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Ascent Solar Signs Strategic Partnership and Long Term Supply Agreement with TubeSolar AG

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 11:00am

THORNTON, CO, Sept. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via NewMediaWire – Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. (“Ascent Solar” or the “Company”) (OTCMKTS: ASTI), a developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art, lightweight, flexible thin-film photovoltaic (PV) solutions, is pleased to announce that the Company has signed a Joint Development Agreement (the “JDA”) with German based agrivoltaic thin-film solar tube maker, TubeSolar AG (“TubeSolar”), to pursue the fast-growing Agricultural-photovoltaics/Agrivoltaics (APV) market.

Key Points: 
  • Management indicated that this JDA is a multi-million-dollar, long-term supply agreement, forming a strategic partnership between Ascent Solar and TubeSolar.
  • In addition to the $4M NRE Fee that TubeSolar will pay Ascent Solar for the customized design of the PV Foils, Ascent Solar and TubeSolar have also jointly established a subsidiary company in Germany, Ascent Solar Germany, GmbH (Ascent Germany), in which Ascent Solar shall hold the controlling stake of 70% (the JV).
  • From the time our investing into Ascent Solar was announced , I was confident that Ascent Solar should prove invaluable to TubeSolar.
  • Victor Lee, President and CEO of Ascent Solar Technologies, stated, "This strategic partnership is highly transformative in nature.

BeBop Sensors Releases Patented Intelligent Sensing Technologies

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 8:01am

BERKELEY, Calif., Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BeBop Sensors , a leader in providing state-of-the-art customizable intelligent sensing technologies for OEM's, has announced a new smart fabric sensor designed for next gen human interaction.

Key Points: 
  • BERKELEY, Calif., Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BeBop Sensors , a leader in providing state-of-the-art customizable intelligent sensing technologies for OEM's, has announced a new smart fabric sensor designed for next gen human interaction.
  • "These intelligent sensing technologies will revolutionize human interaction and the way people interact with their devices."
  • BeBop is a leader in providing state-of-the-art customizable intelligent sensing technologies for OEMs for existing and emerging markets for next generation human interactions, robotics, health and wellness, AR/VR solutions and more.
  • BeBop's sensors comprehend force, location, size, weight, bend, twist, and presence and combine that with intelligent algorithms to turn data into meaningful insights or next generation smart interfaces.

Fore Biotherapeutics Continues to Build Leadership Team with Executive and Board Appointments

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 1:00pm

I am excited to support and guide this talented team as they continue to advance this game-changing approach to oncology drug development.

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  • I am excited to support and guide this talented team as they continue to advance this game-changing approach to oncology drug development.
  • Dr. Basu joins Fore from Takeda Pharmaceutical Company, where he was a member of the oncology development leadership team and led development of combination products, diagnostics and personalized health solutions.
  • I am delighted to join Fores leadership team at this pivotal time in the companys growth, Dr. Basu said.
  • As a leader in precision oncology, Fore Biotherapeutics provides patients with unaddressed cancer mutations new hope by connecting them with hyper-targeted medicines.

Landmark Celebrates 30 Years as the Industry Leader in Personal & Professional Growth, Training and Development

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 7:00pm

Marking a related anniversary, it was 50 years ago that the ideas that grew into Landmark were born with the delivery of the first est Training in 1971.

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  • Marking a related anniversary, it was 50 years ago that the ideas that grew into Landmark were born with the delivery of the first est Training in 1971.
  • 50 years ago, Werner Erhards est Training launched the personal development industry and the beginning of what has since become the business and life coaching industry.
  • As a result of participating in Landmark, individuals gain the tools to go out into the world and make things happen.
  • For more information about Landmark and its programs, visit www.landmarkworldwide.com
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IPSY Introduces Limited-Edition Collaboration With Huda

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 5:00pm

SAN MATEO, Calif., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- IPSY, a BFA (Beauty For All) Industries brand, today announced the launch of Glam Bag x Huda, a collection of the most coveted products in beauty curated by Huda Kattan, CEO and Founder of Huda Beauty. The self-made entrepreneur and beauty mogul who built Huda Beauty into one of the world's fastest-growing beauty brands is bringing her love for artistry, multi-dimensionality and raw authenticity to the fourth edition of IPSY's Glam Bag X program. This follows the previously sold-out collections from Patrick Ta, Khloe Kardashian, and Halsey.

Key Points: 
  • SAN MATEO, Calif., Sept. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- IPSY, a BFA (Beauty For All) Industries brand, today announced the launch of Glam Bag x Huda, a collection of the most coveted products in beauty curated by Huda Kattan, CEO and Founder of Huda Beauty.
  • I love making others feel beautiful and I saw an opportunity to change the industry," said Huda Kattan.
  • Launched by award-winning beauty blogger Huda Kattan in 2013, Huda Beauty is one of the world's fastest-growing beauty brands.
  • Guided by her expertise and keen eye-for-detail, Huda founded her eponymous cosmetics brand Huda Beauty in 2013.

Planet and dMY IV Announce Upsized PIPE - Additional $50 Million from CPP Investments

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 11:00am

Planet Labs Inc. (Planet), a leading provider of daily data and insights about Earth, and dMY Technology Group, Inc. IV (NYSE:DMYQ) (dMY IV), a special purpose acquisition company, today announced that they have received a commitment for a US$50 million investment in dMY IV from Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPP Investments).

Key Points: 
  • Planet Labs Inc. (Planet), a leading provider of daily data and insights about Earth, and dMY Technology Group, Inc. IV (NYSE:DMYQ) (dMY IV), a special purpose acquisition company, today announced that they have received a commitment for a US$50 million investment in dMY IV from Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPP Investments).
  • CPP Investments has actively focused on identifying companies with technologies or business models that help mitigate or adapt to climate change, said Leon Pederson, Head of Thematic Investing, CPP Investments.
  • The commitment by CPP Investments is aligned with our goal to build a strong business that simultaneously helps people and our planet.
  • CPP Investments joins several other leading investors committed to participate in the Business Combination by purchasing shares of dMY IVs Class A common stock in the PIPE.

The Lady FilmMaker Film Festival Begins on September 21, With Live and Virtual Screenings, Q&A's, Panels And Networking Opportunities During The Week Long Festival

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 4:00pm

The in-person film festival will kick-off on Tuesday, September 21st live in Beverly Hills, CA.

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  • The in-person film festival will kick-off on Tuesday, September 21st live in Beverly Hills, CA.
  • with an intimate opening night ceremony, followed by five days of live screenings, panels and networking opportunities.
  • Tickets to screenings and events are available to the public to purchase, with live events limiting capacity to help maintain social distancing.
  • A 5-star rated film festival and Top 20 best reviewed on Film Freeway, Lady Filmmakers is planning to hold their festival both in-person and virtually, this September.

TIME Reveals Its Annual List of the 100 Most Influential People in the World

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 2:58pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today, TIME reveals the 2021 TIME100, its annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world.

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  • NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Today, TIME reveals the 2021 TIME100, its annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world.
  • The TIME100 includes surprising pairings of the list members and the guest contributors TIME selects to write about them.
  • The special offers an inside look at the pioneers, artists, leaders, icons, titans and innovators comprising the 2021 list, along with special performances and surprise appearances.
  • TIME is a global media brand that reaches a combined audience of more than 100 million around the world.

BrainBox AI Partners with KMC Controls to Further Expand its Autonomous AI Technology Footprint

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 6:21pm

MONTREAL, Sept. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - BrainBox AI , a pioneer in autonomous building technology, is proud to announce its partnership with KMC Controls, an independent manufacturer of open, secure, and scalable building automation and technology solutions.

Key Points: 
  • MONTREAL, Sept. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - BrainBox AI , a pioneer in autonomous building technology, is proud to announce its partnership with KMC Controls, an independent manufacturer of open, secure, and scalable building automation and technology solutions.
  • Over the last seven years, KMC has developed the KMC Commander, an Intel Market Ready Solution and Smart Building Platform for commercial buildings of any size.
  • "Partnering with BrainBox AI is just the beginning of what I hope to be a deeper integration between BrainBox AI and KMC Controls in the future," said Richard Newberry, CEO of KMC Controls.
  • Founded in 1969, KMC Controls is an American manufacturer of open, secure and scalable Internet of Things (IoT) and building automation solutions.

DouxMatok and Hi-Food Partner to Deliver Great Tasting Nutritional Sugar Reduced Solutions

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

Incredo Sugar, which officially launched last year and is now commercially available in the U.S., enables up to 50% sugar reduction in food products.

Key Points: 
  • Incredo Sugar, which officially launched last year and is now commercially available in the U.S., enables up to 50% sugar reduction in food products.
  • In partnership with Hi-Food, well be able to deliver more than just a specialty ingredient for great tasting sugar reduction solutions to food brands, said DouxMatoks Chief Technology Officer, David Tsivion.
  • The collaborative effort between DouxMatok and Hi-Food addresses one of the most common challenges of existing solutions on the market maintaining sweetness and other sugar functionalities while avoiding the aftertastes often associated with sugar substitute bulking solutions and addressing other missing sugar functionalities.
  • Based on real cane sugar, this breakthrough, patented sugar reduction solution enables food manufacturers to develop delicious, better-for-you formulations that deliver great taste experiences and enhance nutritional values of sweet food products while reducing sugar.