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PVI to take measures to increase production efficiency

May 20, 16:42

Since Prime View International (PVI) currently does not have plans to expand its LCD panel capacity, the company plans to take measures to increase its LCD panel production efficiency...

Hanwang announces two tablet PCs

May 20, 14:07

China-based e-book reader maker Hanwang has announced two tablet PCs, the TouchPad B10 and B20, targeting the enterprise market. Both are manufactured by First International Computer...

China players aggressively entering tablet PC market

May 6, 14:06

China-based PC players including first-tier notebook brand Lenovo, e-book reader brand Hanwang and white-box brand Malata, have all expressed their interest in entering the tablet...

Qisda expects to ship 400,000 e-book readers in 2010, says president

Apr 29, 16:46

Qisda currently ships more than 10,000 e-book readers per month and expects shipments to increase significantly starting in June-July to enable a yearly volume of 400,000 units in...

Qisda president and CEO Hsiung Hui

Qisda sees growth in 1Q10 revenues

Apr 29, 15:30

Qisda has announced consolidated revenues of NT$19.8 billion (US$629.67 million) for the first quarter of 2010, up 1.2% on quarter and 9.9% on year.

China market to witness fast growing sales of e-book readers, says PVI chairman

Apr 27, 11:56

The sales volume of e-book readers in the China market as a percentage of the global total sales rapidly increased from less than 10% in 2009 to 23% in the first quarter of 2010 and...

Nook outnumbers Kindle in March, says Digitimes Research

Apr 26, 14:56

Manufacturers' e-book reader shipments to Barnes & Noble surpassed those to Amazon in March 2010, as demand for nook was picking up, according to Digitimes Research.

AUO aims at 14% share of global LTPS capacity in 2010, says CEO

Apr 23, 14:54

With AFPD that it has agreed to acquire from Toshiba Mobile Display (TMD), AU Optronics (AUO) aims to have 14% of the global LTPS capacity in 2010, according to company CEO and president...

PVI consolidated profits grow 169% in 1Q10

Apr 22, 16:46

Prime View International (PVI) has announced consolidated net profits of NT$702 million (US$22.37 million) for the first quarter of 2010, up 169% on quarter.

PVI to invest US$500 million to expand EPD business in China

Apr 19, 14:57

Prime View International (PVI) has announced to invest US$500 million to expand its electrophoretic display (EPD) business in China and to cooperate with China-based fanshu.com and...

Merck and Plastic Logic jointly develop new-generation organic semiconductor

Apr 15, 16:02

Merck and Plastic Logic have announced plans to jointly develop, test and commercialize Merck's new organic semiconductor in Plastic Logic's displays. The production and launch of...

E-paper shipments up 417% on year in 2009, says DisplaySearch

Apr 14, 13:49

Shipments of e-paper increased to five million units in 2009, up 417% on year from 950,000 units in 2008, mainly due to the popularity of e-book readers, particularly Amazon's Kindle,...

PVI March revenues up 19% on month

Apr 12, 16:33

Prime View International (PVI) has reported March 2010 consolidated revenues of NT$1.87 billion (US$59.27 million), including results from subsidiaries such as E-Ink and Hydis, up...

Qisda solves e-book reader volume production issues, 2010 shipment projection unchanged

Apr 12, 11:17

Qisda has found solutions to issues regarding its panel materials and manufacturing processes, the company said recently. It expects a full recovery from the production glitches seen...

Apple reportedly planning a smaller-size iPad for 1Q11, says Digitimes Research

Apr 8, 14:27

Apple is reportedly scheduling a smaller 5- to 7-inch version of the iPad that is expected to launch as soon as the first quarter of 2011, according to Digitimes Research senior analyst...

Wistron to produce 6-inch e-book readers for Hong Kong publisher

Apr 1, 16:46

Wistron is cooperating with a Hong Kong-based publisher to tap China's e-book market, and plans to launch a 6-inch e-book reader in June 2010, according to industry sources.

E-book reader, cloud computing and 3D to be spotlights of Computex 2010

Mar 31, 16:19

Computex Taipei 2010, which will take place during June 1-5, is expected to have a total of 1,750 exhibitors and 4,700 booths, up from last year's 1,700 and 4,495, respectively, while...

SiPix signs with China-based publisher to tap China e-book readers market

Mar 31, 15:01

SiPix Technology, an EPD subsidiary of AU Optronics (AUO), on March 30 signed an agreement of strategic cooperation with China-based Shanghai Century Publishing Group in Shanghai...

Worldwide e-book reader shipments to reach 28 million by 2013, says Digitimes Research

Mar 24, 17:13

Global e-book reader shipments will increase from 700,000 units in 2008 to 28 million units in 2013, representing a CAGR (compound annual growth rate) of 386%, according to a recently...

Global e-book reader shipments

PVI announces flat revenue performance for February

Mar 11, 17:01

Prime View International (PVI) has announced consolidated revenues of NT$1.57 billion (US$49.45 million) for February, holding level compared to January despite fewer working days,...

Qisda reports revenues down for 2009 and February 2010

Mar 8, 11:56

Qisda has announced fourth-quarter 2009 revenues of NT$19.57 billion (US$613.93 million) and revenues for the full year of NT$79.67 billion.

CeBIT 2010: Asustek showcases E-Reader DR-900

Mar 3, 16:00

Asustek Computer is exhibiting its first e-book reader, the E-Reader DR-900, at CeBIT 2010 taking place in Hanover, Germany. The reader features a 9-inch monochrome SiPix-developed...

Asustek E-Reader DR-900 e-book reader

PVI revenues down in January

Feb 12, 09:00

Prime View International (PVI) has announced revenues of NT$1.26 billion (US$39.33 million) for January, down 6% sequentially from NT$1.31 billion, but up 154.55% on year from N$495.76...

Qisda reports January revenues of almost NT$7 billion

Feb 5, 15:55

Qisda has announced January revenues of NT$6.73 billion (US$210.08 million), down 3.6% sequentially from NT$6.98 billion, but up 22.4% on year from NT$5.5 billion.

Global e-book reader shipments may exceed 10 million units in 2010, says PVI chairman

Feb 4, 16:41

Prime View International (PVI) chairman Scott Liu has said he expects global e-book reader shipments in 2010 will have a chance to surpass 10 million since over 50 new vendors are...

PVI likely to report large profit for 4Q09

Feb 3, 14:34

Taiwan-based electrophoretic display (EPD) maker Prime View International (PVI) is expected to report a large profit for the fourth quarter of 2009 and help narrow its net loss to...

iPad will not impact China e-book reader market, says Hanwang chairman

Feb 1, 15:40

The launch of Apple's iPad will not impact China's e-book and e-book reader market, and may actually help to further promote the market, according to China-based e-book reader vendor...

Taiwan market: BenQ launches e-book platform in cooperation with eBook Japan

Jan 27, 14:56

BenQ has announced the launch of eBook Taiwan, an online integrated digital content platform for e-book readers, in the Taiwan market. The company also recently launched the own-brand...

Acer executive confirms Chrome OS netbook launch in 3Q10

Jan 26, 14:44

During a recent interview with Bloomberg, Jim Wong, senior corporate vice president and president of IT product business group at Acer, confirmed earlier Digitimes reports...

Asustek to launch two e-book readers in 2Q10, say sources

Jan 26, 11:23

Taiwan-based vendor Asustek Computer is expected to launch a 6-inch e-book reader (DR-57) and a 9-inch model (DR-950) for sale in the US and Europe markets as soon as the second quarter...

CES 2010: MSI chairman expects notebook shipments to grow more than 50% in 2010

Jan 11, 12:26

Micro-Star International (MSI) expects it notebook shipments will grow more than 50% on year in 2010, while its all-in-one PCs will also see 50-100% on-year shipment growth, according...

Joseph Hsu, MSI chairman, wearing 3D glasses

CES 2010: Samsung launch 3D LED TV, e-book readers, and Samsung Apps

Jan 8, 15:40

Samsung Electronics is showcasing its latest series of 3D-capable TVs, e-book readers and launching its Samsung Apps website at the ongoing 2010 International Consumer Electronics...

Samsung e-book reader, E6

CES 2010: Asustek conservative about smartbooks

Jan 7, 16:20

Asustek Computer chairman Jonney Shih has noted that the company is not in a rush to launch smartbook products although the company is already developing related devices. Asustek...

CES 2010: MSI to showcase dual-screen e-book reader and 3D notebook, says paper

Newswatch - Jan 4, 15:40

Micro-Star International (MSI) is expected to showcase a dual-screen e-book reader and a 3D notebook at CES 2010, which will be hosted from January 7-10 in Las Vegas, the US, according...

Shipments of 9.7-inch e-book readers to grow 300% on year in 2010, says Digitimes Research

Dec 31, 11:44

Shipments of 9.7-inch e-book readers are expected to grow 300-320% on year in 2010 and the surging demand may cause Prime View International (PVI) to face a capacity shortage, according...

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    E Ink has announced its Fina, a new thin and lightweight electronic paper display (EPD) technology. Fina will be the first EPD that will go into mass production for small to large...

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    Photo: Company, Sep 17.

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    Photo: Company, Sep 30.

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