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iPhone 8 screens? Samsung to build world's largest OLED factory

iPhone 8 screens? Samsung to build world's largest OLED factory

As OLED displays continue to become the next big thing for smartphones, Samsung might just go all in to become the number-one supplier. The company behind the Samsung Galaxy S8 is considering opening a massive factory devoted to producing OLED screens, according to ETNews. Though the final investment plans won’t be confirmed until after aRead more about iPhone 8 screens? Samsung to build world's largest OLED factory[…]

EW BrightSparks 2017 profile: Jacob Marsh, ModMyPi

EW BrightSparks 2017 profile: Jacob Marsh, ModMyPi

And continuing our series on the EW BrightSparks of 2017 we highlight Jacob Marsh, the young entrepreneur behind the successful ModMyPi. Pi Design Since developing a 3D-printed prototype Raspberry Pi case at university, Jacob has gone on to set up ModMyPi, one of the world’s most successful Raspberry Pi resellers. The company turns over more thanRead more about EW BrightSparks 2017 profile: Jacob Marsh, ModMyPi[…]

Top smartphones of 2017 with big batteries

Top smartphones of 2017 with big batteries

Modern day smartphones come with a variety of features appealing to a wide range of customers. But if there’s one feature that grabs the most eyeballs, it’s the size of a battery. Keeping this in mind, manufacturers have been pushing phones with massive batteries for quite some time now. It’s mostly a coincidence that aRead more about Top smartphones of 2017 with big batteries[…]

Stadium Stontronics upgrades UK power and cables facility

Stadium Stontronics upgrades UK power and cables facility

The Reading-based business has added a new dedicated manufacturing cell for the production of custom power supplies, a new warehouse space to accommodate an additional 700 pallets of storage and a large ESD controlled test facility. Overall, the company’s Reading premises now extend to more than 2,500sqm, while it also has operations in China. StadiumRead more about Stadium Stontronics upgrades UK power and cables facility[…]

Here's what's new on Netflix Australia in July 2017

Here's what's new on Netflix Australia in July 2017

As the number of shows and movies available to stream in Australia continues to grow at an impressive rate, it can be tough to keep up with all the new additions to each streaming service each month. We’ve all come to anticipate a new stable of Netflix Originals releases each month, but figuring out whichRead more about Here's what's new on Netflix Australia in July 2017[…]

Electronics patent of the month: Smart rope senses location of rescuers

Electronics patent of the month: Smart rope senses location of rescuers

GB Patent Number: GB2478740Granted to: Lancaster University Business Enterprise Ltd The world is blessed with search and rescue teams, many of whom are volunteers who selflessly move mountains (sometimes literally) to save the lives of others who are affected by disasters. While the rest of us look on helplessly, these individuals use their skill andRead more about Electronics patent of the month: Smart rope senses location of rescuers[…]

Most read Gadget Master posts in June

Most read Gadget Master posts in June

The answers include DIY AI for the Raspberry PI, courtesy of Google no less, flying hoverboards, the Thingy:52 for Bluetooth-based IoT demos, a laser trip-wire alarm built with an Arduino, an EW Brightsparks 2017 profile and robotics for the BBC Micro:bit… As always, let us take it in reverse order, for the purpose of maximum suspense:Read more about Most read Gadget Master posts in June[…]

Best business printer: top 10 printers for your office

Best business printer: top 10 printers for your office

Because of the sheer range of business printers on the market, making the right decision can be tough, which is why we’ve created this guide to show you the 10 best business printers for your office. The choice can be doubly tough when you realise why there is so much competition; the real money isRead more about Best business printer: top 10 printers for your office[…]

2.4GHz antenna is fine for metal assemblies

2.4GHz antenna is fine for metal assemblies

Antenova can now supply a 2.4GHz antenna which is designed to operate without de-tuning on metal surfaces or where the product housing is mainly metal. The antennas in the firm’s Reflector range are formed of two layers, one electrically isolated from the other, so as to provide RF shielding to the second layer. This meansRead more about 2.4GHz antenna is fine for metal assemblies[…]