Sun rises to the challenge
Features 2/19/1996 Post a comment New 64-bit Ultra workstations have moved Sun back into the desktop-technology race. Along the way, engineers grappled with problems of high power and heat, fledgling technologies that needed to be ready for mass production, and intense time pressure.
Sciaky, provider of electron-beam additive manufacturing (EBAM) services, will start selling these machines commercially in September. The company has used its EBAM 3D printing technology for making very large, high-value, metal prototypes and production parts for aerospace and defense OEMs.
At this year’s Google I/O, the spotlight was pointed on gender inequality in the high-tech industry. Google has established a new initiative that it hopes will even out the playing field, Made w/Code. Part of this initiative will fund free online courses in basic coding.
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