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    Small teams from around the globe competing for a $21,600 prize pool Get started at www.nfte.com/innovation Get started at www.nfte.com/innovation New York, NY, Sept. 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — How do we create a more just, equitable, and sustainable world? How do we speed recovery from the economic crisis precipitated by COVID-19? The young people...
    SAN ANTONIO – When a special education student graduates from high school, that transition into the real world can be a little tough. The Edgewood Independent School District’s Burleson School for Innovation and Education helps special needs students ages 18-21 make that transition easier and help them reach life goals. “We are just about supporting...
    The following article is sponsored by StopSocializedMedicine.org and authored by Andrew F. Quinlan, co-founder and president of the Center for Freedom and Prosperity. After months of teasing it, President Trump announced on Sunday the signing of an Executive Order (EO) aimed at lowering certain prescription drug prices. At a Nevada campaign rally the President said,...
    A Volocopter air taxi performs a demonstration in Singapore, October 22, 2019.Feline Lim | Reuters General Motors is exploring options in the aerial taxi market, including whether to build the vehicles known colloquially as "flying cars," as part of a push by the U.S. automaker to look for growth in related transportation markets, two people familiar...
    By Ben Klayman DETROIT (Reuters) - General Motors Co is exploring options in the aerial taxi market, including whether to build the vehicles known colloquially as "flying cars," as part of a push by the U.S. automaker to look for growth in related transportation markets, two people familiar with the matter said. Chief Executive...
    The current COVID-19 pandemic, the largest public health crisis in a century, threatens the health of people across the globe. The U.S. has had the most diagnosed cases – surpassing 6 million – and more than 180,000 deaths. But six months into the pandemic, the U.S. still faces shortages of personal protective equipment for...
    Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York City Rachel Kellner was a social worker helping people with drug addiction, but now she encourages a new more healthy compulsion – a community of chocoholics. Kellner is a partner with husband, pastry chef Mark Libertini...
    BEIJING (Reuters) - President Xi Jinping on Friday urged China to speed up technological innovation and step up financial support for basic scientific research, according to state television. (Reporting by Lusha Zhang and Ryan Woo; Editing by Kevin Liffey) Copyright 2020 Thomson Reuters.
    Carnival CEO Arnold Donald said Thursday that workforce diversity is critical for any company trying to innovate and disrupt an industry, emphasizing its role in ensuring the longevity of a firm.   "Businesses thrive over time through innovation. You have to introduce new products, refine your processes so you can be more cost-effective. You have to innovate for...
    By Kevin Yao BEIJING, Sept 9 (Reuters) – China has unveiled a “dual circulation” strategy to cut its dependence on overseas markets and technology in its long-term development, a shift brought on by a deepening rift with the United States. WHAT IS THE ‘DUAL CIRCULATION’ MODEL? Chinese President Xi Jinping first raised the idea in...
    Association created in 2011, theInstitute of Economics is an independent think tank that analyzes the issues, the balance of power as well as the risks and opportunities to shape a possible future. Its members often have opposing sensitivities, which in fact requires them to refer to the rigor of foresight, hence...
    (CNN)A 26-year-old from Ivory Coast has won the 2020 Royal Academy of Engineering's Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation.Charlette N'Guessan is the first woman to win the award, which could revolutionize cyber security and help curb identity fraud on the continent. N'Guessan and her team won the £25,000 award (about $33,000) for BACE API, a digital...
    JURGEN KLOPP is a household name but few will have heard of his fellow countryman Ralf Speth. The German has been boss of Britain’s biggest car firm, Jaguar Land Rover, for the last ten years and responsible for 40,000 jobs. 6Ralph Speth has been boss of Britain’s biggest car firm, Jaguar Land Rover, for the...
    TOKYO (AP) — Nissan says it has developed a new way to produce high-tech auto parts that highlights the Japanese automaker’s engineering finesse, even as it faces a criminal trial in an ongoing scandal involving former Chairman Carlos Ghosn. Nissan Motor Co. said it has achieved a “breakthrough” in molding carbon fiber reinforced plastic, or...
    The following article is sponsored by StopSocializedMedicine.org and authored by George Landrith, president of Frontiers of Freedom.    President Trump has done a lot in his first term to strengthen the U.S. Economy, make America more competitive, and bring good paying jobs back to America. As a result, before the Chinese COVID pandemic and the almost complete economic shutdown...
    Back to work MANY workers have found they can do the basics of their job at home. But the best companies create via teamwork in offices. So it is depressing that so many major firms have no plans to order a return. ⚠️ Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates...
    Through the CARES Act and the U.S. Department of Commerce, Georgia Southern University’s Business Innovation Group (BIG) has received $300,000 in grant funding to expand its services to the region in an effort to help communities and businesses respond to and recover from...
    Inflection point His own research has suggested that digital technology – which has played an important role in enabling people to maintain social contacts and continue working during confinement – could be at a potential “tipping point” due to the pandemic. Predicts that digitization will become a crucial part of everyday life and business....
    BERLIN (Reuters) - A technology team from Wirecard , the German payments company that collapsed in June, is joining a new digital innovation unit being set up by Berlin financial technology group finleap. The move by the six-strong team headed by Joern Leogrande, head of Wirecard's innovation labs, comes ahead of the formal opening...
    Little by little, retail has been incorporated into the new normal, however things work with certain limitations that can affect the numbers, for example, in some places the ability to seek healthy distance must be limited while in others it has not There was an option other than closing stores permanently because the conditions to...
    The start of Western Illinois’ NCAA tournament run in Year 20, continued The Best Under-$40 Deals Hiding in Amazon’s Secret Summer Sale This innovation could do for investing what Napster and the iPod did for music — and financial services may never be the same © iStockphoto Customized stock indexes will disrupt old financial-services products....
    SAN ANTONIO – The Board of Directors for the Port San Antonio announced Thursday the approval of $60 million for a innovation center. According to a press release, the innovation center will feature 130,000 square feet of building, and have competitors and spectators of major esports events, students and families participating in entertainment, cultural and...
    VIDEO1:3801:38A seismic shift in innovation is underway: Growth investor Nidhi ChaddaTrading Nation A powerful push in innovation is creating excitement among venture capitalists. Early stage angel investor Nidhi Chadda of Enzo Advisors finds the coronavirus fallout is producing a seismic shift in how the world does business, and she believes much of it will be...
    (Bloomberg) – Competition from Microsoft Corp. and possibly other American companies to buy TikTok’s operations in the United States gives strong signals about how large national technology companies are lagging behind in innovation in social media and other areas. of opportunity. Both ByteDance Ltd.’s TikTok and Tencent Holdings Ltd.’s WeChat have their days numbered in...
    LOS ANGELES -- As the COVID-19 crisis disrupts bars and restaurants across the country, drink aficionados are turning to DIY alternatives to help keep their spirits high safely at home. With mandated physical distancing rules still in place, The Bartesian home cocktail machine has been in high demand and shattering record sales. Making the gadget...
    The companies that signed the amicus brief, however, disagree with the administration’s stance. They explained that suspending the country’s nonimmigrant visa programs “fundamentally disserves the interests of the United States by stifling the ability of US businesses to attract the world’s best talent, drive innovation, and further American economic prosperity.” The companies also said that...
    Richmond’s Lighthouse Labs and Ashland’s Dominion Energy Innovation Center, two of Virginia’s top support systems for startups and founders in tech, have announced their fall 2020 accelerator cohorts. Lighthouse Labs Now in its ninth year, Lighthouse Labs’ fall accelerator will partner with Health Innovation Consortium to focus on health tech and innovation. Eight startups were...
    Saints promote Terry Fontenot to assistant G.M. of pro personnel Shoppers Say This Striped Dress from Amazon Has ‘Buttery Soft’ Fabric and Roomy Pockets PayPal poaches Wells Fargos innovation executive Peggy Mangot for venture capital team PayPal has hired Peggy Mangot, a former entrepreneur who led the development of a standalone mobile banking...
    A sign is posted outside of the PayPal headquarters in San Jose, California.Justin Sullivan | Getty Images PayPal has hired Peggy Mangot, a former entrepreneur who led the development of a standalone mobile banking app at Wells Fargo, for its internal venture capital team, CNBC has learned. Mangot recently joined the online payments giant as...
    Richmond Inno is your source for local innovation. Since 2018, we’ve been covering, connecting and catalyzing the Richmond ecosystem, producing digital media, events and intelligence about the entrepreneurs, executives, startups, businesses, trends and topics that are shaping the present and future of the city’s economy. Through a twice-a-week newsletter, daily editorial, quarterly events, directories, data...
    Welcome to Richmond Inno. Consider this your terminal to the Richmond ecosystem. First, who are we? Richmond Inno is a digital media, events and data company covering, connecting and catalyzing local innovation. We’re part of American Inno, a network of local innovation intelligence cultivating engaged startup, tech and entrepreneurial communities in 14 (and counting) markets across the...
    Apple CEO Tim Cook delivers the keynote address during the 2020 Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) at Steve Jobs Theater in Cupertino, California.Brooks Kraft/Apple Inc/Handout via Reuters Apple buys a lot of smaller companies, and doesn't talk about what it plans to do with them.  However, on Thursday, Apple CEO Tim Cook shed some light...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – In neighborhoods all over the Pittsburgh-area, restaurants are struggling or just plain giving up. However, in the midst of all of that – some are actually opening up for the first time. That makes you scratch your head, right? How could that possibly be? But, there it is, right...
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Malik B, a rapper and founding member of The Roots, has died. He was 47. The group announced the death of the Philadelphia-born emcee in a social media post Wednesday. The cause of death was not released. Malik B, whose real name is Malik Abdul Basit, was a major contributor to the...
    Governor Brian P. Kemp has announced that Purple Innovation, Inc. (“Purple”), the comfort technology company known for creating the Purple® Mattress, has selected Henry County for their third U.S. manufacturing facility. Purple plans to make a $21 million investment in this 520,000-square-foot facility,...
    SAN JOSE — Ahmad Thomas, an investment banker and former legislative aide in the U.S. Senate, has been picked as the new chief executive officer of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, the influential business group announced Thursday. Thomas, an African-American, takes over on Aug. 10 as the new top executive with the Silicon Valley Leadership...
    A local effort to improve health care for kids in the age of Covid-19 has identified a group of contenders doing just that. The “Make Your Medical Device Pitch for Kids!” competition, the National Capital Consortium for Pediatric Device Innovation’s initiative to find and fund coronavirus-related pediatric medical devices, has named its winners — spanning...
    After their disastrous defeat in 2016, DNC elites finally had an epiphany that they needed to engage the American working class again — or they realized the political expediency of paying lip service to pro-American economic policy. In either case, the “Buy American” plan released by Joe Biden’s campaign in early July is so close,...
    Difficult to replace SK Innovation due to shortage of VE battery supply and long development period required for VE Last year, the South Korean battery maker, LG Chem, sued the little rival SK Innovation for the alleged theft of trade secrets in the United States, seeking to ban SK from producing battery cells in...
    (Photo by Mark Brown/Getty Images) Even though fans can’t be in the stands this season, the MLB is making sure that players will still hear it when we boo from a distance. The Houston Astros may be the most universally hated franchise in all of sports, and they were about to get away with walking...
    Fernando PérezFOLLOW Updated: 07/19/2020 02: 53h Save The I + E Innovation Spain Foundation, an entity formed by long-distance multinationals in our country, recently presented a document, «Moving Spain towards an exciting decade», in which he dumped his recipes to strengthen our innovative system. Your president, Helena Herrero, believes that the teachings of the...
    Every year, our sister publication DC Inno introduces you to the D.C. region’s Inno on Fire: the people, companies, initiatives and organizations driving innovation across the local ecosystem. Today, we’re sharing the 2020 roster. This year’s honorees range in size, industry, age and stage. They’re all having their moments in different ways. They’re sizzling with...
    ROBOT dolphins that offer a cruelty-free way to interact with the super-smart mammals could be making their way to aquariums in China. The animatronic machines look just like real dolphins and can swim in tanks and even respond to questions with a nod of the head. 4Animatronic dolphins (pictured) may one day replace their live...
              Live from Music Row Monday morning on The Tennessee Star Report with Michael Patrick Leahy – broadcast on Nashville’s Talk Radio 98.3 and 1510 WLAC weekdays from 5:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. –  host Leahy welcomed the original all-star panelist Crom Carmichael to the studio. At the end of the third hour,...