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Thursday, 1 Sep 2016
Corning just announced the Gorilla Glass SR+, a breakthrough glass composite designed specifically for wearable devices.
Saturday, 20 Aug 2016
Corning has stepped in to clarify on a recent scratch test video done on the Samsung Galaxy Note7 which cast doubts on the durability of the Gorilla Glass 5.
Thursday, 21 Jul 2016
Corning has just announced its new Gorilla Glass 5 cover glass for mobile displays. This new glass is tougher, stronger, and more resistant to cracks and breakages.
Thursday, 21 Apr 2016
Corning has announced Vibrant Gorilla Glass, which will allow manufacturers to print photo-quality images directly onto the glass itself.
Monday, 9 Feb 2015
While sapphire is great for scratch performance, it’s not quite as damage resistant when dropped. Corning, the maker of Gorilla Glass, is now in the works of developing a new type of material that’s both tough and super hard to scratch.
Friday, 21 Nov 2014
Corning has unveiled its 4th-gen smartphone display glass, Gorilla Glass 4. The company says the new glass is at least two times as durable as other aluminosilicate glasses.
Wednesday, 12 Mar 2014
Intel’s new MXC fiber optics cable is touted to offer data transfer rates of up to 800Gbps. The MXC cable is jointly developed by Intel, Corning, and US Conec, with the aim of replacing current 10Gbps interconnect cables used in data centers and supercomputing setups.
Thursday, 24 Oct 2013
Samsung has acquired US$2 billion worth of shares in Gorilla Glass manufacturers Corning, roughly a 7.4 percent stake in the company, in exchange for Corning taking full control of their joint company, Samsung Corning Precision Materials Co. Ltd.
Tuesday, 18 Jun 2013
The manufacturers of Gorilla Glass, Corning, has just announced that they're working on a flexible version of Gorilla Glass. This new glass, called Willow Glass, will enable hardware manufacturers to create not only thinner devices, but also devices with unconventional form factors.
Thursday, 10 Jan 2013
Although Corning is known for Gorilla Glass, they also introduced glass-based optical cables at CES this year. Optical Cables by Corning will make its way into retail shelves for those who require ultra-long Thunderbolt and USB 3.0 cables.