COVID: Pandemic-Era Microchip Shortage Is Making Auto Parts Hard To GetBay Area drivers may need patience if their cars break down. The pandemic created a shortage of microchips. That created a shortage of new cars, which sent the price for new and used cars skyrocketing. Now it's landing in your local auto repair shop.
Samsung Poised To Unseat Intel As King Of MicrochipsIntel's more than two decade-long reign as the king of the silicon-based semiconductor is poised to end Thursday when South Korea's Samsung Electronics elbows the U.S. manufacturer aside to become the leading maker of computer chips.
Google Teams Up With Swiss Firm To Develop Smart Contact Lens For Diabetics, Visually ImpairedGoogle takes a giant step forward in bringing its smart contact lens technology to the masses by partnering with a Swiss pharmaceutical company that plans to use the lens to improve vision and monitor health conditions.
Remote-Controlled Contraceptive Chip Can Deliver Birth Control For Up To 16 YearsA Massachusetts company is rethinking the future of contraception with a tiny chip that can be implanted under a woman's skin.