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HP Names Former Xerox Exec Tolga Kurtoglu As New CTO

Posted on Tue Jan 19, 2021, 2:12 pm

HP announced that former Xerox executive Tolga Kurtoglu has joined as its new CTO, while Sarabjit Singh Baveja has been named chief strategy officer and chief legal officer Kim Rivera has departed.

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Wall Street's new SPAC obsession is a technology Elon Musk mocks as a 'fool's...

Posted on Mon Jan 18, 2021, 5:31 am

While Tesla CEO Elon Musk thinks self-driving cars don't need lidar, nearly all of his competitors disagree.

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Pro tips from Google's productivity expert

Posted on Sun Jan 17, 2021, 4:30 pm

From setting up "zones" to getting your inbox under control, here are some tips from Google's Executive Productivity Advisor and other experts.

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This School In Rural Illinois Has Produced Some Of The Most Amazing Visionari...

Posted on Sun Jan 17, 2021, 2:26 pm

Ray Ozzie was a computer science student at UIUC ... At age 59 he just launched another startup, a collaborative voice-calling app called Talko. AMD, the semiconductor company that makes computer ...

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The 2013 PR 50: The Best Public Relations People In The Tech Industry

Posted on Sat Jan 16, 2021, 1:59 pm

Plus, she does PR for some of the biggest companies backed by the VC firm like Flipboard, Nest, Mandiant, Beyond Meat, Square, Waze, and Twitter. She also planned the popular KPCB party at SXSW.

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UK Accidentally Deletes 150k Arrest Records

Posted on Fri Jan 15, 2021, 10:08 am

The UK government is investigating a technical issue that led to 150,000 arrest records' being accidentally wiped from nationwide police databases. The unintentional ...

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The Future of U.S. and China Conference

Posted on Fri Jan 15, 2021, 9:08 am

Asia Society Northern California will host its signature one-day conference virtually on The Future of U.S. and China: Seeking Truth Through Facts on Thursday, January 14. This conference, for the ...

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Dame Judi Dench, 86, tells BBC News she's had first Covid vaccine

Posted on Thu Jan 14, 2021, 5:10 pm

Dame Judi Dench, 86, has had her first Covid-19 vaccination. The Oscar-winning actress revealed on Thursday that she received her first jab last week and will now have to wait 11 weeks for her ...

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Galapagos Islands: SeaLegacy launches new campaign to expand protected areas

Posted on Wed Jan 13, 2021, 6:56 pm

SeaLegacy launches new campaign to expand protected areas - our report in category News in DiveInside - the fresh online magazine of Taucher.Net ...

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Report: Dell to explore spinning off VMware

Posted on Wed Jan 13, 2021, 12:21 pm

Dell acquired majority ownership of VMware through its 2016 purchase of VMware parent company EMC. Reports that it may consider spinning off its stake in the virtualization provider first emerged last ...

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"Her Values Shaped Wipro": Wipro Chairman Rishad Premji Remembers His Grandmo...

Posted on Tue Jan 12, 2021, 3:47 am

It was her generosity and her values that shaped Wipro's philanthropic ideals, her grandson noted in his Twitter post. Dr Gulbanoo Premji's son Azim Premji topped the list of philanthropists in ...

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All Shows

Posted on Mon Jan 11, 2021, 4:00 pm

Dr. Michael Good recently rounded with the mobile nursing supervisor during a recent night shift at University of Utah Hospital. He shares what he saw during his three hours and shares a message for ...

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Intercontinental Exchange and Bakkt CEOs on Bakkt going public through a SPAC

Posted on Mon Jan 11, 2021, 8:10 am

Jeffrey Sprecher, Intercontinental Exchange chairman and CEO, and Bakkt CEO Gavin Michael joined "Squawk on the Street" on Monday to discuss. Got a confidential news tip? We want to hear from you.

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CES 2021: how to watch the main events at the all-digital tech show

Posted on Sat Jan 9, 2021, 11:13 am

Nvidia CES Special Event - Jeff Fischer ... but that's likely one for Jen-Hsun Huang's kitchen at a later date. CES is a trade-only event, and that means that many companies will be there ...

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Chorus Ltd. ADR

Posted on Fri Jan 8, 2021, 1:53 am

Stocks: Real-time U.S. stock quotes reflect trades reported through Nasdaq only; comprehensive quotes and volume reflect trading in all markets and are delayed at least 15 minutes. International ...

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New Finance Models For NW Cleantech, Sustainability As VC Wanes

Posted on Thu Jan 7, 2021, 4:00 pm

Once they would have tried to get in front of Rick LeFaivre, now emeritus partner at OVP Venture Partners, a Seattle-area VC firm that was active in cleantech. But OVP is closing, and while its de ...

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How to Go Full Entrepreneur in 2021

Posted on Wed Jan 6, 2021, 10:13 pm

Ready or not, entirely new challenges will confront you in 2021. It's time to go all-in, to go full entrepreneur. When the world suffers a cataclysmic disruption, entrepreneurs see opportunity ...

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Meet 20 execs at companies like Salesforce and Foursquare who are shaping the...

Posted on Wed Jan 6, 2021, 4:01 pm

Mahoney was the CMO of speech-recognition software maker Nuance Communications when he decided to start his own company to help marketers build and plan campaigns using artificial intelligence ...

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Bill makes mental health day a valid excuse for school absence

Posted on Wed Jan 6, 2021, 11:05 am

A new Utah bill would allow students to take a "mental health" absence from school without it negatively affecting their attendance record. House Bill 81, proposed by Rep. Mike Winder ...

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Heads of Naftogaz Kobolev, Darnitsa Group Shymkiv, co-founder of Diligent Cap...

Posted on Wed Jan 6, 2021, 5:12 am

Shareholders of the mobile operator Kyivstar have elected CEO of Naftogaz Ukrainy Andriy Kobolev, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Darnitsa Group Dmytro Shymkiv and co-founder ... and Stock ...

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Government adds three medical specialists to Nphet lineup

Posted on Tue Jan 5, 2021, 7:28 pm

the chair of the National Immunisation Advisory Committee Karina Butler and director general of Science Foundation Ireland Mark Ferguson. A senior Government source said chief medical officer Tony ...

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California researcher says gut health is connected to mental health

Posted on Tue Jan 5, 2021, 11:01 am

University of California San Diego professor Jack Gilbert's research team is trying to create a probiotic solution that treats depression.

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Releviate Therapeutics Appoints Vyomesh Joshi to its Board of Directors

Posted on Tue Jan 5, 2021, 6:10 am

Releviate Therapeutics, a bio-pharmaceutical company addressing the needs of patients suffering from chronic pain, today welcomes Vyomesh Joshi (also known as VJ) to its board of directors. The ...

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Barbara Shelley, 'Doctor Who' actress and Hammer Horror Scream Queen, dies at...

Posted on Mon Jan 4, 2021, 12:00 pm

Most notably, she appeared in a series of Doctor Who episodes in 1984, in which she played Sorasta in the Planet of Fire storyline, which featured Peter Davidson as the fifth iteration of the titular ...

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KC to St. Louis Hyperloop proposal

Posted on Thu Dec 31, 2020, 4:00 pm

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Spoelstra stays perfect on Christmas, Heat beat Pels 111-98

Posted on Fri Dec 25, 2020, 12:11 pm

Marc Davis (lives in Chicago, crew chief Friday in Milwaukee) and John Goble (lives in Connecticut, crew chief Friday in Boston) also got to work near home for Christmas. The Seattle Times does ...

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The Curious Case of Benjamin Button - DVD Clip No. 1

Posted on Thu Dec 24, 2020, 4:00 pm

A biopic depicting the life of filmmaker and aviation pioneer Howard H... When the grim reaper comes to collect the soul of megamogul Bill Parri... Meet the Parents Greg Focker is ready to marry ...

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DXC Hires GE Executive as CIO

Posted on Wed Dec 23, 2020, 3:59 pm

DXC Technology Co. has appointed Chris Drumgoole, chief information officer of General Electric Co. and a veteran of the company's cloud efforts, as its new technology chief. Mr. Drumgoole ...

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Ford employee gets asked for winning lottery numbers, palm readings

Posted on Wed Dec 23, 2020, 3:00 pm

Sheryl Connelly is a product of old Detroit ... miserable and took a job answering a 1-800 customer service line at Ford. One thing led to another and nearly 25 years have passed.

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FND Jan 2021 115.000 call

Posted on Wed Dec 23, 2020, 3:42 am

Sales are bouncing back. Simply Wall St. Tom Taylor became the CEO of Floor & Decor Holdings, Inc. ( NYSE:FND ) in 2012, and we think it's a good time to look... Floor & Decor Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ...

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FETC 2012: The power of educators

Posted on Tue Dec 22, 2020, 4:00 pm

Other internationally-recognized featured speakers include Heidi Hayes Jacobs, Marc Prensky, Julie Evans ... in classroom technology from more than 300 companies, including education and technology ...

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Filmmaker Bill Haney Wins Gold Medal From World's Leading Journal Of Scientif...

Posted on Tue Dec 22, 2020, 12:51 pm

About Uncommon Productions Founded in 2000 by Tim Disney and Bill Haney, Uncommon Productions produces documentary and feature films that inspire, enlighten, and engage. Markets Insider and ...

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Coronavirus outbreak: Live Updates

Posted on Mon Dec 21, 2020, 8:09 am

"I feel so privileged to be the first person vaccinated against Covid-19," Keenan said, according to the BBC."It's the best ... So it is not unexpected," Stephen Evans, a professor of ...

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Internet activist, programmer Aaron Swartz dead at 26

Posted on Sun Dec 20, 2020, 4:01 pm

science fiction author Cory Doctorow. RSS, which stands for Rich Site Summary, is a format for delivering to users content from sites that change constantly, such as news pages and blogs.

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Patti Payne: Will this decade be remembered as the Roaring 20s? A futurist we...

Posted on Sun Dec 20, 2020, 3:39 pm

This year has been beyond painful, with humanity challenged to its core. I asked futurist Glen Hiemstra, internationally known author, business consultant and speaker on future trends and long ...

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A high school football player gave up an easy touchdown in the state champion...

Posted on Sun Dec 20, 2020, 1:49 pm

Dave Campbell's Texas Football - TexasFootball.com (@dctf) December 17, 2020 The play was a part of a year-long plan for Brooks, who had already scored plenty of touchdowns for his team while ...

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Barack Obama Picks His Favorite Songs, Movies, Shows, and Books of 2020

Posted on Sat Dec 19, 2020, 4:00 pm

People looking for last-minute gift ideas could do worse than following the guidance of the Nobel Prize-winner, best-selling author, and backer of an Oscar-awarded documentary. The list did not ...

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ParentSquare Raises $7M in New Funding

Posted on Sat Dec 19, 2020, 6:04 am

Co-founded by Anupama Vaid and Sohit Wadhwa, ParentSquare provides a comprehensive communications solution for both parents and school staff. Its parent engagement tools work from the district ...

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Spaces in Space Workshop

Posted on Fri Dec 18, 2020, 6:46 am

The Translational Research Institute for Space Health (TRISH) and the MIT Media Lab Space Exploration Initiative held a workshop titled "The Spaces in Space: Optimizing Behavioral Health and Cognitive ...

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VC Daily: Investors Bet on Latest Biotech Venture Led by Entrepreneur Nancy S...

Posted on Thu Dec 17, 2020, 10:42 am

Investors are betting again on entrepreneur Nancy Stagliano, whose new biotechnology ... headed venture-backed biotechs such as True North Therapeutics Inc., acquired in 2017 by Bioverativ ...

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Vinod Khosla on Innovation and Startups in Greentech

Posted on Thu Dec 17, 2020, 10:00 am

Policy & regulation are aligning with renewables cost declines to make projects more profitable and portfolios more sustainable. The Grid Edge comprises technologies, solutions and business models ...

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ON24 Appoints Steve Daheb as Chief Marketing Officer

Posted on Thu Dec 17, 2020, 7:23 am

today announced that Steve Daheb has joined the executive team as Chief Marketing Officer. Daheb comes to ON24 after over two decades in marketing and sales leadership roles, including top B2B ...

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Emedgene collaborates with Illumina to scale the interpretation of genomic da...

Posted on Wed Dec 16, 2020, 5:00 am

Emedgene, a leading precision medicine intelligence company, announces a non-exclusive partnership with Illumina Inc. and the integration ...

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Mexican Congress Puts Off Vote on Controversial Central Bank Bill

Posted on Tue Dec 15, 2020, 2:01 pm

The official was seen widely to be referring to Banco Azteca, owned by billionaire Ricardo Salinas Pliego ... A spokesman for Grupo Salinas, a conglomerate that includes Banco Azteca as well ...

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AWS introduces new Chaos Engineering as a Service offering

Posted on Tue Dec 15, 2020, 10:01 am

Today at AWS re:Invent, Amazon CTO Werner Vogels introduced the company's Chaos Engineering as a Service offering called AWS Fault Injection Simulator. The name may lack a certain marketing ...

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A smart ring shows it's possible to detect fever before you feel it

Posted on Mon Dec 14, 2020, 9:03 am

"This isn't just a science problem, it's a social problem," said Benjamin Smarr, the paper's corresponding author and a professor in the Department of Bioengineering and the Halicioglu Data ...

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Within a Decade You May Be Working With an Avatar Or a Digital Twin

Posted on Thu Dec 10, 2020, 11:39 am

Advances in augmented and virtual reality promise to revolutionize the workplace, Paul Jacobs, chairman and CEO of XCOM, told CNBC's @Work virtual event on Thursday. These technologies will ...

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How edtech innovation could change global learning habits long after Covid-19

Posted on Thu Dec 10, 2020, 8:36 am

Iranian-American entrepreneur Kamran Elahian, chairman and co-founder of Global Catalyst Foundation, a private institution working to improve education worldwide, predicts that students will not ...

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Pompeo unloads on US universities for China ties

Posted on Wed Dec 9, 2020, 4:04 pm

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, right, speaks to Georgia Tech president Angel Cabrera at Georgia Tech Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020, in Atlanta. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at Georgia Tech ...

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NanoXplore Announces Conversion of Outstanding Debentures TSX Venture Exchang...

Posted on Tue Dec 8, 2020, 4:09 pm

Following the conversion, BDC Capital now owns 10,819,397 common shares of NanoXplore, representing 7.41% of its total outstanding shares. Soroush Nazarpour, President and CEO of NanoXplore ...

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