White supremacists are the biggest risk to US democracy

Published by Al-ArabyOne year ago, thousands of people stormed the US Capitol, ransacking the very buildings at the heart of US democracy. Regardless of whether white supremacy had previously been embraced, side-lined or denied by Americans, here it was on naked display proudly parading through the streets for the entire world to see. Black communities have, of course, been terrorised by white supremacy in all its forms for hundreds of…

One killed in Sudan as thousands protest against military

Published by Al-ArabyA Sudanese protester was killed on Thursday while taking part in the latest mass demonstrations demanding a transition to civilian rule after a coup, medics said. The unidentified protester took a "live bullet to the head by the putschist forces as he took part in demonstrations" on Thursday in the capital's twin city of Omdurman, said the Central Committee of Sudanese Doctors, part of the pro-democracy movement. The…

Dubai Expo 2020 applies OP Retail’s Counting solution to improve audiences’ visiting experience

SUZHOU, China, Jan. 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In Expo 2020 Dubai, UAE, Columbia Pavilion seeks new technologies to timely analyze their audience preference via passenger flow data, accurate statistics on the booth popularity and real-time occupancy. They have recently cooperated with OP Retail to apply the people counting solution for their exhibition. The Solution OP Retail has deployed in Columbia Pavilion, Expo2020 includes: 1) Installing 3D people counter PC5 at the main entrance & exit,…

CGTN: CMG blazes a trail with world’s first 5G livestreaming studio on high-speed train

BEIJING, Jan. 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Livestreaming ultra-high-definition (UHD) videos from a bullet train moving at 350 kilometers per hour must surely be an extremely tall order, but the China Media Group (CMG) has never been one to shy away from a daunting challenge. CMG unveiled the new state-of-the-art livestreaming studio on the high-speed railway line connecting Chinese capital Beijing with Olympic co-host city Zhangjiakou on Thursday, showcasing the country’s…

Virtue Diagnostics closes $100 million Series B Funding

SHANGHAI, Jan. 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Virtue Diagnostics, an innovative IVD company, has just announced closing US$100 million in Series B funding. Virtue Diagnostics, founded in 2019, is focused on clinical tests for China and emerging markets. Sequoia China and Morningside Ventures jointly led the investment round with ORIZA Holdings. Existing investors Lilly Asia Ventures and PerkinElmer Ventures participated while HAOYUE Capital was the exclusive financial advisor. Virtue Diagnostics is…

‫إلكتريك كابيتال تصدر تقرير المطور الخاص بها للعام 2021

نشاط مطوري العملات المشفرة يصل ذروته في العام 2021 سان فرانسيسكو، 6 كانون الثاني/يناير، 2022 / PRNewswire/ — أصدرت شركة إلكتريك كابيتال اليوم تقرير المطورين الخاص بها للعام 2021، وهو المعيار المتبع في الصناعة لفهم المشهد عبر منظومات تطوير العملات المشفرة.  وقد قمنا بتحليل ما يقرب من 500 ألف من خزانات الشيفرات و160 مليون شيفرة لإعداد تقرير المطورين الخاص بإلكتريك كابيتال 2021. وصل نشاط مطوري العملات المشفرة إلى أعلى مستوى له…

Thousands rally in Sudan against military rule: witnesses

Published by Al-ArabyThousands of Sudanese took to the street of the capital Khartoum on Thursday to protest against the military, which led a coup more than two months ago, witnesses said. Sudan's armed forces led by General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan staged the power grab on October 25, sparking international condemnation and setting off a wave of demonstrations. The coup, which saw the civilian leadership ousted and detained, derailed a rocky…

Hisense Plans to Bring More High Performing and High-quality Display Products to African Market in 2022

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Jan. 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Hisense, provider of high-performance televisions and appliances, showcased its 8K resolution laser display technology solution and ULED 8K Mini-LED series at the recent Consumer Electronics Show 2022 (“CES 2022”) held in Las Vegas. Following the introduction of the world’s first 8K laser display for homes at the most influential tech event in the world, Hisense will introduce two more high-end products to the…