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Subaru Is the Latest Automaker to Receive Permit for Self-Driving Car Tests in California

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By Anmol Sachdeva, The Tech Portal

Adding to the lengthy list of technology and automotive companies, Subaru has now been granted permit to conduct its self-driving vehicle tests on public roads in the state of California. (more…)

Mek to showcase new 18-Camera Simultaneous Top/Bottom AOI and New GTAz Range for the Perfect Combination of 3D and 2D Inspection at Apex 2017

10 Feb tech image

At the forthcoming IPC Apex Expo in San Diego on booth #1211, Mek (Marantz Electronics), will showcase its newest and most advanced optical head available on the company’s PowerSpector and SpectorBOX range of AOI machines including a combined Top/Bottom version.  (more…)

Global POCT Market to Expand Rapidly at a CAGR of 9.7% From 2015 to 2020, According to TrendForce

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The aging of the world’s population has led to steady annual increases in the number of patients suffering chronic diseases. With demand for long-term care of chronic diseases on the rise, the point-of-care testing (POCT) market has also experienced a boom. (more…)

Linkfluence Has Signed a Strategic Technology Partnership with US Company Spredfast, a Global Leader in Social Engagement

9 Feb spredfest-1-HR

Linkfluence, leader of the Social Data Intelligence is accelerating the development of its international partnership programme with an open platform strategy and has announced a cooperation with US player Spredfast, a world leader in the social engagement market. (more…)

HCL Technologies is the Fastest Growing IT Services Brand

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HCL Technologies, a leading global IT services provider, has emerged as the fastest growing global IT services brand in the world, moving upwards by 122 ranks over the last year, in the 2017 Brand Finance Global 500 report released on February 1st, 2017. HCL’s brand value has surged by 38% over the last year. HCL now ranks at number 378th with a brand value of $4,463 million and AA+ brand rating. (more…)

Uber Hires NASA Aircraft Engineer to Work upon ‘Elevate’ Flying Vehicles

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By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

Uber’s leanings towards flying cars are no secret. The company is one among a number of corporations with interest in transport that are attempting to take passengers to the skies. Towards the same, the company has hired NASA engineer Mark Moore as the Director of Engineering at Uber Elevate. Moore, who is something of a pioneer in the field of vertical take off and landing (VTOL) crafts, will now be leading Uber’s efforts in the direction. (more…)

NTT Communications Launches Strategic Partnerships with Virtustream and Dell EMC (Japan) to Expand Cloud Market in Japan

8 Feb tech image

NTT Communications, the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT Group, has announced the launch of a strategic partnership with Virtustream, a US-based cloud company and Dell Technologies business; and Dell EMC (Japan), also a Dell Technologies business to develop and deliver multi-tenant cloud platforms for mission-critical applications, including large-scale SAP systems in Japan. (more…)

Fallout from Oculus-ZeniMax Lawsuit Could Yet Haunt the VR Industry

7 Feb oculus-ceo-brendan-iribe

By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

Everyone hates lawsuits. They are nasty things that steal your peace of mind and leave you embroiled in the company of lawyers and circling the courts. They are even worse when you lose and need to pay out $500 million as a result. That is what happened with Oculus when a federal jury ordered it to pay half a billion dollars to ZeniMax. However, experts believe that despite the gargantuan sum, the specter of the case could continue haunting the VR industry for some time to come. (more…)

Over 6.3 Million VR Headsets Were Shipped in 2016: SuperData

7 Feb google-daydream-vr-990x495

By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

Research firm Super Data has come up with some estimates for the VR market in 2016. According to the data, as many as 6.3 million virtual reality headsets were shipped last year, suggesting that the industry is maturing and is witnessing a decent amount of sales despite being rather new. (more…)

Two New Innovative Offerings from Kramer VIA Wireless Collaboration Solutions to Showcase at ISE 2017

6 Feb VIAware_VIA-Go_PR_1300X513px

Kramer Electronics, Ltd. will be showcasing at ISE 2017 two new offerings from theKramer VIA family of wireless presentation & collaboration solutions: VIA GO, an advanced wireless plug-and-present solution and VIAware, a software-only solution for wireless collaboration. The company will display its full range of products and solutions in Booth 1-F20 next to the Europa entrance. (more…)