Japan Electronics Emulates Detroit Autos Before Bankruptcy

Japan Electronics Emulates Detroit Autos Before Bankruptcy

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An attendee looks at a Sharp Corp. liquid crystal display (LCD) screen based on indium gallium zinc oxide (IGZO) technology at the CEATEC Japan 2012 exhibition in Chiba, Japan. Although Sharp says its IGZO panels offer higher resolution and consume less battery power than current LCD panels, it has struggled to find buyers, leaving the plant underutilized.