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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...

HTC launches 4 HTC Desire smartphones in the US

Newswatch - Jul 17, 15:49

HTC has launched four new models of its HTC Desire family, the HTC Desire 626, 626s, 526 and 520, in the US targeting the mid-range segment.

Sharp expected to incur US$282 in operating loss during 2Q15

Jul 17, 15:29

Sharp is expected to report an operating loss of about JPY35 billion (US$282 million) for the quarter April-June 2015, down from a profit of JPY4.6 billion a year earlier, according...

Open cell TV panel pricing drops to US$84 in June, says DisplaySearch

Jul 17, 14:24

Open cell TV panels sized 32-inch dropped to US$84 a unit in June 2015 while that for 50-inch Ultra HD (4K) TV panels also showed declines, with 55-inch units dropping 8% on month,...

Energy storage enabling technologies revenues expected to total nearly US$75 billion from 2015-2024, says firm

Jul 16, 14:23

The three main components of the energy storage enabling technologies (ESET) value chain are, Broadly speaking, hardware, software, and services, which together ensure the intelligence,...

Global market value from external sales of LED chips reach US$4.35 billion in 2014, says LEDinside

Jul 15, 16:04

The global market value from the external sales of LED chips grew 18% from US$3.677 billion in 2013 to US$4.35 billion in 2014, according to LEDinside. The share of Chinese companies...

Revenues from community resilience microgrid implementations expected to total nearly US$7 billion from 2015-2024, says firm

Jul 14, 22:51

During the last 15 years, electricity outages have cost the global economy billions of dollars, triggering efforts to make the energy grid more resilient and to incorporate community-critical...

ASMedia cuts USB 3.1 solution pricing to below US$3

Jul 14, 15:53

Seeing that Intel has reduced its USB 3.1 chip solution price from US$10 to less than US$6, ASMedia has also recently cut its USB 3.1 product pricing to below US$3, hoping to gain...

ASMedia cuts USB 3.1 solution prices to attract orders from motherboard players

Networked lighting control revenues expected to reach US$4.8 billion in 2024, says firm

Jul 13, 21:16

Increasingly, regulations around the world are calling for the adoption of lighting controls and are encouraging more advanced control systems to minimize energy consumption. While...

US revised tariffs weaken competitiveness of China PV modules

Jul 10, 15:50

The US Department of Commerce has finalized the revisions to anti-dumping and anti-subsidization tariff rates originally imposed on China-based PV module makers in October 2012, hiking...

Revenues from installation of diesel generator sets to reach US$68 billion in 2024, says Navigant

Jul 8, 14:58

Used as a source of emergency standby, prime, or continuous power, diesel gensets are poised for continued growth in most regions and power classes, yet the technology is expected...

LG expected to invest over US$800 million in new OLED facilities

Jul 6, 22:07

Korea media reports are stating LG Display will invest over US$800 million to construct new small- to medium-size OLED display production facilities.

India to be second-largest smartphone market by 2017, says Strategy Analytics

Jul 2, 22:13

Worldwide smartphone sales are forecast to grow from 1.5 billion units in 2015 to a record 1.7 billion by 2017, according to Strategy Analytics. China, India and the US are the big...

Annual direct current distribution network implementation revenues expected to reach US$5.1 billion in 2024, says firm

Jul 2, 15:07

While large, centralized power plants are expected to continue to play a role in providing alternating current (AC) power to the wholesale macrogrid, there is growing momentum at...

ASE to raise US$200 million through ECB

Jun 29, 21:23

Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) has unveiled plans to raise US$200 million via an euro-convertible bond (ECB) issue, and set the conversion price of the ECBs at NT$54.55...

The market for smart urban mobility infrastructure and services expected to exceed US$25 billion in 2024, says firm

Jun 25, 14:54

In cities around the world, thoughts on mobility in urban areas are beginning to shift in light of increasing traffic congestion and its impact on the local economy, the environment,...

Revenue from annual microturbine installations expected to surpass US$1 billion by 2020

Jun 24, 14:36

Used primarily for remote power applications in the oil & gas (O&G) industry and for combined heat and power (CHP) applications in the commercial, industrial, and residential...

Merck invests US$33 million in new OLED production plant in Darmstadt

Jun 23, 21:13

With a EUR30 million (US$33.64 million) investment, Merck is strengthening its position in the OLED business and aims to be a leading supplier of OLED materials by 2018, according...

Taiwan attracts foreign direct investment of over US$1.7 billion in January-May, says MOEA

Jun 23, 12:32

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) approved 1,443 foreign direct investment projects (except from China) with a total value of US$1.718 billion in January-May 2015, respectively...

US fab tool book-to-bill ratio slips below parity

Jun 22, 23:34

The SEMI book-to-bill ratio for US manufacturers of semiconductor equipment slid to 0.99 in May 2015 after having stayed above parity for four straight months.

Global revenues from shipments of residential IoT devices expected to reach nearly US$70 billion in 2025

Jun 22, 14:44

As device manufacturers continue to embed communications technologies, sensors, and intelligence into an array of products, the residential IoT market continues to grow. Driven by...

Telecommunications network provider spending on distributed generation and energy storage technologies expected to reach US$3.4 billion in 2024, says firm

Jun 17, 14:13

Enormous growth in mobile telecommunications around the globe, coupled with the emergence of data-intensive Internet use and new network standards, has poised the telecommunications...

32GW of utility-scale solar to come online ahead of US 2017 ITC deadline, says Solarbuzz

Jun 16, 15:25

There has been a noticeable increase in the number of photovoltaic (PV) projects in the US aiming to be operational before the expiration of the 30% Federal energy investment tax...

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    Before Going to Press | Jul 29, 21:53

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    Before Going to Press | Jul 29, 21:52

  • Digitimes Research: Taiwan 2Q15 LCD TV shipments decline 8% on year

    Before Going to Press | Jul 29, 21:52

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    Before Going to Press | Jul 29, 21:51

  • High-end graphics cards become new focus for vendors

    Before Going to Press | Jul 29, 21:51

  • Taiwan market: TWM, FET maintain monthly price of NT$998 for unlimited 4G use

    Before Going to Press | Jul 29, 21:50

  • UMC expects wafer shipments to drop in 3Q15

    Before Going to Press | Jul 29, 21:49

  • Low order visibility for 2H15, says SPIL chairman

    Before Going to Press | Jul 29, 21:49

  • WearWise unveils new wearable camera

    Before Going to Press | Jul 29, 21:48

  • Getac launches new ruggedized tablet with improved gear

    Before Going to Press | Jul 29, 21:48

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    Before Going to Press | Jul 29, 21:47

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