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Verizon Wireless Named Tops In Overall Network Performance In Chicago In Report By RootMetrics'
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

CHICAGO, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ RootMetrics, an independent mobile analytics firm, today released its seventh Chicago RootScore Report and Verizon Wireless received the highest award for overall network performance in Chicago. In addition to receiving the top award for overall network performance, Verizon Wireless also scored highest in the categories of: Reliability, Speed, Data and Call. (more...)


New York Times Magazine Rolls out More Changes
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

Ms. Adler's hire comes as the magazine gears up for a major redesign in early 2015. In addition to recently naming Emily Bazelon and Maureen Dowd as staff writers, editor Jake Silverstein has made other notable changes. This weekend's issue debuts a new regular opening essay entitled First that will illuminate various aspects of contemporary life. This inaugural First column by Mark Leibovich offers a revealing interview with former Governor Mitt Romney. (more...)


Panasonic Launches The Business Rugged Toughbook For Busy Mobile Executives
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

Panasonic today announced the business rugged notebook for busy mobile executives. The Panasonic Toughbook CF-LX3 is a large, 14' screen notebook with a 14 hour** battery life, beautifully packaged in the world's lightest design (1.26kg) available on the market* and still maintains all Toughbook's renowned ruggedness. (more...)


EaseUS Todo Backup Provides More Security with Local Backup Solutions
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

EaseUS Todo Backup (www.easeus.com) is designed for backing up and protecting important data; EaseUS Todo Backup can realize local backup, and off-site backup. After the leak of celebrity sensitive information, enterprises have re-considered their backup solutions - cloud backup or local backup? The leak of explicit celebrity photos has implied online storage is at risk, and besides the concerns, the society and person need to pay more attention to data security protection. Thinking of the security, backing up to local media with EaseUS Todo Backup would be a better strategy. (more...)


Viztek Licenses Zero Footprint Patent Portfolio From Heart Imaging Technologies
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

Heart Imaging Technologies LLC (HeartIT) today announced that Viztek LLC (Viztek), a leading provider of complete digital software and hardware imaging solutions, has licensed HeartIT's zero footprint patent portfolio. The licensed patents cover the use of zero footprint technologies to provide access to diagnostic-quality medical images in a standard Internet web browser. (more...)


Los Altos First Fridays' Scavenger Hunt Goes Mobile With Skrownge App
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

SAN RAMON, Calif., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Skrownge, a location-based mobile gaming company, today announced a pilot program in Los Altos, Calif. The Skrownge mobile app will replace paper-based scavenger hunts held during Los Altos First Fridays events beginning October 3, 2014. Consumers can sign up at www.skrownge.com to start exploring and uncovering valuable prizes tailored to their personal interests. (more...)


Q1Media Serves More Than 1 Billion Video Ads in August Driven by Publisher Demand
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Q1Media served more than 1 billion video ads in August in driven by growing demand for its platform from advertisers and online publishers. The Austin-based ad technology company saw a 320 percent year-over-year growth rate in video ads displayed, cementing it among the top 10 U.S. online video ad properties ranked by comScore Video Metrix. (more...)


SANS Institute and the National Health Information Sharing & Analysis Center Partner to Advance Healthcare Cyber Security
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

BETHESDA, Md., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ With an ever-evolving threat landscape threatening to wreak havoc on the healthcare industry, SANS Institute and the National Health Information Sharing & Analysis Center (NH-ISAC) today announced a partnership to help healthcare organizations overcome today's complex cyber security issues through greater awareness and information sharing. The partnership combines SANS' world-class cyber security training and expertise with NH-ISAC's growing healthcare information sharing network. (more...)


Light Reading's 'Optimizing & Monetizing WiFi' Breakfast Session Draws Nearly 200 Attendees
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Light Reading (www.lightreading.com), the market-leading online community for the global communications sector, today announced the successful wrap-up of the 'Optimizing & Monetizing WiFi' (http://www.lightreading.com/optimizingwifi2014) breakfast event that was co-located with SCTE's Cable-Tec Expo 2014 on September 23 in Denver. Targeted to cable professionals, the event brought together nearly 200 attendees. (more...)


DJI and Associates Inc. Chooses Upland's Tenrox for Professional Services Automation
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Upland Software, Inc., a leader in cloud-based Enterprise Work Management applications, today announced that DJI and Associates Inc., an engineering and design services company for the natural gas, electric, manufacturing and petroleum industries, has selected Upland's Tenrox application for its ability to streamline business processes to improve the efficiency of overall operations. The application's seamless integration with DJI's existing systems will increase real-time visibility on project status and employee reporting for accurate and timely invoicing. (more...)


Global Pay TV Video Encoders Market
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ This research service examines the global Pay TV video encoders market, highlighting drivers and restraints, unit shipment and revenue forecasts, market shares, geographic differences, pricing trends, and technology trends. The service also includes a discussion of the competitive landscape, including profiles of market leaders, challengers, and emerging participants. The Pay TV video encoders market is divided into three segments: cable, IPTV, and satellite. Each segment details unit shipment and revenue forecasts by region (North America and Latin America; Europe, Middle East, and Africa; and Asia-Pacific), including market shares and growth potential. The base year is 2013, with forecasts through 2020. (more...)


Andrea Bocelli Releases Simultaneous Recordings This Fall
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ On October 21, Andrea Bocelli simultaneously releases two new packages representing the varied and impressive musical gifts of one of the world's most celebrated tenors. (more...)


'The Good Lie' Filmmakers and The U.S. Fund for UNICEF Collaboration Set to Raise Awareness and Funds for Humanitarian Crisis
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ The producers of the upcoming feature drama 'The Good Lie' have teamed up with organizations including the U.S. Fund for UNICEF to help South Sudanese children in crisis and Lost Boys and Girls' communities. This partnership represents a new wave in film and cause collaborations. UNICEF has played an integral role in the survival, protection and development of Sudan and South Sudan's children since 1965. The Good Lie Fund, the philanthropic initiative of 'The Good Lie' film, will help to drive donations to support UNICEF's emergency relief programs in the region. (more...)


Spike Launches Its First Ever TV Everywhere App On September 30
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

NEW YORK, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Spike TV launches its first ever app on September 30 where viewers can access their favorite Spike content, highlighted by a first look at the season premiere of the hit series, 'Bar Rescue.' Fans are able to download the new Spike app for free for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, available only on theApp Store. (more...)


Georgetown University Celebrates Completion Of LG Digital Broadcast Studio
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

WASHINGTON, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Georgetown University has officially dedicated the 'Georgetown University LG Digital Broadcast Studio' that will provide students and faculty with some of the most advanced digital technology available in an educational setting. The digital studio is made possible, in large part, through a landmark educational partnership with LG Electronics USA. (more...)


Keep Your Music And The Party Going With SOL REPUBLIC x Motorola's DECK ULTRA Bluetooth Speaker
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept.30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Sharing a commitment to enhance music experiences, SOL REPUBLIC and Motorola announce the DECK ULTRA wireless Bluetooth speaker. Thunderously loud and feature-packed, this portable speaker brings every party to life. DECK ULTRA doubled-down by taking all the amazing features of its predecessor, DECK, and made them even better with 2x the loudness, 2x the battery life and another 100 feet of wireless range. The 450-foot wireless range lets anyone within a football-field radius share their music, while an impressive 22-hour battery life keeps the party going all night, with enough juice left over to get you through cleanup the next day. Your cell will need a recharge before DECK ULTRA ever does. Accompanying these enhancements is fan-favorite feature Heist Mode, which allows five friends to sync to DECK ULTRA at the same time so they can take turns being the DJ. (more...)


Eric Groff Brought on as Director of National Sales at NYNE
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

OXNARD, Calif., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ NYNE, an innovator of lifestyle inspired audio products, announces the addition of Eric Groff to the NYNE team as director of national sales. Reporting to Rob Voorhies, vice president of sales and marketing at NYNE, Groff will head up consumer sales efforts in the U.S. for NYNE. He brings decades of experience in diversified selling environments and a proven track record in turning company strategy into bottom line performance. (more...)


Equipment & Other Assets From Legendary Audio Post-Production Company's Studios Available In October Webcast Auction
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

BURBANK, Calif., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ By order of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Tiger Group's Remarketing Services Division and GA Global Partners will conduct a public webcast auction at 10:30 a.m. (PT) on Oct. 7 and 8 to sell all of the sound mixing, mobile editing, recording, computer networking, projection and other equipment, as well as office furniture and furnishings from the Todd-Soundelux bankruptcy. More than 3,000 lots of equipment and other assets from the company's Lantana, Burbank, Seward and Hollywood facilities will be available at this two-day online event. (more...)


Förvaltningsrätten bifaller sökandes överprövning av Stockholms stads upphandling
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

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Columbus Brings Virtual Desktop Solution Options to the Caribbean, Central America and Latin America
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS - Columbus International Inc., a diversified telecommunications provider in the Caribbean, Central America and Latin American region, today announced that it continues to strengthen and broaden its business partnership as a Citrix Service Provider. Columbus provides Desktop as a Service (DaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions to businesses across the region. These solutions allow secure and ubiquitous access to applications with a consistent experience regardless of location or device, enabling our clients to better take advantage of new trends such as 'Bring Your Own Device' and teleworking. (more...)


The Administrative Court upholds application for review procedure of the City of Stockholm's procurement
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

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IGC Announces the Release of Brava! Enterprise 7.2 for IBM Content Navigator
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

SCOTTSDALE, AZ - Informative Graphics Corporation (IGC®), a leader in viewing, collaboration and redaction technology, has announced the release of Brava!® Enterprise 7.2 for IBM Content Navigator. Brava integrates seamlessly into IBM Content Navigator, which provides access to IBM's enterprise content management systems such as IBM FileNet P8, Content Manager 8, Case Manager, Maximo and TRIRIGA. (more...)


IGC Launches Redact-It Enterprise for OpenText Content Server
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

SCOTTSDALE, AZ - Informative Graphics Corporation (IGC®), an OpenText Global Technology Partner and a leader in viewing, collaboration and redaction technology, has announced the launch of Redact-It® Enterprise for OpenText Content Server. (more...)


SnapBox Launches Peel & Stick Fabric Posters: Quick Application and Removal Makes Personalizing Any Space With Photos Easy
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

ANAHEIM, CA - SnapBox (www.snapboxprints.com) today launched Peel & Stick Fabric Posters that enable consumers to print their favorite photos on an adhesive medium, that sticks directly to flat surfaces. Each Peel & Stick Fabric Poster is made from a proprietary linen substrate that clings to and easily releases from surfaces, making decorating any space quick, simple, and affordable. SnapBox Peel & Stick Fabric Posters come in 22 different sizes, ranging from $0.75 for a 4x4 to $22.99 for a 20x30 poster. (more...)


Oracle's PeopleSoft HCM Enhancements Deliver a Simple and Modern User Experience
by BWW News Desk - September 30, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -  ORACLE OPENWORLD, SAN FRANCISCO  Oracle (NYSE: ORCL)  (more...)