Samsung to use sustainable materials in packaging

Samsung to use sustainable packaging materials beginning first half of 2019

Electronics giant, Samsung, recently announced a major effort to reduce its environmental footprint beginning in 2019. The company is planning to phase out the use of plastics in product development and...
AMD chips to be used in new Acer educational-use Chromebooks

Acer brings AMD processors to student Chromebooks

Earlier this January, Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Acer surprised the tech world by announcing that AMD processors will be used for the first time in their upcoming Chromebook models. This comes as...
Robert Swan named new Intel CEO

Robert Swan named new Intel CEO

Intel’s extensive search for a new CEO has ended. After serving as interim CEO for seven months, Robert Swan is assuming the position permanently, the company announced. Swan, who has also served...
Flexible components are the future of semiconductors

Flexible components are the future of the semiconductor industry

Thanks to a new production breakthrough pioneered by researchers at the University of Exeter, there’s a big future for the nano-electronic components used in flexible electronics. ‘Atomically Thin’ According to a press release...
Updates on US indictments against Huawei Jan 31

Latest news on US indictments against Huawei

Earlier this week, Chinese tech manufacturer Huawei was charged with 23 indictments by the United States Department of Justice. This comes after a long history of U.S. suspicion surrounding the company,...
Updates on the US indictment and extradition request for CFO of Huawei

US requests extradition for Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou, Canada cans Chinese ambassador

According to the Wall Street Journal, the U.S. formally requested the extradition of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou from Canada on Tuesday, following her indictment earlier this week on charges that she...
Guide to Printed Circuit Board (PCB) fabrication

Guide to Printed Circuit Board (PCB) assembly fabrication methods

The number of electronic devices which require a printed circuit board (PCB) is rising rapidly. Last month's CES highlighted this with its scores of technical innovations. With each year, things become...
Digital platforms are the future for procurement

Is digital procurement an industry must or simply FOMO?

Everyone has experienced it at some point or another. The dreaded FOMO, or, "fear of missing out." Turns out, this goes deeper than missing a sports game or not buying the...
zGlue makes semiconductor stacking a reality

zGlue seeks to stack chips affordably and on demand

Industry experts, including Gordon Moore himself, have long stated that new innovations beyond downsizing are necessary for computer processors to improve. As a potential solution to this problem, chip stacking is a...
Four industry experts weigh in at a semiconductor symposium

What’s next in the world of semiconductors?

There are many perspectives on exactly how the next revolution in the semiconductor space will look. Many acknowledge that the future will be largely impacted by technological advances, such as artificial...

AMD expects 2019 to be a good year

Amidst plenty of concern surrounding international trade and wavering factory production rates, the California-based tech manufacturer AMD surprised competitors last month with their optimistic...