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  • Solar wafer prices to rise in 2H13

    Solar wafer firms in Taiwan expects prices to increase due to the possible shortage in second-half 2013

    Last update: Wednesday 26 June 2013

  • 2013 LED Lighting Taiwan

    Taiwan-based firms participated in 2013 LED Lighting Taiwan

    Last update: Tuesday 25 June 2013

  • Computex Taipei 2013 heats up

    Over 1,700 exhibitors occupying 5,000 booths are showcasing their latest products at one of the world's leading ICT event.

    Last update: Monday 10 June 2013

  • What company executives say at Computex 2013

    Executives talk about their companies, products and the markets.

    Last update: Thursday 6 June 2013

  • 2013 Taiwan International Lighting Show

    The 2013 Taiwan International Lighting Show was held in Taipei, Taiwan, from March 26-29, 2013.

    Last update: Thursday 11 April 2013

  • Micron reaches deal to acquire Elpida

    Micron Technology and Elpida Memory's trustees have reached an agreement for Micron to acquire Elpida. Micron also announced a separate agreement with Powerchip Technology and certain of its affiliates to acquire the Powerchip...

    Last update: Monday 1 April 2013

  • Taiwan DRAM firms mull fab sales

    Taiwan-based DRAM chipmakers including Powerchip Technology and ProMOS Technologies are considering selling fabs in order to preserve cash and strengthen their financial structures.

    Last update: Thursday 28 March 2013

  • Samsung foundry biz expanding

    Specializing in the manufacture of memory chips and LCD panels, Samsung's component operations are undergoing a focus shift to advanced process design fabrication targeting mobile communications applications. The move will...

    Last update: Tuesday 26 March 2013

  • Sunset for Suntech?

    China-based large-size solar firm Suntech Power Holdings failed to pay back US$541 million in convertible notes on March 15 and announced the insolvency measure for its China subsidiary, Wuxi Suntech on March 20.

    Last update: Friday 22 March 2013

  • Full HD handset panel

    Panel makers are gearing up to produce Full HD applications for high-end smartphones.

    Last update: Tuesday 19 March 2013

  • Japan earthquake

    Japan is facing its worst crisis since the end of World War II. The devastating earthquake, tsunami and the threat of a meltdown at a nuclear power plant have not only caused heavy casualties and severe damage, but also...

    Last update: Wednesday 13 March 2013

  • Apple reportedly to shift processor orders away from Samsung

    Rumors have circulated for a while that Apple is looking to reduce its dependency on Samsung Electronics as a major chip supplier due to the two's direct competition in the smartphone and tablet PC markets.

    Last update: Wednesday 27 February 2013

  • Rumors from China solar industry

    China government reportedly planned to announce the preliminary result of the anti-dumping and anti-subsidy investigation on February 20, but now the announcement has been delayed, according to China-based reports.

    Last update: Wednesday 20 February 2013

  • The new HTC One

    HTC has launched its new flagship smartphone in hopes to regain market share

    Last update: Wednesday 20 February 2013

  • Optimism in LED industry

    Taiwan's LED industry is optimistc about 2013

    Last update: Friday 25 January 2013

  • The Huawei boom

    China-based Huawei Technologies has reported handsome profits for 2012.

    Last update: Tuesday 22 January 2013

  • Lighting Japan 2013

    Philips, Osram, Genesis Photonics, Opto Tech, Panasonic, Toshiba Lightech and Everlight participate in Lighting Japan 2013.

    Last update: Friday 18 January 2013

  • The rise of China smartphone brands

    China-based vendors have been aggressive in rolling out new smartphones.

    Last update: Friday 11 January 2013

  • Rescuing the DRAM industry

    The DRAM industry accounts for about 10% of global semiconductor revenues, and chronic oversupply and diminished demand has led to a near collapse in the industry, with related shock waves affecting growth in the semiconductor...

    Last update: Thursday 27 December 2012

  • Solar consolidation

    Neo Solar Power to merge with Delta's subsidiary, DelSolar

    Last update: Friday 14 December 2012

  • MediaTek, MStar to merge

    MediaTek has announced plans to merge with fellow IC design company MStar Semiconductor following the completion of its tender offer to buy a portion of MStar shares. MediaTek said it expects to complete the merger process...

    Last update: Thursday 6 December 2012

  • Smartphones, connected devices driving MEMS growth

    Mass-market products particularly smartphones have boosted demand for motion sensors such asMEMS accelerometers and gyroscopes

    Last update: Wednesday 21 November 2012

  • HTC, Apple shake hands

    HTC and Apple have reached a settlement that includes the dismissal of all current lawsuits and a 10-year license agreement. About two months ago, HTC chairperson Cher Wang said that the company had no intentions of settling...

    Last update: Wednesday 14 November 2012

  • DRAM market hurt by sluggish PC sales

    DRAM inventory levels have remained high, reflecting disappointing PC sales thus far in the second half of 2012 despite it being the traditional peak season.

    Last update: Tuesday 6 November 2012

  • EU vs. China Round 1

    The European Commission announced on September 6, 2012 the decision to start anti-dumping investigation against China-based solar firms

    Last update: Thursday 1 November 2012

  • Windows 8/RT operating system to bring new changes to the IT industry

    As Microsoft launched its latest Windows 8 and RT operating system, there are many players already launched the related products, while some expect the software to change the IT industry

    Last update: Wednesday 31 October 2012

  • HTC struggling

    HTC has been struggling. It is even laying off some of its staff.

    Last update: Friday 26 October 2012

  • LCD TV panel prices stable

    LCD TV panel prices have stabilized, with the China TV market reporting strong sales during the October 1 National Day holidays.

    Last update: Monday 22 October 2012

  • Watch out for Apple, Google and Microsoft tablets

    As Apple, Google and Microsoft are all expected to release new tablets in near future, smaller tablet brand vendors may have trouble trying to survive in the battlefield.

    Last update: Friday 19 October 2012

  • AMD fights for survival

    AMD has been aggressively adjusting its APU prices and roadmap in hoping to maintain its competitiveness

    Last update: Monday 15 October 2012

  • PC shipments seeing weak performance in 2012

    Several research firms have announced reports about weak PC shipment performance in 2012

    Last update: Friday 12 October 2012

  • PV Taiwan 2012

    PV Taiwan 2012 was held in Taipei from October 3-5, 2012.

    Last update: Friday 12 October 2012

  • Epistar takes over Huga Optotech

    Taiwan-based LED chipmaker expands capacity and plans to take over Huga Optotech through share swap

    Last update: Monday 1 October 2012

  • DRAM prices going down

    Contract prices for DRAM memory fell over 10% in August 2012, and continued their downward trend in the first half of September. End-market demand has been disappointing.

    Last update: Friday 14 September 2012

  • SEMICON Taiwan 2012

    SEMICON Taiwan 2012 took place in Taipei during September 5-7. A series of technology forums were held with industry heavyweights to share their points of view and opinions on the future of technology.

    Last update: Monday 10 September 2012

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