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December 12 2008 This Wednesday Arcosanti res

first_imgDecember 12, 2008 This Wednesday, Arcosanti residents had our annual Christmas Party at the Cafè level of the Crafts III building. About 50 people gathered in a jovial atmosphere of good food and high spirits. Some of the gourmet specialties included chicken soup, chicken puffs and chicken salad, all made with Arcosanti raised poultry. [Photo: Alfonso Elia & text: dkt] Each table had the heavy task of opening at least one bottle of champagne. [Photo: Alfonso Elia & text: dkt] Everybody was presented with a little Christmas gift and a big hug from Paolo Soleri. [Photo: Alfonso Elia & text: dkt]last_img read more

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Rep Roberts welcomes local pastor to lead House invocation

first_img20Sep Rep. Roberts welcomes local pastor to lead House invocation Categories: Roberts News PHOTO: State Rep. Brett Roberts, right, welcomed Pastor Chuck Snyder, center, from the First Baptist Church in Charlotte to the state Capitol to give today’s invocation for the Michigan House of Representatives. House tradition calls for a representative or a clergy member to begin each day’s session with a prayer. Speaker Tom Leonard joined them at the rostrum.last_img

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Music video website Vevo has launched a 24hour li

first_imgMusic video website Vevo has launched a 24-hour linear music TV channel in the US and Canada.Universal Music and Sony-backed Vevo has initially launched the channel on the web and via Xbox and Roku set-tops, as well as on iOS devices and Android and Windows Mobile handsets. However, it also has expressed an ambition to strike traditional carriage deals with cable operators.Vevo TV will feature a constant stream of videos curated by VJs on the model pioneered by MTV in the 1980s. Vevo CEO Rio Caraeff told the Financial Times that the channel was “about a return to how it used to be” and that the company saw a demand for a “programmed, linear experience”. The channel will be supported by advertising.Billboard cited Caraeff as saying that Vevo planned to launch Vevo TV channels in international markets including Europe and Latin America in the near future, and is currently working to add local programming capabilities.Vevo is currently in negotiations with Google to renew its existing distribution deal with YouTube, which Caraeff said was “nearing completion”.last_img read more

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The Guinness Six Nations Championship has selected

first_imgThe Guinness Six Nations Championship has selected AWS’s analytics, machine learning, and deep learning services to deliver a more in-depth insight into the rugby competition.As the official technology provider of the Six Nations, AWS will provide the technology behind the live broadcast of on-screen match data and statistics and power other aspects of the Six Nations Championship across the official website.The deal is designed to enhance the match experience for rugby fans around the world with seven new kinds of dynamic statistics due to be launched for the 2019 Six Nations ChampionshipThese new stats will look at scrum analysis, play patterns, try origins, team trends, ruck analysis, tackle analysis, and field position analysis.“I am excited to welcome AWS to the Six Nations family,” said Ben Morel, CEO, Six Nations Rugby. “With AWS now powering the Championship, we have the opportunity to place unparalleled innovation at the core of our rugby experience, for fans around the world.  This is a major boost for our Championship and a clear signal of our ambition to embrace innovation in all areas that will benefit our fans.”Amazon Web Services’ vice-president and managing director, EMEA, Andy Isherwood, said: “We are delighted to be working alongside one of the world’s most storied, most iconic, and most respected sporting events.”“Throughout this year’s Championship, and into future seasons, the Six Nations team will be able to develop new, advanced statistics that give unprecedented insight and understanding to the game. As we continue to add greater capabilities to our Machine Learning services, we will bring these to rugby fans, around the world.”last_img read more

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first_imgShareTweet Requiem Mass on Saturday for Kayden McLaughlin-McGuinness who was found dead at his home in the BogsideTHE funeral will take place in Derry tomorrow of a three year-old boy found dead at his home in the Bogside almost a fortnight ago. The PSNI launched an investigation after Kayden McLaughlin-McGuinness was found dead at his home in Colmcille Court on Sunday, September 17.Kayden’s remains were released to his family on Thursday night following a post mortem examination . .bogsideCOLMCILLE COURTFUNERAL TOMORROW OF TODDLER FOUND DEAD AT DERRY HOMEKAYDEN MCLAUGHLIN-MCGUINNESSPSNIcenter_img A 23-year-old man arrested last Saturday in connection with the toddler’s death was later released on police bail pending further inquiries.Requiem Mass for Kayden will be held at St Columba’s Church in Long Tower at 10 am tomorrow, Saturday, September 30.He will laid to rest afterwards in Derry City Cemetery.FUNERAL TOMORROW OF TODDLER FOUND DEAD AT DERRY HOME was last modified: September 29th, 2017 by John2John2 Tags:last_img read more