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Netflix halts House of Cards production 'until further notice' [Update]

Netflix halts House of Cards production 'until further notice' [Update]

Update: Netflix announced on Tuesday that it is suspending production on the sixth and final season of House of Cards until further notice.  The streaming service said the suspension “will give us time to review the current situation with our producing partners at MRC [Media Rights Capital].”  House of Cards star and producer Kevin SpaceyRead more about Netflix halts House of Cards production 'until further notice' [Update][…]

Hi-rel NFC tag chip for industrial use

Hi-rel NFC tag chip for industrial use

Called AS3956, it is intended to act as a contactless bridge between a microcontroller and NFC readers or NFC-equipped phones. The chip is able to operate fully powered by the RF field, without any external supply, and can supply 5mA to external loads. “This, combined with an advanced energy harvesting feature, greatly increases battery life timeRead more about Hi-rel NFC tag chip for industrial use[…]

The best iPhone X deals to pre-order today

The best iPhone X deals to pre-order today

The iPhone X is Apple’s ridiculously big, ridiculously powerful 10th anniversary phone and it’s finally available for pre-order. And if you’re in the market to buy then you’ve come to exactly the right place – we’ve collected up all the best iPhone X deals to pre-order right here. On this page, we’ll tell you howRead more about The best iPhone X deals to pre-order today[…]

No tourist is safe in Stan's terrifying new trailer for Wolf Creek season 2

No tourist is safe in Stan's terrifying new trailer for Wolf Creek season 2

Australia’s answer to the boogeyman is back! Only this time, he’s got a whole busload of tourists to slay as they make their way across the harsh plains of the Outback.  Though it’d already released a couple of small teasers prior to this, Stan has now unleashed a full trailer for the second season ofRead more about No tourist is safe in Stan's terrifying new trailer for Wolf Creek season 2[…]

Only Connect: On high temperature connectors from ITT Cannon

Only Connect: On high temperature connectors from ITT Cannon

Welcome to another post in the series by Nick Locke, of Nicab Ltd, who has more than 15 years experience in the electronics manufacturing industry specialising in interconnection cable assembly. If you have products that are working in extreme environments but struggle to find connectors that can withstand very high temperatures, then look no further…Read more about Only Connect: On high temperature connectors from ITT Cannon[…]

Paris Games Week 2017: the best trailers from PlayStation's showcase

Paris Games Week 2017: the best trailers from PlayStation's showcase

Sony’s Paris Games Week conference has come and gone, bringing with it a glut of new trailers for us to feast on. There were trailers for brand new games as well as confirmed upcoming titles from both first and third-party studios across the PlayStation VR and PS4 platforms.  To make your feasting feel more likeRead more about Paris Games Week 2017: the best trailers from PlayStation's showcase[…]

Mouser offers customers a free inventory management tool

Mouser offers customers a free inventory management tool

Users will be able to manage and track their stock of electronic components and related supplies. Using the iOS and Android apps they scan barcodes as well as print bin labels directly from the application. The tool is free for any customer with a My Mouser account on the distributor’s website. Hayne Shumate, Mouser’s seniorRead more about Mouser offers customers a free inventory management tool[…]

Why wait? eBay Black Friday 2017 deals start this week

Why wait? eBay Black Friday 2017 deals start this week

eBay deals on Black Friday 2017 may not be here for a few more weeks, but the retail site is getting into the savings spirit early with some scary good sales the day after Halloween. And that’s just the beginning.  You see, eBay wants you to be a “first-minute” shopper this year by saving bigRead more about Why wait? eBay Black Friday 2017 deals start this week[…]

Unhappy ST workers may affect production

Unhappy ST workers may affect production

This situation could lead, says CAD-ST, to interruptions in production. “STMicroelectronics must close the staffing gap in Crolles linked, firstly to the increased activity generated by large contracts obtained in recent months from very large global players, and secondly to the early departures of employees who resign, do not stay or threaten to leave,” saysRead more about Unhappy ST workers may affect production[…]