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New Zealand urged to ‘be careful’ with P

New Zealanders are urged to exercise caution when discussing geopolitical issues with Pasifika whānau, a defense expert has said. The advice comes as those across the Pacific and abroad watch China’s growing influence in the region. There has also been a fierce debate about climate change, Covid-19 and the rising cost of living – mainly […]

We need a real Penn station plan, not a ...

“Our leaders seem blithely unaware that we have a one-of-a-kind opportunity within our grasp to create a hub worthy of New York, which many of us still consider ‘the greatest city in the world’.” Office of Governor Kathy Hochul The entrance to the LIRR at Penn Station CityViews are the opinions of readers, not those […]

Chen Shih-chung unveils campaign art

MEETING AND WELCOME: Two other top Taipei mayoral candidates, Chiang Wan-an and Vivian Huang, met at an agricultural event in Beitou City, where they harvested rice By Lee I-chia / Staff Reporter Former Minister of Health and Welfare Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) unveiled the central visual design of his campaign for the mayor of Taipei yesterday, […]

Milan Reflections: A Design Pilgrimage

For those who are unfamiliar, there are two parts to the design fair; there’s Salone del Mobile and then there’s Milan Design Week. Salone is the week-long furniture fair held in a huge exhibition center in Rho, on the outskirts of Milan. In this year’s landmark edition, the Salone filled 210,000 m2 with 2,175 exhibitors […]

New Electronics – “It’s always about peo

As Avnet Abacus celebrates 50 years in business, Neil Tyler talks with company president Rudy Van Parijs about the market challenges ahead. Avnet Abacus, a leading European distributor of interconnect, passive, electromechanical, power, energy storage, wireless and sensor products and a regional business unit of Avnet, celebrates its 50th anniversary of business since its inception […]

MECLABS offers a free digital marketing ...

Jacksonville, July 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Jacksonville, Florida — MECLABS, a research institute based in Jacksonville, Florida, is pleased to announce the launch of its free digital marketing course. The groundbreaking course was created by Dr. Flint McGlaughlin and represents the culmination of a 20-year research project – the aim of which is to […]

10 Best Classic Edutainment Video Games,...

The edutainment genre combines education with video games, but that wasn’t always the best fit. Many titles in the genre have been criticized for using poor gameplay and questionable education styles to teach facts of dubious origin. The NES has become a dumping ground for such games, especially in recent years when the 10NES authentication […]

Kenya’s SNDBX helps African startups sca

Last week, the internet was abuzz with another controversy involving Flutterwave. The startup was caught in a complicated situation where a compliance professional could have helped it. This is one of the gospels that SNDBX preaches in Kenya today. The company offers a one-stop-shop for every type of professional you can think of, from accounting, […]

The building blocks of RNA-based life ab...

Nitriles, a class of organic molecules with a cyano group, i.e. a carbon atom linked by an unsaturated triple bond to a nitrogen atom, are generally toxic. But paradoxically, they are also a key precursor of molecules essential to life, such as ribonucleotides, composed of nucleobases or “letters” A, U, C and G joined to […]

Transform Magazine: Principle Undertakes...

The global brand and implementation consultancy has built Temenos’ new brand positioning and identity around the concept of making it the “banking platform for everyone”, further underscoring the commitment of the company to propel a banking world in which there are opportunities for everyone. Principle’s extensive work covered everything from a logo makeover to a […]

ICO to reduce fines for public sector da...

The UK’s new Information Commissioner, John Edwards, has written to public sector bodies across the UK outlining a revised approach to how the Office of the Information Commissioner (ICO) works with the public sector and to inform them that for at least the next two years, the regulator will reduce the number of fines. […]

Teach Safety Mindset Shift-Left

A key approach to moving security to the left is to move perimeter-focused security solutions down the stack by placing them in front of services and other infrastructure components, such as containers and orchestration systems. containers or API management systems and gateways. While this allows for more granular security, it’s not a free lunch for […]

Reimagining a New York City landmark for...

In April 1952, the architectural firm Skidmore, Owings and Merrill unveiled its brand new office building in Midtown New York to onlookers, business leaders and the fanfare of the press. “It’s something surprisingly new”, New York Times wrote on opening day. Built as the new headquarters for soap company Lever Brothers, it brought a facade […]

INDEX G220 Turn-Milling Center – Today’s

INDEX announced the release of the next generation of its G220 turn-mill center. Incorporating design principles introduced via the larger G320, G420 and G520 machines, the new G220 offers great flexibility to produce small to medium sized complex parts in a single setup. The G-Series design concept begins with a rigid, vibration-damping machine bed in […]

ENGINE in the US, Europe and Australia i...

Under its new corporate entity, Big Village brings together advertising technology, ideas and media under one roof to solve the industry’s biggest problems and move advertising into a new era. NEW YORKJune 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — ENGINE, a global advertising, technology and data company, today announced its new brand name, Big Village ( in the […]

Launch of PyTorch Lightning Creator, Lig...

Patent-pending platform unifies the entire AI/ML development and infrastructure lifecycle Lightning AI showcases new platform at its inaugural Lightning DevCon in New York Founder William Falcon Open-Source PyTorch Lightning in 2019, one of the fastest growing open-source AI projects with over 4 million downloads per month NEW YORK, June 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DEVCON […]

Be attentive for this life and those tha...

Established in 2002, Bluescope has built a solid reputation in Australia and around the world. Supplier of steel materials, products, systems and technologies, the brand has grown rapidly in 20 years to become one of the main suppliers of steel on an international scale. Throughout its lifetime, Bluescope has had an unwavering commitment to environmental […]

Alone in the crowd – guide for city dwel

In two years of continuous closures, many urban Australians have quickly learned how easy it is to feel alone in a crowd. Around one in 10 Australians live in apartments and nearly half of Sydney’s homes are in buildings with four or more stories. But living in high-density turmoil can make people who lack social […]

Hydro Flask presents spring colors and p...

Hydro Flask, the maker of insulated, high-performance stainless steel flasks and flex products, and a Helen of Troy company, is introducing new colors to its Spring 2023 lineup at the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market. In addition to new colors, the collection also features an expanded outdoor kitchen collection and the Flex Chug Cap accessory. “Our […]

Ralph Lauren sees “timeless designs” as

To become a Vogue Business Member and receive the Sustainability Edit newsletter, Click here. Ralph Lauren takes circularity seriously. To get there, the American brand plans to build better products that last longer and pilot new “recirculation” programs to keep them alive, from resale and repair to recycling and rental. The new strategy, Live On, […]

“We can bring a revolution in the way wa

Hansgrohe introduced interactive designs to reinvent luxury kitchen and bathroom spaces. Gaurav Malhotra, MD, Hansgrohe India, interviews Vaishali Dar on the innovative, futuristic and post-pandemic business market. What overarching practices and designs have you introduced to reinvent luxury kitchens and bathrooms in India? Kitchens and bathrooms are among today’s most intimate living spaces – a […]

HDFC partners with Accenture to digitall...

Mortgage financier HDFC Ltd has partnered with Accenture to digitally transform its lending business. The collaboration, which leverages cloud-native applications, machine learning, automation and advanced analytics, is expected to revamp HDFC’s customer experience and business processes to deliver greater operational agility and efficiency. and drive business growth. Renu Sud Karnad, Managing Director of HDFC Ltd., […]

Junette Alexander – a wish to make the f

Junette Alexander’s life is guided by her desire to become a visual arts teacher. Alexander, originally from Saint Lucia, traveled to Jamaica from his hometown of Morne Dudon to study fine art, as teacher training in this field is not offered in Saint Lucia. Alexander said that as a young girl she always found solace […]

Framework’s self-serviceable laptop gets

There can be a certain irony in upgrading a laptop designed around the principles of user repairability/upgradability. Although certainly Frame don’t expect too many people who bought last year’s model to replace their system with the latest and greatest. The company claims that the updates in this series are mostly based on feedback from users […]

Letters to the Sun, May 14, 2022

Breadcrumb Links Opinion Letters There will never be enough density, no city in the world can win this particular race. Publication date : May 13, 2022 • 11 minutes ago • 3 minute read • Join the conversation Vancouver is worth fighting for, writes Lothar Wiwjorra, a retired urban designer. Photo by Francis Georgian /PNG […]

News | About the College | College of ...

Written by Karen L. Bystrom John C. Bean, PhD, Emeritus Professor of English, and June Johnson, Associate Professor of English, recently provided a two-month series of Zoom consultations to a team of five professors at Westminster International University in Tashkent (WIUT), in Uzbekistan. The team’s goal was to create a new undergraduate course focused on […]

Corporate Advisory Update – April 2022

In this edition of Gilbert + Tobin’s Corporate Advice Update, we focus on key legal developments from the past month that are particularly relevant to corporate lawyers. ASX consults on listing rules updates that will impact IPOs and secondary raises ASX issued a consultation document seeking comments on a series of proposed listing rule changes […]

The Easy Choices of Taxing the Rich

Damien Grant is an Auckland business owner, member of the Taxpayers Union and regular opinion contributor for Stuff, writing from a libertarian perspective. OPINION: Taxation is back. It’s not a sexy back, but it’s back. David Parker wants to pass a tax principles law and Chloe Swarbrick wants to tax the equity in Grandma’s house. […]

What is missing from the agile approach

I’ve been in the business coaching business for a few decades, but only recently got into the research business. Management ideas are good ideas, but they are just that. If you want to prove what actually drives financial results — and if you care about improving the lives of employees who drive those results — […]

Digital Content and Community Manager

Next Stage was founded in 2014 to work “at the heart of social good”. The Enterprise is a social enterprise that partners with nonprofit and corporate changemakers to design and implement strategies that build strong organizations and fuel community change. To learn more about our work, please visit The Opportunity:Next Stage has accomplished a […]

TRSDC and AMAALA are game changers in su...

LONDON: Sami Khoreibi is a seasoned entrepreneur and investor in sustainable technologies. Recognized by MIT Technology Review as one of the “Top 5 (Arab) Innovators Under 35”, Khoreibi is the Founder and CEO of Incubayt Investments, a Dubai-based fund that supports entrepreneurs through access to capital , management and marketing information. A native of Toronto, […]

What you need to scale AppSec

Security is a dilemma for many leaders. On the one hand, it is widely recognized as an essential characteristic. On the other hand, it does not stimulate business. Of course, as we mature, security can become a business enabler. But the roadmap is unclear. With the rise of Agile practices, DevOps, and the cloud, development […]

sustainable: factories must become susta...

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), in its latest press release, said a global goal of net zero emissions by 2050 is the minimum requirement to limit the increase in temperature within 1.5 degrees Celsius. One of the biggest contributors to global emissions is building operations, which accounts for about 28%, and construction-related industries […]

5G edge user plane: key conditions for s...

Over the past few years, most of the conversations I’ve had with customers regarding user plans have focused on a few topics: how different features are used to support new use cases and high-level schemas. availability to secure service and maximize competitive price capacity per Gbit/s. Total cost of ownership (TCO) is also a constant […]

“Ease of doing business shouldn’t mean r

FE conversations with Mukund Rajan on the ESG imperative – The session with Krishna Prasad Chigurupati from Granules India At a time when many countries around the world are facing an unprecedented energy crisis triggered in large part by the war in Ukraine, the case for a renewed approach to resource efficiency may seem more […]

First-year engineers compete in a robot ...

The final four teams compete in the final round of the knockout tournament at the Fundamentals of Engineering for Honors annual robot competition. Credit: Courtesy of Bridgette Wadge More than 220 first-year engineering students gathered at PRPP on Saturday to design, build and program robots to perform specific tasks. At the 26th annual Fundamentals of […]

Need for resilience | The star

Universities must prepare students for survival One of the most important roles of higher education institutions is to prepare students for their future careers. It was General Maxwell Thurman of the United States Army War College who, in the early 1990s, first coined the acronym VUCA – volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous – to characterize […]

One Architect’s Mission to Bring DeafSpa

Richard Dougherty grew up in a house with a rectangular dining table, pocket windows and small rooms. Built over 200 years ago, this Irish Georgian house once served as a parsonage. It was dark, damp and cold, which “made it particularly difficult for me, as someone who depends on clear eye contact, lip reading and […]

Billionaires won’t save Twitter | PCMag

Not content with being one of Twitter’s most notorious users, one with posts so bad he was fined by the SEC, billionaire Elon Musk is now a member of the board of directors of Twitter and promises big changes ahead for the company. Whatever Musk’s vision is, it won’t matter because neither he nor any […]

In search of elegance

The pandemic has laid bare the crying need for elegance in business. I’m not talking about the kind of elegance shown by Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers dancing in formal wear, but elegance in the best of software engineering, computer programming, industrial design and experience customer. Elegant solutions solve tough problems – customer service centers […]

Sectional living room ideas: 10 stylish ...

Sectional living room ideas are a favorite solution for space seating. Comfortable, spacious and versatile, a sectional also makes a fabulous focal point for the room. Of course, the right sectional style is key to bringing your living room sofa ideas to fruition, and placement in the room is also crucial, whether it’s a large […]

Compass Diversified Announces First Quar...

WESTPORT, Conn., April 01, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Compass Diversified (NYSE: CODI) (“CODI” or the Company), owner of leading middle-market companies, today announced that its board of directors (the “Board”) has declared a quarterly cash distribution of $0.25 per share on common shares of the Company (the “Common Shares”). The distribution for the three months […]

Frank Lloyd Wright Inspired Home in Blac...

An ambitious and visionary couple have reclaimed a substantial Frank Lloyd Wright-inspired home that nearly succumbed to abandonment and the very forces of nature that surround it. For several years, Dorri Steinhoff and Joe Kuspan have been fully invested in restoring a ravine house in Blacklick that narrowly escaped demolition. Once on Columbus Landmark’s Most […]

The Design Council invites the public to...

Citizens across Britain will be able to engage first-hand with new plans for small and medium stations via virtual reality pop-ups in May. The Design Council and Network Rail are rolling out the next part of a plan to redesign national stations by inviting the public to experience the proposed designs in virtual reality. There […]

Legal notice of March 22, 2022

The City of Troy, Montana is seeking proposals from qualified skate park engineering, architects and construction firms to design and construct additional facilities for the current skate park located in Roosevelt Park, Troy Montana. The purpose of this Request for Proposals (RFP) is to solicit competitive bids from qualified suppliers for professional design/build services for […]

Star Tech: Eplane boost for aerial urban...

Pioneering project seeks to eliminate inefficiencies in freight and passenger transportation Photos KT/Neeraj Murali Published: Sat 19 Mar 2022, 11:22 PM Professor Satya Chakravarthy, Co-Founder and Chief Technical Officer (CTO), The ePlane Company, embodies the three sub-themes of Expo 2020 Dubai – mobility, sustainability and opportunity. The company ePlane, which aims to build electric planes […]

AT’s Coronal Rebuke – Greater Auckland

Earlier this week Highlighted things a damning coroner’s report of Auckland Transport’s limp response in repairing an intersection which resulted in the death of a man. Four years after an elderly man was run over in his wheelchair, Auckland Transport has yet to make changes to the crossing, a coroner said was the main factor […]

Plan your design training strategy

Plan your design training strategy There are (finally) young people joining the PCB design and engineering community. We are happy to see their youthful faces at trade shows and conferences. But if you’re a fresh graduate working your first “real” job, you might be wondering: how do I set up an education and training plan […]

Fury over Lambeth’s refusal to consider

Last Thursday there was standing room only in a packed Lambeth Walk, where locals expressed their fury at Lambeth’s plans to destroy daylight in council houses and eclipse Lambeth Walk Green by building two private housing towers. The 11-storey towers are part of a planning application by Homes for Lambeth (‘HfL’) to replace 42 gated […]

Middle East police search phones of LGBT...

WhatsApp, Grindr and Facebook were once a place where gay, bisexual and trans Arabs could find freedom. Now their digital footprints could land them behind bars By Maya Gebeily and Avi Asher-Schapiro BEIRUT/LOS ANGELES, March 7 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) — Before leaving home in the morning, Omar carefully uninstalls the apps on his phone one […]

ASU Researchers Make an Impact at Virtua...

March 4, 2022 As the global SARS-CoV2 pandemic now enters its third year, science has remained at the forefront of public awareness and importance. But despite the omicron variant forcing a move to a virtual environment, Arizona State University researchers were again in the spotlight at the world’s largest scientific gathering: the annual conference of […]

Air passenger numbers will recover in 20...

The outlook for the number of domestic travelers is slightly more pessimistic than in November. While the US and Russian domestic markets have recovered, the same is not true for the other major domestic markets of China, Canada, Japan and Australia. Not all markets or market sectors recover at the same rate. The outlook for […]

Hacking poses risks to artificial intell...

In the rush to implement national security use cases for artificial intelligence and machine learning, policymakers must ensure they weigh the risks properly, say experts in the field. Like all software, artificial intelligence (AI)/machine learning (ML) is vulnerable to hacking. But because of the way it must be trained, AI/ML is even more sensitive than […]

The Abilene YMCA is set to complete $5.6...

The end is nearly in sight for a two-year, $5.6 million renovation and expansion project at the YMCA of Abilene in Redbud Park. “Part of that was much-needed maintenance – upgrading air conditioning units and sewers and that kind of practical stuff,” CEO David Hendricks said of the major renovations to the facility built in […]

Modern hutong house designed for sustain...

Beijing modern hutong house is designed according to Passivhaus principles Shiyuan by Days in Yard Studio is a contemporary redesign of the hutong home in Beijing that makes the most of Passivhaus’ sustainability principles This modern hutong house design in the heart of Beijing sits between two ancient temple clusters – the Northeast Watchtower of […]

Emirates Team NZ wants to set a new spee...

America’s Cup: Emirates Team NZ wants to set a new speed record at over 100 knots by Hamish Hooper/ETNZ media Feb 19 11:32 PST February 20, 2022 Emirates Team New Zealand wind-powered world land speed record design and planning © Emirates Team New Zealand Emirates Team New Zealand, four-time America’s Cup champions, has announced […]

The Emerging Market for Net Offsite Biod...

Summary An ambitious new market for biodiversity units is being created to support the Environment Act 2021 requirement for new developments to achieve a net gain in biodiversity. However, things are still in their infancy and there is still a lot to be “fleshed out”. The Environment Act 2021 introduces new provisions into the Planning […]

From student tutor to associate professo...

For most academics who are in the clutches of a PhD, applying for a new job is simply out of the question. And who can blame them? They spend late nights immersed in their research project while trying to successfully wrap up the grueling journey, which is often their only goal. For Associate Professor Shannon […]

Automated driving must be operational in...

Tesla CEO Elon Musk gestures during the delivery ceremony of Tesla’s China-made Model 3 in Shanghai. – … [+] Tesla CEO Elon Musk presented the first batch of made-in-China cars to ordinary buyers on January 7, 2020, a milestone for the company’s new “giga-factory” in Shanghai, but which comes as sales slow down in the […]

Tally Code Brewers Hackathon winner reco...

The ever-changing landscape of hackathons has rapidly advanced the Indian IT industry and helped organizations identify and recognize budding engineers and tech enthusiasts, like me, while creating a platform for learning. While I participated in a few hackathons organized in my college, this was my first chance to participate in a challenge, organized by an […]

Will he remember you with respect?

He will be remembered as a general who focused on maintaining the security and territorial integrity of the nation and also looked after the welfare of his troops and the civilian population in this area of ​​responsibility. Lieutenant General Yogesh Kumar Joshi, PVSM, UYSM, AVSM, VrC, SM, ADC, Army Commander of the prestigious Indian Army […]

Using design thinking to modernize geosp...

The importance of geospatial technologies is enormous and directly impacts millions of lives every day. It refers to referenced data from planet Earth, helping users in analysis, modeling, simulations and visualization. Technically, geospatial technologies enable the creation of intelligent maps and models that facilitate geographic surveys, policy-based research or spatial models. In a utilitarian sense, […]

SAFE Framework – A Guide to Scaling Agil

Large organizations tend to move slowly and securely compared to their agile counterparts. The reasoning behind this can be traced back to the cultural challenges associated with being a larger incumbent, as well as process and policy barriers. However, the growth and revenue generated by the agility that a startup enjoys does not go unnoticed […]

The cathedral is an ambitious memory of ...

What is the fabric of our education? The memories we will reflect on after these years are often not what we can hold on to in a moment filtered and refracted through a thousand other experiences. After his first one-hour feature film Notes on an appearance, the Bressonian style of Ricky D’Ambrose continues with Cathedral, […]

Ryan Moloney, Toadie: Neighbors actor li...

It’s a far cry from Ramsay St – that’s how the man famous for playing Toadie enjoys life on the outskirts of Melbourne Australian TV icon Ryan Moloney, who plays Jarrod “Toadfish” Rebecchi on Neighbors, has listed his luxurious Mornington Peninsula acreage with prize hopes of $7.5-8million. The actor and his wife Alison are selling […]

Physics-based engineering and the “black

Through Mary Beth Gallagher, MIT Department of Mechanical Engineering January 16, 2022 In MIT 2.C161, George Barbastat This shows how mechanical engineers can use their knowledge of physical systems to control algorithms and develop more accurate predictions. Machine learning algorithms are often referred to as “black box”. Once data is placed in an algorithm, it […]

“Dream In Digital” Goes Online With Its

“Dream in Digital” provides premium web and graphic design services at competitive rates. Businesses thrive on a professionally designed website created by a team of seasoned professionals. Kitchener, Ontario, Canada – January 10, 2022 – Founder Irene Pan kicks off the new year with the launch of her boutique web development agency There is […]

Exciting times for robotics | Professio...

Gabriel Aguiar Noury, robotics product manager at software company Canonical, explains how robotics companies can ensure safety is a top priority. It is an exciting time for the robotics industry as more and more companies begin to appreciate the business value and the positive impact on sustainability that robots can bring to their businesses. For […]