Mishcon de Reya bolsters legal tech offering with Taylor Vinters merger

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By Louis Goss London law firm Mishcon de Reya has completed its merger with Taylor Vinters, after first striking a deal with the tech and innovation specialist in September 2021. The ‘Silver Circle’ law firm’s merger with Taylor Vinters will see more than 200 of the law firm’s staff join Mishcon de Reya’s 1,200 strong team – including 145 lawyers and 60 operational staff. The merger sits in line with Mishcon’s plans to cash in on the UK’s “innovation economy” by capturing a larger share of the market providing services to the global tech, media, and life sciences sectors. In a statement, Mishc… Read More “Mishcon de Reya bolsters legal tech offering with Taylor Vinters merger”

These 3 Tech Stocks Are In For A Happier New Year

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The information technology sector of the S&P 500 declined -28% in 2022.Lam Research is a behind-the-scenes tech company that will power the digital economy for years.Qualcomm stock screams value at less than 10x earnings — and a $3.00 annual dividend to boot.Fortinet is a cybersecurity leader and has topped Wall Street earnings estimates every quarter over the last five years.5 stocks we like better than Lam ResearchIn what was a forgettable 2022 for the S&P 500, the information technology sector declined -28%, on par with REITs for the year’s worst economic group. A surge in interest rates, 4… Read More “These 3 Tech Stocks Are In For A Happier New Year”

Fears of cheating prompt Ofqual to ‘look into’ use of AI chatbot ChatGPT

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By Azania Patel Ofqual admitted looking at providing guidance to teachers over student use of the controversial AI writing tool ChatGPT. The examination and qualification regulation body said it was responding to concerns that students were using the AI chatbot to write essays. Teachers who reviewed three ChatGPT answers on English language, English literature and history said that the scores would be between a pass and a grade six at GCSE level, according to the Telegraph. Ofqual which regulates exams and provides teachers with training, is facing growing concerns about generative AI and chat… Read More “Fears of cheating prompt Ofqual to ‘look into’ use of AI chatbot ChatGPT”

Barracks blast leaves 63 Russians dead as pressure on Putin grows over war in Ukraine

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By Andy Silvester A blast which killed 63 Russians in a temporary barracks has once again ignited anger at home – with nationalist bloggers putting pressure on Kremlin top brass and Vladimir Putin Russia acknowledged on Monday that scores of its troops were killed in one of the Ukraine war’s deadliest strikes, drawing demands from Russian nationalist bloggers for commanders to be punished for housing soldiers alongside an ammunition dump. Russia’s defence ministry said 63 soldiers had died in the fiery blast which destroyed a temporary barracks in a former vocational college in Makiivka, twin … Read More “Barracks blast leaves 63 Russians dead as pressure on Putin grows over war in Ukraine”

Bills’ Damar Hamlin Hospitalized, In Critical Condition After Monday Night Football Incident

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Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin is reportedly in critical condition at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center after collapsing on the field during the team’s Monday Night Football game against the Bengals. Play did not resume after the incident and the game was later postponed. Hamlin collapsed after a play in the first quarter, when the safety brought down Bengals wide receiver Tee Higgins, who was running at full speed and appeared to hit him in the chest and head. Hamlin got up and took a few steps before going limp and falling back to the ground. Medical personnel on the sidelines r… Read More “Bills’ Damar Hamlin Hospitalized, In Critical Condition After Monday Night Football Incident”

AI infused everything on show at CES gadget extravaganza

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By ROBYN BECK / AFP The latest leaps in artificial intelligence in everything from cars, robots to appliances will be on full display at the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) opening Thursday in Las Vegas. The latest leaps in artificial intelligence in everything from cars, robots to appliances will be on full display at the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) opening Thursday in Las Vegas. Forced by the pandemic to go virtual in 2021 and hybrid last year, tens of thousands of show-goers are hoping for a return to packed halls and rapid-fire deal-making that were long the hallmark of t… Read More “AI infused everything on show at CES gadget extravaganza”

Pocket-Sized Breath Analyzer Detects COVID-19, RSV, Influenza In Under 60 Seconds

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Opteev Technologies, Inc. today announced it has developed an affordable breath analyzer, ViraWarn, that detects COVID-19, Influenza, and RSV in less than 60 seconds. The device, which is multiple-use and rechargeable, has been submitted to the FDA for review as a new easy-to-use and convenient way to self-test for COVID-19 and other respiratory illnesses. Pocket-Sized Breath Analyzer Detects COVID-19, RSV, Influenza In Under 60 Seconds The submission to the FDA was based on early data from on-going clinical trials. ViraWarn uses a silk-based biosensor that attracts the electrical discharge of… Read More “Pocket-Sized Breath Analyzer Detects COVID-19, RSV, Influenza In Under 60 Seconds”