655 news items tagged CEO
North American semi equipment industry billings continue growthMonday 21 September 2020
August billings among North American manufacturers of semiconductor production equipment registered sequential growth for the second consecutive month.
Acer delays notebook deliveries due to components shortfallThursday 10 September 2020
Acer has had to reschedule 70% of its notebook deliveries to next month due to shortages of panels and diverse ICs, especially those for educational models which will see strong demand...
Unizyx gross margin improvingMonday 7 September 2020
Networking device provider Unizyx Holding saw its gross margin improve in the first half of 2020 and expects its earnings to continue moving upward in the second half of the year...
Component makers cautious about Chromebook ordersThursday 3 September 2020
Although brand vendors and ODMs have been keen on Chromebook shipments recently, component suppliers are wary of possible fluctuations in orders from this notebook segment, according...
The inevitable trend toward industrial automation: Q&A with ZNT CEO Bernhard MarsonerWednesday 2 September 2020
ZNT-Richter is a global IT company. In the past 30+ years, ZNT has successfully developed software solutions suitable for the manufacturing industry to help customers improve production...
Phison eyeing top spot among SSD controller suppliersFriday 14 August 2020
Flash device controller specialist Phison Electronics has enjoyed robust demand for PCIe Gen4 SSDs thus far in 2020, which boosted its overall SSD controller sales during the first...
Himax expects about 20% sales growth in 3Q20Monday 10 August 2020
Display driver IC specialist Himax Technologies expects to post an around 20% revenue increase sequentially in the third quarter of 2020, with flat growth or a slight decrease in...
RiTdisplay to ship mini LED display products in 2021Friday 7 August 2020
PMOLED panel maker RiTdisplay has taped out commodity mini LED display products and is ready to ship samples to clients for validation, with commercial shipments likely to kick off...
IoV to maximize traffic efficiency, says Siemens Mobility Taiwan CEOMonday 3 August 2020
The ultimate purpose of applying IoV (Internet of vehicle) to urban traffic is to maximize its efficiency, according to Thomas Stein, CEO for the Taiwan branch of Siemens Mobility.
Silicon Motion expects up to 17% revenue decline in 3Q20Monday 3 August 2020
NAND flash device controller specialist Silicon Motion Technology expects to post revenues of between US$114 million and US$120 million in the third quarter of 2020, down 12-17% sequentially,...
Acer to enjoy robust Chromebook sales in 3Q20Friday 31 July 2020
Despite a deceleration in demand from the work-from-home segment, Acer's notebook orders from the education segment, particularly those for Chromebooks, remain robust in the third...
TPK to quadruple notebook LCM capacityFriday 31 July 2020
TPK Holding will double its touch-enabled notebook-use LCD module (LCM) capacity by year-end 2020 and further expand it to four times as much as the current level by early 2021 to...
TSMC EUV nodes to attract orders from Intel, sources sayMonday 27 July 2020
Intel at its recent earnings call disclosed that its next-generation 7nm processors, including the company's first 7nm datacenter GPU design, would rely on external and internal process...
Synaptics announces DisplayLink acquisitionTuesday 21 July 2020
Synaptics has announced a deal to acquire DisplayLink, which provides high-performance video interface technology. This comes on the heels of the acquisition of Broadcom's WiFI and...
TSMC raises forecast for 5G smartphone penetrationFriday 17 July 2020
TSMC has revised upward its 5G smartphone penetration rate forecast for 2020 to 17-19%, but expects the overall smartphone shipments this year to decline 11-13%.
TSMC expects 5nm to generate 8% of 2020 revenueFriday 17 July 2020
TSMC expects to see 5nm process technology account for about 8% of its total wafer revenue in 2020, compared with the about 10% estimated previously. The foundry also confirmed it...
Suppliers to expand 400G switch shipments in 2021Friday 17 July 2020
Demand for 400G network switches is expected to heat up in the second half of 2020 with mass shipments to begin in 2021, according to Taiwan-based network equipment suppliers.
Acer optimistic about notebook demand in 2H20Tuesday 14 July 2020
Acer is optimistic about its notebook sales in the second half of 2020, with abundant orders in hand waiting to be fulfilled, according to company chairman and CEO Jason Chen. The...
MSI president dies in fall from buildingWednesday 8 July 2020
Micro-Star International (MSI) president and CEO Charles Chiang died at the age of 56 following a fall from the seventh floor of the firm's headquarters in New Taipei on July 7.
Global semiconductor sales increase in MayTuesday 7 July 2020
The global semiconductor industry posted May sales of US$35 billion, up 1.5% sequentially, according to Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA).
Major Taiwan fabless firms strive for more foundry supportTuesday 7 July 2020
Taiwan's first-tier IC design houses, such as MediaTek, have demanded more capacity support from their foundry partners recently, according to industry sources.
Kioxia completes acquisition of Lite-On SSD unitWednesday 1 July 2020
Kioxia has completed its takeover of Lite-On Technology's SSD business - Solid State Storage Technology - and its affiliated companies today (July 1), according to the Japan-based...
PlayNitride to expand micro LED capacityTuesday 30 June 2020
Taiwan-based PlayNitride plans to raise an additional fund of US$50 million for the establishment of its second production line for micro LED epitaxial wafers and chips, according...
MSI expects stable 2020 salesThursday 11 June 2020
Micro-Star International (MSI) is optimistic about its second-quarter financial results and expects stable operation to continue for the remaining 2020, according to company chairman...
TSMC installing 3nm process fabrication linesTuesday 9 June 2020
TSMC has been engaged in the installation of 3nm process fabrication lines and related facilities, and is keeping the progress on track, according to the pure-play foundry.
Simbe Robotics's Tally solution
Photo: Company, Tuesday 7 February 2017
Nvidia Drive PX 2 automotive supercomputing platform
Photo: Company, Thursday 7 January 2016
Intel Edison computing solution
Photo: Company, Tuesday 7 January 2014