First Look: Pirelli’s New Scorpion Race DH & Enduro Tires

You may have noticed the Canyon CLLCTV Pirelli World Cup Team (the other vowel-phobic Canyon DH team) racing on some unreleased tires last season. Together with team mentor Fabien Barel they have been developing a full range of tires designed specifically for racing. Now, Pirelli is finally ready to reveal them. The new line of … Read more

Experts Share Views on How Technology is Disrupting the Insurance Industry

Experts at the recently concluded Insurance Meets Tech (#IMT2022) shared their insights regarding some of the things insurance companies are trying to do to increase accuracy around property claims, customer profiles, unified customer experiences and building resiliency in systems. In his submission, Ola Williams, Country Manager, Microsoft believes that while global players have been much … Read more

Spacious 12-bedroom Grade I Listed country manor goes on the market for £1.5million

A spacious 12-bedroom country mansion, which has been in the same family for nearly 200 years, has come on the market for the first time at £1.5m. Grade I listed Nunnykirk Hall in Northumberland was built in 1825 for the wealthy Orde family, who made their wealth by breeding successful racehorses. The Georgian house was … Read more

GTR: agility will ‘separate winners from losers’

As per capita passenger spending declined during the first quarter of 2022, the director of the World Duty Free Association (TFWA) warned that the ability to react to changing circumstances “will separate the winners from the losers” in global travel retail (GTR). Success at GTR will depend on reacting to change, TFWA president said Today … Read more

Investcorp invests in NourNet, one of Saudi Arabia’s leading Connectivity and ICT services providers

Bahrain – Investcorp, a leading global alternative investment firm, announced today that an Investcorp-managed entity has acquired a majority stake in Nour Internet for Communication and Information Technology Company (“NourNet”), one of the world’s largest providers of pure connectivity from Saudi Arabia. and information and communication technology (“ICT”) services, namely cloud, cybersecurity and managed services. … Read more

OpenText Security Solutions Announces Nastiest Malware of 2022

Over the course of the last two and a half years, many companies have been hit hard by the immediate need to digitize the workforce and shift priorities as the pandemic has evolved. Many Human Resources (HR) departments have been forced to reinvent their processes and create consistency across their organization. ULTA Beauty was one … Read more

MRI Software Announces Acquisition of Springboard, a Leading Provider of Retail Footfall Counting and AI-Powered Analytics

The acquisition will enable retailers and destinations to streamline operations through real-time data and actionable insights. LONDON, October 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — MRI software, world leader in real estate software solutions, today announced the acquisition of the UK-based company Trampoline, a leading provider of AI-powered analytics and step counting for retailers, landlords, and government agencies. … Read more

South African startup Talk360’s seed funding hits $7M after new backing • TechCrunch

Months after the initial closing of its seed round, talk360a South African Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) startup, has raised an additional $3 million, bringing the total investment raised in the round to $7 million. Recent Talk360 investors include Allan Gray E2 Ventures (AGEV), Kalon Venture Partners, E4E Africa, Endeavor, existing lead investor HAVAÍC, and … Read more