Samsung is looking to build a $17 billion chip manufacturing plant in Texas

Semiconductor demand is surging and an ongoing shortage of chips has pushed companies and governments to invest large amounts of money into establishing production capabilities outside of Asia. Samsung has big plans to conquer semiconductors and other key industries, and will be spending $205 billion towards those goals. A $17 billion chunk of that fund […]

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Advertising watchdog tells Star Citizen to clarify that the concept ships it sells aren’t available yet

It’s been 11 years since Star Citizen went into pre-production, but the ambitious space sim still has no final version release date, and some supporters are losing their patience. One of them went so far as to complain to the UK’s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) over its practice of selling virtual concept ships to keep […]

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An important step to better lithium-ion batteries can be found in Whoop’s latest wearable

It often seems like battery technology hasn’t been keeping up with advances in compute power for the tiny chips that power mobile devices. That’s because making batteries cheaper and easier to manufacture has been a far easier problem to solve than improving their energy density, charging time, endurance to constant charging and discharging, all while […]

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