Month: June 2021

Diablo® II: Resurrected™ Reopens the Gates of Hell September 23

The faithfully remastered action role-playing game classic is coming to Windows® PC, and for the first time to Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, and Nintendo Switch™ Preorder today for early access to the upcoming open beta test on supporting platforms IRVINE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#blizzard–On September 23, players around the world can save Sanctuary from …

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International Currency and Global Payment Expert Firma Upgrades Anti-Financial Crime Capabilities With Napier

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Napier, provider of advanced anti-financial crime compliance solutions, has announced it is now the platform of choice for Firma, a foreign exchange and global payments company headquartered in Canada. Napier, which works with financial organizations around the globe to provide AI-led anti-money laundering solutions, will supply Firma with Transaction Monitoring, Client Activity Review and …

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Ubisoft Reveals Rocksmith™+, the Future of Interactive Music Learning

Experience unlimited access to guitar learning in Rocksmith+ SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today at Ubisoft Forward, Ubisoft announced Rocksmith+, a new subscription service that teaches players how to play guitar and bass through their favorite songs. Building upon the award-winning Rocksmith method, which has helped almost five million people learn how to play guitar, Rocksmith+ will release …

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Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six® Extraction Launches on September 16

The next mainline installment in the Rainbow Six franchise, Extraction is a brand-new tactical co-op experience. SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today at Ubisoft Forward, Ubisoft ® announced that Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Extraction, the next mainline installment in the Rainbow Six franchise, will release worldwide with full cross-play, cross-save, and cross-progression on September 16, 2021 on Xbox …

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HMS Host Employees Complain to Starbucks About Understaffing

UNITE HERE Local 11 members send letter to Starbucks corporate board as air travel returns and rent relief for HMS Host at Phoenix Sky Harbor continues PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Yesterday, HMS Host workers at Starbucks locations at Phoenix Sky Harbor airport escalated a campaign to address understaffing by contacting Starbucks Corporation. The workers complain that although air …

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GetSwift Announces Departure of Dennis Noto

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$GSW #delivery—GetSwift Technologies Limited (NEO:GSW) (“GetSwift” or the “Company”), a leading provider of last mile SaaS logistics technology and services, is announcing the departure of Dennis Noto, Chief Technology Officer. Mr. Noto was hired in 2018 with the mandate to develop GetSwift’s technology to an enterprise grade platform and architecture. With this now …

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AM Best Comments on Credit Ratings of Intact Financial Corporation Following Transaction Announcement

OLDWICK, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#insurance—AM Best has commented that the Financial Strength Rating of A+ (Superior) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings of “aa-” (Superior) of Intact Insurance Company (Ontario, Canada) and the subsidiaries of Intact Financial Corporation (Intact) remain unchanged following the recent announcement of the definitive agreement along with its partner Tryg A/S to sell …

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Ondas Holdings Inc. Announces Closing of Public Offering and Exercise of Over-Allotment Option

NANTUCKET, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Ondas Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: ONDS), a developer of proprietary, software-based wireless broadband technology for large established and emerging industrial markets, announced today the closing of its public offering of 7,360,000 shares of its common stock, including 960,000 shares sold pursuant to the exercise in full by the underwriters of their over-allotment option, at …

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David Hall Comments on the Election of Eric Singer to Velodyne Lidar’s Board of Directors Based on Preliminary Meeting Results

Believes the Addition of Proven Stockholder Advocate and Tech Sector Veteran Represents First Step Toward Fixing the Company’s Broken Governance and Lagging Performance SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–David Hall, the largest holder of outstanding common stock of Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (NASDAQ:VLDR) (“Velodyne Lidar” or the “Company”), today commented on the preliminary results of the Company’s 2021 …

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Dive Technologies Builds Commercial AUV for Kraken Robotics Fleet

BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dive Technologies, Inc., today announced it has formally extended their partnership with Kraken Robotics to build a commercial Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) for deep subsea cable and infrastructure inspections and geophysical surveys. Specially built for Kraken Robotics, the commercial AUV, called the DIVE-LD, will be outfitted with a unique survey sensor suite to augment …

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Virtual Solar Cup Program Culminates With Celebration of Student Winners Across Southern California

Program promotes sustainability, fosters skills in science, technology, engineering, art and math LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Though the pandemic kept Southern California students from competing in person, more than 300 students from 16 high schools throughout the region participated in the virtual 2021 Solar Cup, which featured challenges that tested students’ technical, engineering and creative skills. The …

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British Columbia First Province to Cover Dexcom G6 Continuous Glucose Monitoring System for People With Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes on Intensive Insulin Therapy

Dexcom CGM use is proven to improve glycemic control1,2 and can reduce the risk of costly long-term diabetes-related complications compared to fingerstick monitoring.3 BURNABY, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–$DXCM #cgm–Dexcom, Inc. (NASDAQ: DXCM), a leader in real-time continuous glucose monitoring (CGM), announced today that people with diabetes who are on intensive insulin therapy, age two years or …

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AM Best Downgrades Credit Ratings of Trans City Casualty Insurance Company and Trans-City Life Insurance Company

OLDWICK, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#insurance—AM Best has downgraded the Financial Strength Rating to B++ (Good) from A- (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating to “bbb+” (Good) from “a-” (Excellent) for Trans City Casualty Insurance Company (TCC) and Trans-City Life Insurance Company (TCL). Both companies are domiciled in Scottsdale, AZ. The outlook of these Credit Ratings (ratings) …

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