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Others, Social Services

Buffett: ‘No guarantee of success’ with Haven health venture

May 7, 2019

Via: CNBC Healthcare

Warren Buffett says there’s no guarantee Haven, the joint health-care venture between Berkshire Hathaway, J.P. Morgan and Amazon, will succeed in improving the U.S. health-care system. “It is going to a long, tough pull to make major changes,” Buffett said […]

Others, Social Services

Sodexo Announces Plastics Reduction Policy

October 18, 2018

Via: Waste360

Sodexo, a food services and facilities management company, announced a North American Single-Use Plastics Reduction Plan that will eliminate single-use plastic bags and stirrers by 2019; polystyrene foam items, such as cups, lids and food containers, by 2025; and shift […]

Others, Social Services

Big brands are now using blockchain to fight ad fraud and fake views

February 15, 2018

Via: TNW

Remember when advertising was simple? That all changed when the industry became a digital one. Now that more and more ads are shown on mobile devices, advertisers cannot be sure if every impression they pay for is shown to the […]

Others, Public Utilities, Social Services, Waste Management

Seven Handy Waste and Recycling Apps

December 12, 2017

Via: Waste360

These seven easy-to-use apps help consumers and industry leaders reduce waste and increase recycling. Waste reduction is top of mind for consumers and industry leaders alike, especially with China’s waste import ban going into effect by the end of 2017 […]

Others, Public Utilities, Social Services, Waste Management

NWRA Testifies on Industry Safety Efforts at New York City Council Hearing

November 27, 2017

Via: Waste360

National Waste and Recycling Association (NWRA) Northeast Region Director Steve Changaris testified at a joint hearing held by the New York City Council Committees on Sanitation and Transportation to discuss “private fleet safety.” “Safety is our core value in the […]

Electric Utility, Others, Public Utilities, Social Services

Customer-led, data-driven approach to outage communications key to a successful Digital Utility Transformation effort

November 3, 2017

Via: Utility Dive

The utilities industry is facing a trifecta of challenges: a global rise in storm intensity, a dramatic increase in customer expectations and a significant surge in technology advancements. This year’s hurricane season has been brutal, with Harvey, Irma, Maria and […]

Others, Public Utilities, Social Services, Waste Management

P&G’s New Fairy Ocean Plastic Bottle Uses Recycled Plastic Waste from the Oceans

October 5, 2017

Via: Waste Management World

Procter & Gamble Company has launched Fairy Ocean Plastic bottle, made entirely from post-consumer recycled plastic and plastic recovered from the ocean. Consumer goods giant, Procter & Gamble has launched Fairy Ocean Plastic bottle, made entirely from post-consumer recycled (PCR) […]

Others, Social Services

AT&T gives NetBond users multiple cloud-to-cloud connection options

September 13, 2017

Via: Fierce Telecom

AT&T business customers will soon be able to move workloads between any of their public, private and hybrid cloud platforms, leveraging the telco’s enhanced NetBond for Cloud service. As businesses move more data, systems and applications to the cloud, they […]

Others, Social Services

CBP sets biometric tech at more airports

August 10, 2017

Via: FCW

Customs and Border Protection adds airports in Houston and Las Vegas to its growing list of facilities with biometic exit technology. Read More on FCW

Others, Social Services

How will 5G impact big business?

August 7, 2017

Via: TNW

Both businesses and individual consumers are already eagerly awaiting the 5G roll-out somewhere around 2020; existing mobile connections are often not sufficient for their needs, let alone whatever it is they’ll be doing with devices that are evolving at a […]