IBC Addresses Technological Opportunities and Threats with the Launch Of C-Tech Forum

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IBC has announced the launch of the C-Tech Forum, a series of exclusive invitation-only micro events for C-level executives within media and broadcasting, held over two days. Continue reading 

Amazon to acquire organic supermaket chain Whole Foods for a whopping $13.7 billion

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By Anmol Sachdeva, The Tech Portal

In a sudden turn of events, Amazon is bulking up on its offline presence with the acquisition of widely popular organic supermarket chain — Whole Foods Market Inc. The American e-commerce giant has agreed to shell out $42 per share to buy out Whole Foods in an all-cash transaction. The transaction is expected to close in the second half of 2017. Continue reading 

Atari is working on a brand new gaming console, confirms CEO

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By Mudit Mohilay, The Tech Portal

Atari is the stuff of legends. There was a time when the game maker was the chief supplier of goodies to the Santa Clause. The company produced games after games and consoles after console and everyone wanted to have one. Well, unfortunately, the company went bust after years and years in the business and filed for bankruptcy. Its coming back though. Continue reading 

Samsung Honors ProAV Partner Excellence at Annual Smart Signage Awards Celebration

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-Samsung Electronics America, Inc. recognized ProAV industry excellence at its annual Smart Signage Awards celebration at InfoComm 2017 in Orlando, an annual event for the professional audiovisual and information communication industries. Samsung honored nine partners for achievements in display sales and implementation over the last year. Continue reading 

TrendForce Anticipates 18:9 Displays to Help Drive Shipments in Stalling Smartphone Market

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The global smartphone market is seeing slowing growth in the first half of 2017. Searching for ways to stimulate consumer demand, smartphone brands have put considerable efforts in improving displays of their devices. Continue reading 

Apple ropes in two leading Sony executives to lead its push into original content creation

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By Anmol Sachdeva, The Tech Portal

Should Netflix and Amazon beware of the onslaught of Apple’s original programming, expected to drop in the coming months? The Cupertino giant has been bulking up on its video production efforts over the last year or so. It has, however, hit the jackpot as today Apple announced that it has managed to onboard two of Sony Pictures’ top TV executives — Jamie Erlicht and Zack Van Amburg to create the upcoming original content at the company. Continue reading 

SERMO Announces Massive Global Expansion, Now Available in More Than 150 Countries

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SERMO – the largest global social network for physicians that is revolutionizing medical crowdsourcing – has furthered its goal of uniting doctors worldwide by expanding to more than 150 countries. In recent years, SERMO has fundamentally changed the way physicians share their expertise, evaluate prescription drugs, communicate with peers, and solve tough patient cases. Today’s expansion will make this vital information available to physicians across all seven continents. Continue reading 

Fresh leaks suggest Vivo may beat Apple in on-screen fingerprint sensor integration

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By Anmol Sachdeva, The Tech Portal

Over the past few weeks, we’ve heard chatter that all major smartphone makers are currently trying to embed a fingerprint sensor underneath the display. Continue reading 

FSP Launches ION MATE Grid-tied and Off-Grid with energy storage hybrid Systems to Achieve Self-Consumption at Intersolar Europe 2017

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Intersolar Europe 2017, a global exhibition dedicated to the solar industry, took place from May 31st to June 2nd in Munich Germany. FSP, an energy system manufacturer, will participate in the exhibition again, launching all kinds of PV and energy storage products. Continue reading 

Microsoft’s new Modern Keyboard comes with a seamless fingerprint sensor integration

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By Anmol Sachdeva, The Tech Portal

Falling in line with speculations, Microsoft has today quietly unveiled a new Modern Keyboard, which looks exactly similar to the recently launched Surface keyboard. It brings along the same sturdy aluminium top cover and the basic key layout to this keyboard. Continue reading