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  • Last update: Tuesday 23 December 2014 [7385 news items]

Young Optics reports over 6% on-year increase in June revenues

Jul 10, 15:00

Taiwan-based optics maker Young Optics has reported that its June 2014 consolidated revenues reached NT$477 million (US$15.95 million), down 13.34% on month but up 6.24% on year.

Coretronic ships 7.69 million BLUs in June

Jul 10, 10:22

Coretronic has revealed it shipped 7.69 million BLUs (backlight units) in June (3% sequential growth), 22.1 million units in the second quarter (5% sequential growth), and 43.15 million...

Wah Hong reports increased June revenues

Jul 8, 16:00

Optical film maker Wah Hong has reported that its revenues in June 2014 reached over NT$1.05 billion (US$35.09 million), down 2.71% on month but up 12.53% on year.

Radiant reports 42% increase in June revenues; expects nearly 50% increase in 3Q14

Jul 8, 14:33

BLU (backlight unit) maker Radiant Opto-Electronics has reported that its June 2014 revenues reached NT$4.19 billion (US$139.97 million), up nearly 42% on month.

BenQ Materials to expand capacity for medical care products

Jul 4, 14:01

Taiwan-based polarizer maker BenQ Materials will expand the production capacity for medical care products at its factory in Suzhou, eastern China, and establish a factory in central...

New GLT facilities expected to enter production in 1H15

Jul 1, 20:25

Light guide plate maker Global Lighting Technologies (GLT) announced it will hold a kick off ceremony for a new production plant located in western Taiwan that is expected to go into...

Blue glass filter supply currently tight

Jun 26, 20:53

Blue glass filter supply is currently tight as more smartphones and wearable devices are using the technology, according to industry sources.

New materials and better processes spur touch sensor market growth, says DisplaySearch

Jun 25, 14:08

Both glass-based and film-based sensors are evolving to improve performance, while at the same time becoming thinner and lighter, and increasing optical quality. According to DisplaySearch,...

Wah Hong expects improved performances in second, third quarters of 2014

Jun 23, 22:01

Optical film maker Wah Hong expects to see roughly 10% growth on quarter in the second quarter of 2014 and expects continued growth moving into the following quarter due to expected...

GLT expects steady light guide plate demand for TV applications during 3Q14

Jun 23, 14:39

Light guide plate maker Global Lighting Technologies (GLT) is reportedly increasing production capacity in anticipation of shipment growth for products used in LED TV, IT and keyboard...

New Corning glass looks to reduce bacteria growth on touchscreens

Jun 20, 11:55

The proliferation of touch-enabled devices has been accompanied by a growing awareness of bacteria growth on such devices among consumers and IT industry players.

Joydeep Lahiri, division vice president and program director, Specialty Surfaces at Corning

Optically clear adhesives for use in smartphone touch panels to be in short supply throughout 3Q14

Jun 18, 15:30

Fully laminated optical clear adhesives (OCAs) for use in smartphone touch panels are expected to be in short supply throughout the third quarter of 2014, according to supply chain...

Coretronic to cut capital by 25%

Stockwatch - Jun 18, 11:38

Taiwan-based backlight unit (BLU) and DLP projector maker Coretronic will downsize its paid-in capital by 25% from NT$7.240 billion (US$241 million) to NT$5.430 billion, according...

Coretronic to purchase factory in eastern China

Jun 16, 10:54

Backlight unit (BLU) and DLP projector maker Coretronic will acquire a LCM (liquid crystal module) factory in Wujiang, eastern China, from LED BLU and LCM maker Taiwan Thick-Film...

J Touch, Young Fast revenues down in May

Jun 11, 14:56

J Touch has reported approximately NT$1.03 billion (US$34.34 million) in revenues for May 2014, up 26.8% on month but down 14.1% on year.

Young Optics sees increased performance in May

Jun 11, 14:31

Taiwan-based optics maker Young Optics has reported its May 2014 operating income reached NT$421 million (US$14.03 million), up 16.79% on month but down 9.74% on year.

Coretronic ships 7.5 million BLUs in May

Jun 10, 20:57

Coretronic shipped 7.5 million backlight units (BLUs) in May, increasing 8.5% on month, and 35.46 million units in January-May, up 18% on year, according to the company.

Competition heats up in touch panel segment

Jun 10, 14:28

Competition is heating up in the touch panel segment due to an increase in solutions geared toward landing orders in the entry-level and mid-range handset segments, according to industry...

Digitimes Research: GG touch panels yet to be eliminated from market thanks to iPhone 4/4s and iPad 4

Jun 10, 11:34

The traditional glass-glass (GG) touchscreen technology was once thought to be heading towards elimination from the IT industry as Apple, a major supporter of the technology, turned...

Cover glass makers turn to sapphire to raise growth prospects, says DisplaySearch

Jun 9, 13:45

After several years of growth, the cover glass market is expected to slow. However, improvements in applications and materials used in cover glass manufacturing could help to stimulate...

Radiant Opto-Electronics sees 18.7% sequential drop in May BLU shipments

Jun 9, 10:21

Taiwan-based BLU (backlight unit) maker Radiant Opto-Electronics shipped 6.228 million units in May, decreasing on month by 18.7%, according to the company.

Smartphone component makers conservative about June and July 2014

Jun 4, 20:08

Smartphone component makers have conservative shipment outlooks for June and July 2014 due to high inventories in the end market, according to industry sources.

The challenges: Digitimes Research director Joanne Chien on the changing Taiwan role in the global supply chain

Jun 3, 13:31

Historically, Computex has played a key role in the global IT ecosystem, complementing other tradeshows that appear in different markets at different times of the year and highlighting...

Joanne Chien, Digitimes Research director

Computex gets smart

Jun 3, 13:26

Asia's biggest ICT procurement exhibition and the world's second largest show is set to kick off today and run for the next five days, and Computex Taipei 2014 is expected to highlight...

Tapping the power of mobile devices through connectivity: Silicon Image on HDMI, MHL and Wireless HD

Jun 3, 12:34

Silicon Image is a semiconductor IP company whose expertise is connecting boxes to displays. The company develops semiconductor IP based on industry standards it has helped develop...

David Kuo, senior director of marketing, mobile devices at Silicon Image

Polarizer demand in China rises; local makers to provide 6.7% of total shipments in 2014

May 26, 15:41

As the self-sufficiency rate for polarizers in China is expected to reach only 6.7% in 2014 amid increasing production capacity and demand from China's panel segment, Taiwan- and...

LED backlighting component makers see increased orders from Samsung

May 20, 15:12

LED backlighting component makers are seeing increased orders from Samsung Electronics as the company prepares for a surge in shipments throughout May and June.

China makers expanding LCD materials production

May 16, 11:59

China makers are continuing to expand their production of LCD materials and upstream components amid expected increases in order growth from 2014-2016, according to industry source...

LED driver IC vendor Macroblock reports earnings for 1Q14

Newswatch - May 15, 11:52

LED driver IC vendor Macroblock has reported net profits of NT$34.44 million (US$1.14 million) for the first quarter of 2014, increasing 10.6% sequentially and 79% on year. The earnings...

Chimei expects new production facilities in China to begin mass production at end of 2015

May 12, 21:40

Chimei Materials expects its new production facilities in China to begin mass production as of the end of 2015, which is expected to increase its customer proportion of China-based...

Coretronic ships 6.91 million BLUs in April

May 9, 10:01

Coretronic shipped 6.91 million backlight units (BLUs) in April, increasing 5% on month, and 27.96 million units in January-April, growing 15% on year, according to the company.

TacBright to invest NT$3 billion to expand TAC film facilities

May 8, 20:40

TacBright Optronics, a TAC (triacetyl cellulose) film subsidiary of Taiwan-based Shinkong Synthetic Fibers (SSF), will invest NT$3 billion (US$100 million) to construct a new TAC...

Novatek looks strong sequential revenue growth in 2Q14

May 7, 14:29

Novatek Microelectronics expects its sales to grow 16.0-20.7% sequentially to NT$12.3-12.8 billion (US$40.8542.51 million) in the second quarter of 2014, buoyed by increasing shipments...

Tongli to establish R&D facilities in Taiwan

May 6, 16:20

China-based protective film maker Tongli Optoelectronic Technology will set up research and development facilities in Taiwan in order to further harness business opportunities from...

Taiwan LED chip makers expect to see increased orders from Korea TV vendors in 2Q14

May 2, 11:49

Taiwan LED chip makers expect to benefit from orders from Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics for direct-type LED TVs as of the second quarter of 2014.

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    Osram Ostar Projection P2W

    Osram Opto Semiconductors has introduced two new high-power versions of the Osram Ostar Projection for projectors with a brightness of up to 1700 lumen. The Osram Ostar Projection...

    Photo: Company, Dec 18.

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    Touch Taiwan 2013: AGC Dragontrail soda-lime cover glass

    AGC displayed some of its latest cover glass products in the Dragontrail family at Touch Taiwan 2013 for use in smartphone, tablet and notebook applications. The company said it...

    Photo: Alex Wolfgram, Sep 2.

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    AUO 50-inch touch-enabled transparent display

    AU Optronics (AUO) is showcasing a 50-inch full HD transparent display applied on a vending machine at Touch Taiwan 2012. Featuring high transparency and high color saturation, the...

    Photo: Company, Aug 29.

  • Computex+2012%3A+Aiptek+MobileCinema+pico+projector+i50D%2C+for+iPad%2C+iPhone+and+iPod

    Computex 2012: Aiptek MobileCinema pico projector i50D, for iPad, iPhone and iPod

    Aiptek has introduced the MobileCinema i50D plug-n-play pico projector for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod. MobileCinema i50D is a 2-in-1 gadget that projects the phone content and charges...

    Photo: Company, Jun 8.

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    Computex 2012: Aiptek MobileCinema i50S

    Aiptek's MobileCinema i50S is a sleeve pico projector for iPhone 4/4S. The sleeve has been designed to fit iPhone 4/4S and becomes a projector. Users can slide the iPhone 4/4S into...

    Photo: Company, Jun 6.

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    In 2008, worldwide e-book reader shipments totaled only 700,000 units, according to Digitimes Research. But demand exploded in 2009 as consumer interests grew and prices dropped.

  • Taiwan's display system makers - Jun 2007

    In addition to pure display makers such as Amtran, Chi Mei, HANNspree, Taiwan-based home appliance makers such as Tatung, Proton, Kolin, several major IT makers such as Acer, Quanta...

  • Front projector overview - Jun 2006

    Global front projector shipments rose 17% to more than 4.1 million units in 2005 and the industry finished the year on a strong note – shipments in the fourth quarter reached...

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