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

Cincinnati Bell says Hawaiian Telcom deal won"t disrupt submarine cable operations

Cincinnati Bell, which is in the process of purchasing Hawaiian Telcom, says that the existing submarine cables in Hawaii will not be affected when it completes its acquisition of the Hawaiian telco next year......»»

Category: networkSource:  fiercetelecomRelated News34 min. ago

RingCentral, 8x8, Mitel, Broadsoft and Vonage dominate $2B UCaaS market, says Synergy

RingCentral has taken the lead in terms of quarterly revenues and subscriber counts in the competitive Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) market, followed by 8x8, Mitel, Broadsoft, and Vonage......»»

Category: networkSource:  fiercetelecomRelated News50 min. ago

Consumer Reports says old Samsung phones are better than Apple’s brand new iPhone 8

Apple already sold millions of iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus units, but launch weekend estimates fell short of what’s expected from typical iPhone launches. It’s not that the iPhone is losing its appeal all of a sudden, but this year isn’t a usual.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News50 min. ago

The Pixel 2 has its own dedicated imaging chip, and it was designed by Google

We're not sure why Google didn't toot their own horn about this at the Pixel 2 launch, but some interesting new information about the device's innards has come to light. Apparently, it has a dedicated imaging chip, the first ever designed by Google......»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News50 min. ago

FCC Republican says Trump is “rightfully venting” anger at the press

O'Rielly sympathizes with Trump but says "politics" shouldn't affect TV licenses. Enlarge / FCC Commissioner Michael O'Rielly listens during a Senate Appropriations Subcommittee hearing in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, June 20, 2017. (cred.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News51 min. ago

Netflix Aims to Release 80 Original Movies in 2018

Netflix is ramping up its film production to be more in line with its ambitious TV offerings. Netflix aims to release 80 original films over the course of 2018. Variety reports that Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos said in an investor.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News1 hr. 18 min. ago

Illumina Ventures Raises $230M Venture Capital Fund

Illumina Ventures, the early-stage venture capital investor which was founded by San Diego-based life sciences equipment maker Illumina, says it has raised $230M for its first fund. The venture capital investment fund said it is focused on genomics,.....»»

Category: topSource:  socaltechRelated News1 hr. 18 min. ago

"First 5G mobile net connection" claimed by Qualcomm

Qualcomm says it has achieved 1Gbps internet speeds using a 5G chip on a mobile device......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News1 hr. 42 min. ago

Bolstering fat cells offers potential new leukemia treatment

Killing cancer cells indirectly by powering up fat cells in the bone marrow could help acute myeloid leukemia patients, says a new study. Researchers found that boosting adipocytes, or fat cells, located in the bone morrow suppressed cancerous leukem.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News1 hr. 58 min. ago

Nearly half of US medical care comes from emergency rooms

Nearly half of all US medical care is delivered by emergency departments, according to a new study. In recent years, the percentage of care delivered by emergency departments has grown. The paper highlights the major role played by emergency rooms in.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News1 hr. 58 min. ago

"We are making Wedgwood relevant again" says brand president Ulrik Garde Due

Wedgwood president Ulrik Garde Due discusses his vision to make the British brand – famous for its heritage pottery – appeal to a younger audience, in this movie filmed by Dezeen for Wedgwood. Read more Wedgwood president Ulrik Garde Due.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

Dealing with duplicate content

Of all of the possible SEO problems to tackle, columnist Ryan Shelley says duplicate content is one of the easiest. Learn why, and get the scoop on what you need to do. The post Dealing with duplicate content appeared first on Search Engine Land......»»

Category: internetSource:  searchenginelandRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

UK spies using social media data for mass surveillance

 Privacy rights group Privacy International says it has obtained evidence for the first time that UK spy agencies are collecting social media information on potentially millions of people.  Read More.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News2 hr. 10 min. ago

Smokers Can Get Burned at Trade-in Time, Firm Warns

Smoking’s two main drags on a vehicle’s value are physical damage to the interior and smell, something many smokers often are unaware of or think can be eliminated by using an air freshener, U.K. vehicle-data and valuation specialist HPI says......»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News2 hr. 42 min. ago

Car-Shopping Activity Takes a Holiday of Sorts on Columbus Day Weekend

“In general, we see an increase in holiday-weekend shopping,” says James Grace, a senior director at Cox Automotive. read more.....»»

Category: autoSource:  wardsautoRelated News2 hr. 42 min. ago

Pixel 2 is hiding a custom Google chip for image processing

Surprise, surprise! Google has been hiding a secret in its Pixel 2 smartphones. Unannounced at the company’s Pixel 2 unveiling on October 4, the new Pixel Visual Core was revealed today. It is a custom SoC, which has been designed by Google. The ch.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  androidosRelated News2 hr. 42 min. ago

How to clean up the dirty water Puerto Ricans are drinking

Nearly a month after Hurricane Maria, many people on Puerto Rico are still without clean drinking water and have resorted to wells on a contaminated site.....»»

Category: topSource:  newscientistRelated News2 hr. 42 min. ago

Google to extend Pixel 2’s HDR+ capabilities to third-party photo apps

The Google Pixel 2 HDR+ capabilities will soon extend to third-party apps with the activation of the existing Pixel Visual Chip. The chip makes it possible to automatically process HDR images in the background using less power. The post Google to ext.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News2 hr. 42 min. ago

This is the world’s first 5G phone

Qualcomm just took a big leap in its long shuffle towards 5G. The company has conducted the first 5G test on a single-chip smartphone, and it's released the reference design for the first 5G phone. The device will be out next year, and while it's onl.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  bgrRelated News2 hr. 50 min. ago

2019 Volkswagen Jetta Will Have Coupe-Like Profile, CEO Says

During a roundtable discussion at the Red Bull GRC Championship race this past Saturday in Los Angeles, Hinrich Woebcken, CEO of Volkswagen North America, revealed a few details regarding the next-gen Jetta. The new sedan will have a coupe-like silho.....»»

Category: autoSource:  motortrendRelated News2 hr. 58 min. ago