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Tempo Optimizes Its Smart Calendar For iOS8 With New Contextual Widget, Interactive Notifications, and Nine New Languages
Tempo Optimizes Its Smart Calendar For iOS8 With New Contextual Widget, Interactive Notifications, and Nine New Languages
12/22/2014 4:24:47 PM
Today, Tempo AI , creator of the breakthrough personal productivity calendar app for iOS, Tempo Smart Calendar , is announcing a new version of its iPhone and iPad app that takes full advantage of iOS8’s new functionality. The new Tempo widget helps Tempo users work smarter and save more time from the new iOS Today view, presenting the days’ upcoming events, allowing …
ChyronHego Technology Gives Life to Tinker Bell and Other Visual Effects in NBC’s Peter Pan Live
12/22/2014 12:24:30 PM
ChyronHego’s Lyric™ PRO advanced graphics creation software and Virtual Placement system played starring roles in NBC’s “Peter Pan Live!,” which aired to an estimated television viewing audience of more than 9 million on Dec. 4.  Using Lyric PRO running on ChyronHego’s Mosaic™ graphics platform, technicians created the animated character of Tinker Bell and manipulated her …
Elemental Fuels Global Ambitions with $14.5M in Telstra-led Financing
12/22/2014 11:47:10 AM
Elemental Technologies, the leading supplier of software-defined video solutions for multiscreen content delivery , today announced that it has secured $14.5 million in series D financing led by Telstra, Australia’s largest telecommunications and information services company . Telstra is joined in the round by Sky, Europe’s largest entertainment company , and existing …
APEC Tech Startups Win Global Innovator Awards
APEC Tech Startups Win Global Innovator Awards
12/19/2014 12:16:52 PM
High-tech startup companies, sponsored by the APEC Accelerator Network , scored wins at the prestigious Intel Global Challenge this past November in California, USA. The event, which challenges scientists and engineers to turn original technology ideas into businesses, awarded first place to Chinese Taipei-based startup ServTech. Using a cloud-based app store concept, …
CenturyLink recognized as a visionary in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting, Asia Pacific
12/19/2014 10:31:25 AM
CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) today announced it has been recognized by analyst firm Gartner, Inc. as a visionary in the Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting, Asia Pacific. Evaluation for the report was based on vendors’ completeness of vision, including market understanding, market strategy, sales strategy, business model, vertical/industry strategy, geographic …
Atos to acquire Xerox’s Information Technology Outsourcing business
12/19/2014 9:47:13 AM
Atos would acquire Xerox’s ITO business to nearly triple its size in the U.S., which would represent its largest operating geography; Atos would become one of Xerox’s primary IT services providers Cash consideration for the transaction is $1.05 billion prior to closing adjustments, with additional consideration of $50 million subject to the condition of certain …
Marine Research Initiative, dataMares, Analyzes Data on Ocean Life with Tableau
12/18/2014 11:17:38 AM
Tableau Software, a global leader in easy-to-use, rapid-fire business analytics software, today announced that the Scripps Institute of Oceanography’s dataMares initiative is using Tableau to analyze and monitor data on marine life in the Gulf of California. The dataMares initiative collects massive amounts of data on the Gulf’s marine populations with the goal of informing …
St. Anthony Regional Hospital Extends Electronic Medical Record with OnBase by Hyland in Two Weeks
12/18/2014 11:12:29 AM
St. Anthony’s Regional Hospital, one of 16 regional hospitals in Iowa, recently went live on an integrated OnBase and Meditech 6 solution in the Accounts Payable and Patient Financial Services departments. The integrated solution was rapidly deployed in less than two weeks. As a result, end-of-month financial processes were immediately shortened by more than two weeks by …
Windlab Selects the Vaisala Triton to Support African Wind Development
12/18/2014 9:55:02 AM
Vaisala, global leader in environmental and industrial measurement, has announced that wind energy developer, Windlab, is using the Vaisala Triton Sonic Wind Profiler, a ground based remote sensing system, to assist with ongoing and critical site selection work in Africa. With the continent registering a boom in renewable energy deployment in a number of countries, and South …
Sinch Announces Low-Cost Way For Developers to Add SMS Messaging in Minutes with a Few Simple Lines of Code
12/17/2014 2:15:29 PM
With the biggest holiday of the season right around the corner, millions of businesses are turning to mobile apps to reach customers and communicate with employees. To help with this effort, Sinch today announces the worldwide launch of its SMS API . Sinch is a communications platform that enables any developer to easily add social features into their apps and websites in …
ClickNotices and MRI Software Partner to Streamline Multifamily Property Management Processes
12/17/2014 2:11:02 PM
MRI Software is proud to announce a new partnership with ClickNotices , the leading Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider of court services to the multifamily property management industry. ClickNotices will join the prestigious Partner Connect program, and further enhance MRI’s flexible software offering. “ClickNotices is the first MRI partner to provide court filing …
"Team mbed" Returns for 2015 AT&T Developer Summit Hackathon at CES
12/17/2014 12:50:37 PM
What: ’Team mbed’ will be appearing at the 2015 AT&T Developer Summit Hackathon following its successful debut at the AT&T Hackathon at Super Mobility Week in September 2014. Team mbed is a group of Internet of Things (IoT) industry leaders that provide bleeding edge hardware and software leveraging the ARM® mbed™ IoT development platform . The team is comprised of …
Big Deal: T-Systems migrates ThyssenKrupp to the cloud
12/17/2014 10:54:49 AM
T-Systems wins one of the largest cloud orders in the Group’s history. The Telekom subsidiary will migrate around 80,000 computer workstations and 10,000 sever systems of ThyssenKrupp AG in 34 countries to the cloud. The contract has a volume in the three-digit million euro range and a term of seven years. "Our objective is to create an integrated IT landscape that makes …
Cisco Announces Expansion Plans in Colombia
Cisco Announces Expansion Plans in Colombia
12/17/2014 9:44:24 AM
Cisco announces today a major expansion in Colombia. In order to support the country’s growth through new technologies and encourage the implementation of the Internet of Everything as the foundation for the development of Smart+Connected Communities™, Cisco will expand its operations in Colombia through a US$6 million investment, which includes new state-of-the-art offices in …
US federal government lacks analytics talent to exploit big data
12/16/2014 10:13:26 AM
Despite collecting, storing and managing masses of data as they perform mission-critical activities, federal agencies fall short in turning the information into insight due to a critical workforce skills gap. That is a key finding from Government Workforce in Focus: Closing the Data and Analytics Skills Gap , a new report aimed at assessing the nature of the skills gap and …
New Expense Data From Concur Helps Finance Departments Brace For A Manic Monday
12/11/2014 5:40:11 PM
Concur ® the world’s leading provider of spend management solutions and services, today released a new analysis that shows the third Monday of December has consistently been the busiest expense (claims) day. The analysis identified December 16 as the busiest day for expense claims in 2013, based on data from the 23,000 companies and 27 million users in 150 countries using …
TomTom hires Peter Overmann, co-creator of WolframAlpha, as VP of Technology Strategy
12/11/2014 3:57:57 PM
TomTom (TOM2) today announced Peter Overmann will be joining the company as Vice President of Technology Strategy.  Peter is a well-known figure in the technology sector and he brings a wealth of expertise to the business.    In his new role Peter will provide strategic support to further strengthen TomTom’s technology innovation. Notably, Peter helped create the WolframAlpha …
Siemens management system cuts energy costs of electrostatic precipitators in steel mills
Siemens management system cuts energy costs of electrostatic precipitators in steel mills
12/11/2014 3:56:23 PM
With Precon, Siemens Metals Technologies is offering steel works operators an energy management system for electrostatic precipitators in dedusting plants. The system includes components for data recording and processing, operator control and monitoring devices, and special software for controlling the precipitators. This enables the operation of the electrostatic …
Accenture and Backbase Form Alliance in Financial Services to Help Banks Improve Customer Engagement through Digital Channels
12/10/2014 10:22:22 AM
Under the alliance agreement, the companies will leverage Backbase’s wide range of customer experience management technology solutions and Accenture’s banking industry expertise and capabilities, including digital distribution and marketing strategy and core banking services. The companies will focus on providing banks with an end-to-end solution to support their digital …
Apple and IBM Deliver First Wave of IBM MobileFirst for iOS Apps
12/10/2014 9:22:44 AM
Apple® and IBM today deliver the first wave of IBM MobileFirst for iOS solutions in a new class of made-for-business apps and supporting cloud services that bring IBM’s big data and analytics capabilities to iPhone® and iPad® users in the enterprise. IBM MobileFirst for iOS solutions are now available to enterprise customers in banking, retail, insurance, financial services, …