NPD DisplaySearch announced that it expects spending on Flat panel display (FPD) manufacturing equipment to rise from $3.8 billion in 2012 to $8.3 billion in 2013.
Silicon Image announced two new upscaling video processors, designed to also enhance the picture quality of streaming or downloaded Internet video.
Monster Cable Products announced its new line of Imaging Science Foundation (ISF)-certified high speed Smart HDMI cables at CEDIA Expo 2012.
Sigma Designs announced that AOC’s latest LCD/LED televisions will incorporate Sigma’s HiDTV Pro-SXL chipset.
Toshiba Corporation announced that, due to oversupply in the market, it is cutting its production of NAND flash memory by roughly 30%.
Rovi Corporation announced that Panasonic will incorporate DivX Plus Streaming technology into is UniPhier series of integrated circuits for digital televisions and Blu-ray Disc (BD) players.
Sigma Designs announced that its HiDTV Fusion SmartTV System-on-Chip (SoC) is being welcomed with open arms by major European TV manufacturers.
Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein announced a U.S. federal court jury found that Toshiba Corporation participated in a conspiracy to fix the prices of Thin-film Transistor (TFT) Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) panels.
Sony Corporation announced that it will sell its Sony Chemical & Information Device Corporation subsidiary to the Development Bank of Japan for 58.0 billion yen (US $731 million).
Sigma Designs announced that VIZIO’s new 21:9 Cinemawide HDTVs will incorporate Sigma’s HiDTV Pro Connected TV chipset.
Sony and Panasonic announced they plan to jointly develop next generation Organic Light Emitting Diode (OLED) panels and modules for TVs and large-sized displays.
SENSIO Technologies announced that Christie’s new SKA-3D digital cinema processor integrates the company’s 3D decoding technology.
Texas Instruments DLP announced a new family of image processing chips designed for front projectors.
Panasonic announced that it has developed a simplified three-wavelength semiconductor laser for Blu-ray Disc (BD) drives and players.