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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

Stock market indices
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon September 18, 2014

By Comsec

At the end of a day which saw a stronger start the Aussie market has recovered after its lunchtime slump, closing slightly higher and thus ending a six day losing streak. The All Ordinaries Index (XAO) closed at 5419 points up 0. (Sep 18)

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3 Signs Apple iPhone 6 Could be in Short Supply Following its Sept 19 Release Date

By IBTimes AU

In spite of assurances from Apple, the likelihood of serious stock outs immediately after the iPhone 6 release date on September 19 appears to be increasing. (Sep 18)

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A Visitor Holds A New Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Smartphone At The Unpacked 2014 Episode 2 Event Ahead Of The IFA Electronics Show In Berlin
Samsung Galaxy Note Edge Speculated To Cost More Than $1100 In China

By IBTimes AU

The Galaxy Note Edge is rumoured to come out with a price tag of $1,139 in China. Galaxy Note 4 pre-orders to begin soon in South Korea and U.K. (Sep 18)

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A Visitor Holds A New Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Smartphone At The Unpacked 2014 Episode 2 Event Ahead Of The IFA Electronics Show In Berlin
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Display Assessed As ‘The Best’ As Galaxy Grand Prime Gets Leaked As A-Series

By IBTimes AU

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 has received a stamp of approval from the DisplayMate when it comes to its display, while a new leak for the A-series may showcase a 5-megapixel front camera. (Sep 17)

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Customers Look At HTC Smartphones In A Mobile Phone Shop In Taipei
HTC Eye Specs Surface, Expected To Feature 13MP Duo Camera, 5.2-inch Display And Snapdragon 801 CPU

By IBTimes AU

HTC Eye rumoured to get showcased on Oct 8. It is expected to come housed with 13MP Duo camera, 5.2-inch display and Snapdragon 801 processor. (Sep 16)

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Customers Look At HTC Smartphones In A Mobile Phone Shop In Taipei
NVIDIA Tegra K1-Powered HTC Nexus 9 Tablet To Be Unveiled On Oct 8; Specs, Features And Price Listed

By IBTimes AU

HTC Nexus 9 will be launched on Oct. 8. Specs, price and features listed. (Sep 16)

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A shopper poses with a SanDisk memory card
SanDisk Creates Record By Launching the Largest Ever SD Card With 512 GB Capacity: Its Priced Is At $800

By IBTimes AU

SanDisk launches a 512 GB SD card and creates a record. It offers 95 MB per second writing speeds and is resistant to water and dust. (Sep 15)

A Visitor Holds A New Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Smartphone At The Unpacked 2014 Episode 2 Event Ahead Of The IFA Electronics Show In Berlin
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Smart Pen Revealed As Gear Blink Gets Possible March 2015 Launch Date

By IBTimes AU

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 will have the option of having a smart pen for a stylus with the partnership between Samsung and Montblanc. (Sep 15)

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Stock market
Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon September 9, 2014

By Comsec

Local shares improved this afternoon to make up for all yesterday's 0.36% falls. The All Ordinaries Index (XAO) closed up 0.4 per cent with the mining sector a standout after a tough three weeks. (Sep 09)

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England's Graham Onions puts on his pullover
Smart Wearables Future of Health: Ball Boys Are Sporting Smart Shirts in the US Open

By IBTimes AU

The line of smart clothes is woven with silver-coated conductive thread which contains ECG, breathing sensor, accelerometer and gyroscope. These smart tools record information into the shirt's black box and relay the information to a smartphone app. (Sep 08)

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