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Black Luminosity foregrounded visibility as an act of refusal

The group exhibition at SMAC gallery, curated by Gcotyelwa Mashiqa, revisited the chromatic and social properties of blackness in contemporary South African visual art The post Black Luminosity foregrounded visibility as an act of refusal appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Art, Tim Clark, Friday, Visual Art, Colour, Jacques-louis David, Blackness, Ralph Ellison, SMAC, Art Exhibitions, South Africa (country, Young Gifted and Black, Smac Gallery, Zandile Tshabalala, Mary Sibande, Alexandra Karakhashian

Lancaster football player’s frustrated Twitter shot at Newsom steamrolls into national spotlight

Isaiah Navarro’s message on Twitter to California Gov. Gavin Newsom is clear. And angry. “Zero offers, zero looks, zero commitments, zero time on campus, zero homecoming, zero prom, zero traditional graduation,” Navarro’s tweet read Wednesday morning. “What a wasted final year of school. Worked hard and dedicated for absolutely ZERO. Big shout out to Gavin Newsom! You got what you wanted.” Navarro, a football player at Lancaster’s Paraclete High, expressed a sentiment shared by many of his stude...
Tags: Health, Politics, News, California, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Community, Cbs, Fox News, College Football, John, Lausd, High School Sports, Malibu, Joe Montana

OpenGate buys SMAC from Colas Group

OpenGate Capital said May 22 that it acquired the SMAC business of Colas Group. Financial terms weren’t announced. SMAC makes waterproofing and building envelope solutions. PRESS RELEASE LOS ANGELES & PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–OpenGate Capital, a global private equity firm, announced today that it has acquired SMAC, a global manufacturer of waterproofing and building envelope solutions, from Colas Group (EPA : RE). Financial terms were not disclosed. SMAC operates across two divisions: Travaux and I...
Tags: Europe, Los Angeles, Trends, Paris, South America, North America, Joshua Adams, North American, PE Deals, SMAC, OpenGate Capital, PARIS BUSINESS WIRE OpenGate Capital, Andrew Nikou, France Morocco, Issy les Moulineaux, Fabien Marcantetti

OpenGate buys Saint-Gobain’s silicon carbide unit

OpenGate Capital said May 15 that it acquired the silicon carbide division of Saint-Gobain SA. Financial terms weren’t announced. The business will be renamed Fiven A/S. Fiven provides Silicon Carbide grains and powder that are used in applications including metallurgy, refractory materials, filtration products and technical ceramics. PRESS RELEASE LOS ANGELES & PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–OpenGate Capital, a global private equity firm, announced today that it has acquired the silicon carbide division...
Tags: Asia, Europe, US, Los Angeles, Trends, Paris, Venezuela, Epa, North America, Sargent, Paris France, Decker, Los Angeles California, Oslo Norway, Greenleaf, Saint Gobain

SMAC 2.0.5

MAC Address Changer - Win XP,2003,VISTA,2008
Tags: Mac, Software, SMAC

OpenGate to buy SMAC from Colas Group

OpenGate has agreed to acquire SMAC, a French manufacturer of waterproofing and building envelope solutions, from Colas Group. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE LOS ANGELES & PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–OpenGate Capital, a global private equity firm, announced today that Colas Group (EPA: RE) has agreed to sell SMAC to an affiliate of OpenGate Capital. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. The divestiture is expected to be complete in the next 60-90 days. SMAC is headquar...
Tags: Europe, France, Los Angeles, Trends, North America, Group, Colas, Skydome, Paris France, Los Angeles California, Issy, PE Deals, SMAC, Re, OpenGate Capital, OpenGate

Tradeshow Talks with SMAC

Tradeshow Talk with SMAC from MedTech Innovation Expo
Tags: Health, SMAC

Son of SMAC

Cognizant popularized the acronym SMAC for the stack of Social, Mobile, Analytic and Cloud technologies where most innovation IT dollars are going. Indeed Malcolm Frank, EVP Strategy and Marketing was talking about it as far back as November of 2012.... [Author: vinnie]
Tags: Trends, Vinnie, Industry Commentary, SMAC, Innovative Business Uses of Technology, Malcolm Frank EVP Strategy

Michael Strahan Sets Unscripted Development Pact With ITV America

Michael Strahan’s SMAC Entertainment has set an unscripted TV development deal with ITV America. The deal calls for SMAC to develop a range of projects for network, cable and streaming buyers. Strahan and his producing partner at SMAC, Constance Schwartz-Morini, are already in business with ITV on the NFL Network series “Take My Ride.” The... Read more »
Tags: TV, News, NFL, Michael Strahan, ITV Studios, Strahan, SMAC, ITV America, SMAC Entertainment, SMAC Constance Schwartz Morini

Smart Ways to Use Technology to Win in Business

We are on the cusp of a total digital transformation, or DT, as the tech world refers to it. If your company has not already hired someone to handle these operations, it may be something to look into. The days of mom and pop type stores that have a stand-alone cash register with a ledger book are long gone. These days, if you want your business to be successful, you must jump headfirst into the digital world. Whether you sink or swim is up to you. You may not know how to get started with tec...
Tags: Google, Productivity, Technology, Sales, United States, Brazil, Argentina, Business Blogging, CEOs, SMAC

Why a SMAC Strategy (Social, Mobile, Analytics and Cloud) Is a Necessity

By Arindam Ray Chaudhuri, AgreeYa Solutions Social, mobile, analytics and cloud technology is everywhere these days. Collectively referred to as SMAC, these forces individually have the ability to make great change in businesses, but when used together SMAC is creating entirely new business models that have not been previously imagined –... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Tags: Blogging, Wm-software, Wm-ecommerce, Wm-mobile, Wmfeature, Wm-social, SMAC

Social Media Top 5: Cancer Comms, A Life Disrupted, & Blab to Bomb(?)

For Immediate Release Podcast: Cancer, Communications and Other Fun Stuff FIR #29: Communications and Cancer For years, I have been a fan of the For Immediate Release podcast, hosted by Shel Holtz and (for most of its run) Neville Hobson. I was lucky enough to appear on the show now and again, and even to co-host it, and always considered the FIR community to be one of the richest social media communities to which I have belonged. In the program’s current incarnation, I have been honored that...
Tags: Facebook, Steve Jobs, Social Media, Harvard Business Review, HubSpot, Blab, Forbes, Mark, Forbes Forbes, Dan, Jennifer, PMC, Lyons, Shel, Neville Hobson, Dan Lyons

Basic Income Guarantee will allow us to move up the Maslow Pyramid - interview with Gerd Leonhard

Gerd Leonhard is an acclaimed European futurist; his popular videos are featured at IEET and he is a regular IEET contributing writer. In this interview I explore his opinions and forecasts on Basic Income Guarantee.Hank Pellissier: In general, do you support the concept of Basic Income Guarantee? Gerd Leonhard: I very much support the concept of BIG (basic income guarantee) but I think we can’t actually realise the concept until we also tackle the surrounding issues: a) most people (especial...
Tags: Switzerland, Peter Diamandis, MASLOW, IEET, Gerd Leonhard, Maslow Pyramid, Hank Pellissier, SMAC, Thomas Picketty