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50 PCB007 MAGAZINE I SEPTEMBER 2021 Inpixon, Ostendo Reimagine Hybrid Workplace With Wearable AR Display Glasses E Inpixon, the Indoor Intelligence company, an- nounced it has executed a strategic alliance and co-marketing agreement with Ostendo Tech- nologies, Inc., a leader in quantum photonics and micro-display technologies. LPKF Laser Technology Ushers in New Era in Medical Implant Industry E A cochlear implant is a surgically implanted, electronic medical device that provides a sense of sound to people with hearing loss. In use for a few decades now, the device has enabled or restored hearing for 700,000 people. IDC MarketScape Names Siemens as a Global Industrial IoT Platform Leader E Siemens announced that is has been named a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Industrial IoT Platforms and Applications in Manufacturing 2021 Vendor Assessment. Quantic Electronics Acquires BEI Precision E Quantic Electronics, a portfolio company of Ar- cline Investment Management, announced the acquisition of BEI Precision Systems & Space Company, Inc. from J.F. Lehman & Company. Global Semiconductor Sales Up 29.2% YoY in June E e Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) announced worldwide sales of semiconductors were $44.5 billion in June 2021, an increase of 29.2% from the June 2020 total of $34.5 billion. SEMI Teams with Manufacturing Institute to Help U.S. Military Veterans E Helping to create pathways to careers in semi- conductor manufacturing for U.S. military veterans, SEMI, the trade association repre- senting the global electronics design and man- ufacturing supply chain, announced a new partnership with Heroes MAKE America, an initiative of the Manufacturing Institute (MI) to build connections between the U.S. military community and the manufacturing industry. Intel Launches AI for Workforce Program for Students in 18 Community Colleges E Intel is announcing a major expansion of its In- tel® AI for Workforce Program to help educate the next generation of U.S. technologists, en- gineers, and inventors—and to help them land careers in their chosen fields, ranging from healthcare to nursing to business. Hypersonic, Autonomous Flight Research Bolstered by $1.5 Million Grant E Hypersonic vehicles, which fly more than five times the speed of sound, are constrained by an important aspect: computational power. Whether they are airplanes, missiles or space- cra, the super-fast vehicles need to be auton- omous, directing their own flight path without human interference. A Dissolvable Smartwatch Makes for Easier Electronics Recycling E Small electronics, including smartwatches and fitness trackers, aren't easily dismantled and recycled, so when a new model comes out, most users send the old devices into hazard- ous waste streams.

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