The 2017 Mini Countryman: SUV practicality, car-like driving fun

The littlest SUV has quirky charm and coped like a champ in the snow. Although we usually cover our own travel costs, in this case that was not an option; flights and two nights accommodation on this trip to Portland were paid for by Mi.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaMar 20th, 2017

Nissan’s next-gen Leaf will bring semiautonomous technology to the masses

The next generation of the all-electric Nissan Leaf is right around the corner. It will receive more driving range, and it will inaugurate Nissan's ProPilot Assist suite of semi-automated driving technology. The post Nissan’s next-gen Leaf will.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 4 min. ago

Five Talent Discovery Vendors Approach Recruiting in New Ways, Named as IDC Innovators

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., June 22, 2017 International Data Corporation (IDC ) has just released an IDC Innovators report recognizing five talent discovery vendors with revenue under $100 million......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News2 hr. 12 min. ago

iPad Pro vs. iPad mini 4 vs. iPad: Which one should you buy?

So you’re in the market for a new iPad. Excellent choice—I couldn’t live without mine. It’s my companion when I’m catching up on news and email in the morning over tea, reading a comic book in the evening to unwind, or watching a movie w.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News2 hr. 31 min. ago

6 Best 2017 Surface Pro Accessories

6 Best 2017 Surface Pro Accessories.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  gottabemobileRelated News2 hr. 32 min. ago

New IDC MarketScape Evaluates Worldwide Digital Transformation Consulting and Systems Integration Service Providers

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., June 23 2017 International Data Corporation (IDC) today announced the release of a new study, IDC MarketScape : Worldwide Digital Transformation Consulting and Systems Integration Services 2017 Vendor Assessment (US41523517) , wh.....»»

Category: servicesSource:  idcRelated News3 hr. 11 min. ago

SpaceX goes for a launch doubleheader this weekend

The company's successes are starting to stack up for the year 2017. Enlarge / SpaceX successfully test-fired its rocket for the BulgariaSat-1 mission last week. (credit: SpaceX) It's a big weekend for SpaceX, the California rocket company that.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News3 hr. 40 min. ago


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Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News3 hr. 48 min. ago

Waymo hires ex-Tesla engineer to lead self-driving hardware

Waymo has hired Satish Jeyachandran, Tesla's former director of hardware engineering. Jeyachandran spent nearly seven years at Tesla before leaving earlier this year......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News5 hr. 12 min. ago

Panasonic sees the future of solar on car rooftops.

Panasonic sees the future of solar on car rooftops. The Japanese electronics giant has started producing a 180-watt array of solar cells that can be fixed to the roof of an automobile......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News5 hr. 12 min. ago

Researchers optimize a powered exoskeleton to cut energy used in walking

An hour on a treadmill and some clever programming makes an exoskeleton efficient. Enlarge / This is what the exoskeleton looks like when it's worn on both legs. The magic, however, is in the control software. (credit: Kirby Witte, Katie Poggens.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News5 hr. 40 min. ago

Solartech Energy to expand PERC solar cell capacity

Crystalline silicon solar cell maker Solartech Energy will expand PERC cell production capacity through adding two production lines to total six beginning August 2017, with the additional capacity to come into operation in October, according to compa.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 hr. 56 min. ago

Yageo to raise MLCC prices 15-30%

For the second time in 2017, Yageo and Walsin Technology will raise MLCC (multi-layer ceramic capacitor) prices to reflect tight supply, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 hr. 56 min. ago

Lite-On Technology wins procurement order for over 100,000 LED street lamps from Jordan

Lite-On Technology has won an open bid in Jordan to procure more than 100,000 LED street lamps, with shipments beginning in the second quarter of 2017 and to increase in the third and fourth, according to company CEO Warren Chen......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 hr. 56 min. ago

Huawei, Oppo and Vivo likely to ship fewer-than-expected smartphones in 2017

China's top-3 smartphone vendors, Huawei, Oppo and Vivo, have quietly lowered their smartphone shipments goals set for 2017 due to difficulties ramping up shipments significantly in non-China markets, according to sources from Taiwan-based IC design.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 hr. 56 min. ago

Sercomm draws rosy picture for 2H17

Networking device maker Sercomm expects its shipments to gain momentum in the second half of 2017 after some shipments were delayed due to shortages of some key components, according to company chairman Paul Wang......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 hr. 56 min. ago

IC distributor Edom to post double-digit revenue growth in 2017

Taiwan-based Edom Technology, which distributes products such as Skyworks' power amplifiers, Silicon Labs' mixed-signal ICs and NXP's wireless RF chips, is expected to post double-digit revenue growth in 2017, according to company chairman and presid.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 hr. 56 min. ago

IntelliEPI expects to post sequential revenue growth through 3Q17

Intelligent Epitaxy Technology (IntelliEPI), which supplies epitaxy-based compound semiconductor epi-wafers to the electronics and optoelectronics industries, expects to post sequential revenue growth through the third quarter of 2017......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 hr. 56 min. ago

Taiwan May manufacturing production index up, says MOEA

Taiwan recorded a manufacturing production index (2011 as base year) of 111.78 for May 2017, increasing 6.75% on month and 2.02% on year, according to statistics released by the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) on June 23......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 hr. 56 min. ago

Taiwan market: Tainan and Chiayi City looking to try out autonomous driving

The governments of Tainan and Chiayi City, Southern Taiwan have both expressed interest to become trial areas for autonomous driving, according to an official from the Industrial Development Bureau of Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA)......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 hr. 56 min. ago

Amazon’s Prime Air ‘drone tower’ would look and sound like a giant beehive

Amazon has an idea for a "drone tower" that could one day act as both a fulfillment center and a busy drone delivery base. The beehive-like building would be built in urban centers where most of its customers live. The post Amazon’s Prime Air &.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 48 min. ago