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Taiwan to install 3 million smart power meters by 2024, says paper

Aug 29, 14:59

The Taiwan government will boost the use of smart power meters, aimming to install three million such devices by 2024, according to a Chinese-language Commercial Times report

Graphics card prices to be raised to reflect increasing memory costs

Aug 28, 15:57

Consumer demand for graphics cards may be undermined by price hikes arising from GDDR memory shortage and first-tier vendors are expected to raise their Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080/1070/1060/1050...

Global tech heavyweights actively vying for smart home market pie

Aug 28, 14:36

The market for smart home applications, particularly smart audio products, is emerging as a new major battlefield among global high-tech giants, as Amazon, Apple, Google and Xiaomi...

PCL ramping shipments of 32Gb optical transceiver modules

Aug 28, 11:44

PCL Technologies saw shipments of its 32Gb optical transceiver modules for datacenter applications increase by five-fold in the second quarter of 2017, and the order visibility of...

PCL chairman Gene Chen (left) looks to growing shipments of 32Gb transceiver modules

Optical lens suppliers benefit from rising demand for multi-lens camera phones

Aug 25, 16:03

While leading smartphone vendors, such as Apple, Samsung and many China brands, are rushing to launch smartphones with twin-lens or four-lens cameras, upstream optical lens players...

Lite-On to join Stanford digital city program

Aug 25, 12:30

EMS provider Lite-On Technology will participate in a Standford University-run digital city program in an attempt to enhance its capability in developing smart city solutions, according...

AMD Vega graphics cards in shortages

Aug 25, 11:10

AMD's new Radeon RX Vega series graphics cards, which have become available since August 15, are currently seeing tight supply in the retail channel reportedly due to an insufficient...

AMD Vega GPUs in shortages

Asustek, Acer to roll out notebooks using Intel new CPUs starting September

Aug 23, 12:59

Leading notebook vendors, such as Taiwan's Asustek Computer and Acer, and many other international brands, will roll out their new 2-in-1 and ultra-thin notebook models utilizing...

Rising graphics card demand to buoy backend houses profitability in 2H17

Aug 23, 12:06

Rising graphics card demand is expected to make a positive contribution to related backend houses' profitability in the second half of 2017, according to market sources.

Intel debuts 8th-generation Core CPUs

Aug 22, 14:15

Intel announced its eight-generation processors with the first U series designed for 2-in-1 and ultra-thin notebooks on August 21. Intel will launch models for desktops in fall.

Intel debuts new Coffee Lake processors

Competition heating up among Taiwan contact lens makers

Aug 21, 11:39

Taiwan-based contact lens makers' competition in the domestic and overseas markets has become increasingly intense, according to industry sources.

Largan Precision CEO Lin En-ping poses with contact lenses produced by Largan Medical

China market: IoT chip demand promising, says ARM CEO

Aug 18, 16:14

Shipments of ARM-based mobile chips from China-based chipmakers have been rising rapidly along with the country's fast-growing IC design industry over the past 10 years, according...

arm CEO Simon Segars

Simplo expects dramatic growth in electric bicycle battery business

Aug 18, 11:05

Battery module maker Simplo Technology expects its shipments for electric bicycles to grow over 100% on year in 2017 and will rise another 75% in 2018. Company chairman Raymond Sung...

Simplo's non-notebook battery business looks promising

UL Taiwan amid first-round IEC 62619:2017 labs

Aug 18, 10:19

Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Taiwan has disclosed its battery testing lab is among the certification body testing laboratories undertaking testing and certification for IEC 62619:2017...

Keyssa announces connectivity ecosystem involving Foxconn, Samsung

Aug 17, 10:52

Keyssa, a US-based connectivity solution provider, has announced a Connected World initiative focused on extremely high-speed data transfer between mobile devices and the increasing...

Digitimes Research: 16-line and below LiDAR sensor segment to see intense competition

Aug 16, 15:42

As automakers generally expect LiDAR (light detection and ranging) sensor prices to be below US$1,000, suppliers tend to reduce the number of laser beams and mechanical components...

Electric car vendor Thunder Power to build plants in Taiwan

Aug 16, 15:36

Hong Kong-based Thunder Power Holding has announced a new electric car in Taiwan and has also recently signed a letter of intent with a local government to establish plants for battery...

VGA RAM prices hike over 30% in August

Aug 16, 14:06

August quotes for RAMs used in VGA graphics cards have risen to US$8.50, up by 30.8% from US$6.50 in July. Both RAM industry leaders Samsung Electronics and SK Hynix have allocated...

VGA RAM in serious shortages

Concraft expects significant growth for 3Q17

Aug 16, 11:37

Connector and acoustic component maker Concraft expects consolidated revenues and gross margin for the third quarter of 2017 to see significant sequential growths.

Taiwan Chelic 2Q17 revenues rise 58% sequentially

Aug 15, 16:03

Pneumatic automation component maker Taiwan Chelic has reported its second-quarter 2017 consolidated revenues reached NT$418 million (US$14.09 million), up 58.33% sequentially, with...

Qisda hospitals in China may turn profitable in 2017

Aug 15, 11:08

EMS provider Qisda has made non-operating investment in two hospitals in eastern China - Nanjing BenQ Hospital and Suzhou BenQ Hospital, and operations of the hospitals began to break...

Qisda chairman and president Peter Chan with MiBot

Aurora nets NT$2.13 per share for 1H17

Aug 15, 10:43

Office automation (OA) machine, office furniture and 3D printer distributor Aurora has reported net EPS of NT$2.13 for January-June 2017.

Examples of 3D printing

Foxconn sees over 7% on-year growth in July revenues

Aug 14, 15:21

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has announced consolidated revenues for July at NT$315.06 billion (US$10.62 billion), down 0.02% on month, but up 7.53% on year, while...

Foxconn sees on-year revenue growth in July

Notebook lithium battery prices rising

Aug 14, 15:19

Because of increasing prices for raw materials and strong demand from the electric vehicle and smartphone market segments, lithium batteries for notebooks are expected to see another...

Notebook lithium battery prices on the rise

STSP stepping up innovation efforts for annual revenue goal of over NT$1 trillion

Aug 14, 14:18

Following 20 years of operation, Southern Taiwan Science Park (STSP) is gearing up for innovation and transformation by enforcing a spate of measures and introducing crucial members...

StarFab Accelerator and Taiwan ITRI New Venture Association to station in STSP

Taiwan professor develops radar to track bee flying

Aug 14, 11:36

A university researcher has developed a harmonic radar that can track flying of bees with body length of 1.5cm in an effort to study causes of disappearance of bees.

A bee is attached with a thin flexible chip for tracking its flying

Motherboard players see improved results in July

Aug 11, 15:28

Micro-Star International (MSI) and Gigabyte Technology saw strong graphics card shipments in July, while ASRock and Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) also saw improved results.

Motherboard/graphics card players have reported strong results for July

Hiwin sees tight capacity as orders increase

Aug 11, 15:14

Mechanical motion control component and robot maker Hiwin Technologies have obtained orders far exceeding its existing production capacity and therefore has to delay shipments and...

Hiwin Technologies chairman Eric Chuo

Lite-On Technology sees decreased July revenues

Aug 11, 10:54

EMS provider Lite-On Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$17.517 billion (US$577 million) for July, decreasing 10.32% on month and 9.57% on year.

Kinko Optical suffers net loss per share of NT$0.31 for 1H17

Aug 11, 09:33

Glass, molded glass aspherical and plastic lens maker Kinko Optical saw second-quarter 2017 business swing into net loss, leading to net loss per share of NT$0.31 for January-June.

MSI July revenues up 12.43% on year

Aug 10, 15:39

Micro-Star International (MSI) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$9.374 billion (US$309.4 million) for July 2017, representing a 5.32% drop on month and 12.43% increase on ye...

Delta Electronics reports mild increase in July revenues

Aug 10, 15:38

Delta Electronics has reported consolidated revenues of NT$19.153 billion (US$632.16 million) for July 2017, representing a 2.45% increase on month and 2.33% increase on year.

Asia Optical 2Q17 net profit hits 38-quarter high

Aug 10, 15:37

Optical lens, device and digital camera maker Asia Optical has reported second-quarter 2017 net profit of NT$196.0 million (US$6.5 million), its highest quarterly level since the...

Asia Optical chairman Robert Lai

Intel to launch top-end processors to counter AMD resurgence

Aug 10, 14:07

Intel plans to launch its 12-core Skylake-X processor, the Core i9-7920X, in late August, targeting the high-end gaming and enterprise PC market, and release other top-end Skylake-X...

High-end gaming motherboards see rising ASP

Foxlink revenues up 19.3% on year in July

Aug 9, 16:04

Foxlink has reported consolidated revenues of NT$8.654 billion (US$286.48 million) for July 2017, representing a 26.62% increase on month and 19.3% increase on year.

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    Samsung ISOCELL image sensors

    Samsung Electronics has introduced two new ISOCELL image sensors: 1.28-micrometer 12-megapixel ISOCELL Fast 2L9 with Dual Pixel technology, and ultra-small 0.9-microemter 24-megapixel...

    Photo: Company, Oct 17.

  • Canon+Selphy+CP1300

    Canon Selphy CP1300

    Canon has launched Selphy CP1300, a wireless compact photo printer, in the Taiwan market at a recommended retail price of NT$4,990 (US$165). Selphy CP1300 features maximum printing...

    Photo: Company, Oct 13.

  • Lian+Li+PC%2DQ38+Mini%2DITX+chassis

    Lian Li PC-Q38 Mini-ITX chassis

    Lian Li Industrial's new small form factor PC-Q38 Mini-ITX chassis focuses on performance per liter and offers liquid-cooling potential for those that find the PC-Q37 too big for...

    Photo: Company, Oct 2.

  • AVerMedia+CN311%2DH+4K+M%2E2+capture+card

    AVerMedia CN311-H 4K M.2 capture card

    AVerMedia has announced the availability of the CN311-H, an M.2, HDMI 1.4a 4k (4096x2160 30fps) capture card for integration in medical imaging devices, education and industrial computers...

    Photo: Company, Oct 2.

  • TI+DLP+LightCrafter+Display

    TI DLP LightCrafter Display

    Texas Instruments (TI) has developed a new 0.2-inch DLP2000 chipset and US$99 DLP LightCrafter Display 2000 evaluation module (EVM), making it more affordable to leverage DLP technology...

    Photo: Company, Sep 15.

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