Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Local dynamic random access memory (DRAM) stocks moved higher Tuesday morning, outperforming the broader market, on a significant increase in product prices over the past month and hopes the trend will continue in the third quarter, dealers said.
Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp. (宏達電) said Monday it plans to roll out lower-end phones in Taiwan that support the fourth-generation Long-Term Evolution (4G LTE) network.
Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp. (宏達電) declined to confirm or deny Tuesday a foreign media report that it is working on two more tablet computers in addition to its anticipated 9-inch premium device in cooperation with Google Inc.
A former high-ranking executive of U.S. computer chip giant Qualcomm pleaded guilty Monday to insider trading charges, including trades on a 2011 deal for Atheros Communications, officials said.
Netflix's second-quarter earnings more than doubled as new episodes from a hit series helped the Internet video service surpass 50 million worldwide subscribers for the first time.
Botox maker Allergan will cut about 13 percent of its workforce as part of a push to become more efficient while it fights a hostile takeover bid from Valeant Pharmaceuticals.
Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim's America Movil telecommunications provider reported a 32.7 percent jump in the second quarter thanks to reduced financing costs and a lower exchange rate.
Imax and China's biggest state-owned film exhibitor are teaming up to open 19 giant screen cinemas in the world's No. 2 movie market.
Credit Suisse Tuesday posted a net second-quarter loss of 700 million Swiss francs (US$778 million) as a multibillion-euro U.S. tax evasion fine sent it deep into the red.
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Due to exceedingly high orders for 8-inch and 12-inch wafers, United Microelectronics Corp. (UMC, 聯電) has raised its product prices by 5 to 15 percent to take advantage of the product thirst in the market.