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Foxconn fights to save crumbling Sharp takeover

Foxconn, a.k.a. one of Apple’s biggest suppliers, is fighting to piece back together its crumbling deal to take over Japanese electronics firm Sharp — and both sides may well sign a deal this week. Foxconn’s multi-billion dollar bailout of Sharp was originally reported as being completed, only to be put on hold after the discovery of […]

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Samsung working on insanely sharp 11K display with 2250ppi

Samsung’s latest Galaxy devices are already leading the rest of the market when it comes to display resolution. But the South Korean company is said to be working on new smartphone panels that go far beyond today’s Quad HD technology. According…Read more ›

iPad Pro could arrive later this year, with a little help from Sharp and Samsung

Apple is turning to both long-time manufacturing partner Sharp and long-time “frenemy” Samsung to help build the displays for its eagerly-anticipated 12.9-inch giant-sized iPad Pro, according to a new report. Sharp is said to have provided a small test batch…Read more ›

This Blade is a sharp way to keep your MacBook locked down

For my car, I have an anti-theft device call the Club. It is a telescoping device that hooks on each side of the steering wheel and locks in place with a key. Can it be broken? Probably, but the idea…Read more ›

‘Unusual’ trading spurs sharp drop in Apple shares

Apple shares took an inexplicable beating from investors on Monday morning, leading to the stock’s single biggest fall since January 28th, 2014. And no one really know why. An unusual spike in trading volume this morning sent the price of…Read more ›

Sharp moves to pry iPhone display plant from Apple

Back in 2012, Sharp’s Kameyama Plant No. 1 switched from making larger TV panels to smaller screens for smartphones. Apple became a key partner, and now the plant is at 90% capacity making displays for the iPhone 6. You’d think…Read more ›

Sharp is dedicating an entire LCD plant to Apple

iPad screenmaker Sharp is allocating a major chunk of its LCD production facilities to Apple — but doesn’t seem all that happy about it. According to an interview published Monday with Sharp Senior Executive Managing Officer Norikazu Hoshi, the company…Read more ›

Use A Sharp Eye To Spot Changes In What’s The Difference? [Video Review]

When in a rush it can be easy to misplace something important. Next thing you know you’re looking everywhere trying to spot what you’ve lost. In the app What’s The Difference the objective is to spot five differences between two…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Apple Briefly Sells 4K Sharp Display In European Online Stores

Once it was revealed that the new Mac Pro could power up to three 4K displays at once, speculation immediately followed about Apple releasing an updated Thunderbolt Display. Rumors have been scare on that front, and a recent slip up…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Sharp Is Bringing A Multitouch 4K Retina Display To The Mac

Admit it. There’s two major things you still want from OS X: multitouch support, and 4K support. 4K support would make the Retina iMac finally possible, and as for multitouch, this is where the laptop and desktop market is heading despite Steve Jobs’s protestations about “gorilla arm.” It’s taking Apple its sweet time to deliver […]

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