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BenQ Intros 27-inch Gaming Monitor

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BenQ Intros 27-inch Gaming Monitor

BenQ announces the next entry to the XL monitor series at the Intel Extreme Masters World Championship-- the XL270T, a "world-class professional gaming monitor" featuring a 27-inch display.

The 120Hz monitor features LED backlighting, 12 million:1 contrast ratio and 1ms response time. Dual HDMI ports handle connectivity.

Further technologies include Display Mode (allows users to switch between 9 monitor sizes), Smart Scaling (scales screen on-the-fly without impacting controller sensitivity) Continue reading...

Biscotti Gets Security, Cloud Features

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Biscotti Gets Security, Cloud Features

The lovably named Biscotti TV phone is now more than a simple biscuit-sized VoIP TV phone-- a recent software update adds additional functionality in the shape of MyBiscotti Cloud Services.

The Cloud Services update allows for security applications in the shape of Live Image viewing (collates live images from all connected Biscotti TV cameras) the self-explanatory Time-Lapse Videos functions.

Further additions includes remote monitoring and configuration through any internet-connected device and Continue reading...

AOC Latest Gets "Borderless"

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AOC Latest Gets

AOC reveals its take on the large IPS monitor-- the 27-inch i2757fh, with a 2mm bezel the company describes as "borderless."

It handles resolutions of up to 1920 x 1080 with a 50000000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, 5ms response time, x2 HDMI ports, wide viewing angles and built-in speakers.

The package also includes a multifunctional detachable stand with 3 usage modes-- photo frame (without a base), standard stand or height-adjustable stand.

An Eco Mode provides 5 optimised display settings (text, Continue reading...

Sharp Shows Prototypes of IGZO, First Time in Europe

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Sharp Shows Prototypes of IGZO, First Time in Europe

For the first time in Europe, Sharp showed prototypes of its newly developed oxide semiconductor technology, known as IGZO. At IFA Berlin, Sharp showed how IGZO technology will enable even higher resolutions, lower power consumption, and higher performance touch screens, as well as narrower bezel widths for LCD display panels used in mobile devices such as smartphones.

This jointly developed new IGZO technology is an oxide semiconductor with a cocktail of indium (In), gallium (Ga) and zinc Continue reading...

LG Monitors Go Premium at IFA 2012

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LG Monitors Go Premium at IFA 2012

LG presents two premium IPS monitors at IFA 2012-- the 29-inch EA93 "cinematic display" and the professional 27-inch EA83.

The EA93 handles resolutions of up to 2560 x 1080 and has an unusual 21:9 aspect ratio. LG claims it displays 100% defined sRGB colour space while delivering 300nits brightness, making it ideal for both entertainment and professional situations.

A 4-Screen Split feature allows users to divide the display into 4 segments and Dual Link-Up allows the simultaneous connection of Continue reading...

Logitech Intros TV Cam HD

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Logitech Intros TV Cam HD

Logitech upgrades its earlier take on living room conferencing with the TV Cam HD-- a single device with built-in Skype hooking up your customers' HDTVs without the need for a PC.

It has all processing power required to not only run Skype, but also send wide-angle 720p footage over wifi or ethernet connections. As the company says, all it needs is an available HDMI port, an internet connection and a Skype account.

Unlike the previous TV Cam model the TV Cam HD does not need a Viera Connect HDTV-- Continue reading...

The Soap Bubble Display

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The Soap Bubble Display

Are humble soap bubbles key for the ultra-thin displays of the future? Scientists from the University of Tokyo and Carnegie Mellon University say so,  following their developments in bubble-based "colloidal displays."

A "colloidal display" consists of the surface of a soapy bubble (or "membrane screen"), over which a projector beams images. In this case the bubble is made out a complex colloid solution, and is far stronger than anything from your bubble bath or dish washer.

Since the surface of Continue reading...

ViewSonic Ships Super-Thin LED Monitor

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ViewSonic Ships Super-Thin LED Monitor

ViewSonic announces the VX2460h-LED-- a backlit LED monitor the company says has the thinnest profile (6.8mm) available for its size and class category.

Ideal for enthusiasts and gamers, the VX2640h is a sleek 24" widescreen display using advanced imaging technologies to reduce eye fatigue after extended viewing.

It handles 1080p resolution, with 2ms response time and a 40000000:1 dynamic contrast ratio. Input come through x2 HDMI ports.

For your more environmentally-conscious customers, the Continue reading...

Will the Ref Even Let Fraunhofer on the Field?

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Will the Ref Even Let Fraunhofer on the Field?

While we were all on the field at ISE 2012, the International Football Association Board (IFAB) was creating a shortlist of acceptable systems designed to help referees make better goal decisions.

No, they did not chose video…but we can say one of the final two systems in the IFAB final draw is GoalRef from the Fraunhofer IIS. It was on display at CeBIT 2012.

The GoalRef system creates a weak magnetic field around the goal. The ball contains compact electronics that indicate whether Continue reading...

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