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News topics
  • LCD TV trend: LED or CCFL

    Demand for LED-backlit LCD TVs has been growing, but CCFL models aren't going away without a fight.

    Last update: Wednesday 2 May 2012

  • LCD panel makers bottoming out?

    Taiwan's LCD panel makers saw business improve in 1Q12. But does it mean that their miseries are coming to an end?

    Last update: Wednesday 2 May 2012

  • LED lighting firms report mixed financial reports

    LED lighting firms in Taiwan reported mixed first-quarter 2012 financial reports

    Last update: Wednesday 2 May 2012

  • OLED hype

    LED and display makers hope OLED products to be the next winner

    Last update: Monday 30 April 2012

  • Solar executives speak

    Executives from solar firms provide their insights to the industry

    Last update: Monday 30 April 2012

  • April solar spot prices brought to you by Digitimes Research

    Digitimes Research provided April solar spot prices in Greater China region

    Last update: Friday 27 April 2012

  • Taiwan energy price hike causes stirs among industries

    Taiwan government planned to increase energy price all at once on May 15 which has been causing stirs in different industries

    Last update: Friday 27 April 2012

  • The LED opportunity in the Taiwan market

    The Taiwan government's moves to raise energy prices are sending people adopting power-efficient devices, such as LED lights.

    Last update: Friday 27 April 2012

  • Fluctuating fate of ultrabooks

    Although notebook vendors were optimistic about the demand for ultrabooks, Acer's change in its ultrabook strategy is expected to bring more fluctuation to the ultrabook market.

    Last update: Friday 27 April 2012

  • Views from Digitimes on solar

    Digitimes provides insights to the solar market

    Last update: Friday 27 April 2012

  • Glass fiber reinforced plastic chassis becomes a hot pick for ultrabook

    Ultrabook vendors have started to turn to adopt glass fiber reinforced plastic chassis for their ultrabook since the supply of metal chassis is limited, while cost of producing metal chassis is also a lot higer.

    Last update: Monday 16 April 2012

  • China solar industry dominates the news

    There have been plenty of news from China's solar industry

    Last update: Monday 16 April 2012

  • SAS completes quest for Covalent

    Taiwan-based solar wafer firm Sino-American Silicon (SAS) completes acquisition of Japan-based semiconductor firm Covalent

    Last update: Monday 16 April 2012

  • Push for advanced process capacity expansion

    TSMC has revealed plans to expand capacity for 28nm processes, and to start making 20nm chips ahead of schedule. Fellow firm UMC will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for new factory buildings (Phase 5 and 6) at its Fab 12A...

    Last update: Tuesday 10 April 2012

  • Rising China smartphone vendors

    China-based vendors, such as Huawei and ZTE, are expanding their presence in the global smartphone market.

    Last update: Monday 9 April 2012

  • Taiwan to enjoy salary raise in July

    Several IT players have recently announced plans to raise the salary of their Taiwan employees in July to help aiding the increasing gasoline and electrictiy prices.

    Last update: Friday 6 April 2012

  • DRAM firms surviving

    With DRAM prices having slid as low as some manufacturer's costs, less-competitive firms are exploring various options to preserve cash and improve their financial structures. In the meantime, the growing supply-demand...

    Last update: Thursday 5 April 2012

  • Intel to push 7 series for the motherboard market

    Intel is set to launch its latest 7 series motherboard in early April with the related vendors already started selling their products in the retail channel.

    Last update: Monday 2 April 2012

  • All eyes on China's smartphone market

    Brand vendors and chip solution suppliers are gearing up for China's promising smartphone market. Their aggressiveness is changing the ecosystem of the country's overall handset market.

    Last update: Thursday 29 March 2012

  • Foxconn-Sharp partnership

    The LCD industry is undergoing a major consolidation with Foxconn investing in Sharp.

    Last update: Thursday 29 March 2012

  • Germany and Italy to curb solar installations

    The two largest solar markets in the world, Germany and Italy, hope to curb solar installations by making drastic cuts to incentives

    Last update: Wednesday 28 March 2012

  • US vs China solar firms round 2

    US government announced a 5% tariff on China-made solar modules imported to the country

    Last update: Monday 26 March 2012

  • March weekly solar spot price by Digitimes Research

    March weekly spot price of solar products in Greater China region brought to you by Digitimes Research

    Last update: Friday 23 March 2012

  • Retail channel business in Taiwan

    Foxconn has been aggressive entering Taiwan's retail channel and in addition to its Taipei IT Mall project, the company also reportedly to establish an IT shopping mall in Taoyuan, Taiwan

    Last update: Friday 23 March 2012

  • Chassis becomes hot in the PC industry

    As ultrabook and tablet PC vendors are pushing their devices to feature thinner size, demands for chassis have increased greatly, causing big shortage in the upsteram supply chain.

    Last update: Thursday 22 March 2012

  • Rise of the servers

    As cloud computing becomes the new trend of the IT industry, CPU players Intel and AMD have both been aggressive launching products to catch up with the demand

    Last update: Tuesday 20 March 2012

  • Packaging and testing firms see sales bottom in 1Q12

    Major Taiwan-based IC packaging and testing houses including Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE), Silicon Precision Industries (SPIL), Powertech Technology (PTI) and Walton Advanced Engineering all expect sales to...

    Last update: Friday 16 March 2012

  • The new iPad and the world of tablets

    Apple has announced its new iPad and more tablet PCs are coming from competitors.

    Last update: Thursday 8 March 2012

  • The fate of e-book readers

    With all eyes fixed on tablet devices, what will become of e-book readers and the e-paper with which they are built?

    Last update: Thursday 8 March 2012

  • AMD with aggressive acts over investments and product launch

    AMD has recently announced several new investment plans as well as products launch, showing the company's aggressiveness toward the IT industry.

    Last update: Tuesday 6 March 2012

  • Highlights at MWC 2012

    Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2012 had been held from February 27 to March 1 with many smartphone and related players unveiled their latest technologies and products.

    Last update: Friday 2 March 2012

  • Japan PV Expo 2012

    Many international solar firms are showcasing new products in Japan PV Expo 2012

    Last update: Friday 2 March 2012

  • LED industry makes a rebound

    LED industry is enjoying the return of demand in first-quarter 2012

    Last update: Thursday 1 March 2012

  • Germany drops bomb on solar industry

    Germany government shocked the solar industry with higher-than-expected incentives cuts

    Last update: Wednesday 29 February 2012

  • Trouble with Lenovo-Compal joint venture

    Although Lenovo and Compal Electronics are together establishing a joint venture in China, but their upstream partners are less willing to follow in to make investments.

    Last update: Friday 24 February 2012

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