Mississippi, the last American state to renounce the Confederate emblem

Mississippi’s elected officials finally gave up the Confederate emblem that had appeared on their flag for 126 years. The House of Representatives and the State Senate voted on Sunday for a bill that will send the current flag to oblivion.┬áThe legislation has gained support from…

Deaths in Italy exceed the death rate

The Italian government reported that during March and April there was a surplus of 46,909 deaths compared to the country’s normal death rate, according to a new report that believes most could be attributed to the coronavirus pandemic. The Italian social security and welfare agency…

Google will not develop artificial intelligence for oil

Google will no longer develop custom AI tools to accelerate oil and gas extraction, the company reported Tuesday, taking distance from its cloud computing rivals Microsoft and Amazon. The announcement was made after a report Tuesday that documents how the three tech companies harness artificial…

Massive Drop In Smart Phone Sales

The global market for ‘smartphones’ has experienced a decrease of 13% compared to the previous year, according to data from the first quarter of 2020, which means sales below 300 million units. The Covid-19 pandemic has had a negative impact on the mobile phone market,…