Protective component maker Thinking posts record gross margin in 1Q17

Circuit protection device specialist Thinking Electronic Industrial saw its gross margin climb to a record 35.92% in the first quarter of 2017 thanks to a more diversified product line......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesMay 19th, 2017

Global 2Q17 NAND flash market posts 8% growth, says DRAMeXchange

The worldwide NAND flash memory market posted revenues of US$13.22 billion in the second quarter of 2017, up 8% sequentially, according to DRAMeXchange......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News4 hr. 46 min. ago

Silverstone Launches TOB03 ODD: 9.5-mm CD/DVD/BD/BDXL Burner

SilverStone has introduced its first ultra-slim ODD that can read and record CD, DVD, Blu-ray and BDXL media. The drive is not a technological breakthrough, but it is going to be one of a few 9.5-mm BD/BDXL-supporting ODDs on the market. Of course,.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News8 hr. 30 min. ago

WhatsApp adds colorful text-only updates to Status

WhatsApp's Snapchat Stories clone is getting a new text-only feature. Now, instead of just photos and videos, you can update your WhatsApp Status with colorful, meme-like text posts. SEE ALSO: Facebook's dumbest feature is coming to desktop now, too.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News9 hr. 2 min. ago

Android 8.0 Oreo is official, starts rollout to devices

Google partners with Nabisco, ships code to AOSP, and posts system images. Enlarge (credit: Google) NEW YORK CITY—Happy Eclipse Day! As the Moon slowly crept its way across the Sun, Google took the opportunity to host an Eclipse-themed Andro.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News13 hr. 46 min. ago

Plex changes its new privacy policy after backlash, clarified it’s not trying to see what’s in your library

 Popular media player software maker Plex has had a rough weekend. The company alerted users via email on Friday about an updated privacy policy due to go into effect in September. The new policy would remove users’ ability to opt out of d.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News15 hr. 38 min. ago

How the Voyager Golden Record Was Made

Fascinating article on The New Yorker about how the Voyager Golden Record was made: The Voyagers' scientific mission will end when their plutonium-238 thermoelectric power generators fail, around the year 2030. After that, the two craft will drift en.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News17 hr. 46 min. ago

Maker Pro News: Adam Savage Meets Jack White, Growing a Tote Bag Empire, and More

Check out Adam Savage geeking out about vinyl making, Shujan Bertrand craft custom tote bags, and more maker pros from around the world. Read more on MAKE The post Maker Pro News: Adam Savage Meets Jack White, Growing a Tote Bag Empire, and More.....»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated News19 hr. 38 min. ago

Maker Spotlight: Mark Rehorst

Mark Rehorst started working on photography and electronics when he was 9, and has since gone on to work in audio and build 3D printers. Read more on MAKE The post Maker Spotlight: Mark Rehorst appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for.....»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated News21 hr. 2 min. ago

How to switch from Android to iPhone

iPhone sales regularly exceed analysts’ expectations, and millions of people who are purchasing an Apple smartphone for the first time are switching from Android devices. So, if you are an Android user thinking of switching to iOS, you aren’t.....»»

Category: operatingsystemsSource:  cwRelated News22 hr. 54 min. ago

Giantplus sees revenues ride high in 3Q17

LCD panel and module maker Giantplus Technology expects its current sales momentum to continue into October, buoyed by increasing demand for industrial and automotive panels, according to a Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN) report, citing co.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsAug 21st, 2017

HY Electronic plans TSE listing

Power discrete component supplier HY Electronic plans to be listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE) between late third-quarter and early fourth-quarter 2017, according to the Cayman-incorporated company......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsAug 21st, 2017

Tyntek production disrtuped by power outage

Visible and infrared LED chip maker Tyntek has disclosed a fire at its factory in northern Taiwan on August 18 temporarily disrupted power supply for production and it will take 7-10 days to resume supply......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsAug 21st, 2017

Weekend Watch: Teenager Documents His Projects on “Make With Miles”

A young teen maker explores his world and shares his projects on YouTube. Read more on MAKE The post Weekend Watch: Teenager Documents His Projects on “Make With Miles” appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers......»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

So bad they’re good: iPhone 8 survey results

Is this glass half full or half empty? Is it even a glass? What is water? What if it was fire instead?The progression of these questions may seem odd, but that’s just how you start thinking about Apple survey results if you write for CNBC.Todd H.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

Pro tips: How to get the best photos of the solar eclipse with a phone or a camera

People living across the continental U.S. will have a chance to see a total solar eclipse for the first time in 99 years next week on Aug. 21, so you might be thinking about taking some pics.  An event of this scale won't happen again until 2316.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

HBO has the most profitable app thanks to "Game of Thrones"

HBO's app has set a new record and, of course, it's all because of Game of Thrones.  The company's streaming app, HBO Now, has been the top-grossing app in the App Store for two days in a row now, beating out Netflix, Tinder, Candy Crush, and al.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

This Drone-Maker Armed a Quadcopter with a Sniper Rifle

A small Florida company has outfitted a quadcopter with a sniper rifle, grenade launcher and other small arms — and wants to sell the technology... A small Florida company has outfitted a quadcopter with a sniper rifle, grenade launcher and.....»»

Category: securitySource:  defensetechRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Delphi and LiDAR-maker Innoviz partner on self-driving tech

 Automotive supply giant Delphi, which recently shifted focus to target autonomous and high-tech solutions more specifically, has signed a new partnership with Innoviz, an Israeli tech company building LiDAR tech for autonomous driving. The team.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Delphi invests in Israeli lidar-maker Innoviz

Delphi is partnering with and taking a minority stake in Israeli lidar-maker Innoviz Technologies as it seeks to further develop Level 3 autonomous driving technology......»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Kit Kat Accused of Copying Atari Game Breakout

An anonymous reader shares a report: Kit Kat's maker Nestle has been accused of copying Breakout, the 1970s computer game, in a marketing campaign. Atari, the company behind some of the most popular early video games, has filed a suit alleging Nestle.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017