|Motorola Mobility is now own by China company|
The $2.9 billion purchase adds to a flurry of acquisitions and initiatives aimed at transforming Beijing-based Lenovo, the world's biggest maker of personal computers, into a major player in wireless computing.
|Has Microsoft finish layoff yet ?|
First announced in July, the first wave of layoffs left approximately 13,000 unemployed. The next came in September where another 2,100 was dismissed. Upon completion of the job reductions, Microsoft's workforce will be around 110,000 employees.
|PC rebounce forecasted|
Intel reported recently, along with higher than expected third quarter results. Intel also indicated the demand for chips is in good shape. This is excellent news for suppliers of electronic chemicals and materials used in microprocessors, computer chipsets and DRAM, which are all used in PCs.
|Legacy memories are in good business|
Alliance Memory, the San Carlos, Calif.-based company is a fabless semiconductor company that focuses on manufacturing legacy SRAM, DRAM, and SDRAM ICS, and it is always looking to expand its portfolio to support customers that EOL memories.
|Minium wages taken to Election Day|
Some small business owners say raising the minimum wage will pressure their companies, forcing them to cut employees' hours or jobs. Others say it's the right thing to do for workers and the economy.
|Synosys provides USB 3.1 IP solution|
The DesignWare USB 3.1 device controller IP enables designers to integrate USB 3.1 functionality with significantly less risk and faster time-to-market.
|Lowe's to deploy robot for customer service|
They are equipped with 3D cameras so they can scan and identify items. And customers can research items they want to buy on their screen. Then the robot can lead them to the aisle where an item is located.
|GM to move Volt electric drive from Mexico to Detroit|
Moving the electric drive from Ramos Arzipe, Mexico, to the Warren, Michigan, Transmission Plant means that all of the Volt's main components ó the electric drive unit, battery pack and gasoline generator ó will be made in the U.S. starting next year.
|Chines company announced domestic developed server|
The servers, including their operating systems, have all been developed from Chinese technology. The Loongson 3B processor inside them has eight cores made with a total of 1.1 billion transistors built using a 28-nanometer production process.
|Robotic shipment hit record in North America|
Companies of all sizes continue to recognize that automation makes them stronger global competitors. Itís also interesting to note that as robot sales boom, U.S. unemployment continues to fall, and is currently at its lowest level since July of 2008, further evidence that robotics helps save and create jobs.