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First Solar Series 6 is World’s First EPEAT-Rated PV Module

Global ecolabel registry extends coverage, enabling identification of environmentally-preferable PV

World’s First EPEAT-Rated Photovoltaic Solar Module

The Series 6 photovoltaic (PV) module, designed and manufactured by U.S.-headquartered First Solar, Inc., is the world’s first PV product to be rated in the Electronic Products Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT) registry for sustainable electronics.
The Series 6 photovoltaic (PV) module, designed and manufactured by U.S.-headquartered First Solar, Inc., is the world’s first PV product to be rated in the Electronic Products Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT) registry for sustainable electronics.
The Series 6 photovoltaic (PV) module, designed and manufactured by U.S.-headquartered First Solar, Inc., is the world’s first PV product to be rated in the Electronic Products Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT) registry for sustainable electronics.

PORTLAND, Ore. and TEMPE, Ariz., Oct. 14, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Green Electronics Council (GEC) today announced that the Series 6 photovoltaic (PV) module, designed and manufactured by U.S.-headquartered First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR), is the world’s first PV product to be included in the launch of the EPEAT Photovoltaic and Inverters product category.

EPEAT is the leading life-cycle based Type-1 ecolabel used

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Augury Raises $55 Million Series D Funding to Sustain Rapid Growth, Announces New Global Partnerships and Capabilities

New Funding Round Led by Israeli-based Qumra Capital Marks Significant Increase in Valuation for IIoT Leader

Augury, a leading AI-based Machine Health solution provider, today announced it has secured $55 million in funding. The additional capital will be used to sustain and accelerate Augury’s rapid growth and to capitalize on the opportunity to help leading industrial companies improve the reliability, resilience and efficiency of their manufacturing operations. This Series D round was led by Qumra Capital, a leading late-stage venture capital firm based out of Israel. It includes participation from existing key investors, including Insight Venture Partners, Eclipse Ventures, Munich Re Venture Capital, Qualcomm Ventures and Lerer Hippeau Ventures. With this round Augury has raised $106 million since its initial funding six years ago.

The company also announced new partnerships and capabilities to help its global customers gain the benefit of prescriptive diagnostics and machine insights, no matter where in

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CNN launches new series ‘Saved by the Future’ with leading names in science and technology exploring the innovations that will shape our future | Nachricht

HONG KONG, Oct. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — This month, CNN launches ‘Saved by the Future’, a brand-new cross-platform series in which some of the biggest names in science and technology spotlight breakthrough innovations in mobility, automation, energy, sustainability and artificial intelligence that could transform our lives in decades to come.

In the first of three 30-minute shows, host Nicki Shieldsguides conversations with Bill NyeFabien Cousteau and Kathy Sullivan, who transport us to a world of future possibilities that once seemed like mere science fiction, in everything from mobility in space to electric drones that can predict the weather.

Shields first speaks with TV Star “The Science Guy”, climate change advocate and social media sensation Bill Nye about the future of space exploration. Nye is CEO of the Planetary Society, which successfully launched its LightSail 2 spacecraft in 2019. The spacecraft is powered by solar winds

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Xbox Series X And S Preorder Guide: Console Preorders Sold Out, Accessories Still Available

Next month sees the release of two brand-new Xbox consoles, and retailers are already sold out of preorders for both the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S. The Series X and Series S release November 10 for $500 and $300, respectively, and as of now, it’s proving to be quite challenging to secure either.

Where to preorder the Xbox Series X and Series S

Xbox Series X and Series S preorders were sold out at all major retailers as of our last update. Xbox preorder listings went live at Target, Walmart, Microsoft, GameStop, and other stores on September 22 but sold out as fast as they appeared. You can check the main store listings below in case of availability. In a recent tweet, Xbox urged its followers to sign up with retailers for stock updates and said more consoles will be available on release day.

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Matroid Completes $20 Million Series B Financing to Expand into Manufacturing and Industrial IOT

Matroid, the leading U.S. computer vision (CV) provider and a world leader in machine learning, today announced it has raised $20 million in Series B funding led by Energize Ventures with participation from existing investors New Enterprise Associates (NEA), Intel Capital, and others. The new financing brings total funding to $33.5 million. Building on the enterprise success of its product, Matroid plans to leverage the new funding to accelerate product development and go-to-market expansion in manufacturing, industrial IOT (IIOT), and video security markets. Within manufacturing and IIOT, Energize’s corporate investors include General Electric, Schneider Electric, Caterpillar, Invenergy, and others.

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Figure: The Matroid product being used to build a detector for wind turbine damage caused by lightning, bird strikes, and rust. (Graphic: Business Wire)

Software-defined sensors that operate on imagery captured by regular cameras are quickly becoming the pinnacle sensor.

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Get the Apple Watch Series 5 at a serious discount

Christine Persaud
Published 8:32 a.m. ET Oct. 13, 2020

Best tech gifts: Apple Watch Series 5 (Photo: Reviewed)

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With each update to the Apple Watch, you have to wonder if there’s really a reason to trade up for the latest-and-greatest. Sometimes, the new version is night and day with the previous-generation model. Other times, it’s a minimal change—at a much higher price. While the new Apple Watch Series 6 offers some really compelling updates over previous-generations, its predecessor, the Apple Watch Series 5, will still do just fine for most Apple fans: especially with this amazing Amazon Prime Day 2020 deal.

On sale for $50 off for its usual starting price of $399, the Series 5 has plenty of compelling features: we’re talking an always-on Retina OLED display, GPS and cellular

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Alkira Raises $54M Series B for Network Cloud Offering Following Transformative Customer Deployments

The Alkira Network Cloud Offers Dramatic Simplification and Agility Across Hybrid and Multi-Cloud Networks with Integrated Network and Security Services

Alkira®, Inc., the Network Cloud pioneer, announced today a $54M Series B funding led by Koch Disruptive Technologies (KDT) with participation from Sequoia Capital, Kleiner Perkins, GV (formerly Google Ventures), and others. Alkira has raised $76M to date. The new funds will be used to scale the company to meet global market demand for the Alkira Cloud Services Exchange™(CSX). The Alkira CSX is a Network Cloud, a global unified network infrastructure delivered as-a-service with 1) connectivity for hybrid and multi-cloud networks 2) integrated network and security services, and 3) end-to-end operational visibility and governance.

This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201013005436/en/

The Alkira Network Cloud is the first global unified network infrastructure delivered as-a-service with connectivity for hybrid and multi-cloud networks, integrated network and

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Color Star Technology in Development of Offline Music Festival Series

NEW YORK, Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Color Star Technology Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq CM: CSCW) (the “Company”, or “Color Star”), a company engaged in the businesses of providing online and offline paid knowledge services for the media, entertainment and culture industries globally, announced today that it plans to launch “Color World”-branded offline music festival series (the “Festival Series”), furthering the Company’s aspirations to build “Color World” into a leading entertainment-centric paid knowledge services platform which connects musicians, artists and celebrities with its growing bases of fans, followers and users. The Company is currently in discussion with multiple well-established music festival brands to co-organize up to 30 music festivals with different genres over the next five years in different cities across Asia and beyond.   

“As receding COVID-19 pandemic allows China and most Asian countries to gradually get back to normal, so will be the demand for outdoor music festivals in

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GoGet Raises USD 2 Mn In Series A Led By Monk’s Hill Ventures

The funding will be used to scale the startup’s services in Malaysia through product development, and building and expanding its product as well as technology teams

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GoGet announced on Tuesday that it has closed a Series A round of USD 2 million led by Monk’s Hill Ventures.

The platform connects multinational corporations, small and medium enterprises, and business owners to verified flexible workers who are also called GoGetters. It will also expand its sales and digital marketing teams to grow user acquisition.

“The traditional labor market is inefficient during these challenging times. Businesses especially SMEs need to find innovative ways to cut costs while being profitable. Our robust technology provides these businesses a cost-efficient

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Get a Pixel 4 series phone from just $449 (save $350)

Google Pixel 4 series prime day

The Google Pixel 4 series is arguably the most controversial entry in Google’s flagship phone range. Between the standard Pixel’s small battery and the move to ditch fingerprint unlock in favor of face unlock, the series certainly polarized enthusiasts. 

In saying so, there’s still a lot to like here, and Amazon has slashed the price of the entire series as part of its ongoing Prime Day promotion. In fact, the 64GB Pixel 4 now starts at just $449. Meanwhile, the 128GB Pixel 4 can be yours for only $100 extra.

Need a bigger screen and battery? Then the Pixel 4 XL has also seen a price cut, with the 64GB model now available for $549 and the 128GB model setting you back $649. 

No matter which phone you choose, you’re getting a $350 discount off the original launch pricing. And the phones also deliver a 90Hz OLED screen, Motion Sense

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