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Mobile

Corning’s Gorilla Glass 6 will help your phone survive up to 15 drops before it shatters

Corning has finally taken the wraps off of the long-awaited Gorilla Glass 6 -- a glass that will be used to protect the next generation of smartphones -- which allows your phone to survive up to 15 drops before it breaks.
Features

Corning’s glass is half full and rising

We delve into the history of Corning, size up its modern business, and talk future glass innovations in automotive, computing, and pharmaceuticals with Chief Strategy Officer Jeff Evenson.
Mobile

Will we ever have unbreakable smartphone glass? We asked an expert

Cracked and broken smartphone screens are common, but cover glass is getting tougher all the time. We spoke to Corning, makers of Gorilla Glass, about what’s coming for smartphone glass.
Cars

Corning’s CES show car proves Gorilla Glass isn’t just for your phone

At CES 2017, Corning debuted its Connected Car concept fitted with Gorilla Glass. Thinner, lighter, and clearer than normal glass, Gorilla Glass also permits augmented reality options such as vivid head-up displays.
Mobile

Gorilla Glass 5 is coming to protect your phone from all those accidental drops

Corning has taken the wraps off of Gorilla Glass 5, the company's strongest glass to date. But how strong is it? According to Corning, it can withstand drops of 1.6 meters as much as 80 percent of the time.
Smart Home

Corning wants its Gorilla Glass to turn all your surfaces into touchscreens

Corning had a number of ways its Gorilla Glass could be used in the home (like on the doors of refrigerators) and outside (such as on car consoles) on display at CES 2016.
Cars

Ford's GT supercar has a windshield made with Gorilla Glass

The Ford GT supercar features a Gorilla Glass "hybrid" windshield and engine cover, meant to save weight and lower the car's center of gravity. Ford says the windshield alone is 32 percent lighter.
Mobile

The Mythbusters take on Gorilla Glass, inevitably break lots of it

Corning, the makers of Gorilla Glass, has teamed up with Mythbusters to produce a two-part video series about its product. It's fun and informative, plus we get to see flexible Willow Glass in action, a key part of bendy phones and watches…
Mobile

Glass warfare: Why unscratchable sapphire screens have Corning beating its chest

What’s the toughest touchscreen glass of them all? Corning and GT Advanced Technologies are locked in battle over Gorilla Glass and sapphire. We take a look at the differences between the two.
Emerging Tech

Corning’s new antimicrobial Gorilla Glass kills germs on your cellphone

Corning has just pulled the curtain back on a new type of Gorilla Glass that uses a clever bit of chemistry to destroy 99.9 percent of germs. Hit the jump to find out how it works.
Mobile

Corning’s 3D Gorilla Glass is ready for your 2014 gadgets

Corning's Gorilla Glass protects over a billion devices worldwide, and now the company has announced a new 3D manufacturing process to produce the curved displays of the future (and perhaps the iWatch).
Mobile

This screen protector adds a layer of Gorilla Glass on top of your iPad screen

Armorz has announced a new screen protector designed for the Apple iPad Air and iPad Mini. Instead of plastic, this screen protector is made from a super thin sheet of Gorilla Glass.
Computing

Corning announces the next ‘it’ feature in laptops this fall: Gorilla Glass NBT

Smartphones and tablets aren't the only ones getting love from Corning. The company announced its new laptop-specific Gorilla Glass, called NBT, that will be added to some of this fall's upcoming laptops.
Cars

Could Gorilla Glass make the jump from smartphone screen to car windshield?

Corning says Gorilla Glass' light weight and scratch resistance could make it the automotive glass of the future.
Mobile

Samsung Galaxy S3 drop test: Is Gorilla Glass 2 as durable as you think?

Watching a gadget drop test is never easy, but it can give you an idea of how items may fare against accidental damages.
Emerging Tech

Corning to introduce Gorilla Glass 2 at CES 2012

Corning has announced plans to introduce Gorilla Glass 2, its next generation of incredibly durable glass, at CES 2012 next week.
Apple

Apple patent shows ideas for crack-resistant iPhone airbags

A newly unearthed patent from Apple, filed in 2010, shows the company was thinking of ways to make the iPhone crack-resistant with shock mount airbags.
Emerging Tech

Dragontrail hopes to dethrone Gorilla as strongest glass

Corning's Gorilla glass just got its first real competitor. Today, Asahi unveiled its new Dragonrtail glass, which it claims is six times stronger than conventional soda lime glass.