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Dr. Norm Badler, Computer Graphics Pioneer, Joins Cesium to Lead Metaverse Research

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:05pm

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Philadelphia-based 3D geospatial software company Cesium has brought in notable computer graphics expert Dr.

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  • PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Philadelphia-based 3D geospatial software company Cesium has brought in notable computer graphics expert Dr.
  • Norm Badler will work to expand Cesium's contributions to the open metaverse.
  • "It is a unique honor to welcome the person who taught me computer graphics, Norman Badler, to Cesium," said Cesium CEO Patrick Cozzi.
  • Working at the intersection of math, geometry, AI, interactive systems, computer vision, and art, Prof. Badler is widely recognized as the pioneer behind computer graphics research at Penn.

CG Spectrum Now an Unreal Authorized Training Center

Monday, September 20, 2021 - 11:00am

CG Spectrum College of Digital Art & Animation is proud to be recognized as an Unreal Authorized Training Center , just two months after becoming the first online Unreal Academic Partner.

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  • CG Spectrum College of Digital Art & Animation is proud to be recognized as an Unreal Authorized Training Center , just two months after becoming the first online Unreal Academic Partner.
  • "We are pleased to have CG Spectrum join our Unreal Authorized Training Center team.
  • CG Spectrum is honored to once again be recognized for its high quality Unreal Engine courses and leading industry mentors, and looks forward to training many more corporate partners and individual creators within the film and games industry.
  • CG Spectrum is an online animation, VFX, digital art and game development school that prepares students for careers in the entertainment industry.

PrivCo's Q2 Top 50

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 2:47pm

NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- PrivCo , a New York based fintech company and leader in private market intelligence, today released its Privco Top Growth Companies Q2 ranking, a report measuring the business performance of the fastest growing startups in Q2, 2021.

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  • NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- PrivCo , a New York based fintech company and leader in private market intelligence, today released its Privco Top Growth Companies Q2 ranking, a report measuring the business performance of the fastest growing startups in Q2, 2021.
  • Q2 saw a shift away from consumers' immediate needs (like grocery delivery) to industries anticipated to grow post-pandemic.
  • The billionaires' race to space was a highlight of Q2 as Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos aerospace companies successfully completed their summer space flights.
  • "Our proprietary AI and our talented analysts produced the PrivCo 50 to mark the high water marks of Q2.

Incredibuild Joins AWS ISV Accelerate Program

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

TEL AVIV, Israel, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Incredibuild , a software development acceleration platform, today announced that it has joined the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Independent Software Vendor (ISV) Accelerate program, a co-sell program for AWS Partners who provide software solutions that run on or integrate with AWS.

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  • TEL AVIV, Israel, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Incredibuild , a software development acceleration platform, today announced that it has joined the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Independent Software Vendor (ISV) Accelerate program, a co-sell program for AWS Partners who provide software solutions that run on or integrate with AWS.
  • Incredibuild's acceptance into the AWS ISV Accelerate program enables the company to meet customer needs through collaboration with the AWS Sales organization.
  • Working with the AWS Sales team enables Incredibuild to provide better outcomes to customers, as AWS ISV Accelerate Partners and the AWS team work together.
  • Incredibuild is designed to accelerate the development cycle from compilation through testing to release automation for customers including Amazon, Microsoft, Citibank, Adobe, Disney, Intel, Samsung, Epic Games, and Nintendo.

Incredibuild Joins AWS ISV Accelerate Program

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

TEL AVIV, Israel, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Incredibuild, a software development acceleration platform, today announced that it has joined the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Independent Software Vendor (ISV) Accelerate program, a co-sell program for AWS Partners who provide software solutions that run on or integrate with AWS.

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  • TEL AVIV, Israel, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Incredibuild , a software development acceleration platform, today announced that it has joined the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Independent Software Vendor (ISV) Accelerate program, a co-sell program for AWS Partners who provide software solutions that run on or integrate with AWS.
  • Incredibuild's acceptance into the AWS ISV Accelerate program enables the company to meet customer needs through collaboration with the AWS Sales organization.
  • Working with the AWS Sales team enables Incredibuild to provide better outcomes to customers, as AWS ISV Accelerate Partners and the AWS team work together.
  • Incredibuild is designed to accelerate the development cycle from compilation through testing to release automation for customers including Amazon, Microsoft, Citibank, Adobe, Disney, Intel, Samsung, Epic Games, and Nintendo.

Esports Publisher GGRecon & SCCG Management Announce Partnership

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 1:07pm

LAS VEGAS, NV, Sept 14, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - GGRecon, an esports and gaming publisher, has announced that they are expanding partnerships into the US with help from SCCG Management.

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  • LAS VEGAS, NV, Sept 14, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - GGRecon, an esports and gaming publisher, has announced that they are expanding partnerships into the US with help from SCCG Management.
  • SCCG management will be assisting by managing GGRecon's partnership operations, finding new and exciting clients, and assisting with commercial strategy.
  • GGRecon was founded in December 2019, and since its inception has had a heavy focus on esports.
  • GGRecon is an Esports and Gaming publisher with the aim to inform, as well as entertain, their audience.

Introducing GGaide: The Quebec Video Game Industry's New Fundraising Conference Benefiting Centraide of Greater Montreal

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 1:17pm

MONTREAL, Sept. 14, 2021 /CNW Telbec/ -The studios of Quebec's thriving video game ecosystem share a desire to give back to the community.

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  • MONTREAL, Sept. 14, 2021 /CNW Telbec/ -The studios of Quebec's thriving video game ecosystem share a desire to give back to the community.
  • All proceeds from the event will be donated to Centraide of Greater Montreal, an organization that collects and invests funds locally to fight poverty and social exclusion.
  • GGaide also includes a silent auction that opens September 21 to raise additional funds for Centraide of Greater Montreal.
  • They believe everyone living in Greater Montreal should have the opportunity to thrive.

Creative Layer Receives $3 Million Investment from Tobi Lütke, Celtic House Venture Partners & Other Notable Investors

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 12:00pm

With the financing that Creative Layer received today, our team is focused on building the leading product personalization platform in the industry, said Nazim Ahmed, Founder and CEO of Creative Layer.

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  • With the financing that Creative Layer received today, our team is focused on building the leading product personalization platform in the industry, said Nazim Ahmed, Founder and CEO of Creative Layer.
  • We launched Creative Layer to make it easy for creators, entrepreneurs and brands to sell personalized products online while efficiently managing customer orders all within a single, easy-to-use platform.
  • After my successful exit from Canvaspop in mid-July, Im proud to say all our previous investors, and new ones, will be joining us for the Creative Layer journey.
  • Nazim and his team have deep domain expertise in the personalization space from their time building Canvaspop, said David Adderley, Partner at Celtic House Venture Partners.

Panini America Signs U.S. Soccer Superstar Christian Pulisic To Long-Term Exclusive For Autographs And Memorabilia

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 6:34pm

As it has been since 2017, Pulisic's autographed memorabilia -- including jerseys, balls, photographs and more – will be available exclusively through Panini Authentic, the memorabilia division of Panini America that also maintains exclusive relationships with David Beckham, Luka Doncic, Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving, Ja Morant, Anthony Edwards and more. In addition to the autographed trading cards and memorabilia, the partnership will include marketing initiatives as well as several special projects/collaborations that Panini and Christian will work on through the 2026 FIFA World Cup which will be played in Canada, Mexico and the United States.  Pulisic's autographed trading cards have been a staple of Panini America products for years and will continue to help grow the collectible soccer market in 2021 and well beyond.

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  • The deal is an extension of the exclusive agreement Panini and Pulisic first entered into in 2016and will run through the 2026 FIFA World Cup.
  • Pulisic'sautographed trading cards have been a staple of Panini America products for years and will continue to help grow the collectible soccer market in 2021 and well beyond.
  • "We're proud to have Christian as an exclusive member of the Panini family it's a special relationship that has really blossomed during the first fiveyears," said Panini America CEO Mark Warsop.
  • You can also follow Panini America on social media platforms Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram.

StockGraphy and Epic Games Conclude Reseller Agreement of RealityCapture

Friday, August 27, 2021 - 4:00am

TOKYO, Aug. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- StockGraphy Inc. and Epic Games, Inc. conclude reseller agreement of RealityCapture.

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  • TOKYO, Aug. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- StockGraphy Inc. and Epic Games, Inc. conclude reseller agreement of RealityCapture.
  • With the conclusion of this agreement, StockGraphy launches "BEGIN3D.com", the website for selling RealityCapture and transmitting information about industrial use cases of 3D technologies in Japan.
  • BEGIN3D.com is the website for selling RealityCapture and transmitting information about industrial use cases of 3D technologies operated by StockGraphy for Japanese users.
  • BEGIN3D.com will continue to update information to strive to popularize 3D technologies and photogrammetry in Japanese industries.