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TVO Original 'Unsettled' captures dramatic search for meaning and identity within a First Nation community

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 8:31pm

This TVO Original series offers a refreshing new perspective on that theme that couldnt be more relevant right now.

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  • This TVO Original series offers a refreshing new perspective on that theme that couldnt be more relevant right now.
  • Its a captivating portrait of families we dont often see on screen, and Im proud TVO is sharing it across Canada.
  • She returns to her First Nation for a homecoming ceremony only to discover a divided community and her own inner need to heal.
  • Played by Cheri Maracle (Blackstone), Raynas anticipated weekend visit becomes the beginning of a complicated and hopeful journey to find meaning.

Virtual Conference Adoption Nearly Quadruples in Wake of Pandemic According to New Leading Learning Report

Sunday, October 24, 2021 - 5:45pm

The Virtual Conferences Report, which is available for download at no charge on the Leading Learning Web site, draws on data from a recent non-statistical survey.

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  • The Virtual Conferences Report, which is available for download at no charge on the Leading Learning Web site, draws on data from a recent non-statistical survey.
  • The 75-page report continues the work of five previous publicationsthe first issued in 2011in which Leading Learning or its parent company, Tagoras, has tracked the evolution of virtual conferences.
  • "Due to COVID-19" was cited by 93.5 percent of respondents as the reason their organization decided to offer a virtual conference.
  • Only 15.8 percent report virtual conferences lasting no more than a day and a halfdown from 48.6 percent in 2020and 27.4 percent report virtual conferences longer than three days.

The Band's Classic Fourth Album, 'Cahoots,' Celebrated With Remixed, Remastered And Expanded 50th Anniversary Edition Releases

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 2:30pm

On December 10, Capitol/UMe will celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Band's classic fourth album, Cahoots, with an assembly of newly remixed, remastered and expanded 50th Anniversary Edition packages, including a multi-format Super Deluxe 2CD/Blu-ray/1LP/7-inch vinyl box set along with digital, 2CD, 180-gram half-speed-mastered black vinyl and limited-edition 180-gram black vinyl packages.

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  • On December 10, Capitol/UMe will celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Band's classic fourth album, Cahoots, with an assembly of newly remixed, remastered and expanded 50th Anniversary Edition packages, including a multi-format Super Deluxe 2CD/Blu-ray/1LP/7-inch vinyl box set along with digital, 2CD, 180-gram half-speed-mastered black vinyl and limited-edition 180-gram black vinyl packages.
  • All the Anniversary Edition releases were overseen by principal songwriter Robbie Robertson and sport a new stereo mix by Bob Clearmountain from the original multi-track masters.
  • As Clearmountain shares in the liners, "Robbie told me, 'Just think of the original mixes as rough mixes.
  • Cahoots peaked at #21 on Billboard, marking The Band's fourth consecutive Top 30 album appearance.

Apple Bağdat Caddesi opens Friday, October 22, in Istanbul

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:00am

Located in the heart of Istanbul, Apple Badat Caddesi will serve as Apples third retail location in Turkey.

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  • Located in the heart of Istanbul, Apple Badat Caddesi will serve as Apples third retail location in Turkey.
  • To celebrate the opening, Apple will debut Perspektif Istanbul , a six-week Today at Apple program that pays homage to the city and its creatives.
  • Apple Badat Caddesi brings forward familiar design elements from Apple Store locations around the world and Apple Park in Cupertino, California, while integrating locally sourced Aksaray Yaylak granite and Turkish travertine.
  • Apple, the Apple logo, Today at Apple, iPad Pro, iPhone 13 Pro, and Apple Store are trademarks of Apple.

Capture the #OPPOCenturyMoment and Win Tickets to the ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021 Finals in Dubai

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 10:13am

DUBAI, UAE, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- As the global partner of ICC, global technology brand, OPPO, is a proud partner of the ICC Men's T20 World Cup taking place in the UAE and Oman from October 17th, 2021 to November 14th, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • No matter which team fans hope to win, every single match causes you to engage mentally and emotionally, and every emotion deserves a portrait.
  • OPPO wants to help customers capture those moments and turn them into memories, through stunning portrait photography and videography.
  • OPPO is encouraging fans to share the essence of this superlative feat using the hashtag #OPPOCenturyMoment and get their chance to win tickets to the ICC Men's T20 World Cup finals.
  • Billions of people around the globe will be watching the ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021.

Capture the #OPPOCenturyMoment and Win Tickets to the ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021 Finals in Dubai

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 10:11am

DUBAI, UAE, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- As the global partner of ICC, global technology brand, OPPO, is a proud partner of the ICC Men'sT20 World Cup taking place in the UAE and Oman from October 17th, 2021 to November 14th, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • DUBAI, UAE, Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- As the global partner of ICC, global technology brand, OPPO, is a proud partner of the ICC Men'sT20 World Cup taking place in the UAE and Oman from October 17th, 2021 to November 14th, 2021.
  • No matter which team fans hope to win, every single match causes you to engage mentally and emotionally, and every emotion deserves a portrait.
  • OPPO is encouraging fans to share the essence of this superlative feat using the hashtag #OPPOCenturyMoment and get their chance to win tickets to the ICC Men's T20 World Cup finals.
  • Billions of people around the globe will be watching the ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2021.

New Report: Online Fitness Continues to Grow, but Showing Weakness in User Retention

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:10pm

This new report paints a detailed portrait of the current state of the online fitness market by exploring online fitness market sizing, user profiles, brand engagement and performance, with a spotlight on the relationship between online fitness and gyms/fitness studios.

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  • This new report paints a detailed portrait of the current state of the online fitness market by exploring online fitness market sizing, user profiles, brand engagement and performance, with a spotlight on the relationship between online fitness and gyms/fitness studios.
  • Approximately 23% of U.S. adults report currently using some type of online fitness platform at least once a month.
  • Current online fitness users spend 5.8 times more on fitness than exercisers who have never tried online fitness.
  • While online fitness plays an important role in fitness routines, it doesn't take the place of the gym for online fitness users.

Canon evolves instant camera printer range with new 2-in-1 model - Canon Zoemini S2

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 10:12pm

DUBAI, UAE, Oct. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Canon today introduces the Canon Zoemini S2, the latest addition to the instant camera printing sector for those wanting to snap, customise, and print on the go. An evolution from its predecessor the Canon Zoemini S, this innovative 2-in-1 design allows users to add borders and filters, choose between shooting modes and save favourite snaps to print later - all on one device. Available in Dark Teal, Pearl White and Rose Gold, the Canon Zoemini S2 remains light and compact, making it easy to carry around day-to-day.

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  • Canon's Zoemini S2 instant camera printer combines innovative in-app editing and on-the-go printing with fun shooting options for the ultimate 2-in-1 instant camera printer.
  • DUBAI, UAE, Oct. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Canon today introduces the Canon Zoemini S2, the latest addition to the instant camera printing sector for those wanting to snap, customise, and print on the go.
  • Available in Dark Teal, Pearl White and Rose Gold, the Canon Zoemini S2 remains light and compact, making it easy to carry around day-to-day.
  • With a compact design and weight of just 188g, the Canon Zoemini S2 is the perfect pocket-camera and chic holiday companion.

Four-Story Installation by Canadian Artist Daniel Mazzone Humanizes Homelessness in Support of The Shoebox Project for Women

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 3:01pm
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211013005138/en/
    The Shoebox Project for Women today unveiled "Maria," a four-story art activation by Daniel Mazzone, on Klick Healths downtown Toronto office tower.
  • The installation kicks off the charity's 2021 holiday campaign to help women experiencing homelessness.
  • My mother and I both experienced homelessness at different points in our lives, so this issue is very close to my heart, Mazzone said.
  • A staggering 6,000+ women and children sleep in shelters on any given night because it isnt safe at home.

New Garmin DriveSmart GPS navigators bring simplicity to the open road with larger displays

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 12:00pm

The Garmin DriveSmart series revs onto the scene with crisp 6, 7 or 8-inch high-definition displays allowing drivers to clearly find the best route.

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  • The Garmin DriveSmart series revs onto the scene with crisp 6, 7 or 8-inch high-definition displays allowing drivers to clearly find the best route.
  • (Photo: Business Wire)
    The new Garmin DriveSmart series accomplishes so much more than navigating to a destination thanks to new larger display options, said Dan Bartel, Garmin vice president of global consumer sales.
  • The new Garmin DriveSmart series comes loaded with road trip-ready functionality to help bring driving freedom to every trip.
  • Garmin is a registered trademark and Garmin DriveSmart and Garmin Drive app are trademarks of Garmin Ltd. or its subsidiaries.