Tuesday 6 July 2021
AR to improve production efficiency
Smart manufacturing and remote collaboration have been in hot demand since the pandemic hit the manufacturing industry. Augmented reality (AR), for one, can be integrated into both...
Monday 26 April 2021
Apple taking time in AR glasses development, say sources
Apple did not start P2 prototype testing for its AR glasses as expected by its supply chain partners in first-quarter 2021, which means it is unlikely for the device to begin volume...
Thursday 4 February 2021
Pegatron, Quanta vying for assembly orders for Apple AR/VR headsets
Pegatron and Quanta Computer are still vying for final assembly orders for Apple's AR/VR headsets, while Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai) is set to supply parts modules, according to...
Wednesday 6 January 2021
Apple to enter 2nd-phase development of AR glasses prototype, say sources
Apple is about to enter the second phase of its AR glasses prototype development, according to industry sources.
Tuesday 5 January 2021
ToF 3D sensors to accelerate AR application ecosystem formation, says Digitimes Research
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...
Friday 18 December 2020
II-VI to enter supply chain for iPhones with LiDAR sensors, sources say
US-based II-VI is expected to enter the supply chain for Apple's next-generation iPhones by fabricating VCSEL chips for time-of-flight (ToF) LiDAR scanners, according to industry...
Wednesday 9 December 2020
Jorjin expects strong AR glass sales in 2021
Taiwan-based AR smart glasses designer Jorjin Technologies expects its revenues to grow exponentially in 2021 thanks to the expansion of its portfolios to include AR glass solutions...
Thursday 29 October 2020
Win Semi expects 1-3% revenue growth in 4Q20
GaAs foundry Win Semiconductors expects to post a revenue increase of 1-3% sequentially in the fourth quarter of 2020, with gross margin ranging from 37% to 39%.
Wednesday 21 October 2020
Micron uMCP5 ready for mass production
Micron Technology has announced the launch of uMCP5, which the company claims is the industry's first universal flash storage (UFS) multichip package with low-power DDR5 DRAM.
Thursday 15 October 2020
Win Semi enters LiDAR scanner supply chain for new 5G iPhones
GaAs foundry Win Semiconductor and its backend partners including Elite Advanced Laser (eLaser) are engaged in production of VCSEL chips for ToF-based LiDAR scanner for the iPhone...
Wednesday 30 September 2020
Foxconn developing micro LED AR smart glasses
Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai) is developing AR smart glasses based on micro LED displays, according to industry sources.
Wednesday 16 September 2020
New Apple Watch, iPad models launched
Apple has unveiled the Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE, two new iPad models. The Apple Watch Series 6 expands the health capabilities of previous Apple Watch models with a...
Friday 4 September 2020
Communication-enabled AR glasses may be available in 1-2 years, says Pegatron CTO
Wearable devices such as AR glasses integrated with communication functionality currently available on smartphones are likely to become a growth driver for communication hardware...
Thursday 16 July 2020
Taiwan cloud computing server suppliers to see strong orders in 2021
Taiwan-based cloud computing server suppliers Quanta Cloud Technology (QCT), Wiwynn and Mitac Computing Technology have all seen their orders stay strong in the second half of 2020...
Monday 22 June 2020
Foxlink building non-China production sites
Connector maker Foxlink has begun constructing new production sites in Myanmar and India in response to escalating trade tensions between the US and China, according to company chairman...