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ROBO, The First Robotics & Automation ETF, Hits $1 Billion in Assets Under Management

17 Aug

The ROBO Global Robotics & Automation Index ETF (ROBO) recently surpassed $1 billion in assets under management (AUM), achieving that key benchmark less than four years after launching. (more…)

Panasonic Introduces New Senior Care Facility Communications Solution to Maximize Efficiency and Improve Patient Care

17 Aug

Panasonic System Communications Company of North America, Division of Panasonic Corporation of North America, has announced the Panasonic Senior Care Facility Communications Solution, a scalable, cost-effective, fully-integrated communications and alarm management system designed to optimize staff efficiency and increase response times at senior care facilities. (more…)

More Than Half the Hilton Portfolio to Be Digital Key Enabled by End of Year

16 Aug

Hilton announced Digital Key will now be available at 362,000 hotel rooms across 2,000 hotels worldwide with the introduction of the exclusive technology at the Hampton Inn & Suites Washington DC-Navy Yard. (more…)

Vyze Secures $13 Million in Additional Venture Capital Funding

16 Aug

Vyze, a leader in cloud-based financial technology solutions for retailers, has announced that it has closed $13.1 million in venture capital financing. (more…)

NTT Communications Expands Presence in India to Meet Growing Digital Demand

4 Aug

NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT Group (TOKYO:9432), has announced the launch of international data network services in India through its affiliate NTT Communications India Network Services (NTTCINS). (more…)

Motorola Solutions Strengthens Its Next-Generation 911 Software Portfolio with Acquisition of Airbus DS Communications

2 Aug

Motorola Solutions have announced that it has executed a definitive agreement with Airbus SE (stock exchange symbol: AIR) under which the company will acquire Plant Holdings, Inc., which holds the Airbus DS Communications business. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. (more…)

Canopy Accelerator Invests $1,000,000 in Cannabis Tech Startups in 2017

31 Jul

Canopy, a venture fund and business accelerator for companies developing ancillary products and services for the legal cannabis industry, is pleased to announce the launch of its Fall 2017 class in Boulder, Colorado. (more…)

Foxconn Takes the Lead in Moving LCD Production to North America and Spearheads the Integration of Region’s Consumer Electronics Chain, Says TrendForce

28 Jul

Foxconn on July 26 announced the initiation of its “Flying Eagle Project” in North America and a US$10 billion investment to build a Gen-10.5 LCD panel fab in Wisconsin. According to WitsView, a division of TrendForce, this proposed plant will be mainly producing panels of 8K resolution. Display technologies behind 8K resolution are well developed and have existed for a while. (more…)

Workiva Modernizes Financial Reporting for California Pension Fund

26 Jul

Workiva, a leading provider of solutions for enterprise productivity, announces that the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) uses Wdesk to save time, streamline processes and improve data quality when creating its Comprehensive Annual Financial Report (CAFR). (more…)

Finstar to Invest USD150 Million in Fintech

26 Jul

Finstar Financial Group will invest USD150 million into new financial technology startups over the next five years, Oleg Boyko, the Chairman of Finstar, has confirmed. (more…)