The Mobile World Congress was cancelled due to Coronavirus COVID-19 concerns

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One of the largest trade shows on the planet won’t take place this year because of outbreak worries. The annual Mobile World Congress trade show is cancelled. The event typically takes place in Barcelona, Spain and provides much anticipated insight into upcoming smartphone and mobile technology. The reason for the cancellation has to do with growing concerns over the spread of COVID-19. Organizers announced that the Mobile World Congress is cancelled as a result of rising worries in the business world regarding the coronavirus outbreak. They explained that several of…

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Elmo Intelligent Motion Control Technologies is driving the RASSOR robot

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Elmo Intelligent Motion Control Technologies, a designer of servo drives, advanced network motion controllers & complete motion control solutions for motors, develops motion control solutions for a vast range of modern applications. By combining control algorithms with digital hardware, Elmo’s servo drives and motion controllers minimize a machine’s complexity while maximizing its efficiency and rate of production. This means more powerful machines available in smaller and more lightweight packages, ideal for space exploration as well as a vast range of terrestrial applications. Why NASA chose Elmo servo drives? NASA selected…

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BlackBerry phones to come to an end as TCL drops the license

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The Android-based devices will come to an end later in 2020, by the end of August. TCL Communications, the electronics maker behind the last remaining BlackBerry phones will stop selling the devices later this year. This will mark the end of the smartphone brand’s devices, which once dominated the market. Though it wasn’t very long ago, most of us have nearly forgotten the time when BlackBerry phones were the easy leader in the smartphone market. In fact, the brand was a household name used synonymously with cell phones as a…

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Google AI model could help protect endangered orca species

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The tech giant’s artificial intelligence model works to “listen” to killer whales, an endangered species. The Google AI team has developed a new “listening” model that can help to provide improved protection for orca – also known as killer whales. These are an endangered species and the model was designed for use in the Salish Sea. The program is meant specifically for an orca subspecies, of which there are only 73 left. Center for Whale Research data shows that there are only 73 individuals left of the Southern Resident orca…

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Mogix launches Purchase with Purpose campaign for Australian wildfire support

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A portion of the company’s power bank sales will go directly to the World Animal Institute Special Interest Australia Animal Rescue. Mogix recently announced the official launch of its Purchase with a Purpose campaign, allowing its customers to opt to provide Australian wildfire support simply by buying a product they already wanted. For every unit sold of the brand’s popular smartphone power banks, $1 (USD) will be donated to charity. At the moment, the promotion is focusing on donations for the Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) Special Interest Australia Animal Rescue.…

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