Tuesday 25 January 2022
Corning expands high-index glass portfolio to help accelerate mass adoption of AR technology
Corning has announced the launch of a new glass composition to advance the development of augmented and mixed reality (AR/MR) diffractive waveguides for wearable devices. Optical...
Tuesday 12 October 2021
Nan Ya PCB posts record 3Q21 revenue
PCB and IC substrate supplier Nan Ya PCB saw its September revenue drop 4.6% sequentially due to the impact of power restrictions imposed by the local government on its plant in Kunshan,...
Thursday 23 September 2021
Glass substrate shortage to ease in 1Q22
Glass substrates shortage will remain in fourth-quarter 2021 but is expected to ease off in first-quarter 2022, according to industry sources.
Tuesday 24 August 2021
GIS invests in production of in-display fingerprint recognition, car-use coated glass
Touch module maker General Interface Solution (GIS) will invest in production of in-display fingerprint recognition modules and film-coated anti-reflection and anti-glare cover glass...
Friday 20 August 2021
New 3M glass bubbles enable faster, more reliable 5G infrastructure and devices
3M has introduced a new member of its high-strength hollow glass bubbles product line to provide a low-loss high-speed high frequency (HSHF) resin additive for composite materials...
Friday 13 August 2021
G-Tech Optoelectronics becomes OEM supplier of automotive 3D-forming cover glass
Glass processing service provider G-Tech Optoelectronics has become an OEM supplier of automotive 3D-forming cover glass used in the panels of central information displays and dashboards...
Monday 9 August 2021
Glass substrates to be in short supply in August-October 2021, says Innolux
A major glass substrate maker began annual maintenance in August 2021 and thus its production capacity has decreased by 15-20%, resulting in a short global supply of glass substrates...
Thursday 24 June 2021
Taiwan LCD monitors – 1Q 2021
Taiwan's PC monitor shipments in the first quarter of 2021 went down 9.4% sequentially, but up 25.7% on year, due to a weak comparison base in the same quarter a year ago, when the...
Wednesday 23 June 2021
Corning to adjust glass supply among panel makers
Corning is reportedly adjusting its supply strategy amid the tight supply of display glass substrates and the structural changes of the display industry, according to sources from...
Tuesday 22 June 2021
Corning announces moderate price increase for display glass in 3Q21
Corning has announced it will implement a moderate increase to its display glass substrate prices in the third quarter of 2021.
Thursday 27 May 2021
Taiwan small- to mid-size LCD panels – 1Q 2021
Taiwan's small- to medium-size panel shipments only went down 2.4% sequentially in the first quarter of 2021, thanks mainly to better-than-expected smartphone panel demand, despite...
Thursday 13 May 2021
Corning unveils 10.5G LCD glass plant in Wuhan
Corning has unveiled a 10.5G LCD glass substrate manufacturing facility co-located with a BOE Technology plant in Wuhan, China.
Thursday 6 May 2021
Niche-market touch panel prices to rise on higher upstream costs
Niche-market touch panel specialists including Mildex Optical and Higgstec are poised to hike their prices to reflect rising costs of components and raw materials, according to industry...
Wednesday 28 April 2021
LCD panels supply worsening
With Corning and AU Optronics (AUO) planning to undertake annual maintenance for their fabs shortly, the current tight supply of glass substrates and LCD panels is likely to worsen...
Tuesday 20 April 2021
AUO breaks into supply chain for Samsung microLED TVs
AU Optronics (AUO) has cut into the supply chain for Samsung's microLED TVs by providing glass backplanes, with shipments to kick off in the second half of 2021, according to industry...