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The Philippines gives green light to Starlink

The Philippines has approved plans that will see it become the first country in Southeast Asia to access SpaceX’s Starlink broadband services. The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) approved May 26 the registration of Starlink Internet Services Philippines Inc., a subsidiary of SpaceX that will provide the satellite broadband to the archipelago. The approval set the […]

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Turkey builds massive bridge linking Europe and Asia

The president of Turkey, South Korea’s prime minister and other officials inaugurated a massive suspension bridge Friday over the Dardanelles Strait that connects the European and Asian shores of the key waterway. With a a 2,023-meter (6,637 feet) span between its towers, the “1915 Canakkale Bridge” becomes the world’s longest suspension bridge, Turkish President Recep […]

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How technology could transform drug research in 2022

When we think of new technologies in medicine, we tend to conjure images of futuristic AI computers, 3D-printed organs, and robot surgeons. The ambitious and lesser-explored methods currently being applied in drug discovery and development, however, could prove to be just as exciting. A GlobalData survey this year revealed that over 70% of pharma industry […]

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Shaping the Future of Technology Governance: Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Accelerating the societal benefits of artificial intelligence and machine learning while ensuring equity, privacy, transparency, accountability and social impact. Artificial intelligence (AI) is a key driver of the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Its effect can be seen in homes, businesses, schools and even public spaces, enabling advances in autonomous driving, energy efficiency, and even facilitating better […]

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Crypto exchange Binance is about to accelerate blockchain sector in Busan, South Korea

Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Busan, South Korea, to support the development of the city’s blockchain ecosystem. The company, which will provide Busan with technological and infrastructure help for building out the city’s blockchain industry, said it will also push the promotion of the […]