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Mavenir and Airtel Demonstrate O-RAN RIC (RAN Intelligent Controller) at Global O-RAN ALLIANCE Plugfest hosted by Airtel... NEW DELHI -Thursday 26 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”), India’s largest integrated telco, together with Mavenir, demonstrated O-RAN Intelligent Controller (RIC), at the recent Global O-RAN ALLIANCE Plugfest it hosted. The Global Plugfest, which was a first for the India region participation,...

ViacomCBS to Sell Simon & Schuster to Penguin Random House for $2.175 Billion -Thursday 26 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAC, VIACA) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell the publishing business Simon & Schuster (“Simon & Schuster”) to Penguin Random House LLC (“Penguin Random House”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Bertelsmann SE & Co....

Gulf Brokers: Markets cheer a Biden victory -Thursday 26 November 2020

Stocks and oil prices cheered the confirmation of Joe Biden’s victory, which means a more generous stimulus package to be deployed as soon as possible. The recent rally also supported by more upbeat news on the coronavirus vaccine. Meanwhile, Donald Trump rejected the outcome of the U.S....

Last and Final Victory for Sisvel Before the German Federal Supreme Court (BGH) In the Sisvel vs Haier Cases -Thursday 26 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yesterday the German Federal Supreme Court heard the oral arguments in another patent infringement case between Sisvel and Haier regarding Sisvel’s request for injunctive relief for infringement of cellular standard essential patents (SEPs) it owns. The decision rendered...

ViaBTC Launches New Cloud Mining Service with BTC and ETH Contracts Available -Thursday 26 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ViaBTC, the world-leading cryptocurrency mining pool, today launches a new cloud mining service. Customers around the world now can purchase Bitcoin and Ethereum contracts with USDT, BTC, BCH, ETH or LTC. ViaBTC will be running top-of-the-line mining machines in different...

Northern Data AG Commissions First Data Center in the Netherlands -Thursday 26 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Northern Data AG (XETRA: NB2, ISIN: DE000A0SMU87), a leading provider of High-Performance Computing (HPC) solutions, is commissioning its latest HPC data center near Maastricht. This new facility will entail one of the largest GPU clusters worldwide and will be the Company's...

SAUDI URBAN20 CHAIR WISHES ITALY ‘BUONA FORTUNA’ WITH THE 2021 URBAN20 PRESIDENCY -Thursday 26 November 2020  

The Urban20 (U20) Chair, His Excellency Fahd Al-Rasheed, President of the Royal Commission for Riyadh City has today wished his Italian counterparts good luck or “Buona Fortuna” as Italy prepares to take up the reins of the 2021 G20 Presidency and the engagement group of cities, the U20....

DEWA Innovation Centre and 800MW 3rd phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park inaugurated -Thursday 26 November 2020      

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has inaugurated Dubai Electricity and Water Authority’s (DEWA’s) Innovation Centre and the 800MW third phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park, the largest single-site...

WTA and Stats Perform Serve up Breakthrough Tennis AI and Data Partnership, in Landmark Deal for Women’s Sports -Thursday 26 November 2020

Official WTA umpire chair data and new ultrafast shot statistics to combine for unprecedented levels of fan engagement and betting experiences Enhanced AI-driven data for more matches and players, made even more accessible to fans Six-year agreement will focus on...

Vifor Pharma supports Iron Deficiency Day 2020 to highlight global impact on health and gender inequality -Thursday 26 November 2020

In its sixth year, a growing international coalition underlines significant harm to health caused by iron deficiency Impact on women moves up political agenda at REYKJAVÍK GLOBAL FORUM - WOMEN LEADERS 2020 This year the focus is on raising awareness of symptoms, importance of diagnosis...

PureFacts Financial Solutions acquires Quartal Financial Solutions to become a global WealthTech leader -Thursday 26 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PureFacts Financial Solutions, a leading WealthTech provider of fees, reporting and AI-powered predictive analytics solutions, has acquired Quartal Financial Solutions, Europe’s leading provider of fee billing and commission solutions for the financial and insurance...

MEDIROM Healthcare Technologies Inc. Announces Filing of Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering on... -Wednesday 25 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MEDIROM Healthcare Technologies Inc. (“MEDIROM”), the healthcare company which runs branded relaxation salons in Japan, today announced it has publicly filed a registration statement on Form F-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) relating to a...

Advanced Technology Research Council Announces ‘ASPIRE’ – to Drive the Creation of Future... -Wednesday 25 November 2020  

The newly established Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC) has today announced its plans to drive the creation of future transformative technologies with the launch of its dedicated technology programme management pillar, ASPIRE. ASPIRE works in consultation with cross-sector industry...

Zynga and Automotive Tuner Liberty Walk Launch One-Of-A-Kind Design Competition for CSR Racing 2’s New Elite... -Wednesday 25 November 2020      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Zynga (Nasdaq:ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, announced a partnership with Japanese premier car tuner Liberty Walk for the launch of the new Elite Tuners feature and ‘Design A Wrap’ competition in CSR Racing 2 (CSR2). Starting December 9,...

Exclusive Networks Acquires Nuaware to Accelerate Cloud and DevOps Opportunities for Channel and Vendor Partners -Wednesday 25 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Exclusive Networks today announced the acquisition of Nuaware, a hyper growth, born-in-the-cloud distributor at the bleeding edge of cloud, DevSecOps and containerisation. The move adds immediate global scale and services capability to the Nuaware proposition and portfolio,...

Local Governments Realize ExaGrid Offers Exceptional Backup Storage -Wednesday 25 November 2020      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ExaGrid® the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that more city and county governments are replacing inline deduplication appliances with ExaGrid’s tiered backup storage, which sits behind more than 25 backup applications and utilities, for...

Zayed Sustainability Prize Partners with BNP Paribas on the 20by2020 Initiative -Wednesday 25 November 2020  

The UAE-driven humanitarian initiative, 20by2020, has entered into a strategic partnership with BNP Paribas, a leading European bank with presence in 71 markets worldwide, making it the first international private company to support the global initiative. BNP Paribas has been operating in the...

SNC-Lavalin launches a framework to adopt collaborative contracting for project delivery in the GCC -Wednesday 25 November 2020  

Today, The SNC-Lavalin Group in the Middle East launched a white paper entitled “New alliances: collaborative contracting in the GCC projects market” that provides a strategic framework to enhancing project delivery and efficiency in the GCC. The framework combines the Company’s market...

Entersekt and Cellulant Partner to Deliver Safer Mobile Banking Solutions -Wednesday 25 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Entersekt, a leader in device identity and omnichannel authentication, has announced a partnership with Cellulant, Africa’s leading financial technology company. The partnership will further enhance Cellulant’s cybersecurity by proactively securing its digital banking...

Aker BP and Cognite Pioneer Robotics Deployment Offshore to Transform Oil and Gas Industry with Autonomous Mission -Wednesday 25 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cognite a global industrial AI software-as-a-service (SaaS) company supporting the full-scale digital transformation of heavy-asset industries around the world, has partnered with fully-fledged exploration and production company Aker BP to deploy Spot, the quadruped robotic...