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Taiwan market: Gamania becomes 1st O2O mobile e-payment operator

Dec 1, 11:10

GASH Pay has become the first O2O (online to offline) mobile e-payment service operator in Taiwan after obtaining a license from the Financial Supervisory Commission, according to...

AOpen competes for digital signage orders, says chairman

Nov 27, 14:44

While many digital signage providers focus on hardware, AOpen has been competitive through developing optimal solutions consisting of hardware, software, content, and maintenance...

Migration to Windows 10 to be fastest yet, says Gartner

Nov 24, 16:01

Windows 10 is poised to become the most widely installed version of Windows ever, following on the path of Windows XP and Windows 7 before it, according to Gartner. Gartner predicts...

Alibaba offers Taiwan Entrepreneurs Fund

Nov 20, 12:11

China-based e-commerce operator Alibaba Group has started operating the Taiwan Entrepreneurs Fund, a venture capital fund of NT$10 billion (US$308 million) specifically for Taiwan-based...

Alibaba executive vice chairman Joseph Tsai

Chunghwa Telecom, Advantech, HwaCom Systems cooperate to offer 4G-based ITS solution

Nov 20, 10:49

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT), industrial computing solution provider Advantech and information, network, telecom integration service provider HwaCom Systems on November 19 signed an MoU...

Taiwan-based Google Play app developers double in 2 years

Nov 19, 12:45

The number of Taiwan-based app developers registered on Google Play increased by 200% in the past two years, while the money spent by users outside Taiwan for applications developed...

Karim Temsamani, head of Google Asia Pacific

Taiwan Optical Platform to be listed in mid-December

Nov 18, 11:54

Taiwan Optical Platform (TOP), the fourth largest MSO (multi-system operator of cable TV) in Taiwan, will be listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE) on December 16 at a tentative...

China market: Foxconn ties up with CCTV to launch IoT-based video services

Nov 18, 11:42

Shenzhen-based NxEra, a subsidiary of Foxconn Electronics, has set up a joint venture with a subsidiary of China Central Television (CCTV) for providing IoT-based video services,...

The InFocus M550 smartphone

AMD launches Boltzmann Initiative to reduce barriers to GPU computing on AMD FirePro graphics

Nov 17, 16:03

Building on its strategic investments in heterogeneous system architecture (HSA), AMD announced a suite of tools designed to ease development of high-performance, energy efficient...

Google leads technology, testing, software development for autonomous driving, says IHS

Nov 16, 14:55

Autonomous driving continues to be one of the most widespread research and development activities within the global automotive industry, as automakers and technology companies alike...

China software industry posts January-September revenues of over CNY3 trillion, says MIIT

Nov 9, 11:03

China's software industry generated total revenues of CNY3.113 trillion (US$498 billion) in January-September 2015, growing 16.5% on year, according to statistics by the Ministry...

Acer sets up joint-venture venture capital in China

Nov 5, 15:22

Acer, in line with promoting its Build Your Own Cloud (BYOC) business, has established joint-venture venture capital of CNY100 million (US$15.75 million) in Chongqing City, western...

Taiwan startup Appier lands funding from global investors

Newswatch - Nov 4, 11:00

Taiwan-based startup Appier has successfully closed US$23 million in Series B funding from Sequoia Capital, UOB Venture Management, TransLink Capital, JAFCO Asia and MediaTek Ventures,...

Appier management team

Professional services driving IoT revenues but will be displaced by IoT software platforms and analytics revenues starting 2019, says firm

Nov 3, 15:31

Professional services are driving over 40% of global IoT revenues today. Professional services consist of a myriad of service activities including mobile, web and server-side application...

Samsung looking to merge Tizen with IoTivity platform, says report

Oct 29, 14:46

Samsung Electronics is planning to merge its in-house developed operating system Tizen with its Internet of Things (IoT) platform IoTivity, looking to enhance the platform's competitiveness,...

Insyde reports profits for 3Q15

Stockwatch - Oct 29, 14:16

Taiwan-based BIOS designer Insyde Software has announced consolidated revenues of NT$197.17 million (US$6.07 million) for third-quarter 2015. The company also reported consolidated...

Alibaba nets over CNY22 billion for 3Q15

Oct 28, 12:07

The largest China-based e-commerce service provider Alibaba Group Holding has released its financial report for third-quarter 2015, recording net profit of CNY22.703 billion (US$3.572...

TV channels go direct to consumers to tap into surging subscription online video revenues, says IHS

Oct 27, 15:56

The traditional TV channels business is entering a period of flux. According to Ted Hall, research director at IHS, the core concept of the channel is fragmenting, as audience behavior...

Acer sets up 3rd global BYOC operation center in China

Oct 26, 12:17

Acer has announced the establishment of a subsidiary, Acer Cloud Technology (Chongqing), in Xiantao Big Data Valley in Chongqing City, western China, becoming its third global BYOC...

IBM pushing competitiveness in server CPU market

Oct 22, 15:13

IBM has recently decided to open part of its software source code for the China government to examine, and with IBM's action to license its Power chip architecture to China's chip...

Digitimes Research: Android Pay to become a prevailing mobile payment tool

Oct 22, 14:47

Android Pay, announced at Google I/O 2015, will eventually beat Apple Pay to capture a majority share of the global mobile payment market, making "payment apps as a service"...

Digitimes Research: Netflix to make strong presence in Japan market

Oct 21, 11:03

Netflix has officially made inroads into the Japan market in cooperation with Softbank, a move which will add pressure on local service providers, according to Digitimes Research.

China software industry posts January-August revenues of over CNY2.7 trillion, says MIIT

Sep 30, 11:45

China's software industry generated total revenues of CNY2.708 trillion (US$434.5 billion) in January-August 2015, growing by 16.7% on year, according to the Ministry of Industry...

Healthcare providers in India to spend US$1.2 billion on IT in 2015

Sep 29, 13:48

Health care providers in India are expected to spend US$1.2 billion on IT products and services in 2015, an increase of 7% over 2014, according to Gartner. This forecast includes...

Integrated infrastructure and platform market sees 1.7% on-year growth in 2Q15, says IDC

Sep 25, 15:37

According to the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Integrated Infrastructure and Platforms Tracker, the worldwide integrated infrastructure and platforms market saw revenues increased by 1.7%...

Foxconn invests in China-based LifeSmart

Sep 25, 11:28

Foxconn Electronics has committed equity investment in China-based LifeSmart, an Internet-based smart home device vendor, by participating in a capital increase project initiated...

Tmall Global sets up Taiwan pavilion

Sep 25, 11:19

Tmall Global, a cross-country B2C online shopping platform belonging to the China-based Alibaba Group, has announced the establishment of a Taiwan pavilion on its shopping platform...

Microsoft to unveil Windows 10 Mobile-based devices in October

Sep 17, 11:11

Microsoft is expected to unveil Windows 10 Mobile-based mobile devices, including Lumia smartphones and Surface tablets, at a product event to be held in New York on October 6, according...

Sony promoting own crowd funding platform

Sep 16, 11:08

Sony has launched its own crowd funding platform, First Flight, to encourage employees to engage in innovative activities internally, while promoting its brand image, according to...

China market: Aliyun starts using datacenter in eastern China

Sep 10, 10:48

Alibaba Cloud Computing (Aliyun), a member of the Alibaba Group, has inaugurated a cloud computing datacenter in Zhejiang, eastern China.

Digital Taipei 2015 opens

Sep 9, 16:01

Digital Taipei 2015, an annual digital content exhibition and conference organized by the government-sponsored Information Industry Institute, is taking place during September 8-9,...

Virtual reality growing at rapid pace, opening up new markets for various industries, says firm

Sep 8, 16:06

The gaming industry always a pioneer with new technology is leading the way with virtual reality (VR), utilizing the fast growing binocular head-mounted displays market which is set...

Over-the-air software updates to create boon for automotive market, says IHS

Sep 7, 15:49

While quite common in smartphones and personal computers, remote over-the-air (OTA) software updates are still only in their infancy in the automotive space, according to a new report...

Taiwan market: Microsoft offers business-use mobile information security solution

Sep 4, 16:10

Microsoft on September 3 unveiled Enterprise Mobility Suite (EMS), a software solution to help enterprises protect information when operations involve employees' using mobile terminal...

General Integration expects to achieve revenues of NT$300 million from 3D business in 2015

Sep 4, 12:25

General Integration Technology, a 3D printing solution provider subsidiary of Taiwan-based Aurora, expects to achieve revenues of NT$300 million (US$9.2 million) from the 3D printing...

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    Microsoft Surface tablet PC

    Microsoft has unveiled the Surface table PC for Windows. Conceived, designed and engineered entirely by Microsoft employees, Surface sports a full-sized USB port and a 16:9 aspect...

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Taiwan server shipment forecast and industry analysis, 2015

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2015 global notebook demand forecast
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    As of 2013, the 10 ASEAN nations had a total of over 700 million mobile subscriptions, with the CAGR from 2003-2013 reaching 24%. This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the various mobile broadband markets in ASEAN and looks at the respective trends in 4G LTE development for those markets.

  • 2015 global tablet demand forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report provides a 2015 forecast for the global tablet market and analyzes the strategies of key market players such as Google, Apple, Intel, and Microsoft.

  • 2015 China smartphone panel trend forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the strategies of key China-based major panel makers BOE, Tianma and IVO for attacking the different market segments through technology and pricing, and their relationship to local vendors Huawei, Lenovo, ZTE, Xiaomi and Coolpad.