'You can't pick and choose what you want': France and Ireland vented their frustration at Britain's lack of clarity over Brexit British Prime Minister Theresa May has promised to trigger Article 50 which would enable the formal divorce talks with the European Union by the end of March, but has so far been tight-lipped about ... will go well," French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc ... 12/1/2016 - 2:26 am | View Link
France, Ireland frustrated at Britain's lack of Brexit clarity British Prime Minister Theresa May has promised to trigger Article 50 which would enable the formal divorce talks with the European Union by the end of March, but has so far been tight-lipped about ... will go well," French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc ... 11/30/2016 - 11:22 pm | View Link
Is Britain’s Brexit Strategy Really ‘Have Cake and Eat It’? It also warned “French likely to be most difficult ... trigger formal divorce talks with the European Union by the end of March but has so far been tight-lipped about what Britain is seeking to achieve in the two-years of talks which will then ... 11/29/2016 - 4:18 am | View Link
France and Britain In Danger of Winter Power Shortages French electricity demand is highly sensitive to cold weather ... The U.K. has a reserve of power stations it can activate and National Grid Plc has described this winter as “tight but manageable.” Southern U.K., northern France, Germany and Italy ... 11/27/2016 - 4:00 pm | View Link
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Uber has acquired a 15-person artificial intelligence startup to boost its efforts toward self-driving cars, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal.
The New York-based startup, Geometric Intelligence, will move to San Francisco and become a new division of Uber called Uber AI Labs, the Journal reports.
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“Driverless cars are going to be at the center of what we do,” Gary Marcus, Geometric Intelligence’s chief…
Developers have unveiled plans to transform a block on downtown's west side into a 12-story mixed-use apartment complex.
Focus Development LLC, led by Shaffin Jetha, is planning to build 230 apartments at 418 W. Fayette St. with 120 parking spaces and 12,000 square feet of retail on the first floor. Jetha said he hopes to break ground on the $60 million project in June, with construction taking about two years to complete.
The building, known as the University Lofts, will be tailored to University…
A Charlotte cybersecurity company said it's moving its corporate headquarters to Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Root9B Technologies, Inc. said it's moving its headquarters to the current Colorado Springs headquarters of Root9B, which it said is its wholly owned cybersecurity company. Root9B Technologies said it's changing its name to Root9B Holdings Inc.
In an effort to move from the OTC bulletin board to the Nasdaq stock exchange, Root9B said it's announcing a 1:15 reverse stock split.
The Seattle region’s first taste of winter weather has prompted Alaska Airlines to cancel more than two dozen flights Monday morning at Sea-Tac.
In a note to travelers posted on the airline’s blog, Alaska Air and Horizon Air have canceled 26 flights out of Seattle-Tacoma International Airport Monday morning. Alaska noted that the weather forecast predicts up to 2 inches of accumulated snow.
Alaska Air said passengers will be automatically rebooked to a later flight.
From a cyber-threat detection service and a provider of artificially intelligent customer engagement software, to the maker of a wine-pouring device, the companies that raised the most money in November showcase the diversity of Massachusetts's startup ecosystem.
The dozen largest funding rounds in the state last month (excluding biotechnology and life sciences companies) combined for $220.1 million in investment.
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Hope so. Even if you're just so-so, you're still gonna get today's complement of Five Things. So, here ya' go.
A wild ride
A bit of a shameless plug here: Our year-end coverage kicks off later today.
And, yeah, it's going to be quite a ride, dotted by melancholy, wonderment and, as we head into 2017, loads of uncertainty.
If you're a tippler ( the Holiday Ale Festival, BTW, was great), you might want to say "so long" to the year by trying a couple of the…