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Notebook compartment part suppliers see deceleration in shipments in 2Q21

Makers of notebook internal compartment parts and hinges have seen a deceleration in order pull-ins from notebook brand clients in second quarter amid component shortages......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesJun 16th, 2021

Views from Taiwan (7): India to cash in on China"s setbacks?

As the second largest handset market next to China, India sees its suppliers mainly carrying Chinese brands. Is India facing a fundamental change in market structure? Smartphone brands often find themselves overwhelmed by fast market changes. And sur.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News59 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 News59 min. ago

Samsung loses top European phone vendor crown to Xiaomi

According to Strategy Analytics, Xiaomi shipped a record 12.7 million smartphone units in Europe during the second quarter, giving it a market share of 25.3%. Second-place Samsung, meanwhile, managed 12 million shipments for a 24% share......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News7 hr. 26 min. ago

A docuseries on SpaceX’s first all-civilian rocket launch is coming to Netflix

Inspiration4 is getting its own documentary. Netflix said Tuesday it would be releasing a five-part series on the mission, its first documentary to cover an event “in near real-time,” in five parts in September. “Countdown: Inspiration4 Mis.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News7 hr. 26 min. ago

Thick smoke over Athens as suburbs battle wildfires

Hundreds of firefighters, water-bombing planes and helicopters battled forest fires near Athens on Tuesday that saw villages evacuated and part of a major motorway closed, officials said......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News7 hr. 27 min. ago

A Magnetic Helmet Shrunk a Deadly Tumor In World-First Test

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Engadget: As part of the latest neurological breakthrough, researchers used a helmet that generates a magnetic field to shrink a deadly tumor by a third. The 53-year-old patient who underwent the treatment ult.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News8 hr. 59 min. ago

Experimental model of ovarian cancer shows effect of healthy cell arrangement in metastasis

Ovarian cancer devastates more than 20,000 women in the U.S. every year, due in part to its tendency to evade detection and present after metastatic spread. A key element to slowing metastasis is understanding the mechanisms of how tumor cells invade.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News11 hr. 58 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 News21 hr. 27 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 News21 hr. 27 min. ago

COF substrate, probe card demand stays robust for processing DDI chips

Tape COF substrates and probe cards continue to see robust demand for processing display driver ICs (DDI), which will buoy revenue performance at related suppliers in the third quarter, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News21 hr. 27 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 News21 hr. 27 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 News21 hr. 27 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 News21 hr. 27 min. ago

Global notebook shipments to rise 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. 59 min. ago

Taiwan networking IC suppliers gain shifted orders

IC design houses, such as MediaTek and Realtek Semiconductor, have landed a ramp-up in orders from Taiwan-based networking device makers, which are encountering longer delivery lead times at their US chip partners, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 59 min. ago

OSATs in talks with substrate suppliers about 2023 orders

Major OSATs, including ASE Technology and Powertech Technology (PTI), are already engaged in talks with their substrate suppliers about orders for 2023, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 59 min. ago

Amazon union election results should be set aside due to misconduct, NLRB officer recommends

A National Labor Relations Board official is recommending that the results of the milestone union election at an Amazon warehouse in Alabama held earlier this year be scrapped and that a new election be held due to illegal misconduct on the part of t.....»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2021

How headless hydra feel, react to prodding

Even the simplest creatures seem extraordinarily complex when you look beneath the surface. Fortunately, hydra make that part easy......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2021

First additively-manufacture thermal protection shield is going to space

A research team at Oak Ridge National Laboratory have 3D printed a thermal protection shield, or TPS, for a capsule that will launch with the Cygnus cargo spacecraft as part of the supply mission to the International Space Station. The launch will ma.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2021

Apple dominates as tablet shipments grow 4.2%, but sales are predicted to slow

According to analyst firm IDC, Apple shipped 12.9 million tablets in the second quarter of 2021, up 3.5% year-over-year. That lines up with CEO Tim Cook’s recent announcement that the iPad just experienced its most successful quarter in a decade......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2021