Blackberry Devices, Phones Go Dark on January 4

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By Dan Weil Devices running on various BlackBerry legacy software ‘will no longer reliably function’ as of Jan. 4, the company said. It’s not going to be a very happy new year for people still using phones or tablets run on Blackberry’s (BB) – Get BlackBerry Limited Report phones. That would include BlackBerry 7.1 OS and earlier, BlackBerry 10 software, and BlackBerry PlayBook OS 2.1 and earlier versions. Yes, even though the company has not been known for its devices for many years, some people still used them and, until January 4, they had been supported for calling, texting, and other featu… Read More “Blackberry Devices, Phones Go Dark on January 4”

Conservatives are atwitter over Ocasio-Cortez’s trip to Florida

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GOP Twitter went bonkers Friday over a holiday trip that Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., took to Florida. “Welcome to Florida, AOC!” a campaign account for Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis tauntingly tweeted. “We hope you’re enjoying a taste of freedom here in the Sunshine State thanks to @RonDeSantisFL‘s leadership.” The hashtag #AOCLovesDeSantis officially trended on Twitter as droves of conservatives crowed over the congresswoman’s visit south. “If Florida’s covid policies are so dangerous how come Democrats keep vacationing there?” one commenter tweeted. An article in the conser… Read More “Conservatives are atwitter over Ocasio-Cortez’s trip to Florida”

Look: This Crazy Betty White Sports Fact Is Going Viral

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By Tzvi Machlin As the World commemorates the passing of entertainment icon Betty White, more and more people are starting to put her incredible longevity into perspective. Perhaps no stat about White’s incredible life is crazier than this one. The 99-year-old actress was born in 1922: And at the time, Wally Pipp was still the first-baseman of the New York Yankees. Pipp infamously lost his starting job to the legendary Lou Gehrig in 1923 after taking the day off, but never got it back. At the time, Gehrig was playing football at Columbia . A few years later, Pipp lost his Yankees roster spot a… Read More “Look: This Crazy Betty White Sports Fact Is Going Viral”

Global stocks close near record highs ahead of New Year, dollar and oil dip

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By Katanga Johnson and Tommy Wilkes WASHINGTON/LONDON (Reuters) – Equities around the globe traded little changed on Thursday as oil prices fell and the U.S. dollar dipped against most major currencies although it has had its best year since 2015 with a 6.7% rise. With several markets in Asia and Europe closed on Friday, trading volumes were thin and most markets directionless. The MSCI World Index shed 0.07%. The index has surged 17% in 2021, its third consecutive year of double-digit gains. Analysts say the U.S. economy has proven resilient in the face of pandemic-related challenges, and man… Read More “Global stocks close near record highs ahead of New Year, dollar and oil dip”

UAE Logistics Market Research Report 2021-26

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According to IMARC Group’s latest report, titled “UAE Logistics Market: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026,” the UAE logistics market grew at a CAGR of around 5% during 2015-2020. Looking forward, the market is expected to continue its moderate growth during 2021-2026. We are regularly tracking the direct effect of COVID-19 on the market, along with the indirect influence of associated industries. These observations will be integrated into the report. Logistics refers to the process of managing the acquisition, storage, and transportation of resources to t… Read More “UAE Logistics Market Research Report 2021-26”

Achiko AG Completing CHF4.85m Financing And Changes To Senior Team

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By GlobeNewswire Completing CHF 4.85 Million Placement from August 2021Board Director Christophe Laurent to RetireAppoints Adam O’Keeffe as Ad Interim Chief Financial OfficerZURICH, Switzerland, Dec. 31, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR – Achiko AG (OTCQB: ACHKF; SIX: ACHI; ISIN CH0522213468) (“Achiko”, the “Company”) is moving to complete a CHF 4.85 million funding transaction with strategic investors that began in August 2021, and includes the retirement of the outstanding portion of its obligations to Yorkville Capital Management LLC, and the capital incr… Read More “Achiko AG Completing CHF4.85m Financing And Changes To Senior Team”

GBB Closed The A Round Financing With Newly Joined FutureX Capital

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By PR Newswire HONG KONG, Dec. 31, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Great Bay Bio (GBB), an AI-enabled biotechnology company, announces the participation of FutureX Capital in its Series A round fundraising. Great Bay Bio finished A round financing of near USD 10 million on December 1, 2021. The investors include Promixa Ventures, GL Ventures, Alibaba Entrepreneurs Fund, Alon Capital and FutureX Capital. “Thanks for the compelling support of FutureX Capital. We are looking forward to working with FutureX to enrich Great Bay Bio’s entrepreneurial ecosystem and accelerate the pace of the application of cutt… Read More “GBB Closed The A Round Financing With Newly Joined FutureX Capital”

Insights On The Digital Transformation Market Global Market To 2026 – Featuring Accenture, Equinix, Google And Oracle Among Others

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By PR Newswire DUBLIN, Dec. 31, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The “Digital Transformation Market by Technology (Cloud Computing, Big Data and Analytics, Mobility/Social Media, Cybersecurity, AI, and IoT), Deployment Type, Organization Size, Vertical (BFSI, Retail, Education), and Region – Global Forecast to 2026” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The digital transformation market size to grow from USD 521.5 billion in 2021 to USD 1247.5 billion by 2026, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 19.1% during the forecast period. Various factors such as increasing spending on m… Read More “Insights On The Digital Transformation Market Global Market To 2026 – Featuring Accenture, Equinix, Google And Oracle Among Others”

Color Star Technology Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: CSCW) To Officially Launch Online Course Taught By Football Star David Villa Sanchez On January 1, 2022

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By PR Newswire NEW YORK, Dec. 31, 2021 /PRNewswire/–Color Star Technology Co., Ltd. (CSCW) (hereinafter referred to as “Color Star” or the “Company”), an entertainment technology company with a global network that focuses on the application of technology and artificial intelligence in the entertainment industry, announced that on January 1, 2022, the online video of World famous athlete David Villa Sanchez (hereinafter referred to as “Villa”) will be officially launched in the sports section of its celebrity interactive platform, Color Star app. Through the Color Star platform, Villa will sha… Read More “Color Star Technology Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: CSCW) To Officially Launch Online Course Taught By Football Star David Villa Sanchez On January 1, 2022”

Cipia Announces First Purchase Order From Technomous And Start Of Production With China’s Largest Automaker SAIC Motor

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By PR Newswire TEL AVIV, Israel, Dec. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Cipia (TASE: CPIA), an auto-tech company providing automakers and fleets with advanced AI based in-cabin sensing solutions for driver and interior monitoring, announces the first purchase order (PO) from Tier 1 Technomous, and start of production (SOP) with China’s largest automotive company SAIC Motor. David Tolub, CEO of Cipia said: “We are delighted to partner with Technomous and SAIC Motor, and begin the serial production of a vehicle which integrated Cipia’s Driver Sense less than a year after kickoff. The integration of the s… Read More “Cipia Announces First Purchase Order From Technomous And Start Of Production With China’s Largest Automaker SAIC Motor”