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Caps and Gowns Go On at Home: iQ Academy Minnesota to Celebrate Class of 2020 with Online Commencement

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 3:54pm

iQ Academy Minnesota (iQMN), an online public school program of Fergus Falls Public Schools, will honor the Class of 2020 at an online commencement ceremony on Friday, May 29 alongside the graduating seniors of Kennedy Secondary School.

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  • iQ Academy Minnesota (iQMN), an online public school program of Fergus Falls Public Schools, will honor the Class of 2020 at an online commencement ceremony on Friday, May 29 alongside the graduating seniors of Kennedy Secondary School.
  • This year, iQMN will graduate 47 students, many of whom have been enrolled at iQMN their entire high school career.
  • iQMN students access a robust online curriculum in the core subjects and a host of electives, and attend live virtual classes taught by state-licensed teachers.
  • Details of the graduation ceremony are as follows:
    iQ Academy Minnesota is an accredited, full and part-time online public school program of Independent School District No.

KartRider Rush+ Surpasses 10 Million Global Downloads Within Two Weeks!

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 2:00pm

Today, Nexon announced that its newest free-to-play mobile racer game, KartRider Rush+ , surpassed 10 million downloads in just two week since launch.

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  • Today, Nexon announced that its newest free-to-play mobile racer game, KartRider Rush+ , surpassed 10 million downloads in just two week since launch.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200529005174/en/
    KartRider Rush+ 10 Million Global Downloads (Graphic: Business Wire)
    Inspired by the popular KartRider franchise, KartRider Rush+ zoomed to the top of the Google Play and Apple App stores, clocking in 3.57 million daily users.
  • KartRider Rush+ is available globally via iOS and Android in multiple languages including English, Korean, Thai and Traditional Chinese.
  • Based on the popular online gaming phenomenon, KartRider, KartRider Rush+ is a free-to-play kart racing mobile game delivering all the racing action of its namesake on iOS and Android devices.

 Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition Is Now Available on Nintendo Switch

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 2:00pm

Join Shulk as he courageously fights for the future and unravels the secrets of the powerful Monado blade in the Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition game, which is now available for the Nintendo Switch family of systems.

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  • Join Shulk as he courageously fights for the future and unravels the secrets of the powerful Monado blade in the Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition game, which is now available for the Nintendo Switch family of systems.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200529005131/en/
    Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition is now available at a suggested retail price of $59.99.
  • Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition is now available at a suggested retail price of $59.99.
  • About Nintendo: The worldwide pioneer in the creation of interactive entertainment, Nintendo Co., Ltd., of Kyoto, Japan, manufactures and markets hardware and software for its Nintendo Switch system and the Nintendo 3DS family of portable systems.

Maine Virtual Academy Celebrates 2020 Graduates in a COVID Era: School Will Provide Pre-Recorded Ceremonies So Families Can Access and Celebrate from Their Own Homes

Friday, May 29, 2020 - 1:30pm

This year, MEVA will graduate over 60 students, many of whom have been enrolled at MEVA their entire high school career.

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  • This year, MEVA will graduate over 60 students, many of whom have been enrolled at MEVA their entire high school career.
  • Maine families are a determined bunch, and while its been a very challenging year for all Maine students, we are excited for the opportunity to help our students celebrate their graduation online, said MEVA Head of School Dr. Melinda Browne.
  • Candelais Kara will serve as Valedictorian and is considering UMO or York University in Toronto in the fall.
  • Maine Virtual Academy (MEVA) is a full-time online public charter school that serves students in grades 7 through 12.

Razer Introduces Blade 15 Studio Edition for Creators With New 8-Core CPU and Quadro RTX Graphics

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 4:00pm

The new Razer Blade 15 Studio Edition is the perfect combination of performance and functionality wrapped in a svelte mercury white package.

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  • The new Razer Blade 15 Studio Edition is the perfect combination of performance and functionality wrapped in a svelte mercury white package.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200528005105/en/
    The all-new Razer Blade 15 Studio Edition offers creators the perfect balance between performance and functionality (Photo: Business Wire)
    Inside the Blade 15 Studio Edition is the new 8-Core 10th Gen Intel Core i7-10875H processor capable of up to 5.1 GHz clock speeds when utilizing Intel Thermal Velocity Boost technology.
  • For creators and technical professionals working with dense 3D models or complex VFX designs, the Blade 15 Studio is equipped with the NVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000 GPU.
  • The all-new Razer Blade 15 Studio Edition features the latest in processing and visual technology empowering creators to create their lifes best work whether in the field or in the studio.

Battle Mage Joins the Fight as the First Resistance Class in Fresh MapleStory M Content Update!

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 2:00pm

MapleStory M, the free-to-play, massively multiplayer online mobile game for iOS and Android , welcomes the Battle Mage into the fray, marking the first resistance class addition to MapleStory M, as the war against the Black Wings rages on.

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  • MapleStory M, the free-to-play, massively multiplayer online mobile game for iOS and Android , welcomes the Battle Mage into the fray, marking the first resistance class addition to MapleStory M, as the war against the Black Wings rages on.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200528005274/en/
    MapleStory M Battle Mage (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The Battle Mage introduces a class that specializes in fast, close-range combat, easily overpowering foes with fiery attack spells and auras to help their party navigate dire straits.
  • This update delivers an array of new experiences and improvements alongside the introduction of the Battle Mage.
  • Lastly, the Battle Mage Mega Burning Event will allow Battle Mage characters to level up a total of 3 levels until reaching a certain level.

byte Partners with Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield to Provide Coverage through Ortho@Home Program

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 1:00pm

With this new network relationship, plan members will pay only their coinsurance up front, and byte will electronically bill their plan for the balance.

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  • With this new network relationship, plan members will pay only their coinsurance up front, and byte will electronically bill their plan for the balance.
  • Even Anthem members without orthodontic coverage will benefit from exclusive pricing available to members.
  • Anthem dental plan members with orthodontic coverage can start the process today by visiting www.anthem.com and select Find a Doctor or Anthems Sydney App Find Care to determine network coverage.
  • Eligible plan members can review their benefit information and any potential out-of-pocket expenses with either Anthem Member Services or byte customer care.

Cedar Fair Expands Its Suite of Mobile Apps to Promote a Healthy, Smart and Fun-Filled Guest Experience When Parks Reopen

Thursday, May 28, 2020 - 11:00am

Cedar Fair CEO Richard Zimmerman said, The safety of our guests and associates has always been, and will always be, our highest priority.

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  • Cedar Fair CEO Richard Zimmerman said, The safety of our guests and associates has always been, and will always be, our highest priority.
  • Changes will allow the parks to open with capacity limitations and processes in compliance with state and local health guidelines, while enhancing the guest experience overall.
  • The guest will receive a time-bound entry voucher, which will automatically appear in the guests mobile app when they are logged in.
  • Park mobile apps and websites will be enhanced with thorough information to prepare guests for changes they will see at the parks.

Caps and Gowns Go On At Home: Destinations Career Academy of Colorado to Celebrate Class of 2020 with Online Ceremony

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 4:00pm

Destinations Career Academy of Colorado (CODCA) will honor the Class of 2020 with an online commencement ceremony on Friday, May 29.

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  • Destinations Career Academy of Colorado (CODCA) will honor the Class of 2020 with an online commencement ceremony on Friday, May 29.
  • This year, CODCA will graduate 76 students from across the state, many of whom have been enrolled at the online school their entire high school career.
  • The states first full-time online career readiness education program, CODCA offers students access to a robust online curriculum.
  • Details of the ceremony are as follows:
    Destinations Career Academy of Colorado (CODCA) is an accredited, full-time online public school program of the Julesburg School District that serves Colorado students in grades 9-12.

Schools in the Driver’s Seat: K12 Learning Solutions to Provide Tailored Online Education Services

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 - 2:30pm

K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN) announced today the launch of K12 Learning Solutions , a new suite of online and blended education services, curriculum, training, and support tailored to meet schools and districts online learning goals and ensure student, teacher, and parent success.

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  • K12 Inc. (NYSE: LRN) announced today the launch of K12 Learning Solutions , a new suite of online and blended education services, curriculum, training, and support tailored to meet schools and districts online learning goals and ensure student, teacher, and parent success.
  • With K12 On-Demand, K12 Blended, and Full-Time Online school models, as well as K12 Training Options for teachers, parents, and administrators, K12 Learning Solutions delivers robust online and blended learning options for seamless education delivery and long-term academic success.
  • Online education is no longer a distant concept for Americas schools; its very much our present reality, said Scott Durand, K12s Senior Vice President and General Manager of K12 Learning Solutions.
  • K12 Learning Solutions partners with districts to understand their goals, assess online learning readiness, and develop a plan to deliver online education that meets their unique objectives.