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Swiftly recognized on Inc. 5000 and Fast Company's Best Workplace for Innovators

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 5:00pm

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Swiftly Inc. has been named a Best Workplace for Innovators by Fast Company and one of the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies by Inc. Magazine, reflecting a year of record growth for the transit technology company. Over 125 transit agencies in 8 countries now rely on the Swiftly Connected Transit Platform™ to improve their service reliability, passenger information, and operational efficiency. The results for cities are increased transit ridership, fewer passenger complaints, and simplified transit operations.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Swiftly Inc. has been named a Best Workplace for Innovators by Fast Company and one of the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies by Inc. Magazine, reflecting a year of record growth for the transit technology company.
  • Over 125 transit agencies in 8 countries now rely on the Swiftly Connected Transit Platform to improve their service reliability, passenger information, and operational efficiency.
  • The Fast Company 2022 Best Workplaces for Innovators ranks winners from nearly 1,500 applicants across a variety of industries.
  • "We're thrilled to receive recognition for our hard work by making the Inc. 5000 list as well as being featured as one of Fast Company's Best Workplaces for Innovators."

Leading Brands Leverage Aetrex’s 3D Foot Scanning Technology to Enhance Fit and Performance

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 2:05pm

Aetrex, Inc. (Aetrex) , the global market leader in foot scanning technology, orthotics and comfort & wellness footwear, today announced its Albert 2 Pro foot scanning technology is being used in performance labs of notable brand partners, including BOA Technology Inc. , makers of the BOA Fit System, to enhance the performance of their fit systems and footwear of global leading brand partners.

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  • Aetrex, Inc. (Aetrex) , the global market leader in foot scanning technology, orthotics and comfort & wellness footwear, today announced its Albert 2 Pro foot scanning technology is being used in performance labs of notable brand partners, including BOA Technology Inc. , makers of the BOA Fit System, to enhance the performance of their fit systems and footwear of global leading brand partners.
  • Thus, we ensure footwear from industry leading brand partners garner the maximum performance benefits of the BOA Fit System.
  • More recently, Burton is among many performance brand partners acquiring an Albert 2 Pro to help inform the best fit through scientific data.
  • Aetrex Worldwide, Inc. is widely recognized as the global leader in foot scanning technology, orthotics, and comfort and wellness footwear.

C&A Adopts mParticle Customer Data Platform to Power Omnichannel Customer Experience

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 1:00pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- mParticle, a leader in customer data infrastructure, today announced that C&A, one of Europe's leading fashion retailers, has selected the mParticle Customer Data Platform (CDP) as its customer data management infrastructure. C&A plans to use mParticle to help them understand their customers' engagement and bridge in-store and e-commerce retail experiences.

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  • NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- mParticle , a leader in customer data infrastructure, today announced that C&A , one of Europe's leading fashion retailers, has selected the mParticle Customer Data Platform (CDP) as its customer data management infrastructure.
  • C&A selected mParticle as its CDP platform after assessing platforms available in an increasingly fragmented Customer Data Platform market.
  • mParticle stood out as the most experienced CDP provider with a platform built around customer data rather than specific applications and use cases.
  • mParticle offers the ideal CDP platform to make sense of customer data across all channels," said Rob Murphy, VP Sales EMEA at mParticle.

C&A Adopts mParticle Customer Data Platform to Power Omnichannel Customer Experience

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 1:00pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- mParticle, a leader in customer data infrastructure, today announced that C&A, one of Europe's leading fashion retailers, has selected the mParticle Customer Data Platform (CDP) as its customer data management infrastructure. C&A plans to use mParticle to help them understand their customers' engagement and bridge in-store and e-commerce retail experiences.

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  • NEW YORK, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- mParticle , a leader in customer data infrastructure, today announced that C&A , one of Europe's leading fashion retailers, has selected the mParticle Customer Data Platform (CDP) as its customer data management infrastructure.
  • C&A selected mParticle as its CDP platform after assessing platforms available in an increasingly fragmented Customer Data Platform market.
  • mParticle stood out as the most experienced CDP provider with a platform built around customer data rather than specific applications and use cases.
  • mParticle offers the ideal CDP platform to make sense of customer data across all channels," said Rob Murphy, VP Sales EMEA at mParticle.

HR Acuity Named to Inc. 5000 Annual List

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 1:00pm

Today, Inc. revealed that HR Acuity , the only human resources SaaS solution for Employee Relations (ER) case management and investigations, is No.

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  • Today, Inc. revealed that HR Acuity , the only human resources SaaS solution for Employee Relations (ER) case management and investigations, is No.
  • 2304 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the fastest-growing private companies in America.
  • The list represents a one-of-a-kind look at the most successful companies within the economys most dynamic segmentits independent businesses.
  • We are honored to be named on the prestigious Inc. 5000 list amongst some of the most successful and renowned companies in America, said Deb Muller, CEO of HR Acuity.

The Fourth Floor and UBS announce the launch of The Fourth Floor x UBS Fellowship Program supporting BIPOC Founders

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Monday, August 15, 2022 - 5:58pm

The newly launched Fellowship Program will focus on building out and leveraging advisory and early-stage governing boards and connecting BIPOC founders to a deep bench of vetted advisors to facilitate growth and funding opportunities.

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  • The newly launched Fellowship Program will focus on building out and leveraging advisory and early-stage governing boards and connecting BIPOC founders to a deep bench of vetted advisors to facilitate growth and funding opportunities.
  • All start-ups considered for the Fellowship must be interested in adding at least one advisor, director, or observer to their advisory or governing boards.
  • And board diversity for these companies is a business imperative, said Jane Schwartzberg, Head of Strategic Client Segments for UBS.
  • The key symbol and UBS are among the registered and unregistered trademarks of UBS.

Vuzix Receives Order for Additional Units for a Waveguide-Based HMD System from a Global Tier-1 Aerospace and Defense Firm

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Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 7:30pm

The customized HMD waveguide and HD display engine development program with this customer continues to expand and move toward production.

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  • The customized HMD waveguide and HD display engine development program with this customer continues to expand and move toward production.
  • We look forward to announcing further developments with this firm, as well as numerous other programs around Vuzix growing OEM business."
  • Vuzix is a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technologies and products for the consumer and enterprise markets.
  • Founded in 1997, Vuzix is a public company (NASDAQ: VUZI) with offices in Rochester, NY, Oxford, UK, and Tokyo, Japan.

Stanford Student Tiffany Chang Wins Miss Taiwanese American Pageant by Redefining STEM with Spectacular Homemade Robot for Her Talent Show

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Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 6:38pm

SAN GABRIEL, Calif., Aug. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Miss Taiwanese American pageant crowned its newest winner, Miss Tiffany Chang, who impressed the crowd with an unbelievable show, making a robot that features artificial intelligence — in heels. 

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  • Carrying a humorous dialogue with her robot, she invites the robot to perform a catwalk with her on stage and earns the audience's robust applaud.
  • Tiffany who not only won the crown to the Miss Taiwanese American, also won the Best Talent Award and the Best Popularity Award.
  • As a third-generation Taiwanese American, Tiffany will attend Stanford University this fall majoring in Management Science and Engineering.
  • In an era when women in STEM are still sadly underrepresented, werarely see examples of female scientists and engineers in popular culture.

DGAP-News: Cryptology’s estimated NAV per share as of 10/08/2022 is €5.44

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Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 5:09pm

Cryptology Asset Group (ISIN: MT0001770107; Ticker: CAP:GR), a leading European holding company for crypto assets and blockchain-related business models, announced its most recent weekly estimated Net Asset Value (NAV) per share of 5.44.

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  • Cryptology Asset Group (ISIN: MT0001770107; Ticker: CAP:GR), a leading European holding company for crypto assets and blockchain-related business models, announced its most recent weekly estimated Net Asset Value (NAV) per share of 5.44.
  • The buyback is limited to such a number of shares or to a maximum purchase price of 15 per share.
  • Cryptologys updated estimated NAV figures come on the heels of Hauck & Aufhuser issuing an updated report on Cryptologys shares with a BUY rating and a price target of 13.00.
  • Cryptology Asset Group (ISIN: MT0001770107; Ticker: CAP:GR) is a leading European holding company for crypto assets and blockchain-based business models.

LexisNexis Insurance Demand Meter Shows Continued Downward Pressure in U.S. Auto Insurance Shopping Patterns

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Thursday, August 11, 2022 - 3:30pm

ATLANTA, Aug. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest edition of the LexisNexis® Risk Solutions Insurance Demand Meter reports that the annual U.S. auto insurance shopping growth rate, which includes shopping and new policies, dropped for the fourth consecutive quarter for the first time since LexisNexis Risk Solutions began releasing these quarterly metrics. Shopping was down 2.0% in Q2 2022 versus Q2 2021 as the industry continues to face significant headwinds, including rising claims costs forcing insurers to continue to implement rate increases in many U.S. states. On the consumer side, inflationary pressures and vehicle shortages are leaving many potential shoppers on the sidelines where they might have traditionally shopped their policies.

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  • ATLANTA, Aug. 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest edition of the LexisNexis Risk Solutions Insurance Demand Meter reports that the annual U.S. auto insurance shopping growth rate, which includes shopping and new policies, dropped for the fourth consecutive quarter for the first time since LexisNexis Risk Solutions began releasing these quarterly metrics.
  • According to shopping trends data from LexisNexis Risk Solutions from the last 13 years, most of these consumers should eventually re-enter the market.
  • The LexisNexis Insurance Demand Meter is a quarterly analysis of shopping volume and frequency, new business volume and related data points.
  • LexisNexis Risk Solutions offers this unique market-wide perspective of consumer shopping and switching behavior based on its analysis of billions of consumer shopping transactions since 2009, representing nearly 90% of the universe of insurance shopping activity.