• How to set up a multiple-monitor workstation

    Posted May 8, 2013 - 11:17 am

    Having two or more monitors makes it easier for an employee to multitask, but many companies deem multi-monitor workstations too expensive or too difficult to set up. This guide will walk you through common issues, considerations and tips related to deploying multiple monitors.
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    Ricoh develops brighter full color e-paper

    Posted February 8, 2013 - 12:54 pm

    Video report shows advances in producing full color e-paper that's brighter than ever.
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    Mobile displays will get even thinner and more energy efficient

    Posted November 2, 2012 - 10:16 am

    Joint venture in Japan creates newer displays for phones, tablets and vehicles.
  • Olympus follows Google Glass with wearable display prototype

    Posted July 5, 2012 - 2:07 pm

    Google isn't the only company interested in producing wearable head-mounted displays for everyday use. Olympus has announced its latest wearable prototype called the MEG4.0, a device that clips on to standard eyeglasses and projects a 320-by-240 QVGA display right in front of your eyes. Olympus' announcement comes about a week after the search giant showed off its Google Glass project during the company's Google I/O developer conference.
  • 6 ways to use multiple displays with your laptop

    Posted May 10, 2012 - 3:28 pm

    Dual monitors improve productivity, but it can be hard to get laptops to use multiple displays. It's not impossible, though. Check out these six tips for connecting laptops to external monitors.
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    ZeroTouch turns any screen into touchscreen, ready for sale

    Posted May 8, 2012 - 9:14 pm

    The relatively inexpensive technology can scale to 55 inches or larger and is moving towards commercialization.
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    Dual View displays two images on a single screen

    Posted May 8, 2012 - 8:54 pm

    When you tilt your laptop screen the colors change. It’s that bug that one researcher has turned into a feature.
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    Check out this cool transparent display

    Posted April 3, 2012 - 11:26 am

    Using your hands with your monitor without getting the screen all smudgy.
  • Digital displays explained

    Posted March 24, 2012 - 7:09 am

    Manufacturers--whether they make phones, tablets, TVs, or computer monitors--are always trying to convince you that their gadget has a better display than all the other gadgets. In doing so, they throw a bunch of fancy-sounding acronyms and technology terms at you: Super AMOLED. PenTile. LED. IPS. Super-IPS. Some of the hyped items are legitimate descriptions of new technologies, and some of them are just marketing buzzwords for minor tweaks. This guide will help you better understand how digital display technologies work, and what some of the major terms mean.
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    Display inventors focus on low power consumption

    Posted August 31, 2011 - 4:02 pm

    The E-paper display technology in Amazon's Kindle is facing some competition in the low-power screen business. At the recent DisplaySearch conference in San Jose, rivals said their technologies are more versatile and still drain batteries a lot less than LCDs do.
  • See-food diet: Restaurant projects menu choices on table

    Posted July 2, 2011 - 7:45 am

    Ever been held up ordering at a restaurant because someone in your party couldn't decide what to eat? Or maybe you wanted to try something new but you wanted a preview before you commit? A restaurant in London has come up with a simple way or making the menu visually browsable.
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    HP's super-thin L2201x display

    Posted June 28, 2011 - 1:43 pm

    Keith Shaw chats with HP about its L2201x display, a super-thin, 21.5-inch monitor with HD resolution (1920x1080), only two ports (DisplayPort and power) and a $199 price tag.
  • iPad 2: Leaked images suggest no retina display

    Posted February 2, 2011 - 11:56 am

    Photos claiming to depict the display found on the yet-unannounced iPad 2 show that Apple's next tablet might not feature a high-resolution Retina display. The 9 To 5 Mac site published pictures of the purported display originating from the iFixYouri iPhone 4 repair shop, fresh out of a China manufacturing plant.
  • Fujitsu develops curved Plasma Tube Array display

    Posted May 13, 2010 - 10:14 am

    Fujitsu demonstrated on Tuesday a meter-square, full-color display panel that is curved so it can be mounted around corners and pillars.
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    Video: Fujitsu's Plasma Tube Array screen can bend around corners

    Posted May 13, 2010 - 10:11 am

    A new type of display that can be curved around walls or pillars is on display in Tokyo this week. The screen is a Plasma Tube Array in which hundreds of millimeter-high plasma tubes are arranged one after another. The tubes are thin and all run parallel to each other so the screen can be gently curved in one direction.
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    Three 27-in. displays prove bigger is better

    Posted April 29, 2010 - 8:45 pm

    Admittedly, while "bigger is better" may be the general rule, context has a lot to do with it. (Have you ever shopped in one of those big-box discount stores with their 50-gallon drums of peanut butter?)
  • Dual monitor tools let you rule

    Posted January 12, 2010 - 9:08 am

    Having two monitors is a productive habit that's hard to give up. Add in helpful Windows utilities like these, and they'll have to pry your double displays from your cold, dead mouse hand.

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