FILM PRODUCER DATARI TURNER AND DANIELLE TAVIA HOST ODE TO FASHION WEEK LA
March 21, 2018
On Tuesday, March 13th, The West Coast Fashion Lab and Ode To Fashion Week the preeminent LA Fashion Week experience that showcased the pulse of the Los Angeles Fashion community, at Sky Line Loft in Los Angeles, California. The event was hosted by feature film producer Datari Turner and Stylist and show producer Danielle Tavia. The show began with an explosive performance by The Voice contestant Janice Freeman.
An exclusive group of up- and- coming designers showcased their work during this premiere fashion week event. Brands such as Style Key, Buchiver, French Couture, Marnette Eileon, Embellished Jewelry, Noelle Store, CDK Kreative Kreations, Runway Couture, Elite Premium Denim.
Special guest included celebrity stylist Joe Exclusive, Jason Lee of Hollywood Unlocked, Ranella Farmer of Revenge Body with Khloe Kardashian and more.
About Ode to Fashion Week LA
Ode to Fashion Creator /Owner Danielle Tavia holds the roles of...
BitMinutes Pre-ICO Price Rises Monday March 26
March 22, 2018
BitMinutes issues a reminder that the Pre-ICO price of a BitMinute (BMT) will rise to $0.012 on Monday 26, 2018. This is an increase of $0.001 from the current price of $0.011. This is in keeping with the Pre-ICO price increase schedule published two weeks ago.
People seeking to purchase BitMinutes at a discount to the $0.020 ICO price can open an account through , and buy BMTs with U.S. dollars, Ether or BitCoin. The ICO begins April 30, 2018.
“The pattern-breaking approach to our ICO has been the public nature of our Pre-ICO period,” said BitMinutes CEO Tom Meredith. “This is not just a private sale to key players in the cryptocurrency space, the general public can take part too, simply by opening a BMT wallet on our website.”
Meredith also noted that the minimum purchase is quite low, another unique aspect of this Pre-ICO.
“We have a fair number of purchases of as little as $100 worth of BitMinutes,”...
Nebeus Crypto Bank Launches API to Provide Third Parties with a Platform to Create Value-Added Solutions
March 22, 2018
Nebeus Crypto Bank, which offers crypto-collateral loans backed by Bitcoin and Ethereum, has launched its Application Programming Interface (API) to enable third-party developers to create value-added services for the crypto ecosystem based on their platform.
Nebeus Crypto Bank is a full-scale crypto-financial ecosystem that can offer a full gamut of financial crypto services in a secure environment. These services include:
The ability to buy and sell cryptocurrencies with 13 fiat currencies.
Lending and borrowing of funds in Bitcoin.
Remittance of cryptocurrencies around the world, which can be completed either through the website or the mobile application.
Integration of services into third-party applications via the API.
Nebeus Crypto Bank intends...
#TIMESUP James Toback Memoir Just Released
March 22, 2018
THE DIRECTOR: A MEMOIR
#TIMESUP these unedited journals and their subsequent analyses offer readers a glimpse into the painful realities of sexual abuse and the ways in which giving consent is more complicated than a simple “yes” or “no.”
J, a recent-college grad, met The Director almost a decade ago when he approached her at a coffee shop on the Upper West Side. He complimented her beauty and told her that she was what he needed in order to realize his next film. Their exchange of phone numbers that afternoon marked the beginning of a five-year long abusive relationship.
At its heart, this book offers analyses of abjection, the grotesque, consent, what it means to override one's feelings when the stakes are high, the ways in which selling one's body, even when never paid, might be read as a form of prostitution, the impact of these actions on self-image, the ways in...
French Corner Cellars Brings Old World Quality Wine Cabinets To United States
March 22, 2018
As the exclusive North American distributor (United States and Canada), French Corner Cellars is pleased to make the line of now available for purchase via their website. The Avintage brand of wine fridge cabinets are arguably the best wine refrigerators money can buy.
The premium line of wine cabinets are manufactured by the Frio Group, Europe's leading manufacturer of wine refrigeration solutions. Located in France, Frio's sole business is the design and manufacturing of high quality wine cabinets. Wine enthusiasts and sommeliers alike recognize their expertise, making their products the #1 choice for serious wine connoisseurs and collectors. In fact, their commercial grade wine fridge cabinets can be found in over 75% of French restaurants. Avintage cabinets superiority is reflected...
A Movie about Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Weekend
March 22, 2018
21 Years of Viva Las Vegas” is a cinematic reality film by executive producer Louie Comella and Big Brand Films. The movie, chronicles the evolution of Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Weekend alongside the event’s founder Tom Ingram. From the early days at the Gold Coast Casino to the present day at The Orleans Hotel, Viva Las Vegas has grown to become the world’s destination event for rockabilly and is Las Vegas’ longest running music festival.
The filming of the Rockabilly Weekends movie was originally completed after last year’s 20th anniversary of the event. The film was previewed to industry professionals and scheduled for release later this year. When it was announced that the Stray Cats were reuniting for their first live performance in a decade and that Jerry Lee Lewis, Duane Eddy and Carl Mann were on the bill, the film’s release was postponed. The production title registered with IMDb and the Nevada film office was “20” Years...
Sophatar announces new integrations for its POS-transaction driven digital signage
March 23, 2018
Sophatar ‘POS Signage’ is a software subscription service that automatically creates contextual digital signage based on data analysis of sales transactions captured at the point-of-sale. The service was launched in January 2018 based on sales data retrieved from Star-Micronics POS receipt printers.
Now, 2 months later, Sophatar announces a similar integration with Epson receipt printers. Live demos with both Epson and Star will be on display at Sophatar’s booth at the Digital Signage Expo (DSE), March 28-29 in Las Vegas.
Sophatar POS signage is available as a software subscription. A hardware/software bundle with Star printers is now available through the BlueStar reseller network with optional hardware financing for the retailer:
“Traditionally digital signage has been a static playlist, just another TV screen. We make digital signage contextual so it becomes relevant. We give shoppers in brick...
Midway Chamber of Commerce honors area businesses and its volunteer of the year
March 21, 2018
The Midway Chamber of Commerce has announced five recipients of its 2018 Leadership Awards. The awards were presented at the chamber’s annual celebration event and recognize leading businesses, non-profits, and individuals, who go above and beyond in their support of the business, not for profit organizations and people of the Midway community through the volunteering of their time, staff, and other resources. The winners this year are Ally People Solutions, Davis Communications Management, Deneen Pottery, Sunrise Banks, and Sabrina Fay of Thrivent Financial- Crossroads Associates
“The foundation of any chamber of commerce is the commitment its members make to support the organization and the community it serves,” said Chad Kulas, Executive Director of the MidwayChamber. “The winners of the leadership awards this year demonstrate the strength of the Midway Chamber. They also demonstrate the impact people can have by getting involved. Our community...
PrimaryIO Develops Hybrid Cloud Data Management (HDM) technology for VMware Cloud on AWS
March 22, 2018
PrimaryIO, today announced Hybrid Cloud Data Management technology for customers of VMware Cloud™ on AWS. VMware Cloud on AWS brings together VMware’s enterprise-class Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) software and elastic, bare-metal infrastructure from Amazon Web Services (AWS) to give organizations consistent operating model and application mobility for private and public cloud. PrimaryIO technology enables a range of use cases to leverage the benefits of hybrid cloud on critical data assets to customers of VMware Cloud on AWS.
PrimaryIO Hybrid Cloud Data Management technology is based on deep understanding and profiling of the application behavior at a working set level to enable customers to rapidly move and burst workloads to VMware Cloud on AWS. This enables a range of use cases for customers to leverage the capacity and capabilities of the AWS cloud, while retaining their current storage investments for their persistent data.
As the IT industry...
IIT-KGP Alumni honored by USA National Academy of Engineering
March 22, 2018
The prestigious National Academy of Engineering, USA, has elected three alumni of IIT Kharagpur among its elite members leading the domains of education and research in USA and the world.
Professor Lallit Anand (Warren and Towneley Rohsenow Professor of Mechanical Engineering, MIT), Professor Amit Goyal [SUNY Empire Innovation Professor and Director of the interdisciplinary RENEW Institute at the University at Buffalo (SUNY-Buffalo)] and Mr Sushil Kumar Soonee (adviser and former CEO, POSOCO, Power System Operation Corporation, India) are the newest members of NAE.
Election to the NAE is among the highest professional distinctions accorded to an engineer internationally and takes into account a lifetime of accomplishments in the field of science. NAE membership comes only to those individuals who have been trailblazers in scientific discovery, methods and applications, who have used their talent to mentor students, faculty or their workforce and have contributed...