Absurd report claims Apple is prepping a 5.8" iPhone with OLED display for 2018

Article Image Taiwanese analysts reportedly believe Apple is about to join the mobile display size arms race, adding a yet larger display to its flagship iPhone lineup and moving to more power efficient OLED technology in the process. That seems highly unlikely — here’s why.

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Apple suppliers had 'very good' January following tough December, analyst says

Article Image Taiwanese Apple suppliers experienced a “very good” January, financially, despite Apple “putting on the breaks extra hard” the previous month, Drexel Hamilton analyst Brian White said on Tuesday.

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Apple chip partner TSMC plans to launch 7nm process in 2018, 5nm in 2020

Article Image Taiwanese semiconductor foundry TSMC is reportedly preparing to roll out its 7-nanometer process node as soon as 2018, with a jump to 5 nanometers currently penciled in for 2020.

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HTC shares continue freefall, market value falls below cash on hand

Taiwanese gadget maker HTC, once one of the biggest names in the smartphone market, is now considered essentially worthless by investors as its market value fell below its cash on hand during Monday trading.

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Taiwan fines Apple $647K for forcing carriers to seek iPhone pricing approval

Apple has lost a Taiwanese lawsuit accusing it of anti-competitive phone pricing tactics, and barring an appeal will be fined T$20 million, or a little over $647,000 U.S., a report said on Wednesday.



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Foxconn angers Brazilian officials with slow manufacturing ramp-up

Taiwanese contract manufacturer Foxconn, one of Apple’s closest partners, is under fire in Brazil as officials in the South American nation are displeased with the company’s slow rate of progress on what was initially sold as a major investment to modernize the Brazilian manufacturing industry.



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HTC disses Apple, Samsung in new rap video

Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC recently released a bizarre music video starring rapper Don G alongside backup dancers dressed as smartphones, dubbed “Hold the Crown,” in which the former waxes lyrical about the relative superiority of HTC’s handsets and executive team.



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Rumor: Apple tabs Innolux to fill orders for 4.7" 'iPhone 6' displays

Taiwanese LCD manufacturer Innolux has beaten out rivals Sharp and Samsung in the race to supply 4.7-inch displays for Apple’s next-generation iPhone, a Monday report said.



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