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Making world greener

Posted on Sat Nov 21, 2020, 1:51 pm

SHALINI SAKSENA chats up remote sensing data scientist and a PhD student in environmental science and sustainable development to bring you a report on their innovative ideas and research. In a first, ...

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Tijuana River Valley Cross-Border Research and Future Vision

Posted on Thu Nov 19, 2020, 4:12 pm

Scientists involved in this vision include Andrew Allen, Clarissa Anderson, Andrew Barton, Jeff Bowman, Bruce Cornuelle, Falk Feddersen, Sarah Giddings, Mark Merrifield, Kimberly Prather ... please ...

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Elon Musk is $8 billion away from surpassing Bill Gates as the world's second...

Posted on Thu Nov 19, 2020, 7:51 am

It first hit $114 billion after Tesla was added to the S&P 500 index, edging out Mark Zuckerberg.

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'Alive Inside' doc shows how music can combat Alzheimers and dementia

Posted on Wed Nov 18, 2020, 6:01 pm

But that's exactly what might happen if you go see "Alive Inside," a new film that ... and rarely get a visitor. Filmmaker Michael Rossato-Bennett lets his images do the most powerful talking ...

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Qiming Venture Partners Announces Final Closing of US$ 1.2 Billion Fund VII

Posted on Wed Nov 18, 2020, 9:11 am

and Gary Rieschel, with the full support of investment and administrative teams based in Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, and Hong Kong. Since its inception in 2006, Qiming has demonstrated its ...

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Billboard Pro Spotlight Live Virtual Event: Songs for Sale

Posted on Mon Nov 16, 2020, 9:42 am

© 2020 Billboard. All rights reserved. Billboard is part of MRC Media and Info, a division of MRC. On Dec. 3, the Billboard Pro Spotlight Series tackles the current ...

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Goldman Investment-Banking Co-Head Joins Dell Asset Manager

Posted on Mon Nov 16, 2020, 9:37 am

Goldman's co-head of investment banking, Gregg Lemkau, is leaving to join Michael Dell's asset-management firm, media reports say. He was considered a contender to eventually become chief ...

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York Comprehensive High School commencement Friday

Posted on Mon Nov 16, 2020, 5:41 am

He plans to attend Clemson University: Mathematics and Business. Salutorian is Benjamin Allen Spencer, son of Craig and Susan Spencer. He plans to attend University of South Carolina Honors College.

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Architecture News

Posted on Mon Nov 16, 2020, 4:11 am

Included in the Enscape 2.9 release is the Custom Asset Library. If you usually take a look at the photo credits on the projects we publish every day, then you already know who Iwan Baan is. But ...

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Developer security is booming as hack-prevention starts earlier than ever: He...

Posted on Sun Nov 15, 2020, 7:15 am

A leading-edge research firm focused on digital transformation. Good Subscriber Account active since DOW S&P 500 NASDAQ 100 The letter F. An envelope. It indicates the ability to send an email. An ...

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Stories for October 2000

Posted on Fri Nov 13, 2020, 4:01 pm

David Paine, president of Costa Mesa-based Paine & Associates, is expanding his public relations business into New York, with a new Manhattan office set to open in January. In August, Liam McGee was ...

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TikTok Will Outlast Trump

Posted on Fri Nov 13, 2020, 12:38 pm

Feds still fighting for TikTok ban but will delay enforcement. TikTok isn't quite safe yet, but President Donald Trump's absurd and authoritarian attempt to effectively ban the app by forbidding ...

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Verdego Aero Running Diesel-Electric (Jet A) Hybrid Propulsion System

Posted on Fri Nov 13, 2020, 10:18 am

Chief Executive Officer Eric Bartsch says, "VerdeGo Aero is positioned to offer the most efficient, most cost effective, low emissions hybrid system for demanding commercial aviation missions.

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NanoXplore Announces Purchase Order From Martinrea International Inc. for Pas...

Posted on Thu Nov 12, 2020, 1:00 am

NanoXplore Inc. ("NanoXplore" or the "Corporation") (TSX-V: GRA and OTCQX: NNXPF) is pleased to announce that on October 27, 2020, it received a blanket purchase order from Martinrea International Inc ...

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Filmmaker Bill Haney Wins Prestigious Science Journalism Award For His Critic...

Posted on Wed Nov 11, 2020, 8:56 am

© 2020 Insider Inc. and finanzen.net GmbH (Imprint). All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service and ...

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OtoNexus Medical Technologies Wins Prestigious Most Valued Company Award at K...

Posted on Tue Nov 10, 2020, 1:40 pm

"Our goal is to decrease the usage of antibiotic therapy by 50% for the treatment of middle ear infections," said Caitlin Cameron, CEO OtoNexus Medical Technologies. We are delighted that ...

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Wipro's Azim Premji emerges as most generous Indian in FY20

Posted on Tue Nov 10, 2020, 1:02 am

MUMBAI: IT major Wipro's Azim Premji donated Rs 22 crore a day or Rs 7,904 crore in a year to emerge as the most generous Indian in FY20 and top a list of philanthropy. Premji pipped HCL ...

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Precision Medicine 2018

Posted on Mon Nov 9, 2020, 4:00 pm

Our 3rd Annual Precision Medicine Virtual Conference is now available On Demand! Precision Medicine 2018 will continue the dialogue and provide updates on new efforts in drug discoveries, developments ...

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West Wireless Health Institute Joins Xconomy Forum on Health IT

Posted on Mon Nov 9, 2020, 4:00 pm

joining already-scheduled talks by MediPacs CEO Mark McWilliams and Independa CEO Kian Saneii. As the first prototype device to come out of the Institute, Casey says Sense4Baby represents an ...

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Globalstar Receives Terrestrial Authorization in Canada, Brazil and Kenya

Posted on Thu Nov 5, 2020, 4:30 pm

(NYSE American: GSAT) today announced that it has obtained terrestrial authorizations in Canada, Brazil and Kenya. These three countries represent an additional covered population of 300 million and 3 ...

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Future technologies

Posted on Tue Nov 3, 2020, 4:00 pm

Technology holds the ability to solve some of society's problems, but can generate new issues or require measures that people are unwilling to take, said Dennis Bushnell, chief scientist at the NASA ...

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Graphene-enhanced composites in the works

Posted on Mon Nov 2, 2020, 4:00 pm

Ray Gibbs, Haydale Chief Executive, added: "We have identified the composites market as a strategic sector for our functionalized graphene and other nano materials with HCS being a fundamental route ...

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POLITICAL IDOL 2020 to Air Just in Time for Elections

Posted on Mon Nov 2, 2020, 4:00 pm

Film: IN THE FAMILY WAY), Joe DiSalle, Scott Foster, and Robert Yarnall, Creative team includes Sara Jean Tosetti (Costume Designer), Quentin Madia (Choreography), James Rushin (Audio Engineer ...

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Ireland Notebook: A Look at National Labs and Research Centers

Posted on Mon Nov 2, 2020, 4:00 pm

In Dublin, I sat down with Mark Ferguson, director general of Science Foundation Ireland, which oversees the national research centers, to learn more. I later took a trip to Cork and Limerick ...

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Posted on Mon Nov 2, 2020, 11:00 am

Dr. Shawn Iadonato, CEO of Kineta, Inc., will discuss the clinical stage biotechnology company committed to developing disruptive life science technologies that address unmet patient needs especially ...

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

Posted on Sun Nov 1, 2020, 4:00 pm

A curated collection of industry and product deep-dives. Alessio Lorusso built his first 3D printer at 17 and went on to bootstrap his company Roboze. His enthusiasm and drive really shine through ...

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Schneider Electric's New CTO Is Earmarking IT/OT Convergence as the Future

Posted on Sun Nov 1, 2020, 4:00 pm

Schneider Electric recently appointed Prith Banerjee as chief technology officer to push the ... where he examined energy management systems for buildings; and Accenture, focusing on the IoT. All of ...

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Oklahoma legislative races to watch on Election Day

Posted on Sat Oct 31, 2020, 11:11 pm

Oklahoma Republicans and Democrats may not agree on much, but this election cycle they agree urban areas will vote blue and turnout in most rural areas will almost certainly be bright red. That has ...

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Pushing Boundaries In Fantastical Fiction

Posted on Thu Oct 29, 2020, 5:00 pm

Nisi Shawl is a speculative fiction author and editor of New Suns ... It is not necessarily confined to test tubes. A friend of mine, Kim Stanley Robinson, was a guest of honor at a science fiction ...

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Greg Schmergel

Posted on Thu Oct 29, 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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Business Resilience Starts With Data-Driven Scenario Planning

Posted on Wed Oct 28, 2020, 12:57 pm

and Peter Schwartz, SVP Strategic Planning at Salesforce, name five fundamental uncertainties (along with additional trends in technology, environment, politics and more) that will shape our post ...

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Coveting The Gold Mine

Posted on Wed Oct 28, 2020, 7:16 am

When buying Arm, Jen Hsun Huang saw an amalgamation of Nvidia GPUs and DPUs with Arm CPUs delivering gains in HPC, cloud computing, edge computing and personal computing. When buying Xilinx, Lisa Su ...

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Notable Labs Announces Partnership With All4Cure

Posted on Wed Oct 28, 2020, 6:08 am

"Our partnership with Notable is an important step forward for All4Cure, which is helping to shape the future of cancer research," said Tony Blau, CEO and founder of All4Cure. "Our patient ...

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Amprius Raises $25 Million: Is the Battery Component Market for Real?

Posted on Tue Oct 27, 2020, 12:00 pm

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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Vinod Khosla on Innovation and Startups in Greentech

Posted on Tue Oct 27, 2020, 12:00 pm

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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Here Comes the Revenge of the Electric Car

Posted on Tue Oct 27, 2020, 12:00 pm

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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Apeel Raises $30M In Funding

Posted on Tue Oct 27, 2020, 8:11 am

The company will use its new funding and technology to expand operations. Led by James Rogers, Founder and CEO, Apeel helps smallholder farmers in emerging markets, who suffer from some of the ...

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What's Next For iRobot Stock?

Posted on Tue Oct 27, 2020, 6:54 am

Investors have a right to be perplexed by the market's reaction to the third-quarter earnings report from iRobot (NASDAQ:IRBT). There was certainly nothing wrong in the numbers and near-term guidance.

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Sci-Fi's Cory Doctorow Separates Self-Publishing Fact From Fiction

Posted on Sun Oct 25, 2020, 6:51 am

Cory Doctorow is a best-selling science-fiction writer, champion of creative commons and, now, self-publishing pioneer. He's distributing his latest book, a collection of short stories called With ...

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Reclaiming Leadership In The Age Of Agile

Posted on Sat Oct 24, 2020, 5:01 pm

But although, as explained Art Kleiner in The Age of Heretics (1996 ... Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne, with their books Blue Ocean Strategy (2004) and Blue Ocean Shift (2017), offer an excellent ...

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WIFIRE: Fighting Fires with Supercomputers

Posted on Fri Oct 23, 2020, 9:57 am

The WIFIRE team is led by Ilkay Altintas, an NSF-funded computer scientist at the University of California, San Diego, who uses her expertise in workflow to connect data science with fire science in ...

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8 Firefighters Hurt Battling Md. House Fire

Posted on Wed Oct 21, 2020, 5:07 pm

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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VidCon is planning to return in summer 2021, and will allow people to attend ...

Posted on Tue Oct 20, 2020, 2:01 pm

Nearly 1 million people tuned into digital events held by VidCon over the last few months, according to general manager Jim Louderback, adding that nearly half of that audience was streaming from ...

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Shut the countryside again, farmers plead

Posted on Mon Oct 19, 2020, 5:00 pm

Peter Davidson-Smith, chairman of the Gloucestershire NFU, said the emergence of new clusters suggested safeguards should not have been dropped. 'I really feel we are going to have to rethink the ...

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Verizon Teams with Microsoft to Offer Private 5G Mobile Edge Computing

Posted on Mon Oct 19, 2020, 11:57 am

"We are especially excited to join Verizon and Microsoft to test how 5G and MEC ... IoT workloads to precision medicine," said Yousef Khalidi, corporate vice president Azure for Operators at ...

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Is an elephant a person? A New York court is set to decide

Posted on Mon Oct 19, 2020, 9:41 am

Just her freedom. Is Happy in prison? No, Happy is in a one-acre enclosure in the Bronx Zoo, but her lawyer, Steven Wise of the Nonhuman Rights Project (NhRP), has gone to court to spring her.

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Mexican magnate, adviser to president, positive for virus

Posted on Thu Oct 15, 2020, 7:03 am

MEXICO CITY (AP) - Ricardo Salinas Pliego, one of Mexico´s wealthiest ... Salinas, the founder and president of Grupo Salinas, which includes TV Azteca and Banco Azteca among other companies ...

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Leading Software Industry and Digital Transformation Experts Unveil BizOps Ma...

Posted on Wed Oct 14, 2020, 12:18 pm

"For thirty years, humans have been playing catch up when it comes to improving software at the rate the customer demands it," said Kevin Surace, chairman and CTO, Appvance.ai. "We are pleased to ...

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Retailers eye Algeria, Morocco as part of Africa's 'final frontier' for growt...

Posted on Tue Oct 13, 2020, 4:59 pm

"With the world's largest retailer now active in the continent it seems likely other leading global retailers will investigate opportunities in the region," said Ira Kalish, Deloitte's director of ...

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InterDigital Joins ATIS Next G Alliance Dedicated to Wireless Standards

Posted on Tue Oct 13, 2020, 10:00 am

where we typically create roughly 1,000 contributions a year," said InterDigital CTO Henry Tirri. "We are proud to serve as Founding Member of the Next G Alliance, which will be integral to ...

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