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China market: Alibaba unveils smart speaker Tmall Genie

Jul 12, 10:15

The largest China-based e-commerce operator Alibaba has unveiled Tmall Genie, a smart speaker like Amazon Echo, Apple HomePod and Google Home, for launch in the China market at a...

Alibaba-developed smart speaker, Tmall Genie (right)

Askey to develop smart system for Taipei transportation hub

Jul 11, 11:25

Taipei has chosen Askey Computer, a wholly owned subsidiary of Asustek Computer, to develop a smart integrated system for use in a transportation hub around city's Taipei Main Stat...

askey

Taiwan to upgrade digital infrastructure

Jul 10, 18:45

The Taiwan government, under its four-year (2017-2021) Infrastructure Development Program, has announced a plan to upgrade the country's digital infrastructure with a total budget...

HTC ties up with Volkswagen to develop VR applications

Jul 10, 15:26

HTC has teamed up with Volkswagen to develop VR (virtual reality) solutions and applications for internal production and logistics operations of the German-based automaker, according...

HTC ties up with Volkswagen

Great growth potential seen for software-defined market in Greater China: Q&A with VMware executive Bernard Kwok

Jul 10, 14:05

As a leading virtualization and cloud computing infrastructure provider with a 85% share of the global virtualization software market in recent years, the US-based VMware is gearing...

Bernard Kwok, VMware's president for Greater China

Taiwan to create AI innovation ecosystem

Jul 7, 15:39

Taiwan's Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) has set aside a 5-year budget of NT$5 billion (US$165 million) specifically for developing AI (artificial intelligence) core technologies...

Intel, Qualcomm to compete fiercely in AR/VR and AI sectors

Jul 6, 22:01

Intel and Qualcomm are expected to compete neck and neck in the VR/AR and AI sectors as the two companies have continued to enhance their deployments in these areas. With new applications...

Baidu deploys Xilinx FPGAs in new public cloud acceleration services

Jul 6, 20:58

Baidu has deployed Xilinx FPGA-based application acceleration services in their public cloud, according to Xilinx. The Baidu FPGA Cloud Server, a new service in Baidu Cloud, features...

AI not designed to replace human intelligence, says SAS executive

Jul 3, 14:20

While rapid hi-tech development has created many possibilities for artificial intelligence (AI) applications, people should, however, pursue "excellent" AI performance addressing...

Taiwan boosting development of smart city solutions under Asia Silicon Valley Development Plan

Jul 3, 11:29

Taiwan's National Development Council (NDC) has devised the Asia Silicon Valley Development Plan to promote development of smart city solutions for Taiwan initially and then for export,...

Taiwan market: JPW opens first VR arcade experience store in Taipei

Jul 3, 11:08

JPW International Technology, a VR motion solution provider, has opened its first VR arcade experience store in Taipei enabling consumers to try out VR related sports, gaming, parenting...

JPW CEO Jack Tong

ARM mbed scores growing IoT developer base in Asia-Pacific

Jul 3, 10:30

The number of Asia-Pacific IoT developers using the ARM mbed platform has grown significantly to exceed one-third of the platform’s global developer community of 250,000, prompting...

Taiwan market: Microfusion pushing advertisement solutions using Microsoft Azure

Jun 30, 15:31

Taiwan-based cloud solution provider Microfusion Technology has launched its Dofi solution, targeting Taiwan's digital advertisement market.

MWC Shanghai 2017: HTC aims to cut a major chunk of China VR market

Jun 29, 16:41

HTC is highlighting its Viveport platform as well as setting up a VR arcade zone to demonstrate its HTC Vive and VR platforms for gaming, entertainment, medical/health care, education...

htc at MWC Aais 2017

Stan Shih optimistic about Taiwan AI development

Jun 29, 16:37

There is no need for Taiwan to worry about lagging behind in the development of artificial intelligence (AI), as AI development remains at a nascent stage worldwide and its major...

Acer group founder Stan Shih, third from right, poses with winners of Innovation and Startups Award

Digitimes Research: Japan government boosts development of high-precision 3D maps

Jun 29, 13:48

The Japan government, in line with the goal of realizing autonomous driving in Japan before the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, is promoting development and production of high-precision...

Robots to enhance, not replace humans in most jobs, says ARM survey

Jun 29, 11:02

Only a minority of people believe artificial intelligence (AI) will lead to rampaging, job-taking robot chaos, according to an ARM-commissioned independent global survey of nearly...

AMD launches new graphics card for machine learning

Jun 28, 16:07

AMD has announced the first product based on its Vega graphics processing unit (GPU) architecture: Radeon Vega Frontier Edition. Through its high bandwidth cache controller, the cornerstone...

AMD Radeon Vega Frontier Edition graphics card

HTC gains powerful VR development support from Apple, Google

Jun 28, 15:36

HTC is gaining powerful support to accelerate the development of its VR (virtual reality) business, as it has newly collaborated with two tech giants Apple and Google to develop VR...

Apple to support HTC Vive devices

China January-May software revenues estimated at CNY2.031 trillion, says MIIT

Jun 28, 14:37

China's software industry generated total revenues of CNY2.031 trillion (US$294.72 billion) in January-May 2017, growing 13.4% on year, according to China's Ministry of Industry and...

Taiwan lags behind in AI development

Jun 28, 11:25

Compared to US' leadership in AI (artificial intelligence) technology development, Taiwan lags far behind, according to Ho Mei-yueh, a former economicc minister and currently a presidential...

Trend Micro sets up venture capital fund

Jun 27, 18:38

Trend Micro has set up venture capital fund of US$100 million for investment in innovation start-up businesses engaged in R&D of new technologies, especially those related to...

CoolBitX Technology cooperates with KT to promote mobile e-payment platform

Jun 27, 13:29

Taiwan-based block chain FinTech developer CoolBitX Technology has cooperated with Korea Telecom (KT) to promote SLEKT, a mobile electronic payment platform jointly developed by CoolBitX...

Global VR investments in 1H17 exceed those in 2016, says HTC executive

Jun 27, 13:22

Global investments in the VR industry in the first half of 2017 already exceeded the total amount injected in 2016, according to Alvin Wang Graylin, president of HTC Vive Greater...

HTC Vive Greater China president Alvin Wang Graylin (left)

Taiwan Union Technology adopts Nexcom IoT solution

Jun 27, 12:11

Copper-clad laminate maker Taiwan Union Technology (TUT) has adopted an IoT (Internet of Things) solution developed by industrial PC maker Nexcom International for application to...

Simplified embedded system development can facilitate software, hardware integration

Jun 26, 15:41

An embedded system is a dedicated computer system integrating customized software and hardware designed for a specific function. Currently, most embedded systems are applied to industrial,...

Embedded systems

Soft-World International to extend business scope for Pay2Go

Jun 23, 10:29

Online game developer and operator Soft-World International will extend the scope of Pay2Go, its subsidiary third-party e-payment service provider, from online and mobile gaming services...

VMware NSX network virtualization solution sales booming

Jun 22, 15:13

Sales of VMware's NSX network virtualization solutions have been growing robustly since 2016 and the fast expansion of the virtualization platform products has helped push sales of...

VMware VP Davie

ARM intros enhanced DesignStart program

Jun 21, 19:10

ARM has made several enhancements to the ARM DesignStart program, providing the fastest path forward for evaluating, designing and bringing custom SoCs to market, according to the...

Taiwan market: Acer develops smart taxi operation platform

Jun 21, 10:25

Acer has developed a smart taxi operation platform for recommending hot spots, locations with potentially the most taxi passengers, for taxi drivers under Taiwan Taxi, the largest...

Acer

Alibaba to contribute data center technology to OCP

Jun 14, 11:16

China-based e-commerce giant Alibaba Group has announced plans to share with Open Compute Project (OCP) its newly-developed technology that aims to reduce energy consumption and build...

China market: JD.com starts using drones for deliveries

Jun 13, 14:51

China-based e-commerce giant JD.com has started delivery services using drones in four cities, including Xian, Chengdu and Suqian, in China, according to the company.

DJ.com demonstrating operation of its delivery drone

Alibaba to set up cloud computing data centers in India, Indonesia

Jun 13, 10:24

Alibaba Cloud, a cloud computing service subsidiary provider of the largest China-based e-commerce operator Alibaba Group Holding, will complete establishment of a cloud computing...

Creative Technology lands orders for Sound BlasterX 720 from Taiwan vendors

Jun 9, 15:34

Singapore-based Creative Technology has won adoption of it Sound BlasterX 720 software from Taiwan-based gaming device vendors including Acer, Clevo and Gigabyte Technology, according...

Creative pushing Sound BlasterX 720 in the gaming market

Connected car shipment share to rise to over 90% by 2035, says research firm

Jun 8, 16:05

With more cars beginning to support connection from smartphones, demand for connected cars has been rising and the type of vehicles are expected to account for 29.1% of overall car...

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    EZ10 driverless electric bus

    EZ10, the first autonomous-driving electric shuttle bus introduced to the Taiwan market, has begun a trial run at the campus of National Taiwan University in Taipei, according to...

    Photo: Michael Lee, DIGITIMES, Jul 13.

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    VIA ARTiGO A900 Android system

    VIA Technologies has launched the VIA ARTiGO A900 Android system. With its 3D graphics and HD video performance, I/O connectivity options, and software development tools, the VIA...

    Photo: Company, Sep 24.

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    Intel Xeon E5-2600/1600 v3 processor

    Intel has introduced the Xeon E5-2600/1600 v3 processor product families to address the requirements of diverse workloads and the rapidly evolving needs of data centers. The new processor...

    Photo: Company, Sep 11.

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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.

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Trends and forecasts for the China FPD industry, 2014-2017

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Analysis of China revised domestic semiconductor industry goals
  • Wireless broadband developments in Southeast Asia markets

    As of 2013, the 10 ASEAN nations had a total of over 700 million mobile subscriptions, with the CAGR from 2003-2013 reaching 24%. This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the various mobile broadband markets in ASEAN and looks at the respective trends in 4G LTE development for those markets.

  • 2015 global tablet demand forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report provides a 2015 forecast for the global tablet market and analyzes the strategies of key market players such as Google, Apple, Intel, and Microsoft.

  • 2015 China smartphone panel trend forecast

    This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the strategies of key China-based major panel makers BOE, Tianma and IVO for attacking the different market segments through technology and pricing, and their relationship to local vendors Huawei, Lenovo, ZTE, Xiaomi and Coolpad.