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Laptop display shipments hit a 10-year low in October and will continue to decline

Last October, 13.5 million laptop screens were shipped to the global market. That’s down 16.1% from September and down 45% from the same period last year, according to the latest laptop market analysis by TrendForce experts. Shipments of laptop screens hit a 10-year low last month, analysts said. Consequently, the supply of laptops has also decreased dramatically. Image source: Pixabay.com / RoonzNL The high demand for laptops during the COVID-19 pandemic has fueled an increase in demand for their manufacturing components. However, in the post-pandemic period, when demand for laptops…

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Chinese companies spent 27% less on chip-making equipment in October

In early October, as you know, the US authorities imposed new export restrictions on the supply of equipment suitable for the production of certain types of semiconductor components to China. According to the latest statistics, after the imposition of US sanctions in October, purchases of lithographic equipment by Chinese customers decreased by 27% year-on-year. Image source: ASML In October of this year, Chinese companies spent no more than 2.4 billion US dollars on importing equipment for the production of semiconductor components, which is the lowest in more than two years,…

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The average mortgage rate in October reaches the highest figure in the last 8 years

The average rate at which the Spanish subjects awarded mortgage loans October was from 2.66%which is the highest recorded level since the same month in 2014, according to data from Bank of Spain he collected Spanish Mortgage Association (AHE). So, the average rate of mortgage loans for more than three years to acquire housing free licenses granted by entities in Spain rose for the eighth consecutive month to 2.66%, compared to 2.41% recorded in September. A year earlier, the average rate was 1.467%. Ascension occurs in a context in which…

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October export. agribusiness drives the national economy forward

Agribusiness exports hit a record for the month in October 2022, reaching US$14.25 billion, according to data from the Ministry of Agriculture. The value was 61.3% higher compared to what was sold abroad in October 2021. October export. agribusiness drives the national economy forward Exports increased mainly due to the increase in export volumes between the periods, which increased by 38.9%. The price index of exported goods also increased, increasing by 16.1 percent during the mentioned period. Official data shows the impact of agribusiness home Brazilian. Official data from the…

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Chip imports to China fell sharply in 2022 amid US sanctions, particularly in October

Chip imports into China fell more than 13% between January and October, according to Chinese customs, as the world’s largest semiconductor market is affected by a escalating trade conflict between the United States and the Middle Kingdom, as well as a general slowdown. economy Image source: TSMC China imported 458 billion integrated circuits in the first 10 months of the year, down 13.2 percent from the 527.9 billion chips the country imported in the same period last year. At the same time, the decline of imports accelerated significantly in October.…

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Galaxy A73 5G gets October update ahead of Android 13

Samsung is releasing new software updates for its Galaxy smartphones left, right and centre. Some are getting the Android 13 update, while others are getting the latest security patch since November. The Galaxy A73 5G joins the mix today. Unfortunately, the premium broker only gets the October security update. The Galaxy A73 5G has been waiting a long time for the SMR (Security Maintenance Release) party in October. Samsung has been rolling out this update since the beginning of last month and has released this month’s SMR. However, the phone…

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Inflation accelerates to 0.59 percent in October after three straight deflations

🇧🇷 Photo: Marcelo Camargo/Agência Brasil The country’s official inflation accelerated by 0.59% in October, IBGE announced this Thursday (10). The increase was recorded after three consecutive deflations: in July – 0.68%, in August – 0.36%, in September – 0.29%. As a result, IPCA accumulates 4.7% annually and 6.47% in 12 months. In October 2021, the index was 1.25%. More info coming soon.

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Galaxy A73 5G finally gets October 2022 security update

Although Samsung has promised four Android OS updates and up to five years of security updates for the Galaxy A53 5G and Galaxy A73 5G, only the former receives monthly security updates. The Galaxy A73 5G, despite being the more expensive of the two, only receives one security update per quarter. Now the Galaxy A73 5G has started receiving the October 2022 security update. The latest update for the smartphone comes with the firmware version A736BXXS2AVJ3, which is available in Latin American markets. According to Samsung’s documentation, the October 2022…

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Meet the fastest phones in the October AnTuTu ranking

I’m a number lover, so I’m really excited about the new AnTuTu ranking. The list presents the fastest phones and the most efficient flagships and super media. A new one has appeared AnTuTu ranking for October 2022. The list shows the most efficient flagships. There was also a super-medium/sub-flagship ladder. The fastest flagship phones in the October AnTuTu ranking The AnTuTu ranking presents the most efficient flagships. The summary concerned the situation with October 2022. Please note that the results are averaged. This means your device can get a better/worse…

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