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NBS is a privately-owned holding company, which seeks opportunities to acquire and grow businesses that can generate long-term sustainable cash flow and attractive returns to maximize value for all stakeholders. We are a team of visionaries, enthusiasts and operators. We have a value investor mentality with a long-term investment outlook.

NBS has an array of diversified subsidiaries within its investment portfolio. Our portfolio spans Digital Technologies, Commodity Trading, Resourcing and Accredited Training & Development. We support each of our subsidiaries by enabling them to increase efficiency, create better customer experience and to maintain their sustainability.

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at the edge of uncertainty.”

– Jacob Bronowski

Indian research firm Convergence Catalyst is ready for its second act

Technology Chrunch A 9-year-old is smashing the shuttle far and wide, and frantically pacing back and forth on the court in Bangalore, India, as her competition refuses to back down. Her rival is...

AWS partners with Kenya’s Safaricom on cloud and consulting services

Technology Chrunch Amazon Web Services has entered a partnership with Safaricom — Kenya’s largest telco, ISP and mobile payment provider — in a collaboration that could spell competition between...

Clearview said its facial recognition app was only for law enforcement as it courted private companies

Technology Chrunch After claiming that it would only sell its controversial facial recognition software to law enforcement agencies, a new report suggests that Clearview AI is less than discerning...

Facebook Bans Coronavirus Ad Scams

Tech News World Facebook is clamping down on ads and misinformation relating to coronavirus. Criticism of social media platforms for spreading fear and confusion about coronavirus is rife. Still,...

Firefox Scrambles DNS to Boost Consumer Privacy

Tech News World Firefox users in the U.S. are getting an extra measure of privacy protection starting this week. Firefox Desktop Product Development VP Selena Deckelmann heralded the rollout of...

Linux-Powered Azure IoT Security Platform Arrives

Tech News World Microsoft has announced the general availability of its Azure Sphere secure IoT service. It first introduced Azure Sphere in 2018, opting to use its own version of a Linux operating...

How to make a deal with a VC at a tech conference

Technology Chrunch Mahendra Ramsinghani Contributor Share on Twitter Mahendra Ramsinghani is the founder of Secure Octane Investments, which includes Demisto, CyberGRX and 16 other infrastructure...

New Netflix feature reveals the top 10 most popular programs on its service

Technology Chrunch Netflix is adding a new feature that will rank the 10 most popular programs on its service in your country, the company announced today. Its top 10 Overall list will display the...

With cinnamon, fruit and mint-flavored nicotine gum, is LA’s Lucy Goods the next Juul?

Technology Chrunch David Renteln, the Los Angeles-based co-founder of Soylent and the co-founder and chief executive of new nicotine gum manufacturer Lucy Goods, thinks there should be a...

Getting Autonomous Car Technology Right

Tech News World Autonomous car efforts aren't looking very good. It is becoming clear that the five-level ranking system is stupid. The reality is that the definition of "autonomous" is binary:...

Freespire 6.0: A Return to GNOME2's Simpler Linux Days

Tech News World If you are tired of distro hopping and want a computing platform that works without drama, check out the latest Freespire Linux release. Freespire, a U.S.-based distribution built on...

Some Android Malware Can Break Your Phone When You Delete It

Tech News World Since Android's unveiling in 2007, the platform has stayed true to its commitment to provide open and free source code. The source code is freely available to developers and device...

Can we debate free will versus destiny in four pages?

Technology Chrunch The informal TechCrunch book club (which is now a whole week off schedule thanks to the news cycle — let’s see if we can catch up here shortly!) is now venturing into the very,...

This Week in Apps: YouTube TV cancels Apple’s rev share, more bad news for mobile voting, WhatsApp hits 2B users

Technology Chrunch Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the Extra Crunch series that recaps the latest OS news, the applications they support and the money that flows through it all. The app industry...

Startups Weekly: A pre-IPO list of unicorn companies that also generate lots of revenue(!)

Technology Chrunch [Editor’s note: Want to get this weekly review of news that startups can use by email? Just subscribe here.]  My colleague Alex Wilhelm has been researching the companies that are...

Simplicity Does More Than Simplify Linux

Tech News World If you want a new Linux distro catering to gaming, check out the Simplicity Linux Gaming release. If you prefer a general-purpose computing platform without a gaming focus, try...

ACLU Blasts Clearview's Facial Recognition Accuracy Claims

Tech News World The American Civil Liberties Union has leveled criticisms against facial recognition tool developer Clearview for making misleading claims about the accuracy of its product....

It's Time for a Social Media and Disinformation Reckoning: ECT News Roundtable, Episode 6

Tech News World Can social media be saved? Can democracy be saved? The first question may seem less compelling than the second, but to some very worried observers, they are intimately entwined....

3 unicorn takeaways from the Casper and One Medical IPOs

Technology Chrunch With Casper’s public offering earlier this week, we’ve closed the book on the first two venture-backed IPOs of note in 2020. Casper, joined by One Medical, carried over $870...

Recommendations for fintech startups navigating the procurement process

Technology Chrunch Marc Gilman Contributor Share on Twitter Marc Gilman is general counsel and VP of compliance at Theta Lake. He is also an adjunct professor at Fordham University School of Law....

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