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On-Ramp and Gemtek establish strategic partnership for wireless system products

Dec 29, 11:09

US-based On-Ramp Wireless and Taiwan-based Gemtek Technology have announced a strategic partnership for the contract and ODM production of wireless communication system products based...

China wireless infrastructure equipment spending peaks in 2009, says iSuppli

Nov 23, 14:18

Massive spending on 3G networks by China's three mobile carriers will cause spending on wireless infrastructure equipment in the nation to surge by 27.7% to reach US$6.3 billion in...

ASE to buy up shares in USI, targeting SiP applications

Nov 18, 11:12

Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE) is seeking to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Universal Scientific Industrial (USI) for NT$21 (US$0.65) per share, with the total...

SiP module from ASE

Apacer eyeing non-memory products for higher margin

Nov 12, 16:49

Apacer Technology has placed stronger emphasis on more profitable digital peripherals that contribute higher gross margins, according to the company. The high-margin product line,...

Apacer president I-shih Chen

TSMC and UMC utilization rates surging on demand from networking and wireless sectors

Oct 20, 17:06

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) and United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) have seen a surge in demand for networking and wireless solutions, according to sources...

Wi-Fi still rules as CE network connections grow, says ABI Research

Oct 15, 16:32

Wi-Fi connections in consumer electronics devices will rise from 113 million in 2008 to more than 285 million by 2012 with the growth of connected consumer electronics devices, according...

Apple expected to extend exclusive wireless deal with AT&T, says iSuppli

Sep 14, 11:22

Apple will extend its exclusive iPhone service deal with AT&T, while this may not be the boon for AT&T that it appears to be, according to iSuppli.

Lanner introduces automotive DVR with 3G wireless and 4-channel H.264

Sep 3, 15:10

Lanner Electronics has announced the release of the VW-1104, a compact mobile DVR platform built on the Intel Atom CPU and offering Wi-Fi, 3G mobile and GPS communications along with...

WiMAX licensee Global Mobile to start selecting CPE suppliers in September

Sep 1, 14:17

Taiwan-based WiMAX licensee Global Mobile completed interoperability testing (IOT) with CPE (customer premise equipment) suppliers in August and will start selecting suppliers in...

Samsung unveils three new digital cameras for launch in August

Aug 17, 10:40

Samsung Electronics on August 14 debuted three new digital camera models, ST500, ST550 and ST1000, for launch simultaneously in Taiwan, South Korea, the US, the UK and other main...

Wireless semiconductor market back to 2003 level, says iSuppli

Jul 23, 16:30

The combination of the global recession and excess inventory has set back the wireless semiconductor market to levels not seen since 2003, according to iSuppli.

20 million wireless networked TVs to ship in 2011, says ABI Research

Jul 22, 13:57

In 2011 some 20 million TVs offering wireless connectivity will be shipped worldwide, according to ABI Research. As part of the continuing trend towards networked home entertainment,...

Chartered offers 65nm RF process for wireless applications

Jul 15, 14:55

Chartered Semiconductor Manufacturing has recently ramped up production of its 65nm low-power (LP) process, dubbed 65nm LPe, targeting battery-operated and cost-sensitive mobile applications...

Gigabyte looking to upgrade brand image as PC product vendor

Jun 26, 16:05

Motherboard maker Gigabyte Technology has launched a new series of crystal-decorated wireless mice in cooperation with Swarovski.

Gigabyte GM-M7800S wireless mouse crafted with Swarovski crystal

KYEC and Sigurd continue sales recovery in May

Jun 10, 16:31

King Yuan Electronics Company (KYEC) and Sigurd Microelectronics, two Taiwan providers of IC assembly and test services, have seen their monthly performance continue improving with...

Despite recession, global wireless infrastructure capex should grow at least 1.5% in 2010, says ABI Research

Jun 8, 16:35

According to ABI Research, worldwide capex on wireless infrastructure should still post an on-year growth of 1.5% between 2009 and the end of 2010.

Computex 2009: Intel introduces new CPUs, chipset, and wireless technology

Jun 2, 17:04

Intel has introduced four new processors, including a low-power version, and a value chipset, to usher in mainstream ultra-thin notebooks. Intel CULV processors will enable new consumer...

China ready to release WiMAX orders, says ITRI director

Jun 2, 12:36

China is ready to release orders for WiMAX equipment and CPE products as its State Administration of Radio, Film and Television (SARFT) is set to kick off construction of WiMAX networks...

Socle partners with Catena, CoreSonic to drive wireless SoC platform in 65nm

Jun 1, 14:09

Socle Technology has announced its partnership with Catena and CoreSonic to develop a comprehensive design platform on Chartered Semiconductor's 65nm process with integrable wireless...

Leadframe makers rebuilding inventory to meet demand for wireless chips

Newswatch - May 20, 15:42

Tight supply of leadframes used in quad-flat-pack-no lead (QFN) packaging for network and communication chips is expected to ease at the end of May 2009, as Japan-based material suppliers...

Qualcomm and ST-Ericsson shine amid wireless chip market decline, iSuppli says

May 4, 14:02

The accumulated 10% revenue growth during the first three quarters of 2008 was wiped out by a 23.3% decline during the last three months of the year, causing annual growth for wireless...

China white-box market seeing no Atom shortages, says local netbook maker

Apr 30, 17:05

Commenting on recent reports of shortages of IC components in the local China netbook market, president of China-based white-box netbook maker Jumper said that there is currently...

Spansion to pursue standalone strategy focused on embedded solutions

Apr 23, 10:17

Spansion, the world's largest pure-play provider of flash memory solutions, has announced that the company will pursue a standalone strategy focused on the embedded solutions market...

Wireless backhaul expansion continues strongly, says ABI Research

Apr 17, 15:22

Worldwide revenues from backhaul leasing are expected to double over the next 30 months, according to ABI Research. The growth curve even accelerates after 2012, resulting in a fivefold...

China defies global decline in wireless carrier spending, iSuppli says

Apr 16, 10:29

China is expected to defy the downturn in the global wireless infrastructure equipment business in 2009, as the nation's 3G network rollout drives world-beating double-digit growth...

Ralink launches integrated wireless cable modem gateway

Apr 9, 14:20

Networking IC designer Ralink Technology has recently announced that its RT3052, a highly integrated single-chip 802.11n Wi-Fi router with firmware and interfaces, has been optimized...

LitePoint to focus marketing on smartphone, MID and notebook sectors

Mar 27, 15:34

Wireless testing solutions provider LitePoint will focus its marketing on the smartphone segment, which is expected to grow 25-30% worldwide in 2009 despite a projected slowdown for...

Mobile TV subscribers to reach 472 million by 2013, Cantab Wireless forecasts

Mar 24, 12:04

The number of people receiving mobile TV will reach 472 million by 2013, according Cantab Wireless. Cantab Wireless argues that subscriber growth is anticipated to be strongest in...

In-Stat forecasts 3G-4G to account for 30% of global wireless subscriptions by 2013

Mar 20, 10:30

At the end of 2008, only 11% of worldwide wireless subscriptions were 3G. By the end of 2013, the percentage of 3G and 4G subscriptions will reach 30%, according to In-Stat.

Wireless infrastructure vendors facing tough 2009, says ABI Research

Mar 18, 12:13

Radio access network equipment expenditure is expected to contract by 6% as wireless infrastructure vendors brace for a stormy year. The latest market data from ABI Research pegs...

Wi-Fi access point shipments to exceed 70 million by 2010, forecasts ABI Research

Mar 12, 15:33

The global WLAN market has grown tremendously in recent years, ABI Research has commented. Wi-Fi in particular has been successful because of its ease of deployment in both consumer...

AboCom shipping wireless multimedia devices using Amimon and SiBEAM chipsets

Dec 25, 14:48

Taiwan-based network equipment maker AboCom Systems has begun to ship a number of wireless multimedia devices built using chipset solutions from Amimon and SiBEAM, according to company...

China market: Spreadtrum and Rahotech announce TD-SCDMA/GSM dual mode wireless communication module

Dec 24, 12:05

Spreadtrum Communications, a China-based wireless baseband chipset provider, and Shanghai Raho Technology have jointly announced the TD-SCDMA/GSM dual mode wireless communication...

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WiMAX, 3G and number portability to drive Indian wireless market in 2009, says iSuppli

Nov 19, 12:28

Defying the global economic slowdown, India's mobile-phone demand is expected to continue to rise at an accelerated rate in 2009 due to the rollout of 3G and WiMAX networks and the...

TI introduces highly integrated RF range extender for 2.4GHz low-power wireless networks

Oct 20, 11:32

Texas Instruments (TI) has introduced a highly integrated radio frequency (RF) range extender for 2.4GHz wireless applications, such as ZigBee networks, wireless sensor networks and...

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    Amazon Kindle Paperwhite e-book reader

    Amazon has introduced the fifth-generation Kindle e-book reader - Kindle Paperwhite - constructed with 62% more pixels and 25% increased contrast, a patented built-in front light...

    Photo: Company, Sep 17.

  • Motorola+Droid+Razer+Maxx

    Motorola Droid Razer Maxx

    From the 2012 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), Verizon Wireless and Motorola Mobility have announced an expansion of the Droid Razr family. In coming weeks, customers...

    Photo: Company, Jan 11.

  • Intel+Atom+processor

    Intel Atom processor

    Intel has announced the availability of the latest mobile Intel Atom processor-based platform, formerly codenamed Cedar Trail. The latest platform adds several new features to netbook...

    Photo: Company, Dec 30.

  • HTC+Rhyme

    HTC Rhyme

    HTC has unveiled HTC Rhyme, with a unibody design. HTC Rhyme comes in three colors: Clearwater, Hourglass and Plum, the color Verizon Wireless will be offering in the US. With a...

    Photo: Company, Sep 21.

  • MWC+2011%3A+HTC+Flyer

    MWC 2011: HTC Flyer

    HTC has unveiled its first tablet PC, the HTC Flyer. HTC also announced HTC Watch, a new connected video service that will debut on the HTC Flyer tablet, and will collaborate with...

    Photo: Company, Feb 16.

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