Meet the Analysts
In our "Meet the Analysts" column, DIGITIMES Asia reporters talk to analysts from our Research team to share insights on topics ranging from semiconductors, EVs, and network communication, to AI and emerging technologies.
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Wednesday 12 June 2024
Global chip firms tapping local talents and growing demands in Vietnam, says DIGITIMES Research
Vietnam's semiconductor landscape is evolving rapidly, with the central region emerging as a new destination for foreign semiconductor firms, complementing the established chipmaking...
Friday 10 May 2024
Fuel cell is pivotal for Taiwan's hydrogen industry, according to DIGITIMES Research
In the realm of "decarbonization"-spawned green business opportunities, the spotlight shines brightly on low-carbon hydrogen, an arena deemed indispensable in the medium to long term...
Friday 26 April 2024
Silicon shield doesn't guarantee military deterrence for Taiwan, says DIGITIMES Research
The Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, also known as Taiwan's "Silicon Shield," does not fully guarantee preventing war for Taiwan, says DIGITIMES Research analyst Eric Ch...
Monday 8 April 2024
Meet the analyst: Operating system in AI era will be king, says DIGITIMES Research
In the past, it was the chip that created the user's needs, but when hardware has little room to expand for running Artificial Intelligence (AI) models while the difference between...
Monday 25 March 2024
South Korea-based makers lead transparent display as China-based competitors ramp up Inkjet investments, according to DIGITIMES Research
South Korea-based panel makers are investing in transparent displays and trying to expand the technology's application into more applications, while China-based display panel makers...
Friday 15 March 2024
Operation O-RAN: The US plan to neutralize Huawei (and why it will work)
The US has a devastating not-secret plan to beat Huawei once and for all.
Monday 26 February 2024
China's homegrown NearLink wireless tech to challenge Wi-Fi dominance, says DIGITIMES Research
NearLink (also known as SparkLink), China's homegrown wireless communication technology, entered commercialization in 2023 after being led by Huawei and supported by more than 400...
Wednesday 7 February 2024
Software is key to AI PC's success, says DIGITIMES Research
We are seeing the most standardized specifications of AI hardware with the launch of AI PCs, and the operating system and the apps will be key to defining the "AI" on the PCs as a...
Friday 26 January 2024
Stellantis-Leapmotor ties could start new automaker partnership in China, DIGITIMES Research says
International carmakers have been exploring ways to secure their market share in China, where EVs see robust growth. Jessie Lin, senior analyst with DIGITIMES Research, said the strategic...
Wednesday 17 January 2024
AI could help wearable devices become more viable for users, though challenges remain, says DIGITIMES Research
Smart wearable devices have been a rapidly growing product over the past several years. With the generative AI boom in 2023, more smart wearable products are also looking to integrate...
Tuesday 9 January 2024
Legacy automakers and Chinese EVs: collaborative strategies under paradigm shift, says DIGITIMES Research
As the saying goes, 'If you can't beat them, join them.' China's growing expertise in electric vehicles (EVs) is causing a seismic shift in the industry, altering the dynamics...
Wednesday 27 December 2023
Traditional industrial conglomerates and electronics giants are the two main drivers of Taiwan's BTM energy storage market, says DIGITIMES Research
According to the International Energy Agency (IEA), to achieve net-zero emissions by 2030, energy storage systems will play an expanded role in maintaining flexibility in the grid...
Monday 18 December 2023
Taiwan's IC design landscape: weathering 21% revenue storm in 2023, eyeing 14% surge in 2024, according to DIGITIMES Research
2023 spelled tough times for Taiwan's IC design industry as it grapples with a projected 21% dip in revenue. Global economic sluggishness, coupled with geopolitical tensions, war,...
Monday 18 December 2023
Taiwanese panel makers pushing to strengthen supply chains for both Chinese and non-Chinese customers, according to DIGITIMES Research
Taiwan-based panel makers have been keen on establishing plants in emerging markets, concerned that the intensifying geopolitical tensions could lead to the decoupling of the supply...
Monday 11 December 2023
Thailand emerges as key PCB production hub, reshaping global supply chains, according to DIGITIMES Research
Over the past few years, numerous PCB manufacturers have embarked on their investment spree in Thailand, marking a substantial shift in the global supply chain, with a scale rarely...