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China's worst heatwave in 60 years forces factories to close

China’s worst heatwave in 60 years forces factories to close

Sichuan is a key manufacturing location for the semiconductor and solar panel industries and power rationing will hit factories owned by some of the world’s largest electronics companies, including Apple (AAPL) Foxconn supplier and Intel (INTC). The province is also China’s mining hub for lithium – a key component of electric car batteries – and …

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Three years ago, a star of Orion inexplicably faded.  Astronomers finally know why

Three years ago, a star of Orion inexplicably faded. Astronomers finally know why

Earth’s sun is a predictable star, and that’s a good thing: if the sun’s brightness fluctuated significantly from year to year, the solar system would be a much less hospitable place for life. But while most stars in the universe are as regular as our sun, a small percentage are not – and when a …

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Here's how the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 compares to last year's Z Fold 3

Here’s how the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 compares to last year’s Z Fold 3

After seeing incremental changes and updates to the Galaxy S22 lineup in February, it’s now the turn of the ultra-flagship Galaxy Z Fold. Samsung announced the new Galaxy Z Fold 4 alongside the Galaxy Z Flip 4, Galaxy Watch 5 and Galaxy Buds 2 Pro at its latest Samsung Unpacked event – ​​all of which …

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Zoom investor tells startup founders, 'Forget the last three years' and accept a 50% valuation

Zoom investor tells startup founders, ‘Forget the last three years’ and accept a 50% valuation

Eugene Zhang, founding partner of Silicon Valley venture capital firm TSVC Spencer Greene, general partner of TSVC Courtesy: TSVC Eugene Zhang, a seasoned Silicon Valley investor, recalls the exact moment the young startup market peaked this year. The firehose of venture capitalists, hedge funds and wealthy families flocking to early-stage companies was reaching absurd levels, …

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Fred Savage accused of forcing himself on former ‘Wonder Years’ crew member in bar bathroom

A former crew member during the reboot of The good years accused Fred Savage of forcing her into a bar one night in a new Hollywood journalist article detailing some of the allegations that may have led to Savage’s ousting from the show earlier this year. In May, Savage was fired from his role as …

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28 years later, the 2 player mode of Super Punch-Out!!  is discovered

28 years later, the 2 player mode of Super Punch-Out!! is discovered

Punch !! video game. In fact, we’ve been hiding in plain sight for almost 30 years.”/> Enlarge / Until today, Nintendo had never announced a two-player mode in one. Punch !! video game. Turns out we’ve been hiding in plain sight for almost 30 years. Aurich Lawson | nintendo Whereas Punch !! has been one …

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NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover still operating 10 years after landing – What it learned

Curiosity sought to answer the question: Did Mars ever have the right environmental conditions to support small life forms called microbes? Early in its mission, Curiosity’s science tools found chemical and mineral evidence of ancient habitable environments on Mars. He continues to explore rock records from a time when Mars could have harbored microbial life. …

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Walmart had been at the height of a pandemic for nearly two years.  Then he laid off hundreds - here are 3 issues that plagued the company.

Walmart had been at the height of a pandemic for nearly two years. Then he laid off hundreds – here are 3 issues that plagued the company.

Walmart has cut hundreds of corporate roles. The company has repeatedly sounded the alarm about inflation and economic uncertainty. Given Walmart’s influence and reach, its struggles could point to industry-wide struggles for retailers. Loading Something is loading. Walmart caused a stir on Monday by laying off around 200 company employees – a move that indicates …

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The Curiosity rover has been exploring Mars for 10 years. Here’s what we learned.

NASA’s Curiosity rover has reached an important milestone: the robot celebrates the 10th anniversary of its landing on Mars on August 5, 2012. Over the decade, the rover has significantly advanced our understanding of the Red Planet through its exploration and research. Curiositythe main objective of the mission was to determine whether or not March …

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