One more sign that climbing Everest just ain't what it used to be: When a British mountaineer got to the summit over the weekend, he pulled out his smartphone and gave the BBC a video billed as "the world's first live video call... from the rooftop of the world." Now...
Summit Entertainment has released this new promo photo for Ender's Game featuring Harrison Ford and Asa Butterfield. Opening in theaters and IMAX on November 1st, the big screen adaptation also stars Ben Kingsley, Hailee Steinfeld, Abigail...Show More Summary
BRUSSELS/PARIS (Reuters) - Growing concern in European capitals about aggressive tax avoidance by high-profile corporations such as Amazon, Google and Apple looks set to steal the agenda of a European Union summit in Brussels on Wednesday.
Juan Carlos Hidalgo Last Friday, the Organization of American States released a groundbreaking report on the future of drug policy in the Americas. The OAS received the mandate to produce this document at the Summit of the Americas last...Show More Summary
The East Bay Poetry Summit is almost here! The East Bay Poetry Summit begins this weekend in Berkeley! (Thanks, in part, to generous donations to its successful Indiegogo campaign.) The summit will draw poets from across the U.S. to Oakland and Berkeley, to give poetry readings at several of the East Bay’s thriving house reading [...]
Cobra SD The Summit Cobra SD climbing treestand weighs in at a mere 18 pounds and allows bow hunters the choice of either shooting from a seated or a standing position. It features state-of-the-art Dead Metal Sound Dampening Technology to reduce unwant...
Retailers at NRF’s Global Supply Chain Summit are learning about how to make their supply chains more effective and serve their businesses better. And, as they learned at one session, that sometimes includes giving stuff away. Charles Johnston, director of the repair and liquidation center at The Home Depot, joined Good360 Vice President of donor Relations Doyle [...]
Sudarshan Gautam is missing both his arms, but that didn't stop him from achieving his dream: to reach Mount Everest's summit, which he did yesterday, according to his website. The Calgary man, 31, is the first double amputee to climb the mountain with no prosthetic limbs, Sun News reports. Gautam,...
Summit’s in Snellville has had a specialty burger menu for some time, a large one. And this burger, the short rib burger, has been available for months now. The burger has a fancier name, that of the meat supplier (NY city based, if I recall) and I ordered the burger on a whim. I was […]
In early May, I hit the always-energizing Armada Specialty Pharmacy Summit in Las Vegas. Larry and Robert Irene certainly know how to throw a top-quality networking event. And the Wynn, my favorite Vegas hotel, never disappoints. InShow More Summary
This Thursday from 1pm to 6pm, our portfolio company Zemanta is co-hosting a summit on native advertising here in NYC. I've written and spoken a fair bit about native advertising so regular readers will likely be quite familiar with this...
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Aw snap, the J-Pop Summit Festival is launching the Japan Film Festival of San Francisco on July 27th through August 4th at the New People Cinema. The best part about this event is that a good chunk of the films are going to be premieres...Show More Summary
Our ongoing World Of Servers series swept through London last week for the Gartner Enterprise Architecture Summit. Here are five key lessons to take away from that event. More »
NBC News has learned that President Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping will hold a two-day summit June 7-8 in Rancho Mirage, Calif. This will be Obama's first meeting with Xi Jinping since he took over as China's president. According to a senior official, the two-day summit w …
What happens in Las Vegas is supposed to stay in Las Vegas. But this week, as the Mobile Host Summit for Hospitality and Retail gets underway in Sin City, there’s a good chance that plenty of announcements, insight, and news will leave Las Vegas and better educate marketers and industry professionals all over the world. [...]
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President Obama and China's President Xi will meet in California next month for a two-day summit, according to the White House, as tensions over North Korea's nuclear program persist and the U.S. aggressively confronts China over cyber spying.
(Credit: Everest Million) This might not be what the Taiwanese company had in mind when it wanted its HTC One to be on top of the world, but thanks to British mountaineer Daniel Hughes, the high-end Android phone is the first to make a video call from the highest point on Earth. Show More Summary
In this morning’s opening keynote at NRF’s Global Supply Chain Summit, Jim Tompkins, CEO of Tompkins International, told retail supply chain executives what a wild ride they’re in for: Retail is at a crossroads, with a transformation occurring as supply chain leaders gain the ear of the CEO. The supply chain is becoming even more [...]