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Apple Patents Fingerprint-Reading Touchscreen without Sensor

18 Feb apple-newest-tech-portal-e1439821309618
First revealed by AppleInsider, Apple has been awarded a US patent on Tuesday, suggesting that the company is exploring display technology that embeds Micro LEDs and an IR diode to read users’ fingerprints without a dedicated Touch ID sensor. This new design feature may shed lights on its iPhone 8.

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Rumors: Samsung Supplies 160 Million OLED Displays to Apple

18 Feb apple-iphone-1320x726

There have been rumors that Apple will switch to OLED screen for its iPhone 8. (more…)

HexaTech and OSRAM Announce Strategic Relationship

18 Feb OSRAM-Opto-Semiconductors_3-624x428
HexaTech Inc. announced today the signing of two strategic agreements with OSRAM Opto Semiconductors GmbH, of Regensburg, Germany.

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Cree Announces Termination of Wolfspeed and Infineon Sale Transaction

18 Feb money 2

Cree today announced that it will terminate the definitive agreement to sell its Wolfspeed Power and RF division (“Wolfspeed”), which includes the silicon carbide substrate business for power, RF and gemstone applications, to Infineon Technologies AG. (more…)

Opportunities: Next Emerging LED Markets

18 Feb shutterstock_414040072-624x450

LEDs have become mainstream lighting applications. In recent years, market penetration rate of LED lighting has increased rapidly, and in 2016 the downtrend in prices became less noticeable. However, market growth has slowed, suggesting that global demand has become uneven.  (more…)

Red River Software and Aztech Software Announce Merger

3 Feb money 2

Red River Software, a Cultura company, announced it has expanded its portfolio of offerings within its fuel, energy and convenience retail vertical by merging with Aztech Software, headquartered in Greeley, Colorado. (more…)

Facebook Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results

2 Feb facebook-new-tp-featured-e1446750787478-600x300

Facebook, Inc. today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2016.

“Our mission to connect the world is more important now than ever,” said Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook founder and CEO. “Our business did well in 2016, but we have a lot of work ahead to help bring people together.”

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TechNews Daily 2017.02.02

2 Feb Hynix_2Gb_DDR2_DRAM11

China’s top social apps all owe thanks to live streaming
TechNode
2016 was the year of live streaming and played a crucial role in driving growth. (more…)

TechNews Daily 2017.01.26

26 Jan Hynix_2Gb_DDR2_DRAM11

Data from Cheetah Global Lab reinforces that WeChat IS the Chinese internet
TechNode
Cheetah Global Lab and Chinese tech portal 36kr have just released the 2016 App Ranking. (more…)

TechNews Daily 2017.01.24

24 Jan Hynix_2Gb_DDR2_DRAM11

Are China’s bike-sharing platforms really part of the sharing economy?
TechNode
China’s O2O market has seen quite a few companies doing interesting things, some succeeding, some failing. (more…)