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CNL Recognized for Environmental Excellence by Wildlife Habitat Council

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CHALK RIVER, Ontario, April 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), Canada’s premier nuclear science and technology organization, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded Gold Certification by the Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC) for its Chalk River Laboratories campus, a designation that recognizes the company’s commitment to environmental stewardship in the Read More

Billboards in the sky, is it real? Space ads will be ‘so popular people would hate them’

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It may seem more like the plot of a dystopic sci-fi epic than a modern advertising technique but ads in space are a real possibility, analysts tell RT, warning of more sophisticated questions The stars in the night sky will very soon be outshone by the glare of billboards – and in the not-too-distant future. Read More

Billboards in the sky, is it real? Russian firm to project Blade Runner-style ads from outer space

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It may seem more like the plot of a dystopic sci-fi epic than a modern advertising technique but giant ads in space are a very real possibility, as a Russian firm has unveiled plans to install orbital billboards in the night sky. The stars in the night sky will very soon be outshone by the Read More

ABB upgrades switch fuse disconnector range with new Slimline XR Gold

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4/18/2019 Photo: ABB Slimline XR Gold. ZURICH — ABB has upgraded its market-leading range of Slimline XR low-voltage switch fuse disconnectors, reducing power losses by up to 35% and increasing potential space savings. A host of technical advances and design improvements make the Slimline XR range smart, with higher-performance and suitability for even more demanding Read More

Explainer: Betting on the past? Europe decides on connected car standards

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FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The European Commission’s push to implement a Wi-Fi standard for connected cars has won the support of lawmakers in a victory for Germany’s Volkswagen, although competitor BMW and other backers of a rival technology still hope to overturn the decision. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Volkswagen in Berlin, Germany February 27, 2019. Read More

Amazon to crunch data for Chilean stargazers amid Latam push

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SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Amazon Web Services, a unit of Amazon.com Inc, said it will help astronomers in Chile crunch huge troves of data using its cloud computing services, a symbolically important step for the retail-to-entertainment giant as it looks to expand in Latin America. FILE PHOTO: The logo of the web service Amazon is pictured Read More

Enphase Energy Service Program for Early Adopters Reaches Milestone and Expands

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FREMONT, Calif., April 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Enphase Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:ENPH), a global energy technology company and the world’s leading supplier of solar microinverters, today announced that over 2,500 homeowners have joined the Enphase Upgrade Program, a service program that gives homeowners several options for upgrading to the latest, more efficient and reliable microinverters Read More

EU countries back copyright reform targeting Google, Facebook

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FILE PHOTO: A 3D plastic representation of the Facebook logo is seen in front of displayed cables in this illustration in Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina May 13, 2015. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/File Photo BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union’s bid to overhaul its two-decade old copyright rules cleared its final hurdle on Monday as EU governments backed Read More

Facebook wants to install a massive fiber optic cable around Africa

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Facebook has dominated the tech news for months with a variety of privacy issues, from hacked accounts to user data stolen to Russian bots spying on us. But now the social media giant is making headlines for a different reason. Facebook officials say they want to install a massive underwater fiber optic cable, just not Read More