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Engineering elections? U.S. top court examines electoral map manipulation
GREENSBORO, N.C. (Reuters) - Before the Republican-led state legislature divided their city and even their college campus into two different districts in a bid to boost the party’s election chances, students like recent graduate Vashti Smith could vote ...
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Waterloo station travel - live updates: Train cancellations and delays caused by engineering works
Train chaos has hit London today as three key stations are suffering from severe disruption. Commuters were advised to avoid Waterloo station this morning after overrunning engineering works led to the majority of trains being cancelled. Although London ...
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Pinterest hires Walmart CTO Jeremy King as head of engineering
Just a few days after VentureBeat reported that Pinterest chief technology officer (CTO) Vanja Josifovski was jumping ship for Airbnb, the musical chairs merry-go-round continues with news that ...
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In situ spectroscopy-guided engineering of rhodium single-atom catalysts for CO oxidation
Single-atom catalysts (SACs), where metal atoms are atomically dispersed on the support, have emerged as a new frontier in catalysis in recent years 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8. Many exciting systems were developed, often based on noble metals such as Pt 9,10,11,12,13 ...
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The Washington Post adds Jeremy Bowers, bolstering 2020 coverage with dedicated engineering team
The Washington Post has named Jeremy Bowers director of engineering, overseeing a team dedicated to supporting The Post’s politics coverage. Bowers and his team will focus on political data projects including election results, congressional votes and ...
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Here's what engineering companies are doing with lasers now
Back in the day, the surveys performed by the earliest engineers relied on basic geometry, using tools such as a length of stretched rope marked with knots and leveling devices for measuring distances. These days, it’s a bit more high-tech and precise ...
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How One Stupid Engineering Mistake Sank an Aircraft Carrier
That mixture emitted vapors, which then spread throughout the carrier after the damage control team opened all of Taiho‘s hatches and flipped on the ventilation systems. It was a terrible mistake.
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An insurtech that's raised over $290 million just nabbed a former director of engineering at Uber to run its tech
A former senior engineer at Uber has joined a buzzy insurtech company aiming to disrupt the car-insurance business to run its tech. Paw Anderson, who previously served as a senior director of engineering for Uber's advanced technology group, was named ...
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RPT-PREVIEW-Engineering elections? U.S. top court examines electoral map manipulation
GREENSBORO, N.C., March 22 (Reuters) - Before the Republican-led state legislature divided their city and even their college campus into two different districts in a bid to boost the party's election chances, students like recent graduate Vashti Smith ...
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2019 40 Under 40 Awards: Harmony Brown, GreenWorks Inspections & Engineering
Harmony Brown founded GreenWorks Inspections & Engineering in 2009. Upon launch, the one-man shop offered only energy audits. “Not long after founding, we left this service behind and moved directly into the home inspection realm,” explained Brown.
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