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Machvision Enters PCB Testing with AI Embedded AOI

Taiwan-based automated optical inspection (AOI) equipment developer and manufacturer Machvision Inc. demonstrated a new product for PCB testing which integrates AI embedded automated optical inspection technology into creating what’s called the Index CCD four-wire tester. Machvision partnered with YoungTek Electronics, …

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IMF Lifts Taiwan GPD Growth Forecast to 4.7%

The International Monetary Fund upgraded its economic growth forecast for Taiwan this year to 4.7%. The global economic growth is expected to expand 6% this year. DBS Senior Economist Tieying Ma also upgraded Taiwan’s gross domestic product growth forecast for …

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Japan and US to Build a Chip Supply Chain

Japan and the US plan to build a semiconductor supply chain to reduce the current dependence and risk of chip production in certain regions with details to be discussed in a summit when Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and U.S. …

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How Harmful Are Data Centers To Our Climate?

A recent article by Wired discussed carbon footprint emissions upon streaming Netflix using a measuring tool called DIMPACT, which indicated that an hour of film streaming releases a little less than 100 grams of carbon, encompassing the process for data …