- 12.06.2013 - FPD Mask Industry Recovers in 2013FPD Mask Industry Recovers in 2013
12.06.2013 - FPD masks (or large size photo masks, LSPMs) are patterned, chrome-coated, synthetic quartz substrates that are made in sizes correlated with FPD mother glass sizes. FPD masks are loaded into exposure systems where they either transmit or mask light to expose patterns with high precision in photo resist for both TFT and CF (color filter) fabrication. In recent years the …
- 12.04.2013 - Notebook PC Panel Prices Level Off – A Pause or a New Trend?Notebook PC Panel Prices Level Off – A Pause or a New Trend?
12.04.2013 - There has been increasing pessimism about the notebook PC market since the impact of tablet PCs began to be felt, along with weak economic conditions and slow replacement. Notebook PC panel prices have fallen since 2012. Although PC brands have been driving down costs and emphasizing lightweight and slim notebooks at affordable prices, ultra-slim notebooks are still more expensive than …
- 12.03.2013 - Black Friday Mobile PC Trends and Long Term ImpactsBlack Friday Mobile PC Trends and Long Term Impacts
12.03.2013 - This year’s Black Friday retail store check was similar to last year with some slight twists. Consumers seemed to once again focus on tablet PCs with most of the attention on Apple’s iPads, in particular the iPad mini, which had a $100 off promotion. Beyond the iPad mini, it became a price contest among the other brands with the Amazon …