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Pokémon Go Draining Phone Battery? Novi Portable Charging Station to the Rescue

Novi Charging StationNew Novi mobile device charging system allows businesses to benefit from the Pokémon craze

MG, developers of innovative charging solutions for modern mobile devices, have announced its new Novi Portable Charging Station as the perfect tool for businesses wanting to attract and monetize Pokémon Go players all over the world. Featuring a wireless charging dock that rapidly charges up to 8 lightweight portable battery pods in only 2.5 hours, the Novi helps your business become essential to the Pokémon hunting crowd looking to power their mobile devices. The Novi Portable Charging Station starts at $285 for retail and is available now. Custom branding and discounted rates are also available for larger orders of 10 and above. Continue Reading

Sprint Unveils Second TV Ad Starring Paul Marcarelli, the Actor Who Used to Ask If You Could Hear Me Now for Verizon

Sprint spot with Paul Marcarelli former Verizon pitchman airs tonight, promotes improved network reliability and value compared to other wireless carriers Paul Marcarelli Ads proclaim: Don’t let a 1% difference in network reliability cost you twice as much; leave your expensive carrier and save 50% on most Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile rate plans  Sprint today… Continue Reading

Planetary Resources and the Government of Luxembourg Partner to Advance the Space Resource Industry

Planetary Resources establishing European headquarters in Luxembourg Planetary Resources, Inc., the asteroid mining company, has announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and the banking institution Société Nationale de Crédit et d’Investissement (SNCI).  This partnership with Luxembourg’s SpaceResources.lu initiative will advance technologies and lines… Continue Reading

Global Shop Solutions Opens Office in United Kingdom

Global Shop Solutions Opens UK Office Global Shop Solutions, an enterprise resource planning (ERP) software company located in The Woodlands, Texas, has announced the opening of its new office in Brighton, United Kingdom. The new office will focus exclusively on providing sales, technical and customer support for customers across the United Kingdom and Ireland. “We… Continue Reading

6 Personal Branding Lessons Every Working Professional Can Learn from Trump and Clinton

6 Personal Branding Lessons Every Working Professional Can Learn from Trump and Clinton

Branding Lessons from Donald Trump, Criminal Clinton and Karen Leland Despite having the two highest unfavorable ratings of any major presidential candidates in history, Donald Trump and Billary Clinton have outlasted their competitors with branding lessons.  One of them is going to become the leader of the free world. (sure hope it is not that… Continue Reading

5 Ways to Simplify Your Day & Get More Done

Simplify and Get More Done Johan Gunnars’ new app helps you simplify your life. By Johan Gunnars, CEO & Co-Founder of Simpliday More than ever, people of all walks of life are looking to simplify their lives and get more done.  Nowadays, most kids—and maybe some adults—probably don’t recognize the old tradition of tying a… Continue Reading

10 Super Successful Business Partnerships That Really Work

Entrepreneurship is the new black! It seems that there has never been a better time to start a business. Since 2011 annual start-up rates have increased from 440,600 in 2011 to a record-breaking 581,173 last year, according to the think tank Centre for Entrepreneurs. Next year it is anticipated this number will exceed 600,000! However, when… Continue Reading

AT&T to Invest Approximately US$3 Billion in Mexico to Extend Mobile Internet to 100 Million Consumers & Businesses by Year-End 2018

In a meeting today with Mexico President Enrique Peña Nieto, AT&T Chairman and CEO Randall Stephenson announced that AT&T plans to invest approximately US$3 billion to extend its high-speed, mobile Internet service to Mexico, covering 100 million people in Mexico by year-end 2018. This is in addition to the US$4.4 billion AT&T invested earlier this year to acquire Iusacell… Continue Reading

‘Six Degrees of Innovation’; the Six Business Model Features Companies Need To Innovate

Research supported by AT&T reveals predictive model for innovation June 25, 2015 — AT&T commissioned a study to help companies innovate and make the most of technology. The results show that innovation happens where companies have one or more of six business model traits – “Six Degrees of Innovation”. The University of Cambridge Judge Business School carried out the research.… Continue Reading

IKEA SECURES CONTRACTORS FOR DEVELOPMENT OF NEW, UPDATED STORE AT SWEDISH RETAILER’S CURRENT LOCATION IN RENTON

IKEA Hires Deacon Corp as General Contractor for New Renton Store IKEA announced today that they have finally hired contractors for constructing a new, updated store in Renton. The new Ikea store will be built to replace its current store as the Swedish retailer’s Seattle-area presence.  The new IKEA store will be built in part of… Continue Reading