Ford launching GoRide non-emergency medical transportation service

Ford is launching the GoRide non-emergency medical transportation service in Southeast Michigan, covering more than 200 facilities within the Beaumont Health network.

Yahoo Pays $640M For BrightRoll Video Advertising Platform

Yahoo is spending $640 million to acquire BrightRoll, a digital video advertising platform. The transaction will combine Yahoo’s desktop and mobile video advertising inventory with BrightRoll’s programmatic video platform, making Yahoo the largest video...

MEA PC Market Grew By 7.4 Per Cent, HP Continues To Lead

Middle East and Africa (MEA) PC market grew 7.4 per cent year on year in the third quarter of 2011, according to preliminary results released today by IDC. A total of...

Twitter Launches In-App Photo Filters

Twitter has launched filters that let you edit photos right from the Twitter app itself. Twitter introduced the ability to add photos to your tweets on June, last year. The latest versions...

Samsung Gives 500 Galaxy Tabs To The Perot Museum

The Perot Museum of Nature and Science, based in Dallas, Texas, has signed a three-year technology partnership with Samsung Mobile. The museum will have more than 500 Galaxy Tab 3 8.0,...

Stand Up: Your Life Could Depend On It!

Standing up more often may reduce your chances of dying within three years, even if you are already physically active, a study of more than 200,000 people shows. The results are the...

VirTra Awarded $5.96M Firearms Simulator Order

VirTra Systems, a provider of use of force training and shooting simulators to military, law enforcement agencies and other organizations, was recently awarded a contract from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security...

Thailand’s PC Market Bounces Back

Thailand’s PC market bounced back strongly in the first quarter of 2012 after last year's flood crisis to post a sequential growth of 47% and 10% year-on-year (YoY), says IDC. A much...

Worldwide IT Spending To Grow 6% In 2012

Worldwide IT spending remains on course to grow 6% this year in constant currency, only slightly down on last year’s pace of 7% growth, in spite of continuing macroeconomic uncertainty, says...

Toshiba, Jabra Ink Interoperability Deal

Jabra hands-free audio devices will now work with Toshiba's Call Manager Unified Communications solution, used with Toshiba's SoftIPT softphone and Toshiba's IP5000 and DP5000 desk telephones. Toshiba and Jabra have offered integrated solutions together since 2007.

Cave Consulting Group Awarded $12M In Patent Infringement Case

A California federal jury awarded Cave Consulting Group,  roughly $12 million after determining that UnitedHealth Group’s subsidiary OptumInsight infringed Cave Consulting Group’s patent for measuring physician efficiency. The jury also rejected OptumInsight’s counterclaim...

BlackBerry Waiting For Apple To Clear Messenger App For IPhones

Just in case we forgot to mention, BBM for iPhone was submitted for review 2 wks ago. #waiting #BBM4ALL — Alex Kinsella (@alexkinsella) September 6, 2013 Its been a couple of weeks since...

Facebook IPO Slated For Second Quarter, 2012

By Sudarshana Banerjee Facebook is looking at April to June 2012 for its initial public offering (IPO), says a WSJ report by Shayndi Raice. The report says Facebook is discussing internally about...

Apprenda Completes $16M Series C Round

Enterprise Platform as-a-Service (PaaS) company Apprenda has completed a $16 million Series C financing round led by Safeguard Scientifics, with participation from existing investors Ignition Partners and New Enterprise Associates. Philip...

TinderBox Raises $3M

Sales workflow automation company TinderBox has raised $3 million in a Series C round of financing. The investment was led by new investor, Allos Ventures, and included participation from Hyde Park Venture Partners, as well as existing investors.