Taiwan Earthquake Forces TSMC to Temporary Halt Operations

Other local chip manufacturers including United Microelectronics Corp. have likewise put a hold on operations. The post Taiwan Earthquake Forces TSMC to Temporary Halt Operations appeared first on Phandroid. Following a devastating 7.4-mag.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidApr 3rd, 2024

Apple Vietnam operations being expanded, as diversification from China continues

Apple CEO Tim Cook is in Vietnam, and said today that the company is “committed to continuing to strengthen connections” in the country as it seeks to reduce dependence on China. In addition to investing more in the Vietnamese supply chain, Ap.....»»

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The Quest to Map the Inside of the Proton

Long-anticipated experiments that use light to mimic gravity are revealing the distribution of energies, forces, and pressures inside a subatomic particle for the first time......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsApr 14th, 2024

Sweet lessons: Taiwan urban beekeeping gets positive buzz

Under mulberry trees at a bee farm in Taipei's suburbs, students watched intently as instructor Tsai Ming-hsien wafted smoke over a hive box, explaining to aspiring apiarists how to keep the insects happy in an urban setting......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 13th, 2024

TSMC’s $65 billion bet still leaves US missing piece of chip puzzle

TSMC will begin making 2 nm chips in Arizona starting in 2028. Enlarge / President Biden speaking at the official opening of TSMC’s first Arizona fabrication plant in December 2022. The Taiwanese chipmaker plans to start manufa.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsApr 12th, 2024

Nintendo targets Switch-emulation chat servers, decryption tools with DMCA

Legal fallout continues following Yuzu lawsuit. Enlarge / Is a name like "Suyu" ironic enough to avoid facing a lawsuit? (credit: Suyu) Nintendo continues to use DMCA requests to halt projects it says aid in the piracy o.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsApr 12th, 2024

Palo Alto Networks enhances Cortex XSIAM to help SecOps teams identify cloud threats

Palo Alto Networks announced a new milestone in how security operations centers (SOC) secure the cloud. The new innovations as part of Cortex XSIAM for Cloud bolster the Palo Alto Networks Cortex XSIAM platform to natively deliver Cloud Detection and.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsApr 12th, 2024

Palo Alto Networks firewalls under attack, hotfixes incoming! (CVE-2024-3400)

Attackers are exploiting a command injection vulnerability (CVE-2024-3400) affecting Palo Alto Networks’ firewalls, the company has warned, and urged customers to implement temporary mitigations and get in touch to check whether their devices have.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsApr 12th, 2024

The Space Force is planning what could be the first military exercise in orbit

"The vendors will exercise a realistic threat response scenario." Enlarge / Artist's illustration of two satellites performing rendezvous and proximity operations in low-Earth orbit. (credit: True Anomaly) The US Space F.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsApr 12th, 2024

Scientists develop biofortified rice to combat nutrient deficiencies

A team from UNIGE, together with ETH Zurich and NCHU in Taiwan, has developed a rice line that has enhanced vitamin B1 content......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 11th, 2024

Food security in developed countries shows resilience to climate change

A study by the University of Southampton has found that market forces have provided good food price stability over the past half century, despite extreme weather conditions......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 11th, 2024

China Is Using AI to Sow Disinformation and Stoke Discord Across Asia and the U.S., Microsoft Reports

A new report by Microsoft Threat Intelligence outlines how China’s influence operations have ramped up their use of artificial intelligence. Faking a political endorsement in Taiwan ahead of its crucial January election, sharing m.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated NewsApr 11th, 2024

Biden Administration Announces $6.6 Billion for Made in America Microchips

The funds for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. mean the company can expand plans for two facilities in Phoenix and add a third. WILMINGTON, Del. — The Biden administration pledged on Monday to provide up to $6.6 billio.....»»

Category: topSource:  timeRelated NewsApr 11th, 2024

Ford cuts price of F-150 EV pickup, set to resume shipments

Ford Motor Co. slashed prices of its electric F-150 Lightning pickup truck by as much as 7.5% as the automaker prepares to resume deliveries this month following a halt earlier this year over an undisclosed quality issue......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsApr 11th, 2024

Simbian raises $10 million to automate security operations with GenAI

Simbian emerged from stealth mode with oversubscribed $10 million seed funding to deliver on fully autonomous security. As a first step towards that goal, the company is introducing a GenAI-powered security co-pilot that integrates secure and intelli.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsApr 11th, 2024

Digimarc and DataTrails join forces to provide proof of digital content authenticity

Digimarc and DataTrails have partnered to deliver a fully integrated content protection solution to fortify digital content using advanced digital watermarks in tandem with cryptographic proofs, or fingerprints. Combined with provenance metadata, the.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsApr 11th, 2024

New NASA strategy envisions sustainable future for space operations

To address a rapidly changing space operating environment and ensure its preservation for generations to come, NASA released the first part of its integrated Space Sustainability Strategy, on Tuesday advancing the agency's role as a global leader on.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 10th, 2024

2nm chip for iPhone 17 Pro on track despite twin challenges

Apple chipmaker TSMC appears to be on track with its work on a 2nm chip destined for the iPhone 17 Pro and Pro Max in 2025 – as well as for the 1.4nm chips beyond that. A new supply-chain report said TSMC has faced two challenges, but indication.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsApr 10th, 2024

TSMC 2nm processor won"t arrive until iPhone 17 Pro

A new report says that almost two years in to its program for developing 2 nanometer processors, TSMC is on schedule for Apple to use the technology in its mid- and late- 2025 devices like the iPhone 17 Pro.Back in 2022, Apple's processor manufacture.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsApr 10th, 2024

Seismologists suspect earthquake on San Andreas Fault is imminent despite odd attenuation parameters

A trio of seismologists affiliated with Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia, the Berkeley Seismological Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley reports that a part of the San Andreas Fault, at Parkfield, is not producing signals tha.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsApr 10th, 2024

U.S. Department of Commerce Enters into Preliminary agreement with TSMC

TSMC will also construct an additional facility in Phoenix. The post U.S. Department of Commerce Enters into Preliminary agreement with TSMC appeared first on Phandroid. In what could be seen as one of the more interesting developments wit.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsApr 9th, 2024