Vancouver company developing tech for Europe's self-driving buses – CBC.ca

Vancouver company developing tech for Europe's self-driving buses – CBC.ca

The European Union wants to develop self-driving buses and a Vancouver company is part of a competition to make that goal a reality. Spare Labs is one of five companies taking part in the FABULOS (Future Automated Bus Urban Level Operation Systems) project funded by the EU. Strathcona-based Spare is developing technology to direct self-driving, […]

Padraig Harrington to captain Europe at 2020 Ryder Cup, Steve Stricker to lead USA Team – Express

Padraig Harrington to captain Europe at 2020 Ryder Cup, Steve Stricker to lead USA Team – Express

Harrington will remarkably become the third Irish-born European Captain in the past four Ryder Cup’s after Paul McGinley captained the victorious 2014 European Team at Gleneagles and with Darren Clarke captaining hapless 2016 side that lost at Hazeltine. The 47-year old Dubliner became the overwhelming favourite when England’s Lee Westwood confirmed late last year, he […]

Cheap flights to Bali, USA, Japan, Europe: Best flight deals for 2019 – NEWS.com.au

Cheap flights to Bali, USA, Japan, Europe: Best flight deals for 2019 – NEWS.com.au

It’s January, and that means everyone is obsessed with travel. If you’re not actually on holidays yourself, we know you’re busy plotting your next escape. And for those who missed out on Cathay Pacific’s incredible accidental fares ($966 for return business flights to New York!), there are still some decent cheap flights out there. Among […]

Nubia Red Magic Mars gaming phone comes to North America and Europe in late January, starting at $399 – Android Police

Nubia Red Magic Mars gaming phone comes to North America and Europe in late January, starting at $399 – Android Police

Gaming smartphone fans in North America and Europe on the lookout for their next phone will soon have another option to consider. Smartphone manufacturer Nubia, the now-independent offshoot of ZTE, has a presence at CES 2019, where it’s announcing plans to sell the gaming-focused Red Magic Mars in these new regions starting January 31st.  The […]

Does Europe Need Its Own Silicon Valley? – Seeking Alpha

Does Europe Need Its Own Silicon Valley? – Seeking Alpha

Executive Summary The 2018 State of European Tech Report was released only a few weeks ago, depicting the successes and challenges the tech ecosystem faced in Europe during 2018. Overall, the often underrated technology sector in Europe can be considered to be in excellent shape looking into 2019, with some threatening clouds in the horizon. […]

Europe Continues to Shrink Religious Liberty – National Review

Europe Continues to Shrink Religious Liberty – National Review

(Mohsin Raza/REUTERS) As western society secularizes, religious liberty is in danger of becoming passé. Increasingly, jurisdictions are enacting laws in furtherance of legitimate social considerations that, concomitantly, shrivel the freedom of religious believers to live according to their personal faith precepts. Western Europe is leading the way. Belgium now requires all food animals be stunned […]