Tag Archives: Companies

04Feb/22

Smart Cities Pivot to Hydrogen and Other Priorities, Reports IDTechEx

Smart cities face new, exceptional challenges with new exceptional technologies. Those starting from scratch have seen a shakeout for reasons varying from push-back against people control to failing to raise the money. In contrast, work has begun on the NEOM smart city in Saudi Arabia and the more modest Toyota Woven City at the base of Mount Fuji in Japan that is, in some ways, more advanced. The IDTechEx report, “Smart City Materials, Systems, Markets 2022-2042” has the analysis and forecasts. Continue reading

03Feb/22

Barclays announces strategic partnership with global corporate venture builder Rainmaking to drive FinTech innovation

Barclays today announced that Rainmaking, a leading corporate venture builder, has been chosen as an innovation partner. With the support of Rainmaking, Barclays will launch a new suite of initiatives targeted at FinTech founders across the globe, from early-stage to scale-up and beyond, to help grow and develop their companies. Continue reading

03Feb/22

DISCOVERY, INC. CONFIRMS EXCLUSIVE DISCUSSIONS WITH BT GROUP TO CREATE SPORT JV IN THE UK AND IRELAND

Discovery, Inc. (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) confirms that it has entered into exclusive discussions with BT Group to create a new sport venture in the UK by combining its Eurosport business in the UK and Ireland with BT Sport. The companies aim for the 50:50 Joint Venture to be operational in 2022 pending a definite agreement and regulatory approval. Continue reading

01Feb/22

G-SHOCK RELEASES COLLABORATION MODEL IN CELEBRATION OF MATCHDAY: INSIDE FC BARCELONA DOCUMENTARY

Today, Casio announces a new addition to the G-SHOCK MOVE line of fitness watches with the launch of the GBD100BAR-4. The new limited-edition model was created in collaboration with Matchday: Inside FC Barcelona, a must-watch documentary featuring the inner world of the famed Spanish football club. Continue reading

26Jan/22

BRAIN-CONTROLLED SMART ASSISTANTS, DISEASE-DETECTING MIRRORS AND DIGITALLY-CONNECTED TREES TO BECOME MAINSTREAM BY 2030, ACCORDING TO NEW VODAFONE STUDY

Connectivity and smart technology will fundamentally transform our experience of the world within the next decade, according to a new report launched today by Vodafone. The Connected Consumer 2030 (CC2030) report explores five key trends that will drive the future of connectivity, challenging head-on the impact of climate change, depleting natural resources and ageing populations. Continue reading

25Jan/22

CLEO ICE QUEEN’S STAR ON THE RISE IN NEW GLOBAL DEAL

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA, January 25, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Zambian hip hop star and television & radio presenter, Cleo Ice Queen, has joined the international cast of top African talent signed to Johnnie Walker as a brand ambassador while also signing a deal with Def Jam Records Africa, both bold steps in her award-winning career trajectory. Continue reading

How to access training at no cost in Google Cloud Skills Boost for partners (formerly Google Courses)

This year, Google Cloud aims to improve your learning experiences by offering new tools, expanded training options, and an enhanced technical learning platform to deepen your skills and fuel your business growth. Continue reading

17Jan/22

Accor welcomes 2022 with a diverse array of spectacular new properties

Accor is pleased to reveal some of its newest properties and upcoming destinations that guests and world travelers can look forward to visiting in 2022 and beyond. Many of the world’s most exciting destinations – such as London, Doha, and Moscow – will welcome multiple new Accor hotels this year, while several Accor brands have sought out exotic, unexpected or new horizons to explore, such as Pangkalan Bun in Indonesia; Copenhagen, Denmark; and Casco Viejo in Panama City. Continue reading

11Jan/22

MetaX OTT Platform Partners with WeTV to Bring Premium Asian On-Demand Programs to Global Audiences

MetaX OTT Platform with Open Browser and MetaX Play, which aggregates over 10,000 hours of exciting content, announced a partnership with WeTV, a video streaming platform for the best Asian entertainment backed by Tencent Video, to bring a rich library of top-notch content to global fans. Continue reading