T-Mobile will switch to YouTube TV and end its own live TV services in expanded Google partnership

Andreas Milano

T-Cell will make Google Messages its default messaging app for purchasers on Android gadgets, present new backup and storage choices through the Google One cloud service, supply an expanded lineup of Google Pixel gadgets, and undertake YouTube TV as its default service for premium dwell TV under an expanded partnership.

It’s a serious change for T-Cell’s TVision service, which was launched just some months in the past, together with each dwell and on-demand content material. T-Cell says the prevailing TVision Dwell, Dwell + and Dwell Zone providers might be phased out beginning April 29.

T-Cell prospects will get a 10/month

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Philadelphia college graduation 2021: What each university is planning

Andreas Milano

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As the second pandemic commencement season nears, Philly-area colleges and universities are scrounging for creative ways to send off their spring 2021 graduates.

Some are hosting in-person ceremonies with safety restrictions, some are staying all-virtual, others are offering a combination of livestream and face-to-face, and one school is even hosting a drive-thru event. Rules about guests vary, with some schools allowing a limited number, and others restricting attendance to students only.

Whichever way it goes down, there’s

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SomaLogic, Leading AI-Data Driven Proteomics Platform for Advanced Research and Clinical Applications, to Combine with CM Life Sciences II, to Drive Growth and Expand Technology Platform

Andreas Milano

NEW YORK & BOULDER, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SomaLogic, a global leader in proteomics technology, powered by a proprietary platform, the largest clinical proteomic database and next generation artificial intelligence and machine learning, and CM Life Sciences II (NASDAQ: CMIIU), a special purpose acquisition company, or SPAC, sponsored by affiliates of Casdin Capital, LLC and Corvex Management LP, today announced that they have entered into a definitive business combination agreement. Upon closing of the transaction CM Life Sciences II will be renamed and its common stock will be listed on the Nasdaq Global Market under ticker symbol “SLGC.”

“This is a

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$2.5M grant program has helped 105 small farms in Hawaii

Andreas Milano

WAILUKU — A $2.5 million grant program in Hawaii has assisted 105 small farms across Maui County with a wide range of equipment, supplies and website development support.

Maui County’s Agricultural Micro Grants Program, which is administered by the private nonprofit Maui Economic Opportunity, has provided 105 grants for farming operations that cultivate fruit, vegetables, livestock, Native Hawaiian plants and medicinal plants, the Maui News reported Thursday.

The newspaper reported that the money has been used for farming equipment and machinery; processing and storage equipment; farm expansion; supplies, including fertilizers, seeds, plants and small tools; packing and packaging materials; marketing

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Texas Gov talks about increasing broadband access across state

Andreas Milano

In Texas, experts say more than 9 million people don’t have a broadband internet connection.

BEAUMONT, Texas — Texas Governor Greg Abbott is visiting Southeast Texas Monday to highlight legislation to increase broadband access across the state.

(EDITOR’S NOTE: Video above is from December 2020.)

Abbot will be joined by Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan, Representative Trent Ashby, and Hamshire-Fannett Independent School District superintendent Dwaine Augustine at a news conference at Hamshire-Fannett Elementary School. 

Ashby is the author of legislation that aims to increase broadband access in Texas.

In Texas, experts say more than 9 million people don’t have a

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Atlantia shareholders scrap motorway unit spin-off plan

Andreas Milano

Bloomberg

Abu Dhabi Wants to Revolutionize How Middle East Oil Is Sold

(Bloomberg) — Tucked between the Gulf of Oman and a craggy mountain range, the dusty port Fujairah isn’t an obvious base from which to try and revolutionize the Middle East’s oil markets.But on Monday, when Abu Dhabi begins selling futures contracts for its oil and then shipping the barrels from Fujairah, it will mark an aggressive shift by the emirate. It hopes to change the way nearly one-fifth of the world’s crude is priced.Persian Gulf states pump nearly 20 million barrels of oil a day and Abu Dhabi

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