Taiwan OSATs embracing more car, industrial IC orders from IDMs

International IDMs including Infineon and STMicroelectronics continue stepping up production of automotive, industrial control and networking chips to meet ever-rising demand, outsourcing more backend operations for such chip solutions to partners in Taiwan, according to industry sources. IDMs still ...

AI 2.0 era arriving with challenges for enterprises, says Delta Research Center chief

The era of AI 2.0 is arriving along with the growing maturity and popularity of related technologies and tools, and enterprises must learn how to grasp the latest development trends and best utilize AI solutions to help them create maximum ...

Keysight sees promising demand for 5G mmWave, quantum, AI/ML

US-based Keysight Technologies has offered precision measurement tools for 5G mmWave and satellite device applications, while being engaged in the development for next-generation 6G devices. The company also expects demand for AI/ML, quantum and other emerging technologies to boom starting ...

Canadian AI firm Pleora seeks partners in Taiwan to provide integrated solution for industrial automation

Canada AI company Pleora Technologies which created GigE Vision, a standard for networking cameras and processing in industrial automation projects, joined the 2022 Canada Trade Office Taipei (CTOT) startup accelerator program, hoping to find strategic partners which are system ...

UK watchdogs to scrutinise widespread use of algorithms

The effort will be a collaboration between the CMA, FCA, ICO, and Ofcom

Amazon Invests $1 Billion to Improve Warehouse Robots

Amazon Industrial Innovation Fund (AIIF) debuts to provide $1 billion towards robots to improve warehouse safety.

Anticipating others’ behavior on the road

A new machine-learning system may someday help driverless cars predict the next moves of nearby drivers, cyclists, and pedestrians in real-time.

The unfulfilled promise of automation: DNA matters

Process automation brings much-needed efficiencies, but enterprise DNA is essential for the long-term strategy, ensuring business resiliency and innovation.

NCS realises automation potential with dedicated UiPath practice

NCS UiPath Automation Practic will build automation solutions on the UiPath platform to enhance NEXT services capabilities.

Ai's 'never-ending journey' to Super Intelligence - MIT's Max Tegmark lays out the route map

Artificial Intelligence, Artificial General Intelligence, Super Intelligence - this is Asimov’s Three Laws of Robotics and then some, as MIT's Max Tegmark explains.

HCL expands partnership with digital banking firm Avaloq for financial services

AgenciesHCL Technologies has expanded its global partnership with digital banking solutions provider Avaloq, the company said in a press statement on Wednesday.With this partnership, HCL will develop a lifecycle management centre for Avaloq clients and invest in ongoing training and ...

Row, row robo-boats, gently down the data stream - a new age of autonomous shipping sets sail

The UK is helping a robot launch a future vision of autonomous sea transport. What are the advantages and risks of this new technology?

Hyperautomation in action: The most exciting examples

Three case studies showcasing the potential for hyperautomation to radically transform business processes

CircleCI Report Finds Successful Software Teams Are Larger and Test Extensively

CircleCI – a continuous integration and continuous delivery platform – have released the findings from their 2022 State of Software Delivery Report. The report reveals that the most successful software delivery teams are larger, use extensive testing, and prioritise ...

Is IT Automation Unethical?

Here's an interesting thought experiment in an age of automation and remote work.

Review Cookie Clicker

If you have played Cookie Clicker previously, then you know what to expect, and you’re well aware that this might ruin your free time in the coming months. On the other hand, if you’ve never given it a chance, ...

The 14 most in-demand tech jobs

Looking to future proof your career? These are the roles that are likely to stay relevant for many years to come

Microsoft Buys Process Mining Company Minit

Microsoft on Thursday announced the acquisition of Minit, a maker of process mining software for organizations. Minit, a nine-year-old company that’s based in Europe, makes a mining solution that can work with “any system and data source” by using ...

Scaling and Automating Microservice Testing at Lyft

Lyft used cloud-based isolated environments for several purposes, including end-to-end testing. As the number of microservices increased, tests using these environments became harder to scale and lost value. Recent articles describe how Lyft shifted to testing using request isolation in ...

Writing Automated Tests on a Legacy Node.js Back-end

Key Takeaways Making I/O calls from business logic makes it difficult to write tests and slows down test execution The disadvantage of relying on mocks to test coupled code is tests may fail even when the business logic did not ...

Relimetrics offers quality assurance automation solution backed by Munich Re

Relimetrics, a leader in AI-based quality inspection for manufacturing processes, has announced that the detection accuracy and availability of its software systems will be guaranteed and that this guarantee is backed by the Munich Re Group, one of the world’s ...

Microsoft Commercially Releases PowerShell Crescendo for Wrapping Command-Line Apps

Microsoft on Thursday announced the “general availability” commercial release of PowerShell Crescendo. PowerShell Crescendo is a new installable module that’s used to wrap various “native” utility application command-line tools into PowerShell “commandlets” (cmdlets). It works across platforms and lets ...

Making On-Call Less Painful for Developers by Using High-Quality Alerts

On-call is an increasing reality for developers. Improving alerts to reduce noise, automation, and removing warnings can help to make on-call work more humane. Mario Fernández, staff engineer at Wayfair, shared his experiences from being on-call as a developer ...

HashiCorp Consul-Terraform-Sync Adds Task Creation API and New Integrations

HashiCorp has announced the release of version 0.5 of Consul-Terraform-Sync (CTS). CTS enables automating common networking tasks by creating Terraform modules that can be run as services are added or removed from Consul. This release adds new secure API ...

Equipment maker Symtek to embrace strong 2022

Taiwan-based Symtek Automation Asia, which provides automation equipment to support capacity expansions at PCB and IC substrate makers, expects to post a double-digit revenue surge in 2022. Symtek has seen brisk order visibility this year, buoyed by strong demand ...

Benefits of AI and machine learning for cloud security

AI and machine learning may not be a silver bullet, but they can still play an important part in cloud security strategies

What are the key pitfalls of data centre network automation?

Automation can streamline data centre networking, but it presents challenges that must be overcome when planning, implementing, and using it.

Software firm Blue Prism edges closer to London delisting after US takeover

US fintech company SS&C’s £1.24bn takeover of British software firm Blue Prism has passed regulatory checks and is expected to go ahead, pending approval in a March court hearing.  If approved at the 14 March court hearing, the takeover ...

Ace Pillar, Coretronic MEMS showcase products at Taiwan machine show

Mechatronic component distributor Ace Pillar and MEMS sensor maker Coretronic MEMS are showcasing products used in industrial automation at the combined exhibition TIMTOS (Taipei International Machine Tool Show) x TMTS (Taiwan International Machine Tool Show) in Taipei during February ...

Vietnam ready to become self-reliant in technology: FPT leader

FPT will continue to research and apply latest technologies such as automation, artificial intelligence, blockchain technology and cloud computing (Source: fpt.ai) Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam has 64,000 digital enterprises and the figure is on the rise, which is a good ...

AMD and DoiT partner to help Google Cloud customers maximise performance

The collaboration also aims to reduce costs and improve the security of cloud workloads running on Epyc

Celigo Hosts Inaugural Post-Digital Ecommerce Automation Summit

Celigo, the leading enterprise-wide Integration Platform as a Service (iPaaS) for the mid-market, today announced the first-ever Post-Digital Ecommerce Automation Summit (The Summit) for mid-market businesses. Bringing together leading ecommerce brands to offer expert insights, The Summit aims to enable ...

Jaguar Land Rover to adopt Nvidia AI tech by 2025

Cars will soon be fitted with sensors that allow for advanced dashboard visualisations of a vehicle's surroundings

Kyndryl and Nokia partnership targets $510bn industry 4.0 market

Two firms aim to capitalise on need for digital transformation across the manufacturing sector

Eclipse Automation celebrates groundbreaking for its first factory in Asia

A groundbreaking ceremony for Eclipse Automation’s new factory was held on February 10, 2022, in Penang, Malaysia. The Batu Kawan facility is set to serve its major customers across the Asia-Pacific region and other regions. Factory construction is expected ...

Podcast transcript: Building the supermarket of the future

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The IT Pro Podcast: Building the supermarket of the future

How robotics and AI help get your groceries to your door

Asia Tech Image to intensify automation of production lines

Contact image sensor (CIS) module maker Asia Tech Image has set aside a capital expenditure budget of about NT$50 million (US$1.8 million) for automation of production lines at its factory in Shenzhen, China, and the other in Myanmar in ...

Mirle fulfills NT$1 billion worth of orders from AUO

AU Optronics (AUO) has announced the purchase of a batch of equipment from Mirle Automation for NT$1.02 billion (US$36.6 million). Mirle, dedicated to supplying automated logistics systems and flat panel display (FPD) transporting equipment, said previously that its backlog ...

SuperSeed is searching for business AI startups to back with £50m fund

Seed-stage venture capital firm SuperSeed is looking for UK business automation startups to back with a fund that’s targeting a £50m close. The London-based VC has so far raised £31m of its Fund II and plans to invest between ...


Podcast transcript: How to automate your business

The IT Pro Podcast: How to automate your business

Uneven chip supplies not necessarily all bad: Q&A with ChipMOS Technologies chair SJ Cheng

Robo-wars ahead - how Ocado plans to re-imagine grocery shopping with new robotics and automation solutions

Self-driving car users shouldn't be accountable for accidents, report suggests

Understanding Dirty Reads: What NOLOCK Does to Your Queries

Implementing Remote Software Verification and Validation Using a Real Vehicle

Automated Mushroom Cultivation Yields Delicious Fried Goodies

What are the Prerequisites for Performing Selenium Automation Testing?

Google Cloud Embraces Security Orchestration Through Siemplify Acquisition

Skydio 2+ Drone Brings Dazzling Cinematography Within Easy Reach

2018 LA Auto Show: Interviewing Rivian's CEO (R1S & R1T)

Fluffy, a dog-like robot, is helping Ford upgrade plants

Tech Mahindra to acquire 100% stake in Allyis India, Green Investments

Symtek Automation Asia has orders visibility until 2H22

Why the education system is failing future workers – and how edtech can fix it

This Servo Actuated Multimeter Does The Twist

A Honeycomb Patching Robot Powered By Arduino

No Corners Were Cut On This Arduino Circle Cutter

Linux-Fu: Automation For Chrome And The Desktop By Matching Screenshots

Compile A Hydroponics System From Source

Home Monitoring, Without All The Sensors

Automated Part Removal Gets Serious With The Chain Production Add-on

The Ever-Accelerating Automation Of Fast Food

Automating Mini Blinds The Rental-Friendly Way

Building The Ultimate Raspberry Pi Automation Controller

Automation With A New Twist

Alfred Jones And Kipp Bradford To Deliver Keynotes At Remoticon Next Week

Walmart Gives Up On Stock-Checking Robots

Automated Balcony Shade Uses NFC

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