Day: September 17, 2020

Hitting the Books: This $80 prosthetic has helped millions walk again


Penguin Random House

From WHAT CAN A BODY DO: How We Meet the Built World by Sara Hendren published on August 18, 2020 by Riverhead, an imprint of Penguin Publishing Group, a division of Penguin Random House LLC. Copyright © 2020 Sara Hendren.

One of the largest public hospitals in Asia is in the city of Ahmedabad, in India’s western state of Gujarat. The sheer magnitude and reach of the care it offers has resulted in an informal economy that thrives around and between its long row of buildings. Families camp out along its sidewalks and entryways, waiting for relatives or friends. Vendors in brilliantly colored clothing sell snacks, and dung patties for fuel, to these captive crowds, talking and trading as their paths are crisscrossed in every direction by mopeds, bicycles, animals, and pedestrians. And down at the end of the row, in the basement of a building that

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U.S. surgeon general tells states to be ready for COVID-19 vaccine by November ‘just in case’ | FOX 4 Kansas City WDAF-TV

States across the United States should be prepared to distribute a coronavirus vaccine by November 1 “just in case” one is ready, Dr. Jerome Adams, the US Surgeon General said.

“We’ve always said that we are hopeful for a vaccine by the end of this year or beginning of next year,” Adams said in an ABC News interview Friday. “That said, it’s not just about having a vaccine that is safe and effective — it’s about being ready to distribute it.”

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has asked public health officials in the states to prepare to distribute a coronavirus vaccine by late October or early November. As of Saturday, more than 6.2 million coronavirus cases have been reported in the US since the pandemic began and 188,252 people have died, according to a tally of cases by Johns Hopkins University.

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Viasat, BCN Sign Agreement; Enables Multi-Location Businesses to Have Reliable Connectivity using Viasat Satellite Internet

CARLSBAD Calif., Sept. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Viasat Inc. (Nasdaq: VSAT), a global communications company, today announced it signed a reseller agreement with BCN, a technology solutions provider specializing in meeting the requirements of multi-location clients. This agreement will expand BCN’s connectivity portfolio by providing multi-location businesses the option to purchase Viasat’s proven business internet services as part of a total BCN solution.

BCN serves thousands of business customers throughout North America with enterprise-wide communication technology solutions using the latest in voice, data, cloud, and wireless services and technologies. Viasat will be the first and only satellite internet partner in BCN’s portfolio, helping BCN fill in coverage gaps for businesses that have locations lacking high-speed connectivity. BCN will also leverage Viasat business internet as a backup connection for multi-site customers who require high-availability networks and cannot afford downtime.

The Viasat business internet service reaches 96% of the U.S. population,

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DDI Technology Announces Office Move to Accommodate Accelerated Growth

New facility supports streamlined operations and increases vaulting capacity

DDI Technology (DDI), an automotive title management and technology firm and a subsidiary of IAA, Inc. (NYSE: IAA), a leading global digital marketplace connecting vehicle buyers and sellers, today announced the opening of the company’s new corporate offices just outside of Columbia, SC in Irmo. The new, more modern facility will provide needed additional space for growth and future expansion.

“The new office will accommodate our ever-growing title processing, vault storage, IT development, customer support and sales teams,” said Tab Edmundson, Vice President of Client Solutions, IAA, and President, DDI Technology. “This location will provide space for more than six million titles onsite, ensuring expedient processing for our customers.”

The functional workspace includes technology-enabled conference rooms offering space to collaborate with customers and partners. It provides better process flow for the company’s title center operations and expanded capacity for title vaulting.

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Hohem iSteady X Smartphone Gimbal: The Newest Best-Have for Photography Arsenal – Press Release

Now, it is relatively common to know about the newest gadgets and electronic equipment day by day, because the digital devices’ development trend is very fast. For example, with the increasing use of video sharing applications, more and more people would like to record their life moments, and share their own interesting videos on social media. Hence, the portable selfie stick and gopro are increasingly popular.

Hohem, a well-known innovative company in gimbal stabilizer industry and the high-quality gimbal manufacturer, released their new product iSteady X on their cooperation partner shopping recommendation website TiKTech. The device can be viewed as the newest advanced gimbal in the market currently.

Some well-known media viewed the new-generation smartphone gimbal as the next dark horse in the gimbal stabilizer field, and said that it can help you achieve more professional and smooth results. Hohem’s newest gimbal device is iSteady X, it maintains the Pro

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