The service resembles that of YouTube, whereby a viewer can watch videos for free. However viewers can add "Early Access" at a monthly fee to their account, which allows them to view videos a minimum of 72 hours before the video is released to the general public. Vessel has since created mobile applications for iOS and Android devices which optimizes the videos for mobile viewing.
The idea behind the site was that creators would be able to gain more revenue from their videos than on YouTube due to the subscription fee as well as advertisements.
But Minnesota transportation officials drew a line in the snow, excluding it from a list of 50 finalists that are part of an online poll that ends Friday ... Plowy McPlowFace and variations such as Snowy McSnowface and Plowy McPlowerson were the most popular submissions, and Plowy McPlowFace made the list of 50 finalists.
The two survivors — Dean Gribble Jr., of Edmonds, and Jon Lawler, of Anchorage — have previously given harrowing accounts to reporters of scrambling to the wheelhouse, donning survival suits and preparing to abandon the rapidly sinking and severely listing vessel around 10 p.m.
They have already given harrowing accounts to reporters of scrambling to the wheelhouse, donning survival suits and preparing to abandon the rapidly sinking and severely listing vessel around 10 p.m ... The investigators will also look for mechanical or other problems the vessel may have experienced, according to Callaghan.
Global Times reported that the vessels were being sold to customers in Asia for approximately 10 times their typical price of 28 yuan — about $4.30 — on Chinese e-commerce sites ... The description claimed the vessel was suitable for a variety of uses, including as an ice bucket or decorative ware — but not as a chamber pot.
Between 2007 to 2015, a total of 199 fishing vessels were arrested for various fishery offenses in Ghana, according to the 2015 USAID report ... In 2019, authorities arrested five industrial trawl vessels ... “There is another list of vessels whose licenses are going to be withdrawn so they will not be able to operate in 2021.
Both advisories require all companies in the maritime ecosystem to screen for vessel behaviors, and not just the vessel itself ... Although the exposure is different than with SDN list entities, vessels and companies interacting with the CNOOC fleet in Southern China could find themselves exposed.
According to local media, no firefighters were permitted to board the vessel or approach on the dock because of safety concerns. The Falcon has taken on a list from firefighting water, and personnel have been kept off due to the risk of a capsizing, leaving the firefighting work to waterborne assets.