SkyWater CEO Expands ‘Technology Foundry’ Model

//php echo do_shortcode(‘[responsivevoice_button voice=”US English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”]’) ?> SkyWater Technology CEO Thomas Sonderman is building a new type of chip foundry that shifts onerous multi-billion-dollar fab investments to customers who bear most of the cost. The only 100% US-owned foundry was created in 2017 after private equity investor Oxbow Industries acquired Cypress Foundry … Read more

Amazon prioritizes the mixed office model

Amazon announced that it will suspend the construction of 6 new office buildings in the United States. The suspension is coming because the company needs to prioritize the mixed office model. The mixed model office design needs to have the future office + homework mix. An Amazon spokesperson emphasizes that the suspension of construction on … Read more

Training a 20 – Billion Parameter AI Model on a Single Processor

// php echo do_shortcode (‘[responsivevoice_button voice=”US English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”]’)?> Cerebras has shown off the capabilities of its second – generation wafer – scale engine, announcing it has set the record for the largest AI model ever trained on a single device. For the first time, a natural language processing network with 20 billion … Read more

Samsung may have killed this fan favorite Galaxy model, and I’m not surprised

Samsung Galaxy S21 FE 5G in all colors Source: Pocketnow Samsung announced the Galaxy S21 FE 5G back in January. The phone faced a lot of uncertainties and multiple extended delays, and as a result, it was announced just a few weeks before the latest Galaxy S22 series. The FE-branded devices always had flagship specifications … Read more

New Blackview Tab 12 tablet model goes on sale

Blackview, the renowned midrange smart device provider, is on the rise in the global market. Particularly in Europe, Africa and Asia it’s catching up with its famed counterparts like realme, Oneplus and Xiaomi. They are expanding their portfolio ambitiously every year and now breaking the sales record shortly after the launch of the feature-packed Tab … Read more

The future of smartphone repairs is self service: Google follows the Apple and Samsung model

Source: Google Google recently announced that it would soon join the growing number of companies offering more consumer-friendly ways to service and repair smartphones and other devices. Google will join iFixit to offer replacement parts and tools, such as screwdriver bits and spudgers, for devices going back as far as the Google Pixel 2 series. … Read more

Business data comes of age with the agency model

A new form of vertical supply chain integration is coming to vehicle manufacturing and sales. This follows the trend in other industries which sees manufacturers engaging in direct sales to consumers. In effect, the traditional wholesale supply model is becoming defunct. Within the automotive sector, such vertical integration has been standard for new entrants to … Read more