Newsroom: US Ecommerce Forecast Revised Upward, 18% Growth Expected in 2021

More than 1 in 5 digital buyers will use a ‘buy now, pay later’ service June 9, 2021 (New York, NY) — Following a strong Q1 fueled by government stimulus, […].....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekJun 10th, 2021

Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam see June exports exceed pre-pandemic levels

Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam saw their respective export values for June 2021 exceed the corresponding pre-pandemic monthly figures for June 2019, thanks mainly to economic recovery in the US and China that sharply boosted imports from the three So.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News1 hr. 40 min. ago

Ennoconn sees challenge from supply-side constraints

The ongoing shortage of crucial chips and components will be challenging industrial PC maker Ennoconn in the second half of 2021, according to the company president Nelson Tsai......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News1 hr. 40 min. ago

GlobalWafers posts record 2Q21 profit

Silicon wafer supplier GlobalWafers has reported net profits increased 16.4% on year and about 47% sequentially to a record high of NT$3.95 billion (US$141.5 million) in the second quarter of 2021. EPS for the quarter came to NT$9.09......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News1 hr. 40 min. ago

Best cheap GPU deals for August 2021

No matter your budget or what sort of PC you're building, we've got the hottest cheap GPU deals right here......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 8 min. ago

Amazon’s anti-union conduct made free election “impossible,” NLRB officer finds

Report cites mailbox under cameras and anti-union materials at mandatory meetings. Enlarge / A sign held during a protest on March 27, 2021 in Birmingham, Alabama. (credit: Getty Images | Patrick T. Fallon ) Amazon interfered with a union-cer.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News6 hr. 40 min. ago

Best cheap Microsoft Office deals for August 2021

We’ve sniffed out the best Microsoft Office deals you can find now, along with a rundown of the Office suites......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 8 min. ago

Rust is the Most Loved Language For the 6th Year in a Row in Stack Overflow Study

RoccamOccam writes: For the sixth-year, Rust is the most loved language, while Python is the most wanted language for its fifth-year in Stack Overflow's 2021 survey of 80,000 developers. Read more of this story at Slashdot......»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 40 min. ago

After a COVID-free year, delta arrives in Wuhan, China

Delta is thought to have arrived in the country on a flight from Russia. Enlarge / Residents line up for nucleic acid testing of COVID-19 on August 3, 2021, in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. (credit: Getty ) After going a full year without any.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News10 hr. 40 min. ago

Whatever is killing coral reefs in Florida is also killing them in Belize

In 1842, Charles Darwin described the Belize Barrier Reef as "the most remarkable reef in the West Indies." Fast forward to 2021, only about 17 percent of live coral cover remains on fore-reefs in Belize. Overfishing, resulting in reduced grazing of.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News12 hr. 40 min. ago

The 100 best Android apps (August 2021)

Finding all the best Android apps for your device can be a time-consuming task. We've rounded up our top 100 apps, with something for every occasion......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 40 min. ago

Are women climate scientists judged for speaking out? Not so much, research suggests

Many scientists are likely to be invited for media appearances in the run up to COP26, the international negotiations on global heating that will take place in Glasgow in November 2021. Journalists will ask climate scientists to help place the talks.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News18 hr. 8 min. ago

Global notebook shipments to see slight growth in 3Q21

Procurement orders from the education segment reached the peak in the second quarter, while demand for gaming and enterprise notebooks also remained robust, but worldwide notebook shipments still performed weaker-than-expected in the second quarter o.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 8 min. ago

IC design houses form alliances to strengthen competitiveness

IC designers in Taiwan are poised to embrace the most lucrative year in 2021 amid the persistent crunch of chips, but they are also facing increasing cost pressure on developing new-generation chip solutions, which may reshape the IC design sector an.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 8 min. ago

China smartphone AP shipments to grow 7% in 3Q21

About 218 million smartphone application processors (APs) were shipped to China-based handset vendors in the second quarter of 2021, up about 3% sequentially, according to Digitimes Research. Shipments are forecast to register another sequential grow.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 8 min. ago

Eternal Materials 1H21 pre-tax profit hikes over 100% on year

Electronic material and composite resin maker Eternal Materials recorded a pre-tax profit of NT$2.412 billion (US$86.1 million) for the first half of 2021, soaring 129.09% on year, according to the company......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 8 min. ago

Global semiconductor sales rise in 2Q21

Worldwide sales of semiconductors totaled US$133.6 billion during the second quarter of 2021, up 8.3% sequentially and 29.2% from a year earlier, according to SIA......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 8 min. ago

Smartphone shipment rebounds in India

Sales of smartphone in India took a hit by the resurgence of COVID-19 in the second quarter this year, but when compared with the same period in 2020, sales have seen considerable growth of 82%, rising to 33 million units, according to Counterpoint R.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 8 min. ago

Apple to sharply up components pull-ins for new iPhones in 2H21

Apple is expected to significantly increase its pull-ins of components shipments for new iPhones in the second half of the year, driven by its impressive growth in market share in China for high-end 5G models, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 8 min. ago

Highlights of the day: Notebook shipments to see weak growth in 3Q21

Global notebook shipments wee weaker than expected in second-quarter 2021, thanks to components shortages. Global notebook shipments will see less than 2% sequential growth in the third quarter. Smartphone AP shipments into China grew about 3% sequen.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 8 min. ago

Views from Taiwan (6): China"s smartphone industry is reshuffling

Is there any way out for Huawei, which has been cornered by the US government? It used to be able to ship 200 million handsets a year, and it remains to be seen whether it can make it to 40 million units in 2021. Is Huawei going to give in? Will Chin.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2021