New inks and tools allow 3-D printing of lithium-ion technology.By making the basic building blocks of batteries out of ink, Harvard materials scientist Jennifer Lewis is laying the groundwork for lithium-ion batteries and other high-performing electronics that can be produced with 3-D printers.
Kateeva says its new manufacturing equipment can produce affordable displays based on organic light-emitting diodes.Color-rich, energy-efficient, and flexible displays based on organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs) could soon be churned out more economically on giant ink-jet printers.
The appearance of indium gallium zinc oxide transistors in iPads shows that the display industry is poised to begin churning out a new breed of high-performance screens.One of the most important innovations in Apple’s latest iPads lies behind the screen. In many of the tablets, the pixels in t
Sony Expands ‘Spider-Man’ Universe With ‘Venom,’ ‘Sinister Six’
Sony Pictures Entertainment, in association with Marvel Entertainment, is expanding the Spider-Man franchise with several new movies. The studio, in an announcement late Thursday night, disclosed that a quintet of writers — Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci, Jeff Pinkner, Ed Solomon, and Drew
Leaders of the Writers Guild of America are placing a premium on hiking compensation for cable shows, according to the union’s latest message to its 12,000 members. The WGA asked members Thursday to approve its “pattern of demands” letter for its upcoming negotiations with producti
Beyonce rocked the music biz with the stealth release Friday via iTunes of an album of entirely new music and a collection of companion videos. The singer is taking a mutliplatform approach to distribbing she calls a “visual album,” unleashing “Beyonce” via iTunes and partner
Universal Studios Japan, a theme park operator in Osaka, has received a $250 million financial injection from Hong Kong private equity firm PAG.
Huge SPIDER-MAN News: Alex Kurtzman Directing VENOM Spinoff Movie and Drew Goddard Writing and Possibly Directing THE SINISTER SIX
If you're a Spider-Man fan, Sony Pictures is about to make your day. That's because the studio sent out a late night press release loaded with future plans for the Spider-Man movie universe. Here are the highlights:
Sony, in association with Marvel, are developing several new project
20th Century Fox has acquired the feature rights to the Agatha Christie classic Murder on the Orient Express. The book takes place on the luxurious train, stuck in a snowdrift in Yugoslavia. That night a man is murdered, but fortunately cunning detective Hercule Poirot is aboard to solve
Ahead of its debut next month at the Sundance Film Festival, the first trailer for director Gregg Araki’s (Mysterious Skin) new film White Bird in a Blizzard has been released online. Based on the novel by Laura Kasischke, the film tells the story of a young woman (Shailene Woodley) whos
Earlier this week I had the opportunity to visit the set of Joe Dante's new film Burying the Ex, a horror comedy about Max (Anton Yelchin), a nice guy who moves in with his girlfriend Evelyn (Ashley Greene) only to find she's a controlling nightmare. He's saved the burden of a nasty breakup wh
Flynn defends force on crime figures
Police should be allowed to get on with their jobs rather than collate crime figures, says Newport West MP Paul Flynn.