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Wearable IT devices
  • As the notebook industry is gradually seeing weakening demand, PC players are turning to develop wearable IT devices, hoping to achieve growth

    Last update: Monday 26 August 2013 [8 news items]

Notebook ODMs integrating R&D resources to cut costs

Aug 26, 12:14

Notebook ODMs have recently started integrating their R&D resources from different departments and are using their idle capacity to develop tablets, smartphones or wearable devices,...

Notebook ODMs seeking measures to stay competitive in 2014

Aug 19, 14:06

Notebook ODMs are taking measures to handle the challenges they may face in 2014. In addition to seeking new business opportunities such as wearable devices and cloud computing datacenters,...

Sony and Samsung to unveil new smartphones and wearable devices in September

Aug 19, 14:03

Samsung Electronics and Sony are expected to unveil their latest smartphones and wearable devices prior to Apple's release of new products in September or October, according to market...

PC players eager to enter the wearable IT device market

Aug 1, 11:45

Seeing wearable IT devices gradually becoming popular, most PC brand vendors and ODMs have established R&D teams to develop related products and expect the devices to enjoy surging...

IDF San Francisco 2013: Intel to unveil new product optimizations

Jul 24, 22:12

Intel is set to host Intel Developer Forum (IDF) 2013 in San Francisco, the US from September 10-12 to further discuss its 2-in-1 device plans as well as its latest progress in Android...

Smartwatches to explode by 2014, says Canalys

Jul 17, 12:59

More than five million smartwatches will ship in 2014, Canalys said in its new report. Canalys defines smartwatches as smart wearable bands that are multi-purpose devices running...

Spurred by Google Glass, IHS forecasts nearly 10 million smart glasses to ship from 2012 to 2016

Apr 25, 14:16

Initiated by the arrival of Google Glass and magnified by Google's efforts to promote application development for the product, the global market for smart glasses could amount to...

More than one million smart watches will be shipped in 2013, says ABI Research

Apr 17, 15:04

Smart watches have been around for the last decade. The wearable computing device has failed to take off for one reason or another: they looked ugly, were too bulky, had weak functionality,...

Categories: IT + CE
Realtime news
  • Taiflex expects revenues increase in 2Q14

    Bits + chips | 1h 1min ago

  • Acer wins exclusive IT supply contract from Victoria Police, Australia

    IT + CE | 2h 13min ago

  • Largan Precision nets NT$22.36 per share for 1Q14

    Before Going to Press | 11min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Taiwan DSC shipments decrease 30.4% on quarter in 1Q14

    Before Going to Press | 11min ago

  • NFC penetration in smartphones to exceed 50% in 2015, says NXP Semiconductors executive

    Before Going to Press | 12min ago

  • Korea-based vendors show more interest in the Ultra HD TV segment

    Before Going to Press | 13min ago

  • Acer sets internal target shipments of 10 million smartphones, 10 million tablets for 2014

    Before Going to Press | 38min ago

  • Taiwan thermal module makers expanding heat-pipe capacities

    Before Going to Press | 56min ago

  • Taiflex expects revenues increase in 2Q14

    Before Going to Press | 1h 16min ago

  • Taiwan IC design houses see booming orders from China smartphone vendors

    Before Going to Press | 1h 18min ago

  • China-based white-box tablet vendors face increasing competition from international vendors

    Before Going to Press | 2h 20min ago

  • Lenovo to start dual-brand smartphone marketing

    Before Going to Press | 2h 21min ago

  • Tesla seeing short production capacity, say Taiwan makers

    Before Going to Press | 2h 22min ago

  • Acer wins IT supply contract from Victoria Police, Australia

    Before Going to Press | 2h 25min ago

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