Carvana doubles Q1 revenue despite lower inventory, narrows net loss

The online used-vehicle retailer said its rate of getting vehicles sale-ready has been improving......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsMay 6th, 2021

Foundries see automotive chips play increasingly important role

Pure-play foundries see the automotive segment play an increasingly important role in their revenue, according to market sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News8 hr. 20 min. ago

Nanya to see over 25% revenue gains in 2Q21 on rising DRAM ASPs

Nanya Technology is expected to post revenue growth of 25% or more sequentially in the second quarter of 2021, buoyed by sharp DRAM price rises, particularly for DDR3 solutions, according to market sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 18th, 2021

Yageo to enhance product mix through mergers, partnership

Passive component manufacturer Yageo, which used to have commodity products account for the majority of revenue, has managed to improve its product mix through several mergers made in recent years, according to market observers......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 18th, 2021

Long-term Himalayan glacier study: Geographers combine historical images and maps with current data

The glaciers of Nanga Parbat—one of the highest mountains in the world—have been shrinking slightly but continually since the 1930s. This loss in surface area is evidenced by a long-term study conducted by researchers from the South Asia Institut.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

Bronze Age Scandinavia"s trading networks for copper settled

New research presents over 300 new analyses of bronze objects, raising the total number to 550 in 'the archaeological fingerprint project.' This is roughly two thirds of the entire metal inventory of the early Bronze Age in southern Scandinavia. For.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 17th, 2021

Facebook begins tying social media use to ads served inside its VR ecosystem

Announcement doubles down on Facebook account requirement for Oculus hardware. Enlarge (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty Images) Everything we've feared about the Facebookening of Oculus and its virtual reality ecosystem is starting to come true......»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021

Permafrost carbon loss reduces microbial stability

Chinese researchers have recently discovered links between reduction in microbial stability and soil carbon loss in the active layer of degraded alpine permafrost on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau (QTP)......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 16th, 2021

Costly frost in France attributed to climate change

Scientists say damaging frost that caused significant economic loss to France's central winegrowing region this year was made more likely by climate change......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021

ASC 100: Toyota No. 1 by revenue; half of top 50 with strongest revenue growth are Chinese firms

Digitimes, an Asia-based premium source of tech supply information, has just released its 2021 Asia Supply Chain 100 (ASC100) research results. In terms of 2020 revenue, Japan's Toyota Motor, South Korea's Samsung Electronics and Taiwan's Hon Hai Pre.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021

Semiconductor revenue increases slightly in 1Q21

Semiconductor revenue in the first quarter of 2021 grew from the previous quarter, marking just the third time that has happened since research firm Omdia began tracking quarterly semiconductor revenue in 2002......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021

Innodisk poised to post record 2Q21 revenue

Specializing in industrial flash storage, memory module maker Innodisk is poised to see its second-quarter revenue hit a record high, according to market sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 15th, 2021

How gender norms and job loss affect relationship status

In cultures that place a high value on conventional gender norms, particularly those that prize men as the breadwinners in a family, their unemployment plays an outsized role in whether a romantic relationship ultimately succeeds or fails......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

UN: Don"t forget to save species while fixing global warming

To save the planet, the world needs to tackle the crises of climate change and species loss together, taking measures that fix both and not just one, United Nations scientists said......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

ASE Technology posts record revenues for May

ASE Technology has reported revenue grew 2.3% sequentially and about 18% on year to NT$42.27 billion (US$1.53 billion) in May 2021, a record high for the same month, and its January-May revenues rose 20.55% on year to NT$203.07 billion, according to.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

MediaTek posts record May revenue

MediaTek has reported revenue climbed about 13% on month and nearly 90% from a year earlier to a record high of NT$41.33 billion (US$1.49 billion) in May 2021......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsJun 11th, 2021

Language extinction triggers loss of unique medicinal knowledge

Indigenous peoples pass on their knowledge of medicinal plants orally. If their languages go extinct, valuable medical knowledge will be lost. A study estimates that 75% of the world's medicinal plant applications are only known in one language......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Machine learning model doubles accuracy of global landslide "nowcasts"

Every year, landslides—the movement of rock, soil, and debris down a slope—cause thousands of deaths, billions of dollars in damages, and disruptions to roads and power lines. Because terrain, characteristics of the rocks and soil, weather, and c.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Netflix Opens an Online Shop To Hawk Items From Popular Shows

Netflix is branching into toys, games and clothing based on its popular shows, looking to mine popular characters for added revenue much like Walt Disney. From a report: The streaming service is launching, a retail arm that will sell cur.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

PSA: Intel releases new Wi-Fi drivers for Windows 10

Intel's latest Wi-Fi driver for Windows 10 fixes random loss of connectivity using Intel Dual Band Wireless AC-8260 and AC-8265 adapters, in addition to security and functionality updates......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Three factors may predict college students" loss of self-control, study finds

Joining a club that sparks a new interest, playing a new intramural sport or finding a new group of friends may be just as indicative of a college freshman's loss of self-control as drinking or drug use, according to new research at West Virginia Uni.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021