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Sony Electronics to close 20 US stores affecting 1,000 employees

Feb 27, 12:13

Sony Electronics has announced plans to close 20 of its US stores, and eliminate one-third or 1,000 of its US employees, by the end of 2014.

Supply chain aims to increase production for wearable device components

Feb 25, 20:18

The upstream supply chain is increasing production and R&D for wearable device components as vendors are gearing up to release or expand product lineups in 2014, according to...

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Lextar Electronics tops Taiwan LED makers in patent application in 2013

Feb 21, 15:10

Taiwan-based LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker and LED packaging service provider Lextar Electronics filed applications for 208 patents with the Intellectual Property Office under...

Compal Electronics expects 5% growth in 2014 notebook shipments, says president

Jan 17, 10:45

Compal Electronics shipped 39 million notebooks in 2013, increasing 5.4% on year, and expects shipments in 2014 to grow 5% sequentially, company president Ray Chen said on January...

Delta Electronics sees increased December revenues

Jan 10, 12:34

Delta Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$16.238 billion (US$541 million) for December, increasing 0.15% on month and 20.76% on year.

Delta Electronics supplies AC chargers for Malaysia-based FEN

Dec 30, 11:42

Delta Electronics has revealed it is supplyig home-use AC chargers for Malaysia-based Tan Chong Motor Holdings' subsidiary First Energy Networks (FEN), with the product becoming a...

Notebook PCB specialists HannStar Board, GCE eyeing return to profitability

Dec 27, 10:18

HannStar Board and Gold Circuit Electronics (GCE), which specialize in the manufacture of notebook-use PCBs, are both expected to return to profitability in the fourth quarter of...

KYEC to expand capacity in 2014

Dec 26, 21:37

King Yuan Electronics (KYEC) has completed construction of a new plant in Taiwan with volume production to kick off in the second quarter of 2014, according to the IC testing services...

Merry Electronics to expand capacity in China, set up new factory in Thailand

Dec 26, 15:10

Handset-use audio component maker Merry Electronics, in order to meet increasing orders, will expand production capacity at two factories in southern China and another in eastern...

Everlight may have larger revenue proportion for LED lighting than backlighting in 2014, says chairman

Dec 25, 11:25

LED packaging house Everlight Electronics is likely to see the revenue proportion for LED lighting exceed that for LED backlighting in 2014, according to company chairman Robert Ye...

Everlight chairman Robert Yeh

ALi partners with LG to launch ATSC STB solution for Mexican market

Dec 19, 15:45

ALi Corporation, a set-top box (STB) system-on-chip (SoC) solution provider, has announced that it has joined forces with LG Electronics and Shenzhen Jiuzhou to begin mass production...

Global LED lighting penetration estimated at 20% in 2013, 30% in 2014, says Everlight

Dec 17, 11:05

LED lighting as a percentage of all types of lighting in the global market is expected to reach 20% in 2013, and the penetration is likely to rise to 30% in 2014, according to Taiwan-based...

Delta Electronics sees flat growth in November revenues

Dec 10, 13:58

Delta Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$16.214 billion (US$548 million) for November, inching up 0.17% on month and 11.11% on year.

Sapphire ingot supplier Acme to return to profitability in 4Q13

Dec 3, 20:03

Buoyed by rising sales generated by its sapphire ingot-making subsidiary USI Optronics, ferrite core maker Acme Electronics is expected to return to profitability in the fourth quarter...

Everlight expects over 30% of 2014 revenues from LED lighting, says chairman

Dec 2, 12:00

Taiwan-based LED packaging company Everlight Electronics expects the proportion of consolidated revenues for LED lighting components and devices to increase from over 20% in 2013...

Everlight chairman Robert Yeh

Compal Electronics completes merger with subsidiary Compal Communications

Nov 28, 21:55

Notebook ODM Compal Electronics has announced its merger with Compal Communications after completing its tender offer to purchase a majority stake in the handset subsidiary.

Thinking Electronics cautious about 4Q13 prospects

Nov 27, 22:12

Protective component maker Thinking Electronics is cautious about its business prospects for the fourth quarter of 2013 due to lower-than-expected demand from the smartphone sector...

Nokia, LG Electronics, Sony Mobile Communications to stay in tablet market

Nov 21, 16:10

Smartphone vendors Nokia, LG Electronics and Sony Mobile Communications are likely to continue to stay in the tablet market, while rivals including HTC, Motorola Mobility and BlackBerry...

Everlight tops LED makers in EPS

Stockwatch - Nov 15, 16:40

Everlight Electronics has released its third-quarter 2013 financial report, with net EPS of NT$2.63 for January-September being the highest among Taiwan-based LED epitaxial wafer...

Delta Electronics October revenues up

Nov 8, 10:25

Delta Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$16.187 billion (US$549 million) for October 2013 increasing 1.36% on month and 13.38% on year and NT$144.601 billion for...

China court rules in favor of Nichia in patent lawsuit against Everlight

Nov 7, 11:38

The No.1 Intermediate People's Court in Beijing, China has upheld the validity of Japan-based Nichia's two YAG (yttrium aluminum garnet) patents in a lawsuit against the largest Taiwan-based...

Merry Electronics October revenues hit record

Nov 6, 15:30

Handset-use audio component maker Merry Electronics generated consolidated revenues of NT$1.13 billion (US$38.4 million) for October, hitting a record for the second consecutive month...

Everlight Electronics to expand EMC capacity

Nov 4, 10:25

LED packaging house Everlight Electronics will expand its monthly EMC (epoxy molding compound) packaging capacity from 60 million units currently to 100 million units in 2014, according...

Bluetooth smart chip growth to exceed 55% driven by adoption in consumer electronics, says IHS

Nov 1, 13:55

The global market for Bluetooth Smart ICs that enable low-power wireless pairing of devices is set for remarkable growth in the next five years, with shipments expected to rise nearly...

Delta Electronics expects improving 4Q13 gross margins

Oct 28, 21:34

Taiwan-based maker Delta Electronics expects gross margins for the fourth quarter of 2013 to increase from the 24.8% it posted in the third quarter due to an improvement in product...

Combined smartphone and tablet factory revenues to exceed entire consumer electronics market in 2013, says IHS

Oct 28, 14:37

In a dramatic sign of how consumer tastes have shifted to new, more exciting wireless products, global factory revenues for smartphones and tablets in 2013 will rise to become larger...

SunPartner and 3M collaborate to deliver wireless transparent solar charging system for consumer mobile electronics

Oct 22, 16:17

Sunpartner Technologies and 3M have announced an agreement to collaborate in product development and technical solutions. The two companies are developing a sustainable wireless transparent...

Thermal management for LEDs and power electronics grows to US$4.8 billion in 2020, says Lux Research

Oct 17, 16:07

Thermal management materials for LEDs and power electronics will be a US$4.8 billion market in 2020, more than doubling from US$1.8 billion in 2013. As manufacturers look for more...

OmniVision releases reference design for wearable consumer electronics

Oct 15, 12:11

OmniVision Technologies, a developer of advanced digital imaging solutions, has announced a new reference design that combines a wearable display and a camera module for the wearable...

AGAiT showcases smart robotic vacuum cleaner at Hong Kong Electronics Fair

Oct 14, 21:49

AGAiT Technology, a wholly own subsidiary of Taiwan-based IT vendor Asustek Computer, is exhibiting a smart robotic vacuum cleaner equipped with a camera module of which recorded...

Compal Electronics September revenues up on month

Oct 11, 10:41

Notebook ODM Compal Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$61.937 billion (US$2.07 billion) for September 2013, growing 18.88% sequentially but falling 4.94% on year.

Compal Electronics to absorb Compal Communications

Sep 30, 22:15

Taiwan-based notebook ODM Compal Electronics will acquire as much as 100% of the circulating shares of smartphone ODM Compal Communications at NT$50.80 (US$1.71) per share and then...

LG Electronics USA introduces new series of Ultra HD TVs

Sep 27, 15:03

LG Electronics has introduced its newest series of Ultra HD TVs, increasing its lineup to five models.

Everlight loses patent lawsuit against Nichia in Germany

Sep 12, 11:26

Dusseldorf District Court, Germany has ruled that Taiwan-based LED packaging company Everlight Electronics and its Germany-based subsidiary Everlight Electronics Europe GmbH have...

Everlight Electronics August revenues hit record

Sep 10, 18:20

LED packaging house Everlight Electronics had consolidated revenues of NT$2.410 billion (US$80.3 million) for August 2013 hitting a monthly record for the second consecutive time...

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    Samsung 1TB mSATA SSD

    Samsung Electronics has launched its 840 EVO mSATA SSD line-up, including a one terabyte (TB) version. The Samsung 840 EVO mSATA SSD is an extension of the 840 EVO line-up which...

    Photo: Company, Dec 18.

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    Samsung 3D V-NAND SSD

    Samsung Electronics has introduced a solid state drive (SSD) based on its 3D V-NAND technology. The new SSD, unveiled during a keynote at the Flash Memory Summit 2013 in California,...

    Photo: Company, Aug 19.

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    Samsung PCIe SSD for ultra-slim notebooks

    Samsung Electronics has started to mass produce PCI-Express (PCIe) solid state drives (SSD) for ultra-slim notebooks. The new Samsung SSDs are shipped to major notebook makers starting...

    Photo: Company, Jun 19.

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    Samsung Galaxy Mega

    Samsung Electronics has announced the Galaxy Mega - a 6.3-inch smartphone. The device is also light and thin, portable enough to put into a pocket or hold in one hand. The 6.3-inch...

    Photo: Company, Apr 16.

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    Samsung 840-series SSD

    Samsung Electronics has announced its new lineup of SSDs designed for use in personal computers. The new series supporting SATA 6.0 gigabit-per-second (Gb/s) interface comes in two...

    Photo: Company, Sep 28.

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