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

Google Search and Google Maps were briefly disabled offline last night

picture: Torsten Sells (Getty Images) Large numbers of US netizens last night briefly experienced the dark and frustrating realities of a world without Google services. Although Google has since fixed the outage issues, there are new reports Suggest The disturbances may be related to an “electrical accident” at the Council Bluffs, Iowa data center, which … Read more

An experimental surgical robot destined for the International Space Station

In the near future, NASA and other space agencies will send astronauts beyond Low Earth Orbit (LEO) for the first time in more than fifty years. But unlike the Apollo Era, these missions will consist of astronauts spending extended periods on the Moon and traveling to and from Mars (with a few months of surface … Read more

Google Equiano: Internet giant bets on Africa with its latest mega project

CNN – On July 1, a cable emerged from the Atlantic Ocean in Swakopmund, a small port city in western Namibia. Swakopmund is mostly known as the seaside resort, and is used by visitors. But the gigantic ship at sea, a series of buoys, and a fleet of small ships manned by workers in hard … Read more

Elon Musk expects a mild 18-month recession, sparking stock buybacks

Tesla CEO Elon Musk points while visiting Tesla’s Gigafactory construction site in Gruenheide near Berlin, Germany, August 13, 2021. Patrick Balloul | Reuters In the Tesla Investors requested the 2022 shareholder meeting on Thursday, CEO Elon Musk How the company plans to spend its money in the coming years, and about his global economic outlook. … Read more