‘Investing in ourselves:’ President Biden hails infrastructure law in Kansas City speech

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The Kansas City Star

President Joe Biden, visiting Kansas City topromote a coming wave of new federal spending on highways, bridges and other priorities, said now is the time for action to fix the nation’s aging infrastructure. Biden spoke Wednesday at the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority, where he singled out the city’s switch early last year to a “zero fare” transit system and its introduction of electric buses into its fleet. The remarks took place on the same day Biden ordered the federal government to become carbon neutral by 2050 as the World fights climate change. “No more talking. Just action,” Bi… Read More “‘Investing in ourselves:’ President Biden hails infrastructure law in Kansas City speech”

Immortals secures crypto partnership with Fetch.ai

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Esports Insider

North American esports organisation Immortals has announced a partnership with artificial intelligence company Fetch.ai. As part of the year-long agreement, both entities will collaborate on a influencer campaign called ‘Team Fetch.ai’. RELATED: Immortals relocates operations to Great Lakes region The influencer team will include Immortals’ Wild Rift player GosuHoon, VALORANT content creator Sheila ‘Pterodactylsftw’ Weidman, as well as Queens Gaming Collective streamers and content creators AvaGG and Demisux. The members of the new influencer team will serve as brand ambassadors for Fetch.ai a… Read More “Immortals secures crypto partnership with Fetch.ai”

Tyme raises $180 million from Tencent, CDC

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Philippine Star

Lawrence Agcaoili – The Philippine Star December 9, 2021 | 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Tyme, a Singapore-based digital banking company, has secured investments from Tencent and CDC to complete its $180 million fund raising activity to bankroll the company’s digital bank partnership with the Gokongwei Group in the Philippines. Aside from funding GOTyme, which secured a digital banking license from the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), proceeds of the fund raising activity will be used to fund and grow TymeBank in South Africa. The first part of Tyme’s Series B raise concluded earlier this ye… Read More “Tyme raises $180 million from Tencent, CDC”

Chula Vista Eye Doctor Invents App for the Color Blind

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San Diego Jewish World

By Donald H. Harrison Donald H. Harrison Robert Penner, M.D. SAN DIEGO – Dr. Robert Penner, 91, has done a lot of things in his life. He was an ophthalmologist with a private practice in Chula Vista; a colonel in the Army Reserve; president of the San Diego County Medical Society and of the San Diego County Eye Bank; and chairman of the San Diego Port Commission, among other distinctions. While he was in medical practice, he closely guarded a secret about himself. He was color blind. “The best example I can happened years ago when I went into the PX (Army base exchange) and I got this gorgeous… Read More “Chula Vista Eye Doctor Invents App for the Color Blind”

Charlie Munger’s Speech; Doug Kass On Cryptocurrencies

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ValueWalk

Whitney Tilson’s email to investors discussing Charlie Munger’s speech on Friday; Doug Kass on cryptocurrencies; his take on cryptos. Q3 2021 hedge fund letters, conferences and more Charlie Munger’s Speech On Friday1) At age 97, investing legend Charlie Munger doesn’t do much public speaking anymore. When he does, I always pay attention because I think he’s not only one of the World’s greatest investors but also thinkers/philosophers. One of the highest honors of my life was being a contributor to the definitive book about him, Poor Charlie’s Almanack: The Wit and Wisdom of Charles T. Munger…. Read More “Charlie Munger’s Speech; Doug Kass On Cryptocurrencies”

A Guide To Professional Budget Management

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ValueWalk

Professional Budget Management from Beginning to End Effective budget management is necessary for your business to keep operating successfully year after year. Q3 2021 hedge fund letters, conferences and more Budgeting ensures that your sales cover your costs and that resources are effectively utilized to meet strategic goals. Companies need funds for standard business operations such as incorporating a new business as well as for projects to improve products or services — all of which need to be budgeted for. Over 50% of projects run over budget, which significantly impacts their ability to d… Read More “A Guide To Professional Budget Management”

These were the most mispronounced words of 2021

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NJ.com

A new survey from the U.S. Captioning Company compiled a list of the most mispronounced words of 2021, including singer Billie Eilish’s last name, the latest COVID variant called “Omicron” and the slang term “cheugy.” The company, which provides subtitles for live events on television and in courtrooms, used the survey that was released Tuesday to identify which words and names were the trickiest for newscasters and other people on television to pronounce in 2021. The company said it surveyed its members to create its list and commissioned the survey through the language-learning platform Babb… Read More “These were the most mispronounced words of 2021”

Atlantic Health System acquires controlling interest in N.J. hospital, plans $135M investment

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NJ.com

CentraState Healthcare System in Freehold, one of last independent hospitals in New Jersey, signed a deal Wednesday to join Atlantic Health System, a Morristown-based chain that has pledged to spend $135 million on technology and expanding the roster of physicians. State Superior Court Judge Joseph P. Quinn in Monmouth County approved transaction on Nov. 18, the final step in a review by state and federal regulators to insure the merger will benefit the public and will not create a monopoly or barriers to care. The CEOs of the respective institutions first announced plans to join forces in Oct… Read More “Atlantic Health System acquires controlling interest in N.J. hospital, plans $135M investment”

The AI that could help prevent accidents between self-driving cars and cyclists

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Relaxnews

Argo AI, a startup specializing in the development of autonomous driving systems, is working on creating an artificial intelligence system specially designed to avoid collisions with cyclists. To achieve this, it will have to learn all the behaviors of these often unpredictable road users. As part of its autonomous driving research, Argo AI has released a set of technical guidelines it is using to ensure that its autonomous cars can operate safely for cyclists. The guidelines were developed with the League of American Bicyclists (LAB), a bicycle advocacy organization, and are intended to serve… Read More “The AI that could help prevent accidents between self-driving cars and cyclists”

Voice Restoration Devices Market Growth Factors to Shows Highlight of Industry?

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Newstrail

Global Voice Restoration Devices Market report provides important information regarding the total valuation that this industry holds presently and it also lists the segmentation of the market along with the growth opportunities present across this business vertical. Get a sample Copy of the report – This Report Focuses on the Voice Restoration Devices Market manufacturers, to study the sales, value, market share and development plans in the future. It is Define, describe and forecast the Voice Restoration Devices Market by type, application, and region to Study the global and key regions marke… Read More “Voice Restoration Devices Market Growth Factors to Shows Highlight of Industry?”