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Digitimes Research: Microsoft facing difficulties in 3 major segments

Apr 21, 14:31

Microsoft's operating system business has been seeing internal conflicts and external threats in areas such as technology development, partner relations and operating model. Without...

PChome Online to operate auction site in the US

Apr 17, 14:40

PChome Online, a web portal and e-commerce operator in Taiwan, will have its US-based subsidiary PChome US start C2C (customer to customer) online auction business operations in the...

Soft-World, Gamania 1Q14 revenues hit records

Stockwatch - Apr 11, 10:54

Soft-World International and Gamania Digital Entertainment, two online game developers/operators in Taiwan, generated their highest quarterly consolidated revenues at NT$4.497 billion...

Microsoft and MediaTek rumored to be looking to push Windows tablets in the China white-box tablet market

Apr 7, 21:33

Microsoft reportedly has been aggressively trying to persuade MediaTek to push Windows-based tablets in China's white-box market and with the software giant's announcement of offering...

Worldwide software market grew 4.8% in 2013, says Gartner

Apr 1, 14:49

Worldwide software revenues totaled US$407.3 billion in 2013, a 4.8% increase from 2012 revenues of US$388.5 billion, according to Gartner.

Maintenance analytics to generate US$24.7 billion in 2019, says ABI Research

Mar 31, 14:39

Revenues from maintenance analytics will total US$9.1 billion in 2014. Following a CAGR of 22%, the market's size will reach US$24.7 billion in 2019, driven largely by adoption of...

China software industry posts January-February revenues over CNY466 billion, says MIIT

Mar 31, 10:07

China's software industry generated total revenues of CNY466.664 billion (US$76.89 billion) in January-February 2014, growing 21.5% on year, according to statistics from the Ministry...

Soft-World nets NT$3.01 per share in 2013

Mar 27, 14:07

Online game developer/operator Soft-World International has reported consolidated revenues of NT$11.016 billion (US$369 million), net profit of NT$369 million and EPS of NT$3.01 for...

Microsoft and Dell sign patent licensing agreement

Mar 27, 11:41

Microsoft and Dell have announced a patent licensing agreement allowing the companies to share technology and build on each other's innovations. It is the continuation of a nearly...

Systex, CyberLink to deal out dividends for 2013

Stockwatch - Mar 24, 12:02

IT management solution and hardware/software integration service provider Systex will distribute a cash dividend per share of NT$3 (US$0.10) for 2013, accounting for 85.47% of the...

Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom, Trend Micro cooperate to launch free mobile security software

Mar 19, 15:41

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) on March 18 announced the launch of one-year free security software to prevent smartphone and tablet users from viruses, fraud, and theft, through cooperation...

Digitimes Research: Google shifts focus to large-size tablet competition

Mar 18, 15:49

Digitimes Research has learned that Google is set to release at least two Nexus tablets in 2014 with an 8.9-inch model already under development and set to enter mass production in...

China market: Second-tier China handset vendors plan to request anti-trust probe into Android licensing

Mar 18, 14:38

Some second-tier and small China-based handset vendors feel that Google has unreasonably high charges for some applications under the Android platform, and therefore plan to request...

China market: B2C transactions top CNY194 billion in 4Q13, says Analysys

Mar 11, 14:22

In the China market, B2C (business to customer) shopping portals generated total sales of CNY194.65 billion (US$31.95 billion) during the fourth quarter of 2013, growing 19.9% on...

Gamania February revenues hit record

Mar 11, 11:55

Gamania Digital Entertainment, a Taiwan-based online game developer/operator, has reported consolidated revenues of NT$853 million (US$28.2 million) for February, a record monthly...

Baidu 4Q13 revenues up 50.3% on year

Mar 3, 10:33

The largest China-based search engine Baidu saw consolidated revenues of CNY9.523 billion (US$1.573 billion) for the fourth quarter of 2013, up 50.3% on year, according to the comp...

China market: B2B e-commerce trades in 2013 valued at CNY16.98 billion, says Analysys

Feb 27, 16:12

In the China market, B2B e-commerce services generated total sales value of CNY16.98 billion (US$2.76 billion) in 2013, growing 25.1% on year, according to China-based consulting...

Microsoft to lower Windows 8.1 licensing fees for entry-level PCs, say Taiwan makers

Feb 24, 15:31

Microsoft plans to further decrease Windows 8.1 licensing rates for entry-level PCs priced below US$250 and tablets, from nearly US$50 currently to about US$15, according to Taiwan-based...

Mozilla announces future plans for Firefox OS

Feb 24, 15:27

Mozilla has demonstrated its Firefox OS open mobile ecosystem at a press event on the eve of Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The event introduced seven new commercial Firefox...

Insyde sees large drop in 2013 pre-tax profit due to shrinking global notebook demand

Feb 24, 10:15

Taiwan-based UEFI BIOS solution developer Insyde Software posted pre-tax profit of NT$40.3 million (US$1.35 million) for 2013, slipping on year by 75.64% due to decreased global notebook...

China market: Keyword search advertising valued at CNY11.42 billion in 4Q13, says Analysys

Feb 21, 09:40

Online search engines in the China market generated total revenues of CNY11.42 billion (US$1.87 billion) for keyword search advertising services in the fourth quarter of 2013, increasing...

China market: Third-party e-payments top CNY1.8 trillion in 4Q13, says Analysys

Feb 20, 13:59

In the China market, third-party e-payment services generated a total transaction value of CNY1.864 trillion (US$306 billion) in fourth quarter of 2013, rising 23.5% on quarter and...

China market: Online advertising valued at CNY 30.07 billion in 4Q13, says Analysys

Feb 20, 13:56

Providers of online advertising services in the China market generated total revenue of CNY30.07 billion (US$4.94 billion) during the fourth quarter of 2013, growing 4.5% on quarter...

Taiwan NFC market to take off in 3Q15, says Smart Catch

Feb 14, 14:01

Demand for smartphone-based NFC services in the Taiwan market is expected to take off in the third quarter of 2015, according to Taiwan-based TSM (trusted service management) platform...

CyberLink to focus 2014 operations on 3 new business models

Feb 14, 10:30

Multimedia software solution developer CyberLink will focus business operations on three new business models, cloud software subscriptions, advertising on MoovieLive and DirectorZone...

Microsoft to unveil new mobile devices running on integrated OS, say sources

Feb 13, 15:05

Microsoft is expected to unveil an array of new mobile devices with display sizes below 8.5-inch running on an integrated OS derived from Windows RT and Windows Phone in June, according...

Acer reaches 1 million AcerCloud users

Feb 6, 16:08

Acer has reached more than one million users of its AcerCloud personal cloud computing services, according to company general manager Maverick Shih for BYOC (Build Your Own Cloud)...

Soft-World expected to see 2014 revenues of NT$13 billion

Jan 28, 15:00

Taiwan's largest online game developer/operator Soft-World International is expected to generate consolidated revenues of NT$13 billion (US$433 million) for 2014, growing 17.8% on...

Taipei Game Show 2014 opens

Jan 24, 16:40

The Taipei Game Show 2014, January 23-27, will host 96 exhibitors and nearly 1,000 booths, according to organizer the Taipei Computer Association (TCA).

China-developed OS unveiled, Android device vendors watching

Jan 21, 20:46

China Operating System (COS), developed by China-based Lian Tong Network Communication Technology (Shanghai) and the Institute of Software under the Chinese Academy of Sciences for...

Terry Guo promotes biomedical development through cooperation with NTU

Jan 17, 16:07

Terry Guo, chairman of the Foxconn Group, in his capacity as founder of Yong Lin Health Care Foundation, has signed with National Taiwan University (NTU) for cooperation to boost...

Taiwan market: Gomaji 2013 revenues nearly double on year

Jan 17, 14:37

Gomaji, currently the largest operator of online group buying services in the Taiwan market, generated revenues of NT$3.1 billion (US$104 million) for 2013, hiking 93.8% on year,...

MacroWell OMG, Cayenne form strategic partnership

Jan 14, 14:30

Taiwan-based online gaming service providers MacroWell OMG Digital Entertainment and Cayenne Entertainment Technology have announced a strategic partnership.

Addcn Technology sets IPO price of NT$240 per share

Jan 14, 14:11

Taiwan-based online trading service provider Addcn Technology on January 13 set a price of NT$240 (US$8) per share for its IPO listing on the local over-the-counter (OTC) stock market...

Acer partners with PChomePay

Jan 8, 15:05

Acer has announced a strategic partnership with PChome Group through investing in PChomePay, a provider of third-party e-payment services, for a 15.6% stake, marking Acer's debut...

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    Microsoft Surface Pro 3 tablet/notebook

    Microsoft has introduced the Surface Pro 3, a tablet and also a notebook. The device has multiple processor, RAM and storage options intersect with a design that, with a simple snap...

    Photo: Company, May 22.

  • Microsoft+Surface+tablet+PC

    Microsoft Surface tablet PC

    Microsoft has unveiled the Surface table PC for Windows. Conceived, designed and engineered entirely by Microsoft employees, Surface sports a full-sized USB port and a 16:9 aspect...

    Photo: Company, Jun 19.

  • Apple+iCloud

    Apple iCloud

    Apple has introduced iCloud, a set of free new cloud services that work with applications on the iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac or PC to automatically and wirelessly store content...

    Photo: Company, Jun 9.

  • HTC+ChaCha%2C+Salsa

    HTC ChaCha, Salsa

    HTC has announced two new phones - the ChaCha and Salsa - which target the social network segment with a dedicated Facebook button for one-touch access. The Facebook button on the...

    Photo: Company, Feb 22.

  • Sony+full+HD+Google+TV

    Sony full HD Google TV

    Sony has introduced its Internet TV line featuring four LCD HDTVs with built-in Google TV. The product line includes the 24-inch NSX-24GT1 (US$599.99), the 32-inch NSX-32GT1 (US$799.99),...

    Photo: company, Oct 15.

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Greater China touch panel shipment forecast through 2015
  • 2014 global high brightness LED market, trends and shipment forecast

    For the global LED lighting market, the market size will reach US$25.82 billion in 2014 or a market penetration rate of 23.4%. This is attributable to exponential shipment growth for light bulbs, tubes, and directional lamps.

  • Greater China touch panel shipment forecast through 2015

    This Special Report provides forecasts through 2015 for Greater China touch panel shipments with breakdowns based on technology (glass, film, resistive), application (smartphone, NB and tablet) and by firm.

  • 2014 global tablet demand forecast

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