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electronic ink

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(Communications & Information) a material consisting of microscopic cells that can be turned from white to black and vice versa with the application of a small electric charge allowing electronically stored text to appear on a paper-like substance
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The technology combines an innovative, more stretchable material with dramatic advancements in electronic ink to give interface designers new creative freedom, without any compromise in meeting functional switching needs, Miller continued, and because these new electronic inks work with existing in-mold decorative processes, theres no need for costly re-tooling.
Under the terms of the agreement, Tekra will deliver sales, technical consultation and post-sale service for Henkel's full line of electronic ink materials in support of customers throughout North America.
The Hearst Group helped finance the E-Ink start-up, and its research in the area of electronic ink, beginning in 1998.
The device reportedly uses electronic ink technology supplied by E Ink of Cambridge, Massachusetts, US.
The use of electronic ink in the clock display enables a wide viewing angle of approximately 180 degrees, with a bright and high contrast, allowing high visibility even in a dark room or under direct sunlight.
This first-ever Philips' display utilizes E Ink's electronic ink technology, which offers a paper-like reading experience with contrast that is the same as newsprint.
The MX834 is claimed to be the first standard product driver for electronic paper displays based on E Ink Corp's electronic ink technology.
company developed the electronic ink over the past several years.
In the current form you can already receive images and read books through these displays screens,' Yu Chen said but he added the display was still too slow for a video display because of the switching speed of the electronic ink.
Slender, space-saving unit adds a high degree of interactivity to presentations and meetings; presenters simply annotate in electronic ink using either a finger or a stylus from the SMART Pen Tray[TM].
a developer and marketer of electronic ink technology, has announced that it has demonstrated the world's first active-matrix electronic ink display that's capable of producing high-resolution illustrations and text.
The plastic transistor combined with electronic ink could provide a medium for updateable information screens that could be rolled up and carried around.
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