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Digitimes Research: AR players shift focus to platform products

Aug 23, 16:15

Major players in the augmented reality (AR) industry have slowed down the development of consumer-end products, and instead have shifted their strategies to focus on developing AR...

China market: Online advertising in 2Q17 reaches CNY74.10 billion, says Analysys

Aug 22, 14:48

Online advertising service providers in the China market generated revenues of CNY74.1 billion (US$10.8 billion) in second-quarter 2017, increasing 17.8% sequentially and 16.8% on...

Soft-World sees 94% of 2Q17 sales from MyCard

Aug 22, 14:28

Online game developer and operator Soft-World International has revealed 94% of its second-quarter 2017 revenues came from MyCard, its platform for purchasing credit points.

China AI service provider Unisound gains strategic funding of US$45 million

Aug 22, 14:25

China's AI service platform Unisound has gained CNY300 million (US$45 million) in strategic investment from an undisclosed group of investors to finance the firm's R&D on AI technologies...

Unisound

HTC announces US$200 cut for Vive

Aug 22, 14:05

In a move to make its VR devices more accessible to the mass market, HTC has announced a US$200 price reduction for its Vive virtual reality (VR) headsets.

price cut to help HTC ramp up revenues

Taiwan to build AI innovation ecosystem, says MOST

Aug 21, 11:31

Taiwan's Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) will undertake five strategic tasks to establish an AI (artificial intelligence) innovation ecosystem in a bid to boost development...

MOST minister Chen Liang-gee (right)

Alibaba nets CNY5.65 per share for 2Q17

Aug 18, 14:52

The largest China-based e-commerce service provider Alibaba Group has published its second-quarter 2017 financial report, posting consolidated revenues of CNY50.184 billion (US$7.403...

HTC to offer Vive VR training to UPS

Aug 16, 21:23

HTC has tied up with UPS and will launch logistics training courses utilizing its Vive VR technology and devices at the courier's nine training centers in the US starting September...

UPS to use HTC Vive for logistics training

Dell stresses importance of digital transformation at technology forum

Aug 16, 16:02

Dell on August 15 hosted Dell Technology Forum 2017 in Taipei, discussing the trend of digital transformation through explaining software-defined or cloud-like modern datacenters.

Taiwan science ministry to enforce 4-year AI chips research project

Aug 16, 13:57

Taiwan's Ministry of Science and Technology has decided to implement a four-year "Semiconductor Moonshot Project" to encourage university professors to lead students in researching...

Digitimes Research: Mobile application service, e-commerce growing rapidly in Indonesia

Aug 15, 13:53

While the mobile network infrastructure in most countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has reached above the global average, the 4G LTE mobile user market...

China lags behind US in AI investment, says research institute

Aug 15, 11:02

While China has attached much importance to AI (artificial intelligence) development, local companies have significantly lagged behind US counterparts in terms of investment in AI...

China market: Small bike-sharing firms struggling

Aug 14, 16:05

China is likely to witness a wave of closure among its smaller bike-sharing firms, given the fact that three of such service firms have terminated their operations in less than two...

Surveillance footage can be used for Big Data purposes, says Seagate executive

Aug 14, 15:07

Footage from enterprise-use surveillance systems could create business value via AI (artificial intelligence)-based or Big Data analysis, according to Rags Srinivasan, senior director...

STSP stepping up innovation efforts for annual revenue goal of over NT$1 trillion

Aug 14, 14:18

Following 20 years of operation, Southern Taiwan Science Park (STSP) is gearing up for innovation and transformation by enforcing a spate of measures and introducing crucial members...

StarFab Accelerator and Taiwan ITRI New Venture Association to station in STSP

Soft-World, Gamania report profits for 1H17

Aug 14, 11:29

Online game firms Soft-World International and Gamania Digital Entertainment have posted net EPS of NT$2.06 and NT$0.51 respectively for January-June 2017.

Taiwan government to foster 30,000 startups in 3 years via direct investment

Aug 11, 15:19

Taiwan's National Development Council (NDC) has decided to make direct investments in tech startups, instead of offering them subsidies as done in the past, aiming to build sound...

JD.com fully automates sorting at logistics center in eastern China

Aug 11, 10:04

JD.com, a leading China-based operator of B2C online shopping services, has completely automated the sorting process at its logistics center in Kunshan City, eastern China, according...

Automated sorting process at JD.com's logistics center in Kunshan City

Taiwan-developed self-driving technologies reach Levels 1 and 2, says ARTC

Aug 11, 09:23

Technologies so far developed by research and academic organizations in Taiwan for autonomous driving have reached only Level 1 and Level 2 as defined by the US National Highway Traffic...

Digitimes Research: Japan AI focuses on medical applications

Aug 10, 09:43

Though slightly lagging behind in R&D and application of AI (artificial intelligence) technology as compared with the US and some countries in Europe, Japan has a strong AI focus...

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Taiwan IT industry can directly jump onto AI development: Q&A with LotaData CEO Apu Kumar

Aug 9, 10:59

While high-tech gurus have yet to reach a consensus over whether Taiwan is suitable for developing artificial intelligence (AI) applications, a US-based AI company quietly came to...

LotaData co-founder and CEO Apu Kumar

Intel Labs China developing AI algorithms, smart robotics, communication/storage infrastructure

Aug 8, 10:55

Intel Labs China has focused on AI algorithms, smart robotics and communication and smart storage infrastructure, according to managing director Song Jiqiang for the research insti...

Intel Labs China managing director Song Jiqiang

EOSRL and Avertronics develop smart lighting system

Aug 4, 15:55

Electronics and Optoelectronic System Research Laboratories (EOSRL) under the Taiwan government-sponsored Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) has cooperated with Avertronics...

EOSRL's smart lighting system can be controlled via a mobile device

AR, VR, IoT applications highlighted at 2017 Cross-Strait Startup Contest

Aug 4, 15:48

Young startup talent across the Taiwan Strait have amassed strong innovation momentums in IoT, AR, and VR applications as well as 3D printing, smart retail, smart living, and Internet+...

Some representatives of the 20 finalist projects

China-based Momenta attracts investment of US$46 million

Aug 4, 14:02

Momenta, a China-based start-up specializing in development of autonomous driving solutions, has attracted venture capital investment of US$46 million led by China-based NIO Capital...

Momenta founder and CEO Tsao Xu-dong (translated from Chinese)

France, Canada, UK, Singapore governments pushing forward in AI R&D, says MOEA

Aug 4, 11:05

The governments of France, Canada, the UK and Singapore have been making efforts to boost the R&D of AI technology and applications, according to overseas offices of the Ministry...

China market: 2Q17 online search services valued at CNY23.57 billion, says Analysys

Aug 3, 10:28

In the China market, online search engines generated total revenues of CNY23.57 billion (US$3.44 billion) during the second quarter of 2017, increasing 25.6% on quarter and 12.2%...

Soft-World to compete for outsourced production from China game developers

Jul 31, 22:15

Soft-World International, the largest Taiwan-based online game developer and operator, is poised to compete for art and music outsourced production from China-based mobile game R&D...

Soft-World International chairman Wang Chin-pou

China market: Gaming services in 1H17 valued at nearly CNY100 billion, says CADPA

Jul 31, 13:13

Gaming service providers in the China market generated total revenues of CNY99.78 billion (US$14.51 billion) in the first half of 2017, growing 26.7% on year, and the corresponding...

Baidu 2Q17 net profit hikes 82.9% on year

Jul 31, 09:11

Baidu, the largest China-based search engine, has reported second-quarter 2017 consolidated revenues of CNY20.874 billion (US$3.079 billion), increasing 14.3% on year, adjusted EBITDA...

Taiwan market: 83% of small- to medium-size businesses in Taiwan use online marketing, says Google

Jul 28, 15:26

Google Taiwan on July 27 released results of a survey of small- to medium-size enterprises' online marketing behavior in Taiwan jointly undertaken by Google and Ipsos ASI under France-based...

Google greater China marketing and sales director Jane Li

CyberLink to launch new product line

Jul 28, 15:05

Digital multimedia software solution developer CyberLink will launch its third product line: Work and suite of business-use communication tools for online presentations, meetings,...

ITRI holds tech forum

Jul 27, 10:51

Taiwan government-sponsored Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) on July 26 held a technology forum focusing on AI (artificial intelligence), IoT (Internet of Things),...

ITRI ICT TechDay keynote speakers

Taiwan first IoT venture capital of NT$4 billion to be available by end of September

Jul 26, 15:41

Taiwan's government is very likely to complete raising NT$4 billion (US$130 million) in venture capital fund dedicated to investment in IoT (Internet of Things) startups by the end...

David Weng, chief investment officer of Taiwan government-backed Asia Silicon Valley Development Age

Taiwan to host WCIT 2017

Jul 26, 15:27

World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT) 2017 will take place in Taipei during September 10-13, organized jointly by Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs and World Information...

WCIT 2017 will take place in Taipei in September
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