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DALLAS, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Amid the proliferation of real time data from sources such as mobile devices, web, social media, sensors, log files and transactional applications, Big Data has found a host of vertical market applications, ranging from fraud detection to R&D. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140821/138541 "Big Data Market: 2014 – 2020 – Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies, Industry Verticals & Forecasts" Key Findings: In 2014 Big Data vendors will pocket nearly $30 Billion from hardware, software and professional services revenues Big Data investments are further expected to grow at a CAGR of nearly 17% over the next 6 years, eventually accounting for $76 Billion by the end of 2020 The market is ripe for acquisitions of pure-play Big Data startups, as competition heats up between IT incumbents Nearly every large scale IT ven... (more)

Wyse Offers Cloud Client Computing

Wyse Technology, a provider of cloud client computing, has announced that the Wyse P20 PCoIP zero client will power the vSpecialist Labs at EMC World in Las Vegas at The Venetian. The Wyse P20 zero client will be the device that EMC World attendees will use at the EMC Hands On Labs. At the Hands On Labs (HoL) in Village Level 2, vSpecialists will guide users through a hands-on experience with the EMC portfolio of Cloud and Big Data. EMC Hands On Labs provide the opportunity for on-demand self-directed exercises on the full range of EMC products including: VMAX, VPLEX, RecoverPoint, VMware, RSA, Documentum, Avamar, Greenplum, VNX, Isilon, ProSphere, and Unisphere. The Wyse P20 for VMware View is a secure, easily managed zero client that provides stunning graphics performance for advanced applications such as CAD, 3D solids modeling, video editing and advanced worker... (more)

Slot Survivor World Series Launching Soon

Toronto, Canada, July 31, 2012 --(PR.com)-- As the last month of summer hits, exciting developments are hitting Red Flush Casino too - in the form of the Slot Survivor World Series, which launches in August. The seventh edition in the series for Red Flush, it’s Slot Survivor like never before. Over $150,000 in cash, loyalty points and physical prizes will be up for grabs each week with payouts to qualifiers every week of the three weeks before finals in which the top five will win fantastic physical prizes. “It’s going to be the biggest Slot Survivor tournament ever held, filled with edge-of-your-seat action as our players from all around the world battle it out,” said Red Flush promotions manager Alex Roberts. The tournament will be structured in tiers of increased difficulty, as the minimum points needed to qualify for the next week increases. So, players will start w... (more)

Microsoft Patches a Big Xbox One Security Flaw Found by a Five-Year-Old

A young Ocean Beach boy is in the spotlight after he discovered a back door in to one of the most popular gaming systems in the world. When 5-year-old Kristoffer Von Hassel is playing his Xbox, his feet don’t touch the ground. But something he did has made the smartest guys at Microsoft pay attention. “I was like yea!” said Kristoffer. Just after Christmas, Kristoffer’s parents noticed he was logging into his father’s Xbox Live account and playing games he wasn’t supposed to be. “I got nervous. I thought he was going to find out,” said Kristoffer. In video shot soon after, his father, Robert Davies, is heard asking Kristoffer how he was doing it. A suddenly excited Kristoffer showed Dad that when he typed in a wrong password for his father’s account, it clicked to a password verification screen. By typing in space keys, then hitting enter, Kristoffer was able to ge... (more)

Thomas Schiff's "Vegas 360°" Photo Exhibition Opens October 25 at Las Vegas Art Museum

LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwire) -- 10/14/08 -- "Vegas 360°," the latest panoramic book by Cincinnati photographer Thomas Schiff, will debut with an exhibition of photos from the book at the Las Vegas Art Museum from October 25 through November 30. A grand opening reception for the book and the exhibition will be held at the Museum on Friday, October 24 from 5-7 p.m. The book, which includes 77 panoramic photos of the Las Vegas skyline and iconic architecture, will be released to coincide with the opening of the exhibition, featuring 20 photographs from the book. Photographs included in the book range from a panoramic sunrise over the Strip, to the Fremont Street area, to lobbies and pool areas of a number of hotels, to the Neon Museum "Boneyard" of unrestored historic Vegas signage. Since 1994 Mr. Schiff has worked with a Hulcherama 360° panoramic camera, traveling the... (more)

ERGObaby Introduces the Heart2Heart Infant Insert

MAUI, Hawaii, Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- ERGObaby (www.ergobaby.com) unveils its newest product, the Infant Insert Heart2Heart. The Infant Insert Heart2Heart is an innovative design with cushioning at the back and bottom to support the natural curvature of a baby's developing spine. The ERGObaby carrier, when used with the new Infant Insert Heart2Heart, enables parents to use only one carrier for all the years of a baby's growth, and keeps parents close to their baby - all while being HandsFree. ERGObaby USA, Inc. was created seven years ago when Karin Frost, owner and designer, needed a comfortable and supportive baby carrier for her own son. The ERGObaby carrier is now distributed all over the world and offers an entire line of products that supports babies and parents in a loving and attached way. In addition to the Infant Insert Heart2Heart, six new carriers a... (more)

Farmers Telephone Selects Motorola for IPTV Deployment

HORSHAM, Pa., Nov. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Motorola, Inc.'s (NYSE: MOT) Home & Networks Mobility business today announced that it is accelerating the delivery of personalized media experiences for Farmers Telephone Cooperative, Inc., by supporting the delivery of IPTV services with Microsoft Mediaroom. Motorola will provide Farmers with its VIP1200 Series of IP set-tops and Microsoft's Mediaroom video services platform, as well as systems integration professional services support. As the world leader in advanced IP video solutions, Motorola is enabling Farmers to deliver exciting new revenue-generating IP-based TV and entertainment experiences, as well as greater control over capital and operating expenditures. As a result, Farmers customers will be able to enjoy enhanced picture quality and rich new features, including instant digital channel changes, pict... (more)

SPiDCOM Receives CES Innovations 2010 Design and Engineering Award

SPiDCOM today announced that it has won an International CES Innovations 2010 Design and Engineering Award for its SPC300 “no-limits” HomePlugAV SoC. Products entered in this prestigious program are judged by a preeminent panel of independent industrial designers, engineers and members of the media to honor outstanding design and engineering in cutting-edge consumer electronics products. The program is sponsored by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®, the producer of CES, and endorsed by the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA). Based on a dual-core architecture, the SPC300 is the only fully-compliant implementation of the HomePlugAV specification with a “no-limits” design. The first 32-bit processor is dedicated to the physical layer management and to all the real-time requirements. It enables the SPC300 to adapt to changes in the electrical powe... (more)

CFC Media Lab Showcases Digital Art Projects at the Cultural Olympiad's Digital Edition (CODE)

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwire) -- 01/28/10 -- Editors Note: There is a video and a photo associated with this Press Release. CFC (Canadian Film Centre) is pleased to announce its participation in the Vancouver 2010 Cultural Olympiad's digital edition (CODE), part of a landmark celebration that explores digital creativity. With curatorial participation by CFC Media Lab, CODE Live brings together artists from the digital media and interactive fields to present 21st century visions to 2010 Winter Games audiences. As a key partner in CODE Live, the CFC Media Lab co-curated and produced the Eco-Art programming stream, which features projects produced from the CFC Media Lab's world-renowned Interactive Art & Entertainment Program (IAEP). CfC Media Lab alumni work is also featured in other program areas of CODE Live. The CFC Media Lab is Canada's acclaimed institute for ... (more)

Shazam lanza el programa SARA (Shazam Audio Recognition Advertising) destinado a marcas y emisoras

Shazam®, proveedor de reconocimiento de música móvil líder en el mundo, ha anunciado el lanzamiento del programa de publicidad por reconocimiento de audio, Shazam Audio Recognition Advertising (SARA) TM, que permite a las marcas y a las emisoras ampliar el alcance de sus campañas comerciales en los móviles. El programa revoluciona la interactividad con las emisoras y con la publicidad ofreciendo un compromiso del consumidor más profundo a través de un dispositivo móvil. El programa SARA, ya utilizado por la marca de ropa Dockers® para su campaña mundial "Wear the Pants TM" en la Super Bowl a principios de mes, demuestra cómo Shazam sigue siendo líder del mercado del reconocimiento del consumidor en el espacio de las aplicaciones móviles. "Nuestra alianza con Dockers ya ha demostrado cómo nuestra tecnología lleva a los consumidores a un viaje de marca ampliado, perm... (more)

Panini America Brings Basketball Legends and the Adrenalyn Tour to the Basketball Hall of Fame

SPRINGFIELD, Mass., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Panini America (www.paniniamerica.net), a subsidiary of The Panini Group, the leading global publisher of sports and entertainment collectables will bring Basketball Legends and the Adrenalyn Tour to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame this weekend (March 13-14) for basketball skills activities, games and giveaways. In addition, Panini will present the Basketball Hall of Fame with the World's Largest Signed Game-Used Jersey Card, which was authenticated by Guinness at the NBA All-Star Game in Dallas. The life-size card of Kobe Bryant which includes a 15-inch-by-15-inch swatch of an official jersey he wore in a game and was autographed by him measured 7-feet high by 4-feet, 11 inches wide and will be on display at the Hall of Fame. Panini Adrenalyn Weekend festivities will include: Distribution of more than... (more)