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Cyber incident takeover powers reintroduced to parliament

The government has introduced a cut-down version of critical infrastructure security laws intended to rush in new cyber security incident response takeover powers for Australia’s spooks. The propose… [+2943 chars]... read more (iTnews)



Facebook paying fine to victims to settle US suit on discrimination

Facebook is paying a $4.75 million fine and up to $9.5 million to eligible victims to resolve the Justice Department's allegations that it discriminated against U.S. workers in favor of foreigners wi… [+4552 chars]... read more (Business Standard)



Office and Contact Center Headsets Market Size, Share, Trends, Industry Analysis, and Opportunities| Increased User Productivity to Boost Growth | 17000 + Technavio Reports

NEW YORK, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Attractive Opportunities in Office and Contact Center Headsets Market by Application and Geography - Forecast and Analysis 2020-2024 The office and contact c… [+5843 chars]... read more (Yahoo Entertainment)



Facebook is planning to rebrand the company with a new name

Mark Zuckerberg wants to be known for building the metaverse Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Photo by Justin Sullivan / Getty Images Facebook is planning to change its company name next wee… [+3806 chars]... read more (The Verge)



FINX: Volatile Fintech Space Likely To Pay Long-Term Dividends

jamesteohart/iStock via Getty Images Overview Technological advancements have hugely impacted the financial services sector. Spurred on by the progressive digitization of the economy, and coupled … [+9411 chars]... read more (Seeking Alpha)



SecLytics Augur pXDR reduces risk while streamlining SOC operations

SecLytics unveils its Augur pXDR (Predictive Extended Detection and Response Platform). Building off SecLytics patented Augur predictive intelligence technology, Augur pXDR adds core TIP, SIEM, and S… [+2163 chars]... read more (Help Net Security)



Hong Kong Crypto Exchange OSL Launches Operations in Latin America

OSL, a Hong Kong-based digital asset trading platform, has started offering its exchange services to professional and institutional investors in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia and México, the company sa… [+1627 chars]... read more (Yahoo Entertainment)



On democracy tour, Blinken says Ecuador offers rights assurances

Quito (AFP) US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Tuesday hailed Ecuador as a sign of democracy's success and said he secured promises to respect human rights as the country's new leader declared … [+4285 chars]... read more (FRANCE 24 English)



Dable Now the most Dominant Content Discovery Platform in Taiwan

TAIPEI, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Dable, the global content discovery platform, announced that it has surpassed 1.1 billion monthly pageviews in Taiwan, becoming the No.1 content discovery platfo… [+2569 chars]... read more (Yahoo Entertainment)



Mariah Carey glows as she supports BlackGirlsCode with the help of Gemini

Mariah Carey is empowering and educating a new generation of investors in tandem with BlackGirlsCode and Gemini cryptocurrency exchange. The chart-topping songstress was aglow as she announced her n… [+2936 chars]... read more (Daily Mail)



North Korea confirms missile test designed for submarine launch

North Korea announced Wednesday that it had tested a newly developed missiledesigned to be launched from a submarine, the first such weapons test in two years and one it says will bolster its militar… [+3689 chars]... read more (The Indian Express)



Canadian National Railway Company (CNI) CEO Jj Ruest on Q3 2021 - Earnings Conference Call

Canadian National Railway Company (NYSE:CNI) Q3 2021 Earnings Conference Call October 19, 2021 4:30 PM ET Company Participants Jj Ruest – President and Chief Executive Officer Paul Butcher – V… [+59487 chars]... read more (Seeking Alpha)



Zoox to test autonomous cars on the tricky streets of Seattle

After four years, Amazon subsidiary Zoox is taking its autonomous L3 vehicles from the automotive kiddy tracks of Las Vegas and the San Francisco Bay Area to the off-road rally course that is the str… [+2944 chars]... read more (New Atlas)



I Want To Spend My Summers Chasing The Sun In This Solar-Powered RV

I love a good campervan. Im a sucker for a VW T5 packed with clever design flourishes to maximise space, and love the idea of heading off-grid to go camping, road tripping, or chasing the sun and sea… [+2615 chars]... read more (Gizmodo Australia)



Omnicom Group inc (OMC) Q3 2021 Earnings Call Transcript

Image source: The Motley Fool. Omnicom Group inc (NYSE:OMC)Q3 2021 Earnings CallOct 19, 2021, 4:30 p.m. ET Contents:



TerraPay partners with LuLu International Exchange to power real-time cross-border transfers from UAE to key global markets

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- TerraPay, a global payments infrastructure company, today announced the partnership with LuLu International Exchange, part of the LuLu Financial … [+3798 chars]... read more (Yahoo Entertainment)



Space Mining: Scientists Discover Two Asteroids Whose Precious Metals Would Exceed Global Reserves

16 Psyche, the large metallic asteroid ideal for space mining. getty We know the age of private space travel is here, but what about the wider commercial space industry? Space mining has been talk… [+3261 chars]... read more (Forbes)



Phillips-Medisize Increases Global Manufacturing Capacity, Capabilities and Collaborations to Drive Drug Delivery, Diagnostic and MedTech Innovations

- Medical and pharmaceutical solutions leader poised to scale manufacturing from new and expanded production facilities and R&D centers in Poland, China and U.S. - End-to-end capabilities optimi… [+6728 chars]... read more (Yahoo Entertainment)



KRUNGSRI FINNOVATE’S FINNOVENTURE FUND 1 SET TO RIDE THE SURGING TIDE OF ASEAN STARTUPS

Among the global challenges brought up by the pandemic, startups that can survive and scale in this difficult time demonstrate their strong capacity for growth and resilience, which could serve as a … [+7024 chars]... read more (Bangkok Post)



North Korea: Missile test was designed for submarine launch

SEOUL, South Korea North Korea announced Wednesday that it had tested a newly developed missile designed to be launched from a submarine, the first such weapons test in two years and one it says will… [+3774 chars]... read more (KSDK.com)



Earth Tipped on Its Side 84 Million Years Ago, New Evidence Suggests

We know that true polar wander (TPW) can occasionally tilt whole planets and moons relative to their axes, but it's not entirely clear just how often this has happened to Earth. Now a new study pres… [+3015 chars]... read more (ScienceAlert)



EnGeneIC: Potential new Covid-19 vax for mutant strains to be developed in Australia

Trials have begun in Australia for a world-first potential Covid-19 vaccine that is hoped to be more efficient against mutant strains.An Australian biotech tech company is the first in the world to d… [+3614 chars]... read more (News.com.au)



The seven steps Australia needs to take to boost its economy as experts warn of complacency

Australia can't assume its 28 years of uninterrupted economic expansion will continue forever and must act now to security its, experts warn. Deloitte warns Australia is complacent and not guarantee… [+3812 chars]... read more (Daily Mail)



Google Meet 2021.09.19.402917804.Release by Google LLC

Securely connect, collaborate, and celebrate from anywhere. With Google Meet, everyone can safely create and join high-quality video meetings for groups of up to 250 people. Meet safely - video mee… [+1672 chars]... read more (Apkmirror.com)



AORUS Offers Preview of Future Gaming with Concept Gaming PC with 5G

Project Cielo is a gaming PC with built-in 5G connectivity. Compared to the traditional wired or 4G wireless networks, 5G makes PC gaming on the go possible by offering greater bandwidth, ultra-low l… [+1874 chars]... read more (PRNewswire)



(PR) OWC Announces Ideal Storage and Connectivity Solutions For New Apple MacBook Pro with M1 Pro and M1 Max

OWC, the premier zero-emissions Mac and PC technology company, and a respected provider of Memory, External Drives, SSDs, Mac & PC docking solutions, and performance upgrade kits, announces innov… [+6989 chars]... read more (Techpowerup.com)



USD 700.33 Mn growth expected in Juicer Market 2021-2025 | Driven by Rising Urbanization and Changing Consumer Lifestyles | Technavio

NEW YORK, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Juicer Market by Product (Centrifugal juicer, Masticating juicer, and Triturating juicer), End-user (Residential and Commercial), and Geography (APAC, Eur… [+6024 chars]... read more (Yahoo Entertainment)