Coring is making glass and glass wares for more than 100 years now. They used to make tough glass for the signal lamps and moved on to everything that involved glass. This includes the invention of optic fiber that now spread across the world, and is considered most efficient communication medium.Internet is still dependent on this optic fiber cable cables and they handle enormous data at incredible transfer speeds. We cannot imagine a world without glass. No wonder they would like to call this age, a glassage.
Almost all modern day phones, especially the Android phones in midrange and premium segment features Corning Gorilla Glass. Most Android smartphones that arrived in the current year have the latest Corning Gorilla glass 3 cover the display.
Corning Gorilla glass is preferred in mobile phones because it is shatter proof and scratch resistant. As the video points out the Corning is reaching the ‘holly grail’ of glass industry, which is an unbreakable glass. The video demonstrates how corning glass withstands external pressures, and compares it with glasses used in phones that came 4 or 5 years before. The video also shows how corning achieves desired toughness, not entirely though, but the science of making durable glass that are shatter proof.
Watch the video after the break.