“As countries around the globe are grappling with the COVID-19 pandemic, information and communications technologies (ICT) have become a crucial tool for combatting the virus, but an engine for economic recovery. Huawei reiterated its commitment to working with carriers and industry partners to maintain stable network operations, accelerate digital transformation, and support efforts to contain local outbreaks and reopen local economies,” Huawei said in its statement. … [Read more...] about Huawei records 13.1% revenue growth in H1 2020 despite pandemic and US ban
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The Realme 6 features Gorilla Glass 3 on the front, while the Poco M2 Pro gets the superior Gorilla Glass 5 on the front and back. Both phones feature a plastic frame, which is not surprising at this price. Both devices also feature a glossy and reflective finish on the back. We’d suggest opting for the Two Shades of Black colour option for the Poco M2 Pro as the Green and Greener seemed particularly flashy in our view. Another difference in design between the two phones is in the camera department. … [Read more...] about Poco M2 Pro vs Realme 6: Which is the best smartphone under Rs 15,000?
Whether or not Judge Katherine Forrest wanted to make an example out of Ulbricht or use him as a scapegoat for the U.S.’s failing “war on drugs,” as many people have theorized, Ulbricht can’t escape the severity of his crimes. “Make no mistake: Ulbricht was a drug dealer and criminal profiteer who exploited people’s addictions and contributed to the deaths of at least six young people,” Preet Bharara, the U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York, said in a statement after Ulbricht’s hearing. “Ulbricht went from hiding his cybercrime identity to becoming the face of cybercrime, and, as today’s sentence proves, no one is above the law.” … [Read more...] about How New Doc “Deep Web” Shines A Light On The Dark Net
While the new facility would have been beautiful, this year has reminded me that a company’s culture is reflected in and carried by its people, not its office. We’re shifting all of the energy we would have invested in designing a new headquarters to collaborating with our employees to figure out what a great virtual company looks like. Whether that means hosting virtual dog shows or encouraging colorful Zoom backgrounds for Pride Month, I believe there are many opportunities to build a culture that connects people with nothing other than a videoconferencing link. … [Read more...] about We almost signed a 12-year lease for a new HQ. Here’s why we’re staying virtual instead
The second reason might be even more important: the long term well-being of our kids and the value of their future contributions to our economy. Children have the right to an education. And education propels our future growth. Population-level educational attainment and literacy rates strongly correlate with national GDP. Countries with more educated citizens are more prosperous. One study modeling economic growth across multiple countries estimated that “human capital” productivity increases by around 10% for each year of schooling that citizens acquire. Examined through that lens, a year of lost school is profoundly expensive. … [Read more...] about Want schools to reopen? Education needs an epic bailout