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'Make it British' sourcing show moves to bigger venue

2018-07-20 15:27:05| Daily apparel & textile news and comment - from

'Make it British Live!' the sourcing show that showcases British fashion and textile manufacturers and producers, is moving to a new and expanded venue next year.

Category: Consumer Goods and Services

Enka completes first viscose filament yarn audit

2018-07-20 15:13:00| Daily apparel & textile news and comment - from

German firm Enka has become the first viscose filament yarn producer to undergo a CanopyStyle audit, demonstrating it has taken action to remove potential risks of sourcing from ancient and endangered forests in its supply chain.

Category: Consumer Goods and Services

New durable water repellent technology launched

2018-07-20 14:43:00| Daily apparel & textile news and comment - from

Speciality chemical producer Bolger & O'Hearn has upped the ante for durable water repellent technologies, developing a new solution to keep apparel dry and consumers comfortable.

Category: Consumer Goods and Services

Information Technology

The Pain and Potential of Making a 180-Degree Policy Shift

2018-07-20 14:00:00| TechNewsWorld

Photo-hosting service Photobucket in May quietly restored third-party hosting of photos, reversing its unpopular year-old policy that required users to pay nearly $400 for hosting privileges. Many irate users claimed their photos were "taken hostage." Hosted photos on blogs, forums and other sites were replaced by an image of a dial indicating the hosted data quota had been surpassed.

Category: Information Technology

Samsung's Foldable Smartphone Slated for Next Year: Report

2018-07-19 19:32:13| TechNewsWorld

Samsung plans to launch a foldable-screen smartphone early next year, according to reports, possibly priced around $1,500. It will resemble a book, with the main display inside the covers, said Ken Hyers, director of the emerging device strategies service at Strategy Analytics. The exterior will have a smaller notification display on the front, and a camera, or cameras, on the back.

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Category: Information Technology

Google Adds Kubernetes to Rebranded Cloud Marketplace

2018-07-19 14:00:00| TechNewsWorld

Google has announced the rebranding and expansion of its Cloud Launcher platform. Going forward, it will be known as the "Google Cloud Platform Marketplace," or "GCP Marketplace." It will offer production-ready commercial Kubernetes apps, promising simplified deployment, billing and third-party licensing. Google's goal is to make containers accessible to everyone, especially the enterprise.

Category: Information Technology

Real Estate

Manhattans Commercial-Property Sales Are Stirring From a 2-Year Slump

2018-07-20 17:28:31| National Real Estate Investor

In the first half of 2018, $22.5 billion of properties such as office towers and apartment complexes changed hands, up 34 percent from a year earlier, data from brokerage Cushman & Wakefield show.

Category: Real Estate

Mentorship in Brokerage: Which Strategies Truly Drive the Bottom Line?

2018-07-20 09:28:29| National Real Estate Investor

Many are beginning to view the traditional model of mentorship in brokerage as brokenand for good reason.

Category: Real Estate

Why Duke Realty Believes Theres Plenty of Room for Development in the Industrial Sector

2018-07-20 09:28:29| National Real Estate Investor

This spring, Duke Realty bumped up its forecast for development starts in 2018 from a range of $500 million to $700 million to a range of $650 million to $850 million.

Category: Real Estate


Dutch Mobile Virtual Operators 2018 Q1 - All Profiles

2018-07-20 15:27:05| Telecompaper Reports

In this document you will find all the company profiles written for the report 'Dutch Mobile Virtual Operators 20178 Q1'. We have produced company profiles on most of the largest virtual players covered in this report.

Category: Telecommunications

Telia to acquire TV4, C More owner Bonnier Broadcasting for SEK 9.2 billion

2018-07-20 09:01:00| Telecompaper Headlines

(Telecompaper) Telia Company has confirmed an agreement to acquire Bonnier Broadcasting, including its Swedish channels TV4 and C More and the Finnish MTV, for SEK 9.2 billion. The company first announced they were in talks in May, and the deal is the latest to see telecom operators merging with content providers. 

Category: Telecommunications

Comcast drops bid for Fox assets, to focus on Sky takeover

2018-07-20 08:31:00| Telecompaper Headlines

(Telecompaper) Comcast has abandoned its bid for 21st Century Fox and said it will instead focus on acquiring European pay-TV provider Sky. The company confirmed the plans in a statement, congratulating Disney on winning the bidding for the Fox assets. 

Category: Telecommunications