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US de novo commercial bank Genesis goes live in California

Genesis Bank, a California-chartered de novo bank, has launched in the US to provide services for commercial clients. Genesis Bank received its licence earlier this year, and launched in August The bank says it is focused on servicing small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), the owners of SMEs, and owners and investors of income-producing properties. Headquartered in Newport Beach, Genesis aims to serve primarily the Orange and Los Angeles counties of California, as well as the Riverside and San Bernardino counties. Stephen Gordon, founding chairman and chief executive at the bank,

Build a Compliant Network with Supply Chain Traceability

Build a Compliant Network with Supply Chain Traceability Share this: Blog / Build a Compliant Network with Supply Chain Traceability Supply chain traceability allows you to track the origin and journey of your business’s products and their inputs through every step of the supply chain. For fashion companies, for example, supply chain traceability solutions document the chain of custody of your goods and inputs from the cotton source to the importer of record.   An effective traceability solution provides supply chain transparency. It allows supply chain managers to see critical information that improves

Infrrd listed as a Sample Vendor in Gartner Hype Cycle for Natural…

Infrrd Recognized as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Natural Language Technologies 2021 We are committed to removing friction from the document extraction process, and to supporting enterprises in their transformational automation jouneys, says Infrrd CEO, Amit Jnagal. SAN JOSE, Calif. (PRWEB) October 02, 2021 Infrrd, a leading provider of Intelligent Document Processing (IDP) solutions, today announced that it has been identified as a Sample Vendor in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Natural Language Technologies 2021 report in the IDP category.[1] ____________________________ EXCERPTS FROM THE REPORT: Why

Inspiration4 crew describes “incredible perspective” from space

The Inspiration4 crew downlinks a live update from SpaceX’s Crew Dragon Resilience spacecraft. Credit: SpaceX On their final full day in space Friday, the all-civilian Inspiration4 crew circling Earth inside a SpaceX Dragon capsule chatted with Tom Cruise, rang the closing bell on the New York Stock Exchange, and downlinked a live video update showing views outside their cupola dome window. The crew members demonstrated acrobatic spins in the microgravity environment aboard the Crew Dragon spacecraft, described scientific experiments that are part of the mission, and showed off artistic efforts,

Supernatural Superfan Chesney Mariani Talks VR Fitness

Supernatural superfan Chesney Mariani recently became a part of the VR app she uses everyday.The makers of the Supernatural subscription-based VR exercise service brought her out to California to record a workout session and along the way she got to meet coaches like Leanne Pedante. Pedante is one of several Supernatural coaches Mariani works out with virtually, and for more than a year she’s met up with them at least daily. Now, she’s passing along a message of self love in a medium intensity workout lasting 23 minutes with songs

Woman Indicted on Bitcoin-Fueled Murder-for-Hire Charges

A 36-year-old woman from Fallon, Nev. has been indicted on murder-for-hire charges for allegedly trying to pay a hitman $5,000 in bitcoin to kill her ex-husband. A press release issued by the U.S. District Attorney’s Office of the Eastern District of California names Kristy Lynn Felkins as the subject of the indictment. According to court documents, Felkins contracted the services of a hitman via a darknet website in 2016. She allegedly paid 12 BTC — then worth approximately $5,000 — to order a hit on her ex-husband with whom she

Data Gumbo Chief Talks Saudi Aramco Backing and Latest $4M Round

The oil and gas sector was on the brink of collapse this year amid a devastating decline in commodity prices in the wake of weakened demand as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Oil prices have recovered somewhat, but the industry is still having to reinvent itself in some ways to keep businesses running. Fortunately, energy is one of the sectors that blockchain technology has already begun to disrupt. Houston-based blockchain startup Data Gumbo just secured $4 million in a Series B funding round that attracted some high-profile backers in

ArbiStar: Securities Fraud and Elaborate Ponzi Scheme?

Imagine engaging in a trust dependent relationship with a well-known cryptocurrency investment company that has all the bells and whistles of a successful investment firm. They’ve got an impressive trading portfolio, and the promise of a substantial investment return through the use of a sophisticated cryptocurrency arbitration trading bot to ensure a higher payout. But what isn’t readily known to its investors is that this impressive company is a complete scam. From their website to their advertisements — the entire framework of their business model is an alleged elaborate Ponzi