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US reaches milestone of 10GW solar photovoltaic capacity, says Solarbuzz

Aug 5, 21:27

Solar photovoltaic (PV) installations in the US have now broken through the 10GW barrier, following strong market deployment since the start of 2010. During the first half of 2013,...

Small wind power systems will surpass US$700 million in annual revenues by 2018, says Navigant Research

Aug 2, 15:34

Although the market for small wind power systems has been in existence for 30 years, there are many signs that the industry is reaching a critical juncture, according to Navigant...

Off-grid mobile telecommunications base station power revenues will reach US$10.5 billion by 2020, says Navigant Research

Aug 2, 15:03

Driven by rising energy costs and government policy initiatives, the market for "green base stations" for mobile telecommunications networks is gaining significant traction...

BOE plans to raise US$7.5 billion to construct new panel lines

Aug 1, 15:35

China-based panel maker BOE has announced plans to raise CNY$4.6 billion (US$7.5 billion) to construct panel lines.

China antidumping tariffs to have limited impact on polysilicon pricing, says IHS

Jul 31, 12:24

China's move to slap retaliatory antidumping tariffs on solar polysilicon imported from the US and South Korea will cause only a slight increase in domestic pricing for the material,...

Component makers see rising orders from game console players

Jul 30, 11:22

Component orders for Xbox One and PlayStation 4 in 2013 reportedly may increase from 9-12 million units each to over 15 million units as their pre-orders in Europe and the US are...

Ultra HD TVs may drop to around US$800 in China during October 1 holiday period

Jul 29, 15:16

TV vendors in China will likely drop pricing for their 50-inch Ultra HD TV units to as low as CNY$5,000 (US$814) during the October 1 holiday period, according to industry sources.

Tencent Holdings to invest US$2 billion in Xiaomi, says paper

Newswatch - Jul 25, 15:32

China-based Tencent Holdings, which runs one of the largest web portals in China, QQ.com, reportedly plans to commit an investment of US$2 billion into China-based smartphone vendor...

Robust traffic spurs demand for 3G/4G gateways; market to reach US$1.8 billion in 2013, says ABI Research

Jul 25, 15:08

ABI Research has found that the overall 2012 wireless network equipment market was quite challenging for infrastructure vendors, but the incessant demand for 3G and 4G mobile broadband...

IHS boosts long-term Ultra HD LCD TV forecast; predicts 4.6 million units shipped in US in 2018

Jul 25, 14:31

While Ultra HD TV sets still will be relegated to a small share of total TV shipments for the next few years, recent moves by panel makers and vendors to reduce costs and increase...

HP to release US$99 tablet through Wal-Mart for back-to-school demand

Jul 24, 21:42

Hewlett-Packard (HP) reportedly will launch a US$99 tablet and will cooperate with Wal-Mart to sell the device in the US retail channel, targeting back-to-school demand, according...

LG begins selling first OLED HDTV in the US

Jul 23, 15:48

LG has officially introduced the new LG Curved OLED TV for the US market.

Taiwan attracts January-June foreign direct investment of over US$2.2 billion, says MOEA

Jul 23, 12:35

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) approved 1,493 foreign direct investment projects (except from China) totaling US$2.266 billion in January-June 2013, with the number...

Epi-wafer market to expand to US$4 billion in 2020, says Lux Research

Jul 22, 21:14

As LED lighting becomes an US$80 billion industry, the market for the epitaxial wafers (epi-wafers) LEDs are made from will grow to US$4 billion in 2020, according to Lux Research.

China imposes antidumping security deposit on polysilicon imported from US, South Korea

Jul 19, 14:48

China's Ministry of Finance has decided to impose an anti-dumping security deposit on solar-grade polysilicon imported from several US- and South Korea-based producers beginning July...

US TV revenues hold steady as sales rise for larger, pricier sets, says IHS

Jul 10, 14:44

Despite a significant decline in unit shipments, revenues for the US TV market are expected to remain flat in 2013 compared to 2012 as larger, higher-priced sets account for an expanded...

Digitimes Research: Taiwan 2013 LED chip output value to reach over US$1.8 billion

Jul 10, 11:58

Taiwan-based LED chip makers will generate total production value of US$1.82 billion in 2013, growing 19.2% from 2012, according to Digitimes Research.

Even at US$20, Nokia 105 proves profitable for Nokia, says IHS

Jul 2, 14:12

With its ultra-low-cost handset (ULCH) designated as the Nokia 105, Nokia has shown how it can be done: by sticking to a limited set of features and employing a highly integrated...

Second-tier TV vendors sell 39-inch Ultra HD TVs for US$699 in North America

Jul 2, 14:05

Second-tier TV vendors are reportedly selling 39-inch Ultra HD TV products for US$699 in North America.

Tsinghua offers to buy Spreadtrum for US$28.50 per share

Jun 25, 12:38

Spreadtrum Communications has announced that its board of directors received a preliminary non-binding proposal from Tsinghua Unigroup, a state-owned company funded by Tsinghua University...

Pricing for 32-inch TV panels falls below US$100

Jun 24, 14:27

Pricing for TV panels sized 32-inch has dropped below US$100 recently due to an imbalance in the TV supply chain, according to industry sources.

US fab tool book-to-bill stays above parity in May 2013, says SEMI

Jun 21, 15:07

The book-to-bill ratio for North America-made semiconductor equipment was unchanged in May 2013 from the previous month's level, but remained above one for the fifth consecutive month,...

LCD TV panel pricing expected to drop in June, says WitsView

Jun 21, 14:48

Pricing for LCD TV and open cell panel modules are expected to drop in the latter part of June, according to research firm WitsView.

Taiwan attracts January-May foreign direct investment of over US$1.8 billion, says MOEA

Jun 21, 10:42

Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) approved 1,220 foreign direct investment projects (except from China) with a total value of US$1.833 billion in January-May 2013, respectively...

Largan sues Genius Electronic in US for patent infringement

Jun 14, 12:17

The largest Taiwan-based handset-use lens module maker Largan Precision on June 13 announced its filing of a lawsuit with the California Northern District Court against fellow maker...

Global 1Q13 fab tool billings and bookings drop from year ago, says SEMI

Jun 13, 11:25

SEMI has reported that worldwide semiconductor manufacturing equipment billings reached US$7.31 billion in the first quarter of 2013. The billings figure is 8% higher than the fourth...

50-inch Ultra HD TV panels to drop to US$510 in June

Jun 11, 14:49

Taiwan-based panel makers' low-cost 50-inch Ultra HD TV panels are expected to drop in pricing from US$540 to US$510 in June 2013, according to industry sources.

US$99 7-inch tablets may appear in 3Q13

Jun 10, 15:54

With Asustek's new 7-inch MeMO Pad HD 7(8GB) priced at around US$129, sources from ODMs believe that other brand vendors are likely to follow suit and US$99 tablets will have a good...

White-box vendors expected to lower prices for entry-level 7-inch tablets to US$40 in 2H13

Jun 7, 14:32

The market for 7-inch tablets is seeing intense competition and white-box vendors are expected to further reduce prices for entry-level models to US$40 in the second half of 2013,...

US TV shipments decline in 1Q13 but prices rise as consumers gravitate to larger screens, says IHS

Jun 4, 16:12

Shipments of TV sets in the US declined by 11% in the first quarter of 2013 compared to a year earlier, according to research firm IHS. US TV shipments dropped to 6.6 million units,...

STATS ChipPAC to pump another US$500 million into expansion in Singapore

May 29, 11:19

STATS ChipPAC has unveiled plans to invest another US$500 million to expand its operations in Singapore, where the IC backend house is headquartered.

TPV Technology suffers 1Q13 net loss of over US$10 million

May 24, 11:38

TPV Technology, a China-based LCD monitor and TV maker for ODM clients and own-brand sale, on May 23 released its financial report for the first quarter of 2013, posting a net loss...

Digitimes Research: US new solar installations may only reach 3.5GW in 2013

May 24, 10:37

The US has rich natural resources and states in the southwest region have sufficient sunshine with an annual average of over 2,200 hours. Western states in the US have been introducing...

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

May 23, 21:44

The book-to-bill ratio for the North America semiconductor equipment industry stayed above parity for the fourth consecutive month in April 2013, according to industry association...

Solar cell prices may increase to US$0.43/W in Taiwan

May 23, 21:42

Since the beginning of the second quarter, prices of solar wafers and cells in Taiwan have been increasing due to expectations that Europe may levy anti-dumping and anti-subsidy tariffs...

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  • Digitimes Research: Google to strengthen capabilities of Android Wear

    Before Going to Press | 9h 37min ago

  • AMD, Nvidia to see shrinking GPU demand in 4Q14 due to launch of low-cost notebooks

    Before Going to Press | 9h 38min ago

  • Taiwan market: Chunghwa Telecom expected to reach nearly 400,000 4G users at end of September

    Before Going to Press | 11h 11min ago

  • Taiwan market: Carrier switching on the rise due to 4G, says NCC

    Before Going to Press | 11h 12min ago

  • Commentary: Few Taiwan-made IC parts in iPhone 6

    Before Going to Press | 11h 29min ago

  • Foxconn engaged in carbon emissions trading for energy saving

    Before Going to Press | 11h 40min ago

  • Micron reportedly to set up IC packaging/testing firm with PTI

    Before Going to Press | 11h 48min ago

  • Touch panel makers continuing to see pressure to reduce prices

    Before Going to Press | 12h 3min ago

  • Taiwan makers look to potential demand for LTE Small Cell

    Before Going to Press | 12h 3min ago

  • Digitimes Research: China makers expected to hold a 35% global proportion in small- to medium-size TFT LCD production capacity in 2017

    Before Going to Press | 12h 4min ago

  • Taiwan makers expanding facilities to further enter medical segment

    Before Going to Press | 12h 4min ago

  • China market: China Mobile TD-LTE data device sales short of expectations

    Before Going to Press | 12h 5min ago

  • Japan PV module vendors talking with Taiwan solar cell makers about OEM production in 2015

    Before Going to Press | 12h 6min ago

  • Samsung to introduce Tizen to smart home-use electronics, LCD TVs in 2015

    Before Going to Press | 12h 7min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Cree reduces 2015 capex needs via stake investment in Lextar

    Before Going to Press | 12h 9min ago

  • Foxconn Zhengzhou factory ships over 6 million iPhone 6 devices, says report

    Before Going to Press | 12h 12min ago

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    Photo: Company, Sep 22.

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    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

    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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