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Industry Pioneers Team Up to Transform Multi-Billion Dollar Home Air Care and Fragrance Industry with Launch of Ventus® Home & Ventus Ion

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 6:20pm

Ventus systems use dry-evaporative technology to release fragrance into a filtered air stream.

Key Points: 
  • Ventus systems use dry-evaporative technology to release fragrance into a filtered air stream.
  • With its contemporary design and versatile placement options, the Ventus Home and Ventus Ion systems fit seamlessly in any home.
  • The Ventus Ion incorporates an internal air quality sensor and high output plasma ionizer for indoor air quality monitoring and enhanced purification.
  • Ventus Home and Ventus Ion are available in black or white models and are available for pre-order, by visiting pr.go2.fund/nextscent .

eero Reports More Than 75 Percent Year-over-Year Growth in ISP Customer Networks

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 4:00pm

eero for Service Providers also now offers eeros award-winning eero 6 and eero Pro 6 mesh wifi systems, along with the advanced online security tools offered by eero Secure.

Key Points: 
  • eero for Service Providers also now offers eeros award-winning eero 6 and eero Pro 6 mesh wifi systems, along with the advanced online security tools offered by eero Secure.
  • eero Insight includes:
    Fleet analytics such as network outage detection to visualize online and offline networks across ISPs fleets for timely and effective troubleshooting.
  • With additional feature releases planned for later this year, eero expects continued growth of eero for Service Providers through the end of 2021.
  • eero offers advanced online security tools, eero Secure and eero Secure+, to help protect connected devices, privacy, and family.

Yellow.ai's New Executive Hires and Offices Add to US Expansion Push as Demand for CX Automation Grows

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 2:00pm

Over the past year, Yellow.ai has grown 470+% in recurring revenue while securing hundreds of new customers globally.

Key Points: 
  • Over the past year, Yellow.ai has grown 470+% in recurring revenue while securing hundreds of new customers globally.
  • In May, the company brought on Derek Risley as the new SVP Sales to build out the North American sales organization.
  • Derek has over 20 years experience building and leading world class sales teams at Oracle, SuccessFactors, SAP, and most recently Yext.
  • Yellow.ai is the world's leading Conversational AI and CX Automation Platform, recognized by Gartner, IDC, and G2 crowd as a leader.

Clinically Proven Mental Health and Wellness Solution Releases on Alexa

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 7:29pm

Soaak will provide demonstrations of its new mental health and wellness solution for businesses in the Alexa Smart Properties booth at the 2021 Leading Age Annual Meeting and Expo, October 24th-27th from the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA.

Key Points: 
  • Soaak will provide demonstrations of its new mental health and wellness solution for businesses in the Alexa Smart Properties booth at the 2021 Leading Age Annual Meeting and Expo, October 24th-27th from the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, GA.
    "Today's announcement brings cutting-edge mental health and wellness solutions to businesses using Alexa-enabled devices," said Henry Penix, CEO of Soaak.
  • These are the cutting-edge mental health and wellness solutions that we have spent the last seven years proving, perfecting, and now providing to businesses of all types."
  • The new Soaak enterprise skill for Alexa provides businesses utilizing an Alexa-enabled device with immediate mental health and wellness assistance through phrases such as "Alexa, ask Soaak to boost my mood," "Alexa, tell Soaak I feel anxious," and "Alexa, ask Soaak to help me focus."
  • Soaak Technologies provides positive outcomes and solutions supporting mental health and wellness.

RE/MAX Marketplace Adds 4 Vendors in Q3, Providing Powerful Tools to Help Agents Level Up Their Business

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 1:35pm

All services and materials are available for purchase directly through the RE/MAX Marketplace , the online portal exclusively available to RE/MAX agents in the U.S. and Canada often at RE/MAX negotiated rates.

Key Points: 
  • All services and materials are available for purchase directly through the RE/MAX Marketplace , the online portal exclusively available to RE/MAX agents in the U.S. and Canada often at RE/MAX negotiated rates.
  • The platform can assist with finding a mortgage provider, booking their movers, setting up internet and cable, getting home security, switching utilities and even changing addresses.
  • Many of the companies in the RE/MAX Approved Supplier program offer exclusive discounts to RE/MAX agents.
  • With everything from yard signs to legal services, clothing to technology, these companies provide powerful tools to help RE/MAX agents run a successful business.

Amazon Opens New Robotics Facility in the U.S. with Over 200 New Manufacturing Jobs

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:30pm

The new facility will expand Amazon Robotics manufacturing capability in the U.S. and Amazons growth in the regionand has created over 200 new manufacturing jobs in Massachusetts.

Key Points: 
  • The new facility will expand Amazon Robotics manufacturing capability in the U.S. and Amazons growth in the regionand has created over 200 new manufacturing jobs in Massachusetts.
  • Amazon began introducing robotics into its facilities in 2012 and has since added over a million new jobs worldwide.
  • With this new site, Amazon Robotics will continue to grow its engineering, manufacturing, support, and test teams in Massachusetts.
  • The 350,000-square-foot facility will feature corporate offices, research and development labs, and manufacturing spacein addition to Amazon Robotics current site in North Reading, Massachusetts.

eInfochips launches Smart Camera Reference Design based on the Qualcomm Vision Intelligence Platform using the Qualcomm QCS610 and Qualcomm QCS410 processors

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 3:30pm

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- eInfochips, a leading provider of product engineering services, today announced their Camera Reference Design Kit (RDK) based on the Qualcomm Vision Intelligence Platform using Qualcomm QCS610 and Qualcomm QCS410.

Key Points: 
  • SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- eInfochips, a leading provider of product engineering services, today announced their Camera Reference Design Kit (RDK) based on the Qualcomm Vision Intelligence Platform using Qualcomm QCS610 and Qualcomm QCS410.
  • The RDK is a ready-to-use, cost-effective, and versatile camera reference design for designing and developing advanced, smart cameras.
  • In addition to reference design, eInfochips also offers custom camera design services, including hardware design, firmware development, prototype, and manufacturing support.
  • Qualcomm Vision Intelligence Platform, Qualcomm, QCS410, QCS610 and Qualcomm Artificial Intelligence Engine are products of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and/or its subsidiaries.

AWS Announces General Availability of the AWS Panorama Appliance

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 8:24pm

The AWS Panorama Appliance enables customers to use computer vision technology to quickly and easily perform visual inspections of production lines (e.g.

Key Points: 
  • The AWS Panorama Appliance enables customers to use computer vision technology to quickly and easily perform visual inspections of production lines (e.g.
  • Customers can get started in minutes by connecting the AWS Panorama Appliance to their network and identifying the video feeds for analysis.
  • Additionally, the AWS Panorama Appliance is integrated with Amazon SageMaker (an AWS service that makes it easy for data scientists and developers to build, train, and deploy machine learning models), so customers can update their computer vision application in Amazon SageMaker and deploy the model to the AWS Panorama Appliance themselves.
  • The AWS Panorama Appliance is available for sale through AWS Elemental in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, and European Union.

Amazon Music Brings Spatial Audio to More Customers Than Ever Before

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 2:10pm

Originally introduced to Amazon Music customers in 2019, spatial audio puts the listener inside of the music, with an immersive, multidimensional audio experience.

Key Points: 
  • Originally introduced to Amazon Music customers in 2019, spatial audio puts the listener inside of the music, with an immersive, multidimensional audio experience.
  • Weve always believed that the highest-quality audio possible should be the norm for streaming music, and thats why today, were making spatial audio available to our customers without any special equipment needed, and no upgrade required, said Steve Boom, vice president of Amazon Music.
  • In November, Amazon Music will exclusively release Mercury Act 1 (Amazon Music Live), a brand-new EP from Imagine Dragons, mixed in Dolby Atmos.
  • Customers also have access to a rapidly growing catalog of songs mixed in Dolby Atmos and 360 Reality Audio, a catalog that has grown by more than 20 times since spatial audio was originally introduced to Amazon Music customers.

360 Reality Audio Now Available on Amazon Music Unlimited with Any Headphones

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 2:00pm

"Listening to music in 360 Reality Audio is a revelatory experience that puts fans inside the music, and I can't wait for even more listeners to hear their favorite songs in 360 Reality Audio."

Key Points: 
  • "Listening to music in 360 Reality Audio is a revelatory experience that puts fans inside the music, and I can't wait for even more listeners to hear their favorite songs in 360 Reality Audio."
  • Support for Amazon Music Unlimited3:Beginning today, Amazon Music Unlimited will support 360 Reality Audio content playback on any headphones1.
  • In addition to the free trial, to experience 360 Reality Audio with Amazon Music Unlimited (sold separately), please visit: https://www.amazon.com/music/unlimited (United States) or https://www.amazon.ca/music/unlimited (Canada).
  • Android 125 Supports 360 Reality Audio: Android 12 now supports MPEG-H 3D Audio, which includes 360 Reality Audio.