Biden calls Intel's plan to build $20B chip factories in Ohio 'a game changer'

Intel has announced that it will spend $20 billion on two new semiconductor factories in Ohio. The company says that the factories won't be ready to start making chips until 2025, so the news sadly won't relieve us of the chip shortage making PC gaming so hard right now (which Intel estimates will continue until next year), but it could be the start of a long term shift in chip manufacturing. Alongside the announcement, President Biden is talking up his administration's effort to alleviate the global semiconductor shortage by increasing production in the US.
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Alaska Sold Off GE, Carnival, Micron Tech, and T-Mobile Stocks

The Alaska Department of Revenue, which collects and invests public funds, has slashed investments in well-known stocks that underperformed the market last year. The agency sold material amounts of investments in General Electric (ticker: GE), cruise line Carnival (CCL), chip maker Micron Technology (MU), and wireless-services provider T-Mobile US (TMUS). The Alaska Department of Revenue disclosed stock trades, among others, in a form he filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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The UK is exploring the underlining of the Ômicron variant

In early December, a team of researchers identified a subline of the Ômicron variant (BA.2), which this Friday (21) the UK Health Agency – the UK Health Security Agency – classified BA.2 as a “variant under investigation”. For now, this new “version” title variation is of no concern.

The UK has found a new mutation in the Omicron variant in 53 people

Strain BA.2 has been found in other European countries, mainly in Denmark, causing up to half of the pollution. A new mutation Micron variation Govt-19 was diagnosed in 53 people United Kingdom. The UK Health Safety Agency (UKHSA) reported on Friday that a sister variant of BA.1, the Ômicron type, had been detected in other European countries. This strain will lead to an increase in infections in the country in December. However, there is no indication yet that the strain PA.2 Be more serious. At Denmark The government says it is already responsible for half of the pollution, but hospital admissions have not increased and that vaccines in circulation could be effective in combating more serious forms. UKHSA Chief Medical Consultant Susan Hopkins is confident in the effectiveness of the vaccine. “This set of recent analyzes demonstrates once again that the booster dose of the vaccine provides significant protection against admission to Omicron Hospital. Booster doses increase protection against both symptomatic and non-symptomatic infections, which can reduce the spread in the population,” he explained.

Top Analyst Reports for Walmart, Micron & Enbridge

The Zacks Research Daily presents the best research output of our analyst team. Today's Research Daily features new research reports on 16 major stocks, including Walmart Inc. (. WMT. ), Micron Technology, Inc. (. MU. ), and Enbridge Inc. (. ENB. ). These research reports have been hand-picked from the...

Is Micron a Buy as it Nears $100?

An industry leader in innovative memory and storage solutions Micron Technology Inc. (MU) offers a diverse range of high-performance DRAM, NAND, and NOR memory and storage solutions under the Micron and Crucial brands. The company delivered stronger than expected quarterly results last month, backed by high demand from data centers and electric vehicle (EV) manufacturers, and raised its future outlook based on expectations of an easing of chip shortages this year.

Omicron detection rate 47.1%… Dominant area, new response system applied

With the micron mutation spreading so fast that the detection rate is close to half, the number of new corona19 patients on the 22nd is expected to record mid-6,000. From next week, Omicron is expected to be the dominant species, and from Wednesday, a new test and treatment system will be applied in the Omicron dominant region.

Manassas retail vacancies are at historic lows, while Micron expansion advances

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China Mobile and Huawei Complete a Modular Data Center in Six Months

China Mobile has partnered with Huawei to create a modular data center in the historic Chinese city of Xi’an, in order to deal with an influx in mobile data caused by tourists. Thanks to modular ‘LEGO-like’ construction, Huawei says it delivered a facility consisting of 938 cabinets in just...

A basic DDR5 memory reaches the most expensive by overclocking

With the launch of memory format DDR5 for consumer platforms, there are still many doubts about when it will become a standard. Its big problem is that to reach speeds that exceed the format DDR4, the kits DDR5 that do tend to be the most expensive, but overclocker Rauf shows how entry-level kits from DDR5 they can offer similar performance through overclocking optimized sub-timings.

Post-Fire, ASML Expects 20 Percent Sales Growth in 2022

ASML, the lone supplier of extreme ultraviolet (EUV) lithography equipment used by chipmakers to extend Moore’s Law, has shrugged off damage from a fire at a Berlin plant and expects sales this year to grow by about 20 percent. “We currently believe that we can manage the situation, and...

Save 18% on this 20-pack of N95 masks because Omicron

Hello, it's January 2022, and here we are again, still wearing masks. If it's time to freshen up your supply, consider this deal on over-head N95s (especially since cloth masks are officially no longer advised) that are rated 4.5 stars for quality and comfort by Amazon users and bots pretending to be Amazon users.