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Heathrow and Travelex launch new appointment service for VAT Refunds LONDON -Thursday 29 June 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Travelex has partnered with Heathrow to launch VAT Refund by Appointment, a new service for customers reclaiming their tax when leaving the UK. Customers flying from Heathrow Terminal 5 can now book private refund appointments for a fast, efficient service at a time convenient...

Machine Learning Comes to Tour De France -Thursday 29 June 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Amaury Sport Organisation (A.S.O.), organisers of the Tour de France, and Dimension Data, the Official Technology Partner of the Tour de France, today announced the introduction of machine learning technologies at this year’s Tour de France to give cycling fans across the...

Mirka and Cafro Join Forces to Expand in the Field of Superabrasives -Wednesday 28 June 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The world leading abrasives and power tools manufacturer Mirka Ltd. announces the acquisition of 100 % of the shares of the Italian superabrasive wheels and tools manufacturer Cafro S.p.A. Mirka is part of the Finnish family owned KWH Group and offers a complete range of...

Leading UAE-based Cybersecurity Company Warns of Dangers of Petya Ransomware and Stresses the Importance of Network... -Wednesday 28 June 2017  

Two months after one of the worst ransomware attack in history was conducted via WannaCry, a newer, more dangerous version is out in the wild. Security researchers have called it Petya, and it’s even more devastating than WannaCry.Petya has some of the same characteristics of WannaCry,...

Rimini Street Recognized Again as a “Top Workplace” by Bay Area News Group -Wednesday 28 June 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc., a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading independent support provider for Oracle and SAP products, today announced that it has been named one of the 2017 Bay Area “Top Workplaces” by the Bay Area News Group, for...

SES and MDA Announce First Satellite Life Extension Agreement -Wednesday 28 June 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) and MDA, a global communications and information company, announced today an agreement for an initial satellite life extension mission using an on-orbit refuelling vehicle being built by SSL, a US based subsidiary of MDA and a leading...

New Olympus Ultra-Portable EPOCH® 6LT Flaw Detector Provides Comprehensive Flaw Detection Capabilities for Rope... -Tuesday 27 June 2017    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Optimized for single-handed operation, the EPOCH 6LT flaw detector combines a leading-edge ergonomic design with powerful ultrasonic functionality in an instrument built specifically for rope access and high portability applications. The design of the EPOCH 6LT flaw...

Takeda and Seattle Genetics Announce Positive Results from Phase 3 ECHELON-1 Clinical Trial Evaluating... -Tuesday 27 June 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502) and Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ: SGEN) today announced that the Phase 3 ECHELON-1 clinical trial met its primary endpoint of a statistically significant improvement in modified progression-free survival (PFS) versus the...

Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd. Completes Share Acquisition of FW Energie B.V. -Tuesday 27 June 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With reference to Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd. (SHI) announcement of 26th June, 2017 (attached), SHI completed the share acquisition of FW Energie B.V. culminating in the combination of SHI and Amec Foster Wheeler’s fluidized bed business to become Sumitomo SHI FW, a new...

SES Restores Capacity from AMC-9 Satellite -Tuesday 27 June 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced that it has been able to draw on its global satellite fleet of over 50 geostationary satellites to rapidly restore customers capacity following a significant anomaly affecting the AMC-9 satellite on Saturday 17 June 2017. SES...

SES Networks and Primacom to Deliver High Speed Broadband Connectivity to Vessels in Asia-Pacific -Monday 26 June 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today it has signed a multi-year agreement with leading Indonesian satellite communications provider Primacom (PT Primacom Interbuana). Primacom will use SES Networks’ Maritime+ service to deliver the highest levels of...

Survey Finds Majority of SAP Licensees Plan to Continue Running Their Proven ERP Release and Are Not Committed to Moving... -Saturday 24 June 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc., a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading independent support provider for Oracle and SAP products, today revealed the findings from a recent global survey of SAP licensees conducted by Rimini Street to better...

Confederate Fighter Creates Mayhem As Cool Motorcycle Punk, Mohawk, In Transformers: The Last Knight  -Friday 23 June 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Confederate Motorcycles, creator of the world’s most exotic road-going machines, has announced that its most advanced motorcycle yet, the P51 Combat Fighter, has been included in the production of Transformers: The Last Knight. The global luxury brand is excited to confirm...

AudioCodes Signs EMEA Distribution Agreement with Nuvias -Thursday 22 June 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AudioCodes, the Voice and Unified Communications Networking Solutions vendor, has signed a pan-EMEA distribution agreement with fast-growing, high-value distribution business Nuvias, following the recent launch of Nuvias’ Unified Communications (UC) Practice across...

XPRIZE Announces Teams Advancing in $15M Global Learning XPRIZE at EdTechXEurope -Thursday 22 June 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, XPRIZE, the world’s leader in designing and managing incentive competitions to solve humanity’s grand challenges, announced 11 semi-finalists advancing in the $15M Global Learning XPRIZE. Announced at this year’s EdTechXEurope, XPRIZE is challenging these...

New data reveal high rates of stroke history in asymptomatic atrial fibrillation patients -Wednesday 21 June 2017  

Findings from global observational study, GLORIA™-AF, reinforce the high need for screening programmes1 Data presented at EHRA-EUROPACE CARDIOSTIM 2017 and selected for Highlights Session (abstract 1669)1 (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim today announced findings from...

Blurry Box, the Unbreakable Software Protection Technology -Wednesday 21 June 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hundreds of participants from all corners of the globe have taken part in a hackers contest aimed at cracking a game protected with Blurry Box®, the pinnacle of encryption recently launched by Wibu-Systems. The outcome: No one could break the latest software protection...

Sterling and Wilson Scales New Heights; Gets Awarded the World’s Largest Solar PV Plant -Tuesday 20 June 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sterling and Wilson, one of the dominant global forces in the solar-PV space, has bagged Turnkey Engineering Procurement and Construction along with Operation & Maintenance contract for the world’s largest single location solar PV plant in Sweihan, Emirates of Abu Dhabi. The...

NTT Communications Launches World’s Largest SD-WAN Footprint Covering Over 190 Countries with Industry’s... -Tuesday 20 June 2017  

Key Enterprise Benefits: Unrivaled performance and connectivity options via NTT Com’s 1,000+ local ISP partners Global cloud-based SD-WAN Secure Web Gateway and application acceleration services Dynamic, optimized network utilization at every branch office Optimized and reliable...

IBC2017 Innovation Awards Shortlist Announced: eSports, OTT, IP-OB trucks, and Content Delivered on High Speed Trains... -Tuesday 20 June 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IBC announces today the shortlist for the IBC2017 Innovation Awards. Demonstrating a breadth of innovation in the electronic media, entertainment and technology industry, the international judging panel reviewed an array of compelling entries, settling on 11 finalists from...