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Rolta Awarded $25M Contract To Build Intelligent 3D-Model Of City

Indian IT solutions company Rolta has been awarded a $25 million intelligent 3D city modeling contract by a major Middle-East country. The project involves creation...

I.TV Acquires GetGlue

I.TV has acquired GetGlue, makers of the second screen and TV check-in platform. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. I.TV will continue to build...

RealNetworks Acquires Muzicall

RealNetworks has acquired Muzicall, a service provider for mobile carriers and media companies in Europe, best known for its ringback tone (RBT) platform. The...

Maker Studios Provides Musicians Free Access To 100,000 Files

Maker Studios has entered into a commercial agreement that gives its network of video content creators free, unlimited access to the Epidemic Sound library...

Google Buys FlexyCore

Google has acquired FlexyCore, a startup based in Rennes, France, for a reported $23.1 million. FlexyCore was founded by a former head of research and development for Texas Instruments, and makes software for mobile phones.

Fingerprint Cards Says Samsung Did Not Just Buy It For $650 Million

Fingerprints Cards said it was acquired by Samsung for $650 million, on the corporate website. The news was carried on the wires as well....

Army Lab Investigates ‘Cyber Science’ In $48.2M Research Project

The U.S. Army Research Laboratory has formed an alliance with Carnegie Mellon, Penn State University, the UC Riverside, UC Davis, and Indiana University, to develop a...

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Check Out The Spin Video Chat Service For IOS

Net Power & Light (NPL) has launched Spin, a mobile video communications experience available as a free download for iOS devices, that the company...

PCWorld Print Edition Shuts Down, Magazine Goes Digital

August marked the final print edition of PCWorld magazine from the IDG stable. IDG has launched a new edition of the magazine, specifically designed...

Cigna, SocialWellth To Unveil Certified Health Apps Marketplace

Health services company Cigna and digital health social engagement company SocialWellth are co-creating a selective and curated Go You Cigna Marketplace that will feature...

Xbox Fitness Can Measure Heart Rate, Offer Personalized Training

Microsoft unveiled Xbox Fitness, an online service built for Xbox One, that takes popular fitness videos, and makes them interactive. Using Kinect technology, Xbox Fitness...

Google Search Turns Fifteen

Twitter Updates Photo Layout In Embedded Tweets

Twitter is releasing 'a big improvement to all embedded Tweets with photos', says the microblogging site. Twitter is putting the photo front and center, with...