$11M DOE Center for Next-Gen Battery Technology

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Monday, October 3, 2022 2:18 PM The recent discovery of ceramic ion conductors that simultaneously exhibit unprecedented performance and stability has the potential to change the electrochemical energy storage technology landscape.

Graduate Student Makes Vision Care More Accessible With Smartphone App

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Friday, September 30, 2022 3:53 PM I’ve seen a lot of people go blind, including my grandmother, and there are a lot of direct and indirect costs that patients suffer from. I want to make sure that people can see as long as possible.

Ian Is Not Done Creating Damage, Florida Gov. Desantis Says

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022 3:18 PM The impacts of this storm are historic, and the damage that was done has been historic and this is just off initial assessments. We’ve never seen storm surge of this magnitude. This is going to require years of effort to rebuild and to come back.

Instacart Launches Instacart Health, a Sweeping New Initiative to Deliver the Ingredients for Healthier Living

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022 3:15 PM Instacart has become a staple in millions of households, which puts us at the heart of the relationship that people have with food, and therefore, their health. We have a responsibility to use the power of our platform, products and partnerships to expand access to nutritious food and improve health outcomes.

King Charles Bank Notes Won’t Circulate Until Mid-2024

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022 2:21 PM This means the coinage of King Charles III and Queen Elizabeth II will co-circulate in the U.K. for many years to come.

Are You on Vacation—or in a Retail Showroom?

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Monday, September 26, 2022 3:28 PM For years, brands have grappled with a core retail question: When is it better to connect with consumers online or offer a brick-and-mortar store experience? Perhaps there’s a third answer. What if, instead of having consumers browse either store shelves or websites, you could get consumers to spend time actually living with products and brands of potential interest?

Gen Z's Future Outlook

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Thursday, September 22, 2022 2:07 PM It’s important to remember how young Gen Z still is—12-25. Many are obviously not financially independent, and only 32 percent work full time. This certainly explains why 65 percent wish they had more control over their life circumstances—they are in a life stage when much is decided for them.

Fed Rate Hike: U.S. Interest Rates Hit 14-Year High in Inflation Battle

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Thursday, September 22, 2022 2:04 PM We have got to get inflation behind us. I wish there were a painless way to do that. There isn't.

Patagonia’s Next Chapter: Earth Is Now Our Only Shareholder

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022 2:52 PM Instead of extracting value from nature and transforming it into wealth, we are using the wealth Patagonia creates to protect the source. We’re making Earth our only shareholder.

Electrify America Wants to Make EV Chargers as Easy to Use as Gas Pumps

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Monday, September 19, 2022 4:23 PM We want to help make the transition to EV charging easier by translating kilowatt ratings into simple names like Hyper-Fast and Ultra-Fast with corresponding colors to help them make a selection at the charger.

Phone Charger Blocks Radiation for a ‘Better Night’s Sleep’

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Friday, September 16, 2022 4:50 PM The crazy thing is, 216 million Americans sleep within reaching distance of their charging phone every night. This is one of the main reasons we sleep badly.

Mortgage Rates Top 6 Percent for the First Time Since 2008

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Thursday, September 15, 2022 4:52 PM Mortgage rates continued to rise alongside hotter-than-expected inflation numbers this week, exceeding 6 percent for the first time since late 2008.

Queen Elizabeth’s Coffin Has Arrived at Buckingham Palace

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Wednesday, September 14, 2022 3:43 PM It’s an honour and a privilege to accompany my mother on her final journeys. Witnessing the love and respect shown by so many on these journeys has been both humbling and uplifting. We will all share unique memories. I offer my thanks to each and every one who share our sense of loss.

Economic Uncertainties Dampen Outlook for Virtual and Augmented Devices, But Long-Term Potential Remains Strong

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Monday, September 12, 2022 3:25 PM With the expected launch of several new augmented reality (AR) smart glasses, some before the end of 2022, alongside a year of record sales for virtual reality (VR) headsets, the next 12 months are shaping up to be a very important period for sales of immersive devices.

Here’s Why More Americans Are Supporting Labor Unions in 2022

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Friday, September 9, 2022 4:11 PM A new Gallup survey found that support for labor unions is the highest it’s been since 1965. The Gallup survey revealed that 71 percent of Americans are currently backing unionization efforts. The increase is being driven by a desire for better pay and benefits.