A vendor selling Street Sense, a local paper that covers issues related to the homeless and employs unhoused individuals as its vendors, holds up her sign saying she can accept donations from cashless apps like Venmo and CashApp, (AP) News 

Advancements in technology are empowering the homeless to progress in the cashless society

John Littlejohn reminisces about a time when many individuals had a few extra dollars to purchase a copy of Street Sense, a community newspaper that focuses on topics concerning homelessness and provides employment opportunities for those without homes. Today, he notices that fewer people are walking around with change. Even well-meaning people who want to help are likely to pat their pockets and apologize, he said. “I’d be here for six or seven hours and I wouldn’t get more than $12 to $15,” said Littlejohn, 62, who had been homeless…

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‘Digital Science Park Expands Digital India Initiative’: Kerala PM Modi Says; What influences technology startups?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone for India’s first digital science park in Kerala as part of a major infrastructure drive in the state worth Rs 1,500 crore. Not only for the Digital Science Park but PM Modi visited Kerala for the inauguration of various projects like Vande Bharat and Water Metro. In his address, PM Modi stated, “Beyond physical connectivity, there is a need for digital connectivity. Projects like the Digital Science Park will expand the Digital India initiative. The third generation science park is being built…

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Researchers develop new thermometer to speed up quantum computer development

In a new study, researchers at Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden recently developed a new type of thermometer that can simply and quickly measure temperatures during quantum calculations with extremely high accuracy. . This breakthrough provides a valuable benchmarking tool for quantum computing – and paves the way for experiments in the exciting field of quantum thermodynamics. A key component of quantum computers are coaxial cables and waveguides – structures that guide waveforms and act as the vital connection between the quantum processor and the classical electronics that…

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Apple recruits engineers to develop 6G wireless

Apple Inc. launched its first iPhones with 5G wireless speeds a few months ago. He’s now looking to start working on sixth generation, or 6G, cellular connectivity, indicating he wants to be a leader in technology rather than relying on other companies. The Cupertino, Calif.-Based company posted vacancies this week seeking wireless systems research engineers for current and next-generation networks. The listings are for positions at Apple’s offices in Silicon Valley and San Diego, where the company works on wireless technology development and chip design. You will have the unique…

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PM to inaugurate Bengaluru Tech Summit on November 19

Prime Minister Narendra Modi would inaugurate the annual Karnataka flagship tech event – Bengaluru Tech Summit 2020 (BTS2020) – on Thursday by video conference. The event will take place from November 19 to 21. It is organized by the Government of Karnataka with the Karnataka Innovation and Technology Society, the State Government’s Vision Group on Information Technology, Biotechnology and Startup, and Software Technology Parks of India. “We have made elaborate arrangements to make BTS a great success as the event sessions are 100% virtual,” said the chief deputy minister and…

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