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Outbrain and Ligatus Join Forces to Form a Native Advertising Powerhouse NEW YORK -Tuesday 26 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Outbrain, the world's leading discovery and native advertising platform on the open web, announced today that it has entered an agreement to acquire Ligatus, a fully owned subsidiary of Gruner + Jahr which is a Bertelsmann group company, in a stock deal. Ligatus is a leading...

Lineage Logistics Announces Acquisition of Preferred Freezer Services -Tuesday 26 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Lineage Logistics (“Lineage” or the “Company”), the world’s most innovative and trusted provider of temperature-controlled logistics solutions, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Preferred Freezer Services (“Preferred”), a global...

Visa and Planeta Informatica Pioneer New Technology to Bring the Speed, Security and Convenience of Contactless Payments... -Tuesday 26 February 2019

New Visa Secure Access Module makes transitioning to tap to pay at transit turnstiles faster, easier and less expensive than ever before for public transit operators Metro Rio will be first transit operator to launch contactless payments using the Visa Secure Access Module in late...

Boehringer Ingelheim and GNA Biosolutions partner on emergency veterinary diagnostics development -Tuesday 26 February 2019

Programme could lead to new diagnostic solutions for African swine fever Boehringer Ingelheim demonstrates its focus on prevention and innovation yet again (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim and GNA Biosolutions announce that they have entered into a research collaboration focused...

New GSMA Study: 5G to Account for 15% of Global Mobile Industry by 2025 as 5G Network Launches Accelerate -Tuesday 26 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- 5G is on track to account for 15 per cent of global mobile connections by 2025, as the number of 5G network launches and compatible devices ramps up this year, according to a new GSMA report. The 2019 global edition of the GSMA’s flagship Mobile Economy report series –...

Turkcell CEO Named as Winner of 2019 GSMA Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Mobile Industry -Tuesday 26 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At MWC19 today, the GSMA announced that Kaan Terzioğlu, CEO of Turkcell, was selected as the winner of the GSMA’s ‘Outstanding Contribution to the Mobile Industry Award’ for 2019. This prestigious award recognises individuals, companies and organisations that have...

PanomorphEYE Development Kit Now Available for Pre-Order -Tuesday 26 February 2019  

panomorphEYE Development Kit for complete intelligent vision sensing now offered with Mobile World Congress promotional pricing   (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Immervision, the Montreal-based developer of patented, wide-angle optic and imaging technology, today announced special Mobile World...

Gemalto Launches One-Stop Services Platform to Digitalize Mobile Subscriber Enrollment -Monday 25 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Gemalto announces today its Trusted Digital Identity Services Platform, which orchestrates everything needed by mobile operators to digitalize customer enrollment, including the capture, verification and authentication of customer credentials and biometrics. Drawing on...

Trustonic and Huawei Disrupt Application Shielding Market with Partnership to Introduce First Multi-TEE Security... -Monday 25 February 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Mobile cyber security leader Trustonic announced today that it will expand support to include Huawei’s Trusted Execution Environment (TEE) on its mobile application security platform, Trustonic Application Protection (TAP). Until now, TAP has enabled app developers to build...

Global Hotel Alliance Announces 2018 Results -Sunday 24 February 2019

Following Minor Hotel Group and Pan Pacific Hotels Group becoming new shareholders at the end of last year, Global Hotel Alliance (“GHA”), the world’s largest alliance of independent hotel brands and operator of the award-winning, multi-brand loyalty programme, DISCOVERY, today revealed...

Gemalto First in the World to Make 5G SIM Available to Unleash the Potential of Next Generation Networks -Sunday 24 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, announces the industry-first 5G SIM in order to meet operator requirements for the new generation of network deployments which will emerge in 2019. Compliant with the latest ETSI 3GPP1 specifications and...

Lenovo Data Center Group Delivers Broad Edge Computing Portfolio, Expands Investments in IoT -Saturday 23 February 2019

Lenovo unveils its ThinkSystem SE350 edge server, the first of a family of edge servers to come from the firm Lenovo highlights new IoT solutions in video security and surveillance through its partnership with Pivot3 and Future-Ready Retail Store Infrastructure through its partnership with...

Devtech Launches Marketplace Enablement to Help ISVs Accelerate Go-to-Market -Saturday 23 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Devtech, a global leader in Cloud enablement, announces a launch of a subscription-based solution offering – Marketplace Enablement – with the aim to help ISVs accelerate their go-to-market and revenue growth through cloud marketplaces. “As the sale of software had...

GSMA: Low Power Mobile IoT Networks Now Available from All Leading IoT Operators Worldwide -Saturday 23 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced that Mobile IoT or Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) networks are now globally available in licensed spectrum in 49 markets1 around the world following 93 launches by 50 different mobile operators across both LTE-M and NB-IoT. Coverage is now expected to reach...

In Preparation for the 2019 Proxy Season, CGLytics Expands Global Coverage and Appoints New Head of Research -Saturday 23 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In recent years, increased shareholder activism and an overall heightened awareness of companies’ governance practices, has led to the need for greater transparency of exposure to governance and reputational risks. CGLytics, a leading corporate governance analytics...

Mundipharma EDO GmbH: US FDA grants Orphan Drug Designation for etoposide toniribate in relapsed/refractory biliary... -Friday 22 February 2019  

Biliary tract cancer or cholangiocarcinoma is rare, when patients fail first-line chemotherapy there are limited treatment options and in most cases the standard of care is palliative1,2 Etoposide toniribate is to be accelerated through a Phase III trial, with the aim of providing a...

Volkswagen Protects Virtual Key Sharing App with Trustonic Application Protection -Friday 22 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Volkswagen is working with mobile cyber security leader Trustonic to enable customers to use smartphones to access their vehicles, and to securely share their digital car keys to grant access to others via a smartphone app. Volkswagen is using the Trustonic Application...

Lenovo Delivers Strong Performance with Highest Quarterly Revenue in Four Years and Record Pre-Tax Income -Friday 22 February 2019

Highest quarterly revenue for four years (since Q3 FY14/15) – US$14 billion, up 8.5% year-on-year (YOY) and 6th consecutive quarter of YOY revenue growth All-time record high PTI of US$350 million - jumped 133% YOY Recorded net income of US$233 million for the fiscal quarter,...

KCI Launches ABTHERA™ Therapy in Japan -Friday 22 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- KCI, an Acelity Company, today announced the launch of ABTHERA™ Open Abdomen Negative Pressure Therapy in Japan, expanding access to the Company’s surgical portfolio in the country. ABTHERA™ Therapy is a temporary abdominal closure system that allows surgeons to take...

New GSMA Report Highlights Global Role of Intelligent Connectivity -Friday 22 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today issued a new report, ‘Intelligent Connectivity: How the Combination of 5G, AI, Big Data and IoT Is Set to Change Everything,’ highlighting how 5G networks, artificial intelligence (AI), smart platforms and the Internet of Things (IoT) is set to transform the...