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"Open Source Communities" By BellTower Wins Grand Prix In Lexus Design Award 2020

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

He feels grateful for everything he has and wishes to use design to help people who need it most.

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  • He feels grateful for everything he has and wishes to use design to help people who need it most.
  • She is currently studying for a master's degree at Moscow State Stroganov Academy of Design and Applied Art in the furniture design department.
  • BellTower was established in 2014 with the vision of using open source systems and technologies to solve problems.
  • His projects and research have received several international awards in both of design and engineering, such as Lexus Design Award's Grand Prix, Red DotDesign Concept's Best of the Best Award, and Best Conference Award from Japanese Society of Artificial Intelligence.

Matillion Appoints Kenneth Paqvalen as Chief Financial Officer

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

DENVER and MANCHESTER, England, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Matillion, the leading provider of data transformation for cloud data warehouses (CDWs), today announced Kenneth Paqvalen is joining the company as chief financial officer (CFO), effective August 24.

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  • DENVER and MANCHESTER, England, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Matillion, the leading provider of data transformation for cloud data warehouses (CDWs), today announced Kenneth Paqvalen is joining the company as chief financial officer (CFO), effective August 24.
  • Paqvalen joins Matillion from relational open source database provider MariaDB.
  • "I couldn't be more thrilled to welcome Kenneth to the Matillion team," said Matthew Scullion, CEO of Matillion.
  • For further data transformation industry updates and perspectives, follow Matillion on Twitter @Matillion and LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/company/matillion-limited/ .

TigerConnect Acquires Call Scheduler, Launches Fully Integrated TigerSchedule to Simplify Physician On-Call Scheduling

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

The Call Scheduler product has been added to the TigerConnect platform as TigerSchedule, combining physician scheduling with clinical collaboration into a unified, powerful, and easy-to-use solution for automating on-call and work assignments.

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  • The Call Scheduler product has been added to the TigerConnect platform as TigerSchedule, combining physician scheduling with clinical collaboration into a unified, powerful, and easy-to-use solution for automating on-call and work assignments.
  • TigerSchedule is available as part of the TigerConnect platform or as a standalone solution.
  • "TigerConnect with TigerSchedule helps healthcare systems streamline care delivery, improve outcomes, and enhance the patient experience while boosting the bottom line.
  • TigerSchedule provides several benefits for healthcare organizations, including:
    Enabling hospitals, health groups and clinics to manage scheduling within the TigerConnect communications platform.

Origis Energy Helps Rural America Rebuild Better with Large Scale Solar and Energy Storage Development

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

In communities across America, economic development from large scale solar fuels job growth and tax revenue.

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  • In communities across America, economic development from large scale solar fuels job growth and tax revenue.
  • "The timing of these efforts could not be better as the contributions of large scale solar and energy storage are more likely localized in rural regions where the rebuild effort is vital."
  • Origis Energy is bringing clean and cost effective solar and energy storage solutions within reach for utility, commercial and industrial as well as public sector clients.
  • Headquartered in Miami, FL, Origis Energy delivers excellence in solar and energy storage development, financing, engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) and operations, maintenance and asset management for investors and clean energy consumers in the U.S.
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Sanuk Partners with KASSIA+SURF on Eco-Friendly Capsule Collection

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

Dropping in on September 1, the women's collection features consciously created sandals and sneakers that offer high vibes with low-impact materials.

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  • Dropping in on September 1, the women's collection features consciously created sandals and sneakers that offer high vibes with low-impact materials.
  • The free-spirited footwear collection fuses Kassia's signature psychedelic style with quality sustainable materials, like hemp blend uppers and straps created from recycled plastic bottles.
  • "Kassia Meador has been a long-time friend of Sanuk, so the idea of embarking on this special project together simply made sense.
  • For more informationabout theSanukand KASSIA+SURF collection, visit www.sanuk.com starting September 1,or follow along on Instagram @sanuk.

Independent Study Finds that Hybrid Cloud Enables Agility and Collaboration for Off-Cloud Workloads

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

The study confirms that migrating content management to the cloud remains critical for digital transformation.

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  • The study confirms that migrating content management to the cloud remains critical for digital transformation.
  • The study, "Hybrid Cloud Enables Agile Content Management and Collaboration," includes insights from 208 respondents with responsibility for Enterprise Content Management (ECM) decisions at enterprises in North America and Europe.
  • The study explores the use of hybrid infrastructuresa combination of cloud and on-premisesfor content storage, management and collaboration use cases.
  • A hybrid architecture provides a phased approach to content in the cloud:Hybrid cloud options allow organizations to move content and collaboration apps to the cloud at their own pace while still benefiting from the agility that comes with moving to the cloud.

KELA Names Ayesha Prakash as Vice President of Global Channels and Alliances

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

Prakash joins KELA to build and evolve the company's strategic alliances and expand KELA's global engagement with channel and technology partners.

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  • Prakash joins KELA to build and evolve the company's strategic alliances and expand KELA's global engagement with channel and technology partners.
  • Nir Barak, CEO and Founder of KELA, said, "We're honored to have Ayesha on board with us.
  • Upon accepting her new position at KELA, Ayesha Prakash said, "I noticed that KELA is a particularly unique Dark Net threat intelligence provider from the moment we began engagement.
  • Prakash has previously held prestigious positions, such as Head of Global Channels & Partnerships and Chief Revenue Officer at leading cyber intelligence firms.

Immersion Cooling: Global Markets

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

Revenue forecasts for 2019 to 2025 are provided at the global level for the above segments.By cooling type, the immersion cooling market is divided into single-phase and two-phase cooling.

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  • Revenue forecasts for 2019 to 2025 are provided at the global level for the above segments.By cooling type, the immersion cooling market is divided into single-phase and two-phase cooling.
  • The report also covers the various types of fluids used in immersion cooling, which include deionized water, mineral oil, synthetic fluids and others.
  • Estimated values are based on total revenues of the players operating in the immersion cooling industry.
  • The report provides profiles of manufacturers in the immersion cooling market.

Bitdefender Enhances MDR Service to Increase Proactive Protection and Advanced Detection

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

"MDR solutions such asBitdefender's perform advanced attack detectionand mitigationmakingexpert-level security accessible to a wide range of struggling organizations."

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  • "MDR solutions such asBitdefender's perform advanced attack detectionand mitigationmakingexpert-level security accessible to a wide range of struggling organizations."
  • The analysis is supported by Bitdefender telemetry from 500 million endpoints andproprietary threat detection techniques and is combinedwithcuratedintelligenceto improve and contextualize data,making itfasterto detect and respond to advanced attacks.
  • Bitdefender MDR Advanced: Combines Bitdefender MDR Core along with proactive threat hunting, user-based analytics, customer-specific threat modeling and customized incident response playbooks.
  • Bitdefender MDR Enterprise: Offers the most advanced MDR service available in today's marketplace.

Legislative Breakthroughs Propel the Medical Cannabis Industry Forward

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

In fact, multiple countries have adopted regulatory medical cannabis legislation to treat conditions such as cancer, chronic pain, depression, arthritis, epilepsy, Tourette's, and many others.

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  • In fact, multiple countries have adopted regulatory medical cannabis legislation to treat conditions such as cancer, chronic pain, depression, arthritis, epilepsy, Tourette's, and many others.
  • Nations such as Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Germany, Italy, Mexico, the United Kingdom, amongst others, have all moved to adopt cannabis for medical applications.
  • According to data compiled by Imarc Group, the global medical cannabis market was estimated to expand upwards of USD 11 Billion in 2017.
  • Marketed under Avicanna's RHO Phyto medical brand, the high-performance RHO Phyto Rapid Act Sprays will be available nationally to Canadian medical patients through the Medical Cannabis by Shoppers online healthcare platform in the coming weeks.

Testing is in High Demand as Spread of Infection Remains

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

But many states and regions are experiencing a shortage of tests, which is a serious obstacle to the fight against the spread of the viral infection.

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  • But many states and regions are experiencing a shortage of tests, which is a serious obstacle to the fight against the spread of the viral infection.
  • Overall, testing continues to be uneven, as some states have managed to provide higher rates of testing than others.
  • In particular, effective and mass testing is necessary to ensure the strategies implemented to fight the pandemic are effective.
  • The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) emphasized the importance of testing capabilities back in March.

Baby Feeding Bottles Market to Reach $4.2 Bn, Globally, by 2026 at 5.10% CAGR: AMR

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

"According to the report published by Allied Market Research, the global baby feeding bottles market generated $2.8 billion in 2018, and is projected to reach $4.2 billion by 2026, registering a CAGR of 5.10% from 2019 to 2026.

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  • "According to the report published by Allied Market Research, the global baby feeding bottles market generated $2.8 billion in 2018, and is projected to reach $4.2 billion by 2026, registering a CAGR of 5.10% from 2019 to 2026.
  • Innovative product offerings facilitated by the manufacturers, increasing disposable income of customers, and rising birth rate propel the growth of the global baby feeding bottles market.
  • This is attributable to the fact that plastic baby feeding bottles are easily available at affordable prices.
  • Furthermore, the increase in awareness regarding baby hygiene products in this province augments the growth of the global market.

Global Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria (CSU) Market 2017-2030 with Analysis on Emerging Drugs Dupilumab (Sanofi/Regeneron) and Ligelizumab (Novartis Pharmaceuticals)

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

The disease epidemiology covered in the report provides historical as well as forecasted Chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU) symptoms epidemiology segmented as the Total Prevalent cases of Chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU), Gender-Specific cases of Chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU), Age-Specific cases of Chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU).

Key Points: 
  • The disease epidemiology covered in the report provides historical as well as forecasted Chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU) symptoms epidemiology segmented as the Total Prevalent cases of Chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU), Gender-Specific cases of Chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU), Age-Specific cases of Chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU).
  • The drug chapter segment of the Chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU) report encloses the detailed analysis of Chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU) marketed drugs and early stage (Phase-I, II, III) pipeline drugs.
  • The analysis covers Chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU) market uptake by drugs; patient uptake by therapies; and sales of each drug.
  • Their opinion helps to understand and validate current and emerging therapies treatment patterns or Chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU) market trend.

The world goes bananas for Costa Rica's exports!

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Quality, product diversity, and market continuity have transformed Costa Rica into a world leader of agricultural exports.

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  • SAN JOSE, Costa Rica, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Quality, product diversity, and market continuity have transformed Costa Rica into a world leader of agricultural exports.
  • Costa Rica also boasts a blossoming organic and superfood agricultural sector that rivals most world producers.
  • "We have over 550 companies exporting 329 fresh products to over 100 world destinations," says Costa Rica's Export Promotion Agency (Procomer) CEO, Pedro Beirute.
  • With its help, I have been able to diversify the line of products that we import weekly from Costa Rica.

Flujo PowerEdge: World's First Monitor Stand with Modular USB-C Multifunction Docking Station launches on Kickstarter

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

The HDMI output can handle a display at 4K 30Hz, enabling users to enjoy gorgeous displays on a 4K screen.

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  • The HDMI output can handle a display at 4K 30Hz, enabling users to enjoy gorgeous displays on a 4K screen.
  • The PowerEdge also comes with a VGA port, a nod to the fact that many office monitors still have VGA connections.
  • It features a cable holder to aid with the possibility of messy cables sticking out from behind the ports.
  • The Kickstarter exclusive will be priced at SGD158 for early bird space, limited to the first 80 units.

Vacation Innovations Announces New CEO & President, Focusing on Growth Amid Pandemic

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

We are the largest private owner of vacation ownership interests and have paid more than $100 million in management fees directly to the industry.

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  • We are the largest private owner of vacation ownership interests and have paid more than $100 million in management fees directly to the industry.
  • We have a track record of supporting companies with exceptional potential, and we are working hard to help the Vacation Innovations management team position the company for continued growth."
  • Founded in 1999, Vacation Innovations is a leading provider of travel-related products, software and services.
  • Founded in 2013, Tritium Partners is a private equity firm focused on technology and services companies with exceptional growth potential.

Streann, Triton Digital, and JBFM join forces to launch a new audio streaming experience in Brazil

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

JBFM and Radio Cidade were able to reach larger audiences globally, expanding the footprint of the radio station and adding thousands of new users.

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  • JBFM and Radio Cidade were able to reach larger audiences globally, expanding the footprint of the radio station and adding thousands of new users.
  • And with Inside-Chat, JBFM and Radio Cidade had been able to create innovative campaigns, increase engagement by 300% and double the number of app downloads.
  • Our technology -integrated with Triton- is generating new revenue for JBFM and Radio Cidade, and reaching new levels of engagement with their end-users.
  • Triton Digitalis the global technology and services leader to the digital audio and podcast industry.

Combinati Offers Unique Whole Product Digital PCR Testing Solution For COVID-19 Research

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

The Absolute Q dPCR platform has one hands-on step and provides results in only 90 minutes.

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  • The Absolute Q dPCR platform has one hands-on step and provides results in only 90 minutes.
  • The easy-to-use digital PCR platform offers absolute quantification to track disease-relevant biomarkers over time with high accuracy and precision.
  • Combined with the ability to robustly reject false positives and easily adapt traditional qPCR assays, Combinati aims to democratize digital PCR for researchers all over the world.
  • Combinat's Absolute Q platform is for research use only and has not been validated for use in diagnostic procedures.

New LF Climate Finance Foundation to Host Open Source Initiative to Address Climate Risk and Opportunity in Financial Sector

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

The signing of the Paris Climate Accord in 2015 brings both unprecedented opportunity and challenges to the global investment community.

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  • The signing of the Paris Climate Accord in 2015 brings both unprecedented opportunity and challenges to the global investment community.
  • For example, the Science-Based Targets Initiative (SBTi) just released a beta version of its open source Finance Tool, which is being developed by OS-Climate and Ortec Finance.
  • "The LF Climate Finance Foundation will enable neutral governance, shared development costs and technical leadership from many of the world's leading financial institutions, multilateral organizations, academia, governments and NGOs.
  • Researchers could rely on the LF Climate Finance Foundation and its open data to surface even greater insights for advancing scalable climate opportunities.

Limitless Space Institute announces inaugural Interstellar Initiative Grants awards

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

To support this bold objective, the Limitless Space Institute (LSI) initiated the Interstellar Initiatives Grants (I2G) to support the critical R&D of advanced power and propulsion approaches.

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  • To support this bold objective, the Limitless Space Institute (LSI) initiated the Interstellar Initiatives Grants (I2G) to support the critical R&D of advanced power and propulsion approaches.
  • These awards are categorized as either tactical grants ($100k) or strategic grants ($250k), with the former focused on research papers and the latter on laboratory testing.
  • LSI expresses its deep gratitude to Breakthrough Initiatives and TEES for leaning in with LSI to help conduct LSI's Interstellar Initiative Grants effort.
  • It is LSI's vision that by establishing the Interstellar Initiative Grants, and by conducting these grant awards on a biennial cycle, LSI will help grow and mature the capabilities of the interstellar research community, and make measured progress towards the goal of one day enabling interstellar flight.

It's Time to Tackle Prostate Cancer

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

Risk factors for prostate cancer include age, family history and race.About one out of every nine men in the United States will be told they have prostate cancer during their lifetime; however, the odds increase to:

Key Points: 
  • Risk factors for prostate cancer include age, family history and race.About one out of every nine men in the United States will be told they have prostate cancer during their lifetime; however, the odds increase to:
    "Cases of early stage prostate cancer are declining, but research suggests cases of advanced prostate cancer are on the rise," said Harris M. Nagler, MD, President of the Urology Care Foundation.
  • This coalition works collaboratively with stakeholders to remove barriers to care, improve quality of life for patients living with prostate cancer and identify and address gaps in prostate cancer advocacy, awareness, education and research.
  • Check out the Urology Care Foundation's Prostate Cancer Info Center, and follow its Twitter , Facebook and Instagram accounts for free prostate cancer resources, including fact sheets, podcasts, videos and more.
  • Talk to your Doctor about prostate cancer screening if you are age 40 to 54 years and:
    The Urology Care Foundation recognizes the choice to be screened for prostate cancer is a personal one.

Metalmark Launches To Make Clean Air Affordable For All

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

"Our approach to air purification is completely different: rather than filtering substances out, our system uses catalysts to actually break down toxic pollutants and inactivate viruses.

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  • "Our approach to air purification is completely different: rather than filtering substances out, our system uses catalysts to actually break down toxic pollutants and inactivate viruses.
  • We are using this technology to solve the problem of dirty air both inside and outside, to make all environments safer for humans and animals."
  • The result is a highly efficient catalytic system that needs minimal materials to clean air.
  • Metalmark aims to provide a unique solution that overcomes the challenges of indoor air purification and avoids the shortcomings of traditional catalysts."

Mother of Middle School Football Player Who Died on Practice Field Sues CareNow

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

DALLAS, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The mother of a Crowley middle school student, who watched her son collapse on a football practice field in 2018, has filed suit against CareNow and the physician's assistant who cleared him to practice.

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  • DALLAS, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The mother of a Crowley middle school student, who watched her son collapse on a football practice field in 2018, has filed suit against CareNow and the physician's assistant who cleared him to practice.
  • Kyrell also told the physician's assistant who examined him that he sometimes felt his heart skip a beat.
  • Despite his answers, the physician's assistant cleared him to participate in football practice.
  • "This young man didn't have to die and he wouldn't have died if CareNow and the P.A.

On your Mark, Get Set, Race! Boy Scouts of America Invites Families to Build and Submit Cars to Compete in 'Pinewood Derby® 500' at the Texas Motor Speedway

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

Families are encouraged to build and send in their Pinewood Derby cars and can use Pinewood Derby kitsfound at ScoutShop.org, Amazon or local retailers.

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  • Families are encouraged to build and send in their Pinewood Derby cars and can use Pinewood Derby kitsfound at ScoutShop.org, Amazon or local retailers.
  • Cars that register online and are received by Sept. 8 will be eligible to compete in the race at the Texas Motor Speedway during Family Fun Fest.
  • For more information on how to enter and watch the Pinewood Derby 500, visit www.scouting.org/familyfunfest
    PINEWOOD DERBY is a registered trademark of the Boy Scouts of America.
  • The Boy Scouts of America provides the nation's foremost youth program of character development and values-based leadership training, which helps young people be "Prepared.

Jvion Lauded by Frost & Sullivan for Improving Patient Outcomes Using Its Clinical-AI CORE™ Intelligence Platform

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

"The CORE identifies health and financial risk trajectories that can be modified, delivers prioritized insights to the care teams and coordinators engaging patients, and makes recommendations to improve outcomes.

Key Points: 
  • "The CORE identifies health and financial risk trajectories that can be modified, delivers prioritized insights to the care teams and coordinators engaging patients, and makes recommendations to improve outcomes.
  • Additionally, it can identify avoidable cost events including uncompensated care and help customers work with their patient population to identify the right financial assistance.
  • "The relevance of its solutions, along with its patient-focused technology development efforts, has positioned Jvion for accelerated growth."
  • Each year, Frost & Sullivan presents this award to the company that has demonstrated uniqueness in developing and leveraging new technologies that deliver significant customer value.

RCI Presenting at LD Micro 500 Virtual Investor Conference on Friday

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

HOUSTON, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- RCI Hospitality Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: RICK) today announced Eric Langan, President & CEO, will be presenting at the LD Micro 500 virtual investor conference this week.

Key Points: 
  • HOUSTON, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- RCI Hospitality Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: RICK) today announced Eric Langan, President & CEO, will be presenting at the LD Micro 500 virtual investor conference this week.
  • To access the live webcast, slides, ask questions, and replay, visit: https://www.webcaster4.com/Webcast/Page/2019/37194
    Back in 2006, LD Micro began with the sole purpose of being an independent resource to the microcap world.
  • What started as a newsletter highlighting unique companies, has transformed into the pre-eminent event platform in the space.
  • The LD Micro 500 is the Company's most ambitious project yet, and the first event that is accessible to everyone.

Rethink Named a Rising Star in FeaturedCustomers' 2020 Summer Customer Success Report

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Rethink, the leading provider of commercial real estate dealmaking technology, today announced they received a Rising Star designation in FeaturedCustomers' 2020 Summer Customer Success Report, Real Estate CRM Software Category.

Key Points: 
  • AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Rethink, the leading provider of commercial real estate dealmaking technology, today announced they received a Rising Star designation in FeaturedCustomers' 2020 Summer Customer Success Report, Real Estate CRM Software Category.
  • FeaturedCustomers' 2020 Customer Success Report evaluated real estate CRM providers based on data from its own platform, as well as online sources and media properties.
  • Rethink is powered by the idea that commercial real estate is the catalyst of opportunity and economic growth.
  • Rethink's solutions combine leading commercial real estate technology with hands-on customer success and seamless integrations to industry-leading tools.

Colaberry Honored in Inc. Magazine's Annual List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies--the Inc. 5000

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

1,541 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies.

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  • 1,541 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies.
  • The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy's most dynamic segmentits independent small businesses.
  • Many household names gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000, and Colaberry is excited to be among these future household names.
  • "The Colaberry team innovates continuously to unlock the power of data science and artificial intelligence for the betterment of humanity.

TI introduces the industry's first DC/DC buck-boost converter to extend battery life by 50% and offer lowest IQ

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

The TPS63900 helps engineers conserve energy in wirelessly connected applications that run on batteries.

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  • The TPS63900 helps engineers conserve energy in wirelessly connected applications that run on batteries.
  • The TPS63900 integrates dynamic voltage scaling to deliver power while keeping the system at the minimum voltage required to operate efficiently, maximizing battery life and reducing required maintenance for industrial applications.
  • To learn more, read " 5 best practices to extend battery life in flow meters ."
  • As the industry's lowest IQ buck-boost converter to integrate a programmable input current limit, the TPS63900 efficiently charges supercapacitors to buffer peak loads, protect battery capacity, and extend system lifetime and performance.

Nayuki Announces Plan to Phase Out Plastic Straws From Its Stores Operating in China by the End of 2020

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Nayuki, a leading new style tea brand based in China, has announced to phase out plastic straws by the end of 2020, as part of its corporate social responsibility commitment to minimize single-use plastic waste.

Key Points: 
  • SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Nayuki, a leading new style tea brand based in China, has announced to phase out plastic straws by the end of 2020, as part of its corporate social responsibility commitment to minimize single-use plastic waste.
  • With the biodegradable straw first introduced in Shenzen's stores last year, Nayuki is committed to implementing measures through everyday practices.
  • Since July 2020, Nayuki has started to offer a reusable cup discount to customers who bring their own cups to the store.
  • Growing rapidly with more than 400 stores in China, Singapore and Japan, Nayuki has elevated the tea-drinking lifestyle to the next level with its innovations.

Global esports festival - online for audiences worldwide: Introducing games and schedules of "WCG 2020 CONNECTED"

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

Most matches will be broadcasted live online to allow gamers and fans around the world to enjoy the games anywhere and anytime.

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  • Most matches will be broadcasted live online to allow gamers and fans around the world to enjoy the games anywhere and anytime.
  • WCG explained that the title "WCG 2020 CONNECTED" reflects the vision of connecting esports fans around the world by WCG.
  • Official game titles of WCG 2020 CONNECTED include Warcraft III: Reforged, CROSSFIRE, EA Sports FIFA Online 4, and Honor of Kings.
  • WCG, a global esports festival enjoyed by gamers around the world, has a vision of creating a better world by bringing 'fun' to eliminate conflicts.

Truist to Present at the Barclays Global Financial Services Conference on September 15

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Truist Financial Corporation (NYSE: TFC) today announced Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Kelly S. King will present at the Barclays Global Financial Services Conference on Tuesday, September 15, 2020, at 2:45 p.m.

Key Points: 
  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Truist Financial Corporation (NYSE: TFC) today announced Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Kelly S. King will present at the Barclays Global Financial Services Conference on Tuesday, September 15, 2020, at 2:45 p.m.
  • A live audio webcast and the presentation materials will be available on the day of the conference at ir.truist.com under Events & Presentations.
  • Truist Financial Corporation is a purpose-driven financial services company committed to inspire and build better lives and communities.
  • Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, Truist is the sixth-largest commercial bank in the U.S. with total assets of $504 billion as of June 30, 2020.

With SAP® Ariba® Solutions, ERG Digitalizes Procurement and Upholds Commitment to Sustainability

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

WALLDORF, Germany, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced that ERG , aleading European independent power producer in the renewables sector, has implemented SAP Ariba solutions to digitalize and unify its procurement operations.

Key Points: 
  • WALLDORF, Germany, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced that ERG , aleading European independent power producer in the renewables sector, has implemented SAP Ariba solutions to digitalize and unify its procurement operations.
  • "Since adopting the SAP Ariba solutions, we have seen significant savings over the previous solution.
  • We have also improved our supplier qualification structure by product sector with SAP Ariba solutions providing a much more accurate and reliable vendor list."
  • The SAP Ariba Sourcing and SAP Ariba Supplier Lifecycle and Performance solutions will enable ERG to collaborate with suppliers to help ensure alignment with its organizational principles and code of conduct.

Hotel EffectivenessⓇ Partners with Global Industry Leader Aimbridge Hospitality

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

ATLANTA, Ga., Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Hotel Effectiveness, the leading provider of labor management software for the hotel industry, announces it has partnered with Aimbridge Hospitality, the leading, global, third party hotel management company.

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  • ATLANTA, Ga., Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Hotel Effectiveness, the leading provider of labor management software for the hotel industry, announces it has partnered with Aimbridge Hospitality, the leading, global, third party hotel management company.
  • "We are proud to work with Aimbridge and their 1,400+ hotel managers and teams," said Del Ross, Chief Revenue Officer at Hotel Effectiveness.
  • Hotel Effectiveness is the only complete labor management system designed exclusively for hotels and hotel management companies.
  • Aimbridge Hospitality is the leading, global, third-party hotel management company operating branded full service, select service, luxury hotels, destination resorts, convention centers and lifestyle hotels.

Inception Fertility Launches New Network of Clinics, Pathways Fertility

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

ATLANTA, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Inception Fertility (Inception), an organization whose mission is to shift the paradigm of the fertility market and enhance the patient experience, announces today the launch of a new network of clinics, Pathways Fertility (Pathways).

Key Points: 
  • ATLANTA, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Inception Fertility (Inception), an organization whose mission is to shift the paradigm of the fertility market and enhance the patient experience, announces today the launch of a new network of clinics, Pathways Fertility (Pathways).
  • Recognizing that financial concerns are often barriers to patients pursuing necessary fertility treatments, Inception launched Pathways to give people affordable options that don't compromise high-quality care.
  • Inception Fertility, LLC (Inception) is a family of fertility brands committed to helping patients build their own families.
  • Pathways Fertility , part of the Inception Fertility family of companies, is committed to providing couples and individuals the chance to build their families through affordable, individualized and compassionate care backed by the latest science and technologies in reproductive medicine.

Pro Bowl Running Back Melvin Gordon Partners With Leading Sports Retailer Lids On Custom Hat Design And More

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Veteran Pro Bowl running back Melvin Gordon has partnered with Lids , the leading sports retailer announced today.

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  • INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Veteran Pro Bowl running back Melvin Gordon has partnered with Lids , the leading sports retailer announced today.
  • With the partnership, Lids will unveil new Melvin Gordon customizations available at all retail locations with a Custom Zone by Lids as of today.
  • To be able to partner with such an iconic retailer and ultimately create my own custom hat design is really special to me."
  • To find a retail location near you visit blog.lids.com or join the #LidsLoyal onInstagram ( @lids ), Facebook ( @lids ), Twitter ( @lids ), or LinkedIn .

CloudMargin Named to 2020 CB Insights Fintech 250 List of Fastest-Growing Fintech Startups

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

"We're proud to, once again, recognize the 250 best private fintech companies globally.

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  • "We're proud to, once again, recognize the 250 best private fintech companies globally.
  • This year's Fintech 250 represents 25 countries and spans 19 categories reimagining everything from retail banking and crypto, to insurance and asset management," said CB Insights CEO Anand Sanwal.
  • CloudMargin CEO Stuart Connolly said: "It's a great honor to earn a spot on the CB Insights Fintech 250 list once again, particularly among such a competitive field globally.
  • The Mosaic Score , based on CB Insights' algorithm, measures the overall health and growth potential of private companies to help predict a company's momentum.

The VELUX Group commits to capture its historical carbon footprint and become Lifetime Carbon Neutral in partnership with WWF

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

Lifetime Carbon Neutral is a pioneering new commitment initiated by the VELUX Group and developed together with WWF International to take responsibility for both past and future carbon emissions.

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  • Lifetime Carbon Neutral is a pioneering new commitment initiated by the VELUX Group and developed together with WWF International to take responsibility for both past and future carbon emissions.
  • It's an innovative new commitment involving a 20-year partnership with WWF International to capture the equivalent of our historical carbon emissions by 2041.
  • Hopefully other companies will be inspired to become 'Lifetime Carbon Neutral' in order to create a sustainable future for all."
  • The VELUX Group will work with WWF to become Lifetime Carbon Neutral by investing in forest and biodiversity projects developed specifically for VELUX over the next 21 years.

Velocity, A Managed Services Company Announces Acquisition of IMOXIEMEDIA Corporation to Enhance its Cinema Solutions Division

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

This acquisition enhances Velocity's ability to provide its customers in the entertainment industry with a comprehensive suite of marketing services.

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  • This acquisition enhances Velocity's ability to provide its customers in the entertainment industry with a comprehensive suite of marketing services.
  • IMOXIEMEDIA provides physical and digital fulfillment solutions and innovations for the future of the entertainment industry.
  • The company closely partners with major entertainment studios and theatrical exhibitors to distribute signage and promotional materials throughout North America.
  • Prior to its acquisition by Velocity, IMOXIEMEDIA was primarily owned and operated by two women leadership team members, Mary Nakagawa and Cami Martinez.

Promethean Introduces New Professional Development Platform for Educators

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

SEATTLE, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --To equip educators with the tools and training needed to create an engaging classroom experience and bring lessons to life, Promethean has released an enhanced version of its professional development platform, Learn Promethean .

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  • SEATTLE, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --To equip educators with the tools and training needed to create an engaging classroom experience and bring lessons to life, Promethean has released an enhanced version of its professional development platform, Learn Promethean .
  • The easy-to-use portal brings together all aspects of Promethean learning with an enhanced user experience for teachers and administrators alike.
  • It provides professional development, training, and resources that help teachers integrate the entire Promethean technology suite into the classroom and can be used in school or in remote learning environments.
  • Promethean, ActivPanel, ActivInspire, and ClassFlow are registered trademarks of Promethean Limited in the U.S. and/or other countries around the world.

Here To Serve Enters Electric Vehicle Supply Chain

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

"We believe we have secured a mineral-rich environment and we are especially bullish on nickel and the projected use of nickel in electric vehicles.

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  • "We believe we have secured a mineral-rich environment and we are especially bullish on nickel and the projected use of nickel in electric vehicles.
  • We plan a very strategic entrance into the electric vehicle supply chain."
  • The company is focused primarily on nickel exploration as the battery metals are projected to explode in the coming years along with the electric vehicle ("EV") market.
  • The company's core mission is to supply the major nickel contracts awarded by the largest EV manufacturer in the world.

Americans are Reconsidering Investing in Education due to COVID-19, Edward Jones Finds

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

"In this period of uncertainty, it is more important than ever for Americans to be aware of all the available education savings options," said Tim Burke, Edward Jones principal responsible for education savings.

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  • "In this period of uncertainty, it is more important than ever for Americans to be aware of all the available education savings options," said Tim Burke, Edward Jones principal responsible for education savings.
  • Although Americans recognize the importance of saving for education, there is a gap between actual savings and comfort with what they have saved.
  • As part of its ongoing effort to increase financial resilience around topics like education savings, Edward Jones has established the Edward Jones Financial Fitness program using EverFi's online curriculum.
  • The program includes free financial education resources for Edward Jones clients, associates and communities.

St. Croix Hospice launches weekly COVID-19 testing for all field staff

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

OAKDALE, Minn., Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --St. Croix Hospice has proactively launched weekly COVID-19 testing for all field staff as part of their enhanced infection control procedures.

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  • OAKDALE, Minn., Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --St. Croix Hospice has proactively launched weekly COVID-19 testing for all field staff as part of their enhanced infection control procedures.
  • "Staff adherence to our superior infection control protocols have made a tremendous difference in limiting the spread of COVID-19," says Mandy Cogswell, Chief Clinical Officer, St. Croix Hospice.
  • "This weekly test will provide peace-of-mind to our field staff, our patients and their families, and healthcare workers at our partner facilities."
  • In addition to the weekly COVID-19 testing for field staff, daily self-screenings, and full PPE required for all in-person patient visits, St. Croix Hospice also offers telehealth visits and provides smart tablets to partner facilities when requested to facilitate virtual admits and care.

Property Damage Appraisers, Inc. Launches #ShiftHappens Campaign

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

To help navigate these challenges, the brand is rolling out a multi-channel campaign to help inform claimants that PDA can be on-site within a day of the claim being filed on heavy equipment and automobiles; soon on property too.

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  • To help navigate these challenges, the brand is rolling out a multi-channel campaign to help inform claimants that PDA can be on-site within a day of the claim being filed on heavy equipment and automobiles; soon on property too.
  • Later this year, PDA will further solidify its leadership within the industry when it expands its same-day service to offering to property, rounding out a suite of same-day service solutions for all damage estimate needs.
  • The #ShiftHappens campaign will bring these unfortunate examples to life so all customers know that PDA has their back to appraise any kind of damage.
  • Property Damage Appraisers Inc. (PDA), the nationwide leading independent damage appraisal firm, is revolutionizing the industry by providing consistent quality products at speeds never experienced before across the United States, including guaranteed Same-Day Service, using a combination of technology and human expertise.

Raiffeisen Bank International Launches RaiConnect Powered by Moxtra

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

In order to provide an exceptional high-touch digital experience for its customers, Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI) today announces the launch of RaiConnect, a "virtual branch" service featuring a full suite of collaborative modules and ePaper workflows in partnership with Moxtra .

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  • In order to provide an exceptional high-touch digital experience for its customers, Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI) today announces the launch of RaiConnect, a "virtual branch" service featuring a full suite of collaborative modules and ePaper workflows in partnership with Moxtra .
  • The cooperation between Moxtra and Raiffeisen Bank International (RBI) started when Moxtra took part in RBI's global Fintech Partnership Program the Elevator Lab and ran a successful Proof Of Concept with one of RBI's subsidiary banks.
  • RaiConnect provides convenient access to RBI Relationship Managers and a variety of tools for a comprehensive remote banking experience.
  • Within the Austrian Raiffeisen Banking Group, RBI is the central institute of the regional Raiffeisen banks and other affiliated credit institutions.

Compeat Announces Strategic Partnership with Bar Rescue's Jon Taffer and Taffer's Tavern

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

Taffer's Tavern is a full service restaurant concept and touted as a tavern with a soul.

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  • Taffer's Tavern is a full service restaurant concept and touted as a tavern with a soul.
  • "Taffer was Compeat's highest ranking speaker in the 16 year history of our user conferences," stated Kristi Turner, Chief Marketing Officer of Compeat.
  • Jon Taffer, "Bar Rescue' star and award-winning hospitality expert, has launched his own innovative, full-service restaurant franchise concept, Taffer's Tavern.
  • Concurrently, Jon runs Taffer Virtual Teaching, his digital teaching platform, and Taffer Dynamics, his business consulting firm.

KBS Acquires Clearview Cleaning Service

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

OCEANSIDE, Calif., Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kellermeyer Bergensons Services, LLC ("KBS"), a trusted partner to leading operations and facility managers across North America, today announced the acquisition of Clearview Cleaning Service, Inc ("Clearview Cleaning").

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  • OCEANSIDE, Calif., Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kellermeyer Bergensons Services, LLC ("KBS"), a trusted partner to leading operations and facility managers across North America, today announced the acquisition of Clearview Cleaning Service, Inc ("Clearview Cleaning").
  • Headquartered in Boise, Idaho, Clearview Cleaning is a leading provider of commercial cleaning services in Idaho, Washington, and Oregon with approximately 500 employees.
  • "Clearview Cleaning is a best-in-class regional operator with a track record of delivering outstanding service to clients and taking great care of its team members," said Mark Minasian, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of KBS.
  • Sylvia Hampel, President of Clearview Cleaning, commented: "Clearview Cleaning achieved its success with talented team members dedicated to providing excellent customer service and by keeping pace with the latest trends in facilities services.

Virtua Education Set to Transform Households Across the Nation

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Virtua Education is the latest offering that is set to transform households across the nation this back to school season, whether remote, hybrid or in the classroom.

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  • NEW YORK, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Virtua Education is the latest offering that is set to transform households across the nation this back to school season, whether remote, hybrid or in the classroom.
  • Virtua Education is available now for just $1 for a 30-day trial and then $29.99/month for the subscription.
  • Virtua Education is a leading research-backed learning platform personalized for children's individual needs to support households engaged in at home learning.
  • For more information, please visit www.virtuaeducation.com , review Virtua's helpful blogs for parents or follow Virtua Education on Facebook or Instagram .

KELA Names Ayesha Prakash as Vice President of Global Channels and Alliances

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

Prakash joins KELA to build and evolve the company's strategic alliances and expand KELA's global engagement with channel and technology partners.

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  • Prakash joins KELA to build and evolve the company's strategic alliances and expand KELA's global engagement with channel and technology partners.
  • Nir Barak, CEO and Founder of KELA, said, "We're honored to have Ayesha on board with us.
  • Upon accepting her new position at KELA, Ayesha Prakash said, "I noticed that KELA is a particularly unique Dark Net threat intelligence provider from the moment we began engagement.
  • Prakash has previously held prestigious positions, such as Head of Global Channels & Partnerships and Chief Revenue Officer at leading cyber intelligence firms.

ACG Analytics and Makor Oscar Gruss to Form Partnership

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 2:00pm

"I'm excited to bring our trusted analytical offering to complement Makor Oscar Gruss' award-winning research," said David Metzner, Managing Partner of ACG Analytics.

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  • "I'm excited to bring our trusted analytical offering to complement Makor Oscar Gruss' award-winning research," said David Metzner, Managing Partner of ACG Analytics.
  • We strongly believe our partnership with Makor Oscar Gruss will deliver unprecedented synergies to our clients."
  • Ian Epstein, President of Global Macro Americas for Makor Oscar Gruss stated, "We look forward to this innovative partnership with ACG.
  • ACG Analytics (ACGA) is an independent firm that translates public policy for investment fund managers and analysts.