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Casetek sees weaker profits in 4Q14; rumored to supply chassis for iPhones

Mar 5, 15:40

Chassis maker Casetek holding, a subsidiary of Pegatron Technology, has announced its financial results for the fourth quarter of 2014. The company achieved an EPS of just NT$4.42...

Apple to use Oxide displays for 12.9-inch iPad, sources say

Mar 5, 15:27

Apple's reported 12.9-inch iPad will come equipped with Oxide LCD display technology and will go into mass production in the third quarter of 2015, according to panel supply chain...

Nvidia invites Tesla CEO to chat on smart automobile industry at GTC 2015

Mar 5, 14:07

Nvidia has invited Telsa CEO Elon Musk to participate in its upcoming GPU Technology Conference (GTC), hosted from March 17-20 and join with its CEO Jen-Hsun Huang to have an in-depth...

Jen-Hsun Huang, Nvidia CEO

ASMedia appoints lawyers to defend patent lawsuit against VIA

Stockwatch - Mar 4, 22:16

Commenting on its lawsuit against VIA Technologies, which VIA has accused ASMedia for infringing its intellectual property rights concerning USB 3.0 in the US, ASMedia has issued...

Power supply makers aggressively pursuing EV opportunities

Mar 4, 16:13

Power supply makers and energy management solution providers including Delta Electronics, AcBel Polytech and Zippy Technology have all been aggressively pushing into the electric...

Power supply makers see potential in the EV market

Commentary: Galaxy S6 to bring significant impact on supply chains

Mar 4, 12:07

The launch of the Galaxy S6 may help Samsung Electronics revive its flagging smartphone business thanks to improvements in terms of product design and functionality. And yet, the...

MWC 2015: Intel launches new mobile SoCs, LTE solution

Mar 3, 22:14

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich has announced a series of mobile platforms including the company's new low-cost system-on-chip (SoC) for phones, phablets and tablets, a global LTE solution,...

Intel Atom x3 processor

Sysgration lands orders for electric bus-use battery modules from CSR

Mar 3, 20:50

Sysgration has obtained orders for battery modules for use in 500 electric buses from China-based maker CSR, with each module priced at CNY750,000 (US$119,590) and shipments to begin...

Ichia reports 40% on-year revenues decline during February

Stockwatch - Mar 3, 20:40

Ichia Technologies has reported consolidated revenues of NT$483 million (US$15.38 million) for February 2015, representing a 39.93% drop on month and 41.41% drop on year.

AcBel Polytech to deal out cash dividend of NT$1.60

Mar 2, 10:42

Power supply maker AcBel Polytech will distribute a dividend per share of NT$1.60 (US$0.051), all in cash, for 2014, accounting for 75.83% of the corresponding net EPS of NT$2.11,...

Samsung intros 128GB UFS storage for smartphones

Mar 2, 10:37

Samsung Electronics has announced that it is now mass producing 128GB ultra-fast embedded memory based on the Universal Flash Storage (UFS) 2.0 standard for smartphones. The new embedded...

Samsung UFS embedded memory

JEDEC publishes eMMC 5.1 standard

Feb 25, 14:59

JEDEC Solid State Technology Association has announced the publication of JESD84-B51: Embedded MultiMediaCard (eMMC), Electrical Standard (5.1). eMMC v5.1 defines new features and...

Foxlink eyeing merger with Japan-based makers, says report

Newswatch - Feb 24, 11:08

Taiwan-based electronic connector maker Foxlink (Cheng Uei Precision Industry) has planned to acquire small- to medium-size Japan-based makers to upgrade its technological capability...

Foxlink chairman optimistic about wearables and USB Type-C connectors

Feb 17, 15:43

Commenting on the company's outlook for 2015, Foxlink chairman Guo Tai-qiang has said that wearable devices and USB Type-C connectors will become growth drivers for Foxlink.

Guo Tai-qiang, Foxlink chairman

Use of helium-filled HDDs in data centers to drastically rise in 2015, says HGST president

Feb 17, 11:39

A large increase in the use of helium-filled hard disk drives (HDDs) in data centers is expected in 2015 mainly because more platters can be held in an HDD of the same volume than...

Samsung announces mass production of 14nm FinFET mobile chips

Feb 16, 18:52

Samsung Electronics has begun mass production of mobile application processors built using 14nm FinFET process technology.

Intel reportedly to delay launch of 14nm Skylake desktop CPUs

Feb 16, 15:54

Intel reportedly has informed its motherboard partners that it will delay the release of its 14nm Skylake desktop CPUs and corresponding 100-series chipsets to the end of August,...

Asustek sees decreased 4Q14 profit

Feb 16, 11:36

Asustek Computer saw net profit of NT$4.509 billion (US$143 million) for the fourth quarter of 2014 decrease by 22.41% on quarter and by 20.77% on year mainly due to loss of NT$713...

Asustek Computer CEO Jerry Shen

Cloud applications to boost storage demand: Q&A with Seagate senior sales and marketing VP BS Teh

Feb 12, 15:23

The applications, demand and service areas for the global storage device industry have seen profound changes due to the emergence of mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets,...

Seagate BS Teh

Delta Electronics sees January revenues increase

Feb 11, 13:42

Power supply maker and energy management solution provider Delta Electronics on February 10 reported consolidated revenues of NT$16.785 billion (US$529 million) for January, growing...

Notebook component suppliers ramping shipments of high-end parts to beef up profits

Feb 11, 11:34

Suppliers in the notebook component supply chain in Taiwan plan to raise shipment ratios of high-end components and parts in order to boost their profitability in 2015, according...

Transcend reports decreased revenues for January

Feb 10, 20:10

Memory module company Transcend Information has announced consolidated revenues of NT$2.11 billion (US$66.9 million) for January 2015, down 4.6% on month and 13.6% on year.

Lite-On Technology January revenues down on month, up on year

Feb 9, 21:54

EMS provider Lite-On Technology on February 9 reported consolidated revenues of NT$18.975 billion (US$599 million) for January, decreasing by 7.15% on month but increasing by 7.04%...

Robot supplier Hiwin reports sales gains for January

Newswatch - Feb 9, 11:01

Ballscrew and robot maker Hiwin Technologies saw its revenues grow 0.7% sequentially and 25% on year to NT$1.32 billion (US$41.69 million) in January driven by growing demand for...

Largan Precision sees January revenues rise 66% on year

Stockwatch - Feb 6, 15:27

Largan Precision has reported consolidated revenues of NT$4.034 billion (US$128.06 million) for January 2015, representing a 29.9% drop on month and 66.16% increase on year.

Sinbon Electronics sees increased January revenues

Feb 6, 11:47

Electronic connector maker Sinbon Electronics has reported monthly revenues of NT$1.04 billion (US$32.8 million) for January 2015, increasing 10.5% on month and 15.7% on year.

Power supply device maker Zippy ramping capacity to meet rising demand

Newswatch - Feb 5, 22:14

Taiwan-based power supply device maker Zippy Technology is ramping up its production capacity in Taiwan and the US in order to increase demand from its clients in the server and industrial...

Apple reportedly to diversify LCD driver IC suppliers

Feb 5, 20:55

Apple is looking to diversify its LCD driver IC suppliers and move away from its dependence on Synaptics (formerly Renesas SP Drivers; RSP), according to industry sources.

0.4mm thermal pipes may be used in smartphones in 2015, say Taiwan makers

Feb 5, 20:51

Notebook thermal pipe makers have further reduced diameters from 0.6mm to 0.4mm and thereby are likely to see 0.4mm pipes adopted by smartphone vendors in 2015, according to Taiwan-based...

ASRock ships 6.2 million motherboards in 2014; expects to return to 7 million units in 2015

Feb 4, 22:09

ASRock shipped 6.2 million motherboards in 2014, far below its expectation at the beginning of the year and down from 7.6 million units in 2013 as the vendor decided to not join the...

Samsung mass producing high-density ePoP memory for Smartphones

Feb 4, 20:52

Samsung Electronics has announced that the company is mass producing ePoP (embedded package on package) memory, a single memory package consisting of 3GB LPDDR3 DRAM, 32GB eMMC and...

Lite-On Technology expects 2015 operating margin to exceed 4.7%

Feb 4, 11:35

EMS provider Lite-On Technology will focus on growth in profits rather than revenues in 2015, expecting 2015 net operating margin to exceed 4.7%, according to company CEO Warren Ch...

Connector maker Aces aims to achieve annual revenues of NT$10 billion in 3 years

Feb 3, 15:50

Taiwan-based connector maker Aces Electronics is looking to achieve annual revenues of NT$10 billion (US$316.13 million) and net profit margins of 10% within three years, according...

Intel to acquire Lantiq

Feb 2, 22:05

Intel has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Lantiq, a supplier of broadband access and home networking technologies. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions...

Nokia N1 component suppliers see limited orders

Feb 2, 21:56

Although Nokia's new N1 tablet has strong demand in China, sources from related upstream component suppliers pointed out that they are still seeing weak orders from the vendor and...

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    Intel Atom x3 processor

    Intel has introduced the Atom x3 processor series (formerly codenamed SoFIA), the company's first integrated communications platform for entry and value tablets, phablets and smartphones...

    Photo: Company, Mar 4.

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    Samsung UFS embedded memory

    Samsung Electronics has announced that it is now mass producing 128GB ultra-fast embedded memory based on the Universal Flash Storage (UFS) 2.0 standard for smartphones. UFS memory...

    Photo: Company, Mar 4.

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    CES 2015: Intel Broadwell-based Core processor

    Intel has unveiled the fifth-generation Intel Core processor family built on Intel's 14nm manufacturing process during CES 2015. The CPUs provides the foundation for interactive experiences...

    Photo: Company, Jan 6.

  • Samsung+850+EVO

    Samsung 850 EVO

    Samsung Electronics has launched the 850 EVO, the latest addition to its branded solid state drive (SSD) line-up. Based on Samsung's 3-bit 3D Vertical NAND (V-NAND) technology, the...

    Photo: Company, Dec 16.

  • SanDisk+iXpand+Flash+Drive

    SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive

    SanDisk has announced the SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive, the company's first USB Flash Drive designed specifically for the iPhone and iPad. The iXpand Flash Drive is a powerful, yet...

    Photo: Company, Nov 19.

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