Corning, makers of the glass windows to our electronic lives have offered us a new window, a window into the future. After a big finish to last year with Gorilla Glass 2 Corning has had a massive start to the new year, keeping the momentum rolling with two new product announcements and the release of the video ‘A Day Made of Glass 2’.
Corning’s glimpse into the future portrays their vision for this not too distant future, a future surrounded by glass. A follow up to Corning’s very popular ‘A Day Made of Glass’ – snappy title – we join Corning in the not too distant future.
Corning has not only been busy producing videos to promote the future of glass, they have also made two new product announcements this week. With the new products Lotus Glass and Solar Glass Corning is building the world of the future one panel at a time. While Gorilla Glass gets all of the attention by protecting our favorite gadgets the two new products will help to change the world behind the scenes, these new glasses are essential for the improved and cheaper production of displays and photovoltaic cells.
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Gorilla Glass, protecting our favourite gadgets this Superman tough glass is the unsung hero of the gadget world and is about to receive an upgrade. Producing by Corning the new generation of Gorilla Glass will be demonstrated at the upcoming CES show in Las Vegas next week. With hammers at the ready Corning will be demonstrating the almost indestructible nature of the Gorilla. Corning takes great pride in destroying its Gorilla Glass and posting the videos, not an easy task if the demonstrations is anything to go by. The testing that Corning puts Gorilla Glass through confirms the glass is tough, flexible and scratch resistant, with some saying it’s as tough as steel while still being crystal clear.
Corning Gorilla Glass has been a tremendous success for Corning, enjoying excellent market acceptance across mobile device industries. Handset and tablet device manufacturers are clearly driving toward higher functionality from thinner designs. Corning’s latest innovation in Gorilla Glass technology is very well positioned to meet these challenges and enable broader touch technology penetration,” said James R. Steiner, senior vice president and general manager, Corning Specialty Materials. Product details will be included in an announcement planned for Monday, January 9, 2012.
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