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News: MS Roald Amundsen floats out in successful launch

Hurtigruten’s new hybrid expedition ship, MS Roald Amundsen, has touched water for the first time during a launch ceremony at the Kleven Yard in Ulsteinvik, Norway. The successful launch marks an important milestone in the construction of the world’s first hybrid powered expedition ship. It will be fitted with large battery packs for reduced emissions. Following in the footsteps the ...

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Cheap flights: Norwegian launch route to Buenos Aires – tickets from £259.90

Norwegian has launched the UK’s first low fare route to South America, with a non-stop service from London Gatwick to Buenos Aires. The new year-round service of four weekly flights from London Gatwick to Buenos Aires Ezeiza International Airport breaks the monopoly on direct flights to Argentina with fares starting from £259.90 one-way, offering passengers more choice and lower fares. ...

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Bits & Bytes | Echo Look Partners With Vogue and GQ, Can an App Launch Fashion's #MeToo?

Echo Look to Dole out Fashion Advice from Vogue and GQ(TechCrunch)“Condé Nast’s Vogue and GQ are now working with Amazon to insert fashion recommendations into the companion app for Echo Look users, some of which will be shoppable. This is the first time that Amazon’s Echo Look has partnered with publications to add content to the Echo Look’… The Business ...

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Smashing Pumpkins Launch Countdown Clock

Smashing Pumpkins have launched a mysterious countdown clock on their website. It’s set to end on Thursday, February 15 at noon and features the option to join a mailing list. The clock follows rumors that the band are reuniting. Though the lineup isn’t confirmed, Billy Corgan has teased on Instagram that band is working on a new album with Rick ...

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News: Eurostar to launch Amsterdam service in April

Eurostar has announced that its new direct route from London to Amsterdam will launch on Wednesday, April 4th. Tickets will go on sale from February 20th, when the inaugural service will take place. The launch of the London to Amsterdam service marks a historic milestone in the expansion of international high-speed rail travel, revolutionising the connection between these important destinations. ...

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Eurostar to launch London to Amsterdam route in April – costing just £35

Eurostar has announced their newest train route from London to Amsterdam later this year. Launching on April 4th, the three hours and 41-minute journey will leave from St Pancras Station directly to the Dutch city. With tickets going on sale on February 20, the trains will initially launch twice daily at 8:31am and 5:31pm. Passengers returning from Amsterdam will have ...

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Numero Group Launch New Ambient Sound App

Archival record label Numero Group have launched a new “boutique” lifestyle app. Environments creates ambient sound with nature recordings on long-form loops. It features 22 fully remastered analog recordings by field recordist Irv Teibel, who is best known for his influential Environments album series spanning from 1969 to 1979. Available on iPhone and iPad, the app includes sounds like ocean ...

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