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CES technology trade show adopts social theme
Technology

CES technology trade show adopts social theme

Las Vegas, Jan 6 (Reuters) - Farm equipment took the keynote spotlight at the CES technology trade show in Las Vegas, as "human security for all" became the first theme in its 56-year history.In his speech opening the Consumer Electronics Show on Thursday, John Deere Chief Executive John May laid out a strategy of using technology to feed a hungry world as arable land and rural labor decline while costs are rising."Technology allows farmers to create more with less," May told an audience of 2,000 at one of the world's largest tech events, organized by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA).The trade group is partnering with the World Academy of Art and Science and the United Nations Trust Fund for Human Security to encourage the tech industry to help tackle the world's most pressing ...
My New Year’s Resolution To Republican Politicians Regarding ESG
Politics

My New Year’s Resolution To Republican Politicians Regarding ESG

Date: January 1, 2023 To: All Republican Politicians Who Are Concerned About ESG From: Bob Eccles Subject: Extending an Invitation to Meet with You ___________________________________________________________ It is customary on New Year’s Day to make resolutions. Here is one of mine. It is an offer to meet with any GOP politician at the federal or state level to talk about ESG.Person writing new year resolutions first person viewgetty Before explaining my resolution, I want to sincerely wish all of you a Happy New Year and all the best for a great 2023. While I’m a Democrat, I am not a doctrinaire one. I live in Massachusetts and happily voted twice for Charlie Baker as Governor and contributed to his campaign. In admittedly modest amounts because I am only an academic. Thus, despi...