BYD makes its presence felt in tablets, winning contract to assemble the Hewlett-Packard Slate 7

BYD is a company with a dramatic depth of vertical integration, spanning from raw materials to lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries to electric vehicles (and more; see the January 16, 2013 LRMEJ). The China-based behemoth - or, more precisely, its subsidiary BYD Electronic - is now also making a dent i...

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