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India’s surging economy could doom climate efforts—unless richer nations step up

In the flat terrain of eastern Karnataka, deep in the interior of the Indian subcontinent, you don’t see the Pavagada Solar Park coming. But when it appears, on the far...

Blockchain Migration Is All the Rage

On April 24, Gifto announced that it’s moving house from...

Ford to Invest $500 Million in Rivian, a Tesla Rival

Ford Motor has agreed to invest $500 million in Rivian, an electric-car start-up that is widely seen as a potential rival to Tesla, Ford announced on Wednesday.Rivian, based in Plymouth,...

Inside Australia’s plan to survive bigger, badder bushfires

The Blue Mountains are burning. I stand in the doorway of our home and take a long look around: the handmade rugs, the jumble of artworks, the shelves crammed with...

New York State Sees First Conviction for Crypto Money Laundering

A case involving millions of dollars in bitcoin and Western Union payments has resulted in New York State’s...

Film Festivals like Tribeca Move to Make Virtual Reality a Marquee Event

Film festivals create catnip for movie buffs: a place to see wildly original films before anyone else. They also provide filmmakers a platform to show off their goods to a...

Alphabet’s drone spinoff has been cleared to launch deliveries in the US

What’s happened: Wing has received Air Carrier Certification from the US Federal Aviation Administration. That means it can begin a commercial service delivering goods from local businesses to homes.Testing: Wing launched (a very small-scale...

Ex-student records himself using USB Killer to fry college computers – Naked Security

Malware isn’t the only toxin you can deliver to a computer via a USB key. Just ask Vishwanath Akuthota, who faces a potential ten-year stretch after frying at least 66...

Made in China, Exported to the World: The Surveillance State

Mr. Correa’s ministers turned to China. In two months, details to install a Chinese-made technology system were ironed out with the help of military attachés from the Chinese Embassy in...

Lightning Labs Launches Lightning Network Client for Main Bitcoin Network

Blockchain development company Lightning Labs announced that it released the first alpha version of its Lightning Network (LN) client for the main bitcoin (BTC) network, according to a blog...