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IBM, Call for Code, and the Linux Foundation announce new open source projects to combat racism

The Linux Foundation last week announced it was hosting seven open source projects in partnership with IBM and David Clark Cause’s Call for Code for Racial Justice. Background: Call for Code for Racial Justice launched late last year to solicit solutions from the global coding community. The goal of the challenge is to come up with novel open source solutions backed by IBM and partner technologies such as cloud computing and artificial intelligence. There are currently seven “solution starters” ...
Tags: Startups, Tech, Artificial Intelligence, Ibm, Linux Foundation, David Clark, Ruth Davis, Racial Justice, Neural


Blues Legend Elvin Bishop Coming to Jazz Alley on February 25th to 28th

The Pacific Jazz Institute at Dimitriou's Jazz Alley welcomes blues legend Elvin Bishop and his band for four nights and six shows. Band members are Ed Earley on trombone and percussion, Bob Welsh on guitar and piano, Ruth Davis on bass, S. E. Williks on keys and accordion, and Bobby Cochran working his magic on drums and vocals.
Tags: Ruth Davis, Elvin Bishop, Blues Legend Elvin Bishop Coming, Pacific Jazz Institute, Dimitriou s Jazz Alley, Ed Earley, Bob Welsh, Bobby Cochran


G7 Vows To Phase Out Fossil Fuels By 2100

Taco Cowboy writes: The G7 group of countries has issued a pledge that they will phase out fossil fuels by the end of this century. The announcement was warmly welcomed by environmental groups. "Angela Merkel took the G7 by the scruff of the neck," said Ruth Davis a political advisor to Greenpeace and a senior associate at E3G. "Politically, the most important shift is that chancellor Merkel is back on climate change. This was not an easy negotiation. She did not have to put climate change on th...
Tags: Angela Merkel, Eu, Davis, Merkel, Greenpeace, Taco Cowboy, Ruth Davis