Operating in the future electromagnetic environment symposium 2022

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TDPel Media

The Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) is hosting its second Operating in the Future Electromagnetic Environment (OFEME) symposium on 23 and 24 November 2021, inviting representatives from industry, academia and across government to consider the challenges and opportunities of using the electromagnetic spectrum in defence and beyond. In today’s connected World, the electromagnetic environment is crucial for many sectors, such as mobility (moving people, goods and services), a connected society and healthcare. In defence, spectrum dependent systems are ubiquitous across land, sea,… Read More “Operating in the future electromagnetic environment symposium 2022”

Pa. elections officials bracing for another vote in a toxic environment: ‘Now everyone attacks’

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The Philadelphia Inquirer

PHILADELPHIA — This is supposed to be a low-key election. But there’s no such thing anymore for the people who actually run elections in Pennsylvania. Yes, voter turnout drops significantly after a presidential race, as public interest dissipates and the stakes feel lower. And officials haven’t had to scramble to respond to changing election rules the way they did last year. But after a year of Donald Trump’s lies about a stolen election tearing at the country’s political fabric, anxiety is as high as ever for local elections officials before polls open Tuesday, according to interviews with ab… Read More “Pa. elections officials bracing for another vote in a toxic environment: ‘Now everyone attacks’”

Zenith Bank’s Pre-tax Profit Hits N180bn 

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TDPel Media

This is a 1% increase over the N177 billion reported in the same time previous year. Zenith Bank also stated in a statement on Sunday that due to increases in current account maintenance fees and electronic items, its gross earnings increased by 2% from N509 billion in Q3 2020 to N519 billion in Q3 2021. “Despite persisting economic uncertainty, the group grew its net earnings through a reduction in the cost of capital while keeping the cost of risk flat—this improved earnings per share by 1% to NGN5.1,” according to the statement. “The group achieved a nine per cent growth in interest income … Read More “Zenith Bank’s Pre-tax Profit Hits N180bn “

NHL Power Rankings: Post Week 3

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Prime Time Sports Talk

After the first edition of our NHL power rankings last week, things have been shaken to the core. Beginning this week, you will be able to see how many spots each team rose or fell in the rankings. As a reminder, these are updated weekly, so keep watch on your respective team from week to week. Keep in mind that a loss or win doesn’t always mean that one team will be ranked higher than the team they beat, or lost to. Numbers in parentheses reference last week’s rankings and all stats are current as of 10/31. No.32: Arizona Coyotes (+0)Arizona looked better in their Halloween matchup against th… Read More “NHL Power Rankings: Post Week 3”

The Explosive Growth Of Influencer Marketing, The Law and Future Trajectory

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ValueWalk

Influencer marketing spending in the United States is expected to increase by more than 30% this year, surpassing a significant milestone. According to Insider Intelligences’ first projection, influencer marketing spending in the United States would top $3 billion in 2021 and $4 billion the following year. Q3 2021 hedge fund letters, conferences and more It is argued that word-of-mouth referrals from people we know are the only form of marketing that has ever been consistently successful. That’s also the one media that marketers haven’t had much success with in the past. Celebrity endorsements… Read More “The Explosive Growth Of Influencer Marketing, The Law and Future Trajectory”

Sudan’s civil disobedience campaign rages against the coup

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Al-Araby

Mass mobilisations were held across Sudan on Saturday, joined by solidarity protests abroad, in the much anticipated ‘march of millions’ demonstration to reject the recent military coup and call for a civilian transitional government. An estimated four million people marched in numerous cities throughout Sudan as well as worldwide. Protesters in the capital Khartoum carried Sudanese flags and chanted “No, no to military rule,” and “This country is ours, and our government is civilian”. Amid a brutal crackdown, the nationwide protests resulted in the deaths of at least three protesters, while m… Read More “Sudan’s civil disobedience campaign rages against the coup”

Singapore’s Quincus aims to be supply-chain disruptor as it expands worldwide

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NNA Business News

By Celine Chen SINGAPORE, NNA – Singapore-based supply-chain software start-up Quincus Pte Ltd is poised for further expansion across the globe as it beefs up international networks with innovative solutions following a successful Series B funding round recently. Having raised an undisclosed sum which was substantial enough to bring its valuation to more than $100 million, it will grow its presence in the Asia-Pacific, North America, the Middle East, and certain markets in Latin America and Europe, said the company. Logistics providers, e-commerce players and airlines are among its clients usi… Read More “Singapore’s Quincus aims to be supply-chain disruptor as it expands worldwide”

Dubai Holding hosts coding session in support of first official UAE Codes Day

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TDPel Media

DUBAI, October 31, 2021 Dubai Holding – a diversified global investment company with operations in 13 countries – organized a groupwide interactive virtual event to commemorate UAE Codes Day and to honor the UAE’s numerous achievements in the fields of technology and innovation. The event was part of Dubai Holding’s ongoing employee engagement initiatives aimed at raising awareness about technology. Dubai Holding announced its support of this first official UAE Codes Day, following the declaration by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the U… Read More “Dubai Holding hosts coding session in support of first official UAE Codes Day”

Seattle hip-hop is on a hot streak. Can it finally get the national respect it deserves?

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The Seattle Times

SEATTLE — There’s a template bloggers at national music outlets often deploy when writing about rappers from Seattle. It starts off noticing our Upper Left geography, maybe something about our rock pedigree and, with a Macklemore caveat, mentions that the region isn’t really known for hip-hop, but hey, this person’s actually pretty good! “That’s the opening line of every blog post about me — ‘From a place you would never expect!'” said Travis Thompson, a leading figure among the current generation of Seattle rap. The steadily rising emcee was at a Burien skatepark, once an “essential community… Read More “Seattle hip-hop is on a hot streak. Can it finally get the national respect it deserves?”

Mexico City comes alive for Day of Dead parade

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Relaxnews

Giant skeletons, colorful costumes, mariachi music and dancers filled downtown Mexico City on Sunday as the Day of the Dead parade returned for the first time since the pandemic began. Thousands of people, including locals and tourists, lined the route through the capital for a glimpse of the procession, which was canceled last year due to the coronavirus. Like many, Yadira Altamirano came with her face painted as “Catrina,” a skeletal representation of death that has become a symbol of one of Mexico’s most important festivals. “Last year I wanted to come, but it was canceled,” said the 38-yea… Read More “Mexico City comes alive for Day of Dead parade”