HOME  |  NEWS  |  BLOGS  |  MESSAGES  |  FEATURES  |  VIDEOS  |  WEBINARS  |  INDUSTRIES  |  FOCUS ON FUNDAMENTALS
  |  REGISTER  |  LOGIN  |  HELP
Blogs
Gadget Freak

Gadget Freak Case #250: DIY Flexible Display

NO RATINGS
View Comments: Newest First|Oldest First|Threaded View
Cabe Atwell
User Rank
Blogger
Re: FLEXIBLE DISPLAY
Cabe Atwell   5/13/2014 12:08:00 AM
NO RATINGS
I can't wait for these types of screens to be refined enough to make a truly foldable smartphone. Yes, LG's G Flex is flexible but not to the point of extreme deformity, like the ability to put in your wallet or back pocket.

bobjengr
User Rank
Platinum
FLEXIBLE DISPLAY
bobjengr   3/19/2014 5:32:41 PM
NO RATINGS
Excellent presentation Marin.  I think this is thinking that's definitely "outside the box". (I hate that phrase but it certainly applies here.)  Your write-up on how to accomplish the assembly is certainly great also.  As one other comment indicates, this is definitely proof of concept.  Well done.  I'm assuming you could scale this to provide a larger display.  Am I correct in this assumption? 

madaeon
User Rank
Iron
Re: Cool gadget
madaeon   2/11/2014 11:27:17 AM
NO RATINGS
If you mean that you can't see a use for a flexible display, it is useful when you have to show information and you can't use a rigid display.

(i.e, wearables)

This project's purpose is to show a different approach of making a flexible display.

It is not a finished project but rather a proof of concept that can be further developed.

Cadman-LT
User Rank
Platinum
Cool gadget
Cadman-LT   2/5/2014 5:05:38 AM
NO RATINGS
It is cool, but I do not see a use for it. Am I missing something?

Partner Zone
More Blogs from Gadget Freak
Adam Berger hacked a computer keyboard into a mini key-tar to play with his band.
Dick Bipes couldn't find a boat lift remote with the specs he wanted, so he created his own for automatic operation.
This Gadget Freak Review looks at a keyless Bluetooth padlock that works with your smartphone, along with a system that tracks your sleep behavior and wakes you at the perfect time in your sleep cycle to avoid morning grogginess.
Colorado State University students have created “One Shot Two Shot, Red Shot Blue Shot” -- a Dr. Seuss themed target game where the objective is to get the most points with six shots from the gun.
This solar charge controller, which is placed between a solar panel and a battery, regulates the voltage and current coming from your solar panel. It is used to maintain proper charging voltage on the batteries.
Design News Webinar Series
9/10/2014 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York
7/23/2014 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York
7/17/2014 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York
6/25/2014 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York
Quick Poll
The Continuing Education Center offers engineers an entirely new way to get the education they need to formulate next-generation solutions.
Sep 22 - 26, MCU Software Development – A Step-by-Step Guide (Using a Real Eval Board)
SEMESTERS: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6


Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.
Next Class: September 30 - October 2
Sponsored by Altera
Learn More   |   Login   |   Archived Classes
Twitter Feed
Design News Twitter Feed
Like Us on Facebook

Sponsored Content

Technology Marketplace

Copyright © 2014 UBM Canon, A UBM company, All rights reserved. Privacy Policy | Terms of Service