How to break into Silicon Valley as an outsider

Aussie startup founder Domm Holland came to the U.S. as a Silicon Valley outsider. He shares how he built a network and raised $124 million in just two years. Nathan Beckord Contributor Share on Twit.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchMay 4th, 2021

Tracking down the tiniest of forces: How T cells detect invaders

What happens on a molecular level, when our immune system detects antigens? Scientists have found out, how T cells exert tiny forces on antigens. Bonds between T cells and antigen presenting cells break, and this behavior tells the T cell whether or.....»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated News13 hr. 23 min. ago

Covid Killed Universal Basic Income. Long Live Guaranteed Income

Universal basic income has become a favored cause for many high-profile Silicon Valley entrepreneurs as a solution to the job losses and social conflict that would be wrought by automation and artificial intelligence -- the very technologies their ow.....»»

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Fortnite season 6, week 8 challenges and how to complete them

In this guide, we break down all of the new Fortnite challenges for season 6, week 8. Here is the new set of challenges and how to complete the trickier ones......»»

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Dust storms and valley fever in the American West

Valley fever is a dangerous threat to human health—and cases are on the rise in the arid southwestern United States, as wind from increasing dust storms can transport the fungal spores that cause the disease. Valley fever is caused by the Coccidioi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News21 hr. 23 min. ago

What to look for in a smart home security system

Your home is meant to be to be your own private space where you can relax, unwind, have fun with family and friends, and feel safe and comfortable at all times. And while no-one wants to think about being the victim of a home robbery or break-in, the.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Silicon Motion raises sales guidance for 2021

Memory device controller supplier Silicon Motion Technology has raised its revenue outlook this year, after posting record-high revenues for the first quarter......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

First nanoscale look at a reaction that limits the efficiency of generating clean hydrogen fuel

Transitioning from fossil fuels to a clean hydrogen economy will require cheaper and more efficient ways to use renewable sources of electricity to break water into hydrogen and oxygen......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Physicists find a novel way to switch antiferromagnetism on and off

When you save an image to your smartphone, those data are written onto tiny transistors that are electrically switched on or off in a pattern of "bits" to represent and encode that image. Most transistors today are made from silicon, an element that.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Windows 10"s Sun Valley update revamps icons used since Windows 95

Windows Latest spotted the revamp in the latest preview builds of Sun Valley, which is set to land in October or November. In addition to adding new icons for File Explorer and other apps, Microsoft is updating the icons inside the Shell32.DLL......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

GlobalWafers expects silicon wafer demand to stay robust through 2023

Taiwan-based GlobalWafers has reported sequential growths in first-quarter shipments for silicon wafers of all sizes, and expects sales momentum to stay strong through 2023......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 5th, 2021

How to break into Silicon Valley as an outsider

Aussie startup founder Domm Holland came to the U.S. as a Silicon Valley outsider. He shares how he built a network and raised $124 million in just two years. Nathan Beckord Contributor Share on Twit.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsMay 4th, 2021

Dezeen Awards judges want to see entries that "break the mould"

Entrants to the new Dezeen Awards media and sustainability categories should experiment with new ideas rather than rehashing old ones, according to Gary Hustwit and Katie Treggiden. Read more Entrants to the new Dezeen Awards media and susta.....»»

Category: infraSource:  dezeenRelated NewsMay 4th, 2021

Ether is more valuable than ever, and that"s bad news for PC gamers

PC gaming enthusiasts hoping cryptomining enthusiasts would soon lose interest in Ethereum are seemingly in for more of the same as the booming cryptocurrency platform has continued to set and subsequently break all-time high value records over the p.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsMay 4th, 2021

Silicon wafer shipments edge higher in 1Q21 to set new record, SEMI reports

Worldwide silicon wafer area shipments increased 4% sequentially to a record high of 3.337 billion square inches in the first quarter of 2021, according to SEMI......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 4th, 2021

Flexible, easy-to-scale nanoribbons move graphene toward use in tech applications

Silicon-based fiber optics are currently the best structures for high-speed, long distance transmissions, but graphene -- an all-carbon, ultra-thin and adaptable material -- could improve performance even more......»»

Category: biomedSource:  sciencedailyRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2021

Industry alliance crucial to SiC advancement in Taiwan, says Actron chair

Taiwan has lagged behind world leaders by 20-30 years in the development of third-generation semiconductor materials including silicon carbide (SiC) and must use more collective forces to accelerate the advancement in the segment, according to MK Lu,.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2021

Shipments of SoC adopting Andes IP hit record high in 2020

Shipments for SoC chips adopting Andes Technology's processor IPs topped two billion units in 2020, up 33% on year and hitting a record high, according to Frankwell Lin, CEO for the Taiwan-based silicon IP provider......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2021

Should Colleges Break Down How Much Money Students Make For Each Major?

The Boston Globe published some thoughts from a professor of political science at Fordham University: A bipartisan group of senators, including Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts and Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island, are backing a bill called the Co.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2021

Extra Crunch roundup: Fintech stays hot, Brex doubles, and startup IRR is up all over

Tech companies in Silicon Valley, the geography, have had an incredible year. But one indicator points to longer-term changes. The internal rate of return (IRR) for companies in other startup hub cities has been even better. A big new analysis by Ang.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 30th, 2021

Do you know BTS? Korean ‘ICT BTS’ in Silicon Valley

SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–IITP (Institute of Information & Communications Technology Planning & Evaluation), a Korean government organization in collaboration with KIC Silicon Valley, provides a unique internship program for Korean.....»»

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