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Asia’s chip giant MediaTek reveals quad core SoC

Analysts predict another price war Taiwanese chip giant MediaTek is staking its claim to the high-end smartphone market with its first quad core offering which it hopes will give it an edge over rival Qualcomm in the high stakes China … Continue reading

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Pass the Books. Hold the Oil.

EVERY so often someone asks me: “What’s your favorite country, other than your own?” I’ve always had the same answer: Taiwan. “Taiwan? Why Taiwan?” people ask.

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MediaTek expands operations in Singapore

MediaTek will be growing its presence in Singpore with a new office at One North. MediaTek will also invest more than than $94 million (120 million SGD) to expand its research and development center and business operations in Singapore. “We … Continue reading

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Feeling the heat, MediaTek seeks a comeback

Taiwanese fabless chip vendor MediaTek defied gravity during last year’s recession, growing by more than 20 percent in a year when the wider semiconductor industry declined by roughly 10 percent. But 2010 has been a different story: The wireless chip … Continue reading

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My vote works

如果說 2000 年那次選舉,是台灣民主政治史上,結束國民黨獨大執政數十年時代,政黨輪替、政權和平轉移的里程碑,那 2008 年今天的選舉結果,則是樹立了台灣民主政治史上最好的典範:做不好就下台換人。 Ma Ying-Jeou, you have my vote.

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我是個只想贏的人 從沒想過輸

出道 7 年,身價估計超過五億,問他是不是個喜歡挑戰的人?他回說自己是個好勝的人,在任何方面都想當個贏家。 台灣的娛樂產業裡,誰能夠跨界歌唱、電影、MV、開公司,紅遍亞洲至今不墜? 他,二十八歲,周杰倫,音樂上的皇帝。 看看亞洲鄰近國家。這三年,韓國、泰國政府全力扶植影視產業,而台灣仍腳步蹣跚。周杰倫能紅遍亞洲的關鍵,「創造力」裡頭有答案。 出道七年,身價估計超過五億元,專輯銷售量在全球累積超過兩千萬張,這個紀錄在台灣至今無人能破。 2003 年,當時他二十四歲,登上《時代》雜誌亞洲版三月號封面,那時雜誌評價他為「多元跨界」。 談事業,目標是階段性,達到了就換下一個 「我是一個只想贏的人,從沒想過會輸。」從未接受財經雜誌專訪的周杰倫在台北晶華酒店總統套房,接受《商業周刊》訪問時說。

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