PrintForecast Answers E-Paper Questions With New Report
PrintForecast has created a new electronic paper technology primer for the graphic communication industry. “E” is for E-Paper is a 40+ page report of the electronic paper market addressing the emerging technology of flexible electronic displays.
Available online at DrJoeWebb.com, this $79.00 guide answers all questions from basics like “What is e-paper?” to issues concerning current trends and availability. It also discusses major manufacturers and development partners as well as the potential application of e-paper as a complementary technology to computers, PDAs and other wireless devices.
The report defines e-paper as “a thin, flexible display with a thickness, appearance, and readability factor equal to that of traditional pulp-based paper,” and addresses the issue of the practicality of e-paper and the potential impact of the technology as it becomes more mainstream.
The latest e-paper systems include the Portable Reader System by Sony, an e-paper-based e-book reader and the iRex iLiad e-paper-based newspaper reader that launched in Europe this past summer.