Saturday, November 15, 2014
Kinpo's (金寶) subsidiary XYZprinting unveiled its new 3D Food Printer yesterday, which allows users to prepare healthy and delicious snacks simply by feeding food ingredients into the machine.2 Comments
Five local banks including Taipei Fubon Bank are scheduled to launch MasterPass-connected wallets on Nov. 19, which will free shoppers from entering detailed payment and shipping information with every purchase.
An improved third-quarter bottom line of Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. (鴻海精密工業), which assembles iPhones and iPads for Apple Inc., was driven by strong demand for the two iPhone models unveiled in September, an analyst said Friday.
Publisher Hachette and Amazon ended Thursday an acrimonious feud over online book sales that highlighted Amazon's market dominance and fueled protests from leading authors like John Grisham and Stephen King.
Japanese entertainment colossus Sony on Thursday said it will debut a cable-style television service delivered through its popular PlayStation video game consoles.
Friday, November 14, 2014
Honda said Thursday that an exploding airbag in one of its cars killed a woman in Malaysia, bringing to five the number of deaths linked to a defect in parts made by embattled Japanese supplier Takata.
Shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC, 台積電), the world's largest contract chip-maker, got a boost Thursday morning on hopes that its efforts in the 16 nanometer process development will help the company secure orders from Apple Inc. for the U.S. firm's A9 processor production next year, dealers said.
Cathay Financial Holding Co. (國泰金控), one of Taiwan's leading financial holding companies, has decided to acquire U.S.-based asset management firm Conning Holdings Corp. to fully bring the U.S. company under its corporate umbrella.
U.S. toy maker Hasbro is in talks to buy DreamWorks Animation — the studio that produced the blockbuster series “Shrek,” the New York Times reported late Wednesday.
Thursday, November 13, 2014
In the wake of the oil scandal, Ting Hsin International Group (頂新國際集團) will reportedly step away from four director seats on the board of Wei Chuan Foods Corporation (味全食品). The news caused Wei Chuan's share price to go up, closing at NT$27.7 yesterday.