UniPixel and Texas Instruments Collaborate on Advanced Touch Screen Solutions February 2012
In addition to defining a collaboration effort intended to integrate TI's touch controllers with UniPixel's UniBoss™ printed touch sensors, the memorandum outlines the terms of a potential definitive agreement involving marketing and sales efforts.
"While this relationship is initially aimed at ensuring that UniBoss touch sensor films are fully operational with TI's touch screen controller chip family, we believe the ultimate value of this working relationship is in the potential to yield integrated touch solutions that are superior to what each company could accomplish independently," said UniPixel CEO Reed Killion.
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It appears that Texas Instruments supplies the touch controllers in the iPhones per an article from September 20, 2012 by chipworks.
i may be wrong but in-cell touch is designed in a way that Uni-Boss doesn't exactly manufacture. AAPL is having yield issues with the larger form factor I-pad and even the I-pad mini, so there may be opportunity there. Everyone would love AAPL but there is a whole big world out there with out AAPL