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Revenues from vehicle-to-external communications systems expected to total nearly US$180 billion from 2015-2025, says report

Aug 28, 13:47

The increasing drive to reduce vehicle emissions and increase safety for drivers is spurring several technological developments in the transportation segment. One area benefiting...

Market for lithium ion batteries for vehicles expected to reach US$30.6 billion in 2024, says report

Aug 26, 15:10

As automotive manufacturers continue efforts to produce more vehicles with electric drivetrains, the amount of vehicles using lithium ion (Li-ion) batteries for onboard energy storage...

Touch panel market estimated at US$31.9 billion in 2018, says IDTI

Aug 25, 21:27

Following developments in touch panels used in all-in-one (AIO) PCs and smartphones in addition to newer applications such as vehicles and industrial applications, touch panel developer...

Global revenues from electric submeters expected to reach US$2.5 billion by 2024, says firm

Aug 21, 12:25

Demand is increasing for holistic energy management solutions, and electric submeters are critical data acquisition devices expected to continue to gain market share. This commoditized...

India mobile services market to reach US$21.4 billion in 2015, says Gartner

Aug 20, 21:40

Mobile connections in India will grow to 880 million in 2015, an increase of 5% from 837 million connections in 2014, according to Gartner. Spending on mobile services will grow 4%...

Taiwan attracts foreign direct investment of over US$2.3 billion in January-July, says MOEA

Aug 20, 21:38

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) approved 2,068 foreign direct investment projects (except from China) with a total value of US$2.310 billion in January-July 2015, increasing...

Shore power electricity revenues in port operations expected to exceed US$334 million in 2024, says firm

Aug 19, 15:50

Within port operations, ocean-going ships, yard trucks, forklifts, cranes, drayage trucks, and railcars all have significant impacts on the surrounding environment, mainly through...

FIH Mobile to invest US$200 million in India e-commerce platform

Aug 19, 15:45

FIH Mobile, a smartphone manufacturing subsidiary of Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry), has recently announced it will invest US$200 million via its Singapore-based...

Taiwan solar cell makers striving to have US lower anti-dumping tariffs

Aug 19, 11:56

Taiwan-based crystalline silicon solar cell makers plan to apply to the US Department of Commerce (DOC) in 2016 to review anti-dumping tariffs it imposed in December 2014 in an attempt...

Global demand response spending expected to total US$6.2 billion from 2015-2024, says report

Aug 18, 15:43

As regulatory trends and economic factors continue to change the energy landscape, system operators are increasingly relying on demand response (DR) to provide reliability to the...

Natural gas generator set installation revenues expected to total nearly US$147 billion from 2015-2024, says firm

Aug 17, 14:38

A source of emergency standby, prime, peaking, or continuous power generation, natural gas (NG) generator sets (gensets) are used worldwide for distributed power production. The market...

Worldwide EMV payment card shipments top 2.1 billion in 2014 with 43% issued into the US and China, says firm

Aug 17, 14:37

Just over 2.1 billion EMV cards were issued worldwide in 2014, up 27.5% from 2014. The exponential on-year growth rate was driven by significant EMV issuance into the US and China...

TSMC board approves US$1.2 billion for advanced technology capacity expansion

Aug 11, 21:45

The board of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has approved capital appropriations of approximately US$1.237 billion for expanding capacity for advanced-node manufacturing,...

Samsung invests US$3 billion in Vietnam OLED facilities, says report

Aug 7, 14:24

Samsung Display will invest US$3 billion to expand OLED display module facilities in Vietnam, according to a report from Korea-based Money Today.

4GB DDR3 contract prices to fall below US$20 in 3Q15, says DRAMeXchange

Aug 7, 10:07

Contract prices for 4GB DDR3 modules averaged US$20.5 in July compared with US$24 in June, representing a 15% fall, according to DRAMeXchange. Prices are set to drop below US$20 in...

JOLED to invest US$161 million in OLED research facilities, says report

Aug 5, 15:56

JOLED intends to invest US$161 million in new OLED research facilities in Ishikawa Prefecture, according to Japan-based media report from SankeBiz.

Global revenues for commercial energy-efficient HVAC systems expected to reach US$47.5 billion in 2024, says firm

Aug 5, 15:29

Commercial heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment accounts for nearly 40% of total global building energy consumption, while commercial buildings consume about...

Demand for low-efficiency PV modules comes out in US market

Aug 4, 10:55

While PV modules made of 60 polycrystalline silicon solar cells with power output of 260W have become mainstream models, demand for modules with lower power output of 245W or 250W...

Risks to drive US$10 billion cyber insurance market by 2020, says firm

Aug 3, 14:38

Continued and sustained cyberattacks are having a ruinous effect on enterprises and driving up the cost of incident response. With over 900 million reported records exposed in 2014,...

Energy management revenues for healthcare markets expected to reach US$2.2 billion by 2024, says report

Jul 30, 21:53

Due to an increase in global policies promoting energy efficiency and skyrocketing healthcare costs, governments and organizations are examining the adoption of new technologies to...

Getac launches new ruggedized tablet with improved gear

Jul 30, 11:57

Getac has announced upgrades to its existing T800 ruggedized tablet with new hardware that is certified by ATEX Zone 2, 22 and will rename the device to T800-Ex. The new tablet has...

Corning announces 2Q15 core sales of US$2.5 billion

Jul 30, 11:36

Corning has announced its second-quarter 2015 core sales reached US$2.5 billion, flat on year. Core earnings increased 7% on year to US$522 million and core EPS increased 12% to US...

Chinese automotive semiconductor revenues to hit US$6.2 billion in 2015, IHS says

Jul 29, 11:15

Total automotive semiconductor revenues in China reached US$5.6 billion in 2014, and revenues are expected to grow nearly 11% year over year in 2015 to reach US$6.2 billion, according...

Brain-to-machine interface market to top US$200 million by 2020, says report

Jul 28, 14:48

With the early success of consumer wearables targeting health and fitness and recent advancements in neuroscience research technology, several manufacturers are preparing to launch...

Taiwan solar cell makers hike August quotes to US$0.31/W

Jul 28, 11:42

Taiwan-based crystalline silicon solar cell makers, in view of strong demand mainly from China-based PV module makers, have raised quotes from US$0.30-31/W for July to an average...

LED grow light module markets to reach US$1.8 billion by 2021, says research firm

Jul 27, 15:02

LED grow light module markets, which totaled US$395 million in 2014, are forecast to reach US$1.8 billion by 2021. Rapid growth is anticipated as green house and plant factory growers...

Biometrics industry to generate US$13 billion in revenues during 2015, says firm

Jul 27, 14:49

Biometric technologies are developed constantly, strengthening their position in both existing markets like law enforcement and government applications, but also in emerging high-value...

5.5-inch Full HD panel modules drop to US$17 for July, down from US$24 in 1Q15, says firm

Jul 24, 15:30

5.5-inch Full HD panel modules have dropped to US$17 in July, down from US$24 at the beginning of 2015, according to research firm Sigmaintell Consulting.

LG to invest US$900 million to construct new OLED facilities

Jul 23, 21:21

LG Display will invest KRW1.05 trillion (US$908.11 million) to construct new OLED facilities set to be finished in the second quarter of 2017, according to the company.

Global market for building commissioning services is expected to total nearly US$50 billion from 2014-2024, says firm

Jul 23, 14:19

As energy efficiency becomes the highest priority in construction and building operations, more complex equipment and solutions are emerging that promise reduced energy consumption,...

Global direct investment in China increases 8.3% in 1H15 despite decreases from US and Japan, says ministry

Jul 22, 14:36

Direct investment from Japan in China declined 16.3% on year in the first half of 2015 to $2 billion, according to new statistics from the China Ministry of Commerce.

Annual revenues from global solar PV installations expected to surpass US$151 billion in 2024, says Navigant

Jul 22, 14:24

Following years of module oversupply and artificially low pricing, solar photovoltaic (PV) is expected to soon shift from a high-cost, subsidized source of energy to a growing market...

Pricing for touch panel modules drops below US$1 per inch

Newswatch - Jul 21, 15:21

Pricing for 5-inch touch panel modules has dropped to US$4 while that for 7-inch units has dropped to below US$5, a trend that is expected to affect the performances of Taiwan makers...

Taiwan attracts foreign direct investment of nearly US$2 billion in January-June, says MOEA

Jul 20, 21:02

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) approved 1,741 foreign direct investment projects (except from China) with a total value of US$1.988 billion from January-June 2015, respectively...

Global LED lighting production value in 2014 estimated at US$28.8 billion, says PIDA

Jul 20, 10:11

Global LED lighting production value in 2014 is estimated at US$28.8 billion, accounting for 26.3% of total production value for all types of lighting products, according to Taiwan-based...

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  • Taiwan IC design houses see order visibility continue improving

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  • Digitimes Research: Osram expected to keep leading status in automotive lighting

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  • 2014 Nobel physics laureate Shuji Nakamura to make speech in Taiwan

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  • LG looking into 9.7G facilities, say reports

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  • Taiwan PCB makers seeing growing threat from China competitors

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  • HTC to lay off 600 employees working in northern Taiwan

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  • TSMC plan to set up own-use power plant may not be feasible, says Taipower chairman

    Before Going to Press | 4h 19min ago

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  • Xiaomi said to release notebook in 2016 with help from Inventec and Foxconn

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  • South Korea market: SK Telecom to launch smartphone produced by FIH Mobile

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  • Taiwan being used to circumvent China anti-dumping, anti-subsidization tariffs

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  • Sony Mobile Taiwan looking to acquire a 20% market share with new wearables

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2015 global notebook demand forecast
  • Wireless broadband developments in Southeast Asia markets

    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.