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  • Last update: Wednesday 4 November 2015 [13 news items]

Taiwan startup Appier lands funding from global investors

Newswatch - Nov 4, 11:00

Taiwan-based startup Appier has successfully closed US$23 million in Series B funding from Sequoia Capital, UOB Venture Management, TransLink Capital, JAFCO Asia and MediaTek Ventures,...

Appier management team

Digitimes Research: Startup UPQ, Sony, Kyocera highlights of Japan portable CE market in 3Q15

Oct 1, 15:59

Japan's portable consumer electronics market in the third quarter of 2015 was highlighted by the rise of innovative startup UPQ, Sony's introduction of H.ear headsets, and Kyocera's...

Acer pushing investments in startups

Jul 31, 14:54

Acer has announced to cooperate with Taiwan's Small and Medium Enterprise Administration, Ministry of Economic Affairs, which will be represented by Institute for Information Industry...

Computex 2015: Startup company Endless pushing PC for developing countries

Jun 4, 15:51

Startup company Endless, an operating system developer, has participated at Computex 2015 showcasing its first product, the Endless PC, priced from US$169-229, targeting mainly developing...

The Endless PC

Alibaba to set up venture capital fund in Taiwan

Mar 3, 14:21

China-based Alibaba Group has said it plans to set up a NT$10 billion (US$319 million) non-profit venture capital fund in Taiwan to finance local young entrepreneurs to build up a...

Jack Ma, founder and CEO, Alibaba

Startup offers USB 3.0 PHY IP on TSMC 40nm

Apr 19, 11:47

M31 Technology, a Taiwan-based silicon IP startup, has announced that its USB 3.0 PHY (physical layer interface) technology is silicon proven on TSMC's 40nm HKMG technology node....

M31 Technology chairman and CEO HP Lin

Turning C code into silicon in 8-16 weeks: Q&A with semi startup Algotochip

May 4, 15:53

Silicon Valley startup Algotochip specializes in architecting and implementing all aspects of a complete digital solution directly from the C-based algorithm of its customers, and...

Algotochip CTO Satish Padmanabhan (left) and company VP of operations Mike Hong

Analog/mixed-signal IC startup contracts TSMC for Class-D amplifiers

Mar 15, 16:30

NeoEnergy Microelectronics (NEM), a startup IC design company specializing in analog and mixed-signal chips, has released a Class-D audio power amplifier targeting slim type digital...

FPGA startup contracts Intel for 22nm chips

Feb 22, 15:52

FPGA startup Tabula has confirmed previous speculation that it is implementing a family of 3D programmable logic devices (3PLDs) manufactured by Intel using its 22nm manufacturing...

TSMC not afraid of possible Intel threat

Nov 2, 02:25

FPGA startup Achronix Semiconductor's recent announcement that Intel will make 22nm chips for it has sparked speculation that the chip giant is looking to share the higher end segment...

SSD startup finds its niche

Oct 4, 15:06

The clear advantages of solid-state drives (SSD) over traditional hard drives, such as low vibration sensitivity and high shock resistance, draws more attention from military, industrial...

Memoright president Alex Kuo

Flash startup Violin Memory draws investment from Toshiba

Apr 2, 08:49

Toshiba has made a significant investment in Violin Memory, which specializes in scalable memory appliances for large dataset applications, according to the California-headquartered...

CMP material startup gains verification from Taiwan foundry

Jan 18, 15:51

Fulltrol Precision Materials, a Taiwan-based startup that makes chemical mechanical planarization (CMP) materials, has obtained certification for its CMP pads from an unspecified...

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    NextDrive Plug wireless USB device manager

    Taiwan-based startup company NextDrive has showcased its latest innovation, the NextDrive Plug at Computex 2015, allowing users to plug in their USB-based IT devices such as hard...

    Photo: Joseph Tsai, Jun 10.

China Internet TV and OTT market developments
2015 China smartphone panel trend forecast

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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.