manufacturing

US To Squeeze Chip Choke Points To Thwart China Ambitions

US national security commission recommends tightening up 'choke points' on chip manufacturing, to safeguard American interests

1 month ago

Coronavirus: Silicon Shortage Slows Car Production

Supply chain squeeze. Worldwide shortage of CPUs is slowing the manufacturing of new cars from a number of the world's…

3 months ago

Intel Chips Already Being Made By TSMC – Report

Manufacturing outsourcing move. Intel chips are already being manufactured by TSMC, amid inhouse issues for US firm

3 months ago

Samsung Display Extends LCD Production In South Korea

Saved by Coronavirus? Production of LCD displays in South Korea now extended, thanks to lockdown demand for home entertainment

4 months ago

Neo Factory: The State of Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0 initiatives are transforming factories in a myriad of industries, from aerospace and health care to plastics and shipping.…

4 months ago

TSMC Seeds Arizona Subsidiary With $3.5 Billion

Trump plan to bring manufacturing back to US sees Taiwanese chipmaker provide $3.5 billion for promised $12 billion Arizona factory

5 months ago

US Considers Blocking Chip Shipments To Huawei – Report

Taiwan's TSMC could be ordered to halt shipments of silicon chips to Huawei under potential new US restrictions

1 year ago

Coronavirus Outbreak May Disrupt iPhone Production – Report

As Apple seeks to ramp up iPhone production by 10 percent in China, deadly coronavirus outbreak may derail this goal…

1 year ago

How Machine Learning is Transforming Manufacturing

Manufacturing is transforming thanks to AI. As factories become more intelligent, their use of machine learning will only increase. Are…

1 year ago

Salesforce Launches Platforms For Manufacturing, Consumer Goods

Offerings link to companies' existing sales and operations systems, bringing data together and giving both sides a '360-degree view' of…

2 years ago

Google To Move Pixel Smartphone Production Out Of China

Trade war escalation. Search engine giant set to shift production of Pixel smartphones from China to Vietnam

2 years ago

Destructive Cyber-Attacks Double In First Half Of 2019

Attacks seeking to wreak havoc on targets' systems have risen sharply, with the manufacturing sector accounting for half of all…

2 years ago

Apple Mulls Manufacturing Shift From China – Report

Trade war repercussions as Apple reportedly explores moving 30 percent of production away from China

2 years ago

Samsung Opens ‘World’s Biggest’ Smartphone Plant In India

With the new factory Samsung aims to boost sales in the world's No. 2 smartphone market as well as exporting…

3 years ago

UK Manufacturers Top Attack Target For Cyber Crooks

Study from NTT Security also finds ransomware infections grew by 350 percent last year

3 years ago

Start-Up Kicks Off First Phase Of Battery Gigafactory In Sweden

Europe is ramping up competition for battery tech, seen as essential for the future of transportation and renewable power

3 years ago

Barclays Urges Manufacturing Investment In AI & IoT

Industry has to invest in ‘fourth industrial revolution’ technologies, despite skill worker shortage, says report

3 years ago

Intel CEO Brian Krzanich Resigns From Trump’s Advisory Council

Krzanich and two other US chief executives left the American Manufacturing Council over the administration's response to weekend's riots

4 years ago

Smart Factories Will Give $500bn Boost To Global Economy By 2022

Technologies such as the Internet of Things, AI and smart robotics will drive cost savings and improve efficiency

4 years ago

General Motors Connects A Quarter Of Its Robot Workforce To The Internet

The car giant uses cloud-based data analytics to prevent disruption to the robotic assembly line

4 years ago

How 3D Printing Will Change Your Industry

3D printing is on the verge of becoming a mainstream technology but how will it change your business?

5 years ago

Intel To Build 10nm Mobile Chips For ARM

The chip-making rivals have reached a deal that will help Intel grow its foundry business while giving ARM another top…

5 years ago

SAP And UPS Offer ‘On Demand’ 3D Printing

SAP and UPS combine software and logistics to let customers order parts instantly - if it's cheaper than traditional manufacturing

5 years ago

HP Jet Fusion 3D Is ‘First Production Ready’ Commercial 3D Printer

Nike and BMW among companies signed up for HP Jet Fusion 3D printers, which will be made available to businesses…

5 years ago

Lenovo Moves Data Centre Hardware Manufacturing To Hungary

Faster and cheaper deliveries for EMEA customers, says Lenovo, as Hungary shop starts production on storage and networking equipment

5 years ago

New Technologies: The New Lifeblood Of The UK Manufacturing Sector?

Damian Hennessey from Proto Labs discusses how the UK manufacturing sector can thrive by embracing new technologies in 2016 and…

5 years ago

Volkswagen’s Emissions Software Cheat ‘Will Cause 60 Premature Deaths’

An MIT study suggests a swift vehicle recall by Volkswagen would avoid 130 early deaths, though

5 years ago

Why The Future Of The UK’s Manufacturing Economy Relies On Today’s STEM Talent

Proto Labs' Damian Hennessey discusses how the UK manufacturing industry can play its part in nurturing next-generation STEM talent

6 years ago

Samsung Creates Cancer Fund For Affected Employees

100 billion won scheme will help recompense those affected by working in Samsung factories

6 years ago

Seagate Plans £300m Thailand Expansion

Seagate's 15.3 million baht investment goes to Thai hard drive manufacturing plant

6 years ago