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The Supply-Chain Decoupling Quandary
Dec 5, 2022

The global tech industry is supposed to re-imagine its supply-chain models in pursuit of “decoupling” the economy. How, exactly, does this represent an improvement?

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Apple Created a Brilliant But Now Nightmarish Supply Chain
Dec 1, 2022

The question isn’t whether Apple should slash its massive sourcing and third-party manufacturing presence in China. It’s how much of a reduction is needed and how fast Apple CEO Tim Cook can do it.

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China’s Zero-Covid Conundrum
Nov 30, 2022

With dissent mounting, there are few good outcomes for China and the global economy.

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Claiming a New MEMS Topology, Startup Promises ‘Disruption’
Nov 30, 2022

Omnitron Sensors is refining its manufacturing process technology by developing reliable, affordable optical subsystems for MEMS-based lidars.

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Tech M&A Conundrum: Lessons from Nvidia’s Arm Gamble
Nov 29, 2022

Getting a tech deal approved in today’s fraught geopolitical environment has become extremely difficult as East-West tensions grow.

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No Frills, No Hype: AMD’s ‘Pragmatic’ Plan for a New Car Architecture
Nov 28, 2022

While the automotive world is going gaga over GPU/CPU-based unified platforms, why does AMD hang back?

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What Caught Our Eye This Week
Nov 23, 2022

Ex-TSMC exec to Foxconn, back story on Biden-Xi meeting.

Junko & Bola Podcast with Mike Noonen
Podcast: What’s Next With Mike Noonen
Nov 22, 2022

The startup guru’s latest venture seeks to develop extended reality technology based on holography.

Intel: Why Gelsinger Should Become CEO of Foundry Business
Nov 22, 2022

Intel Foundry Services needs Patrick Gelsinger as CEO and business-case champion.

Mike Noonen
Mike Noonen: The Startup Launching Maestro
Nov 22, 2022

The nascent AR/VR market is the serial entrepreneur’s next target.

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