Taiwan's Acer ranks No. 5 PC vendor, Asustek No. 6 worldwide in Q3: Gartner

Acer Inc. and Asustek Computer Inc. retained their titles as the fifth- and sixth-largest global PC suppliers, respectively, in the third quarter of this year, according to global market information a...

AI research platform powered by supercomputer Taiwania 2 to launch in June

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- Artificial intelligence platform Taiwan Computing Cloud (TWCC) is set to officially commence services for academic and research projects in June, according to the National Cen...

Foxconn’s Sharp laptop unit to set up factory in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Japanese electronics giant Sharp will set up a unit of its laptop maker Dynabook in Taoyuan next month, posing a threat to Taiwanese brands Acer Inc. and Asustek Computer Inc., ...

Half a million computers hacked via server at Taiwan's ASUS: report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - As many as half a million computers might have installed malware disguised as an update from electronics giant ASUS after the Taiwanese company’s server was hacked, accord...

Taiwan’s ASUS sees sales drop by more than 10%

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Electronics group Asustek Computer Inc. (華碩), also known as ASUS, saw its sales drop by more than 10 percent during the final quarter of 2018 compared to the same period the pre...

Taiwan’s ASUS CEO resigns to head for AIoT project

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Asustek Computer (華碩) CEO Jerry Shen (沈振來) announced his resignation Thursday to head for an Artificial Intelligence of Things (AIoT) project to be partly funded by the Ta...

Taiwania 2 ranked as 20th-most powerful supercomputer in world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwania 2 has achieved a ranking of 20th in the world, the highest rating for a Taiwan-made supercomputer ever, announced the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) yesterd...

Taiwanese electronics company ASUS denies layoff reports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Computer and phone maker AsusTek Computer Inc., also known as Asus (華碩), denied reports Thursday that it was planning massive layoffs in Taiwan and China. The company had con...

Samsung tops smartphone sales volume in Taiwan in August

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Samsung Electronics Co. of South Korea had the highest sales volume among other suppliers in Taiwan in August, driven by the launch of its latest flagship smartphone the Galaxy...

Taiwan ministry partnering with major tech firms on AI platform

TAIPEI (CNA) - The Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) on Friday joined forces with three major tech companies to develop an artificial intelligence platform based on cloud technology. The th...

Asustek unveils 1st AI smartphones at MWC

Taipei, Feb. 28 (CNA) Taiwan-based Asustek Computer Inc. has unveiled its first smartphone models with artificial intelligence functions on at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018 being held in Barcel...

Asustek remains most valuable brand in Taiwan: MOEA

Taipei, Nov. 21 -- PC brand Asustek Computer Inc. (華碩) retained its position as the most valuable brand in Taiwan in 2017, according to the latest brand rankings released by the Ministry of Economic A...

Apple replaces Asustek to be No. 4 notebook computer supplier in Q3

Taipei, Nov. 18 -- Apple Inc., the U.S. consumer electronics giant, replaced Taiwan-based PC brand Asustek Computer Inc. (華碩) to become the world's fourth largest notebook computer supplier in the...

3 Taiwan tech firms feature in Forbes top regarded company list

Three Taiwanese high-tech manufacturers have been included in the Forbes magazine "Top Regarded Companies" list for 2017. Forbes ranked Taiwan-based PC vendor Asustek Computer Inc. (華碩) 2...

Korean actor Gong Yoo arrives in Taiwan on his second visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –South Korean actor Gong Yoo, the star of the hit film "Train to Busan," arrived in Taiwan Thursday on his second visit to the island and is scheduled to attend a ...