Catégorie : Geek

28
Juin
2019
Posted in E-Ink Geek Numérique

Visionect updates its Joan E Ink meeting room platforms

Visionect announced that it updated its Joan E Ink meeting room signage displays with new software and a revamped product lineup.

24
Juin
2019
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E-Ink-info launches new marketing and advertisement opportunities for display companies!

As part of the recent reorganization of E-Ink-Info’s service and operation paradigm, we are proud to offer a whole new marketing approach! We believe in marketing schemes that are tailor-made to be a perfect fit to our clients’ needs and budgets. We of…

23
Juin
2019
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E Ink Holdings showed its latest e-paper technologies at SID Displayweek 2019

As always, E Ink Holdings had an impressive booth at SID Dispalyweek, the premier display industry event, here’s a nice video the company released showing the many displays that were demonstrated at the trade show:

23
Juin
2019
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Amazon Kindle Oasis 2019

Amazon’s 2019 edition (3rd-Gen) of its flagship e-reader, the Kindle Oasis adds an adjustable front-light light temperature (or warmth as Amazon calls it). The Oasis offers a 7″ 300 PPI E Ink display, 8/32 GB of storage, 12 LEDs front light and comes i…

19
Juin
2019
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EIH will return to profitability in Q2 2019, expects increased shipments in 2019-2020

E Ink Holdings is positive about the company’s sales and earnings in 2019, and expects to return to profitability in Q2 2019 following a $3.4 million operational loss in Q1 2019. In the second quarter EIH saw increased shipments of e-paper displays for…

12
Juin
2019
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E Ink announced a strategic investment in Plastic Logic HK

E Ink Holdings announced a strategic investment in Plastic Logic HK, a newly formed fabless flexible e-paper display developer and producer based on Plastic Logic’s own OTFT driver technology.Plastic Logic, originally spun out of Cambridge University, …

05
Juin
2019
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Xiaomi Ink Case Smart Electronic Paper

Xiaomi’s Ink Case Smart Electronic Paper is a large E Ink tablet devices that sports a large 10.3″ 1404×1872 E Ink display and a Wacom stylus. The device is based on Android 8.1, optimized for electronic ink and has 32 GB of storage and 2GB of RAM.The …

02
Juin
2019
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E Ink Holdings expects ESL shipments to grow slower than expected in 2019

E Ink Holdings says that it expects its electronics shelf label (ESL) display shipments in 2019 to grow 20-30% compared to 2018 – much lower than its previous estimates, due to the US-China trade war and a slowing macro economy.E Ink Holdings is confid…

24
Mai
2019
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NOOK GlowLight Plus

Barnes & Noble NOOK GlowLight Plus is the company’s 2019 e-reader that features a large 7.8″ E Ink display, front lighting (B&N’s glowlight tech) and has 8GB of memory and is water proof.The NOOK GlowLight Plus will start shipping by the end of…

24
Mai
2019
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E Ink starts producing 26″ color ACeP displays

E Ink Holdings started to produce 26″ color ACeP (Advanced Color E-Paper) displays. The display supports a refresh rate that is lower than 3 seconds (similar to EIH’s first 13″ ACeP display).ACeP displays look excellent – personally I was very impresse…

16
Mai
2019
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Xiaomi iReader A6

Xiaomi’s iReader A6 is an E Ink e-reader that features a 6″ 1448×1072 (300 PPI) Carta HD display, color-shifting front lighting, a 1Ghz IMX6 Solo Lite chipset and 8GB of internal memory. The linux-based A6 is waterproof supports several e-book formats,…

16
Mai
2019
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E Ink launches new variable transmission light control films

E Ink announced a new product, E Ink JustTint which are variable transmission light control film – or films that can control whether light goes through them or not.E Ink says that the new films are bi-stable (and so do not require any energy, only for …

15
Mai
2019
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Dasung Paperlike HD-FT

Dasung’s third-generation 13.3″ E Ink secondary monitor features a 2200×1650 touch enabled E Ink display and front-light. The e-paper monitor connects to your computer with HDMI.The Paperlike HD-FT is now crowdfunding on Indiegogo, and will ship in Jul…

30
Avr
2019
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EeWrite E-pad

The EeWrite E-Pad is an Android (8.0) tablet that features a 10.3″ 1872 x 1404 (227 PPI) E Ink Mobius (flexible) display with front-light and touch support, a 10-Core Helio X20 processor, support for Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and 4G communication and 32 GB of s…

23
Avr
2019
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Papercast announces new E Ink displays with a fast 7.5 fps refresh rate

E-paper passenger information systems developer Papercast announced enhancements to its range of solar powered e-paper displays. The main new feature is a higher refresh rate – which now can be up to 7.5 fps – which Papercast says significantly exceeds…

20
Avr
2019
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Yotaphone, the maker of the dual-screen OLED and E Ink smartphone is bankcrupt

According to reports Russia-based YotaPhone is bankrupt. YotaPhone developed dual-screen smartphones. Its latest device was the YotaPhone 2 -which sported a 5″ OLED front display and a 4.7″ E Ink touch screen on the backThe Yotaphone were innovative, b…

19
Avr
2019
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Avalue launches its E Ink healthcare solutions suite

Last month we reported that E Ink Holdings has teamed up with Advantech, Avalue Technology, Cypress Technology and iMedtac to develop e-paper based displays for the medical market. Yesterday Avalue launched its Avalue E Ink series healthcare solutions.

11
Avr
2019
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Auckland Airport installs Visionect’s E Ink public transit signage

Visionect and Radiola Land have installed E Ink signage at Auckland Airport’s public transport terminal.

29
Mar
2019
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E Ink Holdings reports a 25.5% increase in net profits in 2018

E Ink Holdings announced that its net profit increased 25.48% to $84.6 million in 2018 as demand for high-margin electronic shelf labels (ESL) more than compenstated the lower demand for e-reader displaysE Ink Holdings is confident that its business wi…

26
Mar
2019
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E Ink Holdings and partners to enter the global medical display market

E Ink Holdings has teamed up with Advantech, Avalue Technology, Cypress Technology and software developer iMedtac e-paper based displays for the medical market.The partners will develop many application solutions, including medical care information boa…

24
Mar
2019
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Amazon Kindle 2019

Amazon’s All-new 2019 Kindle features built-in front-light, a 6″ glare-free 167 PPI E Ink display and 4GB of storage.The Kindle 2019, which will start shipping on April 10 costs $89.99 (with special offers, Amazon’s ad-supported platform) or $109.99 wi…

19
Mar
2019
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Xiaomi QingPing Thermometer – Mijia version

Xiaomi’s QingPing Bluetooth Thermometer and Hygrometer Mijia version is the company’s 2nd-generation device (following the original 2018 version). The QingPing uses a round E Ink display to show the temperature and humidity data, and connects via Bluet…

13
Mar
2019
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E Ink shelf label displays in Seoul – a short report

In early March we conducted a 10 day trip to Seoul, to attend the OLED Korea 2019 conference (and a visit to some local display companies). One thing that we noticed during our trip is the adoption of E Ink shelf labels in stores.We have seen E Ink ESL…

11
Mar
2019
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The OLED Handbook, 2019 edition

We are happy to announce the eighth edition of The OLED Handbook, the most comprehensive resource on OLED technology, industry and market – now updated for 2019. The OLED industry grows and changes very fast, and the new edition include new details on …

27
Fév
2019
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Tianma to develop TFTs and modules for CLEARink color tablet e-paper displays

CLEARink announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with China-based display maker Tianma to establish a partnership framework for developing CLEARink’s patented ePaper 2.0 displays

22
Fév
2019
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E Ink, Toppan and Isetan Mitsukoshi develop color ACeP point-of-purchase signage

E Ink announced that its new Advanced Color ePaper(ACeP) E Ink panels has been used by Japan’s Toppan Printing and Isetan Mitsukoshi to develop the world’s first color e-paper digital point-of-purchase (POP) sign.Isetan Mitsukoshi says that the new POP…

22
Jan
2019
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Lenovo starts shipping its Yoga Book C930 with the E Ink keyboard

Lenovo started shipping its Yoga Book C930 Windows 10 tablet/laptop hybrid that features a 10.8″ 2560×1600 LCD display and a large (around 8″, it seems) E Ink display that operates as a dynamic keyboard, a notepad or an e-reader. Other features include…

18
Jan
2019
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The Likebook Mars 7.8″ e-reader/tablet is now shipping for $239

The Likebook Mars is now shipping for $239 (note: affiliate link to Amazon.com). This is a high-spec e-reader/tablet that features a 7.8″ 1404×1872 (300 PPI) E Ink display, an octa-core RK3368 chipset, 2GB of RAM, 16 GB of storage, microSD and a modifi…

17
Jan
2019
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Lenovo invests in CLEARink, to jointly develop e-paper tablets

Color e-paper developer CLEARink announced that Lenovo has become an investor in CLEARink, and the two companies will jointly-develop next-generation tablet devices based on CLEARink’s displays.In 2018 CLEARink announced that it has signed a $10 millio…

11
Jan
2019
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Onyx Boox Nova Pro

Onyx’s BOOX Nova Pro (a smaller edition of the BOOX Note Pro) is an e-reader/tablet device that sports a 7.8″ 1872×1404 Mobius Carta E Ink display, Wacom stylus, a 1.6 Ghz quad-core CPU, 2GB of RAM, 32GB of storage and Android 6.The BOOX Nova Pro will …

11
Jan
2019
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Onyx Boox Note Pro

Onyx’s BOOX Note Pro is a large e-reader that sports a 10.3″ 1872×1404 Mobius (flexible) Carta E Ink display, Wacom stylus, a 1.6 Ghz quad-core CPU, 4GB of RAM, 64GB of storage and Android 6. The BOOX Note Pro can be considered to be a cross between a …

09
Jan
2019
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Google shows an E Ink Google Assistant Connect protoype

Google has unveiled a simple new 3D-printed Google Assistant device called Google Assistant Connect. Using a small E Ink display, this is Google’s idea of how a smart gadget can combine communication, display and its own assistant software and service.

08
Jan
2019
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LDLC Nemeio E Ink Keyboard

France-based LDLC’s Nemeio is a smart keyboard in which each key is a small E Ink display. All the keys are customizable with the bundled application, and the keyboard can change according to the running application or website.LDLC’s plan is to ship th…

30
Déc
2018
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E Ink used to create dynamic CVV credit cards

Idemia developed a new credit card that has changing CVV codes, that can help reduce online credit card fraud. To enable the dynamic code, the credit cards use a small E Ink display that shows a new code every refresh cycle in an efficient process (a o…

27
Déc
2018
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The best of 2018 – top ePaper stories

2018 is soon over – and it’s nice to reflect back to the year we had experienced. The focus of the e-paper industry continues to shift from e-readers to signage and retail applications, even though the e-reader continues to be a successful and stable m…

02
Déc
2018
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E Ink introduces its new JustWrite digital paper film

E Ink Holdings introduced a new digital paper film, branded as JustWrite, which is geared towards writing pad applications.JustWrite combines an E Ink display with touch functionality – without the use of a TFT backplane. EIH says that JustWrite featur…

30
Nov
2018
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Ford awards Soofa with $50,000 to deploy its E Ink signs in Miram-Date, Florida

Ford launched a City Of Tomorrow challenge in Miami-Date County, Florida – with a goal to improve mobility in the city. One of the two winners was Soofa – with its solar-powered benches and information display signs. Sofa was awarded with $50,000 and w…

27
Nov
2018
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A new guide to promising perovskite materials: The Perovskite Handbook

The E-Ink-Info team takes pleasure in recommending our new book – The Perovskite Handbook. This book gives a comprehensive introduction to perovskite materials, applications and industry. Perovskites offer a myriad of exciting properties and has great …

27
Nov
2018
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Trapeze to integrate Papercast’s e-paper display technology into its operations control system

Papercast and Trapeze announced a new partnership under which Trapeze will integrate Papercast’ paper display technology into their Operations Control System. Trapeze dispatchers will be able to use both Trapeze displays and Papercast e-paper displays …

27
Nov
2018
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EIH reports strong demand for electronic shelf label, e-reader and signage displays

E Ink Holding’s president Johnson Lee says that EIH expects to enjoy strong sales in Q4 2018 – and the growth momentum will continue in 2019. The increased sales will be driven by strong demand for electronic shelf label (ESL) products. Q4 revenues are…

14
Nov
2018
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India’s Newtown municipality is piloting E Ink signage in bus stops

The West Bengal State Government Housing & Infrastructure Development Corporation (HIDCO), in an effort to gain a IGBC Platinum status for the Newtown municipality is adopting several new environmentally friendly initiatives.One of these is the usa…

07
Nov
2018
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BOE demonstrates E Ink smart label displays

China-based display maker BOE demonstrated smart label displays using what seems to be E Ink displays:This is the first time we hear of any E Ink project by BOE (one of the world’s largest display producers). This demonstration was part of BOE’s Global…

01
Nov
2018
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Microsoft Research demonstrates an E Ink cover for the Lumia 640 smartphone

A team of researchers from Microsoft Research recently demonstrates how adding an integrated display cover can enhance smartphone productivity and reliability.The researchers used a Microsoft Lumia 640 smartphone – and have added an E Ink cover to prov…

25
Oct
2018
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Dasung Not-eReader

Dasung’s Not-eReader is an Android-based 7.8″ E Ink (300 PPI) smart tablet-like device. Dasung claims the Not-eReader will have a video-capable fast refresh rate. Other features include a large 5,300 mAh battery, a quad-core CPU, 2GB of RAM and 64GB o…

24
Oct
2018
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Webedia concentre ses investissements dans les clubs esportifs autour des marques PSG Esports et le Stream Esport

1er acteur européen intégré du secteur, le Groupe accélère le développement des équipes de sport électronique du Paris Saint-Germain, et…

18
Oct
2018
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NTT DoCoMo Card Keitai

NTT DoCoMo’s Card Keitai is the company’s lightest phone ever at only 47 grams, and it features a single 600×480 E Ink display. It’s a feature phone (cannot add applications) that supports simple functions.The Card Keitai will ship in Japan by the end …

18
Oct
2018
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Amazon shuts down Liquavista, the technology future is unclear

According to report, Amazon decided to shut down Liquavista – an e-paper developer that it has acquired in 2013. It is not clear yet whether Amazon decided to discard the technology, or whether it has moved the technology to another part of the organiz…

17
Oct
2018
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Waveshare now offers 7.5″ E Ink displays for Raspberry Pi

Waveshare is offering a wide range of E Ink displays for Raspberry Pi, and the company has now added 7.5″ display option. The 7.5″ E Ink display offers a resolution of 640×384, and can support either 2 colors (black/white) or 3 colors (black/white/red)…

10
Oct
2018
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Visionect interviews Russ Wilcox founder and former CEO of E Ink

Visionect posted an interesting interview with Russ Wilcox – the founder former CEO of E Ink. Russ discusses the early days at E Ink, the sell to PVI, the signage market and more.

08
Oct
2018
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ynvisible ramps up its in-house display production as the company aims to see its displays in the IOT market by 2019

ynvisible was established in Portugal in 2010 to develop flexible transparent electrochromic displays produced using a simple printing method. In 2011 the company started producing sample products (we tested one in August 2012). Fast forward to Septemb…

04
Oct
2018
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Kobo Forma

Kobo’s Forma is a large-sized premium e-reader that features a 8-inch 1440×1920 (300 PPI) E Ink Carta display, 8 GB of storage and an LED front light. The Forma is waterproof (IPX8).The Format will launch on October 16 for $280.E Ink display info:&nbsp…

04
Oct
2018
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Astrohaus Traveler

Atrohaus’ Traveler is a portable writing device that is designed for distraction-free writing. It has a 6″ E Ink display, keyboard and WiFi and can last for about 30 hours (about 4 weeks of 30 minute a day).The Traveler is now available for pre-order o…

02
Oct
2018
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HiSense A6

The HiSense A6 is a dual-screen smartphone that features a 6.1″ 2160×1080 AMOLED display on the front and a 5.6″ touch E Ink Carta HD screen on the back. Other features include a snapdragon 660 chip-set, 6 GB of RAM, 64/128 GB of storage and a dual-sen…

20
Sep
2018
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Visionect collaborates with Framery to bring JOAN to private workspace pods

Visionect has joined forces with Framery to bring Joan, the E Ink meeting room and office spaces digital display solution, to Framery’s soundproof private spaces.The Joan devices help Framery to provide a more streamlined way of using its private space…

18
Sep
2018
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The city of Bonn in Germany is field testing Papercast’s e-paper bus stop displays

The city of Bonn in Germany is testing out PaperCast’s e-paper bus stop displays. The project aims to replace paper timetables with dynamic digital displays that show live bus arrivals for customers at the bus stop.

17
Sep
2018
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E Ink and Fujitsu Semi to co-develop battery-less energy-harvesting e-paper label reference board design

E Ink Holdings announced a new collaboration with Fujitsu Semiconductor to co-develop a reference design board for battery-less e-paper labels. The new board will be based on Fujitsu’s UHF FRAM RFID LSI. Toppan Printing will also be a partner in this p…

14
Sep
2018
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CoolWallet S

The CoolWallet S is a hardware crypto currency mobile wallet that features a 24.6×21.9 mm E Ink display. The CoolWallet S supports Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, and ERC20 Tokens.The CoolWallet S is now shipping for $99. The company…

14
Sep
2018
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CoolWallet S

The CoolWallet S is a hardware crypto currency mobile wallet that features a 24.6×21.9 mm E Ink display. The CoolWallet S supports Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, and ERC20 Tokens.The CoolWallet S is now shipping for $99. The company…

14
Sep
2018
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CoolWallet S

The CoolWallet S is a hardware crypto currency mobile wallet that features a 24.6×21.9 mm E Ink display. The CoolWallet S supports Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, and ERC20 Tokens.The CoolWallet S is now shipping for $99. The company…

12
Sep
2018
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Eve Room

The Eve Room is an indoor air-quality monitor that connects to Apple’s HomeKit to track VOC, temperature & humidity. The Eve Room uses an E Ink display to show the air quality and temperature. The Even Room is now shipping in the US (note: affiliat…