Commerce Department moves to close patent gap for women and minorities

Best listening experience is on Chrome, Firefox or Safari. Subscribe to Federal Drive’s daily audio interviews on Apple Podcasts or PodcastOne. The Commerce Department, through the Patent and Trademark Office, has for several years operated a plan to help more women and minorities gain access to the patent system and fill what hasContinue Reading

Mercado Libre and Kaszek close innovative $287M Initial

MEKA Pioneer Corp raises $287M to further strengthen the Latin American digital ecosystem.The deal introduces an innovative SPAC structure that better aligns incentives for all stakeholders involved.After a successful IPO, MEKA will start dialoguing with top technology companies to build a tailored partnership model. NEW YORK and MIAMI and SÃOContinue Reading

Mercado Libre and Kaszek close innovative $287M Initial Public Offering of Pioneer Corp SPAC and will begin talks with leading Latin American technology companies on landmark partnership

MEKA Pioneer Corp raises $287M to further strengthen the Latin American digital ecosystem.The deal introduces an innovative SPAC structure that better aligns incentives for all stakeholders involved.After a successful IPO, MEKA will start dialoguing with top technology companies to build a tailored partnership model. NEW YORK and MIAMI and SÃOContinue Reading

Time for China and U.S. to close ranks for environment's sake

The Pingjing photovoltaic (PV) power station and Dahaizi wind power station in Weining County, southwest China’s Guizhou Province, March 13, 2018. /Xinhua The Pingjing photovoltaic (PV) power station and Dahaizi wind power station in Weining County, southwest China’s Guizhou Province, March 13, 2018. /Xinhua Editor’s note: Stephen Ndegwa is a Nairobi-basedContinue Reading

Environment Committee Gets Close to New Single-Use Plastics Plan

News Wednesday, February 24th 2021, 3:25 PM EST REHOBOTH BEACH, Del.- Back to the drawing board for the Rehoboth Beach Environment Committee.  The committee is not erasing everything from the board, but restructuring how it looks for some of their plans. The committee is still sticking with most of its original plan toContinue Reading