PCB firm Apex bracing for strong 2Q21

Taiwan-based PCB maker Apex International, with main manufacturing operations in Thailand, is poised to enjoy a particularly strong second quarter of 2021, thanks to robust demand for TVs and other consumer electronics applications, according to mark.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesMay 7th, 2021

FSP to enjoy strong 2H21

Notebook power supply maker FSP Group is expected to see robust sales in the second half as demand for notebooks remains strong amid the lingering coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News9 hr. 23 min. ago

China top-3 foundries to see combined revenue hit record high in 2021, says Digitimes Research

China's top-3 pure-play foundries are expected to see their combined revenue grow 16% on year to hit another record high in 2021, buoyed by continued strong demand for power devices, CMOS image sensors, radio-frequency ICs and other chip solutions de.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News9 hr. 23 min. ago

Top-5 notebook vendor shipments slip 7% on month in May due to component shortages

Global top-5 notebook brands, not including Apple, saw their combined shipments drop 7% on month in May. Despite strong notebook demand from the end market, IC supply remained constrained, while the issue of incompatible components at vendors worsene.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News9 hr. 23 min. ago

5G smartphone shipments to outpace 4G ones in 2022, says Canalys

Worldwide shipments of 5G smartphones will reach 610 million units in 2021, accounting for around 43% of total smartphones to be shipped, according to Canalys. The proportion will arrive at 52% in 2022, said the research firm......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News15 hr. 23 min. ago

The ability to innovate: Q&A with RISC-V International CTO Mark Himelstein and Andes Technology CEO Frankwell Lin

RISC-V is seeing strong growth as an open-source platform for innovations across many different industries. The RISC-V architecture is also enjoying increased adoption in high-performance computing and storage systems......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News15 hr. 23 min. ago

80% of Orgs That Paid the Ransom Were Hit Again, Report Finds

Boston-headquartered security firm Cybereason's study has found that the majority of organizations that chose to pay ransom demands in the past were not immune to subsequent ransomware attacks, often by the same threat actors. From a report: In fact,.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 19th, 2021

Nanya to see over 25% revenue gains in 2Q21 on rising DRAM ASPs

Nanya Technology is expected to post revenue growth of 25% or more sequentially in the second quarter of 2021, buoyed by sharp DRAM price rises, particularly for DDR3 solutions, according to market sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 18th, 2021

Taiwan PC monitor shipments to grow slightly in 2Q21, says Digitimes Research

Taiwan's PC monitor shipments are expected to grow about 3% on both sequential and on-year bases in the second quarter of 2021, as shortages of related components and materials continue to constrain growths, according to Digitimes Research......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 18th, 2021

Dell announces new server products and may offer APEX in Taiwan in 2022

Dell has announced its new PowerStore enterprise storage systems and Power Edge servers powered by Intel's Whitley processors in Taiwan, and the company may also start offering its APEX subscription services in Taiwan in 2022, according to Dell Taiwa.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 18th, 2021

Server shipments undermined by shortages of ICs, CPUs and switches

Despite strong demand from the cloud computing sector, shortages of ICs and CPUs are resulting in reduced server shipments, while rack server system suppliers are also facing tight supply of switches......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 18th, 2021

Nielsen Now Knows When You Are Streaming

Nielsen on Thursday announced that it had moved a step closer toward cracking one of the great questions of the modern entertainment world: How big, exactly, is streaming? From a report: Nielsen, the 98-year-old research firm that for decades has had.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

How to reset your iPhone

We've learned a lot about the iPhone over the years, but it's good to have a strong grasp on the basics. Here's a simple guide on how to reset your iPhone......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

Lordstown Motors now says that it has no binding orders for EV truck

It clarified with the Securities and Exchange Commission that it has no firm orders. Enlarge / In June 2020, Lordstown held an hour-long election rally for the Trump campaign disguised as an event to unveil the Endurance electric pickup truck......»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

PCB makers Apex, Chin-Poon to expand capacity in Thailand

Taiwan-based PCB maker Apex International, with main manufacturing operations in Thailand, plans to invest NT$3.74 billion (US$135.1 million) to build new production lines at its factory site in the Southeast Asian country this year, according to ind.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

The Global Chip Shortage is Creating a New Problem: More Fake Components

Industry analysts believe that the global chip shortage is creating the perfect environment for counterfeit semiconductors to enter the market. From a report: With demand looking unlikely to calm down, analyst firm Gartner estimates that the semicond.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

Quantum-nonlocality at all speeds

The phenomenon of quantum nonlocality defies our everyday intuition. It shows the strong correlations between several quantum particles some of which change their state instantaneously when the others are measured, regardless of the distance between.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021

Student matches personality and money to reach top 100 innovative wealth management companies

A fintech firm, born out of the Modular Executive MBA (MEMBA) at the Business School (formerly Cass), is making waves after being named one of the 100 most innovative global tech firms in the wealth management sector......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021

ASRock optimistic about 2Q21

ASRock is upbeat about its sales and profit performance in the second quarter of 2021, citing strong demand for graphics cards, industrial PCs and servers......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021

Taiflex, AEM to build new FCCL capacity for smartphone clients

Taiwan-based Taiflex Scientific and Asia Electronic Material (AEM), dedicated to supplying FCCL and other flexible PCB materials, both plan to build additional production lines to satisfy strong demand from their US and China smartphone clients, acco.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021

Zhen Ding, Flexium see strong 2Q21 on non-handset FPCB shipments

Taiwan's flexible PCB (FPCB) suppliers Zhen Ding Technology and Flexium Interconnect are expected to post robust sales for second-quarter 2021, mainly bolstered by shipments to Apple for non-handset applications, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021