Mass Production of Optimus Maximus Has Not Started

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If you've been following news of the full-sized 113-keys Optimus Maximus keyboard with colour OLED screens (10.1mm² large with a 48x48 pixel resolution) located inside each key, you are probably aware of the bad news...

Sony to sell PS3 chip production lines to Toshiba

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Recent rumours, later denied by Sony Corporation, have turned out to be true. According to Reuters, Sony plans to sell its "Cell" microprocessor output facility in Nagasaki prefecture and "RSX" graphic chip production line in...

'$100 laptop' production begins

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Five years after the concept was first proposed, the so-called $100 laptop is poised to go into mass production. Hardware suppliers have been given the green light to ramp-up production of all of the components...

Zink to Step-Up Production of Inkless Printing Paper

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Inkless printing company ZINK Imaging has completed its purchase of Konica Minolta's manufacturing facility in North Carolina, enabling ZINK to step-up production of paper for its Zero-Ink print process. ZINK Paper is special photo paper...

LG Electronics to cut PDP production

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LG Electronics has announced plans to cut back production of plasma display panel screens as part of it efforts to improve the business performance of its display operations. The company will close the oldest of...

Nintendo plans to boost Wii production

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Nintendo President Satoru Iwata has promised that production was being boosted to increase deliveries by next month: "We must do our best to fix this abnormal lack of stock. We have not been able to...

Toshiba Hastens NAND Flash Production

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Toshiba Corporation, one of the world's largest producers of flash memory chips, is expanding production of NAND flash memory chips faster than originally planned. Most of Toshiba's manufacturing line in its number-three chip factory can...

Intel Builds Fourth 45nm Production Facility

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Intel Corporation announced an investment of between $1 billion to $1.5 billion in its fourth factory scheduled to use the 45nm process: the Rio Rancho Fab 11X site. The production in New Mexico is scheduled...

ATi To Begin 45nm Production in 2008

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TSMC released details earlier this year on its 45nm process, revealing some of the challenges faced with the shrink. The 2008 timeframe set by ATI falls in-line with AMD's plans to move to 45nm for...

Ubisoft Opens Production Studio in Bulgaria

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Ubisoft, one of the world's largest video game publishers, announced the opening of a new studio in Sofia, Bulgaria. Alexandru-Ion Radu, recently named director of recruitment and training at Ubisoft's Romania studio, has been appointed...

Production on Carmageddon Sequel Halted

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Eurogamer has reported that production on the upcoming Carmageddon sequel, developed by Visual Science and published by Eidos, has been halted. At this point it is not clear if the title will be scrapped...

PSP Production Cut by a Third?

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Thanks to forum member Spartan_X for posting this in Neowin's BPN Companies manufacturing components for Sony's PSP handheld were initially told by the electronics giant to expect production numbers of 18 million...

High Definition DVDs Ready for Production

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A consortium of manufacturers has announced its readiness to begin volume production of high definition recordable DVDs (HD DVDs). The first HD DVDR discs will go on sale next year, at around the same time...

Apple integrates video apps in Production Suite

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Apple has bundled its Final Cut Pro HD, Motion, and DVD Studio Pro 3 software into a single suite for film and video called Production Suite. The integrated suite combines the latest versions of Apple's...

Intel CEO Memo: Production Problems Unacceptable

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Craig Barrett, the chief executive at Intel isn't too pleased with all the problems that Intel has been experiencing. Lately Intel has been missing product deadlines, and has had to recall its Grantsdale chipset....

Nanotube Non-Volatile Memory Entering Production

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Nantero, Inc. announced today that it is teaming with LSI Logic Corporation (NYSE: LSI) to develop semiconductor process technology, expediting the effective utilization of carbon nanotubes in CMOS fabrication. The joint development project...

Sony Stops Production of PSX

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According to Japanese weekly magazine Shukan Gendai, Sony's HDD/DVD Recorder and PlayStation 2 media system PSX stopped production in the beginning of April. In response to the magazine, Sony Electronics' public relations spokesman confirmed that...

AMD to Test 90nm Microprocessor Production in April

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Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Robert Rivet for Advanced Micro Devices presented at the Morgan Stanley Semiconductor and Systems Conference on Monday to tell the analysts about updates in the company's microprocessor and...

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