UAE First – TVP Solar Thermal At Ocean Rubber Factory Beats Diesel

January 16, 2019

for Industrial Heat: supply 180°C to industrial process from the sunCuts Diesel: solar thermal energy proven to replace 27% daily fuel use in wintertimeDecarbonizing Industries: solar thermal directly cuts CO2 emissions at ORFRas Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates – Ocean Rubber Factory (ORF) and TVP Solar announce today the 3-month results of the UAE’s first solar thermal deployment applied to industrial process heat. Commissioned at ORF’s Ras Al Khaimah factory in September 2018, the solar thermal plant supplies a 180°C directly to the rubber manufacturing machinery. Even in the winter months, the TVP solar plant proved an average daily efficiency of 37% supplying 180°C, producing an average 1.9 kWhth/m²/day.TVP CEO, Mr. Piero Abbate, is emphatic: “solar thermal kills diesel! TVP cost of heat is below 0.040 USD/kWhth today....

Influencer Marketing Firm Hires New Client Strategy Manager

January 16, 2019

UpMyInfluence.com, an Influencer Marketing and PR services firm, introduces Eric Tatro as the new Client Strategy and Onboarding Manager to help with the increasing demand from small business owners globally, and to leverage influencer and attraction marketing over traditional PR services. Tatro enjoys helping businesses find their next step on the path to growth. Having run his own businesses, he identifies with the need to make each investment in marketing and growth both measurable and impactful. “My core values align with the services UpMyInfluence offers. Everything we do is either a one-time service or runs month-to-month with no contracts, which means we have to earn the business continuously. There has to be both a positive effect on their publicity and a measurable return on their investment,” said Tatro. “UpMyInfluence’s platform provides small businesses with access to tools, training, and resources previously...

SGL Entertainment Launches Their New FREE Streaming Movie Channel on ROKU

January 16, 2019

SGL Entertainment is pleased to announce that they have just launched their new FREE streaming movie channel on ROKU. Now you can watch tons of Killer movies in the Horror, Sci-fi, Thriller Genre along with Comedies, Documentaries and More and all for FREE. Other categories include Cult Films, Classic Movies and VHS. To add the channel to your ROKU Lineup just go to:  SGL Entertainment is one of the largest distributors of Independent movies and Cult Classic Films. So, now you can watch some of the finest movies from our catalog FREE with Ads, just like Network Television. Some of our films include: The Stall Directed by Jennifer M. Kay, Mission Killfast Directed by Ted V. Mikels, Solid State with Debbie Rochon, Sugar Skull Girls with Michael Berryman, Laundry Man, Dangerous People, Deadly Revisions, The Boogey Man, Attack of the Mushroom People Plus Death Ship with George Kennedy, Alice Sweet Alice with Brooke Shields, The Great Alligator with Barbara Bach,...

Credit Parent launches the first credit freeze service for parents to protect their children from identity theft

January 16, 2019

Credit Parent, Inc. has announced the public release of the first credit freeze document preparation service enabling parents to quickly and easily freeze the credit reports of their children. The release marks the first offering of its kind on the market.   “There is widespread consensus among financial and security experts that freezing the credit reports is the single most effective approach to addressing child identity theft,” said co-founder and CEO, Nick Haschka. “This has become an adoption problem driven by lack of public awareness and lack of tools for consumers. Freezing a child’s credit without Credit Parent is a bit like preparing your taxes without TurboTax or H&R Block. You can do it. It’s actually free. But, there are a lot of steps and administrative tasks involved, and it’s hard to know if you are even doing it right. Credit Parent has solved this with technology that makes the process faster, easier, and unmistakably...

Swift Biosciences Launches Swift Amplicon 16S+ITS Panel, Answering Long-Awaited Need for Comprehensive, Rapid Coverage of Metagenomic Sequences by NGS

January 16, 2019

(ANN ARBOR, Mich. – January 16, 2019) Swift Biosciences today announced the launch of its Swift Amplicon 16S+ITS Panel, facilitating routine NGS analysis of complex microbial samples (e.g. bacteria, archaea, fungi) using a single, multiplexed primer pool targeting the 16S rRNA gene (all variable regions, V1-V9) and ITS1 and ITS2 for fungi. With a comprehensive yet targeted library approach in a single-tube assay, the panel enriches the sequences used for identifying the structure of a microbial community in a format optimized for NGS.“This kit will save costs and time, and it produces better data than homebrew and other available 16S methods” said Drew McUsic, PhD, Swift’s Product Manager. “Our amplicon chemistry generates excellent sequencing quality without the need for PhiX spike-ins and shows equivalent performance with 2x150 reads vs. 2x300. In addition, by leveraging all 16S rRNA gene variable regions, this method maximizes sensitivity...

Acclaimed Challah-Bread Writer Creates Fruity Variety to Celebrate the Jewish New Year for Trees.

January 16, 2019

Rochie Pinson, author of Rising: The Book of Challah, has collaborated with Kettle & Cord, a homeware store in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, to recreate the classic challah bread with a fruity twist celebrating the Jewish New Year for Trees and the seven fruits attributed to the land of Israel.     BROOKLYN, New York - As Jewish immigration from Eastern and Central Europe rose in the last century, scores of traditionally Jewish foods slowly creeped into mainstream American culture. One such sample: That braided, doughy bread known simply as Challah.   Challah is a simple dough made from eggs, water, flour, yeast and salt, and typically braided from three strands to form a sweet, golden loaf. Challah is served to celebrate the Jewish Sabbath and Jewish holidays.   In this challah recipe, Rochie Pinson, acclaimed cookbook author and motivational speaker, adds a unique fruity twist to the traditional loaf, in...

SNF Metrics announces gold medal as innovator of the year

January 08, 2019

SNF Metrics announced that the company’s initial product offering has won Gold as Innovator of the Year in the McKnight’s Technology Awards for Skilled Care Facilities. The SNF Metrics solution is a web portal and Business Intelligence Dashboard that interfaces with each part of the organization to ease the management of every aspect of operations. The product was initially developed by and deployed at Marquis Health Services in New Jersey. After witnessing the positive business and care impact resulting from access to the right information, Marquis made the commitment to fund SNF Metrics as a standalone product and company, making the software available for sale to any skilled care facility operator. “What makes our BI solution so unique is that everything is focused from an operator’s perspective,” said Ken Berger, Chief Operating Officer of SNF Metrics. “There is no data for data’s sake. Every analysis is meant to answer...

McMahan Law Firm Gets Justice For Client Who Waited Two Years For A Fair Settlement

January 08, 2019

Chattanooga, TN- McMahan Law Firm recently settled a two-year case where a 40-year-old man was injured in a car wreck due to someone else’s careless actions. Lead attorney Brent Burks was able to fight for the rights of his client and receive a verdict of about $82,000 on a zero offer.  The defendant was driving on a Tennessee roadway when he or she swerved to avoid hitting another vehicle on the road and instead hit the claimant. The claimant suffered primarily neck and back injuries, which required nine months of treatment that included physical therapy and chiropractic care. Two years after the accident, he still had not received any settlement offers. The defendant claimed that the wreck was another drivers’ fault. Yet, Brent was able to review the details of the case and prepare for trial so his client could receive the compensation he deserved.  Initially, his injuries were minimized and his emergency bill, which was around...

Lawsuit filed in Butte County against PG&E for Camp Fire

January 15, 2019

LAWSUIT FILED AGAINST PG&E IN BUTTE COUNTY ALLEGES CAMP FIRE RESPONSIBILITY On January 8th, 2019 Northern California Law Group, PC, a law firm located in Chico, CA, filed a lawsuit against Pacific Gas and Electric on January 8, 2019 in Butte County for their role in the November 8, 2018 Camp Fire. The lawsuit was filed on behalf of families damaged by the fire, including homeowners, renters and businesses that seek general damages and special damages such as exemplary and punitive relief based on public safety concerns and PG&E’s history of responsibility for fires in the state and county. The lawsuit is based on available evidence in the public record, including filings by PG&E indicating a power disruption occurred at one of their electrical towers at 6:30am on November 8, 2018 at the original point of the Camp Fire. PG&E further acknowledged that at 6:44am on November 8, 2018 a PG&E employee saw...

MedTouch - The Best Small Company to Work for in Boston.

January 16, 2019

MedTouch is named as the #1 best small company in Boston and #9th overall by Built In Boston. MedTouch, the leader in , has ranked #1 on Built in Boston’s best small places to work, and landed in top ten, regardless of size. “We’re very excited to be named #1 in Boston,” said . “Our goal is to make the experience for every employee first class.In a place as famous for its startups as Boston, it is a real honor to be number one. This is a huge recognition as we continue to scale in 2019.”  Founded in 2004 with an exclusive focus of healthcare, MedTouch imagines, designs, and delivers consumer journeys that save time, for their clients and the patients they serve. This year starts with a number of in digital marketing, project management, and web development teams focused on . Account Director, Corey Cozad, notes: "Our collaborative work environment and amazing colleagues make MedTouch...

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