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LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–TCL (1070.HK), a dominant player in the global TV industry and leading consumer electronics company, today unveiled for the first time a next-generation display technology at the 2020 Consumer Electronics Show: Vidrian™ Mini-LED technology. Leading global display technology innovation once again to deliver powerful picture performance, TCL’s new Vidrian Mini-LED technology is the …

Enlarge / This Falcon 9 rocket has launched three times, including on the Telstar VANTAGE 18 mission in 2018. SpaceX In 2019 SpaceX launched two batches of 60 Starlink satellites—one experimental, and the second operational. On Monday, the company plans to add 60 more satellites with a nighttime launch of the Falcon 9 rocket from …

Scientists in the Seychelles have started the world’s first large-scale coral reef restoration project to help stop the impact of rising sea temperatures. More than half of the world’s coral has succumbed to the effects of climate change so a team based in the Indian Ocean has been growing coral on land and planting them …

Fossilized trees dating back 386 million years have been discovered at an abandoned quarry in New York. Scientists believe they’ve found a forest so gigantic that it once stretched beyond Pennsylvania from the quarry in Cairo, New York — nestled in the foothills of the Catskill Mountains. The finding could increase our understanding of the …

Image copyright Charles Ver Straeten Image caption An Archaeopteris root system at the Cairo fossil forest site The earliest fossilised trees, dating back 386 million years, have been found at an abandoned quarry in New York. Scientists believe the forest they belonged to was so vast it originally stretched beyond Pennsylvania. This discovery in Cairo, …

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–HID Global, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, announced today that the government of Argentina has selected its HID goID® citizen identity technology to power the country’s digital version of its mandatory National Identity Document for its Mi Argentina app. The collaborative effort between HID, Argentina’s Ministry of Interior, Public Works and …

The companies said in a joint statement Wednesday that they expect the 50-50 merger to be completed within 12 to 15 months, pending approval from shareholders and regulators. Fiat Chrysler (FCAU) and PSA (PUGOY) sold a combined 8.7 million vehicles last year, just ahead of General Motors (GM), which sold 8.3 million, and not far …

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC), named World’s Best Convention Centre 2016 – 2018 is recipient of 180 industry awards including 74 for its catering. The Centre hosts more than 1100 events each year, welcoming over 800,000 delegates to a variety of conferences, meetings, gala functions, concerts and exhibitions. The BCEC team comprises 718 staff …

Image copyright Reuters State-owned oil giant Saudi Aramco has raised a record $25.6bn (£19.4bn) in its initial public offering in Riyadh. The share sale was the biggest ever, surpassing that of China’s Alibaba which raised $25bn in 2014 in New York. Aramco relied on domestic and regional investors to sell a 1.5% stake after lukewarm …

Image copyright Ashish Bashyal_ZSL Image caption The long snout is a good tool to catch fish in the South Asian rivers the gharial calls home Baby crocodiles found living in a remote region of Nepal give hope for the future of one of the rarest and strangest reptiles on earth. With its distinctive long thin …