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Gigaphoton extends the lifetime of collector mirrors in EUV pilot light sources - ElectroIQ (blog)
Gigaphoton Inc., a manufacturer of light sources used in lithography, has announced that in the field of Laser-Produced Plasma (LPP) light sources for EUV scanners, which the company is currently engaged i....more   23rd Feb 2017
Meat producers in Canada can now use irradiation on ground beef - food in canada
food in canada Beef irradiation can be performed using electricity to create energy which can destroy harmful bacteria. The process is called E-beam and uses ordinary electricity and does not involve radioactivity. The amend....more   23rd Feb 2017
LG Innotek unveils the world's first 70mW UV-C LED - ElectroIQ (blog)
ElectroIQ (blog) LG Innotek today announced that the company has developed the world's first 70mw UV-C LED for sterilization applications. As its sterilization performance is 1.5 times higher than the competitor's 45mW modu....more   23rd Feb 2017
Qualcomm, Microsoft and Airbus invest in Santa Monica drone software start-up AirMap - Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles Times The venture capital arms of Qualcomm Inc., Microsoft Corp. and Airbus have led a $26-million investment in AirMap, the builder of drone air traffic management software announced Thur....more   23rd Feb 2017
Call for Papers Launched for 2017 Coordinate Metrology Society Conference - Quality Magazine
WEATHERFORD, TX - The Coordinate Metrology Society launched its Call for Papers for the 33rd annual Coordinate Metrology Society Conference (CMSC), July 17-21, Snowbird, UT. The membership association....more   23rd Feb 2017
Toshiba enables higher storage, smaller devices with 512Gb 3D flash memory chips - Digital Trends
Digital Trends The persistent shrinking of flash storage continues, as Toshiba has announced that its 512 gigabit 3D flash memory chips are now shipping out to manufacturers the world over. Produc....more   23rd Feb 2017
Russian man sentenced for killing friend in AMD vs. Nvidia GPU dispute - ExtremeTech
ExtremeTech It's common, in tech enthusiast circles, to conceptualize conflict between companies as a battle or war. This isn't solely a conceit of journalists - read the comments on any GPU review or ....more   23rd Feb 2017
Job of the Week: GPU Performance Analysis Architect at Nvidia - insideHPC
insideHPC The NVIDIA GPU Compute Architecture group is seeking world-class architects to analyze processor and system architecture performance of full applications in machine learning, automotive, and high-performance computing. Th....more   23rd Feb 2017
Revenue Update on Tessera Technologies(NASDAQ:TSRA) - Money Flow Index & Trends
Sports Perspectives Its packaging capabilities include a low-temperature wafer bonding technology platform that manages the delivery of 2.5-dimensional (2.5D) and three-dimensional integrated circuit (3D-IC) solutions. The Co....more   23rd Feb 2017
DRAM - "Cute" (Singles Going Steady) - PopMatters
PopMatters Adriane Pontecorvo: A strong sense of humor and self-awareness make D.R.A.M. downright adorable. The refrain is one you'll sing for days, and the whole song has such carefree bounce to it that it feels more sincere than....more   23rd Feb 2017
Teradyne(TER) Declares Dividend of $0.0700. - Money Flow Index & Trends
The Company operates in three segments: Semiconductor Test Wireless Test and System Test. The Company's automatic test equipment products and services include semiconductor test (Semiconductor Test) systems wireless test (Wirele....more   23rd Feb 2017
Razer Power Bank equips Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 - SlashGear
Razer has revealed a Power Bank charging device to take control of their own laptop charging destiny. To make this happen, the Razer Power Bank rolls with several USB ports to charge not only a laptop, but smartphones and tablets as well. Ins....more   23rd Feb 2017
Gigaphoton Succeeds in Extending the Lifetime of Collector Mirrors ... - Business Wire (press release)
Registrar Daily - Market Research News by Market.Biz (press release) Gigaphoton Inc., a leading manufacturer of light sources used in lithography, has announced that in the field of Laser-Pro....more   23rd Feb 2017
The Pinnacle Associates Ltd. Has $534000 Position in ASML Holding NV (ASML) - DailyQuint
Pinnacle Associates Ltd. decreased its stake in shares of ASML Holding N.V. (NASDAQ:ASML) by 1.6% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The institutional investor owned 4,757 shares of the company'....more   23rd Feb 2017
Reverse Engineering and Costing of the New Packaging Technology (inFO) from TSMC Used for the Latest Apple ... - Yahoo Finance
The Apple A10 is a wafer-level package using TSMC's packaging technology with copper pillar as Through inFO Via (TIV) to replace the well-known Through Molded Via (TMV) tech....more   23rd Feb 2017
Akustica Announces Three New MEMS Microphones for Smartphones - Business Wire (press release)
In combination with next-generation MEMS sensor design, the metal-lid packages enable the microphones to withstand the many mechanical stresses, such as rough handling or dropping, that occur during manufacturi....more   23rd Feb 2017
Sequans Integrates Think Silicon GPU Technology in New LTE for IoT System-on-Chip - Yahoo Finance
Today Think SiliconTM announced that Sequans Communications S.A., a 4G chipmaker and leading provider of single-mode LTE chipset solutions to wireless device manufacturers worldwide, has chosen NEMATM|p GPU....more   23rd Feb 2017
Research report explores the global photoresist chemicals sales - WhaTech
The Global Photoresist Chemicals Sales Industry 2017 Market Research Report is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Photoresist Chemicals Sales industry. With around 150 tables and figures this ....more   23rd Feb 2017
Reverse Engineering and Costing of the New Packaging ... - Yahoo Finance
Each year, Apple integrates new technology and innovation inside the iPhone. This year with the iPhone 7, Apple is the first to bring Package on Package (PoP) ...and more »....more   23rd Feb 2017
Toshiba seeks $8.8bn sale of flash memory business - report - (registration) (registration) Toshiba is seeking a sale of its flash memory chip business for $8.8bn - or one trillion Japanese yen - to act as a buffer against future financial strife the firm may fac....more   23rd Feb 2017
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