With the closure of the landfill on the horizon, ACUA explores waste conversion technology

EGG HARBOR TOWN — With the Atlantic County Utilities Authority’s landfill closing in the next few years, officials are looking for a new way to manage waste, particularly through emerging “waste conversion” technologies. Among the new technologies available are processes that can convert trash into energy either through the combination of electricity and high temperatures …

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Irvine ag-tech company may establish operations center in Bakersfield | News

An Irvine-based agtech startup is considering setting up an operating hub in Bakersfield in coordination with the city government. M8 Systems, founded by the executive credited with inventing cashierless retail stores for Amazon, proposes to locally design, assemble, test and sell automated irrigation systems that would use sensors and control systems to help farmers use …

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How technology and data can be used to drive business performance

The volume and efficiency of cross-border payments have increased considerably over the last decade. Figures from Statista show that in 2018, US$124 trillion worth of cross-border payments were made. By 2022, that had risen to $150.7 trillion. Based on these transaction figures, the volume of cross-border payments is projected to continue to increase annually. There …

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6 new rules for smarter European travel

Liz Weston, CFP® Tourism picked up this summer in Europe, and Europe was not prepared. Pandemic-related staffing shortages led to massive lines and flight cancellations at many airports; meanwhile, hotel and taxi prices skyrocketed. Then there were the record temperatures that caused highways, airport runways and train tracks to buckle, leading to more disruptions. Our …

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Location-Aware Technology Industry Expected to Grow

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Location-aware technologies that are built to accurately capture and contextualize location information are reshaping the finance, insurance, logistics and climate impact industries. Companies in these industries rely on geographic and location data (known as geospatial data) as a core function of their business. IT infrastructure upgrades …

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Florenceville-Bristol and ACOA to Fund Enhancement of Key Tourism Sites | spare news

The City of Florenceville-Bristol, with the support of the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, will enhance its tourism, recreation and historical resources along the St. John River. The City and ACOA announced on Tuesday, September 20, the approval of $30,000 in federal funding through ACOA Tourism Relief Funds for a $60,000 project providing improvements to Riverside …

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The Stonkbros Are Angry Over Netflix’s GameStop Documentary Trailer

Image: Epic / Google / Kotaku Back in January 2021 GameStop stock price exploded as Reddit trolls went to war with old-school investors after the latter bet on the company going bankrupt. Reddit et al called his bluff, and well, now it’s the stuff of documentary films. Speaking of which, Netflix just released a new …

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Stream it or skip it?

Oh Great – Netflix Documentary Scandal! Taking down Wirecard is yet another movie that tries to unclog the way financial markets work. Which I guess leads us to recognize two things: One, there are so many massively corrupt financial institutions in this world that the movie industry can barely keep up. And two, the big …

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11 Crazy Expensive Things Rich People Buy

Have you ever wondered what you would spend your money on if you won the lottery or suddenly became rich? expired – expired It can be fun to daydream about the possibilities. After all, there’s no telling what wild and exciting things and experiences would be within your grasp. While most people are likely stressed …

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Branson Chamber & CVB Releases 10-Year Strategic Plan | Free News

The Branson/Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce and CVB held an event at the Dick Clark American Bandstand Theater on Wednesday, September 7 to present a 10-year plan for the region. The presentation called the Strategic Plan of Destination affirms that it is a new direction for the economy of the visitors of the region. “Now …

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