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Victorian health minister says NSW’s 1,000 Covid cases a day is not ‘a sign of hope’

Martin Foley, the Victorian health minister has rejected suggestions that Victoria should follow New South Wales' lead in loosening restrictions
Why Florida’s Covid Surge Is Screwing With the Water Supply (Hint: Oxygen)
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Why Florida’s Covid Surge Is Screwing With the Water Supply (Hint: Oxygen)

The bizarre side effect of Florida's out-of control Covid surge was revealed by the Tampa Bay water utility on Wednesday: It wasn't receiving enough
TSMC is raising chip prices as supply shortages continue
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TSMC is raising chip prices as supply shortages continue

TSMC, the largest chipmaker in the globe, is responsible for processors used by Apple and Nvidia as well as Qualcomm and some Intel products.
Apple Plans to Develop Program to Improve Supply Chain Security
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Apple Plans to Develop Program to Improve Supply Chain Security

Apple CEO Tim Cook attended a cybersecurity meeting this morning with Joe Biden from the United States and other executives from tech companies such
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MaxAB gets an extra $15M, acquires YC-backed Moroccan startup WaystoCap – TechCrunch

MaxAB, an Egyptian B2B ecommerce platform that sells food and groceries, raised $40 million last month. It has now raised a $15million extension
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Japan’s B2B ordering and supply platform CADDi raises $73 million Series B funding – TechCrunch

Companies across many industries are struggling to find a solution for balancing the supply-demand gap after COVID-19 has disrupted the entire
Travel

Carnival cuts back on breakfast buffet bacon

Carnival Cruise Line is apparently unable to bring home the bacon because of procurement issues. John Heald, Carnival's brand ambassador, stated
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Intel inks deal with Department of Defense to support domestic chip-building ecosystem – TechCrunch

Intel and the Department of Defense have signed an agreement to support a national commercial chip-building environment. The first phase of the
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India’s Zetwerk valued at $1.33 billion in new funding – TechCrunch

A startup in India that offers a marketplace for business-to-business manufacturing products is the latest to achieve the coveted unicorn status on
Business

Euro zone business activity remains robust in August as jobs boom

Gondolas or gondoliers are a characteristic feature of Venice's canals. They have been carrying tourists again with a limited number of passengers