Sweeping up after Monsanto's Latest Cover Up Biotech giant Monsanto just escaped prosecution for genetically engineered crops landing in a private field. This week, the company's facing a similar investigation for wheat.
Sep 27 2014, 6:09pm CDT
Dark American Cloud Over Taiwan Solar Panels Taiwan’s solar technology industry, the world’s second largest, faces U.S. government trade sanctions after selling components to Chinese producers that shipped finished modules onward to the United States. Word in...
Feb 26 2014, 1:26am CST
Samsung Fined $340,000 for Astroturfing by Taiwanese FTC Samsung was fined a hefty amount of 10 million yuan by the Taiwanese Fair Trade Commission regarding its astroturfing activities. Samsung had posted negative and critical fake remarks about HTC via a third party. It was caught red-handed in the act and fined $340,000.
Oct 24 2013, 9:49am CDT
Apple Partner Hon Hai to Manufacture Smartphones and Tablets for 7-Eleven Apple's manufacturing partner and Taiwanese electronics giant, Hon Hai has sold more than 10,000 web-connected TVs in Taiwan via 7-Eleven stores. The whole effort has paid off well in the form of profits. And now the company is spreading its wings in takeoff mode as shown intentions to make smartphones and tablets for 7-Eleven stores through Foxconn.
Aug 19 2013, 10:47am CDT
Mozilla Partners with Foxconn to Launch New Firefox OS Tablet When two giants meet sparks of creativity get generated in the process. A perfect example would be the linkup of Mozilla and Hon Hai Co.,also known as Foxconn, in an effort to come up with a new device (more likely a tablet) featuring the Firefox Operating System. The launch event is all set for June 3rd.
May 28 2013, 8:39am CDT
Apple to Launch Low-cost iPhone in Small Volumes Apple has some future plans of testing approximately 3 million units of the budget iPhone. These iPhones could be launched in June during WWDC 2013 according to sources from the Taiwan iPhone makers.
May 3 2013, 8:23am CDT
Expect iPad Competitors Soon Acer and AsusTek are planning to showcase their own iPad-like devices at a tech trade show in June, with similar price points that could be out as soon as the end of this year.
An Associated Press report confirms that...
Mar 30 2010, 11:31am CDT
HP DV8 Blu-Ray Notebook Launches Ladies and gentlemen, the rumor fairies were right! The HP dv8 has just launched over in Taiwan, and Digitimes has the confirmed specs. First off, we're looking at a quad-core i7-720QM CPU, an Nvidia graphics card with...
Nov 19 2009, 10:33am CST
Samsung Premium Plus Memory Cards Launched Samsung today announced that this month in Taiwan, it is introducing premium Samsung memory cards for sale. In previous years, Samsung manufactured 'white-label' digital memory cards for a variety of leading electronics...
Oct 16 2009, 1:47am CDT
New Cooler iMac 2009 Already In Production That new Apple Computers are to be expected for the Holiday shopping season is 100% sure. AppleInsider has a new report that helps confirm that. They report that new updated iMac All-In-One Apple computers are already...
Sep 25 2009, 1:54am CDT
8.9-inch Netbooks with SSDs Get Cheaper When netbooks first hit the market, most of them featured an 8.9-inch screen. The machines were all mostly the same with the same hardware and only differed in brand name and how well the keyboard worked.
Feb 23 2009, 10:00am CST
More Computex Taipei 2008 Booth Babes Tweaktown just pointed us to their Computex 2008 Booth Babes gallery.
Quote: "We are taking a break out from our live news coverage of Computex Taipei 2008 to touch on something that has become expected from us around...
Jun 5 2008, 9:00am CDT
More Computex 2008 Show Girl Photos The Computex 2008 has more pretty sights than the Asus Eee PC 1000 or MSI Wind. We found some more photos of Computex 2008 show girls. Above you see a beautiful booth babe to be found at the Nvidia booth. More Nvidia...
Jun 3 2008, 8:00pm CDT
Tiny Foxconn Pico Projector at Computex 2008 Foxconn is exhibiting a tiny Pico Projector at the Computex 2008.
The tiny DLP projector from Foxconn measures 55x46x26mm and weighs only 65g.
The .3 inch TI DLP inside the Foxconn Pico projector creates a WVGA (...
Jun 3 2008, 2:21pm CDT
Asus Eee PC 900 to ship in Taiwan in 2nd half of April Digitimes reports that the 2nd generation Asus Eee PC (Asus Eee PC 900) will be available in Taiwan in the 2nd half of this month according to sources.
Timing is now everything for Asus to maintain its leadership in...
Apr 8 2008, 2:11am CDT
Vizo Voyager Dual Fan 3.5” Hard Drive (HD) Cooler Review TechwareLabs reviews the Vizo Voyager Dual Fan 3.5” Hard Drive (HD) Cooler.
Quote from the review:
Vizo recently sent us the Voyager dual fan 3.5" hard drive (HD) cooler for review. Vizo, based in Taiwan is a...
Apr 10 2007, 6:00pm CDT
Computex 2006 News Round-Up The Computex Taipei 2006 show is in full swing, but the new product announcements are a bit underwhelming so far.
The focus of the 2nd largest computer show always has been on components. Still there could be also...
Jun 7 2006, 4:52am CDT
HANNspree Themed LCD TVs set to Conquer the US Taiwanese HANNspree will bring its sports and other themed LCD TVs to the US market later this summer.
HANNspree has 7% market share in Taiwan. The offer for instance LCD TVs with baseball, soccer or basket ball...
Jun 13 2005, 7:46am EST
More from Computex 2005 Computex 2005 is still going on. Most announcements are around chips and PC components. Some gadgets did show up though.
Shuttle managed to put a dual core CPU in their SFF case. Hexus.net has more details on that one...
Jun 2 2005, 2:51am EST
Computex Trends and Awards Asus P505 wins Computex award.
The Computex 2004 Trade-Show attracted this year close to 118,000 visitors. That is 16 percent more compared to last year.
One big trend were Personal Video Players. MacWorld UK and The...
Jun 8 2004, 12:00am EST
Plexuscom BioDisk Biometric USB Flash Drive Review Plexuscom the electronics division of the Chou Chin Industrial Group in Taiwan sent us a Biometric Access Controlled USB Flash Drive called BioDisk for review.
Fingerprint access control (
) is really taking off...
Mar 31 2004, 11:31pm EST
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