electronics electronics  /ɪ ˌlɛk ˈtrɑ nɪks/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the branch of physics that deals with the emission and effects of electrons and with the use of electronic devices

Usage(s):

  1. Guiyu, China breaks down much of the world's discarded electronics, slowly poisoning itself in the processPhotographs by Chien-min Chung Reportage by Getty.
  2. Cell phone, computer and electronics makers are going greener, which helps the environment and their bottom line.
  3. Thus, many electronics recyclers ship American e-waste abroad, where it is stripped and burned with little concern for environmental or human health.

News

  1. Electronics recycling, paper shredding event in Bethel

    Bethel Township is hosting an Electronics recycling event for residents 9 a.m.-noon, June 8 at the John Myers Building on Bethel Road. Residents are welcome to bring electronic items including computers, monitors, televisions, desktop printers, microwave ovens, telephones, radios, stereos, small kitchen appliances and DVD/DVR players.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Garnet Valley Press

  2. Sony Electronics Introduces Trio of Personal Computers Which Use Intel Chip

    Sony Electronics recently introduced a trio of personal computers powered by Intel Corp.’s new fourth-generation Core i7 “Haswell” chip. The Japanese company does engineering work on its Vaio computer line in Rancho Bernardo.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: San Diego Business Journal

  3. Consumer Electronics Industry Hosts Sustainable Technology Demo and Reception in New York

    The Consumer Electronics Association ® hosted a technology demonstration and reception in Albany, N.Y., today to educate policymakers and stakeholders on the industry’s most r
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "The massive economic upheaval being experienced across the globe is sparing no one in the consumer electronics world," Stringer said, adding that details of the additional steps will be announced in April or May.
    on Jan 21, 2009 By: Howard Stringer Source: Denver Post

  2. "I'm a big electronics fan. I'm a big computer guy. It's products I can dig," Earnhardt told reporters at a winery in the heart of California's Napa Valley.
    on Jun 21, 2007 By: Dale Earnhardt Jr Source: SI.com

  3. "We are implementing our most aggressive pricing strategy ever across core categories, such as toys and electronics," Scott said in a prerecorded phone message.
    on Nov 14, 2006 By: Lee Scott Source: International Herald Tribune

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