Auto Expo 2020 will play host to a number of new launches when the event kicks off in February. However, it will miss the presence of the biggest names of the very companies that are taking part in the week-long event. Senior executives holding important positions such as chairman, managing director and chief executive officer of large automotive companies including Renault, Volkswagen and Mercedes-Benz will not attend the Auto Expo. Similar higher ranking executives from Maruti Suzuki and Hyundai have not yet confirmed their presence for the event. The India Auto Expo, which is labelled as one of the biggest auto events globally, has played host to Toshihiro Suzuki, the president of Suzuki Motor Corporation and son of Chairman, Osamu Suzuki. Only five years ago, the Indian automotive space was abuzz with frequent trips of several such heads of companies including Mary Barra of General Motors, Carlos Ghosn of Renault and Herbert Diess of Volkswagen, late chief of Fiat Sergio … [Read more...] about Auto Expo 2020 to miss out on popular names and faces
We have a fun word for the practice of a late night beverage: a nightcap, which, WiseGeek tells us, comes from back in the 1700s when people would don a soft, silly hat to warm themselves and rest better. From our own firsthand research as undergraduates, we can say that an alcoholic nightcap is something analogous: alcohol sedates you and makes your blood vessels dilate, making you feel warmer. … [Read more...] about Hate Productivity? Then Enjoy That Nightcap!
The lead scene is a prime example. Since free bleeding (a term that refers to not using any products to absorb menstrual blood) while running the London Marathon last year, Gandhi–a longtime feminist–has become a vocal supporter of menstrual equity and gender equality. As a result, she’s also become a polarizing figure in media. Gandhi decided to open her set with statements relating to gender issues. For example, Rosie O’Donnell called her “a radical feminist woman” and Gandhi layered that in her song. Donald Trump used menstruation to insult journalist Megyn Kelly saying, “You can see there was blood coming out of her eyes, blood coming out of her…wherever,” so Gandhi incorporated a clip into the opening of her set. … [Read more...] about Inside The Visual Design Of A Mesmerizing Electronic Music Set
Confirm with the company directly Sharing information for a background check can be tricky because there are companies that require this. However, you shouldn’t hesitate to contact the company directly and confirm they are requesting a background check and are actively working with the recruiter. By the time you get to this stage, the hiring company is already aware of who you are. They’ll be happy to confirm the need for a background check, as well as verify the recruiter. … [Read more...] about Two employment scams are hiding in plain sight—here’s how to spot them
Washington has been showing more interest in quantum computing in general. The Department of Energy recently announced it is devoting $218 million for 85 quantum research projects across the country, and the National Science Foundation is earmarking $31 million in funding for quantum research. Petta’s own research into spin qubits has been funded in part by the Dept. of Defense, which is eager to beat Chinese government labs in the quantum race. … [Read more...] about How old-school silicon could bring quantum computers to the masses