Daily Archives: December 5, 2018

Lam Research CEO resigns amid workplace misconduct inquiry

Lam Research Corp. on Wednesday said CEO Martin Anstice resigned amid an investigation into allegations of misconduct. The Fremont-based company, one of the world's biggest chip equipment businesses, said the board and an external law firm are investi...

By | 2018-12-05T23:15:29+00:00 December 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Johns Hopkins alum’s fund gives 4 undergrad ventures resources to grow

Four ventures led by Johns Hopkins University undergraduate students will receive $10,000 and mentorship as the newest selected members of an alumnus-sponsored entrepreneurship fund. The O'Connor fund was founded five years ago by Ralph O’Connor, a Jo...

By | 2018-12-05T20:08:49+00:00 December 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Amazon may acquire Landmark Theatres chain, owner of four D.C.-area movie houses

The Los Angeles-based movie theater chain Landmark Theatres, which at one point caught the eye of Netflix Inc., has now captured the interest of Amazon.com Inc. Amazon is interested in acquiring the art-house circuit, reported Bloomberg. Landmark oper...

By | 2018-12-05T19:02:24+00:00 December 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Exclusive: Sinclair names leadership team for new streaming service

Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. has brought on three executives from the Los Angeles media scene to oversee its new streaming app. Adam Ware, who was an executive at Paramount Television's broadcast network in the late 90s, will be the general manager o...

By | 2018-12-05T17:43:53+00:00 December 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Ford has toys: A look inside its new Advanced Manufacturing Center (PHOTOS)

Ford Motor Co. has brought some of its most high-tech gadgets under one roof as it seeks to increase manufacturing efficiency. On Tuesday, the company showed off its new Advanced Manufacturing Center in Redford, Mich., just north of its Dearborn, Mich...

By | 2018-12-05T16:33:24+00:00 December 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Georgia Tech hosts NFL safety and performance innovation contest before Super Bowl

Georgia Tech will host the National Football League's annual Super Bowl competition to spur innovation in athlete safety and performance. One category of competition at the Feb. 2 "1st and Future" event sponsored by the NFL and Arrow Electronics seeks...

By | 2018-12-05T12:28:48+00:00 December 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|