Renault and Airbus to work on long-range EV tech

Renault and Airbus to work on long-range EV tech

Renault Group has signed an agreement with Airbus to research and develop new energy management systems and more energy-dense batteries. Engineering teams from the car-maker and the aerospace giant will pair up and focus on improving energy storage and reducing energy consumption for long-range EVs and “future hybrid-electric aircraft” respectively. The cooperation agreement “will look […]

Ecuador declares animal health emergency after bird flu outbreak

Ecuador declares animal health emergency after bird flu outbreak

QUITO, Nov 30 (Reuters) – The Ecuadorian government declared an animal health emergency on Wednesday due to an outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N1 bird flu, its Agriculture Ministry said. The bird flu outbreak was first detected over the weekend at a poultry farm in the Andean province of Cotopaxi, south of the country’s capital Quito, […]

Twitter faces ban in EU over too-loose content moderation

Twitter faces ban in EU over too-loose content moderation

The EU has warned Elon Musk AppleInsider may earn an affiliate commission on purchases made through links on our site. The European Union has warned Elon Musk that it will ban or fine Twitter unless it follows its laws about content moderation that are set to go into effect in 2023. Thierry […]

Oakdale Animal Shelter Hosting Adoption Event

Oakdale Animal Shelter Hosting Adoption Event

Everyone wants to be home for the holidays – especially shelter dogs and cats. Oakdale Shelter Pet Alliance (OSPA) has teamed up with the Oakdale Animal Shelter to provide free adoptions on Saturday, Dec. 3, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Oakdale Animal Shelter at 9800 Liberini Road, Oakdale, off River Road. There […]

Twitter, tech, biotech firms chop 900-plus Bay Area jobs

Twitter, tech, biotech firms chop 900-plus Bay Area jobs

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Twitter and other companies have unveiled plans to chop more than 900 Bay Area jobs in a fresh round of tech and biotech layoffs that could jolt the region’s increasingly wobbly economy. In recent days, plans for 913 tech and biotech job cuts—including hundreds more at Twitter—have been revealed in official […]