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Michel Combes to Step Down After Five Years at SoftBank

Clavel Brings Years of Global SoftBank Experience to the Role


TOKYO-Wednesday 22 June 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SoftBank Group Corp. (“SoftBank”) today announced that Alex Clavel, currently Managing Partner at SoftBank Group International (“SBGI”), has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of SBGI, effective June 30, 2022. Mr. Clavel will succeed Michel Combes, who has decided to leave SoftBank to pursue new opportunities.

Mr. Clavel will bring seven years of leadership experience at SoftBank across Tokyo, Silicon Valley and New York to the role, in which he will oversee SBGI’s operations and investment portfolio, including its stakes in Boston Dynamics, SoFi, Fortress, T-Mobile, Arm, among other portfolio companies. Together with the SoftBank Vision Funds, SBGI is responsible for all SoftBank Group Corp. activities outside of Japan, including ... Read more »

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LONDON-Wednesday 22 June 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Following the release of the song Spark Your Life, VOOPOO, a leading e-cigarette brand, pushed the boundaries again by inviting the world-renowned graffiti artist Woskerski to create a visual feast of street art in London with his impactful graffiti.

The creation of the giant infinity symbol ∞ witnessed by thousands of people

As a world-renowned e-cigarette brand, VOOPOO has never stopped its pursuit of innovation in line with the connotation of its brand symbol ∞, continuously launching new crossover collaborations and leading the industry trends. This time, the VOOPOO brand was uniquely presented in a very modernist style through the cooperation with the well-known graffiti artist Woskerski who achieved a perfect balance between art and the brand image, and brought consumers a diversified innovative experience.

Based on the VOOPOO brand symbol ∞ , the artist Woskerski ... Read more »

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London, United Kingdom-Wednesday 22 June 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

Many companies today attempt to diligently track their supply chain to ensure no people at any stage are being forced or exploited for end-consumers to enjoy cheaper products.

D. John Miller, Founder and CEO of DJM capital, with US$2 billion of assets under management, participated in a panel during The Global Sustainability Network (GSN) conference at Lambeth Palace in London. The conference was attended by former United Kingdom Prime Ministre, Theresa May.

Mr. Miller emphasises that the most effective approach to tackling modern slavery is through governmental, private, and philanthropic sector partnerships. Discussing the lack of centralised information for world governments anti-modern slavery funding, he said that a comprehensive database would benefit philanthropic foundations and victims of slavery.

He added: "Philanthropists are uniquely equipped to help innovate solutions to co ... Read more »

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Unique process, developed by KBM Advanced Materials and Sintavia, passivates metal condensate in a removable resin, allowing for safe transport and recycling
HOLLYWOOD, Fla.-Wednesday 22 June 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Additive Manufacturer Green Trade Association (AMGTA), a global trade organization created to promote the environmental benefits of additive manufacturing (AM), announced today that it had issued a report outlining the requirements to passivate metal condensate waste for transport and recycling. The new process, which was developed by AMGTA member, Sintavia, and KBM Advanced Materials, involves mixing powder condensate waste with a removable resin, which renders the waste non-hazardous and shippable to a recycling plant.

“Today’s report is a must-read for any company involved in laser powder bed fusion metal additive manufacturing,” said Sherri Monroe, the AMGTA’s Executive Director. “Not only does th ... Read more »

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Integrated with Fibocom FM160-EAU module, which features 3GPP Release 16 capabilities, Aetina AN810-XNX edge AI computer is designed with Nvidia Jetson NX platform, jointly bringing 5G connectivity and edge AI capacity for robotics, drone, industrial inspection, etc.

SHENZHEN, China-Wednesday 22 June 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Fibocom (Stock Code: 300638), a global leading provider of IoT (Internet of Things) wireless solutions and wireless communication modules, announced the collaboration with  ... Read more »

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HOUSTON-Wednesday 22 June 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) will hold a conference call on July 22, 2022 to discuss the results for the second quarter ending June 30, 2022.

The conference call is scheduled to begin at 9:30 am US Eastern time and a press release regarding the results will be issued at 7:00 am US Eastern time.

To access the conference call, listeners should contact the Conference Call Operator at +1 (844) 721-7241 within North America or +1 (409) 207-6955 outside of North America approximately 10 minutes prior to the start of the call and the access code is 8858313.

A webcast of the conference call will be broadcast simultaneously at www.slb.com/irwebcast on a listen-only basis. Listeners should log in 15 minutes prior to the start of the call to test their browsers and register for the webcast. Following the end of the conference call, a replay will be available at www.slb.com/irwebcast until August ... Read more »

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Premium Water Brand and Global Icon Launch Campaign to Celebrate ‘Keeping It Smart’

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- smartwater is taking hydration to new heights this summer and today announces its newest global brand ambassador, Zendaya. A champion of artistry and originality, acclaimed actor and performer Zendaya is pioneering new ways to live a more purposeful life. As smartwater’s global ambassador, Zendaya will appear in a series of new creative from the brand that celebrates those who are defining ‘smart’ on their own terms and will support community water programs that will directly impact thousands of women.

 “We could not be more thrilled to have Zendaya join smartwater as the newest face of our brand,” said Matrona Filippou, Global Category President, Hydration, Sports, Tea & Coffee, The Coca-Cola Company. “A global icon and cultural force, Zendaya isn’t afraid to be true to herself, and that’s what ma ... Read more »

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The collaboration brings an external cyber threat management platform to help enterprises curb new-age cyber threats

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES.-Wednesday 22 June 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

CYFIRMA, an external threat landscape management platform company, has introduced a range of external threat visibility platforms for Middle East-based businesses - signaling a move that’s poised to arm regional enterprises with the tools required to curb emerging and existing cyber threats.

According to research published in the Global Risks Report 2022, through the pandemic, ransomware attacks increased by 435%, and malware attacks by 358%. These attacks have been increasing at a pace where societies haven’t been able to keep up and prevent or respond to them effectively.

DeCYFIR is the world’s first external threat visibility management platform with the capabilities to combine cyber intelligence with attack surface discovery, vulnerability intellige ... Read more »

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