iWatch Release Rumored for October with Curved OLED Display

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Apple’s heavily-rumored iWatch was nowhere to be seen at WWDC earlier this week, but new speculation points to a release window in October, close to when we’ll probably see new iPads as well. According to Nikkei, anonymous “industry sources” say that the iWatch will launch in October and will sport a curved OLED touchscreen display. […]

Samsung Galaxy Round Reportedly Only a Prototype

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Earlier this month, Samsung announced the Galaxy Round, which is a new smartphone that sports a curved display, as well as a curved body. It’s definitely the first of its kind, and Samsung already confirmed that it would be hitting South Korea first, with no word on US availability. However, don’t get your hopes up, […]

Is Google Working with LG on Nexus TV?

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With rumors of Apple creating its own branded iTV HDTV unit, Google may be set to do the same thing with LG in developing a fully integrated Nexus TV. A Nexus TV would be a smart TV that may not rely on a separate, set-top box, like the Google TV boxes developed by Vizio and […]

Samsung’s New AMOLED Display to Out-Retina Apple

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Apple has created instant marketing and PR buzz when it debuted its iPhone 4 smartphone with the Retina Display in which late CEO Steve Jobs says that the naked eye cannot discern individual pixels with a 326 pixel-per-inch resolution. Since then, Android smartphone manufacturers have tried to match and out-class the Retina Display resolution beginning […]

Samsung Ramping Up OLED Display Production In Case Apple Switches From LCD

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Samsung has ramped up production capacity for producing OLED displays in the event that Apple may decide to switch from rival LCD-based displays on its next-generation iOS products, which may include the iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad tablet. It’s unclear if Apple would make the transition, but the Cupertino, California company has been rumored to […]

m • pad 15.6″ Tablet Rocks Scroll Wheel, Dedicated Buttons & MultiTouch

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There is a new tablet in the works that is designed with productivity in mind. It is called the m • pad and is designed by Volker Hübner of Germany. It has a 15.6″ OLED display with multi-touch and a pressure-sensitive stylus. There seem to be ports for USB, Ethernet and Firewire, according to Slashgear. The dimensions are 430x280x25mm. […]

Samsung Curved Flexible AMOLED Display Concept Demos at CES (Video)

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At the Consumer Electronics Show, Samsung brought a few prototypes of its flexible AMOLED display panels, which are shown with curved, wavy hard plastic casings showing that the flexible displays can be curved and bended to fit different types of surfaces for new display applications. Perhaps a wearable watch where even the wristband could be […]

Quantum-Dot LED Technology to Succeed OLED

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While Samsung is looking to replace IPS LCD screens with its own Super PLS LCD screens, LG Display is tackling the OLED display technology along with QD Vision. With QD Vision’s design, LG Display is looking to produce quantum-dot LED screens, also known as QLED displays, which is a nanotechnology display that offers better performance […]

Samsung Shows Off Super AMOLED Tablet Prototypes

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Samsung really is bringing more tablets to the market. After the company has shown off a larger 7-inch Super AMOLED panel display, Samsung is now showing off prototypes of tablets with the mentioned screen. The new 7-inch Galaxy Tab Super AMOLED display has a slightly higher resolution than the current crop of Galaxy Tabs with […]

Seriously, there is an OLED shortage

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I’ve mentioned this in passing a couple of times, but there is an OLED shortage. Samsung is taking the lead in addressing the problem, but building a new state-of-the-art factory takes more than a couple of months. In the meantime, there is an OLED shortage.

Smaller iPads with OLED? Don’t bank on it.

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A rumor working its way around the Internets is that Apple is looking into using OLED panels for different-sized iPads. Exciting! Furthermore, those new iPads could arrive as soon as the last quarter of the year. Awesome! And on top of all that, it’s almost impossible that this could happen. Boo!

10″ OLED for $600? That can’t be right, can it?

Everyone’s a twitter over the sweet Apple Tablet tweets from Jason Calcanis. Our focus, rightfully, has been on the battery life claim (need more usage data here). However, if I’m piecing this together properly, he’s saying this thing is a 10″ OLED TV for $600. That’s staggering. To put that in perspective, Sony’s XEL-1 is […]

OLED Screens: Worth It or No?

Lots of talk lately about OLED screens being something we’ll be seeing on lots of devices in the future. Certainly from what I’ve seen first hand and from what I’ve read they are pretty to look at and they do draw less energy. That said, I’ve seen a few reports lately about the Nexus One […]

Flexible OLEDs Spring Closer to Market

Today seems to be the day for new display news. The Flexible Display Center at Arizona State University (the fightin’ aardvarks! …or cacti …or something. I don’t know college sports) has announced a breakthrough that brings flexible OLED (organic light emitting diode) screens closer to mass market. Something to do with a whole bunch of […]

Pictures and Specs of OQO’s Model 2+

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I just did an interview with OQO‘s Bob Rosin and am uploading the video now. Stay tuned for that. Meanwhile, keep reading for more on the new OQO Model 2+ = pics, specs, and pricing. Can you say $999 and super crisp / sharp? Keep reading .

Foldable OLED Screen Concept

Yeah, it is just a concept from Samsung, and yeah it is probably way down the road if it ever comes to be, but it sure is fun to look at and dream, now isn’t it? Via Crunchgear