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Phononic Wins 2018 BIG Innovation Award

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Phononic Wins 2018 BIG Innovation Award for Breaking the Boundaries of Solid State Cooling DURHAM, N.C. — February 9, 2018 — Phononic, a global leader in solid state cooling breaking the boundaries of semiconductor innovation, today announced it has been named a winner in the 2018 BIG Innovation Awards presented by the Business Intelligence Group…. Read More

Phononic Named a CNBC Disruptor for the Second Year in a Row!

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Phononic’s done it again! Last week, we were recognized for our revolutionary approach to cooling and heating, ranking #33 on the 2017 CNBC Disruptor 50. CNBC selects the 50 most innovative companies each year based on feedback from entrepreneurial experts around the world. This is the second consecutive year that we’ve made the list and… Read More

“No Standard Products” – the Phononic Motto

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Phononic refuses to be “boxed-in” In 1120, King Henry I of England created the yard, equal to the length from his nose to his outstretched thumb. While the yard would change over time into the more useful standard we have today, its history reveals a telling truth about standardization: sometimes it serves us well, while… Read More

A Solid State Future Is Here

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A Technological Evolution Hans Hofman once said that: “The ability to simplify means the ability to eliminate the unnecessary so the necessary may speak.” Technology continues to follow this paradigm by continually shedding it’s weakest links. Solid-state refers to devices with a physical architecture made of solid, non-moving components. Consumers might have come across the… Read More

The Rise of High Performance Computing and the HEX 2.0 CPU Cooler

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If you’re looking to boost the performance of your computer system, overclocking can be an attractive option. By configuring a computer hardware component to operate at rate faster than its manufacturer-approved clock speed, you can improve performance without needing to purchase additional hardware. However, overclocking carries risks in the form of additional heat and power… Read More

Eliminating HFCs and CFCs with Phononic SilverCore™ Refrigeration

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The Rise of Refrigeration Did you know the first working vapor-compression system was built before the Civil War? In 1834, technology for refrigeration was created and sent everyone on the path to cooled bliss. Today, food, computers, medical samples, automobiles, housing and other hallmarks of comfortable life rely on cooling systems to keep things performing… Read More

E3 2016: We Brought Gamers a New Way to Stay Cool

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We’re just settling back into the office after a great week at E3 2016 and we’re excited to say that the launch of the HEX 2.0 was a huge success! Shout out to Lenovo Gaming for the PC! While games are always front and center during the show, we saw some amazing hardware on the… Read More

Shaking Up Tradition: The Future of Cool Is Here

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We’re happy to announce that Phononic ranked #18 on this year’s annual CNBC Disruptor 50 list for our innovative approach to cooling and heating! The list identifies the most promising, private companies whose innovations are revolutionizing the business landscape and shaking up the market. We’re honored to be named alongside other groundbreaking companies such as… Read More

The Cool Way Phononic is Changing Outdoor Digital Displays

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The future is already here, and it’s bright. Times Square, train terminal displays, and drive-through menus: these are just a few examples of the outdoor digital signage lighting up our world. These devices provide a mix of information and entertainment crucial for a broad range of organizations and applications. As we move deeper into the… Read More

Not your Father’s Thermoelectric Devices

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While the Peltier effect has been around for over a hundred years it’s no secret that thermoelectric devices never really took off as an obvious choice when it came to electronics cooling options. The truth is that they failed because they simply weren’t all that great. They didn’t perform as well as passive solutions or… Read More