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Artlist raises $48M led by KKR for its royalty-free music, video and sound effect library

Like it or loathe it, video has proven to be the most engaging of all mediums across the web, and today a company out of Israel called Artlist — which provides royalty-free libraries of music, sound effects and even video itself to enhance video content — is announcing a significant growth round of $48 million, both to continue its expansion, and to build better technology to help navigate users to the perfect clip. The funding is being led by KKR, with participation also from Elephant Partne...
Tags: TC, Video, Media, Boston, Israel, Disney, Tech, Elephant, Artificial Intelligence, Netflix, Libraries, KKR, Mercedes Benz, Belsky, Patrick Devine, Artlist

How about a Great Green Wall? Fr Patrick Devine and the Shalom Center: Living out the ‘Church Without Walls’ in Africa

While walls of all sorts have been making headlines lately, there’s one that hasn’t gotten quite as much publicity – but has the potential to transform life in Africa. Fr Patrick Devine, a priest in the Society of African Missions (SMA) and founder of the Shalom Centre for Conflict Resolution and Reconciliation in Kenya, spoke arlier this month about the innovative ‘Great Green Wall’ in the fourth annual Lieut Gen Dermot Earley Memorial Lecture. The lecture was in Maynooth University’s Edward M...
Tags: Europe, Africa, Religion, Senegal, Ireland, Kenya, Social Justice, Djibouti, Sahara, Devine, Shalom, Irish Catholic Church, Churches & Reconciliation, Ecumenism, Peace Studies, Muslim Christian Relations

Fr Patrick Devine on Conflict Transformation in Eastern Africa

This week (22 March), the Senator George J Mitchell Institute for Global Peace, Security and Justice hosted Fr Patrick Devine for a lecture on “Inter-Ethnic Conflict Transformation Methods: Applications in Eastern Africa.” Fr Devine is the founder of the Shalom Center for Conflict Resolution and Reconciliation in Nairobi, Kenya, an inter-religious organization pioneering conflict transformation and development work in Eastern Africa. As a Research Fellow in the Institute, I had the privilege of...
Tags: Africa, Religion, Uncategorized, Bill Clinton, Sudan, Muslim, Tanzania, Christian, Social Justice, Christ, Rwanda, Omi, Nairobi Kenya, George, Institute, Roscommon

Who will win the Tipperary Peace Prize? Nominee Fr Patrick Devine to Speak at Queen’s, 22 March

I have a new post on the Slugger O’Toole blog: Who will win the Tipperary Peace Prize? Nominee Fr Patrick Devine to Speak at Queen’s, 22 March. 
Tags: Religion, Social Justice, Toole, Irish Catholic Church, Churches & Reconciliation, Dealing with the Past, Peace Studies, African Christianity, Patrick Devine