Taiwan small- to mid-size panel shipments to fall 9.5% in 1Q21, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 1 February 2021
Taiwan's shipments of small- to medium-size LCD panels are expected to fall 9.5% sequentially but up 3.9% on year to 174 million units in the first quarter of 2021, Digitimes Research estimates.
Automotive World Expo 2021 in Japan features CASE vehicle solutionsFriday 29 January 2021
The just-concluded Automotive World Expo 2021 in Tokyo was characterized by hardware/software-integrated solutions to create connected, autonomous, shared/service and electric (CASE) vehicles, showing the trend of digital transformation for the car industry.
Public cloud platforms turn to offer special AI solutions for specific industries, says Digitimes ResearchWednesday 27 January 2021
Amazon Web Service (AWS) has announced industrial AI solutions designed specifically for the manufacturing industry that provides sensor and image recognition equipment.
TWS devices highlighted at CES 2021Monday 25 January 2021
True wireless stereo (TWS) devices were highlighted at the recently concluded online CES 2021, as many handset brands, acoustic device suppliers and startups showcased their latest products at the event.
UWB application is on rise, says Digitimes ResearchWednesday 20 January 2021
Because of Apple's promotion of UWB (ultra-wide band)-enabled devices, applications based on UWB technology have increased and have a broader coverage, according to Digitimes Research.
Low-temperature operating problem for EV-use batteries solvable, says Digitimes ResearchWednesday 20 January 2021
Electric vehicle (EV)-use lithium batteries suffer large decreases in operating efficiency when exposed to working environment of very low temperatures, but the problem can be solved by a few methods, according to Digitimes Research's findings.
Depth sensors keys in robot navigation, says Digitimes ResearchTuesday 19 January 2021
SLAM (simultaneous localization and mapping) is essential to navigation systems of mobile robots and there are various depth sensors used in SLAM including 2D and 3D LiDARs, stereoscopic cameras, laser ToF (time of flight) cameras, radars and ultrasonic radars, according to Digitimes Research.
JEITA platform facilitates development of smart home services in JapanTuesday 19 January 2021
Smart Home Data Catalog, a platform for collecting data from connected electric home appliances launched in October 2020 by Japan Electronics and Information Technology Industries Association (JEITA), is expected to promote development of smart home services in the local market.
Japan setting up nationwide smart logistics platformMonday 18 January 2021
Japan is establishing a nationwide smart logistics platform to collect data about entire delivery processes of selected products from production, transportation, distribution to sales and customers for shared use by producers, logistics operators, regional distributors and retail operators, a bid to...
Global smartphone shipments dip 8.8% in 2020, says Digitimes ResearchWednesday 13 January 2021
Global smartphone shipments suffered an annual 8.8% decline to 1.24 billion units in 2020, as the rampage of the coronavirus pandemic crippled handset demand and shipments, Digitimes Research has found.
Samsung to advance QLED, microLED TV technologies in 2021Monday 11 January 2021
Samsung Electronics is expected to adopt a two-pronged approach to push the sales of its QLED and microLED TVs in 2021, in response to fellow company LG Electronics' efforts to promote its rollable OLED TVs, according to Digitimes Research.
5G private networks to help Taiwan makers step into Open RANMonday 11 January 2021
5G private networks dedicated will become a stepping stone for Taiwan-based electronics and ICT makers to obtain orders for devices in the Open RAN (radio access network) market.
AI makes RPA intelligentThursday 7 January 2021
While RPA (robotic process automation) has become an important tool for enterprises' digital transformation, AI-based technologies have been increasingly introduced to RPA to transform it into IPA (intelligent process automation).
EIH to promote color e-book readersWednesday 6 January 2021
E Ink Holdings (EIH) will promote its ACeP (advanced color e-paper) technology to e-book readers in 2021.
ToF 3D sensors to accelerate AR application ecosystem formation, says Digitimes ResearchTuesday 5 January 2021
Time of flight (ToF) 3D sensors are emerging rapidly for massive consumer applications, prompting major semiconductor and optoelectronics players to join the supply chain and accelerating the formation of an AR application ecosystem, according to Digitimes Research.
Fierce competition for 5G subscribers undermine Korea telecom ARPU, says Digitimes ResearchThursday 31 December 2020
South Korea's top-3 telecom carriers saw their wireless businesses' average revenues per user (ARPU) slip in the first three quarters of 2020 due to fierce competition for 5G subscribers, while their plan to establish 28GHz base stations will be delayed, according to Digitimes Research's finding.
Taiwan server-related product revenues to grow 11% in 2020, says Digitimes ResearchTuesday 29 December 2020
Taiwan makers will see revenues from server-related hardware and software including motherboards, full-rack systems, networking equipment and storage equipment, increase by about 11% on year to reach over NT$1.5 trillion (US$52.88 billion) in 2020, higher than the 7% growth in server shipments in the...
Chinese makers keep expanding AMOLED panel capacity, says Digitimes ResearchMonday 28 December 2020
China's makers have not slowed down the pace of capacity expansion and technology upgrades for AMOLED panels, although its smartphone industry has been affected by the coronavirus pandemic and the US trade restrictions against Huawei, Digitimes Research has found.
Taiwan panel makers pushing into medical industry, says Digitimes ResearchFriday 25 December 2020
Both Taiwan-based panel makers AU Optronics (AUO) and Innolux are gearing up their efforts to develop display products for medical applications in response to the lingering impacts of the coronavirus pandemic, according to Digitimes Research.
Digitimes Research worldwide notebook shipment update – November 2020Tuesday 22 December 2020
The global top-5 brands' combined notebook shipments in November 2020 remained robust, reaching the second highest-ever monthly level, thanks to strong sales in Europe and North America amid the resurging coronavirus pandemic, according to Digitimes Research's latest figures from the Notebook Tracke...