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iPhone assembler Wistron plans to have 50% of production outside China by 2021

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iPhone assembler Wistron  expects to have 50% of production outside China by 2021, according to Digitimes.

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Despite the coronavirus pandemic, the Taiwan-based company has continued expanding its capacity worldwide, with plans to invest US$46.8 million in its plant in Texas, a maximum of $68.05 million to acquire equipment for its plant in Kunshan, China, and a maximum of US$76 million to purchase equipment for a plant in India. Wistron also announced at the end of 2019 that it would invest in a plant in Vietnam that will enter mass production in 2021.



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MotherHydra
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If more companies start this transition it will tank China’s economy and bring down the communist party. Empty ghost cities with shoddy construction to pump the Chinese economy. I knew when they built hospitals in a week it would all come crashing down.
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The Rise of Skywalker Honest Trailer

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The Rise of Skywalker Honest Trailer

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While we enjoyed The Rise of Skywalker for the most part, it did try and cram in way too many stories, and had its share of sloppy and too-convenient plot points. Of course Screen Junkies has a lot more beefs about Star Wars Episode IX in their brutally Honest Trailer.

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MotherHydra
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Like Disney Marvel, the steaming pile that is Disney Star Wars is dead to me. What an utter waste.
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Medical marijuana is stronger than it needs to be, study suggests

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US researchers found most medical marijuana contains THC levels above 15 percent, which is triple what studies suggest is necessary for medical uses such as pain relief

A new study has tracked the potency of cannabis products across a number of American states, finding the majority of medical marijuana is stronger than it needs to be for pain relief purposes. The research suggests higher THC levels are unnecessary for medical uses and can increase the risk of negative side effects.

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MotherHydra
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Science!
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Uno Minimalista Card Game

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Invented in 1971 near Cincinnati, Ohio, Uno is one of the most popular card games ever created. And while the game itself continues to provide hours of entertainment, the deck...

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MotherHydra
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Nice!
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Brazen fox demands top prize in animal photography competition

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Mammal Photographer of the Year Overall Winner,

Amateur photographer Roger Cox has won the top prize in the UK Mammal Society’s annual photo contest. The extraordinary image of an urban fox staring down the lens is just one of several superb shots in this small but impressive animal photography competition.

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MotherHydra
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FOX!
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Samsung Dog-Bot Concept

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Most robotic pets are focused on being "cute". Gaetano de Cicco's Dog-Bot concept is focused on functionality. The Turin-based designer chose Samsung as the corporate backer for the faceless android...

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MotherHydra
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Portal soon! Are you still there?!
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