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Take A Walk On the Wild Side… In the dark and surrounded by art

In September a group of artists from around the world came together to explore the relationship between art and nature by creating a light and sound installation set in a forest in Norway. The collaborators, Melissa Larsen of Norway, Joao Pereira of Portugal, and Andy Cross from the UK, each brought their own expertise and…

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Techvedic Launches Sales Automation Solution

Workplace Technology that Helps People Stay Agile in the Face of Digital Transformation

Businesses and organisations around the world are experiencing a digital transformation, utilising new digital technologies in order to do more faster and better than ever before. Digital Me is Computacenter’s answer to helping businesses stay on top of digital workplace trends, assessing the needs of the people who comprise companies and providing the necessary workplace…

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Current Nordic exhibition allows you to walk through gendered power structures

What is the actual daily life experience of being a female/queer/ transgender/gender fluid person in the most gender equal and privileged countries in the world? The internationally acclaimed artist Snövit Hedstierna is exhibiting in Sweden, Finland, Norway and Iceland during the autumn of 2016, after a long break from the Nordic art scene. In her absence…

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LuraTech becomes Foxit Europe GmbH

Foxit Software acquired LuraTech. As the next logical step on this path, LuraTech is now being renamed to Foxit Europe GmbH. This makes LuraTech a part of a global business and a leading provider of fast, cost-effective, secure PDF software solutions. The Foxit product portfolio – in particular, its established PDF solution PhantomPDF – will…

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Iceland Euro 2016 France game

Norwegians want to support Iceland against France

Norwegian TV Distributor RiksTV AS has organised a campaign, aimed to highlight their “TV everywhere” service through showing how generous their customers are, having the benefit of TV wherever they are in the country. Because of this tourists travelling Norway during the Euro 2016, can watch their favourite team playing football in a genuine Norwegian…

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Managing Data Securely and Responsibly

The issue of secure data has never been more important and urgent in light of a string of highly embarrassing leaks of classified information. In 2015 an online social company, Ashley Madison lost a lucrative business and shut down their website after hackers held them ransom and compromised their user’s strict privacy. Do not let…

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Aspen the mountain pup

Aspen the mountain pup and his love for 66°North

Aspen the mountain pup is the Instagram famous Golden Retriever with over 98,500 followers. When his owners, Hunter and Sarah Lawrence, visited Iceland for the first time on their honeymoon back in 2013, they fell in love with the landscape, the people and the fashion. As big fans of Icelandic outdoor clothing brand 66°North, they…

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OSM Aviation

OSM Aviation and Norwegian in partnership

OSM Aviation Group has grown over three years into a leading international specialist in airline crew management. Norwegian Air Resources Holding (NARH), a fully owned Norwegian subsidiary, acquires 50 percent of OSM Aviation. “This is an important milestone for us”, says CEO of OSM Aviation, Espen Høiby. “Through this partnership we will further strengthen our…

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Techvedic Launches Sales Automation Solution

Techvedic Launches Sales Automation Solution

Las Vegas, United States – 12th November 2015: Techvedic, an IT firm popular for its on-demand subscription-based technical support, has marked its entry into the business technology services with the today’s launch of cloud-enabled sales automation solution for marketers and retailers of varying sizes and types. The solution comes with a web-based control panel to…

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North Sailing

Project Opal a great success: NORTH SAILING WINS AWARDS FOR RESPONSIBLE TOURISM

North Sailing has been named Silver winner of the Best Innovation for Carbon Reduction category at the World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 at World Travel Market in London. North Sailing won the silver at the prestigious World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 at the World Travel Market (WTM) in London, November 4th. This is the first…

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    Why Do You Need To Choose Natural Skincare Products?

    With the media and reviews that caution customers of the possibly toxic substances in lots of most commercial skin care products offered in good skin care products stores and shops, that is a complicated query to answer. Firstly, most of the commonly used skincare products contain artificial and synthetic ingredients that the body has troubles…

  • Sweden on Airbnb

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    “Kasta macka” (throw a sandwich) is something the Swedish PM does out in nature

    Throwing sandwiches may sound like an odd thing to do, but not in Sweden. Over there, “kasta macka” or “throw a sandwich” is what Swedes call skipping stones on water. The many benefits and wonders of outdoor Sweden Recently, Mr. Stefan Löfven, the prime minister of Sweden was asked to list his top 5 things…

  • Aspen the mountain pup

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    Aspen the mountain pup and his love for 66°North

    Aspen the mountain pup is the Instagram famous Golden Retriever with over 98,500 followers. When his owners, Hunter and Sarah Lawrence, visited Iceland for the first time on their honeymoon back in 2013, they fell in love with the landscape, the people and the fashion. As big fans of Icelandic outdoor clothing brand 66°North, they…

  • North Sailing

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    Project Opal a great success: NORTH SAILING WINS AWARDS FOR RESPONSIBLE TOURISM

    North Sailing has been named Silver winner of the Best Innovation for Carbon Reduction category at the World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 at World Travel Market in London. North Sailing won the silver at the prestigious World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 at the World Travel Market (WTM) in London, November 4th. This is the first…

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    Swedes embrace online media streaming services

    Media consumption in Sweden is increasingly characterized by online streaming services such as Spotify and Netflix. Three out of four 15-74-year-olds now use online streaming services to listen to music or watch video. Youtube, Spotify and Netflix are the most popular online streaming services used. Youtube is free of charge, whereas Spotify is offered both…

  • Suzuki Vitara on F-Road

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    Blue Car Rental: Insurance included in all car rentals in Iceland

    Car rental firms in Iceland cover vehicles with third party insurance as standard, which includes personal accident insurance. This is Icelandic law for driving here. Blue Car Rental is one of Iceland’s main car rental companies and they do provide insurance as standard for most eventualities. This includes coverage from vehicle theft and gravel protection….