Lux Research is predicting that the electric vehicle (EV) market will expand as the price of lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery packs drop. The estimate is based on a new bottom-up cost model built by Lux, which accounts for differences in battery chemistry, form factor, production scale, location, and other nuances. The research is significant for an […]
The world simply isn’t ready for the mobile payment revolution, at least that’s what several financially oriented tech start-ups are clearly banking on. Instead of pursuing digital payment options like Google Wallet or Apply Pay, several technology companies are taking a more familiar route to push the evolution of financial transactions forward, transforming the classic [...]
The Urban Land Institute San Francisco hosts a panel detailing how sustainability reporting helps commercial property owners with reputation management, building employee engagement, improving efficiency, and increasing access to capital.
Writes TMZ, “Sources tell us King and his wife went to France several weeks ago to visit their son and when [Michael King] returned home contracted a bad infection. He was admitted to Cedars Sinai Medical Center in West Hollywood.....
The trenches around the battle lines between Airbus and Boeing have been dug, well, wider, by the European planemakers’ chief operating officer commercial John Leahy. At a briefing in Toulouse today he said Airbus could match the higher density (read less legroom) being offered by Boeing in jam-them-in-tight versions of their respective airliners, but wouldn’t [...]
Future Market Insights (FMI), delivers key insights on the animal healthcare market in its recent report titled, “Animal Healthcare Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment, 2015 – 2020”. According to the report, the animal healthcare market is anticipated to expand at a healthy single-digit CAGR of 5.1% during the forecast period. Show More Summary
Recently, we looked at how corporate sovereignty provisions undermine democracy by irrevocably binding future governments. The analysis was framed in terms of the UK's situation, but applied more generally to any country that signs up to investor-state dispute (ISDS) mechanisms in trade agreements. Show More Summary
The Nuscience Group opened its new plant in Tianjin, China, on 26 May 2015. The plant – with a capacity of 10,000 metric tonnes per month – replaces the old plant Nuscience acquired in 2000 in Central TEDA. Nuscience invested €14,8 million in the new Tianjin plant.
The standardized testing onslaught that has dominated public schools in recent years — and a growing resistance movement by parents, students and educators — has persuaded some states to review the load of K-12 assessments with an eye toward eliminating exams deemed unnecessary. In fact, some states and school districts have already announced that they […]
It's kind of amazing, after hearing Michael Mulgrew place his faith in the Regents month after month, that they would nominate this woman, MaryEllen Elia, as NY State Commissioner of Education. After all, we're still not feeling the love for Reformy John King, who preached Common Core for our kids but Montessori for his own. Show More Summary
A new study on Tele-care equipment Monitoring Market Shares and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2013-2019. The 2013 study has 387 pages, 106 tables and figures. Tele-care improves treatment of chronic disease, reduces cost of care delivery, lets...Show More Summary
Creative writing takes more thought and patience unlike writing news or blog posts. It is vital in making a novel, a poem or short story. While writers of the past rely mostly on pen and paper and then eventually on the typewriter, people into creative writing today are more fortunate. The reason is that they […]
At Network for Good we spend a lot of time analyzing what makes an ask more effective, as a really good fundraising appeal is so crucial for nonprofits to connect with supporters and inspire donors to give. Our CEO, Bill Strathmann, is a big fan of alliteration and recently shared four T’s for effective appeals. Show More Summary
Wageningen UR, in cooperation with Diamond V is organising a symposium that delves into ‘nutrient requirements and animal health’.
It’s been just about 18 years since I was leaving GM to start the master’s program at MIT’s Leaders for Manufacturing program (now called Leaders for Global Operations). Here’s a 1992 interview that describes the origins of the program. It was a different world then… trying to save and bolster “American manufacturing” while we’re now […]
The ever evolving world of technology combined with a cultural shift to an always-connected, mobile lifestyle has created a relatively new concept known as the Internet of Things (IoT). Devices that fall under the IoT umbrella are typically equipped with electronics that allow them to connect to the Internet and thus, offer a new layer […]
The Report Hepatitis C Therapeutics in Major Developed Markets to 2019 – Outstanding Recent Approvals and Late-Stage Pipeline to Transform Clinical and Commercial Landscape provides information on pricing, market analysis, shares, forecast, and company profiles for key industry participants. Show More Summary
Budget Night was May 12, 2015.Since then the selling has been at full throttle and we have all gradually come to grips with what it means for all sorts of groups.We have seen the childcare package come under all sorts of criticism re...Show More Summary
Iraq’s leadership was indignant after US accusations that its forces lack the will to fight but assessments of the army’s ability suggest the rank-and-file have reasons to shy from battle. Pentagon chief Ashton Carter said Sunday, a week after the […]