Stories by Lucas Mearian

SunEdison drops $2.2B to acquire Vivint Solar

SunEdison, the world's largest renewable energy development company, announced a definitive agreement to buy Vivint Solar, one of the largest providers of residential rooftop solar systems.

Written by Lucas Mearian23 July 15 00:19

Some sharks have become social media stars

When news of a shark attack on professional surfer Mick Fanning reached Costa Rica and 9-year-old Ella Strickland Sunday, she grabbed her mother's smartphone to see if the great white was one of the sharks she knows.

Written by Lucas Mearian21 July 15 20:51

Report claims Chinese chip maker bids $23B for Micron

China's largest state-owned computer chip design firm, Tsinghua Unigroup Ltd. has offered US$23 billion to buy Micron Technology, one of the largest U.S. memory makers, according to The Wall Street Journal.

Written by Lucas Mearian14 July 15 20:33

MIT proves flash is as fast as RAM, and cheaper, for big data

When it comes to high-speed data processing, RAM has always been the go-to memory for computers because it's tens of thousands of times faster than disk drives and many times faster than NAND flash.

Written by Lucas Mearian14 July 15 07:21

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