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Meter readers given hand devises to counter over-billing
November 22, 2014
RAWALPINDI, Nov. 22 -- IESCO has started giving Hand Held Unit (HHU) to its meter readers to avoid over billing issues. HHU is a device already being used in noting the readings of gas meters. However, meter readers are being trained to how to use new meter readers. Almost 200 meter readers are being trained for this purpose in Rawalpindi. Numeral people have issued notice to IESCO through court to get back their overpaid money, whereas IESCO has planned to adjust the overpaid money through bills. Published by HT Syndication with permission from Daily Times. For any query with respect to this article or any other content requirement, please contact Editor at htsyndication@hindustantimes.com

ITE-Samsung Tech Hub opens to provide real-world training for students
November 21, 2014
SINGAPORE: The ITE-Samsung Tech Hub was officially opened on Friday (Nov 21), and it aims to prepare Institute of Technical Education (ITE) students in relevant courses for careers in the mobile and display technology industries. It was opened by Minister of State for Education and Communications and Information Sim Ann. The Tech Hub, located at ITE College East, consists of a Display Solutions Centre that showcases various emerging display technologies, and a Mobile Service Centre that trains students in mobile device technical support and customer service by simulating Samsung's customer service environment. The current batch of ITE College East students enrolled in Nitec in Electronics (Mobile Devices) and Nitec in Electronics (Display Technology) are now taking lessons at the new hub. To enrich their hands-on experience, 52 students in Nitec in Electronics (Mobile Devices) are also undergoing an eight-week joint certification programme that focuses on technical training and product knowledge of the latest Samsung smartphones and tablets. It hub also aims to improve the employability of ITE students, and is part of the ITE-Samsung Industry Project Programme, which also includes industrial attachment opportunities and scholarships. "We focus on empowering students with both broad and deep skills that prepare them for the real world in industry," said ITE's director and CEO Bruce Poh. 

SiTime is Now a Wholly Owned Subsidiary of MegaChips; MegaChips Completes Acquisition of SiTime
November 21, 2014
SiTime Corporation , a MEMS and analog semiconductor company, today announced the completion of its acquisition by MegaChips Corporation (Tokyo Stock Exchange: 6875), a top 25 fabless semiconductor company based in Japan. This closing follows the announcement on October 28, 2014, that SiTime had entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by MegaChips for $200 million in cash.

Everlight announces launch of light sources for automotive applications
November 21, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: Everlight Electronics Co., Ltd., which deals in LED and optoelectronics industry, has announced the launch of several light sources for interior and exterior automotive applications.

SUSS MicroTec wins order for ACS300 coater/developer tool from SPIL
November 21, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: SUSS MicroTec, a supplier of equipment and process solutions for the semiconductor industry, has received an order for its ACS300 coater/developer tool from Siliconware Precision Industries Co., Ltd., or SPIL, a provider of semiconductor packaging and testing services.

A New Document from Dumpling Sandwich Highlights its Pencil sketch App.
November 21, 2014
  San Jose, CA (PRWEB) November 21, 2014       A recent document from the makers of Pencil Sketch reveals the unique abilities of the app now that it is optimized for Intel(R) Atom™ processors-based Android* tablets. The application allows users to convert their photos into interesting line drawings.

A New Brochure Highlights Security Advantages of Smart App Lock.
November 21, 2014
  (PRWEB) November 21, 2014         A recent publication from SpSoft, the makers of the remarkable security app, showcases some of the unique benefits to mobile device users. Now that the app is optimized for Intel(R) Atom™ processor-based Android* tablets, the Smart App Lock tool presents customizable security features to a larger audience of tablet users.

Material Handler - Shipping and Receiving
November 21, 2014
National Defense Industrial Association has issued the following job release: Job Summary Company MultitestLocation Vadnais Heights, MN 55127Industries Electronics, Components, and Semiconductor MfgJob Type Full Time EmployeeYears of Experience 1+​ to 2 YearsEducation Level High School or equivalentCareer Level Entry Level Material Handler - Shipping and ReceivingAbout the JobLooking for a career, not just a job?​ Material Handler position available with a growing, stable company.​

Tips for improved targeting
November 21, 2014
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SCHOTT announces launch of HermeS wafers
November 20, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: SCHOTT AG, a German developer and manufacturer of industrial specialty glass products, has announced the launch of HermeS wafers with hermetically sealed solid 'Through Glass Vias', or TGV.


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