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  • Astrophotography Cambodia debuts local stars at show 23 January, 2022 4:02 pm The Phnom Penh Post These days when most people look at the night sky they aren’t able to see much of anything beyond a few blinking satellites as they slowly crawl by up above. This is due to pollution – light pollution, meaning the glare of the city’s lights makes it …
  • Ten Trends That Will Shape the Way We Shop, Eat and Live This Year 23 January, 2022 3:58 pm Bangkok Post Consumers will evolve past being frugal this year by becoming more aware of their spending behaviors and looking for alternatives to buy goods in less traditional ways, said market research firm Euromonitor International in its annual prediction report. …
  • Alphabet: Epitome Of Strong Performance And Steady Growth 23 January, 2022 3:33 pm Seeking Alpha Sundry Photography/iStock Editorial via Getty Images Thesis Statement Alphabet Inc. (GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) shares gained over 65% in 2021, beating the Nasdaq 100's nearly 27% rise by more than double. With the economic rebound and higher than ever …
  • Teachers say social media is ‘hurting’ students — but their jobs have also gotten harder 23 January, 2022 1:00 pm Global News Shortly after the start of the new school year last September, Pam Johnson started noticing soap dispensers were going missing from bathrooms at the New Westminster, B.C. high school where she teaches Grade 8. The streak of vandalism was inspired by a …
  • COVID Omicron News: FDA considers limiting authorization of certain monoclonal antibody treatments 23 January, 2022 12:42 pm ABC 7 - New York NEW YORK (WABC) -- Federal regulators are considering limiting the authorization of certain monoclonal antibody treatments that have not proved effective against the omicron variant of the coronavirus, a source familiar with the decision-making told CNN. …
  • NIKE Has The Best Of Both Worlds 23 January, 2022 10:42 am EIN Presswire Robert Way/iStock Editorial via Getty Images A Short Recap Since our last article titled "NIKE's Position Remains Well-Entrenched" in last October, NIKE's (NYSE:NKE) share price had gone up from US$152 per share to $178 per share …
  • Ireland’s data centers are an economic lifeline. Environmentalists say they’re wrecking the planet 23 January, 2022 8:49 am News (South Africa) If approved, it would be one of the country's biggest. A Dublin-based company called Art Data Centres Ltd. submitted the planning application for the center in July. Not much is known about the company, which was set up in 2018. Its director and …
  • The pensioner refusing to heat her home: The crippling effect the energy crisis is having on one Valleys community 23 January, 2022 7:06 am EIN Presswire Wales might be seeing temperatures as low as -5°C this winter, but pensioner Beverly Price refuses to put her heating on. "I go to bed early at about 8pm and put the telly on because it's warm. I'm not heating my house and I'm not using a …
  • Lena Dunham and Emma Thompson Bring Awkward Sex to Sundance 23 January, 2022 6:46 am Daily Beast In her introduction for her Sundance Film Festival premiere, Sharp Stick (done via Zoom and addressed to all of us on our couches; welcome to virtual festing), Lena Dunham called the movie, which she wrote, directed, and filmed during the pandemic, “My …
  • Muting Sputnik Arabic: Facebook Control is Something Any Dictator Would Dream Of, Analysts Say 23 January, 2022 1:37 am Sputnik International https://sputniknews.com/20220122/muting-sputnik-arabic-facebook-control-is-something-any-dictator-would-dream-of-analysts-say-1092455229.html Muting Sputnik Arabic: Facebook Control is Something Any Dictator Would Dream Of, Analysts Say …
  • ‘Damn lot of money’: How households plan to spend their pandemic savings 22 January, 2022 7:20 pm The Sydney Morning Herald Household spending is at the lowest point since the Delta lockdowns, with Sydney and Melbourne lagging the national average. The Commonwealth Bank estimates consumer spending has already dropped by about 3 per cent over January as a result of the latest …
  • How travel can change in the near future 22 January, 2022 7:11 pm Internet Travel News There have been a lot of advancements made in technology lately. The impact can be felt across industries, but the travel industry hasn’t had a lot of talk around it. There are a lot of things that could impact travel and tourism, so let’s take a look at …
  • Predictions 2022: Here’s what will happen in enterprise technology this year 22 January, 2022 6:51 pm SiliconANGLE The pandemic has changed the way we think about and predict the future. As we enter the third year of COVID, we see the significant impact it has had on technology strategies, spending patterns and company fortunes. Much has changed, and although many of …
  • Darling buds: how best friends keep us healthy and happy 22 January, 2022 5:12 pm The Guardian “We met when we were five. I don’t know how I would have managed without her.” As children, Barbara Kastelein, from Ashford in Kent, and her best friend, nicknamed “Tulip”, both had alcoholic fathers. Their friendship was an escape from unhappy homes. The …
  • Amazon, Microsoft and Alphabet all announced more deals in 2021 than in the last 10 years as regulators plot their next move 22 January, 2022 5:02 pm Investing.com Lina Khan, nominee for Commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), speaks during a Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, April 21, 2021. Saul Loeb | Pool | Reuters In the …
  • COVID Omicron News: FDA expands eligibility for remdesivir to anyone with mild to moderate symptoms 22 January, 2022 4:49 pm ABC 7 - New York NEW YORK (WABC) -- The Food and Drug Administration has extended the use of the antiviral remdesivir for treatment of mild to moderate COVID-19. The medication had received emergency use authorization in May 2020. Back then it was only for use in people …
  • It’s not complicated. Microsoft wants Activision for its games. 22 January, 2022 4:16 pm BD News 24 The vision for the metaverse, a virtual world where ideas can be exchanged and digital goods can be sold, has become such a font of enthusiasm that Facebook changed its name to Meta last year. Plenty of other companies envision making billions in this …
  • Morgan Stanley’s Top 10 Stock Picks for 2022 22 January, 2022 3:38 pm Insider Monkey In this article, we will be taking a look at Morgan Stanley’s top 10 stock picks for 2022. To skip our detailed analysis on Morgan Stanley’s stock picks and their performance, you can go directly to see Morgan Stanley’s Top 5 Stock Picks for 2022. In the …
  • Virtual experience brings Grande Cache tourists face-to-face with dinosaur, famous track site 22 January, 2022 3:27 pm CBC/Radio-Canada Standing on a wooden platform next to a rocky incline, it's best not to turn around too quickly. As high up are you are, it's easy to experience vertigo. And there's a job to do: carefully plaster and cast a dinosaur track you've discovered …
  • Holberton School To Open A New Campus In Johannesburg, South Africa 22 January, 2022 3:08 pm Africa.com Holberton School, a project-based college alternative educating the next generation of software engineers, announced the opening of a new campus in Johannesburg, South Africa. The new school, which is the group’s third in Africa, will open its doors to …
  • 65% of tech recruiters believe there’s bias in the hiring process 22 January, 2022 2:57 pm Euronews A majority of tech recruiters believe there is bias in the hiring process, according to a poll of recruiters from 131 countries. The research carried out by CoderPad, a candidate assessment platform, saw 14,000 tech workers respond, including almost 4,000 …
  • Facebook Removes Kurdish Pages Linked to Misinformation on Belarus Migrant Crisis 22 January, 2022 2:33 pm Voice of America WASHINGTON —  Meta, the parent company of Facebook, has removed two popular Kurdish Facebook pages accused of spreading misinformation that helped convince thousands of Kurds to mass along the border of Belarus and Poland late last year. The two accounts, …
  • Public wifi hotspots have potential to generate 2-3 cr jobs this year : Telecom Secretary 22 January, 2022 1:55 pm Economic Times Setting up of 1 crore public wifi hotspots across the country by this year as envisaged under the present telecom policy has the potential to create 2-3 crore job opportunities, a senior government official said on Saturday. Telecom Secretary K Rajaraman …
  • Public wifi hotspots can generate 20-30 mn jobs this year: Telecom Secy 22 January, 2022 11:56 am Business Standard Setting up of 1 crore public wifi hotspots across the country by this year as envisaged under the present telecom policy has the potential to create 2-3 crore job opportunities, a senior government official said on Saturday. Telecom Secretary K Rajaraman …
  • Night Was Young? No 10 Party Reportedly Continued Until 1 AM on Eve of Prince Philip's Funeral 22 January, 2022 11:38 am Sputnik News https://sputniknews.com/20220122/night-was-young-no-10-party-reportedly-continued-until-1-am-on-eve-of-prince-philips-funeral-1092446685.html Night Was Young? No 10 Party Reportedly Continued Until 1 AM on Eve of Prince Philip's Funeral …
  • Intel's $20bn Ohio factory could become world's largest chip plant 22 January, 2022 8:11 am BD News 24 The move is part of Chief Executive Officer Pat Gelsinger's strategy to restore Intel's dominance in chip making and reduce America's reliance on Asian manufacturing hubs, which have a tight hold on the market. An initial $20 billion investment …
  • Simonyan Reacts to US State Department's Claims About Russian Media Spreading Disinformation 22 January, 2022 4:44 am Sputnik News Registration was successful! Please follow the link from the email sent to Send again https://sputniknews.com/20220121/simonyan-reacts-to-us-state-departments-claims-about-russian-media-spreading-disinformation-1092434836.html Simonyan …
  • Bereft of Paid Sick Leave, Millions of Ill Americans Are Forced to Work With COVID-19 - Report 22 January, 2022 4:38 am Sputnik News https://sputniknews.com/20220122/bereft-of-paid-sick-leave-millions-of-ill-americans-are-forced-to-work-with-covid-19---report-1092439130.html Bereft of Paid Sick Leave, Millions of Ill Americans Are Forced to Work With COVID-19 - Report …
  • Royally Cheap: Queen Elizabeth II Offering Minimum Wage Salary for Part-Time Holyrood Housekeeper 22 January, 2022 4:36 am Sputnik News Registration was successful! Please follow the link from the email sent to Send again https://sputniknews.com/20220122/royally-cheap-queen-elizabeth-ii-offering-minimum-wage-salary-for-part-time-holyrood-housekeeper-1092439943.html Royally …
  • How BoJo & Tories May Restore Their Popularity, Overcome 'Partygate' Scandal 22 January, 2022 4:36 am Sputnik News https://sputniknews.com/20220122/how-bojo--tories-may-restore-their-popularity-overcome-partygate-scandal-1092431090.html How BoJo & Tories May Restore Their Popularity, Overcome 'Partygate' Scandal How BoJo & Tories May …
  • Hillicon Valley — Amazon, Meta spend record sums on lobbying 22 January, 2022 3:28 am The Hill 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.  Follow The Hill’s tech team, Chris Mills Rodrigo (@millsrodrigo) …
  • On The Money — Labor chief touts efforts to promote job growth 22 January, 2022 3:26 am The Hill Happy Friday and welcome to On The Money, your nightly guide to everything affecting your bills, bank account and bottom line. Subscribe here: thehill.com/newsletter-signup. Today’s Big Deal: Labor Secretary Marty WalshMarty WalshThe Hill interview: …
  • Hizzoner Adams takes his first paycheck in cryptocurrency 22 January, 2022 3:18 am ZDNet Today is a day of firsts for the newly elected mayor of New York City. Earlier in the day, Mayor Eric Adams received his first paycheck in cryptocurrency — specifically, in a combination of Bitcoin and Ethereum coins — becoming the first mayor of the Big …
  • Children ‘breadwinners’ forced to abandon school, risk sexual harassment to support families 22 January, 2022 2:36 am Punch Her tiny voice was almost drowned in the frenzy of commercial bus drivers and conductors scrambling for passengers at Berger bus stop that Tuesday afternoon. In spite of the deafening honks and boisterous passersby shuffling through the crowded park, 13- …
  • Startup funding in 2021 defied all odds, shows Nasscom report 22 January, 2022 1:13 am Economic Times New Delhi/ Mumbai: In 2021, the Indian startup ecosystem raised $24.1 billion worth of equity investment of which 61% was raised by 42 companies that became unicorns, according to a report. The Nasscom Startup Ecosystem Report 2021 was launched by …
  • Is the party over for tech and crypto markets? 22 January, 2022 1:13 am Economic Times US tech stocks are in correction territory after taking a beating recently on the back of possible interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve. Now, senior executives at two of the world’s top tech investment funds— SoftBank and Sequoia— have said that after …
  • US Inflation to ‘Substantially Abate’ by 2023 But Significant Risks Remain, Yellen Says 22 January, 2022 12:31 am Sputnik International Registration was successful! Please follow the link from the email sent to Send again https://sputniknews.com/20220121/us-inflation-to-substantially-abate-by-2023-but-significant-risks-remain-yellen-says-1092435419.html US Inflation to ‘ …
  • US Reportedly Dropped Massive Bomb on Syrian Dam Marked as 'No-Go' Target 22 January, 2022 12:30 am Sputnik International https://sputniknews.com/20220121/us-reportedly-dropped-massive-bomb-on-syrian-dam-marked-as-no-go-target-1092435601.html US Reportedly Dropped Massive Bomb on Syrian Dam Marked as 'No-Go' Target US Reportedly Dropped Massive Bomb on …
  • Intel's move into Ohio brings new tech kudos, competition for talent 22 January, 2022 12:30 am Investing.com By Jane Lanhee Lee and Timothy Aeppel OAKLAND, Calif./NEW YORK (Reuters) - Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) Corp’s plan to build a $20 billion chip-making complex on the outskirts of Columbus, Ohio is the clearest sign of a burgeoning tech sector in the U.S. …
  • Texas Man Arrested for Allegedly Issuing Death Threats to Georgia State Election Workers 22 January, 2022 12:30 am Sputnik International https://sputniknews.com/20220121/texas-man-arrested-for-allegedly-issuing-death-threats-to-georgia-state-election-workers--1092437136.html Texas Man Arrested for Allegedly Issuing Death Threats to Georgia State Election Workers Texas Man …
  • Another record year for K Street 21 January, 2022 11:28 pm Politico Presented by Save Our Standards With Daniel Lippman Here are your Lobbying Disclosure Act revenue rankings for 2021. TOP FIRMS: Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck: $56.3 million (versus $49.3 million in 2020) and $16 million in Q4 2021 (versus $12.4 million …
  • 51% #1696: Media-Ready Feminism 21 January, 2022 10:57 pm WAMC - New York On this week’s 51%, we hit the books. University of Virginia Professor Andrea Press explains how today’s media can better represent women in her book, Media-Ready Feminism and Everyday Sexism. And Dr. Sharon Ufberg speaks with Take the Lead’s Gloria Feldt …
  • Wayne Rooney to Everton may not make sense but it sounds seductively real | Barney Ronay 21 January, 2022 9:07 pm The Guardian It was interesting this week to see the fascination on social media with close-up clips of the celebrations after Tottenham’s 3-2 win at Leicester. This stuff is very popular right now. The digital eye has detected a hunger out there, a shared sweet spot …
  • Jobs, weddings  make  a  splash  in  metaverse 21 January, 2022 8:08 pm Mint The resume opens up on a person’s browser and while prima facie it appears to be a regular document, it prompts the user to click on various parts to learn more about the applicant. A tiny avatar walks across the page as you click on it. Walking to certain …
  • Jazmin Schmerber Is Taking Over The Digital Realm 21 January, 2022 7:51 pm EIN Presswire It Girl Jazmin Schmerber is making early waves in the digital realm with her brand Equilibre LA LOS ANGELES, CA , USA, January 21, 2022 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- The future of fashion lies in the digital space and Jazmin Schmerber is multiple steps …
  • The Metaverse Set Off A Battle Between Tech Giants Google, Apple, Microsoft And Meta To Build Virtual And Augmented Reality Headsets 21 January, 2022 6:58 pm Forbes Google, Apple, Microsoft and Meta are in a heated race to get their VR/AR headsets to market at an ... [+] affordable price point for widespread consumer adoption. getty Facebook became Meta, launched a commercial with comical looking virtual reality …
  • One Step Closer to Implanting Human Brain Chip? Elon Musk's Neuralink Seeks Clinical Trial Director 21 January, 2022 5:43 pm Sputnik News https://sputniknews.com/20220121/one-step-closer-to-implanting-human-brain-chip-elon-musks-neuralink-seeks-clinical-trial-director-1092426825.html One Step Closer to Implanting Human Brain Chip? Elon Musk's Neuralink Seeks Clinical …
  • Best UK online estate agents in 2022 21 January, 2022 5:28 pm PC Advisor Whether you're looking to buy or sell a property - and many people are doing both, of course - the internet can make your life a lot easier as well as saving you some serious money. When you begin your search for your dream home, chances are you'll …
  • This Is What Separates a Thriving Company From a Dying One 21 January, 2022 5:13 pm Entrepreneur Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The noise of bureaucracy. Some old traditions die hard. The pandemic has presented a rapid change in our environment, forcing companies that want to survive to optimize and adapt. Necessity is …
  • Services exports crossed $178 bn in 6 months despite Covid: Piyush Goyal 21 January, 2022 5:07 pm Business Standard "While 2021 was a year in which we defied all odds, 2022 will be the breakthrough year which will unlock the country's exponential value. Services Export for Apr-Dec 2021 reached more than $178 bn despite the Covid-19 pandemic when the Travel, …
  • What are the Key Sustainability Strategies Adopted by Leading Players Operating in the Electric Aircraft Market? 21 January, 2022 2:28 pm EIN Presswire #3200,SEATTLE, WASHINGTION , UNITED STATES, January 21, 2022 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- The dynamics of the Electric Aircraft industry are addressed in depth in order to offer investors specific knowledge about the Electric Aircraft market in order to …
  • Zuckerberg and Chan donate $50 million to University of Hawaii 21 January, 2022 2:21 pm Beaumont Enterprise - Texas In this Sept. 20, 2016, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, smile as they prepare for a speech in San Francisco. Jeff Chiu / Associated Press 2016 The University of Hawaii at Manoa has received the largest cash gift …
  • Davos and the new age of performance art 21 January, 2022 2:21 pm Justice News Flash ‘s fans TV series succession Would know the latest series made no mention of the coronavirus. The calculation is simple: the characters are Murdoch-esque billionaire families, and as one actor put it, “the really rich people in the world won’t be affected …
  • Top Stock Market News For Today January 21, 2022 21 January, 2022 2:20 pm The Daily Collegian - Pennyslvania Stock Market Futures Dip Following Disappointing Job Market Data U.S stock futures are trading downwards this morning after another day of losses. In general, this is likely due to ongoing pressure from the pandemic and inflation weighing in on the economy …
  • COVID Omicron News: 2 companies accused of testing fraud in federal investigation 21 January, 2022 1:53 pm ABC 7 - New York NEW YORK (WABC) -- Two companies operating pop-up sites and a COVID testing lab across the country are under federal investigation. They're accused of lying to customers, faking results, and even throwing tests in the trash. Minnesota's attorney …
  • A Toast to All the Rejects 21 January, 2022 1:43 pm The Atlantic Online The gathering held last June at a park in Irvine, California, was not a standard toga party. Instead of undergraduates downing beer from Solo cups, the attendees were graduate students drinking champagne from plastic jeweled goblets. Crowned with laurel …
  • 8 Ways Your Small Business Can Make 2022 Its Best Year Yet 21 January, 2022 1:30 pm Black America Web Sponsored by Meta Elevate If you own a small business, here’s some great news: consumers have your back this coming year. Research out of Business Wire shows that the American public is eager to support small and local businesses following the pandemic, …
  • A killer app for the metaverse? Fill it with AI avatars of ourselves – so we don't need to go there 21 January, 2022 1:05 pm The Conversation Big numbers coming. Microsoft’s US$75 billion (£55 billion) acquisition of Activision Blizzard has landed – true to Call of Duty vernacular – “like a bomb” on the US$200 billion revenue video games industry. It heavily arms the Xbox giant for its vision of …
  • Google Is Working on an AR Headset (And It's Not a Pair of Glasses) 21 January, 2022 12:26 pm How-To Geek Will Project Iris look like Google’s Daydream VR headset? Google It’s been nearly a decade since Google Glass originally launched, and since then, Google has slowly prepared itself for a sequel. Not only did Google purchase North, a smart glasses company, …
  • The Brain Drain That Is Killing America’s Economy 21 January, 2022 12:00 pm TIME Magazine Each spring I get antsy WhatsApp messages from friends across the U.S., as well as London, Dubai, Hong Kong, and Singapore. Their high school senior kids have just been admitted to colleges in America, Canada, Britain, and elsewhere, and they want my …
  • 'Should be consigned to the annals of PR history' – Creative Hits and Misses of the Week 21 January, 2022 11:55 am PR Week It’s been another bumper week for news… but when hasn’t it been? Has the Partygate saga finally jumped the shark? Will ‘Novax’ Djokovic ever play tennis again? Are we sleepwalking into the matrix, I mean metaverse, where digital clones of ourselves will …
  • Indian PM Modi is the Most Popular Global Leader as BoJo Considered the Most Unpopular, Shows Survey 21 January, 2022 11:39 am Sputnik International https://sputniknews.com/20220121/indian-pm-modi-is-the-most-popular-global-leader-as-bojo-considered-the-most-unpopular-shows-survey-1092417258.html Indian PM Modi is the Most Popular Global Leader as BoJo Considered the Most Unpopular, …
  • Snap plays up augmented reality in Latin America, Asia expansion 21 January, 2022 11:19 am Investing.com By Sheila Dang (Reuters) - Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP) is speeding up its global expansion in countries from Mexico to Japan through tie-ups with wireless carriers and highlighting its popular augmented reality features, the company told Reuters. The parent …
  • Entry-level job seekers value diversity over competitive salaries 21 January, 2022 9:56 am Campaign More than 70% of entry-level job seekers value diversity over competitive salaries and career progression, Brixton Finishing School research has revealed. The survey asked 100 recent graduates of the school’s programmes – Brixton Finishing School and The …
  • Federal contractors on the labor market battlefront 21 January, 2022 9:30 am ExecutiveBiz John Wasson was undeniably optimistic as he discussed whether sustained levels of inflation would affect ICF International’s ability to grow and achieve its margin goals. But as the CEO zeroed in on wage inflation during the company’s Nov. 2, 2021, …
  • What America’s largest technology firms are investing in 21 January, 2022 7:32 am The Economist Jan 22nd 2022 SAN FRANCISCO WHEN CORPORATE bosses want to impress investors they increasingly reach for the i-word. Mentions of “innovation” during the earnings calls of S&P500 firms have almost doubled in the past decade. And no other sector talks …
  • Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) on Q4 2021 Results - Earning Call Transcript 21 January, 2022 7:12 am Seeking Alpha Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) Q4 2021 Earnings Conference Call January 20, 2021 6:00 PM ET Company Participants Spencer Wang - VP of Finance, Corporate Development & IR Reed Hastings - Co-Founder, Chairman, President & Co-CEO Spencer Neumann - CFO …
  • Anesthesia Information Management Systems Market To Reach USD 1208.6 Million By 2027 | Reports And Data 21 January, 2022 6:58 am EIN Presswire Advancements in Anesthesia Information Management Systems platform and improved regulations for Surgical Procedures. NEW YORK, NY, UNITED STATES, January 21, 2022 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- According to the current analysis of Reports and Data, the …
  • AI-Powered Bots May Be The Answer To The Great Resignation And War For Talent 21 January, 2022 6:55 am Forbes A survey commissioned by UiPath found that 62% of executives at large U.S. companies are struggling ... [+] with the current labor shortage. As a result, 78% of them are likely to invest or increase their investment in automation to manage through the …
  • The 2 Biggest Future Trends In Education 21 January, 2022 6:52 am Forbes Our world is changing fast. The pace of change, particularly when it comes to new technologies, means the half-life of skills is shrinking fast. The days of a “job for life” are gone forever. The 2 Biggest Future Trends In Education Adobe Stock The …
  • A cold and unforgiving master 21 January, 2022 6:24 am Dawn In its 1999 version, The Matrix defined the perfect technology-assisted learning environment: plug in, upload and learn languages, programming, Jujutsu or how to fly a military helicopter within seconds. When we first saw this cult classic, we knew it was …
  • Instagram rolls out 'Subscription-only' feature that will allow creators to get paid for their content 21 January, 2022 6:18 am Economic Times Content creators on Instagram will soon earn money through paid subscribers, a feature that Meta-owned photo sharing platform has been working on for some time now. Instagram has already launched its test of subscriptions and will be adding more creators …
  • Intel's $20 billion Ohio factory could become world's largest chip plant 21 January, 2022 4:55 am Investing.com By David Shepardson and Jane Lanhee Lee WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) -Intel Corp said on Friday it would invest up to $100 billion to build potentially the world's largest chip-making complex in Ohio, looking to boost capacity as a global …
  • SVB Financial Group (SIVB) CEO Greg Becker on Q4 2021 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 21 January, 2022 4:21 am Seeking Alpha SVB Financial Group (NASDAQ:SIVB) Q4 2021 Earnings Conference Call January 20, 2022 6:00 PM ET Company Participants Meghan O’Leary – Head, Investor Relations Greg Becker – President and Chief Executive Officer Dan Beck – Chief Financial Officer Mike …
  • Moab Police seeks more training after 'unintentional mistakes' in Gabby Petito incident 21 January, 2022 4:01 am ABC 4 - Utah MOAB, Utah (ABC4) – Moab city officials confirm they are seeking additional domestic violence training for officers after an in-depth investigation by Price City Police Captain Brandon Ratcliffe. Ratcliffe admits several mistakes were made during the Gabby …
  • Meta and AWS Deepen Their Strategic Alliance, Bump Up Support for PyTorch 21 January, 2022 3:37 am ADT mag News Meta and AWS Deepen Their Strategic Alliance, Bump Up Support for PyTorch By John K. Waters 01/20/2022 Amazon Web Services (AWS) has announced that Meta plans to use AWS services and global infrastructure to scale research and development, …
  • Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG) CEO Gary Guthart on Q4 2021 Results - Earning Call Transcript 21 January, 2022 1:33 am Seeking Alpha Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISRG) Q4 2021 Earning Conference Call January 20, 2022 4:30 PM ET Company Participants Brian King - Senior Director of Treasury and IR Gary Guthart - Chief Executive Officer Jamie Samath - Chief Financial Officer Conference …
  • MIIT: Stable momentum top priority for next year 21 January, 2022 1:25 am China Economic Net China's top industry regulator said stabilizing industrial growth will be its top priority this year, and it will step up efforts to enhance the core competitiveness of manufacturing along with promoting the steady development of the industrial economy …
  • Why Google is a key piece of the AR glasses race - CNET 20 January, 2022 11:45 pm Cnet Google Glass explored the smart glasses route before. But Google returning to AR could solve a new generation of challenges. Robert Couto What seemed likely months ago now seems even more so: Google is reportedly entering the AR headset race. What's …
  • McCarthy draws a K Street crowd 20 January, 2022 10:44 pm Politico By CAITLIN OPRYSKO  01/20/2022 04:27 PM EST Updated 01/20/2022 04:49 PM EST 2022-01-20T04:49-0500 Presented by Save Our Standards With Daniel Lippman McCARTHY RAKES IT IN FROM K STREET: House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy hauled in more …
  • 'Show Must Go On': West Virginia Journo Hit by Car Continues Reporting 20 January, 2022 10:35 pm Sputnik News https://sputniknews.com/20220120/show-must-go-on-west-virginia-journo-hit-by-car-continues-reporting-1092396902.html 'Show Must Go On': West Virginia Journo Hit by Car Continues Reporting 'Show Must Go On': West Virginia …
  • 'Ronaldo Does Himself No Good': Pundits Slam CR7 for His Angry Rant at Ralf Rangnick 20 January, 2022 10:35 pm Sputnik News https://sputniknews.com/20220120/ronaldo-does-himself-no-good-pundits-slam-cr7-for-his-angry-rant-at-ralf-rangnick-1092398638.html 'Ronaldo Does Himself No Good': Pundits Slam CR7 for His Angry Rant at Ralf Rangnick 'Ronaldo …
  • Top Scientist Ditches UK Pharma Giant for Bezos-Backed Biotech Venture That Seeks to Reverse Ageing 20 January, 2022 10:33 pm Sputnik News Registration was successful! Please follow the link from the email sent to Send again https://sputniknews.com/20220120/top-scientist-ditches-uk-pharma-giant-for-bezos-backed-biotech-venture-that-seeks-to-reverse-ageing-1092401442.html Top …
  • Share of US Voters Siding With GOP on the Rise, Which is Bad News for Dems Ahead of 2022 Midterms 20 January, 2022 10:32 pm Sputnik News https://sputniknews.com/20220120/share-of-us-voters-siding-with-gop-on-the-rise-which-is-bad-news-for-dems-ahead-of-2022-midterms-1092403073.html Share of US Voters Siding With GOP on the Rise, Which is Bad News for Dems Ahead of 2022 …
  • Comedian Jon Stewart to Receive Kennedy Center's Mark Twain Prize for American Humor 20 January, 2022 10:31 pm Sputnik News https://sputniknews.com/20220120/comedian-jon-stewart-to-receive-kennedy-centers-mark-twain-prize-for-american-humor-1092409889.html Comedian Jon Stewart to Receive Kennedy Center's Mark Twain Prize for American Humor Comedian Jon …
  • Rahul Sood’s Irreverent Labs unveils MechaFight Club NFT game 20 January, 2022 10:08 pm VentureBeat Join gaming leaders, alongside GamesBeat and Facebook Gaming, for their 2nd Annual GamesBeat & Facebook Gaming Summit | GamesBeat: Into the Metaverse 2 this upcoming January 25-27, 2022. Learn more about the event.  Irreverent Labs aims to change the …
  • S&P 500 Turns Negative as Bid in Financials, Tech Fades 20 January, 2022 9:12 pm Investing.com By Yasin Ebrahim Investing.com – The S&P 500 gave up gains Thursday, as rebound in financials and tech stocks following a recent a rout ran out of steam.  The S&P 500 fell 0.6%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.5%, or 158 points, the Nasdaq …
  • NRF 2022: 4 Key Trends From This Year’s Big Show 20 January, 2022 8:53 pm Forbes Honeywell's Karen Bomber provides a view into the Future of Retail at Honeywell's booth at NRF 2022. ... [+] Futurum Research The National Retail Federation’s Big Show continued as scheduled at the beginning of the week in the face of COVID …
  • Google reportedly is developing an augmented reality headset 20 January, 2022 8:25 pm SiliconANGLE Google LLC is developing an augmented reality headset that will feature a custom chip and could make its debut in 2024, The Verge reported today. The headset is reportedly known by the internal codename Project Iris. Google is said to have assigned about …
  • The 10 Trends That Will Shape Banking In 2022 - Beyond The Watershed 20 January, 2022 7:34 pm Forbes Many of history’s watershed moments—the printing press, the steam engine, the internet—were only recognized as major changes in hindsight. But in banking, there is real-time recognition that the COVID-19 pandemic has irrevocably changed the industry. If …
  • How Sun-Ny Side Up Pairs Socially Relevant Pieces Of Street Culture With Culture-Based Brands 20 January, 2022 7:27 pm Forbes Jill Ferree [left] and Rory Roth [right], of Sun-ny Side Up brand culture marketing agency. Courtesy of Sun-ny Side Up Rory Roth and Jill Ferree have been co-workers for about 10 years. The two were casting faces at Wilhelmina for various projects for the …
  • QC: Jake Sinclair brings entrepreneurship and community together 20 January, 2022 6:35 pm Regina Leader-Post Breadcrumb Trail Links QC Jake Sinclair hopes his success and passion for economic development paves the way for other Indigenous youth to become entrepreneurs. Jake Sinclair, owner of Anytime Fitness, inside the gym on Tuesday, December 21, 2021 in Regina …
  • Google is building an AR headset 20 January, 2022 6:21 pm The Verge Meta may be the loudest company building AR and VR hardware. Microsoft has HoloLens. Apple is working on something, too. But don’t count out Google. The search giant has recently begun ramping up work on an AR headset, internally codenamed Project Iris, …
  • 01-18-22 Virtual Democracy 20 January, 2022 6:18 pm Tri City Voice - California In an era of virtual reality, simulations offered to viewers are often touted as real experiences, but remain separate and distinct from actual reality. In the realm of entertainment, the advantages are obvious as physical limitations are removed… …
  • Funding East Coast innovators to support growth 20 January, 2022 5:34 pm Tradingcharts.com HALIFAX, NS, Jan. 20, 2022 (Canada NewsWire via COMTEX) -- Government of Canada announces support for Halifax innovation hub and eight emerging ICT firms Atlantic Canadian ingenuity creates jobs and brings talent and investment to the region. The Atlantic …
  • ADVERTORIAL: Connecting for good - BT is supporting businesses and local authorities adapt to a digital future 20 January, 2022 4:51 pm Birmingham Live BT is on a mission to digitise the UK and here in Birmingham the need for businesses and the public sector to adapt to a changing world has never been more important. The Covid-19 pandemic has had an exceptional impact on businesses, society and economy …
  • AMD Radeon RX 6500 XT meta-review: even desperate gamers should think twice 20 January, 2022 3:44 pm The Verge You’ve heard that PC graphics cards are nearly impossible to find, or that you’ll have to pay exorbitant sums. But if you were hoping the $200 budget AMD Radeon RX 6500 XT was about to change that, we have some very bad news. Reviewers are positively …
  • Americans are bracing for inflation and a market crash: survey 20 January, 2022 3:04 pm ZDNet Inflation and a potential stock market crash. These are the two biggest threats to the US economy and to the financial wellbeing of Americans, so says a survey by personal finance software firm Quicken. Special Report The Future of Money From blockchain …
  • Asian shares slide after more losses on Wall Street 20 January, 2022 3:00 pm WKMG News 6 - Florida BEIJING – Shares were lower in Asia on Friday after a late afternoon sell-off wiped out gains for stocks on Wall Street. Tokyo fell 0.9% after Toyota Motor Corp. announced production cuts due to parts shortages. Other major regional markets also fell. Oil …
  • Meta announces integration of Workplace platform with WhatsApp 20 January, 2022 2:42 pm ZDNet Meta announced that it will be integrating its Workplace tool with WhatsApp in 2022, forging even closer ties between the two platforms.  Meta explained on Thursday that the integration would "enable companies to share posts from Workplace with …