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DraftKings to Buy Golden Nugget Online Gaming for $1.56 Billion

(Bloomberg) -- DraftKings Inc. agreed to buy Golden Nugget Online Gaming Inc. in a deal valued at about $1.56 billion, expanding the fantasy-sports giant’s presence in the hot market for online betting. DraftKings expects use the combined resources to boost sales and market share, yielding $300 million in overlapping costs and creating new cross-selling Read more

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DraftKings to Buy Golden Nugget Online Gaming for $1.56 Billion
(Bloomberg) -- DraftKings Inc. agreed to buy Golden Nugget Online Gaming Inc. in a deal valued at about $1.56 billion, expanding the fantasy-sports giant’s presence in the hot market for online Read more
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Ohtani’s Baseball Skills Help His Sponsors Outperform the Market
(Bloomberg) -- Shohei Ohtani is a baseball phenomenon. Before his move to the Major Leagues, the Los Angeles Angels star was known as the “dual wielder” in his native Japan for his rare ability Read more
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NFTs Shift Power to Artists as the Music Business Evolves
(Bloomberg) -- The Grammy-award winning musician and producer André Anjos goes by the stage name RAC, although as a bellwether in the radical ways the music industry is evolving, he might Read more
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AT&T Merges Media Assets With Discovery in Blockbuster Deal
(Bloomberg) -- AT&T Inc. agreed to spin off its media operations in a deal with Discovery Inc. that will create a new entertainment company, merging assets ranging from CNN and HBO to HGTV Read more
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Cirque du Soleil Reopens Vegas Shows in Sign of Vaccine Optimism
(Bloomberg) -- Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group, which emerged from court protection with new owners last year, will reopen four shows in the coming months, including two in Las Vegas this Read more
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TCC Partners with Recipric on Sidelining Carbon Initiative
NEW YORK, NEW YORK – The Conservation Coalition (TCC) is announcing Recipric as the official Sports Industry Partner for Sidelining Carbon. Recipric engages the sports industry in sustainability Read more

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Using Registries to Prevent Opioid Use
December 8, 2021
PDMP and EPCS are two emerging abbreviations essential to curbing the current opioid epidemic. David McFarlane, Marketing Communications Manager with Medsphere, and Host Tyler Kern discussed what they are and Read more
The Intricacies of Interior Design in Medical Furnishing: Champions of Care
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  One thing that's very important but doesn't take a prominent role in healthcare settings is furniture. It plays a significant role in patient care when it comes to looks, comfort, and functionality. An Read more
Deconstruction with VCC: The Foundational Considerations of Good Field Safety Leadership
December 8, 2021
  “We expect that someone can do the job they were hired to do, but we need to always get all workers up to speed on safety topics.” In any project or initiative, those leading it set the tone. When Read more
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DraftKings to Buy Golden Nugget Online Gaming for $1.56 Billion
August 9, 2021
(Bloomberg) -- DraftKings Inc. agreed to buy Golden Nugget Online Gaming Inc. in a deal valued at about $1.56 billion, expanding the fantasy-sports giant’s presence in the hot market for online betting. DraftKings expects use the combined resources to boost sales and market share, yielding $300 million in overlapping costs and creating new cross-selling Read more
Ohtani’s Baseball Skills Help His Sponsors Outperform the Market
July 4, 2021
(Bloomberg) -- Shohei Ohtani is a baseball phenomenon. Before his move to the Major Leagues, the Los Angeles Angels star was known as the “dual wielder” in his native Japan for his rare ability to hit home runs about as well as he pitches. Now, as the U.S. takes note of his prodigious ability, some market watchers in Japan are eyeing a third skill -- the Read more
NFTs Shift Power to Artists as the Music Business Evolves
June 7, 2021
(Bloomberg) -- The Grammy-award winning musician and producer André Anjos goes by the stage name RAC, although as a bellwether in the radical ways the music industry is evolving, he might consider changing that to NFT. Nonfungible tokens, a new type of blockchain technology that uses enforced scarcity to make digital goods collectible and valuable, have Read more
AT&T Merges Media Assets With Discovery in Blockbuster Deal
May 17, 2021
(Bloomberg) -- AT&T Inc. agreed to spin off its media operations in a deal with Discovery Inc. that will create a new entertainment company, merging assets ranging from CNN and HBO to HGTV and the Food Network. AT&T will receive $43 billion in cash, debt securities and debt retention, with AT&T shareholders getting stock representing 71% of the Read more
Cirque du Soleil Reopens Vegas Shows in Sign of Vaccine Optimism
April 22, 2021
(Bloomberg) -- Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group, which emerged from court protection with new owners last year, will reopen four shows in the coming months, including two in Las Vegas this summer, in a sign of optimism as vaccination progresses. The Montreal-based company, which was forced to close all its venues due to Covid-19, will first launch at Read more
TCC Partners with Recipric on Sidelining Carbon Initiative
March 29, 2021
NEW YORK, NEW YORK – The Conservation Coalition (TCC) is announcing Recipric as the official Sports Industry Partner for Sidelining Carbon. Recipric engages the sports industry in sustainability efforts by advising on a holistic strategy that incorporates environmental and social sustainability efforts, including resource efficiency in the stadium, fan Read more
Medical Care May Have Swayed Kevin Durant’s Decision To Join The Nets
February 8, 2021
What’s worse than losing your patient’s confidence? Probably having it announced throughout national media coverage. This scenario just played out for the medical staff of the Golden State Warriors basketball team as one of the most popular faces within the NBA, Kevin Durant, suffered a season, and possibly career ending Achilles tear injury. Durant’s Achilles Read more
Cybercrime is on the Rise During Remote Learning
September 18, 2020
Fifty-two percent of K-12 educators in the U.S. say their school has not warned them about the dangers of ransomware as they scale remote learning this year, according to the Education Cybersecurity Threat Index released by Morphisec, In addition, more than one-in-five (21%) educators within colleges and universities say their institution has already been the Read more
Avid Names Diversified as First-Ever Global Systems Integration Partner
August 27, 2020
BURLINGTON, Mass., Aug. 5, 2020—Avid® (Nasdaq: AVID) today announced a new strategic purchasing agreement with Diversified, one of the world’s largest media technology providers with offices across the globe whose clients include television broadcasters, post houses and other types of media companies, as well as a majority of Fortune 1000 companies. As part of Read more