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Kyocera builds sensors into LCD screens

Kyocera has announced two 7-inch widescreen (800 x 480 pixels) WVGA on-cell touch LCD modules with built-in touch sensors: the TCG070W VLRPC-GD117 and TCG070W VLRPC-GD118…

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Ginsbury signs Kingtech for small and medium TFTs

Rochester display specialist Ginsbury has signed a distribution agreement with Shenzhen LCD manufacturer Kingtech for UK and Ireland. According to Ginsbury, Kingtech has more than 11 years’ experience designing and supplying TFT LCDs, currently offering displays from 1.44 to 10.2inch. It can provide integrated off-the-shelf or…

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Itron makes touch TFTs for gloved hands

Itron has applied its vacuum fluorescent display (VPD) process to the production of projective capacitive touch sensors which it claims has performance and set-up benefits compared with indium tin oxide (ITO)-based projective capacitive touch panels. This low impedance touch technology, which the firm calls MPC Touch, works with…

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Industrial displays get TFT make-over

We are surrounded by LCDs. There are large ones in public places with advertising and other information. Smaller ones grace the front panels of almost all the electronics we use personally and for work. Further screens entertain and inform us at home, provide the interfaces to our PCs and more…

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TFT display controller handles compatibility issues

Itron UK has designed a credit card-sized system on module which adds ARM processor class processing and multiple communications peripherals to a TFT touch display controller. Called PumaNova SOM, the module has been designed for simple integration into systems designs such as PLCs, communications nodes and point of sales…

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A quick way to design multitouch TFT displays

If you are facing the task of integrating multitouch colour graphics into you TFT display system, you may be interested in the DX4 evaluation kit being offered by andersDX. The DX4 is intended to provide a simpler rout to prototyping multitouch display designs. There is a PCAP touch screen, either…

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3.5inch colour TFT has touch option

Winstar has introduced a 3.5in version of its M Series colour TFT LCDs. WF35M measures 100x66mm and under 6mm thick (plus connector) has a built in RS-232 interface. The actual display is 70x53mm, and 320xRGBx240. There is a resistive touch panel option, and an SPI interface version is…

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Touch display feels like the real thing

NLT Technologies has developed a tactile touch screen technology, which it says uses electric vibrations to reproduce skin sensations as if they are tracing actual objects on the display. “The display provides texture via skin sensation when the user traces the surface of the display where the image is shown…

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