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Mary Kay Inc. Named Among Most Reputable Global Employers in Reputation Institute’s 2019 Workplace Study DALLAS -Tuesday 30 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mary Kay Inc. is proud to be recognized in the 2019 Global Workplace 100 Study by Reputation Institute (Ri) as one of the world’s most reputable employers. Mary Kay is ranked number 42 among the top 100 global companies on the list. This press release features multimedia....

Aspect Software Announces New Infinity Program for Aspect® Unified IP® -Tuesday 30 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today Aspect Software announced Aspect Unified IP Infinity, a multi-year program designed to help customers protect their investment, reduce infrastructure burden, and ensure ongoing security and compliance for Aspect Unified IP deployments. “The big news here is that...

NEC Acquires Norwegian Bioinformatics Company, OncoImmunity AS -Monday 29 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NEC Corporation (NEC; TOKYO: 6701) today announced the acquisition of OncoImmunity AS, a Norway-based bioinformatics company that develops proprietary machine learning software to support the fight against cancer. OncoImmunity AS will now become a subsidiary of NEC and...

3M and SGA Settle Patent Dispute Relating to Paint Spray Technology -Monday 29 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- 3M Company and Saint-Gobain Abrasives Inc. and their respective affiliates have settled a long-standing patent dispute in Europe that related to paint spraying technology and included infringement actions brought by 3M under several European patents against Saint-Gobain...

Philanthropist Tej Kohli Pledges $2 Million Gift to Champion Biotech Solutions for Eliminating Corneal Blindness... -Monday 29 July 2019    

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Tej Kohli, a London-based billionaire who made his fortune during the dotcom boom selling e-commerce payments software, has pledged $2 million to Massachusetts Eye and Ear in Boston to fund innovation in research to cure corneal blindness, including the development of...

GTarcade’s Hunger Heroes Gaming Marathon Is Here -Sunday 28 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- YOOZOO Games is limbering up for an epic gaming marathon next month, as gamers all over the world get ready to turn their on-screen efforts into meals; all in support of the WFP’s fight against hunger in some of the world’s most vulnerable regions. Gaming fans will get...

MPEG LA Issues Statement Regarding CRISPR Patent Licensing -Friday 26 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In light of questions asked of MPEG LA regarding recent events that include the announcement by The Broad Institute and MilliporeSigma to offer their own CRISPR License (press release), the commencement of a new patent interference proceeding by the US Patent Office set in...

Moody’s Acquires RiskFirst, Expanding Buy-Side Analytics Capabilities -Friday 26 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) announced today that it has acquired RiskFirst, a leading FinTech company providing risk analytic solutions for the asset management and pension fund communities. The acquisition positions Moody’s Analytics to extend its range of...

Cuda Oil and Gas Inc. Announces Agreements to Sell all of its Quebec Assets for a Total Transaction Value of $10.59... -Thursday 25 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cuda Oil and Gas Inc. (“Cuda” or the “Company”) (TSXV: CUDA) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a series of binding Asset Purchase Agreements (the “APAs”) to sell all of its oil and gas assets and related liabilities located in the Province of Quebec...

LG Chem to Seek Innovative Technology Ideas Worldwide through 2nd Global Innovation Contest -Thursday 25 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- LG Chem (KRX: 051910) announced on 25th that it will host the 2nd Global Innovation Contest (GIC) for leading universities and research institutions worldwide. Being the first of its kind in Korean chemical industry, Global Innovation Contest invites organizations around...

Thales and Tata Communications join forces to address businesses’ data security concerns around IoT -Thursday 25 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Thales, a global leader in digital security, and Tata Communications, a leading global digital infrastructure provider, are working together to develop a secure global IoT connectivity solution. Tata Communications MOVE™ mobility and IoT platform and Thales’s T-Sure...

AHF Praises World Bank for $300M to Fight Ebola in DRC -Thursday 25 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) today praised leaders at the World Bank for quickly committing $300 million in aid to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) for its efforts to contain and eliminate an outbreak of Ebola in that country that has claimed nearly 1,700 lives. As...

Moody’s Acquires Majority Stake in Four Twenty Seven, Inc., a Leader in Climate Data and Risk Analysis -Thursday 25 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) announced today that it has acquired a majority stake in Four Twenty Seven, Inc., a leading provider of data, intelligence, and analysis related to physical climate risks. The acquisition solidifies Moody’s commitment to promoting transparent...

Changing the Game: Visa Sets Sights on a “Cashless Japan” With One Year to Go to the Olympic Games Tokyo... -Thursday 25 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With one year to go until the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, Visa (NYSE: V), the Worldwide Payment Technology Partner of the Olympic Games, is preparing innovative payment experiences for athletes, visitors and citizens in support of the government’s “Cashless Japan”...

Hytera Introduces New Multi-mode Advanced Radio to Promote Smart Private Networks -Thursday 25 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Following the multi-mode advanced radio PTC760 series launched in 2017, which integrate mission critical voice and broadband data and provide an innovative attempt for the broadband business of industry customers, Hytera recently launched a new multi-mode advanced radio PTC680,...

ABB: Q2 2019 results. -Thursday 25 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Continued growth despite market headwinds; transformation progressing Total orders +1%1, order backlog +7% Revenues +2%, book-to-bill2 1.03x Operational EBITA margin2 11.5%, impacted 60 basis points by GEIS dilution and additional 90 basis points by stranded...

Panasonic’s Real-time Tracking and Projection Mapping Compatible Projector Impresses Audience at Tokyo... -Wednesday 24 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On July 24, 2019, Panasonic Corporation, a worldwide Olympic and Paralympic partner, announced that its real-time tracking and projection mapping compatible projector was used for a highly innovative video performance during the “One Year to Go” Ceremony, which the Tokyo...

Defence Unlimited International Corp. is Hiring Veterans -Wednesday 24 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Defence Unlimited International is one of the fastest growing companies operating within the defence and security space. Defence Unlimited International has adopted a unique outsourced model which integrates multiple partners both individual and corporate, on its projects. This...

Velodyne Lidar Acquires Mapper.ai for ADAS Launch -Wednesday 24 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced it has acquired mapping and localization software as well as intellectual property assets from Mapper.ai. Mapper technology will enable Velodyne to accelerate development of Vella™, breakthrough software that establishes its directional...

Andersen Global Expands into Ghana -Wednesday 24 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ghana law firm, Sam Okudzeto & Associates, signed a collaboration agreement with Andersen Global, marking Andersen Global’s presence in 13 African countries and over 51 countries worldwide. Located in the capital of Accra, Sam Okudzeto & Associates is one of the largest...