Beyond Meat opens its first production plant in China

About a year after Beyond Meat debuted in China on Starbucks’s menu, the Californian plant-based protein company opened a production facility near Shanghai to tap the country’s supply chain resources and potentially reduce the carbon foot.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchApr 8th, 2021

Qualcomm, MediaTek mull fan-out packaging for flagship handset APs

Qualcomm and MediaTek are both considering adopting fan-out PoP in the production of their flagship smartphone application processors, following in the footsteps of Apple utilizing TSMC's InFO_PoP technology to package its iPhone chips, according to.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 min. ago

Nanya to defend market share with new chip plant, says president

Nanya Technology holds an around 3% share of the DRAM market, and is striving to defend its global market share with an additional 12-inch wafer fab set to come online in 2024, according to company president Pei-Ing Lee......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 min. ago

Netflix shares plunge amid fears coronavirus boom is over

Netflix said the pandemic disrupted its production pipeline and has forecast fewer new subscribers......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News1 hr. 38 min. ago

Daily Crunch: Apple announces a new iPad Pro and much more

Apple announces new devices, Amazon opens a hair salon and Venmo adds cryptocurrency support. This is your Daily Crunch for April 20, 2021. The big story: Apple announces a new iPad Pro and much more Apple revealed a bunch of new products at its pres.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News3 hr. 6 min. ago

Laiye, China’s answer to UiPath, closes $50 million Series C+

Robotic process automation has become buzzy in the last few months. New York-based UiPath is on course to launch an initial public offering after gaining an astounding valuation of $35 billion in February. Over in China, homegrown RPA startup Laiye i.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News3 hr. 6 min. ago

Shanghai Auto Show: Five electric car brands to look out for in China

Robin Brant talks through five companies showcasing electric vehicles at the Shanghai Auto Show......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News3 hr. 6 min. ago

Study could lead to production of more efficient optoelectronic devices

Diodes are widely used electronic devices that act as one-way switches for current. A well-known example is the LED (light-emitting diode), but there is a special class of diodes designed to make use of the phenomenon known as "quantum tunneling". Ca.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News13 hr. 6 min. ago

Researchers raise alarm over stalled adoption of biotechnology to improve food security

The worldwide adoption of biotechnologies to improve crop production has stalled, putting global food security at risk, according to an international team of researchers led by the University of Birmingham......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News13 hr. 6 min. ago

Warm waters draw sharks off Israel"s Mediterranean coast

Dozens of sharks gathered Tuesday in warm waters of the Mediterranean near an Israeli power plant, drawing sightseers in what has become an annual occurence......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News13 hr. 6 min. ago

Certain gut microbes make mosquitoes more prone to carry malaria parasite

Dietary sugars and gut microbes play a key role in promoting malaria parasite infection in mosquitoes. Researchers in China have uncovered evidence that mosquitoes fed a sugar diet show an increased abundance of the bacterial species Asaia bogorensis.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News13 hr. 6 min. ago

Reliably detecting cocoa off-flavors

Musty, moldy, smoky or horse dung-like smelling cocoa is not suitable for chocolate production. As part of a larger research project, a team of scientists led by Martin Steinhaus from the Leibniz Institute for Food Systems Biology at the Technical Un.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News13 hr. 6 min. ago

Grimshaw models Shenzhen airport transport hub on mangrove trees

Mangrove trees informed the design of the Shenzhen Airport East Integrated Transport Hub, which architecture firm Grimshaw has won a competition to build at an airport in China. Read more Mangrove trees informed the design of the Shenzhen Ai.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated News14 hr. 38 min. ago

Subaru suspends U.S. output amid chip shortage

The automaker is halting operations at its Indiana plant through the end of the month, a move that will lead to 15,000 vehicles of lost output......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News14 hr. 38 min. ago

HAAH shifts U.S. sales plan back to Chinese imports

HAAH Motors Holdings has shifted its business plan back to importing fully assembled cars from China. A year ago, the California startup said that it would build the vehicles at a U.S. plant, but now has put those plans on hold......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News14 hr. 38 min. ago

Biden kicks off electric vehicle push with South Carolina plant "tour"

The president has proposed spending $20 billion to electrify at least 20 percent of school buses and $25 billion to electrify some transit vehicles......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News14 hr. 38 min. ago

PayPal To Launch Local Wallet in China Focused on Cross-Border Payments

PayPal plans to set up a local wallet in China focused on cross-border payments. From a report: In January, the U.S. fintech company became the first foreign firm with 100% ownership of a payments platform in China. But until now, PayPal's been quiet.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News16 hr. 38 min. ago

Amazon Opens London Augmented Reality Salon To Showcase Tech has opened a new hair salon in East London to showcase augmented reality and "point and learn" marketing technology that lets customers point their phones at a product to get more information. From a report: The 1,500 square-foot (139 squa.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News17 hr. 38 min. ago

Little Foot fossil shows early human ancestor clung closely to trees

A long-awaited, high-tech analysis of the upper body of famed fossil 'Little Foot' opens a window to a pivotal period when human ancestors diverged from apes, new USC research shows......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News18 hr. 6 min. ago

Study finds reduction in milk production among anaplasmosis-infected cattle

Researchers at the Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine have published new data suggesting a negative effect on a dairy cow's milk production because of bovine anaplasmosis, a globally widespread livestock disease......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News19 hr. 6 min. ago

ASE stepping up purchases of automated wire-bonding machines

Taiwan's top OSAT company ASE Technology Holding has been stepping up its purchases of more automated wire-bonding packaging machines to expand capacity for clients, while also enhancing its smart production deployments, according to industry sources.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsApr 20th, 2021