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Irish Supervisory Authority announces decision in Facebook “Data Scraping” inquiry

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

- Legal Reference: GDPR obligation for Data Protection by Design and Default (Article 25 GDPR).

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  • - Legal Reference: GDPR obligation for Data Protection by Design and Default (Article 25 GDPR).
  • Summary of the Decision
    Origin of the case
    The Irish Supervisory Authority, SA commenced this inquiry on 14 April 2021, on foot of media reports into the discovery of a collated dataset of Facebook personal data that had been made available on the internet.
  • The material issues in this inquiry concerned questions of compliance with the GDPR obligation for Data Protection by Design and Default.
  • For further information: Data Protection Commission announces decision in Facebook Data Scraping inquiry

FTC Acts to Stop Deceptive COVID-19 Advertising Claims by California’s Precision Patient Outcomes, Inc.

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Friday, November 25, 2022

In its complaint, the FTC is seeking to permanently stop the company and its CEO from using deceptive treatment or prevention claims with no supporting scientific evidence to sell their dietary supplement.

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  • In its complaint, the FTC is seeking to permanently stop the company and its CEO from using deceptive treatment or prevention claims with no supporting scientific evidence to sell their dietary supplement.
  • The FTC alleges that these practices violate the FTC Act and the COVID-19 Consumer Protection Act.
  • Lewis, the companys co-founder and CEO, formulated the product and is in direct control of Precision Patient Outcomes business operations.
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NATASHA MANIFESTS ON 16 OCTOBER 2022 WITH NEW VENUES, ARTISTS AND PUBLIC PROGRAMMES

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Thursday, November 17, 2022

SINGAPORE, Nov. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The seventh edition of Singapore Biennale 2022 (SB2022) named Natasha has officially opened to the public.

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  • SINGAPORE, Nov. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --The seventh edition of Singapore Biennale 2022 (SB2022) named Natasha has officially opened to the public.
  • 22 Orchard Road, part of the Temasek Shophouse extension, will open from December 2022.
  • Natasha takes audiences past Singapore's coastline to the Southern Islands with the support of the Sentosa Development Corporation and the Singapore Land Authority.
  • The main event for SB2022 will run from 16 October 2022 to 19 March 2023.

Ardelyx Announces FDA Advisory Committee Votes that the Benefits of XPHOZAH® (tenapanor) Outweigh its Risks for the Control of Serum Phosphorus in Adult Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease on Dialysis

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

WALTHAM, Mass., Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Ardelyx, Inc. (Nasdaq: ARDX), a biopharmaceutical company founded with a mission to discover, develop and commercialize innovative first-in-class medicines that meet significant unmet medical needs, today announced the vote of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Cardiovascular and Renal Drugs Advisory Committee (CRDAC) meeting for XPHOZAH for the control of serum phosphorus in adult patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) on dialysis. The CRDAC voted nine to four that the benefits of treatment with XPHOZAH outweigh its risks for the control of serum phosphorus in adults with CKD on dialysis when administered as a monotherapy and voted ten to two, with one abstention, that the benefits of treatment with XPHOZAH in combination with phosphate binder treatment outweigh its risks.

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  • "We are confident that the data from three Phase 3 clinical trials involving more than 1,200 patients support the approval of XPHOZAH in the U.S. for the control of serum phosphorus in adult patients with CKD on dialysis.
  • We want to thank the patients, physicians and the advocacy community who shared their valuable insights today and throughout the development program.
  • The nephrology community is enthusiastic to have access to this therapy with its novel mechanism of action to help our patients."
  • Ardelyx is developing XPHOZAH (tenapanor), a novel product candidate to control serum phosphorus in adult patients with CKD on dialysis, which has completed three successful Phase 3 trials.

Workout to Win: Amazfit Launches Challenge on adidas Apps Following Partnership Announcement

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

CUPERTINO, Calif., Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Amazfit, a leading global smart wearables brand owned by Zepp Health (NYSE: ZEPP), a health technology company, has launched the Workout to Win challenge - the brand's first joint campaign with adidas Runtastic following the recent announcement of their collaboration.

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  • CUPERTINO, Calif., Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Amazfit , a leading global smart wearables brand owned by Zepp Health (NYSE: ZEPP), a health technology company, has launched the Workout to Win challenge - the brand's first joint campaign with adidas Runtastic following the recent announcement of their collaboration.
  • All entrants who sign up for the challenge on the adidas Running or adidas Training apps from November 17, 2022, will receive a 10% off coupon for Amazfit stores in their locality*.
  • They are the ideal companions for any fitness challenge, from outdoor GPS-assisted activities to gym workouts.
  • Moreover, most Amazfit wearables connected to the Zepp App now support syncing with adidas Running.

Workout to Win: Amazfit Launches Challenge on adidas Apps Following Partnership Announcement

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

CUPERTINO, Calif., Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Amazfit, a leading global smart wearables brand owned by Zepp Health (NYSE: ZEPP), a health technology company, has launched the Workout to Win challenge - the brand's first joint campaign with adidas Runtastic following the recent announcement of their collaboration.

Key Points: 
  • All entrants who sign up for the challenge on the adidas Running or adidas Training apps from November 17, 2022, will receive a 10% off coupon for Amazfit stores in their locality*.
  • They are the ideal companions for any fitness challenge, from outdoor GPS-assisted activities to gym workouts.
  • Moreover, most Amazfit wearables connected to the Zepp App now support syncing with adidas Running.
  • With outstanding craftsmanship, Amazfit smartwatches have won many design awards, including the iF Design Award and the Red Dot Design Award.

TARGUS NAMED AS 2023 CES INNOVATION AWARDS HONOREE FOR NEW ENERGY HARVESTING ECOSMART KEYBOARD

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

ANAHEIM, Calif., Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Targus®, a leader in laptop cases and mobile computing accessories, today announced that it has been named a CES® 2023 Innovation Awards Honoree in the Computer Peripherals & Accessories category for its Energy Harvesting EcoSmart™ Keyboard. This CES 2023 Innovation Awards Honoree is part of Targus' continued mission to expand its EcoSmart® Collection of high-quality, thoughtful products that are also environmentally friendly.

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  • This CES 2023 Innovation Awards Honoree is part of Targus' continued mission to expand its EcoSmart Collection of high-quality, thoughtful products that are also environmentally friendly.
  • Targus' CES Innovation Awards Honoree will be showcased at CES in Targus' booth #15901 Central Hall, located in the Las Vegas Convention Center.
  • For CES 2023, CTA introduced a new category of Innovation Awards showcasing technologies advancing human rights.
  • The CES 2023 Innovation Awards honorees, including product descriptions and photos, can be found at CES.tech/innovation .

AGON by AOC Announces New Partnership with Esports Arena

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

MILPITAS, Calif., Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- AGON by AOC, a leader in gaming monitors and peripherals, today announces its new two-year brand sponsorship with Esports Arena, LLC. AOC will outfit and sell product inside Esports Arena locations within 18 Walmart stores nationwide starting November 2022. Through the end of 2023, 50 stores are expected to be added to its roster.

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  • The sub-brand of AOC, AGON by AOC, offers one of the strongest portfolios of high-performance gaming monitors in the world and a complete ecosystem of gaming accessories grouped in three categories: AOC GAMING for core gamers, AGON for competitive gamers and AGON PRO for esports enthusiasts and professional esports players.
  • Since 2020 AGON by AOC has been one of the leading gaming monitor brands and a top choice of gamers worldwide.
  • For more information, please refer to AGON by AOC's official website or follow AGON by AOC on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.
  • Esports Arena opened its doors in 2015 as North America's first dedicated esports facility.

Katahdin Bankshares Corp. Announces Dividend

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

HOULTON, Maine, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Katahdin Bankshares Corp. (OTCQX: KTHN), the parent company of Katahdin Trust Company, a community bank founded in 1918 serving northern Maine and the greater Bangor and Portland regions, announced that it has declared a cash dividend of $0.138 per share for the fourth quarter of 2022.

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  • HOULTON, Maine, Nov. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Katahdin Bankshares Corp. (OTCQX: KTHN), the parent company of Katahdin Trust Company, a community bank founded in 1918 serving northern Maine and the greater Bangor and Portland regions, announced that it has declared a cash dividend of $0.138 per share for the fourth quarter of 2022.
  • In making the announcement, Jon J. Prescott, Katahdin Trust President & CEO, stated that it represented a 10.4% increase over last year's fourth quarter dividend.
  • Katahdin Bankshares Corp. is the bank holding company of Katahdin Trust Company.
  • Katahdin Bankshares Corp. common stock is quoted on the OTC Markets (OTCQX) under the symbol KTHN.

Lumentum Announces Upcoming Investor Events

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Wednesday, November 16, 2022

Lumentum (NASDAQ: LITE) is a market-leading designer and manufacturer of innovative optical and photonic products enabling optical networking and laser applications worldwide.

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  • Lumentum (NASDAQ: LITE) is a market-leading designer and manufacturer of innovative optical and photonic products enabling optical networking and laser applications worldwide.
  • Lumentum optical components and subsystems are part of virtually every type of telecom, enterprise, and data center network.
  • Lumentum lasers enable advanced manufacturing techniques and diverse applications including next-generation 3D sensing capabilities.
  • Lumentum is headquartered in San Jose, California with R&D, manufacturing, and sales offices worldwide.