UK Publishes 10-Year Plan To Become "AI Superpower," Seeking To Rival US and China

New submitter iarlakd writes: The U.K. government on Wednesday released its 10-year plan to make the country a global "artificial intelligence superpower," seeking to rival the likes of the U.S. and China. The so-called "National Artificial Intellige.....»»

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Macronix to scale up 3D NAND flash output in 2022

Macronix International expects to scale up substantially the output of its 48-layer 3D NAND flash memory in 2022, and is upbeat about its NOR flash chip prices that will continue rising next year......»»

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Networking chips supply still far short of demand

The supply of Wi-Fi, Ethernet controller and other networking chips is still falling far short of demand and long delivery lead times can hardly improve in the short term, which will keep vendors busy seeking more mature-node foundry capacity from wa.....»»

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Xiaomi invests in AisinoChip, expands car ecosystem

Xiaomi, which declared its ambition in building cars earlier this year, has been aggressively investing in the automotive industry chain. The company recently invested in AisinoChip Electronics Technology, further expanding its ecosystem for vehicle-.....»»

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India EMS firm Dixon reportedly to make Acer notebooks

India's EMS firm Dixon Technologies has reached an agreement with Taiwan-based PC maker Acer to produce 500,000 notebooks every year in India, Business Standard has cited sources as saying......»»

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Taiwan companies urged to work together to gain advantage in EV supply chain

The annual output value of Taiwan's automotive electronics exceeded NT$250 billion (US$8.99 billion) in the past year, and there is an opportunity to double growth in the coming four to five years, reaching more than NT$600 billion, according to pres.....»»

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PTI readies measures against SK Hynix-Intel NAND buyout deal

Memory and logic IC backend house Powertech Technology (PTI) expects its revenue performance to stay on the growth track in the fourth quarter of 2021 after posting record sales results for the first three quarters of the year, and is upbeat about it.....»»

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Indonesia seeks partnerships with Foxconn and Gogoro

Although there have not been clear signs that Foxconn has decided to build EVs in Indonesia, the determination of the country to build a sound ecosystem for e-mobility is fully demonstrated by a recent visit by a high-level official to Taipei seeking.....»»

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Highlights of the day: Foundry prices likely to rise further in 2022

Despite a slowdown in demand for cnsumer electronics applications, other IC segments still see strong momentum, giving room for foundries to further raise their service quotes next year, according to PSMC chairman Frank Huang. MediaTek expects its fo.....»»

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Aussie Broadband discounts its stellar NBN 100 plan by AU$20

Making the switch to Aussie Broadband’s NBN 100 plan will save you AU$120 over six months, just sign up before October 31......»»

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FCC revokes China Telecom"s authority to operate in the US, cites national security concerns

As the name implies, China Telecom is a Chinese firm and a state-owned one at that. The FCC conducted an investigation (with the assistance of Executive Branch agencies) into the company's operations and determined that, despite its protests, China T.....»»

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Pi’s The Limit: Eben Upton talks about Raspberry Pi’s most exciting year yet — and reveals the new Pi Zero 2 W

Just as this year started, Raspberry Pi flipped 2021 on its head with two surprising announcements: they had begun producing their own chip, called the RP2040, and they were using it to power their first entry into the world of microcontroller dev bo.....»»

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How to watch Intel’s ‘Innovation’ Alder Lake event tomorrow

Intel is expected to unveil its new 12th-gen Alder Lake platform at this year's Intel Innovation 2021 event, kicking off on October 26......»»

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Kid COVID-19 vaccines get green light from FDA advisors

Despite the strong voting results, many advisors had concerns and caveats. Enlarge / A nurse gives a boy a dose of the Pfizer vaccine at a COVID-19 vaccine clinic in Florida on the day before classes begin for the 2021-22 school year......»»

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The "Dune" Screenplay Was Written In MS-DOS

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Motherboard: Oscar winning Dune screenwriter Eric Roth banged out the screenplay using the MS-DOS program Movie Master. Roth writes everything using the 30-year-old software. "I work on an old computer program.....»»

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TikTok Tells US Lawmakers It Does Not Give Info To China

During the company's first appearance at a U.S. congressional hearing, TikTok executive Michael Beckerman said it does not give information to the Chinese government and has sought to safeguard U.S. data. Reuters reports: Michael Beckerman, TikTok's.....»»

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FCC kicks China Telecom Americas out of US, cites Chinese government control

China Telecom Americas ordered to stop providing service in US within 60 days. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | MicroStockHub) The Federal Communications Commission today voted to block China Telecom Americas from the US market.....»»

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Breakthrough Listen project releases analysis of previously detected signal

An intriguing candidate signal picked up last year by the Breakthrough Listen project has been subjected to intensive analysis that suggests it is unlikely to originate from the Proxima Centauri system. Instead, it appears to be an artifact of Earth-.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News13 hr. 43 min. ago

How to watch Intel’s ‘Innovation’ Alder Lake 2021 event tomorrow

Intel is expected to unveil its new 12th-gen Alder Lake platform at this year's Intel Innovation 2021 event, kicking off on October 26......»»

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Save $250 on the Dell XPS 13 laptop for Black Friday

Every year we're on the lookout for amazing Black Friday deals, and we found this Dell XPS 13 discount one of the most valuable in 2021......»»

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Report: Microsoft is working on a low-cost Surface Laptop and “Windows 11 SE”

Ultra-low-cost laptop would be designed to compete with Chromebooks in schools. Enlarge / The Surface Laptop Go. (credit: Jeff Dunn) Microsoft may have another Surface announcement to make before the end of the year, according.....»»

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