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CCL supplier Elite Material sees strong profits in 2016

CCL (copper-clad laminate) maker Elite Material (EMC) has reported net profits of 2.77 billion (US$90.35 million) for 2016, increasing 15.95% from a year earlier. The earnings translated into an EPS of NT$8.7 for the year......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesMar 17th, 2017

Microsoft"s Top Execs Receive Bump in 2017 Pay

Microsoft's top executives received a tidy pay bump for the fiscal year, largely due to the company's strong financial performance. CEO Satya Nadella [pictured here] brought home a little more than $20 million in the 2017 fiscal year that ended June.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News18 min. ago

Google Maps Pulls Cupcake Calorie Counter After Backlash

You can call it the Great Cupcake Controversy of 2017. In what is probably the only example ever of tiny, frosted cakes sparking mass outrage, strong negative feedback has prompted Google to remove a cupcake calorie counter from its iOS Maps app, the.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated News18 min. ago

High risk of injury in young elite athletes

Every week, an average of three in every ten adolescent elite athletes suffer an injury. Worst affected are young women, and the risk of injury increases with low self-esteem, especially in combination with less sleep and higher training volume and i.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News45 min. ago

Norsk Titanium Cuts Ribbon on 3-D Center with Spirit

Norsk Titanium, which claims to be the first FAA-approved supplier of aerospace-grade, additive manufactured, structural titanium components, on Oct. 17 formally begun operations at its Plattsburgh Development and Qualification Center in upstate Ne.....»»

Category: aviationSource:  aviationweekRelated News53 min. ago

MysteryVibe’s Stephanie Alys talks about a pleasurable future

 The MysteryVibe is a snake-shaped vibrator that took the Internet by storm and is still going strong. This week I talked to the co-founder of the company, Stephanie Alys, about the future of pleasure and sextoys. It’s safe to say that thi.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 1 min. ago

Google Calendar on the web finally gets a Material facelift

Most of Google's apps have Material Design, but a lot of the web services still don't. Google Calendar is finally getting a taste of Material......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News4 hr. 9 min. ago

Google Calendar for desktop gets a long-awaited material design face-lift

Google has finally given the Google Calendar for desktop website a design refresh, bringing it in line with Google's material design language. The refreshed Calendar is now live for G Suite users. The post Google Calendar for desktop gets a long-awai.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 46 min. ago

Adobe’s XD prototyping and wireframing tool is now out of beta

 XD is Adobe’s tool for helping user experience and user interface designers prototype and wireframe new mobile and web applications. The company started testing this application back in 2016; today, it’s finally coming out of beta......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News5 hr. 17 min. ago

Continental Tech Juggernaut Rolls On

From advances in tire-pressure monitoring and air-suspension controls to systems intended to prevent accidents and enable autonomous vehicles, German supplier Continental isn’t wasting any time adding advanced technologies. read more.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News5 hr. 37 min. ago

Google Asked to Delist Pirate Movie Sites, ISPs Asked to Block Them

Google and several French ISPs are being asked by the movie industry to take action against four 'pirate' sites. Among them is a massively successful clone of Zone-Telechargement, France's largest pirate site before it was shut down in 2016. While th.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated News7 hr. 17 min. ago

HiSilicon seeking second-source supplier for 7nm chips

HiSilicon Technologies is seeking a second-source supplier for the fabrication of its 7nm chips, with Samsung Electronics, Globalfoundries and Intel striving for orders from the China-based fabless firm, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News9 hr. 30 min. ago

Nanya net profits rise 32% in 3Q17

DRAM chipmaker Nanya Technology has reported net profits of NT$8.57 billion (US$283.9 million) for the third quarter of 2017, up 32.1% sequentially, while consolidated revenues increased 5.3% on quarter to NT$13.29 billion......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News9 hr. 30 min. ago

Adata pre-tax profits hike 110% in 3Q17

Memory module firm Adata Technology has reported pre-tax profits of NT$835 million (US$27.7 million) for the third quarter of 2017, up a robust 110% sequentially, while operating profits increased 26.4% on quarter to NT$373 million......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News9 hr. 30 min. ago

Visceral Games closed by EA as Star Wars release sees major delay

The developer behind the Dead Space franchise is no more as EA shuts Visceral Games in light of a major overhaul for the Star Wars project......»»

Category: gameSource:  psuRelated News9 hr. 53 min. ago

HP ZBook x2 crams a workstation in 2-in-one form

Microsoft may have just unveiled not one but two new Surface Book 2s, but it’s hardly the only detachable PC game in town anymore. Other OEMs have already followed suit. HP, for example, already has the Elite x2 and the Spectre x2. So what’s the.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated News10 hr. 17 min. ago

High blood pressure linked to common heart valve disorder

For the first time, a strong link has been established between high blood pressure and the most common heart valve disorder in high-income countries......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News17 hr. 17 min. ago

Google Calendar for desktop gets a long-awaited material design facelift

Google has finally given the Google Calendar for desktop website a design refresh, bringing it in line with Google's material design language. The refreshed Calendar is now live for G Suite users. The post Google Calendar for desktop gets a long-awai.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News19 hr. 2 min. ago

AT&T’s strategy to beat cordcutting has backfired

Things aren't good in the land of Big Cable. Cord-cutting is happening faster than anyone could have predicted, which is ending three decades of lucrative cable TV profits. Millions of consumers are cutting the cord every year, and younger customers.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News19 hr. 29 min. ago

Boeing taps Aurora exec to lead Phantom Works

Boeing Defense, Space and Security (BDS) has appointed a top executive from newly-acquired Aurora Flight Sciences to lead the compnay s elite technology development and rapid prototyping unit called the Phantom Works......»»

Category: aviationSource:  flightglobalRelated News19 hr. 45 min. ago

EA shuts down Visceral, will reboot its Star Wars game due to “marketplace”

Dead Space’s creators are gone; outlook fuzzy on Amy Hennig’s single-player SW game. EA has now dramatically shifted the development of the above, unnamed Star Wars game. This image is from E3 2016; Visceral's game had long been hidden from.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News22 hr. 18 min. ago