2 news items on OLEDs (LCD screens that dont need a backlight so are thinner, brighter, and use less power than regular LCDs):

Samsung announced a 17″ OLED LCD screen with 1200×1600 pixel resolution, a brightness of 400 lumens, and only 1/3 hte thickness of a regular LCD. It is due for release next year.

Seiko Epson showed off a 40″ OLED display, but this wont be in commercial production until 2007.

(via engadget)