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Rogers New Technology seniors graduate
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Rogers New Technology seniors graduate

Rogers New Technology High School graduation was held Wednesday at Barnhill Arena in Fayetteville. (Courtesy Photo/Rogers Public Schools/Jason Ivester) Students stand Wednesday during the Rogers New Technology High School graduation at Barnhill Arena in Fayetteville. (Courtesy Photo/Rogers Public Schools/Jason Ivester) A student speaks Wednesday during the Rogers New Technology High School graduation at Barnhill Arena in Fayetteville. (Courtesy Photo/Rogers Public Schools/Jason Ivester) Rogers New Tech High School celebrated 135 graduates Wednesday at Barnhill Arena in Fayetteville, Ark. (Courtesy Photo/Rogers Public Schools/Jason Ivester) A student speaks to classmates and guests Wednesday during the Rogers New Technology High School graduation at Barnhill Arena in Fayetteville. (Cou...
Schuylkill Technology Center Students Raise Funds for Vets4You
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Schuylkill Technology Center Students Raise Funds for Vets4You

Students, Staff and Faculty at the South Campus of Schuylkill Technology Center raised $450 for the Vets4You organization through a Pie in the Face Fundraising Event. A monetary donation of any amount, afforded students and staff to vote for which teachers would allow students to throw a pie in their face. Fred Cicero, Precision Machining Instructor; Makenzie Francis, Social Studies Instructor; Jesse Krasnitsky, Auto Collision Instructor; Phil Kintzel, Carpentry Instructor; and Bob Greiner, Plumbing Instructor received the top five votes and received a pie to the face during the STC Fun Day Event on Friday, May 20th. Vets4You is a non-profit organization that funds outdoor excursions for veterans as a means of helping relieve stress and also acknowledging their service to our nation.Pict...
Snapchat Launches Four Augmented Reality Lenses At EDC, Showcasing the Technology’s Long-Term Utility – EDM.com
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Snapchat Launches Four Augmented Reality Lenses At EDC, Showcasing the Technology’s Long-Term Utility – EDM.com

Snapchat and EDC are affording festival-goers new ways to capture the magic of America's largest dance music festival.Part of Snap's recently announced multi-festival partnership with Live Nation, the company has developed and launched a handful of augmented reality lenses curated for EDC Las Vegas and beyond.Attendees who open Snapchat at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway will be greeted with a slate of new lenses to transform their experience under the electric sky. Bring EDC's iconic neon owl to life with the Night Owl lens and watch it soar across the sky on your phone in real time. Meanwhile, utilizing the Daisy lens gives users the ability to sprout towering neon flowers from the ground at their feet, creating new digital landmarks and unique opportunities for content creation.Snapchat's ...
Eco-NFTs Fund Earth Saving Green Technology
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Eco-NFTs Fund Earth Saving Green Technology

Bellevue, WA , May 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- We are at a significant crossroads in history and if we don't act, the world and all beings on it are at risk of extinction. We are running out of time as society faces the most important environmental and societal crisis ever. Terum is facilitating the change to bring Earth back from the brink, not just for ourselves but for future generations. TERUM embraces the most critical aspect of the environmental crisis, that we, world's citizens, have the power to facilitate the change we desperately need. At Terum we are creating a central portal where individuals connect, collaborate and act for change. To fund this great challenge, TERUM has created a unique NFT collection. Terum's NFT collection features digital works of art that...
Huawei Commits to Empowering a Low-Carbon APAC with Green Power Technology
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Huawei Commits to Empowering a Low-Carbon APAC with Green Power Technology

The Asia Pacific region boasts substantial potential for renewable energy development driven by ambitious carbon neutrality goals, abundant untapped renewable energy sources, and strong economic growth prospects. "The renewable energy share of power capacity in 2020 has increased to 33.5%, which is a 1.5% gap from the 2025 target with hydro and solar power plants becoming the largest contribution to green energy generation," said Dr. Nuki Agya Utama, the Executive Director of ASEAN Center for Energy (ACE). Huawei Digital Power, tasked with improving the energy efficiency of digital infrastructure, and increasing the share of renewables in electricity generation, is keen to join hands with regional partners and customers to meet the growing demand for clean energy and ICT sustainability. ...
6 Mental Health Issues That VR Technology Already Helps With
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6 Mental Health Issues That VR Technology Already Helps With

Virtual reality (VR) transfers you to different digital worlds, each a landscape for a specific objective, whether it’s a game or task. Healthcare also uses the technology to treat patients, train staff, and manage day-to-day jobs. VR benefits psychology especially. It lets people living with mental health problems practice coping techniques for different situations, while also improving their moods through fun or productive activities. Here are key areas of mental health where VR technology is making a difference. 1. Psychosis Studies within the past few years confirm that VR is useful in treating various forms of psychosis. In 2020, the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health published a review of them and revealed interesting findings. For example, on...
Firan Technology Group Corporation Confirms Resignation of
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Firan Technology Group Corporation Confirms Resignation of

TORONTO, May 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Firan Technology Group Corporation (TSX: FTG) (“FTG” or the “Company”) today announced the acceptance of Mr. Kumail Gangjee’s resignation. After review, and unsuccessful attempts to meet the shareholders who withheld votes for Mr. Gangjee’s reappointment to the FTG Board of Directors this year, the Board reluctantly accepted Mr. Gangjee’s resignation in accordance with our Company policy which states that a director who fails to receive votes in favour of his or her election representing a majority of shares voted and withheld for election of the director will tender his or her resignation for consideration by the Corporate Governance Committee. Mr. Gangjee conducted himself professionally, ethically and with the foremost concerns of all t...
Is MaxLinear, Inc. (MXL) a Good Buy in the Technology Sector?
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Is MaxLinear, Inc. (MXL) a Good Buy in the Technology Sector?

MaxLinear, Inc. (MXL) is around the top of the Technology sector according to InvestorsObserver. MXL received an overall rating of 82, which means that it scores higher than 82% of stocks. Additionally, MaxLinear, Inc. scored a 76 in the Technology sector, ranking it higher than 76% of stocks in that sector. MXL has an Overall Score of 82. Find out what this means to you and get the rest of the rankings on MXL! What do These Ratings Mean? Finding the best stocks can be tricky. It isn’t easy to compare companies across industries. Even companies in the technology sector can be tricky to compare sometimes. InvestorsObserver’s tools allow a top-down approach that lets you pick a metric, find the top sector and industry and then fin...
Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Toys Market- 35% of Growth to Originate from APAC| Driven by Growth of a Collaborative Environment in Educational Institutions
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Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Toys Market- 35% of Growth to Originate from APAC| Driven by Growth of a Collaborative Environment in Educational Institutions

NEW YORK, May 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) toys market size is set to grow by USD 964.09 million from 2020 to 2025 at a CAGR of  5% according to the latest research report from Technavio. 35% of the market's growth will originate from APAC during the forecast period. Japan and China are the key markets for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) toys in APAC. Market growth in this region will be faster than the growth of the market in other regions. Parents and teachers encourage context-based learning over traditional exam-oriented learning for students in classrooms and related learning environments.Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics To...
SAP innovation wing aims to shape future of ERP technology
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SAP innovation wing aims to shape future of ERP technology

Few people understand SAP's research into emerging technologies like blockchain, AI, quantum computing and the metaverse better than Martin Heinig and Yaad Oren. Heinig heads New Ventures and Technologies, a group of several hundred people working in labs to define SAP innovation and long-term strategy. "We look at technologies that have the potential to disrupt the market," he said. Oren heads a subgroup, the SAP Innovation Center Network, which he likened to a high school for research projects. "Once they graduate, they move into the real world," he said. Heinig's is one group within an SAP R&D function that he said is divided into three parts: academic groups like the Hasso Plattner Institute, namesake of SAP's co-founder, which takes the longest view, and product enginee...