Around the world in 80 Days from the comfort of your phone [Android Game of the Week]

Spurred by a recent obsession with shows like The Gilded Age, I’ve been chasing down any kind of entertainment that can provide that late-19th / early-20th century flavor. I wasn’t expecting to find any good mobile games that capitalized on such a specific – and antiquated – setting, but 80 Days somehow managed to deliver … Read more

The Wonderful World Of Ingenious Printed Sensors

The electronics industry has heavily relied on sensors that have rigid proportions. But can the rise of flexible, printed sensors become a game-changer for a myriad of applications, where form-factor and convenience play the core role to implement a particular technology? Conventional electronics based on PCBs are produced efficiently, resulting in a very high yield. … Read more

Top 10 semiconductor companies in the world (2021)

Recently, IC Insights, a world-renowned semiconductor data analysis organization, updated its second-quarter report. The report analyzes the market shares of major semiconductor suppliers, excluding pure-play foundries. Although there is a small double-counting effect on IDM foundry revenue, it is not enough to significantly change the overall conclusion. In 2021, the top 50 semiconductor suppliers, excluding … Read more

A Brave New Circular World

// php echo do_shortcode (‘[responsivevoice_button voice=”US English Male” buttontext=”Listen to Post”]’)?> I don’t usually discuss regulatory requirements in this column, but today I am. Environmental regulatory requirements often must be addressed in the Product Requirements Documen and, subsequently, in the design, manufacturing, and supporting phases of the product lifecycle. Manufacturers often try to put these … Read more