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Elon Musk will award $ 100 million for best carbon capture technology

2021-01-22 17:39:49 UTC

placeholder imgThe CEO of Tesla and SpaceX offers an award to whoever is able to provide technology that manages to capture carbon emissions.
Read more at Entrepreneur


Don't downplay mRNA: Experts say new technology could change the vaccine landscape - CTV News

2021-01-21 17:32:00 UTC

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  1. Don't downplay mRNA: Experts say new technology could change the vaccine landscapeCTV News
  2. Two pending COVID vaccines could boost Canada's rollout efforts, but they're not yet approvedNational Post
  3. Quebec vaccine plan may be re Read more at Google News


    EU hails Biden's 'new dawn' but wants tough tech rules - Reuters

    2021-01-20 09:32:07 UTC

    EU hails BidenThe European Union hailed Joe Biden's inauguration later on Wednesday as U.S. president as a "new dawn" for Europe and the United States, while insisting U.S. technology companies should be regulated to stop the "dark forces" of hate speech online. Read more at Reuters


    Silicon Valley CEOs cannot lay down the law, EU chief says - Reuters Africa

    2021-01-20 08:36:55 UTC

    Silicon Valley CEOs cannot lay down the law, EU chief says - Reuters AfricaThe European Union's chief executive hailed on Wednesday as a new dawn Joe Biden's term as U.S. president but warned that the bloc would strive to regulate American technology companies, calling for global standards. Read more at Reuters


    India parliament panel to question Facebook on WhatsApp's privacy terms: source - Reuters

    2021-01-21 07:18:00 UTC

    India parliament panel to question Facebook on WhatsAppAn Indian parliamentary panel on Thursday will question Facebook executives on concerns around WhatsApp's privacy policy changes, a source said, days after the technology ministry asked the messaging platform to withdraw the changes announced earlier this mon Read more at Reuters


    Nel says green hydrogen could be as cheap as fossil alternative by 2025 - Reuters

    2021-01-21 07:48:00 UTC

    Nel says green hydrogen could be as cheap as fossil alternative by 2025 - ReutersNorway's Nel, a maker of zero-emission hydrogen technology, will expand its operations in 2021 in order to make its products more cost competitive, leading to a significant loss for the year, it said on Thursday. Read more at Reuters


    Elon Musk to offer $100 million prize for 'best' carbon capture tech - Reuters

    2021-01-22 00:39:00 UTC

    Elon Musk to offer $100 million prize for Tesla Inc chief and billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk on Thursday took to Twitter to promise a $100 million prize for development of the "best" technology to capture carbon dioxide emissions. Read more at Reuters


    Privacy fears as Indian city readies facial recognition to spot harassed women - Reuters

    2021-01-22 08:11:00 UTC

    Privacy fears as Indian city readies facial recognition to spot harassed women - ReutersA plan to monitor women's expressions with facial recognition technology to prevent street harassment in a north Indian city, will lead to intrusive policing and privacy violations, digital rights experts warned on Friday. Read more at Reuters


    Chinese vaping firm RLX valued at nearly $35 billion in U.S. market debut - Reuters

    2021-01-22 17:17:00 UTC

    Chinese vaping firm RLX valued at nearly $35 billion in U.S. market debut - ReutersAmerican depositary shares of RLX Technology Inc jumped 86% in their U.S. stock market debut on Friday, giving the Chinese vaping firm a market capitalization of nearly $35 billion. Read more at Reuters


    UPDATE 1-Taiwan 2020 export orders hit record high, outlook bright - Reuters

    2021-01-20 08:57:00 UTC

    UPDATE 1-Taiwan 2020 export orders hit record high, outlook bright - ReutersTaiwan's export orders rebounded sharply in 2020 hitting a record high, boosted by strong demand for the island's technology products as telecommuting took hold around the world during strict lockdowns to contain the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more at Reuters


    Indian shares edge up along with Asian peers after Yellen boost - Reuters

    2021-01-20 05:08:19 UTC

    Indian shares edge up along with Asian peers after Yellen boost - ReutersIndian shares edged higher on Wednesday, led by gains in information technology stocks and on positive global cues after U.S. Treasury Secretary nominee Janet Yellen advocated for a huge fiscal relief package in the United States. Read more at Reuters


    Nifty, Sensex edge up along with Asian peers after Yellen boost - Reuters

    2021-01-20 10:53:11 UTC

    Nifty, Sensex edge up along with Asian peers after Yellen boost - ReutersIndian shares ended higher on Wednesday, led by gains in information technology and Reliance Industries, while U.S. Treasury Secretary nominee Janet Yellen's push for a big pandemic relief package also aided investor sentiment. Read more at Reuters


    Tech shares could retake market reins as earnings heat up - Reuters

    2021-01-22 18:03:00 UTC

    Tech shares could retake market reins as earnings heat up - ReutersA bevy of major U.S. earnings reports next week led by Apple, Microsoft and Facebook could help technology and growth stocks reassert their dominance after a recent run by banks, energy and other potential beneficiaries of an economic reopening. Read more at Reuters


    Intel floats possibility of licensing deals but would TSMC and Samsung be interested? - Reuters

    2021-01-22 03:35:00 UTC

    Intel floats possibility of licensing deals but would TSMC and Samsung be interested? - ReutersIntel Corp executives have raised the possibility of licensing chipmaking technology from outside firms, a move that could see it exchanging manufacturing secrets with rival Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd (TSMC) or Samsung Electronics Co Ltd. Read more at Reuters


    Microsoft Landed a Patent to Turn You Into a Chatbot

    2021-01-22 23:22:00 UTC

    Microsoft Landed a Patent to Turn You Into a ChatbotWhat if the most significant measure of your lifes labors has nothing to do with your lived experiences but merely your unintentional generation of a realistic digital clone of yourself, a specimen of ancient man for the amusement of people of the year 4500 Read more at Gizmodo.com


    Instacart lays off 1,900 workers, including the 10 who formed a union

    2021-01-21 21:25:48 UTC

    Instacart lays off 1,900 workers, including the 10 who formed a unionIn a move first spotted by Motherboard, Instacart is laying off 1,877 workers who were classified as employees at the company. Among those included in the layoffs are 10 workers in Illinois who in 2020 were the first to unionize within the company. Instacart Read more at Engadget


    Pinterest adds eyeshadow to its virtual makeup kit

    2021-01-22 17:00:27 UTC

    Pinterest adds eyeshadow to its virtual makeup kitPinterest has expanded its Try On feature with a new makeup category: eyeshadow. The app will now give you a way to virtually try on eyeshadow products from Lancome, YSL, Urban Decay and NYX Cosmetics. You can access the selection by tapping the Pinterest app Read more at Engadget


    The US Air Force Wants Your 3D Scanner Ideas

    2021-01-22 03:00:10 UTC

    The US Air Force Wants Your 3D Scanner Ideas-
    Read more at Hackaday


    Elon Musk To Offer $100 Million Prize For 'Best' Carbon Capture Tech

    2021-01-22 07:00:00 UTC

    Elon Musk To Offer $100 Million Prize For Elon Musk on Thursday took to Twitter to promise a $100 million prize for development of the "best" technology to capture carbon dioxide emissions. He said more details would be coming "next week." Reuters reports: Capturing planet-warming emissions is becomi Read more at Slashdot.org


    Alphabet Is Grounding Loonbut Won't Call It a Failure

    2021-01-22 00:05:35 UTC

    Alphabet Is Grounding Loonbut WonPlus: The moonshots launch, health care for the mask-less, and a new eras inaugural meme.
    Read more at Wired



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