Day: August 27, 2020

SEC Redefines Accredited Investors to Include Those With Proven Knowledge

2020-08-27 By admin

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has amended the definition of accredited investors, such as to include those with proven financial knowledge. The broader definition will enable more people to invest in private offerings of cryptocurrency investments. SEC’s New Accredited Investor Definition The SEC announced Wednesday that it has adopted amendments to the definition […]

TSMC Launches New N12e Process: FinFET at 0.4V for IoT

2020-08-27 By admin

One of the main drivers for the semiconductor industry is the growth in always-connected devices that require silicon inside, either for compute, communication, or control. The ‘Internet of Things’ era, depending on who you speak to, is set to scale to many billions of devices and subsequently many billions of dollars in opportunities. In order […]

TSMC: We have 50% of All EUV Installations, 60% Wafer Capacity

2020-08-27 By admin

One of the overriding central messages to TSMC’s Technology Symposium this week is that the company is a world leader in semiconductor manufacturing, especially at the leading edge process technology. To further hit the message home, TSMC showcased a slide indicating where it stands in relation to others: by using a combination of public ASML […]

Best Consumer Hard Drives: August 2020

2020-08-27 By admin

In our series of Hard Disk Drive guides, here’s the latest update to our list of recommended HDDs. All numbers in the text are updated to reflect pricing at the time of writing. Data storage requirements have kept increasing over the last several years. While SSDs have taken over the role of the primary drive […]

New SEC Filing Shows Fidelity Preparing to Launch Bitcoin Fund

2020-08-27 By admin

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has published a new filing for a bitcoin fund, submitted by Fidelity Investments’ head of strategy and planning. Bitcoin Index Fund Filed With SEC The SEC published Wednesday a Notice of Exempt Offering of Securities (Form D) filing for a new bitcoin fund. The issuer is Wise Origin […]

TSMC and Graphcore Prepare for AI Acceleration on 3nm

2020-08-27 By admin

One of the side announcements made during TSMC’s Technology Symposium was that it already has customers on hand with product development progressing for its future 3nm process node technology. As we’ve reported on previously, TSMC is developing its 3nm for risk production next year, and high volume manufacturing in the second half of 2022, so […]

PhotoDemon is a powerful open-source photo editor for Windows

2020-08-27 By admin

PhotoDemon is an open source photo editor for Microsoft’s Windows operating system. The developer released PhotoDemon 8.0 recently, and I took the opportunity to take a closer look at what it has to offer. The latest version of PhotoDemon is available on the project’s GitHub website. Adventurous folks can also grab the Nightly version instead […]