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Valleytronics Discovery Could Extend Limits of Moores Law

Study finds that light polarization properties of candidate material offer additional computing degrees of freedom (510) 486-6601 • Research appearing today in Nature Communications finds useful new information-handling potential in samples of tin(II) sulfide (SnS), a candidate “valleytronics” transistor material that might one day enable chipmakers to pack more computing

Haslam Announces County Unemployment Rates Remain Low Across Tennessee

Thursday, December 28, 2017 02:30pm NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Department of Labor and Workforce Development (TDLWD) Commissioner Burns Phillips today announced unemployment rates in November remained low across the state and the vast majority of Tennessee counties continue to experience rates below 5 percent. Davidson and Williamson

USTDA Supports ICT in South Africa with U.S. Technologies

CAPE TOWN, South Africa – The U.S. Trade and Development Agency has awarded a grant to the City of Cape Town to fund a feasibility study that will assess the viability of proposed investments in five key information and communications technology (ICT) areas: enabling infrastructure; intelligent transportation systems; safety and

Executive Kittleman orders removal of Confederate memorial outside of Circuit Courthouse

August 22, 2017 Media Contacts: Deidre McCabe, Director of Strategic Planning and Communications, 410-313-4023 ELLICOTT CITY, MD – Howard County Executive Allan H. Kittleman today announced that the Confederate memorial located outside the Howard County Circuit Courthouse in Ellicott City has been removed and will be donated to a local

Jobs Critical for Bangladesh Development – World Bank Chief Economist

DHAKA, December 14, 2015 — World Bank Senior Vice President and Chief Economist Kaushik Basu said creating more higher-skilled jobs was a top priority for Bangladesh and commended the country’s remarkable development progress while meeting the Prime Minister today. Basu praised Bangladesh’s efforts to create more and better jobs, a