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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

How Can Life Sciences Supply Chains Navigate a Disrupted World?

How Can Life Sciences Supply Chains Navigate a Disrupted World? Share this: Blog / How Can Life Sciences Supply Chains Navigate a Disrupted World? As the U.S. heads towards its second pandemic winter, there is talk of the far-reaching effects of a global economy in the grips of continued, unpredictable disruption, while at the same time many industries – life sciences being a significant one – are grappling with their own unique challenges and growing pains. A double whammy, so to speak. The upshot is that businesses must build resilience, a tolerance for ambiguity, and the ability to focus on

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

Air New Zealand to introduce ‘no jab, no fly’ for international travellers

Air New Zealand is asking customers to get ready for international travel by getting vaccinated. From 1 February 2022, the airline will require customers travelling anywhere on its international network to be fully vaccinated. “We’re getting ready to reconnect with the world and letting customers know what they need to do to be ready to take off when we can,” says Air New Zealand’s Chief Executive Officer Greg Foran. “Being vaccinated against COVID-19 is the new reality of international travel –many of the destinations Kiwis want to visit are already

Emirates Unlocks More Offers in Dubai for Its Customers During Expo 2020

Throughout the six-month Expo 2020 Dubai, Emirates is unlocking, even more, offers for all its passengers arriving in or stopping over in Dubai. By simply showing their boarding pass, Emirates’ customers can enjoy complimentary access to the Dubai Frame, one of the city’s iconic attractions offering a panoramic view of old and new Dubai. In addition, the Emirates boarding pass enables customers to enjoy attractive discounts and benefits at over 500 retail, dining, and recreational attractions across Dubai and the UAE. Details of the offers can be found on www.emirates.com/myemiratespass.

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