Technology and global politics make CHIPS and the Science Act a necessary investment Columns

STARKVILLE – Mississippi Republican Sens. Roger Wicker and Cindy Hyde-Smith are almost pacing the polls — pandering to conservatives on fiscal and social issues and reflecting the views of their conservative Mississippi constituencies. But in the case of CHIPS and the Science Act, Wicker and Hyde-Smith found themselves on opposite sides of the legislation. Wicker … Read more

Power Corp. CEO defends investments in fintech companies amid sector downturn

Power Corporation of Canada owns a 42.5 percent stake in Wealthsimple through various entities. It first entered the online investment platform in 2015.Mark Blinch/The Canadian Press Power Corporation of Canada POW-T CEO Jeffrey Orr is defending the company’s investments in financial technology startups despite a sector downturn that has sent the value of Wealthsimple Technologies … Read more

Atkinson appointed CAO of Mon Health Medical Center | State Journal News

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Metro Technology Centers receive top awards at annual conference | Community

OKLAHOMA CITY – 55c The recent Oklahoma Academic CareerTech Education (OKACTE) Summit Conference in Tulsa brought together more than 4,000 professionals to provide networking, professional development and recognition to those contributing to CareerTech’s success. Metro Technology Centers has been recognized as a Gold Star School for 22n.d year and several district officials, including the assistant … Read more

Duncan technology company DOD | in partnership with News

An Oklahoma software developer has created a database with the goal of connecting lines of communication between small machinery companies and larger institutions such as the Department of Defense and the White House. Michael Morford became familiar with the Stephens County area while participating in basic training for the US Army. “I remember thinking how … Read more

EXCLUSIVE: Cassava Sciences faces a US criminal investigation over its connection to Alzheimer’s drug, sources say.

The US Department of Justice has opened a criminal investigation into Cassava Sciences Inc (SAVAO) into whether the biotech company tampered with research results for its experimental Alzheimer’s drug, two people familiar with the investigation said. Justice Department employees conducting the investigation in Cassava, based in Austin, Texas, specialize in examining whether companies or individuals … Read more

Officials: West Virginia’s health care industry’s staffing needs continue to grow | State Journal News

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Federal bill could boost innovation, tech workforce | News

INDIANA – By investing in research and development and boosting workforce development, sponsors of a bipartisan bill in the U.S. Senate aim to support technological innovation from both local businesses and those looking to relocate to states like Indiana. The US Innovation and Competitiveness Act contains bipartisan action that promotes research and development through tax … Read more

Exclusive: Russia’s Gazprom tells Europe it will stop controlling gas

A view shows a screen bearing the Gazprom logo at the Saint Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) in Saint Petersburg, Russia, June 17, 2022. REUTERS/Anton Vaganov/ Register now to get free unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LONDON (Reuters) – Russia’s Gazprom has told customers in Europe that it cannot guarantee gas supplies due to “extraordinary” … Read more

How Netflix plans to find its inner ‘Star Wars’

LOS ANGELES, July 18 (Reuters) – Netflix (NFLX.O) broke Hollywood rules to create an $82 billion global streaming giant that the rest of the entertainment industry has scrambled to copy. But as growth slows, he’s looking back for a way forward, borrowing a page from a Walt Disney (DIS.N) book. The company, which has changed … Read more