Tonight, President Joe Biden is expected to unveil his administration’s plans for the next stimulus bill tonight in a speech before Congress. March’s was just the first leg of a three-part plan by Biden to create jobs, reduce poverty and get more money into people’s hands to drive the US economy as it emerges from the pandemic this year. The first piece of Biden’s plan — the American Rescue Plan — start with the one-time for up to and
TOKYO • Hundreds of Japanese towns and cities have been forced to rethink plans to host Olympic teams because the coronavirus will prevent public appearances and require costly safety measures.
The western town of Okuizumo spent more than US$5 million (S$6.6 million) preparing to welcome India’s hockey team for a pre-Games training camp, only to scrap the visit because of Covid-19.
After sinking money into upgrading sports facilities, Okuizomo baulked when it became clear it would have to provide bio-secure measures in a bubble with regular virus tests and medical care.
“We wanted to have one of the world’s top-tier
When it comes to real estate, restaurant and business openings, the last few months have seen major fluctuations in the Windy City and beyond. That said, one thing has remained constant: the level of innovation coming from the city’s tech companies.
Whether it’s a home-delivery pharmacy that focuses on adherence packaging, a design firm that creates engaging e-commerce experiences, or a donation platform that encourages both business and consumer giving, Chicago tech is a force to reckon with.
Below, Built In spoke with professionals from nine companies that should be on our readers’ radars. Why? They’re using the latest
Ask someone if they’re familiar working with a CMS (content managing system), and they’re likely to say that they’ve worked on a WordPress system. The open-source software has been the engine behind a wide variety of sites — everything from one-person blogging operations to established media names like Rolling Stone — for the better part of two decades.
It’s popular with customers because it lets you build a professional custom website using a variety of templates, plug-ins and widgets. The “catch” is that anyone outside of a hobbyist will likely want to host a WordPress site on their own domain
SUNNYVALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NTT Research, Inc., a division of NTT (TYO:9432), today announced that it has entered into a joint research agreement with Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech) to develop applications for the Coherent Ising Machine (CIM). The two targeted applications for the CIM, an information processing platform based on quantum oscillator networks, are compressed sensing and drug discovery, both of which require extremely high levels of processing on existing computers. Two agreements, signed in 2020, call for collaboration between NTT Research’s Physics & Informatics (PHI) Lab and independent research groups in Tokyo Tech’s School of
CANTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Home builders and remodelers in the Boston area will now be able to upgrade their websites and digital marketing strategies with Kate Creative Media, a firm in Canton, Mass. The Builders and Remodelers Association of Greater Boston (BRAGB) has created a partnership with the marketing firm to work with its members.
Kate Creative Media, which works with companies in the trade industries, is offering free consultations to BRAGB members on website development and marketing strategies. BRAGB has more than 300 members who work in the home building industry.
“Many of our members need a