Seattle Postpones Terminal 46 Cruise Port Development Due to COVID-19

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Terminal 46 is proposed for the current container area at the top of this picture – courtesy Port of Seattle

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The Maritime Executive


07-28-2020 08:12:55





The Port of Seattle is canceling its request for proposal for a new cruise terminal that it had planned to develop in response to growing demand from the cruise industry. Citing the current uncertainty due to the impact of COVID-19 and the need to focus on public health the port is deferring the project but will continue work on the site development. 


“Our current focus remains on public health,” said Port of Seattle Executive Director Steve Metruck. “We continue to work with public health partners and cruise stakeholders to determine the enhanced procedures that will make our cruise passenger terminals and facilities safe for the community, passengers and crew in 2021. The last two decades

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Programming Vs. Software Development – CodeProject

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Introduction

The following is an explanation of the terms “programming” and “Software Development”, as I see it. (They are not necessarily the correct language definitions.)

Programming Creating applications to perform a certain task (tools).
Software Development Creating professional applications that are easy to use, expandable and easy to change. IOW – well designed.

That might sound a bit pretentious, which is certainly not my intention. Let’s make that clear by saying that “programming” can be useful, and is not “stupid” IOW you can e.g. “program” a very complicated, state-of-the-art algorithm. However, when providing an application to the public, one might think of upgrading or re-writing that programmed application to a software development.

Let me finish the introduction by saying that we are all guilty of some form of (dirty) programming at some point. I certainly am not a saint in this regard. We should however, be aware of this so

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Eclipse IoT Working Group | IoT development made simple

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No company can realize the IoT on its own… Within the Eclipse Community, through the contribution of many IoT developers, tools and standards are created on an open platform that many companies can benefit from for their IoT applications.

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Stefan Ferber / CEO, Bosch Software Innovations

Eclipse IoT is the industry’s leading community for Open Source IoT projects. For Red Hat, Eclipse IoT is the place where we collaborate with like-minded colleagues from other firms to create projects that form the basis of our IoT products.

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David Ingham / Director of Software Engineering, Integration Middleware, Red Hat

Within Eclipse IoT, Eurotech is working with Cloudera, Red Hat, and others to develop key IoT runtimes and other enabling technologies that will enable integrated, end-to-end open IoT architectures.

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Giuseppe Surace / Chief Product and Marketing Officer, Eurotech

Finally, DB foresees more open source integrations in the future and looks forward to collaborating

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Eclipse IoT Working Group | IoT development made simple

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No company can realize the IoT on its own… Within the Eclipse Community, through the contribution of many IoT developers, tools and standards are created on an open platform that many companies can benefit from for their IoT applications.

Picture of Stefan Ferber

Stefan Ferber / CEO, Bosch Software Innovations

Eclipse IoT is the industry’s leading community for Open Source IoT projects. For Red Hat, Eclipse IoT is the place where we collaborate with like-minded colleagues from other firms to create projects that form the basis of our IoT products.

Picture of David Ingham

David Ingham / Director of Software Engineering, Integration Middleware, Red Hat

Within Eclipse IoT, Eurotech is working with Cloudera, Red Hat, and others to develop key IoT runtimes and other enabling technologies that will enable integrated, end-to-end open IoT architectures.

Picture of Giuseppe Surace

Giuseppe Surace / Chief Product and Marketing Officer, Eurotech

Finally, DB foresees more open source integrations in the future and looks forward to collaborating

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The Hands-On Game Development Bundle: Make Your Own Games!

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Master the foundations of strategy game development by creating a turn-based, micro-strategy game about building and managing a colony on Mars. Using the popular Unity game engine, this course will walk you through the process of basic strategy game mechanics, including resource management, grid placement, and beyond. Not only will you boost your overall game development skills within Unity, but gain essential, fundamental knowledge for coding a variety of strategy game systems that can be expanded further for larger, turn-based projects.

Over 500,000 learners in Zenva Academy

  • Access 11 lectures & 1 hour of content 24/7
  • Instantiate a grid, tile-based system & map
  • Control UI elements to reflect resources available
  • Create a game manager to calculate resources & turns
  • Set up the ability for users to place various buildings
  • Limit where buildings can be placed based on other buildings
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Virtual Sports Betting Software Development

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Mobiweb Technologies offers extensive Virtual Sports Betting Software solutions that includes a variety of sports like Football, Horse racing, Golf, Tennis etc. on which bettors can place wager. Team focuses on realistic animation creation that enhances the user-experience. This kind of special feature attracts fans from different regions and brings a large amount of betting options. 

With a dedicated team of sports betting software developers, it is possible for us to design customized and engaging betting softwares, the only difference from real-betting is that users can bet online at any time by just one click. 

Features Of Virtual Sports Betting Software We Develop:

At the same time, users can watch and bet on a particular sport. Live score helps to enhance the thrill of placing the bet. 
Our betting software notifies the users about the canceled match or a dropout of a player. Users get timely updates regarding the

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Custom Software Design, Custom Software Development

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Golf Betting Software Development | Golf Betting Software Solutions

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Golf betting is now legal in the USA and other European countries and this decision was taken by the US Supreme court in 2019. Don’t you think it is very interesting to bet on Golf online? Mobiweb Technologies is emerging as a top-notch Sports Betting Software Development Company that have a goal to design an unbeatable online betting software to place their wagers online. 

We at Mobiweb design betting software that includes national and international events, where abroad users can bet on international matches. We have a team of fabulous graphic designers that design high-quality user-interface to engross the audiences.

Features Of Golf Betting Software We Develop:

This feature enables the users to track live scores while placing the bet. Users have access to live betting scores so they evaluate their betting performance. 
Users can bet on real-time matches and admin can control the activity of the users. Amin can

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Missouri Small Business Development Center at UMKC

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ELEVATIONLAB is all of the training programs of the Missouri Small Business Development Center at UMKC; we offer classes and workshops that are targeted for every business stage:

  • SPARK classes for start-ups
  • SCALE classes for growth
  • SURGE classes for technology and innovation

All training programs offer participants an opportunity to learn from experienced business owners and consultants. Participants will get peer-to-peer interactions, strategic action items and opportunities to network with the experts and fellow entrepreneurs. Instructors bring years of business experience to each class, giving participants the opportunity to tap resources, get access to funding opportunities and leading-edge business tools.

Are you ready to turn your great idea into a business? Would you like to get into an entrepreneurial mindset and learn from successful business owners? Do you need help writing a business plan? Are you struggling with financial basics and management know-how? ELEVATIONLAB offers SPARK classes to

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Technology .:. Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform

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Technology, science and capacity building are major pillars of the Means of Implementation of the Post-2015 Agenda and of the Rio+20 follow-up processes. The research, development, deployment, and widespread diffusion of environmentally sound technologies in the context of a Green Economy is also closely linked to other core elements and means of implementation, including innovation, business opportunities and development, trade of environmental goods and services, finance and investment, and institutional capabilities.

In order to eradicate poverty and reorient current unsustainable development trajectories over the period 2015 to 2030, affordable technological solutions have to be developed and disseminated widely in the next fifteen years. The Means of Implementation of the Post-2015 Development Agenda and the Addis Ababa Action Agenda could nevertheless provide an opportunity to address some of the gaps hindering the facilitation and transfer of these technologies.

In 2012, the

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