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Why the Shipping Industry Is Betting Big on Ammonia

Ammonia engines and fuel cells could slash carbon emissions .article-detail .articleBody figure figcaption sub { margin-left: -5px; } Illustration: MCKIBILLO There’s a lot to like about ammonia. This colorless.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekFeb 23rd, 2021

Daily Crunch: We review the Amazon Echo Show 10

We check out Amazon’s new smart home device, Airbnb adds flexible search and Hopin is raising even more money. This is your Daily Crunch for February 24, 2021. The big story: We review the Amazon Echo Show 10 Brian Heater spent some time with A.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 4 min. ago

AI Recodes Legacy Software to Operate on Modern Platforms

IBM's AI-based tools let engineers explore ways to extract value from legacy enterprise software Last year, IBM demonstrated how AI can perform the tedious job of software maintenance through the updating of legacy code. Now Big Blue&.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated News4 hr. 33 min. ago

Cyberpunk 2077’s big February patch is delayed following cyberattack

Cyberpunk 2077's much anticipated patch 1.2 is delayed until March due to a recent cyberattack......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 5 min. ago

Fukushima’s Legacy: Japan’s Hard Turn Toward Renewables

Ten years after its devastating nuclear accident, Japan embraces solar, hydrogen, and offshore wind Photo: Kyodo News/Getty Images Betting Big on Hydrogen: In 2020, the world’s largest hydrogen plant and green- ener.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated News7 hr. 5 min. ago

Suzuki chairman will retire after longest reign in auto industry

With almost half a century at the helm, Osamu Suzuki is credited with turning the automaker into one of the world's largest small-vehicle manufacturers......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News7 hr. 5 min. ago

Ford expands King Ranch trim to 2021 Explorer

The vehicle, on sale this spring, will start at $53,595 including shipping. Ford has used the trim, named after the famed Texas ranch, for 20 years since it launched on the 2001 F-150......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News7 hr. 5 min. ago

Francisco Partners is acquiring MyHeritage, sources say for $600M

Genealogy tracking online is a big business, and today comes some M&A news for one of the bigger names in the field. TechCrunch has learned and confirmed that Israel’s MyHeritage.com — which lets people test DNA and track their family lin.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News8 hr. 32 min. ago

Four areas in Retail in which RPA can make a difference

Robotic Process Automation can play a crucial role in transforming the retail industry in areas such as business and data analytics, store planning and inventory management, customer support, and supply chain management.  Retail, like every other in.....»»

Category: hostingSource:  dailyhostnewsRelated News11 hr. 32 min. ago

Metal 3D printing company Markforged announces plans to go public via SPAC

Big morning for Massachusetts tech companies planning to go public via SPAC. Shortly after Berkshire Grey unveiled its intentions, Watertown-based Markforged has announced its own plans. The metal 3D printing company intends to merge with ONE, a spec.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated News11 hr. 32 min. ago

Hidden pollution from shipping threatens sustainable ocean efforts

Ships are the polluting 'elephants in the room' nobody is talking about despite a global drive to make oceans cleaner, according to new research......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News13 hr. 5 min. ago

A New Browser Extension Blocks Any Websites that Use Google, Facebook, Microsoft, or Amazon

The Economic Security Project is trying to make a point about big tech monopolies by releasing a browser plugin that will block any sites that reach out to IP addresses owned by Google, Facebook, Microsoft, or Amazon. From a report: The extension is.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News14 hr. 33 min. ago

Qualcomm may switch to TSMC 4nm node in 2022

Qualcomm will continue to fabricate its next-generation 5G mobile chip, tentatively dubbed Snapdragon 895, at Samsung Electronics built using an upgraded 5nm process, but may switch to TSMC in 2022 using its 4nm process, according to industry sources.....»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News15 hr. 5 min. ago

Car PCB makers may see revenues hit by deferred shipments

Taiwan's automotive PCB makers may see short-term impacts on their revenues from deferred deliveries of shipment to car vendors who are forced to suspend production due to shortages of automotive chips, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News15 hr. 5 min. ago

CCL prices may rise further later in 1H21

Rising copper foil prices will likely prompt Taiwan-based CCL makers to further raise their quotes later in the first half of this year, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News15 hr. 5 min. ago

Leadframe makers about to raise prices

Taiwan-based leadframe makers are about to raise their prices to reflect rising copper material costs, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News22 hr. 33 min. ago

Daily Crunch: Facebook brings news sharing back to Australia

The Facebook-Australia news battle seems to have reached an end, Android gets an update and Lucid Motors is going public via SPAC. This is your Daily Crunch for February 23, 2021. The big story: Facebook brings news sharing back to Australia Last wee.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2021

The best time to buy a laptop (and the worst time to buy) in 2021

Laptop discounts may feel random, but they often happen at specific times of the year. Here's when to plan a big purchase for the best deals and when to avoid......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2021

Roblox plans to go public on March 10 via a direct listing following $29.5 billion valuation

This is big news for Roblox, as well as its more avid fans. Interested parties can check out the company's full SEC filing here. The prospectus lays out the details of Roblox's business model and financials (it earned $924 million in revenue througho.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2021

Spain’s ten-year plan to put startups in the economic driving seat

Spain is preparing to push forward with pro-startup legislation, having recently unveiled a big and bold transformation plan with the headline goal, by 2030, of turning the country into ‘Spain Entrepreneurial Nation’, as the slightly clum.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2021

Protective ship coatings as an underestimated source of microplastic pollution

Shipping traffic can be a major source of tiny plastic particles floating in the sea, especially out in the open ocean. In a paper published in the scientific journal Environmental Science & Technology, a team of German environmental geochemists base.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2021