Toshiba and Matsushita develop scanning LCD

Toshiba Matsushita scanning LCD

Click here to read moere about the new LCD from Toshiba Matsushita Display TechnologiesApril 11, 2003
Toshiba Matsushita Display Technologies have shown a new type of LCD at the Tokyo Electronic Display Ehibition. The new LCD can double as a scanner as it can capture images of an object placed on the LCD. The 3.5" poly-silicon TFT-LCD LCD has an optical sensor for each pixel of its 320x240 color matrix and creates an 960x240-pixel monochrome image. Reading product bar-codes is considered a possible aplication for such LCDs...More