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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

CPG Companies Must Ditch Spreadsheets and Embrace Technology

CPG Companies Must Ditch Spreadsheets and Embrace Technology Share this: Blog / CPG Companies Must Ditch Spreadsheets and Embrace Technology CPG companies can collaborate more effectively, get consensus, and make better decisions faster with the right solutions for S&OP success. To say that today’s CPG marketplace has faced some disruption is an understatement, and the pandemic is only one of the elements causing turmoil. Companies using outmoded tools such as Excel spreadsheets and simple database systems to manage sales and operations planning (S&OP) have found themselves in an almost impossible position

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

How BizPay is helping SMEs through Covid

We are all facing unique cash flow challenges and business hurdles at the moment, and for small business owners, the stakes are particularly high. At BizPay, they want to help in any way they can; that is why they’ve announced the extension of their Covid Lockdown Business Support Offer. BizPay hope that this extra help will be a win for you and a win for your clients.Here’s how BizPay are assisting new and existing customers in recovering and thriving through and beyond the pandemic:50% OFF your fees until the end

Stockholm Arlanda reopens Terminal 2 which was closed since the beginning of the pandemic

After a heavy pandemic, passengers are slowly returning to Arlanda Airport. Soon another terminal will open to accommodate more passengers and new airlines. During the summer, the number of air passengers has increased from very low levels at Arlanda, and the increase has remained stable during the autumn. Swedavia, which owns and operates Arlanda, has now decided to reopen Terminal 2 from the end of October. During the pandemic, all traffic took place from terminal 5. “We saw an increase in traffic this summer, and we see that the increase

TradingView Sees a 237% Increase in Visitors since the Pandemic Started

TradingView, one of the biggest financial portals in the world, witnessed a 400% increase in its membership accounts over the past 18 months after the Coronavirus pandemic sparked. According to CityAM, the site also saw a surge of 237% on visitors, with 550 million unique visitors from 180 countries.“TradingView was created with the belief that educated participation in global markets is the best means of increasing individual financial wellbeing. All of our tools and features work towards this goal of allowing anyone, anywhere, to look, learn, and succeed through trading

Morgan Stanley exec says Bitcoin is the ‘Kenny from South Park’ of money

Morgan Stanley's Dennis Lynch shared a light-hearted analogy during a discussion at Morningstar’s yearly investment conference today, claiming that Bitcoin’s insatiable ability to defy the odds and rise from both technical and fundamental adversity portrays that of the South Park cartoon character Kenny.The 24-series show has garnered a global audience base for its weird and wacky sense of humour, epitomised by the long-standing gag that Kenny dies in each episode, only to be rebirthed and gleefully unaware of his brutal demise in the following show. Head of asset management firm

Miva, Inc. to Host MivaCon Ecommerce Masterclass: A 1-Day Virtual…

“MivaCon Ecommerce Masterclass will offer exclusive ecommerce education and strategies designed to keep online businesses competitive and relevant amid changing circumstances and for years to come.” - Rick Wilson, CEO of Miva SAN DIEGO, Calif. (PRWEB) September 22, 2021 Miva, Inc., a leading ecommerce software and service provider for mid-size and enterprise merchants, has opened registration for its user event MivaCon Ecommerce Masterclass, a 1-day virtual educational conference for Miva users and online sellers. Tickets for MivaCon Ecommerce Masterclass are free for online sellers and grant access to all sessions,