Vol 22 - Issue 07


Acer Reports 6% YoY January Sales Growth

by Helen Vince

Acer saw sales in January increase 5.8% year on year to NT$22.7 billion ($719.6 million). The company also announced the completion of its second public offering of 300 million common shares, raising a total …

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Samsung to Invest $3.6 billion in New OLED Fab

by Norbert Hildebrand

According to an article published by Reuters, Samsung Display is planning to invest a substantial amount of money into building a new OLED fab for the production of small to medium sized display panels …

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Asustek’s January Sales Down 17.6%

by Vanessa Browning

Asustek Computer saw sales fall 17.6% sequentially to NT$35 billion ($1.1 billion), as shipments to the US and Western Europe declined after the end of year holidays. However, the company said it still achieved …

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Qualcomm Fined $975 Million by China’s NDRC

by Helen Vince

Qualcomm says it has reached agreement with China’s National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) regarding the Chinese authority’s investigation of Qualcomm under China’s anti-monopoly law (AML). The NDRC found that Qualcomm was in violation …

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Taiwan’s Notebook ODMs See January Sales Fall

by Helen Vince

Taiwan’s main notebook ODMs, Compal, Wistron and Inventec reported month on month declines in sales in January. Compal’s January sales were down 17.1% sequentially to NT$68.7 billion ($2.2 billion), though this was 28.5% higher …

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Video to Dominate as Exebytes Usher in Global Mobile Data Traffic Growth

by Steve Sechrist

Get ready for a new set of metrics as billions and yes trillions of petabytes of data stream through the world’s mobile networks delivering a surging volume of video content that will grow to …

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SMPTE Discusses Video over IP

by Matthew Brennesholtz

At the recent meeting of the New York Chapter of the SMPTE, the topic of discussion was “IP Facilities for Content Creators”, AKA Video over Internet Protocol (VoIP). This meant the use of Information …

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Citrix Report Shows Mobile Experience Defined by Video

by Norbert Hildebrand

The latest mobile analytic report form Citrix shows some interesting trends for the mobile space, with a focus on the use of smartphones in the consumer as well as the enterprise markets. The report …

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Innolux Result 11/02/2015

by Helen Vince

Innolux Corporation posted a net profit in Q4 of NT$11.2 billion ($355.7 million) on turnover of NT$114.9 billion ($3.6 billion), which compares with a net loss in Q4 of the previous year of NT$1.3 …

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CamOptics and Jasper Display Joint Development Consortium Announcement

by Norbert Hildebrand

LCOS microdisplays are typically used for display applications like projectors, which is not necessarily a high growth market. At Photonics West, Jasper Display Corp. announced a co-operation agreement with CamOptics Ltd. a start-up technology …

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BLU Firms See Disappointing January Sales

by Helen Vince

Taiwan’s two main backlight unit (BLU) manufacturers reported sequential falls in sales in January. Coretronic’s sales fell 10.7% from December to NT$5.2 billion ($165.6 million), while Radiant Opto-Electronics saw sales drop 23.2% to NT$3.7 …

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