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NEC V801 Review: Benchmarking A Massive 80-Inch Monitor
Dec 9, 2013 - in Reviews
As you may have noticed, we've really ramped up our display coverage. Today, we have the pleasure of reviewing NEC's 80-inch V801. Is it a monitor, an HDTV, or both? We tax this beast with our benchmark suite and a load of movies to find the answer.
Sharp Demos New MEMS Displays, First Windows 8 Tablet
Oct 1, 2013 - in News
Sharp revealed several new products on Monday during CEATEC 2013.
DisplayLink Crams 4K Video Through USB 3.0
Sep 28, 2013 - in News
DisplayLink is getting ready for the rush of 4K displays.
LG Launches Two New UltraWide Displays
Sep 25, 2013 - in News
LG is adding two new UltraWide displays later this month.
Flexible Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Active Coming Soon?
Sep 25, 2013 - in News
A limited Edition of the Galaxy Note 3 with a flexible screen may arrive in November.
ViewSonic Intros $1000 Adobe Color QHD Display
Sep 23, 2013 - in News
This monitor will set you back a solid grand, if not slightly more.
Sony to Reveal Head Mounted Display at TGS 2013
Sep 8, 2013 - in News
Sony's HMD would rival the Oculus Rift if the latter device actually targeted consoles.
HP ZR30w Versus DoubleSight DS-309W, 30-Inch Monitors, Tested
Jun 27, 2013 - in Reviews
With a steady stream of 27-inch QHD monitors coming through our lab, we thought we’d take a quick break and test two even bigger screens, the 30-inch, 16:10 aspect ratio HP ZR30w and DoubleSight DS-309W. How do these $1000+ stunners compare?
Naughty Wicked Paradise Supports Oculus Rift
Jun 18, 2013 - in News
Naturally someone feels the need to develop a porn game that uses Oculus Rift.
Google Glass Competitor Has Better Specs, Cheaper Price
Jun 7, 2013 - in News
These AR specs may cost $500 and feature better specs than Glass.
LG to Show Off 5-inch Flexible OLED Screen
May 20, 2013 - in News
LG is showcasing a 5-inch flexible OLED screen this week at SID 2013.
E Ink Intros 13.3" Flexible Electronic Paper Display
May 14, 2013 - in News
E Ink is launching a new flexible electronic paper display based on Sony's flexible Thin Film Transistor (TFT) tech.
Valve Adds Support for Oculus Rift in Half-Life 2
May 10, 2013 - in News
Valve has added support for the Oculus Rift VR headset in the latest beta release of Half-Life 2.
Sprint, Hallmark Making Tech Trek Doc Using Google Glass
May 2, 2013 - in News
Google Glass will be used in an interactive documentary sponsored by Sprint and Hallmark.
Google Releases Glass Kernel Source Code to Developers
Apr 30, 2013 - in News
The kernel source code for Glass is now available to download.
Google Glass Specs CPU, RAM Exposed via ADB
Apr 27, 2013 - in News
The ADB was used on Google Glass to reveal the SoC and RAM.
LG Phone With Flexible OLED Screen Arriving 4Q13
Apr 25, 2013 - in News
Feeling the heat from Samsung, LG will intro a smartphone with a flexible OLED screen in 4Q13.
Google Glass Still a Year Away for Consumers
Apr 24, 2013 - in News
So much for that $1500 spy tool for Christmas. Shucks.
Video-Oh My: Skyrim Running on Oculus Rift
Apr 22, 2013 - in News
The Vireio Perception driver was used to bring Skyrim to the Oculus Rift headset.
Apple Advertises Job for Flexible Display Engineer
Apr 12, 2013 - in News
Job posting has since been pulled.
Auria EQ276W 27" IPS Monitor Review: QHD For $400
Apr 3, 2013 - in Reviews
Although QHD screens are nothing new, they remain atop the desktop monitor price ladder. Auria broke the $400 barrier with its new EQ276W 27” IPS panel. Today, we run it through our display benchmarks to see how it compares to far pricier competition.
BenQ Releases 24-inch 16:10 IPS Monitor
Mar 28, 2013 - in News
BenQ has released a sleek 24" IPS monitor that carries a business-like 16:10 aspect ratio.
Sharp Securing Another $313M in Bank Loans
Mar 20, 2013 - in News
Three banks have agreed to offer Sharp a lifeline out of its financial woes.
Sharp May Cancel Foxconn's Investment Talks
Mar 17, 2013 - in News
Sharp's president hinted that financial negotiations between the company and Foxconn may be cancelled soon.
Samsung Makes a $111.5M Investment in Sharp
Mar 6, 2013 - in News
Samsung simply doesn't want Apple to exclusively use Sharp and its IGZO technology.
Synaptics Intros SLOC Multitouch Solution, ClearPad 3400
Feb 26, 2013 - in News
Synaptics is showcasing two new mobile touchscreen technologies.
LG Investing $656 Million in Next-Gen OLED Screens
Feb 20, 2013 - in News
Firm will produce thinner and more energy efficient displays for televisions.
Project Glass "Explorer Edition" Finally Visits FCC
Feb 1, 2013 - in News
Looks like Google wasn't too far from its January 2013 target for developers.
This Is Why Oculus Rift Will Change Your Gaming World
Jan 18, 2013 - in News
A hands-on with the Oculus Rift headset last week during CES 2013.
HP Launches First Display with Beats Audio
Jan 17, 2013 - in News
It's a collaboration between HP and Dr. Dre.