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HCL Technologies COVID-19 Status Update NOIDA, India -Wednesday 1 April 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HCL Technologies Ltd (HCL) has been monitoring the Covid-19 outbreak since late January and had invoked its Business Continuity Plan and Risk Management Framework quite early to minimize the impact on its employees and clients. The situation arising out of this outbreak and its...

GSMA Report Highlights That Mobile Money Accounts Now Exceed One Billion Worldwide -Wednesday 1 April 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today unveiled the annual ‘State of the Industry Report on Mobile Money’, offering a view of the mobile money landscape and highlighting the impact that greater financial inclusion has on lives, economies and innovation, especially in emerging markets. This...

Bringing the Immersive Entertainment Experience into Your Home with LG OLED TVS -Wednesday 1 April 2020  

Home entertainment in most households centers around the television, and with staying indoors being the norm of the times, it comes as no surprise that television viewership has recently increased significantly. Designed to deliver stunning picture quality and immersive sound, alongside...

The Impact of Covid-19 on TV Content Consumption in KSA -Wednesday 1 April 2020  

In this second installment of our series on the unprecedented Covid-19 situation and its impact on TV Advertising, we take a closer look at data findings focused on VOD and TV Content Consumption behaviors in KSA.   Arabian Media Services International (AMSI) is a part of Choueiri Group...

Western Union Expands Its Digital Services -Wednesday 1 April 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Western Union (NYSE: WU), a leader in cross-border and cross-currency money movement, today announced the expansion of its digital money transfer services, the fastest-growing part of its business in 2019, to over 75 countries, and payout into a global network of four billion...

i2c Appoints Banking Executive Tracy Seng to Lead Client Success -Tuesday 31 March 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- i2c Inc., a leading provider of payment and open banking technology, today announced the appointment of banking veteran Tracy Seng as EVP, Head of Global Client Success at i2c, responsible for leading account management, program management and advisory services to help clients...

Rewired Targets Growth-Stage AI Ventures -Tuesday 31 March 2020    

Rewired is seeking to make new investments of $5m to $30m in growth-stage artificial intelligence and robotics ventures. The deep-tech fund invests in applied science and technologies and says it is vital that investment continues despite ongoing global events. Rewired received $100m of...

Northern Data: Corona / COVID-19 Pandemic Leading to Massive Uptick in Demand for Computing Capacity -Tuesday 31 March 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Northern Data AG (XETRA: NB2, ISIN: DE000A0SMU87), one of the world's largest providers of high-performance computing (HPC) solutions, today reports that the Corona Virus / COVID-19 -Pandemic is resulting in a massive increase in computing capacity demand. In order to meet the...

Diligent Offers Seamless Video Conferencing Access Across All Board Management Platforms to Ensure Secure, Virtual Board... -Tuesday 31 March 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Diligent announced today a new, more secure approach to video conferencing across its board management applications – including Diligent Boards for enterprise, BoardEffect for nonprofits, and Community by Diligent for schools and local government – as board meetings and...

KoolSpan Protects Mobile Calls, Texts, Data from Increased Threats While Working from Home for Government, Corporate... -Tuesday 31 March 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, governments and businesses globally are shifting employees to work from home or other remote locations. These organizations face unprecedented challenges and IT systems are under strain from demands placed by remote employees. Home...

C3.ai, Microsoft, and Leading Universities Launch C3.ai Digital Transformation Institute   -Monday 30 March 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- C3.ai, Microsoft Corporation, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), the University of California, Berkeley, Princeton University, the University of Chicago, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Carnegie Mellon University, and the National Center for...

TruDoc 24x7 DHA licensed doctors provide convenient and round-the-clock teleconsultations to help ease panic surrounding... -Monday 30 March 2020  

TruDoc Healthcare has risen to the occasion in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak and has been providing patients with appropriate medical management and advice quickly and conveniently given the present medical situation. It is already experiencing an upsurge in audio and video consultations...

realme Lanches Its All New, realme 6 and 6i -Monday 30 March 2020  

realme, the fastest growing smartphone brand in the world, unveils the latest in the UAE with realme 6 and realme 6i. realme is known for its vibrant and fun smartphones designed especially for the younger audience upon the trifecta of strong performance, trendy design, and affordable pricing....

Working from Home just got Easier, Healthier, And More Productive with BenQ’s Smart Office Solutions -Monday 30 March 2020  

BenQ, a world leader in display solutions and DLP projectors, supports healthy working environments both at home and in office, with Android-based smart projectors with built in video conferencing apps and eye care monitors with Brightness Intelligence Plus Technology. Businesses are in dire...

ABB: COVID-19 Update   -Monday 30 March 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABB is constantly monitoring the pandemic situation around COVID-19 (novel coronavirus). The health and safety of its employees, customers and partners remains the company’s number one priority and we are working hard to assess and mitigate any risks. Guidance issued on...

Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation Donate to Seven More Countries in Asia to Fight COVID-19 -Sunday 29 March 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Jack Ma Foundation and the Alibaba Foundation today announced donations of essential medical supplies to seven more countries, namely Azerbaijan, Bhutan, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Vietnam. Collectively, these seven countries will receive a total of...

XPRIZE Responds to COVID-19 by Uniting a Global Alliance of Innovators to Find Unconventional Solutions to Pandemic... -Sunday 29 March 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- XPRIZE, the world’s leader in designing and operating incentive competitions to solve humanity’s grand challenges, reveals the XPRIZE Pandemic Alliance, a global coalition that combines the power of collaboration, competition, shared innovation and radical thinking to...

Moody’s Provides $1 Million in Funding for COVID-19 Relief -Sunday 29 March 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE: MCO) today announced that it will fund a $1 million program of charitable donations and other support to help address the immediate and long-term impact of COVID-19. Moody’s will extend support to its existing philanthropic partners to help small...

Mary Kay Manufactures, Donates Hand Sanitizer to Combat COVID-19 Pandemic -Sunday 29 March 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mary Kay Inc. announced the company will dedicate part of its global supply chain and manufacturing capabilities to producing much-needed hand sanitizer. The first products off the line will be for donation to those on the front lines addressing the COVID-19...

DeltaTrak Announces New Non-Contact Forehead Infrared Thermometer to Aid in Coronavirus Prevention -Sunday 29 March 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DeltaTrak®, a leading innovator of cold chain management and temperature monitoring solutions, announces the immediate availability of the new Model 15004 Non-Contact Forehead Infrared Thermometer that serves as a valuable solution in the fight against the Coronavirus. One of...