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The Irish Times
Tech world seeks successor to Moore’s Law as chips beat their own recordslarger inroads into the mobile computing world of smartphones. As part of its r
Tech world seeks successor to Moore’s Law as chips beat their own records
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
larger inroads into the mobile computing world of smartphones. As part of its recent cutbacks, the company killed its Atom microprocessors, which it had been unsuccessfully trying to sell to smartphone makers. “If your whole business was about... Read more
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Business Wire
Dow’s Peter Trefonas, Ph.D., to Receive Prestigious Perkin Medalpatterning of smaller features, fitting more circuits in the same area. These a
Dow’s Peter Trefonas, Ph.D., to Receive Prestigious Perkin Medal
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
patterning of smaller features, fitting more circuits in the same area. These advances in miniaturization enable the faster microprocessors and multitude of new electronic devices that are such a large part of daily life. Trefonas will receive the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Moore’s Law running out of room, tech looks for a successorlarger inroads into the mobile computing world of smartphones. As part of its r
Moore’s Law running out of room, tech looks for a successor
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
larger inroads into the mobile computing world of smartphones. As part of its recent cutbacks, the company killed its Atom microprocessors, which it had been unsuccessfully trying to sell to smartphone makers. “If your whole business was about... Read more
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Business Wire
IoT Healthcare Market - Increasing Number of Connected Medical Devicesindustry needs. This model of healthcare, which heavily relies on patient part
IoT Healthcare Market - Increasing Number of Connected Medical Devices
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
industry needs. This model of healthcare, which heavily relies on patient participation, and subsequent data analysis by microprocessors and micro-controllers, is changing the way health services are delivered. The connectivity between sensors... Read more
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ExtremeTech
How Intel lost $10 billion — and the mobile marketfrom external customers). Unlike the merchant foundries, Intel designs and bui
How Intel lost $10 billion — and the mobile market
ExtremeTech / Posted 3 days ago
from external customers). Unlike the merchant foundries, Intel designs and builds both its fabrication plants and its microprocessors. Until the last few years, Intel never took foundry customers. Intel’s recent attempts to break into the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Left Behind In The Mobile Revolution, Intel Struggles To InnovateIntel was once known for its success in branding personal computers with microp
Left Behind In The Mobile Revolution, Intel Struggles To Innovate
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
Intel was once known for its success in branding personal computers with microprocessors, a technology that fueled the digital revolution. But the Silicon Valley veteran announced last month it would lay off 11 percent of its workforce — up to 12,000... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Left Behind In The Mobile Revolution, Intel Struggles To InnovateIntel was once known for its success in branding personal computers with microp
Left Behind In The Mobile Revolution, Intel Struggles To Innovate
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
Intel was once known for its success in branding personal computers with microprocessors, a technology that fueled the digital revolution. But the Silicon Valley veteran announced last month it would lay off 11 percent of its workforce — up to 12,000... Read more
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The Daily Reckoning
Why Quantum Computing Will Change the Worldthat there are other forms of computing that will not only make the end of Moor
Why Quantum Computing Will Change the World
The Daily Reckoning / Posted 4 days ago
that there are other forms of computing that will not only make the end of Moore’s Law irrelevant in terms of silicon-based microprocessors, but will accelerate the growth — the exponential growth — of computer processing power. And so, a very... Read more
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ABC News
Top 15 Finalists for EU Inventors Awards AnnouncedMassachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) enables amputees to walk with a flu
Top 15 Finalists for EU Inventors Awards Announced
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) enables amputees to walk with a fluid, natural gait thanks to a combination of microprocessors and adaptive impact dampening based on posture and weight distribution. Results were achieved by mimicking... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
Quantum Computing Closer As RMIT Drives Towards First Quantum Data Busbillions, of quantum bits (qubits) all interconnected, to achieve computational
Quantum Computing Closer As RMIT Drives Towards First Quantum Data Bus
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 11 days ago
billions, of quantum bits (qubits) all interconnected, to achieve computational power undreamed of today. While today’s microprocessors use data buses that route single bits of information, transferring quantum information is a far greater... Read more
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PhysOrg
Proba-1 images Ice station Svalbardgallium-arsenide solar cells, the use of startrackers for gyroless attitude con
Proba-1 images Ice station Svalbard
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
gallium-arsenide solar cells, the use of startrackers for gyroless attitude control, one of the first lithium-ion batteries – now the longest such item operating in orbit – and one of ESA's first ERC32 microprocessors to run Proba-1's agile compu... Read more
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The Register
12,000 chopped: Intel finds its inner paranoidstarted life in DRAM chips but, confronted by a wave of competition from Japane
12,000 chopped: Intel finds its inner paranoid
The Register / Posted 15 days ago
started life in DRAM chips but, confronted by a wave of competition from Japanese makers in the 1970s, he switched Intel to microprocessors. During his tenure as CEO, 1987 to 1998, Intel moved from the 5MHz 8088 that powered the IBM PC to the... Read more
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Breitbart
Intel to Lay Off 12,000 Workers Globally$750 million this year and $1.4 billion by the mid 2017 as part of the restruct
Intel to Lay Off 12,000 Workers Globally
Breitbart / Posted 15 days ago
$750 million this year and $1.4 billion by the mid 2017 as part of the restructuring. The company, which specializes in microprocessors, has struggled to replicate its success with mobile devices after a consumer shift away from traditional PC’s... Read more
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ABC News
Intel's Job Cuts Reflect Further Decline in PC Marketof things" are "now Intel's primary growth engines." Intel is still the leader
Intel's Job Cuts Reflect Further Decline in PC Market
ABC News / Posted 16 days ago
of things" are "now Intel's primary growth engines." Intel is still the leader in the design and manufacturing of microprocessors found in personal computers, Abhinav Davuluri, Morningstar equity analyst pointed out. There still are areas... Read more
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Newsmax
Intel Layoffs: 12,000-Job Cut Confirmed by Chipmakerto change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and p
Intel Layoffs: 12,000-Job Cut Confirmed by Chipmaker
Newsmax / Posted 16 days ago
to change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and providing more profit. These include making microprocessors for "cloud computing" data centers, along with chips for Internet-connected gadgets, wearable devices and... Read more
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The Hindu
Intel to slash up to 12,000 jobsthe layoffs will be notified in the next 60 days. Intel bet heavily on the sta
Intel to slash up to 12,000 jobs
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
the layoffs will be notified in the next 60 days. Intel bet heavily on the stability of the PC business years ago, and its microprocessors have dominated the PC industry. But the company has failed to replicate that success across mobile devices... Read more
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Business Standard India
Intel to slash up to 12,000 jobsmore from our special coverage on "INTEL" Intelbet heavily on the stability of
Intel to slash up to 12,000 jobs
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
more from our special coverage on "INTEL" Intelbet heavily on the stability of the PC business years ago, and its microprocessors have dominated the PC industry. But the company has failed to replicate that success across mobile devices... Read more
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CTV News
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs as it deals with decline in PCsto change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and p
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs as it deals with decline in PCs
CTV News / Posted 16 days ago
to change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and providing more profit. These include making microprocessors for "cloud computing" data centers, along with chips for Internet-connected gadgets, wearable devices and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs as it confronts decline in PCsto change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and p
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs as it confronts decline in PCs
Manila Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
to change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and providing more profit. These include making microprocessors for “cloud computing” data centers, along with chips for Internet-connected gadgets, wearable devices and... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs as it confronts decline in PCsto change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and p
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs as it confronts decline in PCs
The Seattle Times / Posted 16 days ago
to change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and providing more profit. These include making microprocessors for “cloud computing” data centers, along with chips for Internet-connected gadgets, wearable devices and... Read more
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Japan Today
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs as it confronts decline in PCs ‹ Japan Todayto change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and p
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs as it confronts decline in PCs ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 16 days ago
to change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and providing more profit. These include making microprocessors for “cloud computing” data centers, along with chips for Internet-connected gadgets, wearable devices and... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs globallythe largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the sta
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs globally
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 16 days ago
the largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the stability of the PC business years ago, and its microprocessors have dominated the PC industry. But the company has failed to replicate that success across mobile devices... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs as it confronts decline in PCsto change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and p
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs as it confronts decline in PCs
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 16 days ago
to change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and providing more profit. These include making microprocessors for "cloud computing" data centers, along with chips for Internet-connected gadgets, wearable devices and... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Intel cutting 12,000 jobs amid decline in salesto change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and p
Intel cutting 12,000 jobs amid decline in sales
KGTV San Diego / Posted 16 days ago
to change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and providing more profit. These include making microprocessors for "cloud computing" data centers, along with chips for Internet-connected gadgets, wearable devices and... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs as it confronts decline in PCsto change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and p
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs as it confronts decline in PCs
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
to change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and providing more profit. These include making microprocessors for "cloud computing" data centers, along with chips for Internet-connected gadgets, wearable devices and... Read more
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Salon.com
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs as it confronts decline in PCsto change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and p
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs as it confronts decline in PCs
Salon.com / Posted 16 days ago
to change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and providing more profit. These include making microprocessors for “cloud computing” data centers, along with chips for Internet-connected gadgets, wearable devices and... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Intel to cut 12,000 jobsthe largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the sta
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 16 days ago
the largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the stability of the PC business years ago, and its microprocessors have dominated the PC industry. But the company has failed to replicate that success across mobile devices... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Intel cutting 12,000 jobs amid decline in salesto change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and p
Intel cutting 12,000 jobs amid decline in sales
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 16 days ago
to change its focus from PCs to other computing segments that are growing and providing more profit. These include making microprocessors for "cloud computing" data centers, along with chips for Internet-connected gadgets, wearable devices and... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs globallythe largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the sta
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs globally
KSBW Salinas / Posted 16 days ago
the largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the stability of the PC business years ago, and its microprocessors have dominated the PC industry. But the company has failed to replicate that success across mobile devices... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs globallythe largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the sta
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs globally
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 days ago
the largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the stability of the PC business years ago, and its microprocessors have dominated the PC industry. But the company has failed to replicate that success across mobile devices... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Intel to cut 12,000 jobsthe largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the sta
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 16 days ago
the largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the stability of the PC business years ago, and its microprocessors have dominated the PC industry. But the company has failed to replicate that success across mobile devices... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs globallythe largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the sta
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs globally
KTVZ Bend / Posted 16 days ago
the largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the stability of the PC business years ago, and its microprocessors have dominated the PC industry. But the company has failed to replicate that success across mobile devices... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs globallythe largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the sta
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs globally
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 16 days ago
the largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the stability of the PC business years ago, and its microprocessors have dominated the PC industry. But the company has failed to replicate that success across mobile devices... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs globallythe largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the sta
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs globally
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 16 days ago
the largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the stability of the PC business years ago, and its microprocessors have dominated the PC industry. But the company has failed to replicate that success across mobile devices... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs globallythe largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the sta
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs globally
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 16 days ago
the largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the stability of the PC business years ago, and its microprocessors have dominated the PC industry. But the company has failed to replicate that success across mobile devices... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs globallythe largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the sta
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs globally
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 16 days ago
the largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the stability of the PC business years ago, and its microprocessors have dominated the PC industry. But the company has failed to replicate that success across mobile devices... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Intel to cut 12,000 jobsthe largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the sta
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 16 days ago
the largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the stability of the PC business years ago, and its microprocessors have dominated the PC industry. But the company has failed to replicate that success across mobile devices... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Intel to cut 12,000 jobsthe largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the sta
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 16 days ago
the largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the stability of the PC business years ago, and its microprocessors have dominated the PC industry. But the company has failed to replicate that success across mobile devices... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Intel to cut 12,000 jobsthe largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the sta
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 16 days ago
the largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the stability of the PC business years ago, and its microprocessors have dominated the PC industry. But the company has failed to replicate that success across mobile devices... Read more
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News 8000
Intel to cut 12,000 jobsthe largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the sta
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs
News 8000 / Posted 16 days ago
the largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the stability of the PC business years ago, and its microprocessors have dominated the PC industry. But the company has failed to replicate that success across mobile devices... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Intel to cut 12,000 jobsthe largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the sta
Intel to cut 12,000 jobs
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 17 days ago
the largest computer chipmaker in the world. The company bet heavily on the stability of the PC business years ago, and its microprocessors have dominated the PC industry. But the company has failed to replicate that success across mobile devices... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Quantum computing, here we come: A qubit data bus may soon be possibleQuantum bits can also become "entangled" so that they are dependent on one anot
Quantum computing, here we come: A qubit data bus may soon be possible
Computer World Australia / Posted 17 days ago
Quantum bits can also become "entangled" so that they are dependent on one another even across distances. Today's microprocessors use data buses to route bits of information to and from memory. Transferring quantum information is trickier,... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Smart Lighting Market Analysis 2016- Trends, Technologies & Forecasts Report - Eaton, Emerson Electric, Schneider Electrica vivid study of smart lighting market based on the components used, which incl
Global Smart Lighting Market Analysis 2016- Trends, Technologies & Forecasts Report - Eaton, Emerson Electric, Schneider Electric
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
a vivid study of smart lighting market based on the components used, which include sensors, networks, microcontrollers and microprocessors among others. This is subsequently followed by market segmentation by technology which covers a detailed... Read more
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PhysOrg
Quantum computing closer as researchers drive towards first quantum data busbillions, of quantum bits (qubits) all interconnected, to achieve computational
Quantum computing closer as researchers drive towards first quantum data bus
PhysOrg / Posted 18 days ago
billions, of quantum bits (qubits) all interconnected, to achieve computational power undreamed of today. While today's microprocessors use data buses that route single bits of information, transferring quantum information is a far greater... Read more
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The Borneo Post
E&E – A gateway to Malaysia’s trademacroeconomic headwinds. Sales decreased across most major semiconductor produ
E&E – A gateway to Malaysia’s trade
The Borneo Post / Posted 20 days ago
macroeconomic headwinds. Sales decreased across most major semiconductor product categories, with the notable exception of microprocessors, which increased by 2.1 per cent y-o-y. SOURCE: Department of Statistics Malaysia, Malaysia External Trade... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scientists grow a material based on hafnium oxide for a new type of non-volatile memorythe the film was grown by Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) technique. which is wid
Scientists grow a material based on hafnium oxide for a new type of non-volatile memory
PhysOrg / Posted 22 days ago
the the film was grown by Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) technique. which is widely used today in the production of modern microprocessors, and one of its particular benefits is that it enables functional layers to be grown in three-dimensional... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Consumer Drones Market Worth USD 21.5 Billion by 2022 - 3D Robotics, Aeryon Labs, BlueSkythe ability to interconnect to smartphones, but drones are smart even without s
Global Consumer Drones Market Worth USD 21.5 Billion by 2022 - 3D Robotics, Aeryon Labs, BlueSky
Business Wire / Posted 23 days ago
the ability to interconnect to smartphones, but drones are smart even without smartphone guidance systems. They have microprocessors that can be used to automate processes. Smart commercial drones connect seamlessly and securely to the... Read more
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Quartz
“I had so many advantages, and I barely made it”: Pinterest engineer on Silicon Valley sexismI went to college at Stanford University, where our university president was a
“I had so many advantages, and I barely made it”: Pinterest engineer on Silicon Valley sexism
Quartz / Posted 24 days ago
I went to college at Stanford University, where our university president was a computer scientist who had made a fortune in microprocessors. During the summers, I interned at Facebook and Google. But even though I was completely immersed in tech... Read more
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MedCity News
Biogen may sell its hemophilia treatments, insulin costs hit low-income diabeticsfabric startup Recovery Force, which is developing a treatment for compression
Biogen may sell its hemophilia treatments, insulin costs hit low-income diabetics
MedCity News / Posted 25 days ago
fabric startup Recovery Force, which is developing a treatment for compression therapy that involves conductive fabric and microprocessors, is looking to license its technology to medical device companies. — Xconomy Sales of short-term health... Read more
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The Columbian
Intel’s Oregon headcount up 5%, hits new recordIt also has a massive new office building attached to the factory, RA4, where e
Intel’s Oregon headcount up 5%, hits new record
The Columbian / Posted 28 days ago
It also has a massive new office building attached to the factory, RA4, where engineers will craft new generations of Intel microprocessors. Intel laid off 1,155 workers in the United States last summer, plus an unknown number of workers overseas,... Read more
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