DDI backend houses to strengthen high-end testing capacity expansions in 2022

Display driver IC backend specialists including Chipbond Technology and ChipMOS Technologies will remain focused on expanding high-end testing capacity in 2022 to satisfy growing demand for OLED DDIs, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesSep 14th, 2021

Lexar"s pro-level SSD offers reads up to 7400 MB/s, uses graphene heat spreader

Lexar recently released two new high speed PCIe 4.0 SSDs, promising to bring extreme performance at a competitive price. The Professional NM800 SSD lineup targets content creators and gamers, and is intended for installation on both desktops and lapt.....»»

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Samsung starts mass manufacturing 90Hz OLED displays for laptops

Earlier this year, Samsung revealed that it would soon start mass manufacturing 90Hz OLED panels for laptops. This move would bring the first high refresh rate OLED panels to the notebook market and pave the way for displays with even higher refresh.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News6 hr. 57 min. ago

Study: "Hidden workers" are being excluded from the workforce

Since business has picked up with the COVID vaccine rollout, record numbers of employers have struggled to find workers. In August, half of U.S. small business owners had jobs they wanted to fill, a historic high, according to a trade group survey; 9.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News6 hr. 57 min. ago

Desert-beetle-inspired magnetic demulsifier developed with excellent oil-in-water emulsion separation performance

Prof. Zeng Zhixiang's team at the Ningbo Institute of Materials Technology and Engineering (NIMTE) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) developed a novel magnetic demulsifier with desert beetle-inspired microstructures, realizing high-efficiency.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News6 hr. 57 min. ago

Magnon blocking effect and magnonic skin effect shown in antiferromagnetically coupled heterojunction

Spin waves, or magnons, as the elementary excitation of the magnetic system, can transfer spin angular momentum, which provides wide prospects for the Non-volatile, low-energy-consumption, high-speed and small-size microelectronic devices in the post.....»»

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Alphabet’s Project Taara is beaming high-speed internet across the Congo River

The high speed wireless optical link technology Alphabet originally developed for its shuttered Loon balloon company is currently being used for another moonshot called Project Taara. Mariella Moon Contributor.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News9 hr. 25 min. ago

An Outdated Grid Has Created a Solar Power Economic Divide

Utilities have upgraded the infrastructure for rooftop power in richer neighborhoods, but low-income areas don't have the same capacity......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated News9 hr. 25 min. ago

Southwest China earthquake collapses homes, kills at least 3

An earthquake destroyed houses, killed at least three people and injured dozens Thursday in southwest China's Sichuan province......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News12 hr. 57 min. ago

Notebook ODMs may log shipment decreases in 4Q21

Notebook ODMs will likely see their shipments register on-year decreases in the fourth quarter, due to a pretty high base during the same period in 2020, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News12 hr. 57 min. ago

Backend firms to see strong 5G RF module demand for iPad mini 6

Backend houses including ASE Technology and Chipbond Technology are poised to enjoy robust orders for processing 5G RF modules, driven by demand for Apple's just-unveiled iPad mini 6, the vendor's second 5G tablet model, according to industry sources.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News12 hr. 57 min. ago

Indian consumers have high hopes for 5G, CMR survey shows

Smartphone users in India acknowledge that 5G will bring more possibilities, including more IoT appliances at home, higher resolution in graphics, and higher speed in download, a CMR survey shows......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News12 hr. 57 min. ago

Highlights of the day: Monolithic/heterogeneous integration is key to semicnductor development

In a recent interview by DIGITIMES Etron chairman Nicky Lu explains why monolithic/heterogeneous integration is important to the future of the semiconductor industry. Meanwhile Apple has increased the storage capacity of its new iPhone 13 series to u.....»»

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Taiwan LCD driver IC suppliers say orders remain strong

Some Taiwan-based LCD driver IC suppliers have claimed their book-to-bill ratios remain above one with clear order visibility through the end of this year and even 2022, in response to recent reports indicating LCD panel prices have started falling d.....»»

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Best cheap Nespresso deals for September 2021

If you're Jonesing for high-quality espresso and coffee, we've got you covered with these Nespresso deals......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News12 hr. 57 min. ago

Batam to open two speical economic zones for tech and digital economy

Indonesia is opening two special economic zones in Batam, focusing on developing high-tech, digital economy, data center, logistics, tourism, and aviation industries......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News17 hr. 25 min. ago

Valve begins shipping Steam Deck dev kits to developers for game testing

On Tuesday, Valve announced that it has begun shipping Steam Deck dev kits out to developers. Valve says the "engineering verification test builds" are functionally identical to the commercial versions coming at the end of the year......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021

Best cheap Sony headphone deals for September 2021

If you're looking for a new pair of headphones, then Sony has a great reputation for making high-quality cans which sound great and are rugged and long-lived......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021

Index Ventures launches web app to help founders calculate employee stock options

The ability to offer stock options is utterly essential to startups. They convince talented people to join when the startup is unlikely to be capable of matching the high salaries that larger, established tech firms can offer. However, it’s a c.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021

Gd-doped nanoclusters help imaging of early orthotopic cancer

To realize precise diagnosis of early-stage cancer for effective treatment and better prognosis, high-resolution magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is indispensable with the help of contrast agents. Iron-oxide-based T2 MR contrast agent (IOCA) is faci.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021

Apple introduces iPhone 13 Pro models featuring an improved camera system, 120Hz displays and better battery life

Apple’s latest custom silicon features two high-performance cores and four high-efficiency cores. There’s also a new 16-core Neural Engine capable of 15.8 trillion operations per second and a five-core GPU that’s up to 50 percent faster than th.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021