The dangers and promises of quantum computing are approaching

The stark warning came from one of the tech world’s most prominent CEOs. Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai told an audience at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, three years ago that quantum computing has the potential to change humanity’s understanding of the natural world, enabling scientists to create new drugs and better batteries, among … Read more

Britain’s penchant for Reaganomics is well received by the market

Gears has now set the country on an economic path diametrically opposed to most, if not all, of the major global economies. Hannah McKay | Reuters LONDON – Britain’s new Prime Minister Liz Truss may have talked a lot about the “downstream economy” during her election campaign this summer, but no one expected that A … Read more

Robert Sarver sells Phoenix Suns and Mercury after harassment report

Phoenix Suns owner and Robert Sarver attend Game Two of the 2021 WNBA Finals at the Footprint Center on October 13, 2021 in Phoenix, Arizona. Christian Petersen | Getty Images Phoenix Suns owner and Mercury owner Robert Sarver said he would begin the process of selling both professional basketball teams after a detailed report on … Read more

Semiconductor alliances between the United States and Asia can hold back China

Analysts told CNBC that leading chip makers, including the United States, are forming alliances, in part to secure the semiconductor supply chain and prevent China from taking the lead in the industry. Places like the United States, South Korea, Japan and Taiwan, which have strong semiconductor industries, have sought partnerships around biotechnology. “The direct cause … Read more

European stocks open to close; Markets brace for more Fed rate action

Rheinmetall tops European stocks with 9.6% gain German company for the manufacture of cars and weapons Rheinmetall It rose 9.6% late in the morning, leading to broad gains for defense companies after Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a partial military mobilization, in an apparent escalation of tensions in the war in Ukraine. Rheinmetall shares have … Read more

WNBA players skip Russia and choose other places to play

Courtney Vanderslott #22 of Chicago Sky leads to the basket against Britney Grenier #42 of Phoenix Mercury during Game 4 of the WNBA Finals at Winterst Arena on October 17, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. Stacy Revere | Getty Images Highly publicized Britney Grenier’s legal troubles in Russia and the country’s invasion of Ukraine have led … Read more