Tag: Corning

Corning Is Working On A Legit Bendable Glass For Foldable Phones

Apple supplier Corning is working on a bendable glass display. The Gorilla Glass maker says that making glass flexible means 'challenging the laws of physics.'

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 6, 2019

Verizon Inks Agreement With Corning For Optical Fiber Deal Worth $1.05 Billion

Verizon is banking on Corning’s fiber optics technology to improve its wireless broadband infrastructure. The deal will last from 2018 until 2020.

Business Tech April 19, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Scratch Test Round 2: Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Doesn't Scratch As Easily As First Thought

A YouTube user has posted an updated video that corrected his previous claim that the Samsung Galaxy Note 7's Gorilla Glass 5 scratches easily. He blames the error on inappropriate tools used.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech October 12, 2016

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Display Scratches Easily Despite Gorilla Glass 5, But Corning Explains Why

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7’s Gorilla Glass 5 fared miserably in the scratch test videos of JerryRigEverything. Corning, the company that designs and builds the glass, explained what happened and pacified worried fans of the OEM.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 21, 2016

The Gorilla Glass 5 Will Protect Your Smartphone From Over 5-Foot Drops: Goodbye, Shattered Screens!

Corning has unveiled the Gorilla Glass 5, which will protect devices from drops as high as 5.2 feet at an 80 percent survival rate. The Gorilla Glass 5 is currently in production and will be fitted into new devices that will be released this fall.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech July 21, 2016

Corning Unveils Vibrant Gorilla Glass: Manufacturers Can Now Print Images On The Glass Cover

Corning has revealed yet another innovation – the Vibrant Gorilla Glass. The new line has toughened surfaces that now allow for printing images through chemically altered ink and proprietary inkjet process.

Gadgets April 21, 2016

Apple To Use Glass-On-Glass Technology For Bezel-Free iPhone 7 With Higher Resolution Display: Report

The iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus have yet to be unveiled, but we’re already hearing rumors about next year’s iPhone. The latest to come from the rumor mill mentions a bezel-free iPhone with possibly a higher-resolution display.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 3, 2015

The Samsung Galaxy S6 Is Indestructible — Here's A Video To Prove It

A video of the Samsung Galaxy S6 recently surfaced, showing the device being smashed against the ground with seemingly no damage being done to the device.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 30, 2015

Move Aside, Gorilla Glass: Corning's New Phire Project Will Give Glass Sapphire-Like Scratch Resistance Capabilities

Project Phire will look to combine the toughness of the Gorilla Glass and the resistance to scratches of sapphire.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 10, 2015

Project Phire: Corning Is All Fired Up With New Super Scratch-Resistant Glass

Corning has announced its next generation of Gorilla Glass, dubbed Project Phire. The new material is being built to rival sapphire, adding a level of scratch-resistance to Corning's already shatter-resistant glass.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech February 9, 2015

Gorilla Glass May Be the Google of Mobile Screens

Corning has announced the next generation of its shatter-resistant glass: Gorilla Glass 4. The new glass has been studied in depth and scientists say it is 80 percent likely to survive a drop of 3.3 feet.

Gadgets November 20, 2014

Apple teams up with Corning rival GT Advanced Technologies to produce sapphire screens

Apple has agreed a deal with GT Advanced Technologies, Corning's rival, to produce sapphire screens.

Deals November 11, 2013

Corning stock soars on Samsung Display buyout deal

A complex deal between Gorilla Glass maker and Galaxy S4 maker could potentially add a new layer to the mobile market.

Deals October 24, 2013

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