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3dprintingindustry.com - Paul Hanaphy - WTO, Siemens, Protolabs on how additive manufacturing bolsters global supply chain resilience
WTO, Siemens, Protolabs on how additive manufacturing bolsters global supply chain resilience
3D Printing Industry

From the Covid-19 pandemic to the recent Suez canal blockage by the Ever Given container ship, events have exposed significant weaknesses in supply chains across the globe over the past year. Add Brexit trade tensions and the threat of various…

startribune.com - Biden's infrastructure plan seen as aiding 'initial link' in farm supply chain
Biden's infrastructure plan seen as aiding 'initial link' in farm supply chain
Star Tribune

WASHINGTON – President Joe Biden's plan to spend billions for better roads, safer bridges and modernized locks and dams on waterways will aid rural areas and the agriculture sector, but some groups said his broad definition of infrastructure…

politico.com - Victoria Guida - Post-pandemic boom poised to get smacked with severe shortages
Post-pandemic boom poised to get smacked with severe shortages
POLITICO

Despite the raft of positive headlines around soaring consumer purchases and lower jobless claims, supply disruptions have led to an uptick in costs for companies in industries from furniture to food. | Carlos Osorio/AP Photo With the economy set…

nikkei.com - Staff Writer - US and Japan to invest $4.5bn in next-gen 6G race with China
US and Japan to invest $4.5bn in next-gen 6G race with China
日本経済新聞

TOKYO/WASHINGTON -- U.S. President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga have agreed to jointly invest $4.5 billion for the development of next-generation communication known as 6G, or 'beyond 5G.' The two countries will invest in…

techcrunch.com - Sarah Perez - This Week in Apps: A surprising report on App Tracking, Apple event predictions, Instagram for kids
This Week in Apps: A surprising report on App Tracking, Apple event predictions, Instagram for kids
TechCrunch

Image Credits: Bryce Durbin / TechCrunch Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the weekly TechCrunch series that recaps the latest in mobile OS news, mobile applications and the overall app economy. The app industry is as hot as ever, with a record…

venturebeat.com - Dean Takahashi - Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang interview: From the Grace CPU to engineer's metaverse
Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang interview: From the Grace CPU to engineer's metaverse
VentureBeat

Join Transform 2021 this July 12-16. Register fo r the AI event of the year. Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang delivered a keynote speech this week to 180,000 attendees registered for the GTC 21 online-only conference. And Huang dropped a bunch of news…

irishtechnews.ie - Simon Cocking - Empowering Women in Fashion Supply Chain, Lindsey Mallon
Empowering Women in Fashion Supply Chain, Lindsey Mallon
Irish Tech News

Jamil speaks with Lindsey Mallon to learn more about the initiatives she is aiming to roll out Empowering Women, Consciousness in Luxury, and Creation of Fair Labor to Help Create Mass Crypto Adoption Along the Fashion Supply Chain, with Lindsey…

whitehouse.gov - Fact Sheet: U.S.-Japan Competitiveness and Resilience (CoRe) Partnership
Fact Sheet: U.S.-Japan Competitiveness and Resilience (CoRe) Partnership
The White House

Read more about the U.S. Japan Climate Partnership here The United States and Japan pledge to revitalize our Alliance and make practical commitments to fulfill its potential. Together we will advance innovation, end this pandemic and protect the…

bloomberg.com - Martin Ivens - Britain's Greensill Cronyism Is Worthy of Anthony Trollope
Britain's Greensill Cronyism Is Worthy of Anthony Trollope
Bloomberg

The U.K. needs to ditch the complacency about its “Rolls Royce” civil service and face up to the rot in Whitehall. The U.K. needs to ditch the complacency about its “Rolls Royce” civil service and face up to the rot in…

marketwatch.com - Wallace Witkowski - The semiconductor shortage is here to stay, but it will affect chip companies differently
The semiconductor shortage is here to stay, but it will affect chip companies differently
MarketWatch

A global shortage of semiconductors — chips that power massive data-centers, modern autos and countless digital devices — has roiled global manufacturing and is not expected to end soon. It isn't a blanket problem, however, as…

whitehouse.gov - U.S.- Japan Joint Leaders' Statement: 'U.S. - JAPAN GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP FOR A NEW ERA'
U.S.- Japan Joint Leaders' Statement: 'U.S. - JAPAN GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP FOR A NEW ERA'
The White House

President Joseph R. Biden is honored to welcome Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide for the first foreign-leader visit of his presidency. Today, the United States and Japan renew an Alliance that has become a cornerstone of peace and security in the…

businessinsider.com - Katie Canales - Why the US doesn't manufacture many computer chips
Why the US doesn't manufacture many computer chips
Business Insider

The US relies heavily on outsourcing chip-making since it's cheaper and easier to go overseas. The country's reliance on foreign manufacturers is even more glaring amid the global chip shortage. The solution, as President Biden has said, is to…

foxbusiness.com - The Wall Street Journal - These technologies could hold back business travel indefinitely
These technologies could hold back business travel indefinitely
Fox Business

It's a sunny, breezy morning in Eugene, Ore., a place best known for access to the great outdoors, a history of environmental activism and being the birthplace of Nike. I'm standing outside a nondescript, one-story industrial space, speaking with…

9to5mac.com - Analyst believes LTPO displays will not be restricted to a single iPhone 13 model
Analyst believes LTPO displays will not be restricted to a single iPhone 13 model
9to5mac

Rumors have been strongly suggesting that Apple will adopt LTPO displays in the iPhone 13 this year, which will enable higher refresh rates up to 120Hz. Although some reports have assumed that only a single model of the iPhone 13 will feature this…

smh.com.au - Matthew Knott - US and Japan vow to push back on China's 'intimidation', tech dominance
US and Japan vow to push back on China's 'intimidation', tech dominance
The Sydney Morning Herald

Washington: Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga have vowed to work together to push back against China's “intimidation” of its neighbours during the US President's first White House meeting with a foreign leader since…

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