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EIG Signs $12.4 Billion Infrastructure Deal with Aramco WASHINGTON -Saturday 10 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- EIG, a leading institutional investor to the global energy sector and one of the world’s leading infrastructure investors, today announced that it has entered into a lease and lease-back agreement with Saudi Arabian Oil Co. ("Aramco"), under which a consortium of investors...

Zynga Launches Modern Match-3 Mobile Game Puzzle Combat -Friday 9 April 2021      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, today announced the worldwide launch of Puzzle Combat, a new mobile match-3 action role-playing game (RPG) where players recruit heroes, build bases and compete in player-vs-player (PvP) battles in a...

uAvionix ping200X is the World’s First FAA TSO Certified Drone Transponder -Friday 9 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, uAvionix, the leader in communications, navigation, and surveillance (CNS) solutions for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), announced ping200X, its flagship Mode S ADS-B OUT Transponder for UAS, has received Technical Standard Order (TSO) certification from the FAA....

Trax Secures $640 Million Funding Round Led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 and BlackRock to Transform Retail Through Digital... -Friday 9 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Trax, a leading computer vision company transforming brick-and-mortar retail, has secured $640 million in a Series E financing round led by SoftBank Vision Fund 21 and technology-focused funds managed by existing investor BlackRock, Inc. This round of primary and secondary...

Ekata Launches Merchant Onboarding Solution to Enable Faster, Smarter Assessments of Merchant Risk -Thursday 8 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ekata, the leader in global digital identity data, today announced its Merchant Onboarding solution to help payment service providers (PSPs), B2B lenders and marketplaces onboard the growing number of micro-merchants and sole proprietors across the globe faster and with more...

ANNUAL REPORT 2020: MILESTONE SYSTEMS DELIVERS SUCCESSFUL RESULT IN A CHALLENGING YEAR -Thursday 8 April 2021  

With a solid COVID-19 continuity plan, a strong focus on people retention and new ways of collaborating with partners, Milestone Systems achieved a net revenue of DKK 1 billion in 2020. Milestone’s net revenue amounted to DKK 1 billion (AED 586 Million) in 2020, a decrease of 1% compared...

Western Union Foundation Announces New Partnerships to Advance Vaccine Education & Workforce Training in Q1/2021 -Thursday 8 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Western Union Foundation today announced its first-quarter 2021 programs, investing more than USD 1.25 million to mobilize youth to access jobs in the healthcare industry, assisting with COVID-19 vaccine education and distribution, and to enable economic recovery through...

Diligent Completes Galvanize Acquisition, Becoming World’s Largest GRC SaaS Company -Thursday 8 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Diligent Corporation (“Diligent” or the “Company”), the modern governance company, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Galvanize, a global leader in SaaS governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) software. Having also recently acquired Steele...

Unifrax Introduces New Catalysis Product Eco-lytic™ — a Cleaner, Lower Weight, and More Efficient Solution... -Thursday 8 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Unifrax, the leading manufacturer of high-performance specialty materials, today introduced a new, nano-structured alumina catalyst support technology for the transportation market – Eco-lytic™ by Unifrax. Housed within a vehicle’s catalytic converter, the Eco-lytic...

Velodyne Expert Discusses How Lidar Simulations Advance Automated Driving Solutions Testing at NVIDIA GTC 2021 Global... -Thursday 8 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Simulations have an important role in developing and testing advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and autonomous vehicle (AV) capabilities. Andrei Claudiu Cosma, PhD, Autonomous Solutions Manager at Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR, VLDRW), will discuss how developers...

Galderma Announces Publication of Phase 2b Trial Results Demonstrating the Rapid and Long-lasting Benefits of... -Thursday 8 April 2021  

Atopic dermatitis is the most common type of eczema. Moderate to severe atopic dermatitis is a chronic and incurable condition, severely disrupting patients’ quality of life1 The outcome of a post-hoc analysis of the phase 2b study published in the Journal of the European Academy of...

WATERMELON JOINS IPREX GLOBAL COMMUNICATION PLATFORM -Thursday 8 April 2021  

The frontline, homegrown, Dubai-headquartered public relations consultancy with an integrated outlook on communication from strategy to execution, Watermelon Communications, has partnered with IPREX, a US$420 million global network of communication agencies with footprints across the world...

Global OEM Selects Eaton’s Power Distribution Technology for New Electric Vehicle Platform -Wednesday 7 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Power management company Eaton today announced its eMobility business secured a contract to supply power distribution units (PDUs) and Bussmann™ series fuses to a global vehicle manufacturer for use in a new battery electric (BEV) light-duty commercial vehicle, which is a...

Study Investigates the Effects of Ventilatory Rescue Therapies on the Cerebral Oxygenation of COVID-19 Patients Using... -Wednesday 7 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) today announced the results of a prospective, observational study published in Critical Care in which researchers in Genoa, Italy, evaluated the impact of a variety of rescue therapies on the systemic and cerebral oxygenation of mechanically ventilated...

Erbe Elektromedizin to acquire Maxer Endoscopy -Wednesday 7 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- An investment to strengthen our operating room presence “This acquisition reflects our determination to become a solution provider for surgeries and procedures where visualization is critical. We will offer holistic solutions, from visualization to therapy. Entering into...

Technology Innovation Institute Appoints Globally-Renowned Experts to Board of Advisors at Autonomous Robotics Research... -Wednesday 7 April 2021  

Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the applied research pillar of Abu Dhabi’s Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced the appointment of leading international experts to the Board of Advisors at its Autonomous Robotics Research Centre (ARRC). The appointments...

Semifinalist Teams Selected in $10M ANA Avatar XPRIZE Competition -Tuesday 6 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- XPRIZE, the world’s leader in designing and operating incentive competitions to solve humanity’s grand challenges, announced today that 38 teams from 16 countries are advancing to the semifinals round of the $10M ANA Avatar XPRIZE competition. Sponsored by All Nippon...

IDEMIA’s Facial Recognition Ranked #1 in NIST’s Latest FRVT Test -Tuesday 6 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IDEMIA’s facial recognition 1:N algorithm achieved best for accuracy in the latest Face Recognition Vendor Test (FRVT) from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)1. IDEMIA today announced that its facial recognition algorithm 1:N came top among 75...

Cyble Announces $4 Million in Seed Funding -Tuesday 6 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cyble, a global cyber intelligence firm specializing in providing early warning intelligence on cyber threats, announced today that it has raised a $4M seed financing round led by Blackbird Ventures and Spider Capital, with participation from Xoogler Ventures, Picus Capital,...

Knightscope Selects Velodyne Lidar Technology for Next-Generation Autonomous Security Solutions -Tuesday 6 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Knightscope, Inc., a developer of advanced physical security technologies utilizing fully autonomous robots focused on enhancing U.S. security operations, and Velodyne Lidar, Inc., (NASDAQ: VLDR, VLDRW), jointly announced today that Knightscope has selected Velodyne Lidar’s...