Yilan County Government sets up over 1,000 indoor W-Fi access points
Oct 24, 10:53
The government of Yilan County, northeastern Taiwan, has cooperated with mobile telecom carriers including Chunghwa Telecom and Taiwan Mobile to set up more than 1,000 indoor Wi-Fi access points around the county for free public us, according to the government.
Qualcomm announces 5G modem solution
Newswatch - Oct 19, 11:14
Qualcomm Technologies, a subsidiary of Qualcomm, has announced the Qualcomm Snapdragon X50 5G modem, making Qualcomm the first company to announce a commercial 5G modem chipset solution.
D-Link sees revenues up on month in September
Stockwatch - Oct 12, 11:10
Networking device vendor D-Link has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.02 billion (US$63.9 million) for September, increasing 15.17% on month but decreasing 12.98% on year.
Networking device makers post mixed September revenues
Stockwatch - Oct 11, 13:49
Networking/communication device makers Accton Technology, Alpha Networks and Gemtek Technology saw September consolidated revenues of NT$2.656 billion (US$84.6 million) rise 6.39% on month, NT$1.854 billion up 14.95% and NT$1.335 billion up 6.80% respectively, while fellow maker Arcadyan Technology...
SerComm revenues stay flat in September
Newswatch - Oct 7, 12:26
Networking device vendor SerComm has reported revenues of NT$3.16 billion (US$100.63 million) for September, down 1.62% on month and 6.99% on year.
Realtek posts record September revenues
Stockwatch - Oct 6, 10:46
Networking IC design company Realtek Semiconductor saw its September revenues climb to a record NT$3.65 billion (US$116.2 million).
China-based Lianluo to take up a majority stake in Newegg, says report
Sep 30, 12:14
China-based mobile Internet service company Hangzhou Lianluo Information Technology (formerly Beijing Digital Grid Technology) plans to invest CNY1.77 billion (US$265.47 million) in cash to take up a 55.7% stake in US-based e-commerce operator Newegg, according to a China-based Beijing Business...
Wistron NeWeb to post strong sales in 3Q16, says paper
Newswatch - Sep 29, 12:19
Networking device supplier Wistron NeWeb is expected to post revenues of NT$13.5-14 billion (US$43.02-44.61 million) in the third quarter of 2016 with an EPS of NT$1.40-1.60, buoyed by orders from the IoV (Internet of Vehicles) and smart meter sectors, according to a Chinese-language Economic Daily...
Gemtek revenues up slightly on month in August
Newswatch - Sep 13, 18:29
Networking device maker Gemtek Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.25 billion (US$39.4 million) for August, growing 0.49% on month but dipping 17.07% on year
D-Link reports decreased revenues for August
Stockwatch - Sep 12, 11:08
Networking device maker D-Link has reported its consolidated revenues declined 0.4% on month and 24.88% on year to NT$1.754 billion (US$55.63 million) in August.
Accton Technology sees increased revenues for August
Stockwatch - Sep 9, 15:43
Networking device maker Accton Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.496 billion (US$79.498 million) for August 2016, representing a 2.34% increase on month and 14.96% increase on year.
China market: TP-Link to launch own-brand smartphones
Sep 6, 13:55
China-based wireless networking/communication device vendor TP-Link Technologies is currently showcasing a number of smartphones at the ongoing IFA 2016 trade fair and plans to launch two models under own brand Neffos in early 2017, according to media reports in China.
ZyXEL Communications adjusts branding operation
Sep 6, 12:09
Networking/communication device vendor ZyXEL Communications is restructuring its branding business operation with the motto "your networking ally" through shifting its marketing focus from products to networking solutions, according to company president Gordon Yang.
Realtek posts revenue growth in August
Sep 5, 14:19
Networking IC design company Realtek Semiconductor has reported consolidated revenues of NT$3.46 billion (US$109.83 million) for August 2016, up 9.2% sequentially and 34.7% on year.
Microwave device maker UMT looks to brisk sales in 3Q16
Newswatch - Aug 26, 15:15
Universal Microwave Technology (UMT), a maker of high-frequency microwave devices used in broadband wireless communications, expects its sales and profits to grow significantly in the third quarter of 2016 as compared to a quarter earlier, according to company president Wu Tong-yi.
SerComm, Gemtek ramping up small cell production
Aug 23, 15:09
Taiwan-based networking device makers SerComm and Gemtek Technology have continued to strengthen their deployments in the small cell sector and will begin to ramp up shipments of related products, according to industry sources.
Taiwan networking device makers see profits rebound remarkably in 1H16
Aug 22, 15:11
A number of Taiwan-based networking device makers, including Accton Technology, Arcadyan Technology, Gemtek Technology, Alpha Networks and SerComm, have seen their earnings improve remarkably so far in 2016, buoyed by their efforts to consolidate business operations and product lines, according to...
SerComm sees strong demand for fiber-optic devices from China
Aug 15, 10:34
Networking/communication device maker SerComm has seen booming orders for devices used in fiber-optic broadband networks from China Telecom and China Mobile and expects shipments to continue through the fourth quarter of 2016, president and CEO James Wang said at an August investors conference.
Networking device maker Hitron reports strong earnings for 2Q16
Newswatch - Aug 12, 16:13
Taiwan-based networking device maker Hitron Technologies has announced net profits of NT$77.65 million (US$2.47 million) for the second quarter of 2016, up 54.56% from a year earlier. The earnings translated into an EPS of NT$0.34 for the quarter compared to NT$0.22 of a year earlier.
D-Link reports 6th consecutive quarterly loss in 2Q16
Newswatch - Aug 10, 14:14
Networking device vendor D-Link has reported a sixth consecutive quarterly loss in the second quarter of 2016, in which net losses reached NT$435 million (US$13.86 million) or NT$0.75 per share.
Arcadyan reports strong earnings for 2Q16
Newswatch - Aug 10, 11:11
Networking device maker Arcadyan Technology has reported net profits of NT$538 million (US$17.14 million) for the second quarter of 2016, representing an increase of 122% on quarter. EPS for the April-June period stood at NT$2.86, the company's highest quarterly EPS.
Accton revenues increase on year in July
Stockwatch - Aug 9, 15:59
Accton Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.439 billion (US$77.61 million) for July 2016, representing a 17.88% drop on month and 16.21% increase on year.
Networking device maker Accton posts strong earnings for 1H16
Newswatch - Aug 8, 10:59
Networking device maker Accton Technology has announced net profits of NT$479 million (US$15.18 million) for the second quarter of 2016, up 20% from the previous quarter. The earnings translated into an EPS of NT$0.89 for the quarter.
Sigfox hopes to cooperate with Taiwan makers
Aug 3, 15:26
Sigfox, a France-based developer of low-power long-range wireless communication technology specifically for IoT, hopes to cooperate with Taiwan-based semiconductor and device makers because IoT entails a large volume of sensor and terminal devices and Taiwan-based makers are competitive in manufacturing...
Microwave device maker UMT sees earnings increase sharply in 2Q16
Newswatch - Aug 2, 21:33
Universal Microwave Technology (UMT), a maker of high-frequency microwave devices used in broadband wireless communications, has reported net profits of NT$56.28 million (US$1.78 million) for the second quarter of 2016, up 54.9% from the previous quarter. The earnings translated into an EPS of NT$1.02...
Digitimes Research: MWC Shanghai focuses on smart services
Jul 25, 15:20
While Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2016 in Barcelona during February 22-25 focused on unveiling of new smartphones and exhibiting advance telecom technologies, MWC Shanghai 2016 during June 29-July 1 featured smart service applications and the telecom industry ecosystem in China, according to Digitimes...
D-Link sees revenues up on month in June
Newswatch - Jul 12, 21:09
D-Link has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.002 billion (US$62.18 million) for June 2016, representing a 9.18% increase on month but a 21.12% drop on year.
Alpha Networks revenues rise in June
Stockwatch - Jul 11, 15:45
Alpha Networks has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.476 billion (US$76.88 million) for June 2016, representing a 18.23% increase on month and 0.55% increase on year.
Accton reports strong sales for June
Jul 8, 15:17
Networking device maker Accton Technology saw its revenues grow 16.8% on month and 28.89% to a record high of NT$2.97 billion (US$91.95 million) in June, buoyed by increased shipments of data center switches.
Qualcomm eyes future roll out of 5G SoC solutions
Jun 29, 13:42
Qualcomm aims to roll out the world's first 5G SoC solution, as 3GPP (3rd Generation Partnership Project) is expected to finalize 5G technology standards sometime in 2018, according to company engineering vice president Durga Prasad Malladi. Products could come as soon as the 2018-2019 time frame.
LTE Cat-M1, LTE Cat-NB1 to become mainstream IoT technology, says Qualcomm
Jun 29, 11:37
While 5G mobile communication technology is expected to play an essential role in IoT (Internet of Things) applications, two narrowband LTE technology standards - LTE Cat-M1 (machine type communication) and LTE Cat-NB1 in 3GPP (3rd Generation Partnership Project) Release 13 - will become mainstream...
Accton to deal out 2015 dividend
Jun 20, 12:26
Shareholders of networking/communication device maker Accton Technology have approved a plan to distribute a cash dividend per share of about NT$1.96 (US$0.06) for 2015, accounting for 89.71% of the corresponding net EPS of NT$2.19.
D-Link to launch HomeKit-supporting IP cameras
Jun 17, 12:46
Networking device vendor D-Link will launch an own-brand IP camera supporting Apple's smart home platform HomeKit with availability to begin at the end of 2016 at the earliest.
Satellite communication device maker MTI to halve capital
Newswatch - Jun 16, 15:54
Shareholders of satellite communication device maker Microelectronics Technology (MTI) have approved the company's plan to reduce its paid-in capital by 50% to NT$2.003 billion (US$61.98 million) to write off the bulk of its cumulative losses.
STB maker Zinwell building new plant to cope with rising demand
Newswatch - Jun 15, 22:27
STB and home networking device maker Zinwell is building a new plant in Chiayi, central Taiwan to cope with increasing orders. The new plant is slated for commercial runs in the third quarter of 2016, according to company chairman Jack Huang.