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About Matthew Flynn

Managing Editor, appreciator of maligned cinema
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Addressing the Skilled-Labor Shortage in Manufacturing
2 months ago

Addressing the Skilled-Labor Shortage in Manufacturing

Despite growth and optimism in the sector, a looming workforce crisis casts a dark shadow.

National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) released the results of their Outlook Survey earlier this month, …
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IBM to Acquire Red Hat in Third-Biggest U.S. Tech Deal in History
2 months ago

IBM to Acquire Red Hat in Third-Biggest U.S. Tech Deal in History

The estimated $34 billion acquisition looks to improve IBM’s standing in the cloud market

Over the weekend, IBM announced that it will acquire Red Hat, an open-source software company …
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Making It Rain

A Southern California startup found a way to create safe drinking water from the air — and won $1.75 million for doing it

Earlier this week, XPRIZE announced the winner …
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Sea Change
2 months ago

Sea Change

The threat of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch and the challenges of cleaning it

The Great Pacific Garbage Patch was first discovered in 1997 by Charles Moore, a scientist with …
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Add It Up
2 months ago

Add It Up

Advances in additive manufacturing hold great promise for the aerospace industry.

The aerospace industry has come a long way since the Wright Brothers were first granted a contract to build …
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Blockchain Could Give Canada’s Cannabis Supply Chain the Support It Needs
2 months ago

Blockchain Could Give Canada’s Cannabis Supply Chain the Support It Needs

The long-awaited day of Canada’s legalization of recreational marijuana revealed some shortcomings

October 17, 2018 was a big day in Canada — it marked the country-wide legalization of recreational marijuana, …
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Building in a Virtual World
2 months ago

Building in a Virtual World

How virtual reality is impacting the construction industry

More than just a new way of battling bad guys and piloting spaceships from the comfort of your home, virtual reality has …
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Waste Not, Want Not
2 months ago

Waste Not, Want Not

Upcycling has the opportunity to put a dent in world hunger by reclaiming some of the 1.3 billion tons of food wasted every year

“An estimated 124 million people in …
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Heart of Ice
2 months ago

Heart of Ice

We’re closer than ever to freezing organs and making transplant waitlists a thing of the past

According to UNOS, the United Network for Organ Sharing, 20 people in the United …
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Fitting In
2 months ago

Fitting In

The popularity of modular construction is changing the construction industry by offering solutions to long-standing problems

Modular construction is the process of assembling homes and buildings using prefabricated parts (modules) …
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