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Vancouver Robotics Company One of Ten Recipients of Global Mobility Award
Crown Royal Goes Big With The Launch Of Limited-Edition Crown Royal Texas Mesquite
UNICEF Canada and dozens of Canadian celebrities shine spotlight on challenges facing youth in Canada
Life Flight Network Launches New App for Hospitals and Emergency Responders
Baltic Yachts: Pink Gin Sailing Yacht of the Year at World Superyacht Awards
Ford Honors Metalsa at 20th Annual World Excellence Awards
Starbucks now open for all
HMD Global gets $100 mn funding, to scale up operations
HP expands 3D printing footprint with key collaborations, new applications
Microsoft launches SharePoint spaces for building immersive experiences
Adobe acquires Magento for USD 1.68 billion
Intel reveals another security flaw in its chips
Facebook enlists Qualcomm for its gigabit Wi-Fi project
Google Assistant to alert human-sounding Duplex calls are recorded
TeenSafe app exposes thousands of Apple accounts
Microsoft acquires Semantic Machines to push AI
San Francisco, May 21 : While Google has been working on life-like version of its spoken Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology, Microsoft has jumped on the bandwagon by acquiring US-based AI developer "Semantic Machines" to develop the technology closer to how humans speak.
Seoul, May 21 : Samsung Electronics Co. said on Monday it is hosting a gathering of the 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) throughout this week to enable business representatives to exchange views on the commercialization of the fifth-generation (5G) network.
Seoul, May 21 : Samsung Electronics Co recently opened a research and development (R and D) centre for its foundry business, industry sources said on Monday, reflecting its drive to advance deeper into the segment.
San Francisco, May 21 : South Korean electronics giant Samsung has confirmed that its flagship Galaxy Note 9 would have a new version of company's Airtificial Intelligence (AI)-powered assistant "Bixby 2.0".
San Francisco, May 20 : Apple has paid USD 1.77 billion of total USD 15 billion to the Irish government as it begins to collect tax and interest into an escrow account set up to hold the sum.
North Carolina [United States], May 19 : Currently the rage in the gaming world, Fortnite is finally coming to Android this summer so you can cling to your smartphone more than before.
Washington [United States], May 19 : Microsoft is partnering Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) to bring together its HoloLens augmented reality device and quantum technology to build a new form of MRI which will be much more comprehensive and unified than traditional MRI systems.
NORCROSS, Ga: PruittHealth recently announced the 2018 winners of the Guiding Light Caregiver of the Year Award program at the company's annual Spring Conference.
BEIJING: Hisense, an official sponsor of the 2018 FIFA World CupTM, launched the new 80-inch L5 laser TV in Beijing on May 17. With highly affordable pricing, the new product is well within the reach of families with modest incomes. With the World Cup just around the corner, the revolution of the home theater in the Chinese living room has officially been launched.
SUN VALLEY, Idaho: When whole-body wellness is the order, Zenergy Health Club and Spa delivers across the spectrum. And just as an individual's health needs evolve throughout their lifetime, Zenergy continually evolves to stay ahead of today's health trends.
ERIE, Pa: Since Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced their engagement last year, no doubt a lot of planning has gone into their big day. According to the popular wedding planning site The Knot, couples spend an average of 15 hours per week planning their weddings. But how much time do you spend planning for life after the wedding?
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic: CellPoint Mobile, a leading provider of technology solutions for the worldwide airline and passenger transportation sectors, announced today that it will provide payment processing capabilities for AVA Airways.
SHANGHAI: JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: JKS) (the "Company," or "JinkoSolar"), a global leader in the solar photovoltaic industry, today announced that the 60P version of its P-type PV module peak power broke the world record again with power exceeding 370w and the N-type PV module peak power reaching 378.6w. Both records were certified by the TUV Rheinland (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
PUNE: Orchids The International School has come up with a career-focused curriculum, especially for grade 6th to 10th students. The Orchids Career Foundation Programme (OCFP) course mainly focuses on Math and Science which play a crucial role in most competitive examinations. The curriculum involves more of applications of the principles along with an explanation of the concepts.
SHANGHAI: On April 26, 2018, Asia's largest vending show, China International Self-service Products and Vending Systems (CVS) 2018 was launched in Shanghai. The exhibitions were co-organized by the China Self-service Vending Industry Association and UBM Sinoexpo Ltd.
LAS PALMAS, Spain: A moving social experience that invites us to reflect on the importance of childhood memories
CHANGCHUN, China: Changchun International Marathon 2018 will be held in Changchun, the capital of Jilin Province on May 27th. More than thirty thousand sports enthusiasts at home and abroad will run on the streets of the city, according to Changchun Municipal Government.
TORONTO: Spin Master Corp. (TSX:TOY; www.spinmaster.com), a leading children's entertainment company, announces today that Erector by Meccano, one of the oldest construction systems in the world, is relaunching as a sponsor of the 2018 Maker Faire in San Mateo.
STOCKHOLM: Belatchew Arkitekter has, on behalf of Swedish real estate developer Sveafastigheter Utveckling, designed Discus, a new landmark high rise in central Nacka; a booming part of the Stockholm metropolitan area in Sweden.
MUMBAI: Global Shipping and Logistics conglomerate Transworld Group announced its Digital transformation project, 'Innovation in Motion'.
BHUBANESHWAR, India: Art of Giving (AOG) - a philosophy of life to spread the peace and happiness among the people in the society, was founded on May 17, 2013 by Prof. Achyuta Samanta, an eminent educationist, social activist, social reformer and Founder of KIIT and KISS. Since then, this day is celebrated as International Day of Art of Giving every year.
NEW DELHI: Adobe announced the XD CC Starter plan, a free offering of the all-in-one UX/UI design platform. The XD CC Starter plan includes Adobe XD for Mac and Windows, mobile apps for iOS and Android, and services to empower users to design, prototype and share user experiences with colleagues.
VANCOUVER: Good Life Networks Inc. ("GLN", or the "Company") (TSX-V: GOOD, FSE: 4G5), a Vancouver-based programmatic advertising technology company is pleased to announce that it has entered into a binding letter of intent (the "LOI") to acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares (the "Purchased Shares") of Impression X, Inc ("Impression X"), a leading connected television ("CTV") advertising technology company. GLN will acquire the Purchased Shares for an aggregate purchase price of USUSD 6,000,000.
OTTAWA: The Canadian Paralympic Committee will be on the lookout for Canada's next great athletes with two Paralympian Search events heading to Victoria and Montreal on May 26 and June 9.
GATINEAU, QC: The Translation Bureau is solidifying its position as a centre of excellence for linguistic services and supports the Government of Canada in its commitment to promoting official languages.
WILTON, Conn: Cannondale, a premium brand of Dorel Industries, Inc. (TSX: DII.B, DII.A), is once again pushing the boundaries of XC for those with a singular focus on speed.
BENGALURU: The Health and Nutrition Program at Orchids The International School ensures a balanced diet and healthy lifestyle for students
BEIJING: Zhaopin Limited ("Zhaopin" or the "Company"), a leading career platform in China focused on matching talent with skills and opportunities through their career lifecycle, today released 2018 Research Report on the Living Status of White-collar Workers. The report found that the majority of white-collar workers in China were experiencing anxiety and loneliness.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia: The 24th edition of METALTECH, organised and newly acquired by UBM plc, Malaysia's largest event dedicated to metalworking and machine tools, alongside the leading Automation and Technology Exhibition, AUTOMEX, is set to break records with its largest ever exhibition this year, featuring over 35,000 sqm of floor space hosting 2,000 exhibiting companies covering everything from machine tools and sheetmetal technology to measurement technologies and much more.
SHENZHEN, China: The Music Industry Promotion Committee of China Audiovisual and Digital Publishing Association (hereinafter referred to as CMIPC) finally announced the list of the top 4 bands for China Night Concert -- "The Voice of China by Ling" in Midem 2018 after three months' contest in China. The event is organized by Glory Global Communications Co.,Ltd.
DENVER: Morris Animal Foundation-funded researchers from the University of Sydney have found a previously undiscovered hepadnavirus in an immunocompromised cat, and subsequently in banked feline blood samples. The research team published their results today in the prestigious journal Viruses.
REGINA: The Government of Canada and the Province of Saskatchewan, along with the City of Regina and Silver Sage Holdings Ltd., officially announced funding for the construction of a six-unit rental housing project, including support services, for hard-to-house families.
MIDDLEBURY, Vt: Vermont Coffee Company is the first U.S. coffee roaster to use 100pc renewable biogas to roast its coffee. Both thermal and electric energy are sourced from renewable methane.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn: MTS Systems Corporation (NASDAQ: MTSC), a leading global supplier of high-performance test systems and sensors, today announced the appointment of new Business Partners to support MTS Materials, Vehicles and Structures market segments in Malaysia and Singapore.
GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands: Our personal data continues to be the main source of revenue for companies like Facebook and Google, but consumers have yet to leverage their data for profit.
NORTH RANDALL, Ohio: A state-of-the-art self-storage facility is coming to the old OrangeOnions warehouse at 21930 Miles Road in North Randall thanks to U-Haul Company's recent acquisition.
READING, Pa: Service has been restored to more than 45,000 Metropolitan Edison Company (Met-Ed) customers who lost power following the damaging thunderstorms that hit the region late Monday.
DENVER: After growing by more than 400 percent in ten years, Burns and McDonnell is expanding its presence in Denver for the fifth time. The 100-percent employee-owned global engineering, architecture, construction, environmental and consulting firm recently completed an office expansion to accommodate plans to double its local workforce within the next five years.
TORONTO, May 18: The President of the union representing Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO) workers says it's outrageous Progressive Conservative leader Doug Ford is promising to expand beer and wine sales to corner and grocery stores.
WESTLAKE, Ohio, May 18: Sibling Revelry is excited to announce the release of its fan-favorite Coffee Red ale in 6-pack cans. The beer will see distribution throughout Ohio and will retail for USD 11.99 per six-pack.
NEW YORK, May 18: Sotheby's Flagship Auctions of Impressionist and Modern and Contemporary Art Achieve USD 858.6 Million - Up 35pc over May 2017 -
MONTREAL, May 18: Transat A.T. Inc. is pleased to acknowledge the induction of its President and Chief Executive Officer, Jean-Marc Eustache, into the Canadian Travel Hall of Fame, as announced at the TravelPulse Canada Reader's Choice Awards ceremony last night in Toronto.
OTTAWA, May 18: It's a milestone year for the 2018 Mastercard Memorial Cup, and The Royal Canadian Legion is once again a strong supporter of the event being held from May 18-27 in Regina.
PLEASANT GROVE, Utah, May 18: doTERRA, the world's leading global essential oils company, was recently honored with a Best of State medal and the prestigious Best of State Statue at the annual Utah Best of State Awards Gala.
CANNES, France, May 18: Genesis introduced its all-electric, high-performance Essentia Concept at the CR Fashion Book Cannes Party held during the week of the 71st Cannes Film Festival. This marked the first public appearance of Essentia since its world premiere at the New York International Auto Show in March.
HALIFAX, May 18: Precision BioLogic will present data at the World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) 2018 World Congress in Glasgow, Scotland, May 20-24.
GATINEAU, QC, May 18: Investing in disaster mitigation and adaptation infrastructure projects to strengthen communities against the effects of climate change is critical to protecting the lives and livelihoods of Canadians, promoting economic growth, and strengthening the middle class.
OTTAWA, May 18: The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today that it is launching an investigation into whether or not certain sucker rods from China are being sold at unfair prices in Canada. It will also investigate whether or not subsidies are being applied to certain sucker rods from China.
San Francisco, May 19 : A group of iOS developers has called on Apple to commit to allowing free trials for all apps in the App Stores by July, while adding that it would eventually demand "reasonable revenue cut".
San Francisco, May 19 : Google is reportedly working on a standalone Augmented Reality (AR) headset, code named "Google A65," according to documents obtained by German news site WinFuture.
DENVER, May 18: Vertafore, the leader in modern insurance technology, today announced the expansion of its compliance network on Sircon: over 7,000 agencies and 565,000 producers are now using the solution for connected compliance.
SHEBROOKE, QC, May 18: The governments of Canada and Quebec recognize that investing in public transit infrastructure is crucial to economic growth, reducing air pollution, and creating inclusive communities where everyone has access to public services and job opportunities.
OTTAWA, May 18: When we ignite a passion for science in young minds, we encourage their imaginations to take over. The results can be remarkable: new inventions, incredible concepts and novel innovations that put today's youth on a path to become the entrepreneurs, engineers, doctors, architects and researchers of tomorrow.
VILNIUS, Lithuania, May 18: To mark the first anniversary of the release of Guns of Boom, Game Insight has today announced that Guns of Boom's debut esports season will kick off on June 9. Guns of Boom's inaugural season is being presented in collaboration with ESL, the world's largest esports company, and will award USD 200,000 in prize money.
CHILLICOTHE, Ohio, May 18: Petland Charities is pleased to announce its support for Canine Companions for Independence in the North Central Region.
BEIJING, May 18: Hisense, an official sponsor of the 2018 FIFA World CupTM, launched the new 80-inch L5 laser TV in Beijing on May 17. With highly affordable pricing, the new product is well within the reach of families with modest incomes. With the World Cup just around the corner, the revolution of the home theater in the Chinese living room has officially been launched.
TOCKHOLM, May 18: Globally ~40pc of type 2 diabetes (T2D) patients develop diabetic kidney disease (DKD), and diabetes is the leading cause of end stage renal disease, requiring dialysis or a kidney transplant.
LONDON, May 18: Ten years ago, Netflix introduced a brand-new business model known as streaming. The idea began with a modest 1,000 titles, but the site now boasts over 100 million users in more than 190 countries, consuming a massive 37 percent of all internet traffic at peak hours.
Beijing, May 18 : Chinese tech company Smartisan has claimed that its newly-launched "R1" flagship smartphone comes with 1TB storage and is capable of running a computer.
Los Angeles, May 18 : SpaceX and The Boring Company CEO Elon Musk has for the first time revealed his concept for a personalised mass transit system or "Loop" that will carry 16 people and travel at 240 km per hour for a fare of just USD 1.
Washington, May 18 : Fox News has a new CEO, Suzanne Scott, marking the first time a woman has run the cable news network.
Washington, May 17 : In a bid to prevent its platform from being abused during elections, Facebook on Thursday announced a partnership with Washington-based Atlantic Council's Digital Forensic Research Lab that will independently monitor disinformation and other vulnerabilities in elections globally, including in India.
San Francisco, May 17 : Telecommunications giant Verizon has selected Amazon Wed Services (AWS) as its preferred public cloud provider, migrating over 1,000 business-critical applications and database back-end systems to AWS, it was announced on Thursday.
London [United Kingdom], May 17 : After months of leaks and teasers, OnePlus 6 was officially announced at an event in London on Wednesday.
Moscow [Russia], May 17 : If you want an iPhone but want to go greener than Apple is, then you may want to take a look at this customized version of the iPhone X which comes with a solar charger at the back.
New Delhi, May 17 : Defying the competition from Chinese players, Samsung has become the leader in the Indian flagship smartphone market, garnering 49.2 per cent share in the first quarter of 2018, the German research firm GfK revealed on Thursday.
San Francisco, May 17 : Keeping up with the promise made at its I/O Developer Conference last week, Google has now officially rolled out its "Google News" for iOS, the media reported.
London, May 17 : Just a few days ahead of the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming into effect, a Guardian investigation has found that Facebook lets advertisers to target users it thinks are interested in sensitive subjects such as homosexuality, Islam or liberalism.
TWINSBURG, Ohio: The 2018 Twins Days Festival will be held August 4th and 5th. This annual international event is recorded as the "Largest Annual Gathering of Twins in the World" by the Guinness Book of World Records.
TELFORD, Pa: Consumers increasingly demand food that threads a needle. Farm to table balanced with clean labels and long shelf life. Robust flavors; minimally processed in convenient packaging that's environmentally friendly. Leveraging advanced technology without the image of "factory farming".
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