Digitimes Research: LTE-U to become mainstream LTE technology
May 21, 11:27
The LTE-U (LTE-Unlicensed) technology is likely to become the mainstream LTE standard in the future and will not cause serious interference when operated concurrently with Wi-Fi on the 5GHz unlicensed spectrum, according to Digitimes Research.
Senao Networks to expand capacity
Stockwatch - May 13, 12:26
Networking/communication device maker Senao Networks has obtained orders with shipments scheduled through the third quarter. As the existing production capacity at its two factories in northern Taiwan has been fully utilized, it will expand capacity by renting a factory nearby, company chairman Tommy...
D-Link revenues fall in April
Stockwatch - May 12, 15:15
D-Link has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.965 billion (US$63.95 million) for April 2015, representing a 19.85% drop on month and 17.11% drop on year.
PCL Technologies nets NT$1.41 per share for 1Q15
May 11, 22:06
PCL Technologies, a Taiwan-based optical component and module maker registered in Cayman Islands with production bases in China, recorded consolidated revenues of NT$454 million (US$14.4 million), gross margin of 23.75%, net operating profit of NT$59 million, net profit of NT$71 million and net EPS...
Accton sees April revenues increase on year
Stockwatch - May 11, 16:27
Accton Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.81 billion (US$58.9 million) for April 2015, representing a 14.25% drop on month but a 8.27% increase on year.
HTC in-car wireless device certified
Apr 21, 15:13
HTC is reportedly stepping into the IoV (Internet of Vehicle) market and has one of its in-car wireless devices, the Think+ Touch OBU 2015, certified by Taiwan's National Communications Commission (NCC), according to industry sources.
China expected to lead in using 4G Small Cell, says SerComm CEO
Apr 13, 22:28
Among all countries, China is expected to take the lead in applying FDD LTE or TD-LTE (4G) Small Cell devices, for China Mobile has offered TD-LTE Small Cell devices for sale to its TD-LTE subscribers at its retail chain stores, according to president and CEO James Wang for Taiwan-based networking/communications...
D-Link reports revenues for March 2015
Stockwatch - Apr 13, 16:20
D-Link has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.452 billion (US$78.39 million) for March 2015, representing a 16.62% increase on month and 7.42% drop on year.
SerComm 4G Small Cell shipments take off
Apr 10, 10:40
Networking/communication device maker SerComm has been developing FDD LTE and TD-LTE Small Cell devices for several years and has begun to ship TD-LTE solutions to China Mobile. SerComm expects shipments of Small Cell devices to significantly increase in 2016, according to company president and CEO...
Accton March revenues decline on year
Stockwatch - Apr 9, 15:54
Accton Technology has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.111 billion (US$67.84 million) for March 2015, representing a 44.42% increase on month and 4.14% drop on year.
Senao Networks steps into industrial computing
Mar 26, 22:33
Wireless networking/communication device maker Senao Networks has stepped into developing industrial computing solutions for specific applications and will focus on ODM production, company chairman and CEO Tommy Tsai said at a March 25 investors conference.
Connection Technology Systems to list on Taiwan OTC market
Mar 25, 15:00
Connection Technology Systems (CTS), a Taiwan-based maker of fiber-optic networking/communication devices mainly for own-brand sale, will be listing on the local over-the-counter (OTC) bourse at an initial price of NT$42 (US$1.33) per share on April 20, according to the company.
Smart cities will use 1.1 billion connected things in 2015, says Gartner
Mar 20, 11:08
Increasing urbanization is putting unprecedented pressure on city mayors to constantly balance the challenge of resource constraints against environmental sustainability concerns. Because of this, Gartner estimates that 1.1 billion connected things will be used by smart cities in 2015, rising to 9.7...
Digitimes Research: Taiwan ready to develop smartphone payment system in 2015
Mar 13, 16:01
With 4G service subscribers accounting for 13% of Taiwan's overall telecom service users and the number of smartphone users in the country surpassing 13.5 million in 2014, Taiwan's environment is already mature enough to develop a payment system using near-field communication (NFC) technology on smartphones...
Commentary: Why smart thermostats have a limited market in China
Mar 11, 22:11
Smart home applications are one of the major focuses as part of the ever-growing IoT industry in 2015 and there is much discussion over how to control and connect appliances such as thermostats, refrigerators and washing machines. In western nations where homes are built around centralized air and...
D-Link revenues drop in February
Stockwatch - Mar 11, 13:56
D-Link has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.102 billion (US$66.47 million) for February 2015, representing a 2.76% drop on month and 8.41% drop on year.
Arcadyan optimistic about 2015 operation
Mar 11, 11:05
Networking/communication device maker Arcadyan Technology is optimistic about its business operation in 2015 due to significant growth in shipments for existing product lines and several new product lines, company president HY Lee said at a March 10 investors conference.
Sony to establish alliance to promote new Ultra HD broadcast technology
Feb 17, 15:39
Sony is planning to form an alliance, the IP Life Consortium, with 10 companies including Cisco and Germany-based wireless player Rohde & Schwarz (R&S) to boost IP-based Ultra HD video broadcasts, allowing TV stations worldwide to set up Ultra HD infrastructure with lower costs, according to...
SerComm aims at 2015 revenues of US$1 billion
Feb 6, 11:48
Networking/communication device maker SerComm hit record consolidated revenues of NT$23.2 billion (US$756 million) for 2014 and aims at consolidated revenues of US$1 billion for 2015, according to company president James Wang.
HP appoints new chairman for China subsidiary H3C Technologies
Newswatch - Jan 22, 10:51
Hewlett-Packard (HP) has appointed chairman of HP China Mao Yunan to concurrently serve as new chairman of its subsidiary in Hangzhou, H3C Technologies. The move has reportedly triggered a strong protest from H3C's employees, arguing the appointment will affect the company's autonomy.
SerComm December revenues hit record
Stockwatch - Jan 13, 11:00
Networking/communication device maker SerComm has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.236 billion (US$70.4 million) for December, hitting a monthly record, and growing 7.34% sequentially and 36.77% on year.
Foxconn said to partner with Ericsson for 5G R&D
Newswatch - Dec 30, 22:30
Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) reportedly is preparing to invest NT$4 billion (US$126.16 million) and a team of 200 technicians for 5G communication technology development and is considering forming cooperation with the largest telecom carrier in Europe Ericsson, looking to join the...
Digitimes Research: ZigBee to unveil ZigBee 3.0 standard to take on Thread
Dec 17, 23:23
The ZigBee Alliance has announced that it will officially unveil ZigBee 3.0, aiming to integrate a total of six applications developed based on the ZigBee PRO network layer protocol. Digitimes Research believes that ZigBee 3.0 is also aiming to take on the newly developed protocol, Thread.
Will Xiaomi get caught in the antitrust crossfire between China and Qualcomm?
Dec 5, 17:40
China's National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) is investigating Qualcomm's alleged monopolization of patents concerning smartphones through alleged unreasonable licensing terms dictated to China-based smartphone vendors and, according to China-based media reports, the investigation is focusing...
China Unicom to procure 50,000 4G base station equipment
Dec 5, 10:10
China Unicom has held an open bid to procure equipment for deploying nearly 50,000 4G base stations in 143 cities around China. Competitors include Ericsson, Nokia Siemens Networks, Alcatel-Lucent Shanghai Bell, Huawei Technologies and ZTE, according to China-based tech.sina.com.
Gemtek Technology to adopt Cloud Foundry operational model
Nov 28, 15:05
Wireless networking/communication device maker Gemtek Technology, in order to transform its business operation, will adopt Cloud Foundry, a business operational model of integrating its hardware products with internally-developed cloud computing service platforms to provide cloud computing application...
D-Link to launch Home Talk smart home platform
Nov 19, 11:32
Networking/communication device vendor D-Link will launch internally-developed Home Talk, a smart home software platform to connect its cloud computing devices including IP cameras, wireless routers, motion sensors, gateways and smart plugs in late 2014 or early 2015, according to company chairman...
Alpha Networks revenues decline in October
Stockwatch - Nov 12, 12:38
Alpha Networks has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.805 billion (US$60.17 million) for October 2014, representing a 10.02% drop on month and 7.35% drop on year.
D-Link reports revenues for October 2014
Stockwatch - Nov 11, 16:25
D-Link has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.744 billion (US$91.47 million) for October 2014, representing a 0.75% increase on month and 2.85% drop on year.
Digitimes Research: Thread to compete with ZigBee ZHA initially
Nov 6, 14:15
Thread, a new networking protocol for household appliances initiated by Google's Nest Labs, looks to compete with the ZHA (ZigBee Home Automation) standard, but there is a possibility for the two technologies to integrate together as they share some basic standards, according to Digitimes Research.