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Sony Launches the OLED TV Revolution

Anders Bylund
October 1, 2007

It's huge news for investors in Universal Display (Nasdaq: PANL  ) when electronics giant Sony (NYSE: SNE  ) says that it will sell OLED televisions in the Japanese market, starting Dec. 1. The thing is 11 inches across, but just three millimeters thick. Sorry, I mean thin.

Impatient geeks like myself have been waiting for such an announcement for years, and hope that it's merely the starting shot of the inevitable race to replace the television screens and light bulb