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Skyworks gives weak preliminary results, cites weakness across largest smartphone customers

Skyworks Solutions issued weak first quarter guidance Tuesday. The semiconductor company lowered revenue projections to $970 million from $1 billion to $1.02 billion. “First fiscal quarter results were impacted by unit weakness across our largest smartphone customers,” said Liam K. Griffin, president and chief executive officer of Skyworks, in a …

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GeoBits: Unearthly, Bizarre and Shiny Edition

Hello, and welcome to GeoBits, wherein I give a formal name to the occasional roundups of tasty geoscience news we do here. This inaugural edition has some truly incredible and inspiring stuff. We begin with a seismic mystery on November 11th that had some scientists joking about sea monsters. …

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As California firefighters battled the state’s largest wildfire, Verizon throttled their data

A Northern California fire department says Verizon slowed its wireless data speeds to a crawl last month, rendering some of its high-tech tracking equipment almost useless as firefighters battled the largest wildfire in state history. In an August 20 court filing, Santa Clara County Fire Chief Anthony Bowden said his …

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‘Cold War’ opens largest Sarajevo film festival By Reuters

© Reuters. Workers prepare the red carpet for 24th Sarajevo Film Festival in Sarajevo By Daria Sito-Sucic SARAJEVO (Reuters) – “Cold War”, by Oscar-winning Polish director Pawel Pawlikowski, will open the 24th Sarajevo Film Festival (SFF) on Friday, the largest film competition and industry platform in a region stretching from …

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Mendocino fire is now the largest ever in California’s modern history

Noah Berger | AFP | Getty Images Battalion Chief Matt Sully directs operations on the Ranch Fire, part of the Mendocino Complex Fire in California, on Aug. 5, 2018. A sprawling blaze in Northern California grew on Monday into the largest wildfire ever recorded in the state, authorities said. According …

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