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Velodyne Lidar Supports Next Generation of AV Developers in Formula Student Competitions SAN JOSE, Calif. -Thursday 5 December 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- During the 2019 Formula Student, Europe’s most established educational engineering competition, Velodyne Lidar, Inc. contributed sensors to 20 university teams across Europe. The students used Velodyne lidar technology in powering the autonomous vehicles (AV) they built...

Global Research Shows AI to Shape Technology Landscape of 2020s, But Unintended Consequences Pose Big Risks -Thursday 5 December 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The evolving relationship between artificial intelligence, automation and humans is expected to create promising opportunities in the tech workforce while simultaneously presenting sobering concerns for the general public, according to new ISACA research sizing up the tech...

Italy Breaks Ground For Its Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai -Wednesday 4 December 2019  

Italy, among the first countries participating in the Universal Exposition to start building its own pavilion, has broken ground at Expo 2020 Dubai. Themed ‘Beauty connects people’, it will showcase its finest minds, talent and expertise and feature Innovation Hub, an innovatively designed...

CORRECTING and REPLACING PHOTO Zynga Celebrates Bugatti’s 110th Anniversary with Special CSR Racing... -Wednesday 4 December 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Please replace the photo with the accompanying corrected photo. The release reads: ZYNGA CELEBRATES BUGATTI’S 110TH ANNIVERSARY WITH SPECIAL CSR RACING 2 EVENT SERIES Players Can Race and Collect Exclusive Bugatti-Engineered Hyper Sports Cars in...

Amazon Customers Shop at Record Levels Again This Holiday Season – Cyber Monday 2019 Becomes the Single Biggest... -Wednesday 4 December 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- (NASDAQ:AMZN) – Amazon today announced that Cyber Monday was once again the single biggest shopping day in the company’s history, based on the number of items ordered worldwide. Customers all around the world shopped at record levels across a wide selection, with hundreds...

Everbridge Selected to Power Countrywide Disaster Alert Platform in Peru for 37 Million Residents and Annual Visitors -Wednesday 4 December 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Everbridge, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBG), the global leader in critical event management, today announced it has been selected by Peru’s Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MTC) to power the nation’s Sistema de Mensajería de Alerta Temprana de Emergencia (Sismate),...

P&G 2019 Citizenship Report Highlights Commitment to Community Impact, Gender Equality, Diversity & Inclusion... -Wednesday 4 December 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) today released its 2019 Citizenship Report, detailing progress in its Citizenship focus areas of Community Impact, Diversity & Inclusion, Gender Equality and Environmental Sustainability built on the foundation of Ethics and Corporate...

Investor Tej Kohli Expands ‘Venture Philanthropy’ Into 3d-printed Bionic Arms -Saturday 30 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Investor Tej Kohli is to fund the purchase of ten bionic arms for children with limb differences in the UK. The Tej Kohli Foundation hopes that its commitment to fund arms for ten children over the next 5 months as part of its ‘Future Bionics’ program will highlight how...

Saudi Fund for Development in Collaboration on Social Infrastructure Projects in Djibouti -Saturday 30 November 2019  

The Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) recently signed an agreement for a grant package worth over USD $9 million to fund the design and construction of a water distribution network, a judicial courthouse and infrastructure projects in Dijbouti, marking the latest in a series of the SFD’s...

SES and Luxembourg Government Renew Orbital Concession, Establish New Fund for Space Sector -Friday 29 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES and the Luxembourg Government announced today that they have reached an agreement to renew SES’s concession to operate satellites flying under Luxembourg jurisdiction for 20 years, effective from January 2022 when the current concession expires, with an annual fee of EUR...

Thales, European Leader in Quantum Physics and Artificial Intelligence, Opens InnovDays 2019 -Friday 29 November 2019  

Exclusive presentation of 70 high-tech innovations Tour of Europe's top physics research unit Immersive experience in the cockpit of the future At the InnovDays 2019 event on 27, 28 and 29 November 2019 at the Grande Arche in the La Défense district of Paris, Thales will present...

IDEMIA to Provide eSIM Service to KDDI -Friday 29 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, will provide its Smart Connect Subscription Management and Hub for eSIM-enabled laptops and PCs for Enterprise customers. IDEMIA’s Smart Connect Platform will be used by KDDI for its eSIM management technology to provide...

Panasonic's Continuous Sustainable Seafood Efforts in Its Corporate Cafeterias Win "Japan Sustainable Seafood... -Friday 29 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On November 7, 2019, Panasonic's efforts to transform consumer behavior and contribute to the achievement of SDGs (*1) by promoting sustainable seafood in its corporate cafeterias won the Initiative Award Champion at the inaugural "Japan Sustainable Seafood Award" during the...

PhocusWright Conference Honors Magicstay.Com With Launch People's Choice Award -Friday 29 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On Thursday, November 21, MagicStay won the Launch People's Choice Award at the Phocuswright Conference in Fort Lauderdale, Florida - the world's leading event showcasing the latest technological trends in tourism. This prestigious award, a veritable acknowledgement of the...

Thales Takes an Active Role in OPENQKD, the European Research Project That Will Set up Quantum Communication... -Friday 29 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Thales has been an active participant in quantum technology research for several years already. For instance, Thales research centers are working on subjects ranging from quantum sensors and quantum measurement instruments, to quantum communication as well as various building...

EHL Awarded for Revamp of Its Flagship Bachelor -Friday 29 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- EHL has been awarded the World Hospitality Awards (WHA) prize for “Innovation in Education”, in recognition of its revamped Bachelor of Science in International Hospitality Management which leverages the full power of the multi-campus education group. First...

LG’s UltraGear Monitors Give Gamers the Competitive Edge -Thursday 28 November 2019  

LG Electronics (LG) has responded to the growing popularity of gaming in the Middle East with the release of its UltraGear monitors, designed to bring a new level of realism and excitement to the gaming experience. LG’s new UltraGear monitor (model: 24GL600F-B) is designed for the gamer to...

Nikon unveils its Latest Mirrorless Camera, Z50 in Egypt -Thursday 28 November 2019  

Global leader in imaging technology, Nikon Middle East FZE recently unveiled their latest mirrorless camera in their Z series - the Z50 in Egypt. Designed keeping the needs of new-age video and content creators in mind, the Z50 is Nikon’s smallest interchangeable lens DX-format camera ever....

Acronis #CyberFit Summit brings much-needed Cyber Protection to the U.A.E. -Thursday 28 November 2019  

In a bid to drive cyber protection innovation, discuss modern-day data management challenges and map out strategies to combat the increasing threat of cyber-attacks, global cyber protection experts, Acronis, hosted service providers and corporations from the region to a stakeholders’ summit in...

GN CORPORATION: Vision Restored with Corneal Cell Transplant Using a Nano Sheet Technique; Japanese Firm Granted Patent... -Wednesday 27 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A novel cell transplantation method to treat corneal endothelial diseases such as bullous keratopathy using a nano-composite gel sheet developed by Japanese scientists was granted Indian patent to GN Corporation (GNC), Japan. This method was earlier granted a Japanese patent,...