Tag: Internet

Heinz to Speak at WEEC on Energy Modeling, Performance Contracting

STATE COLLEGE, PA., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Steve Heinz, founder and CEO of EnergyCAP, Inc., has been invited to speak at the World Energy Engineering Conference (WEEC) in Washington, DC, later this month. Heinz will be discussing the baseline modeling of building energy use and the challenges posed by extreme weather, especially when dealing with assessments for performance contracting. “In many energy performance contracts, contractor payments and performance guarantees are based on ongoing savings measurement and verification [M&V] reports,” said Heinz. “When the M&V process uses a comparison of post-project energy consumption with pre-project baseline consumption, adjustment for

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I.D. Systems Secures New Orders from Leading Global Intermodal Shipping Company for VeriWise® Intermodal Container Systems

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Asset Intelligence subsidiary of I.D. Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDSY), a leading provider of enterprise asset management technology and solutions for the Industrial Internet of Things, has secured a new order from a global intermodal shipping company for 3,500 VeriWise® Container tracking systems to be deployed on its fleet of newly purchased containers.  The order follows a previous order placed in Q1 2016 from the customer for an initial 1,500 VeriWise Container tracking systems.  The customer, an industry leader in intermodal container shipping, chose Asset Intelligence to provide an advanced tracking solution for

InterDigital Joins Avanci IoT Licensing Platform

WILMINGTON, Del., Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — InterDigital, Inc. (NASDAQ:IDCC), a mobile technology research and development company, today announced that it has joined Avanci, the industry’s first marketplace for the licensing of cellular standards-essential technology for the Internet of Things (IoT). The licensing platform brings together some of InterDigital’s peers in standards-essential technology leadership, and makes 2G, 3G and 4G standards-essential patents available to IoT players in specific product segments with one flat-rate license. “Avanci is a significant step forward in providing access to standards-essential patents for this new market, which is projected to see dramatic expansion in the

Rising Number of Business and Leisure Trips to Bolster Global Car Rental Market’s Growth until 2021

Brooklyn, NY,, Sept. 14, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The research study has made use of several analytical tools to identify and analyze the potential opportunities in the car rental market across the globe. The key growth drivers, challenges, geographical segmentation, and the competitive landscape of the market have been mentioned in the scope of the research study. The inputs given by industry experts in the report are anticipated to guide the market players and decision-makers in formulating effective financial as well as business strategies effectively in the coming years. Get Sample Copy of Report for more Professional and Technical insights

Family Room Entertainment Corp. to Sponsor Next Revolutionary Reefer Throwdown Event Early 1st Quarter of 2017

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Family Room Entertainment Corp. (OTC:FMYR), a film and media communications group which creates, delivers and preserves quality cross platform content globally, is pleased to announce, due to the overwhelming success of Family Room Entertainment’s opening annual Reefer Throwdown event, that the Company will be sponsoring regularly scheduled events; designed to bring festive entertainment to a full spectrum of enthusiasts, by sponsoring 420 friendly events in a wide range of popular genres.   Founded on the spirit of the outdoor pro-pot festivals made popular in the late sixties, Reefer Throwdown is calculated to bring

Mushroom Networks Introduces the VNF Design Studio, Enabling the Creation of Custom WANs On Demand

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mushroom Networks, innovators in Broadband-Bonding™ and Software-Defined Wide Area Networking (SD-WAN) platforms, today launched the VNF Design Studio, a platform that represents the next stage in the evolution of the SD-WAN market. The VNF (Virtual Network Function) Design Studio is the industry’s first solution that enables service providers and large enterprises to easily build their own virtual network functions, custom-made for their WAN via a curated library of modular, drag-and-drop components. By doing so, admins are able, for the first time ever, to fully optimize their WAN and the performance of their

Cincinnati Bell Inc. Announces Proposed Offering of $425 Million of Senior Notes Due 2024

CINCINNATI, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cincinnati Bell Inc. (NYSE:CBB) (the “Company”) today announced that it plans to offer $425 million aggregate principal amount of its senior notes due 2024 (the “Notes”), subject to market and other conditions.  The Notes will be guaranteed, jointly and severally, on a senior unsecured basis, by certain of the Company’s existing and future domestic subsidiaries. The Company intends to use the net proceeds from the offering of the Notes, together with cash on hand, to purchase any and all of the Company’s outstanding 8.375% Senior Notes due 2020 (the “2020 Notes”) that are

Globalstar Prepares for Release of the Next Generation Sat-Fi® Satellite Wi-Fi Hotspot

COVINGTON, La., Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Globalstar Inc. (NYSE:GSAT) announced today that alpha testing of its next generation duplex device, Sat-Fi2, has commenced in preparation to fully launch the highly anticipated mass consumer and enterprise product in early 2017. Building upon its predecessor, Sat-Fi2 allows customers to use their smartphones and tablets to stay connected when beyond cellular. With the newest model and second-generation satellites and ground infrastructure in place, businesses and recreationalists will experience affordable, seamless connectivity unprecedented within the MSS industry. The smaller, more portable Hughes-based form factor will enable a wide range of enterprise and

The Apache Software Foundation announces Apache® Syncope™ v2.0

Forest Hill, MD, Sept. 13, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Apache Software Foundation (ASF), the all-volunteer developers, stewards, and incubators of more than 350 Open Source projects and initiatives, announced today the availability of Apache® Syncope™ 2.0, the digital identity and access management system. Implemented in Java EE technology, Apache Syncope is a powerful and flexible system designed to keep enterprise identity data consistent and synchronized across repositories, data formats, and models. “Syncope 2.0.0 is a major milestone for the community,” said Francesco Chicchiriccò, Vice President of Apache Syncope, and one of the original creators of the project. “The numbers

TripAdvisor Applauds the United States Congress for Supporting the Consumer Review Fairness Act

NEEDHAM, Mass., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TripAdvisor®, a chief industry proponent for consumers’ rights, applauds the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives for seeking to protect travelers through their passage of the Consumer Review Fairness Act. If signed into law by the President after being reconciled with the version of the bill that was passed in the Senate, the legislation would protect consumers’ right to write online reviews about their travels on sites like TripAdvisor without facing the threat of retribution from businesses.   “TripAdvisor commends the work of Senator Thune and Congressmen Issa, Kennedy and Lance, and

Farmer Bros. Co. Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2016 Financial Results

FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Farmer Bros. Co. (NASDAQ:FARM) (the “Company”) today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended June 30, 2016. Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2016 Highlights: Net sales increased $1.6 million to $134.2 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2016, as compared to the prior year period; Gross profit increased 6.6% to $52.4 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2016, as compared to the prior year period; Net income was $84.2 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2016, primarily due to non-cash income tax benefit of $80.3 million from

Forecast International: Insatiable Demand for Data and Connectivity Drive Commercial Satellite Market

NEWTOWN, Conn., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Market intelligence firm Forecast International is projecting that more than 540 satellites will be produced worldwide over the next 10 years.  The company’s new study “The Market for Commercial Communications Satellites” reports that, from 2016-2025, the value of production of this market will total an estimated $60.7 billion (in FY16 dollars). The study covers some 68 individual satellite production programs. Sample products in this aerospace segment include the Airbus Defence and Space OneWeb, the Boeing-702, the Space Systems Loral 1300, and the Thales Alenia Space Iridium NEXT. “Demand for satellite services is

Vishay Intertechnology’s Energy Storage Capacitors Honored in Electronic Products China Magazine’s 2016 Top-10 Power Product Awards

MALVERN, Pa., Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE:VSH) today announced that its Vishay BCcomponents 220 EDLC ENYCAP™ series of electrical double-layer energy storage capacitors has been named by Electronic Products China magazine and 21IC as a winner in the 14th Annual Top-10 Power Product Awards. The storage capacitors were honored with the “Green Energy Award” in recognition of their extremely high energy density for energy harvesting, power backup, and UPS power source applications. This is the seventh consecutive year that a Vishay product has been chosen as an Awards winner. The Top-10 Power Product Awards have

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Everi to Debut Seven New Slot Games Based on Popular Entertainment Brands at G2E® 2016

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Highlighting a significant milestone in expanding its content portfolio to include new slot games that incorporate popular entertainment brands, Everi Holdings Inc. (NYSE:EVRI) (“Everi” or the “Company”), the casino gaming industry’s single source provider of gaming products and payments solutions, today announced that it will debut seven new games based on powerful licensed brands at the 16th annual Global Gaming Expo (G2E®). The new license-based games debuting at G2E 2016 are Penn & Teller™, Casablanca™, and Fruit Ninja™ along with four popular DreamWorks Classics™ brands – Underdog™, Richie Rich™, Casper the Friendly

Straits Financial Selects BitPay, WB21 to Bring Bitcoin Payments to Futures Trading

Chicago, IL, Sept. 12, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —                             CHICAGO, September 06, 2016 — Straits Financial LLC (“Straits”), announced today it will be the first U.S. based Futures Commission Merchant (“FCM”) to utilize the services of bitcoin payment processor BitPay Inc. (“BitPay”) and digital bank WB21 Ltd (“WB21”).  Straits’ initiatives with WB21 and Bitpay will allow its customers to convert bitcoin assets into one of several different currencies to fund their Straits investment and trading accounts.  Straits believes this is an important step in the further development of the use of digital assets in the derivative markets. The WB21 and

Haivision to Deliver High Performance Video Streaming Solutions to the Chinese and APAC Market through Alibaba Cloud's Platform

MONTREAL, Sept. 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Haivision, a market leader in enterprise video and streaming solutions, announces that the company has partnered with Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, to deliver video streaming and media management solutions to customers. Since debuting in August on Alibaba Cloud’s Global Marketplace and the AliLaunch program for technology partners, Haivision has been working closely with Alibaba Cloud to bring Haivision’s solutions onto the Alibaba Cloud platform and give customers the ability to make their video streaming workflows more efficient, flexible and scalable. “As we continue to expand our presence in

Haivision and Sales Cube Power First 4K 360-Degree VR Live Stream for Red Hot Chili Peppers' Concert

MONTREAL, Sept. 10, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Haivision, a market leader in enterprise video and streaming solutions, and Sales Cube, a specialist in professional and innovative video transmission systems for media and broadcast productions, today announced that they powered the first 4K 360-degree VR live stream for Deutsche Telekom’s Street Gigs Red Hot Chili Peppers’ concert. Filmed live on Tuesday this week in Berlin, the virtual reality online streaming experience was fueled by Haivision’s KB 4K HEVC/H.264 encoder – an essential part of the live video workflow – streaming the Nokia OZO Professional Virtual Reality camera feed to more than

Aspera Highlights Live Streaming Deployments of Award Winning FASPStream at IBC 2016

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands, Sept. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — IBC Hall 7 Stand #G20 — At IBC 2016, Aspera, an IBM company will demonstrate the innovative FASPStream software, selected by Betradar to power their Live Channel service to stream live sporting events from remote locations over commodity Internet, and INNOVATIVEi, a creative agency specializing in branding and communication, to stream live broadcast-quality video globally for the Ballet Royalty Gala and the Mecum Auto Auction. At 17:00 on Saturday 10 September at the IBM Aspera booth, Hall 7 #G20, Aspera CEO Michelle Munson will be joined by customers and partners to showcase

Cherokee Global Brands Reports Second Quarter Fiscal 2017 Financial Results

GAAP revenues of $8.5 million GAAP net income of $1.5 million, or $0.17 per diluted share Non-GAAP net income of $1.9 million, or $0.22 per diluted share Cherokee Global Brands returned approximately $735 thousand to stockholders in the second quarter through share repurchases SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., Sept. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cherokee Global Brands (NASDAQ:CHKE), a global brand marketing platform that manages a growing portfolio of fashion and lifestyle brands, today reported financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2017 ended July 30, 2016. “As we advance through fiscal 2017, we are pleased with our ability to further

DataWind Announces Cease Trade Order

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Sept. 08, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DataWind Inc. (TSX:DW) (“Datawind” or the ”Company”) Datawind announces that on September 7, 2016, the Ontario Securities Commission (“OSC”) issued a Failure-to-File Cease Trade Order (“FFCTO”) against the Company for failure to file its audited financial statements, management’s discussion and analysis, and related CEO and CFO certifications and its annual information form for the year ended March 31, 2016 (the “Annual Disclosure”) and its interim unaudited financial statements, interim management’s discussion and analysis, and related CEO and CFO certifications for the three month period ended June 30, 2016 (together with the Annual