Sanyo Buys LCDs from Sharp

· with 0 comments

Sanyo Electric announced on Friday that it has started buying liquid crystal display (LCD) panels from Sharp for use in its flat-screen TVs sold in North America. "We hope to expand our business by having...

Sharp: Redefining Time-Tested Technology

· · Hot! with 9 comments

The history of the use of batteries can be traced back to the 1800's. However, Sharp has revealed a mobile fuel cell prototype in which you can power your future tech-toy with a powered...

Sony to Buy LCD TV Panels from Sharp

· · Hot! with 11 comments

Japanese electronics maker Sony is planning to start buying liquid crystal display (LCD) panels from Sharp Corp to use in its TVs as early as April, a source close to the matter said today. Sony...

Microsoft expected to post sharp profit rise

· · Hot! with 6 comments

Microsoft is expected to report a sharp rise in quarterly profit this week, boosted by surging revenue as strong computer sales drive demand for its Windows operating system and Office software. Investors will also look...

Sharp and Toshiba to Form LCD Alliance

· with 1 comment

Sharp Corporation and Toshiba Corporation have agreed to collaborate closely in LCDs, a move that is expected to enhance the companies' corporate value, profitability and global competitiveness. The alliance will take advantage of Sharp's capabilities...

Sharp Readying Thin Solar Cell Output For 2008

· with 0 comments

Sharp Corporation, the number one maker of solar cells in the world, plans to increase production of thin-film silicon solar cells over the next year at one of its plants located in the Nara Prefecture,...

Sharp Blu-ray Recorders Include 1TB Storage

· · Hot! with 14 comments

Although the company did not address North America, Sharp has plans to ship Blu-ray Disc recorders for the Japanese market this fall. Starting on October 27, Sharp's basic HDD-less models ($875 to $1,040) for recording...

Sharp to Release Blu-ray Disc Player This Fall

· · Hot! with 4 comments

This fall, Sharp Electronics plans to release its first Blu-ray player: the BD-HP205. The player will support 1080p output at both 24- and 60-FPS, and will include on-board Dolby TrueHD decoding, along with the requisite...

LCD TV Pioneer Sharp Loses Market Lead

· with 8 comments

According to market research companies iSuppli and NPD Group's DisplaySearch, Sharp is no longer the world's leading maker of flat-panel TVs since rivals surpassed the Japanese company in unit shipments last year. Both research companies...

Sharp unveils 108-inch LCD TV

· · Hot! with 24 comments

Sharp Electronics took the wraps off the largest LCD television: a 108-incher. Sharp realizes, of course, that not very many people will want such a gargantuan TV. Their rebuttal? There is always commercial customers, price...

Sharp Debuts Dual View LCD Display

· with 0 comments

Sharp will begin mass production of the world's first dual-view LCD, enabling viewers to see 2 totally different images when looking at an angle to the left or right of the screen. This breakthrough is...

Sharp Introduces 3-D Computer Display

· · Hot! with 0 comments

As kid I can remember using those cheap 3D glasses you'd get in movie theaters, or even comic books to look at 2D base objects. You know things like pictures, TV shows, etc... ...

Sharp Notebook Hits a New Dimension

· with 1 comment

Sharp has unveiled a notebook computer with a display that gives the illusion of depth and can display objects in three dimensions without the use of special glasses. The new notebook is scheduled to be...

Sharp develops 3D flat screen

· with 0 comments

Sharp, Japan's largest maker of liquid-crystal displays, said Friday its researchers in Britain have developed a flat-panel display for either two- or three-dimensional viewing that does not require special glasses. The company added it...

Sharp handheld runs Linux

· with 0 comments

Seeking to prove it isn't the dinosaur of the handheld market, Sharp Electronics on Monday relaunched the Zaurus in the United States. The company, a pioneer of personal organizers with its Wizard...

View more...