Chip makers expect demand to slow to outpace PCs and smartphones

The chip industry, which has been bracing for a tough time as laptop sales slump, is adjusting to a broader and more severe slowdown even as semiconductor companies prepare to spend billions of dollars on new plants. “The market is worse than we thought,” Mark Murphy, CFO at Memory Maker micron Technology Co., Ltd., tues. … Read more

Plastic linked to higher rates of autism

Broadcast date: a week August 5, 2022 Stream/ Download this clip as an MP3 file Scientists, doctors and activists have called for more studies on autism that examine both genes and toxic chemicals. (Photo: The Focal Project, Flickr, CC BY NC 2.0) The CDC reports that 1 in 44 children currently has an autism spectrum … Read more