Controlling multiple LED strings with C2000 MCUs Design How-To 7/27/2012 2 comments This whitepaper explores the different LED driver topologies and digital control methods available for driving multiple LED strings efficiently to reduce system cost, lower operating expenses, increase color accuracy, and improve overall reliability.
LG, Samsung execs charged with OLED theft News & Analysis 7/17/2012 4 comments Researchers at Samsung Electronics and board members at LG Display have been charged over the theft of organic light emitting diode (OLED) display technology, according to local reports.
Roll-to-roll manufacturing for small molecule flexible OLED devices Design How-To 7/10/2012 1 comment Recently, several lighting companies in Europe and Asia have started pilot production of OLED devices on glass. The OLED covers a range of applications from less demanding signage and decorative lighting up to large area flexible illumination, automotive applications and general lighting which have higher requirements in terms of efficiency and reliability.
Soap film forms textured display screen Research 7/5/2012 Post a comment A team of scientists from the University of Tokyo, Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Tsukuba have demonstrated the possibility of using a soap film to form a video projection display screen with dynamic texturing.
Plastic Logic demos flexible color moving display News & Analysis 7/3/2012 5 comments Organic electronics developer Plastic Logic has said it has demonstrated a flexible plastic electronic display that can play color video content at 12 frames per second or 14 frames per second in black and white.
Drones are, in essence, flying autonomous vehicles. Pros and cons surrounding drones today might well foreshadow the debate over the development of self-driving cars. In the context of a strongly regulated aviation industry, "self-flying" drones pose a fresh challenge. How safe is it to fly drones in different environments? Should drones be required for visual line of sight – as are piloted airplanes? Join EE Times' Junko Yoshida as she moderates a panel of drone experts.