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Black

Informal; describing a financial statement that ends with a positive assessment. For example, if a company produces a profit for a given period of time, it is said to be "in the black." The term comes from the color of ink used for such statements. See also: Red.

black

Of or relating to the profitability of a firm or the operations of a firm. The term derives from the color of ink used to enter a profit figure on a financial statement. Compare red.
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Running on Google Cloud, Blackbird delivers ultra-efficient cloud video workflow performance.
Blackbird drives awareness, engagement and reach for brands in the sports, esports, news, entertainment and enterprise sectors -- as well as delivering significant content monetisation opportunities.
Blackbird said the convention is one of the world's leading media, entertainment and technology shows and performing at the Google Cloud event will allow the company to meet prospective customers.
TownNews has added an additional 14 TV stations that will use Blackbird, bringing the total to 39 stations in 24 states.
class="instagram-media" data-instgrm-captioned data-instgrm-permalink= "Five years ago today we were getting ready to open Blackbird.
The first thing to note about Blackbird is that it offers a satisfying probe of Zeke's personal life as well as his professional challenges.
In Northumberland, where almost 4,000 people took part, the top 10 was: house sparrow; starling; blue tit; blackbird; chaffinch; woodpigeon; great tit; goldfinch; jackdaw; coal tit.
Consideration for the Blackbird acquisition consists of USD 5m cash and USD 45m in securities.
As Mashable reported, Blackbird's new service called Hitch is meant for passengers to fly on smaller private airplanes to split the cost of travel with the pilot as well as any passengers.
Automatically the youngsters of both blackbird and rook know how to persuade the parent birds to go on pushing food into those mouths from dawn until dusk.
Yes, it's almost spring and our pole will be the perfect spot for one of nature's most tuneful singers - the blackbird.
Rezvani's Beast Alpha X supercar is fast, but for those who feel a deeper need for speed, they've released a special edition it calls the Blackbird.