The Archives

12-14-21
🌚moon race, 🍕the pizza paradox, and 👀a story about sneaky ex-Apple engineers.
12-07-21
🪐 the fundamental theory of physics, ⚡️ a new approach to chip floor planning, 🍎 Apple’s 11,000 parking spots
11-30-21
👾 cryptographic semiconductor fingerprints, 🚙 automakers + custom silicon, 🥽 and chimpanzees in virtual reality.
11-16-21
🚙 GM eliminating seat heaters, 🚜 an old, used tractor going for $175k, 💥 and space-plastic crashing at over 15,000mph.
11-09-21
👷♂️ $1T infrastructure bill breakdown, ⚡️7,000 talks on C++ and Rust, 💰TSMC’s 77M metric tons of water, and 💰 a $550M early-stage deep-tech fund.
11-02-21
👁Facebook is now Meta, ⚡️zapping molten tin with lasers, 💰GlobalFoundries $26B IPO, and 💡an open-source ASIC design conference
10-26-21
🦾 Intel spending $20B, 🦆 the physics behind duck formations, 💵 DoD spending by state, and …🦨 cringe ferrets
10-19-21
⚓️ 1,000+ abandoned sailors, 🍎 Apple’s history with silicon, 🪐 NASA’s asteroid blasters, and 👨🏭 homemade integrated circuits
10-12-21
🏭 Huawei battles their own chip shortage, 🚢 15th century shipbuilding techniques, and 🛩 breaking down a mid-air collision in AZ
10-06-21
🦊Foxconn saves Lordstown, 🤖Amazon’s new robot, and 💰DoD getting into VC