liquid crystal display

A leisurely stroll could energise your cellphone


May 15th, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 15 (IANS) Charging your cellphone by taking a leisurely stroll might not be all that utopian but something of a working reality in the near future -- thanks ... Read more...

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Samsung to acquire Sony stake in LCD joint venture


December 26th, 2011 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) South Korean Samsung Electronics will buy Japanese Sony Corporation's stake in their joint liquid crystal display (LCD) venture for 1.08 trillion won ($939 million).The two ... Read more...

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Japan’s Panasonic to scale down TV business


October 20th, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, Oct 20 (IANS) Japan's Panasonic Corp decided to sharply scale down its money-losing television-making business, reducing production of plasma display panels and cutting over 1,000 jobs, Japanese media reported ... Read more...

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Godrej forays into television market in Karnataka


May 26th, 2011 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 26 (IANS) The Godrej group, a leading player in home appliances, entered the burgeoning television market in Karnataka by unveiling a range of digital products here Thursday."Our range ... Read more...

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iPod and other gadgets could soon be ‘charged by pinch of the fingers’


March 30th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 30 (ANI): Scientists are reporting the development of the first commercially viable nanogenerator, a flexible chip that can use body movements to generate electricity.They described boosting the device's power output ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Now Delhiites can get to know the air they breathe


March 13th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 13 (IANS) Now people in Delhi can get to know the quality of air they breathe. Hourly air quality and weather updates will be provided on LCD ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

How LCD projectors ’switch neurons on-off like light bulbs’ in worms


January 17th, 2011 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 17 (ANI): Researchers have developed a novel way to control the brain and muscles of tiny organisms, including freely moving worms, using inexpensive components from ordinary liquid crystal display (LCD) ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Samsung urged to invest in photo-voltaic cell facility in Tamil Nadu


November 27th, 2010 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 27 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister M.K. Stalin has invited South Korean electronics giant Samsung to invest in a facility to produce solar photo-voltaic (PV) cells in the state.Inaugurating ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Watch this 3D TV without glasses!


October 5th, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 5 (IANS) Toshiba has unveiled the world's first 3D television set that does not require special glasses - a recurring consumer complaint about the technology. It is expected to go ... Read more...

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World’s first 3D TV that doesn’t require glasses hits the market


October 5th, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
London, Oct 05 (ANI): Toshiba has unveiled the world's first 3D television that doesn't require glasses.The Tokyo-based company hopes this could be the breakthrough that brings high-definition liquid crystal display 3D TV ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

First Ever “No Glasses” 3D TV Developed by Toshiba, To Sell in Dec.


October 5th, 2010 - 1:39 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 4 (THAINDIAN NEWS) For the first time ever, people all over the world can enjoy watching 3 D television without the 3D glasses, thanks to a television set which will be ... Read more...

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India a huge market for Taiwanese LCD TV makers


October 1st, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) India will soon see a surge in demand for flat-screen televisions from next year, providing a huge market to companies from Taiwan, as consumers with more disposable ... Read more...

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Orissa coaches tribal students to compete in competititve tests


September 5th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Jatindra Dash Bhubaneswar, Sep 5 (IANS) Orissa, which has the second highest tribal population in the country, will start high-tech coaching progammes from next month exclusively for its tribal students to help ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu signs three MOUs worth Rs.13,000 crore


August 4th, 2010 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 4 (IANS) Tamil Nadu government Wednesday signed three agreements with as many companies involving an investment of around Rs.13,000 crore. The government signed the memoranda of understanding for setting up ... Read more...

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Wafer thin television that can be rolled up like wall calendar


June 20th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
By Rahul Dass Helsinki, June 20 (IANS) "Can you imagine a television that can be rolled up?" asked a research scientist in this Finnish capital.Curiosity led straight to Prof. Richard Friend of Britain's ... Read more...

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Now, view 3-D delights sans the pesky specs


June 16th, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 15 (ANI): Microsoft's Applied Sciences Group has unveiled a new lens that could soon revolutionize glasses-free 3-D displays.The lens, thinner at the bottom than at the top, steers light to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Look up and know the air Delhi breathes


May 16th, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Richa Sharma New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Delhiites can now literally know the air they breathe. Come July and LCD (Liquid Crystal Display) boards across the capital will flash hourly data about ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Gurgaon to have intelligent traffic system


March 21st, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, March 21 (IANS) Police in Gurgaon plan to install liquid crystal display (LCD) screens at major intersections as part of an IT-driven system to streamline road traffic during the Commonwealth Games ... Read more...

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Sony India eyes 30 percent market share in LCD TVs


March 10th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 10 (IANS) Consumer electronic goods major Sony India is targeting a 30 percent market share in the liquid crystal display (LCD) television segment in 2010-11 from the present 25 percent, ... Read more...

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Robotic vehicle to detect, defuse IEDs in Kashmir


December 22nd, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) A British-made robotic vehicle has been inducted in the Indian Army and will be used in the terror-hit Jammu and Kashmir to defuse improvised explosive devices ... Read more...

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Samsung Electronics triples its profit


October 30th, 2009 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Oct 30 (DPA) Samsung Electronics Co's profit more than tripled in the third quarter to hit a record 3.72 trillion won ($3.14 billion), the company said Friday. Rising prices for memory chips ... Read more...

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Sony plans to come out with 3-D TV next year: Report


September 2nd, 2009 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 2 (DPA) The Japanese electronics company Sony Corp plans to introduce a liquid-crystal-display television capable of playing 3-D programming by the end of next year, The Wall Street Journal ... Read more...

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Samsung India targets $2 bn turnover this year


July 15th, 2009 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 15 (IANS) The Indian arm of Korean consumer durable major Samsung India is targeting a turnover of $2 billion (about Rs.10,000 crore) this calendar year, said a senior company official ... Read more...

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Customs duty on LCD TVs slashed to 5 percent


July 6th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The government has reduced the customs duty on liquid crystal display (LCD) television sets from 10 percent to 5 percent, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said here ... Read more...

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Study finds more-than-sevenfold increase in computer-related injuries


June 9th, 2009 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 9 (ANI): Hazards of long-term computer use such as back pain, blurred vision and mouse-related injuries are well documented. But now, a new study has revealed that the number of ... Read more...

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Car driving made a joy in Kolkata


April 16th, 2009 - 11:06 pm ICT by ANI
By Ajitha MenonKolkata, April 16 (ANI): Those who want to learn car driving in Kolkata need no longer be scared of accidents and put up with remarks of passer-by.Learning car driving ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

Sony India expects sales to drop next fiscal


March 19th, 2009 - 7:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 19 (IANS) Consumer electronics company Sony India Pvt Ltd is expecting a lower sales growth in 2009-10 due to the global meltdown, a top official said here Thursday. "We expect a ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Dixon plans LCD TV unit in Tamil Nadu


February 2nd, 2009 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 2 (IANS) The Rs.6-billion turnover Dixon Technologies, which owns the consumer durable brand Weston, will set up a Rs.200-million (Rs.20-crore) unit to manufacture liquid crystal display (LCD) television sets at ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Toshiba Corp to cut 4,500 jobs


January 29th, 2009 - 3:06 pm ICT by Amrit Rashmisrisethi
On Thursday , Toshiba Corp of Japan said it will likely to cut 4,500 jobs by the end of this March. After projecting it would go into the red this year ... Read more...

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World’’s slimmest TV unveiled


January 8th, 2009 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 8 (ANI): Samsung Electronics has launched a new line of LCD televisions, which is being hailed as the world''s slimmest television ever created.The wafer thin television includes a ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Samsung slashes prices of LCD TVs, refrigerators


December 12th, 2008 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 11 (IANS) Samsung India, one of the leading fast moving, consumer durables companies in the country, Thursday slashed prices of its liquid crystal display (LCD) televisions and refrigerators in ... Read more...

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Maharashtra awaiting Tata reaction on Nano project offer (Lead)


August 23rd, 2008 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) The Maharashtra government is awaiting with bated breath Tata group chairman Ratan Tata's reaction to its proposal to shift the Nano plant to this state, an official said ... Read more...

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Rane criticises Deshmukh for approving land for Videocon


August 5th, 2008 - 9:46 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Aug 5 (ANI): Maharashtra Revenue Minister Narayan Rane today launched a fresh attack on functioning of Chief Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh, and alleged that he is serving the interests of one ... Read more...

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Newtonian telescopes could make TVs more power efficient and viewer friendly


July 23rd, 2008 - 2:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 23 (ANI): Building the pixels of flat-panel displays like tiny telescopes, similar to a design invented by Isaac Newton, could make them much more power efficient, or make screens ... Read more...

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Newton’s invention may lead to greener TV screens


July 23rd, 2008 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 23 (IANS) Engineers in the US have developed TV displays based on a telescope design invented by Isaac Newton to reduce the display's electricity consumption. The rear layer of a ... Read more...

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