Digitimes Research: Japan Li-ion battery materials suppliers expanding capacities
Press releases | Dec 15, 10:50
In view of fast growing demand for automotive lithium (Li)-ion batteries arising from increasing global sales of electric vehicles, Japan-based makers of Li-ion battery materials are expanding...
AI to create more jobs by 2020, says Gartner
Opinions | Dec 14, 15:58
According to Gartner, 2020 will be a pivotal year in AI-related employment dynamics as artificial intelligence (AI) will become a positive job motivator. AI will create 2.3 million jobs in...
Digitimes Research: Tesla to expand Supercharger stations in 2018
Opinions | Dec 14, 15:20
Tesla had sold 233,856 electric vehicles (EVs) and deployed 948 Supercharger stations with 6,426 charging piles in total around the world as of September 2017, and as the company is expected...
Digitimes Research: Korea pushing 5G commercialization
Opinions | Dec 14, 14:33
The South Korea government has set an ambitious goal to grab a larger pie of the global 5G market as it calculates that its 5G hardware and software market is expected to grow at a CAGR of...
Digitimes Research: All-screen smartphones help ease handset panel oversupply
Opinions | Dec 14, 11:46
The growing popularity of all-screen smartphones is playing a role in easing global oversupply of handset displays, as the production of 18:9 panels will consume 12.5-20% more production capacity...
Advantest and SJ Semiconductor Corp enter volume purchase agreement for T5830 memory testers
Press releases | Dec 13, 14:50
Leading semiconductor test equipment supplier Advantest Corporation (TSE: 6857) and SJ Semiconductor Corp. (SJSemi), a leading middle-end-of-line (MEOL) semiconductor test-service company based...
Marvell announces 802.11ax wireless portfolio
Press releases | Dec 13, 14:16
Marvell has introduced what it claimed to be the industry's most complete 802.11ax wireless product portfolio. Marvell said it is the first to offer a full MU-MIMO and OFDMA uplink and downlink...
Digitimes Research: Mobile operators looking for alternatives from unlicensed spectrum technology
Press releases | Dec 12, 15:07
With the popularity of the LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) networks growing at a pace slower than expected in part due to the difficulty in securing sufficient spectrum resources, a growing number of...
SuZhou Etron awards Digi-Key with 2017 excellent supplier on technical service
Press releases | Dec 7, 16:14
SuZhou Etron Technologies recently gave Digi-Key Electronics, a global electronic components distributor, the 2017 Excellent Supplier on Technical Service Award. This is an award centered around...
Clientron thin client R800 won 2018 Taiwan Excellence Award
Press releases | Dec 7, 10:52
Clientron Corp., a global leading provider of thin client, POS, and embedded systems, is pleased to announce that the R800 thin client has won a "Taiwan Excellence 2018" award for its innovation...
Advantest extends T2000 product line with two new modules optimized for testing high-power analog ICs used in electric vehicles
Press releases | Dec 5, 15:51
Leading semiconductor test equipment supplier Advantest Corporation (TSE: 6857) has introduced two new modules that enable its T2000 IPS system to test high-voltage and high-power devices used...
Digitimes Research: LCD vendors play catch-up with OLED competitors
Opinions | Dec 5, 14:18
Global TFT LCD panel makers are expected to be able to accelerate the development of profiled all-screen panels to compete more effectively with the single dominating AMOLED all-screen panel...
Digitimes Research: Japan slow in embracing voice-controled smart speakers
Opinions | Dec 4, 15:14
Voice-controled smart speakers has seen slower-than-expected demand in the Japan market, Digitimes Research has observed.
Digitimes Research: China government promoting LPWAN networks
Press releases | Dec 4, 12:35
The China government has been actively promoting the development of LPWAN (low-power wide area network)-based IoT market and set NB-IoT as its standard technology, according to Digitimes Res...
Unleashing the potential of flash storage with NVMe
Opinions | Dec 4, 12:31
The dirty little secret of flash drives today is that many of them are running on yesterday's interfaces. While SATA and SAS have undergone several iterations since they were first introduced,...
ABB and HPE bring intelligence to industrial plants
Press releases | Nov 29, 14:13
ABB and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) today announced a strategic global partnership that combines ABB's industry-leading digital offerings, ABB Ability, with HPE's innovative hybrid information...
Delta showcases IIoT solutions for smart manufacturing in Nuremberg
Press releases | Nov 28, 15:51
Taiwan-based Delta Group, a supplier of power, thermal management and automation solutions, is showcasing its latest integrated solutions and framework for smart manufacturing at the SPS/IPC/Drives/Nuremberg...
Digitimes Research: UV-C LED power output increases to 70-75mW
Opinions | Nov 27, 12:29
UV-C (in wavelength of 200-280nm) LED power output has increased to 70-75mW with application extending from disinfection of personal devices to medium-scale sterilization or purification.
Commentary: China actively nurturing unicorns in Southeast Asia
Opinions | Nov 27, 11:30
Statistics from US-based research body CB Insights show that non-US unicorn startups commanded a 50% share of total global unicorns as of the end of August 2017, sharply up from only 37% as...
Automation market full of opportunities, says Aurotek executive
Opinions | Nov 23, 15:57
Aurotek, founded in 1981, was one of the earliest automation equipment component suppliers in Taiwan. The company started the business as a distribution agent of mechanical equipment components...