TechCrunch  Oct 13  Comment 
 LCDs are old hat, my friend. What you need is dozens of tiny spheres levitated and spun using ultrasonics. That’s what researchers at the Universities of Sussex and Bristol have cooked up, and it’s exactly as weird as you think. Read More
TechCrunch  Sep 30  Comment 
 In this, the 3000th Year Since The Coming Of The Wanderer (All Praise His Mercy), we are greeted by the fifth Potentate, a Teddy Ruxpin with LCD eyes and iPad connectivity. Teddy Ruxpin, or, as his followers in the Cities of Refuge called him,...
Forbes  Sep 5  Comment 
Taking the fight back to LCD.
Benzinga  Aug 4  Comment 
Here's a scenario that never seems to get easier: Picking out the right TV. First there is the size of the TV to worry about, then decided between LCD, Plasma, OLED or the new 4K. In a blog post, Recode's tech journalist Walt Mossberg suggested...
Cellular News  Aug 3  Comment 
Although LCD has dominated mobile phone displays for more than 15 years, organic light-emitting diode (OLED) display technology is set to become the leading smartphone display technology in 2020, Click here for more.
The Economic Times  Jul 28  Comment 
Organic light-emitting diode (OLED) displays will replace liquid crystal display (LCD) screens as the leading smartphone display technology in 2020, a media report has said.
Forbes  Jul 25  Comment 
Audience selects LCD TVs over OLED as best for the latest picture technology.
Forbes  Jul 21  Comment 
Could these be the LCD TVs we?ve been waiting for?
Forbes  Jul 19  Comment 
The best LCD TV of the year to date is definitely not perfect, but it's still good enough to give OLED at least a few things to think about
Benzinga  Jun 20  Comment 
Although Corning Incorporated (NYSE: GLW) has reduced its global LCD TV unit growth estimate from 2 percent y/y to 1.5 percent, LCD screen size has a greater impact on revenue and EPS, Citi’s Stanley Kovler said in a report. He initiated...


Liquid Crystal Displays (LCDs) are used to in flat-panel monitors and high-end flat-panel television. Recently, the market for LCDs has exploded as flat screen monitors and televisions have become popular consumer electronics devices. The manufacturing and sale of LCD devices has been profitable for a number of companies such as Chi Mei Optoelectronics, LG.Philips LCD, Samsung and Sharp Corporation (SHCAY) . However, continued competition has driven down panel prices and is threatening the profit margins on these displays at every point on the supply chain.

A number of companies depend on LCD panels for their earnings. They include

  • Corning (GLW) which both manufacture specialized, ultra-pure glass panels that are used by LCD panel manufacturers to make LCD displays, and are a major component of the company's earnings.
  • Dell (DELL) sells a large quantity of LCD monitors with their computers.
  • Daktronics (DAKT), the leading manufacturer of digital signs and scoreboards, principally uses LCD screens.

More information

See this [wikipedia article] for more detail on LCD technologies, and competing technologies which may affect the companies that rely on them. lcd is most used to digital watches and computers

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