Lithium carbonate prices drop nearly 40% amid China"s NEV subsidy reduction

Lithium carbonate, a material used in lithium batteries, including lithium iron phosphate (LFP) and ternary lithium batteries, has recently seen its price drop by nearly 40% to below CNY350,000 (US$51,000) per ton, compared to its peak at CNY600,000.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagMar 21st, 2023

Rare discounts slash 25% off Sonos speakers, soundbars & subwoofers while supplies last

Sonos sales are rare, but the audio manufacturer is slashing prices by 25% on its popular speakers, soundbars, subwoofers and sets — saving you up to $340 ahead of Father's Day.Save on Sonos this weekend.Step into the world of immersive sound and e.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News7 hr. 33 min. ago

Researchers offer new guide to the future of plastics

How does a future-proof, circular and sustainable plastics economy look like? The answer is a balance ranging from plastics reduction to a sustainable use of recyclable plastics. After all, the increasing demand for plastics in high-value application.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News11 hr. 6 min. ago

Elon Musk says his Shanghai factory makes the "highest quality" Teslas

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has wrapped up his first trip to China in three years, after meeting a string of government officials and thanking workers at the company's mega factory in Shanghai......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated News17 hr. 6 min. ago

Panel output value to drop in 2023 despite price recovery

The global LCD panel industry will likely see its output value continue to decline in 2023 after suffering a setback in the previous year when the industry's capacity utilization fell sharply due to the impacts of the pandemic, war and rising inflati.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News21 hr. 6 min. ago

iPhone in India: Foxconn to manufacture smartphones in Karnataka by April 2024

Apple's decision to manufacture iPhones in India aims at diversifying away from China.....»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News21 hr. 34 min. ago

ASUS: PC market to remain weak throughout 2023

Although the inventory reduction of the PC supply chain is coming to an end, the market remains cautious about the second half of 2023......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 34 min. ago

Toyota ramps up BEV and battery investments in US

According to Toyota's statement, the company further expanded its investments in the US amid increasing demand for EVs and the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) that mandates automakers to meet local sourcing requirements to be eligible for incentives......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 34 min. ago

Smartphone shipments to China slip over 10% sequentially in 1Q23, but to stay flat in 2Q23, says DIGITIMES Research

Smartphones shipped to the China market shrank to only 62 million units in the first quarter of 2023, down 12.4% sequentially and 7.2% on year, but the volumes in the second quarter are expected to stay at about the same level as in the first, accord.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 34 min. ago

Memory chipmakers and module houses seek to stabilize prices

Memory chipmakers have shown downstream customers that they will no longer sell at low prices, while module manufacturers with high levels of inventory are eager to see spot market prices stabilize, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 2nd, 2023

Calculating the effects of a climate transition in India

India, with its 1.4 billion people, is the third largest greenhouse gas emitter after China and the U.S.. The country is now taking the first steps towards a climate transition with volume targets for the upscaling of renewable energies, a modest tur.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 1st, 2023

Troubled EV startup Faraday Future prices FF 91 crossover at $309,000

The California startup said its first production vehicles will have three electric motors, 1,050 hp and 381 miles of estimated EPA range......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsJun 1st, 2023

Oppo MR headset announced just days before Reality Pro – but only for developers

Just a few days before Apple officially unveils Reality Pro, an Oppo MR headset has been announced – but it will only be available in China, and is aimed solely at developers. The Oppo MR Glass Developer Edition has the same mixed-reality (MR) foc.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsJun 1st, 2023

Nvidia CEO plans trip to meet China executives despite U.S. curbs, report says

Nvidia is a key player in the booming field of artificial intelligence, but its position in China has been complicated by U.S. sanctions, which prevent the company from selling its most advanced AI chipsets to Chinese customers......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsJun 1st, 2023

Notebook showing signs of recovery in Q2 and beyond, say analysts

Although PC shipments declined in the U.S., Europe, and China by double digits in Q1, and Q2 results are not out yet, there are signs of recovery spouting, according to analysts......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 1st, 2023

China smartphone market, 1Q 2023

Smartphones shipped to the China market shrank to only 62 million units in the first quarter of 2023, down 12.4% sequentially and 7.2% on year, but the volumes in the second quarter are expected to stay at about the same level as in the first......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 1st, 2023

Global foundry revenue to drop 9% in 2023, says DIGITIMES Research

With the Ukraine war, global inflation, and geopolitical tensions, consumer electronics sales plunged, which further caused a decrease in semiconductor sales. Given the weakened demand for chips, DIGITIMES Research projects a 9.2% decline in global f.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 1st, 2023

Chinese star banker Bao Fan detained by country"s top anti-graft body, state media says

One of China's top tech bankers, who went missing in February, has been in the custody of the country's top anti-graft watchdog since his disappearance and has had his detention extended, according to a state media report......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsJun 1st, 2023

Foxlink to see revenue boost from offshore wind projects: shareholder meeting

Foxlink (or Cheng Uei Precision Industry) is looking at the same revenue numbers as 2022, but with better gross margin and gross profit. It is also increasing its non-China-based production to up to 20% in the coming three years, said Tai-Chiang "T.C.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 1st, 2023

Dixon may make Xiaomi"s smartphones in India

Amid the Indian government increasing its regulatory scrutiny against Xiaomi and Xiaomi's sliding share in the local smartphone market, the China-based smartphone brand is changing its sourcing strategy and getting more local EMS providers on board......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 1st, 2023

Are TCL and Hisense the next LG and Samsung?

TCL and Hisense are on the offensive and challenging the status quo with awesomely specced TVs at competitive prices and major brand partnerships......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 31st, 2023