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  • Future focused: how will the energy developments of today impact the future our children inherit? 11 Aug 2020 02:41 EcoGeneration The energy choices we make over the next few decades will shape the future, writes Christopher Dean. There is a 35-year gap between my daughter and me. Thirty-five years in retrospect saw a huge change for Australia, as the internet age thrust the energy …
  • The White House Announces a Plan to Speed the Rollout of 5G 11 Aug 2020 00:54 News (South Africa) Superfast 5G wireless isn’t exactly spreading across the US at superfast speeds. The White House and Defense Department on Monday announced a plan to accelerate the process by making a crucial new chunk of spectrum available to the wireless industry. The …
  • Semi-Autonomous Vehicle Market 2020-2030 | 48.3% of High CAGR, COVID-19 Analysis, Emerging Technologies, Profit Growth, Segments, Share, Trends, Business Strategies and Regional Forecast 11 Aug 2020 00:01 MarketWatch.com The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Aug 10, 2020 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- Market Synopsis The focus on vehicle safety to reduce the number of road accidents and associated deaths and the regulations …
  • Lift Truck Tech: Trends converge around labor efficiencies 10 Aug 2020 22:10 Modern Materials Handling Plenty of lift truck technologies are in play—so many that it can be daunting to pick the winners. Just a few include autonomous lift trucks, telematics and fleet software, virtual reality (VR) software, and digital cameras that integrate with truck forks. …
  • StarlingX Open Source Community Delivers 4.0 Release Enhancing... 10 Aug 2020 22:00 SF Gate - California StarlingX Open Source Community Delivers 4.0 Release Enhancing Platform Security by Furthering Integrations with Kata Containers, Kubernetes Growing StarlingX Community Delivers 4.0 Release, Expanding Production Use Cases for Edge Computing and IoT …
  • The growing disparity in living conditions-and how it could 10 Aug 2020 21:25 OpEdNews The high-tech sector, along with the U.S. national security state that it partners with, have lately been pushing the idea of upgrading society into a futuristic technological structure that makes life far more convenient. Last year the National Security …
  • Trump administration announces 2021 midband spectrum auction for 5G 10 Aug 2020 21:01 Cnet The White House has a plan to free up more federally used midband spectrum for auction in 2021.  Marguerite Reardon/CNET The White House and the Department of Defense on Monday announced a plan to free up 100 megahertz of wireless spectrum currently …
  • White House announces spectrum auction to fuel 5G growth 10 Aug 2020 20:36 Reuters FILE PHOTO: 3d printed objects representing 5G are put on a motherboard in this picture illustration taken April 24, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic /Illustration WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House on Monday unveiled plans to auction off 100 megahertz …
  • Worldwide Massive Machine Type Communication in Healthcare Market to 2025 - North America holds the Dominant Position - ResearchAndMarkets.com 10 Aug 2020 15:29 Odessa American - Texas DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 10, 2020-- The "Massive Machine Type Communication in Healthcare Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2020 - 2025)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. With the rapid penetration of …
  • Researchers tout quantum algorithm to characterise noise 10 Aug 2020 15:12 ZDNet Image: IBM Physicists from Australia and North America have announced what they've called the first quantum algorithm to characterise noise across large systems. In a statement from the University of Sydney, it was explained that noise is the main …
  • Etisalat: Transitioning to the digital era with advanced network and technologies 10 Aug 2020 13:34 ITP.net The telecom sector in the UAE have witnessed technological development over decades starting from the first telephone call in the 70s until the launch of the 5G network last year becoming the backbone for limitless connectivity for IoT and the fourth …
  • How toilet paper and avocados help explain the grocery store of the future 10 Aug 2020 13:14 Co.Design Carts. Dense aisles of fresh and packaged goods. Checkouts. Beginning with the first self-service market over 100 years ago, the mechanics of grocery shopping have remained largely unchanged. A time traveler from 1920 would surely be amazed by the sheer …
  • 8 Things Intel Investors Need To Know After The Stock's 20% Plunge 10 Aug 2020 12:52 Seeking Alpha This article was co-produced with Dividend Sensei. Since the beginning of the year I have been writing one weekly non-REIT article on Seeking Alpha. This has enabled me to become a better investor (by diversifying my retirement portfolio) and also to …
  • For Amazon, Mall Is Beautiful 10 Aug 2020 12:33 Forbes The remains of a JC Penney department store is seen at an abandoned shopping mall on August 20, 2019 ... [+] in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina. (Photo by ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS / AFP) AFP via Getty Images The largest shopping mall owner in the …
  • Coronavirus Pandemic Fuels China’s Self-Driving Cars 10 Aug 2020 11:43 News.com.au Autonomous-vehicle road testing has skidded to a halt in the U.S. amid the Covid-19 pandemic. But China’s startups have pushed ahead by more than doubling the number of self-driving car projects, with a boost from the country’s 5G network. Photo: Lorenz …
  • Q&A: How electric vehicles interact with the electric grid 10 Aug 2020 11:30 Phys.org As the rate of electric vehicle (EV) adoption in the U.S. rises, the transportation sector will put additional pressure on the power grid. California expects more than 50% zero-emission vehicles (ZEVs), which includes battery EV, plug-in hybrid EV and fuel …
  • How ‘Westworld’ Created a Los Angeles That’s Actually Livable and Driveable 10 Aug 2020 11:20 Politicker As the first two seasons of HBO’s Westworld revealed their twists and turns, every path ultimately led inward, back to the secret bunker where facsimiles of humanity produced simulated humans in chrome industrial hallways. The wild west-themed park from …
  • ‘Robotaxi’ race against the US gains momentum in China 10 Aug 2020 11:12 Times of India Aug 10, 2020, 03:48PM ISTSource: TOI.inIn a bid to challenge US tech dominance, Chinese companies are in a race to put autonomous vehicles on the road. Chinese players such as Baidu, AutoX and DiDi Chuxing are betting on the hired-car format to bolster …
  • High-tech hopes - Addressing Israel’s engineering shortage 10 Aug 2020 10:52 Jerusalem Post Before the advent of coronavirus and the ensuing economic chaos, Israel had a quiet-but-sobering tech secret: The explosive growth in the number of tech companies in the Start-Up Nation had outstripped the local talent available to work in them. According …
  • Road test: Chinese ‘robotaxis’ take riders for a spin 10 Aug 2020 10:45 Bikol Reporter This photo taken on July 22, 2020 shows a Didi Chuxing autonomous taxi during a pilot test drive on the streets in Shanghai. – Chinese entrants in the race to put autonomous vehicles on the road are bringing “robotaxis” online in hopes that a hired-car …
  • How AI can create self-driving data centers 10 Aug 2020 10:19 NetworkWorld Most of the buzz around artificial intelligence (AI) centers on autonomous vehicles, chatbots, digital-twin technology, robotics, and the use of AI-based 'smart' systems to extract business insight out of large data sets. But AI and machine …
  • German 3D Mapping Company Atlatec Is So Confident, Competitors Can Access Its Data 10 Aug 2020 09:30 Forbes Image from three-dimensional map of a street in San Francisco developed by German tech company ... [+] Atlatec Gmbh. Atlatec Gmbh A small German tech company sent a briefcase-sized box to a college student with the instructions to mount it on top of his …
  • Smart Mining Market 2020-2022 / Challenges, Growth Forecast and Segmentation 10 Aug 2020 06:18 MarketWatch.com The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Aug 10, 2020 (AmericaNewsHour) -- Smart Mining was born as a result of nationalization of resources, decreasing productivity and increasing operational cost in the mining …
  • Chinese companies launch pilot projects of driverless taxis 10 Aug 2020 06:15 The Dawn SHANGHAI: Chinese entrants to the race to put autonomous vehicles on the road are bringing “robotaxis” online in hopes that a hired-car format can be the key to unlocking wide acceptance of the futuristic technology. It is expected to be years before cars …
  • Shaping our AI future 10 Aug 2020 06:02 Bangkok Post I've been wondering how far artificial intelligence (AI) can go to make human life easier and, amid the current pandemic, safer. A good place to start is Japan, where AI is gaining ground in fields from fashion to elder care. For example, apparel …
  • ‘Robotaxis’ take riders for a spin 10 Aug 2020 01:03 Daily Star Chinese entrants in the race to put autonomous vehicles on the road are bringing "robotaxis" online in hopes that a hired-car format can be the key to unlocking wide acceptance of the futuristic technology. It is expected to be years before cars …
  • An Autonomous Vehicle Is A New Medium 09 Aug 2020 17:45 CleanTechnica August 9th, 2020 by Alex Voigt  “You can have many views of what a computer is. My particular view is that a computer is a new medium. (…) A computer will be in the future more looked at in this way — as a delivery vehicle for software.” — Steve Jobs in …
  • 5G Infrastructure Market Growth Analysis By Revenue, Size, Share, Scenario on Latest Trends & Types, Applications to 2026 Forecast 09 Aug 2020 14:31 MarketWatch.com The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Aug 09, 2020 (AmericaNewsHour) -- Kenneth Research has published a detailed report on 5G Infrastructure Market which has been categorized by market size, growth indicators …
  • The 7 Best 5G Stocks to Buy Now 09 Aug 2020 09:32 InvestorPlace After years of huge investments, 5G is finally getting ready for prime time. This makes now a good time to look for 5G stocks that will benefit the most. 5G stands for the next generation for mobile networks. It’s a global standard that is expected to have …
  • Electrification of the Mining Industry — CleanTech Talk with Ideanomics CEO Alf Poor 09 Aug 2020 07:31 CleanTechnica August 9th, 2020 by Andrea Bertoli  In this episode of our CleanTech Talk podcast interview series, Zach Shahan chats again with Alf Poor, CEO of Ideanomics, Inc., about the electrification of the mining industry, and the benefits of choosing electric for …
  • Road test: Chinese 'robotaxis' take riders for a spin 09 Aug 2020 06:08 Channel News Asia SHANGHAI: Chinese entrants in the race to put autonomous vehicles on the road are bringing "robotaxis" online in hopes that a hired-car format can be the key to unlocking wide acceptance of the futuristic technology. It is expected to be years …
  • REVEALED: Huge numbers vie for popular CQ apprenticeship 09 Aug 2020 03:47 Morning Bulletin DEMAND for mining and construction apprenticeships across parts of Central Queensland appears to be increasing year-on-year. The positive news comes after Hastings Deering last week revealed it had received a record-number of applications for its 2021 …
  • Transforming agriculture with the power of data - Indonesia News Center 09 Aug 2020 02:37 Jakarta News Global robotics company FJ Dynamics wants to transform traditional farming with the power of data. It has developed a range of smart machines to boost production and sustainability while reducing the risk to, and the physical demands on farmers. For years, …
  • London's calling if you want a perfect day out or a mini-break in the UK… with no crowds 09 Aug 2020 02:32 Daily Mail London’s calling if you want a perfect day out or a mini-break in the UK… with no crowds Blockbuster attractions such as Madame Tussauds are back in business    Head to the Tower Bridge Experience to edge across the glass floor walkway  Tours of Buckingham …
  • Parsons Corporation (PSN) CEO Chuck Harrington on Q2 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 08 Aug 2020 18:50 Seeking Alpha Parsons Corporation (NYSE:PSN) Q2 2020 Results Conference Call August 5, 2020 8:00 AM ET Company Participants Dave Spille - VP, IR Chuck Harrington - Chairman & CEO George Ball - CFO & EVP Carey Smith - President & COO Conference Call …
  • How Sony Is Fueling the Computer Vision Boom 08 Aug 2020 16:14 Insider Monkey He didn’t know it at the time, but in 1990 Eric Fossum started a revolution. In the early ‘90s, NASA was firing rockets into orbit every other month. And to take images of outer space, each spacecraft was equipped with cameras. Q2 2020 hedge fund letters, …
  • Maybe Baby Yoda Ought To Be Adorned On The Hood Of Every Self-Driving Car 08 Aug 2020 15:55 Forbes Should Baby Yoda be on the hood of all self-driving cars? ASSOCIATED PRESS Baby Yoda has taken the world by storm. Headlines have blared that resistance is futile when trying to defy the mind-force allure of Baby Yoda, and indeed some exhort that Baby Yoda …
  • Is TikTok more of a parenting problem than a threat to America's national security? 08 Aug 2020 10:14 Economic Times TikTok has long presented a parenting problem, as millions of Americans raising preteens and teenagers distracted by its viral videos can attest. But when the CIA was asked recently to assess whether it was also a national security problem, the answer that …
  • JLR digest: Remembering a Jag legend and Defender trademark battle 08 Aug 2020 07:15 Coventry Telegraph Welcome to our regular news round-up relating to all things Jaguar Land Rover. We look at some of the stories from around the world about Britain’s biggest car maker, which has its global headquarters in Coventry. It continues to be an extremely …
  • Optical Modulators Market Analysis Highlights the Impact of COVID-19 (2019-2023)| Increasing Demand for Optic Fiber to Boost the Market Growth | Technavio 08 Aug 2020 04:14 Odessa American - Texas LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 7, 2020-- Technavio has been monitoring the optical modulators market and it is poised to grow by USD 42.88 bn during 2019-2023, progressing at a CAGR of over 7% during the forecast period. The report offers an up-to-date …
  • Automotive Smart Display Market 2020 Global Size, Industry Share, Outlook, Trends, Technology, Geographical Segmentation, Business Challenges and Opportunity Analysis till 2025 08 Aug 2020 01:10 MarketWatch.com The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. Aug 07, 2020 (AB Digital via COMTEX) -- The latest research report on Automotive Smart Display Market delivers a comprehensive study on current market trends. The outcome …
  • Americans Becoming More Leery of Autonomous Technologies 08 Aug 2020 00:52 Insurance Journal Americans are becoming less comfortable with the idea of driverless transportation. A new report from an American Automobile Association (AAA) indicates that consumer trust in these vehicles has quickly eroded over the past few years. Today, three-quarters …
  • Ford to install racing enthusiast as new CEO 07 Aug 2020 23:10 South Florida Times Jim Farley spends his free time behind the wheel of a 1965 Ford GT40, the car that snatched three consecutive victories at Le Mans from team Ferrari in the early 1960s. And after years of declining sales and slumping stock prices, Ford is handing him the …
  • Hyundai & Urban-Air Port Working On Urban Air Mobility Infrastructure In UK 07 Aug 2020 23:06 CleanTechnica Aviation Published on August 7th, 2020 | by Zachary Shahan 0 August 7th, 2020 by Zachary Shahan  Hyundai Air Mobility (part of Hyundai Motor Group) and Urban-Air Port have teamed up to “explore new, purpose built, multifunctional and scalable …
  • T-Mobile 5G progresses, Samsung intros 5G tablets 07 Aug 2020 21:59 ComputerWeekly.com Carriers and tech companies are progressing with 5G initiatives, despite the pandemic and no endgame for enterprise products or services uniquely designed for the next-generation wireless networks. This week's 5G-related announcements included the …
  • How’s my driving? Researchers measure trust in autonomous vehicles 07 Aug 2020 21:44 Government Computer News How’s my driving? Researchers measure trust in autonomous vehicles By Susan Miller Aug 07, 2020 Scientists at the Army Research Lab are using facial recognition technology to gauge the trust soldiers have in their robotic teammates, enabling developers to …
  • This 5G ETF Has Plenty of Building Tailwinds 07 Aug 2020 19:08 ETF Trends The 5G investment theme continues building momentum and the First Trust Indxx NextG ETF (NXTG) is one of the ETFs leading that charge. The First Trust Indxx NextG ETF, formerly First Trust Nasdaq Smartphone Index Fund, seeks investment results that …
  • JOBS BOOM: Hiring spree at CQ coal mine 07 Aug 2020 18:49 Central Queensland News A MINING services company is on a hiring spree for recruits to work at a Central Queensland coal mine. Thiess has launched a major recruitment drive after scoring a mining contract extension at Jellinbah Group's Lake Vermont coal mine in Dysart. The …
  • Baidu Stock: China’s Google Rival Has More Upside Despite A 50% Rally 07 Aug 2020 18:25 Trefis After a 50% rise since the March lows of this year, at the current price of around $125 per share, we believe Baidu’s stock (NASDAQ: BIDU) has more to go. China’s leading internet search provider has seen its stock underperform through the coronavirus …
  • Robotic combat vehicles display next-gen features in live-fire exercises 07 Aug 2020 17:52 US Army (official) FORT CARSON, Colo. -- The Army’s collection of armed robotic combat vehicles showcased an “exceptional” ability to identify enemy positions after about a month of testing, but more development is still needed to improve battlefield precision, said Brig. …