• “Let’s give the WOAN a chance” 20 Oct 2019 08:32 While the communications industry in South Africa has not really bought into the concept of a Wireless Open Access Network (WOAN), there have recently been a few weak voices saying, “Let’s give the WOAN a chance”. These voices sound something like this: “ …
  • Spread of disinformation on social media should concern democratic world 20 Oct 2019 08:29 With the second round of the elections now finally behind us, we can breathe a sigh of relief that the campaign did not feature any major disinformation efforts that were harmful to the electoral process and skewed the results. None of the conspiracy …
  • Farewell the ‘porn block’ – a PR exercise but lousy policy | Amy Orben 20 Oct 2019 08:21 The UK government’s porn block was a dead man walking for months, if not years. It is long overdue that this attempt to curb children’s access to online pornography is scrapped. Almost two years ago, a close colleague and I sat in a meeting with one of the …
  • [Feature] Using robotics in dementia prevention, care 20 Oct 2019 08:20 An orb with a set of ears, blinky eyes and the voice and speech manners of a chatty child is making advances in dementia therapy at a hospital in Seoul. Named Bomy, the robot assists cognitive training for patients in the early stages, or at the risk of …
  • [Shang-Jin Wei] Anti-globalization bias and public policy 20 Oct 2019 08:20 Opponents of globalization constantly point to the uneven impact of open trade. Although trade liberalization can make the overall economic pie bigger, not everyone gets a larger slice, and many may receive a much smaller piece than before because of …
  • 3 Stocks To Watch In The Coming Week: McDonald’s, Intel, Ford 20 Oct 2019 08:19 With U.S. earnings season in full swing this coming week, investors are relieved that, so far, no major red flags have been raised by corporate America. On Friday, the three major U.S. equity indexes—the S&P 500, Dow Jones and NASDAQ—were each within …
  • Meet the candidates: Cicero 20 Oct 2019 07:52 Meet the candidates: Cicero Oct 19, 2019 Ashley M. Casey Government, News, News, Politics, Star Review The 2019 general election is Tuesday, Nov. 5. For information about polling places and early voting, visit ongov.net/elections or contact the …
  • Meet the candidates: Clay 20 Oct 2019 07:52 Meet the candidates: Clay Oct 19, 2019 Ashley M. Casey Government, News, News, Politics, Star Review The 2019 general election is Tuesday, Nov. 5. For information about polling places and early voting, visit ongov.net/elections or contact the Onondaga …
  • Volvo creates new business area for autonomous solutions 20 Oct 2019 07:38 The Volvo Group has set up a new business area, Volvo Autonomous Solutions, which will accelerate the development, commercialisation and sales of autonomous transport solutions. This will enable the group to meet a growing demand and offer the best …
  • Qatar- QLC's Rising Leaders Program participants explore innovation in trip to Japan 20 Oct 2019 07:37 (MENAFN - The Peninsula) Qatar Leadership Centre's (QLC) Rising Leaders Program sent its participants on a week-long learning journey to Japan to engage with some of the country's most prominent corporations, in cooperation with ITOCHU Corporation …
  • QSTP helping Qatar retain its brightest high-tech entrepreneurs 20 Oct 2019 07:37 (MENAFN - The Peninsula) Doha: Recognising the value of an innovative idea even before it matures into a viable commercialised product is the vision behind the ecosystem at Qatar Science & Technology Park (QSTP), part of Qatar Foundation Research, …
  • Why Central Bankers Got Serious About Digital Cash 20 Oct 2019 07:27 The prospect of a coin that’s usable for everyday transactions being put into the hands of Facebook’s two billion strong user base. Libra would join the ranks of stablecoins, a recently developed flavor of virtual currencies that seek to track the value of …
  • Wheels24.co.za | Dyson created a phenomenal electric car, invested billions, and now they've pulled the plug 20 Oct 2019 07:23 It was in 2017 when British electronics maker Dyson announced its plans to build an electric car, a year later the firm announced plans to build a factory in Singapore inn 2020, but it was pushed back to 2021. Fast-forward to 10 October 2019, CEO Sir James …
  • SA retailers likely to lose out if they avoid e-commerce 20 Oct 2019 07:16 Traditional retail businesses in SA could stand to lose out on the value of e-commerce due to their reluctance to embrace online business, according to a report by global management consultancy Accenture. Accenture says local retailers exhaust a lot of …
  • ‘Law enforcement agencies face different challenge today’ 20 Oct 2019 07:16 Senior IPS officer and chairman of the Karnataka State Police Housing Corporation Raghavendra Auradkar has said that more than nabbing murderers and looters, controlling those spreading rumours and those creating disturbance in society through social media …
  • Heart Institute accepts Gold Level award on behalf of CHI 20 Oct 2019 07:03 The Heart Institute of East Texas accepted the Texas Medical Foundation Physician Practice Quality Improvement Award on behalf of the CHI St. Luke’s Health Network LLC in Lufkin. “Physicians and their clinics hold critical front-line roles in health care …
  • Optical Isolation Platform Market 2019: How top leading companies can make this smart strategy work 20 Oct 2019 06:59 Oct 20, 2019 (Market Research Analyst via COMTEX) -- This industry research report identifies AC Photonics, AFW Technologies, Agiltron, Aistana, Corning, DK Photonics Technology, Fiber Optic Communications, General Photonics, Opto-Link, Thorlabs, and SENKO …
  • World: Making Agri-Food Systems Work for the Rural Poor 20 Oct 2019 06:55 Executive summary The overall objective of the project ‘Making agri-food systems work for the rural poor in Eastern and Southern Africa’ was to improve food security and promote sustainable management of natural resources through enhanced adoption of pro- …
  • ACB Raid Residence Of J&K Bank Manager  20 Oct 2019 06:54 File Pic SRINAGAR – Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Saturday raided the residence of a Jammu and Kashmir Bank manager in south Kashmir district of Pulwama, official source said. They said the ACB sleuths raided the house of the manager, presently posted at …
  • Brexit vote, earnings to guide markets ahead (Market Outlook) 20 Oct 2019 06:53 Mumbai, Oct 20 (IANS) The Indian markets may react to British Parliament’s vote to delay a decision on Boris Johnson’s new Brexit deal next week. Besides, the way ahead will depend on the portfolio investments, which have been strong during the last 5 …
  • Mnangagwa Flying Out To Putin’s Africa Business Summit 20 Oct 2019 06:52 State Media|President Mnangagwa will this week attend the Russia-Africa summit in Sochi, where he is expected to meet Russian investors including those behind the Darwendale Great Dyke Platinum and the world’s largest diamond company Alrosa. The mission to …
  • QLC’s Rising Leaders Program participants explore innovation in... 20 Oct 2019 06:46  20 Oct 2019 - 8:45 Qatar Leadership Centre’s Rising Leaders Program participants pose for a group photo during their trip to Japan. Qatar Leadership Centre’s (QLC) Rising Leaders Program sent its participants on a week-long learning journey to Japan to …
  • Qatar affirms cybercrime and piracy threat to global peace 20 Oct 2019 06:46 New York: The State of Qatar underlined that cybercrime and piracy constitute a significant proportion of crimes that threaten the international peace and security, calling for greater efforts to promote policies that ensure all segments of society can …
  • Renowned author engages aspiring Qatari writers at QNL 20 Oct 2019 06:46  20 Oct 2019 - 8:52 A lecture during the second Qatari Writers Forum held at Qatar National Library. Qatari authors and literary figures discussed the newest developments and standards in novel and story writing in Qatar during the second Qatari Writers …
  • Cancer Survivors satisfied with treatments 20 Oct 2019 06:41 Oct 20, 2019 News 0 In light of Breast Cancer Awareness Month which is usually observed annually in October, several cancer survivors at the Oncology Department attached to the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC), last Friday, expressed …
  • Industrial Fractional Horse power Motors Market 2019 Analyzed by Top Key Players ABB, Allied Motion Technologies, Johnson Electric, Regal Beloit 20 Oct 2019 06:19 Oct 20, 2019 (Innovative Reports via COMTEX) -- Global Industrial Fractional Horse Power Motors Market 2019-2023, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report also includes a discussion of the key …
  • Bengaluru ecosystem makes Karnataka most innovative state 20 Oct 2019 06:08 Bengaluru, Oct 20 (IANS) As India’s tech hub, Bengaluru’s ecosystem has catapulted Karnataka as the most innovate state in the country by the think-tank Niti Aayog, experts said. “Bengaluru has created an innovation ecosystem. The tech hub is very …
  • Pushing infrastructure-based autonomous driving 20 Oct 2019 06:07 With the continuous development of autonomous driving technology, the whole concept of the vehicle is changing. Where cars were once simply a means of transportation, they will ultimately become personal living spaces, customised to meet the consumer’s …
  • Singapore Maintains Top Position in Asia for IP Rights Protection: IPR Index 2019 20 Oct 2019 05:55 SINGAPORE – Singapore moved up one notch to be the fourth amongst 129 countries in the International Property Rights Index (IPRI) 2019 report. The Republic now sits alongside strong IP powerhouses such as Finland, Switzerland and New Zealand. Singapore …
  • Scientists develop ‘artificial skin’ 20 Oct 2019 05:54 Scientists have developed an "artificial skin" that they say can wrap around devices such as smartphones and make them ticklish. The prototype, which has been designed to look like and mimic human skin, responds to different forms of human …
  • Lawmakers told state must plan for more electric vehicles 20 Oct 2019 05:48 OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — When it comes to electric vehicles, the Cherokee Nation, along with Oklahoma and the rest of the world, is charging toward the future. Three electric buses being built for the Cherokee Nation will soon be used to take students to and …
  • SC targets to sell 3 million tickets for 2022 Fifa games 20 Oct 2019 05:44  18 Oct 2019 - 10:47 Tony Sharpe, Transport Planner from the Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy, doing a presentation on ‘Demand Forecasting for Mega Sporting Events’, during the PTV Mobility Day at the W Hotel in Doha yesterday. Pic: Salim …
  • TASMU Smart Qatar Program to play vital role at... 20 Oct 2019 05:44  20 Oct 2019 - 8:23 Reem Al-Mansoori, the Assistant Undersecretary of Digital Society Development at Qatar’s Ministry of Transportation and Communication The TASMU Smart Qatar initiative, a flagship program by the Ministry of Transport and Communications ( …
  • Electrostatic Filter Market Insights 2019 – Industry Overview, Competitive Players & Forecast 2023 20 Oct 2019 05:40 Oct 20, 2019 (Innovative Reports via COMTEX) -- The market is highly driven by emerging technologies across numerous industries, and this leads them towards development of new products. The development of advanced products such as multi-functional water …
  • Embedded Display Market to 2023Top Player Profiles – Microsoft, Avnet, Intel, Anders, Green Hills Software, Esterel Technologies, ENEA 20 Oct 2019 05:40 Oct 20, 2019 (Innovative Reports via COMTEX) -- Embedded displays are the fastest way to execute a color display interface that has several features such as, smart graphic user interface, touch screens and embedded functions at an affordable rate. Besides …
  • Industrial Food Portioning Machines Market evolving technology &business outlook 20 Oct 2019 05:40 Oct 20, 2019 (Innovative Reports via COMTEX) -- Portioning machines are primarily used in the food industry to make portions of food, for individual consumption, from a mass of products. The portions have uniform shape and size and also meet producers' …
  • Taiwan offers helping hand to make Thailand Asian medical hub 20 Oct 2019 05:35 By Jirapan Boonnoon The Nation 2,269 Viewed A joint Thailand-Taiwan Smart Healthcare Seminar and Trade Meeting is being held to work on making the Kingdom Asia’s medical hub. The Thai government is implementing a 10-year plan to make the country Asia's …
  • Thai, Singapore platforms to co-host "Thailand Cloud & Datacentre Convention 2019" 20 Oct 2019 05:35 Following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between OPEN-TEC and Singapore's WMedia Pte Ltd in July to foster collaboration in Cross Country Tech Knowledge Base, a convention organised by the two platforms, titled “Thailand Cloud & …
  • Why tech solutions are a must for safe and reliable public transport systems 20 Oct 2019 05:35 Preparing and remained at the ready for a vast variety of contingencies is a top priority for those tasked with keeping public transportation systems running without delays or failures. However, budgets for maintaining assets and vehicles are often …
  • Data-rich helmets are here for delivery motorbikes 20 Oct 2019 05:35 By Nophakhun Limsamarnphun The Nation 6,239 Viewed Food and other delivery motorbikes in Bangkok and other big cities can expect help from smart data-rich helmets soon as HERE Technologies, a provider of location data and services, gears up its business in …
  • Researchers develop new method to identify aggressive tumours: Study 20 Oct 2019 05:29 STOCKHOLM: Researchers have developed a new technique to identify aggressive heterogeneous tumours that need to be treated more rapidly than normal cancer growths -- an advance that may pave the way for novel treatment approaches against such cancers. …
  • Policymakers must undo trade barriers to revive global growth: IMF 20 Oct 2019 05:17 WASHINGTON DC : With the global economy in a synchronised slowdown amid growth forecast for 2019 to 3 per cent, its slowest pace since the 2008 global financial crisis, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has urged policymakers must undo the trade …
  • Wetex to feature 18 top German companies 20 Oct 2019 05:16 The upcoming 21st Water, Energy, Technology and Environment Exhibition (Wetex 2019) in Dubai, UAE will feature the participation of 18 leading German public and private organisations. The organisations included Siemens, the Federal Ministry for Economic …
  • LETTER: Crescent Dunes is hardly typical of green energy projects 20 Oct 2019 05:11 It should not cast a shadow on the vast majority of renewable energy plants. Philip Warburg Newton, Mass. October 19, 2019 - 9:00 pm   Your recent editorial, “Future of Crescent Dunes solar plant appears bleak,” is an insult to the countless solar and wind …
  • 3G 4G Enabled Mobile Devices Market Latest Innovations with Key Players Apple, ASUSTek computer, Huawei Technologies, Lenovo Group, LG Electronics 20 Oct 2019 05:01 Oct 20, 2019 (Hitech News Daily via COMTEX) -- Mobile devices refer to portable, compact, and lightweight computing devices featured with touch or non-touch display screens and sometimes a mini keyboard. These devices support 4G connectivity and are used …
  • Advanced Glass Market Future Lookout by Top Key Players Asahi Glass Co., Saint Gobain, Advanced Glass & Mirror, Inc., PPG Industries 20 Oct 2019 05:01 Oct 20, 2019 (Hitech News Daily via COMTEX) -- Advanced glasses are specialized grades of glass manufactured using advanced technologies and substances, which possess specific properties such as resistance to UV rays, solar control, and security for …
  • Antimicrobial Textile Chemicals Market to 2023Top Player Profiles - Goulston Technologies, Microban International, Thomson Research Associates 20 Oct 2019 05:01 Oct 20, 2019 (Hitech News Daily via COMTEX) -- Antimicrobial textiles are used widely in different applications including medical textiles, commercial textiles, apparels, home textiles, industrial textiles and other such applications. There are two …
  • Scientists develop ‘artificial skin’ that can make mobile phones ticklish 20 Oct 2019 04:55 0 Comments Scientists develop ‘artificial skin’ that can make mobile phones ticklish Independent.ie Scientists have developed an “artificial skin” that they say can wrap around devices such as smartphones and make them ticklish. https://www. …
  • Aerial Fears 20 Oct 2019 04:38 The “Air Sniper” can fly at speeds of up to 230km/h at an altitude of 7,500 metres – in the middle to high range compared with its peers. Photo: Handout by Asanga Abeyagoonasekera 19 October 2019 “The truth is that this technology really began to take …
  • Sasken Technologies Ltd reports consolidated EPS of Rs. 13.34 in Q2 FY 2019-20 20 Oct 2019 04:37 Sasken Technologies Limited (formerly Sasken Communication Technologies Limited) (BSE: 532663, NSE: SASKEN) has announced its consolidated results as per Ind AS for the quarter and half year ended September 30, 2019. Rajiv C Mody, Chairman, Managing …
  • Industries counting the costs from power cuts 20 Oct 2019 04:34 Energy / 20 October 2019, 06:00am / Siphelele Dludla South Africa - Cape Town - 5 February 2019 - Candles on tables at a Wimpy restaurant in Durbanville. during electricity load shedding.Heavy industry and intensive energy users are counting the …
  • Better Buy: PayPal Holdings vs. Visa 20 Oct 2019 04:33 The increasing adoption of digital payments is providing a tremendous tailwind for leading players like PayPal Holdings (NASDAQ:PYPL) and Visa (NYSE:V). Both are on the front lines of the war on cash and have handily beaten the market in recent years. But …
  • Slow march on the path to immortality 20 Oct 2019 04:29 Is it possible to extend lifespans to, say, 120 years, or longer, asks Devangshu Datta. IMAGE: The average person can now expect to live longer, and maintain better health than in any previous era. Photograph: Kind courtesy Alexis León/Pixabay.com   …
  • Growing Awareness about of Alternative Photovoltaic Solar Cell Technologies Market Growth of CAGR With key Players 20 Oct 2019 03:57 Future Opportunities at Global Alternative Photovoltaic Solar Cell Technologies Market | Know Up Trends And More About Industry Tycoons, Emerging Growth Factors, Opportunities, Top Key Players, Target Audience, Capital Investment Status, Production, …
  • There's more to new motor rules than steep fines 20 Oct 2019 03:48 The real change in the MVA is the use of technologies like AI, IoT, data analytics and face recognition to bring accountability, efficiency and transparency, says Pranjal Sharma. IMAGE: A traffic police officer uses a device to fine a driver for breaking …
  • Australian Universities Helping Chinese Regime in Global Spying Efforts, Investigation Reveals 20 Oct 2019 03:22 Australia’s top universities have been collaborating with companies linked to the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) in developing mass surveillance and military technologies, a joint investigation carried out by Four Corners and Briefing Investigation has …
  • CRUDE IN THE NORTH: Oil may threaten nation’s ‘food basket’ 20 Oct 2019 03:07     …Cautions optimism as experts speak By Michael Eboh The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, announced, last weekend, that it has discovered crude oil, gas and condensates in the Kolmani River II well in northern Nigeria. The road to the …
  • Three technologies that can transform Africa 20 Oct 2019 02:52 Chukwuemeka Fred Agbata Jnr.(CFA) The rate at which technology has evolved over the years has been extraordinary. The nature of man that has made him never to be contented has led to a steady pace of natural evolution of the advancement of innovation …
  • Greta Thunberg meets with First Nations chief in Fort McMurray 20 Oct 2019 02:29 FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - The chief of a northern Alberta First Nation says he gave climate activist Greta Thunberg a message during a quietly arranged meeting in Fort McMurray on Friday night. Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation Chief Allan Adam says he told …
  • Bayelsa: Dickson’s Parting Hurrah 20 Oct 2019 02:24 Chidi Amuta The road to Bayelsa is paved with anxious expectations. For far too long, a myth of danger, violence and dark happenings has come to define that part of the country in our collective imagination. So, a well- intentioned invitation to ‘come to …
  • Zimbabwe seeks Kenya’s help to rejoin Commonwealth 20 Oct 2019 02:14 By SIBUSISO MOYO More by this Author Last month, President Uhuru Kenyatta addressed world leaders on the need to “restore balance in our ecosystem” at the United Nations. A look towards Zimbabwe and the wider southern African region shows why. Increasingly …
  • Why Africa needs tech-trusting leaders 20 Oct 2019 02:13 By SAM WAMBUGU More by this Author Social and economic projections are unambiguous: Africa is on the cusp of sweeping changes in all the sectors of development, thanks to pervasive technology — no sector is immune. The next biggest megacities of the world …
  • BD Cricket Board team reviews security 20 Oct 2019 02:07 BD Cricket Board team reviews security LAHORE : A high-level security delegation of Bangladesh Cricket Board visited Punjab Safe Cities Authority headquarters at Qurban lines on Saturday to review security arrangements. PSCA Managing Director Ali Amir …
  • GLOBETROTTING ED TAKES HIS JET TO RUSSIA 20 Oct 2019 01:33 President Mnangagwa will this week attend the Russia-Africa Summit in Sochi, Russia, where he is expected to meet Russian investors from Alrosa and Great Dyke Investments (GDI). The engagements are expected to give fillip to the two projects that are key …
  • China to further reduce tariffs and remove non-tariff barriers for foreign investors 20 Oct 2019 01:33 China to further reduce tariffs and remove non-tariff barriers for foreign investors SHANGHAI/WASHINGTON: Chinese Vice Premier Han Zheng vowed to further reduce tariffs and remove non-tariff barriers for global investors, official Xinhua News Agency …
  • Pakistan lags behind in adopting agri tech 20 Oct 2019 01:22 Pakistan lags behind in adopting agri tech ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly Standing Committee on National Food Security & Research says if technology can help farmers then they will definitely opt for it otherwise the they will never take any such …
  • Digital economy in Cyprus has a long way to go 20 Oct 2019 01:17 Broadband connectivity is good but apart from social media we are not making the best use of online services   By Elena Malkawi Recently, TechCrunch, a digital economy news site, noted, “Uber, the world’s largest taxi company, owns no vehicles. Facebook, …
  • Technology designed for monitoring astronauts is helping save the lives of air ambulance patients 20 Oct 2019 01:17 How technology designed for monitoring astronauts is helping save the lives of air ambulance patients Paramedics previously used radios to provide details of a patient's condition Under test scheme in Kent, Surrey, Sussex patients hooked to monitoring …
  • Constanza Cabello is FSU's first VP in charge of diversity issues 20 Oct 2019 01:14 "Before I come up with thoughts about what should and shouldn’t happen, I need to listen," said Constanza Cabello, Framingham State's first vice president of diversity, inclusion and community engagement, on settling into her new role. …
  • Freeland guns for Sohi in Edmonton Saturday as Trudeau expected in Calgary 20 Oct 2019 01:06 Edmonton Mill Woods Liberal candidate Amarjeet Sohi, left, was joined by Liberal candidate Chrystia Freeland for some 11th hour campaigning on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. Shaughn Butts / Postmedia As Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau is expected in Calgary on …
  • Explore the public art scene in Kuala Lumpur! 20 Oct 2019 00:51 You never know what you might discover. That adage rang true as I ditched my car, put away my phone and decided to walk around the city. There’s much to notice in Kuala Lumpur – perhaps too much. Taking in the capital city on foot, has led me to discover …
  • How To Launch A Startup Without A Technical Co-Founder 20 Oct 2019 00:30 You don’t need to write code in order to build a successful startup. You need someone with ... [+] programming skills. In fact, many startups built by strong technical teams failed because of disagreements and misalignment of interests. Here's how to …
  • Radikal Technologies Updates Delta CEP A Eurorack Synthesizer 20 Oct 2019 00:23 Radikal Technologies has introduced a major update for their DELTA CEP A and DELTA CEP A Desktop Eurorack-compatible synthesizers. The update adds a new reverb, MIDI patch control, syncable LFO and more. Here’s what’s new in firmware 1.5: the [SHIFT]-key …
  • Programmed or Programmable Society – Monetizing Smart Cities 20 Oct 2019 00:14 Image Source: Pixabay We have seen multiple cities, especially in Asia make announcements about intentions to launch government issued reward tokens as part of its smart city initiative (e.g. Seoul S Coin and Municipal Tokens). The apparent goal is to …
  • Facial recognition at airports promises convenience in exchange for surveillance 20 Oct 2019 00:11 This is the trope that SMART technologies have perfected — trading surveillance for promised convenience. (Photo: Getty Images/Thinkstock) I was checking in for a flight, when the desk manager asked me if I would like to participate in a beta-programme …
  • Andrew Yang Warns There Is No Guarantee Impeaching Trump Will Be Successful 19 Oct 2019 23:58 Tech entrepreneur, author, and Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang says the impeachment inquiry being conducted by House Democrats "is the right way to go." He also cautions that those who support impeachment should be realistic about …
  • Is blockchain the future of insurance? 19 Oct 2019 23:38 The Sunday Mail Tawanda Musarurwa Blockchain technology – typically associated with the controversial cryptocurrencies, is arguably one of the biggest innovations since the onset of the new millennium, and can take one of world’s most long-standing sectors …
  • Feeding Ourselves Healthy Diets for a Zero Hunger World 19 Oct 2019 23:32 October 19th, 2019 Are Jamaicans overfed and under-nourished? In Jamaica, World Food Day (October 16) was a rather low key affair. Agriculture Minister Audley Shaw attended an event in his own constituency of Christiana, Manchester, co-sponsored by the …
  • The government published the wrong version of the energy plan 19 Oct 2019 23:18 The department of energy says it published the incorrect version of the Integrated Resource Plan (IRP) in the Government Gazette on Friday morning and will shortly publish an erratum along with the cabinet-approved version. A senior official said on Friday …
  • Chinese Vice Premier Says US and China Made ‘Substantial Progress’ at Trade Talks 19 Oct 2019 23:12 Asia & Pacific 01:32 20.10.2019Get short URL Chinese Vice Premier Liu He said on Saturday that China will work with the United States to address each other’s core concerns on the basis of equality and mutual respect, aiming to stop the trade war …
  • US$12bn . . . just what the doctor ordered 19 Oct 2019 23:06 The Sunday Mail The launch of the $12 billion mining industry road map by President Mnangagwa on Monday presents yet another striking move by his administration to transform the economy through unlocking the value of the country’s mineral wealth. No doubt, …
  • NASA awards FIU $3 million for research into materials to support Mars and space exploration efforts 19 Oct 2019 23:04   NASA has awarded FIU $3 million for research that will address some of the most important challenges of exploring the “final frontier” – creating materials that can withstand the extreme environment of space. Daniela Radu, associate professor of …
  • Man sentenced over illegal attempts to take U.S. technology to China 19 Oct 2019 23:04 WASHINGTON, DC - A Chinese national has been sent to prison for conspiring to export military and space-grade technology to China. Tao Li, a 39-year-old man who was born in China, was sentenced this week by U.S. District Judge Diane J. Humetewa to 40 …
  • Spotlight on green news & views: Debate mods avoid mentioning climate; Trump backs CO2 pollution 19 Oct 2019 23:02 CRITTERS AND THE GREAT OUTDOORS CaptBLI writes—The Daily Bucket - Hornets and wasps: “I watched, fascinated by the speed and skill, as the Bald-faced Hornets built the nest on the bottom of the electrical transformer in my front yard.  The swarm had the …
  • Fuel Additives Market's Opportunities and Challenges 19 Oct 2019 22:25 Oct 19, 2019 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- The fuel additives market size is projected to reach USD 8.7 billion by 2023, at a CAGR of 3.1% between 2018 and 2023. Downloads PDF Brochure: https://www.marketsandmarkets.com/pdfdownloadNew.asp?id=723 …
  • Next-Generation Sequencing Market : Opportunities and Challenges 19 Oct 2019 22:25 Oct 19, 2019 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- The global next-generation sequencing market is projected to reach USD 16.34 billion by 2024 from USD 5.69 billion, at a CAGR of 19.2% during the forecast period. Will the application of next-generation sequencing in …
  • Microfluidics Market: Opportunities and Challenges 19 Oct 2019 22:25 Oct 19, 2019 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- The Microfluidics Market is valued at 8.28 billion in 2017 and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 22.6% during the forecast period, to reach to USD 27.91 billion by 2023 as per a report by MarketsandMarkets.  …
  • China's Nightmare- Why Is Taiwan Building Kamikaze Drones? 19 Oct 2019 22:21 Key Point: Taipei is trying out new technologies in the hope that they can deter and defend and against Beijing. A new suicide drone appeared at the August 2019 edition of the biennial Taipei Aerospace & Defense Technology Exhibition in the island …
  • NASA to Provide Coverage of Key Events at 70th International Astronautical Congress 19 Oct 2019 22:08 NASA to Provide Coverage of Key Events at 70th International Astronautical Congress Press Release From: NASA HQ Posted: Saturday, October 19, 2019 NASA will provide live coverage on NASA Television of key events at the 70th International Astronautical …
  • Kirtland Air Force Base pumps $4.6 billion into local economy 19 Oct 2019 21:54 Kirtland Air Force Base contributed almost $4.6 billion to the local economy during the 2018 fiscal year, according to statistics released Friday. That represents a 12.6% increase over 2016, installation commander Col. David Miller announced at the …
  • CP Foods adopts holistic approach to sustainable shrimp farming 19 Oct 2019 21:49 CP Foods has announced its plan to transform the world of shrimp farming into a more sustainable industry that provides environmentally safe shrimps. In a release submitted to the press on Wednesday (October 16), the company noted that since 2012, when EMS …
  • Legion Technologies Appoints Gregson Siu Chief Customer Officer 19 Oct 2019 21:31 SAP Ariba Veteran to Drive Customer Centricity and Success REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (PRWEB) October 19, 2019 Legion Technologies today announced that Gregson Siu has joined the company as its Chief Customer Officer. In this newly created role, Siu will be …
  • EU-backed plan inches closer to one-stop farming data hub 19 Oct 2019 21:27 By SIMON LIBAFU More by this Author The advent of information, communication technologies have seen the rise of innovations – mostly mobile phone applications – touted as the panacea of social and economic problems that Africa face. The agricultural sector …
  • LEGACY BUSINESS — AZZ celebrates 100 years 19 Oct 2019 21:27 PITTSBURG — It all started with rewinding and servicing electrical motors for mining companies in Southeast Kansas.  Atkinson Industries was founded shortly after World War 1 in 1919 by a young entrepreneur L.M. “Tommy” Atkinson. There was just one man …
  • Why Are These Powerful Women Invested In Luxembourg’s Economy? 19 Oct 2019 21:17 Nation Growth Concept, Green Up Arrows - Businessman Holding Card of Luxembourg FlagGettyLuxembourg may be a small country landlocked in between France, Belgium and Germany, but it’s stable, high-income economy makes it the fifth wealthiest country in the …
  • Fresh graduates to spearhead HCL Technologies' cyber security push 19 Oct 2019 20:45 While demand for cybersecurity services continues to be strong for HCL Technologies, talent remains an area of concern. To cater to the demand, the company is employing and training fresh graduates in security roles, according to Maninder Singh, its …
  • Virginia town becomes home to nation’s first drone package delivery service 19 Oct 2019 20:38 Across the street a senior FedEx executive looked on. He’d brought his children to watch, he said, history being made. Drones have delivered medical samples and burritos in the United States before, but Friday’s deliveries were a milestone for a burgeoning …
  • The Army and a UFO Group Are Investigating...Something 19 Oct 2019 20:20 Photo credit: ullstein bild Dtl. - Getty ImagesFrom Popular Mechanics The U.S. Army and a prominent UFO research group are teaming up to investigate mysterious technology, but won’t come out and say where the tech comes from. To The Stars Academy of Arts …
  • Delhi cabinet nod to barber welfare board 19 Oct 2019 20:08 It added that the barber community hasn’t been able to adopt “new capital intensive technologies” and has failed to reap benefits of growth of the industry. (Source: Reuters/File) Reaching out to the barber community ahead of Assembly polls in the …
  • Method found for creating virgin quality plastics from waste 19 Oct 2019 20:07 A research group has developed an efficient process for breaking down any plastic waste to a molecular level. The resulting gases can then be transformed back into new plastics - of the same quality as the original. A research group at Chalmers University …