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Biden orders 100-day review of chip industry amid shortage concerns

Disturbed by a profound shortage of semiconductor chips, the American government is trying to work quickly to solve the problem.   In the past few weeks,...

Tesla to follow BTC – down the drain?

Yesterday we were reporting on unprecedented drops in the value of Bitcoin. Today it looks like Tesla’s evaluation might be following suit, at least to...
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Chinese Jian malware found to be derived from NSA exploit efforts

The Israelis found out a secret about the Chinese – and it was that the Chinese were using American secrets to craft their own...

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Chip shortage has a big effect on auto industry: what will...

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Auto makers around the world are getting a rude awakening related to their new use of advanced technology to build their products. Specifically, car makers...

McLaren joins EV revolution out of necessity

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As car people know, McLaren is mostly a racing car company.   However, the company does sell about 5000 cars a year globally, and now it's...

American chip makers frantic on need for domestic production incentives

Intel, Qualcomm, AMD and other U.S. industry leaders are banding together to ask for concessions for their industry in any new economic recovery plans...

VW, Toyota, make forays into aerial car research

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Where's my flying car?   It's a question that Gen Xers have asked themselves their entire lives, as science fiction portrayals of the 1980s teased a...

Singapore learning policy illustrates privacy challenges of e-learning

A policy challenge in the nation of Singapore is showing some of the more difficult aspects of managing education during a pandemic.   As in many...

CFPB targets Venmo in new investigation

Venmo
The vaunted Consumer Financial Protection Bureau that's been such a lightning rod since its inception is apparently targeting some aspects of PayPal's private enterprise...

Faraday Future EV project goes public with SPAC gambit

Faraday Future
News in the electric vehicle world has the Faraday Future company looking at an IPO as the sector becomes white-hot after massive Tesla advances...

Taiwan seeks to supply U.S. firms with enough chips

Amid a shortage of state-of-the-art semiconductor chips for auto innovation and other verticals, Taiwan's Economics Minister is pledging that Taiwanese companies will put automakers...

Google union effort goes global

Google's top HR manager
Behind the scenes, Google's many employees around the world are now working to build one of the biggest global unions ever assembled, in order...