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Inventec to expand overseas production capacity

Nov 7, 11:05

ODM Inventec will expand production capacity for servers in Mexico and the Czech Republic and for PCs and smart terminal devices in India in 2017 and is evaluating the feasibility...

Inventec chairman Richard Lee

Lenovo president asks Taiwan component makers to lower prices

Nov 4, 15:46

Gianfranco Lanci, president and COO of Lenovo recently came to Taiwan to ask PC component makers, especially high-cost ones such as display panels and memory products, to lower prices...

Nextcom, Googol Technology to set up JV to manufacture robotic products

Nov 3, 11:19

Taiwan-based IPC and automation solution provider Nextcom International and China-based motion controller specialist Googol Technology will set up a joint venture in Chongqing, China...

Royal Academy of Arts, HTC to jointly present 3D printed virtual reality art

Newswatch - Nov 2, 12:15

The Royal Academy of Arts of the UK and HTC have jointly announced that they will present the first ever 3D printed artworks in virtual reality in a display Virtually Real at the...

Inventec expected to achieve 7% on-year revenue growth in 2017 thanks to AirPods orders, says paper

Newswatch - Nov 1, 14:40

Thanks to orders for Apple's AirPods earphones, Inventec's revenues are expected to grow 7% on year to reach around NT$754 billion (US$23.83 billion) in 2017, while its EPS will also...

Primax reports strong earnings for 3Q16

Newswatch - Nov 1, 11:21

Primax Electronics has reported that its net profits rallied 31% on quarter and 18% on year to NT$633.26 million (US$20.024 million) in the third quarter of 2016, buoyed by increased...

Connector maker Sinbon 3Q16 earnings ebb down

Stockwatch - Nov 1, 11:09

Connector and cable assembly maker Sinbon Electronics has reported that its net profits declined 4.6% sequentially to NT$294.2 million (US$9.303 million) in the third quarter of 2016,...

Delta sees net profits grow over 30% on quarter in 3Q16

Newswatch - Oct 28, 16:08

Delta Electronics, a supplier of power and thermal management solutions, has reported net profits of NT$5.666 billion (US$178.94 million) for the third quarter of 2016, up 31.77%...

Microsoft introduces Surface Studio, Windows 10 Creators Update

Newswatch - Oct 28, 16:01

Microsoft has unveiled a series of new products, including Surface Studio, Surface Dial and a more powerful Surface Book and plans to launch the Windows 10 Creators Update in early...

Headset maker Merry 3Q16 earnings higher than expected

Stockwatch - Oct 28, 14:18

Headset maker Merry Electronics saw its net profits increase 187% on quarter and 259% on year to NT$916 million (US$28.91 million) in the third quarter of 2016. The earnings translated...

China market: More white-box vendors step into VR device market

Oct 28, 12:08

In view of fast growing demand for VR, China-based white-box smart wearable and mobile device vendors have stepped into the development and production of head-mounted VR devices,...

Automotive electronic device ODM Tung Thih sees earnings increase in 3Q16

Newswatch - Oct 26, 11:50

Automotive electronic device ODM Tung Thih Electronic has reported a pre-tax profit of NT$134 million (US$4.23 million) for September, bringing pre-tax earnings for the third quarter...

Digitimes Research: Worldwide notebook shipments grow sequentially in 3Q16

Oct 20, 12:32

Worldwide notebook shipments (not including 2-in-1 devices) increased 8.6% sequentially in the third quarter thanks to growing demand from the enterprise sector, vendors preparing...

Notebook ODMs may see exchange losses in 3Q16, says paper

Newswatch - Oct 18, 14:41

Appreciation of the New Taiwan dollar and depreciation of the Chinese yuan are expected to create exchange losses for Taiwan ODMs in the third quarter, especially Inventec since the...

Microsoft retrieving component purchasing rights to maintain server quality

Oct 17, 15:12

Microsoft has recently become more involved in choosing specific hardware component suppliers for its datacenter servers. Microsoft used to let its ODM partners choose the component...

Apple to set up 2nd R&D center in China, says CEO

Oct 13, 15:38

Apple plans to set up a research and development center in Shenzhen, China, according to a China-based Shenzhen Economic Daily report, citing comments from Tim Cook...

Chicony Power reports brisk sales for September

Oct 13, 11:08

Power supply device maker Chicony Power Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.767 billion (US$87.478 million) for September, up 8.5% sequentially and 10.54% on year...

Foxconn subsidiary to partner with Korea-based SK C&C for logistics services, says paper

Newswatch - Oct 12, 15:53

Foxconn Electronics' (Hon Hai Precision Industry) logistics subsidiary Jusda has partnered with Korea-based SK C&C to establish a joint venture, FSK, looking to push a platform...

Compal faces strong competition for Amazon tablet orders from China-based Huaqin

Oct 12, 15:16

Compal Electronics has faced increasing competition for Amazon's tablet ODM orders from China-based Huaqin Telecom Technology. Amazon has increased ODM orders to Huaqin due to costs,...

Foxconn reports strong performance for September

Newswatch - Oct 12, 15:14

Foxconn Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$468.362 billion (US$14.817 billion) for September, up 49.78% on month and 1.62% on year.

Wistron September notebook shipments hit 2016 high

Oct 11, 20:36

ODM Wistron shipped 2.1 million notebooks in September, the highest monthly level so far in 2016 and increasing 16.7% on month, 5.4 million units in the third quarter, sequentially...

Quanta ships 3.7 million notebooks in September

Oct 11, 20:34

Quanta Computer shipped 3.7 million notebooks in September, declining 7.5% on month, according to the company.

Pegatron to make Microsoft new Surface PC products, says paper

Newswatch - Oct 11, 15:32

Microsoft is expected to announce its next-generation Surface Pro series 2-in-1 and notebook products including the Surface Pro 5, Surface Book 2 and new Surface-brand desktops (likely...

Lenovo rumored acquisition of Fujitsu PC business may benefit Compal, says paper

Newswatch - Oct 11, 13:43

Lenovo is rumored to be considering acquiring Japan-based Fujitsu's PC business and if the rumors are true, Compal Electronics is expected to benefit from new orders, according a...

Foxlink sees revenues up over 20% sequentially in September

Newswatch - Oct 11, 11:05

Foxlink Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$10.5 billion (US$333.6 million) for September, up 23% on month but down 15.9% on year.

ECS revenues drop in September

Stockwatch - Oct 6, 16:05

Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.962 billion (US$94.26 million) for September 2016, representing a 3.84% drop on month and 47.62% drop...

VR, AR, AI developments to have greater scalability, says Google Taiwan head

Oct 6, 14:16

In addition to applications related to virtual reality (AR), augmented reality (AR) and Internet of Things (IoT), the development of artificial intelligence will have a greater scalability...

Chien Lee-feng, head of Google Taiwan

Sinbon building new plant for aerospace electronic components

Oct 6, 11:41

Connector and cable assembly maker Sinbon Electronics held a groundbreaking ceremony for a new plant to be built in Maioli, western Taiwan on October 5. The new plant, which is scheduled...

Getac sees revenues hit record high in September

Stockwatch - Oct 6, 10:25

Ruggedized computing device maker Getac Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.104 billion (US$67 million) for September, increasing 18.22% on month and 34.89% on year...

Foxconn details 40,000 robots at factories, says report

Oct 5, 14:49

The Foxconn Group has installed 40,000 robots for handling manufacturing jobs at a number of its plans in China, according to a Taipei-based Central News Agency (CNA) report,...

MediaTek lands chip orders from Amazon for Echo Dot

Newswatch - Oct 5, 11:05

MediaTek reportedly has landed tablet chip orders from Amazon for production of its second generation smart home device, the Echo Dot. Shipments of the chips will peak in October-November,...

Terry Guo, Masayoshi Son, NantWorks founder to set up anti-cancer platform

Oct 4, 15:33

Terry Guo, chairman for Foxconn Electronics, Masayoshi Son, chairman for Japan-based SoftBank, and Patrick Soon-Shiang, founder of US-based NantWorks, will jointly establish Cancer...

China MIIT forms alliance to promote VR industry

Oct 4, 15:29

Under the initiative of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT), a total of 180 businesses, research institutes and academic organizations have jointly established...

BASF to expand capacity

Sep 30, 14:46

Germany-based chemical material supplier BASF is planning to expand its capacity and will establish a world-class acetylene production plant in Ludwighafen, Germany to replace its...

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)...

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    Gogoro Smartscooter

    Gogoro has announced Taipei City and New Taipei City Taiwan as the pilot market for its Smartscooter electric vehicle and Gogoro Energy Network, set to be available this summer. ...

    Photo: Company, Mar 31.

  • Seagate+Momentus+XT+drive

    Seagate Momentus XT drive

    Seagate has announced channel and OEM shipments of its Momentus XT drive, which it claims is the world's fastest 2.5-inch laptop PC hard drive combining SSD-like performance. The...

    Photo: Company, May 31.

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    Light Blue Optics projector with interactive touch screen

    Light Blue Optics (LBO) has launched a projector with a 10-inch projected interactive touch screen, the Light Touch. Light Touch is a reference product and will be made available...

    Photo: Company, Jan 8.

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    Intel Conte/T30 white-box ultra-thin notebook made by ECS

    Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) has launched Intel-designed Montevina-based white-box notebooks for regional brand vendors around the globe, according to market sources. The notebooks...

    Photo: Monica Chen, May 11.

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