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SAIC to Buy Rival Engility for USD 1.5 Billion

SAIC to Buy Rival Engility for USD 1.5 Billion

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) said on Monday it will acquire Engility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EGL) for USD 1.5 Billion in stock, a deal that will turn it into the second-largest independent U.S. government services contractor.E..

Ford supplies employees with exoskeleton vest to reduce fatigue and injury incidences

Ford supplies employees with exoskeleton vest to reduce fatigue and injury incidences

Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) is now providing workers with a new exoskeleton vest called the EksoVest that helps decrease fatigue and wear and tear on the bodies of employees. “Building vehicles is physically a tough job” Ford&rsquo..

Boeing leases a 100,000 square foot space with MIT for their Boeing Aerospace & Autonomy Center in Kendall Square

Boeing leases a 100,000 square foot space with MIT for their Boeing Aerospace & Autonomy Center in Kendall Square

The Boeing Company (NASDAQ: BA) and the Massachusetts’s Institute of Technology (MIT) reached an agreement in which Boeing will lease 100,000 sq. ft. for their new Boeing Aerospace & Autonomy Center in MIT’s new mixed-use district in..

Arcadia Bioscences and Shriram Bioseed Announce Extended Shelf Life Tomatoes Development

Arcadia Bioscences and Shriram Bioseed Announce Extended Shelf Life Tomatoes Development

Agricultural food company Arcadia Biosciences (NASDAQ: RKDA) and seed development company Shriram Bioseed announced it achieved development in Extended Shelf Life (ESL) tomatoes. Bioseed field tested Arcadia’s ESL technology for several n..

Lab-Grown Meat, backed by Bill Gates & Tyson Foods, Meets FDA

Lab-Grown Meat, backed by Bill Gates & Tyson Foods, Meets FDA

There are lab-grown meat startups relying on animal cells to produce beef, poultry and seafood products for consumers. Companies like Memphis Meats Inc. and Future Meat Technologies have taken advantage of creating cultured meat, an alternative to r..

Twitter to join S&P 500, replacing Monsanto

Twitter to join S&P 500, replacing Monsanto

Dow Jones Indices announced that Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR) will be joining the S&P 500 replacing Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) in the index. Monsanto, an agrochemical and agricultural biotechnology corporation, will be removed from the S&..

Gilead Shares Fall After Hepatitis C treatment Sales Plunge

Gilead Shares Fall After Hepatitis C treatment Sales Plunge

Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD) reported its first quarter financial results after market close on Tuesday and missed analysts estimates. Shares fell by 7 percent after the opening bell on Wednesday.For the first quarter, Gilead reported revenue..