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Wednesday 17 April 2024
UAE's G42 chooses US over China for Nvidia chips and US$1.5 billion investment from Microsoft
Microsoft's substantial investment of US$1.5 billion has secured it a board seat in the United Arab Emirates-based AI firm G42, albeit with a trade-off.
Wednesday 17 April 2024
LG affiliates engage with Hyundai, aiming further automotive collaboration
LG Innotek and the automotive electronics division of LG Electronics recently visited Hyundai Motor Group's R&D hub. The industry has been wondering whether the two sides will...
Wednesday 17 April 2024
OpenAI dominates B2B AI market with over 600K ChatGPT Enterprise users
Brad Lightcap, COO of OpenAI, says the number of registered paid users for ChatGPT Enterprise has surged from 150,000 in January 2024 to over 600,000 in April.
Wednesday 17 April 2024
Next-gen vehicle components welcome arrival of AI connectivity business opportunities
To prepare for the arrival of the V2X era, automotive component maker Coplus is gradually carrying out the plan to expand its product lineup to include exterior modifications for...
Wednesday 17 April 2024
LG boosts R&D muscle in bid for smart solutions transition and AI dominance
LG Electronics is consolidating talent from its core businesses to strengthen its R&D capabilities.
Wednesday 17 April 2024
E-Lead aims for improved driving experience with enhanced smart cockpits
E-Lead Electronic, a leading supplier of automotive Head-Up Displays (HUD) and infotainment systems, is looking to enhance its smart cockpit offerings in 2024 with 3D HUDs, Panoramic...
Wednesday 17 April 2024
HD Renewable Energy partners with Shihlin Electric to scale charging business in Taiwan, Japan
Taiwan-based HD Renewable Energy (HDRE) is expanding its business scope from energy storage and solar energy to EV charging. Jason Chou, HDRE's general manager, said the company will...
Wednesday 17 April 2024
PCB firms see promising demand for automotive PCBs
PCB manufacturers are upbeat about the long-term demand prospects for automotive PCBs notwithstanding the recent decline in car demand.
Wednesday 17 April 2024
IC design houses bullish about ASPs driven by AI PCs
AI PCs and other innovative designs are expected to drive demand for chip specification enhancements, and related average selling prices (ASP) will only climb, according to IC design...
Wednesday 17 April 2024
Baidu launches ERNIE 4.0 Tool and AI toolkits, amid speculation of cooperation with Apple
As OpenAI continues to be at the forefront of Generative AI developments, Apple has been criticized for lagging behind the pack in iPhone innovation and has been on the verge of losing...
Wednesday 17 April 2024
Samsung Device Solution head reportedly seeking closer ties with Taiwan server ODMs
Kye Hyun Kyung, head of Samsung Electronics Device Solutions (DS) division, has visited Quanta Cloud Technology (QCT) during his stay in Taiwan, with his itinerary reportedly covering...
Tuesday 16 April 2024
Taiwan Generative AI Applications Hackathon kicks off - contestants to use cloud computing and latest Claude 3 LLM to develop generative AI applications
The Taiwan Generative AI Applications Hackathon is kicking off. The contest aims to showcase Generative AI application examples based on cloud computing and the latest Claude 3 large...
Tuesday 16 April 2024
UK starts drafting AI regulations for most powerful models
The UK is starting to draft regulations to govern artificial intelligence, focusing on the most powerful language models which underpin OpenAI's ChatGPT, people familiar with the...
Tuesday 16 April 2024
South Korea's Kakao joins AI Alliance
To support AI R&D, South Korean internet giant Kakao has joined the "AI Alliance."
Tuesday 16 April 2024
Tesla cuts FSD subscription fees in half in North America
EV manufacturer Tesla saw its first-quarter sales in 2024 fall short of expectations. Recently, it slashed the price of its Full Self-Driving (FSD) subscription in the US and Canada...