Bushfires, storms and floods regularly leave thousands of Australian homes and businesses without power.
Sydney’s wettest weekend in three decades left more than 130,000 households without power on Sunday.
South Australian storms two weeks ago blew over the transmission towers connecting the state to the national energy grid. The Royal Adelaide Hospital was among the buildings affected.
Tens of thousands more households in ....
Market systems have made better use of more information than economic planners. What if AI and machine learning changed that?By Tim RoganRead at Aeon
Santa Clara County produced more patents than any other U.S. county in recent history. By the time the application window closed, Amazon had received 238 proposals from cities and regions throughout North America looking to become the second headquarters of the behemoth tech company.
Amazon invited proposals especially from places that looked a lot like its native Seattle: metro areas with more than a million people; a stable and business-friendly environment; communities that could “think big and creatively” about real estate options; and a location that would a…
Santiago, the capital of Chile, is a hub for international corporate headquarters and local startups. Chile, Costa Rica and Mexico were Latin America’s big winners in the 2017 edition of the Global Innovation Index (GII), which ranks the world’s economies on their innovative capabilities (innovation inputs) and measurable results (innovation outputs).
The GII report, launched in June at the United Nations Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, was co-authored by Cornell University, INSEAD and the World Intellectual Property Organization.