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Elon Musk: Tesla will make cars in Berlin

Posted on Wed Nov 13, 2019, 4:45 am

In a tweet late Tuesday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk said the plant would build batteries, powertrains and vehicles, "starting with the Model Y." The factory is also expected to produce the Model 3, the ...

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Michael Dell: Advancing humanity by unlocking the power of data

Posted on Tue Nov 12, 2019, 12:08 pm

During his keynote address at the Dell Technology Summit, CEO Michael Dell took the stage to announce that the company had achieved many of the ambitious goals from its 2020 Legacy of Good plan while ...

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Lesbians of 1916 are the Rising's 'hidden history'

Posted on Sat Nov 9, 2019, 4:00 pm

Maeve Sheehan In the 1916 commemorations, women are celebrated as the forgotten heroes of 1916. But there is another hidden history and it concerns women who loved women. RTE's flagship 1916 drama, ...

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Vernor Vinge

Posted on Tue Nov 5, 2019, 4:00 pm

Mathematician; Computer Scientist; Hugo Award-winning Novelist, A Fire Upon The Deep, Rainbow's End VERNOR VINGE is a mathematician, computer scientist, and science fiction author who is a retired San ...

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Consumer Alert: Are Banks Exaggerating EMV Chip Progress, Capabilities?

Posted on Tue Nov 5, 2019, 2:55 pm

payment data in retail and point of sale environments are better protected with chip cards -- card holders have much greater security at the point of sale with their own card data," says David ...

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InterDigital Inc.

Posted on Fri Nov 1, 2019, 6:10 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 stock ...

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CAFE 541: Movies opening in Eugene-Springfield for the week of Nov. 1-7

Posted on Thu Oct 31, 2019, 1:53 pm

122 minutes. Regal 15, Bijou Art Cinemas. "Fantastic Fungi" is a time-lapse journey from 2019 Maui Film Festival Visionary Award honoree and director Louie Schwartzberg about the mysterious world of ...

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South Africa: The Future of Cars Is Electrifying

Posted on Wed Oct 23, 2019, 5:00 pm

told brilliantly in the 2006 documentary Who Killed The Electric Car? by US filmmaker Chris Paine. The doccie tracks the launch of the first EV by General Motors in 1997 after strict air emissions ...

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CSRHub Metrics Included in Harvard Business Review Top CEO's List 2019

Posted on Wed Oct 23, 2019, 8:38 am

"The incorporation of 30% ESG data signals a growing shift of perception in what matters to be the best," said Cynthia Figge, CEO and Cofounder of CSRHub. "We are honored to have CSRHub's ESG ...

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iRobot co-founder and CEO Colin Angle talks tariff troubles and data dilemmas

Posted on Mon Oct 14, 2019, 10:26 pm

Today, despite increasing competition over the past 17 years, iRobot co-founder and CEO Colin Angle says his Boston-based robotics company been able to maintain a global market share of the ...

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Chorus blacklists sub-contracting companies after scathing report into migran...

Posted on Mon Oct 7, 2019, 6:56 pm

Chorus has blacklisted 38 sub-contracting companies in an effort to stamp out migrant exploitation among its suppliers. The sub-contractors were involved in rolling out Chorus' ultrafast broadband ...

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Hand Hygiene Technology Startup Hyginex Receives Investment from Persistent S...

Posted on Thu Oct 3, 2019, 5:00 pm

"Hyginex's unique approach based on innovative wearable technology protects patients in hospitals and improves global healthcare," says Dr. Sridhar Jagannathan, chief innovation officer for Persistent ...

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Flir purchases IP and assets from defunct drone company, Aria

Posted on Wed Oct 2, 2019, 11:07 am

Aria Insights has strong iRobot connections, as well. The startup was founded in 2008 as CyPhy Works by iRobot co-founder, Helen Greiner. After Greiner left, however, the former drone hardware company ...

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As Biden falters, Hillary attacks Trump and positions herself to enter presid...

Posted on Fri Sep 27, 2019, 4:03 am

[5] Chalupa also met with Valeriy Chaly, Ukraine's ambassador to the U.S., and Oksana Shulyar, a top aid to the Ukrainian ambassador in March 2016 and shared her alleged concerns about Manafort.

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What is CrowdStrike and why is it part of whistleblower complaint?

Posted on Thu Sep 26, 2019, 2:34 pm

False claim CrowdStrike's founder is Ukrainian Others have falsely claimed that CrowdStrike blamed Russia because Dmitri Alperovitch, its cofounder and CTO, is Ukrainian. Trump appeared to be alluding ...

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Apeel Sciences brings its super avocados to 1,100 Kroger stores

Posted on Wed Sep 18, 2019, 3:14 pm

"We build an optimized microclimate in each piece of produce," Apeel CEO James Rogers told me. A video posted in March compares the lifespans of Apeel fruits and vegetables -- including asparagus, ...

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BIAS Wins Prestigious Oracle Excellence Partner of the Year: North America an...

Posted on Wed Sep 18, 2019, 6:27 am

"BIAS has demonstrated an outstanding level of innovation in delivering proven, Oracle-based cloud solutions that solve our joint customers' most critical business challenges," said Steve Daheb, ...

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Community Solar Power Available To Hanover Area Residents

Posted on Fri Sep 6, 2019, 10:36 am

CleanChoice Energy and Hartz Solar are making available ... on their utility bills while supporting regional solar growth," CleanChoicefounder and CEO Tom Matzzie said in a statement. "Our goal is to ...

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Trend Micro Nurtures Global Cybersecurity Talent Development

Posted on Tue Sep 3, 2019, 1:10 am

The Trend Micro CTF 2019 -- Raimund Genes Cup invites teams from around the world to test their skills in today's most critical areas of security risk. This cornerstone event is one of many ways Trend ...

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NFL season preview: 10 things you need to know

Posted on Mon Sep 2, 2019, 5:00 pm

Satellite and cable options cost even more in 2019. For instance, Bell (satellite), Shaw (cable) and Rogers (cable) are charging about $200 each for the four-month regular-season service. Only DAZN ...

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Wipro to outshine previous performance: Azim Premji

Posted on Mon Sep 2, 2019, 10:33 am

Wipro is making significant investment in digital, cloud, engineering services and cyber security as the company aims to outshine its previous performance, its founder and outgoing chairman Azim ...

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Neal Stephenson Wants To Tell Big Stories

Posted on Thu Aug 22, 2019, 10:00 pm

Neal Stephenson is the author of some of the most prescient and beloved science fiction of the last 30 years, including Snow Crash, The Diamond Age, Cryptonomicon, and Seveneves. His fiction deals ...

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Arnold Schwarzenegger Blasts Marketing 'Selling the Idea That Real Men Eat Me...

Posted on Wed Aug 14, 2019, 8:07 am

The seven-time Mr. Olympia and former bodybuilder appears in The Game Changers, a documentary from Oscar-winners Louie Psihoyos and James Cameron about the rise of the plant-based food industry in ...

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Documentary shines light on the medically undiagnosed

Posted on Mon Aug 12, 2019, 5:00 pm

I didn't know that world existed. The documentary is the brainchild of Katia Moritz, a wife, mother and clinical psychologist who was abruptly introduced to the reality of the undiagnosed after waking ...

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These sharks use unique molecules to glow green

Posted on Thu Aug 8, 2019, 8:07 am

"Studying biofluorescence in the ocean is like a constantly evolving mystery novel, with new clues being provided as we move the research forward," says David Gruber, (@luminescentlabs) a professor at ...

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D.A. Pennebaker, Master Director of Documentaries, Dies at 94

Posted on Sat Aug 3, 2019, 6:00 pm

Pennebaker did not reserve his camera exclusively for the musical arena, however. He and his wife, Chris Hegedus, with whom he made most of his films in the past several decades, were Oscar nominated ...

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PhotoRocket Cuts Staff, Swaps CEOs, Looks for New Direction

Posted on Fri Jul 26, 2019, 5:00 pm

Seattle photo-sharing startup PhotoRocket, stocked with veterans of high-profile ... and was previously a managing partner at Atlas Accelerator. Another co-founder, Gary Roshak, was a vice president ...

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10 Industries And Services That Will Be Improved By 'Smart City' Technology

Posted on Fri Jul 12, 2019, 10:18 am

Vaclav Vincalek, Pacific Coast Information Systems (PCIS) Ltd. 4. Urban Planning Citizens will start demanding features and functions that will impact urban and real estate planners the most.

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Microsoft is cashing in on the biggest biotech IPO of 2019

Posted on Thu Jun 27, 2019, 11:31 am

"We believe deeply in the potential for this partnership with Adaptive and have made a substantial financial investment in the company," Peter Lee, Microsoft's corporate vice president of AI and ...

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Surgery: the Mother of Invention

Posted on Fri Jun 21, 2019, 12:27 pm

When he was learning to do hip replacements, Dr. Hank Wuh, a young orthopedic surgeon, was frustrated by the slow and potentially harmful method used to remove the cement securing an old artificial ...

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Celebrating Nanotechnology at the Hebrew University: Inaugural Dan Maydan Pri...

Posted on Tue Jun 18, 2019, 2:28 am

Prof Yi Cui is being recognized for exceptionally innovative contributions to a broad area of nanomaterials for renewable energy and environment. Particularly, he is credited for starting the research ...

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Amazon's next big thing may redefine big

Posted on Fri Jun 14, 2019, 5:00 pm

"I see Amazon as a technology company that just happened to do retail," begins Werner Vogels, Amazon's chief technology officer. "When Jeff [Bezos] started Amazon, he wasn't thinking about starting a ...

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Are Indian Fast Bowler Jasprit Bumrah And Southern Actor Anupama Parameswaran...

Posted on Thu Jun 13, 2019, 10:59 pm

In recent, the couple who are making headlines is none other than Indian fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah and South Indian actor Anupama Parameswaran. If reports are to be believed, Jasprit and Anupama are ...

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State picks next president of Georgia Tech

Posted on Thu Jun 6, 2019, 11:05 am

The leader of George Mason University is set to become the next president of Georgia Tech. The Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia on Thursday named Ángel Cabrera as the sole finalist ...

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Maturing WLAN Technology Makes Life Easier for IT Administrators

Posted on Tue Jun 4, 2019, 5:00 pm

According to Thomas Greaves, chairman of the educational technology consultancy The Greaves Group, half of the computers used in schools today are mobile devices. Students and teachers are using them ...

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Digital manufacturing play Titomic heads to NASA to find new CTO

Posted on Fri May 31, 2019, 5:22 am

Melbourne-based digital manufacturing solutions play Titomic has named aerospace technologist Nathanael Miller as its new chief technology officer, who joins the company after a 13-year stint at NASA.

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Ukraine ex-president accused of taking key servers with him

Posted on Mon May 27, 2019, 5:00 pm

Ukraine's State Bureau of Investigations said on Wednesday ... "It just happened that there was no money in the country to build a normal situation room," Dmytro Shymkiv, former deputy chief of staff ...

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Innovators of the Year: Kineta is 'decorating tumor cells' to make them easie...

Posted on Thu May 23, 2019, 2:05 pm

The challenge facing medical scientists like Shawn Iadonato is convincing the immune system they are. Iadonato is co-founder and CEO of Kineta, a Seattle-based biotech focused on the new frontier of ...

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Olis Robotics Wins U.S. Air Force Funding to Explore Viability of Repairing a...

Posted on Tue May 21, 2019, 2:09 am

or update components while the satellites are in orbit," Olis Robotics' CEO Don Pickering stated. "Olis Robotics' progressive autonomy software platform enables the ability to use robotics in orbit to ...

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TEDx brings people together to share ideas

Posted on Sat May 18, 2019, 5:00 pm

Hank Louis, developed a program that would connect people, specifically his students with families in Navajo Nation who he says are living in Third World conditions without plumbing or electricity.

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Public Records for the week of May 13

Posted on Tue May 14, 2019, 8:46 pm

X-Stream Wash renewed its lease of 1,250 square feet of warehouse space at Jefferson North Industrial Park, Newport News. Michael Shapiro represented the landlord. Ricardo Reyes renewed his lease of 2 ...

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Dr. Dave Campbell on women, addiction and the opioid crisis

Posted on Tue May 14, 2019, 1:32 pm

MSNBC medical contributor Dr. Dave Campbell joined Mike Brzezinski to share startling new statistics on how women are disproportionately affected by the opioid crisis. NBC News NBC News ...

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Gov. Gavin Newsom, nonprofit announce wildfire-fighting contest in La Jolla

Posted on Fri May 10, 2019, 5:37 pm

X Prize Foundation chairman Peter Diamandis made the announcement Friday at the Near Future Summit in La Jolla, California. Diamandis says it will take about 100 days to develop the rules for the ...

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Yale, Cornell, Stanford Retain Top Spots in Week 5 IRA Varsity 8+ Polls

Posted on Wed May 1, 2019, 3:18 am

Also Receiving Votes: College of the Holy Cross, MIT, Santa Clara University, Temple University, Gonzaga University, Oklahoma City University, University of San Diego, Williams College, Fairfield ...

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Scott Foster: Why Rockets and Warriors HATE NBA referee explained by Paul Pierce

Posted on Tue Apr 30, 2019, 5:09 pm

Officiating grabbed the headlines in Game 1 of the Rockets-Warriors series after Houston repeatedly protested a lack of calls on what they perceived were clear and obvious fouls. Mike D'Antoni picked ...

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CoreBiome Announces Leading Microbiome Researcher Rob Knight as Scientific Ad...

Posted on Wed Apr 24, 2019, 5:00 pm

CoreBiome, a microbiome discovery services provider and wholly-owned subsidiary of OraSure Technologies, Inc. (OSUR), announced today that Rob Knight, Professor and Director of the Center for ...

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Iron Mountain Incorporated (IRM)

Posted on Thu Apr 11, 2019, 10:27 am

The Board currently consists of twelve (12) directors. Each director is currently serving a one-year term, and the term of each director will expire at the Annual Meeting. At the Annual Meeting, each ...

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RedSeal Receives Equity Investment from STG Partners

Posted on Wed Apr 10, 2019, 9:27 am

The company intends to use the funds to accelerate its growth. Led by Ray Rothrock, chairman and CEO, RedSeal provides a cyber risk modeling platform for hybrid environments that helps validate an ...

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10 things predicted to happen before the pay gap closes

Posted on Wed Apr 10, 2019, 8:55 am

Futurist Glen Hiemstra, an innovation expert and founder of Futurist.com, tells CNBC Make It that in 200 years, we should expect a largely robotic workforce, driverless air taxis and the spread of ...

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BenQ EL2870U 28-Inch 4k HDR Gaming Monitor Review

Posted on Tue Apr 9, 2019, 2:26 pm

With support for DisplayPort input, AMD FreeSync, and FreeSync 2, the monitor will ensure no dropped frames and a crisp picture at even the fastest motion. On top of that, the 1ms response time keeps ...

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