Honeywell Licenses LCD Patents to Hitachi

Honeywell announced the licensing of LCD patents related to increasing the brightness and image quality to Hitachi and Hitachi Displays.  There are two patents involed: one is #5280371 “Directional Diffuser for a Liquid Crystal Display” and #5041823 “Flicker-Free Liquid Crystal Display Driver System”. These patents can be applied to increase LCD brightness and flicker-free operations in digital cameras, mobile phones and notebook PCs. Since 2004, Honeywell has filed lawsuits against 65 electronics companies for infringement of patent 5280371 and 11 companies for infringement of patent 5041823.

Source: DigiTimes via Witsview

[tags]Honeywell, Difusser, LCD Patent, Hitachi, Mobile Phone, Notebook PC, Digital Camera[/tags]

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