Nest man leaves the nest
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Flies to roost under Google's wing

The CEO of Nest is stepping down from that position as the fledgling company becomes integrated with Google.

Rolls Royce using cockroach robots
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The only problem is they scuttle away when the light is switched on

Rolls-Royce is developing tiny “cockroach” robots that can crawl inside aircraft engines to spot and fix problems.

Silicon wafer demand propped up by the IoT and clever cars
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But there are shortfalls

The Internet of Things and the move to more intelligent cars is creating a shortfall in the supply of silicon wafers and other raw materials, which will likely persist through 2025.

Compal spruces up its PC and smart device business
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Aiming to double its share price

Compal will carry out further improvements and integration of its PC and smart device departments, and boost its non-PC revenues and overall profitability its newly appointed president CP Wong has claimed.

Qualcomm and Gizwits team up on IoT
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First commercial IoT development platform supporting upgrade to LTE IoT

Qualcomm has teamed up with IoT development platform maker Gizwits to create a breakthrough in IoT development solutions by working toward delivering the world’s first commercial 2G cellular modules with field upgrades to LTE IoT (eMTC/Cat-M1 and NB-IoT/Cat-NB1).