Thursday 24 December 2009
Taiwan-based Magic Pixel licenses MIPS processor IP for multimedia applications
MIPS Technologies has announced that Magic Pixel (MPX), a Taiwan-based multimedia SoC supplier and a spin-off of Macronix International Company (MXIC), has licensed the MIPS32 24KEc...
Tuesday 27 October 2009
Taiwan market: Vmax, FET and Vee Telecom to start WiMAX services by year-end 2009
Taiwan-based WiMAX operators Vmax Telecom, Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET) and Vee Telecom Multimedia will begin commercial operations of their WiMAX services by the end of 2009,...
Monday 26 October 2009
Sonix developing 32-bit multimedia MCU
Consumer IC design house Sonix Technology has recently licensed ARM's IP for 32-bit microcontroller units (MCU), and expects to roll out new ARM-based products in the second half...
Wednesday 26 August 2009
Flash controller maker Skymedi to slash capital, spin off non-core business
Taiwan-based Skymedi has announced plans to downsize its capital by 40%, and spin off its multimedia processor division to form a wholly-owned subsidiary in order to strengthen its...
Tuesday 18 August 2009
Nvidia Tegra powers Microsoft Zune HD
Nvidia has announced that Microsoft's new Zune HD portable media player is powered by the company's Tegra processor.
Friday 7 August 2009
PC vendors set to compete in tablet PC market
PC vendors include Asustek Computer, Hewlett-Packard (HP), Dell and Micro-Star International (MSI) are all preparing to launch new tablet PCs as Apple is expected to release a 9.7-inch...
Friday 19 June 2009
Inventec Multimedia begins to ship notebook camera modules to Toshiba
Inventec Multimedia & Telecom, a member of the Inventec group, has started shipping camera modules for notebooks to Toshiba and the company expects its products to also receive...
Friday 12 June 2009
Taiwan smartphone makers may switch focus to high-end multimedia handsets
Some Taiwan-based smartphone makers are planning to focus more on the development of high-end multimedia handsets, instead of concentrating on Windows Mobile- or Android-based smartphones,...
Wednesday 10 June 2009
SiRF introduces SiRFatlasIV multifunction location system processor
SiRF Technology has introduced the SiRFatlasIV multifunction location system processor targeting an emerging class of location-centric devices.
Monday 8 June 2009
ITE introduces mobile DVB-T SoC
Taiwan IC designer Integrated Technology Express (ITE) has announced a DVB-T single chip SoC, the AT9058M, enabling a low-power, and small-footprint solution for DVB-T feature phone,...
Friday 5 June 2009
Computex 2009: CyberLink collaborates with Intel to enhance video experience on PCs
Software provider CyberLink has announced the wide adoption of Intel Core i7 technology to CyberLink's multimedia applications to enhance the video experience on the PC.
Wednesday 3 June 2009
Computex promises to deliver on the mobile front
While Intel appears to be stepping away from the netbook market for the moment, ARM-based competitors are stepping in.
Tuesday 2 June 2009
Nvidia's 5-year plan coming to fruition as GPU compute goes mainstream, Q&A with Ujesh Desai, vice president of product marketing
Nvidia built its name around satisfying PC gamers' desire for better graphics, higher resolutions, and higher frame rates, from one GPU generation to the next. But around five years...
Wednesday 27 May 2009
ARC and Realtek sign agreement to extend reach of ARC Sonic Focus audio technology into PCs and notebooks
ARC International and Realtek Semiconductor have agreed to bundle the ARC Sonic Focus suite of audio enrichment software with Realtek codecs shipped to its OEM and ODM customers globally...
Thursday 30 April 2009
China market: MIPS licenses IP to Mavrix and Haier
MIPS Technologies has announced that Mavrix Technology, a fabless semiconductor company developing complete SoC solutions for the emerging mobile digital TV and portable multimedia...
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