Canary Wharf accelerator Level39 teams up with Intel

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Europe investing €5 billion to boost electronics sector

The European Commission is partnering with the private sector to invest €5 billion (US$6.8 billion) in Europe's electronics sector.The Electronic Components and Systems for...

Privacy-focused Blackphone starts shipping to early adopters

The wait is almost over for early adopters of Blackphone, an Android-based smartphone that promises enhanced privacy and security.Geneva-based SGP Technologies, the phone's manufacturer,...

Foxconn CEO mocks curved displays on smartphones

The curved displays on new smartphones coming from Korea were the target of a joke by Foxconn Technology Group's CEO, who mocked the products...

Foxconn turns sights to robots, electrics cars, wearables

Expect more wearables, robots and even electric cars to come from manufacturing giant Foxconn Technology Group, as the Taiwanese company tries to reinvent itself...

Foxconn CEO blames past worker suicides on breakups, family disputes

Four years after a string of suicides brought unwanted attention to his company, Foxconn Technology Group's CEO said none of the deaths had to...

China sets out to become global leader in chip manufacturing

China is propping up its local chip manufacturing industry with new policies and financial support intended to turn the country into a semiconductor-making powerhouse...

Government IoT comp gets support from EE, John Lewis and others

The competition   and being run by Tech City UK, the Technology Strategy Board and Cambridge Wireless  began accepting applications yesterday, the first day...

Toshiba’s ‘7-in-1’ PC convertible is more cumbersome than cool

PC convertibles are not new, but Toshiba is releasing one that can change into seven different forms, thanks to its attachable keyboard and a...

Hackers distribute banking malware through Buffalo site in Japan

Customers of storage and networking equipment manufacturer Buffalo who downloaded certain files from the company's website in Japan last week might have had their...

Down on the factory-farm, Japan’s electronics makers are turning over a new leaf

Sure, you could buy a laptop, tablet or cloud service from Toshiba. But how about some spinach?The Tokyo-based conglomerate is joining other IT firms...

Unilever launches platform to boost start-up engagement

, launched The Unilever Foundry last week in a bid to attract start-ups with an established technology, rather than those at incubator stage. At the...

IPhone helps boost earnings for Foxconn’s Hon Hai

Big demand for Apple's iPhone likely helped Foxconn Technology Group's main manufacturing arm increase net profits by 19.5 percent in this year's first quarter.Foxconn's...

Box zings rivals with massive GE customer win

Rocked recently by reports that it has delayed its IPO, Box has rebounded with a major customer win, snapping up General Electric, which plans...

Japan police arrest man who made 3D-printed guns

Japan is putting its strict firearms-control laws up against the latest in digital manufacturing with the arrest of a man who allegedly made 3D-printed...