- American City Business Journals•5 days ago
Two CEOs of publicly traded Austin companies moved on in June, a month when turnover of chief executives nationwide began to slow down as the summer doldrums kicked in. Overall, though, CEO exits are up slightly across the country this year, with 624 chief executive departures through the first six months, compared to only 588 in the same period in 2015. All this comes from a report from Chicago outplacement consultancy Challenger Gray & Christmas Inc. and Austin Business Journal research.
- Reuters•2 years ago
When Amazon.com Inc was developing its most advanced tablet to date, it asked a little-known company to solve a tricky problem with the screen: how to produce rich colors without draining battery life. With the help of Milpitas, California-based Nanosys Inc, the Kindle Fire HDX 7 became one of Amazon's best-selling tablets, winning critical acclaim for its vibrant display. Quantum dots, which are semiconductor crystals 10,000 times finer than a human hair. "If you put a regular LCD display next to a quantum-dot LCD display, your grandmother can tell the difference," said Jason Carlson, chief executive officer of QD Vision Inc, which makes quantum dots for Sony Corp's Triluminos TV.
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|Avg Vol (3m)||359,876|
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