Tripod disposes of factory and land in China

Taiwan-based PCB firm Tripod Technology announced on May 18 the company had disposed of a factory and land located in Zhejiang province of China for CNY73.99 million (US$10.7 million)......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesMay 19th, 2017

The People GoFundMe Leaves Behind

citadrianne shares a report from The Outline: President Donald Trump's proposed budget seeks to slash $54 billion from social services including programs like Medicaid and Meals on Wheels. As these resources dry up, crowdfunding websites will further.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News34 min. ago

Weekend Watch: Engineering a TrotBot to Climb Stairs and Rugged Terrain

To test his skills as a roboticist, Ben Vagle decided to test how his Lego TrotBot robots performed on 1/3-scale stairs. Read more on MAKE The post Weekend Watch: Engineering a TrotBot to Climb Stairs and Rugged Terrain appeared first on Make: D.....»»

Category: topSource:  maezineRelated News42 min. ago

Bezel-less phones might be futuristic, but they come with compromises

There’s little doubt that the current design trend for smartphones is shrinking the edges around the screen, but is it a good thing? Bezel-less designs aren’t very practical and there are issues to iron out, but they do look like the future. The.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 18 min. ago

Comparing smartphones to find the most bezel-less design

As the smartphone industry marches inexorably towards a bezel-less future, we compare the shrinking bezels on the latest and greatest devices. Find out who has the smallest bezels on their smartphone. The post Comparing smartphones to find the most b.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 18 min. ago

Sci-Hub Ordered To Pay $15 Million In Piracy Damages

An anonymous reader quotes a report from TorrentFreak: Two years ago, academic publisher Elsevier filed a complaint (PDF) against Sci-Hub and several related "pirate" sites. It accused the websites of making academic papers widely available to the pu.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News3 hr. 42 min. ago

Whose shell is this? Neuroscientists selectively wipe specific snail memories

Researchers at Columbia University Medical Center and McGill University have figured out how to selectively wipe some memories from the brain of a snail, while leaving others intact. The post Whose shell is this? Neuroscientists selectively wipe spec.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 42 min. ago

Could Taylor Swift bring Dazzler to life in "X-Men: Dark Phoenix"?

Superpowered pop star Dazzler had a blink-and-you'll-miss-it cameo in a deleted scene in X-Men: Apocalypse, but she'll be taking on a larger (if not substantial) role in the newest installment of the franchise. The post Could Taylor Swift bring Dazzl.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News8 hr. 18 min. ago

Nasdaq Rises 1.8% as Sector Shifts Lift Stocks

Health care and tech were the week’s big winners, while energy headed south. Biotech lifts off. Why Whirlpool looks cheap......»»

Category: financeSource:  barronsRelated News8 hr. 54 min. ago

FCC Chief Engineer Wanted

If you’re an engineer with a background in wireless technology and an interest in shaping policy, this position may be of interest.....»»

Category: topSource:  radiomagonlineRelated News9 hr. 25 min. ago

Love reading? This OnePlus 5 feature is something you can"t ignore

OnePlus 5 has much to talk about, but we focus on one that really makes sense. Now we all know that the OnePlus 5 is officially unveiled globally and in India. While our team has done the OnePlus 5 review soon after the global launch, I got to.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News9 hr. 26 min. ago

Fiat Chrysler tweaks trim levels on 300, Charger and Cherokee

The changes come as FCA seeks to keep consumers interested in what is the oldest product lineup of any major automaker......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News9 hr. 42 min. ago

IIITM-K develops RubSiS, a mobile application to deliver relevant information to rubber farmers

The app provides rubber growers location-specific soil nutrient status and specific fertiliser recommendations. The post IIITM-K develops RubSiS, a mobile application to deliver relevant information to rubber farmers appeared first on Tech2. A m.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News10 hr. 10 min. ago

IIT-G students asked to work for the development of India in convocation speech by Professor CNR Rao

Prof CNR Rao exhorted the graduates of the Indian Institute of Technology to be proud of the brand 'IIT' and use it for the development of the country. The post IIT-G students asked to work for the development of India in convocation speech by Profe.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News10 hr. 10 min. ago

Obama Authorized a Secret Cyber Operation Against Russia, Says Report

Jessica Conditt reports via Engadget: President Barack Obama learned of Russia's attempts to hack U.S. election systems in early August 2016, and as intelligence mounted over the following months, the White House deployed secrecy protocols it hadn't.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News10 hr. 10 min. ago

Wonder Woman Is The Highest-Grossing Movie by a Female Director

Patty Jenkins' second full-length directorial effort is now an important record breaker. Wonder Woman is a hit with both critics and audiences, and now it's busy breaking box office records as well. The latest film in the DC Extended Universe.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News10 hr. 26 min. ago

The first "Spider-Man: Homecoming" reviews are in

Are your Spidey senses tingling yet? One of the first media screenings of Spider-Man: Homecoming took place Friday night, and while official reviews are still under embargo, audience members were allowed to share their general thoughts on social medi.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News10 hr. 26 min. ago

Does US have right to data on overseas servers? We’re about to find out

Supreme Court case has ramifications for tech sector, foreign relations, and privacy. Enlarge / Microsoft in Dublin, Ireland. (credit: Red Agenda) The Justice Department on Friday petitioned the US Supreme Court to step into an international.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News10 hr. 42 min. ago

Western Europe Consumer Internet Access Forecast, 2017–2021

This IDC Market Forecast provides an updated view of the consumer internet access market in Western Europe with an outlook until 2021. It provides connection and spending data by technology, user type, and country."The internet access market in Weste.....»»

Category: consumerSource:  idcRelated News11 hr. 10 min. ago

How Perceived Benefits of Cloud Marketplaces Vary from Realized Benefits

This IDC Survey Spotlight shows data from a small sample of IDC's CloudView Survey, IDC's premiere global benchmarking web survey fielded in March 2017. The survey reached more than 11,000 respondents from 31 countries and asked over 6,000 heavy clou.....»»

Category: consumerSource:  idcRelated News11 hr. 10 min. ago

Western Europe Top 10 IT Service Vendors 2016: Change Toward the Digital Economy Accelerates

This IDC study analyzes the 2016 revenues of the 10 largest IT services vendors and compares them with market trends. Furthermore, this study looks at the top 10 vendors' market shares in the total IT services market as well as in project-oriented se.....»»

Category: servicesSource:  idcRelated News11 hr. 10 min. ago