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Forget the Super League, this is the bizarre story of football's first foreign owner - CNET

CNET | April 23, 2021, 9:10 a.m.

Long before the profit-hungry Super League, the first American owner in English soccer rescued a dying club -- or so it seemed.

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Eurobites: UK spy chief says Huaweigate is just the start of it

Light Reading | April 23, 2021, 9:10 a.m.

Also in today's EMEA regional rollout: Ericsson, ATU tackle spectrum issues in Africa; UK's mobile minnows put big fish to shame; Proximus' 5G innovation platform is up and running.

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Bluebird se asocia con Autofleet y ABeam para optimizar y ampliar una de las mayores flotas de taxis de Asia

Business Wire | April 23, 2021, 9:02 a.m.

SINGAPUR--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bluebird Group (Bluebird), uno de los principales operadores de taxis de Indonesia, se ha asociado con Autofleet y ABeam Consulting para dar soporte a su flota nacional de más de 23.000 vehículos con la plataforma de "vehículo como servicio" de Autofleet. Bluebird y Autofleet han firmado un acuerdo comercial para la gestión de vehículos en Yakarta y sus alrededores, que se espera que comience ya en el segundo trimestre de 2021. Gracias a la plataforma Autofleet, Blueb

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The pandemic of despair: How COVID changed our mental health - CNET

CNET | April 23, 2021, 9 a.m.

The coronavirus is inflicting emotional wounds around the world that may take decades to heal.

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Chill. The iMac charging cable is a reasonable design, not proprietary nonsense - CNET

CNET | April 23, 2021, 9 a.m.

Commentary: Moving the power brick and Ethernet port onto the charging cable makes the iMac pleasingly thin.

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Best Mother's Day 2021 gifts under $50 - CNET

CNET | April 23, 2021, 9 a.m.

Find something great for the mother figure in your life -- or, you know, your actual mom.

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COVID-19 vaccine blood clots: Should you be concerned? - CNET

CNET | April 23, 2021, 9 a.m.

The Johnson & Johnson COVID vaccine has been paused over concerns of blood clots. Here's the real amount of risk.

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Micro-mobility Leader, Helbiz, Announces Launch of E-bikes in Cesena, Italy

Business Wire | April 23, 2021, 9 a.m.

CESENA, Italy--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Helbiz, a global leader in micro-mobility that is the business combination target of GreenVision Acquisition Corp. (Nasdaq: GRNV), today announced that it will launch its fleet of electric bikes in Cesena, Italy. Starting with 60 e-bikes, the fleet will gradually increase to 400 in the coming weeks, allowing citizens to move in a convenient, sustainable and safe way. "We are happy to see the continued interest from citizens towards our micro-mobility service acro

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WiCipedia: Climate tech needs more women on its team

Light Reading | April 23, 2021, 9 a.m.

This week in our WiC roundup: Women's role in climate tech; how Black women are affected by AI; Women in Tech's monumental pandemic growth; and more.

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Talking Brains, Hardware, and Privacy With Facebook’s AR Guru

Wired | April 23, 2021, 9 a.m.

This week, Andrew “Boz” Bosworth, the head of Facebook Reality Labs, joins us to talk about how his team is thinking about the future of mixed reality.

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I Think You Should Leave Was Right About Everything

Wired | April 23, 2021, 9 a.m.

Two years ago, WIRED referred to Tim Robinson’s Netflix sketch series as not “particularly good.” We regret the error.

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Planet Smart City – a community-first approach to PropTech?

TechHQ | April 23, 2021, 8:50 a.m.

‘There's an idea that smart cities are futuristic communities with self-driving cars and automation – but for now we need to focus on combining latest technology to develop truly affordable homes.'The post Planet Smart City – a community-first approach to PropTech? appeared first on TechHQ.

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Canal+ grows subscriber satisfaction

Broadband TV News | April 23, 2021, 8:48 a.m.

A downturn in the advertising market has led to a fall in revenues for Canal Plus in mainland France during the first quarter. Revenues of €1,357 million were down slightly on 2020 as the broadcaster felt the impact of the pandemic. However, according to a subscriber satisfaction barometer conducted between November and December 2020, Canal+ […]

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Semiconductor specialist Alphawave IP plans $4.5Bn London IPO and move to UK HQ

TechCrunch | April 23, 2021, 8:43 a.m.

Alphawave IP is a global semiconductor IP company that focuses on the way semiconductors communicate — something which is going to be crucial as 5G data networks roll out and start to power everything from homes, industry and autonomous vehicles, for instance. It’s therefore interesting to note that the Toronto-born company is planning a London […]

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HBO Max: Mortal Kombat, other movies, watching 'free' and everything else - CNET

CNET | April 23, 2021, 8:32 a.m.

HBO Max released big-screen flick Mortal Kombat on Friday, and Godzilla vs. Kong is still available to stream. Here's everything to know.

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Sky Italia tries to block DAZN Serie A rights purchase

Broadband TV News | April 23, 2021, 8:28 a.m.

Not for the first time the award of sports rights within the Italian market is heading to the courts. Sole 24 Ore reports Sky Italia has filed an appeal with a Milan court that seeks to block the award of Serie A rights to the DAZN-TIM partnership. Following the March 26 award, Sky had anticipated […]

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Chinese greentech firm launches smart charging robot for EVs

Tech in Asia | April 23, 2021, 8:25 a.m.

It's equipped with location-sensing technology and can set up smart charging plans, locate EVs, and start charging on its own.

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EBU elects TV Committee

Broadband TV News | April 23, 2021, 8:19 a.m.

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) has elected its TV Committee, which oversees the operations of the EBU’s TV services and assists in steering the operational and strategic direction. The chairman and president are nominated by the TV Committee. The TV Committee monitors the progress of events like the Eurovision Song Contest, approves the strategy of […]

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Indian court throws out Flipkart-backed PhonePe’s plea over trademark claim

Tech in Asia | April 23, 2021, 8:16 a.m.

The court also dismissed the fintech startup's claim that rival firm BharatPe's logo color and font are similar.

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First live test of Full Duplex DOCSIS system-on-chip (SOC) device

Broadband TV News | April 23, 2021, 8:11 a.m.

Comcast has conducted the first-ever live lab test of a Full Duplex DOCSIS system-on-chip device. The test, part of the 10G industry initative, is expected to pave the way for operators to deliver multigigabit upload and download speeds over its hybrid-fiber coaxial (HFC) network. Built by Broadcom, the device is expected to become the world’s […]

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