"They have hesitated to invest in the LCD business because of expectations that prices are likely to fall.
The company will be operated by Innovation Network Corporation of Japan (INCJ), a government-backed firm.
The companies hope to have integrated the businesses by early 2012."
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As for Apple, Apple is more like a Hollywood company and an IT company: it is in the business of creating desires not satisfying them. To use a Apple tool is like seeing Star Wars for the first time, great special effects, you really love it, but just how productive is it? The Web 3.0 Lab sees the iPhone are really little more than the introduction to the Android, were we see the center of development right now.