Russian-Ukraine war could hasten global cryptocurrency adoption, but not in the way you think

In a letter to shareholders on Thursday, Blackrock CEO Larry Fink wrote Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has disrupted the world order and put an end to globalization. The pandemic had already triggered a sea change in consumer demand, employment dynamics, and supply chain bottlenecks. But since the outbreak of war, the situation has further deteriorated, … Read more

GM to idle pickup output at Fort Wayne for two weeks due to microchip shortage

General Motors said it will halt production at its full-size pickup plant in Indiana over the next two weeks because of the global microchip shortage. Fort Wayne Assembly, which builds the light-duty Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra pickups, will take downtime from April 4 to April 15, GM spokesman Dan Flores said Friday. “Overall, we … Read more

Nvidia’s Clara Holoscan MGX means to bring high-powered AI to the doctor’s office

This week, Nvidia, a company best known for its high-powered graphic processing units (GPUs) debuted a platform for the development of AI-powered medical devices. The device, called Clara Holoscan MGX, provides computing power allowing medical sensors to process multiple data streams in parallel, train AI algorithms and visualize biology in real time. Clara Holoscan MGX, … Read more