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US revised tariffs weaken competitiveness of China PV modules

Jul 10, 15:50

The US Department of Commerce has finalized the revisions to anti-dumping and anti-subsidization tariff rates originally imposed on China-based PV module makers in October 2012, hiking...

Revenues from installation of diesel generator sets to reach US$68 billion in 2024, says Navigant

Jul 8, 14:58

Used as a source of emergency standby, prime, or continuous power, diesel gensets are poised for continued growth in most regions and power classes, yet the technology is expected...

LG expected to invest over US$800 million in new OLED facilities

Jul 6, 22:07

Korea media reports are stating LG Display will invest over US$800 million to construct new small- to medium-size OLED display production facilities.

India to be second-largest smartphone market by 2017, says Strategy Analytics

Jul 2, 22:13

Worldwide smartphone sales are forecast to grow from 1.5 billion units in 2015 to a record 1.7 billion by 2017, according to Strategy Analytics. China, India and the US are the big...

Annual direct current distribution network implementation revenues expected to reach US$5.1 billion in 2024, says firm

Jul 2, 15:07

While large, centralized power plants are expected to continue to play a role in providing alternating current (AC) power to the wholesale macrogrid, there is growing momentum at...

ASE to raise US$200 million through ECB

Jun 29, 21:23

Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) has unveiled plans to raise US$200 million via an euro-convertible bond (ECB) issue, and set the conversion price of the ECBs at NT$54.55...

The market for smart urban mobility infrastructure and services expected to exceed US$25 billion in 2024, says firm

Jun 25, 14:54

In cities around the world, thoughts on mobility in urban areas are beginning to shift in light of increasing traffic congestion and its impact on the local economy, the environment,...

Revenue from annual microturbine installations expected to surpass US$1 billion by 2020

Jun 24, 14:36

Used primarily for remote power applications in the oil & gas (O&G) industry and for combined heat and power (CHP) applications in the commercial, industrial, and residential...

Merck invests US$33 million in new OLED production plant in Darmstadt

Jun 23, 21:13

With a EUR30 million (US$33.64 million) investment, Merck is strengthening its position in the OLED business and aims to be a leading supplier of OLED materials by 2018, according...

Taiwan attracts foreign direct investment of over US$1.7 billion in January-May, says MOEA

Jun 23, 12:32

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) approved 1,443 foreign direct investment projects (except from China) with a total value of US$1.718 billion in January-May 2015, respectively...

US fab tool book-to-bill ratio slips below parity

Jun 22, 23:34

The SEMI book-to-bill ratio for US manufacturers of semiconductor equipment slid to 0.99 in May 2015 after having stayed above parity for four straight months.

Global revenues from shipments of residential IoT devices expected to reach nearly US$70 billion in 2025

Jun 22, 14:44

As device manufacturers continue to embed communications technologies, sensors, and intelligence into an array of products, the residential IoT market continues to grow. Driven by...

Telecommunications network provider spending on distributed generation and energy storage technologies expected to reach US$3.4 billion in 2024, says firm

Jun 17, 14:13

Enormous growth in mobile telecommunications around the globe, coupled with the emergence of data-intensive Internet use and new network standards, has poised the telecommunications...

32GW of utility-scale solar to come online ahead of US 2017 ITC deadline, says Solarbuzz

Jun 16, 15:25

There has been a noticeable increase in the number of photovoltaic (PV) projects in the US aiming to be operational before the expiration of the 30% Federal energy investment tax...

Annual revenues of grid edge technologies for distributed energy resource integration expected to reach US$14.5 billion by 2024, says firm

Jun 12, 14:20

Market liberalization, economic pressures, and environmental regulations are currently moving the global utility industry down a path of fewer centralized power plants toward more...

China online game market projected to exceed US$24.5 billion in 2016, says MIC

Jun 8, 15:34

According to the MIC, China's online game market broke the CNY100 billion (US$16.1 billion) mark in 2014 with the value reaching CNY114.5 billion for 37.7% on-year growth. For the...

IoT integration driving new wave of competition and investment into the US$34 billion building management systems market, says firm

Jun 5, 15:30

More than eight million building management systems (BMS) will be integrated with some form of Internet of Things (IoT) platform, application or service by 2020, according to a recent...

The US energy service company market is expected to reach US$11.5 billion a year by 2024, says firm

Jun 3, 16:53

As potential energy service companies (ESCO) customers continue to grapple with emerging climate change policies, risks associated with grid reliability, and a growing awareness of...

Digitimes Research: Microsoft to partner with Acer, Lenovo and Inventec for US$169-249 Windows 10 notebooks

Jun 2, 16:07

In addition to its cooperation with Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS) to launch an 11.6-inch inexpensive notebook priced at US$179 for the education market, Microsoft is planning...

Intel to acquire Altera for US$16.7 billion

Jun 2, 11:47

Intel and Altera have jointly announced a definitive agreement under which Intel would acquire Altera for US$54 per share in an all-cash transaction valued at approximately US$16.7...

Flat panel display equipment spending forecast to reach US$9 billion in 2015, says IHS

May 29, 15:36

Revenues for flat panel display (FPD) manufacturing equipment are expected to grow for the third consecutive year to reach US$9.1 billion in 2015, according to IHS. This level of...

Avago to buy Broadcom for US$37 billion

May 29, 09:41

Avago Technologies and Broadcom have entered into a definitive agreement under which Avago will acquire Broadcom in a cash and stock transaction that values the combined company at...

NXP to sell RF power amplifier unit to JAC Capital for US$1.8 billion

May 28, 21:02

NXP Semiconductors has announced an agreement that will facilitate the sale of its RF Power business to China's state-owned Jianguang Asset Management (JAC Capital). Under the terms...

US cable performance improves, but Pay TV market headwinds remain, says IHS

May 27, 14:28

While cable operators continue to show improvement, the overall pay TV market still faces strong headwinds. According to IHS, US cable companies improved on normal quarterly losses...

Smart home security land grab will drive security monitoring services into 15 million more US homes by 2020, says ABI Research

May 25, 11:13

A growing roster of smart home services and device providers are using home security monitoring as a beachhead to introduce home automation services. In the key US market, a bellwether...

Taiwan attracts foreign direct investment of over US$1.5 billion in January-April, says MOEA

May 21, 14:49

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) has revealed it approved 1,162 foreign direct investment projects (except from China) totaling US$1.517 billion in January-April 2015,...

Vehicle-grid integration service revenues expected to total US$68 million from 2015-2024, says firm

May 20, 21:13

By participating in grid-balancing services, such as frequency regulation or demand response, PEVs can accrue revenues and increase the return on investment of the vehicle to the...

Global market for all LED lighting products will reach US$25.65 billion in 2015, says firm

May 20, 21:11

The scale of the global market for all LED lighting products will reach US$25.65 billion in 2015. And within this market, light tube and troffer/panel lights will make up US$3.44...

Packaged LED lighting revenues reached US$6.6 billion in 2014, says firm

May 20, 21:01

Packaged LED lighting revenues reached US$6.6 billion in 2014, with roughly 70% revenue generated from mid- to low-power LEDs, according to IHS.

Taiwan to closely check origin of production certificates for solar exports to Europe, US

May 20, 11:36

The Board of Foreign Trade (BOFT) under Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs on May 19 indicated that it will strictly examine origin of production certificates issued for crystalline...

US companies seize greater control over key technologies in robot-assisted surgery, says MIC

May 19, 15:04

Vendors from the US and Europe have strong R&D capabilities in medical robot development, and out of the top 30 vendors, 21 are based in the US, four in Europe and five in the...

UMC to raise US$600 million via ECB issue

May 12, 22:03

United Microelectronics (UMC) has announced plans to raise US$600 million via a Euro convertible bond (ECB) issue, which will take place on the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX) starting...

Commercial combined heat and power market expected to be worth more than US$14 billion annually by 2024, says firm

May 7, 15:01

In light of concerns about grid reliability, demand for electricity, and greenhouse gas emissions, policymakers, utilities, and building owners in a growing number of countries are...

Demand response spending expected to exceed US$1.3 billion a year by 2024, says firm

May 6, 22:03

A number of forces are driving increased adoption of demand response (DR), not only in North America but around the world. The changing resource mix in electric grids globally is...

WPG expects 2Q15 sales to rise 8-13%

May 6, 15:29

Taiwan-based IC distributor WPG Holdings expects to post revenue growth of 8.3-12.9% sequentially in the second quarter of 2015, while revenues at fellow company WT Microelectronics...

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  • 158 workers in Hsinchu Science Park laid off in November

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  • Samsung to focus more on value-added flagship TVs to offset weakening TV demand

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  • Samsung showing signs of surpassing LG Display in revenues

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  • Taiwan panel makers calling on China government for component tariff reductions

    Before Going to Press | Nov 30, 21:25

  • China LED lighting production in 2015 valued at CNY210.5 billion

    Before Going to Press | Nov 30, 21:25

  • Digitimes Research: Global tablet shipments to drop less than 5% in 2016 thanks to large-size models

    Before Going to Press | Nov 30, 21:25

  • LDK Solar may be forced to sell solar-grade silicon wafer business

    Before Going to Press | Nov 30, 21:24

  • LDK Solar's bankruptcy is due to too high debt ratio, says chairman

    Before Going to Press | Nov 30, 21:23

  • Intel pushing new entry-level PC processors in 2Q15-3Q15

    Before Going to Press | Nov 30, 21:22

  • Wistron lands cloud computing service orders from airport in Southeast Asia country

    Before Going to Press | Nov 30, 21:21

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    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 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...

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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.

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    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.

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    Microsoft Surface Pro 3 tablet/notebook

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2015 global notebook demand forecast
  • 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.