China is now getting its power from the largest floating solar farm on Earth

China is now getting its power from the largest floating solar farm on Earth

China is one of the most polluted countries in the world, according to the World Health Organisation. Beijing in particular is known for its 'smog' or extreme pollution.  Recently, China's been on a mission to turn this around and become a leader in renewable energy.

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When Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg sound the same dire warning about jobs, it’s time to listen

When Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg sound the same dire warning about jobs, it’s time to listen

Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates built billion-dollar technology companies in two very different areas, but they both agree on the biggest threats to American jobs. At his Harvard University commencement speech on Thursday, Facebook FB, +0.11% chief executive Zuckerberg, had some tough words for the Class of 2017. “Our generation will have to deal with tens of millions of jobs replaced by automation like self-driving cars and trucks,” he said, adding, “When our parents graduated, purpose reliably…

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Rumor: Nintendo increasing Switch production, targeting 18 million units by March 2018

Rumor: Nintendo increasing Switch production, targeting 18 million units by March 2018

A new report from Financial Times claims that Nintendo is increasing production of Switch. The outlet’s report is based on information obtained from “people close to the company”. With demand not being met and consumers becoming frustrated, production is apparently seeing a boost.

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Australia’s net neutrality lesson for the US

Australia's net neutrality lesson for the US

A US court ruling meaning broadband internet service providers will no longer have to follow principles of network neutrality has sparked predictions the internet will end as we know it. Some predict it will be controlled by a few rich corporations who will charge content providers on a pay-to-play model. Others have predicted increased government control or suggested that people in developing nations will be forced into servitude to Facebook.

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Accused of underpaying women, Google says it’s too expensive to get wage data

Accused of underpaying women, Google says it's too expensive to get wage data

Google argued that it was too financially burdensome and logistically challenging to compile and hand over salary records that the government has requested, sparking a strong rebuke from the US Department of Labor (DoL), which has accused the Silicon Valley firm of underpaying women.

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