The high-stakes conflict between North Korea and the rest of the world at least appears to be getting worse. On Tuesday, North Korea fired a ballistic missile thought to be capable of reaching Alaska. Mic asked Seoul residents if they’re worried about war with North Korea, Trump or reunification of the two countries. Read more (7/10/17)
Citing client confidentiality, Suh, the Samsung spokesman, declined to comment on whether IBM or any other US company demanded health and safety protections for Korean women producing chips under contracts initiated after the US miscarriage studies. IBM declined to comment for this article.
Samsung and SK Hynix have dominated global production of memory chips for two decades - they controlled more than 74 percent of the market in 2015. Their chips are in iPhones, Android phones, laptops, cars, televisions, and game consoles - anything with an electronic brain. It’s a safe bet that virtually every consumer in the industrialized world has purchased products containing memory chips made by Samsung or SK Hynix.