Demand for DDR3 memory has spiked recently as systems makers turn to it for increased power efficiency and performance.
HTC's third Android handset, Hero, debuts the company's new user interface and a search button for real time search.
RIM saw a rare drop in subscriber growth for its popular BlackBerry system in its fiscal first quarter.
Market-research frim Gartner says Android may be a good alternative to Windows 7 on mini-laptops.
Devices based on Google's Android software stole the show at Computex, where attendance was down due to the global recession and Swine flu fears.
The Taiwanese consumer electronics maker plans to launch a smartphone and a netbook running Google's Android operating system next year, a BenQ representative confirmed Thursday.
Microsoft doesn't plan to offer a version of Windows for so-called "smartbooks," leaving the space open to Linux, Google's Android and other operating systems.
While two Android-based laptops debuted ahead of the Computex exhibition, Google declined to comment on whether its working on adapting Andorid for laptops.
Screen start-up Pixel Qi is showing off its first 10.1-inch screen for netbooks at Computex next week.
China's first mobile phone based on Google's Android software will go on sale next month in a deal between China Mobile and Taiwan's High Tech Computer (HTC).
Samsung unveiled its first Google phone, the I7500, which will be out in Europe this June.
Taiwan chip designer Elan Microelectronics said Wednesday it is suing Apple over the infringement of two U.S. patents.
Gartner says that end demand for electronics has not yet recovered, despite some positive signs recently.
Intel's Atom microprocessor helped it increase market share against rival AMD last year.
The Wall Street Journal says that IBM could pay as much as $6.5 billion