Thursday, March 30, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Windows 10 Creators Update Coming April 11
Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ Are Official, Along With Bixby And New Gear 360
Razer Blade Pro IS The First THX Certified Gaming Laptop
Lenovo Makes Pro Virtual Reality Accessible With the ThinkStation P320
Intel Details 10, 22nm Processes, Proposes Transistor-density Metric
U.S. House Voted Against Broadband Privacy Rules
SK Hynix Offers More Than $9 billion for Toshiba Chip Unit: report
Toshiba's Nuclear Unit Westinghouse Files for Bankruptcy
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Foxconn...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, June 06, 2013
Foxconn May Lose The "Conn"


Foxconn, Hon Hai Precision Industry Co's trading name, may lose the "conn" (connector) from its name as the company repoprtedly plans to split off its connector business.

Reuters reported earlier today the news, adding that the split could be officially announced as soon as next month.

The Network Interconnection Business Group (NWinG), which makes connectors and cables for the stagnant PC sector, will become an independent entity from July 1, the report claims.

The reason behind the split off is the dull computer demand, the report added.

The connector-making operation was Hon Hai's primary line of work when it was founded in 1974.

Hon Hai is expected to make an announcement related to the unit's future at the annual shareholder meeting on June 26.

Previously, Hon Hai had also split off its touch panel and camera module businesses into separate companies.

Hon Hai has been also trying to diversify away from its core contract manufacturing business. Earlier this week, the company announced plans to work with Mozilla on devices and applications run on the Firefox operating system.


Previous
Next
HTC One Mini Coming Soon        All News        ISC Patches Denial-of-service Vulnerability Found In BIND 9
Twitter Partners With Ad Agency WPP     General Computing News      ISC Patches Denial-of-service Vulnerability Found In BIND 9

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Foxconn, TSMC To Bid Together For Toshiba's Memory Business , Says Paper
Foxconn Is Bidding for Toshiba Chip Business
Hon Hai chief Mulls US$7 Billion Display Panel Investment in U.S.
Foxconn To Buy Majority Shares Of Sharp's Sakai Display Products
Foxconn Plans To Invest In The U.S.
Foxconn Manager Stole Thousands of iPhones
New iPhone Helps Hon Hai's Profit
Nokia Phones To Reborn In India Next Year, Hon Hai to Manufacture Them
Hon Hai Gains Apple Mac Orders From Quanta
Foxconn to Partner With ARM In Chip Design Center in China
Foxconn's Sharp to Invest $570 Million on Flexible OLED Panel Production
Foxconn Completes Sharp Acquisition

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .