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Wednesday 10 April 2024
H&M-backed UK start-up Alchemie debuts digital textile dyeing in Taiwan, aims to revolutionize industry
The textile industry ranks among the foremost contributors to environmental pollution, accounting for 3% of worldwide carbon dioxide emissions and standing as the second-largest source...
Tuesday 9 April 2024
US considers nuclear option to address AI energy thirst
The US government is ramping up discussions with major tech companies to address the substantial power demand that will come with the advancement of artificial intelligence (AI).
Wednesday 27 March 2024
UK stands to lose 8 million jobs from AI, analysis warns
As many as 8 million UK workers are at risk of losing their jobs to artificial intelligence with current government policy, the Institute for Public Policy Research warned.
Monday 18 March 2024
Taiwan strengthens satellite comms in preparation for war
Taiwan's Chunghwa Telecom signed a satellite deal with UK government-invested OneWeb.
Tuesday 20 February 2024
Arm, OpenAI, and Softbank showing interest in buying Graphcore
British AI chip startup Graphcore is rumored to be for sale, with the asking price estimated at US$500 million. Arm, SoftBank, and OpenAI are said to be among potential buyers.
Monday 29 January 2024
UK Advanced Propulsion Centre director: Taiwan crucial for global EV development
DIGITIMES recently interviewed Julian Hetherington, the director of the Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC), to understand the future of EV development in the UK and its potential benefits...
Wednesday 29 November 2023
Quantum collaboration between South Korea and the UK gains momentum
With the recent signing of the new Downing Street Accord by South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol and British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, both countries are poised for a new era of...
Friday 24 November 2023
Nissan pledges GBP 2 billion to expand UK electric-vehicle hub
Nissan Motor Co. will significantly ramp up electric-vehicle production in the UK with a £2 billion ($2.5 billion) investment at its Sunderland site in a boon to the country's...
Thursday 9 November 2023
Nexperia to sell UK foundry for US$177 million
Vishay Intertechnology and Nexperia have entered into an agreement in which Vishay will acquire Nexperia's wafer fabrication facility and operations located in Newport, South Wales,...
Wednesday 27 September 2023
UK's real-time inertia measurement tech to enhance Taiwan's power utility
Taiwan Power Company (Taipower) is embarking on an international collaboration with Reactive Technologies Limited (RTL), an innovative energy technology firm based in the United Kingdom...
Tuesday 12 September 2023
UK needs Chinese batteries to get to net zero, Badenoch says
The UK is kicking in support toward BMW AG making electric Minis in Oxford without insisting that batteries are sourced locally, Business Secretary Kemi Badenoch said, in candid comments...
Monday 11 September 2023
BMW overhauls Mini factory for the electric age with UK support
BMW AG will invest in the 110-year-old plant where the Mini brand was born, tapping the UK government for support to secure the factory's future.
Thursday 7 September 2023
UK sets up first national pavilion at SEMICON Taiwan to show tech strength
The British Office Taipei, the UK's Department for Business and Trade, and Innovate UK, the UK's national innovation agency, have jointly hosted the UK's first-ever pavilion at SEMICON...
Wednesday 30 August 2023
UK seizes on US-China thaw for reset with Beijing
It may be now or never for the UK to repair its battered relationship with the world's second-largest economy.
Wednesday 23 August 2023
Broadcom's $61 billion VMware deal cleared by UK
Broadcom Inc.'s $61 billion takeover of VMware Inc. was cleared by the UK's antitrust watchdog, paving the way for one of the largest-ever tech deals.
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