Millions of people are clambering for a full color e-reader, but it isn't going to be a reality anytime soon. Various companies have spent a copious amount of money developing screen tech, but it failed to catch on. This is a shame because digital comics, magazines and newspapers would look glorious on a large screen … [Read more...] about Where in the world is color e-paper?
E-Ink, Clearink and E-paper News
E Ink is primarily found on e-readers, but increasingly the e-Paper technology is found in clothing. There is an dress, shoes and now a t-shirt.wearTRBL is the company behind the new shirt and and it features an E Ink display. You can change the image on the panel via Bluetooth and a mobile app. This is similar to … [Read more...] about Would you buy an E Ink Shirt?
E Ink has been working on Advanced Color E-Paper for a number of years and it was designed for digital signage in mind. TOPPAN Printing and Isetan Mitsukoshi has just developed the world’s first digital point-of-purchase using ACEP. E Ink’s first generation ACeP display is capable of displaying well over 32,000 colors, … [Read more...] about The first product with E Ink Advanced Color E-Paper is now available
There are a few E Ink typewriters on the market such as as the Pomera and Freewrite, but they are expensive and considered too hipster for most people. An engineer as just created his own typewriter and it has a built in printer and that outputs his mini stories.The SPUDwrite is a total DIY project that has a … [Read more...] about This engineer made his own E Ink Typewriter
Lenovo has just invested several million dollars in CLEARink and the two companies have commenced joint development activities to develop the next generation of tablet devices. Lenovo has also joined CLEARink’s board of directors.Lenovo is one of the top few tech companies in providing innovative consumer, … [Read more...] about Lenovo has invested in CLEARink
The e-reader industry is stuck with 300 PPI screens or below. The Amazon Kindle Paperwhite, Kobo Clara HD and Barnes and Noble Nook Glowlight 3 are some examples of six inch ebook readers that have the highest resolution screen that is currently available. Large screen devices such as the Remarkable, Onyx Boox Note or … [Read more...] about Will we see 500 or 600 PPI E-Paper Displays in 2019 or 2020?
Google has developed a prototype E Ink screen that has the companies Assistant software packed in. With a push a button you can keep abreast of the weather outside and tell the time. The premise of this device to showcase a new breed of products that act as an endpoint for receiving commands from your Assistant. This … [Read more...] about Google Assistant enabled E Ink Screen has been unveiled
PNC Bank primarily does business in the United States and they have just developed a new E Ink credit card and it will be available for all members within a few months. One of the compelling factors about this new card is that the CVV code will automatically change every 60 minutes, which will cut down on theft.PNC … [Read more...] about PNC Bank has developed an E Ink Credit Card
Nemeio is a new company and their first product is an E Ink keyboard. With Nemeio, you can modify the characters as you wish: QWERTY, AZERTY, Bépo, in French, Spanish with the shortcuts of your favourite software. You can customize all aspects of this keyboard and also program it to get along with your favorite apps. … [Read more...] about Nemeio unveils new E Ink Keyboard ahead of CES
E-Readers are on the rise and more devices were released in 2018, than any other year. Companies like Boyue, Onyx Boox and Pocketbook are beginning to be household names due to innovative hardware and great user experiences. Amazon and Kobo are the two largest companies in the world, still heavily invested in e-readers … [Read more...] about Electronic Paper and E-Paper Trends and Statistics for 2019
Rdot is a company based in Sweden and they have just developed an e-paper display that they think is better than E Ink. The Rdot Display is an electrochromic display. It categorized as a reflective display - meaning that it reflects ambient light instead of using a backlight. All layers are screen printed on a plastic … [Read more...] about Swedish startup Rdot is trying to take on E Ink
Semiconductor Energy Laboratory is a Japanese company and they have just developed a OLED 8K display for 8.3 and 13.3-inch tablets. The displays use crystalline oxide semiconductor technology and they are likely preliminary designs for future products.Both of SEL’s OLED panels featuring a 7680×4320 resolution use a … [Read more...] about Tablets might soon have an 8K display