Watching nanomaterials form in 4D: Novel technology allows researchers to see dynamic reactions as they happen at … – Nanotechnology News (press release)

Nanotechnology News (press release)Watching nanomaterials form in 4D: Novel technology allows researchers to see dynamic reactions as they happen at …Nanotechnology News (press release)“Because these materials are on the nanometer length scale, we obviously needed an electron microscope to observe them,” said Gianneschi, a member of Northwestern's International Institute of Nanotechnology. “So, essentially, we wanted to use the …

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Amazon to raise Prime membership in US to $119 from $99 – CNET

The 20 percent price hike goes into effect May 11 and hits existing customers’ renewals on June 16.

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Penn State CNEU Nanotechnology Summer School to Aid Students Impacted by Hurricane Maria – Newswise (press release)

Penn State CNEU Nanotechnology Summer School to Aid Students Impacted by Hurricane MariaNewswise (press release)Needless to say, it was a very serious situation and the nanotechnology program was severely impacted by the hurricane. But we believed we could help them through this difficult time.” The $176,000 grant, administered through the NSF's Advanced …

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First 3-D Printed Wind-Blade Mold, Energy-Saving Nanoparticles Earn Sandia National Awards

Sandia National Laboratories has won the Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer's national 2018 Technology Focus Award for designing the first wind turbine blades fabricated from a 3-D printed mold, which could dramatically shorten the time and expense of developing new wind energy technology. The labs also won FLC's Excellence in Technology Transfer Award for advanced nanomaterial window films that could save consumers billions in energy costs each year.

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Pro-Trump social media stars ‘Diamond and Silk’ slam Facebook in Congressional hearing – CNET

The popular social media duo, who are vocal supporters of Donald Trump, have accused Facebook of bias against conservatives and say they were censored.

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Renault, IKEA France team up to help you get that too-big bookcase home – Roadshow

The two companies are working together to offer self-service vehicle rentals through Renault’s Mobility app from 180 IKEA locations in France.

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A simple method etches patterns at the atomic scale

A precise, chemical-free method for etching nanoscale features on silicon wafers has now been developed.

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Snap updates Spectacles with faster uploads, water resistance – CNET

The first version of Snap’s camera-sunglasses went from hype to afterthought in a couple months. Now, the company is reviving the device with some tweaks.

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Cyient Acquires Semiconductor Firm AnSem N.V.

April 26, 2018 — Cyient Limited , a global provider of engineering, manufacturing, geospatial, networks, and operations management services, today announced that its step down subsidiary Cyient Europe Ltd. has acquired AnSem N.V., a leading fabless, custom analog and mixed-signal application-specific integrated circuits design company. AnSem specializes in advanced analog, radio frequency, and mixed-signal integrated circuit design and provides custom ASICs for clients around the world across key industries, including automotive, medical, industrial, smart home, and smart grid, with long-life applications of five to ten years.

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Nintendo says it’ll sell 20M Switch consoles in the next year – CNET

The Japanese gaming giant is selling a whole lot of Switch consoles — just under 18 million, in fact — and expects to sell even more over the coming year.

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