US chip vendors increasingly shift orders from China foundries

US chip vendors have increasingly shifted their orders away from China-based foundries to mitigate potential risks arising from the ongoing trade tensions between the US and China, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesSep 14th, 2021

Researchers observe enhanced yield ratio between strange and nonstrange open-charm mesons

Researchers from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, together with international collaborators, observed an obvious enhancement in the yield ratio between strange (Ds┬▒) and nonstrange (D0) ope.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News7 hr. 41 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 News13 hr. 41 min. ago

3 crew leave China"s space station for Earth after 90 days

Three astronauts who lived for 90 days on China's space station departed Thursday in preparation for returning to Earth......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News13 hr. 41 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 News13 hr. 42 min. ago

Chip suppliers uncertain about new iPhone sales outlook

Unfavorable macro conditions have had a negative impact on sales of Android smartphones and have also led to uncertainty among chip suppliers about new iPhone sales for the rest of this year, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News13 hr. 42 min. ago

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.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News13 hr. 42 min. ago

China new energy car output, sales in August rise

China-based makers produced 309,000 new energy vehicles and sold 321,000 units in August 2021, both soaring 180% on year, according to China Association of Automobile Manufacturers (CAAM)......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News18 hr. 10 min. ago

Monolithic/heterogeneous integration to drive Silicon 4.0: Q&A with Etron chairman Nicky Lu

While global chip shortages can hardly ease in the short term and prices continue to rise further, regional semiconductor fleets are quietly taking shape as the US, EU, South Korea, Japan and China are all moving to enhance localized chip production,.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News18 hr. 10 min. ago

Corning names new president for CDTT

Corning has appointed Andrew Ho as president of Corning Display Technologies Taiwan (CDTT), replacing Daniel Tseng, who has been named president and general manager of Corning Display Technologies China......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News18 hr. 10 min. ago

Former Theranos lab worker details concerns about company"s ability to conduct blood tests

Erika Cheung, a former Theranos lab worker turned whistleblower, testified Wednesday during the trial of founder Elizabeth Holmes about how she grew increasingly uncomfortable about the startup's ability to accurately conduct blood tests on patients......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News19 hr. 10 min. ago

Hot-band absorption of Indocyanine Green for advanced anti-Stokes fluorescence bioimaging

Hot-band absorption based anti-Stokes fluorescence (ASF) of Indocyanine Green (ICG), much brighter than luminescence from rare-earth ion doped nanoparticles, was observed and studied by scientists in China and U.S. recently. They found that the ASF o.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021

How to pre-order all of the iPhone 13 models

The new Apple iPhone 13 range has been revealed, and all four models are incredible. Pre-orders begin on September 17, but we already know how to buy them......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021

Walmart to launch autonomous delivery service with Ford and Argo AI

Walmart has tapped Argo AI and Ford to launch an autonomous vehicle delivery service in Austin, Miami and Washington D.C., the companies said Wednesday. The service will allow customers to place online orders for groceries and other items using Walma.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021

Sustainable e-commerce startup Olive now ships beauty products, in addition to apparel

Earlier this year, a startup called Olive launched its new shopping site and app with the goal of making e-commerce more efficient, convenient, and sustainable by offering a way for consumers to aggregate their orders from across retailers into singl.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021

Hemp-based composite could facilitate soil-free farming

Given the diversity of its applications, hemp has become an increasingly popular crop in the United States and elsewhere over the past half-decade. That increasing production has led to surges of an appealing byproduct: hemp fiber......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021

A warm Indian Ocean drives anomalous weather events in East Asia

An unusually warm winter in 2019/20 in central China and Japan was followed by a summer that saw record-breaking rainfall in the region, triggering severe flooding and landslides. A research team from the University of Tsukuba has now examined the co.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021

New DNA-based chip can be programmed to solve complex math problems

The term DNA immediately calls to mind the double-stranded helix that contains all our genetic information. But the individual units of its two strands are pairs of molecules bonded with each other in a selective, complementary fashion. Turns out, on.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021

Rising temperatures reshape when and how much people get outdoors on public lands

As summer winds down,┬ámillions of Americans are shelving their sandals, draining their kayaks, and dusting off skis in preparation for the recreation season ahead. But seasonal plans for hiking, biking, and skiing will likely shift with the changing.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021

TI, Onsemi raise analog chip prices, peers in Taiwan to follow suit

Analog chip vendors Texas Instruments (TI) and Onsemi have both made upward adjustments in their chip prices as delivery lead times have been prolonged to over six months, and their peer makers in Taiwan are expected to follow suit soon, according to.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021

Xiaomi unveils concept smart glasses

China-based Xiaomi has unveiled a pair of concept smart glasses featuring microLED micro-display matched with optical waveguide technology and weight of only 51g......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 15th, 2021