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iPhone missing for 1 year found after Taiwan's Sun Moon Lake recedes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's worst drought in over 50 years has been a boon for one lucky tourist who was able to recover a fully functional iPhone that he accidentally dropped into Sun M...

Taiwan’s Foxconn plans to expand India plant despite Wistron incident

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foxconn said its plans to expand a factory in southern India have remained unchanged despite riots breaking out at another Taiwanese factory. On Dec. 12, a protest by a...

Taiwanese Apple suppliers expand operations in India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Three Taiwanese Apple suppliers are expanding their operations in India thanks in part to generous investment incentives and the American push for "moving factories o...

Limited number of iPhone 12 phones snapped up in Taiwan: online vendor

Taipei, Oct. 17 (CNA) A limited supply of two smartphone models in the newly released iPhone 12 series was sold out within seconds on the PChome 24h website in Taiwan on Friday night, the seller said....

Taiwan telecom providers offer special deals on iPhone 12 pre-orders

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro will be released for pre-order Friday night (Oct. 16) at 8 p.m. Taiwan time, with special offers available for those who order them before ...

Apple unveils new iPhones for faster 5G wireless networks

Apple unveiled four new iPhones equipped with technology for use with faster new 5G wireless networks. There's the iPhone 12, which Apple says is more durable, with a 6.1-inch displa...

Photo of the Day: 'Castle in the Sky' over Taipei's Ximen

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese-American captured this stunning photo of the sky over Taipei's Ximending area after the tail of Typhoon Maysak left Taiwan and began pummeling South Korea ...

Computer scientist, pixel inventor Russell Kirsch dead at 91

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Russell Kirsch, a computer scientist credited with inventing the pixel and scanning the world’s first digital photograph, died Aug. 11 at his home in Portland, Oregon, The Oregon...

Business Highlights

___ Commerce locks up and retail sales plunge unprecedented 8.7% WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. retail sales plummeted 8.7% in March, a record drop as the viral outbreak cl...

Apple rolls out cheaper iPhone as pandemic curbs spending

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple is releasing a new iPhone that will be vastly cheaper than the models it rolled out last fall at a time when the economy was booming and the pandemic had yet to force people to r...

2 Taiwan companies win Apple orders due to defects in China's red supply chain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Due to production issues and a high defect rate with a key cog in China's "red supply chain," Apple has transferred orders to Taiwanese manufacturers as it r...

Taiwan's Pegatron shares soar after reporting strong net profit in Q3

Shares in Pegatron Corp. moved sharply higher Friday after the contract electronics maker reported a strong bottom line for the third quarter a day earlier, dealers said. The strong third quarter e...

Taiwan Hon Hai reports highest-ever October sales

On the back of the debut of the latest smartphones from Apple Inc., Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., one of the most important iPhone assemblers, reported Tuesday that sales hit the highest level ever ...

Taiwan’s Foxconn to make iPhone XR and eventually iPhone 11 in India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Foxconn Technology Group is expanding its operations in India with the manufacturing of the iPhone XR, while Apple Inc. was also planning to make the newer iPhone 11 i...

Business Highlights

___ Solid company earnings power broad rally for US stocks NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks notched solid gains on Wall Street Tuesday as investors welcomed surprisingly good...