Can ARM chips drive innovation in the PC industry?

In an interview at CES 2021, Arm chief executive Simon Segars noted that ARM-based Apple's M1 processors are driving new innovation in the PC market......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsJan 14th, 2021

Intel Has To Be Better Than "Lifestyle Company" Apple at Making CPUs, Says New CEO

Intel's new CEO, Pat Gelsinger, doesn't start his new role until February, but he's already prepping the company to take on Apple's M1 chips. From a report: The Oregonian, a local newspaper in Oregon where Intel maintains a large presence, reports th.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News1 hr. 58 min. ago

Uber planning to spin out Postmates’ delivery robot arm

Another Uber spinout is in the works. Postmates X, the robotics division of the on-demand delivery startup that Uber acquired last year for $2.65 billion, is seeking investors in its bid to become a separate company, according to several people famil.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 30 min. ago

The pros and cons of electric vehicles

Whether the pros outweigh the cons depends on a large variety of factors, including what you drive and how......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 58 min. ago

5 smart home tech trends we saw at CES 2021

CES 2021 saw a number of emerging trends in the smart home industry, such as improved security and an increased focus on health-based technology......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News3 hr. 58 min. ago

Apple Testing Vapor Chamber Thermal Tech For Next-Gen iPhone, Kuo Says

Noted TF International Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo in a report on Friday said recent industry surveys indicate Apple is "aggressively" testing vapor chamber thermal systems for use in iPhone, suggesting the technology will make its way to the fla.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News4 hr. 58 min. ago

NASA gives up on taking Mars’ temperature

Meant to drive a heat sensor 3 meters deep into Mars, it only managed 3 centimeters. Enlarge / A selfie taken by the InSight Lander. (credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech) Today, NASA announced that it was giving up on its attempts to place a temperature.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News5 hr. 58 min. ago

Man offers local government $71 million to help him find drive containing 7,500 Bitcoin

Howells, 35, mined 7,500 Bitcoin back in 2009 when they were worth almost nothing. He gave up his mining endeavours after his girlfriend became sick of the noise, selling his equipment but holding on to the hard drive containing his private keys......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News6 hr. 29 min. ago

Seagate to expand HDD storage capacity

With the amount of global data expected to grow over 40% over the next two years, Seagate has recently launched its latest 20TB hard disc drive (HDD) and is set to expand the storage capacity to 30TB and 50TB, according to Vic Huang, country manager.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 hr. 30 min. ago

Taiwan PCB output value hits record high in 2020

The output of Taiwan's PCB industry grew 5.6% on year to a record high of NT$667.2 billion (US$23.83 billion) in 2020, bolstered by pandemic-induced stay-at-home economy in most of the year as well as robust shipments for new iPhones and automotive e.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News7 hr. 30 min. ago

Trump"s China tech policy hits automakers as chips run short

Actions against Chinese companies Semiconductor Manufacturing International and Huawei have added to tight capacity and soaring demand for microchips. The shortage has led to vehicle production cuts around the globe......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News7 hr. 58 min. ago

AI-based AOI, AMRs adopted for smart manufacturing

Many manufacturers have generally adopted AI-based AOI (automated optical inspection) solutions and autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) as initial subsystems on their way to installing large smart manufacturing systems based on Industry 4.0 architecture,.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News15 hr. 30 min. ago

Switching iPhone orders is not easy

The riot at a Wistron plant in India may result in Apple looking for alternative makers of the iPhones that the Taiwanese ODM has been handling, but switching orders among suppliers may not be easy, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News15 hr. 30 min. ago

TSMC to spend over US$15 billion on 3nm process in 2021

Of TSMC's planned record-high capex for 2021, more than US$15 billion will be spent on advancing the foundry's 3nm process technology, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News15 hr. 30 min. ago

Windows 10 Bug Corrupts Your Hard Drive On Seeing This File"s Icon

An unpatched zero-day in Microsoft Windows 10 allows attackers to corrupt an NTFS-formatted hard drive with a one-line command. Bleeping Computer reports: In August 2020, October 2020, and finally this week, infosec researcher Jonas L drew attention.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News19 hr. 30 min. ago

AMD claims new Ryzen 5000 mobile CPUs best Intel for gaming, content creation

The new H-series chips are for gamers, while the U-series is made for ultraportables. Enlarge (credit: AMD) As expected, AMD took to the CES stage this week to announce new laptop CPUs. Most of the new Ryzen 5000 mobile family of chips share s.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News20 hr. 30 min. ago

The Fractured Tech Lobby"s Uphill Battles

Silicon Valley's leading lobby, the Internet Association, is struggling to manage the competing interests of the companies it represents just as the industry faces a tide of bipartisan anger. From a report: Tech will fight policy battles around antit.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

The regulatory network of sugar and organic acid in watermelon fruit is revealed

Recently, the innovation project watermelon and melon cultivation and physiology team of Zhengzhou Fruit Research Institute has made new progress in the metabolism regulation of sugar and organic acid in watermelon fruit. The changes of sugar and org.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

Tech and health companies including Microsoft and Salesforce team up on digital COVID-19 vaccination records

A new cross-industry initiative is seeking to establish a standard for digital vaccination records that can be used universally to identify COVID-19 vaccination status for individuals, in a way that can be both secure via encryption and traceable and.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

Bitcoin: Newport man"s plea to find £210m hard drive in tip

James Howells threw away a hard drive containing bitcoin - now worth £210m - by mistake in 2013......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsJan 14th, 2021

Programmer has two password guesses left to save his $240 million of Bitcoin

The New York Times reports that the German-born programmer who lives in San Francisco was given the haul of Bitcoin over a decade ago, back when they were worth just a few dollars each. Thomas stored them in a digital wallet on his IronKey hard drive.....»»

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