Choosing a TFT LCD Display Module

23 May 2019 Choosing a TFT LCD Display Module The TFT display is now the de-facto standard for most applications so how do you choose which is the right display for your application? There are a number of questions to be asked and many factors to be considered…

RMTS resistive multi-touch screens

11 April 2019 10-point multi-touch for industrial environments   Mildex Optical Inc, a worldwide leader in resistive touch screen technology offers a 10-point multi-touch solution based upon proprietary resistive touch technology.   Equipped with superior optical characteristics and dedicated controller our RMTS is the number one choice for…

Is Wireless always the only way to IIoT/IoT your building?

11 March 2019 Is Wireless always the only way to IIoT/IoT your building? David Bates of Review Displays While there is a wide range of wireless technologies available, sometimes you will be able to use existing infrastructure to create a reliable and secure communication system within your buildings.…

Micro LED'S are they the future?

30 January 2019   Samsung announced its new MicroLED tech last year with a giant TV called ‘The Wall’. This year the company is making a comeback, but with a smaller and more logical 75-inch 4K TV using the same MicroLED technology.  The new display tech uses millions…

Intel Cannon Lake release date, news, and rumors

6 September 2018 Remember how Intel was going to release Cannon Lake in 2016? And, then when it got pushed back to 2018? Well, according to Intel’s Q1 financial results we won’t see the long-awaited follow-up to Kaby Lake until 2019 – at least in a consumer-ready state. But, at least Intel is…

eDP, the future of industrial displays

19 August 2018   Today’s personal electronic devices continue to get smaller and easier to use, with more performance and functionality. Such advances are often driven by technology hidden from the consumer, behind the sleek industrial design and elegant user interface. Video quality improvements are one example. A…

Intel's New 8th Gen chips are coming

9 July 2018     Intel has announced its 8th gen processor with Radeon RX Vega M Graphics. The chipmaker has also revealed that 2-in-1s from Dell and HP as well as NUC Intel will be launched with the new processor. The new 8th Gen Intel Core processor…

AMD's Ryzen 7 Are they any good?

8 June 2017 AMD's Ryzen 7 1800X, Ryzen 7 1700X, and Ryzen 7 1700 CPUs reviewed Ryzen up, back on the street Way, way back in the dark ages, I put together my first PC in my bedroom. I picked out a Core 2 Duo E6400 and a proper…

Processor families and release dates

18 January 2017 Intel has a release cycle for its processors, below is a summary of the chips available now and in the future. Current desktop processors                 Current Mobile Atom Processors Sandy Bridge Bay Trail (Available) Haswell Braswell (Available) Broadwell (Available) Apollo Lake…

Intel's Core i7-3960X SandyBridge processor

17 November 2016 The SandyBridge (Intel's Core i7-3960X processor) chip. The chip Sandy Bridge-E is one formidable hunk of silicon. Natively, it includes a total of eight CPU cores capable of tracking 16 threads via Hyper-Threading, 20MB of L3 cache, quad channels of DDR3 memory, and 40 lanes…

Computer Hardware Chart

17 November 2016 If like me you like to tinker with PC's, and like to build your own, then take a look at this chart to help you decide what bits you should consider.  

Windows Support Cycles

16 November 2016 Microsoft likes to stop support of it's operating systems on a regular basis to force you to upgrade. Below is a list of some of the common operating systems out there and when support will stop. The one to watch is Windows 7, support for…