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18-Jährige Entwickelt App zur Erkennung Sauberen Wassers

Unternehmertun ist nicht nur für Erwachsene, da mehr und mehr Teenager den Arbeitsmarkt betreten mit innovativen Ideen und Lösungen zu einer breiten Palette an Problemen. Die 18-jährige Sharon Linn ist eine von Ihnen. Lin, Studentin im ersten Jahr am MIT, hat gerade den #BuiltByGirls Startup-Wettbewerb gewonnen dank einer App, die sie entwickelt hat, um Leuten… Continue Reading

China Wants US to Take Some Responsibility for WannaCry Cyber Attack

The recent global cyber-attack known as WannaCry infected over 300,000 computers around the world, with China among the hardest hit. As of Saturday, about 30,000 Chinese organizations were infected with a “ransomware” virus that takes advantage of weaknesses in Microsoft Corp systems. China lashed out against the United States in the wake of the damage,… Continue Reading

Alexium Takes the Prize

The premier business awards program in the United States announced its winners of the 15th annual prize. The Alexium International Group took a prize, which will be presented in New York in June. The CEO and executive director of Alexium, Nicholas Clark, was awarded the Silver Stevie Award for Executive of the Year in the… Continue Reading

Toshiba’s Nuclear Arm, Westinghouse, Filing Bankruptcy

Due to huge cost overruns in two projects in Georgia and South Carolina, Westinghouse, the US nuclear division of Toshiba, has filed for bankruptcy protection. The losses have negatively affected the Japanese parent company, Toshiba putting the future of the conglomerate at risk. Toshiba announced that the bankruptcy will not harm Westinghouse, UK, which has… Continue Reading

New Travel Ban Expected to Curtail Flow of Refugees Once Again

Since President Trump issued his first executive order banning refugees from certain countries from entering the United States, there has continued to be a flow of people into the country, since the ban was cancelled a federal judge. Nearly 2,500 refugees have entered the United States from banned countries since the day of the executive… Continue Reading

US Government Stimulating Nigerian Power Sector with $1 Billion

The United States government is investing about $1 billion in the power sector of Nigeria, said the coordinator of the program to light up Africa, Andrew Herscowitz. The plan, known as Power Africa, was announced at a media conference in Abuja, Nigeria last week. Herscowitz added that the US government has already committed several billion… Continue Reading