Categories
US

Meta Expands Instagram’s NFT Rollout to 100 Countries — Platform Connects With Third Party Web3 Wallets – Bitcoin News

Jamie Redman Jamie Redman is the News Lead at Bitcoin.com News and a financial tech journalist living in Florida. Redman has been an active member of the cryptocurrency community since 2011. He has a passion for Bitcoin, open-source code, and decentralized applications. Since September 2015, Redman has written more than 5,700 articles for Bitcoin.com News […]

Categories
Science

Heat pumps: ‘Dire’ engineer shortage putting roll-out in jeopardy: ‘Out of touch!’

The Government has set a target of deploying 600,000 heat pumps every year by 2028 as part of its Boiler Upgrade Scheme, But so far, meeting this target has proved a struggle, with the UK installing just 60,000 per year currently. With staggering installation costs of around £10,000 on average (although you can apply for […]

Categories
UK

Smart meters ‘utterly pointless’ despite ‘onslaught’ of roll-out, says SEB MURPHY-BATES

The misnomer of ‘smart meter’ has attained such commonality that I reckon it rivals The Beatles for UK name-recognition. Even those who don’t submit to the sacrament of The Installation can’t escape the miserable barrage of letters, emails and online account notifications nudging us to welcome these ridiculous devices into our homes. As a recent […]

Categories
Finance

England’s health bosses should not ‘take eye off ball’ on Covid jab rollout, say MPs

Health chiefs overseeing England’s Covid-19 vaccination programme must beware of taking “their eye off the ball”, the House of Commons public accounts committee said on Wednesday, warning that almost 3mn people are yet to receive a single Covid shot. The UK achieved one of the fastest vaccination rollouts in the world after jabs were first […]

Categories
Technology

5G rollout around the corner: Are Indian enterprises looking to adopt 5G? – ET CIO

As 4G unlocked the app economy, 5G is poised to unlock higher bandwidth, near real-time responses, the industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), and mission-critical products and applications. It has the potential to significantly improve productivity, optimize service quality and reduce costs, leading to increased economic output and consumer willingness to pay for goods and services, […]

Categories
Science

How Artist Stephanie Hongo Transforms Household Trash into Eco-Friendly Animal Masterpieces

How Stephanie Hongo Transforms Trash into Eco-Friendly Masterpieces | PEOPLE.com Skip to content Top Navigation Close this dialog window Explore PEOPLE.com Close this dialog window Share & More Close this dialog window View image How Artist Stephanie Hongo Transforms Household Trash into Eco-Friendly Animal Masterpieces this link is to an external site that may or […]

Categories
Finance

Universal Credit warning: DWP can stop benefits payments if you miss roll-out deadline

“Those too unwell to engage with the DWP could be left unable to pay their rent, buy food, or pay their rising energy bills. “During a cost-of-living crisis, this could put the entire incomes of over 700,000 people with mental health problems, learning disabilities and dementia at risk. This is completely unacceptable. “The DWP should […]

Categories
Technology

Swiss edtech platform picks up €1.45 million for global rollout of research cloud workspace product

Swiss edtech startup Alphacruncher has raised €1.45 million funding from Austrian venture capital firm Alpine Equity, NGM, private investors and existing users. The funding will enable the global rollout of its education and research cloud workspace product, Nuvolos. The startup is currently operating in the DACH region. According to the platform, Nuvolos bridges the gap […]

Categories
Health

Spring booster rollout as Covid numbers climb in UK

NHS staff received the earliest boosters last September and they will become eligible for fourth doses six months on. This will be followed by care home residents and those aged over 75. The majority of those who qualify are expected to be invited during April. The top-up doses may come at a crucial time as […]

Categories
Science

Energy crisis deepens: UK’s EV plan in disarray as ‘number of issues’ hamstring rollout

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has made a major push for turning the UK into an electric car manufacturing powerhouse. In November last year, the Government announced plans to install up to 145,000 extra charge points across England each year. By 2030, the UK will ban the sale of new petrol and diesel cars, shifting the […]