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NJ Biz
See drones fly, learn more about them at NJTC conferenceNJ Tech Council announced that it is hosting the DroneBots Works Conference at
See drones fly, learn more about them at NJTC conference
NJ Biz / Posted 7 hours ago
NJ Tech Council announced that it is hosting the DroneBots Works Conference at the former Bell Labs facility in Holmdel on Thursday, Sept. 17. The drones and bots will be flying and roaming throughout the 1.6 million-square-foot space, which is... Read more
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PhysOrg
Quantum computing will bring immense processing possibilitiesD-Wave The one thing everyone knows about quantum mechanics is its legendary we
Quantum computing will bring immense processing possibilities
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
D-Wave The one thing everyone knows about quantum mechanics is its legendary weirdness, in which the basic tenets of the world it describes seem alien to the world we live in. Superposition, where things can be in two states simultaneously, a switch... Read more
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CNET
Top chips exec Weili Dai sees 'hopeful' future for women in tech (Q&A)There are very few women in the technology industry who have reached Weili Dai'
Top chips exec Weili Dai sees 'hopeful' future for women in tech (Q&A)
CNET / Posted 5 days ago
There are very few women in the technology industry who have reached Weili Dai's level of success, but she expects that to change soon. Dai, president and co-founder of chipmaker Marvell Technology Group, immigrated to the US from China in 1979 when... Read more
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Morningstar
Google’s Alphabet Reorg: Can the Whole Live Up to One of its Parts?Google's move to restructure itself under a new holding company named Alphabet
Google’s Alphabet Reorg: Can the Whole Live Up to One of its Parts?
Morningstar / Posted 12 days ago
Google's move to restructure itself under a new holding company named Alphabet will help protect its core brand, gives greater independence for its riskier investments--such as driverless cars or human longevity--and also brings greater... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
Why the R&D rules have changed and why it matters for companies and investorsTo build your own NBR Radio playlist and enjoy instant on-demand access to any
Why the R&D rules have changed and why it matters for companies and investors
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 13 days ago
To build your own NBR Radio playlist and enjoy instant on-demand access to any audio, sign up for our FREE smartphone-only subscription to NBR ONLINE. Henry Ford once famously said, "If I'd have asked my customers what they wanted, they would have... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Laser proves its worth in our everyday livesLong predicted by science fiction authors, the development of the laser has spa
Laser proves its worth in our everyday lives
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 14 days ago
Long predicted by science fiction authors, the development of the laser has spawned one of the most useful inventions in our society. Only exceeded by the invention of the internal combustion engine and the computer, the laser can be found almost... Read more
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Daily Herald
Theater events: 'Peter and the Starcatcher' makes regional premiere at Drury LaneComedySportz, the long-running interactive improv ensemble, begins a summer res
Theater events: 'Peter and the Starcatcher' makes regional premiere at Drury Lane
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
ComedySportz, the long-running interactive improv ensemble, begins a summer residency this weekend at the Leela Arts Center in Des Plaines. Performances begin at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21, and continue Friday and Saturday through Sept. 12 at 620 Lee... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Short-Termism MythIn recent years, it’s become a commonplace that American companies are too obse
The Short-Termism Myth
The New Yorker / Posted 15 days ago
In recent years, it’s become a commonplace that American companies are too obsessed with the short term. In the heyday of Bell Labs and Xerox PARC, the argument goes, corporations had long time horizons and invested heavily in the future. But now... Read more
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Quartz
Don’t believe those who tell you American innovation is losing its way - Quartz Hand-wringing There’s an economic meme going around, and it’s a sca
Don’t believe those who tell you American innovation is losing its way
Quartz / Posted 16 days ago
- Quartz Hand-wringing There’s an economic meme going around, and it’s a scary one: American firms aren’t... Read more
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The Atlantic
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