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Most Taiwan makers unlikely to enter Android One supply chain

Jul 1, 15:41

While Google is ambitious to boost sales of its planned Android One-based smartphones to emerging markets, most Taiwan-based handset component makers are unlikely to obtain orders...

Digitimes Research: Japan seeing increased exports to ASEAN

Jul 1, 11:58

Trading activities between Japan and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are growing rapidly with the two sides' import and export values both exceeding US$100 billion...

Foxconn to invest in Korea-based SK Group

Jun 30, 22:03

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has announced it will invest KRW380.98 billion (US$376.49 million) in SK C&C, an affiliate of Korea-based SK Group, to acquire...

Battery cell prices stabilize in 2Q14, price uptick expected in 3Q14, says EnergyTrend

Jun 30, 15:49

Following cylindrical cell price and volume usage declines, supply and demand is expected to remain flat in the second quarter of 2014 due to lowered supply coupled with slight demand...

Transcend unveils 1TB portable SSD

Newswatch - Jun 27, 15:56

Transcend Information has introduced its latest USB 3.0 portable solid state drive, the ESD400, which features storage capacities up to 1TB, transfer speeds up to 410MB/s read and...

Asustek, Gigabyte may each ship over 6 million motherboards in 3Q14

Jun 27, 12:13

Asustek Computer and Gigabyte Technology are expected to each ship 5.1-5.2 million own-brand motherboards in the second quarter of 2014 and likely to ship more than six million units...

Motherboard shipments to enjoy growth in 3Q14

Digitimes Research: Fierce price competition revives GG touch panel demand

Jun 26, 16:17

Generally, the touchscreen technology used in a tablet is related to the device's specifications: high-end models usually adopt cutting-edge technologies, first-tier brand vendors'...

Foxconn files lawsuit in US against Japan IT vendors for LCD patent violations

Jun 26, 15:57

MiiCs & Partner, an affiliate of the Foxconn Group has filed a lawsuit in the US against Toshiba, Funai and Mitsubishi for violating its patents over TFT LCD products.

Foxconn sees profit growth in 2013; expects better performance in 2014

Jun 26, 14:16

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has announced consolidated revenues of NT$3.95 trillion (US$131.82 billion) for 2013, a new historic high, with EPS growing to NT$8.16,...

Glory Science to set up lens module factory in central Taiwan

Stockwatch - Jun 26, 11:40

Taiwan-based lens module maker Glory Science on June 25 announced the acquisition of an existing factory in the Central Taiwan Science Park (CTSP) for establishing production lines...

Seiko Epson looking to expand in enterprise inkjet printer market, says company executive

Jun 26, 10:39

While Seiko Epson has attained the largest global market share for home-use inkjet printers and MFPs (multi-function peripherals), it has stepped up efforts marketing inkjet models...

Seiko Epson COO for Printer Operations Division Koichi Kubota

Casetek expects surging performance in 2H14

Jun 25, 14:53

Chassis maker Casetek Holdings expects its revenue performance in the second half of 2014 to be far better than in the first as clients will start releasing new products, according...

ECS sees dramatic profit growth in 2013

Jun 24, 11:38

Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) has announced consolidated revenues of NT$63.44 billion (US$2.12 billion) for 2013, down 5% on year, but its net profits grew 910% on year to reach...

Lin Kuo Wen-yen, ECS chairman

Acbel expects revenue growths in 2Q14 and 3Q14

Jun 23, 15:11

Taiwan-based power supply maker Acbel Polytech expects its revenues to see sequential growths in both the second and third quarters thanks to orders for large routers from clients...

Worldwide large format printer market posts growth in unit shipments and shipment value during 1Q14, says IDC

Jun 23, 13:56

The worldwide large format printer (LFP) market recorded positive on-year results in both units (7.4%) and shipment value (3.7%) in the first quarter of 2014. This marks the third...

Lite-On Technology expects 2H14 revenue growth to come from CCMs, LED, SSDs

Jun 20, 11:42

Lite-On Technology expects CCMs (compact camera modules) mainly used in smartphones, LED devices and LED lighting products as well as SSDs to be the main sources of revenues growth...

Digitimes Research: Spreadtrum finding smartphone AP business difficult

Jun 19, 16:44

China-based Spreadtrum's application processor (AP) shipments have been dropping since China Mobile began subsidizing dual-core smartphones, as opposed to single-core models, in June...

SSD suppliers set to engage in fierce price competition, say sources

Jun 19, 14:48

The SSD industry is heading for fierce price competition as major suppliers, including Micron Technology, Intel, Kingston Technology, SanDisk and Samsung Electronics, are gearing...

Largan Precision to start production of contact lenses in 4Q14, says CEO

Jun 18, 14:55

Handset-use lens module maker Largan Precision has been developing contact lenses for a while and plans to begin trial production as soon as third-quarter 2014 and volume production...

Simplo sets up automation solution business unit

Jun 17, 14:29

Notebook battery pack maker Simplo Technology has established a business unit specifically for marketing in-house developed and produced automation solutions.

Notebook cooling fan makers enter module assembly industry

Jun 16, 21:38

Taiwan-based notebook cooling fan makers such as Delta Electronics and Sunonwealth Electric Machine have recently expanded into the cooling module assembly business with some even...

Asustek, Gigabyte motherboard shipments differ by only 100,000 units in 1H14

Jun 16, 21:35

Asustek Computer's competition with Gigabyte Technology over the motherboard business is growing fiercer as the two firms' shipment gap will only be 100,000 units, according to sources...

Graphics card shipments to drop 30-40% in 2Q14

Jun 16, 15:17

Worldwide graphics card shipments are expected to decline 30-40% sequentially in the second quarter as vendors are suffering from excessive inventories, according to sources from...

Aurora offers 3D printers, office cloud computing services

Jun 16, 11:55

Aurora, a Taiwan-based distributor of office automation equipment, has established a business group specifically for marketing US-based Stratasys' 3D printers in the China market...

Motherboard shipments of Taiwan players from 2006-2014

Jun 15, 17:02

Taiwan's motherboard industry remains dominated by four main players – Asustek Computer, Micro-Star International (MSI), Gigabyte Technology and Elitegroup Computer Systems...

AMD pushing ARM/x86-compatibility for server business, says senior VP Lisa Su

Jun 13, 15:53

AMD has been reorganizing its businesss, such as moving its desktop business headquarters to Beijing, China, pushing the semi-customized SoC and GPU services, and investing in ARM-based...

Lisa Su, AMD senior VP and general manager

AMD announces new business and personnel alignments

Jun 13, 15:52

AMD has announced the latest step in the company's multi-year strategic transformation to deliver consistent growth and profitability by combining the company's previously separate...

Intel prepared for emerging industries, says company president Renee James

Jun 13, 12:03

Intel president Renee James, during a recent interview, told Digitimes that the company and its partners in Taiwan are committed to developing smart devices with integrated designs...

Renee James, Intel president

Gigabyte sees over 50% growth in 2013 profits

Jun 12, 13:55

Gigabyte Technology has announced consolidated revenues of NT$51.12 billion (US$1.7 billion) for 2013 with net profits reaching NT$2.36 billion, up 52.1% on year and EPS at NT$3.76...

Gigabyte sees improving sales performance

Foxconn May revenues decrease

Jun 11, 15:49

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) on June 10 reported consolidated revenues of NT$267.97 billion (US$8.89 billion) for May, slipping 8.99% on month and 10.82% on year,...

ProLogium Technology lands orders for high-energy density batteries

Jun 11, 15:27

Flexible printed circuit lithium-ceramic battery (FLCB) maker ProLogium Technology has obtained orders from a US-based smartphone vendor for FLCBs with high-energy density of 750-800W-hours/liter,...

ProLogium to release new FLCB in 2015

Delta Electronics to construct, operate PV power-generating station in Japan

Jun 11, 11:44

Delta Electronics is expanding its PV business by acquiring a plot of land in Japan to build a solar power-generation station, company chairman Yancey Hai has revealed.

Delta chairman Yancey Hai

Foxconn said to be parting ways with Cybermart

Jun 10, 15:09

Foxconn Electronics' (Hon Hai Precision Industry) subsidiary Pan International recently announced it will sell its 48.01% shareholdings in SMS Marketing Service, and market watchers...

Turning a smartphone into a PC in a pocket: Q&A with Analogix

Jun 10, 14:08

According to a recent IDC research note, the transition toward mobile and cloud-based computing is unstoppable, with tablet volumes expected to pass total PC volume in the fourth...

Matt Ready, sales VP at Analogix

Lite-On Technology sees increased May revenues

Jun 10, 11:49

EMS provider Lite-On Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$19.693 billion (US$653 million) for May, growing 4.12% sequentially and 19.44% on year, and January-May consolidated...

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    Asustek GTX Titan Z graphics card with dual GPUs

    Asustek has announced the GTX Titan Z, a new high performance graphics card with dual Nvidia GeForce graphics processing units (GPUs) and GPU Tweak for graphics tuning. It alaso features...

    Photo: Company, Jul 10.

  • Qualcomm+Snapdragon+810+and+808+processors

    Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 and 808 processors

    Qualcomm Technologies has introduced its next-generation mobile processors for the Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 tier: the Snapdragon 810 and 808 processors. The Snapdragon 810 and 808...

    Photo: Company, Apr 9.

  • Nvidia+Jetson+TK1+Developer+Kit

    Nvidia Jetson TK1 Developer Kit

    The Nvidia Jetson TK1 Developer Kit provides developers with the tools to create systems and applications that can enable robots to navigate, physicians to perform mobile ultrasound...

    Photo: Company, Mar 27.

  • Nvidia+NVLink+technology

    Nvidia NVLink technology

    Nvidia has announced that it plans to integrate a high-speed interconnect, called NVLink into its future GPUs, enabling GPUs and CPUs to share data five to 12 times faster than they...

    Photo: Company, Mar 27.

  • AMD+Opteron+6300+series+processor

    AMD Opteron 6300 series processor

    AMD has announced its new 12- and 16-core AMD Opteron 6300 series server processors, codenamed Warsaw. Designed for enterprise workloads, the new AMD Opteron 6300 series processors...

    Photo: Company, Jan 24.

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