Thursday , March 4th , 2021  

Reblaze Disrupts Web Security with Curiefense; Brings Open Source, Cloud Native Security to the Enterprise

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reblaze, a leading cloud native, fully managed application security solution provider, today announced the general availability of Curiefense. Designed to disrupt web security, Curiefense is a unified, open source security platform protecting cloud native applications and APIs in the enterprise. According to Gartner, more than 75% of global...

ISW Holdings Triples Active Cryptocurrency Mining Fleet with Additional POD5IVE Datacenters

LAS VEGAS, March 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via InvestorWire — ISW Holdings, Inc. (OTC: ISWH) ("ISW Holdings" or the "Company"), a diversified portfolio comprised of essential business lines that serve consumer product demands in decentralized markets, is pleased to announce that, following the signing of hosting agreements with Bit5ive LLC, based in Miami, Florida,...

What Role Can South-South Cooperation Play in Post COVID-19 Recovery?

By Matteo MarchisioBEIJING, Mar 2 2021 – Five years ago, at the 70th anniversary of the foundation of the United Nations, world leaders adopted the ambitious Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development. The Agenda was to be accomplished through the achievement of 17 Sustainable Development Goals by 2030: eradicating poverty, ending hunger, addressing climate change – just to name a few. Matteo...

Demographic Impact of Coronavirus Pandemic: An Overview

One year after the pandemic was officially declared, the enormous demographic impact of the coronavirus is becoming increasingly evident as more data are compiled and analyzed. Credit: United Nations. By Joseph ChamieNEW YORK, Mar 2 2021 – The demographic impact of the coronavirus one year after being declared a pandemic on 11 March 2020 has been enormous. The picture that emerges is one of...

International Women’s Day, 2021To Aspire and Achieve- Women’s Leadership in the 21st Century

By Radhika CoomaraswamyCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka, Mar 2 2021 – As a member of the second wave of the feminist movement who were also the first generation of women to receive positions of leadership, I recall the prejudices and biases that framed our experience. Women rarely were put in charge of “hard” core issues, only what were termed “soft” ones in keeping with their role as nurturer and...

International Women’s Day, 2021Feminist Leadership at the United Nations — Gender Equality Within & Without

Credit: Equality Now, Tara Carey By Antonia KirklandNEW YORK, Mar 2 2021 – When the United Nations was founded in 1945, the principle of equality for all – regardless of sex, race, language, or religion – was enshrined in the organization’s Charter. More than seventy-five years have passed, and during the intervening decades, the UN has played a leading role in advancing gender...

Neoliberal Finance Undermines Poor Countries’ Recovery

By Anis Chowdhury and Jomo Kwame SundaramSYDNEY and KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 2 2021 – After being undermined by decades of financial liberalisation, developing countries now are not only victims of vaccine imperialism, but also cannot count on much financial support as their COVID-19 recessions drag on due to global vaccine apartheid. Anis Chowdhury Financialisation undermined South Developing countries...

Myanmar: Protestors Plea for International Help as Analysts Fear Full Military Might

Protests against military coup in Kayin State, Myanmar on Feb. 9. This weekend saw the bloodiest day of protests after the police and security forces fired live ammunition into crowds of protestors. Analysts fear that more bloodshed is almost inevitable. Courtesy: Ninjastrikers/(CC BY-SA 4.0) By Larry JaganBANGKOK, Mar 2 2021 – Myanmar activists have called on the international community...

Historic Hyperloop Vehicle to be Unveiled to the Public at the Smithsonian FUTURES Exhibition this Fall

Vehicle made history in November 2020 carrying the world's first hyperloop passengersVirgin Hyperloop joins the ranks of cutting–edge innovations debuted at Smithsonian WASHINGTON, March 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Just months after the world's first hyperloop passenger testing, Virgin Hyperloop today announced that the passenger–carrying vehicle, dubbed "Pegasus,"...

How Marginalised Women in India Bore an Extra Burden of COVID-19 ‘Shadow Pandemic’

Nishat Hussain coordinating with local authorities in Rajasthan to ensure relief reaches those most affected by the lockdown. By Mariya SalimNEW DELHI, India, Mar 1 2021 – Women living in rural India and those belonging to marginalised communities faced an enormous burden during the COVID-19 pandemic shutdowns, including domestic violence, loss of financial assistance and income, says Rehana...