Month: January 2022

B&F Magazine

CITY OF CHICAGO LAUNCHES AD CAMPAIGN DEMONSRATRATING CHICAGO’S INFLUENCE ON OTHER CITIES AROUND THE WORLD

CHICAGO, Jan. 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot today announced the launch of the “Chicago Not in Chicago“ campaign to show how Chicago has inspired so many other iconic cities around the world. This will be the first “local campaign” from a major metropolitan world-class city. Chicago Not in Chicago is a multimedia […]

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U.S. SEC approves new U.S. exchange with blockchain feed, faster settlement

NEW YORK, Jan 28 (Reuters) – The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) late on Thursday approved the country’s 17th stock exchange, a subsidiary of Boston-based BOX Exchange, which will incorporate blockchain technology. The new exchange, named BSTX, aims to launch in the second quarter, said Jay Fraser, a director. It will initially trade securities, […]

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Insights on the Global $692 Million 5G and LTE Broadcast Market (2021-2026): Rise in LTE Installations in the Developing Countries Presents Opportunities

DUBLIN, January 26, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Global 5G and LTE Broadcast Market (2021-2026) by Technology, End-Use, and Geography, Competitive Analysis and the Impact of Covid-19 with Ansoff Analysis” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The Global 5G & LTE Broadcast Market is estimated to be USD 692 Mn in 2021 and is expected to reach […]

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78% Of People Vaccinated In Middlesex County + Weekend Sports

Happy Friday, Chelmsford! Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in town today. First, today’s weather: Cloudy with a few flurries. High: 36 Low: 17. Here are the top stories today in Chelmsford: Chelmsford Area High School Games: This Weekend In Preps (Chelmsford Patch) Why is replacing Rourke span a bridge too far? […]

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Oakbridge Insurance Expands Georgia Footprint Through Partnership with McNeal Sports & Wilson Risk Advisers

ATLANTA, Jan. 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Oakbridge Insurance Agency LLC (Oakbridge), one of the largest independent insurance and risk management agencies in the Southeast, today announced a new partnership with McNeal Sports & Wilson Risk Advisers (MSW), an independent agency headquartered in Waycross, Georgia. The partnership strengthens Oakbridge’s footprint in Southeast Georgia and further supports […]

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Solana Reports Network Issues, Heavy Transactions

Amid a major crypto market selloff, blockchain network Solana has reported network issues, including “excessive duplicate transactions,” according to a Bloomberg report Sunday (Jan. 23). The Bloomberg report notes there’s been a broad pullback in tokens, ranging from bitcoin and ether to polkadot. Solana itself has been affected, seeing a fall of over 30% in […]

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B&F Magazine

America’s Favorite Pickup Truck Goes Electric

Farley said that he had been at a racetrack with Field the previous weekend. “Everyone was saying, ‘Oh, there’s Jim Farley. He runs Ford, he races Cobras.’ I was with perhaps the most important American engineer of the past hundred years, and they didn’t even know who he is.” Field, who declined to be interviewed, […]

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Blockchain Tech Can Ease Cross-Border Payments

Cross-border B2B payments can be challenging, with regulatory differences, language barriers and high global remittance costs. Regulatory differences increase turnaround times for transactions and negotiations, causing operational costs to go up, Tranglo CEO Jacky Lee told PYMNTS. Language barriers may cause key points to get lost in translation, so companies need to think about whether […]

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