CyberLink and VIVOTEK Announce Strategic Partnership Combining Facial Recognition and IP Surveillance Solutions

23 Jan

CyberLink Corp. (5203.TW), a pioneer of AI and facial recognition technologies, announced a strategic partnership with VIVOTEK (3454.TW), the global leading IP surveillance solution provider, adding CyberLink’s FaceMe® AI facial recognition engine to VIVOTEK’s IP surveillance solutions. The new collaboration will be showcased in VIVOTEK’s booth (#SAD37) at Intersec 2020 in Dubai, January 19-21, 2020. Continue reading 

Bitvo Named a Top Ten Cryptocurrency Trading Platform Globally By Hackernoon

22 Jan

Bitvo Global Inc. (“Bitvo”) is pleased to announce that it has ranked ninth on Hackernoon’s list of 50 top cryptocurrency trading platforms globally (https://hackernoon.com/list-of-50-top-cryptocurrency-exchanges-for-2020-ag1h44f9). Additionally, Bitvo is the highest-ranking Canadian platform on the list. Continue reading 

Knightscope To Be Featured in Crime Tech TV Series

22 Jan

Knightscope, Inc., a developer of advanced physical security technologies utilizing fully autonomous robots focused on enhancing U.S. security operations, announced that it has an entered into an agreement with Hoplite Entertainment that will feature the Company in a new 10 episode TV series focused on Crime Tech. Continue reading 

MEVION S250i Selected by Jinshazhou Hospital to Equip New Proton Therapy Center in Guangzhou, China

21 Jan

Mevion Medical Systems is pleased to announce it has signed an agreement for the sale of a MEVION S250i Proton Therapy System® with HYPERSCAN® Pencil Beam Scanning to Jinshazhou Hospital of Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine. This will be the first compact proton therapy system in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area. The signing ceremony was held on December 20, 2019, at Jinshazhou Hospital and joined by nearly one hundred Chinese and international radiation oncology experts and hospital executives. Continue reading 

Datadog Launches Partner Network in Australia and New Zealand

21 Jan

Datadog (NASDAQ:DDOG), the monitoring and analytics platform for developers, IT operations teams and business users in the cloud age, has announced the Datadog Partner Network, a new program expanding Datadog’s support for channel partners. Continue reading 

Year-end Release of New Game Consoles to Trigger 2H20 Demand Surge for Graphics DRAM and SSDs, Says TrendForce

21 Jan

As PS4 and Xbox One approach the end of their lifecycles, Sony and Microsoft recently revealed more details about the release schedules of PS5 and Xbox Series X, which will hit the market during the 2020 holiday season. According to the DRAMeXchange research division of TrendForce, the competition between next-gen video game consoles in 2H20 will incite a demand surge for Graphics DRAM and SSDs. Continue reading 

Monitor Panel Oversupply in 2020 Means Potential for Price Trend to Mirror 2019 TV Panels, Says TrendForce

20 Jan

The latest analysis from the WitsView research division of TrendForce shows potential for a small price hike in TV panels under (and including) 65 inches at the end of January, as demand rises and supply falls. In contrast, due to an increase in panel manufacturers’ shipment target and the continued capacity expansion in China, the supply of monitor panels in 2020 is projected to exceed demand by nearly 20%. In the short term, the price drop of monitor panels is unlikely to stop. Continue reading 

Mitsubishi Electric Sets Ambitious Greenhouse Gas Reduction Targets

20 Jan

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6503) has announced that it has set ambitious greenhouse gas reduction targets for 2030 and that these have been approved by the Science-Based Targets initiative1 (SBTi) as measures that will contribute towards “Maintaining global warming below 2°C relative to pre-industrial temperatures”, a key aim of the “Paris Agreement.” Mitsubishi Electric Group will continue its work of many years, contributing to the realization of a sustainable future by greenhouse gas reduction throughout its wide-range of business areas. Continue reading 

The Innovation Forum “Blockchain Technology in Support of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals” concludes at the United Nations

20 Jan

The Innovation Forum “Blockchain technology in support of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)” was held successfully on January 15, 2020 at the United Nations. The Forum was organized by the Blockchain Alliance International (BAI) in collaboration with Permanent Missions of UN Member States, UN agencies, as well as global information and technology companies. Continue reading 

New Green Battery Can Replace Kerosene Lamps in Remote Areas

20 Jan

A research team at the Swiss Federal Institute Lausanne (EPFL) has developed an environment-friendly battery, applicable in remote areas without power supply, as a substitute for expensive kerosene lamps. Continue reading