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IPhone manufacturer finally opening up Wisconsin factory in 2020

13 days ago   |   By iMore

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Foxconn's Wisconsin factory is set to open up in May 2020.
The plant will employ 1,500 at first and ramp up to 1,820 by the end of the year.
It's a far cry from the 13,000 jobs president Donald Trump promised last year, which Foxconn has until 2032 to actually fill out.
That's a far cry from the 13,000 jobs promised by president Donald Trump.
Foxconn's long-awaited Wisconsin factory is finally opening in May 2020. Governor Tony Evers confirmed the news in an interview with CNBC , clarifying the murky situation regarding the plant.
However, the factory will only employ...
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Humans may have reached Europe by 210,000 years ago

Humans may have reached Europe by 210,000 years ago

13 days ago   |   By Ars Technica

Enlarge / A view of the Apidima 1 skull from behind , above , and below. The scale bar represents 5 cm.
A few fossilized bones from the back of a skull may prove that our species spread into Eurasia much earlier than previously suspected. A new study of the partial skull, which was excavated from Apidima Cave in southern Greece 40 years ago, suggests that the fossil is Homo sapiens and that it's roughly 210,000 years old. That makes it the oldest member of our species ever found outside of Africa.
The fossil, known as Apidima 1, is likely the remains of a member of an early wave of humans...
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