Disclosure have released the first single off their highly anticipated sophomore album, a catchy club track called “Holding On.” The song features vocals from Grammy award-winning jazz singer Gregory Porter.Disclosure Being Sued For Over $200,000 For Allegedly Stolen LyricsThe track was originally written as a piano ballad, but the electronic UK duo later turned it into an upbeat track, essentially remixing themselves. Listen below.
OK, now Crestron and Control4 have to take Savant seriously, as they just signed a definitive agreement to purchase GE Lighting, a division of GE (NYSE: GE). Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed.Savant Founder and CEO Robert Madonna said, “Savant’s mission from the start has been to create the number one smart home brand in the world, and I am confident that the acquisition of GE Lighting has moved us significantly toward that ultimate goal. We are committed to ensuring that GE Lighting’s long history of industry leadership continues while bringing exceptional value and reliability to retail partners and consumers as the number one intelligent lighting company worldwide. Never before has connectivity, security, intelligent lighting and entertainment, all enjoyed within the comforts of home, been more top of mind with consumers.”GE Chairman and CEO H. Lawrence Culp, Jr., said, “Today’s transaction is another important step in the transformation of GE into a more focused industrial company. Our GE Lighting colleagues will join a fast-growing leader in home automation that shares their passion for bringing the future to light. Together with Savant, GE Lighting will continue its legacy of innovation, while we at GE will continue to advance the infrastructure technologies that are core to our company and draw on the roots of our founder, Thomas Edison.”GE Lighting’s portfolio includes home lighting and smart home solutions. It will remain headquartered in Cleveland, and its more than 700 employees will transfer to Savant upon completion of the transaction.Savant’s current products and solutions span lighting, security, climate and whole-house entertainment. Its lines include smart speakers and energy management. While the acquisition of GE Lighting will broaden both companies’ market reach, according to Savant, the company will continue to invest heavily in the development of the most advanced products, solutions, and services for this market.The proposed transaction includes a long-term licensing agreement for the use of the GE brand. The deal is subject to customary closing conditions and is expected to close mid-2020.
Barcroft Media(LOS ANGELES) — Nearly a week after the unexpected deaths of Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds, a private memorial has been set for family and close friends of the iconic mother-daughter duo.The joint memorial will take place in Los Angeles on Thursday, sources close to the family tell ABC News. A public event is also in the works.Fisher, 60, passed away last Tuesday, days after suffering cardiac arrest as she was traveling from London to Los Angeles. The next day, Reynolds, 84, died from a stroke.Fisher’s brother Todd told Good Morning America last week that his late mother, “said she missed her daughter and wanted to see her again.”“I think she wanted to be with her. I’m not joking when I say she left to be with her and I’m happy about that. That’s the only thing I’m happy about,” he said.Todd Fisher previously told ABC News that his sister’s funeral would be a celebration. Carrier Fisher’s daughter Billie Lourd would be arranging the details.“Carrie loves a good party, so, you know, I’m sure she’ll want to throw a party for her,” he said.Lourd broke her silence Monday about losing her mother and grandmother in the same week. “Receiving all of your prayers and kind words over the past week has given me strength during a time I thought strength could not exist,” the 24-year-old wrote on Instagram. “There are no words to express how much I will miss my Abadaba and my one and only Momby. Your love and support means the world to me.”Meanwhile, on Live with Kelly Tuesday, Kelly Ripa took a moment to “Send some love” out to her friend Billie Lourd. “I’ve known Billie a long, long time, since she was a little girl, and I wanted to let you know I’m thinking of you.” An emotional, Ripa said, “The entertainment industry is forever altered, but heaven just got a lot more fun,” adding the situation is, “really sad.” Copyright © 2017, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.Powered by WPeMatico Related