Links Week Ending 19th March 2021

by Bob Raikes

Every week we see some articles that don’t really need comment or are just plain interesting. Here are a few from the first part of this week. AMC Theatres to Have 98% of Its …

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Acer Achieves Strong APAC PC Sales in 2017

by Andrew Fenn

Unconfirmed local sources citing Acer’s Pan Asia Pacific President, Andrew Hou, have reported that the company’s revenues from its enterprise PC business in the region accounted for 41% of its overall sales, representing a …

Tags:Acer| APAC| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| PC Market (Personal Computers - PCs)| Vol 25 - Issue 03

MStar and Seraphic Demo HbbTV 2 at CCBN 2017

by Alan Spencer

MStar and Seraphic delivered a HbbTV 2 demo on its latest STB chipset platforms at CCBN 2017 earlier this month. The show is one of the largest broadcasting technology and equipment exhibition in the …

Tags:APAC| HbbTV| Large Display Monitor| STBs| Vol 24 - Issue 12

Asia Pacific Region to See Impressive pay-TV Growth

by Alan Spencer

According to Digital TV Research, the Asia Pacific pay-TV sector is vibrant compared to most of the rest of the world in terms of subscribers, revenues and growth. In is forecast that by 2022, …

Tags:APAC| Large Display Monitor| TV Viewing| Vol 24 - Issue 09

Singapore Uses Colour ePaper

by Tom Allen

LEDs illuminate the signs at nightSingapore has become the latest city to use electronic paper displays from Visionect. Eleven bus stops across the city now feature 32″ colour ePaper displays. Power is supplied from …

Tags:APAC| Colour (Color)| DOOH| ePaper| Large Display Monitor| Vol 23 - Issue 31

Foxconn Snaps Up Microsoft Mobile Plant

by Tom Allen

Chief Expertise, a Foxconn subsidiary, has purchased 100% of Microsoft Mobile (Vietnam), for VND492 billion ($22 million). The company plans to produce mainly feature phones at the facility in Bac Ninh, according to a …

Tags:APAC| Foxconn (Honhai)| Microsoft| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 23 - Issue 27

Kuwada Takes Cambrios to Asia

by Tom Allen

Cambrios has appointed Ryosuke Kuwada to a newly-created position: executive adviser to the CEO. Kuwada will focus on the firm’s business development efforts in Asia. Kuwada has worked in technology sales and marketing for …

Tags:APAC| Cambrios| Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| People| Recruitment & Appointments| Vol 23 - Issue 25

Zytronic Takes Space in Marina Bay

by Tom Allen

Zytronic’s procap touch technology has been chosen for use in the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore: the location is an integrated resort for business and leisure, in the city’s Central Business District. Digital wayfinding …

Tags:APAC| Back Panel| Large Display Monitor| Touch Controllers| Vol 23 - Issue 20

LG Invests in Vietnam

by Tom Allen

LG Display has said that it will build an OLED display module assembly plant in Vietnam. The plant, in Hai Phong, will begin production in the second half of 2017. Although LGD did not …

Tags:APAC| Investment| Large Display Monitor| LG Displays (LGD)| Mobile Display Monitor| OLED Fabs| Vol 23 - Issue 13

Atlona Opening China Office to Serve Asia

by Tom Allen

Atlona is to open an office in Hong Kong in February, to serve the Asian market. The office will cover China, Macau, Taiwan, South Korea and the rest of Southeast Asia – excluding Japan, …

Tags:APAC| Large Display Monitor| Recruitment & Appointments| Vol 23 - Issue 03