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Automotive LED market worth US$2.29 billion in 2020 due to stable prices and volume, says LEDinside

Dec 28, 15:03

LED makers are branching into the niche application markets as the competition in their industry expands. Currently, entering the automotive LED market is regarded as a "blue...

Unity Opto LED light bulb shipments to Europe to reach US$3-4 million in 4Q15, says paper

Newswatch - Dec 24, 10:56

LED packaging service provider Unity Opto Technology is expected to ship US$3-4 million worth of LED light bulbs to Europe in the fourth quarter of 2015 and eyes to ship a total of...

ASE seeking to buy another 25% stake in SPIL

Dec 23, 11:51

Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE), which has already purchased 25% shares of Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL), has announced new plans to acquire another 25% stake in...

Taiwan attracts foreign direct investment of over US$4.1 billion in January-November, says MOEA

Dec 21, 21:26

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) approved 3,412 foreign direct investment projects (except from China) with a total value of US$4.128 billion in January-November 2015,...

US extension of solar investment tax credit expected to decrease US PV installation capacity in 2016

Dec 21, 16:05

The US senate has decided to extend solar investment tax credit for five years and this is expected to result in reductions in US PV installation capacity in 2016 from the originally...

Solar ITC extension will halt installation rush in the US and stabilize global PV market growth, says EnergyTrend

Dec 18, 14:56

The US House of Representatives passed an amendment to extend the solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC) on December 16. The extension, which is part of a tax and spending package, is...

Consumer robotics market to hit US$17 billion in 2025, says ABI Research

Dec 16, 15:05

According to ABI Research, the consumer robotics market is set to close out 2015 at 33 million shipments with total revenues of US$3.5 billion. By 2025, both shipments and revenues...

Building energy management system revenues expected to reach US$10.8 billion in 2024, says Navigant

Dec 15, 21:30

Buildings are becoming data-rich environments as owners and key decision makers continue to invest in a variety of solutions that embody the technology foundation of the Internet...

Virtual reality investments total US$200 million in 1H15, says MIC

Dec 15, 15:29

The Oculus acquisition by Facebook for US$2 billion in 2014 has triggered an investment spree for VR (virtual reality). According to MIC, of the total investment value of US$800 million...

Public cloud services in the Middle East and North Africa to reach US$880 million in 2016, says Gartner

Dec 15, 15:15

The public cloud services market in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is projected to grow to 19.3% in 2016 to total US$880 million, up from an estimated US$737 million...

IoT spending forecast to reach nearly US$1.3 trillion in 2019 led by widespread initiatives across Asia Pacific, says firm

Dec 14, 13:44

According to IDC, worldwide spending on the Internet of Things (IoT) will grow at a 17% CAGR from US$698.6 billion in 2015 to nearly US$1.3 trillion in 2019.

One-third of US households will have 4K TVs in 2019, says IHS

Dec 11, 11:43

Ultra HD (4K) LCD panels have recently experienced steep price declines, allowing 4K TV set prices to fall significantly and increasing consumer adoption and household penetration...

Korea large area AMOLED manufacturing equipment market to record US$ 8.64 billion for next 5 years, says UBI Research

Dec 11, 11:16

The complementary investment market in Korea for OLED manufacturing equipment is expected to record US$8.64 billion between 2016-2020, according to UBI Research,

Revenues for meter data management systems and analytics expected to reach US$1.7 billion in 2024, says Navigant

Dec 10, 14:25

The increasing volume of smart electric meter data and new applications that rely on these data, including demand-side management and grid optimization, are driving the need for enhanced...

Global OLED market expected to reach US$37.2 billion by 2020, says firm

Dec 10, 14:18

According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, the global OLED market is estimated to generate revenues of US$37.2 billion by 2020, registering a CAGR of 18.3% during...

Asia pure-play foundries to generate combined US$40 billion in 2016, says TrendForce

Dec 9, 20:12

Combined revenues of Asia-based pure-play semiconductor foundries are forecast to exceed US$36 billion in 2015, and top US$40 billion in 2016, according to a report from TrendForce...

UV LED market to reach US$356 million by 2020, says report

Dec 3, 14:35

LED vendors are now looking to develop niche applications that can provide higher margins, as price competition in the LED lighting market has become too strong. Among niche applications,...

US$1.6 billion market forecast for chemical materials used to make LCD panels in 2015, says IHS

Dec 2, 13:54

The market for the four primary chemical materials used in TFT LCD production is expected to reach US$1.6 billion in 2015. Revenues from sales of etchant alone, used for electrode...

US court fines Epistar US$9.3 million for patent infringement

Nov 27, 11:18

The jury of a US district court in Massachusetts has made a preliminary decision to fine Taiwan-based LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar US$9.3 million for infringing US patent...

Korea government to invest US$110 million into wearables development, says report

Nov 26, 14:31

The Korea government has announced from 2016 it will invest US$110 million over a five-year period into developing materials and components for wearable products, according to Korea-based...

Global revenues from diesel generator set installations expected to total US$538 billion from 2015-2024, says report

Nov 24, 14:12

Reciprocating engine-based diesel gensets are among the fastest-selling, least expensive distributed generation (DG) technologies in the world and cover many specialized segments...

Taiwan attracts foreign direct investment of nearly US$3.7 billion in January-October, says MOEA

Nov 23, 11:13

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) approved 3,118 foreign direct investment projects (except from China) with a total value of US$3.689 billion in January-October 2015,...

US fab tool book-to-bill ratio slips in October, says SEMI

Nov 23, 11:03

The SEMI book-to-bill ratio for US manufacturers of semiconductor equipment slid to 0.98 in October 2015 after having stayed above parity for three straight months.

Augmented reality on the rise with total market worth to reach US$100 billion by 2020, says ABI Research

Nov 20, 12:33

Augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) continue to be hot topics in the technology industry. While VR continues to make waves in the press, AR will prove to be the bigger...

LG Display to invest US$4 billion in new OLED fab, says report

Nov 19, 16:04

LG Display plans to invest upwards of US$4 billion in new OLED facilities to meet expected market demand as of 2017 onwards, according to a new report from Korea-based Digital...

Global revenues from submarine electricity projects expected to total nearly US$230 billion from 2015-2024, says Navigant

Nov 19, 14:34

Submarine electricity transmission systems are increasingly being used for both long and short hauls in undersea, lake, and river interconnection projects globally, and many systems...

ON Semiconductor to acquire Fairchild for US$2.4 billion

Nov 19, 10:39

ON Semiconductor and Fairchild Semiconductor International have entered into an agreement for ON Semiconductor to acquire Fairchild for US$20.00 per share in an all cash transaction...

Revenues from direct current distribution network implementation expected to total US$33 billion from 2015-2024, says Navigant

Nov 18, 14:45

The market for direct current (DC) distribution networks encompasses several disparate opportunities, including telecommunications towers, data centers, and grid-tied commercial buildings,...

Global commercial building automation market revenues will reach US$45 billion by 2021, says firm

Nov 16, 15:31

The building automation market will experience steady but incremental growth over the next five years, generating US$45 billion in 2021, according to ABI Research. Europe will be...

LED lighting market to reach US$30.5 billion in 2016, says firm

Nov 13, 14:47

The scale of the LED lighting market will reach US$25.7 billion in 2015 and expand to US$30.5 billion in 2016. The penetration rate of LED lighting is also projected to climb from...

Vehicle display market to reach US$72 billion in 2020, says IEK

Nov 13, 13:54

The vehicle display market is expected to climb to US$7.2 billion in 2020, up from US$5.5 billion in 2015, due to increased demand for smart cars in addition to IoT services in new...

Revenues from microturbine installations expected to total more than US$10 billion from 2015-2024, says Navigant

Nov 13, 12:04

Still an emerging technology in the distributed generation (DG) market, microturbines are benefiting from an accelerating shift away from centralized generation. Microturbines today...

Prices of LED light bulbs bounce back slightly in October as aggressive pricing put on hold in the US and Europe, says LEDinside

Nov 13, 11:54

According to LEDinside, the global average price of 40W replacement LED light bulbs rose 2.8% to US$11.10 in October, while 60W replacement bulbs rose 3.5% to US$15. LEDinside analyst...

The market for smart urban mobility infrastructure and services expected to total US$144 million from 2015-2024, says firm

Nov 12, 14:48

Cities have long been focal points for clean, efficient transportation choices given the demands placed on them by large, densely located populations and the adverse quality of life...

Giga Solar to float US$125 million overseas convertible bonds

Nov 12, 11:30

PV conductive paste maker Giga Solar Materials has decided to issue overseas zero-interest unsecure convertible bonds of up to five years with total value of US$125 million.

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    Aidmics uHandy mobile microscope

    Several Taiwan-based start-up companies were at Computex 2015's Meet the Future exhibition zone and among them was Aidmics Biotechnology. The company showcased its inspection products...

    Photo: Julian Ho, Digitimes, Jun 10.

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    Amazon Fire HD tablets

    Amazon has announced its new Fire HD tablet, which features a quad-core processor, front and rear-facing cameras and an HD display. The new Fire HD tablets are available in two sizes...

    Photo: Company, Sep 22.

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    Amazon Fire HDX tablet

    Amazon's new Fire HDX 8.9 combines a light design and a HDX display with a new processor, Dolby Atmos and Dolby Audio, and new Fire OS 4 (Sangria) features and services. The new...

    Photo: Company, Sep 22.

  • Apple+iPod+touch+with+5MP+iSight+camera

    Apple iPod touch with 5MP iSight camera

    Apple has announced its 16GB iPod touch is now available in several colors and equipped with a 5-megapixel iSight camera. The entire iPod touch lineup features the 5-megapixel iSight...

    Photo: Company, Jun 27.

  • Microsoft+Surface+Pro+3+tablet%2Fnotebook

    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.

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  • 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.