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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
  • LED driver IC vendor Silergy set for brisk sales in 4Q14

    Bits + chips | 9h 16min ago

  • Sony Mobile to amend strategy for releasing flagship models

    Mobile + telecom | 9h 24min ago

  • eMemory NeoEE IP advances into automotive electronics applications

    Before Going to Press | 10h 14min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Apple turns to focus on price management to save tablet business

    Before Going to Press | 10h 27min ago

  • KYEC posts EPS NT$1.71 for January-September period

    Before Going to Press | 10h 28min ago

  • Digitimes Research: China smartphone AP shipments to enjoy growth in 4Q14 driven by LTE-based solutions

    Before Going to Press | 10h 38min ago

  • Rising IoT applications to boost demand for new memory IC parts

    Before Going to Press | 10h 40min ago

  • Winbond appoints new senior vice president for product development

    Before Going to Press | 11h ago

  • LG Display announces 3Q14 performance

    Before Going to Press | 11h 33min ago

  • Huawei expressing more interest in embedded touch panel solutions

    Before Going to Press | 11h 54min ago

  • LCD TV sales in China reached 6.02 million from the Mid-Autumn period throughout the October 1 period

    Before Going to Press | 12h ago

  • AUO reduces working hours for factory workers

    Before Going to Press | 12h 18min ago

  • Taiwan shipments of LCD TVs expected to reach 19.69 million in 2H14

    Before Going to Press | 12h 20min ago

  • Taiwan panel industry output value to increase 1.6-3.1% in 2015. says IEK

    Before Going to Press | 12h 20min ago

  • Everlight Electronics likely to net NT$500-600 million for 3Q14

    Before Going to Press | Oct 22, 18:53

  • Taiwan September unemployment rate down, says DGBAS

    Before Going to Press | Oct 22, 18:52

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