General public misunderstands carbon-tax rebates in Canada

Taxing corporations and consumers for the amount of carbon emissions they generate can be a great way to deal with climate change—so say many leading politicians, economists and environmental activists. In Canada, we've had a federal carbon tax sin.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekJan 25th, 2022

Biden administration lays out plan for four carbon-capture facilities

Big infrastructure package includes funds for the underdeveloped technology. Enlarge / Bioreactors that host algae would be one option for carbon sequestration—as long as the carbon is stored somehow. (credit: Getty Images).....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News12 hr. 11 min. ago

Long-hypothesized "next generation wonder material" created for first time

For over a decade, scientists have attempted to synthesize a new form of carbon called graphyne with limited success. That endeavor is now at an end, though, thanks to new research from the University of Colorado Boulder......»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News19 hr. 10 min. ago

Google "Private Browsing" Mode Not Really Private, Texas Lawsuit Says

The Google search engine collects data on users who think they can be anonymous if they use a "private browsing" mode, Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton claimed on Thursday, filing an amended privacy lawsuit against the Alphabet unit. Reuters reports.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 21st, 2022

Lear to acquire German supplier in quest for comfort seating dominance

IGB has 7,000 employees at nine manufacturing plants around the world, including one in Windsor, Canada......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Canada bans Huawei and ZTE from its 5G networks

Canada has finally joined the U.S. and its other Western allies in banning 5G network equipment from Chinese telecom giants Huawei and ZTE......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Canada Bans Huawei Equipment From 5G Networks, Orders Removal By 2024

Canada has banned the use of Huawei and fellow Chinese tech giant ZTE's equipment in its 5G networks, its government has announced. From a report: In a statement, it cited national security concerns for the move, saying that the suppliers could be fo.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Why we need a blue carbon investment roadmap

As the world's scientists research ways to slow the ongoing impact of climate change, blue carbon continues to surface as an effective natural climate solution......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

G20 failing to update carbon-cutting pledges: report

Nations in the G20 group of major economies have yet to strengthen greenhouse gas reduction goals despite agreeing to revisit their plans ahead of critical UN climate talks in November, according to an analysis by leading research NGOs seen exclusive.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Canada to ban China"s Huawei and ZTE from its 5G networks

The UK, US, Australia and New Zealand have also barred the Chinese telecoms equipment makers......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Smarter Micro approved for Shanghai STAR listing

China RF front-end module startup Smarter Micro has secured approval to launch an initial public offering (IPO) on the science and technology innovation board (STAR) of China's Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE)......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Canada Set To Ban Chinese Tech Giant Huawei From 5G Network

Canada is planning to ban Huawei from working on Canada's fifth-generation networks. reports: The move puts Canada in line with key intelligence allies like the United States which have expressed concerns about the national security implicatio.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Canada to ban Huawei, ZTE 5G equipment, joining Five Eyes allies

Canada on Thursday said it plans to ban the use of China's Huawei Technologies and ZTE 5G gear to protect national security, joining the rest of the so-called Five Eyes intelligence-sharing network......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsMay 20th, 2022

Apple releases first iOS 15.6 and macOS 12.5 public beta for testing

One day after seeding iOS 15.6 beta 1 to developers, Apple is now releasing the public beta version to users enrolled in the Apple Beta Software Program. Alongside the first public beta of iOS 15.6, Apple is also making available the new versions of.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Dig emerges from stealth and raises $11 million to secure data in public clouds

Cloud data security company Dig emerged from stealth, announcing $11M in seed funding for the cloud Data Detection and Response (DDR) solution. The seed round was led by Team8, with cybersecurity firms CrowdStrike, through their Falcon Fund, and Cybe.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Poll the audience: Using data from citizen science to keep wild birds in flight

Using the eyes and ears of public volunteers can stretch the reach of science, according to a new analysis from Erica Stuber from the Department of Wildland Resources and the Ecology Center. Stuber and a team of researchers examined the accuracy of i.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

A Möbius strip constructed solely of carbon atoms

Obtaining structurally uniform nanocarbons in order to properly relate structure and function, ideally as single molecules, is a great challenge in the field of nanocarbon science. Thus, the construction of structurally uniform nanocarbons is crucial.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Canada faces huge physical costs from climate change, making net zero a great investment

There has been a lot of discussion in Canada lately about the financial costs of achieving the country's climate targets. And rightly so. The situation is urgent and we need to act now......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Bloomberg: Apple execs recently presented augmented reality headset to company board, suggesting product is close to launch

According to a new report from Mark Gurman at Bloomberg, Apple has recently demoed its upcoming AR/VR headset device to the Apple company board of directors. This is a good indicator that the project is at an ‘advanced stage’ and that a public p.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Tokyo Motor Show rebrands again as "Japan All-Industry" show

In announcing the update, JAMA Chairman Akio Toyoda says it is important to bring together different sectors at a time when collaboration is needed to achieve carbon neutrality......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022

Riskonnect hires David Rockvam as CFO

Riskonnect announced the appointment of David Rockvam as its Chief Financial Officer. With over 25 years of leadership experience working with both public and privately held organizations across the risk and security landscape, Rockvam will help posi.....»»

Category: securitySource:  netsecurityRelated NewsMay 19th, 2022