Memory

Iconic Faith Ringgold Painting Acquired by National Gallery of Art

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 11:30pm

Washington, DC, Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Gallery of Art has acquired The American People Series #18: The Flag is Bleeding (1967), its first painting by Faith Ringgold (b.

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  • Washington, DC, Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The National Gallery of Art has acquired The American People Series #18: The Flag is Bleeding (1967), its first painting by Faith Ringgold (b.
  • As a visual storyteller, Ringgold is known for her thought-provoking depictions of the difficult realities of the American experience.
  • The painting was acquired with funds gifted by Glenstone Foundation and from the Patrons Permanent Fund.
  • This may well be the most important purchase of a single work of contemporary art since the National Gallery acquired Jackson Pollocks No.

Board Chair of The Florida Holocaust Museum Calls Out Educators Who Delegitimize the Holocaust

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 10:05pm

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Michael Igel, Board Chair of The Florida Holocaust Museum and Chair of the Florida Commissioner's Task Force on Holocaust Education, released a statement strongly denouncing educators who claim that there were two sides to the Holocaust.

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  • ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Michael Igel, Board Chair of The Florida Holocaust Museum and Chair of the Florida Commissioner's Task Force on Holocaust Education, released a statement strongly denouncing educators who claim that there were two sides to the Holocaust.
  • This comes on the heels of a twice fired Florida principal who refused to acknowledge the Holocaust as a historical fact, and a Texas school administrator instructing teachers to balance Holocaust education with books denying the atrocities.
  • As Chair of the Florida Commissioner's Task Force on Holocaust Education, Igel advises the Commissioner on issues relating to Holocaust education and helps to implement educational standards surrounding the Holocaust in the state of Florida.
  • One of the largest Holocaust museums in the country, and one of three nationally accredited Holocaust museums, The Florida Holocaust Museum honors the memory of millions of men, women and children who suffered or died in the Holocaust.

Athira Pharma Announces Leadership Changes; Mark Litton, Ph.D., M.B.A. Named President and Chief Executive Officer; Rachel Lenington, M.B.A. Named Chief Operating Officer

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 9:05pm

Since 2018, ATH-1017has been assessed in multiple preclinical and clinical studies by Athira and by its third-party contractors.

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  • Since 2018, ATH-1017has been assessed in multiple preclinical and clinical studies by Athira and by its third-party contractors.
  • Athira is currently advancing its lead therapeutic candidate, ATH-1017, a novel small molecule for Alzheimers and Parkinsons dementia.
  • These forward-looking statements speak only as of the date hereof and Athira undertakes no obligation to update forward-looking statements.
  • Athira may not actually achieve the plans, intentions, or expectations disclosed in its forward-looking statements, and you should not place undue reliance on the forward-looking statements.

SohnX San Francisco Fireside Chat Features Prometheus Alternative Investments in Conversation with Lee S. Ainslie III of Maverick Capital

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 6:37pm

Prometheus Alternative Investments is excited to participate in the 2021 SohnX San Francisco Investment Conference on October 27 from 12:00 - 3:00pm PDT.

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  • Prometheus Alternative Investments is excited to participate in the 2021 SohnX San Francisco Investment Conference on October 27 from 12:00 - 3:00pm PDT.
  • The virtual events finale is a Fireside Chat with Prometheus Correspondent Amelia Martyn-Hemphill and keynote speaker Lee S. Ainslie III, founder and Manager Partner of Maverick Capital.
  • Our media team is excited to share insights and stories from investment professionals with everyone on Prometheus.
  • The Sohn San Francisco Investment Conference is produced by the Excellence in Investing in Childrens Causes Foundation (EICC), an independent 501C3 based in San Francisco.

Cadence Demonstrates IP Test Silicon for PCI Express 6.0 Specification on TSMC N5 Process

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 3:45pm

Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: CDNS) today announced the immediate availability of Cadence IP supporting the PCI Express (PCIe)6.0 specification on the TSMC N5 process.

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  • Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: CDNS) today announced the immediate availability of Cadence IP supporting the PCI Express (PCIe)6.0 specification on the TSMC N5 process.
  • The 5nm PCIe 6.0 PHY test chip silicon from Cadence demonstrated excellent electrical performance across all PCIe rates.
  • The Cadence IP for the PCIe 6.0 specification supports the companys Intelligent System Design strategy, which enables SoC design excellence.
  • Cadence, the Cadence logo and the other Cadence marks found at www.cadence.com/go/trademarks are trademarks or registered trademarks of Cadence Design Systems, Inc. PCI Express and PCIe are registered trademarks of PCI-SIG.

A $13.1 Billion Global Opportunity for Next-Generation Memory by 2026 - New Research from StrategyR

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 3:15pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --A new market study published by Global Industry Analysts Inc., (GIA) the premier market research company, today released its report titled "Next-Generation Memory - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" .

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --A new market study published by Global Industry Analysts Inc., (GIA) the premier market research company, today released its report titled "Next-Generation Memory - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" .
  • We are offering a complimentary access to qualified executives driving strategy, business development, sales & marketing, and product management roles at featured companies.
  • This influencer driven interactive research platform is at the core of our primary research engagements and draws from unique perspectives of participating executives worldwide.
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc., ( www.strategyr.com ) is a renowned market research publisher the world`s only influencer driven market research company.

Canada Post honours the soldiers of Valour Road

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 3:00pm

Bestowed on fewer than 100 Canadians since 1856, the Victoria Cross is the Commonwealth's highest military decoration for bravery in combat.

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  • Bestowed on fewer than 100 Canadians since 1856, the Victoria Cross is the Commonwealth's highest military decoration for bravery in combat.
  • Pine Street, where these three men once lived, was renamed Valour Road in 1925, in dedication to their courage and sacrifices in the First World War.
  • The soldiers of Valour Road symbolize all those who served in the First World War a horrific conflict that claimed roughly 61,000 Canadian lives and the selflessness of all Canadian veterans and service members.
  • Learn more about these soldiers through the following resources:

AMD Ryzen™ Threadripper™ PRO Processors Selected for Next-Generation NVIDIA GeForce NOW Cloud Gaming Platform

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:00pm

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced Ryzen Threadripper PRO processors will help power the new GeForce NOW RTX 3080 membership tier from NVIDIA.

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  • SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced Ryzen Threadripper PRO processors will help power the new GeForce NOW RTX 3080 membership tier from NVIDIA.
  • Driven by AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO processors, the new GeForce NOW RTX 3080 membership gives next-generation cloud gaming experiences to players everywhere.
  • NVIDIAs GeForce SuperPods harness the class-leading performance of AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO with unparalleled core counts and high-frequency clock speeds to support over 39 petaflops of graphics performance.
  • Working with NVIDIA, it is clear that the expansive feature set of Ryzen Threadripper PRO is the perfect platform to power their next-generation cloud gaming experience.

RAVE Computer to Showcase the New Varjo Aero Powered by RAVE RenderBEAST Compute at Oakland University’s Augmented Reality Center

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 1:00pm
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211021005406/en/
    RAVE Computer to Showcase the New Varjo Aero Powered by RAVE RenderBEAST Compute (Photo: Business Wire)
    The new Varjo Aero features 35 pixels per degree, advanced ergonomics, active cooling, and crystal-clear variable resolution aspheric lenses which eliminate ghost rays and reflections.
  • The Aero HMD is the best option for anyone needing a high-resolution immersive experience on a budget, shared Devin Fowler, RAVE Product Development.
  • Weve optimized our Varjo-ready RenderBEAST specifically for the new Aero headset to provide the best user experience possible.
  • Our elite partnership with RAVE Computer goes beyond hardware, said Tristan Cotter, GM of Varjo North America.

Renu Mehra Receives Marie R. Pistilli Women in Engineering Achievement Award

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 8:40pm

The award is named for the late Marie R. Pistilli, co-founder of DAC , who placed a high value on equality, diversity and acceptance.

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  • The award is named for the late Marie R. Pistilli, co-founder of DAC , who placed a high value on equality, diversity and acceptance.
  • Im very honored and humbled to receive the prestigious Marie R. Pistilli Women in Electronic Design Award, said Mehra.
  • The Marie R. Pistilli Women in Electronic Design Award to Renu Mehra will be formally presented at the upcoming hybrid Design Automation Conference, December 5 10, 2021 at Moscone West Center in San Francisco, California.
  • The award is named for DACs former organizer, the late Marie Pistilli, who worked tirelessly to further the advancement of women in engineering.