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[Hands-On] Sharp’s new IGZO crystal structure for high density LCD and OLED displays

Sharp and Semiconductor Energy Laboratory have discovered a new IGZO crystal structure, called CAAC, and announced a new semiconductor technology that utilizes it. By contrast to current IGZO, this technology enables TFTs to be made ev[...]
[Hands-On] Sharp’s new IGZO crystal structure for high density LCD and OLED displays

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SANYO introduces audio processing solution for IC recorders

On Monday, SANYO announced the introduction of the LC823425, an audio processing solution for portable devices such as digital voice recorders. This product features a built-in hardwired MP3 encoder/decoder system, enabling the industr[...]
SANYO introduces audio processing solution for IC recorders
SANYO introduces audio processing solution for IC recorders

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Sharp to sell World’s First LCD Panels using Oxide Semiconductor

Sharp Corporation has announced today that it will start producing the world’s first small and medium sized LCD panels which will use Oxide Semiconductors at the Kameyama Plant No.2 by the end of the year. In partnership with Semicondu[...]
Sharp to sell World’s First LCD Panels using Oxide Semiconductor

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Exciting Friday showdown: AKB48 vs. IPad 2

As many of our readers already know, this Friday will be pure magic for the Apple admirers and touch-phobiacs alike.  Apple announced the IPad 2 for worldwide release on Friday 25th of March. So If you want to crack the bottle, be sure[...]
Exciting Friday showdown:  AKB48 vs. IPad 2

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[CEATEC 09- Live] Rohm Thin, Light and Flexible Organic LE Devices

The Kyoto based company (Semiconductor) Rohm finally unveiled their thin, light and flexible OLED lights to the public at CEATEC… Among several concepts available we got the chance to try their bracelet concept powered by an ultra slim[...]
[CEATEC 09- Live] Rohm Thin, Light and Flexible Organic LE Devices
[CEATEC 09- Live] Rohm Thin, Light and Flexible Organic LE Devices[CEATEC 09- Live] Rohm Thin, Light and Flexible Organic LE Devices[CEATEC 09- Live] Rohm Thin, Light and Flexible Organic LE Devices[CEATEC 09- Live] Rohm Thin, Light and Flexible Organic LE Devices[CEATEC 09- Live] Rohm Thin, Light and Flexible Organic LE Devices

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