2021-12-10

Ming-Chi Kuo's Releases his latest Predictions on Apple's 2nd-Gen MR Headset, iPhone SE, Apple Watch and AirPods

Rumors from Ming-Chi Kuo   This morning Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo released a major report to clients covering Apple's second generation mixed reality headset, Apple Watch and AirPods and more.   On Apple's Mixed Reality Headset   On the topic of mixed reality headsets, Kuo states that Apple has already begun planning for their second-generation AR/MR headset, and the shipment schedule will likely be in 2H24. Improvements for the second generation include the lighter weight, form factor design, battery system, and ...
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2021-12-10

Bridgelux Expands its F90 Series into Residential Applications Providing High Quality Light and Leading Efficacy for Common Lamp Types

A licensing agreement with GE Lighting, a Savant company, for its potassium fluorosilicate technology, will allow Bridgelux to bring its F90 technology to a wide range of consumer lighting solutions. FREMONT, Ca – December 9, 2021 –Bridgelux (www.bridgelux.com), the leading developer and manufacturer of innovative LED solutions, announces its expansion from commercial to residential applications for F90, its popular CRI 90 product. A licensing agreement with GE Lighting, a Savant Company, for its Potassium Fluorosilicate (PFS) technology will...
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2021-12-08

New All-Strain Covid Killer to be Tested by a Division of the National Academy of Science of Ukraine

JUPITER, Fla., Nov. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- WorldIPI.com, a company that represents major intellectual property portfolios and some of the newer technologies of Donald Spector, one of the world's most prolific inventors, has signed an agreement with D.K. Zabolotny Institute of Microbiology and Virology of the National Academy of Science of Ukraine to clinically test a new protective mask that may offer significant benefit in the fight against all airborne viruses and bacterial particles, including Covid-19. &nbs...
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2021-12-08

LG SIGNATURE Debuts Immersive NFT Experience During Art Basel Miami

MIAMI, Dec. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- LG SIGNATURE, the ultra-premium brand from LG Electronics known for world-class design and cutting-edge innovations, showcased the world's first rollable TV, the LG SIGNATURE OLED R, at The Gateway, an exclusive exhibition of NFT-based art and collectibles at Art Basel Miami. Presented by nft now, the leading NFT media company and Christie's, the one-of-a-kind sensory experience in downtown Miami featured music and art in celebration of the new era of NFT innovation....
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2021-12-07

Faraday Future Announces HSL as Exterior Lighting Supplier

Faraday Future Announces HSL as Exterior Lighting Supplier (Photo: Business Wire) FF’s partnership with HSL for premium, innovative exterior lighting brings the FF 91 one step closer to market. LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Faraday Future Intelligent Electric Inc. (“FF”) (NASDAQ: FFIE), a California-based global shared intelligent electric mobility ecosystem company, today announced HSL as the lead exterior lighting supplier for its flagship, ultimate intelligent techluxury FF 91 EV. “The futu...
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2021-12-07

Toyoda Gosei Develops Full Color LED Vehicle Interior Lamps

Interior lighting accentuates the attractiveness of interior form and materials KIYOSU, Japan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Toyoda Gosei Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:7282) has developed full color LED lamps that infuse vehicle interiors with colored light. The hue can be changed freely from among 64 colors to suit the user’s mood and respond in various other ways to individual preferences. Previous LED vehicle interior lamps produced slight differences in color in different locations, but the new light achieves full color with red, green, and blue LEDs (the thre...
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2021-12-07

Sony Technology Day Introducing eight technologies under the theme "Technology that inspires emotion"

Today, Sony Group Corporation ("Sony" or "the company") held "Sony Technology Day," an online event to exhibit various Sony Group technologies. Sony introduced eight technologies, under the theme of "Technology that inspires emotion," that connect the various businesses of the Sony Group and support the evolution of the company.   Sony's identity is "a creative entertainment company with a solid foundation of technology," and its Purpose is to "fill the world with emotion, through the power of creativity and ...
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2021-12-07

Apple will Allegedly Announce AR headset with Sony’s Micro OLED Display Next Year

According to Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, the tech giant plans to announce its first AR headset with Sony’s 4K Micro OLED display in 4Q22. The AR headset will allegedly have computing power comparable to the Mac products, and can be directly operated without smartphone binding. Sony’s ECX339A Micro OLED Display As revealed by previous news and patent announcements, Apple has long focused on the research and development of AR technologies, while rumors about the company’s AR strategies and devices have never stopped spreading. Last...
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2021-12-07

Artilux, The World Leader of GeSi Photonic Technology

Artilux, renowned for being the world leader of GeSi photonic technology, has been at the forefront of wide-spectrum 3D sensing and consumer optical connectivity since 2014. Established on fundamental technology breakthroughs, Artilux has been making multidisciplinary innovations covering integrated optics, system architecture to computing algorithm, and emerged as an innovation enabler for smartphone, autonomous driving, augmented reality and beyond. Our vision is to keep pioneering the frontier of photonic technologies and transform them into enrichment for real life experience. We...
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2021-12-07

What It Takes to Make High-quality LEDs: A Visit to WELLMAX

The competitive dynamics of the LED lighting industry has drastically changed in the past decade, bringing both opportunity and challenge to buyers and sellers. Behind the rise and fall of many lighting companies, quality management, or in its essence: process management, is a key factor for one to stand out and foster long-term business relationships. So, what does it take to make high-quality LED products? What does a reliable quality management process look like? Last month, we paid a special visit to the top lighting exporter, Shanghai WELLMAX Lighting Industry (WE...
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2021-12-03

Edison Opto UVA + White & UVC Series Customize Design Solution

Edison Opto offers customized UVA + White and UVC solutions for continuous disinfection to reduce bacteria and airborne viruses. In the wake of the global outbreak of COVID-19, the people’s need for anti-epidemic, sterilization, and anti-virus products has escalated, ranging from portable sterilization equipment, home appliances sterilization, and public health sterilization.     With the rise of environmental awareness and in response to the Minamata Convention, UV lamps containing mercury will need to be replaced by clean and more efficient LE...
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2021-12-03

GWM Unveils Newly Branded High-End EV with Mini LED Taillights

On November 19, Great Wall Motor (GWM) unveiled the first model “Mecha Dragon (JiJiaLong)” under its electric sub-brand Saloon at an automotive trade show in Guangzhou. With a design based on advanced mechanical esthetics, the new model features a sharp 160-degree angle that leads to the headlights, angular lines on both sides and Mini LED taillights with display content that can be customized. The Mecha Dragon is the first in the world that adopts four LiDAR units (Huawei’s 96-channel hybrid solid-state LiDAR); the car can detect objec...
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2021-12-03

BOE Develops VR, AR and MR Technologies with Focus on the Metaverse

The concept of metaverse signifies a revolution in market economies. As the term goes viral, LEDinside—the optoelectronic research division of research company TrendForce—estimates that social media, gaming, content creation, virtual economy and industrial applications will be the focus of development in the coming years. In addition to enhanced semiconductor performance and expanded coverage of low-latency high-speed networks, AR/VR device penetration will be a key factor for metaverse development. As a leading multinational firm providing innovative IoT soluti...
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2021-12-02

Truck-Lite Parent Clarience Technologies Acquires Australian-based LED Autolamps

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Nov. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Clarience Technologies™, parent company to Truck-Lite®, Road Ready™ advanced telematics and ECCO safety systems, has acquired LED Autolamps, an Australian-based provider of commercial truck, trailer and off-highway LED lighting solutions sold in Australia, New Zealand and Europe. The purchase strengthens Clarience Technologies' presence outside of North America just as electric and autonomous technologies begin to transform the global com...
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2021-12-02

nsign.tv Integrates Digital Signage Platform Into Alfalite’s LED Screens

November 29, 2021 | Home / Press Releases / nsign.tv Integrates Digital Signage Platform Into Alfalite’s LED Screens By Max Englert Last Modified on November 29th, 2021 09:26 am by Max Englert in Press Releases, RTA nsign.tv, a leading communication platform for digital signage channels in retail and hospitality, and Alfalite, the only European manufacturer of LED screens, have developed an integration to offer a comprehensive communication solution under a turnkey system that includes omnichannel content management system, video server, LED ...
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2021-12-02

Kodiak Robotics Raises $125 Million in Oversubscribed Series B Round

The funds will be used for the hyper-growth of autonomous trucking operations and to double employee headcount MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Nov. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kodiak Robotics, Inc., a leading self-driving trucking company, announced today that it has raised $125 million in an oversubscribed Series B fundraising round for a total of $165 million raised to date. The round includes investments from SIP Global Partners, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Battery Ventures, CRV, Muirwoods Ventures,&...
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2021-12-02

Bridgelux Research Study Reveals Top Lighting Specifiers’ Preference for Thrive Nature Light

FREMONT, Ca – December 1, 2021 –Bridgelux (www.bridgelux.com), the leading developer and manufacturer of innovative LED solutions, announces the results of a study the firm commissioned for its innovative full spectrum product family, Thrive.  The goal of the study was to ascertain whether top designers would recognize a difference between Thrive and 90 CRI products and find out which light source looked more natural based on their expert opinion.   The study utilized a complement of Thrive and 90+ CRI LEDs at three popular color temp...
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2021-12-01

Samsung Requests AUO Develop 12.7-inch TFT for MicroLED

For 2022 model MicroLED TVs Image: Samsung Samsung Electronics had recently sent requests to Samsung Display and AUO to develop a 12.7-inch thin-film transistor (TFT) to apply on its MicroLED TVs, TheElec has learned. Specifically, the South Korean tech giant has requested that the display panel makers develop low-temperature polycrystalline silicon (LTPS) TFT that it plans to apply on its home MicroLED TVs, sources said. These TFTs will be applied to 2022 model MicroLED TVs Samsung will launch next year, they added. TFT...
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2021-12-01

Infrared Lasers Are Ideal For Fixed Traffic Monitoring SystemsInvisible Versatility – ams OSRAM Presents Infrared Laser Diode For Industrial LiDAR Applications

- In addition to its leading portfolio for automotive LiDAR, ams OSRAM is now expanding its product portfolio for industrial applications - New Edge Emitting Pulse Laser SPL TL90AT03 is ideal for various direct Time-of-Flight (dToF) applications in industrial environment - The component combines narrow emission width with outstanding performance and efficiency   Infrared lasers are ideal for fixed traffic monitoring systems   29.11.2021 | Trade Press   Premstaetten, Austria (29th November, 2021) -- ams OSRAM (SI...
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2021-12-01

Jointmicro Unveils Brand New Indirect Time-of-Flight Sensors and Demonstrates System-Level Performance with Lumentum’s 10 Watt Flood Illuminator Modules for Next-Generation 3D Sensing Applications

      Fully integrated, backside-illuminated, VGA/HQVGA resolution, time-of-flight (ToF) Sensor IC with high-QE, high demodulation contrast, high dynamic range, and low noise readout   November 30, 2021 – Jointmicro Technology Inc. (“Jointmicro”), a leading provider of 3D sensing sensors, announced a system-level demonstration of its new 640x480 and 240x180 pixels resolution indirect time-of-flight (iToF) sensor ICs (JM151A and JM152A) with a 10 W flood illuminator module based on a three-junction VCSEL ...
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2021-11-29

JBD’s AmµLED™ MircoLED Projector Development Kit for Smart Eyewear

Shanghai, China, November 24, 2021 – Jade Bird Display (Shanghai) Limited, JBD a leading microLED display manufacturer, has announced the release of its AmµLED™MicroLEDprojectors & optical modules for smart eyewear. In addition, development kits are available to aid OEMs in their rapid development, evaluation and prototyping of their smart eyewear & Augmented Reality products.    JBD has released both polychrome & monochrome projectors. The monochrome & polychrome projector/optical module development kits come wi...
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2021-11-29

Cellid, Inc. to Start Shipping Samples of FOV 60-degree Waveguide Display Module

The “Cellid Waveguide 60” is an epoch-making product successfully achieving both wider FOV and downsizing simultaneously by combining our display with 60-degree FOV in waveguide architecture and our 1.2 cc size micro projector. Wider FOV waveguide provides more immersive user experience and very compact micro projector can give more room in design flexibility for AR glasses. (Photo: Business Wire) November 09, 2021 01:00 PM Eastern Standard Time TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cellid, Inc. (Tokyo, CEO : Satoshi Shiraga, ”Celli...
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2021-11-26

Volvo Cars Tech Fund Invests in Optical and Imaging Technology Start-Up Spectralics

Volvo Cars has invested in the optical and imaging technology start-up Spectralics through the Volvo Cars Tech Fund, the company’s venture capital investment arm. The investment gives Volvo Cars access to promising technology at an early stage of development that could contribute to making cars safer and revolutionise in-car user experience.   Coming from a background in aerospace technology development, Israel-based Spectralics creates state-of-the-art imaging and optical infrastructure spanning materials, hardware and software, enabling a wide variety of advance...
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2021-11-24

AOTO Creates Live-Venue Experience with Massive LED Stage Solutions at LDI 2021

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- On November 19-21, one of the world's leading, most influential professional events-LDI 2021 was taking place at the Las Vegas Convention Center. As a leader in the global audiovisual industry, AOTO showcased a full line of upgraded technologies and integrated solutions, which include XR film and television solutions, Mini LED displays, and newly released rental products in booth 1841. XR immersive virtual studio XR immersive virtual studio The most eye-catching feature of the booth is the XR immersiv...
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2021-11-24

AR smart glasses brand INMO completes the pre-A round of financing worth tens of millions of yuan, led by Matrix Partners

INMO was established in 2020. Its founder Yang Longsheng used to be the general manager of the wearable division of Coolpad Group. The team has more than 50 employees now, and the R&D personnel account for 70%. The core employees are all from Huawei, Xiaomi and other mobile phone manufacturers that have created many wearable products with shipments in the tens of millions units. Picture: wearing an INMO AIR glasses INMO Air——the first mass-produced consumer-grade AR smart glasses According to the introduction of INMO's co-founde...
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2021-11-24

TriEye Wins CES Innovation Award 2022 for its Ultimate Ranging and Perception SWIR Sensing Solution

TEL AVIV, Israel, Nov. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Israeli startup TriEye, developer of the world's first mass-market Short-Wave Infrared (SWIR) sensor, wins the CES 2022 Innovation Awards with their novel technology, the TriEye SEDAR. This prestigious award is judged by a panel of industrial designers, independent engineers, and members of the tech media, the award honors outstanding design and engineering in cutting edge electronic products. TriEye was announced as the winner during CES Unveiled New York, which provides an exclusive on what...
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2021-11-24

Raythink Augmented Reality Heads Up Display(AR HUD Pro) named CES 2022 Innovations Award Honoree

SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Shenzhen Raythink Technology Co. Ltd, a world-leading ARHUD solution provider for the automotive and transportation industry, has been named a CES 2022 Innovation Awards Honoree for their AR HUD Pro in the category of Vehicle Intelligence & Transportation. Raythink's innovative AR HUD Pro projects vital information from the vehicle's dashboard, ADAS, DMS, navigation, and infotainment system directly onto the windshield in full naked eye AR, reducing distracted driving and enhancin...
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2021-11-24

Summary of 34 Mini LED Notebooks/TVs/Monitors Available in the Market

Between 2020 and 2021, Mini LED backlight products have sprung up in consumer markets. Who has released Mini LED backlight products? What are their specifications? How much do they cost? In the tables below, LEDinside has collected and summarized information on Mini LED products that are currently available. *The information in the above tables is incomplete; please refer to the actual sales prices. According to TrendForce’s research, as Apple has launched new MacBook Pro products for the high-end markets, the shipment of notebooks with Mini L...
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2021-11-23

Novatek Becomes Supplier of BMW and Meta, Grasping Automotive and Metaverse Opportunities

Major IC design company Novatek has made progress in wearable and automotive product sectors after receiving automotive solution orders from BMW for the electric vehicle (EV) i4 released by mid-year. Moreover, the company has allegedly become a supplier of Meta’s VR headsets. Novatek’s overall revenue is expected to reach nearly US$5 billion for 2021. Novatek has recently built a new building at the Tai Yuen Hi-Tech Industrial Park in Taiwan. During the inauguration ceremony, Mayor of Hsinchu City Lin Chih-chien was present and welcomed by the com...
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2021-11-23

SmartVision Launches First Self-Developed Micro LED Chip and B+ Funding Round to Target at AR/VR Market

The concept of metaverse has recently gone viral among news such as Facebook going Meta and Microsoft announcing a plan to launch a software tool for metaverse in the coming months, which has largely contributed to the rapid development of AR/VR/mixed reality (MR) technologies. Currently, numerous consumer electronics and related companies worldwide have entered the AR/VR/MR market and unveiled their prototypes, including Vuzix, TCL, Xiaomi, Varjo, Pimax, Huynew Technology and EM3, while Apple will also allegedly announce its first MR headset next year. Dis...
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San Jose, CA – April 26, 2022 – Lumileds today announced a new, higher performance level comprised of 21 new parts for its horticulture and illumination mid-power 3030 LEDs. Typical flux, PPF, and efficacy have increased 2%. In a lumi... READ MORE

Tokushima, Japan – 26 April 2022: Nichia, the world’s largest LED manufacturer and inventor of high-brightness blue and white LEDs, announces the launch of the Hortisolis™ series of white LEDs. By incorporating only the light... READ MORE