Wednesday , April 21st , 2021  

BitWats release Powerful 5nm ASIC Miners

NEW YORK, April 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bitwats (www.BitWats.com), a team of technology leaders working relentlessly to bring the latest crypto–mining technology to the public, has just released the market's most powerful and profitable crypto miners. The company's product range currently comprises of BT, DBT, and GBT, three multi–algorithm miners capable of delivering...

The NOBLE Registry – An International Collaboration to Develop iPSMA SPECT Imaging for Prostate Cancer

BRUSSELS, Belgium and MELBOURNE, Australia, April 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Oncidium Foundation, a non–profit organisation created to promote and support the development of radiopharmaceuticals for better patient access, and Telix Pharmaceuticals Limited ("Telix'), a radiopharmaceutical company developing diagnostic and therapeutic products ("theranostics') using...

Entera Announces Ron Mayron, a Global Pharma Leader, Joins its Board of Directors

BOSTON and JERUSALEM, April 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Entera Bio Ltd. (NASDAQ: ENTX), a leader in the development of orally delivered large molecule therapeutics, today announced that Ron Mayron has joined its Board of Directors. Mr. Mayron is taking the seat of Zeev Bronfeld, a Founder of Entera, who served on its Board since 2010, and was Chairman from 2014 to 2016. Mr. Mayron is global...

COVID-19 Locks Down Therapy Support for Zimbabwe’s Trafficking Survivors

The ability of trafficked persons to access services has greatly reduced. In many countries, resources that had been set aside for legal, physiological and police support for trafficked persons have been diverted to deal with the effects of the pandemic. Credit: Miriam Gathigah/IPS By Ignatius BandaBULAWAYO, Zimbabwe, Apr 20 2021 – Before Zimbabwe imposed lockdown measures last March as part...

Child Trafficking in South Asia Facilitated by Open Borders

Thousands of men, women and children fall victim each year to human trafficking, a serious crime and a grave violation of human rights. The 18-year-old girl (pictured) was taken to Almaty, Kazakhstan, and promised work as a housekeeper but forced to become a sex worker. Credit: UNICEF/UN045727/Pirozzi By Simone GalimbertiKATHMANDU, Nepal, Apr 20 2021 – The numbers are so staggering that is...

Another False Start in Africa Sold with Green Revolution Myths

By Timothy A. Wise and Jomo Kwame SundaramBOSTON and KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 20 2021 – Since the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) was launched in 2006, yields have barely risen, while rural poverty remains endemic, and would have increased more if not for out-migration. AGRA was started, with funding from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and the Rockefeller Foundation, to double...

CoreCard® Business Update: CoreCard partners with Al Ansari Exchange to offer multi-currency prepaid card processing in the UAE

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, April 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CoreCard Software, DMCC. (a subsidiary of Intelligent Systems Corporation [NYSE American: INS]), the leading international provider of innovative prepaid and credit technology solutions and processing services to the financial technology and services market, announced today a partnership with Al Ansari Exchange, the UAE–based...

Zoom Announces $100 Million Zoom Apps Fund

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Zoom Video Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZM) today announced the Zoom Apps Fund, a new $100 million venture fund created to stimulate growth of Zoom's ecosystem of Zoom Apps, integrations, developer platform, and hardware. Portfolio companies will receive initial investments between $250,000 and $2.5 million to build solutions that will...

Challenges with Skill Development Programmes During the Pandemic

Skilling programmes already face issues with the delivery of training and achieving the desired learning outcomes. Moving them online may in fact worsen learning outcomes. | Picture courtesy: Flickr By External SourceHYDERABAD, Telangana, India, Apr 19 2021 – India’s evolving Technical and Vocational Education and Training ecosystem (TVET) faced many challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic....

A Growing New Health Crisis Focusing on Emergency Rooms, Medical History & Vaccines

Samah Ghalloussi, one of the entrepreneurs interviewed for the article with a worker of the French Red Cross. Credit: French Red Cross By Angel MendozaPARIS, Apr 19 2021 – This year’s World Health Day on 7 April was an opportunity for three entrepreneurs to share their insights and reflections on a rather complex year due to the health crisis and comment on their experiences developing...