Friday 8 March 2024
xMEMS prepping killer-grade devices, as MEMS speakers surpass conventional technologies
US-based xMEMS Labs, a maker of speaker driver IC chips using Micro-ElectroMechanical Systems (MEMS), is aiming to launch its next-generation Cowell speakers later this year, which...
Wednesday 27 September 2023
Merry hopes new phones can withstand headwinds; three product lines welcome new additions
From weak demand in the consumer market to inventory clearance on the client side, the gloomy atmosphere in the market has put significant pressure on supply chain players in the...
Tuesday 26 September 2023
Huawei autumn launch features new chips and in-house wireless technology StarLight
Huawei's autumn launch features not only new consumer devices but also a wide array of chips, like the 9000S processor chip for Mate 60 RS, A2 for its True Wireless Stereo earbuds,...
Thursday 24 August 2023
AI 2.0 presents new opportunities for Taiwanese businesses, says Asustek-affiliated TWSC
The new era of AI 2.0 will generate new opportunities for Taiwanese businesses, according to Peter Wu, president of cloud services provider Taiwan Web Service (TWSC) and Asus Cloud...
Friday 4 August 2023
Taiwan audio IC specialists increase focus on gaming, business PC applications
Taiwanese audio IC manufacturers continue to increase high-end product deployments, targeting gaming and commercial PCs, according to industry sources.
Tuesday 1 August 2023
Samsung expects growth in smartphones and TWS in 2H23
Samsung Electronics has just announced new products at the Galaxy Unpacked 2023 event in Seoul. Although sales have yet to recover, Samsung expects that in the second half of the...
Monday 22 May 2023
From "semiconductors are national power" to "AI is national power"
I was invited to be a seminar moderator at the 2023 Taiwan Supercomputing Conference themed on AI 2.0, supercomputing, and the new ecosystem, recently organized by Taiwan Web Service...
Thursday 18 May 2023
Asustek-affiliated TWS showcases Formosa Foundation Model, Taiwan's first LLM
Taiwan Web Service (TWS) has created Taiwan's first large language model (LLM) called the Formosa Foundation Model (FFM), which will be released as an enterprise generative AI solu...
Friday 7 April 2023
IC demand for TWS and other CE devices remains robust in emerging markets
Chip demand for true wireless stereo (TWS) and other consumer electronics devices remains strong in India and other emerging markets, despite a slowdown in China, according to sources...
Thursday 6 April 2023
Knowles enables high-fidelity voice calling with new voice vibration sensor
Knowles has announced the release of a revolutionary new voice vibration sensor for high-fidelity voice pick-up in TWS. Working in conjunction with microphones, the Knowles V2S200D...
Wednesday 22 February 2023
Local brands and manufacturers emerge in India's TWS market
India's TWS (True Wireless Stereo) market again saw double-digit growth in 2022, and major brands ramped up local production to drive down the end products' price amid 'Make in India'...
Friday 11 November 2022
Nan Ya PCB sees increasing rush orders for BT substrates
Taiwan's IC substrate supplier Nan Ya PCB has witnessed a surge in rush orders for BT substrates needed to process memory and other chip solutions for mobile smart devices and TV...
Thursday 6 October 2022
LandMark 2H22 performance bolstered by InP LD/PD shipments reportedly for new iPhones
Taiwan-based LandMark Optoelectronics, specializing in production of GaAs and InP epiwafers, is expected to score revenue and profit gains in the second half of the year from strong...
Friday 16 September 2022
TWS device assemblers brace for profit erosion
With brand vendors slashing their TWS device prices to stimulate sales, related assemblers and other suppliers are bracing for substantial profit erosion, according to industry sou...
Friday 5 August 2022
Asustek, Intel jointly unveil 5G AI Ready Platform
Asustek Computer and its affiliate Taiwan Web Service (TWS) have launched a 5G AI Ready Platform in cooperation with Intel and Taiwan Mobile, looking to integrate AI, 5G and edge...
Summary of Tech Supply Chain News!
Global smartphone shipments hit 2023 peak in 4Q23, but decelerate in 1Q24 due to seasonality, says DIGITIMES Research
Meet the analyst: Operating system in AI era will be king, says DIGITIMES Research
Taiwan server industry experiences decline in 2023 revenues and shipments; poised to see growth in 2024, says DIGITIMES Research