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India green IT and sustainability spending to reach US$34 billion in 2014, says Gartner

Dec 18, 14:06

India's spending on green IT and sustainability initiatives will reach US$34 billion in 2014, a 14.1% increase from US$29.2 billion that was spent in 2013, according to Gartner.

US finalizes anti-dumping tariffs on Taiwan-made solar cells

Dec 18, 11:43

The US Department of Commerce on December 16 determined final anti-dumping tariff rates on Taiwan-made crystalline silicon solar cells either directly exported to the US or used in...

Digitimes Research: Average digital camera price in 5 main markets in December rises to US$366

Dec 17, 16:09

The average retail price for consumer digital still cameras (DSCs) in the UK, Germany, US, Japan and China in December hit US$366, having risen for the third consecutive month.

Global 3Q14 semiconductor equipment billings rise 15% on year, says SEMI

Dec 16, 22:05

Worldwide semiconductor manufacturing equipment billings increased 15% on year to US$8.82 billion in the third quarter of 2014, according to SEMI. However, the figure is 8% lower...

Catcher to acquire equipment sets for US$55.18 million

Stockwatch - Dec 15, 22:09

Taiwan-based chassis maker Catcher Technology's branch in Suqian, China has spent US$55.18 million to acquire equipment sets from Orion.

Digitimes Research: US server vendors see growing threat from China competitors

Dec 15, 15:33

With the server market's rapid growth and the China government's aggressive efforts to build up the country's server industry, China-based server brand vendors have all seen their...

OLED lighting market estimated around US$20 million in 2020, says IHS

Dec 12, 11:03

While OLED products have been available for some time, their comparatively high price has resulted in low shipment quantities, but with recent advancements in OLED technology, interest...

Worldwide Ethernet switch market reaches US$5.99 billion in 3Q14, says IDC

Dec 4, 15:14

The worldwide Ethernet switch market (Layer 2/3) reached a record US$5.99 billion in the third quarter of 2014, representing an increase of 4.4% on year and 4.9% on quarter. Meanwhile,...

Foxconn earns US$12.4 million from selling GoPro stock

Dec 3, 22:04

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has announced that its subsidiary Foxteq Holdings sold 211,354 shares of GoPro stock at US$75 per share and earned US$15.85 million...

JDI cuts smartphone panel pricing to below US$20

Newswatch - Dec 2, 11:59

Panel maker Japan Display (JDI) has cut pricing for smartphone panels originally priced US$20 and more to below US$20 in order to spur orders from handset vendors, most of which are...

Healthcare providers in Singapore to spend US$548 million on IT in 2014, says Gartner

Dec 1, 10:27

Healthcare providers in Singapore will spend US$548 million on IT products and services in 2014, an increase of 4% over 2013 revenues, according to Gartner. This forecast includes...

Revenues from smart meters expected to reach US$6.6 billion annually by 2023, says Navigant

Nov 27, 15:44

With deployments in North America slowing, the smart electric meter market has shifted emphasis to projects in Europe and Asia Pacific. Business activity is increasing in western...

Getac expects ruggedized mobile device shipments to grow 15%

Nov 26, 11:24

Ruggedized mobile computing solution provider Getac Technology has obtained orders for ruggedized notebooks and tablets from the US Army, US-based Pacific Gas and Electricity Company...

Getac Technology chairman James Hwang

Residential demand response revenues expected to reach US$2.3 billion annually by 2023, says firm

Nov 25, 15:35

The development of smart grid technology – particularly advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) and smart, two-way communicating thermostats – is enabling utilities in...

Revenues from energy efficient buildings in Europe expected to reach US$109 billion annually by 2023, says firm

Nov 24, 14:56

Stringent regulations that apply across the European Union (EU) have contributed to the development of a growing market for energy efficient buildings in Europe. At the same time,...

US fab tool book-to-bill ratio stays below parity, says SEMI

Nov 21, 15:09

The SEMI book-to-bill ratio for US manufacturers of semiconductor equipment came to 0.93 in October 2014, staying below parity for the second consecutive month.

Taiwan attracts foreign direct investment of nearly US$4 billion in January-October, says MOEA

Nov 21, 10:43

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) approved 2,932 foreign direct investment projects (except from China) with a total value of US$3.957 billion in January-October 2014,...

China and US boost worldwide industrial semiconductor market in 2014, says IHS

Nov 21, 10:38

Continuing strength in China and a resurgent US economy are combining to drive accelerated growth in the worldwide market for semiconductors used in industrial applications in 2014,...

Touch panel pricing to drop to US$1 per inch

Nov 20, 21:30

As China touch panel makers continue to expand production capacity they are expected to sell panels at US$1 per inch in 2015, down from US$1.13 in the second half of 2014.

TSMC buys Qualcomm Taiwan factory for US$85 million

Stockwatch - Nov 19, 15:58

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has acquired a Qualcomm factory in Longtan, northern Taiwan, for US$85 million, according to a company filing with the Taiwan Stock...

Revenues from smart grid technologies to reach US$70.2 billion by 2023, says Navigant

Nov 18, 15:56

The past two years have seen accelerating technological advancements and shifting priorities among utility industry stakeholders. The benefits of smart grid technology are becoming...

SAS considers expanding monocrystalline solar cell capacity in US or Germany

Nov 17, 22:23

Solar-grade crystalline silicon wafer maker Sino-American Silicon Products (SAS) plans to expand its annual production capacity for monocrystalline silicon solar cells by 350MWp from...

Governments in Middle East and North Africa to spend US$12.2 billion on IT in 2014, says Gartner

Nov 17, 15:57

Governments in the Middle East and North Africa will spend US$12.2 billion on IT products and services in 2014, an increase of 1.3% over 2013 revenues of US$12 billion, according...

Digitimes Research: Lenovo, Asustek to launch US$149 Chromebook

Nov 13, 12:00

Lenovo and Asustek are expected to release Chromebooks using Google-certified solutions from China-based Rockchip in the first half of 2015 at the latest, and their devices are expected...

Commentary: Are children a viable market for wearables?

Nov 12, 16:16

Several wearable device players in Europe, the US, Japan, China and Taiwan have turned their development focuses to child-use products hoping to attract demand.

Revenues from materials for advanced batteries expected to reach US$19.3 billion annually by 2023, says Navigant

Nov 11, 15:28

The battery industry is in the midst of a dramatic transformation. Long ruled by the lead-acid and primary alkaline chemistries, the market is experiencing a new wave of advanced...

North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific heading to US$8 billion in-building wireless market in the build up to 5G, says ABI Research

Nov 10, 13:17

According to research by ABI Research, North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific are heading to an estimated US$8 billion in-building wireless market as 5G advancements occur. North...

Worldwide IoT market forecast to grow from US$1.3 trillion in 2013 to US$3.04 trillion in 2020, says IDC

Nov 10, 13:12

The worldwide IoT market is forecast to grow from US$1.3 trillion in 2013 to US$3.04 trillion in 2020 with a CAGR of 13%, according to IDC.

Intel Capital invests US$62 million in 16 innovative companies

Nov 5, 15:19

Intel Capital, Intel Corporation's global investment organization, has announced at the Intel Capital Global Summit investments in 16 technology companies. Totaling approximately...

Smart grid networking and communications technologies spending expected to total nearly US$30 billion over the next 10 years, says Navigant

Nov 4, 16:00

As smart grid applications multiply, demand uppn power grid communications networks are growing and changing rapidly. As a result, the market for smart grid networking and communications...

Public IT cloud services spending to reach US$127 billion in 2018, says IDC

Nov 4, 00:42

Public IT cloud services spending will reach US$56.6 billion in 2014 and grow to more than US$127 billion in 2018, according to IDC. This represents a five-year compound annual growth...

Stepping into PV system installation in US market is a way to cope with anti-dumping tariffs, says TSEC chairman

Nov 4, 00:41

The US imposition of preliminary anti-dumping tariffs on Taiwan-made crystalline silicon solar cells has substantially hindered Taiwan-based makers' direct and indirect exports of...

Global semiconductor revenues to reach over US$400 billion in 2017, says GSA

Oct 29, 16:11

The global semiconductor industry was responsible for generating US$290 billion in annual revenues in 2012 with expectations that this number will exceed US$400 billion in 2017, according...

GSA executives

Global Pay TV market to generate US$269 billion in 2014, says ABI Research

Oct 24, 16:09

The worldwide Pay TV market is expected to surpass 920 million subscribers by the end of 2014. Overall, Pay TV average revenues per user (ARPU) are expected to drop slightly due to...

GaN LEDs in automotives to reach US$1 billion in 2014, says IHS

Oct 22, 16:10

The market for GaN packaged LEDs in automotive applications is forecast to reach the US$1 billion mark in 2014 for the first time, according to IHS.

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  • Silicon Motion expects to deliver another year of record sales

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  • Equipment maker Foxsemicon diversifying offerings

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  • Taiwan IC firms positive about demand for USB 3.1 Type-C solutions

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  • LG top TV panel supplier to China in 1H15

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  • HTC to make investment in VR application provider WEVR

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  • China imports 10,942 tons of polysilicon in June

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  • TPK revenues slip due to decline in handset touch panel shipments

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  • Digitimes Research: Taiwan 2Q15 LCD TV shipments decline 8% on year

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  • Digitimes Research: Taiwan 2Q15 small- to medium-size panel shipments drop 0.4%

    Before Going to Press | 10h 56min ago

  • High-end graphics cards become new focus for vendors

    Before Going to Press | 10h 56min ago

  • Taiwan market: TWM, FET maintain monthly price of NT$998 for unlimited 4G use

    Before Going to Press | 10h 57min ago

  • UMC expects wafer shipments to drop in 3Q15

    Before Going to Press | 10h 58min ago

  • Low order visibility for 2H15, says SPIL chairman

    Before Going to Press | 10h 58min ago

  • WearWise unveils new wearable camera

    Before Going to Press | 10h 59min ago

  • Getac launches new ruggedized tablet with improved gear

    Before Going to Press | 10h 59min ago

  • Motorola launches 3 new smartphones

    Before Going to Press | 11h ago

  • Corning announces 2Q15 core sales of US$2.5 Billion

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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.