Wish Book readers make a huge difference to the community

Despite deep economic uncertainties in 2022, Wish Book readers have generously donated more than $900,000 to Mercury News’ annual holiday campaign, making a huge impact on their more challenged neighbors. “This impressive result is a testament to the power of local journalism in partnership with the generosity of members of our community,” said Sharon Ryan, … Read more

Why small businesses make a big difference

Interview with Soumitra Dutta, Dean of Saïd Business School, University of Oxford Big companies grab the headlines. From Apple and Amazon to Reliance and Tata, global conglomerates and heavyweights make billions of dollars each year, with huge workforces behind them. So when we think of business, we rarely have in mind SMEs or SMEs. This … Read more

Financial literacy (or lack thereof) can make a difference of $10,000 or more per year in your portfolio in 2023

Suriyawut Suriya/Getty Images/iStockphoto Ignorance can be bliss, but when it comes to personal finance, it can also end up costing you a lot of money. See: 4 Reasons You Should Cancel Amazon PrimeRead: 3 Ways Smart People Save Money On Filing Their TaxesFind out: How the recession in 2023 will differ from 2008 and how … Read more

Is this by Rothko or a robot? We ask the experts to tell the difference between human and AI art | Art

The year 2022 was when AI-generated images went viral. Online, you may have come across very realistic yet suspiciously improbable images of, say, an astronaut riding a horse through space or an avocado doubling as an armchair. Numerous new generators – including Dall-E, Midjourney and Stable Diffusion – offer anyone with an internet connection the … Read more

How InfoWest is making a difference to the community and its customers – St George News

stock image | Image via metamorworks/iStock/Getty Images Plus, St. George News Contributed content – It’s a great feeling to know you’re supporting a local business. But are there benefits beyond boosting your community’s economy? InfoWest, Southern Utah’s original ISP since 1994, knows there’s no substitute for the connection you get from a local company. stock … Read more

Space offers a ‘dramatic difference’ [R&D] Environment’: Chief Scientist of the ISS Laboratory

The International Space Station (ISS) is open for business, chief scientist for the International Space Station National Laboratory, Dr. Michael Roberts, told Yahoo Finance at CES 2023 (video above). Roberts was at the event to spread the word about research and development opportunities on the International Space Station. “We’ve all seen videos of crew members … Read more