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Pegatron chairman takes over TCA

Dec 20, 15:30

Acer's ex-chairman JT Wang has finished his term as the13th chairman of Taipei Computer Association (TCA), and Pegatron Technology chairman TH Tung has been elected as his successo...

Japan Display to acquire Taiwan LCM maker and establish new subsidiary in China

Dec 20, 12:23

Japan Display (JDI) has decided to make Star World Technology Corporation (STC), a Taiwa-based manufacturer of LCD modules (LCMs), into a subsidiary of Taiwan Display (TDI), JDI's...

PCB maker Apex 2013 revenues to grow more than 10%

Dec 20, 11:49

Apex International, a Thailand-based PCB maker listed on the Taiwan stock Exchange (TSE), is expected to report more than 10% growth in consolidated revenues for 2013, according to...

Global PV installation capacity to reach 40GWp in 2014, says BOE

Dec 19, 16:02

The total capacity of new PV systems installed around the world in 2013 is estimated at 34GWp, growing 9.7% on year, and global installation capacity is expected to rise to 40GWp...

Foxconn planning panel R&D center in Taiwan

Dec 19, 13:36

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) is planning to establish an R&D center in Taiwan to assist its panel and touchscreen technology R&D center in Japan, Foxconn...

Taiwan IC suppliers developing chips for MediaTek smartphone solutions

Dec 18, 21:30

MediaTek's growing shipments of smartphone solutions, which are expected to top 200 million units in 2013 and 300 million units in 2014, have encouraged Taiwan-based suppliers of...

Entire Technology to start production at PET film factory in northern Taiwan in 1Q14

Dec 18, 20:44

Diffuser plate and light guide plate maker Entire Technology will kick off production of optical-grade PET film at its new factory in northern Taiwan in the first quarter of 2014,...

Taiwan market: Windows models occupy one-third of business-use tablet sales, says Microsoft Taiwan

Dec 18, 14:52

Windows 8/8.1-based tablets including Microsoft's Surface have attained a market share of one-third in the business-use tablet segment in Taiwan, according to general manager of Microsoft...

Taiwan market: Senao to add 40-60 digital convergence stores in 2014

Dec 18, 14:08

Senao International, the operator of the Senao handset and IT retail chain in Taiwan, plans to expand its retail network around Taiwan adding 40-60 digital convergence stores to total...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan LCD driver IC revenues up over 10% in 2013

Dec 18, 11:34

Taiwan-based LCD driver IC makers as a whole will ramp up their revenues in 2013 for the second straight year, with the combined figures for the year reaching NT$87.74 billion (US$2.96...

Taiwan IC substrate suppliers see no impact from ASE production halt

Dec 17, 14:59

Taiwan-based IC substrate suppliers including Kinsus Interconnect Technology and Unimicron Technology expect no impact from a possible shutdown of Advanced Semiconductor Engineering's...

Studio A to expand retail networks in Taiwan, China

Dec 17, 14:43

Taiwan-based Studio A, an Apple premium reseller in the Asia Pacific, will expand its retail network in Taiwan and China in 2014, according to the company.

Primax lands orders for CCMs used in Amazon smartphones, say sources

Dec 17, 11:20

Primax Electronics has obtained orders from Amazon for compact camera modules (CCMs) for use in smartphones to be launched in first-half 2014, according to sources with Taiwan's supply...

Taiwan government fund offers NT$1 billion to subsidize start-ups

Dec 17, 11:14

The Taiwan government's National Development Fund has announced an NT$1 billion (US$33.7 million) project for subsidizing start-ups of qualified businesses, with the goal of helping...

ASE starts moving production equipment at offending factories to other plants, say sources

Dec 16, 21:33

Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) has begun to move some of the production equipment installed at its K5, K7 and K11 factories to other plants, in order to mitigate the impact...

Top-4 China vendors expected to ship at least 50 million smartphones each in 2014

Dec 16, 21:31

ZTE, Huawei Device, Coolpad and Lenovo, the four largest China-based smartphone vendors, are expected to ship at least 50 million units each in 2014, according to Taiwan-based supply...

Some notebook vendors consent to panel price hikes, say Taiwan makers

Dec 16, 21:20

In view of growing demand for notebooks in emerging markets and business-use models, notebook panel makers have asked for price hikes and a few notebook vendors, including Hewlett-Packard,...

Taiwan market: CHT, FET to start selling iPad Air, iPad mini with Retina display

Dec 13, 15:05

Taiwan-based telecom carriers Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) and Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET) have announced contract-bundled sale of iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina display will...

Sub 50-inch segment to take up 60% of Ultra HD TV panel output in 2014

Dec 13, 12:16

Owing mainly to promotions by China-based TV vendors, the sub-50-inch segment will account for 60% of the global Ultra HD TV panel production in 2014, according to sources with Taiwan's...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan makers to ship 35.95 million LCD TVs in 2014

Dec 13, 10:28

TPV Technology, Foxconn Electronics, Compal Electronics, Wistron, Amtran Technology and Pegatron will ship 35.95 million OEM/ODM LCD TVs in 2014, increasing 5.3% on year and accounting...

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Taiwan market: Asustek launches PadFone mini

Dec 12, 14:36

Asustek Computer on December 11 launched its PadFone mini, a combination of a 4.3-inch smartphone and 7-inch tablet, in the Taiwan market at a recommended retail price of NT$11,900...

Asustek PadFone mini

Google starts using Internet data center in Taiwan

Dec 12, 11:30

Google has inaugurated an Internet data center in the Changhua Coastal Industrial Park, central Taiwan, its 12th around the world, according to Google Taiwan.

Google vice president Joe Kava

Three China-based handset vendors increase component deliveries

Dec 11, 21:16

China-based handset vendors Xiaomi Technology, Gionee and Hisense have been taking increasing deliveries of panels and touch panels from suppliers in preparation for launching new...

Taiwan Intelligent Aerotropolis Industry Alliance formed

Dec 11, 14:47

More than 70 Taiwan-based and multinational enterprises, under the auspices of the government, on December 10 formed the Taiwan Intelligent Aerotropolis Industry Alliance to develop...

Alcatel-Lucent sets up innovation center in Taiwan

Dec 11, 11:27

Alcatel-Lucent has opened an innovation center in Taiwan to serve clients in the Asia Pacific area. It is the firm's fourth innovation center globally, the other three being in the...

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Smart device component industry is key to Taiwan economic development, says JT Wang

Dec 10, 16:03

As Taiwan has been faced with smoldering economic development, the breakthrough rests on developing industries of smart hand-held device components, according JT Wang, Acer's ex-chairman...

China market: Smart TV penetration to rise to over 70% in 2014, say Taiwan makers

Dec 10, 16:01

As China-based Internet service providers, including Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent, have partnered with LCD TV vendors to offer smart LCD TVs for sale bundled with content contracts,...

Taiwan market: Samsung introduces Galaxy J

Dec 10, 15:24

Samsung Electronics has introduced the Galaxy J into the Taiwan market after unveiling the model in Japan in November. The new model will target the high-end segment.

Galaxy J

Taiwan market: Latest iPads to launch in Taiwan later in December

Dec 10, 13:35

Apple's iPad Air and iPad mini with Retina display are reportedly likely to be launched in the Taiwan market on December 20, according to local retail channels.

Digitimes Research: Taiwan makers to see 2014 touch panel shipments up for smartphones, notebooks, down for tablets

Dec 10, 10:08

Taiwan-based makers together will ship 242.72 million smartphone touch panels, 51.81 million tablet touch panels and 17.76 million notebook touch panels in 2014, respectively increasing...

TSMC 28nm utilization rate to rebound in 1Q14

Dec 9, 21:37

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has seen its 28nm process utilization rate fall to 65-70% recently, due to a cutback of customer orders, according to industry sou...

Taiwan November export value down 4.7% sequentially, says MOF

Dec 9, 21:21

Taiwan recorded total export value of US$24.89 billion for November 2013, decreasing by 4.7% on month and remaining unchanged on year, while the corresponding total import value of...

Intel to offer tablet platforms for various segments in 2014, say Taiwan makers

Dec 9, 11:48

Intel has worked out an ambitious roadmap offering CPU platforms for entry-level to high-end tablet models in 2014, according to sources with Taiwan's tablet supply chain.

Intel

About 25% of LED chips to be used in lighting in 2013, say Taiwan makers

Dec 9, 10:27

The proportion of LED chips used in LED lighting will increase from 20% in 2012 to about 25% in 2013, Taiwan-based LED makers cited statistics as indicating.

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Global Ultra HD TV shipments in 2014 to grow to 15-20 million units, say Taiwan makers

Dec 6, 11:05

Global shipments of Ultra HD LCD TVs in 2014 will increase to 15-20 million units to take up 8-10% of all LCD TVs, with a large portion to be direct-type LED-backlit models, according...

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  • Demand for TV, STB and LED driver ICs picking up

    Before Going to Press | 9h ago

  • NCC delays approval of Ambit Microsystems 4G plans on national security concerns

    Before Going to Press | 9h 1min ago

  • Taiwan market: Cable TV digitization ratio over 50% in 1Q14, says NCC

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    Asustek ZenFone series

    Asustek Computer has unveiled in Las Vegas its latest product lineup including the Intel-based entry-level ZenFone smartphone series, the new PadFone mini smartphone, the PadFone...

    Photo: Digitimes, Jan 7.

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    Hiachieve eWonderPad tablet PC

    Taiwan-based Hiachieve Digital Technology, which provide digital contents for education purposes, has launched an education-specific tablet PC, the eWonderPad, with cloud computing...

    Photo: Company, Nov 26.

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    Samsung BX2231 21.5-inch LED monitor

    Samsung Electronics has introduced an LED-backlit LCD monitor, the BX2231, in the Taiwan market. The BX2231 features 2ms response time, 5 mega:1 contrast ratio, 1,920x1,080 resolution...

    Photo: company, Oct 7.

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    Garmin-Asus Nuvifone A10 smartphone

    Garmin-Asus has launched the Android-based Nuvifone A10 smartphone in Taiwan. Asustek Computer vice president and general manager of mobile device business, Bensen Lin, pointed...

    Photo: Company, Sep 16.

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    Optoma 3D ready projector, the DS512

    Optoma Technology has introduced four new front projectors, including three 3D ready models in Taiwan market. The DS512 projector features DLP Link technology, 120Hz 3D projection,...

    Photo: company, Sep 14.

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