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Aug 23, 2019 2:10 PM ET

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10 preorder bonuses end later today

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10 will release tomorrow, August 23rd. Our review just went live, and if you already preordered, there’s a decent chance that you may have already received your new phone. But if you’re still thinking about taking the plunge, there’s a really good reason why you should do so today: it’s the last day to get a bunch of preorder incentives with. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 1:40 PM ET

Amazon will no longer use tips to pay delivery drivers’ base salaries

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Amazon has announced that it’ll be ending its practice of using customer tips to pay its Flex drivers’ wages, according to a report by the Los Angeles Times and emails sent out to drivers. The practice came under fire when it was revealed back in February that Amazon(along with other delivery services like Instacart and DoorDash) were using customer tips to pay delivery drivers their base pay,. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 1:10 PM ET

More than 100 vapers have contracted a severe lung disease, per CDC

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - Photo by James Bareham / The Verge The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that it’s looking into 153 possible cases of a mysterious lung disease that seems to be associated with e-cigarette use. The agency says it’s investigating the illness alongside 16 states where the cases were reported from June 28th to August 20th. The illness seems to start out gradually with symptoms that include difficulty breathing, shortness of breath, and /. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 12:40 PM ET

How to sync popular fitness apps to your Apple Watch

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - Apple Watch | Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge With about a quarter of the worldwide market, the Apple Watch is far and away the most popular fitness watch. Many of its wearers, though, want to track their activity with third-party applications. If you’re one of their number, don’t fret — happily, the Watch’s popularity means that many commonly used apps — such as MyFitnessPal, Couch to 5K, Strava,. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 12:10 PM ET

Lenovo’s Smart Clock can now showcase your Google Photos collection

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - Image: Google One of the disappointments my colleague Dan Seifert had with Lenovo’s Smart Clock was that the device’s tiny screen didn’t do as much as it could (or should) compared to similar products. At launch, it didn’t even offer the basic function of acting as a digital picture frame for your photo library. That’s something the Google Nest Hub smart display can do, as can Amazon’s various bedside Echo devices with. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 11:40 AM ET

How to enable cross-save with your Destiny 2 data

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - Bungie has activated the long-awaited cross-save feature for Destiny 2, meaning you can finally move your Guardians, with all of their loot, to a different platform and freely jump between console and PC at your leisure. Here’s how to do it, whether you want to transfer your account data between a PC and PS4, an Xbox One and PS4, or even (in the future) a PC and Stadia. First, there are. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 11:10 AM ET

News Corp is making a news service called… Knewz

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - Photo by Gary Hershorn/Getty Images News Corp is developing a news distribution service designed to offer an alternative to Google and Facebook, according to The Wall Street Journal. It’s currently being called Knewz, and it’s meant to give the Rupert Murdoch-owned publishing empire leverage over the two tech giants, both of which have become integral to the distribution of news — often to publishers’ consternation. Knewz is also being developed due to. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 10:40 AM ET

Phoenix Life Sciences International Announces Dr. Santus Wari as Company’s National Head of Healthcare in the Republic of Vanuatu

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - Phoenix Life Sciences International Limited (OTC: PLSI) (“Phoenix Life” or the “Company”), an adaptive healthcare solutions company, today announced that Dr. Santus Wari has joined the company as Head of National Healthcare for the Republic of Vanuatu. Dr. Santus Wari is the former Acting Director of the Vanuatu Department of Curative & Hospital Services and former Vanuatu Ministry of Health Director General of Health. He was also the Medical Superintendent for. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 10:40 AM ET

YouTube disabled 210 accounts for spreading disinformation about Hong Kong protests

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Google just published a blog post revealing that it has disabled 210 YouTube channels that the company says “behaved in a coordinated manner while uploading videos related to the ongoing protests in Hong Kong.” Google cites the behavior as being “consistent with recent observations and actions related to China announced by Facebook and Twitter.” The accounts were disabled earlier this week. Both Facebook and Twitter. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 10:10 AM ET

Harvest One Executing on Brands and Distribution Strategy — CFN Media

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - The nature of the compelling stories in the cannabis industry has changed over the last few years. Remember when a late-stage ACMPR applicant was all the rage? Then it was production expansion and funded capacity. Now, all of that potential is turning to the reality of any market - who can sell product and generate revenue? One company that is making that turn in fine form is Harvest One Cannabis Inc. (TSX-V:. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 10:10 AM ET

The new Chevy Bolt gained 21 miles of range thanks to a battery chemistry tweak

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - Photo: Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge The 2020 Chevrolet Bolt is going to offer 21 miles more range on a full charge than its predecessors, thanks to a tweak in battery chemistry, the automaker announced Thursday. The new version of the automaker’s flagship electric vehicle will therefore get an EPA-estimated 259 miles of range when it goes on sale later this year, up from 238 miles. “To achieve this notable. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 9:40 AM ET

CFN Media Interviews High Hampton’s CEO to Discuss 2019 Catalysts

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - The company is a Canadian-based cannabis brand and distribution company focused on California's market. With a vertically-integrated approach, the company owns leading brands like Mojave Jane and CALIGOLD, distribution companies like Bravo Distribution, and cultivation projects like CoachellaGro and 420 Realty, among other assets. California's cannabis industry could reach $5.1 billion in 2019, according to Arcview Market Research and BDS Analytics, driving much of the growth in the wider U.S. market.. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 9:40 AM ET

Net Element’s Unified Payments Enters the $13 Billion Property Management Industry Through Its Partnership with VIP Systems

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - Net Element, Inc. (NASDAQ: NETE) ("Net Element" or the "Company"), a global technology and value-added solutions group that supports electronic payments acceptance in a multichannel environment including point-of-sale (POS), e-commerce and mobile devices, today announces that its subsidiary, Unified Payments, utilizing its Netevia payments acceptance ecosystem, is entering the property management industry and continues its focus on enabling the Internet of Things (“IoT”) payments through its partnership with VIP Systems.  The property management industry is estimated to. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 9:40 AM ET

Netflix’s Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance builds on everything that made the film great

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - In 1982, Jim Henson and Frank Oz redefined fantasy filmmaking with The Dark Crystal, an ambitious, puppet-driven movie that tells a wondrous story about an ancient world on the brink of destruction or salvation. In the post-Game of Thrones fantasy licensing frenzy, it would have been easy for Netflix to snap up the rights to the Dark Crystal world, make a cheap knockoff, and count on nostalgia to lure viewers. Instead, Clash of the Titans and The. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 9:10 AM ET

Green Globe International Provides Shareholders Update

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - Green Globe International, Inc. (OTCPINK:  GGII) is a Delaware company engaged in building a vertically integrated CBD and cannabis supply chain and developing a centralized marketplace for the 1000’s of farmers that have entered into Hemp farming after the successful passing of the 2018 Hemp-Farm Bill. Mr. Thomas Elafros, CEO, stated, “We are pleased to provide the following update, recent achievements and near term view of what we look to accomplish.”. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 9:10 AM ET

GDET Announces Delivery of The Greenery’s Pet Wellness Product Line

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - GD Entertainment And Technology (OTC: GDET) (“GDET” or the “Company”) is excited to announce that The Greenery has received delivery of 20,000 units of The Greenery’s CBD Dog Treats as a part of their newest pet wellness product line. The Company recently announced that it had placed a major order with their industry leading manufacturer to restock current inventory and expand its entire product catalog. Management just took delivery of the cosmeceutical. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 9:10 AM ET

Google Photos now lets you search for text in pictures you’ve taken

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - Photo by Michele Doying / The Verge Google made a subtle announcement today on Twitter: it’s in the process of rolling out new AI features for its Lens platform that will let you search your Google Photos library for text that appears within photos and screenshots. Then, you’ll then be able to easily copy and paste that text into a note, document, or form. Both of the new features make. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 8:40 AM ET

Byzen Digital Expands Advisory Board with Appointment of Joshua C. Simons, Visionary Strategic Marketing Innovator

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - Byzen Digital Inc. (OTC PINK: BYZN), a technology mergers and acquisitions company, today announced that Joshua C. Simons, a visionary Strategic Marketing Innovator, has been appointed to the company’s Advisory Board, effective immediately.  Mr. Simons is a seasoned business builder and team leader who has deep expertise in carefully articulating and developing a successful business vision. His role in the companies he’s launched or led has provided him with the. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 8:40 AM ET

Epic finally backpedals on Fortnite’s B.R.U.T.E. mech suit with dramatic nerfs

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - Image: Epic Games Epic Games has heard the feedback loud and clear, and this afternoon the Fortnite developer announced a series of sweeping changes to its newly introduced B.R.U.T.E. mech suit that has had game’s community in open revolt for the last few weeks. The changes have mostly gone into effect immediately, with Epic saying players will not need to update the game at all. In a post titled “B.R.U.T.E. balance adjustments,” Epic details. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 8:40 AM ET

Supreme Cannabis Scales Up Production & Into Higher Margin Product Lines

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - The company is a licensed producer with a 440,000 sq. ft. facility in Kincardine, Ontario, recently secured Health Canada’s approval for six additional flowering rooms. The new additions bring its total square footage up to 180,000 sq. ft. across 18 flowering rooms. Canada’s cannabis industry continues to experience a supply shortage, according to Cowen & Co., which found that nearly half of all items remained out of stock on five provincial e-commerce websites.. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 8:26 AM ET

Legal-Bay Settlement Funding Announces Renewed Funding Options for Victims of Clergy Sexual Abuse in Light of Extended Filing Deadline

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - New Jersey's newly-passed law extends the statute of limitations for filing lawsuits against the Catholic church JERSEY CITY, N.J.,  -- Legal-Bay LLC, The Lawsuit Pre Settlement Funding Company, reports a win today for the victims of child sexual abuse at the hands of clergy members. After years of fighting, Governor Phil Murphy signed a law that offers victims of abuse the ability to sue their abusers up until they turn 55, or within. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 8:25 AM ET

Fintech (TIGR) Alert: Johnson Fistel Launches Investigation into UP Fintech Holding Limited; Investors Encouraged to Contact Firm

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - SAN DIEGO,  -- Shareholder Rights Law Firm Johnson Fistel, LLP, is investigating potential claims against UP Fintech Holding Limited (NASDAQ: TIGR) ("Fintech") for violations of federal securities laws. Fintech provides online brokerage services focusing on Chinese investors. On or about March 20, 2019, Fintech sold 13 million shares of stock in its initial public stock offering (the "IPO"), at $8.00a share raising $104,000,000 in new capital.  However, since the IPO, Fintech stock has plunged, on August 22, 2019, the. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 8:24 AM ET

Ruhnn (RUHN) Alert: Johnson Fistel Launches Investigation into Ruhnn Holding Limited; Investors Encouraged to Contact Firm

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - SAN DIEGO,  -- Shareholder Rights Law Firm Johnson Fistel, LLP, is investigating potential claims against Ruhnn Holding Limited (NASDAQ: RUHN) ("Ruhnn") for violations of federal securities laws. On or about April 3, 2019, Ruhnn sold 10 million shares of stock in its initial public stock offering (the "IPO"), at $12.50 a share raising $125,000,000 in new capital.  However, since the IPO, Ruhnn stock has plummeted, on August 22, 2019, the stock closed at $4.50. Specifically, Johnson Fistel's investigation seeks to determine whether the. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 8:23 AM ET

Long Island Real Estate Lawyer, Markotsis & Lieberman P.C., Explains Three Reasons to Hire a Real Estate Attorney When Buying a House

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - HICKSVILLE, N.Y.,  -- The idea of buying a new house can be quite scary and intimidating. It is a huge investment for which people save for many years in order to have the opportunity to make that purchase. This process is also not the easiest and requires many professionals to assist you along the way. When considering one of the largest purchases of your life, you don't want to run into. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 8:18 AM ET

Donna J. Jackson is recognized by Continental Who’s Who

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - OKLAHOMA CITY,  -- Donna J. Jackson is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Top Law Professional in the field of Law in recognition of her role as Partner and Owner of Donna J. Jackson & Associates. Donna J. Jackson & Associates, PLLC is a nationally serving entity that specializes in providing optimal legal counsel to those they serve. Dedicated to providing their clients with quality legal service, the firm specializes in the. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 8:11 AM ET

Chicago Law Firm Re-Files Nationwide Class Action Lawsuit Against the Makers of JUUL E-Cigarettes for Targeting Teens into Addiction

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - CHICAGO,  -- A Chicago law firm has re-filed a nationwide class action lawsuit against the makers of JUUL e-cigarettes. Moll Law Group filed claims on behalf of teen addiction and injuries associated with nicotine ingestion, including a recent warning by the federal Food & Drug Administration (FDA) of the association between seizures and e-cigarettes. Health authorities consider youth e-cigarette use an epidemic. Mimicking Big Tobacco's past marketing practices, JUUL makers prey on. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 8:10 AM ET

The Science Behind Medical Marijuana is Flawed

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - The company is addressing some of the most pressing issues surrounding the science of medical marijuana, including bioavailability, targeted delivery, and management of dosing levels. To hear some advocates talk about it, cannabis is a miracle drug, capable of treating everything from chronic pain, nausea, chemotherapy side effects, muscle spasms, multiple sclerosis, and more. And it’s true. Medical marijuana and cannabidiol (CBD) have been used successfully to treat all of. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 8:10 AM ET

PeerStream to Present at the RHK Capital 4th Annual Disruptive Growth Conference Hosted by ReedSmith

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - PeerStream, Inc. (“PeerStream,” the “Company,” “we,” “our” or “us”) (OTCQB: PEER), a communications software innovator developing enhanced security and privacy solutions for multimedia communication and data transmission, announced today that it will be presenting at the 4th annual Disruptive Growth Conference on Thursday, September 5th at 1:00pm EST. Alex Harrington, CEO of PeerStream, will be presenting, as well as meeting with investors. The 2018 Disruptive Growth Conference will offer the. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 8:10 AM ET

If you attack a robot, it might photograph you in the act

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - Image: Knightscope Humans haven’t quite reached a WALL-E-like society where robots care for our every possible need, but we do have a few roving security robots that can monitor places like banks, casinos, malls, and hospitals so human security guards can catch a break. Some people don’t seem to like the new robot cops: earlier this month in Hayward, California, a security robot captured video of an alleged attacker shortly before he. [more...]

Aug 23, 2019 8:08 AM ET

Amgen And Allergan Announce Positive Top-Line Results From Comparative Clinical Study Of ABP 798, Biosimilar Candidate To Rituxan® (Rituximab)

iCrowdNewswire - Aug 23, 2019 - Study Evaluated Efficacy and Safety of ABP 798 Compared to Rituxan in Patients With Non-Hodgkin's LymphomaTHOUSAND OAKS, Calif.,  -- Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) and Allergan plc. (NYSE:AGN) today announced positive top-line results from a comparative clinical study evaluating the efficacy and safety of ABP 798, a biosimilar candidate to Rituxan® (rituximab), compared to Rituxan in patients with CD20-positive B-cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. The primary endpoint, an assessment of overall response rate (ORR) by week 28, was within the. [more...]