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TSMC enlisted US as potential site for 3nm chip production, says paper

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has officially enlisted the US as an optional location to build a new manufacturing fab for production of 3nm chips, according to a Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN) report......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesMar 20th, 2017

After 15 Years, Maine"s Laptops-in-Schools Initiative Fails To Raise Test Scores

For years Maine has been offering laptops to high school students -- but is it doing more harm than good? An anonymous reader writes: One high school student says "We hardly ever use paper," while another student "says he couldn't imagine social stud.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News15 hr. 8 min. ago

Ask Slashdot: What Would You Pay To See Open Sourced?

jbrase writes: It's in the interest of the open-source community to make open-source development as profitable as possible. One potential means of making money from open source is crowdfunding, [but] proprietary vendors aren't likely to be enthusasti.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News17 hr. 16 min. ago

Marcus Hutchins" Code Used In Malware May Have Come From GitHub

troublemaker_23 quotes ITWire: A security researcher says code has been discovered that was written by British hacker Marcus Hutchins that was apparently 'borrowed' by the creator of the banking trojan Kronos. The researcher, known as Hasherezade, po.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

After bouncing around the Web, Daily Stormer lands a new CDN provider

BitMitigate founder: “I thought it would really get my service out there.” Enlarge (credit: CommScope) This article originally appeared on ProPublica on August 18, 2017. The neo-Nazi site The Daily Stormer was back online Friday with.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

Spectacular color photos capture WWII air cadets in training

Aviation Cadet Thanas inspects an airplane engine.Image: Library of CongressOne year before the outbreak of World War II, a U.S. congressional board found that the Navy had insufficient training facilities to deal with a potential emergency demand fo.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

All Human Beings Have Equal Value

Arnold Schwarzenegger says it brilliantly. The post All Human Beings Have Equal Value appeared first on Feld Thoughts. Arnold Schwarzenegger says it brilliantly. The post All Human Beings Have Equal Value appeared first on Feld Thoughts......»»

Category: financeSource:  feldRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

EFF speaks out on neo-Nazi site removal, Bill Gates gives away billions

EFF speaks out on neo-Nazi site removal, Bill Gates gives away billions.....»»

Category: videosSource:  videonewsindexRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

Mercedes-Maybach"s Vision 6 Cabriolet is the luxo-cruiser of the future

Mercedes-Maybach's Vision 6 Cabriolet concept is what Jay Gatsby would drive if he made his millions in Silicon Valley during the dot-com boom. It's entirely electric, and it might preview an upcoming production model. The post Mercedes-Maybach'.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

China eclipses U.S. in Honda"s world view

Honda's rapidly expanding footprint in China spotlights how the world's biggest auto market is pulling focus and resources away from the United States. The Japanese automaker is setting priorities in everything from production to product development......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsAug 19th, 2017

Vision 6 Cabriolet shows how Mercedes-Maybach plans to take down Rolls-Royce

Mercedes-Maybach's Vision 6 Cabriolet concept is what Jay Gatsby would drive if he made his millions in Silicon Valley during the dot-com boom. It's entirely electric, and it might preview an upcoming production model. The post Vision 6 Cabriolet sho.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Google Explains Why It Banned the App For Gab, a Right-Wing Twitter Rival

AmiMoJo shares a report from Ars Technica: When right-wing trolls and outright racists get kicked off of Twitter, they often move to Gab, a right-wing Twitter competitor. Gab was founded by Andrew Torba, who says it's devoted to unfettered free expre.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Judge Says Waymo Can Tell Jurors That Uber Withheld Evidence

A new ruling in a bitter legal battle over the future of driverless car technology could hurt Uber when the case goes to trial......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Travis Kalanick says he was "ambushed" by the investor suing him

Travis Kalanick—a vocal fighter against taxi lobbyists, government regulations, pink mustache businesses, and tech giant Google—is speaking out again. Uber's former CEO filed a 15-page response to investor Benchmark Capital's lawsuit agai.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

YouTube Music Head Says Company Pays Higher Royalties Than Spotify in US

An anonymous reader shares a report: Making a living from streaming royalties is tough for music artists, and YouTube has had one of the worst reputations in the music industry for a while. Even Lyor Cohen, the current head of YouTube Music, knows th.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Comcast Completes Xfinity Mobile Rollout in U.S.

Comcast Corp.'s new cellphone service is now available in all its U.S. markets, the company said Thursday. Comcast launched Xfinity Mobile -- which the company says can save consumers 30 percent on wireless bills -- earlier this year to its employees.....»»

Category: topSource:  scitechtodayRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Porn site offers to revive "Sense 8" for a third season

Sense8 is one of the more creatively interesting shows available on just about any streaming service. The Wachowski-made Netflix show, now in its second and final season, tells the story of eight people with special powers using very human t.....»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Stephen King"s It Movie Gets Tie-in Web Game

The game has players control Georgie's paper boat while avoiding obstacles and collecting red balloons to get a high score. Stephen King's It movie has just received a free 8-bit tie-in web game. Called It: Enter the Sewer, the game is set in P.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Audi manager held in Germany being sought by U.S. for extradition, report says

American authorities asked Germany to keep an Audi executive in custody to prepare for his extradition while offering him a guilty-plea deal, Bloomberg reported.....»»

Category: autoSource:  autonewsRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

Porn Producer Says He’ll Prove That AMC TV Exec is a BitTorrent Pirate

Porn producer Flava Works is going toe to toe with Marc Juris, President & General Manager of AMC-owned WE tv. Unusually in such cases, Juris sued Flava Works first, after the company approached him with an offer to settle, which would have kept his.....»»

Category: internetSource:  torrentfreakRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017

The next Apple Watch will probably be super popular

Apple became the biggest wearable vendor this May thanks to a recent surge in Apple Watch sales. Now, experts are saying the Watch could continue to see explosive sales heading into 2018. A new report from Taiwanese publication Digitimes says Apple W.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsAug 18th, 2017