Thursday 17 January 2019
2018 review and 2019 outlook: New applications driving server industry growth
Emerging technologies and applications such as artificial intelligence (AI), virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR) and 5G have driven server shipment growths in the past few...
Monday 24 December 2018
VIA expects profitability in 2018 and 2019, says paper
IC design house VIA Technologies expects to be profitable in both 2018 and 2019 as the company has been preparing new products and technologies for areas such as artificial intelligence...
Monday 24 December 2018
Micro LED likely to become mainstream technology for AR glasses, says Digitimes Research
While a number of technologies, including LCoS, laser projection, AMOLED, are considered suitable for producing display products for AR (augmented reality) glasses that should be...
Monday 24 December 2018
Etron gearing up to develop AI-on-edge natural light 3D sensing solutions
IC designer Etron Technology and its subsidiary eYs3D Microelectronics are gearing up to advance application of its natural light 3D image capturing technology to AR (augmented reality)...
Thursday 6 December 2018
VR headset market rebounds as standalone products gain traction, says IDC
The combined augmented reality (AR)/virtual reality (VR) headset market grew 9.4% on year in the third quarter of 2018, according to IDC. The VR headset market returned to growth...
Wednesday 14 November 2018
AR to serve as automatic city tour guide, says Werold Games executive
AR (augmented reality) will surely integrate AI and IoT to facilitate wider applications to rehabilitation medicine, city tour guide or cultural promotions, and traditional human...
Friday 9 November 2018
Toii leverages AR, LBS, mobile gaming to promote retail and tourism
Based in the US with a branch in Taiwan, Toii is dedicated to creating brand-new gaming experience integrated with AR (augmented reality) and location-based service (LBS) and mobile...
Thursday 25 October 2018
Global AR/VR HMD device shipments to grow at CAGR 52.7% in 2018-2023, says Digitimes Research
Global shipments of AR/VR head-mounted display (HMD) devices are expected to grow at a CAGR of 52.7% during a 5-year forecast period to reach 40 million units in 2023, according to...
Wednesday 29 August 2018
Driverless vehicles serve urban and rural areas differently
While mature infrastructures, stable system technologies, sound supervision regulations and public acceptability are required to support the development of driverless vehicles, such...
Thursday 9 August 2018
Smart mobility era with EV as mainstream may come 2022-2025
Smart mobility featuring electrical vehicles (EV) as mainstream and driverless cars as popular road transportation tools may materialize during 2022-2025, 5-8 years ahead of the Smart...
Wednesday 18 July 2018
VirtualLink combines simplicity of single USB-C connector with higher bandwidth to drive VR experiences
A new industry consortium led by Nvidia, Oculus, Valve, AMD, and Microsoft has introduced the VirtualLink specification - an open industry standard that enables next-generation VR...
Wednesday 11 July 2018
YouCam beauty apps most downloaded for virtual makeup
YouCam beauty apps offered by Taiwan-based Perfect Corp have become the world's most downloaded beauty apps, scoring over 600 million global app downloads, with global beauty and...
Monday 9 July 2018
3D printing software apps to help drive digital transformation
In line with the advent of the era of going digital fully, "maker and innovation" will become a new driver for the next wave of industrial revolution after Industry 4.0, and 3D software...
Monday 2 July 2018
Japan VR/AR market grows slowly, says Digitimes Research
Shipments of virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) devices totaled about 300,000 units in the Japan market in 2017, Digitimes Research has estimated.
Wednesday 30 May 2018
Google updates ARCore, Google Lens to solicit support from device makers, says Digitimes Research
Google is now actively soliciting support for its ARCore and Google Lens platforms from handset vendors as it has taken the lesson from the ill-fated Tango platform which was discontinued...