(Worldkings.org) Intel Corporation is the world's largest and highest valued semiconductor chip manufacturer based on revenue, and is the inventor of the x86 series of microprocessors, the processors found in most personal computers (PCs).
(Worldkings.org) Sony introduced U-matic - the world's first videocassette format and Walkman - world's first portable music player.
(Worldkings.org) 3M made $32.8 billion in total sales in 2018, and ranked number 95 in the Fortune 500 list of the largest United States corporations by total revenue. As of 2018, the company had approximately 93,500 employees, and had operations in more than 70 countries.
(Worldkings.org) NXP Semiconductors provides mixed signal and standard products based on its security, identification, automotive, networking, radio frequency, analog signal, and power management expertise.
(Worldkings.org) The company has business interests in basic and heavy engineering, construction, realty, manufacturing of capital goods, information technology, and financial services.
(Worldkings.org) It operates in 40 countries and serves customers in over 180 nations.
(Worldkings.org) Waste Connections's primary business is to provide solid waste collection and disposal services. It most often does this through contracts with municipalities to collect the waste in that municipality, for an agreed-upon rate.
(Worldkings.org) FANUC had its beginnings as part of Fujitsu developing early numerical control (NC) and servo systems. FANUC is acronym for Fuji Automatic NUmerical Control.
(Worldkings.org) The Wright brothers were also the first to invent aircraft controls that made fixed-wing powered flight possible.
(Worldkings.org) As of 2017, the company has 296 subsidiaries companies located across Japan, Asia, Europe and the Americas.