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GOOGLE EARTH JUN 26, 2017 Harry Potter casts his spell on Google Earth

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Conjured up by author J.K. Rowling, "Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone" (called "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone" in the U.S.) has sold more than 450 million copies in 79 languages since its initial publication on June 26, 1997. The worldwide pop-culture phenomenon grew to include six more Harry Potter books, a few literary spinoffs, a movie franchise, and a hit two-part play. To celebrate this anniversary, Google Earth’s storytelling platform, Voyager, takes you on a global tour (no portkey needed) of real-world places inspired... Read More »

Join Intel for its Biggest Data Center Launch in a Decade

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Intel’s leaders will unveil the company’s latest technology advancements for the data center and network, and will discuss its vision for delivering solutions that will transform businesses, industries and, ultimately, lives.   Join the live webcast at 8:30 a.m. PDT, July 11 to hear from Navin Shenoy, Intel’s new executive vice president and general manager of the Data Center Group (DCG), and Lisa Spelman, DCG’s vice president of products and marketing, about Intel’s latest technology advancements for the data center and the partners... Read More »

Vice President Pence to Visit NASA’s Kennedy Space Center

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During his visit to NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida, Vice President Mike Pence will tour the Vehicle Assembly Building, an enormous structure originally built for assembly of Apollo/Saturn vehicles, later modified to support Space Shuttle operations, and currently under modification to support Orion and Space Launch System operations. Credits: NASA NASA Television and the agency’s website will provide live coverage for parts of the visit starting at noon EDT with Air Force Two’s arrival at Kennedy’s Shuttle Landing Facility runway,... Read More »

Hitachi Automotive Systems and Honda Establish Joint Venture for Electric Vehicle Motors

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As announced on February 7, 2017, the two companies have conducted discussions based on a Memorandum of Understanding signed on February 3, and entered into a joint venture agreement on March 24 to make more tangible preparations to establish the new company. The newly established company will receive a financial grant from Ibaraki Prefecture as it has been recognized as a relevant project that &quo;promotes the establishment of corporate head office functions" within the prefecture. Name of company Hitachi Automotive Electric M... Read More »

LUKOIL ENDORSES WORLD BANK INITIATIVE ON ZERO FLARING OF ASSOCIATED PETROLEUM GAS BY 2030

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In his letter to the heads of the World Bank and of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, LUKOIL President Vagit Alekperov wrote that the company’s strategic objectives were clearly in line with the principles proclaimed in the initiative, while the commitments and targets therein had the company’s full support.   “In its activities, LUKOIL is strongly committed to the principles of sustainable development, aiming to ensure a good balance between socio-economic and environmental development. In the last 12 years, LUKO... Read More »

ABBOTT BROADENS PRODUCT OFFERING IN COAGULATION WITH EXPANDED LAUNCH OF THE SEKISUI CP3000 FULLY AUTOMATED COAGULATION SYSTEM

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Today, Abbott announced that the Sekisui CP3000 coagulation system, a fully automated analyzer that tests bleeding and clotting function in blood, is now available in Europe, the Middle East, and Asia Pacific. Abbott is the exclusive global distributor of the CP3000 coagulation system in the U.S.1,2, Europe and other countries that recognize CE Mark and has non-exclusive distribution rights with Sekisui in China, Hong Kong, Japan and Macau.   "The launch of the CP3000 coagulation system is an important milestone in our ongoing efforts to ... Read More »

iPad Pro, in 10.5-inch and 12.9-inch models, introduces the world’s most advanced display and breakthrough performance

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The new iPad Pro features the world’s most advanced display and incredible performance. San Jose, California — Apple today introduced an all-new 10.5-inch iPad Pro and a new 12.9-inch iPad Pro, featuring the world’s most advanced display with ProMotion technology and incredible performance with the new A10X Fusion chip. The new 10.5-inch model reduces the borders by nearly 40 percent to fit into an incredibly compact package that still weighs just one pound. Combined with powerful new iPad features in iOS 11 coming this fall, like the all-... Read More »

A New Story Begins With The First-ever Toyota C-HR

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 The first-ever 2018 Toyota C-HR – a stylish and technology-filled subcompact SUV crossover vehicle -- representing a leap forward in design and innovation – is launching with a mischievous and clever marketing campaign for creative instigators. The C-HR, stylish and sleek, has the sportiness to impress thanks to Deputy Chief Engineer, Hiro Koba, who is a diehard racer with speed coursing through his veins. Koba and team made sure the C-HR exhilarates its driver anytime, anywhere, satisfying mischief-makers and trend-setters alike. As par... Read More »

Georgia Students to Speak with NASA Astronaut on the International Space Station

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  NASA astronaut Jack Fischer speaks to Georgia student at 11:45 a.m. EDT on Monday, June 19.  Expedition 52 Flight Engineer Jack Fischer will answer questions from K5 through 12th grade students from Fayette County and surrounding areas. Fischer launched to the International Space Station in April. He is scheduled to return to Earth in September. As part of its Summer Reading Program, Fayette County Public Library applied to host the downlink, which allows educational organizations to host conversations with astronauts livin... Read More »

NASA Awards Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory Operations Contract

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The Neutral Buoyancy Laboratory Operations Contract (NOC) has a two-year base period that begins Oct. 1, followed by a one-year option and two two-year options. The total potential value of the contract is $154.5 million. The contract includes a cost-plus-award-fee (CPAF) portion, which covers the core work of the contract, and a CPAF firm-fixed-price portion for indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity orders.   Under the NOC, Raytheon will procure highly-skilled services that include enriched-oxygen breathing gas production (Nitrox)... Read More »

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