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Startups to Grab More Attention this Year at Computex Taipei
Startups that join InnoVEX, a part of Computex Taipei, will have chances to seek venture capital and talk business with peers from other countries.
Dassault Systèmes Holds 3D Design Forum in Taiwan
The French developer is focusing its services on 12 industries, some uniquely suited to Taiwan.
Autonomous Bus Developer Finds Partners to Improve Green Tech
7starlake has tested its automated buses at Taiwan’s top university. This month it signed an agreement with Macquarie Capital to develop green energy.
Q&A with the President of Startup Accelerator MassChallenge on its Taiwan Ambitions
MassChallenge president Mike LaRhette expects to sign an agreement with the Taiwan government on creating a “bridge” to the island with the possibility of further expansion.
Got the Children’s Robot Already? How about a Charger that Backs up Phones or a Can-Sized Air Purifier?
These unusual products and four others caught attention at the 2018 Future Commerce exhibition in Taipei in April.
As Even Rhinos Get AI, Developers Are Competing Horn to Horn, IBM Exec Says
The old American computer company is working with artificial intelligence but faces competition newer firms.
French App Maker Is Developing AR and VR for Retail
The 2-year-old startup Coolhobo believes virtual and augmented reality apps can lure young, tech-savvy consumers into stores in China.
Taiwanese Startup is Using AI to Help Computers Talk to People
D8AI’s chairman outlined plans to build artificial intelligence-powered chatbots that would help automate customer service for e-commerce retailers.
Japanese Retail Founder Stresses Need to Think, Act Differently than Others
Ito Yoshiaki, once a sales executive at Sony, told a Taipei conference successful retailers should anticipate quick change in their industry.
Taiwan APEC Business Advisory Council Member Jan Hung-tze is Planning a Major Tech Event
The founder of Business Next will use his seat on the council to organize something akin to the World Congress on Information Technology in 2000.
Japanese E-commerce Firm Boosts Income for Fashion Vendors through Direct Sales
Lifestyle Accent’s sub-brand Factelier is picking handmade garments for its online store. Those brands earn half the revenue from any sales.
Chinese Smartphone Maker Xiaomi to Open Four More Retail Stores in Taiwan
The developer of inexpensive Android phones is expanding retail in Taiwan by siting stores in urban fashion districts.