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Fault location, isolation, and service restoration hardware for electricity grids will reach US$5.4 billion in annual market value by 2023, says firm

May 29, 15:56

The massive destruction of electric infrastructure from storms, such as Tropical Cyclone Sandy in 2012 and the Alabama tornado outbreaks of April 2011, has triggered customer-driven...

Apple to acquire Beats Music and Beats Electronics for US$3 billion

May 29, 15:22

Apple has announced that it has agreed to acquire the streaming music service Beats Music, and Beats Electronics, which makes the popular Beats headphones, speakers and audio softw...

Utility spending on smart grid as a service will total US$57.6 billion from 2014-2023, says Navigant

May 27, 14:59

For the power sector to realize the full benefits of the smart grid revolution, advanced networking and communications technology must span the entire power grid. For many smaller...

Microgrids in Asia Pacific to reach nearly US$5.8 billion in annual market value by 2023, says Navigant

May 26, 12:35

Several of the most heavily populated countries in the Asia Pacific region, including China, India, Indonesia, and Malaysia, are experiencing unprecedented rates of rural electrification...

Taiwan attracts foreign direct investment of over US$1 billion in January-April, says MOEA

May 21, 11:57

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) approved 1,061 foreign direct investment projects (except from China) with a total value of US$1.092 billion in January-April 2014, respectively...

Digitimes Research: Samsung Display expected to invest nearly US$5 billion in capex for developing AMOLED panels

May 14, 15:27

Samsung Display is expected to make nearly US$5 billion in capital expenditures for developing AMOLED panel technology, according to Digitimes Research.

Worldwide software market grows 5.5% in 2013 to US$369 billion, says IDC

May 7, 13:59

For 2013, the worldwide software market grew 5.5% on year reaching a total market size of US$369 billion. This was higher than the 4.3% growth experienced in 2012, a result of the...

Indoor air quality technologies will reach nearly US$5.6 billion in annual revenues by 2020, says firm

Apr 30, 16:09

Employing an array of technologies to create more effective ventilation than conventional heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems, indoor air quality (IAQ) monitoring...

PChome Online starts C2C operation in US

Apr 29, 16:10

PChome Online, a web portal and e-commerce operator in Taiwan, had its US subsidiary, PChome US, begin C2C (customer to customer) online auction operation in the US market on April...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan flip-chip LED production value in 2014 estimated at US$160 million

Apr 25, 15:33

Taiwan-based flip-chip LED makers generated a total production value of US$11.63 million in the first quarter of 2014, taking up 3.1% of total LED production value, and flip-chip...

Lenovo to start dual-brand smartphone marketing

Apr 25, 15:31

Lenovo will adopt dual-brand marketing for smartphones in 2014, using the Motorola brand to sell mid-range to high-end models in the US and Western Europe, and selling entry-level...

Flexible AC transmission systems to surpass US$5 billion in annual revenues worldwide by 2022, says firm

Apr 24, 15:35

The majority of electricity transmission systems in service today are high-voltage alternating current (HVAC) systems that rely on many of the same technologies that existed at their...

US to dodge solar shortage in 2014 despite anti-dumping fines on China module suppliers, says IHS

Apr 22, 15:46

A long-running battle in the global photovoltaic (PV) market between the US and China over anti-dumping and subsidy charges could expand into higher solar costs, with wide-ranging...

Taiwan attracts foreign direct investment of over US$833 million in January-March, says MOEA

Apr 22, 11:48

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) has revealed it approved 773 foreign direct investment projects (except from China) totaling US$833.74 million in January-March 2014,...

TSMC to ramp IC packaging revenues to US$1 billion in 2015, says paper

Newswatch - Apr 21, 11:27

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) aims to ramp up its IC packaging revenues to US$1 billion in 2015 and to US$2 billion in 2016, according to a Chinese-language...

Networking equipment for commercial building automation systems to reach US$34.7 billion by 2021, says Navigant

Apr 18, 16:24

Offering automated, granular, real-time control of every major system within commercial buildings, networked building controls can provide building owners and operators with significant...

PChome Online to operate auction site in the US

Apr 17, 14:40

PChome Online, a web portal and e-commerce operator in Taiwan, will have its US-based subsidiary PChome US start C2C (customer to customer) online auction business operations in the...

Intel reports 1Q14 results with income of US$1.9 billion

Apr 16, 16:30

Intel has reported first-quarter revenues of US$12.8 billion, operating income of US$2.5 billion, net income of US$1.9 billion and EPS of NT$0.38. The company generated approximately...

Samsung Galaxy S5 carries over US$250 BOM, IHS teardown reveals

Apr 16, 14:48

The Samsung Galaxy S5 with 32GB of NAND flash memory carries a BOM of US$251.52, according to IHS. The cost rises to US$256.52 when the US$5 manufacturing cost is added.

Taiwan market: WLAN device sales total US$17.9 million in 4Q13, says IDC

Apr 16, 11:15

WLAN device sales in the Taiwan market in fourth-quarter 2013 totaled US$17.9 million, decreasing 7% sequentially but increasing 49% on year, according to IDC. Sales for 2013 totaled...

Taiwan PV firms suspend JV plan due to US antidumping probe

Apr 16, 11:07

Some Taiwan-based solar firms - a first-tier and three second-tier cell makers, and a material supplier - originally planned to form a joint-venture to manufacture PV modules to tap...

Cloud-managed Wi-Fi market to reach US$2.5 billion by 2018, says IDC

Apr 11, 14:59

As the traditional worldwide enterprise wireless local area network (WLAN) market experiences relative maturation and the lofty gains of the past two years begin to flatten, the WLAN...

Worldwide shipments of front projectors reach US$2.63 billion in 4Q13, says firm

Apr 11, 14:43

Worldwide shipments of front projectors grew on year by 6% to 2.12 million units in the fourth quarter of 2013, representing US$2.63 billion in value, according to Futuresource Con...

Packet core to see US$18 billion in mobile broadband market through 2017, says ABI Research

Apr 10, 15:06

Worldwide traffic in 3G and 4G will reach new highs as consumers everywhere strive to satisfy their craving for mobile broadband. Operators will meet this demand with expanded network...

Smart city communication networks market will surpass US$3.5 billion in annual revenues by 2020, says firm

Apr 9, 15:29

Smart cities are, by definition, connected cities. Most of the innovations in energy, transportation, and the efficient delivery of public services associated with smart cities rely...

Commercial building energy efficiency retrofits will surpass US$127 billion in annual market value by 2023, says firm

Apr 8, 14:15

Residential and commercial buildings account for 35-40% of total energy consumption worldwide. Commercial buildings, in particular, consume large amounts of energy related to heating/ventilation/air...

LCD TV panel pricing for units sized 32- and 39-inch rise US$1

Apr 7, 21:38

LCD TV panel pricing for units sized 32- and 39-inch has risen US$1 amid increased demand from China-based TV vendors, according to market observers. Other panels sized 39-, 42- as...

Touch panel module pricing expected to drop to US$0.40-0.70 per inch in 2014

Apr 7, 21:29

Touch panel module pricing in 2014 is expected to drop to US$0.40-0.70 per inch due to touch panel oversupply in the market coupled with price wars from competitors in China, according...

Each smartphone sold to contribute US$10 to TSMC revenues, say sources

Apr 3, 15:46

The contribution of each smartphone sold worldwide to the revenues of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is expected to reach US$10 soon due to an increase in chips...

Asia-Pacific set to dominate US$35 billion macro RAN market in 2014, says ABI Research

Apr 3, 12:43

Asia-Pacific regional growth in base stations will outpace all other regions in 2014 as it continues to account for the majority of worldwide base station deployments. The Asia-Pacific...

Middle East IT spending to reach US$211 billion in 2014, says Gartner

Apr 2, 15:43

Middle East (ME) IT spending is projected to total US$211 billion in 2014, an 8% increase from 2013, according to Gartner.

Utility spending on smart grid IT systems will total nearly US$140 billion from 2014-2022, says firm

Apr 2, 14:58

Utilities have long used information technology (IT) solutions in their businesses – for customer billing, outage responses, and protection and control functions. Only recently,...

3D printing market to grow to US$16.2 billion in 2018, says Canalys

Apr 1, 14:37

The 3D printing market, including 3D printer sales, materials and associated services, reached US$2.5 billion globally in 2013. Canalys predicts that this will rise to US$3.8 billion...

Maintenance analytics to generate US$24.7 billion in 2019, says ABI Research

Mar 31, 14:39

Revenues from maintenance analytics will total US$9.1 billion in 2014. Following a CAGR of 22%, the market's size will reach US$24.7 billion in 2019, driven largely by adoption of...

Taiwan solar firms speculate on possible impact of US probe

Mar 26, 11:55

While the US Department of Commerce is conducting an anti-dumping investigation of China-based PV module makers and their cell suppliers in Taiwan, the China makers reportedly have...

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  • ASE posts EPS of NT$0.64 for 2Q14

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  • China polysilicon maker LDK Solar to resume production

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  • Digitimes Research: Taiwan ships 351 million small-to-medium-size panels in 2Q14

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  • UMC reports EPS NT$0.28 for 2Q14

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    Before Going to Press | 10h 7min ago

  • InFocus looking to become top-3 smartphone vendor in Taiwan

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  • ASE to ramp up SiP packaging revenues in 2014

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  • Vendors cutting notebook shipments to Latin America

    Before Going to Press | 11h 4min ago

  • Innolux to decrease reliance on China market

    Before Going to Press | 11h 30min ago

  • Wah Lee 3Q14 revenues to move higher

    Before Going to Press | 11h 31min ago

  • Growth in global panel demand to exceed growth in supply, says AUO

    Before Going to Press | 11h 31min ago

  • Intel to see difficulties shipping 40 million tablet CPUs in 2014

    Before Going to Press | 11h 32min ago

  • AUO expects 3Q14 small- to medium-size panel shipments to rise 5-8% sequentially

    Before Going to Press | 11h 33min ago

  • MediaTek 3Q14 revenues to grow 6-11% on quarter

    Before Going to Press | 11h 34min ago

  • Taiwan market: Everlight Electronics expected to ship 2.6 million LED light bulbs in 2014

    Before Going to Press | 11h 35min ago

  • AUO 2Q14 net profit hits 4-year high

    Before Going to Press | 11h 36min ago

  • China market: LCD TV sales in 1H14 down on year, says China Market Monitor

    Before Going to Press | 11h 37min ago

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