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Chicago’s Clean Energy Plan to Reach 100% Renewable Electricity by 2030

Chicago’s Clean Energy Plan to Reach 100% Renewable Electricity by 2030

The Clean Energy Plan of the Cook County government is set to reach 100% renewable electricity for its 171 county buildings by 2030.   However, the county government cannot hit this target alone. County officials are now on the market for a powerful partner. The county’s current and future on-site solar panel installations, including panels installed […]

Alexa’s Technology by Amazon Enhances Customer Experience

Alexa’s Technology by Amazon Enhances Customer Experience

Amazon Alexa is an innovative virtual assistant technology developed by Amazon. It was first used in Amazon Echo smart speakers: Echo Dot, Echo Studio, and Amazon Tap. These devices can be used as a complete home automation system; it uses natural language processing, automatic speech recognition, and weak AI to perform these tasks. In addition, […]

Remembering Charles K. Kao the Pioneer of Fiber Optic in Telecommunication

Remembering Charles K. Kao the Pioneer of Fiber Optic in Telecommunication

Charles K. Kao was a visionary who pioneered the fiber optic in telecommunication used by the internet today. He was an electrical engineer and Nobel prize-winning physicist. He passed away on Sept. 23, 2018, and was the subject of a recent Google Doodle illustration created in commemoration of his birthday. He would have been 88. […]

How to Get Rid of Mice Safely and Effectively

How to Get Rid of Mice Safely and Effectively

Nothing is as awful as waking up to the sound of a mouse running around the house. Mice are native to Central Asia but came to the Americans through European ships. Today, these rodents live in every state across North America. They are highly adaptable and agile, with an excellent sense of touch and smell. […]

‘Squid Game’ App Infecting Devices Removed From Google Play

‘Squid Game’ App Infecting Devices Removed From Google Play

“The Squid Game” is going viral, but not in a good way. With the fad sweeping the globe, cybercriminals are striving to cash in hyper-violent Korean series. The “Squid Game Wallpaper 4K HD” app in Google Play Store has installed malware onto people’s phones. When downloaded, the Trojan horse technology will infect Android devices with […]

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