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FPT and Intellinet join forces to deliver “one-stop” Digital Transformation services globally

20 Jul

FPT, the global leading IT Service Provider headquartered in Vietnam and Intellinet, an US-based purpose-driven management consulting and technology services firm, have reached a definitive agreement for FPT to become the major shareholder of Intellinet, expanding the company’s footprint in the United States. (more…)

Apple Launches New Clean Energy Fund in China

19 Jul

Apple® has announced a new first-of-its-kind investment fund in China to connect suppliers with renewable energy sources. As part of Apple’s commitment to address climate change and increase the use of renewable energy within its supply chain, 10 initial suppliers and Apple will jointly invest nearly $300 million over the next four years into the China Clean Energy Fund. The fund will invest in and develop clean energy projects totaling more than 1 gigawatt of renewable energy in China, the equivalent of powering nearly 1 million homes. (more…)

Quantum Dot White LEDs Achieve Record Efficiency

19 Jul

Researchers have demonstrated nanomaterial-based white-light-emitting diodes (LEDs) that exhibit a record luminous efficiency of 105 lumens per watt. Luminous efficiency is a measure of how well a light source uses power to generate light. With further development, the new LEDs could reach efficiencies over 200 lumens per watt, making them a promising energy-efficient lighting source for homes, offices and televisions. (more…)

The First Digital Transformation Ecosystem in Mexico: Monterrey Digital Hub

18 Jul

With the objective of positioning Monterrey as Mexico’s tech hub, the Monterrey Digital Hub opened its doors today. This is the first digital transformation ecosystem in the country to gather leading companies and academic institutions, entrepreneurs, and digital talent committed to revolutionize organizations and communities through technology and digital business models. (more…)

Metal Shark and ASV Global Introduce Sharktech Autonomous Vessels

18 Jul

Louisiana, USA-based shipbuilder Metal Shark has joined forces with autonomous vessel technology developer ASV Global to introduce “Sharktech” Autonomous Vessels. (more…)

Global Electric Vehicle Market Continues to Expand as Power Battery Prices Decrease, Says TrendForce

18 Jul

The global electric vehicle market continues to expand while the oil prices increase, power battery prices decrease, and countries have been proposing stricter CO2 emission targets for vehicles. EnergyTrend, a division of TrendForce, forecasts that the market share of electric vehicles will reach 5% in 2020 and 8~9% in 2023. (more…)

Prices of LED Package Products Remain Stable; the Lighting Market Continues to See Weak Demand, Says TrendForce

17 Jul

The prices of mainstream LED package products remained stable in the Chinese market for June 2018, says LEDinside, a division of TrendForce. (more…)

Toyoda Gosei Enhances Technical Development Operations in India

17 Jul

Toyoda Gosei Co., Ltd. has established the Gurgaon Office (engineering, sales) of Toyoda Gosei Minda India (TGMIN), a subsidiary in India, to increase sales in the rapidly growing market. The new office, located in a suburb of New Delhi, is a further step in localization of product development. (more…)

TrendForce Forecasts VR Market Shipments at 4.65 Million Units in 2018; Competition Between Oculus and HTC Would Intensify

16 Jul

According to the latest research by TrendForce, the global VR market sees marginal growth this year, and will remain inactive till the year-end due to the conservative attitude of most manufacturers and lack of new products. TrendForce expects major manufacturers to schedule their new product launching at the end of the year to leverage the market in 2019. As for the rest of this year, the competition between Oculus and HTC in the Chinese market would be a focus for global VR market. (more…)

Toshiba Starts Shipment of UL508 Certified Photorelays for Industrial Control Equipment

16 Jul

Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation (“Toshiba”) has obtained US safety standard UL508 certification for the following eight photorelay products: 4pin SO6 package series “TLP172GM”, “TLP176AM”, and “TLP3122A”; and DIP4 package series “TLP240A”, “TLP240D”, “TLP240G”, “TLP240GA”, and “TLP240J”. (more…)