• World: Committee on the Rights of the Child commemorates the thirtieth anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of Child 17 Sep 2019 16:40 The Committee on the Rights of the Child commemorated the thirtieth anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child this afternoon by organizing an event called: “30 Years of Children’s Rights: Where We Are and Where We Want to Be”. Two panel …
  • Win a DVD Action Bundle to celebrate the... 17 Sep 2019 16:37 17 September 2019 BRUCE WILLIS and JEAN CLAUDE VAN DAMME are BACK in two edge-of-your-seat actioners, both coming to Digital HD and DVD next month. CELEBRATING the release of 10 Minutes Gone (Willis) and We Die Young (Van Damme) in October we will be …
  • EyeforTravel Revenue Optimization & Growth Summit 17 Sep 2019 16:35 All is not calm in travel. Margins diminish, the alternative lodging tornado rips through traditional suppliers, the parity nightmare grinds on and there are calls that traditional loyalty is dead. But itÂ’s not all doom and gloom. Attend EyeforTravelÂ’s …
  • Seafood Expo Global /Seafood Processing Global Moving to Barcelona in 2021 17 Sep 2019 16:34 Seafood Expo Global/Seafood Processing Global, the world’s largest seafood trade event, announced it is moving the global expo to Barcelona, Spain, starting with the 2021 edition. PORTLAND, Maine (PRWEB) September 17, 2019 Today, Diversified …
  • Study indicates early infusion of mononuclear cells could aid in recovery from stroke 17 Sep 2019 16:34 Results of a clinical trial published today in STEM CELLS are the first to document the safety and feasibility of the early administration of bone marrow cells to treat acute ischemic stroke patients. DURHAM, N.C. (PRWEB) September 17, 2019 Results of a …
  • Blueprint for Industry 4.0: 4 requirements and 2 steps manufacturers can take today 17 Sep 2019 16:33 The manufacturing industry is no stranger to misconceptions and buzzwords. Collaborative automation, Industry 4.0, artificial intelligence, blockchain – the real reason we allow ourselves to spin in circles on these topics is because we’re inherently …
  • NBCUniversal’s Streaming Service is Called Peacock; Announces ‘Saved by the Bell,’ ‘Battlestar Galactica’ Reboots [Updated] 17 Sep 2019 16:32 Update: Sam Esmail confirmed that his Battlestar Galactica series will not be a remake but a new story set within the universe of the sci-fi franchise. Read more below. NBCUniversal‘s forthcoming streaming service finally has a name: Peacock. An homage to …
  • Wisconsin brothers charged with running massive drug operation that made THC vaping cartridges 17 Sep 2019 16:31 Please enable Javascript to watch this video KENOSHA Wis. - Tyler and Jacob Huffhines face multiple charges, accused of operating an "empire of illegal drugs." The two were busted in connection with a ring selling illegal THC vaping cartridges …
  • Riverssance Festival of Fine Art, September 21-22, and Other Forthcoming Events 17 Sep 2019 16:30   DAVENPORT, IOWA (September 16, 2019) — The valiant Riverssance Committee is about to launch the 2019 Riverssance weekend with around 90 quality visual artists drawn from a national Call for Entries, live local music, a children’s activity tent, and great …
  • Google Fi gets $70 unlimited mobile plan plus free Google One membership 17 Sep 2019 16:29 Google has announced a new unlimited Google Fi plan that gives subscribers near-unfettered access to SMS, calls, and data for a set monthly fee. Google Fi Unlimited, as the plan is called, offers completely unlimited calls and texts, while data is …
  • Millennials and Gen Z Are Using Social Media Less: Here's How to Earn Their Attention and Loyalty Now 17 Sep 2019 16:27 Social media has been a key communication channel for as long as digital marketing has been around—but social media use is declining. Most marketers never believed they'd see the day. After all, teens and young adults have reigned on social media since …
  • You can pay your property taxes with Bitcoin in certain places (if you want to) 17 Sep 2019 16:27 Residents in a handful of Canadian municipalities have a new payment option for property taxes. The cities of Richmond Hill and Innisfil, both north of Toronto, have become the first in the country to accept cryptocurrency — a digital-based payment system …
  • At RSNA, Agfa to transform digital radiography through MUSICA Digital Nerve Center 17 Sep 2019 16:26 Artificial intelligence and deep learning enable operational efficiency, dose reduction and advanced service technologies throughout the entire digital imaging workflow Mortsel, Belgium – 17 September 2019 – 16:00 CET (RSNA, South Hall, Booth #4705) At …
  • Swastika, 'pig' vandalism at Houston-area officer home results in 17 Sep 2019 16:26 On Sunday, police said someone spray painted the word "pig" next to a swastika on the front of his door. On Sunday, police said someone spray painted the word "pig" next to a swastika on the front of his door. Photo: Splendora ISD …
  • Online spending on digital, physical goods forecast to pass US6 trillion by 2024 17 Sep 2019 16:25 The total global transaction value of online payments for digital and physical goods will exceed US$6 trillion by 2024 – a growth of 53% from 2019, according to a new research report. The Juniper Research report - Mobile & Online Remote Payments for …
  • Op-Ed: Chinese university teaching isiZulu: Why we should pay attention 17 Sep 2019 16:23 As the owner of a company that creates and deploys interactive and data-driven digital education content for English second-language students, the recent story on how a Chinese university has started offering Zulu as a course piqued my interest. The …
  • The tech backlash is real, and it’s accelerating 17 Sep 2019 16:23 Is there a backlash toward the technology industry in the culture? I tend to think so, having written about its various twists and turns most weekdays for the past couple years now. But sometimes an obsession with a beat can lead to myopia, and so it can …
  • Competition Bureau’s call for intel on anti-competitive conduct in digital economy raises eyebrows 17 Sep 2019 16:22 The Competition Bureau’s recent call to Canadians to flag anti-competitive conduct in the digital economy is raising eyebrows among industry professionals. Certainly, the Bureau’s consultation seems far more concrete than what is evident from the regulator …
  • "Nail Beanies" Are the New Instagram Nail Look You Need to See 17 Sep 2019 16:21 Instagram/@nail_unistella Oh, Instagram—how you delight, inspire, and confuse. Let us never forget the brilliant gems social media has brought us over the years, like glitter butts, fishtail brows, and, of course, reindeer boobs. And the most recent …
  • Modi gets 'digital' gift from BJP on 69th birthday 17 Sep 2019 16:20 Image Source : FILE Modi gets 'digital' gift from BJP on 69th birthday Prime Minister Narendra Modi got a "digital" gift from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on his 69th birthday on Tuesday. The gift is a digital compilation of Modi' …
  • Kaia Health Announces $8 Million in Funding Led by Optum Ventures 17 Sep 2019 16:20 Devices Venture Capital  News Release - September 17, 2019 Optum Ventures' strategic investment will accelerate Kaia Health's growth in the United States NEW YORK and BOSTON, Sept. 17, 2019 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Kaia …
  • Cranborne Audio Interfaces Ship 17 Sep 2019 16:19 Cranborne Audio and UK distributor Sound Technology Ltd have announced immediate availability of the new 500R8 and 500ADAT racks. Here's the details in their own words... 500R8 is the centrepiece of the modern studio. It's a 28-in/30-out USB …
  • Infutor introduces solution that cultivates predicative modeling solutions for the housing industry 17 Sep 2019 16:19 Infutor, consumer identity management provider, is introducing its Connex Home Equity Value and Connex Automated Valuation Model (AVM) solutions, which use consumer identity data, property data, and advanced machine learning to calculate current home …
  • Huobi announces launch of cryptocurrency exchange in Argentina 17 Sep 2019 16:19 (Reuters) - Huobi Group, which runs one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, announced on Tuesday the official launch of a digital asset exchange in Argentina. Huobi Argentina plans to establish a local team and a fiat gateway to trade or …
  • Introducing the STSPIN32F0B 3-phase BLDC controller with triple half-bridge gate driver from STMicroelectronics 17 Sep 2019 16:19 The STSPIN32F0B from STMicroelectronics is a System-In-Package providing an integrated solution suitable for driving three-phase brushless motors using different driving modes. The device embeds a triple half-bridge gate driver able to drive power MOSFETs …
  • Anacortes man finds prestige in puzzle-making 17 Sep 2019 16:19 Though they run in only two dimensions, crossword puzzles possess astounding depth — as does the passion of those who love them. One Anacortes man has put that passion into practice, making a name for himself as a crossword puzzle constructor. His hand- …
  • Saudi oil attacks: Drones and missiles were launched from Iran - US official 17 Sep 2019 16:18 Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAbqaiq has the world's largest oil processing plant The US has reportedly identified locations in Iran from which drones and cruise missiles were launched against major Saudi oil facilities on …
  • The history of makeup: Where did the Cupid’s bow and cat eyeliner come from? 17 Sep 2019 16:17 Bésame Cosmetics founder and makeup historian Gabriela Hernandez delivers insights into the billion-dollar cosmetic industry. Learn how makeup was deeply impacted by society’s perception of women. Marilyn Monroe is widely credited with saying, “A smile is …
  • The Tech Trifecta: A REIT Way Around the "Retail Apocalypse" 17 Sep 2019 16:16 A general view of a stand displaying 5G mobile network technology on the opening day of the ITU Telecom World 2019 conference organised by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) in Hungexpo Fair Centre in Budapest, Hungary, Monday, Sept. 9, 2019. …
  • They Are What You Eat 17 Sep 2019 16:14 In a 1780 letter to his wife, Abigail, John Adams proposed a chronology of generational obligations for learning. It was his duty, the future president wrote during a sojourn in France, to “study politicks and war,” that the next generation “may have the …
  • Dave Ramsey: First things first 17 Sep 2019 16:14 Dear Dave, My husband and I are in our 30s. We have $15,000 in debt spread across student loans, credit cards and a car payment. We make decent money, and we’ve each got around $50,000 in our 401(k) plans. What steps can we take toward becoming good …
  • Change isn't automatic for SF's stick-shift holdouts 17 Sep 2019 16:12 Ben Ramirez drives around San Francisco (hills and all) in his 1966 VW Beetle.  Yes, it's a manual. Ben Ramirez drives around San Francisco (hills and all) in his 1966 VW Beetle.  Yes, it's a manual. Photo: Blair Heagerty / SFGate Photo: Blair …
  • Initial tariffs deal has been agreed with Japan: Trump 17 Sep 2019 16:10 US President Donald Trump on Monday said that the US had reached an initial agreement on tariffs with Japan, after often claiming that Tokyo has had an unfair advantage in bilateral trade. Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe last month said the …
  • New Trump tariffs may hit European luxury-good brands 17 Sep 2019 16:10 Some of Europe’s top luxury brands are targeted in US President Donald Trump’s latest tariff salvo, which could affect billions of US dollars in exports of US-bound whiskeys, wine, Champagne, handbags and men’s suits. A panel of three WTO arbiters, …
  • HK online banks launch delayed 17 Sep 2019 16:09 The launch of new online-only banks in Hong Kong is expected to be delayed in part due to protests in the territory, people with direct knowledge of the matter said. Most of the eight newly licensed digital banks in Hong Kong, including joint ventures …
  • For many in state, meal time starts with their cellphone 17 Sep 2019 16:08 A lot goes into ordering the perfect burrito. Especially if you have allergies, only like certain kinds of cheese or hate beans. Which is why Sarah Daly often skipped over-the-counter Mexican-style restaurants or was disappointed when her orders didn’t …
  • Delta partners Microsoft for digital transformation 17 Sep 2019 16:08 Delta Electronics Co (å °é ”é›») yesterday announced that it is to cooperate with Microsoft Corp in various domains as the company looks to implement a digital transformation. “We are currently using Microsoft’s hybrid cloud platform, Azure, to predict …
  • Uber And Lyft Are Changing In Their Other Stronghold, Too 17 Sep 2019 16:05 After dropping off passengers at a Broadway play, Johan Nijman, a for-hire driver who runs his own service and also drives for Uber on the side, drives through the West Side of Manhattan on Wednesday evening, August 8, 2018 in New York City. (Photo by Drew …
  • Matrox Acquired by Co-Founder 17 Sep 2019 16:05 Matrox on Monday announced that Lorne Trottier, a co-founder of Matrox, has acquired 100% ownership of the Matrox group of companies, which includes three divisions: Matrox Imaging, Matrox Graphics, and Matrox Video. Founded in 1976 by Lorne Trottier and …
  • #RaceDieRun review for Nintendo Switch 17 Sep 2019 16:03 Platform: Nintendo Switch Publisher: QubicGames Developer: Atomic Raccoon Medium: Digital Players: 1 Online: No ESRB: E Despite #RaceDieRun’s modern-sounding name, it feels like it owes its existence to a pair of much older games. The first is obvious: it …
  • Award-Winning All Season SilverStar Mountain Resort Trusts Maestro PMS for Guest-Focused Multi-Property Resort and Owner Operations 17 Sep 2019 16:03 Summer Bike and Winter Ski Experiences, Groups Events, Seasonal Staff, and Corporate Events, Maestro Brings It All Together Under One System and, 'It Is easy to use and learn so SilverStar can get new hires using the system with confidence quickly.…
  • VOA Interview: Bill Gates   17 Sep 2019 16:01   Living conditions have improved greatly since 2000 even for the world’s poorest people, but billions remain mired in “layers of inequality.” That is the assessment from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s third annual report on progress toward U.N. …
  • Oracle cloud app refresh is all about AI and digital assistants 17 Sep 2019 15:59 Oracle Corp. customers can expect to hear a lot about intelligent digital assistants and machine-driven insights as the company kicks off the first full day of its OpenWorld conference in San Francisco this morning. Major updates to Oracle Enterprise …
  • IT firms’ margins contract in Q1 on onsite hiring, subcontracting costs 17 Sep 2019 15:58 The profitability of IT services companies declined during the first quarter of FY 2020, on account higher employee expenses especially onsite led by fresh hiring, sub-contracting cost and cross currency movements, according to credit rating agency, ICRA. …
  • Best tablets for kids in 2019 that will keep your child entertained 17 Sep 2019 15:57 Kids growing up in 2019 have a vast amount of digital tools and entertainment at their fingertips - great but somewhat bewildering for parents. Depending on how old your child is, you might not want them to be able to access all of the features that come …
  • How to pay property taxes with cryptocurrency 17 Sep 2019 15:56 Residents in a handful of Canadian municipalities have a new payment option for property taxes. The cities of Richmond Hill and Innisfil, both north of Toronto, have become the first in the country to accept cryptocurrency — a digital-based payment system …
  • Expedia Group Signs Agreement To Become Optimized Distributor Of Marriott International Wholesale Rates 17 Sep 2019 15:56 BELLEVUE, WA–Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) and Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced that as part of a new agreement signed in April 2019, Expedia Group will become the exclusive global optimized distributor of Marriott’s wholesale rates, …
  • Research group says AI surveillance expanding worldwide 17 Sep 2019 15:55 WASHINGTON (AP) — A research group says a growing number of countries are following China’s lead in deploying artificial intelligence to track citizens. The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace says at least 75 countries are actively using AI tools …
  • ‘The Good Place: The Selection’ Is the Perfect Appetizer Before the NBC Show’s Final Season 17 Sep 2019 15:55 Over the course of its soon-to-be four-season run, “The Good Place” has notoriously avoided spoilers. Trailers have been sparse-to-nonexistent, teases have been oblique, and cast and crew have been visibly afraid to discuss unaired episodes for fear of …
  • I rented clothes from 5 different services over the course of 3 months and saw how the model could be the future of fashion 17 Sep 2019 15:53 The clothing rental market is booming thanks to shifting consumer demand for e-commerce and sustainable fashion. According to GlobalData Retail, the industry is expected to reach $4.4 billion by 2028. Thanks to the success of services like Rent the Runway, …
  • Impersonation Fraud Still Effective in Obtaining Code Signatures 17 Sep 2019 15:52 Fraudsters continue to attempt to fool certificate authorities into issuing valid digital certificates for legitimate organizations by impersonating an authoritative user. The reward? The ability to sign code with a legitimate signature. From IRS tax scams …
  • California Law to rebuild middle class shows need for congressional action 17 Sep 2019 15:51 California’s new law aimed at requiring employers to pay basic benefits to so called “independent contractors” is a welcome effort to stop employers from ripping off working people.  But Uber’s swift reaction — that the law doesn’t apply to Uber drivers — …
  • Driver leaps from overpass to Eastex Freeway after leading cops 17 Sep 2019 15:51 A driver who led police on a pursuit around downtown Houston jumped off a bridge onto Interstate 59, injuring himself, before he was arrested, police said.  A driver who led police on a pursuit around downtown Houston jumped off a bridge onto Interstate 59 …
  • "Hungry" suspect breaks into store, steals chips, police say 17 Sep 2019 15:51 Police are searching for a “hungry” suspect Tuesday who they said allegedly broke into a grocery store and stole potato chips and other items. Police are searching for a “hungry” suspect Tuesday who they said allegedly broke into a grocery store and stole …
  • Wells Fargo’s Digital Cash plants seeds for bigger blockchain opportunities 17 Sep 2019 15:50 Giants like Facebook, JPMorgan Chase and Walmart are all pushing blockchain for myriad use cases, and now Wells Fargo has joined the fray with its own spin on the distributed ledger technology. Wells Fargo will test Wells Fargo Digital Cash, initially to …
  • Federal government posts $14B shortfall in 2018-19 17 Sep 2019 15:50 OTTAWA - The federal government ran a $14-billion deficit in 2018-19, according to its latest annual financial report, the third year in a row with a shortfall bigger than $10 billion. The deficit for the fiscal year that ended March 31 was $900 million …
  • Anti-pollution campaign reveals dangerous air toxicity levels at London homes 17 Sep 2019 15:50 A new campaign demanding action on air pollution reveals that some of London’s wealthiest areas have the highest levels of air toxicity.  The Central Office of Public Interest has launched a citizen-funded tool that rates pollution levels by address …
  • Real estate 'among Bahrain's top 5 job creators' 17 Sep 2019 15:50 Real estate is one of five major sectors that the Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) is focusing on for future development as part of its mission to attract and direct investments in order to create jobs in the kingdom, said Ali Murtaza, the Director …
  • Top FM event opens in Dubai, draws over 5,000 firms 17 Sep 2019 15:50 The Middle East region's leading facilities management event, FM Expo 2019, opens its doors today (September 17) at the Dubai World Trade Centre showcasing hands-on demonstrations of the latest products by over 5,000 companies in the FM sector. Now in …
  • Expedia Group Signs Industry-First Agreement to Become Optimized Distributor of Marriott International Wholesale Rates 17 Sep 2019 15:49 Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) and Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) today announced that as part of a new agreement signed in April 2019, Expedia Group will become the exclusive global optimized distributor of MarriottÂ’s wholesale rates, availability, …
  • Proposed E3 revamp could turn expo into 'fan, media, and influencer festival' 17 Sep 2019 15:48 E3 could be getting a big overhaul next year, with organizer The ESA mulling over a rebrand that would see the show become a "fan, media, and influencer festival" in 2020.  As reported by GameDaily.biz, which obtained a pitch deck proposal for …
  • What Aldi’s Expansion Plans Tell Us About The Current State Of Retail 17 Sep 2019 15:48 Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin I can count on one hand the number of UK retailers that can still get away with aggressive physical store expansion while broadly shunning e-commerce - Primark, Aldi and… yep, that’s it. At a time when …
  • Turner Sports Looks To Gain Momentum, Continuity In Year Two Of Champions League Coverage 17 Sep 2019 15:48 B/R Football Matchday host Kate Abdo and analyst Tim Howard are ready for their second season as part of Turner Sports' UEFA Champions League coverage. Photo courtesy of Turner Sports After a more experimental and trial-and-error first year as the …
  • Welcoming The 2019-20 NPR Kroc Fellows 17 Sep 2019 15:46 NPR is proud to welcome the newest recipients of the Kroc Fellowship this week. The fellows, Hannah Hagemann, Austin Horn and Isabella Gomez Sarmiento, will spend the next year receiving hands-on training in audio and digital journalism, including writing, …
  • AGRA, Atlas AI to create more awareness on partnership 17 Sep 2019 15:45 Business News of Tuesday, 17 September 2019 Source: thebftonline.com 2019-09-17 Strive Masiyiwa, Executive Chairman, Econet, and Chairman of AGRF Partners Group The Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) and Atlas AI have agreed to work together …
  • The Latest: Egypt calls for world to back Saudi Arabia 17 Sep 2019 15:44 Updated 8:40 am PDT, Tuesday, September 17, 2019 This image provided on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019, by the U.S. government and DigitalGlobe and annotated by the source, shows damage to the infrastructure at Saudi Aramco's Kuirais oil field in Buqyaq, Saudi …
  • What to Expect When Adobe Reports After the Close 17 Sep 2019 15:43 By Chris Lange September 17, 2019 11:35 am EDT Adobe Inc. (NASDAQ: ADBE) is scheduled to release its fiscal third-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates are calling for $1.97 in earning per share (EPS) and $2. …
  • Bluestem Group, Inc. (BGRP) CEO Bruce Cazenave on Q2 2019 Results - Earnings Call Transcript 17 Sep 2019 15:41 Bluestem Group Inc. (OTCPK:BGRP) Q2 2019 Results Earnings Conference Call September 17, 2019 8:00 AM ET Company Participants Christopher Tukua - Vice President, Investor Relations Eugene Davis - Executive Chairman Bruce Cazenave - President & Chief …
  • Target Displays Solid 3 17 Sep 2019 15:40 Target Corporation (TGT - Free Report) has emerged as an investor favorite courtesy of sound fundamentals and growth efforts that reinforce its position in the ultra-competitive retail landscape. We note that shares of this Minneapolis, MN-based company …
  • Everton announce latest partnership as new deal set to further bolster club accounts 17 Sep 2019 15:37 Everton have announced a new partnership with drinks brand Monster Energy. The deal will now see them become the 'Official energy drink partner' of the Blues - with them given a presence at Goodison Park on matchdays and across the club's …
  • Oracle updates SaaS tools with more AI, more industry-specific features 17 Sep 2019 15:36 Oracle on Tuesday rolled out a series of new features to its cloud applications, including its supply chain management (SCM), human capital management (HCM), customer experience (CX) and enterprise resource planning (ERP) tools. The enhancements include a …
  • Azur broadens high net worth offering alongside broker solution 17 Sep 2019 15:35 Managing digital agent (MDA) – Azur has launched two new products in a bid to provide protection for a broader range of high net worth (HNW) clients. It is specifically for clients whose needs fall outside of the MDA’s offering. Underwritten by AIG, the …
  • Cord-Cutting Growing, But The TV Set Remains Very Popular 17 Sep 2019 15:35 Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to linkedin GettyManatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, a multidisciplinary, integrated professional services firm and digital media consulting company, Vorhaus Advisors, co-sponsored a large national survey of …
  • Vinyl is back: retro culture takes music world by storm 17 Sep 2019 15:35 By Melissa Hekkers Although somewhat quielty, the local record culture has steadily been following the steps of the global comeback of vinyl, a phenomenon which began in the early 2010s. “Around the turn of the millennium everyone, globally, not only in …
  • Clearbit Unveils X for B2B Marketing and Sales Teams  17 Sep 2019 15:32 Clearbit, a data-tools provider, today launched Clearbit X, a data-enabled growth engine purpose-built for marketing and sales teams within B2B companies. X offers digital marketing and demand-generation tools that enrich every interaction with first-party …
  • Life is harder if you’re a girl, Bill Gates laments 17 Sep 2019 15:26 The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation today launched its third annual Goalkeepers Data Report, which concluded that, no matter where anyone is born, life is harder for the girl child. The report noted that despite gains in female educational attainment, …
  • FTC and DOJ testify on antitrust 17 Sep 2019 15:24 With help from Cristiano Lima, John Hendel and Steven Overly Editor’s Note: This edition of Morning Tech is published weekdays at 10 a.m. POLITICO Pro Technology subscribers hold exclusive early access to the newsletter each morning at 6 a.m. Learn more …
  • Upcoming Fed Meeting Could Boost Bitcoin 17 Sep 2019 15:23 The Federal Reserve meets later this week with many market observers expecting another rate cut of 25 basis points. That move would likely provide a short-term assist to an array of asset classes, including bitcoin. At this writing midday Monday, bitcoin …
  • Germany's Scholz: We cannot accept parallel currencies such as Facebook's Libra 17 Sep 2019 15:22 BERLIN, Sept 17 (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said on Tuesday that policymakers could not accept the emergence of parallel currencies, adding that Berlin would reject any such plans. Facebook’s planned Libra is the most well-known of the …
  • Airtel Payments Bank launches ‘Bharosa’ savings account 17 Sep 2019 15:22 New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) Airtel Payments Bank here on Tuesday launched “Bharosa” savings account services, designed for deepening the financial inclusion in the country. Along with convenient banking services, Bharosa savings account would offers Rs 5 lakh …
  • GAA Museum honours Hurling & Football Legends with 2019 Hall of Fame Awards 17 Sep 2019 15:22 September 17, 2019 The GAA Museum at Croke Park has announced the induction of six more iconic players into the Hall of Fame for 2019 covering the period 1985 to 1989. The addition of these six new Gaelic games stars to the Hall of Fames brings the total …
  • NBCUniversal Unveils Initial Content Lineup for Its ‘Peacock’ Streamer 17 Sep 2019 15:18 NBCU finally announces key details for its upcoming streaming service. NBC Ever since Comcast’s NBCUniversal announced it was launching its own direct-to-consumer streaming platform, we’ve been left in a vacuum of speculation. What kind of content would it …
  • 2020 Salary Guide: Pay Forecasts for Marketing, Advertising, and PR Positions 17 Sep 2019 15:18 The median starting salary for a corporate vice-president of marketing in the United States is expected to be $145,000 in 2020, according to recent research from The Creative Group. The 2020 Salary Guide: Creative and Marketing was based on data from …
  • NBCUniversal unveils Peacock, its new streaming service 17 Sep 2019 15:17 The service, which is set to roll out in April of 2020, will launch with over 15,000 hours of content from NBCUniversal's shows and films, the company announced on Tuesday. Peacock will be the exclusive streaming home for popular sitcoms like "The …
  • Pantone Adds 294 Colors To Pantone Matching System™ To Expand Library To Over 2,100... 17 Sep 2019 15:15 CARLSTADT, N.J. — September 17, 2019 — Pantone LLC, the global authority on color and provider of professional color tools for designers, today introduced an expanded array of color to the Pantone Matching System™ (PMS). The addition of 294 trend-relevant …
  • The LEGO Group Inspires Builders of Tomorrow with First Place Ranking in Reputation Institute's 2019 Global Corporate Responsibility Study 17 Sep 2019 15:15 BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 17, 2019-- With its first place ranking in the largest global study on corporate responsibility (CR) of its kind -- released today by Reputation Institute -- The LEGO Group is giving new meaning to its purpose of “inspiring the …
  • IntelePeer Recognized as Innovative CPaaS Provider for Enterprises in Frost & Sullivan Radar Report 17 Sep 2019 15:13 SAN MATEO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 17, 2019-- IntelePeer, a leading Communications Platform as a Service (CPaaS) provider, announced today that it was identified as the most innovative privately-owned CPaaS provider in the 2019 Frost & Sullivan …
  • CIDG-7 turns over GCTA surrenderers to BuCor Leyte 17 Sep 2019 15:13 Good conduct time allowance (GCTA) surrenderers will be transported to Abuyog, Leyte, tomorrow morning, September 18, to return-eover to the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) detention facility. | CDN Digital Photo/ Alven Marie A. Timtim CEBU CITY, …
  • Garcia to retrieve “illegally” disposed Capitol assets 17 Sep 2019 15:12 The Cebu Provincial Board has authorized Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia to initiate recovery of all real properties of the Capitol. | CDN Digital File Photo CEBU CITY, Philippines — The 15th Sangguniang Panlalawigan (SP) has authorized Governor Gwendolyn …
  • Council to Secure the Digital Economy Releases Guidelines on Cyber Crisis Response and IoT Security 17 Sep 2019 15:11 WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 17, 2019-- Today, the Council to Secure the Digital Economy (CSDE) released two major cybersecurity reports to deliver sustainable solutions to major cyber threats facing consumers, businesses and governments. Released …
  • Lots of time on social media linked to anxiety and depression in teens 17 Sep 2019 15:08 Teens who spend more time with social media are more likely to suffer from social withdrawal, anxiety or depression, a new study says. Twelve- to 15-year-olds who spent more than six hours a day on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and other social media were …
  • Saved by the Bell stars are returning in a new TV sequel 17 Sep 2019 15:04 Photo credit: NBC - Getty ImagesFrom Digital Spy Saved by the Bell is coming back to screens, so get excited folks. A brand new sequel series to the classic sitcom is in the works, which has also signed on original stars Elizabeth Berkley (Jessie Spano) …
  • US, Nigeria meet on Intellectual Property, move against counterfeiters 17 Sep 2019 15:04 United States Mission in Nigeria and the American Business Council, in partnership with the Nigerian Government and members of the private sector, met in Lagos, Monday, on Intellectual Property (IP). DAILY POST reports that the symposium theme, “The Bane …
  • Florida team finds missing autistic 3-year-old in woods 17 Sep 2019 15:03 A Florida boy, 3, who is autistic and also has a congenital heart defect, went missing from his grandmother’s house in Santa Rosa County when he unlatched a deadbolt and wandered into the woods. MILTON – Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Robert …
  • How Marketers Can Leverage Digital Signage 17 Sep 2019 15:03 PHOTO: Shutterstock From voice-activated devices to in-store kiosks, touchpoints are everywhere, and more are coming. Even traditional signage is going digital, and brands are already seeing results, with digital signage boosting brand awareness by 47.7%. …
  • Why Cheesecake Factory Is The Best Restaurant Stock In The Market Today 17 Sep 2019 15:00 (Image Source: Investor presentation) Cheesecake Factory (CAKE) has long been one of my favorite restaurant stocks. The company has a differentiated concept that doesn’t try to be everything to everyone, has tremendous unit economics, and produces growing …
  • The Technology 202: Snap launches political ads library 17 Sep 2019 14:58 The Snapchat login page. (Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images) Ctrl + N Snap is attempting to shed more light on which political players are using its platform to reach voters as the 2020 campaign ramps up. It's the latest move by a big social media …
  • Cyprus should not remain inactive in the digital revolution, Transport Minister says 17 Sep 2019 14:55 Cyprus should not remain inactive in the digital revolution that is taking place, Minister of Transport, Communications and Works, Vassiliki Anastassiadou has stressed in her welcome address at the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) Digital Workshop. …
  • Agritech Marketplace Hectare Returns to Seedrs; Now Seeking £1 Million in Funding 17 Sep 2019 14:54 September 17, 2019 @ 10:11 am By Samantha Hurst Hectare Agritech, a UK-based online marketplace for the agriculture sector, has returned to Seedrs to raise £1 million through its new equity crowdfunding round. The company previously raised £500,000 through …
  • Seann William Scott Talks Bloody Blumhouse Thriller Bloodline [Exclusive] 17 Sep 2019 14:54 Seann William Scott, to an entire generation, will be known as the wisecracking, foul-mouthed Steve Stifler from the American Pie franchise. Yet, the actor has always had a desire to break away from the comedic exploits he's known best for. Now, he…