Nippon Steel to boost R&D spending to hasten decarbonisation

Nippon Steel, the world’s No.3 steelmaker, will boost research and development (R&D) spending to speed decarbonisation in steelmaking as it faces growing pressure to cut carbon emissions to help tackle climate change, a company executive said. “We will input considerable resource into R&D on decarbonisation technology,” Executive Vice President Katsuhiro Miyamoto told Reuters in an […]

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TeamViewer acquires U.S. augmented reality software firm Upskill

German remote connectivity software company TeamViewer said on Tuesday it had acquired Upskill, a U.S. company that specialises in augmented reality applications for front-line workers. The deal marks the third takeover by CEO Oliver Steil since TeamViewer, headquartered in Goeppingen, was floated in Sept. 2019 by private equity backer Permira. Terms were not disclosed for […]

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