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Protecting America's Most Critical Assets - Fortress Information Security: THE Critical Supply Chain Cybersecurity Company

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Monday, February 12, 2024

For nearly a decade, Fortress has been the collaborative force behind securing critical infrastructure.

Key Points: 
  • For nearly a decade, Fortress has been the collaborative force behind securing critical infrastructure.
  • We've empowered industry leaders to fortify the very assets and networks that underpin national security, economic vitality, and daily life.
  • America needs cybersecurity companies committed to critical supply chain cybersecurity.
  • Fortress Information Security is more than a brand; it's a promise to be "Absolutely Critical" in securing the interconnected elements of today's critical infrastructure and public sectors.

Rover Appoints New President and Director

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Monday, February 5, 2024

Vancouver, BC, Feb 5, 2024 - (ACN Newswire) - Rover Critical Minerals Corp. (TSXV:ROVR)(OTCQB:ROVMF)(FSE:4XO) ("Rover" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of a new President and Director to the Company.

Key Points: 
  • Vancouver, BC, Feb 5, 2024 - (ACN Newswire) - Rover Critical Minerals Corp. (TSXV:ROVR)(OTCQB:ROVMF)(FSE:4XO) ("Rover" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of a new President and Director to the Company.
  • Further to its release of July 10, 2023, Mr. Paddy J. Moylan has been promoted from Business Development Advisor, to both Director and President of the Company.
  • Now in 2024, I am thrilled to announce that Mr. Moylan has accepted the role as President and Director at Rover.
  • The appointment of Mr. Moylan as President and Director of the Company is subject to final approval by the Toronto Venture Exchange (the "TSXV").

First Phosphate Corp. Welcomes the Addition of Apatite (Phosphate) to the Critical and Strategic Minerals List of Quebec, Canada

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Tuesday, January 23, 2024

Quebec joins the Province of Ontario, the European Union and South Korea as jurisdictions that recognize phosphate as a critical and strategic mineral.

Key Points: 
  • Quebec joins the Province of Ontario, the European Union and South Korea as jurisdictions that recognize phosphate as a critical and strategic mineral.
  • A decision by the Governments of Canada and the United States on the status of phosphate as a critical and strategic mineral is expected in 2024 or beyond.
  • According to Argus Phosphate Rock Analytics (Q2 2023), current North American phosphate production is slated to decline by 61% by 2037.
  • First Phosphate believes that Quebec igneous anorthosite phosphate rock is an untapped source of high purity phosphate which can potentially be mined and transformed into large quantities of PPA.

Walmart.com customers "round up" to Spark Good for military families, helping raise more than $3.2 million for Operation Homefront

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Monday, January 29, 2024

SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 29, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Operation Homefront, the national nonprofit whose mission is to build strong, stable, and secure military families, announced today that Walmart and its loyal customers raised over $3.2 million for the organization. From October 23 to November 30, Walmart engaged customers by matching donations 2:1 when customers donated to Operation Homefront and other veterans' charitable organizations at checkout on Walmart.com through Spark Good Round Up. This donation will make the New Year brighter for military families who are struggling to make ends meet.

Key Points: 
  • From October 23 to November 30, Walmart engaged customers by matching donations 2:1 when customers donated to Operation Homefront and other veterans' charitable organizations at checkout on Walmart.com through Spark Good Round Up.
  • This donation will help Operation Homefront provide relief and recurring support to military families facing various challenges.
  • Thanks to the support of partners like Walmart and their customers, Operation Homefront is able to serve tens of thousands of military families each year.
  • Spark Good Round Up and Registry provides ongoing opportunities for customers to support Operation Homefront and other charitable organizations when they shop at Walmart.com .

New Study Reveals 81% of Enterprises Have an Inadequate Approach to Cyber Risk Management

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Wednesday, January 17, 2024

PLANO, Texas, Jan. 17, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Critical Start, a leading provider of Managed Detection and Response (MDR) cybersecurity solutions and pioneer of Managed Cyber Risk Reduction (MCRR), announced the results of a commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Critical Start, which found that 81% of surveyed security and risk leaders agree their organization's cyber risk management approach is inadequate and 97% agree their organizations need to be more proactive in the way it manages cyber risk. The study highlights insights from security executives around the current state of cyber risk management in enterprise organizations and priority investments companies are making to improve security management.

Key Points: 
  • The Managed Cyber Risk Reduction (MCRR) Opportunity Snapshot highlights the increasing need to implement a proactive approach to cyber risk management and reduction for business success.
  • The study highlights insights from security executives around the current state of cyber risk management in enterprise organizations and priority investments companies are making to improve security management.
  • "We believe Forrester's research highlights the desire for organizations to be more proactive in the way they manage cyber risk.
  • To create this snapshot, Forrester Consulting supplemented this research with custom survey questions asked of 231 security and risk leaders responsible for cyber risk strategy at North American enterprises.

The Critical Thinking Institute Releases Course For Business Professionals To Leverage Cognitive Strategies

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Tuesday, January 16, 2024

The Critical Thinking Institute will launch an educational course to empower business professionals with science-based strategies for improving critical thinking.

Key Points: 
  • The Critical Thinking Institute will launch an educational course to empower business professionals with science-based strategies for improving critical thinking.
  • However, this upcoming release will have an expanded curriculum that provides specific applications for critical thinking strategies in the workplace.
  • Although educational institutions and businesses aren’t cultivating critical thinking skills, the Critical Thinking Institute has proven that its methodology works.
  • These accomplishments highlight the effectiveness of The Critical Thinking Institutes’ method for teaching critical thinking skills.

Rebellion Opens New Frontier for Methane-Emissions Abatement With ACR Issuance, ACX Listing of Carbon Credits From Plugging Orphan Oil and Gas Wells

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Tuesday, January 16, 2024

TULSA, Okla., Jan. 16, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Rebellion Energy Solutions has opened a new frontier for methane-emissions abatement with the verified, validated creation and regulated exchange listing of carbon credits derived from permanently plugging orphan oil and gas wells.

Key Points: 
  • Rebellion's standard carbon credits are the first issued under carbon-credit leader ACR at Winrock International's rigorous orphan-well plugging methodology.
  • And, on Jan. 15, the credits became the first ACR-standard carbon credits listed on the ACX Carbon Market Board.
  • And ACR earlier this month listed Rebellion's Heartland 2 Project for methane-abatement from plugging orphan wells."
  • Rebellion's credits – for its Heartland Methane Abatement and Land Restoration Project – are the first that ACR has issued under its rigorous methodology for plugging orphan oil and gas wells.

Rebellion Opens New Frontier for Methane-Emissions Abatement With ACR Issuance, ACX Listing of Carbon Credits From Plugging Orphan Oil and Gas Wells

Retrieved on: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2024

TULSA, Okla., Jan. 16, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Rebellion Energy Solutions has opened a new frontier for methane-emissions abatement with the verified, validated creation and regulated exchange listing of carbon credits derived from permanently plugging orphan oil and gas wells.

Key Points: 
  • Rebellion's standard carbon credits are the first issued under carbon-credit leader ACR at Winrock International's rigorous orphan-well plugging methodology.
  • And, on Jan. 15, the credits became the first ACR-standard carbon credits listed on the ACX Carbon Market Board.
  • And ACR earlier this month listed Rebellion's Heartland 2 Project for methane-abatement from plugging orphan wells."
  • Rebellion's credits – for its Heartland Methane Abatement and Land Restoration Project – are the first that ACR has issued under its rigorous methodology for plugging orphan oil and gas wells.

Kings River Packing Becomes First in Citrus to Implement Traceability

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Thursday, January 11, 2024

Kings River Packing, an eighth-generation citrus grower and distributor along California’s Kings River, is the first citrus company to do traceability according to the FDA’s FSMA 204 food traceability law.

Key Points: 
  • Kings River Packing, an eighth-generation citrus grower and distributor along California’s Kings River, is the first citrus company to do traceability according to the FDA’s FSMA 204 food traceability law.
  • Citrus fruits were excluded from the initial Food Traceability List (FTL) and are therefore not yet covered under the law; however, Kings River Packing is now using the ReposiTrak Traceability Network® for the fast, easy exchange of traceability data with its retail/wholesale customers.
  • “Every process at Kings River Packing is performed with the highest regard for consumer safety and product quality.
  • In addition to its house brand of premium and organic citrus offerings, Kings River Packing also grows and distributes mandarins, Raspberry Oranges®, heirloom navels, lemons and more.

Sidus Space Achieves Critical Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Hardware Contract Milestones as its Nears the Launch of LizzieSat-1 in March 2024

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Tuesday, January 9, 2024

Sidus Space (NASDAQ: SIDU) (the “Company” or “Sidus”), a multi-faceted Space and Data-as-a-Service company, achieves critical Artificial Intelligence (AI) and hardware contract milestones as the Company prepares for the commencement of its satellite constellation scheduled for launch in March 2024 with LizzieSat-1 as part of SpaceX’s Transporter-10 mission from Vandenberg Space Force Base, California.

Key Points: 
  • Sidus Space (NASDAQ: SIDU) (the “Company” or “Sidus”), a multi-faceted Space and Data-as-a-Service company, achieves critical Artificial Intelligence (AI) and hardware contract milestones as the Company prepares for the commencement of its satellite constellation scheduled for launch in March 2024 with LizzieSat-1 as part of SpaceX’s Transporter-10 mission from Vandenberg Space Force Base, California.
  • Notable recent achievements include the successful delivery of an engineering unit supporting methane detection, day-in-the-life testing for hardware, and the launch of a beta-version vessel detection platform.
  • Additionally, the successful completion of a Critical Design Review for hardware under a NASA Phase 2 Sequential award demonstrates Sidus Space's experienced adherence to and understanding of NASA standards.
  • We align our services with the dynamic needs of a changing space economy and aim to capitalize on high-margin revenue growth."