28 Nov 2020
The Taiwan-based company PlayNitride Inc. was founded in 2014. The company's initial know-how was mainly in LEDs but gradually expands its coverage. The company does not only covers PixeLED® Display Technology based on MicroLED, but also UVolution Solution by UV LED, and PlayBeacon Package by iBeacon. In the µLED display area, PlayNitride integrates µLED epitaxy, chip fabrication and mass transfer, which is advantageous compared to companies who only focuses on mass transfer technologies. When the company was founded, there was about 70 people in the team. The number has expanded to more than 100 in 2019.
28 Nov 2020
Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI)
ITRI's display group, the Electronic and Optoelectronic System Research Laboratories (EOSRL) is working on µLED displays. ITRI/EOSRL has been collaborating with LED driver design company Macroblock, PlayNitride and Mikro Mesa Technology. The mass production will be done by Macroblock, which is expected to happen in 2020.
22 Jan 2020
Finalists Announced for 2019 R&D 100 Awards
Finalists for the venerable R&D 100 Awards have been announced by R&D World magazine and its new parent company, WTWH Media, LLC.
29 Nov 2019
IDTechEx analyst Nadia Tsao stopped by the FreeBionics booth. FreeBionics are a Taiwanese company developing the FreeWalk exoskeleton for rehabilitation.