Shares of Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) ended Monday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.54 points or -1.45% at $36.65 with 25.52 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $36.92, the shares hit an intraday low of $36.60 and an intraday high of $36.94 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $171.73 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 4.73 billion shares.
On September 26, 2016 Intel’s passion and commitment to broadening the opportunities for people of all walks of life to both participate in and be exposed to the creation of new technologies will be in full effect at this year’s World Maker Faire. Visitors to the booth will be among the first to work hands-on with Intel® Joule™, a sophisticated new high-performance compute platform targeted at Internet of Things (IoT) developers and entrepreneurs. Enthusiasts will be encouraged to explore more than a dozen interactive demo stations that showcase Intel’s growing and diverse portfolio of maker and developer platforms. These include popular inventor module Intel® Edison right through to hobbyist and entry-level boards Intel® Galileo and Arduino 101(powered by the Intel® Curie™ module). Exhibits will include a reimagined DJ experience from Thud Rumble, featuring live performances by the world famous Invisibl Skratch Piklz, a selection of Intel Joule-powered robots from VStone and BLT Robotics featuring human-like senses and a state-of-the-art musical and motion demo, among other displays.
The diverse suite of demonstrations has been handpicked to inspire and delight show visitors and bring to life Intel’s belief that great ideas and technology can help change the world, and that great ideas can come from anywhere. To highlight this, attendees can also get up close with innovations and inventors featured on Season One of America’s Greatest Makers. The Tadmn* bike-sharing team, WithMe* infant monitoring wearable and the Bladeless Drone* inventor will be demonstrating their progress since appearing on the show.
Shares of Himax Technologies, Inc. (ADR) (NASDAQ:HIMX) ended Monday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -2.10 points or -19.57% at $8.63 with 22.07 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $9.99, the shares hit an intraday low of $8.33 and an intraday high of $10.20 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $1.48 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 343.82 million shares.
On Sept. 08, 2016 Himax Technologies, Inc. (HIMX), a leading supplier and fabless manufacturer of display drivers and other semiconductor products, co-announced a partnership with NUVIZ, Inc. to develop a head-up display (“HUD”) product. With headquarter in San Diego, USA and research team in Finland, NUVIZ is mostly well-known in the industry as a leading HUD provider for motorcycle helmets. Dedicating in the HUD sector for over 3 years, NUVIZ has developed groundbreaking wearable products utilized by the motorcycling business. Under the partnership, NUVIZ will incorporate Himax’s LCOS microdisplays into its flagship product, the first connected HUD for any motorcycle helmet. Himax’s LCOS manufacturing facility is currently shipping NUVIZ’s customized displays for assembly in preparation of the company’s pending product launch in the second half of 2016.
Himax’s LCOS microdisplay technology is the leading application for HUD and Augmented Reality (AR) devices. Its reflective LCOS display provides bright, high-definition imaging and low-power consumption for a variety of AR and HUD applications. Himax’s LCOS technology is also preferred for its durability and resistance to elements, particularly for exterior use such as NUVIZ’s model. NUVIZ is one of the 30-plus customer brand leaders with whom Himax is currently working and includes leading multinationals in a wide variety of industries such as software, gaming, search, mobile, social media, military, automotive, wearable, and toy.
“We are pleased to be part of another HUD product launch and believe NUVIZ has designed an excellent application warranting high adoption rates by their target customers,” began Jordan Wu, President and CEO of Himax Technologies. “Our LCOS team is currently working with dozens of companies and product designs set to launch in the coming months, and many more for the years ahead. After more than a decade of development of our LCOS display technologies, we believe it is the superior product for HUD applications for motorcyclists and automobiles and variety of other applications. Our LCOS solution has set the standard in the wearable marketplace which is leading us into an exciting new phase of our growth.”