has rolled out 175 e-paper bus stop displays across key locations and city landmarks.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Useless Transparent Phones Get Cleverer

Useless Transparent Phones Get Cleverer

We forecast minimal sales of see-through, transparent personal devices over the coming 20 years. Transparent mobile phones have been predicted from the start. However, mobile phones are expensive, essential tools.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
You Should Consider Making Metamaterials

You Should Consider Making Metamaterials

Metamaterials behave in a manner not seen in nature. They are not simply formulations They are constructs, not single materials as such.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Beginners Guide to Transparent Electronics

Beginners Guide to Transparent Electronics

For ease of reading, we use the term transparent electronics to include translucent in this report. It embraces flexible, even stretchable devices but, for now, the main focus is on rigid ones.
Displays Journal
Dec 7, 2020
E Ink and Plastic Logic Provide Small Flexible EPaper Display

E Ink and Plastic Logic Provide Small Flexible EPaper Display

Wearables and other applications will benefit from new, innovative flexible color displays
External Company Press Release
Merck Announces Partnerships: Advance Materials for Free-Form Displays

Merck Announces Partnerships: Advance Materials for Free-Form Displays

Partnerships with Optitune and Solip Tech will allow Merck to accelerate the commercialization of liviFlexTM, a new range of display materials that addresses challenges in the manufacture of flexible, foldable and rollable OLED displays.
Displays Journal
Apr 19, 2021
Micro-LED Displays, A Threat to OLED Displays or Not?

Micro-LED Displays, A Threat to OLED Displays or Not?

Micro-LED, believed by many as the next-generation display technology, has been pursued by players of LED, display, OEM, materials and so on. It is also widely believed by many that Micro-LED displays are the replacement of OLED displays, especially in TV applications.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Reality Checking the IOT story

Reality Checking the IOT story

Market research companies of all sizes generally pitch the 2020 market for Internet of Things at $200-£500 billion. They cite the leading players as companies with around that in total sales! These companies have mostly been large for quite a while so have their traditional businesses collapsed and been replaced by this great new thing? There is no evidence for that. So what do the pundits say these massive sums consist of?
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Ultra Fine Line Metal Patterning

Ultra Fine Line Metal Patterning

Fine line metal patterning is being pursued for a number of applications, explored here by IDTechEx CEO Raghu Das
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Profitability V Curves

Profitability V Curves

A valuable tool in predicting risk and enduring profitability of businesses is the profitability V curve.
External Company Press Release
DKE Goes "Beyond Expectation" to Invest in Plastic Logic Technology

DKE Goes "Beyond Expectation" to Invest in Plastic Logic Technology

Plastic Logic has announced a significant investment in its business from DKE Displays, a China-based company specialising in the production of e-paper displays.
Displays Journal
Jan 19, 2021
The First Full Colour Electro Wetting Display Panel is a Fact

The First Full Colour Electro Wetting Display Panel is a Fact

The first production ready Electro Wetting Display consumes only 3 watts and uses solar energy - an endless source of power! Mobile displays do not need to be replaced when the batteries are empty, and connection to the grid becomes a thing of the past.
Displays Journal
Jan 12, 2021
3D Printed Smart Gel Changes Shape When Exposed to Light

3D Printed Smart Gel Changes Shape When Exposed to Light

Inspired by the color-changing skin of cuttlefish, octopuses and squids, engineers have created a 3D printed smart gel that changes shape when exposed to light, becomes "artificial muscle" and may lead to new military camouflage, soft robotics and flexible displays.
Displays Journal
Jan 8, 2021
Abu Dhabi Rolls Out 175 E-Paper Bus Stop Displays

Abu Dhabi Rolls Out 175 E-Paper Bus Stop Displays

Department of Transport Abu Dhabi (DoT) has rolled out 175 e-paper bus stop displays across key locations and city landmarks.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
You Should Consider Making Metamaterials

You Should Consider Making Metamaterials

Metamaterials behave in a manner not seen in nature. They are not simply formulations They are constructs, not single materials as such.
Displays Journal
Dec 7, 2020
E Ink and Plastic Logic Provide Small Flexible EPaper Display

E Ink and Plastic Logic Provide Small Flexible EPaper Display

Wearables and other applications will benefit from new, innovative flexible color displays
Displays Journal
Mar 24, 2021
Technology Analyst Careers at IDTechEx: Positions Available

Technology Analyst Careers at IDTechEx: Positions Available

We are looking for entrepreneurial, enthusiastic people to join IDTechEx to apply their technical knowledge. You will be involved with technology scouting, market research and consultancy in a rapidly growing, exciting, global firm.
Displays Journal
Mar 1, 2021
Light-Emitting Tattoo Engineered for the First Time

Light-Emitting Tattoo Engineered for the First Time

Scientists have created a temporary tattoo with light-emitting technology used in TV and smartphone screens, paving the way for a new type of "smart tattoo" with a range of potential uses.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Strategy Lessons from Latest News

Strategy Lessons from Latest News

In this article we introduce some guidelines useful in formulating your strategy. In other articles we have given the latest on tools that are useful such as the profitability V curve and the experience curve.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Strange Experience Curves Cause Wrong Investments?

Strange Experience Curves Cause Wrong Investments?

In 1936, Theodore Paul Wright, at Curtiss-Wright in the United States, found that every time total aircraft production doubled, the required labour time for a new aircraft fell by 20%. This has become known as "Wright's law".
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Printed/Flexible Electronics at CES 2021

Printed/Flexible Electronics at CES 2021

Multiple IDTechEx analysts recently attended the Consumer Electronics Show 2021 (CES 2021), this year held virtually due to COVID-19. CES includes a tremendously large range of companies and technologies, so IDTechEx's coverage of the event is divided by topic. This premium article focuses on companies developing or incorporating technologies based on printed/flexible electronics, such as foldable/rollable OLED displays.
Displays Journal
Jan 19, 2021
USA and East Asia Grab $23 Billion Transparent Electronics Opportunity

USA and East Asia Grab $23 Billion Transparent Electronics Opportunity

The new IDTechEx report, "Transparent Electronics Materials, Applications, Markets 2021-2041", describes a market increasing fivefold from 2021-2031. By 2041 it will be over $23 billion.
External Company Press Release
Rohinni Doubles Mini LED Placement Speed with 100 Hz Placement Tech

Rohinni Doubles Mini LED Placement Speed with 100 Hz Placement Tech

Rohinni,a leading developer of enabling technology for design and production of mini LED- and micro LED-based products, today announced that it has achieved the fastest proven mini LED placement speed at 100 Hz with its new bondhead.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Useless Transparent Phones Get Cleverer

Useless Transparent Phones Get Cleverer

We forecast minimal sales of see-through, transparent personal devices over the coming 20 years. Transparent mobile phones have been predicted from the start. However, mobile phones are expensive, essential tools.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Beginners Guide to Transparent Electronics

Beginners Guide to Transparent Electronics

For ease of reading, we use the term transparent electronics to include translucent in this report. It embraces flexible, even stretchable devices but, for now, the main focus is on rigid ones.
External Company Press Release
Merck Announces Partnerships: Advance Materials for Free-Form Displays

Merck Announces Partnerships: Advance Materials for Free-Form Displays

Partnerships with Optitune and Solip Tech will allow Merck to accelerate the commercialization of liviFlexTM, a new range of display materials that addresses challenges in the manufacture of flexible, foldable and rollable OLED displays.
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