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Solar plane takes off without a drop of fuel

A Swiss solar-powered plane took off from Abu Dhabi early on Monday, marking the start of the first attempt to fly around the world without a drop of fuel. Solar Impulse founder André Borschberg was at the controls of the single-seater when it took off from the Al Bateen Executive Airport. Borschberg will trade off

Plane Skids Off Runway at LaGuardia Airport

A passenger jet skidded off a runway at LaGuardia Airport and crashed into a fence as it tried to land amid a blinding wintry mix Thursday morning, Port Authority officials tell NBC 4 New York. One hundred and twenty-five passengers and five crew members were on the Delta plane, an MD-88 headed to New York

CHALLENGE UP! – Cisco, Deutsche Telekom and Intel Announce Joint Startup Program

Today at Mobile World Congress, Cisco, Deutsche Telekom and Intel announced Challenge Up! a joint Internet of Things (IoT) accelerator for startups from the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region. The program aims at helping innovative IoT startups go-to-market faster through joint projects, mentoring, high-value networking and corporate assets. Selected companies would also be

Power: FG Inaugurates Call Centre For Enhanced Service Delivery

Federal Government has launched a service call centre for the Federal Ministry of Power in Abuja, aimed at enhancing service delivery. Speaking during the inauguration, Minister of Power, Prof. Chinedu Nebo, described the interactive facility as the heart beat of people that would guarantee a more appreciable provision of the sector’s services, adding that would