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Deloitte Study: Enterprises Are Building Their Future With 5G and Wi-Fi 6

Posted on Mon Jun 1, 2020, 5:00 am

To understand how enterprises are adopting advanced wireless technologies such as 5G and Wi-Fi 6, including motivations, challenges and preferences, Deloitte surveyed 415 networking executives in the ...

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Elon Musk Calls California's Bluff And Wins A $700 Million Payday

Posted on Fri May 29, 2020, 11:24 am

The Tesla plant in California stayed open, cars were produced and Musk was awarded his bonus, which may yield him a small fortune on top of his already-staggering wealth.

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For VerdeGo, going green means going hybrid

Posted on Fri May 29, 2020, 7:47 am

Florida urban air mobility startup has pivoted away from designing an aircraft to working with airframers as a powertrain partner ...

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The privatisation of space travel

Posted on Thu May 28, 2020, 5:00 pm

On Saturday a private company will attempt to deliver astronauts into orbit for the first time - with the launch of the SpaceX Crew Dragon mission to the International Space Station. Other big ...

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Billionaires Who Have Donated The Most To Charity

Posted on Thu May 28, 2020, 5:46 am

Billionaires Who Have Donated The Most To Charity Azim Premji, Bill Gates, and Warren Buffett have donated large amounts of money to charity.

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As Covid-19 Scams Run Rampant, Google Launches a Scam-Spotter Quiz

Posted on Wed May 27, 2020, 10:40 pm

Google has been working to suppress ads from profiteers peddling low-quality, high-cost PPE and health elixirs, trying to get their hands on stimulus checks and credit card information. The company ...

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Global warming an urgent problem

Posted on Wed May 27, 2020, 5:00 pm

At least one climate scientist, Wieslaw Maslowski of the Naval Postgraduate School, projects a blue, ice-free Arctic Ocean in summers by 2013, an event that has never occurred before, as long as ...

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As businesses reopen, it's crucial we wear masks, safely distance

Posted on Wed May 27, 2020, 11:04 am

In a perspective piece published today in the journal Science, UC San Diego experts describe in detail the growing evidence that SARS-CoV-2, the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19, can be spread ...

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Decentralising the web: The key takeaways

Posted on Wed May 27, 2020, 10:13 am

On top of that, activists and authors and screenwriters such as Jennifer Stisa Granick, Emili Jacobi, Mike Judge and Cory Doctorow put in an appearance, as did cryptocurrency pioneers like Zooko ...

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The New Cash Crop: Carbon

Posted on Wed May 27, 2020, 6:31 am

Nori is making its own carbon market, with its own units of tradable carbon credits. So, in order to actually get paid for those services, farmers need to choose a field they want to enter into Nori, ...

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Else Blangsted, Hollywood eminence who escaped Nazi Europe, dies at 99

Posted on Tue May 26, 2020, 11:47 am

Her life took a cinematic turn in the 1980s when she was reunited with the daughter she had as a teenager in the 1930s, and whom she had believed to be dead.

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One fix for our broken food supply chain? A skin that keeps avocados fresher ...

Posted on Tue May 26, 2020, 6:00 am

Coronavirus lockdowns have exacerbated the problem of food waste. Up to 40% of food produced in the U.S. gets thrown away. Apeel Sciences is hoping to reduce that by making fruits and vegetables keep ...

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How Bibi's wife may be his downfall

Posted on Sun May 24, 2020, 5:00 pm

The next sensational political story in Israel is not connected to coalition negotiations or new elections, though it could, ultimately, be a factor in speeding up elections. It is a story involving ...

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Every member of WBJ Power 50 since 2013

Posted on Sun May 24, 2020, 5:00 pm

Worcester Business Journal began listing the most influential people in the Central Mass. economy in 2013 & then in its 25th anniversary issue in 2014 expanded the effort to include the 25 most ...

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Exro Technologies Inc. Would Like to Update its Shareholders About its Progre...

Posted on Fri May 22, 2020, 6:57 pm

Before it's here, it's on the Bloomberg Terminal.

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Breitbart's Latest Ill-Researched Conspiracy Theory Hit Job on Elena Kagan, J...

Posted on Fri May 22, 2020, 5:00 pm

Taking a page from the successful hit campaign the Republican right ran against former White House Green Jobs Advisor Van Jones, one of rightwing activist Andrew Breitbart's website's "Andrew ...

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Greg Schmergel

Posted on Thu May 21, 2020, 5:00 pm

Before founding Nantero, Greg Schmergel was Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy for About Inc., the fifth-largest Web property. Previously, he was President and CEO of ExpertCentral.com Inc ...

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Intercontinental Exchange Extends Global Product Licensing Agreement with Eri...

Posted on Thu May 21, 2020, 1:57 pm

Before it's here, it's on the Bloomberg Terminal.

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Award-Winning Actress Julia Ormond, Egyptian Actor Asser Yassin join Global M...

Posted on Thu May 21, 2020, 8:46 am

CNBC Africa is not responsible for the content provided by APO Group. Emmy-award winning British actress and activist against human trafficking, Julia Ormond, and Egyptian actor, writer and film ...

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31 Success Secrets of the First Tech Billionaires

Posted on Thu May 21, 2020, 4:46 am

I got Bill Gates, Masayoshi Son, Stan Shih, Ann Winblad, and a dozen other self-made, tech billionaires to tell me exactly how they became so successful. This was, of course, right when the Internet ...

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Accenture, Airbus, GE and Hitachi Join Intel Neuromorphic Research Community

Posted on Thu May 21, 2020, 3:34 am

Before it's here, it's on the Bloomberg Terminal.

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Peak Irony: Interpersonal Skills In The Age of AI Are More Vital Than Ever

Posted on Wed May 20, 2020, 5:00 pm

This is especially true in the arena of artificial intelligence, and the need for interpersonal skills in the age of AI ... This opinion is echoed by Peter Schwartz, a top executive from salesforce.

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Dr. Paul E. Jacobs Joins Heal as Chairman

Posted on Tue May 19, 2020, 2:02 pm

Before it's here, it's on the Bloomberg Terminal.

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Orig3n Provides COVID-19 Testing Of Boston's Unhoused Homeless Population

Posted on Tue May 19, 2020, 9:46 am

Orig3n, Inc., a Boston-based company pioneering the future of wellness and health through diagnostics, genetics and biotechnology, has provided over 1,000 COVID-19 tests to Boston's homeless ...

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Nvidia Sued by Angry Investors for Misclassifying Crypto Revenue

Posted on Tue May 19, 2020, 6:07 am

A group of unhappy investors has sued Nvidia, claiming the company misled them over how much of its revenue was derived from cryptocurrency sales.

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Laredo Petroleum Announces William Albrecht to Succeed Randy Foutch as Chairm...

Posted on Mon May 18, 2020, 6:02 am

("Laredo" or "the Company"), today announced the appointment of William Albrecht as independent Chairman of the Board of Directors (the "Board"), succeeding Randy Foutch upon the expiration of Mr ...

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Fast growth, hiring binges, millions in funding: Buffalo-based startups offer...

Posted on Sun May 17, 2020, 6:52 am

The economic shutdowns caused by Covid-19 have been devastating, but they'e also been a chance for resilient entrepreneurs to enact new strategies and continue pushing for growth. Here are some ...

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Knock-knock no more: Doors are being redesigned amid COVID-19

Posted on Sun May 17, 2020, 1:48 am

Doorknobs are out as entrepreneurs, engineers and architects design hands-free doors to reduce the spread of disease.

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Programs @ ICFF

Posted on Sat May 16, 2020, 5:00 pm

Monday, May 19, 10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. In Sea Change: Reversing the Tide, Roger Payne, a MacArthur and Albert Schweitzer award-winning whale biologist and founder of Ocean Alliance, and Lisa Harrow, a ...

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Microsoft acquires Metaswitch in telecom push

Posted on Thu May 14, 2020, 9:14 am

News of the deal comes less than a month after the close of Microsoft's acquisition of start-up Affirmed Networks.

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Venafi to Acquire Jetstack to Accelerate and Secure Digital Transformation

Posted on Thu May 14, 2020, 7:44 am

"In the race to virtualize everything, businesses need faster application innovation and better security; both are mandatory," said Jeff Hudson, CEO of Venafi. "Most people see these requirements as ...

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Metabolon Pushes Metabolomics Boundaries

Posted on Wed May 13, 2020, 5:00 pm

November 24, 2009 | Quality data generation is a solved problem, says John Ryals, CEO of metabolomics pioneer Metabolon. Data interpretation is the challenge now and no one handles it better than ...

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Kamran Elahian

Posted on Wed May 13, 2020, 5:00 pm

1n 1999 Kamran Elahian co-founded Actelis Networks (failed), Greenfiled Networks (acquired by Cisco), Global Catalyst Partners, Cahoots and Kangaroonet.In 1997 he founded Centillium communications ...

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Jason Preston

Posted on Wed May 13, 2020, 5:00 pm

Jason Preston is a freelance writer and the co-founder of Dent, an annual retreat in Sun Valley, ID that explores the magic and science of visionary leadership and groundbreaking success.

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Chorus Ltd. ADR

Posted on Wed May 13, 2020, 10:20 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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Shut the countryside again, farmers plead

Posted on Tue May 12, 2020, 5:00 pm

Farmers called for Britain's countryside to be put back into quarantine ... disease gets into an area like this it will spread.' Peter Davidson-Smith, chairman of the Gloucestershire NFU, said ...

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AWS Summit Online 2020: Empowering Tech Startups To Scale Sustainably

Posted on Tue May 12, 2020, 5:00 pm

Confirmed speakers of the summit include: Werner Vogels, CTO, Amazon.com Andy Jassy, CEO, AWS Gabe Hollombe, senior developer advocate, AWS Donnie Prakoso, developer advocate, AWS Timothee Cruse ...

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Gerry Langeler of OVP on Digital Energy and the Cyclical Nature of Venture Ca...

Posted on Mon May 11, 2020, 5:00 pm

I thought it would be useful first to frame the whole discussion using a few remarks from the introductory talks given by OVP managing directors Rick LeFaivre and Gerry Langeler this morning.

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Meet the 10 Oracle execs backing CEO Safra Catz and founder Larry Ellison in ...

Posted on Sat May 9, 2020, 6:32 am

Juergen Lindner left SAP to lead Oracle's software-as-a-service marketing strategy. Steve Daheb left Citrix to lead Oracle's cloud marketing strategy. Juan Loaiza, who has been with Oracle since ...

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Edge Computing and Flow Evolution

Posted on Fri May 8, 2020, 5:54 am

James Urquhart is a Global Field CTO with VMware ... Prior to joining VMware, Mr. Urquhart held leadership roles at Pivotal, AWS, SOASTA, Dell, Cisco, Cassatt, Sun and Forte Software.

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Zoom MB Seminar: Jack Gilbert (UC San Diego) "Understanding host-microbe inte...

Posted on Fri May 8, 2020, 5:15 am

Title: "Understanding host-microbe interaction in soil systems" (Talk will be given remotely over Zoom; please contact organizer for Zoom meeting ID details) ...

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Curt Storlazzi, PhD

Posted on Thu May 7, 2020, 5:00 pm

For more information, please see the project web sites titled, "The Impact of Sea-Level Rise and Climate ... Hans-Peter Plag, Christine Pequignet, Lenore Bajona, Li Zhang, Jay Pearlman, Andy Steven, ...

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Maui Film Festival honors Paul Rudd on opening night

Posted on Thu May 7, 2020, 5:00 pm

Maui Film Festival Nova Award winner Paul Rudd talks about his wide-ranging career Wednesday afternoon at the Four Seasons Resort Maui at Wailea. The Maui News / MATTHEW THAYER photos WAILEA ...

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InterDigital Joins MulteFire Alliance Board Of Directors

Posted on Thu May 7, 2020, 5:18 am

Before it's here, it's on the Bloomberg Terminal.

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Envisioning The Future With Inventor Cori Lathan

Posted on Wed May 6, 2020, 7:59 pm

Computers were created to be useful tools, but all too often it's still a chore to get technology to do our bidding. Lathan dreams of going further, inventing machines that will help us ...

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Graphene 3D Lab Acquires Former Parent Company Graphene Laboratories Inc.

Posted on Wed May 6, 2020, 5:00 pm

Both Graphene 3D Lab and Graphene Laboratories are controlled and managed by Daniel Stolyarov and Elena Polyakova, so there is no expected change in the board of directors of the Company.

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3D Systems Earnings: What to Watch on Wednesday Afternoon

Posted on Tue May 5, 2020, 11:39 am

3D Systems' revenue declined 8.9% year over year. And in the third quarter, it moved 5.6% lower. Last year, CEO Vyomesh Joshi attributed the company's anemic results to weakening macroeconomic ...

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Microsoft helps launch study to map COVID-19 immune response

Posted on Tue May 5, 2020, 10:59 am

Microsoft on Tuesday announced it's partnering ... severe symptoms and may help with future containment efforts," Peter Lee, corporate VP of AI and Research for Microsoft, said in a statement.

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8 Firefighters Hurt Battling Md. House Fire

Posted on Mon May 4, 2020, 3:09 am

It took firefighters about an hour to knock the fire down. Fire department spokesman Mark Brady says the family of five that lives in the home escaped unharmed. He says one resident was awakened ...

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Canstar Blue shoppers vote for their favourite brand based on taste, value an...

Posted on Sun May 3, 2020, 10:10 pm

Dairy Farmers The yoghurt brand impressed consumers for the third year in a row for offering unique flavours such as mango & blood orange, watermelon & strawberry, toffee & honeycomb, and apple ...

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