Ein Startup aus Österreich will E-Autos steckerlos aufladen

Es gibt keinen einheitlichen Stecker-Standard für Stromtankstellen. Das österreichische Startup Easelink setzt daher auf steckerlose Ladeplatten, die in den Asphalt eingelassen werden. Keine Kabel, keine Ladestationen, keine uneinheitlichen Stecker: Das österreichische Startup Easelink hat vor, Elektrofahrzeuge mit Hilfe von Bodenplatten vollzutanken. Die nötige Technik soll sich bei nahezu allen E-Autos einfach nachrüsten lassen. Wer bereits mit […]

Under Trump, future of U.S. nuclear arsenal slowly taking shape

01 MISSILE ALERT FACILITY (Reuters) – About 70 feet (21 m) below ground, in a shielded military capsule that can launch nuclear missiles, 23-year-old 2nd Lieutenant Tia Hewuse is concerned that Americans have the mistaken impression that her mission is a gloomy one. 5 Min Read JULIETT-01 MISSILE ALERT FACILITY (Reuters) – About 70 feet […]

Trump blocks Chinese purchase of US chipmaker over national security

Sale of Lattice Semiconductors is seen as a threat to national security. Chinese investors have been plowing money into American technology companies in recent years, and this has raised concerns that Chinese control could undermine American national security. That could happen because Chinese firms gain the knowhow to develop high-end technologies with military applications. Or deals […]

Syria talks in Astana aim for lasting ceasefires

Representatives of government and opposition meet again in Kazakh capital with focus primarily on de-escalation zones. Representatives of the Syrian government and opposition groups are meeting once again in the capital of Kazakhstan. Thursday’s sixth round of talks in Astana – brokered by Russia, Turkey and Iran – is aimed at implementing lasting ceasefires in […]

‘Eat rabbit’ plan in trouble in Venezuela

The president’s push for people to eat rabbit amid growing food shortages is labelled a “bad joke”. Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro has devised a “rabbit plan” to counter the economic war he says is being waged against his government by “imperialist forces”. The president urged crisis-hit Venezuelans to breed rabbits and eat them as a […]

Florida nursing home deaths spur efforts to protect elderly

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — Emergency workers around hurricane-scarred Florida worked to make sure elderly residents were safe, evacuating multiple assisted-living facilities, after eight people died in a sweltering nursing home that lost its air conditioning in the storm. In one of the latest actions to protect older residents, firefighters helped relocate 122 people late Wednesday […]