Thursday, February 27, 2014
Two forums featuring the latest trends and developments in the automation intelligence sector are set to take place in Taipei and Taichung next month, the organizers said Wednesday.
Digital still camera (DSC) shipments by Taiwanese contract makers will continue their downward spiral in the first quarter, as vendors struggle to counter the growing use of smartphone cameras, according to a local market research firm.
Consumer Reports on Tuesday named the U.S. electric luxury car Tesla Model S the top vehicle of 2014 to buy, calling it a “technological tour de force”.
U.S. banking giant Morgan Stanley on Tuesday said it would pay US$275 million to settle a Securities and Exchange Commission probe of mortgage-backed securities deals.
General Motors on Tuesday doubled to 1.6 million the number of small cars it is recalling to fix faulty ignition switches linked to multiple fatal crashes.
JPMorgan Chase plans to eliminate 8,000 jobs this year as its mortgage business shrinks and the giant bank aims to control costs at its branches.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
US aviation authorities have fined South Korea's Asiana Airlines US$500,000 over last year's deadly San Francisco air crash for failing to properly help families of victims, officials said Tuesday.1 Comment
The website of Tokyo-based Bitcoin exchange MtGox went down Tuesday amid reports of a theft of the virtual currency worth hundreds of millions of dollars, dealing a blow to its credibility.
E.Sun Financial Holding Co. (玉山金) yesterday highlighted recent progress made by its banking arm in expanding toward the electronic commerce and overseas markets, in the company's earnings conference.
Nokia showed off Monday a new range of smartphones powered by Google's Android operating system, even as it is being taken over by Microsoft.