North America’s first industrial scale EV battery materials plant coming to Loyalist Township

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was joined by local dignitaries from every level of government at Queen’s University today, Wednesday, Jul. 13, 2022, to announce a multi-billion-dollar investment to build a first-of-its-kind industrial scale cathode and precursor materials manufacturing plant in Loyalist Township. This investment of about C$1.5 billion by Umicore

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Contact tracing apps ‘fundamentally flawed’ for controlling COVID-19

A computing expert from Queen’s University says mobile contact tracing apps simply aren’t useful for managing the spread of COVID-19. “The thing is, these just can’t work,” said David Skillicorn, a professor of computing at Queen’s University. Contact tracing apps use a phone’s Bluetooth mechanism to alert people when they’ve

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