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  • With an eye toward conservation and cost-reduction, Utah’s water utilities look underground 27 Sep 2021 13:11 This story is part of The Salt Lake Tribune’s ongoing commitment to identify solutions to Utah’s biggest challenges through the work of the Innovation Lab. [Subscribe to our newsletter here] While many Utahns look up and hope for rain to end the water …
  • Trucking in America: 5 fascinating truths about how your stuff gets to you 27 Sep 2021 13:07 In May 2020, with the coronavirus pandemic in its infancy, a chain of colorful big rigs parked along Constitution Avenue in Washington, DC, for nearly three weeks. Horns blared as idling truck drivers protested sinking pay, rising insurance costs and lack …
  • ETtech Startup Awards 2021: Celebrating breakthrough moments 27 Sep 2021 13:04 As Indian startups go public, the industry has come of age. This year’s ET Startup Awards jury meeting was held in the backdrop of two record-breaking IPOs by Indian startups— Zomato and Freshworks—which the esteemed panel termed as breakthrough moments …
  • MORF Gallery ArtStick™ Unleashes Machina Infinitum 1960’s Fractal Makeover 27 Sep 2021 13:00 SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA, USA, September 27, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- MORF Gallery, a Silicon Valley and Hollywood based purveyor of collectible fine art enabled by breakthrough technologies like artificial intelligence, machine learning, robotics, …
  • Secure those Macs: Apple must step up and support older machines 27 Sep 2021 12:39 Image: Pixabay user dokumol I have long advocated keeping machines up to date. When machines become too old to update, I've bitten the bullet and dumped them, even if they were still fully functional. With all the malware and ransomware, not to mention …
  • Coining It: Marquee Investors Rally Into Coinrule Funding Round As Auto Crypto Trading Takes Off 27 Sep 2021 12:39 Crypto trading: Volumes account for over 10% of US equity trading with 56m active crypto traders around the world   Funding: Twitch, Google’s Fitbit and Kayak founders among other investors to join the $2.2m funding round as Coinrule monthly revenues hit …
  • The Bay Area isn’t what it once was. Hyphy Juice reminds me of home. 27 Sep 2021 12:35 For many of us who grew up here while the Hyphy Movement existed, few things embody the nostalgia of our upbringing more than this former time — a gloriously weird, rap-infused lifestyle that took over between 2005 and 2009. It’s a past many of us return …
  • The Point, Sept. 27, 2021: Why The Problem Of Heirs’ Property Caused Black Families To Lose 90% Of Their Land 27 Sep 2021 12:23 Subscribe to The Point to invite us into your inbox with the most important Florida news from Monday through Friday at 8 a.m. • WUFT News: Gainesville City Leaders Make A Push To Help Black Families Hold Onto Their Property. “Heirs’ property commonly …
  • Crunch time kicks off for Dems 27 Sep 2021 12:06 JUST ANOTHER MANIC MONDAY — It is a high stakes week on Capitol Hill, no doubt about it. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) announced Sunday night that debate on the Senate-passed bipartisan infrastructure bill will start Monday, right on time to fulfil …
  • POLITICO Playbook: ‘Everything is hanging by a thread’ 27 Sep 2021 11:19 DRIVING THE DAY LIZ AND LESLEY — Rep. LIZ CHENEY (R-Wyo.) got the “60 Minutes” treatment Sunday night, and the most surprising moment — the one generating outsize attention on social media — had nothing to do with DONALD TRUMP. Instead it was about her …
  • Going public? Here is a how-to guide 27 Sep 2021 11:05 Sep 26th 2021 "A FLOTATION is like your own funeral. You usually do it only once,” deadpans the chief financial officer of a software company that recently staged a blockbuster initial public offering (IPO). Some compare a listing to a wedding, …
  • Mandarin Instruction by Taiwanese Teachers Now Offered in 27 Sep 2021 10:57 San Francisco, Sept. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In response to the ever-growing interest in Mandarin language learning for both personal and professional reasons, the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (TECO) San Francisco office announces a new …
  • AI navigation startup Phiar lands ex-Google manager, funding from Telenav 27 Sep 2021 10:23 Phiar, a startup aiming to enhance in-car navigation systems by overlaying directions on real-time video, announced on Monday that Google's head of Android automotive platforms joined as chief executive and State Farm Ventures led a US$12 million …
  • Meet the Tech Companies Keeping LA’s Music Scene Humming 27 Sep 2021 09:46 WaveXR teams up with performers, such as John Legend (center), to create avatars for livestream events. In 1957, Elvis Presley recorded his hit song, “All Shook Up,” at Radio Recorders Inc. in Hollywood. It was one of many hits Radio Recorders helped forge …
  • Blockchain, AI among fastest growing startup sub-sectors globally: report 27 Sep 2021 08:46 Blockchain, artificial intelligence (AI) and big data are few of the fastest growing startup sub-sectors globally, attracting high early-stage funding deals over the last five years, according to a new report by market research firm Startup Genome. (Sign …
  • Ace of Trades: Mary Ann Anderson is home again 27 Sep 2021 08:14 WARSAW – She grew up locally but worked for years in California’s Silicon Valley. “I lived in the San Francisco Bay area for the last 15 years,” clarified Mary Ann Anderson. “I purchased my grandparent’s home the same year I moved to California, in 2004, …
  • How To Prevent The Next Elizabeth Holmes Or Sackler Family Scandal 27 Sep 2021 08:13 Elizabeth Holmes, Founder & CEO of Theranos speaks at Forbes Under 30 Summit at Pennsylvania ... [+] Convention Center on October 5, 2015. (Photo by Lisa Lake/Getty Images) Getty Images Medical malfeasance is on trial in America with a pair of …
  • Afghan airline flies out relatives, staff impersonating journos (Ld) 27 Sep 2021 07:41 A private Afghan airline flew out at least 155 family members of the company’s leadership to Abu Dhabi instead of evacuees, including journalists, according to a media report on Monday. Citing the Bloomberg report, TOLO News said the Kam Air flight was …
  • ET Startup Awards 2021: The year belongs to Zomato 27 Sep 2021 07:16 Zomato, the food delivery and restaurant discovery company that blazed a new trail with its stellar public listing earlier this year, won top honours at the seventh edition of India’s most prestigious awards for entrepreneurship — The Economic Times …
  • What India needs to become a major research hub 27 Sep 2021 07:16 India’s research and development intensive (RDI) industry is growing in its reach as more manufacturing becomes RDI. For example, self-driving cars now need advanced computing and sensor technology, transforming a mid-tech auto sector into a hi-tech one. …
  • Urban Company eyes IPO within 2 years 27 Sep 2021 07:16 Home services platform Urban Company on Thursday reiterated that it planned to go public in 12-24 months. The company, which reached a valuation of $2 billion after a fund raise in April, was bullish about its next milestone. “The average age for a company …
  • Goldman Sachs, Ozy & $40M con call gone wrong 27 Sep 2021 07:15 This past winter, Goldman Sachs was closing in on a $40 million investment in Ozy, a digital media company founded in 2013, and there seemed to be a lot of reasons to do the deal. Ozy boasted of a large audience for its general interest website, its …
  • Google Maps, YouTube and Gmail blocked on millions of phones from today - full list 27 Sep 2021 06:49 Millions of phones will be blocked from Google Maps, YouTube and Gmail TODAY in a massive update, the US tech giant has confirmed. Devices using Android 2.3 will lose access to the swathe of popular applications. That particular branch of the US tech giant …
  • Sportstech pre-accelerator applications closing soon 27 Sep 2021 06:48 The industry-led Australian Sports Technologies Network (ASTN) is accepting submissions for its next online pre-accelerator program until 29 September 2021. The ten-week Business of Sport program will support sportstech entrepreneurs, athletes and …
  • LOOK: This Tod’s sneaker line gets a technical twist 27 Sep 2021 04:37 The No_Code J is now fully equipped for rough terrains No Code, Tod’s sneaker line of leather and high-tech fabric, gets an update with the No_Code J iteration. The new collection of No_Code J (where ‘J’ stands for journey) answers the needs of people who …
  • To Make Homeownership Affordable in California, Rethink the Suburbs 27 Sep 2021 00:59 California’s future as a place of aspiration is fading for all but the wealthiest residents — with that promise nearly out of reach for young people and new immigrants. This state has become a place marked both by spectacular successes and by not-so- …
  • What makes a tech mogul 27 Sep 2021 00:20 The Contrarian: Peter Thiel and Silicon Valley’s Pursuit of Power Author: Max Chafkin Publisher: Bloomsbury Price: Rs 699 Pages: 382 After reading The Contrarian, Max Chafkin’s judicious biography, I was struck by how much Peter Thiel remains a mystery — …
  • New Exhibition in San Francisco Brings Art to Life Through Technology 26 Sep 2021 23:24 SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) – A new art exhibit in San Francisco is paying tribute to technology in a way you’ve likely never seen. The secret life of machines can be uncovered at “Renaissance 2.0,” now open at Modernism West, located inside Foreign Cinema in …
  • Homeless Man Found Dead with Gunshot Wounds Near Creek Trail 26 Sep 2021 23:23 SAN JOSE (BCN) — A homeless man was found dead with at least one gunshot wound along a creek trail near San Jose’s Happy Hollow Park and Zoo on Saturday afternoon, police said. Officers responded shortly after 4 p.m. to reports that a man’s body had been …
  • Homeless man's body found with gunshot wounds near creek trail in San Jose 26 Sep 2021 21:57 SAN JOSE (BCN) – A homeless man was found dead with at least one gunshot wound along a creek trail near San Jose’s Happy Hollow Park and Zoo on Saturday afternoon, police said. Officers responded shortly after 4 p.m. to reports that a man’s body had been …
  • Guest opinion: Housing affordability bills' math doesn't add up 26 Sep 2021 21:49 Most everyone agrees there is a housing crisis in Mountain View and nearby communities. Many are discouraged by having to pay enormous rents. Naomi Klein wrote “The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism” to explain how, during times of crisis, …
  • Dwayne Johnson calls Red Notice as 'Netlix's biggest movie' 26 Sep 2021 21:45 Washington [US], September 26 (ANI): Actor Dwayne Johnson on Saturday showed off an exclusive clip from his upcoming movie 'Red Notice' that also stars Gal Gadot and Ryan Reynolds in lead roles. The Netflix subscribers were served with the power- …
  • Op-Ed: To make homeownership affordable again in California, rethink the suburbs 26 Sep 2021 21:18 California’s future as a place of aspiration is fading for all but the wealthiest residents — with that promise nearly out of reach for young people and new immigrants. This state has become a place marked both by spectacular successes and by not-so- …
  • Browser privacy settings you need to change immediately in Chrome, Firefox and more 26 Sep 2021 19:57 James Martin/CNET Privacy is now a priority among browser-makers, but they may not go as far as you want in fighting pervasive ad industry trackers on the web. Here's how you can crank up your privacy settings to outsmart that online tracking. …
  • The Maps That Steer Us Wrong 26 Sep 2021 19:53 Too many of our digital maps are sellouts. Just like the projection maps we’re all familiar with that inaccurately depict Greenland dwarfing South America, the digital maps that orient our lives on smartphones and laptops are the result of a series of …
  • Former Reddit CEO Asks: Why Is Theranos’ Holmes the Only Tech CEO Facing Prosecution? 26 Sep 2021 19:27 Federal prosecutors allege that Elizabeth Holmes and the No. 2 at Theranos, Ramesh "Sunny" Balwani, "broke the law by deceiving investors about how well the business was doing and the capabilities of its testing machines, in addition to …
  • Homeless man found shot to death on San Jose creek trail 26 Sep 2021 17:54 A man was found shot to death on a creek trail in San Jose on Saturday afternoon, police said. San Jose police said they received a report around 4 p.m. Saturday of a body on a trail in the area of Remillard Court and Story Road near Coyote Creek. Upon …
  • In the Elizabeth Holmes criminal case, the media is also on trial 26 Sep 2021 16:39 Seemingly everyone was fascinated by the young entrepreneur seeking to revolutionize blood testing and who managed to attract a who's who of powerful men to buy into her lofty mission. Holmes, who has pleaded not guilty, faces a dozen counts of federal …
  • Man arrested on suspicion of murder of British... 26 Sep 2021 11:04 London: British police said on Sunday they had arrested a man on suspicion of the murder of a female teacher found dead in a London park last week. Sabina Nessa, 28, left her home in south London on the evening of Sept. 17 to make the short walk through a …
  • Crowdfunding platform in Silicon Valley bridge 26 Sep 2021 10:41 By NEIL HARTNELL Tribune Business Editor [email protected] A Bahamas-based crowdfunding platform yesterday disclosed it is opening an office in California’s Silicon Valley as “a bridge” to connect this nation with international start-ups, …
  • Tech boom floods Israel’s silicon valley with cash, exposing divisions 26 Sep 2021 05:10 The 43-year-old, who routinely wears shorts and a T-shirt to work, is one of a generation of Israelis who have become millionaires through the country’s red-hot technology industry, and who are transforming Tel Aviv. “Even if you don’t belong to tech, …
  • Kate trumps Harry and Meghan in fight for popularity in the US 26 Sep 2021 03:48 Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's 'royal' visit to New York. Video . GMAOPINION: Written on the Statue of Liberty is a poem by Emma Lazarus including the famous lines: "Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe …
  • Trump keeps stolen election case alive at Georgia rally, claims vindication from Arizona audit 26 Sep 2021 03:12 Former President Donald Trump on Saturday revved up his allegations of voter fraud in front of an enthusiastic crowd at a “Save America” rally in Georgia, where he insisted the 2020 vote was rigged against him. He attacked Georgia Secretary of State Brian …
  • Awning Emerges From Stealth With $9.3 Million 25 Sep 2021 20:16 SAN FRANCISCO — Awning, a technology platform and brokerage built exclusively for real estate investing, has emerged from stealth with $9.3 million in funding led by Global Founders Capital. The round also includes participation from MassMutual Ventures …
  • Brownsville Tech Startup, Permittivity, Wins Global Prize Challenge 25 Sep 2021 20:12 Permittivity tech startup utilizing NASA technology to support America’s water infrastructure BROWNSVILLE, TEXAS, UNITED STATES, September 25, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Permittivity, a local tech startup, placed among the top 5 teams in the …
  • Newest San Jose mayoral candidate wants to start ‘a revolution of common sense’ 25 Sep 2021 19:24 San Jose councilmember Matt Mahan announced Saturday that he is officially jumping into the race to become the city’s next mayor, running on a platform that he described as “a revolution of common sense.” San Jose Councilmember Matt Mahan represents …
  • MASS SURVEILLANCE: PART TWO: Vumacam’s ‘hundreds of thousands of cameras’ will be watching you 25 Sep 2021 19:20 Illustrative image | Sources: Adobe Stock | Dean Hutton / Bloomberg via Getty Images   Heidi Swart is a journalist who reports on surveillance and data privacy. This report was commissioned by the Media Policy and Democracy Project, an initiative of …
  • How Peter Thiel became the most feared man in Silicon Valley 25 Sep 2021 14:22 PayPal founder Peter Thiel liked Mark Zuckerberg for the same reasons most people couldn’t stand him.  Though the Facebook CEO is often criticized for being robotic and unfeeling, Thiel saw the younger man’s indifference as “a sign of intelligence,” writes …
  • New Berryessa murals celebrate San Jose’s rustic past 25 Sep 2021 14:06 Picking up the weekly groceries might be a more usual reason to visit the new Market Park shopping center on Berryessa Road in San Jose, but stopping to gaze at a set of new murals while you’re there isn’t a bad idea at all. The Bumb family, which owns the …
  • Gen Z former social media addict knows Instagram destroys young lives 25 Sep 2021 12:38 At age 11, I opened up an Instagram account. All my friends were there, so why not?  It started out innocently enough as I shared photos of sunsets and my dogs with a couple dozen followers. But, as Instagram became more ubiquitous and adolescence set in, …
  • Ondo University Senate Should Be Fired For ‘Indecent Reasoning’ – Sowore Lambasts Draconian Policy On ‘Indecent Dressing’ Imposed On Students 25 Sep 2021 11:51 Human rights’ activist, Omoyele Sowore, has reacted to a circular issued by the senate of the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, Ondo State, threatening to rusticate any student involved in any form of “indecent dressing.” In separate posts on …
  • The Elizabeth Holmes Trial Sparks A Silicon Valley Debate: Why Not Other Tech CEOs? 25 Sep 2021 11:41 Selling an idea in Silicon Valley takes not only a grand vision but also swagger and bluster, says Margaret O'Mara, a historian of the tech industry. "Being able to tell a good story is part of being a successful founder, being able to persuade …
  • $15 is a great price for this super-slim Anker charger 25 Sep 2021 11:27 We are still far, far away from a future in which our beloved devices don't need charging to stay alive Anker Portable ChargerAnker No matter how hard those Silicon Valley bigwig salamanders talk up their fancy new phones, we are still way too far away …
  • Walter “Andy” L Anderson 25 Sep 2021 10:33 Walter L Anderson (Andy) was born in Chelsea, Massachusetts on Oct. 29, 1941, and passed away at his home in Kelso, Washington on Sept. 5, 2021. He was the first born and only son of Glen M. Anderson (Andy) and Genevieve M. Anderson (Jane). In 1960 Walt …
  • Tech Boom Floods Israel's Silicon Valley With Cash, Exposing Divisions 25 Sep 2021 10:26 TEL AVIV—Nir Zohar started at Wix.com in 2007 as office gopher. Today, he is chief operating officer at the Tel Aviv-based website designer, with a shareholding worth at least $56 million at current valuations. The 43-year-old, who routinely wears shorts …
  • Space News: NASA’s Artemis rover to land near Nobile Region of Moon’s south pole 25 Sep 2021 10:16 A data visualization showing the mountainous area west of Nobile Crater and the smaller craters that litter its rim at the lunar South Pole. The region features areas permanently covered in shadow as well as areas that are bathed in sunlight most of the …
  • Hulu: The 39 best TV shows to watch tonight - CNET 25 Sep 2021 09:32 In Alter Ego, singers create a computer avatar of themselves, and that's what the judges see. Video screenshot by Gael Fashingbauer Cooper/CNET Think you've seen every variation on the singing-contest show? Think again. In Alter Ego, singers …
  • Machines vs. climate change 25 Sep 2021 08:21 In the last two or three decades, farmers have been offered a dizzying array of new features on ag equipment. There’s more power, more capacity, auto guidance, the list goes on. Yet now, looking to the future, it will be even more crucial to make the best …
  • Korea fires first shots in war against tech titans 25 Sep 2021 06:22 (MENAFN- Asia Times) SEOUL – Daniel Tudor is a cheerful man and he has every reason to be: The South Korean government has, simply by passing a piece of legislation, made him 15% richer.  “Of course, I am happy,” said Tudor, a Seoul-based British …
  • Google to fight record EU fine in marathon Android court hearing 25 Sep 2021 05:27 Round two of Google's court battles with the European Commission is next week, all week. A five-day court hearing is set to start on Monday in which the U.S. search giant will seek to quash EU competition czar Margrethe Vestager's 2018 ruling that …
  • FT & McKinsey Announce Shortlist For 2021 Business Book Of The Year Award 25 Sep 2021 05:00 (MENAFN- ValueWalk) Free-Photos / Pixabay The Financial Times and McKinsey & Company today publishes the shortlist for the 2021 Business Book of the Year Award. Now in its seventeenth year, the Award is an essential calendar fixture for authors, …
  • Theranos founder wooed believers in 'parallel universe' 25 Sep 2021 05:00 (MENAFN- AFP) For critics outside the orbit of fallen US biotech star Elizabeth Holmes, her pledges of a medical revolution reeked of quackery. But the faith of close backers -- from a future Pentagon chief to a lab scientist -- was very real. "I …
  • Friday 10/22: Cyber Abuse & How to Stop It 25 Sep 2021 03:41 Santa Cruz CPVAW and community partners invite you to a virtual conference: Cyber Abuse & How To Stop It Join the Commission for Prevention of Violence Against Women (CPVAW) in the City of Santa Cruz as we mark our 40th anniversary, along with our …
  • Theranos founder wooed believers in ‘parallel universe’ 25 Sep 2021 03:33 Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes made grand promises -- scoffed at by critics, but believed by her backers For critics outside the orbit of fallen US biotech star Elizabeth Holmes, her pledges of a medical revolution reeked of quackery. But the faith of …
  • Hillicon Valley — Presented by Xerox — EU calls out Russian hacking efforts aimed at member states 25 Sep 2021 03:20 Today is Friday. Welcome to Hillicon Valley, detailing all you need to know about tech and cyber news from Capitol Hill to Silicon Valley. Subscribe here: thehill.com/newsletter-signup. The European Union publicly put its foot down against Russia on …
  • Intel breaks ground on chip manufacturing plant expansion in Chandler 25 Sep 2021 03:16 Intel broke ground on their new expansion factory in Arizona on Friday. Here's a look at the big event that could lead to many new jobs in the Valley. CHANDLER, Ariz — As the world is dealing with a global semiconductor chip shortage, Arizona is …
  • Uber to provide pension plans for UK drivers 25 Sep 2021 03:15 Uber said it would start rolling out its pension plan to all eligible drivers in the United Kingdom, months after the ride-hailing service granted workers’ rights to its drivers in the country. In March, Uber had reclassified its more than 70,000 drivers …
  • Striking a chord: East Palo Alto educator's new book finds harmony in Yo-Yo Ma's music 25 Sep 2021 02:51 In August 2018, acclaimed cellist and humanitarian, Yo-Yo Ma, set out on a global musical mission — The Bach Project — to perform Johann Sebastian Bach's six suites for solo cello in 36 different locations and demonstrate the power that music has to …
  • Will Lawmakers Finally Act Against Big Tech? 25 Sep 2021 01:22 Despite the common belief in Silicon Valley that leaking is a bad thing, in some cases it is the only thing. Horwitz, The Wall Street Journal reporter behind the series, and Kang both told me that they get tips and documents only when insiders lose hope …
  • Top of the List: Silicon Valley's biggest minority-owned business grew 33% last year, despite the Covid pandemic 25 Sep 2021 01:11
  • Boom! Apple grabs several Cupertino buildings in mega office deal 25 Sep 2021 00:59 CUPERTINO — Apple has bought several Cupertino office buildings in a mega-deal that solidifies the tech titan’s presence in Silicon Valley, property records filed on Friday show. The iPhone maker paid $450 million to purchase five office buildings that it …
  • Slingshot Bandit Terrorizes Bay Area Windows Again, This Time in San Jose 25 Sep 2021 00:56 A substantial $20,000 reward is being offered in the case of a serial San Jose slingshot bandit, the reward likely being so large because the shooter keeps hitting windows at the Santa Clara District Attorney’s office. The Santa Clara District Attorney’s …
  • Cramer's Mad Money Recap: Advanced Micro Devices, Nvidia, Thor 25 Sep 2021 00:19 From earnings to developments in China and the latest COVID news, Jim Cramer laid out his game plan for next week during Friday's Mad Money show. On Monday, Cramer said he’ll be looking for the latest updates on China’s Evergrande Group, as well as who …
  • EXCLUSIVE: Vicarious Visions design director talks Diablo II: Resurrected, game developing in Capital Region 25 Sep 2021 00:08 ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Upstate New York native Rob Gallerani says he never thought he’d have a hand in one of his first and favorite computer games: Diablo II. “The first computer I ever got, well really the first computer my family got, was the laptop I …
  • California rental relief fund still has billions to spend 25 Sep 2021 00:01 Housing officials say anxiety among struggling tenants is mounting, but offered calm advice Friday — breath easy, there’s still billions of dollars in aid to wipe out pandemic rental debt. California’s eviction moratorium is scheduled to end Thursday, and …
  • You Told Your Apps To Stop Tracking You, but They Didn't Listen 24 Sep 2021 23:33 Photo: Ming Yeung (Getty Images) In 2014, some very pervy creeps stole some very personal iCloud photos from some very high-profile celebs and put them on the open web, creating one very specific PR crisis for Apple’s CEO, Tim Cook. The company was about …
  • 50 Cent sounds the alarm on Biden's tax hike, says he is moving from NYC to Texas where people can 'hold on to what they're earning' 24 Sep 2021 23:27 Rapper 50 Cent made headlines last October when he slammed Joe Biden for his tax plan that would reportedly usher in high tax rates for Americans who make over $400,000. Marginal rates would jump to 62% in New York City, according to the nonpartisan Tax …
  • 'Everything is bigger in Texas': Rapper 50 Cent discusses moving to Lone Star State due to proposed Biden tax hike 24 Sep 2021 23:27 AUSTIN (KXAN) — Could Texas have another new celebrity resident? Rapper 50 Cent is toying with that possibility, saying President Joe Biden’s proposed tax hike could be the motivation behind a move to the Lone Star State. The rapper, whose real name is …
  • The Sunday Assembly hopes to organize a godless future. It’s not easy. 24 Sep 2021 22:40 (RNS) — Steve Phelps gave up on God years ago. But the former Baptist music director and his wife still believe in tithing. So, every month, they make an automated donation to keep their home congregation going. Phelps is a board member of the Nashville …
  • VIVANT: This New Company Brings Sustainable Wine Experiences To Your Home 24 Sep 2021 22:01 VIVANT is an innovative wine experience platform, the brainchild of Michael Baum, a Silicon Valley tech pioneer and serial entrepreneur. Baum was one of the founders of the software company Splunk (SPLK) who decided to follow his passion and get involved …
  • Carbon offsets are growing fast, but climate benefits remain murky 24 Sep 2021 21:59 Over the past couple of years, hundreds of corporations from Amazon to Visa have announced plans to move toward “net-zero” greenhouse gas emissions.  Look more closely, though, and the promises also reflect something else: the growing prominence of a …
  • Week in Review, Sept. 20-24: Levelset Acquisition Sets Records 24 Sep 2021 21:36 Getty ImagesNEW ORLEANS – Here, from staff and wire reports, are the week’s top business stories: Procore Technologies Inc., a provider of construction management software, announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Levelset, a New Orleans tech …
  • iAqua’s SeaDart Max Brings Forth New Age of Underwater Scooter Fun for $7,500 24 Sep 2021 20:14 What is the SeaDart? I’ll get to that shortly, but first, a word about the team behind this toy. iAqua is a team out of Shenzhen China (the place is a sort of Asia’s Silicon Valley), with a background in automotive design, component manufacturing, and …
  • Bill Gates invests $ 50 million in agricultural robots 24 Sep 2021 20:08 Bill Gates continues to invest in companies related to the environment. Now the founder Microsoft put his money into a startup that develops robots that can grow plants in a sustainable way. Chesnot | Getty Images & Iron Ox vía web According to a …
  • Google Announces Key Updates For Google Assistant And Android Auto 24 Sep 2021 19:27 (MENAFN- ValueWalk) Free-Photos / Pixabay Google – Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) – announced a series of updates to Google Assistant driving mode and Android Auto, and for cars that integrate the company's location, navigation, and services systems. …
  • No, California Isn’t Doomed 24 Sep 2021 19:18 Homelessness is caused partly by a lack of housing, but also by inadequate treatment of people experiencing mental illness and drug addiction. Many conservatives argue that the state has focused too much on low-income housing as the solution to …
  • Tesla to face racism allegations from Black worker in open court 24 Sep 2021 19:14 By Malathi NayakBloomberg A former factory worker at Tesla Inc. who alleges racism was rampant on the assembly line already has achieved a rare feat: forcing the electric-car maker to fight him in open court. But when Owen Diaz takes his case to a jury …
  • Sen. Cruz on the Senate Floor: President Biden’s Dangerous Refusal to Enforce our Laws has Created a Humanitarian Crisis in Del Rio 24 Sep 2021 18:43 Demands his Senate colleagues and the Biden administration address the crisis in South Texas and the political decisions that directly created it U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) this week delivered remarks on the Senate floor to demand President Biden and his …
  • PUBLIC AGENDA: Project Homekey application; sidewalk vendor regulation 24 Sep 2021 18:18 A preview of Palo Alto government meetings for the week of Sept. 27. CITY COUNCIL ... The council plans to meet in a closed session to discuss potential litigation relating to arbitration of employee discipline matters; and to meet with the city's …
  • Mighty Capital turns contrarian view that best product wins into reality with 3 recent public offerings paving way for The Age of Product: Airbnb, DigitalOcean, and Amplitude 24 Sep 2021 17:58 (MENAFN- PR Newswire) SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Mighty Capital , a Silicon Valley venture capital firm that invests in great products that are also great companies like Airbnb , DigitalOcean , and Amplitude , celebrates the …
  • Apple Wallet will soon allow users to add COVID-19 vaccination card 24 Sep 2021 16:19 Disruptive Tech Research founder and chief analyst Lou Basenese provides insight into Apple’s latest announcements at the Tuesday event and other headlines from the tech world.  Apple, Inc. is set to roll out a digital copy of COVID-19 vaccination cards in …
  • Morning Digest: Why the 2022 race for mayor could upend politics in 'the capital of Silicon Valley' 24 Sep 2021 15:57 The two declared candidates sit on opposite sides of that divide, and they each have a like-minded former mayor in their corner. Peralez has the backing of Ron Gonzales, a longtime union ally who left office in early 2007; Gonzales is the first Latino to …
  • Missing from the Hill: the FCC 24 Sep 2021 15:09 With help from John Hendel, Leah Nylen, Steven Overly and Sam Sabin Editor’s Note: Morning Tech is a free version of POLITICO Pro Technology's morning newsletter, which is delivered to our subscribers each morning at 6 a.m. The POLITICO Pro platform …
  • And the ET Startup Awards go to... 24 Sep 2021 14:31 Mumbai: A star-studded jury, led by Infosys cofounder and non-executive chairman Nandan Nilekani, will meet virtually on Friday to pick the winners of the 7th edition of India’s most coveted prize for entrepreneurial excellence – The Economic Times Startup …
  • Digital Brief powered by Facebook: TTC priorities, common charger, country of origin row 24 Sep 2021 13:55 Welcome to EURACTIV’s Digital Brief, your weekly update on all things digital in the EU. You can subscribe to the newsletter here.    “The EU and the US acknowledge the need for controls on trade in certain dual-use items, in particular certain cyber- …
  • Silicon Valley hopes to use purified wastewater as drinking water 24 Sep 2021 13:34 SAN JOSE, Calif. (CBS) The Santa Clara Valley Water District is embarking on an effort to revamp the image of purified wastewater and lay the groundwork for replenishing local aquifers, reports CBS San Francisco. Speaking at a press event at the Silicon …
  • Curving entertainment pavilion takes shape in downtown San Jose 24 Sep 2021 13:32 SAN JOSE — A curving entertainment pavilion has begun to take shape in downtown San Jose, an endeavor that could usher in a more lively vibe to the urban core of the Bay Area’s largest city. Construction work on the Serpentine Pavilion was underway this …
  • Liz Wiseman, top business strategists for West African Business Leaders’ Summit 24 Sep 2021 13:29 Renowned American leadership coach and human resource consultant, Liz Wiseman, and a host of top Nigerian business strategists will share insights on strategies for growth and productivity with Nigerian business leaders and top professionals at the second …
  • Foundations offer cities help convincing workers to relocate 24 Sep 2021 13:19 A year ago, Robin Bruce never thought she would be living in Fayetteville, Arkansas, and liking it. That was before she took advantage of a program, largely financed by the Walton Family Foundation, that is offering $10,000 incentives to entice new …


  • Trucking in America: 5 fascinating truths about how your stuff gets to you 27 Sep 2021 13:07 In May 2020, with the coronavirus pandemic in its infancy, a chain of colorful big rigs parked along Constitution Avenue in Washington, DC, for nearly three weeks. Horns blared as idling truck drivers protested sinking pay, rising insurance costs and lack …
  • The Electromagnetic Pulse Threat - Can’t We Just Paint Over It? 27 Sep 2021 12:15 Paint and coatings that conduct electricity and magnetic fields can be used to protect critical ... [+] electrical and other grid/internet components against Electromagnetic Pulse attacks, either intentional or natural. SmartPaint The possible threat …
  • 2021 CE Summit Concluded! What the industry evolution brings next? 27 Sep 2021 11:53 (MENAFN- PR Newswire) GUANGZHOU, China, Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- "Metaverse" has recently become the focus of public opinion and the target of investors. Tencent, ByteDance, and Facebook have invested in Metaverse game concept …
  • How Big Is The Inspection Drones Market by 2030? 27 Sep 2021 09:58 [211 Pages Report] Inspection Drones Market by Component, by Application, by End-user, and by Distribution Channel): Global Opportunity Analysis, 2020–2030. PORTLAND, OR, UNITED STATES, September 27, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Inspection Drones …
  • Meet the Tech Companies Keeping LA’s Music Scene Humming 27 Sep 2021 09:46 WaveXR teams up with performers, such as John Legend (center), to create avatars for livestream events. In 1957, Elvis Presley recorded his hit song, “All Shook Up,” at Radio Recorders Inc. in Hollywood. It was one of many hits Radio Recorders helped forge …
  • Family-Friendly Vaccination Day of Action – TODAY 26 Sep 2021 09:43 A COVID-19 Family-Friendly Vaccine Event will happen TODAY, Sunday, September 26th at the Providence Career and Technical Academy, 41 Fricker Street in Providence. The event begins with the clinic opening at 11, and continues with a speaking program at …
  • Around the House: Time to get your furnace checked 25 Sep 2021 14:23 Dear readers: Here’s my annual reminder to get the furnace checked at your house. This is a vital procedure to keep your family safe during the coming winter. Every heating system — whether forced air or hot water — should be checked out by a licensed …
  • Radio Transmitter Market 2021 Technology Development, Key Manufacturers, Forecast Based on Major Drivers and Trends Up to 2026 25 Sep 2021 10:37 The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Sep 25, 2021 (Market Insight Reports) -- The Global Radio Transmitter Market Report Forecast 2021 - 2026 is an in-depth analysis of market characteristics, size and growth, …
  • Jaguar XF is mid-priced luxury 25 Sep 2021 09:08 BOSTON, MA - SEPTEMBER 15: The Jaguar XF September 15, 2021 in BOSTON, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Marc Grasso/MediaNews Group/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA - SEPTEMBER 15: The Jaguar XF September 15, 2021 in BOSTON, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By …
  • UAE: Second season of Angel Awards kicks off 25 Sep 2021 09:01 (MENAFN- Khaleej Times) The second season of Angel Awards has kicked off to pay tribute to all the nurses in the UAE for their selfless service towards society during the Covid-19 pandemic. Nominations are open to Indian, Filpino and Arab nationalities for …
  • Walmart scraps layaway; find out what’s replacing it 25 Sep 2021 03:30 BENTONVILLE, AR (WTVQ) – Walmart announced Friday it’s scrapping its layaway plan just before the start of the holiday shopping season and instead is switching to a buy now, pay later plan in partnership with the lending company, Affirm. Walmart says this …
  • People & Places // BEST OF 2021 25 Sep 2021 01:52 Apartment Community Readers’ Choice: Ramble & Rose, 501 W Rosedale St, 817-790-9308 Critic’s Choice: Mag and May, 315 W Magnolia Av, 817-904-3112 Who wouldn’t want to live right in the middle of the Near Southside? Mag and May allows for easy access to …
  • Exports continue growth in August, but slacken pace 24 Sep 2021 23:28 Exports rose in August at a slower pace than the previous month, attributed to the government's tighter restrictions affecting manufacturing and logistics systems. The Commerce Ministry reported on Friday customs-cleared exports rose 8.39% year-on-year …
  • KLH Model Five loudspeaker 24 Sep 2021 20:24 In May of 2019, I heard about a promising jazz vinyl and hi-fi estate sale happening on New York's Upper East Side. Little did I know then what treasures the dig would yield. Jazz Record Center's Fred Cohen had called from the UES apartment, the …