U.S. forges new ‘battery belt’ in hopes of electric future

Tokyo, 12 May, /AJMEDIA/ Growing up, Devante Cuthbertson assumed he might have to leave his North Carolina hometown to pursue a career, but a new multi-billion-dollar Toyota battery plant is… Read more

Chip giant TSMC’s April revenue jumps 60% on-year

Tokyo, 11 May, /AJMEDIA/ Taiwanese chip giant TSMC said on Friday that April revenue jumped nearly 60 percent on-year, riding a huge wave of demand for the advanced semiconductors used… Read more

TikTok to start labeling AI-generated content as technology becomes more universal

Tokyo, 10 May, /AJMEDIA/ TikTok will begin labeling content created using artificial intelligence when it’s been uploaded from outside its own platform in an attempt to combat misinformation. “AI enables… Read more

Amazon to invest $9 billion in Singapore

Tokyo, 9 May, /AJMEDIA/ Amazon said Tuesday it would invest U.S.$9 billion in Singapore over the next four years to expand its cloud computing capabilities in the city. The announcement… Read more

Nintendo to make announcement on Switch successor this fiscal year

Tokyo, 8 May, /AJMEDIA/ Nintendo said Tuesday it will make an announcement about a highly anticipated new console by the end of March 2025 as sales decline of the hugely… Read more

Sony backtracks after anger from ‘Helldivers 2’ players

Tokyo, 7 May, /AJMEDIA/ Sony backtracked Monday after players of its popular cooperative third-person shooter game “Helldivers 2” pushed back against a requirement to link with its PlayStation Network platform.… Read more

Lawsuit against Meta asks if Facebook users have right to control their feeds using external tools

Tokyo, 6 May, /AJMEDIA/ Do social media users have the right to control what they see — or don’t see — on their feeds? A lawsuit filed against Facebook parent… Read more

Electric air taxis are on the way – quiet eVTOLs may be flying passengers as early as 2025

Tokyo, 5 May, /AJMEDIA/ Imagine a future with nearly silent air taxis flying above traffic jams and navigating between skyscrapers and suburban droneports. Transportation arrives at the touch of your… Read more

SK Hynix says high-end AI memory chips almost sold out through 2025

Tokyo, 4 May, /AJMEDIA/ South Korean semiconductor giant SK Hynix said Friday its entire 2024 production of high-end memory chips was sold out and most of next year’s line was… Read more

Apple profit ebbs as iPhone sales under pressure

Tokyo, 3 May, /AJMEDIA/ Apple on Thursday said its quarterly profit ebbed but topped market forecasts as it announced an unprecedented $110 billion share buyback. The iPhone maker reported a… Read more