Apple quietly giving up its place on Didi’s board

Apple had invested a billion dollars in 2016 in Didi, the Chinese leader in VTC and carpooling and as such, the local equivalent of Uber. Six years later, the Cupertino firm quietly abandons its partner, as reported Bloomberg noting that Adrian Perica has resigned from his position on Didi’s board of directors. He had obtained … Read more

A transgenic super-rice less dependent on nitrogen fertilizers

By Pierre Kaldy Posted yesterday at 5:55 p.m., Update yesterday at 5:55 p.m. Reducing the use of nitrogenous fertilizers makes it possible to limit the pollution of the soil caused by their excessive use with regard to the needs of the plants. Thirawatana – DECRYPTION – Chinese researchers have increased the yield of cereals … Read more