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The Band's Classic Fourth Album, 'Cahoots,' Celebrated With Remixed, Remastered And Expanded 50th Anniversary Edition Releases

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 2:30pm

On December 10, Capitol/UMe will celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Band's classic fourth album, Cahoots, with an assembly of newly remixed, remastered and expanded 50th Anniversary Edition packages, including a multi-format Super Deluxe 2CD/Blu-ray/1LP/7-inch vinyl box set along with digital, 2CD, 180-gram half-speed-mastered black vinyl and limited-edition 180-gram black vinyl packages.

Key Points: 
  • On December 10, Capitol/UMe will celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Band's classic fourth album, Cahoots, with an assembly of newly remixed, remastered and expanded 50th Anniversary Edition packages, including a multi-format Super Deluxe 2CD/Blu-ray/1LP/7-inch vinyl box set along with digital, 2CD, 180-gram half-speed-mastered black vinyl and limited-edition 180-gram black vinyl packages.
  • All the Anniversary Edition releases were overseen by principal songwriter Robbie Robertson and sport a new stereo mix by Bob Clearmountain from the original multi-track masters.
  • As Clearmountain shares in the liners, "Robbie told me, 'Just think of the original mixes as rough mixes.
  • Cahoots peaked at #21 on Billboard, marking The Band's fourth consecutive Top 30 album appearance.

OFG Bancorp Reports 3Q21 Results

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 12:00pm

OFG Bancorp (NYSE: OFG), the financial holding company for Oriental Bank, reported results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • OFG Bancorp (NYSE: OFG), the financial holding company for Oriental Bank, reported results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2021.
  • OFG is strategically well-positioned to continue to benefit from and play a major role supporting the economic development of the communities we serve.
  • A conference call to discuss 3Q21 results, outlook and related matters will be held today at 10:00 AM ET.
  • Now in its 57th year in business, OFG Bancorp is a diversified financial holding company that operates under U.S., Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands banking laws and regulations.

Amazon Music Brings Spatial Audio to More Customers Than Ever Before

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 2:10pm

Originally introduced to Amazon Music customers in 2019, spatial audio puts the listener inside of the music, with an immersive, multidimensional audio experience.

Key Points: 
  • Originally introduced to Amazon Music customers in 2019, spatial audio puts the listener inside of the music, with an immersive, multidimensional audio experience.
  • Weve always believed that the highest-quality audio possible should be the norm for streaming music, and thats why today, were making spatial audio available to our customers without any special equipment needed, and no upgrade required, said Steve Boom, vice president of Amazon Music.
  • In November, Amazon Music will exclusively release Mercury Act 1 (Amazon Music Live), a brand-new EP from Imagine Dragons, mixed in Dolby Atmos.
  • Customers also have access to a rapidly growing catalog of songs mixed in Dolby Atmos and 360 Reality Audio, a catalog that has grown by more than 20 times since spatial audio was originally introduced to Amazon Music customers.

Applied Materials Unveils eBeam Metrology System that Enables a New Playbook for Patterning Advanced Logic and Memory Chips

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 12:30pm

Applieds latest eBeam metrology innovation the PROVision 3E system is especially designed for this new playbook.

Key Points: 
  • Applieds latest eBeam metrology innovation the PROVision 3E system is especially designed for this new playbook.
  • As the leader in eBeam technology, Applied Materials is giving our customers a new playbook for patterning control that is optimized for the most advanced logic and memory chips, said Keith Wells, Group Vice President and General Manager, Imaging and Process Control at Applied Materials.
  • The PROVision 3E system includes technical features that enable patterning control of todays most advanced designs, including 3nm foundry-logic chips, gate-all-around transistors and next-generation DRAM and 3D NAND.
  • Applied Materials, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMAT) is the leader in materials engineering solutions used to produce virtually every new chip and advanced display in the world.

CDW To Acquire Sirius Computer Solutions for $2.5 Billion

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 12:00pm

CDW Corporation (Nasdaq: CDW) (CDW or Company) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Sirius Computer Solutions, Inc. (Sirius) from an affiliate of Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (CD&R) for $2.5 billion in cash, subject to customary closing adjustments.

Key Points: 
  • CDW Corporation (Nasdaq: CDW) (CDW or Company) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Sirius Computer Solutions, Inc. (Sirius) from an affiliate of Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (CD&R) for $2.5 billion in cash, subject to customary closing adjustments.
  • Founded in 1980, Sirius is a leading provider of secure, mission-critical technology-based solutions for approximately 3,900 large and mid-sized customers.
  • Sirius is a strong business with a talented team that offers compelling technology solutions to their clients, said CD&R Partner Stephen Shapiro.
  • The historic financial information of Sirius presented herein represents the financial information of Sirius Computer Solutions, Inc. (Sirius), adjusted as described below, and not that of its parent company being acquired, Granite Parent, Inc. (Sirius Holdco).

2ND STREET TAIWAN CO., LTD. to Open an Eighth Store in Taiwan, 2nd Street Nangang, on October 22, 2021, in Taipei City, Taiwan

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 4:00am

2ND STREET TAIWAN CO., LTD., a subsidiary of GEO Holdings (TOKYO: 2681), is set to open 2ND Street Nangang on October 22, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • 2ND STREET TAIWAN CO., LTD., a subsidiary of GEO Holdings (TOKYO: 2681), is set to open 2ND Street Nangang on October 22, 2021.
  • This will be the eighth shop in Taiwan for 2nd Street Taiwan Co., Ltd.
  • The first shop in Taiwan opened in August of 2020, and this shop, 2ND Street Nangang, will be the eighth.
  • This new store will also handle childrens clothing and accessories, a first for any 2ND STREET store in Taiwan.

BankFirst Capital Corporation to Acquire The Citizens Bank of Fayette

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

COLUMBUS, Miss., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BankFirst Capital Corporation (OTCQX:BFCC) ("BankFirst" or the "Company"), parent of BankFirst Financial Services (the "Bank"), today announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement with F.B.H.

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  • COLUMBUS, Miss., Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BankFirst Capital Corporation (OTCQX:BFCC) ("BankFirst" or the "Company"), parent of BankFirst Financial Services (the "Bank"), today announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement with F.B.H.
  • and The Citizens Bank of Fayette, Fayette, Alabama ("Citizens Bank"), under which BankFirst will acquire Citizens Bank through the merger of Citizens Bank with and into the Bank.
  • Robert D. Mills, President and Chief Executive Officer of Citizens Bank, commented, "We are looking forward to having the Citizens Bank team join the BankFirst organization.
  • A $223.1 million financial institution, Citizens Bank is headquartered in Fayette, Alabama, with an additional branch office in Fayette.

2ND STREET TAIWAN CO., LTD. to Open a Seventh Store in Taiwan, 2nd STREET Taipei Zhongshan Purchasing, on October 16, 2021, in Taipei City, Taiwan

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 4:00am

2ND STREET TAIWAN CO., LTD., a subsidiary of GEO Holdings (TOKYO: 2681), is set to open 2ND Street Taipei Zhongshan Purchasing on October 16, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • 2ND STREET TAIWAN CO., LTD., a subsidiary of GEO Holdings (TOKYO: 2681), is set to open 2ND Street Taipei Zhongshan Purchasing on October 16, 2021.
  • This will be the seventh shop in Taiwan for 2nd Street Taiwan Co., Ltd.
  • 2ND Street Taipei Zhongshan Purchasing will open in a northern section of Taipei, in an area referred to as the Zhongshan Business District.
  • 2ND Street Taiwan has plans to open an additional two shops by the end of March 2022.

Codefresh Goes Open Source, Builds on Argo for New Enterprise-class Solution for Scalable, Secure, Continuous Delivery

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 2:01pm

Codefresh Argo Platform provides a premium, fully featured version of Argo that automates continuous delivery (CD) and Kubernetes workflow tooling for modern enterprises seeking to leverage continuous software delivery to their competitive advantage.

Key Points: 
  • Codefresh Argo Platform provides a premium, fully featured version of Argo that automates continuous delivery (CD) and Kubernetes workflow tooling for modern enterprises seeking to leverage continuous software delivery to their competitive advantage.
  • Contributing and helping to lead the project, Codefresh is dedicated to advancing Argos and GitOps strategic value with significant, sustained open-source contributions.
  • For enterprise customers, Codefresh Argo Platform provides a carefully integrated, secure, enterprise-class Argo solution to help enable fully automated DevOps workflows from code to cloud, while reducing production risks for reliable uptime assurance.
  • Codefresh Argo Platform was built from the ground up for scale, security, and progressive delivery that equips modern enterprises to continuously innovate with confidence.

Forge Biologics to Present at 2021 Cell & Gene Meeting on the Mesa

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 1:00pm

Dr. Miller will also join a panel of gene therapy experts for a discussion on Dosing & Redosing in Gene Therapy, October 14 at 11:00 a.m. PT.

Key Points: 
  • Dr. Miller will also join a panel of gene therapy experts for a discussion on Dosing & Redosing in Gene Therapy, October 14 at 11:00 a.m. PT.
  • The conference will take place October 12-14, 2021, at the Park Hyatt Aviara, in Carlsbad, California.
  • Forge will be taking meetings during Meeting on the Mesa.
  • Forge Biologics is a hybrid gene therapy contract manufacturing and therapeutics development company.