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Britive’s Dynamic Permissioning Platform Poised to Rev Up Its Development with $5.4M Seed Funding

Security breaches and data leaks seem to be getting more and more common as of late even though it shouldn’t really be. Some experts believe that this is because of how slow the security solutions industry reacts to the ever-changing and developing trends in the cloud technology modern enterprises use. This is the driving force behind Britive, a cloud-native security solution provider. Created by seasoned veterans Artyom Poghosyan and Alex...

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Work-From-Home and Life in The Next Normal

Let's face it, working from home is the next normal. The COVID-19 crisis has forced many companies to rethink their business models - going forward. While remote working was already gaining currency before the crisis, the pandemic has escalated the process and the step-change in the use of video-conferencing globally has shown that remote working is here to stay. More and more businesses have been adopting a remote workforce system...

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Quick Look: Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, One of the Most Played FPS eSports Game in the World

Those even with just an inkling of what online eSports video games are like would have heard of Counter-Strike before. This multiplayer, objective-based first-person shooter (FPS) game is possibly the most popular with millions of players around the globe. It’s so famous and well-established that some even refer to it as the ‘father of all FPS games’. What is Counter-Strike: Global Offensive? Counter-Strike - Global Offensive is the game’s fourth...

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Can Stress Make You Sick?

Prolonged periods of stress can cause a number of physical symptoms and illnesses. Symptoms can come on as soon as your level of stress increases and worsen as stress continues. This fact has been studied by numerous scientists and most would agree that while stress has its merits, it can also do harm to our health in the long run. Common symptoms caused by stress include: Anger, irritability, or restlessness Feeling...

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Jobsoid Launches an All-In-One Recruitment Platform to Speed Up Your Hiring

Hiring is complicated and a time-consuming process, which poses various challenges for recruiters at every stage –right from sourcing to onboarding. The recruitment process gets further complicated with a humongous amount of paperwork, spreadsheets, phone calls, and emails. HR tech has helped solve many of these challenges. One such HR tech is Jobsoid, an ATS. Jobsoid is not just any ATS. It is a one-stop recruiting solution to not only...

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Apple Unveiled iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Mini With 5G

Finally, the wait is over. Apple introduces a beautiful new iPhone 12 and iPhone Mini design packed with innovative features, including 5G technology, A14 Bionic, an advanced dual-camera system, and a Super Retina XDR display with the Ceramic Shield front cover. The newly designed iPhone 12 models feature expansive edge-to-edge Super Retina XDR displays for a brighter, more immersive viewing experience, and a new Ceramic Shield front cover, providing the biggest jump...

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What is Link Building & Why is it Important for SEO?

Link building is one of the best ways of boosting your website SEO. Here are some of the best (and legit) ways of building those links. If you’re running your own website, sooner or later you’d have been told (or you’d have read about) the importance of link-building. This is a crucial way of reaching more people with your website. It’s actually all about SEO, which as a website runner...

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What is Dota 2? Here is a Quick Look at This Wildly Popular Multiplayer Online Battle Arena eSports Game

It can be said that Dota 2 is one of the most popular video games there is today. While it doesn’t have as many players as other online games, it’s still well-known even outside gamer circles since it has a large eSports scene. Even after nearly a decade after its release, Dota 2 is still played by more than a million people worldwide. What is Dota 2? Dota 2 is...

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MathGames, Surges Past 31MM Users as U.S. Distance Learning Ramps Up

Math Games, which offers online games and digital worksheets to make learning math fun for kids, today announced a number of key growth milestones for 2020. As of September, the site has seen more than 31MM students across the country -- from pre-K to 8th grade -- using its games and digital worksheets to stay engaged and hone their math skills in time for back to school season. In addition...

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As Cold Weather Curbs Outdoor Dining, Expect a Spike in Disposables-Packed Deliveries

Restaurants with even a fragment of outdoor space have found ways to serve customers in the fresh air during this era of pandemic dining. For people seeking a meal with a fresh view along with fresh ingredients, an al fresco two-top with a six-foot radius is a godsend. A less-noticed benefit is that in-house dining gives planet Earth a break on what could’ve been another meal delivered in a heap...

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OXIGEN Closed a $15M Series B Funding Round Backed by Notable Celebs: Kevin Love, Stephen Curry, Brett Eldredge

OXIGEN, the pH balanced water boosted with oxygen, announced today the closing of its $15 million Series B funding round backed by a roster of notable celebrities and global business leaders. OXIGEN is proud to feature a Board of Advisors that brings together the very best in business, community leadership, health & wellness, and sports & entertainment. They join Stephen Curry, who was announced as an OXIGEN investor, partner, and...

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Coliving Startup Tripalink at $100M Valuation Seeks New Master Leases in LA After Great Performance Despite the Pandemic

Donghao Li, the founder, and CEO of Tripalink, a 4-year-old coliving company with over 4,000-bed spaces under management, reported an occupancy rate of 98% for 2020, which is only 1.5% lower than its average annual occupancy rate. With such great performance, they are actively preparing for Series C funding and have been connected with multiple investors. They have many properties in the USC area and receive about 500 inquiries per...

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The Difference Between IPO and Direct Listing – Explained

When a company “goes public”, it means that they’re using an initial public offering (IPO) to debut. While most companies choose this route more, some tech unicorns are beginning to use a direct listing instead. One of the companies that introduced the direct listing model is Spotify, with Slack following a year after. In this guide, you’ll know the differences between IPO and Direct Listing. Read on and find out...

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4 Best At-Home Workout Routines

Exercise should unequivocally be an essential part of our daily life. It has long been proven that daily exercise not only keeps our body healthy but also lessens the occurrence of burnouts. However, not all can avail of gym memberships and personal trainers to keep themselves in shape. In addition to this, most people find it hard to insert an exercise regime in their fast-paced life. That is why at-home...

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How Have You COVID-Proofed Your Business? Learn From 6 Hot Startups at BAM Ventures

Smart entrepreneurs are learning to live with the new-new normal—and many are even thriving amid pandemic. We asked BAM portfolio company founders how they’ve pivoted successfully. When COVID-19 first hit, many referred to the "new normal" we would all soon face. By that standard, we now find ourselves in the 3.0 or even 4.0 version of life amid pandemic. We closed down, opened up, dialed it back again, and continue...

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First Resonance Launches Next-Generation Manufacturing Software Platform for Aerospace, Robotics, and Automotive Industries

First Resonance, a Los Angeles-based start-up with a Factory Operating System that hardware engineers trust for speed, collaboration, and traceability, unveiled its ion platform. Already in use by cutting-edge startups including Phase Four, Joby Aviation and Iron Ox, ion is built to meet the needs of next-generation hardware companies. ion replaces spreadsheets and outdated costly manufacturing and supply chain processes and tools with a platform that leverages machine learning, IoT, and advanced data...

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Everything You Need to Know to Start a T-Shirt Business Online

If you’re considering an online business to start, it makes perfect sense. After all, take a look around town and you’ll realize just how many people are wearing T-shirts at any given time. People buy lots of shirts all their lives, and it’s a fashion fixture that will most likely never go out of style. You’ll always have a ready-made consumer base no matter what. Of course, you won’t be...

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What Apple’s iOS 14 Requirements Means for Facebook Advertisers

Facebook advertisers could be in for a rocky future with the new changes about to come out with Apple’s iOS 14 requirements for app advertisers. For those who have not yet heard, Apple iOS 14 will require mobile apps to get permission to track consumers across apps and websites owned by other companies. This appears by default prior to downloading any app. Now, I'm all for transparency and allowing consumers...

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Bespoke Financial Launches Licensed Lender Platform Supporting Cannabis Companies

With medical marijuana now legal in nearly all states, it’s not surprising that the cannabis trade has significantly boomed in recent years. It’s estimated to become worth $66.3 billion by 2025 and is seen to generate about $17.5 billion in tax revenues by 2030. With how big it is about to become, it’s not surprising that more and more folks want to become a part of it. The market is...

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14 Best Podcast Studios to Rent in Los Angeles

Los Angeles is a city built on the intersection of dreams and determination. For over a century, millions of people have proven that the judicious application of creativity and hard work can literally make imagination into reality. The media born in this capital of worldwide innovation has enthralled billions and started a process by which art forms have given rise to new art forms on a regular basis. Podcasting is...

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