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Brighthouse Financial Expands Flagship Shield Level Annuity Suite With New Product That Provides Guaranteed Lifetime Income

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 9:15pm

The financial impact of longevity has made guaranteed lifetime income an important consideration for retirees who want to help secure their financial future, said Myles Lambert, chief distribution and marketing officer, Brighthouse Financial.

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  • The financial impact of longevity has made guaranteed lifetime income an important consideration for retirees who want to help secure their financial future, said Myles Lambert, chief distribution and marketing officer, Brighthouse Financial.
  • Brighthouse Financial specifically designed Shield Level Pay Plus annuities to help meet the need for reliable retirement income, and we are very pleased to add this new product to our suite of Shield Level annuities, concluded Lambert.
  • Brighthouse Shield Level Pay Plus Annuity and Brighthouse Shield Level Pay Plus Advisory Annuity, collectively referred to as Shield Level Pay PlusSM annuities, are part of the Shield annuity suite of single premium deferred index-linked annuity products that are referred to as Shield Level annuities or Shield annuities.
  • Brighthouse Shield Level Pay PlusSM Annuity and Brighthouse Shield Level Pay PlusSM Advisory Annuity, collectively referred to as Shield Level Pay PlusSM annuities, are index-linked annuities issued by, and product guarantees are solely the responsibility of, Brighthouse Life Insurance Company, Charlotte, NC 28277, on Policy Form L-22494 (09/12)-AV (Brighthouse Financial).

VisionsDao Exits Stealth Mode and Presents a Modular Stack for GameFi That Enables Sustainable Economies

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 7:04pm

Due to that, token prices tanked, and failure rates at first-wave GameFi companies became a scary topic for gamers, investors and founders alike.

Key Points: 
  • Due to that, token prices tanked, and failure rates at first-wave GameFi companies became a scary topic for gamers, investors and founders alike.
  • Were building innovative GameFi infrastructure and tooling so that devs and artists can do more together.
  • GameFi can be integrated into every segment, from DeFi to ReFi, accelerating the adoption of new decentralized technologies, and also new values.
  • It merges the resilience of token engineering into gaming to unlock new streams for value creation.

3Cloud Recognized by ChannelE2E and Channel Futures as Top Managed Services Provider

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 6:00pm

CHICAGO, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- 3Cloud's rapid growth and continued innovation in managed services was recognized by two prestigious organizations, Channel E2E and Channel Futures, naming 3Cloud as top managed services provider globally.

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  • CHICAGO, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- 3Cloud's rapid growth and continued innovation in managed services was recognized by two prestigious organizations, Channel E2E and Channel Futures, naming 3Cloud as top managed services provider globally.
  • "3Cloud is honored to be recognized for the growth our Managed Services team has made in the breadth of services offered along with our vertical offerings," said Mark Nelson, Vice President Managed Services.
  • We are proud to have our Managed Services team recognized for their passion and expertise provided to our customers."
  • 3Cloud was alsoselected as one of the technology industry's top-performing providers of managed services by the editors of Channel Futures.

Florida International University leads alliance to build hospitality pipeline for underrepresented minority students and diverse leadership in hospitality

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 4:58pm

MIAMI, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- A bold, new initiative is under way across the U.S. to create a pathway for Black and Hispanic students to become future leaders in hospitality, one of the world's largest industries. 

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  • The Alliance for Hospitality Equity and Diversity (AHED) , led by the Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management at Florida International University (FIU) , is on a mission to create a nationwide recruitment infrastructure to increase diversity among students at member universities.
  • Targeting university recruitment is the first of many initiatives that will address the diversity pipeline that leads to hospitality C-suite opportunities.
  • The Alliance brings together higher learning institutions and top hospitality brands and associations.
  • According to the U.S. Department of Labor, only 5.8 percent of U.S. hospitality students identified as Black or African American.

Sub-lobar Surgery for Peripheral Non-small Cell Lung Cancer non-inferior to Lobectomy

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 4:00pm

VIENNA, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- A large international study of patients with non-small cell lung cancer tumors that are two centimeters or less found that sub lobar surgery was non-inferior to lobectomy, according to results presented today at the IASLC World Conference on Lung Cancer 2022 in Vienna.

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  • A large international study of patients with non-small cell lung cancer tumors that are two centimeters or less found that sub lobar surgery was non-inferior to lobectomy, according to results presented today at the IASLC World Conference on Lung Cancer 2022 in Vienna.
  • VIENNA, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- A large international study of patients with non-small cell lung cancer tumors that are two centimeters or less found that sub lobar surgery was non-inferior to lobectomy, according to results presented today at the IASLC World Conference on Lung Cancer 2022 in Vienna.
  • In sub-lobar resection, the surgeon removes only the tumor and a small portion of the lung compared to a lobectomy where an entire portion of the lung is removed.
  • The increased detection of small-sized peripheral non-small cell lung cancer has renewed interest in sub-lobar resection in-lieuof lobectomy, according to N.K.

Point-of-Care Ultrasound Certification Academy to Host World Conference

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 2:00pm

ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The global point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) community, consisting of numerous specialties of healthcare providers, will gather virtually to expand and share their knowledge and experience with ultrasound at POCUS World Conference 2022 on September 16-17. Sponsored by Inteleos™, a non-profit community of medical professionals united in helping people gain the highest quality healthcare, the virtual conference will feature speakers from around the world to share best practices in POCUS education, application and certification.

Key Points: 
  • The theme for this year's conference is Imaging as Innovation: Transforming Patient Care Through Point-of-Care Ultrasound.
  • POCUS World 2022 attendees will have access to multiple learning and collaboration opportunities, including:
    Networking opportunities through participating in a global POCUS community event.
  • "The POCUS Certification Academy and Inteleos are committed to expanding the knowledge and practical application of point-of-care ultrasound around the world.
  • Inteleos is the overarching governance and management organization for the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography ( ARDMS ) the Alliance for Physician Certification & Advancement ( APCA ) and the Point-of-Care Ultrasound Certification Academy ( POCUS ) which together represents over 124,000 certified medical professionals throughout the world.

Point-of-Care Ultrasound Certification Academy to Host World Conference

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 2:00pm

ROCKVILLE, Md., Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The global point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) community, consisting of numerous specialties of healthcare providers, will gather virtually to expand and share their knowledge and experience with ultrasound at POCUS World Conference 2022 on September 16-17. Sponsored by Inteleos™, a non-profit community of medical professionals united in helping people gain the highest quality healthcare, the virtual conference will feature speakers from around the world to share best practices in POCUS education, application and certification.

Key Points: 
  • The theme for this year's conference is Imaging as Innovation: Transforming Patient Care Through Point-of-Care Ultrasound.
  • POCUS World 2022 attendees will have access to multiple learning and collaboration opportunities, including:
    Networking opportunities through participating in a global POCUS community event.
  • "The POCUS Certification Academy and Inteleos are committed to expanding the knowledge and practical application of point-of-care ultrasound around the world.
  • Inteleos is the overarching governance and management organization for the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography ( ARDMS ) the Alliance for Physician Certification & Advancement ( APCA ) and the Point-of-Care Ultrasound Certification Academy ( POCUS ) which together represents over 124,000 certified medical professionals throughout the world.

44th Legion Nationals start off with a bang!

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Friday, August 5, 2022 - 8:37pm

This is the 44th year for the event organized by the Legion.

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  • This is the 44th year for the event organized by the Legion.
  • The Legion later developed local, provincial, and national youth athletic programs, which now culminate in the games.
  • This reality is an undercurrent of the Legion Nationals this year and a reminder of the great opportunities that the sacrifices at Dieppe brought us all.
  • All Legion Commands except Ontario and Newfoundland are represented this year by 253 competitors; and there are 393 Open athletes.

Bybit Launchpad 2.0 to Host DEFY IEO

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Friday, August 5, 2022 - 12:07pm

ROAD TOWN, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS - Media OutReach - 5 August 2022 - Bybit, the third most visited cryptocurrency exchange in the world, will list DEFY, the native platform token and the utility token of DEFY, on Bybit Launchpad 2.0.

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  • ROAD TOWN, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS - Media OutReach - 5 August 2022 - Bybit, the third most visited cryptocurrency exchange in the world, will list DEFY, the native platform token and the utility token of DEFY, on Bybit Launchpad 2.0.
  • Bybit will host the initial exchange offering for DEFY, which will be available on the Bybit Launchpad 2.0, a revamped platform for groundbreaking blockchain projects, with the full spot listing scheduled for August 15.
  • Ordinarily, users can redeem DEFY tokens with FCOINS (in-game currency) accumulated through in-game achievements or purchased on Bybit Launchpad 2.0.
  • Bybit Launchpad 2.0 gives users early access to some of the most sought-after tokens in the space.

DGAP-News: Game On for Bybit-Backed GameFi Platform, Yeeha Games

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Friday, August 5, 2022 - 12:07pm

Game On for Bybit-Backed GameFi Platform, Yeeha Games

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  • Game On for Bybit-Backed GameFi Platform, Yeeha Games
    SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 5 August 2022 - Yeeha Games, a $50 million-funded GameFi platform, has announced its entry into the world of web3 gaming.
  • To bridge the gap between traditional gaming and GameFi, Yeeha Games will be releasing a number of blockchain games over the next 18 months.
  • Backed by Bybit, Yeeha Games provides an ecosystem that offers a wide range of quality games, as well as a marketplace where users can trade in-game assets.
  • The GameFi industry saw incredible growth in 2021, said Choy Wai Cheong (Choy), co-founder and COO of Yeeha Games.