Top tech: Europe’s future female leaders

Currently, men outnumber women in Europe’s tech scene. With less than one in five ICT specialists being female last year. More broadly, across business and finance, fewer than one in ten of the EU’s largest-listed companies have a female Chair or CEO.

In Prague, we met two young women, from different parts of Europe, determined to close the gender gap

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Cars, China, and ‘smart failure’- POLITICO

With help from Derek Robertson

In the third installment of our regular Friday feature, the Future in Five Questions, Rep. Jim Langevin (D-R.I.) — chair of the House Armed Services Committee’s Subcommittee on Cyber, Innovative Technologies, and Information Systems —

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Lightyear adds Koenigsegg as investor and partner

Solar EV manufacturer Lightyear has announced Swedish high-performance sports car manufacturer Koenigsegg as its latest investor. Furthermore, the latter will join Lightyear in a “technology-sharing partnership” in which both automakers will share proprietary and patented information to develop ultra-efficient vehicles like the upcoming Lightyear 2.

Lightyear is a Dutch solar EV startup that has gotten plenty of coverage on Electrek

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Can Autonomous Technology Power the Future of Restaurants?

Fifteen years ago, the first-generation iPhone hit the U.S. market. The sleek, paradigm-breaking design captured the imagination of consumers. Touch screens, apps, and other features would soon become a standard for mobile technology.

Today, innovation is advancing at an even faster clip. And it’s particularly evident in foodservice—a sector long considered a laggard to tech evolution—where futuristic solutions are popping

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News of future tech advances boosts spending, study says

Along with Wednesday’s interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve, the big economic news of the moment is the 0.9% decline in second-quarter gross domestic product, which followed a 1.6% pullback the quarter before.

GDP fluctuations can be attributed to a wide variety of factors, such as supply chain issues, war, inflation and more. Now, new research is offering another

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Booz Allen touts active agenda for future acquisitions

Booz Allen Hamilton is building up its pipeline of potential opportunities for acquisitions even as the company gears up to defend one in the courts.

During Booz Allen’s fiscal first-quarter earnings call with investors Friday, CEO Horacio Rozanski said the firm continues to believe “the right acquisitions are both good for Booz Allen certainly, but also good for our clients,

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Vermont high schoolers glimpse their future careers in techn…

Photo: BETA team member Aaron Grossman takes GIV students Will Patnoe of Craftsbury, Ty Duell of Lincoln, and Kenneth Moran of Starksboro on a tour of electric aerospace headquarters. Photo Credit: Candace Hope

Vermont Business Magazine After two years of virtual programming due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Governor’s Institutes of Vermont (GIV) is once again holding their signature summer

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