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Demonic Review – Neat Tech on Tired Horror

Neill Blomkamp used to be a name recognized for sci-fi. He had his first breakout hit with 2009’s District 9. On a relatively small budget, he delivered a stirring sci-fi adventure in South Africa. He would continue to develop more films of this nature. These pictures were pretty much the same in their depictions of apartheid. The likes Elysium and Chappie revealed that Blomkamp’s scope was pretty limited, geographically and thematically. So it’s a tad intriguing to see him step into a different genre. Demonic doesn’t feel like Blomkamp’s usual

Axie Infinity Raises $152M from a16z to Accelerate Play-to-Earn

Share some Bitpinas love:Sky Mavis, the developers of breakout game Axie Infinity, announces that it has successfully raised $152 million that will be used to build its global team, scale its infrastructure and build a distribution platform that game developers can use to create and distribute their blockchain games. The series B round is led by Andreessen Horowitz (a16z) and participated by Accel and Paradigm. A16z previously invested in play-to-earn gaming group Yield Guild Games, which has more than 3,000 scholars playing Axie Infinity.While the play-to-earn (P2E) model, which means

Keypoint Intelligence Recognizes Konica Minolta with the BLI…

The financial services sector has been transformed by the COVID-19 pandemic, with a sudden and sustained need for cloud-based solutions that enable ‘anywhere working’ for an industry that had not traditionally maintained a remote workforce. FAIRFIELD, N.J. (PRWEB) September 15, 2021 Keypoint Intelligence, the world’s leading independent provider of testing services and analytical information to the document imaging industry, today announced that Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc., has claimed the Buyers Lab (BLI) 2021-2022 PaceSetter Award in Financial Services. Based on research conducted in the North American market, this

Contactless delivery pilot during pandemic brings efficiencies to the CPG supply chain, notes report

The Consumer Brands Association recently released an operational standard for contactless freight pickup and delivery designed to empower companies to shift from an archaic paper-based delivery process to a digitized supply chain.Spokesmen say this will enhance safety, increase productivity and bring transparency to every employee involved in the end-to-end supply chain ecosystem.At the beginning of the pandemic, the consumer packaged goods industry faced the enormous dilemma of continuing to produce and deliver the essential products Americans needed to stay home and stay safe, while also protecting the health and safety of truck

UKWA calls for self-isolation exemption

Clare Bottle, the Chief Executive of the UK Warehousing Association (UKWA), has written to Rachel Maclean, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Transport, making the strong case for logistics workers to be exempt from self-isolation as the ‘pingdemic’ sweeps the country causing shortages of supplies. Clare states: “During the earlier phases of the Covid-19 pandemic logistics workers, including warehouse workforces, benefitted from ‘essential worker’ status, which helped our members and the wider logistics community to maintain critical supply chains, including food and pharmaceutical supplies. We believe that

CO2 traffic lights ensure safe working conditions

Motorhome specialist Hymer uses a CO2 traffic light system from Werma to ensure the health and safety of all persons present in its Bad Waldsee, Germany maintenance facility. “Camper van travel is more than a vacation – it’s a passion”, says Markus Bächle, Team Leader of Maintenance and Repair at the Hymer Electrical Workshop, with a twinkle in his eyes. “So our customers are entitled to receive a vehicle of the highest standard – whether we are talking about comfort, quality, safety equipment, comprehensive features or value retention.” It is immediately obvious

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

3 Crucial Reasons Why Bitcoin Could Fall Below $10K This Fall

Bitcoin faces the prospects of breaking below $10,000 after failing to extend a rally that pushed its price up by 70 percent earlier this year. Bitcoin is maintaining support above $10,000. Source: TradingView.com Here are the top three risks the cryptocurrency is facing as it heads towards the fourth and final quarter of 2020, according to the latest fractals and multiple observations. #1 Another US Equity Selloff; Bitcoin Correlation One of the main reasons Bitcoin faces the risks of falling in the coming sessions is the equity market. The cryptocurrency

Wirex Announces its First Crowdfunding and Aiming to Raise £1M

Rate this post Wirex, a leading payments platform, has recently announced its first crowdfunding. According to the announcement, the firm is aiming to raise £1 million through this crowdfunding round. It is claimed that the firm will be providing an opportunity to the customers and the interested ones to invest before scaling-up.  The investors are able to pre-register to invest through this crowdfunding from September 21. For this funding round, Wirex will be using Crowdcube and it is expected that this one is going to be the most successful by