July 07 2017

Shuttle Upgrades XPC Nano Models with Kaby Lake Processors
Micron DRAM Production Facility Closed Due to Contamination
Sk Hynix Begins Mass Production of 72-Layer 3D NAND
AMD RX Vega Reportedly Beats GTX 1080; 5% Performance Improvement per Month
Colorful Intros H81A-BTC V20 Motherboard for Cryptocurrency Mining
Update on the Intel X299 Platform "VRM Disaster"
Samsung's New $13B V-NAND Factory Begins Production

NVIDIA Laying Groundwork for Multi-Chip-Module GPUs

EK Water Blocks Intros M.2 NGFF SSD Heatsink
AMD Reportedly Rebranding RX 460 to RX 560D
NVIDIA Rolls Out GeForce 384.80 Hotfix with Watch_Dogs 2 Startup Crash Fix
MSI Announces the OPTIX Line of Gaming Monitors

EK Water Blocks Expands Fluid Gaming Portfolio

Passmark submissions suggest AMD is finally gaining ground on Intel
Google and Amazon's share price mistakenly plummeted nearly 90% yesterday
Samsung is reportedly working on a Bixby-powered smart speaker
Ticketmaster is using smartphone-based ultrasonic audio to get attendees into events quicker
Razer Lancehead Review
Samsung adds Steam Link streaming app to its smart televisions
Photobucket faces wrath of users after quietly introducing $400 per year hotlinking fee
Nokia and Xiaomi enter into multi-year, cross-licensing patent agreement
Volvo will manufacture only electric and hybrid vehicles from 2019
South Korea's largest cryptocurrency exchange has been hacked
Google may soon be hit with a second record fine from the EU, this time over Android
Malfunction at Micron's Fab-2 plant could raise global DRAM prices, delay iPhone 8 shipments
Graphene may be used to thwart counterfeiting
Volvo parent company Geely just bought a flying car startup
Early Xbox One X benchmarks hit the Internet
You can now unlock Windows 10 PCs using the Samsung Galaxy's fingerprint reader
Nvidia GeForce Hotfix Driver 384.80
Snapchat adds ability to add links, backdrops, and voice filters
China Mobile Beijing and Huawei launch pilot project for MEC-based smart stadium
Huawei and Omantel to deploy G.fast in Middle East
China smartphone vendors shifting panel orders away from Taiwan
3D printing may sharply alter production mode

China poly-Si solar wafer makers shifting to diamond wire slicing

Asustek says no plan to lay off workers in reorganization
About half of wafers produced at Micron Taiwan fab scrapped
Taiwan ODMs consider suspending ties with LeEco
Realtek 2Q17 revenues slip
Proximity benefits China IC designers in tapping domestic market
VR sales to grow at CAGR of 80% in 2018-2021
Pegatron offers unsecured bonds to raise NT$7 billion in Taiwan
Advantech to build maintenance center in Vietnam
China LED makers to retire about 1,800 old MOCVD sets in 2018-2020
Taiwan government plans to facilitate bank lending for offshore wind power projects
TPK reports 55.6% on-year increase in June revenues
Win Semi posts record 2Q17 revenues
SPIL 2Q17 revenues rise, KYEC down
Largan Precision sees increased June revenues