Topic / LCD

Polaroid launches the Grey Label with Lady Gaga

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After hiring Lady Gaga as their creative director, the entire tech industry was wondering in their heads, “Um, what?” Well, it’s a year and now Polaroid have decided to use CES to launch the end results with their partnership with the pop singer – the Grey Label. The Grey Label will feature three parts, which Polaroid claim that they are “truly expressive of Lady Gaga’s artistic vision” – a printer, […]

Dick Smith 26” LCD TV [Bargain Hunter]

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Now you can enjoy TV in your room. This is a fantastic and cheap option for placing a TV in your bedroom, the kids room and even in the pool room. You can pick up this 26″ LCD TV from DSE for only $299, down from $399. A huge saving of $100. It also includes features that you wouldn’t expect in a $299 TV. Such as built in DVD player, […]

LG launches LED HD 3D TV – and yes, you still need to wear those glasses

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LG has announced a brand new 3D television, the LX9500, which is built using LED technology – not like the LCD screens many other 3D screens are using. The television is also super thin – measuring 16mm thin – and is said to allow you to watch any movie from any direction because of its “Multi Picture Format”, unlike many others which are limited sitting directly at the screen. You […]

Review : Sony Bloggie MHS-PM5K

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Who would have thought that a HD camera could be so small these days? First the Flip does it and now many other competitors are lining up trying to take a stake in that market; and Sony is no exception with its Bloggie camera line – the model we got is the MHS-PM5K, and we did a piece on it during our CES 2010 coverage. Now it has landed in […]

Dell sues LCD makers for price fixing

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Dell has accused five Asian LCD manufacturers — Hitachi, Sharp, Toshiba, HannStar, and Seiko Epson — for price fixing in a lawsuit filed in the US District Court of San Francisco, according to a report on Reuters. For Hitachi and Sharp, it’s familiar territory. In December, Nokia filed suit against the two companies for LCD price fixing; while in March last year, the two companies — along with LG and Chunghwa […]

Apple parts maker confirms workers poisoning

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Taiwanese manufacturer Wintek, the manufacturer that makes LCD screens and components for Apple and Nokia, has confirmed that more of its workers in China have become ill after being exposed to chemicals than it previously reported. According to Global Post, 62 of the employees have became ill after a report that ran on state-controlled media – 15 more than it was reported – that were exposed to chemicals last summer; […]

Nokia sues Asian LCD makers over price-fixing allegations

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Nokia, the largest maker of phones in the entire world, has decided to sue Asian LCD panel makers – including LG, Sharp, Hitachi and Samsung – after alleging that all the parties colluded with each other to fix prices for their LCD displays, which are used almost anywhere today – including phones. Turns out, this is pretty common, with several LCD makers pleaded guilty in price fixing late last year […]

LG unveils “world-thinnest” LCD screen – only 0.23 inches thick

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Though Japan is known for making gadgets that you would like to crave for, South Korea’s LG Display has now become the new record holder for the world’s thinnest LCD screen, with the company releasing its new 42-inch and 47-inch models that are only 5.9mm thick – or 0.23 inches if you are using the other system – and are very light, only weighing 6.1kg and 7.3kg respectively. According to […]

LG to bring out world’s thinnest LED LCD TV at CES 2009

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CES 2009 : LG has announced that it will bring out its LH95 LCD TV to the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, which happens in January; and has branded it as the world’s thinnest LED-illuminated LCD TV out there in the world. Being only 24.8mm thick, it is slightly thicker to the MacBook Air, which is only 19.3mm; it also features a 240Hz TrueMotion Drive for blur-free video reproduction […]