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Genius Electronic begins to ship 6P lens modules

Dec 8, 12:19

Genius Electronic Optical has begun shipments of 6P (six plastic lens pieces) lens modules for use in rear cameras of smartphones, according to company chairman and president Jones...

Chicony Electronics reports mild drops in November revenues

Dec 7, 18:06

Chicony Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$7.168 billion (US$238.77 million) for November 2017, representing a 1.25% drop on month and 0.67% drop on year.

ECS revenues drop on year in November

Dec 7, 18:05

Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.706 billion (US$90.14 million) for November 2017, representing a 15.41% increase on month and 4.87% drop...

Microsoft Azure adopts AMD EPYC

Dec 7, 15:39

AMD has announced the first public cloud instances powered by its EPYC processor. Microsoft Azure has deployed AMD EPYC processors in its datacenters in advance of preview for its...

AI, IoT to greatly benefit Taiwan ICT sector, says TCA chair

Dec 7, 14:14

Taiwan information and communication technology (ICT) industry has no reason to show pessimism about its future prospect, as such new tech applications as AI (artificial intelligence),...

TCA chairman Tung Tzu-hsien

Quanta strikes deal with Lumus for AR glasses

Dec 6, 20:33

Notebook ODM Quanta Computer has struck a licensing agreement with Lumus Optical l, an Israel-based developer of optical components used in AR (augmented reality) devices, for use...

Taiwan aerospace sector urged to challenge annual output of NT$1 trillion

Dec 6, 15:53

Taiwan's aerospace industry must manage to have its annual production value break through the NT$1 trillion (US$33.28 billion) mark in the next decade if it wants to absorb substantial...

Catcher looks to strong performance in 4Q17

Dec 6, 15:07

Notebook chassis maker Catcher Technology expects its performance for the fourth quarter of 2017 to be better than those recorded a quarter earlier and the same quarter of a year...

AR/VR devices expected to be Catcher's next target

Vacuum coating specialist Pragon taps into China car market

Dec 6, 14:18

Following three years of harsh operations,Taiwan-based vacuum sputtering specialist Pragon Technologies is staging a comeback with significant momentum, as it has tapped into the...

Pragon-processed car wheels

Largan November revenues highest in 2017

Dec 6, 13:37

Smartphone-use lens module maker Largan Precision has reported consolidated revenues of NT$5.616 billion (US$187 million) for November, the highest monthly level so far in 2017 with...

Computex orgainzers promote 2018 event in Vietnam, Thailand

Dec 5, 14:10

Organizers of Computex were in Vietnam and Thailand recently promoting the 2018 edition of the Taipei event, which will have a strong focus on artificial intelligence and Internet...

Altek expects 3D sensing boom in next 5-8 years

Dec 5, 11:06

Digital camera and imaging solution supplier Altek expects 3D sensing to see strong demand in the next 5-8 years, according to company chairman and CEO Alex Hsia.

Altek

Taiwan optical communication players receiving short lead-time orders from China

Dec 1, 16:15

After having experienced sluggish sales for more than one year, the China optical communication market is gradually gaining growth momentum, promoting customers there to place short...

Hinge maker SZS diversifying product lines with higher MIM capacity

Nov 30, 13:51

With the notebook industry entering a plateau period, Taiwan's leading notebook hinge maker Shin Zu Shings (SZS) is aggressively expanding product lines to include hinges for auto...

Notebook hinge maker Sinher boosting MIM self-sufficiency rate to 50%

Nov 30, 12:10

Notebook hinge maker Sinher Technology is installing two more batch furnaces to expand in-house MIM (metal injection molding) production capacity to meet growing demand, bringing...

Sinher Technology chairman Su Ding-hong

Nextronics to ship up to 800,000 connectors for cardiac catheterization in 2017

Nov 29, 16:39

Nextronics Engineering, a maker of connectors for industrial computing and optical communication devices, extended production to medical applications in 2009. It shipped 680,000 disposable...

Xiaomi, Baidu to jointly develop integrated IoT/AI ecosystem

Nov 29, 15:16

Xiaomi Technology has teamed up with Internet service provider Baidu to jointly develop an integrated IoT+AI ecosystem in China. The hardware-software integrated ecosystem will be...

Connected devices on Xiaomi IoT platform

Chassis maker In Win looks to turn profitable in 2018

Nov 29, 14:30

Computer chassis maker In Win Development is expected to swing back to profitability in 2018 as the company has shifted its production focus to power supply products, IPCs, servers...

Earphone brand 1More achieves 40 million shipments milestone

Nov 28, 16:18

China-based earphone brand 1More, a Xiaomi Technology-invested company, sold over 40 million earphones worldwide from August 2013 to July 2017 and is expected to be able to maintain...

Delta showcases IIoT solutions for smart manufacturing in Nuremberg

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...

Server shipments weaker than expected in 2H17

Nov 28, 15:24

Demand for Intel Purley-based servers has not grown as strong as expected in the second half of 2017 with some brand vendors seeing their shipments reaching only half of their original...

Server demand falls short of expectation in 2H17

DJI dominates drone market, says VP

Nov 28, 15:13

China-based Da-Jiang Innovations Science and Technology (DJI) has kept developing innovative drone models for various applications and has occupied over 70% of the global consumer...

Taiwan market: Xiaomi to accelerate business operation

Nov 28, 14:54

Xiaomi Technology will further enhance its presence in the Taiwan market in 2018 by expanding the number its retail shops and introducing more smart household appliances into the...

Taiwan motherboard makers stop accepting low-margin desktop OEM orders

Nov 28, 12:32

Some Taiwan-based motherboard makers who provide desktop OEM/ODM services to brand PC vendors have decided to stop taking low-margin OEM orders, and instead have either reduced their...

MediaTek launches chipset supporting NB-IoT

Nov 27, 13:03

MediaTek has announced its newest chipset, the MT2621 dual-mode system-on-chip (SoC) designed for Internet of Things (IoT) applications with both narrow band IoT (NB-IoT) Release...

Genius improving yield rates for iPhone X lens modules, say sources

Nov 27, 10:58

Genius Electronic Optical is actively hiking yield rates for two lens modules - a 7-megapixel one and a 3D sensing one - for front cameras of iPhone X, which is likely to help improve...

Kinko developing receiver optical lenses for 3D sensing

Nov 27, 10:47

Kinko Optical is developing receiver optical lenses for 3D sensing, which is expected to see fast growing adoption by smartphone vdndors, according to company chairman Kent Chen.

Kinko Optical chairman Kent Chen (standing) at an investor confernece

Lite-On Tech develops IoT-based smart-home products

Nov 23, 16:09

EMS provider Lite-On Technology has disclosed it has been developing IoT (Internet of Things)-based smart-home product lines, such as devices for smart lighting and smart energy ma...

Lite-On's IoT-based smart-home devices

IT spending in India to reach US$87.1 billion in 2018, says Gartner

Nov 23, 16:05

India IT spending is projected to total US$87.1 billion in 2018, an increase of 9.2% from 2017 estimated spending of US$79.7 billion, according to Gartner.

Automation market full of opportunities, says Aurotek executive

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...

Aurotekˇ¦s Special Assistance to Chairman Nelson Chang

Western Europe printer market declines in 3Q17, says IDC

Nov 23, 15:41

The Western European printer and multifunction (MFP) market decreased by 3.2% on year in unit terms in third-quarter 2017, accordinng to IDC. There were negative sales performances...

NPO MLCC tight supply lingers due to booming demand

Nov 23, 15:05

The market supply of MLCC (multi-layer ceramic capacitors) has remained tight, especially NPO models, due to increasing demand from the mobile-device fast charging and wireless charging...

MLCC remains in tight supply

Competition heating up in Asia Pacific gaming notebook market

Nov 23, 13:51

Based on global shipments of Nvidia GeForce GTX series, about 5.5 million gaming notebooks will be shipped globally in 2017, up from 4.5 million units in 2016, with Asustek and Micro-Star...

Gaming facilities increasingly popular

Asustek to remain top motherboard vendor in 2018

Nov 21, 13:16

Asustek Computer is expected to stay in lead in the motherboard market in 2018 despite weakening overall demand, while its graphics card shipments have also been picking up during...

Asustek to stay firmly at the top in the motherboard market in 2018

More China entry-level VR, smartphone vendors to exit markets

Nov 20, 15:25

Almost half of China's brand vendors of entry-level to mid-range VR (virtual reality) devices and smartphones have been forced to quit the markets, as the price gaps of their products...

Ledtech ramping up low-temperature LED lighting capacity
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    Toshiba MD06ACA-V

    Toshiba America Electronic Components has unveiled the MD06ACA-V, the latest addition to its SV series line-up of 3.5-inch hard drives for surveillance applications. The new models...

    Photo: Company, Dec 4.

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    Sharp 8C-B60A

    Sharp's 8C-B60A 8K (60p) professional camcorder integrates capabilities for video shooting and recording, playback, and line output. The 8C-B60A was developed with technical cooperation...

    Photo: Company, Dec 4.

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    MSI Infinite X

    MSI has expanded its Infinite gaming desktop series with its first device featuring the Intel 8th generation processors, the MSI Infinite X. This desktop is equipped with MSI's own...

    Photo: Company, Nov 28.

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    Alfamation tester for automotive wireless chargers

    Alfamation has announced a new test system for manufacturing quality control of in-car wireless chargers. The new tester supports different charging standards, including Qi, PMA,...

    Photo: Company, Nov 15.

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    Micron 32GB NVDIMM-N

    Micron Technology's new 32GB NVDIMM-N offers twice the capacity of existing NVDIMMs, providing system designers with new flexibility to work with larger data sets in fast persistent...

    Photo: Company, Nov 14.

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