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GM will lay off 1,100 at GMC Acadia plant after production shift

General Motors said it will lay off 1,100 workers in May at its Lansing Delta Township assembly plant in Michigan as it shifts production of the GMC Acadia to Tennessee......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsMar 6th, 2017

Foxconn to hike Sharp TV panel capacity in Japan, says IHS Markit

Foxconn Electronics, after becoming the largest shareholder of Sharp, aims to increase global sales of Sharp-produced Aquos-branded LCD TVs to 10-12 million units in 2017 and will therefore hike Sharp's LVCD TV panel production capacity in Japan, acc.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News1 hr. 6 min. ago

TSMC to start installing equipment at Nanjing fab in 2H17

Equipment move-in will take place at Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's (TSMC) Nanjing plant in the second half of 2017, according to Roger Luo, president for TSMC Nanjing. The new 12-inch facility is set to begin pilot production in the fi.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News3 hr. 22 min. ago

Taiwan February manufacturing production index down on month, up on year, says MOEA

Taiwan recorded a manufacturing production index (2011 as base year) of 98.15 for February 2017, decreasing 7.21% on month but increasing 13.97% on year, according to statistics released by the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) on March 23......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News3 hr. 22 min. ago

Article: Recommended Reading: March 24, 2017

eMarketer’s scan of the key developments of the day, plus data to make sense of it all. Today’s topics: iHeartRadio reaches 100 million listeners; Amazon postpones Southeast Asia entrance; and more......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News5 hr. 14 min. ago

Article: Retail Sales in Great Britain Bounced Back in February

After two consecutive months of declines, retail sales in Great Britain rebounded in February, with seasonally adjusted sales volume up 1.4% over January and 3.7% higher than February 2016, according to the Office for National Statistics......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News5 hr. 14 min. ago

Adele dedicates song to her "soul mate" London in an emotional tribute

A day after the terror attack in London, Adele performed a stadium show in New Zealand's capital city, Auckland, and took the opportunity to send an emotional message to the city.  The attacks which left four people dead and around 40 injured, o.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News7 hr. 37 min. ago

Hisense 4K TV does Quantum Dot tech for way less

Hisense’s 2017 TV range kicks off with some big improvements, including quantum dot technology. Following on from its impressive 4K ULED Series 7 TVs from last year, Hisense has kicked things up a notch in 2017 by announcing two new series i.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News8 hr. 22 min. ago

Google Home goes on a defensive rant if you ask it about the CIA

Paranoid? Who's being paranoid? Following the Wikileaks March 7 Vault 7 data dump, which allegedly details a host of CIA hacking tools, people have started looking at their internet-connected devices with just a tad bit more skepticism. After all, if.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News8 hr. 53 min. ago

YouTube Loses Major Advertisers Over Offensive Videos

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Rolling Stone: Verizon, AT&T, Johnson & Johnson and other major companies have pulled advertisements from YouTube after learning they were paired with videos promoting extremism, terrorism and other offensive.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News8 hr. 53 min. ago

Twitter Considers Premium Version After 11 Years As a Free Service

Twitter is considering whether or not to build a premium version of its site for select users. It's unclear what the cost would be at this time, but it's very possible it could be in the form of a subscription. Reuters reports: Like most other social.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News8 hr. 53 min. ago

Studios are reportedly interested in offering $30 on-demand "new movie" rentals

Hollywood studios for years have flirted with letting people rent movies in their homes shortly after their theatrical release. Those efforts, according to an exclusive report from Variety, are getting a bit closer to becoming reality (at an affordab.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News9 hr. 5 min. ago

Alaska Airlines is killing off Virgin America and Richard Branson says it’s okay to cry

 Alaska Airlines has announced they are killing off the Virgin America brand sometime in 2019. Sad? Angry? You’re not alone. Richard Branson, founder of Virgin America, just penned a love letter saying “tears were shed today”.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 53 min. ago

Tour and activities marketplace Zozi lays off 30% of staff

 Zozi, a startup that describes itself as an OpenTable for tours and activities, and which raised $30 million from Richard Branson and others back in 2015, has laid off 30 percent of staff, TechCrunch learned and Zozi confirmed. The company sa.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 53 min. ago

Theranos investors who pledge not to sue get Elizabeth Holmes’ shares for free

After scandals and lawsuits, hobbling company is said to have $150 million left. Enlarge / Elizabeth Holmes, Theranos CEO. (credit: Getty | CNBC) Theranos CEO and founder Elizabeth Holmes is planning to give up some of her personal shares to i.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News10 hr. 6 min. ago

Outlast 2 Will Come Out in Australia After All

Outlast II has been reclassified R18+ for “high impact horror themes, violence, blood, gore and sex.” Outlast II will be coming out in Australia after all; the game’s rating has been changed from RC to R18+. Outlast II has been reclassifi.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News10 hr. 13 min. ago

Ignyta Seeks To Sell Off Development Program

San Diego-based biopharmaceuticals developer Ignyta said on Thursday afternoon that it is looking to sell of its taladegib oncology program, after reaching a deal to change licensing terms it has with Eli Lilly and Company. Ignyta said it is "explori.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News10 hr. 14 min. ago

SixXS IPv6 Tunnel Provider Is Shutting Down

yakatz writes: SixXS started providing IPv6 tunnels in 1999 to try to break the "chicken-and-egg" problem of IPv6 adoption. After 18 years, the service is shutting down. The cited reasons are: 1) growth has been stagnant 2) many ISPs offer IPv6 3) so.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 54 min. ago

Photovoltaic ink could lead to easy solar panel manufacture

Easily scalable processing could make for rapid panel production. Enlarge / Perovskite crystals in a photovoltaic cell. (credit: Los Alamos National Lab) Currently, silicon is the dominant technology for photovoltaic solar power. There are a h.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News11 hr. 14 min. ago

Feds: We"re Pulling Data From 100 Phones Seized During Trump Inauguration

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: In new filings, prosecutors told a court in Washington, DC that within the coming weeks, they expect to extract all data from the seized cellphones of more than 100 allegedly violent protesters a.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News11 hr. 38 min. ago

With trick trophy trucks, the Mint 400 race makes Mad Max look middle-of-the-road

There’s more to off-road racing than you think. Engines that make over 800 horsepower, trucks that can jump 50 feet through the air, and the kind of can-do attitude that is sadly missing from other racing series. The post With trick trophy trucks,.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 46 min. ago