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Rafael Amaya and Gaby Espino Take Favorite Lead Actor Awards at Telemundo's Premios Tu Mundo (Your World Awards)
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

Telemundo's electrifying live broadcast of the third annual 'Premios Tu Mundo' (Your World Awards) from the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida, celebrated fans' vote for favorite actors, singers and TV moments through a selection process that combined the power of television, web, mobile and social media platforms. Music and Television stars attended the much anticipated event hosted by Gaby Espino and Aaron Diaz, which featured thrilling performances and appearances by renowned artists, including Juanes, Lucero, Gerardo Ortiz and David Bisbal among others. Top honors went to lead actors Rafael Amaya and Gaby Espino who received Favorite Lead Actorawards. On the music side, the Ortiz brothers walked out with an award each, with Gerardo Ortiz takingFavorite Norteño Artist and Kevin Ortiz taking Favorite Banda; while Favorite Pop Artist went to Enrique Iglesias, who also won Party-Starting Song for his summer hit 'Bailando.' 'Santa Diabla' was awardedNovela of the Year and Best Bad Luck Moment, among other acting nods. Fans all over the world voted from 26 competing categories, and the complete list of winners, along with exclusive content about this year's event, can be found at PremiosTuMundo.com. Fans can continue to follow the excitement via Twitter and Instagram @premiostumundo and Facebook.com/PremiosTuMundo, and join the conversation at #PremiosTuMundo. (more...)

American Repertory Theatre and OBERON's Fall Season to Include POOL (NO WATER), SHIDA, and RUBY WAX: SANE NEW WORLD
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

The American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.) has announced fall programming at OBERON, featuring limited engagements of exciting work by groundbreaking artists. The lineup for October and November includes POOL (NO WATER) by Mark Ravenhill, created by One Year Lease Theater Company and directed by Ianthe Demos; SHIDA, a new musical in development, written and performed by Broadway powerhouse Jeannette Bayardelle and directed by Andy Sandberg; and RUBY WAX: SANE NEW WORLD, written and performed by the incomparable comedienne and actor Ruby Wax. (more...)

YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN to Open 9/12 at Lakewood Theatre Company
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

IT'S ALIVE! From Mel Brooks and the creators of the record-breaking Broadway sensation The Producers comes the new monster musical comedy Young Frankenstein, opening September 12 at Lakewood Theatre Company. (more...)

Fran Drescher is the New Face of Finishing Touch
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

Actress, comedian, philanthropist, and star of 'The Nanny,' Fran Drescher has been named the celebrity spokeswoman and face of the Finishing Touch brands. Drescher's debut for the renowned hair removal brand hits televisions nationwide on August 18th, 2014 with the launch of the new Yes! by Finishing Touch commercial, 'Girl Talk.' (more...)

Global Market for Multi-Touch Technology to Reach $7.3 Billion in 2018; Market Shifting to Asia-Pacific Region
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com) reveals in its new report, MULTI-TOUCH SCREEN TECHNOLOGY, APPLICATIONS, AND GLOBAL MARKETS, the global market for multi-touch screen technology is expected to grow to $7.3 billion by 2018, with a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 16%. The Asia-Pacific region is the fastest growing segment in this market, surging at a tremendous 23.1% CAGR. (more...)

Marvin Kernelle Named New Chorus Master of Cape Town Opera
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2014

This week Cape Town Opera announced the appointment of Marvin Kernelle as the new Cape Town Opera Chorus Master. Kernelle succeeds Albert Horne, who is now Chordirektor & Dirigent at Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden, Germany. (more...)

Philips receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for TAVI Precision Treatment Planning Application
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

ANDOVER, Mass., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG AEX: PHIA) today announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to market its precision planning application for Transcatheter Aortic-Valve Implantation (TAVI) treatments. Through 3D imaging, the Philips TAVI application provides interventionalists with pre-procedural, high-precision positioning to treat aortic stenosis ailments. (more...)

New Data Integration ETL Software, INFATools, Improves Functionality, Quality and Speed
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

INFATools Mapping Generator software, by Datasource Consulting, provides more efficient and higher quality generation of staging mappings to the Enterprise Information Management and Data Warehousing industry while enabling Agile project delivery with an innovative solution that helps delivery data integration projects faster. (more...)

NIST Releases Draft Guidelines for Secure Shell Access Controls for Public Comment
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

HELSINKI and WALTHAM, Mass., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ A compromised Secure Shell key granting a high level of access can put a wide swath of information assets at risk. SSH Communications Security today announced that the computer security division of NIST has released Interagency Report (IR) 7966 providing vital guidance for managing Secure Shell access to sensitive data. Co-authored by SSH CEO Tatu Ylonen, the report offers guidelines that comply with the security controls mandated in NIST 800-53 and the President's Cyber Security Framework. For more information on the report, visit http://ssh.com/blog/nist. (more...)

Frost & Sullivan: 4-D Printing to Usher in Age of Low-Labor, Fast-Paced Product Manufacturing
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Four-dimensional (4-D) printing develops materials that alter their properties and behaviors based on external stimuli such as changes in temperature. This advanced technology is poised to have a disruptive effect in multiple industries. In the near future, 4-D printing will revolutionize the business landscape by printing objects ranging from human organs to parts used in the aerospace and automotive sectors. (more...)

Jacob's Pillow & MASS MoCA to Present New Work by Kyle Abraham, 10/18-19
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

A Jacob's Pillow Dance Award recipient, MacArthur “Genius” Fellow, and critically lauded choreographer who pairs diverse movement styles with issues of social and historical significance, Kyle Abraham brings his newest work to Mass MoCA October 18 and 19 in a co-presentation with Jacob's Pillow, made possible by the Irene Hunter Fund for Dance. The Watershed is an evening-length work in Abraham's signature blend of classical form, postmodern invention, and urban influences, performed by Abraham and his accomplished company, Abraham.In.Motion. Performances will be held at Mass MoCA's Hunter Center, in North Adams, Mass. (more...)

Def Jam 30th Anniversary Concert Tickets on Sale Today
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

Rick Ross, 2 Chainz, DMX, Fabolous, Foxy Brown, Jhené Aiko, Onyx, Method Man, Redman, Ashanti, Ja Rule, Warren G, EPMD, and Jeremih have all been confirmed to perform during the historic, one-night-only Def Jam Recordings 30th Anniversary Concert. The all-star event will take place at Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Thursday, October 16. (more...)

SANBlaze Releases VVOL Storage Emulation Solution at VMworld
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

LITTLETON, Mass., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ SANBlaze Technology, Inc., a pioneer in storage emulation solutions, announces the release of its VVOL storage emulator, which will be demonstrated at VMworld. (more...)

Casio Puts The Cool In Back-To-School With Colorful Math Technology
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

DOVER, N.J., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Summer is winding down, which means the school year is right around the corner! Casio America, Inc., a leader and pioneer in the education space, has developed and enhanced essential educational resources and technologies to spark student engagement in mathematics. With Casio's new line of color calculators, students and teachers can choose calculators that fit their education needs and reflect their personal style. (more...)

Josh Groban, Jason Derulo Among Stars Set for MDA SHOW OF STRENGTH TELETHON Line-Up
by TV News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

The entertainment industry has once again joined together to lend support to the MDA Show of Strength Telethon, benefiting the Muscular Dystrophy Association. (more...)

100 OBJECTS, 100 STORIES, 100 YEARS to Open 9/6 at Fruitlands Museum
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

A unique exhibition celebrating the centennial of Fruitlands Museum, 100 Objects, 100 Stories, 100 Years at Fruitlands Museum, will be on view in the Art Gallery and around the campus, September 6, 2014 through March 29, 2015. The exhibit will highlight not only the one hundred most popular objects in the museum's diverse collections, but also the important role that Fruitlands has played in the community during the last one hundred years. Each of the museum's five collections – the Land, the Shakers, the Transcendentalists, the Native Americans, and American Art – will be represented in this first-ever publically curated Fruitlands exhibit. (more...)

CloudRunner Announces New Relationship with Dell Software
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

The platform features an easy-to-use interface that allows virtual desktops to be provisioned instantly by end users in a self-service approach. The solution features a vast library of applications packaged and available for speedy deployment. In addition, CloudRunner's platform value, combined with Dell's SMB solutions, creates a powerful combination of solutions now available to Dell's MSP partner ecosystem. (more...)

Aruba Networks Leads Industry with First Microsoft Lync Qualified 802.11ac Wi-Fi Solution
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

The significant growth of #GenMobile employees using Lync-enabled smartphones, laptops and tablets has placed increased strain on enterprise Wi-Fi infrastructures, boosting demand for a Lync-qualified 802.11ac solution. With its patented ClientMatch technology, which intelligently steers mobile devices to the ideal AP, and AppRF technology, which prioritizes and improves the reliability of Lync traffic, Aruba's AP-200, AP-210, AP-220, and AP-275 Series of 802.11ac APs are ideal for enterprises seeking cost-effective, reliable and high-performance wireless solutions on which to run Lync unified communications. (more...)

MarketResearch.com: New SNS Research Report finds Wearable Device Shipments to account for $57 billion in Revenue by 2020
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

WASHINGTON, NEW YORK and LONDON, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ As a leading provider of market research, MarketResearch.com is pleased to announce the distribution of a new Signals and Systems Telecom Research report finding wearable device shipments to account for $57 billion in revenue by 2020. (more...)

Canadian Blood Artist Taken Into Custody and Evaluated for Vandalizing Exhibit at Whitney Museum
by BWW News Desk - Aug 21, 2014

A Canadian blood artist splattered paint on a wall of the Whitney Museum's Jeff Koons show yesterday. Istvan Kantor was taken into custody and then to a hospital for evaluation. (more...)

EyeVerify Closes $6MM Series A Funding Round With Addition of Wells Fargo Investment
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -  EyeVerify Inc., creator of Eyeprint ID™, the patented biometric technology that eliminates passwords on smart devices, today announced the completion of its Series A equity funding round of more than $6 million with participation by companies including Qihoo 360 (NYSE: QIHU), Sprint (NYSE: S) and Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC). The participation of Qihoo 360, Sprint and other mobile partners was unveiled in a Wall Street Journal article last month. (more...)

Radio Kerry Selects Mirror Image as Exclusive Provider of Live Audio Broadcast Streaming
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

Mirror Image's Audio Streaming Service enables Radio Kerry to broadcast high quality live audio streams at all the supported bitrates anywhere in the world using the HTTP protocol over Mirror Image's Dynamic Delivery Network. Listeners everywhere can connect to its MP3 streams with all the popular media players including Windows Media Player, iTunes and Winamp. Mirror Image also delivers the audio streaming for Radio Kerry's iPhone app available on the Apple App Store. (more...)

TiVo: 'I'd Like to Thank the Academy...'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

SAN JOSE, CA(Marketwired - Aug 14, 2014) - TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO), a leader in advanced television entertainment, today announced that the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) has awarded both TiVo and subsidiary Digitalsmiths an Emmy® Award for their role in shaping the next generation of home entertainment. TiVo was recognized for Television Enhancement Devices and Digitalsmiths for Personalized Recommendation Engines for Video Discovery for Multichannel Video Programming Distributors (MVPDs). The 2014 honors mark the fifth and sixth Emmy® Awards for TiVo Inc. (more...)

Pan Pan Theatre to Bring Beckett's EMBERS to BAM Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

Pan Pan Theatre Company will bring EMBERS by Samuel Beckett to BAM's Harvey Theater (651 Fulton St). Directed by Gavin Quinn with sculpture by Andrew Clancy, lighting design by Aedin Cosgrove and sound design by Jimmy Eadie, the show will run September 17-20 at 7:30 p.m. (more...)

Endeavour Partners' Consumer Behavior Study Points to Uncertain Future of Smart Wearable Devices
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

CAMBRIDGE, MA -  Today Endeavour Partners, a strategy consulting firm that enables companies to maximize the value of mobile and digital technology, revealed findings from its second consumer behavior study, which examines five major themes that will determine the success and Mass-market adoption or ultimate demise of the smart wearable market. The study follows the firm's inaugural January 2014 wearables report, which addressed critical behavioral factors linked to wearable device adoption and engagement.  (more...)

President Obama Announces Six New Kennedy Center Advisory Committee Members and Trustees
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

Patricia Welbourn Lorsch, Rusty Rueff, John D. Goldman, Amalia Perea Mahoney, Alyssa Mastromonaco, Reginald Van Lee (more...)

GammaTech R8300 Fully Rugged Notebook Ready for Military Duty
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

FREMONT, CA - GammaTech Computer Corp., a major international manufacturer and supplier of innovative notebook and tablet computers, is pleased to announce the transition to Mass production of its newest fully rugged notebook computer aimed at the military market, the 13.3' DURABOOK R8300. The R8300 is designed for operation in extremely harsh environments such as those encountered in combat or non-combat military operations. The unit, qualified to stringent MIL-STD 810G, MIL-STD 461F, ANSI/ISA 12.12.0.1 (formerly known as UL-1604 Class 1 Division 2) and IP65 specifications, fulfills the military's need for very rugged computing products, without compromising functionality and flexibility. (more...)

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT: Selections from the Frederick R Weisman Art Foundation Exhibition on View thru 11/30 at Pepperdine
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

Environmental Impact: Selections from the Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, an exhibition showcasing original art in various mediums inspired about our natural world, is on view at the Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art at Pepperdine University through November 30, 2014. (more...)

Dimension Data's Rich Schofield Appointed to CompTIA's Partner Advisory Council
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Dimension Data, the $6 billion global ICT services and solutions provider, today announced that Global Business Development Director Rich Schofield has been named to the Computing Technology Industry Association's (CompTIA's) Partner Advisory Council. A non-profit trade association, CompTIA is the voice of the world's information technology industry, dedicated to advancing the interests of IT professionals and channel organizations, while enabling them to be more successful through education, certifications, resources and networking opportunities with industry-leading experts. (more...)

Maria Park's COMPOSITION Exhibition to Open 9/11 at Margaret Thatcher Projects
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

Margaret Thatcher Projects is pleased to present Composition, the gallery's third solo exhibition of works by American artist Maria Park. The exhibition runs September 11 through October 18, 2014, with an opening reception slated for Thursday, September 11 from 6 to 8 p.m. (more...)

VeriFone Mobile Money and Airtel Africa Group Announce Master Agreement for the roll out of Merchant Enablement across Africa
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug. 20,2014 /PRNewswire/ VeriFone Mobile Money and Airtel Africa, part of the Bharti Airtel Group, today announced that they had reached an agreement to offer VeriFone Mobile Money's merchant enablement applications for mobile Tap n Pay across their 17 operating companies in Africa. VeriFone Mobile Money's Tap n Pay applications are a smart, secure and fast way for customers to pay, buy, bank, bill and remit money with their mobile phone at the point of sale. (more...)

Linux Foundation Welcomes Newest Members From Semiconductor and Storage Industry
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

CHICAGO, IL - (LinuxCon and CloudOpen) - The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the growth of Linux and collaborative development, today announced that Adapteva, GitHub, SanDisk, Seagate and Western Digital are joining the organization. These companies join the more than 200 existing members in supporting Linux and fostering collaboration on a truly Massive scale. (more...)

Send Word Now Earns Spot On The Inc. 5000 List For Seventh Consecutive Year
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

NEW YORK, Aug.20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Send Word Now, the leading notification service provider of more than 1,800 public and private sector organizations globally, announced today that it has been ranked in Inc. Magazine's list of 5000 fastest growing private companies in the U.S. This is the seventh consecutive year that Send Word Now has been included in Inc. Magazine's prestigious list. (more...)

Granite Raises $200,000 for ALS as Part of Ice Bucket Challenge
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

Granite CEO Rob Hale, Jr., last week challenged his employees to participate and in turn, pledged $100 to ALS for each staff member that accepted the challenge. Employees stepped up to the plate, participating in a Mass dunking at the company's headquarters on August 18. (more...)

BOKS and ACE To Offer BOKS Trainers National Certificate For Getting Kids Physically Active
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

CANTON, Mass., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ Today, BOKS (Build Our Kids' Success), announces their partnership with the American Council on Exercise (ACE), the largest provider of health and fitness certifications accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA). Together, BOKS and the non-profit ACE created the BOKS Kids Fitness Certificate to help advance fitness and non-fitness professionals in successful implementation and expansion of the program. BOKS, an initiative of Reebok and The Reebok Foundation, is an award-winning free before-school physical activity program aimed to get children moving in the morning and their brains ready for a day of learning. (more...)

MIT Technology Review Reveals Annual Innovators Under 35 List
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ Today, MIT Technology Review releases its annual list of Innovators Under 35 (www.technologyreview.com/lists/innovators-under-35). Since 1999, the global media company has annually recognized exceptionally talented young technologists whose work has great potential to transform the world. (more...)

WEGO Health Network Tops 100,000 Patient Influencer Members
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

“Our patient influencer members are leading a revolution. Through them, health consumers are engaging each other by the millions, connecting into an explosive, organic force of health change with the power to overwhelm longstanding public health and industry challenges, and to reinvent the rules of communication,” said WEGO Health CEO Jack Barrette. (more...)

Summer Festival of Sacred Music at St. Bart's Continues with Mozart's CORONATION on 9/7
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

The Summer Festival of Sacred Music at St. Bart's continues on Sunday, September 7 at 11 am with a service featuring Mozart's 'Coronation' Mass with the combined choirs of St. Bartholomew's Church and an orchestra of period instruments. (more...)

A Salute to Service and Dedication in the Scleroderma Community
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

DANVERS, Mass., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ The Scleroderma Foundation presented a Lifetime Achievement Award to Virginia D. Steen, M.D., of Georgetown University Medical Center in Washington, D.C., last month during its National Patient Education Conference held in Anaheim, Calif. Recognized internationally as a leading expert in scleroderma, Dr. Steen has been a longtime ally of the organization and currently is a member of its Medical Advisory Board Steering Committee, chairing its Physician Education and Development Committee. Over the years, she has supported the Foundation in numerous ways, including presenting workshops at the Foundation's National Conference, leading patient education seminars around the country, writing articles for publications, and most recently, co-leading the organization's two African-American Patient Education Day programs, a much-needed educational event to reach an underserved population. (more...)

Introducing A New Scent Inspired By The Richness Of Nature
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Introducing Wild Essence Halle Berry, a new fragrance that captures the sensual essence of a women in nature beautiful, modern, sexy, yet always desirable. (more...)

Isabella Products Launches New Fable Pilot and Seeks Additional Massachusetts Classrooms to take part in its Pilot Programs
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

CONCORD, Mass., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Isabella Products, a consumer device and services company, has launched its most recent pilot with Quincy Community Action Program's (QCAP) Head Start program where kids ages 3, 4 and 5 will use Isabella's Fable for 5 weeks. (more...)

Join Monotype at SEGD's Exhibition & Experience Design Workshop; Allan Haley to Present on Type in Branding and the User Experience
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Allan Haley, director of words and letters at Monotype, will present at the Exhibition & Experience Design workshop, a two-day event for designers, architects, technologists, and exhibit planners hosted by the Society of Experiential Graphic Design. During his talk, "Scaling Typography: From Interface to Screen-Fonts, Brand, and the User Experience," Haley will highlight best practices for using type to design across screens big and small, including mobile devices, tablets and e-readers. The presentation will take place on Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, at 1:50 p.m. at District Architecture Center in Washington, D.C. (more...)

908 Devices Announces Significant Milestones Following Introduction of the World's First Handheld Mass Spectrometer
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

In response to increased customer demand and employee growth, 908 Devices has expanded its office from a 7,000 square-foot R&D think tank into a 16,000 square-foot full-scale production facility. The facility is strategically located in Boston's Innovation District on DryDock Avenue - an area undergoing radical transformation, attracting Boston's most creative firms and tech companies. The new space includes a full machine shop, analytical and R&D labs, clean room and collaborative meeting areas, allowing the team to create new concepts, prototypes and manufacture products in-house, all under one roof. The expansion to a full production facility also provides the company with flexibility as it continues to grow and penetrate new markets. By designing and manufacturing products in-house, the team will stay actively involved in every stage of development, design verification and manufacturing quality. (more...)

CBS Corporation Announces Expiration And Final Results Of Tender Offer For Four Tranches Of Notes
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

NEW YORK, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ CBS Corporation (NYSE: CBS.A and CBS) today announced the expiration of its previously announced tender offer to purchase for cash any and all of four tranches of notes as of 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on Monday, August 18, 2014. This includes its 8.875% senior notes due 2019, 7.875% debentures due 2023, 7.875% senior debentures due 2030, and the 7.125% senior notes due 2023 of CBS Broadcasting Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of CBS Corporation (collectively the 'Notes'). (more...)

Seek Thermal'' Announces It Will Bring Next-Generation Thermal Imaging To Mass Market
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ After two years in stealth mode, Seek Thermal today announced that it is readying a consumer device that will bring true thermal imaging to the consumer market. Seek Thermal was founded by a team of industry pioneers who have spent decades advancing the state of military and professional-grade thermal technology. The company's new consumer camera will be available this fall and will be the smallest, most powerful and least expensive device of its kind. (more...)

Peppergreen Media & Spectrum Present International Strange Music Day, 8/24
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

AUGUST 24th is International sTRANGE mUSIC Day. It's a real holiday, yes it is. To celebrate, some of the NYC area's best and brightest composers and performers are getting together to have a very unserious session of music making. This as an opportunity to for them to share unusual sounds, unusual instrumentation, and unusual compositions rarely heard or new ones that will never be heard from again. (more...)

2015 Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival Lineup Announced; Runs Jan 14-25
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

Organizers of the inaugural Chicago International Puppet Theater Festival announced today the line-up of top contemporary puppets acts and artists from around the world, the U.S. and Chicago to be presented at venues large and small throughout the city January 14-25, 2015. (more...)

Avid Everywhere Helps Food Network Deliver Higher Quality Content, Faster
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

BURLINGTON, Mass., Aug. 19, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) Avid® (OTC:AVID) today announced that Food Network, the leading television channel for food-based programming, has embraced the Avid Everywhere vision and implemented a fully integrated workflow based on the Avid MediaCentral Platform. The workflow, comprised of industry-leading Avid solutions, is enabling Food Network to streamline production, enhance collaboration, and deliver high quality content to viewers. (more...)

Ditto Labs Unlocks Brand Data Hidden Inside the Millions of Images Uploaded to Tumblr Each Day
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Ditto Labs today announced a firehose partnership with Tumblr that allows brands, for the first time, to find their logos and products within the Massive stream of images shared on Tumblr, which powers over 120 million posts each day. The deal will help companies better understand consumer preferences for products and services as well as affinities by looking at the brands people include in their photos. (more...)

Vensai Technologies to expand Big Data Practice in 2015
by BWW News Desk - Aug 19, 2014

ATLANTA, Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ Vensai Technologies announces plans to expand its Big Data practice in 2015 to meet rapidly growing client and market demand for data management and business analytics technology and services. Vensai has partnered with leading providers in the Hadoop space such as Cloudera and Hortonworks to establish a service line based on best practices to help companies make sense of endlessly increasing amounts of business data and harness it for growth-oriented insights. (more...)

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