Musk meets China government officials on second day of trip

Tesla Inc.'s Elon Musk met more government officials on the second day of his trip to China, having opened his first visit since before the pandemic by emphasizing the importance of maintaining ties with the nation......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsMay 31st, 2023

International study shows staycations are likely here to stay

An international study by tourism and hospitality experts in the U.S. and China has determined the "staycation phenomenon," which reached prominence during the COVID-19 pandemic, is still going strong and is most likely here to stay as part of a new.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2023

iPhone 15 hits shelves around the world. Here"s what you need to know

Apple's iPhone 15 lineup hit stores Friday as people waited in long lines across China, Europe and the US to be among the first to get their hands on one of the company's next-generation smartphones......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2023

Researchers make progress in vector meson spin physics

A research team led by Prof. Wang Qun from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) has made significant progress in the theoretical study of vector meson spin physics, specifically regarding t.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2023

Exploring the relationship between thermalization dynamics and quantum criticality in lattice gauge theories

Researchers from the University of Science and Technology of China(USTC) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) have developed an ultra-cold atom quantum simulator to study the relationship between the non-equilibrium thermalization process and qua.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2023

Gases from Philippine volcano sicken dozens of children, prompting school closures in nearby towns

Smog containing gases from a restive Philippine volcano sickened dozens of students and prompted 25 towns and cities to shut their schools on Friday as a health precaution, officials said......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2023

Hop in. Unraveling the mysteries of Pacific Drive in the rusty car that inspired it

We took an overnight road trip with the developers of Pacific Drive in the real station wagon that inspired the supernatural driving game,.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2023

Another top Silicon Valley investor is splitting off its China business as pressure mounts

GGV Capital, a prominent Silicon Valley venture capital firm, has become the latest big investor to break up its US and China operations into separate companies as tensions between the two countries over tech and geopolitics continue to rise......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2023

Avoiding the "nothingburger" effect in government contractor mergers and acquisitions

In love and business alike, the laws of attraction can be obscure. Companies pursue mergers and acquisitions (M&A) for a host of reasons ranging from gaining market share to gaming the tax system. In his recently published research, Brett Josephson,.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

France"s revised subsidies for EVs pose existential threat to its brands in China

Renault, Peugeot and Citroen have significantly scaled down their local operations in recent years. The revised subsidy policy the French government released for electric vehicles this week, coupled with the anti-subsidy probe of China-made EVs the.....»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

Traffic tickets can be profitable, and fairness isn"t the bottom line in city courts where judges impose the fines

When city governments spend more money than they take in, officials often search for ways to generate revenue. One increasingly common source of money is traffic tickets. And research shows police officers issue more traffic tickets when cities are f.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

Australia has officially given up on eradicating the Varroa mite. Now what?

The federal government body in charge of pest control has announced Australia will abandon efforts on eradicating the Varroa mite......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

Musk’s Neuralink seeks volunteers for brain implants—who’s in?

The trial aims to help people with quadriplegia control a computer cursor or keyboard. Enlarge / An on-stage demo of the surgical robot. That could be you. (credit: Neuralink) After years of delays, regulatory rejections.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

The Gruesome Story of How Neuralink’s Monkeys Actually Died

Elon Musk says no primates died as a result of Neuralink’s implants. A WIRED investigation now reveals the grisly specifics of their deaths as US authorities have been asked to investigate Musk’s claims......»»

Category: gadgetSource:  wiredRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

Musk start-up Neuralink seeks people for brain-implant trial

The company hopes to help people with paralysis move a cursor, or type, using its brain implant......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

Neuralink, Elon Musk"s brain implant startup, set to begin human trials

Elon Musk's controversial biotechnology startup Neuralink opened up recruitment for its first human clinical trial Tuesday, according to a company blog......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

iPhone versus Huawei battle back on; US National Security Advisor comments; China fights back [U]

Update: In seeming response to the White House comments, China has now accused the US of hacking Huawei servers and stealing data. The iPhone versus Huawei battle is back on in China, following the launch of the Mate 60 Pro (yeah, that’s not an.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

Online Safety Bill passes in the UK w/o iMessage impact, but government not giving up

The British government’s hugely controversial Online Safety Bill has today passed in the second chamber of Parliament, and after six years of debate is now set to become law. While Apple’s iMessage and other end-to-end encrypted messaging apps.....»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

US government doesn’t think Huawei’s 5G chipset can be produced at scale

Huawei’s brand new Mate 60 Pro features a chipset that finally brings 5G capabilities to the company’s phones, but it seems US government officials don’t believe that Huawei can scale up its production. The post US government doesn’t think Hu.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  phandroidRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

New Huawei SoC features processor cores designed in-house

Huawei Mate 60 Pro shows firm emulating Apple's strategy of doing its own chip design. Enlarge / HANGZHOU, CHINA - SEPTEMBER 14, 2023 - Photo taken on September 14, 2023 shows the Mate 60 Pro phone at the Hangzhou store in Hangzh.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

US says it has no evidence that Huawei can make advanced smartphones "at scale"

Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo says the US government has no evidence that Huawei can produce smartphones with advanced chips "at scale," as it continues to investigate how the sanctioned Chinese manufacturer made an apparent breakthrough with its.....»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023