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Sick of human politicians? 25% of Europeans would prefer AI government

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More than a quarter of Europeans would rather have their countries’ important political decisions made by artificial intelligence than their elected and unelected human officials, according to a surprising new survey. Fully one in four Europeans said they were “somewhat or totally in favor of letting an artificial intelligence make important decisions about the running Read More

Advanced Emissions Solutions Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results

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Full-Year Refined Coal Distributions in-line with Expectations and Royalties Higher; Acquisition and Integration of Carbon Solutions to form Power Generation & Industrials Segment HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo., March 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Advanced Emissions Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADES) (the “Company” or “ADES”) today filed its Annual Report on Form 10-K and reported financial results for Read More

Freehold Royalties Ltd. Announces Changes to Executive Team

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CALGARY, Alberta, March 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Freehold Royalties Ltd. (TSX: FRU) (“Freehold” or the “Company”) announces changes to its executive management team effective today, including the resignation of Darren Gunderson, Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer and the appointment of Alan Withey as Interim Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Gunderson has Read More

Emma Haruka Iwao smashes pi world record with Google help

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The value of the number pi has been calculated to a new world record length of 31 trillion digits, far past the previous record of 22 trillion. Emma Haruka Iwao, a Google employee from Japan, found the new digits with the help of the company’s cloud computing service. Pi is the number you get when Read More

U.S. Well Services and Shell Finalize Long-Term Electric Frac Contract

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HOUSTON, March 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — U.S. Well Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: USWS) today announced that it has executed a long-term electric frac fleet contract of up to four years with all options exercised with SWEPI LP, a subsidiary of Shell. Under the terms of the agreement, USWS will begin operations in the first quarter Read More

Alibaba invests $693 million for stake in Chinese courier STO Express

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Alibaba Group Holding Ltd will take a 14 percent stake in STO Express Co Ltd through a $693 million deal, the e-commerce giant’s fourth significant investment in a Chinese courier company. The logo of Alibaba Group is seen inside DingTalk office, an offshoot of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, Read More

Shawcor Ltd. Announces Fourth Quarter 2018 Results

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Fourth quarter 2018 revenue was $354 million, an increase of 1% from the $351 million reported in the third quarter of 2018 and 17% lower than the $427 million reported in the fourth quarter of 2017. Adjusted EBITDA1 in the fourth quarter of 2018 was $24 million, a decrease of 37% from the $38 million Read More

Formula One bosses criticised over Bahrain protester

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By Martha Kelner, sports correspondent Formula One bosses have been accused of turning a “blind eye” to the plight of a woman jailed after protesting against the Bahrain Grand Prix. Najah Yousef is a Bahraini woman imprisoned for three years after protesting against the 2017 race and claims she was beaten and sexually abused while Read More

Volkswagen signs e-vehicle startup as first partner for production platform

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FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Volkswagen has signed German start-up e.GO Mobile as the first external partner for its modular platform for electric vehicles (EV), as it seeks to simplify production across a variety of models. A Volkswagen logo is pictured in a production line at the Volkswagen plant in Wolfsburg, Germany March 1, 2019. Picture taken Read More