Smartphone AP suppliers begin a new round of competition in 2H21

Brand vendors of 5G smartphones have started building component inventory for their new models for the second half of 2021, but prices of AP solutions are facing difficulties to increase, despite the ongoing rising quotes for ICs that are in shortage.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekJul 22nd, 2021

Coretronic to see shipments to commercial notebook segment grow in 2H21

Taiwan-based Coretronic, dedicated to LCD backlight solutions and digital projectors, has projected its shipments for TV and commercial-use notebook applications to grow significantly in the third quarter of 2021 and those for education-use Chromeboo.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 hr. 17 min. ago

UK Pharmaceutical Firm Fined For Hiking Drug Price 6,000%

Slashdot reader Bruce66423 shares a report from the Guardian: The UK's competition watchdog has imposed fines of more than £100m on the pharmaceutical company Advanz and its former private equity owners after it was found to have inflated the p.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 1st, 2021

Best cheap Google Home and Google Nest deals for August 2021

It's hard to beat the convenience of asking Google questions without using your smartphone or computer......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 1st, 2021

Best cheap tablet deals for August 2021

When smartphone screens are too small and notebooks are too clunky, a tablet is often your best choice......»»

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Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

How to watch the women’s Olympic soccer finals

The women's soccer finals are approaching, and competition is ramping up. Our guide will ensure that you catch all the action this year......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 31st, 2021

Samsung continues to lead global smartphone market despite quarterly decline

Apple trailed in third place with 48.9 million iPhones shipped, followed by Oppo at 34 million units shipped and Vivo at 33 million......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

The best QR code scanning apps for Android or iOS

QR codes are links that can be scanned using various smartphone apps. You'll find the six best apps for scanning QR codes for Android and iOS listed here......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsJul 30th, 2021

New Android Malware Records Smartphones via VNC To Steal Passwords

Security researchers have discovered a novel piece of Android malware that uses the VNC technology to record and broadcast a victim's smartphone activity, allowing threat actors to collect keyboard presses and app passwords. From a report: First spot.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Why screen time alone says little about your smartphone behaviour

In the past few years, smartphones have been labeled as the key culprit behind scores of mental and physical ailments, from loneliness to boredom to addiction. But such conclusions are not warranted if we do not examine what exactly people are doing.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

CHPT expects revenue increases through 4Q21

Taiwan-based IC test solutions provider Chunghwa Precision Test Tech (CHPT) expects to post sequential revenue increases through the fourth quarter of 2021, buoyed by growing demand for 5G smartphone chips, as well as HPC and radio-frequency ICs, acc.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

China MOSFET suppliers to raise prices in 4Q21

China-based MOSFET specialists including China Resources Microelectronics (CR Micro), Yangjie Electronic Technology and NCE Power are poised to raise their quotes again in the fourth quarter of 2021 to reflect ever-lengthening delivery lead times tha.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Unisoc growing smartphone AP market share in China

Unisoc will see shipments of its smartphone application processors for use by China-based handset companies climb 152% on year to 68.2 million units in 2021, enabling it to unseat HiSilicon as the third largest smartphone AP supplier, according to Di.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Nan Ya optimistic about 2H21

Nan Ya Plastics expects to enjoy more robust growth in sales of its copper foil and other electronic materials in the second half of 2021, while seeking more vertical integration of its supply chain......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 29th, 2021

Ashirase, a Honda incubation, reveals advanced walking assistance system for visually impaired

The system aims to help users achieve more independence in their daily lives by allowing them to feel which way to walk through in-shoe vibrations connected to a navigation app on a smartphone. Globally, 225 million people are estimated to.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsJul 28th, 2021

New data analysis of U.S. "oligopoly problem" reaffirms antitrust push, says economist

A new study on U.S. oligopolies uses, according to its author, a "groundbreaking model" to more accurately measure competition in U.S. markets and the consequences for consumers "who are capturing a smaller slice of a shrinking pie.".....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJul 28th, 2021

RF connector maker EZconn poised for significant revenue growth in 2H21

EZconn, a specialist in RF connectors and optical fiber devices, has said its two-pronged strategies to shift its primary markets to the US and Europe from China and focus more on high-margin products have begun to pay off......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 28th, 2021

Taiwan suppliers competitive in components, sub-systems in global EV supply chains

In terms of the global electric vehicle (EV) supply chain, Taiwan-based ICT makers are relatively competitive in EV components and sub-systems and less competitive in batteries, according to Digitimes Research......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 28th, 2021

Taiwan analog IC firms poised to raise prices

Taiwan-based analog IC suppliers all intend to follow in the footsteps of their bigger international peers and raise their chip quotes, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJul 28th, 2021

Smartphone screens effective sensors for soil or water contamination

The touchscreen technology used in billions of smartphones and tablets could also be used as a powerful sensor, without the need for any modifications......»»

Category: softwareSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJul 28th, 2021