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  • mediatek
    MediaTek has completed validation (interoperability tests) of NarrowBand IoT connectivity (NB-IoT) with SoftBank to set the stage for future commercial NB-IoT applications within Japan. These tests showcase MediaTek's efforts and commitment to ready NB-IoT technology for the global market, the company...
  • Broadcom, a semiconductor device supplier to the wired, wireless, enterprise storage and industrial end markets, and CA Technologies, a provider of information technology (IT) management software and solutions, have announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which the former...
  • D-Link has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.697 billion (US$55.68 million) for June, down 7.86% on month but up 0.89% on year.
  • Networking device maker Planet Technology has reported revenues of NT$110.23 million (US$3.63 million) for June, up 1.85% on month, but down 1.27% on year.
  • With the proliferation of IoT (Internet of Things) devices generating multiple intrusion points for malwares, a collaborative defense mechanism is emerging to block malwares at interconnectivity among various types of gateways, clouds and end devices. This has inspired Taiwan-based HwaCom Systems,...
  • Networking device maker Accton Technology saw its June revenues reach a six-month high of NT$3.6 billion (US$117.9 million) driven by robust shipments of its high-speed switch products.
  • mediatek
    It remains to be seen whether Apple will commit to buying modem chips from MediaTek for its next-generation iPhone devices despite mounting speculations that the US vendor is considering alternatives from the Taiwan chip supplier in order to reduce its reliance on Qualcomm, according to supply chain...
  • Huawei believes digital economy entails extensive, open and win-win collaborations across sectors
    Huawei has recently announced in Bangkok, Thailand its plan to invest US$81 million over the next three years to help foster a local ICT ecosystem. The move shed light on the company's strategy to expand into ASEAN markets and create a digital economy ecosystem. Amid the upcoming 5G era, many Taiwan-based...
  • Government-run Hsinchu Science Park (HSP), Southern Taiwan Science Park (STSP) and Central Taiwan Science Park (CTSP) generated combined revenues of NT$794.733 billion (US$26.38 billion) in January-April 2018, growing 4.77% on year, according to the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST).
  • China Mobile chairman Shang Bing at MWC Shanghai 2018
    MWC Shanghai 2018 running from June 27-29 is highlighting 5G, AI, IoT and autonomous driving to serve as major agenda of the annual event held under the theme of "Discover a Better World."
  • 5g
    As part of their efforts to develop a preemptive presence in the 5G era, global chipmakers are stepping up the development of IoT chipset solutions as a warm-up game for exploring tremendous business opportunities seen after 5G application services kick off commercial run in 2020, according to industry...
  • Huawei rotating and acting CEO Eric Xu
    To embrace the advent of the 5G era, Huawei plans to launch commercial 5G solutions as well as 5G chips for smartphones in March 2019, according to company rotating and acting CEO Eric Xu.
  • MediaTek and Ericsson have announced a collaborative effort to extend the commercial ecosystem for NB-IoT devices. This announcement follows months of work by both companies to test and verify functionality of the MediaTek NB-IoT system-on-chip (SoC) platforms for use with Ericsson's massive IoT network...
  • Asia Pacific is on track to become the world's largest 5G region by 2025, led by pioneering 5G markets such as Australia, China, Japan and South Korea, according to the latest edition of the GSMA's Mobile Economy report.
  • Pegatron chairman TH Tung
    The IT supply chains are facing both challenges and opportunities in 2018 and there is no reason for makers to feel pessimistic about business prospects for the second half of the year, according to Pegatron chairman TH Tung.
  • Driven by the colossal Internet of Things (IoT) opportunity, wireless technologies - including wireless local area network (WLAN), Bluetooth, cellular and low-power wireless - will account for 55% of connectivity integrated circuit (IC) shipments in 2018, according to IHS Markit. Over the next five...
  • Robot Topol, Intel's general manager of 5G advanced technologies
    If applied to the healthcare industry, 5G technologies should start with outside-the-body applications rather than invasive ones, as accreditations for invasive medical applications are much harder to obtain and involve time-consuming procedures, according to Robert Topol, Intel's general manager of...
  • computex
    Computex, which had been gradually losing its luster along with the rise of e-commerce and the slowdown of the PC industry in recent years, seems to start showing signs of revival during its 2018 edition, mainly driven by AI (artificial intelligence) and gaming applications, which stole the spotlights...
  • Networking device maker Accton Technology saw its consolidated revenues surge 43.97% on month and 21.28% on year to a five-month high of NT$3.599 billion (US$120.78 million) in May.
  • Optical transceiver module maker PCL Technologies saw its consolidated revenues rise 10.18% on month and 25.48% on year to NT$181 million (US$6.07 million) in May, buoyed by increased shipments of 32G transceiver modules.
  • Ericsson is providing its insights of the 5G technology trend
    Digitalization is a prerequisite for all industries and enterprises to remain competitive in today's economic context, and 5G will play the key role for business and society to undergo such a digital transformation, according to Hakan Cervell, president of Ericsson Taiwan.
  • Sercomm chairman Paul Wang
    Shareholders of Sercomm have approved the company's plans to issue either 48 million new shares or NT$3 billion (US$100.5 million) worth of corporate bonds through private placement as it aims to bring in strategic partners to further enhance its competitiveness.
  • intel
    In the transition to the data-centric era, the PC remains a critical facet of Intel's business, and it is an area where the company believes there are still so many opportunities ahead, according to Gregory Bryant, senior vice president and general manager of the Client Computing Group at Intel.
  • As a leading network equipment and solutions provider in Taiwan, Alpha Networks will be focusing on mobile communications and cloud RAN (radio access network) at the core of its operations to capitalize on potential opportunities in the 5G and IoV (Internet of Vehicles) application sectors, according...
  • Computex to introduce latest AI development and trends
    Computex has added two new themes to the 2018 edition in response to some of the hottest trends in the tech industry: 5G and blockchain - along with the mainstays that have been featured at the largest IT tradeshow in Asia.

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