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Amazon Introduces Four New Echo Devices Plus Upgrades to Echo Studio Audio

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

In addition, Amazon announced a new generation of Echo Dot Kids with new designs, significant audio improvements to Echo Studio, and a host of new features for Alexaincluding a new Fire TV experience on Echo Show 15.

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  • In addition, Amazon announced a new generation of Echo Dot Kids with new designs, significant audio improvements to Echo Studio, and a host of new features for Alexaincluding a new Fire TV experience on Echo Show 15.
  • This generation of Echo devices are designed with this vision in mind, said Nedim Fresko, vice president of Amazon Alexa Devices.
  • New Echo Dot and Echo Dot with ClockEven Better Audio, New Temperature Sensor, Tap Gesture Controls, eero Built-in, and Upgraded Display
    The all-new Echo Dot and Echo Dot with Clock are the most powerful yet.
  • Along with Echo Studio, this spatial audio processing technology is available on Echo Show 15 and will roll out to other compatible Echo devices in the future.

Galaxy Announces Launch of Inaugural NFT Collection in Collaboration with TIMEPieces

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Friday, September 23, 2022

NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2022 /CNW/ - Galaxy Digital Holdings Ltd. (TSX: GLXY) ("Galaxy"), a financial services and investment management innovator in the digital asset, cryptocurrency, and blockchain technology sectors, today announced the launch of its inaugural NFT project, The Explorer Collection ("The Collection").

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  • NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2022 /CNW/ - Galaxy Digital Holdings Ltd. (TSX: GLXY) ("Galaxy"), a financial services and investment management innovator in the digital asset, cryptocurrency, and blockchain technology sectors, today announced the launch of its inaugural NFT project, The Explorer Collection ("The Collection").
  • Galaxy worked in collaboration with TIMEPieces, the web3 community initiative from TIME, to develop and launch The Collection.
  • "We're thrilled to launch The Explorer Collection alongside a trailblazing brand like TIME by utilizing blockchain and NFT technology."
  • TIMEPieces' NFT drops include the Genesis Collection, themed around Build a Better Future, as well as two TIMEPieces Artist in Residence collections created in collaboration with 13-year old phenom Nyla Hayes and award-winning music producer Timbaland.

Live LA Clippers Basketball Returns to Free Over-the-Air TV on KTLA 5

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Tuesday, September 20, 2022

KTLA-TV (KTLA 5), Los Angeles #1 TV station, and the LA Clippers today announced a broadcast television partnership that will return live Clippers games to over-the-air TV in Southern California.

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  • KTLA-TV (KTLA 5), Los Angeles #1 TV station, and the LA Clippers today announced a broadcast television partnership that will return live Clippers games to over-the-air TV in Southern California.
  • KTLA 5 broadcasts of LA Clippers basketball games also will be carried by a number of Nexstar Media Inc.s local television stations across Southern California, including KSWB-TV in San Diego, KGET-TV in Bakerfield, and KSEE-TV in Fresno.
  • A critical way fans engage with the Clippers is by watching games on TV, and there is no better broadcast partner than KTLA, Los Angeles #1 TV station, said LA Clippers President of Business Operations Gillian Zucker.
  • The first commercial TV station licensed west of the Mississippi River, KTLA 5 has been keeping Southern Californians informed since 1947.

Porsche 911 Sally Special sells for record $3.6 million at RM Sotheby’s Monterey Auction

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Monday, August 22, 2022

Monterey,Calif., Aug. 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Porsche 911 Sally Special sold at the RM Sothebys Monterey Auction on Saturday evening for a record $3.6 million (auction hammer price).

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  • Monterey,Calif., Aug. 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Porsche 911 Sally Special sold at the RM Sothebys Monterey Auction on Saturday evening for a record $3.6 million (auction hammer price).
  • The price was a record for a new Porsche sold at auction, according to the auction house.
  • The 911 Sally Special was accompanied by a one-of-one Porsche Design custom-built Timepiece, designed specifically to match the unique configuration of this iconic sports car, with Sally Blue Metallic highlights and exclusive details created in collaboration with Pixar.
  • Two charities are the beneficiaries of the sale of the 911 Sally Special, with the entirety of the $3.6 million sale price being donated.

The 911 Sally Special: created by Pixar and Porsche to benefit children and families

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Friday, August 12, 2022

Only one 911 Sally Special will ever be made and its creation marks the first time Pixar has collaborated on such a project.

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  • Only one 911 Sally Special will ever be made and its creation marks the first time Pixar has collaborated on such a project.
  • The 911 Sally Special will be auctioned by RM Sothebys on Saturday, August 20 during Monterey Car Week.
  • They were joined by key members of Porsche Exclusive Manufakturs Sonderwunsch team in Stuttgart, designers from Style Porsche in Weissach and Porsche Cars North America.
  • The Turbo inspired wheels fitted to Sally Carrera have been redesigned by Style Porsche designers in Weissach and created specifically for the 911 Sally Special.

CAES’ Quad Core LEON4FT Processor Selected for Next-Generation On-orbit Servicing Spacecraft

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Thursday, July 21, 2022

(Photo: Business Wire)

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  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    The MRV is the second-generation servicing vehicle following the Mission Extension Vehicle (MEV) which was deployed in 2020 to extend the life of aging satellites in orbit.
  • Both vehicles provide life extension services, but the MRV uses robotic arms to add on-orbit augmentation, inspection and repair services.
  • CAES latest fault tolerant, quad GR740 (LEON FT processor) will be used in the bus avionics and robotics interface of the MRV and in the POD Avionics of the MEP.
  • We are excited to see our GR740 processor deployed in keeping satellites in service for much longer than their original mission timelines.

HUF x G-SHOCK PAY HOMAGE HUF'S SAN FRANCISCO ROOTS WITH COLLABORATIVE 20TH ANNIVERSARY YEAR TIMEPIECE

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Tuesday, July 19, 2022

The GA2100HUF-5A watch was created as a part of HUF's ongoing 20th Anniversary celebrations and collaborations, the HUF x G-SHOCK timepiece ties in design elements from both brands, like HUF's signature neon green accents and logo on the watch face and a special HUF 20th Anniversary logo engraved on the back of the iconic G-SHOCK watch silhouette.

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  • The GA2100HUF-5A watch was created as a part of HUF's ongoing 20th Anniversary celebrations and collaborations, the HUF x G-SHOCK timepiece ties in design elements from both brands, like HUF's signature neon green accents and logo on the watch face and a special HUF 20th Anniversary logo engraved on the back of the iconic G-SHOCK watch silhouette.
  • Paired with a classic G-SHOCK cognac brown wristband, the GA2100HUF-5A watch features special touches that loyal fans of both brands will recognize and appreciate.
  • "We're honored to continue our longstanding partnership with HUF with the release of this very special anniversary model.
  • Known as a leader in streetwear and fashion, HUF fuses craftsmanship, design, and functionality into each creation.

CASIO G-SHOCK UPGRADES FAN FAVORITE WITH THE INTRODUCTION OF THE GAB2100 SERIES

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Thursday, May 26, 2022

DOVER, N.J., May 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Casio America, Inc. announces an all-new collection of G-SHOCK men's watches with the introduction of the GAB2100 series, an update to the analog-digital GA2100 series that now offers, Bluetooth and Tough Solar capabilities. The interior module's structure was optimized to allow for an increase in the number of components required to support higher functionality. This, combined with the carbon core guard structure, makes it possible to keep the size equivalent to the GA2100 series; the GAB2100 matches the length and width of the GA2100 series and is only 1gm heavier and 0.1mm thicker.  The new models, are available in four colorways, including Black (GAB2100-1A), Navy (GAB2100-2A), Green (GAB2100-3A), and Yellow (GAB2100C-9A).

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  • announces an all-new collection of G-SHOCK men's watches with the introduction of the GAB2100 series , an update to the analog-digital GA2100 series that now offers, Bluetooth and Tough Solar capabilities.
  • The new models, are available in four colorways, including Black (GAB2100-1A), Navy (GAB2100-2A), Green (GAB2100-3A), and Yellow (GAB2100C-9A).
  • The new GAB2100 series features Bluetooth functionality that allows the watch to be connected to a smartphone via the Casio Watches App.
  • Casio has strived to realize its corporate creed of "creativity and contribution" through the introduction of innovative and imaginative products.

Bluebird Botanicals Announces Retail-Exclusive Product Line to Help Retailers Drive Foot Traffic

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Wednesday, May 25, 2022

"Over the last few years, online shopping has resulted in a decline in foot traffic within the retail channels.

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  • "Over the last few years, online shopping has resulted in a decline in foot traffic within the retail channels.
  • That's why Bluebird Botanicals created the new Retail-Exclusive Line of products to help our retailers drive foot traffic back in-store with unique offerings," said Christine Gundlach, Vice President of Sales at Bluebird Botanicals.
  • Bluebird Botanicals is available at the following fine retailers: Whole Foods Market, Sprouts, New Seasons Market, PCC, and many more!
  • For more information on Bluebird Botanicals, please visit www.bluebirdbotanicals.com/wholesale
    These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.

RAPPORT LONDON ANNOUNCES U.S. EXPANSION

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Monday, May 23, 2022

Rapport London recently opened a logistics and distribution center in New Jersey to service a growing number of customers throughout the country.Retailers include Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, premium watch retailers such as Tourneau-Bucherer, London Jewelers and online retailers Rapport USA, MR PORTER, Farfetch and Hodinkee.

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  • Rapport London recently opened a logistics and distribution center in New Jersey to service a growing number of customers throughout the country.Retailers include Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, premium watch retailers such as Tourneau-Bucherer, London Jewelers and online retailers Rapport USA, MR PORTER, Farfetch and Hodinkee.
  • Rapport & Co. Ltd. was born, and the clocks produced by the company ultimately graced fine homes throughout the world.
  • Now, three generations later, Maurice's grandson Derek is chairman of Rapport London, while Goldblatt and Oliver Rapport (also a grandson of Maurice) serve as active co-directors.
  • The Rapport team of master craftsmen and artisans creates world class handcrafted products, designed to be handed down from generation to generation.