The US May Have Banned Electronics on Middle Eastern Flights But Really We Have No Goddamn Clue

If you’re planning on flying to the US on a Middle Eastern airline, bad news: electronic devices may be banned in carry-on luggage, depending on the airline. And the US government is taking its time confirming what their policy actually is. Read mo.....»»

Category: topSource:  gizmodoMar 20th, 2017

Globalfoundries and Chengdu partner to expand FD-SOI ecosystem in China

Globalfoundries and the Chengdu municipality have announced an investment to spur innovation in China's semiconductor industry. The partners plan to build a FD-SOI ecosystem including multiple design centers in Chengdu and university programs across.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News56 min. ago

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

Taiwan recorded a manufacturing production index (2011 as base year) of 104.11 for April 2017, decreasing 10.02% on month but increasing 0.79% on year, according to statistics released by the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) on May 23......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News56 min. ago

ChipMOS reportedly lands gold bumping orders for AMOLED driver ICs from Samsung

ChipMOS Technologies reportedly has landed orders from Samsung Electronics for providing gold bumping services on 12-inch wafers fabricated to produce AMOLED driver ICs to be used by new iPhone devices, according to a Chinese-language Commercial Time.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News56 min. ago

Foxconn, Sharp to invest in micro LED R&D

Sharp disclosed it will invest US$7 million to take a 31.82% stake in eLux, a US-based start-up business engaged in R&D of micro LED technology and its application to displays. Sharp's majority shareholder, Foxconn Electronics, said its subsidiary Cy.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News56 min. ago

Taiwan market: Samsung Pay launched

Samsung Electronics formally launched Samsung Pay on May 23 in Taiwan after a three-week trial operation of the smartphone-based e-payment services in cooperation with seven local banks......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News56 min. ago

Hefei Chang Xin keeps low profile but DRAM ambition remains unchanged

Hefei Chang Xin's ambition to grow its DRAM business has seen some progress though the China-based firm has now chosen to keep a low profile. The company has been quietly renamed to Rui-li (transliterated from Chinese) Integrated Circuit, and has ask.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News56 min. ago

India Traditional PC Market Revives due to Strong Notebook Demand with 8.5% Growth YoY in Q1 2017

According to the latest IDC Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker May 2017, the overall India Traditional PC shipment for Q1 2017 stood at 2.16 million units (i.e. quarter on quarter growth of 12.5 percent over Q4 2016 and year on year growth o.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  idcRelated News1 hr. 3 min. ago

Apple iPhone 9 Tops The Rumour Mill

There is no end to rumours right? We can definitely bet on it especially after witnessing the latest Apple iPhone rumour. Well, that’s because, this rumour is about Apple iPhone 9 which may be released in 2018. Yes, we know that we have yet to see.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News1 hr. 35 min. ago

Article: What Other Markets Can Learn from India"s Emerging Fintech Sector

India’s radical move to eliminate large-denomination currency from its financial system has driven changes in the ways consumers pay for purchases, and now may have a ripple effect of increasing the portion of the population that uses financial.....»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 19 min. ago

Article: Recommended Reading: May 24, 2017

eMarketer’s scan of the key developments of the day, plus data to make sense of it all. Today’s topics: Alibaba unveils smart vehicle fleet; Facebook Live adds social chat features; and more......»»

Category: internetSource:  emarketerRelated News4 hr. 19 min. ago

Keep Your Phone Clean With AVG

Have you ever dealt with an attack on your mobile device or computer? If you have, you know that it’s very difficult to deal with and you can lose a lot of personal information and sometimes even your device. However, the challenge that presents it.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News5 hr. 27 min. ago

Researchers Find Dozens of Genes Associated With Measures of Intelligence

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Ars Technica: We don't know a lot about the biological basis of our mental abilities -- we can't even consistently agree on how best to test them -- but a few things seem clear. One is that performance on a nu.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News5 hr. 35 min. ago

Two pros enter, one pro leaves: Microsoft’s Surface Pro takes on Apple’s MacBook Pro 13

The latest Surface Pro features updated hardware and a refined internal design, but how does it stack up against Apple's newest MacBook Pro? Here, we take a closer look at the hardware powering each. The post Two pros enter, one pro leaves: Microsoft.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 11 min. ago

Microsoft Announces The New Surface Pro: Refined with Kaby Lake

This morning in Shanghai, China, Microsoft announced the latest generation of their Surface Pro tablet. The numbering system is gone, and it’s back to just Surface Pro, but the latest generation is a long way from the original Surface Pro that.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News8 hr. 19 min. ago

IDC at Interop ITX 2017 — Transforming the Enterprise Network for the Digital Era

This IDC Presentation discusses how digital transformation is driving change across enterprise networks and service providers. At Interop ITX on May 17, 2017, in Las Vegas, analysts from IDC's Enterprise and Carrier Network Infrastructure teams explo.....»»

Category: consumerSource:  idcRelated News8 hr. 27 min. ago

Is Nationalism Working Its Way into Security Product Decision Making?

This IDC Market Note examines the impact that rising geopolitical tensions could have in making IT purchasing decisions. While enterprise purchasing decisions generally don't factor in the vendor's or product's provenance, it's entirely feasible that.....»»

Category: hardwareSource:  idcRelated News8 hr. 35 min. ago

Apple and Nokia bury the hatchet

Lawsuits get settled, but what about the companies wielding Nokia patents? Enlarge / A Nokia store in Helsinki, Finland, in 2013. (credit: Tomi Setala/Bloomberg via Getty Images) A litigation brawl between Nokia and Apple over intellectual.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News9 hr. 35 min. ago

2018 Acura TLX first drive

Acura hopes that the revised TLX will restore the brand’s sport sedan credibility and compete with the Germans. By offering performance, tech, and value, they may be right on the money. The post 2018 Acura TLX first drive appeared first on Digital.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News9 hr. 55 min. ago

Microsoft Announces The New Surface Pro

This morning in Shanghai, China, Microsoft announced the latest generation of their Surface Pro tablet. The numbering system is gone, and it’s back to just Surface Pro, but the latest generation is a long way from the original Surface Pro that.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News10 hr. 27 min. ago

Uber loses its general counsel for EMEA

 Another high-up person at Uber has left the company. Jim Callaghan, Uber’s general counsel for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, recently stepped down. Read More.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News10 hr. 35 min. ago