INDUSTRY UPDATES

BRIC countries account for 41% of all game installs, according to Unity

According to the game development platform company Unity Technologies Q2 2016 Global "Games by the Numbers" report, emerging economies Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRIC)...

EMC shareholders vote in favor of merger with Dell

Based on a preliminary vote tally from the special meeting of shareholders held earlier on Tuesday, EMC shareholders approved the merger agreement among Denali...

Mphasis opens Blockchain Centre of Excellence in India

Indian IT services and solutions provider Mphasis has opened a Centre of Excellence (CoE) for Blockchain-based solutions at its Bangalore headquarters. The lab will conduct research, rapid...

Twitter opens applications for Verified Status

Twitter has launched an open online application process for Twitter-verified status. Verified accounts on Twitter are accounts where the identity of the account-holder - people or...

LATEST STORIES

Sprinklr raises $105M

Enterprise social technology company Sprinklr, has raised $105 million in new funding, at a $1.8 billion valuation. The round, which brings the company’s total...

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GOVERNMENT

International Road Dynamics wins $4.6M Pennsylvania maintenance contract

International Road Dynamics, a highway traffic management technology company based in Saskatoon, Canada, has been awarded a $4,618,555 contract from the Pennsylvania Department of...

Tyler Technologies awarded appraisal software deal by DeKalb County

Tyler Technologies has signed an agreement with DeKalb County, Georgia, for technology-driven mass appraisal services using Tyler Verify. Under the agreement, Tyler’s CLT Appraisal...

IT & TELECOM

CyberAgent selects Juniper Networks solutions for network expansion

Japanese Internet services company CyberAgent has chosen Juniper Networks' MX480 3D Universal Edge Routers, alongside the QFX5100 Director and EX3300 Ethernet Switches, as it transitions its...

Fusion lands $1.3 million cloud and data center solutions contract

Cloud services provider Fusion has been selected to provide cloud and data center solutions to a cybersecurity company. The contract is expected to generate more than $1.3...

AEROSPACE & AUTOMOTIVE

McLaren-Honda signs NTT Communications as technology partner

McLaren-Honda, the British Formula One team based at the McLaren Technology Centre, Woking, Surrey, England, and NTT Group have inked a three-year technology partnership. Under the agreement, NTT Communications becomes...

Verizon acquires connected intelligence company Telogis

Verizon has signed an agreement to purchase privately-held Telogis. The Aliso Viejo, California-based company provides connected intelligence and fleet management software. The acquisition is subject to...

THE FUTURE OF IT

atomic sculpting

Researchers are working on 3D feature sizes down to the nanometer level

A team led by scientists at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory are combining the focused electron beam in a scanning transmission electron microscope with new electronic...

New way to turn electricity into light using graphene, can lead to light-based circuits

When an airplane begins to move faster than the speed of sound, it creates a shockwave that produces a “boom” of sound. Researchers at...

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