TSMC advanced chips score high energy efficiency

Semiconductor energy efficiency has improved 1X every two years over the past 15 years, with advanced chips showing particularly strong performance, according to TSMC chairman Mark Liu......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesSep 23rd, 2022

Environmental bodies concerned by new UK government"s climate comments

Initial comments by British Prime Minister Liz Truss's conservative government have raised concerns about her climate policy in a country which is increasingly feeling the effects of global warming but is going through an unprecedented energy crisis......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News50 min. ago

J&V Energy Technology organizes Taiwan Team 2.0 for developing offshore wind farms

Renewable energy developer J&V Energy Technology has organized a team, dubbed Taiwan Team 2.0, specifically for joint participation in developing offshore wind farms in the third phase......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News1 hr. 50 min. ago

Impinj Authenticity provides product authentication to prevent counterfeits

Impinj announced the Impinj Authenticity solution engine to provide real-time, high-volume product authentication for brands and their customers. A new Impinj Authenticity cryptographically authenticates everyday items – such as retail merchandise,.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated News4 hr. 49 min. ago

TSMC maintains plan for price increases in 2023

TSMC has yet to revise its pricing strategy for 2023 when the pure-play foundry reportedly is looking to raise its quotes by about 6%, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News6 hr. 18 min. ago

Patricia Hidalgo-Gonzalez Wants to Strengthen the Grid

The UC San Diego researcher spoke at RE:WIRED Green about ways to use advanced control theory and machine learning to maximize sustainable energy sources......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated News7 hr. 17 min. ago

Alan Ahn Says Nuclear Is Still the Carbon-Free Fuel of the Future

The RE:WIRED Green speaker explains how smaller, more efficient reactors will be the bedrock of energy independence......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated News7 hr. 17 min. ago

Room-temperature superconducting claim is retracted

The problem appears to be some data that's not being shared. Enlarge / Illustration of magnetic levitation using a high-temperature ceramic superconductor. A paper that claimed to provide the first evidence of superconductivi.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News7 hr. 50 min. ago

Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro fully revealed in leaked renders

We’re just a week away from the next Made By Google event, and right on cue, high-quality renders of the Pixel 7 and Pixel 7 Pro have leaked online. Prolific leaker Evan Blass (@evleaks) shared the renders on Twitter on Thursday, spoiling Googl.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News10 hr. 39 min. ago

The early-adoption tax for AMD AM5 motherboards is in full force

With the recent launch of new AMD processors, reviewers and consumers alike have been dropping their opinions on the chips, with reviews generally favorable. However, one negative aspect that people are pointing out is the sheer cost of upgrading to.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News11 hr. 6 min. ago

FPGA chip shown to be over 50 times more efficient than a Ryzen 4900H

A pair of new workflow tools from two developers has allowed a modest FPGA chip to achieve stunning efficiency gains over a conventional x86 processor. The results could open new paths for energy-efficient operations across several industries......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News11 hr. 6 min. ago

Exquisitely thin membranes can slash energy spent refining crude oil into fuel and plastic

Queen Mary scientists have created a new type of nanomembrane that presents a less energy-intensive way to fractionate hydrocarbons from crude oil......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News11 hr. 10 min. ago

Observations confirm model predictions of sea-level change from Greenland melt

Rising sea levels from melting glaciers and ice sheets pose an increasing threat to coastal communities worldwide. A new analysis of high-resolution satellite observations takes a major step forward in assessing this risk by confirming theoretical pr.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News11 hr. 10 min. ago

Agricultural rewilding can help restore the environment and support production of high-welfare food, researchers say

Rewilding landscapes using elements of farming practice can help to restore ecosystems and produce high-welfare, high-quality food, researchers say......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News11 hr. 10 min. ago

"Decarbonization is too expensive": How to sell climate change action to bean counters

The three most prevalent myths about tackling climate change allege that transitioning to renewable energy jacks up household bills, requires massive amounts of government subsidy and creates mass unemployment. These concerns are all (thankfully) fal.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 49 min. ago

Chernobyl black frogs reveal evolution in action

The accident at reactor four of the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in 1986 generated the largest release of radioactive material into the environment in human history. The impact of the acute exposure to high doses of radiation was severe for the envi.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News14 hr. 49 min. ago

Fitbit Sense 2 review: A smart way to focus on fitness

The Fitbit Sense 2 is a smartwatch that features powerful sensors and software for advanced fitness and health tracking. Here's our review......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 50 min. ago

The best robot vacuums for high-pile carpet

Looking for a robot vacuum that can handle high-pile carpet? Some of these bots are equipped with extra power to help for these surfaces. Here are the best......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 50 min. ago

PlayStation Stars program awards high-tier members priority customer service

Players in Japan are fuming over PlayStation Stars giving priority customer support to members in the Level 4 tier......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News14 hr. 50 min. ago

9to5Mac Daily: September 29, 2022 – Tap to Pay on iPhone, Apple and TSMC

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from 9to5Mac. 9to5Mac Daily is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, TuneIn, Google Play, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Sponsored by ALOG.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News15 hr. 17 min. ago

Razer Teases Android Gaming Handheld

The device is expected to make its official debut in October. The post Razer Teases Android Gaming Handheld first appeared on Phandroid. Razer is a brand that’s primarily known for manufacturing high-end gaming laptops and peripherals.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated News19 hr. 17 min. ago