Sharp Is Pleading With US Firms to Help It Out

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Japanese manufacturer Sharp is in serious talks with a number of US companies to try and save its finances. It plans to offer up stakes in the business in return for a "stable supply of breakthrough display technology". » 11/29/12 5:03am 11/29/12 5:03am

Sharp's 32-Inch 4K IGZO Display Is More Exciting Than a Monitor Should…

Sharp's new monitor promises to be something special, offering up 4K resolution powered by ultra-thin IGZO technology to make for a ridiculously high-res but sleek display. It's going to be gorgeous. But it comes at a price. » 11/28/12 4:22am 11/28/12 4:22am

Why You Might Want to Preorder Your iPhone 5 Early

All signs point to the fact that Sharp is one of the manufacturers of the next iPhone display. In fact, the phone might even use Sharp's new IGZO technology. But if Wall Street Journal's reports that Sharp has halted production of the displays due to problems are true, you might wanna be among the first to preorder the … » 8/31/12 11:05am 8/31/12 11:05am

LG Has Started Production on Super Thin Screens Supposedly for the…

Reuters is reporting that LG has started mass production of a "new and thinner display, widely speculated to be for use in Apple's next iPhone." It makes sense, especially since we expect the iPhone 5 to be announced on September 12th, for factories to start pumping out iPhone 5 parts. » 8/22/12 11:36pm 8/22/12 11:36pm

That Thinner iPhone Screen Could Mean Insanely Good Battery Life

There's a rumor floating around today that the next iPhone will use a thinner display technology made by Sharp. But what does that actually mean for you? Maybe insanely good battery life. Or, perhaps a 4G LTE iPhone that can make it through the day. » 7/17/12 10:30am 7/17/12 10:30am

Sharp's Future IGZO Displays Will Deliver 498PPI of Eye-Popping Pixel…

If you thought the pixel density wars were going to stall out with Apple's 326ppi Retina display and its qHD cohorts, you are oh so mistaken. Sharp is working on their next-generation IGZO display technology, which includes a 6-inch display with a 2500x1600 resolution, good for a pixel density of 498ppi. » 6/01/12 4:40pm 6/01/12 4:40pm