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  • Last update: Friday 9 December 2016 [774 news items]

E Ink Holdings expects to ship 30-40 million smart tags in 2016

Dec 9, 14:52

EPD (electrophoretic display) e-paper maker E Ink Holdings (EIH) expects to ship 30-40 million smart tags and display cards in 2016, with cumulative shipments since 2012 expected...

WinHEC 2016: Microsoft empowers new development opportunities in mixed reality, gaming and cellular PCs

Dec 9, 14:38

At the Windows Hardware Engineering Community event (WinHEC) in Shenzhen, China, Microsoft has announced new opportunities for global partners to innovate with Windows 10. Terry Myerson,...

Passive component firm Magic Technology 2016 EPS to top NT$2.50

Dec 9, 14:33

Power inductor maker Magic Technology is expected to see its 2016 EPS top NT$2.50 (US$0.08) - a record high, thanks to rising revenues and a favorable cost structure, according to...

Macroblock 2016 EPS to reach NT$6.50-7

Dec 9, 11:07

LED driver IC supplier Macroblock is expected to see its EPS for 2016 reach between NT$6.50 (US$0.21) and NT$7, according to market sources. The company's EPS for the first three...

AUO November revenues up on year

Dec 8, 14:27

LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) has announced its unaudited consolidated revenues for November reached NT$30.24 billion (US$950 million), similar to the level of October but up...

Diode maker Eris November revenues rise

Dec 7, 14:34

Eris Technology, which specializes in the manufacture of rectifier diodes, has reported consolidated revenues for November 2016 increased 11% sequentially and 30.1% on year to NT$95.6...

Top-5 semiconductor vendors to hold a combined 41% market share in 2016, says IC Insights

Dec 7, 13:53

Vigorous M&A activity in 2015 and 2016 has reshaped the landscape of the semiconductor industry, with the top companies now controlling a much greater percentage of market share,...

Digitimes Research: Global digital gaming market to reach US$99.6 billion in 2016

Dec 7, 11:16

The global digital gaming market is expected to reach US$99.6 billion in 2016 and further increase to US$118.6 billion in 2019, representing a CAGR of 6.6% during the four-year period,...

Gaming monitor competition to heat up in 2017

Dec 6, 11:26

Despite many research firms' pessimistic forecast on consumer LCD monitor shipments, overall LCD monitor shipments are expected to stay flat from a year ago in 2016 thanks to rising...

Catcher sees November revenues down from a year ago

Dec 5, 22:26

Taiwan-based notebook chassis maker Catcher Technology has announced consolidated revenues of NT$8.21 billion (US$257.37 million) for November, up 0.29% on month, but down 1.63% on...

Annual sales worldwide from fabless IC design to grow 3.4% in 2017, says TrendForce

Dec 5, 16:47

Revenues worldwide from fabless IC design for 2016 are estimated at US$77.49 billion, a decline of 3.2% from 2015, according to TrendForce. But strong growth is expected in several...

China vendors to ship 83.6 million LVD TVs in 2016, says Sigmaintell

Dec 5, 14:26

China-based vendors will together ship 83.6 million LCD TVs under their own brands or acquired foreign brands in 2016, increasing 15% on year for a combined global market share of...

Global 4G smartphone shipments to top 1 billion units in 2016, says IDC

Dec 2, 11:10

Worldwide smartphone shipments are expected to reach 1.45 billion units with an on-year growth rate of 0.6% in 2016, according to IDC. Although growth remains positive, it is down...

Foxconn to ship 60,000 Pepper robots in 2016, says paper

Newswatch - Dec 1, 11:43

Foxconn Electronics is expected to ship a total of 60,000 Pepper robots from its plant in Shandong, China in 2016, valued at US$500 million, according to a Chinese-language Commercial...

Asustek tops Taiwan-based global brands in 2016, says MOEA

Nov 29, 18:54

Asustek Computer has, for the fourth consecutive year, been appraised as the most valuable Taiwan-based global brand in 2016 with brand market value of US$1.748 billion, according...

Mitac expects IoT for car business to grow dramatically in 2017

Nov 29, 16:02

Taiwan-based Mitac International has recently landed orders from an US-based client for its Internet of Things (IoT) automotive applications, especially software for car fleet management,...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan top foundries to enjoy particularly strong 4Q16

Nov 29, 14:21

Taiwan's top-three IC foundries will see their combined revenues drop only 0.6% sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2016 indicating a particularly strong fourth quarter, according...

Taiwan market: Acer sees desktop shipment growth in 2016

Nov 28, 22:29

Despite Taiwan's weakening PC sales, Acer Taiwan still managed to achieve increased desktop sales in the country, boosting its share of the Taiwan desktop market from 25% previously...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan server revenues may reach NT$600 billion in 2017

Nov 28, 16:31

A recently published Digitimes Research Special Report notes that combined revenues from Taiwan-based makers' server motherboards, servers, storage and network equipment are expected...

Schott showcases ultra-thin cover glass at C-Touch & Display 2016

Nov 28, 12:48

Germany-based Schott AG showcased Schott AS 87 eco, high-strength ultra-thin cover glass for displays, camera lenses and fingerprint sensors, at C-Touch & Display 2016 (China...

India market: Handset shipments to reach 265 million units in 2016, says firm

Nov 23, 11:27

Shipments of mobile handsets in the India market are expected to reach 265 million units in 2016, with smartphones accounting for 116 million units or 43.8%, according to Cyber Media...

Coolpad warns of heavy losses for 2016

Newswatch - Nov 22, 14:09

China-based smartphone vendor Coolpad has warned that it expects to post a net loss of HK$3 billion (US$387.09 million) for 2016, a significant retreat from a net profit of HK$2.325...

Foxconn Group to ship over 30 million Luna phones in 2016, says paper

Newswatch - Nov 21, 15:03

The Foxconn Group is expected to ship over 30 million Luna-branded smartphones in Korea and Indonesia in 2016, targeting the medium- to high-end segments, according to a Chinese-language...

China market: 500 million smartphones to be shipped in 2016, says Sigmaintell

Nov 18, 15:50

As China Mobile, China Unicom and China Telecom have offered subsidies for purchasing smartphones to promote 4G subscriptions, 2016 smartphone shipments to the China market are expected...

Greatek 3Q16 EPS hits 8-quarter high

Nov 18, 12:16

Logic IC packaging firm Greatek Electronics' EPS for the third quarter of 2016 climbed to an 8-quarter high of NT$1.02 (US$0.03).

SMIC 28nm chip shipments to double in 4Q16

Nov 17, 10:18

Semiconductor Manufacturing International (SMIC) is expected to hike shipments of its 28nm process technology to 20 million chips in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 10 million units...

Nvidia and MediaTek fastest-growing semiconductor companies for 2016, says IC Insights

Nov 16, 14:06

The top-20 semiconductor companies' sales are forecast to increase by 3% in 2016, according to IC Insights. Among them, five companies are forecast to enjoy double-digit sales growth...

Foxconn Electronics October revenues highest in 2016

Nov 11, 11:53

Foxconn Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$471.933 billion (US$14.98 billion) for October, the highest monthly level so far in 2016 and growing 0.76% on month but...

Topco Scientific reports revenues for October 2016

Stockwatch - Nov 10, 15:37

Topco Scientific has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.764 billion (US$46.41 million) for October 2016, representing a 7.97% drop on month and 10.18% increase on year.

Asustek October revenues decline

Nov 10, 10:46

Asustek Computer has announced consolidated revenues of NT$38.3 billion (US$1.22 billion) for October, down 14.2% on month and 7.5% on year. Combined consolidated revenues for the...

Quanta reports revenue drops for October

Stockwatch - Nov 10, 10:43

Quanta Computer has reported consolidated revenues of NT$67.74 billion (US$2.14 billion) for October 2016, representing a 13.81% drop on month and 24.62% drop on year.

Gigabyte sees revenues drop in October

Stockwatch - Nov 10, 10:42

Gigabyte Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$4.05 billion (US$128.15 million) for October 2016, representing a 22.85% drop on month and 3.54% drop on year.

UMC, VIS post revenue growth for October

Stockwatch - Nov 10, 10:35

United Microelectronics (UMC) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$12.83 billion (US$406.9 million) for October 2016, up 6.4% on year and 0.8% sequentially, while fellow company...

Alpha Networks reports decreased revenues for October

Stockwatch - Nov 9, 15:34

Alpha Networks has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.461 billion (US$46.54 million) for October 2016, representing a 21.18% drop on month and 10.7% drop on year.

Sigurd 3Q16 net profits rise

Nov 9, 11:12

IC testing company Sigurd Microelectronics has reported net profits of NT$261 million (US$8.3 million) for the third quarter of 2016, up 23.3% on year, with EPS reaching NT$0.70.

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    Asustek ZenWatch 3 smartwatch

    Asustek Computer unveiled its latest products at a pre-show conference before IFA 2016 including its ZenWatch 3 smartwatch, new 2-in-1 devices and gaming notebooks. The ZenWatch...

    Photo: Company, Sep 13.

  • Apple+iPhone+7+and+7+Plus

    Apple iPhone 7 and 7 Plus

    Apple has introduced the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. The iPhone 7 series, the first water and dust resistant iPhone, will be available in more than 25 countries beginning September...

    Photo: Company, Sep 8.

  • AMD+FirePro+W9100+graphics+card+with+32GB+memory

    AMD FirePro W9100 graphics card with 32GB memory

    At the 2016 National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) show, AMD announced the new AMD FirePro W9100 32GB - a workstation graphics card with 32GB memory support. It will be available...

    Photo: Company, Apr 18.

  • AMD+7th%2Dgeneration+A+series+processor

    AMD 7th-generation A series processor

    AMD has announced availability of its new mobile seventh-generation AMD A-series processors, timed to support a new notebook design by HP. New OEM PC designs powered by the A-series...

    Photo: Company, Apr 11.

  • Samsung+Bio%2DProcessor

    Samsung Bio-Processor

    Samsung Electronics has announced it is mass producing an all-in-one advanced system logic chip for the health-oriented wearables market, the Bio-Processor. The Samsung Bio-Processor...

    Photo: Company, Jan 5.

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