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Instant Bitcoin Deposits & Next-Day Withdrawals Now Available at Slotland

Slotland has just given online slots players another birthday gift and another choice for deposits and withdrawals.  The unique online casino now accepts Bitcoins, the world's most popular cryptocurrency.  Deposits made in Bitcoins are credited instantly and withdrawals are processed the next ...

New Rolls-Royce Phantom Makes Majestic China Debut

The New Rolls-Royce Phantom, the eighth generation of the legendary nameplate, made its China debut at the Beijing Time Museum, an exquisitely constructed courtyard close to the capital's ancient landmark time reference point DrumTower. The New Phantom has marvelled the world and redefined the ...

Samsung, Huawei and Amazon failing Greenpeace's 'green' electronics guide

Fairphone and Apple are ahead of brands such as Samsung, Huawei and Amazon, which are failing to take responsibility for their environmental footprint, according to Greenpeace USA's latest Guide to Greener Electronics. Greenpeace USA scored 17 of the world's leading tech companies based on their ...

Solunion to offer Euler Hermes Transactional Cover Unit products

Solunion, experts in credit insurance, will offer its clients the full range of Transactional Cover Unit products from Euler Hermes, its joint shareholder with MAPFRE. The tailor-made policies are designed to safeguard against default and political risks, including those arising from short, medium ...

ADVA Optical Networking Wins Prize for Best Energy Efficiency at SDN NFV World Congress

ADVA Optical Networking announced that its FSP 3000 platform has won the Layer 123 2017 Network Transformation Award for Best Energy Efficiency. Presented in The Hague as part of the SDN NFV World Congress, the award recognizes the phenomenally low power consumption of ADVA Optical Networking's WDM ...

SAP Enhances Commerce Solution to Help Telecommunications and Media Companies Attract and Retain Customers

SAP SE   announced an enhanced release of the SAP Hybris Commerce solution for the telecommunications and media industries. The telecommunications and media accelerator, developed in collaboration with IBM , addresses industry-specific challenges when engaging, retaining and acquiring customers ...

Fidelity Investments® Introduces New Annuity: IncomeSource® Series from Western & Southern Financial Group

Fidelity Investments ® announced the addition of IncomeSource®, a Single Premium Immediate Annuity underwritten by two Western & Southern Financial Group member companies, to the Fidelity Insurance Network®. The first Western & Southern annuity to be offered in Fidelity's product ...

Qualcomm Technologies Extends RF Front End Portfolio to Deliver Modem-to-Antenna Solution for 600 MHz Bands

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated , announced new additions to the RF Front-End portfolio that is designed to provide comprehensive support for devices operating in the 600 MHz spectrum. The new additions to Qualcomm Technologies' RFFE portfolio are designed to allow ...

TBS Scores its Most-Watched LCS Game 2 Ever with 6.8 Million Viewers for Sunday's Cubs/Dodgers Telecast

TBS's exclusive presentation of the 2017 National League Championship Series presented by Camping World Game 2 - the Chicago Cubs vs. Los Angeles Dodgers - averaged 6.8 million viewers to become the network's most-watched LCS Game 2 of all time. The telecast propelled TBS to win the night across all ...

US Consumers More Reluctant to Shop During Peak Holiday Shopping Days and More Likely to Purchase Online Than in Stores, Accenture Survey Reveals

U.S. consumers are less inclined to shop on traditional peak holiday shopping days this year and more likely to search for and buy the best bargains online than in stores, according to results of Accenture's 11th Annual Holiday Shopping Survey. -   - The online survey found that slightly more than ...

Walmart Foundation Commits $500,000 to Operation Homefront to Support Military Families Impacted by Recent Hurricanes

The Walmart Foundation is committing $500,000 to Operation Homefront's Critical Financial Assistance program to help meet the unique and urgent needs of military families affected by the 2017 hurricane season. The funding will support the financial needs of up to 1,000 requests from military ...

Dote Shopping & Freeform Kick Off New Collaboration “Shop The Look” For Season 1 of “The Bold Type”

On the heels of being picked up for additional seasons, Freeform's newest hit series “The Bold Type” ,often described as Millennials/Gen Z's Sex and the City,has joined with shopping app Dote to bring their audience Shop The Look. Viewers can see an outfit they want on a character from ...

ABPANC Announces Krista Paternostro Bower, MPA, CAE as its new CEO

The American Board of Perianesthesia Nursing Certification, Inc. has announced that its Board of Directors has selected Krista Paternostro Bower, MPA, CAE as its new CEO, beginning November 1, 2017. Bower brings more than 24 years of association leadership experience and most recently held the ...

Vistar Media Names Matthew Schuster as Chief Revenue Officer

Vistar Media, a geospatial technology company bridging the space between advertising ecosystems and consumer movement patterns, today announced that Matthew Schuster will be joining the company as Chief Revenue Officer. Schuster will lead all sales and client services operations globally, and will ...

High Percentage of Schools that Tested their Water for Lead Came Back Positive in One State

The Salt Lake Tribune  recently published an article about water tests being conducted in the state's schools. According to their report, water samples from 249 schools have been analyzed for lead so far. Almost 90% of the schools had some lead levels in their water and only 25 schools were found ...

Oakland Redevelopment Project Halts after Asbestos Discovery

In September, KTVU broadcasted a report about a stalled retail redevelopment project that has area residents concerned. According to the station, the developer stopped demolition of a partially torn down bank building after asbestos was found in roof decking materials. Since April, the building has ...

Bad Axe Restoration Products Introduces ONSLAUGHT Disinfectant - an Innovation in Efficacy and Product Packaging

Following the successful introductions of Bad Axe Particulate Conqueror and Ravage Rinse earlier this year, Bad Axe Restoration Products is pleased to introduce their latest groundbreaking product for the restoration and remediation industry. ONSLAUGHT is an EPA registered disinfectant that has ...

vPersonalize Announces the First Integrated 3D Design and Manufacturing Automation Software for One-Off, Small Batch and On-Demand Manufacturing

California based vPersonalize Inc. a pioneer in 3D design and automation software for on-demand manufacturing, today announced the launch of its new, unified design-to-manufacturing software for brands, designers and manufacturers to enhance operational efficiency, optimize product development, and ...

Captain-Turned-Pirate Explores Dangerous Waters

A lot of people come to a point in their lives where they are lost between the burdens of their past and the uncertainties of their future. Katy Oden explores this theme in her exciting book about pirates, betrayal, and survival in the middle of the ocean entitled “Suffering the Black Water ...

Mayan Civilization at the Forefront of Fiction Sequel

Marjorie Bicknell Johnson became fascinated with the ancient Maya in the 1970s. Taking advantage of what she'd learned from attending archaeological seminars and her study trips to Guatemala and Yucatán, she wrote “Jaguar Princess” ,where she introduced readers to Chanla Pesh,and its ...

Hilarious Book of Adventure Tells a Man's Quest to Find His Clones

Practicing physical therapy technician Shawn Orgain exhibits his talent for comedy and creativity in his book, “Phyle of a Scorpion.” The author believes that the power of laughter can help his patients recover from operations. “I feel that we can all benefit from the escape from ...

How to Get Out of a Dark Place

There is always light at the end of a dark tunnel. Special education teacher Barbara K. Mezera is a believer of this age-old adage, as evidenced in her book, “From Despair to Hope and Healing: One Woman's Journey in Poem.” The book contains poetry that highlights Barbara's long struggle ...

Mutation-Inspired Thriller Makes Its Way to Frankfurt Book Fair

Adequate knowledge on the harmful effects of exposure to hazardous chemicals ignited the conception of James Frazee's first novel, “The Mosquito Bites.” This intricately woven story of mystery and suspense was showcased at the Frankfurt Book Fair, which spanned from October 11 to 15, ...

New York Author Writes a Memoir on Hardships and Familial Love

Rosalie Contino received a life-changing phone call. Her brother, Bob, had to retire after forty years of service for being diagnosed with mild schizophrenia. In “As Life Goes On: Lessons One Doesn't Want to Have to Learn,” Contino shares her insights on how to deal with challenges that ...

Thrills and Chills at Frankfurt Book Fair 2017

Dr. Rosalie H. Contino's “Underground Stories” was one of the many books featured at the Frankfurt Book Fair 2017. It was displayed at LitFire Publishing's booth from October 11 to 15 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. “Underground Stories” is a heart-racing book that is anything ...

Best Selling Book, Shatter the Yoyo, Is Now Free on Amazon for 5 Days - -

Best Seller Publishing announces the release of Dr. Candice Seti's new book, Shatter the Yoyo: A Definitive Guide to Losing Weight and Gaining Self Control While Ending Your Dependence on Diets. It will be available for free download in the Amazon Kindle Store on October 16th. - - Do you wake up ...

Olsbergs MSE, Honda Conclude the 2017 Red Bull Global Rallycross Season

- - • Mitchell deJong Ends Season as Highest Finishing Rookie - • Sebastian Eriksson Scores First Win in Louisville, Podium Finish in Atlantic City - • Oliver Eriksson Posts Season-High Finish of Fourth in Indianapolis - - - In the final event of the 2017 Red Bull Global Rallycross ...

Epsilon Named Citi's Partner of the Year

Epsilon ®, a global leader in creating connections between people and brands, announced that it has received the noteworthy 2017 Partner of the Year award by Citi in recognition of its high levels of performance and service providing loyalty platform and marketing technology for the global Citi ...

Nokia demonstrates first PON solution with integrated wireless drop alternative

- - • Nokia solution integrates WiGig to the home with a PON network, providing operators with a new FTTx option for delivering ultra-broadband access - • Nokia first to demonstrate Wireless PON solution at Broadband World Forum in Berlin, with pilots, commercial trials and general ...

Telestream Showcases Latest Live Video Capture, Production, Captioning, and Quality Monitoring Products at NAB NY 2017

Telestream ® , a leading provider of digital media tools and workflow solutions, will use NAB NY 2017 to showcase several solutions that contribute to live production, streaming and workflow efficiencies, including: live video capture and production over unmanaged networks -- a joint streaming ...

Dow and WE Launch Partnership to Inspire Innovation from a New Generation of Student Leaders to Solve Global Challenges

DowDuPont Materials Science, the business division of DowDuPont to be named Dow, and WE, launched We Are Innovators, a new campaign designed to challenge educators and students to apply chemistry and science to solve global challenges. Approximately 400 high school students from H.H. Dow High School ...

VIZ Media Announces Action-Packed Hunter X Hunter Set 3 Anime Home Media Release On Blu-Ray And DVD

VIZ Media, LLC ,a premier company in the fields of publishing, animation distribution, and global entertainment licensing, announces the latest home media edition for HUNTER X HUNTER with the release of Set 3 as Blu-ray and DVD sets on October 17th.  The latest sets each contain 24 episodes . The ...

LANXESS Urethane Systems will enhance research on next generation materials

- - • Collaboration with Polymer Science and Engineering department of University of Massachusetts Amherst - • Access to academic research on structure-property relationships, additive manufacturing and novel flame retardants - • Access to state of the art analytical instrument ...

Chad: The forgotten people within a silent crisis

More than 335,000 people continue to go hungry in the Lake Region of Chad - a place where only ten doctors are currently working and the international community has only funded $40m of a $121m humanitarian appeal. “Today, on World Food Day, more than 200,000 children in the Lake Region ...

Two Brand New Marvel Animation Episodes to Air on Disney XD This Weekend

EXCLUSIVE Sneak Peak at Marvel's Spider-Man - 'Spider-Man On Ice': https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_dDyG-AIX9g Buckle up, Marvelites! We've got brand new episodes of “Marvel's Spider-Man” and “Marvel's Avengers: Secret Wars” airing on Disney XD this weekend! On Disney XD, ...

Alessandro Zanardi and Lena Gercke visit the DTM finale – BMW wins manufacturer title in the Pirelli World Challenge.

One of the first to congratulate BMW DTM driver Marco Wittmann on his victory in Sunday's race at Hockenheim was fellow BMW works driver Alessandro Zanardi. The Italian also took his place on the podium, where he took part in the championship presentation ceremony. Zanardi watched the final weekend ...

IBM Announces Major Blockchain Solution to Speed Global Payments

SIBOS: IBM announced a new blockchain banking solution that will help financial institutions address the processes of universal cross-border payments, designed to reduce the settlement time and lower the cost of completing global payments for businesses and consumers. Using IBM Blockchain, and in ...

Acting Secretary Hargan declares public health emergency in California due to wildfires

Following President Trump's major disaster declaration for California, Health and Human Services Acting Secretary Eric D. Hargan declared a public health emergency in California due to the wildfires devastating the state. The declaration allowed the secretary to issue a waiver under section 1135 of ...

Dr. Candice Seti's, Shatter the Yoyo - Free Download Tomorrow

Best Seller Publishing announces the release of Dr. Candice Seti's new book, Shatter the Yoyo: A Definitive Guide to Losing Weight and Gaining Self Control While Ending Your Dependence on Diets. It will be available for free download in the Amazon Kindle Store on October 16th. - - Do you wake up ...

Pastor Robert Scheck Reflects on His Experience in the Vietnam War

There seems to be no shortage of memoirs and other books on the Vietnam War, which remains a controversial subject in American history. The event is still deeply rooted in the minds of many people due to the brutal nature of the way it was fought and the long-term psychological impact on the ...

Christian Author Ralph Mosgrove: Show Gratitude through Body Language

Mosgrove and Elsie, his wife of 60 years, lived a charmed life and an independent lifestyle until the latter fell and broke her hip. Elsie, a church worker like her husband, had to use a four-wheel walker to move around. Though they were at the mercy of other people, the couple experienced concrete ...

Author Recounts Shocking Story of Harassment

In his first book, author Cole Phoenix recounts a unique tale of workplace bullying that deteriorates into something much worse. “Wolves for Hire”  begins when a former coworker sends Cole a message, attempting to extort money from him. The writer, being positive that the contents of ...

Immigration in the Eyes of a Child

Immigration is not a subject matter without complexity. Having to explain its entirety to a child is a challenge. However, Silvia Juarez-Marazzo's ¡Mamá, cuéntame porqué viniste! helps parents, especially immigrant ones, to explain in a developmentally sensitive way why parents leave their home ...

Rare Vintages from Cellars of 'Sleeping Beauty' of Champagne Grande Marques, Charles Heidsieck, Released for December Sales in London & New York

An historic sale of rare vintage champagnes from Charles Heidsieck, to be sold directly from their chalk cellars in Reims where they have been stored since being bottled - in some cases for more than 50 years - will be offered at auction by Christie's on 7th December in London and on the 8th & 9th ...

Dainese, D-AIR LAB and Enel Develop an Airbag to Protect Staff in The Workplace

The Safety Jacket is an innovative system to protect workers at risk of accidents resulting from an impact or fall while working at a height. The system stems from the collaboration between Enel and D-AIR LAB, the innovative start-up linked to Dainese. It is an individual protective jacket based on ...

Gas turbine facility inaugurated under Saudi Aramco-Mitsubishi Hitachi strategic partnership

Al Qahtani was speaking at the inauguration ceremony for Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd.'s new facility in Dammam on 12 October 2017. The event was held under the patronage of HRH Prince Ahmed bin Fahd bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Vice Governor of the Eastern Province. Al-Qahtani added: ...

Panasonic Starts Accepting Orders for Manufacturing Operations Optimizer MFO

Panasonic Corporation announced today that the company will start accepting orders beginning October 13 for a new software solution, 'Manufacturing Operations Optimizer MFO', a system that improves productivity by utilizing a simulation model that accurately emulates the mounting process of ...

ARKET Now Open in Munich

Housed in a new four-floor building in the centre of the city, between the famous 12th-century town square and the landmark 'Frauenkirche' cathedral, ARKET will be a modern-day market offering essential products for men, women, children and the home. The store occupies the entire building, a space ...

Singapore Airlines' 70th Anniversary Events Raise $2.55 Million For Community Chest

Singapore Airlines has raised S$2.55 million for Community Chest through three fundraising events, organised as part of the Airline's 70th anniversary celebrations. Proceeds from the SIA Family Day, SIA Group Charity Run and SIA Charity Gala will go towards supporting beneficiaries from about 80 ...

New high-tech site

- - • ZEISS continues its strategic, global investment and growth trajectory - • New integrated high-tech site, which will benefit the entire region and bring together all local ZEISS units by 2023 - • Founding site of Jena to remain one of the top innovation hubs for ZEISS - ...