6/3/14 7:00 am CDT
New ASUS ZENBOOK NX500 System Boasts 50% More Color than Current LCDs
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M today announced that ASUS, a worldwide top-three consumer notebook
vendor, will leverage the 3M™ Quantum Dot Enhancement Film (QDEF) for
its new Asus NX500 Notebook PC. Specifically, ASUS’ latest mobile PC
computing solution with 3M QDEF, using Nanosys™ Quantum Dots, boasts 50
percent more color than current levels found in liquid crystal display
(LCD)-based electronic devices, such as notebooks, while at the same
time making these devicesmore...
6/2/14 1:47 pm CDT
3M’s innovative design delivers LED requirements as well as cost savings in materials and future reel-to-reel manufacturing opportunities
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Electronics Materials Solutions Division today announced the launch
of its new 3M™ LED Chip Packaging Substrate that provides a
cost-effective alternative to ceramic substrates. The new substrate,
constructed of copper and polyimide, is able to meet the electrical and
thermal performance required of high-power LED chips at a competitive
price compared to high performance ceramic substrates. 3M offers the
substrate in a tray and a reel formatmore...
6/2/14 8:47 am CDT
Submit your home refresh project and you could win $5,000 to put towards a home makeover
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With the summer entertaining season fast approaching, it’s the perfect
time to get a jump start on refreshing your tired looking interior and
exterior surfaces. With some inspiration and a little sweat equity, you
can give your space a simple and inexpensive makeover. To jump start
your creativity, 3M is launching the Home of ScotchBlue™ Painter’s Tape
Contest today, an online inspiration destination at www.scotchblue.com/homecontest
6/2/14 8:29 am CDT
E-training about the physics of light is now available to display development engineers and students around the globe – on their schedule and through personal mobile devices
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Optical physicists from 3M’s Display Materials and Systems Division have
a long history of sharing what they learn about the physics of light.
For more than eight years, they’ve been offering a free course on the
physical properties of light to industry engineers involved in designing
the next generation of display technology. But now, they are taking
their own technology to the next level.
Late last year, 3M upgraded their widely-more...
6/2/14 8:29 am CDT
3M measures for manufacturers the factors consumers expect in a top quality display
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M is at it again. Known for industry leading innovation, 3M’s Display
Materials and Systems Division created a calculation to predict
consumers’ perception of display quality. This will allow
designers to optimize design to consumer preferences and balance
consumer desires for exceptional visual quality with the consumer need
for energy efficiency and pricing.
3M™ Display Quality Score (DQS) measures the consumer perception of amore...
6/2/14 8:29 am CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M Electronics is exhibiting industry-leading
solutions that are “Designed to Amaze” for the display electronics
industry during SID Display Week 2014, taking place June 1-6 in San
Diego, CA. Display Week attendees are invited to register to win one
tablet device daily, Tuesday through Thursday, while learning more about
the 3M technologies below at booth number #1003.
Quantum Dot Enhancements
3M makes color LCD displaysmore...
6/2/14 7:08 am CDT
A ação acontece em várias lojas e pontos de venda do produto no País
Às vésperas do maior evento esportivo do planeta, a marca Post-it®, da
3M, resolveu fazer uma ação pelo futebol. Foram espalhados pelo País
diversos painéis adesivados com o produto nos quais os torcedores podem
deixar recados para demonstrar seu incentivo à seleção brasileira.
A iniciativa iniciou em maio na Loja Kalunga (Shopping Iguatemi) da
cidade de Campinas e, a partir de junho, acontece em outros locais como:
Rede Sonae Sierra nomore...
6/2/14 7:08 am CDT
3M E-A-RFit™ identifica atenuação fornecida pelo protetor, conforme cada trabalhador testado
A 3M do Brasil apresenta para o mercado brasileiro o 3M E-A-Rfit™,
produto inovador da divisão de Segurança Pessoal, que realiza testes de
vedação de proteção auditiva. Trata-se de um equipamento, composto por
um hardware e um software, que consegue identificar se a atenuação
oferecida pelo protetor auditivo de inserção, conhecido como plugue, é
eficaz para o usuário.
Com dados quantitativos, o 3M E-A-Rfit™, por meio de um teste commore...
5/28/14 8:32 am CDT
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, 3M Food Safety announced that its 3M™ Molecular Detection Assay Salmonella
has received an extension of the current NF VALIDATION certificate from
AFNOR Certification. The extension means that the test kit, which helps
food processors and other parties detect Salmonella and
consequently prevent salmonellosis, is now validated by the
international organization for all human foods and environmental samples.
In a related developmentmore...
5/27/14 10:28 am CDT
Report Highlights Company’s Sharpened Focus on Key Sustainability Challenges
ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--3M today releases its 2014 Sustainability Report, highlighting its new
Sustainability Center of Excellence, results of a global stakeholder
survey and case studies on its sustainability-focused products.
The report features a more user-friendly experience and interactive
content, and includes an executive summary of the company’s strategy, a
description of key global sustainability challenges, and an overview of
progress toward the U.Nmore...