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Panasonic Develops Single Cable and Connector Solution for Transmission of Full-Spec 8K Video Signals*1 OSAKA, Japan. -Wednesday 6 January 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation today announced that it has developed single cable and connector solution that enable the transmission of uncompressed full-spec 8K video signals*1. Currently, to transmit video signal via connector-equipped cables from an 8K signal source or other...

Huawei Ships 108 Million Smartphones in 2015, Contributing to Annual Revenue Exceeding $20 Billion USD -Wednesday 6 January 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today at CES 2016, Huawei announced strong business results and rapid year-over-year growth for Consumer Business Group (CBG). Huawei’s revenue exceeded $20 billion USD in 2015, nearly a 70 percent increase from 2014. Additionally, Huawei shipped 108 million smartphones in...

Merck, Pfizer and Syndax Announce Collaboration to Evaluate Combination of Avelumab and Entinostat in Ovarian Cancer -Wednesday 6 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Merck, Pfizer and Syndax Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today that they have entered into a collaboration agreement to evaluate avelumab*, an investigational fully human anti-PD-L1 IgG1 monoclonal antibody, in combination with Syndax’s entinostat, an investigational oral...

Misfit Introduces Ray, The Most Versatile Activity Tracker Yet -Wednesday 6 January 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today Misfit announced Misfit Ray Fitness and Sleep Monitor, the newest product in the Company’s line of design-forward wearables. Ray’s distinct deconstructed and modular design makes it Misfit’s most versatile activity tracker yet. Only 12mm in diameter and 38mm long,...

Takeda Acquires U.S. Biologics Manufacturing Facility -Wednesday 6 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502) (“Takeda”) today announced the acquisition of a biologics manufacturing facility located in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, U.S., from Baxalta US Inc (NYSE:BXLT). Takeda intends to use the facility primarily for the manufacture...

PASCO Scientific’s New Wireless Sensors Allow Students to Gain Deeper Understanding, Reveal the Invisible, and... -Wednesday 6 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sensor-based lab investigations provide rich opportunities for students to deepen their science understanding and develop hands-on experience using tools like those used by real-life scientists and engineers. PASCO® Scientific, a global leader in 21st century science...

Huawei Highlights Key Industry Partnerships in Premium Consumer Devices at CES 2016 -Wednesday 6 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As part of its announcements at CES 2016, the Huawei Consumer Business Group shared the details of a slate of partnerships that will create a new consumer ecosystem in mobile, bringing together the best in technology, payment, sound and fashion in its newly launched consumer...

Huawei Globally Launches the Mate 8 Smartphone at CES 2016 -Wednesday 6 January 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today at CES 2016, the Huawei Consumer Business Group globally launched the Huawei Mate 8 smartphone, a productivity-driven device with significantly enhanced power, efficiency and battery life. The Mate 8 continues Huawei’s track record of delivering high-end devices that...

CES 2016 Exhibitor News, Online Press Kits and Digital Media Available on CES 2016 Show Site and Tradeshownews.com -Wednesday 6 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Business Wire will be making breaking exhibitor news releases available through the official show site and thru Business Wire’s CES 2016 news archive at www.tradeshownews.com. The following companies are making Online Press Kits Available: 3Dprintler Aleph...

Panasonic Develops freeze-ray Optical Disc-Based Data Archive System for Data Centers in Collaboration with Facebook -Wednesday 6 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation today announced that it has developed freeze-ray, an Optical Disc-Based Data Archive System in collaboration with Facebook. By collaborating with Facebook, Panasonic was able to design freeze-ray to meet the growing demand for more efficient and...

Blackboard Inc. Names William L. Ballhaus Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer -Tuesday 5 January 2016  

Director Brian Napack Appointed Vice Chairman (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Blackboard Inc., the world’s leading education technology company, today announced that William “Bill” L. Ballhaus, PhD has been named Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer. He succeeds Jay Bhatt, who has led...

Saif bin Zayed Attends Civil Defense Workshop -Tuesday 5 January 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior took part in the Civil Defense workshop in Dubai. The workshop was held upon the directives of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, his brother, His Highness Sheikh...

SES Expands Government Services Portfolio in Canada -Tuesday 5 January 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that the Kativik Regional Government in Canada has awarded SES a contract for the delivery of new satellite services across the northern Quebec region. Beginning in the second half of 2016, the 12 transponder deal on...

CORRECTING and REPLACING Now Published in the Annals of Surgery: Long-Term Favorable Results Demonstrate GORE BIO-A... -Tuesday 5 January 2016  

CORRECTION...by W. L. Gore & Associates   (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Please replace the release with the following corrected version due to multiple revisions.   The corrected release reads:   NOW PUBLISHED IN THE ANNALS OF SURGERY: LONG-TERM FAVORABLE RESULTS DEMONSTRATE GORE BIO-A...

Analogix Introduces SlimPort NANO∙CONSOLE USB-C for Mobile Devices with USB Type-C Connectors -Tuesday 5 January 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Analogix Semiconductor, Inc. today announced the SlimPort® NANO∙CONSOLE™ USB-C, a mobile-enabled dock with remote for both Android and Windows-powered mobile devices supporting DisplayPort™ over USB-C™.   A simple, plug-and-play solution for streaming...

Party in the sky like Kris Fade, Big Rossi and Priti Malik with Falcon Aviation -Tuesday 5 January 2016  

The Falcon Aviation team had the pleasure of hosting some of the most popular radio show presenters in Dubai from Virgin Radio for their ‘24 parties in 24 hours’. To make sure that they ended the night in style Falcon Aviation offered them a party in the sky. “We picked them up from the...

Billion Electric Named for Outdoor 4G LTE CPE Provider -Tuesday 5 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Billion Electric, the global M2M and 4G LTE wireless broadband CPE Taiwanese provider, signed an agreement with a major telecommunication company in Southeast Asia to deploy its outdoor 4G LTE CPE at remote geographical regions that are previously underserved. The outdoor 4G...

Bioventus Launches DUROLANE® for Osteoarthritis Patients in Taiwan -Tuesday 5 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bioventus, a leader in orthobiologic solutions, today announced its entry into the patient care market in Taiwan with the launch of DUROLANE®, a single-injection joint-fluid osteoarthritis (OA) treatment based on a natural, safe and proven technology process called...

MoI Discusses Ways to Boost Cooperation in the Area of Drug Prevention -Tuesday 5 January 2016  

In its 11th meeting for 2015, the Higher Committee for Combating Drugs at the Ministry of Interior discussed ways to enhance cooperation and coordination with the National and Reserve Service Authority in the fight against drugs. This aims to protect national service conscripts and raise their...

Cellular Regenerative Therapy Greeted by French Minister of Health -Monday 4 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- After European authorization was obtained this summer, the French and British regulatory agencies have authorized CellProthera to begin its first phase I/IIB clinical trial in Humans, starting January, 2016. Recently, CellProthera presented its regenerative cardiac therapy...