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Biden can’t fix the chip shortage any time soon. Here’s why.

Semiconductor executive Tom Caulfield knew a crisis was brewing when he started getting frantic calls from big automakers just before Christmas. “Tom, you’re killing me. You need to make more,” Caulfield, the chief executive of chipmaker GlobalFoundries, recalls the auto executives saying. “Ford, Volkswagen, BMW, Daimler-Benz, Fiat Chrysler, GM — every one of them became […]

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Apple earnings show strong iPad and Mac sales can’t make up for the iPhone

Enlarge / Apple CEO Tim Cook. Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg via Getty Images Apple announced its fourth-quarter earnings today after the bell, and it was something of a strange quarter because, unlike some previous years (including last year), this quarter’s numbers did not include an iPhone launch. The iPhone 12’s various models ship in October and […]


Final Fantasy VII Remake review: Thundaga can’t strike twice

Final Fantasy VII Remake review: Thundaga can’t strike twice “…although the complete Final Fantasy VII storyline is a fascinating, emotional globetrotting adventure, this first 40-hour romp is anything but.” A well-written expansion of one of gaming’s most beloved stories Visually striking when the story calls for it Generously voiced and gorgeously scored with solid performances […]