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MORE electric-vehicle charging stations like this one will help Rhode Island meet environmental goals, said Kevin Miller of ChargePoint, a California-based manufacturer. / COURTESY CHARGEPOINT

ChargePoint backs National Grid Rhode Island electric-vehicle proposal

PROVIDENCE – With public comment beginning on National Grid Rhode Island’s electric-vehicle or EV, charging proposal on June 19 for Rhode Island, the plan...

New whaling museum online database puts research, documents in one spot

NEW BEDFORD – Whaling-history buffs can now find archival ship logbooks, crew lists and voyage information at WhalingHistory.org, a whaling-history database developed by the...

Five Questions With: Clare King

All systems are go for textile-technology product manufacturer Propel to get its innovative “Steam Suit” onto U.S. Navy submarines. Nominated for a Secretary of...

NUWC engineer wins award for cybersecurity knowledge, leadership

NEWPORT – Computer engineer Nicole Nunez was named the winner of the Naval Undersea Warfare Center Division Newport’s Helen Martha Sternberg Award. The honor...

Real-time product searches featured on new Ocean State Job Lot website

NORTH KINGSTOWN – North-Kingstown-based discount retailer Ocean State Job Lot has unveiled a new website, the company announced in a press release, which allows...

Tech Collective presents June 19 session on continuous integration

PROVIDENCE – Tech Collective hosts an interactive presentation from Kenzan LLC’s Scott Pullano and Jonathan Stockdill June 19 from 6-8 p.m. on the topic...
ACCORDING TO AAA, 73 percent of drivers are leery about self-driving cars. / COURTESY AAA

AAA: Trust in autonomous cars takes a hit with publicized crashes

PROVIDENCE – A new report from the American Automobile Association shows most American drivers – 73 percent – say they would be too afraid...
RENEE HOBBS is a professor of communication studies and the director of the media education lab at the University of Rhode Island.

Five Questions With: Renee Hobbs

Though it seems like everyone uses digital media for, well, everything, there are actually gaps in its use in society. These gaps, says Renee...
STEAMSHIP HISTORICAL SOCIETY of America has launched an interactive, educational website for students regarding the U.S. transition from sail to steam in the early 19th century.

Steamship Historical Society opens archives with new website

WARWICK – The Warwick-based Steamship Historical Society of America has launched an interactive website called STEAMing Into the Future, sharing the group’s archives online. The...
THE COMMUNICATION EFFORTS of the R.I. Division of Motor Vehicles during its changeover to a modern computer system last year has yielded the DMV an award from an industry trade group.

R.I. Division of Motor Vehicles lauded for social media campaign

CRANSTON – The R.I. Division of Motor Vehicles was recognized by a motor-industry trade association for its communication efforts during the replacement of its...

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