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Bloomberg Media and Twitter Launch First-Ever 24/7 Global Social News Network - TicToc by Bloomberg

18 12 2017

NEW YORK and SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 17, 2017 -- Bloomberg Media and Twitter today launched TicToc by Bloomberg, the first-ever 24/7 global news network built for a social media platform that targets the next generation of on-the-go, mobile-first news consumers. TicToc by Bloomberg combines the global news gathering capabilities of Bloomberg's 2,700 journalists and analysts across 120 countries, with the digital power and immediacy of Twitter, one of the world's fastest and primary news distribution channels. To view TicToc by Bloomberg, follow @tictoc or visit live.twitter.com/tictoc.The first iteration of TicToc by Bloomberg will feature a mix of live video and reporting from Bloomberg journalists around the world, as well as breaking news content from consumers, curated and verified by Bloomberg editors with a real-time distillation of the related conversation on Twitter. The news experience is designed to be interactive, rich with Twitter content and consumable on any device....

Monster Energy’s Henrik Harlaut Wins Ski Slopestyle at the Dew Tour 2017

18 12 2017

Monster Energy’s Henrik Harlaut Wins Ski Slopestyle at the Dew Tour 2017 I’ve never done a trick like that in a contest, and I’ve only ever done it twice, so it feels really, really, good! I’m super, super stoked, I can’t believe it, thank you Henrik Harlaut BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. December 17, 2017 Monster Energy would like to congratulate for Henrik Harlaut for an incredible win in Men’s Ski Slopestyle Finals at the Dew Tour in Breckenridge, Colorado. All eyes were on Men’s and Women’s Slopestyle Finals and Monster Energy athletes were out in full force raising the bar on competitive slopestyle skiing. The men’s field of 12 skiers were first to take the course under grey-bird skies and brisk temperatures. The field was stacked with the best slopestyle skiers in the world all working towards Dew Tour glory, while also hoping to earn points towards making their respective countries’ Olympic teams. It was a big day, and everyone pulled out all the stops on the massive...

Monster Energy’s Max Parrot Wins Snowboard Slopestyle at Dew Tour

17 12 2017

Monster Energy’s Max Parrot Wins Snowboard Slopestyle at Dew Tour The flat light made it extremely challenging to get through the course today. I’m just grateful to have put a run down - Jamie Anderson BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. December 17, 2017 Monster Energy’s Max Parrot wins his first Dew Tour title scoring a 97.00 on his second run. Teammate Jamie Anderson takes second and secures spot on the U.S. Olympic team. Parrot(CAN) has been competing at the Dew Tour for many years and is no stranger to the podium, but winning his first Dew Tour title was significant even though he already pre-qualified to represent the Canadian Olympic Team. “I’ve been competing at the Dew Tour for seven years, and while I’ve got second and third, getting that first place spot has always been on my checklist,” said Parrot. After scrubbing his first run washing out on the last jump, as per usual the mild mannered Canadian made no waves as he casually dropped in to the highly technical course...

Monster Energy’s Chloe Kim Clinches Olympic Spot with Victory at Dew Tour

17 12 2017

Monster Energy’s Chloe Kim Clinches Olympic Spot with Victory at Dew Tour It's so crazy because I get so nervous before the competitions, but once I get in the halfpipe I forget about it all - Chloe Kim BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. December 17, 2017 Monster Energy sends big props to Chloe Kim as she made quick work of the halfpipe at the Dew Tour on Friday. With another convincing win, the 17-year-old snowboard phenom continued her dominance of the sport with a showing that seemed unfair at times for the other competitors. Just a week after taking first place at the Grand Prix at Copper Mountain (the second U.S. Olympic qualifier), this win scored Kim enough to qualify for a spot on the US Olympic Snowboard Halfpipe team. Despite the fact that Mother Nature has been late to show this winter in Colorado, a fresh six-inches fell over the past few days giving the Rockies a much needed blanket of white as competition for the Dew Tour kicked off in Breckenridge late Friday afternoon....

Max Sound: CEO Update Letter and The Coalition Against Google publish The Catalog of Google Crimes version 1

17 12 2017

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 17, 2017 -- Max Sound Corporation (OTC:MAXD) provides the following CEO Update and also access to The Coalition’s Catalog of Google Crimes - version 1 against Google, Inc.Year End Shareholder LetterDear MAXD Shareholders,Here is a 2017 summary of where the Company is at today, including a candid discussion about the progress we’ve made with MAX-D HD Audio and our litigations against Google. While it has been challenging in many aspects, we feel great things have been accomplished over the past eleven months and that 2018 will be a breakthrough year for all of us.MAX-D HD AUDIO LICENSINGIn the past year, we’ve been working on MAX-D Voice, which in all our Audio Lab tests has proven to greatly improve the cellular voice call sound and experience. You can listen to the demo at http://maxd.audio/demos. It is finally becoming clear to many Mobile Phone OEMs that demand for a higher quality, clearer phone call is very important to consumers. The MAX-D team is focused...

Inventor Develops Anti-Theft Device for Valve-Stem Caps (SDB-1147)

17 12 2017

PITTSBURGH December 17, 2017 PITTSBURGH...“I thought there needed to be a simple way to prevent the theft of valve stem caps and the tampering of tire pressure,” said an inventor, from Wildomar, Calif., “so I invented the COOL CAPS.” The COOL CAPS provides an effective way to protect a vehicle’s valve stem caps. In doing so, it offers an improved alternative to traditional valve stem caps. As a result, it could help to prevent unwanted tampering and removal and it enhances security and peace of mind. The invention features a lightweight design that is convenient and easy to use so it is ideal for vehicle owners, motorcyclists, cyclists, semi drivers and owners of vehicles with valve stems. Additionally, the COOL CAPS is producible in design variations. The inventor described the invention design. “My design ensures that a vehicle’s valve stem caps are protected.” The original design was submitted to the San Diego office of InventHelp. It is currently available for...

Inventor Develops Alternative Purse (SDB-1145)

17 12 2017

PITTSBURGH December 17, 2017 “I thought there needed to be a fun and fashionable way to match your purse with any outfit,” said an inventor, from San Diego, Calif., “so I invented the INTERCHANGEABLE PURSE.” The INTERCHANGEABLE PURSE provides an effective way to coordinate a purse with an outfit. In doing so, it offers an alternative to traditional purses. As a result, it could enhance style. The invention features a versatile and fashionable design that is convenient and easy to use so it is ideal for women. Additionally, the INTERCHANGEABLE PURSE is producible in design variations and a prototype is available. The inventor described the invention design. “My design eliminates the need to switch purses when accessorizing.” The original design was submitted to the San Diego office of InventHelp. It is currently available for licensing or sale to manufacturers or marketers. For more information, write Dept. 16-SDB-1145, InventHelp, 217 Ninth Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222,...

Inventor Develops Fashionable, Functional Fitness Accessory (SDB-1135)

17 12 2017

PITTSBURGH, PA December 17, 2017 “I thought there needed to be a functional and fashionable way to track steps and activity while working out, going out or on the go,” said an inventor, from Lemon Grove, Calif., “so I invented the FASHION FIT.” The FASHION FIT provides a more attractive way to track steps and dress nice during a workout or throughout the day and into those formal nighttime occasions. In doing so, it offers an alternative to traditional fitness tracker bands. As a result, it enhances comfort and style and it contributes to a healthier lifestyle. The invention features a fashionable design that is convenient and easy to use so it is ideal for men, women and children. Additionally, the FASHION FIT is producible in design variations. The inventor described the invention design. “My design eliminates the need to wear bulky, rash-causing and uncomfortable fitness trackers.” The original design was submitted to the San Diego office of InventHelp. It is currently...

Voice for the minorities, Hart Cunningham, announces bid for 2020 Presidential Election

17 12 2017

Hart Cunningham "The goals of my two terms are numerous, and articulated on YouTube. Ending poverty in America, while fully converting the world to renewable energy are two of my first thousand initiatives. The skeptics will be proven wrong, as the momentum in our movement has already begun." Hart Cunningham Memphis, TN December 17, 2017 Presidential Candidate Hart Cunningham, was born in Memphis, Tennessee, in a loving family that enjoyed the outdoors, hard work, and Church. Summers were spent on the placid shores of an Alabama lake; winters were spent celebrating holiday joy at Idlewild Presbyterian Church in midtown Memphis. His immediate family moved to California, allowing his father to pursue his writing career further. As a boy, Hart was an athlete, physically and mentally. Playing soccer and chess as a child - even touring Europe as a forward on an under 14 USA youth team. In the 7th grade, at the urging of his mother, Hart applied to join Buckley, a Sherman Oaks higher...

InventHelp Inventor Designs Soothing Car Seat Simulator (SDB-1148)

17 12 2017

PITTSBURGH December 17, 2017 One of the most difficult and time consuming tasks for parents of infants or toddlers is soothing them when they are being fussy or downright inconsolable. After bouncing, rocking or distracting their child with no relief, oftentimes parents then choose to drive their child around in the car as a way to get them to fall asleep. An inventor from San Diego, Calif., has invented BABY COMFORT SLEEPER, a unique accessory for infants designed to comfort and soothe them to sleep. "I invented this device because of my own personal experience as a mother and grandmother," said the inventor. "I have driven the children around in the car in the middle of the night as a way to try to soothe them to sleep." BABY COMFORT SLEEPER provides parents with a way to soothe their fussy child to sleep without having to take them for a car ride, eliminating the risk of the parent dozing off behind the wheel when driving around in the middle of the night. This invention provides...

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