Taiwan researcher urges optimism as AI changes human labor and industry in years ahead

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An analyst with Taiwan’s Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), Huang Yi-Wen (黃筱雯), discussed the potential impact of artificial intelligence on the human work ...

SoftBank mobile unit to go for IPO raising some $20 billion

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese technology company SoftBank Group Corp. will carry out an initial public offering of its Japanese mobile subsidiary, set for Dec. 19. The Tokyo Stock Exchange a...

SoftBank CEO decries journalist's death, defends Saudi fund

TOKYO (AP) — SoftBank Group Corp. Chief Executive Masayoshi Son has denounced the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, but defended the Japanese technology giant's investment fund, which inclu...

Acer founder urges Taiwan, Japan to join hands developing autonomous cars

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan and Japan are positioned to benefit from the joint creation of a “paradigm shift” in the industry of autonomous vehicles, as both sides can play importa...

Taiwan’s semiconductor industry expected to grow by 4.5-5.3% in 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI, 工業技術研究院) expects Taiwan’s semiconductor industry to grow by 4.5-3.5 percent in 2019, with total output...

Taiwan to see manufacturing output growth slip to 3.21% in 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The production growth for Taiwan’s manufacturing sector in 2019 is predicted to slip 1.54 percent to 3.21 percent on a yearly basis amid trade woes and signs of a re...

APEC information and communications meeting in Taipei centers on IoT, digital governance

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s information and communications regulator on Oct. 1 urged APEC members to strengthen cooperation and implement digital governance strategies to address risin...

Taiwanese company SINBON opens new factory in Hungary

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As Taiwan continues to increases economic ties across the world, a new business venture in Europe has been established by Taiwanese company SINBON in Hungary. The elect...

Taiwan, France discuss industrial cooperation: MOEA

Taiwan and France on Tuesday talked about strengthening cooperation in areas such as the Internet of Things, circular economy and photovoltaics, at an industrial cooperation consultation meeting in Pa...

Taiwan’s July exports up by 8.4%

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's exports increased by an annual rate of 8.4 percent in July, marking a strong turnaround from the surprise decrease of 0.1 percent in June, the Ministry of Eco...

Spirent Positions To Assure Next-Generation Device And Network Performance

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 2, 2018--Spirent Communications plc (LSE:SPT), the trusted provider of test, measurement, assurance and analytics solutions for next-generation devices and networks, today...

Global Industrial Inclination Sensors Market 2018-2022 | New Safety Regulations Pertaining to MEWPs to Boost Growth | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 1, 2018-- analysts forecast the global industrial inclination sensors market to grow at a CAGR of over 8% during the forecast period, according to their latest market rese...

Global Smart Bathroom Market 2018-2022 | Voice-Driven User Interface Technology in Demand | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 1, 2018--The global smart bathroom market is expected to post a CAGR of over 10% during the period 2018-2022, according to the latest market research report by . ...

Global Cultivation Solutions Market in Smart Agriculture 2018-2022 | Adoption of Smart Agriculture to Propel Demand | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 1, 2018-- analysts forecast the global cultivation solutions market in smart agriculture to grow at a CAGR of around 12% during the forecast period, according to their lat...

ThoughtSpot Names Sudheesh Nair New CEO

PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 1, 2018--ThoughtSpot, the leader in search and AI-driven analytics for the enterprise, today announced it has appointed Sudheesh Nair as its new CEO. Nair joins...