Wednesday, October 22, 2014 2:24 PM EST

Manufacturing

Manufacturing is the use of machines, tools and labor to make things for use or sale. The term may refer to a range of human activity, from handicraft to high tech, but is most commonly applied to industrial production, in which raw materials are transformed into finished goods on a large scale.

Headlines Around the Web

Sanjay Jha new CEO of chip co Globalfoundries

Jan 08 - The Times of India

Boeing union approves new contract

Jan 05 - MarketWatch

New investment projects hit nadir

Jan 04 - The Times of India

PMI raises worries over French economy

Jan 03 - Financial Times

Manufacturing falls as share of output

Dec 23 - Financial Times

Sluggish economy hits loans

Dec 22 - The Times of India

Articles About Manufacturing

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LG Will Launch a New Smartphone With its Own Application Processor Odin

By IBTimes AU

LG's new smartphone will have a self powered application processor Odin. (9:43 am)

MORE TOPICS: SAMSUNG, LG ELECTRONICS, INTEL, SMARTPHONE, ARCHITECTURE

A man works on his laptop computer in his home
Windows 8.1 Tablet Cum Laptop with 10.1 Inch Display to be Sold By Walmart for $179

By IBTimes AU

The Nextbook will be sold by Walmart for $179 and will be available on pre-orders October 23. (9:34 am)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, INTEL

A customer purchases the newly released iPhone 6 in a mobile phone shop in Moscow September 26, 2014. Official sales of Apple's iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus started at midnight on Friday across major cities in Russia, according to local media.
The Accessory Market for the iPhone 6 is $1 Billion in China

By IBTimes AU

The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus sold like hot cakes in China, now the related accessories to these phones are in great demand. (9:26 am)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, IPHONE

Xiaomi Mi4 vs. Asus Zenfone 4 Price And Specs Comparison
The Chinese Smartphone Maker Xiaomi Shipped 45 Million Units in 2014

By IBTimes AU

Xiaomi the smartphone company called the Apple of the East has sold phones by a 20 percent increase in every quarter due to its rock bottom prices. (Oct 21)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, STEVE JOBS, THE NEW YORK TIMES, NEW YORK, SMARTPHONE

A visitor holds a new Samsung Galaxy Note Edge smartphone after its presentation at the Unpacked 2014 Episode 2 event ahead of the IFA Electronics show in Berlin, September 3, 2014.
Sprint, AT&T And T-Mobile To Offer Samsung Galaxy Note Edge; Russian Price Is $1218 Equivalent

By IBTimes AU

Three U.S. carriers will be offering the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge. (Oct 21)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, AT&T, SAMSUNG, SOUTH KOREA, RUSSIA, IPAD

A man cycles towards Doel's nuclear plant, northern Belgium August 20, 2014. Two Belgian nuclear reactors owned by GDF-Suez unit Electrabel may remain offline until spring and may need to be halted permanently, Belgian state broadcaster VRT reported
France to Build 8 Nuclear Reactors in South Africa

By IBTimes AU

France will build at least eight nuclear reactors in South Africa. (Oct 17)

MORE TOPICS: GLOBAL WARMING, CHINA, JAPAN, RUSSIA, RENEWABLE ENERGY, JACOB ZUMA

Most Appalling Brands Named And Shamed – Choice Shonky Awards 2014

By IBTimes AU

Choice is out with its Hall of Shame for 2014. (Oct 15)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, AUSTRALIA, MANAGEMENT, INVESTMENT

A man dressed to mock Toronto Mayor Rob Ford gets sprayed by water guns at the" WorldPride" gay pride Parade in Toronto
Ford Family Business Accused of ‘Mismanagement’

By IBTimes AU

Doug Ford claimed that his family business was running profitably. (Oct 14)

MORE TOPICS: ELECTIONS, NEW JERSEY, MANAGEMENT

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde points to a button saying "Isolate Ebola, Not Countries" as she speaks during the IMFC news conference during the World Bank/IMF Annual Meeting in Washington October 11, 2014.
You Could Adopt 'Little Moe' The Ultraviolet Light Robot That Can Kill Ebola Surfaces In Just Two Minutes

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

A new UV light robot that can destroy Ebola viruses in just two minutes has spread to 250 hospitals but needs to be propagated better. (Oct 13)

MORE TOPICS: INDIA

Phil Schiller, Senior Vice President at Apple, Inc. speaks about the iPhone 6 during an Apple event at the Flint Center in Cupertino, California, September 9, 2014.
Apple iPhone 6 Bendgate vs Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Gapgate: Samsung Kills with Pen and Screen

By IBTimes AU

Apple and Samsung continue to go up against each other despite new players. This time, it is all about choosing between the iPhone 6 and the Galaxy Note 4. The iPhone 6 has been plagued with the 'Bendgate' scandal and Samsung has been related with the 'Gapgate' incident. (Oct 11)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, SAMSUNG