2020-06-04 - Kay Annamalai

USB Type-C port implementation challenges and design solutions

USB from 1.1 to 3.2 and Beyond First launched in 1996, the universal serial bus (USB) unified the roles of…

2020-05-06 - Benabadji Mohammed Salim

Simplify the battery gauge with a 1-dot bar graph display

This display uses a cheap six-pin microcontroller and a tri-color LED to realize a simple alternative to the usual four-LED…

2019-06-24 - Vincenzo Santoro

Passive Matrix OLEDs: Fundamentals and Applications

Passive matrix OLEDs are high-contrast, thin, and energy-saving. Which advantages and disadvantages do they offer and when does a Design-In-Process…

2019-05-29 - Max Maxfield

Split Flap Displays Spark Rush of Nostalgia

This modern incarnation of a vintage display technology is making its mark in myriad locations, including retro art installations.

2019-05-27 - Corning Glass Technologies

Display Glass Requirements for Oxide TFT Technology

To build a display that meets high performance expectations, panel makers require a thermally and dimensionally stable glass to improve…

2019-04-23 - Moshe Sheier

Smart Displays are Smarter Than You Think

Over the next few years, smart displays are going to get smarter, cheaper, and more popular in our homes.

2017-09-08 - Aaron Lager

Whose bit is it anyway?

An engineer fresh out of school learns not to believe everything he’s told while designing a character display.