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The Wanted star revealed he was also hoping to stage a charity concert.
The pandemic has driven up venture capital investments into the cybersecurity space, as businesses increasingly turn to firms like Illumio to tackle the digital security challenges brought on by their shift to remote work. Illumio, which helps companies protect their digital operations from breaches and compromises, serves customers including enterprise software company Salesforce.Com Inc and financial institutions Morgan Stanley and Bank of England. Corporate America has recorded a flurry of cybersecurity breaches of late that have also impacted government agencies, including attacks against major fuel transport company Colonial Pipeline and software firm SolarWinds Inc.
The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday will vote on whether to advance the nomination of gun control advocate David Chipman, President Joe Biden's choice to lead the Justice Department's Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. The ATF will play a vital role in Biden's pledge to crack down on a tide of rising violent crime and shootings. Chipman, who has more than two decades of experience as an ATF agent, is expected to face opposition from Republicans on the panel who object to his views including support for a ban on assault weapons.
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue said over 80 units were on the scene of a partial building collapse near 88th Street and Collins Avenue in Surfside, Miami, early on June 24.The building, a 12-story seafront condo tower, was completed in 1981, the Miami Herald reported.This footage, shot by local journalist Joel Franco, shows emergency services at the scene, as well as fire crews inspecting nearby power lines.No details of casualties had been given at the time of writing. Credit: Joel Franco via Storyful
The Council of Europe took aim at detention conditions in French prisons and police stations on Thursday, saying it was "extremely concerned" by what it found during a fact-finding mission.
There have been no confirmed reports of deaths or injuries so far. Eyewitness video shows a tangle of rubble with debris spilling down from what was left of the balconies of the building in the darkness."MBPD and @MiamiBeachFire are assisting the Town of Surfside at a partial building collapse located at 8777 Collins Avenue in Surfside, Florida. Multiple police and fire agencies from across Miami-Dade are assisting," the police said on Twitter.The reason for the collapse is unknown.
Afrigen Biologics expects a decision in mid-July on partners to produce Africa's first COVID-19 vaccine using the mRNA platform, the South African start-up's managing director said. The World Health Organization picked Afrigen for a pilot to give poor and middle-income countries the know-how and licenses to make COVID-19 vaccines, in what South African President Cyril Ramaphosa called an historic step. The "tech transfer hub" will make it possible for African companies to manufacture mRNA vaccines, the advanced technology used in Pfizer and Moderna shots, in 9-12 months, the WHO said on Monday.
Good news for chocoholics! Science suggests it's OK to have the treat for breakfast.
Russian President Vladimir Putin backs an idea to restore dialogue and contacts between Moscow and the European Union, the Kremlin said on Thursday, after France and Germany proposed a summit to try to improve relations. "Such a dialogue is truly need both to Brussels and Moscow," the Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters. France and Germany proposed on Wednesday a EU summit with Putin to try to improve relations, potentially paving the way for the first such meeting since 2014.
Exeter spent years as the battling underdogs operating in Saracens' shadow but now find themselves as the big beast hoping to suppress the upstarts of Harlequins in English rugby's Premiership final at Twickenham on Saturday. Even before Saracens' salary-cap fall from grace, Exeter had established themselves as the country's best team, underlined by their Premiership/European Cup double last season. This is their sixth successive Premiership final, where they will be seeking their third title, whereas Quins are in the showpiece for the first time since a solitary triumph in 2012.
Former Xerox CEO Ursula Burns joins 'Influencers with Andy Serwer' to discuss America's wage gap and the fight to raise the federal minimum wage.
The last time a U.S. secretary of state visited the Vatican, the diplomatic sparks flew and Pope Francis declined to receive Mike Pompeo. When Antony Blinken meets the pope and top Vatican officials on Monday, the new secretary of state's visit will put relations between Washington and Holy See on a new footing. It will also set the scene for a visit to the pope by Joe Biden, only the second Catholic U.S. president, expected for October.
Hidden behind the doors of their newly built semi-detached house, the couple have created a skaters paradise.
Alphabet Inc's Google is forging a cloud partnership with India's Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd, helping the country's biggest wireless carrier with tech solutions for its enterprise and consumer offerings as it plans to launch 5G services. The tie-up lends Jio the expertise of a global tech giant as it expands digital services to small and medium businesses as well as hundreds of millions of individual customers.
With “The Deep House,” the French director duo Julien Maury and Alexandre Bustillo have revamped the haunted house genre by shooting almost the entire film under water. The buzzed-about movie, which was produced by Radar Films and just came out in French theaters, caught the eye of Jason Blum’s horror film powerhouse Blumhouse. The company […]
GEORGE TOWN, June 24 — The southern coast of Penang island is a secluded spot and a rich breeding ground for fish, prawns and crabs that have been the main livelihood of thousands of fishermen in...
“My Emptiness and I,”“The Barbaric,” and “Saudade Became Home Inside” has all won big at a key industry section at Spain’s Malaga Festival, its Work in Progress, which first shone a light on such titles as “The Platform,” Netflix’s most-watched movie in the U.S. for some days last year. This year, at the 4th Malaga Work […]
The Match Factory has released the trailer for feature “Amparo,” which marks the return to the Cannes Festival of Colombia’s Simón Mesa Soto, a Palme d’Or winner in 2014 for his short “Leidi.” Playing Cannes Critics’ Week, Mesa Soto’s jump from short to long feature is produced by Colombia’s Ocultimo in co-production with Momento Film, […]
The number of VOD services launched in the U.S., U.K. and European Union territories has increased by 32%, a new report has revealed. Commissioned by content distribution and financing outfit Drive, the Drive New Buyers Report finds that VOD platforms have surged from 2270 in 2017 to 3015 in 2020, with 745 new service launches […]
The dancer had a temporary stint on the judging panel last year, but he'll be a full-time fixture in 2021.