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A climate activist apologises for Project Fear

Posted on Mon Jul 13, 2020, 5:51 am

Climate change was happening, but it was not the end of the world or even its most serious environmental problem. Mr Shellenberger, who has himself been an activist for 20 years, said that until last ...

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Elon Musk about to get another $1.8 billion payday from Tesla

Posted on Fri Jul 10, 2020, 10:53 am

Tesla granted CEO Elon Musk stock options worth $1.8 billion today. It's about to that for a second time in just over two months.

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Austin tech firm Planview acquires AI software maker Aptage

Posted on Thu Jul 9, 2020, 1:29 pm

Austin-based software maker Planview has acquired Austin-based Aptage, a company that makes artificial intelligence and machine learning-based business ...

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OtoNexus Medical Technologies Receives 4th Consecutive Funding Round from Kei...

Posted on Thu Jul 9, 2020, 7:13 am

OtoNexus Medical Technologies Inc., announced today that Keiretsu Capital has invested in OtoNexus for the fourth time. Keiretsu Capital ...

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Robeson County commissioners talk trash, traffic during short meeting

Posted on Wed Jul 8, 2020, 5:40 pm

During a meeting Monday that lasted less than 30 minutes, Commissioner Roger Oxendine urged the Board of Commissioners to get help improving traffic safety in the Five Forks area.

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GeekWire Events

Posted on Tue Jul 7, 2020, 5:00 pm

From left to right: Amy Bohutinsky of TCV; Hope Cochran of Madrona and Dana Settle of Greycroft ... shared by Seattle startup veteran T.A. McCann at The Playbook, our speaker series where ...

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Facebook takes down accounts and pages of Trump ally Roger Stone

Posted on Tue Jul 7, 2020, 5:00 pm

(Reuters) - Facebook Inc on Wednesday removed 50 personal and professional pages connected to U.S. President Donald Trump's longtime adviser Roger Stone, who is due to report to prison next ...

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Dil Bechara - Official Trailer

Posted on Mon Jul 6, 2020, 9:33 am

Watch the Official Trailer from Hindi movie 'Dil Bechara' starring Sushant Singh Rajput, Sanjana Sanghi, Sahil Vaid, Swastika Mukherjee, Saswata Chatterjee and Saif Ali Khan. 'Dil Bechara' movie ...

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Georgia Tech faculty concerned by school's plan to reopen without requiring f...

Posted on Sun Jul 5, 2020, 3:57 pm

CNN - Over 750 faculty members at Georgia Tech signed a letter to the University System of Georgia's Board of Regents saying that the school's plan to reopen campus without face mask requirements ...

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Dr. Paul E. Jacobs Joins Heal as Chairman

Posted on Sat Jul 4, 2020, 7:22 pm

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

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Blavatnik-backed Deezer makes Mexico music bet

Posted on Thu Jul 2, 2020, 8:43 am

The Mexican conglomerate will promote Deezer through its television businesses and Grupo Elektra retail stores, in exchange for an undisclosed share of revenues. The value of the advertising it will ...

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What Kelp Forests Can Do for the Climate

Posted on Wed Jul 1, 2020, 2:10 pm

Christophe Jospe, the chief development officer at Nori, a company that is working to make it easier to fund carbon removal initiatives, argues that with such a powerful sequestration tool at our ...

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All articles tagged: strategy books

Posted on Tue Jun 30, 2020, 5:00 pm

Articles published in strategy+business do not necessarily represent the views of the member firms of the PwC network. Reviews and mentions of publications, products, or services do not constitute ...

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Universal gut microbiome-derived signature predicts cirrhosis

Posted on Tue Jun 30, 2020, 9:44 am

A link between NAFLD and the gut microbiome is well-documented ... Brenner, Claude B. Sirlin, and Rob Knight, UC San Diego; Cyrielle Caussy, UC San Diego and University of Lyon, France; Jian Guo and ...

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Haydale Graphene Industries advances to phase 2 with its IRPC collaboration

Posted on Mon Jun 29, 2020, 12:21 am

Under the agreement, the Thai petrochemicals giant will pay an upfront fee to Haydale following the signing of the contract, with a second payment following the submission of the final report ...

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Is a Climate Pandemic the Future Reality?

Posted on Thu Jun 25, 2020, 3:16 am

According to Veerabhadran Ramanathan, distinguished professor of atmospheric and climate sciences at the Scripps Institute of Oceanography, "Mitigation of super pollutants is the only way to keep ...

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Best Data Modeling Courses

Posted on Wed Jun 24, 2020, 5:01 pm

The course is co-facilitated by Ilkay Altintas, chief data science officer, and Amarnath Gupta, director of the advanced query processing lab at the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC).

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Industry Experts on Designing Research Platforms to Serve Patient Participants

Posted on Wed Jun 24, 2020, 5:01 pm

The panel, moderated by Bio-IT World Editor Allison Proffitt, featured Katherine Wendelsdorf, a field application scientist at QIAGEN who also serves as spokesperson for the Empowered Genome Community ...

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Jason Preston

Posted on Wed Jun 24, 2020, 5:01 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 Mon Jun 22, 2020, 4:11 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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Hawaii-based Accelerator With a Focus on Biomedical Applications Raises $2M

Posted on Sun Jun 21, 2020, 5:01 pm

Cellular Bioengineering and its sister company SKAI Ventures are led by Hank C.K. Wuh, a surgeon, inventor and entrepreneur with a bachelors from Johns Hopkins, a masters in public health from Harvard ...

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iBAHN Launches WPA-Enhanced Wi-Fi Network for Hotels

Posted on Sun Jun 21, 2020, 5:01 pm

Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition and Conference/HITEC LOS ANGELES -- iBAHN, the world's largest provider of broadband technologies for business people and the hotels that serve them ...

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New Franchise Owner Re-Launches Bold, Bad Ass Coffee Brand

Posted on Thu Jun 18, 2020, 1:38 am

Since purchasing the assets of the franchise company in July 2019, RACC has developed more than an inspired new logo, packaging and in-store design, it has rebuilt operations and the franchisee ...

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Poly Healthcare Solutions review

Posted on Wed Jun 17, 2020, 1:58 pm

Poly offers a power video platform with multiple potential uses in healthcare, but the reviews with frustrated users give us pause for concern. Poly is the current name for the former Polycom, an ...

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Wipro founder Azim Premji to retire, son to take over as executive chairman

Posted on Tue Jun 16, 2020, 5:00 pm

Azim Premji, India's second richest man and well-known philanthropist, has led Wipro's evolution from a vegetable oil company founded in 1946 into a global IT firm. "It has been a long and ...

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Spaces in Space Workshop

Posted on Tue Jun 16, 2020, 12:09 pm

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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Breakout I

Posted on Tue Jun 16, 2020, 10:35 am

COVID-19: How the Global Pandemic Changed Cybersecurity and the World Forever The coronavirus pandemic has upended global industries in ways we never thought possible. The implications for ...

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The Globe and Mail

Posted on Tue Jun 16, 2020, 5:30 am

"We're continuing to build up our team, and we've got a strong board of directors led by Mark Godsy, who is a serial ... resulting in overall reductions in energy consumption.

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InterDigital Joins MulteFire Alliance Board Of Directors

Posted on Tue Jun 16, 2020, 1:45 am

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

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HD-beaming BMW visits San Francisco

Posted on Mon Jun 15, 2020, 10:20 pm

It was a BMW Mini with TV studio in back and a satellite dish on top. Philip Nelson, Senior Vice President of NewTek, gave ABC7 a tour. "We have Wi-Fi Internet in the car. And in the front seat ...

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

Posted on Mon Jun 15, 2020, 5:38 am

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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iRobot Provides Business Update

Posted on Mon Jun 15, 2020, 12:45 am

Among the highlights: "Our anticipated second-quarter 2020 financial performance will be substantially better than we originally expected," stated Colin Angle, iRobot's chairman and chief ...

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NetFoundry Simplifies IoT Edge Compute and Private 5G

Posted on Sat Jun 13, 2020, 5:00 pm

said Yousef Khalidi, Corporate Vice President of Microsoft Azure Networking, Microsoft Corp. Industry 4.0 type businesses will use Azure Edge Zones with private 5G and embedded NetFoundry ...

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How HRT can keep men's bone young - and stop mood swings

Posted on Sat Jun 13, 2020, 5:00 pm

The result is that the holes in the honeycomb structure of the bone get bigger, making it more prone to breaking. The sex hormones, oestrogen and testosterone, play a key role in the bone-forming ...

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These Are The Most Influential Indians In US Tech

Posted on Fri Jun 12, 2020, 7:08 pm

Vinod Khosla dreamed of starting his own technology ... Then he decided to start his own firm. He founded Khosla Ventures, one of Silicon Valley's top-tier venture capital firms, in 2004.

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The Battle for Pakistan

Posted on Fri Jun 12, 2020, 5:00 pm

Included are also senior political figures on both sides like Chuck Hagel, former US Secretary of Defense and Senator; and from Pakistan Riaz Mohammed Khan, former Foreign Secretary. These are ...

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UCD scientists receive funding to develop Covid-19 early warning system

Posted on Fri Jun 12, 2020, 3:43 am

I-Form, the Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Centre for Advanced ... SFI director general Prof Mark Ferguson said the projects exemplified the high international standards, agility and responsive ...

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George Floyd: Trump told to back off Seattle's Chaz police-free zone

Posted on Thu Jun 11, 2020, 7:53 pm

David Duncan, a captain with Ottawa Fire Services, opened the door of Station 37 on Earl Armstrong Road to find a shoeless young man who claimed he'd lost his footwear throwing them at a pursuing ...

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8 Firefighters Hurt Battling Md. House Fire

Posted on Thu Jun 11, 2020, 6:36 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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This School In Rural Illinois Has Produced Some Of The Most Amazing Visionari...

Posted on Thu Jun 11, 2020, 6:28 am

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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Mobile companies band around Linux for ARM

Posted on Wed Jun 10, 2020, 5:00 pm

Tom Lantzsch, CEO of Linaro and formerly of Motorola and TI, said that discipline in the release schedule should be a quick and dirty way to improve developer experience on ARM-based mobile platforms.

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Discover the NVIDIA Jetson TK1 Dev Kit and preorder on www.seco.com

Posted on Wed Jun 10, 2020, 5:00 pm

TK1 Developer Kit announced last week at the NVIDIA 2014 GPU Technology Conference by NVIDIA co-founder and CEO Jen-Hsun Huang is now available for pre-order on shop.seco.com. SECO, a world leader in ...

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Tony Blau

Posted on Wed Jun 10, 2020, 5:00 pm

Dr. C. Anthony Blau is a Professor in the Department of Medicine/Hematology, Adjunct Professor of Genome Sciences, and Co-Director of the Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine at the ...

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Sorry Apple: Siri is still lacking in one fundamental way

Posted on Wed Jun 10, 2020, 5:00 pm

This is not what a personal assistants should be, according to Nuance CMO Peter Mahoney. "Dialogue is really important," Mahoney told me last year. "In the original systems that came out ...

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Erich Strohmaier Retiring After Nearly 20 Years at Berkeley Lab

Posted on Wed Jun 10, 2020, 5:00 pm

Coming to America Left to right, Horst Simon, Jonathan Carter, Kathy Yelick and Erich Strohmaier accept ... He had connections with researchers at Berkeley Lab and applied for a job. He was offered ...

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

Posted on Wed Jun 10, 2020, 3:04 pm

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

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Seven Tech football players picked to DCTF All-Texas team

Posted on Wed Jun 10, 2020, 1:28 pm

The Texas Tech football team was well represented. The Red Raiders had seven players selected Wednesday to the Dave Campbell's Texas Football All-Texas teams as part of the publication's summer ...

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EnsoData Accelerates Analysis of Human Health, Improving Diagnostic Accuracy ...

Posted on Wed Jun 10, 2020, 10:35 am

"We believe that EnsoData will be a game-changer for the way we diagnose and treat patients," said Mark Gorenberg, Managing Director at Zetta Venture Partners. "Sleep is just the beginning.

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Black Lives Matter movement reshapes the media landscape

Posted on Tue Jun 9, 2020, 1:56 am

Vox's David Roberts wrote Monday, "The question is where are the boundaries and, just as importantly, who draws them? Who decides what is in bounds and out of bounds? Is it the press's job to draw ...

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Brain-Reading Tech Could Detect Drug Side-Effects

Posted on Mon Jun 8, 2020, 5:00 pm

The company's founder and chairman Philip Low, PhD expressed his excitement over the partnership ... of Humanity's most challenging and mysterious conditions." Low created NeuroVigil in 2007, and the ...

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