|Boeing to build 787-10 in SC|
The company said last year that it would invest another $1 billion in the state and create 2,000 jobs over the course of eight years.
|Testing holds key to 3D-IC success |
The management of manufacturing test parameters will play a significant role in the successful and profitable manufacturing of 3D-ICs. In this scenario, and understanding the compounding effect of yield loss in the multi-die architecture of a 3D-IC, the need to do smart pairing and smart screening of devices takes on an even more important role.
|LED light market did not climb fast as expected|
The demand for these LED-based illuminants did not climb fast enough to compensate for the 14 per cent decline in the conventional lighting business. Another negative factor is the increasing price pressure in the market.
|Copper foam cooler ditches CPU fan|
Silent Power PC’s heat dissipation is claimed to be 500 times greater than that offered by conventional fin-type heatsink systems and is more than sufficient to maintain adequately low operating temperatures.
|Apple, Samsung beware|
Increasing Asian players make a beeline to Thailand brandishing smartphones featuring specifications that rival those of leading brands at dirt cheap prices, and eager to serve the 70 million Thais who have yet to purchase their first smartphones.
|Amazon will 3D print your custom parts|
"The introduction of our 3D printed products store suggests the beginnings of a shift in online retail — that manufacturing can be more nimble to provide an immersive customer experience," said Petra Schindler-Carter, director for Amazon Marketplace sales.
|China to investigate Microsoft for antitrust|
Beijing has long complained about China's dependence on foreign technology, but stepped up actions against American brands last May after the U.S. Justice Department charged five Chinese military officers with electronic espionage.
|You can unlock your phone now - legally|
The law passed Friday by the House of Representatives makes it legal to unlock phones for personal use, at least until the Librarian's next round of rulemaking, next year. The measure was passed earlier by the Senate.
|Geotracking device now on 3 month battery|
The tags are outfitted with a GPS chip, accelerometer, temperature sensor, speaker, and Bluetooth capability (which is not yet in use), boasting up to a three-month battery life and a four-mile range.