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Uniphore to Acquire Jacada to Transform Customer Experience with Advanced AI and Low Code/No Code Automation

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 12:50pm

Uniphore , a leader in Conversational Service Automation (CSA), today announced its agreement to acquire Jacada, a customer experience pioneer with the industrys leading low code/no code platform for contact center automation.

Key Points: 
  • Uniphore , a leader in Conversational Service Automation (CSA), today announced its agreement to acquire Jacada, a customer experience pioneer with the industrys leading low code/no code platform for contact center automation.
  • Combined with Jacadas innovative low code/no code platform, Uniphores industry-leading conversational automation platform will empower businesses to easily automate key interactions across self-service and agent-assisted customer engagements.
  • Contact center and customer experience leaders at Fortune 1000 companies trust Jacada with assisting customers and customer service employees during moments that matter.
  • With Conversational Service Automation, enterprises can now engage their customers to effectively build loyalty, improve customer experience and realize operational efficiencies.

Go Instore Launches ShopStream Immersive Livestream Shopping Technology

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 12:03pm

The new livestream shopping technology allows retailers to reach a broad digital audience, seamlessly coupled with Go Instores one-to-one video chat technology for a more immersive, personalized online experience.

Key Points: 
  • The new livestream shopping technology allows retailers to reach a broad digital audience, seamlessly coupled with Go Instores one-to-one video chat technology for a more immersive, personalized online experience.
  • Go Instore has been refining its ShopStream technology for the past four years to offer its retail customers a best-in-class solution.
  • With ShopStream, retailers can host livestream events with product experts or celebrity spokespeople to reach a wider array of customers.
  • ShopStream differs from other livestream solutions, however, by allowing customers to still receive the one-to-one experience for which Go Instore is known.

Videotel Digital Introduces All NEW Touch-less WAVE to Play

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 12:00pm

WAVE to Play Gen2 features two ports, enabling it to connect to nine additional WAVE to Play devices and a dial that can be set to trigger one of the multiple programmed videos.

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  • WAVE to Play Gen2 features two ports, enabling it to connect to nine additional WAVE to Play devices and a dial that can be set to trigger one of the multiple programmed videos.
  • WAVE to Play is a proximity sensor that responds to the "Wave" of a hand, allowing the viewer to trigger a video on a digital signage screen from a distance of between one to three inches.
  • Lisa Schneider, Videotel Digital's EVP of Marketing and Sales said, "Videotel Digital's new WAVE to Play is the perfect solution for businesses that wish to interactively engage viewers on any interactive displays or kiosks.
  • About Videotel Digital: Videotel Digital is the only manufacturer serving the digital signage industry with the widest variety of innovative, sensor-driven, interactive, touch-less peripherals as well as reliable, affordable and simple out-of-the-box industrial-grade 4K digital signage interactive media players, looping DVD players, and directional sound speakers.

First VR Radiology Platform Approved By Health Canada for Diagnostic Work

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 11:00am

Luxsonic, a Canadian company and pioneer in immersive medicine, is pleased to announce that SieVRt, an all-in-one Virtual Reality (VR) radiology suite has been approved by Health Canada as a Class 2 Medical Device for use in diagnostic radiology.

Key Points: 
  • Luxsonic, a Canadian company and pioneer in immersive medicine, is pleased to announce that SieVRt, an all-in-one Virtual Reality (VR) radiology suite has been approved by Health Canada as a Class 2 Medical Device for use in diagnostic radiology.
  • It is the first time that a VR software platform of this kind has been approved as a Class 2 Medical Device by a national regulatory agency.
  • Now that Health Canada has approved SieVRt, radiologists will be able to bring their own personalized virtual office with them wherever they go.
  • Now that the Diagnostic module has been approved, it will be launched in Canada later this year.

Dan Dooley, Former President of Sprint, Joins Lynk as Chief Commercial Officer

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 11:01am

Lynk Global Inc. , the world's only independently verified space-based mobile network connectivity provider accessible directly from standard mobile phones, today announced that global telecom executive, Dan Dooley , has joined the company as chief commercial officer (CCO).

Key Points: 
  • Lynk Global Inc. , the world's only independently verified space-based mobile network connectivity provider accessible directly from standard mobile phones, today announced that global telecom executive, Dan Dooley , has joined the company as chief commercial officer (CCO).
  • Dooley has held senior executive positions at leading telecom corporations, including serving as a president at Sprint.
  • His most recent experience was in the roaming market as chief revenue officer with Tomia, and prior to that as President at Transaction Network Services.
  • Lynk has applied for a commercial operators license from the FCC and anticipates beginning global commercial services next year following FCC approval.

Mvix and Simply NUC Partner to Launch an Affordable, Fully-Customizable, Enterprise-Grade Digital Signage Solution

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 10:00am

STERLING, Va., July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Mvix, a leading provider of enterprise-grade digital signage solutions , has partnered with Simply NUC, a state-of-the-art mini-PC company, to provide an affordable, fully-integrated digital signage solution.

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  • STERLING, Va., July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Mvix, a leading provider of enterprise-grade digital signage solutions , has partnered with Simply NUC, a state-of-the-art mini-PC company, to provide an affordable, fully-integrated digital signage solution.
  • As a part of this partnership, Mvix and Simply NUC will provide ready-to-use, enterprise-grade mini-PCs preloaded with fully-licensed Mvix digital signage software.
  • "This new partnership between Mvix and Simply NUC brings the best-in-class systems together for the digital signage world.
  • "We've seen the digital signage industry rapidly grow with opportunities in many different sectors and are thrilled to partner with Mvix to offer ready-to-use signage solutions," stated Aaron Rowsell, CEO at Simply NUC.

Owl Labs Partners With Leading IT Provider Bechtle to Widen Distribution Across Europe

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 8:00am

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Key Points: 
  • Frank Weishaupt, CEO of Owl Labs says: Business leaders across Europe are increasingly embracing hybrid work post-pandemic, with our recent State of Hybrid Work report revealing that 89% of business leaders across Europe plan on having a hybrid workforce post-pandemic.
  • Owl Labs creates deeply immersive and inclusive meeting experiences for todays hybrid workforce and virtual classroom.
  • Owl Labs continues to champion the hybrid work movement with its annual State of Remote Work Report .
  • To learn more about Owl Labs and the full product suite and to join the Work From Anywhere Movement, please visit www.owllabs.com .

Altice Media Ads & Connect Extends Partnership With AdsWizz to Strengthen Audio Advertising Capabilities

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 8:00am

Following 4 years of partnership, AdsWizz has renewed its contract with Altice Media Ads & Connect, extending it to their full technology stack, including content delivery, dynamic ad insertion, programmatic and direct sales.

Key Points: 
  • Following 4 years of partnership, AdsWizz has renewed its contract with Altice Media Ads & Connect, extending it to their full technology stack, including content delivery, dynamic ad insertion, programmatic and direct sales.
  • Altice Media Ads & Connect is the first ACPM accredited partner to integrate the ACPM official ranking via the AdsWizz technology.
  • "We're really excited to be extending our partnership with Altice Media Ads & Connect to our full technology stack, enabling them to integrate the ACPM audience ranking thanks to our recent certification.
  • This will allow advertisers to gain even more trust in the highly engaged audience of the Altice Media Ads & Connect brands.

Elliptic Labs and Maxim Integrated Offer Low-Power Touchless Sensing Solutions to PC and Smart Speaker/TV Developers

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 7:00am

Elliptic Labs and Maxim Integrated are targeting next-generation smart devices to run critical and innovative user experiences, like presence detection and 3D touchless gesture sensing, on Maxim Integrateds audio amplifier technology.

Key Points: 
  • Elliptic Labs and Maxim Integrated are targeting next-generation smart devices to run critical and innovative user experiences, like presence detection and 3D touchless gesture sensing, on Maxim Integrateds audio amplifier technology.
  • Collaborating with world-leading technology firms like Maxim Integrated shows the tremendous demand and value of our AI Virtual Smart Sensor Platform, Laila Danielsen, CEO of Elliptic Labs, explained.
  • Elliptic Labs truly pushes the boundaries of our smart amplifiers beyond just great audio and into touchless sensing, shared Kevin Ko, business manager of audio solutions at Maxim Integrated.
  • Elliptic Labs AI Virtual Smart Sensor Platform extends our audio amplifiers capabilities to enable designers and developers to provide unique sensing differentiation in their offerings at low power.

Liberty Global Publishes 2020 Corporate Responsibility Report

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 6:00am

Liberty Global (NASDAQ: LBTYA, LBTYB and LBTYK), one of the worlds leading converged broadband, video and communications companies, today publishes its Corporate Responsibility (CR) report for 2020.

Key Points: 
  • Liberty Global (NASDAQ: LBTYA, LBTYB and LBTYK), one of the worlds leading converged broadband, video and communications companies, today publishes its Corporate Responsibility (CR) report for 2020.
  • The report outlines some of the companys most important corporate responsibility achievements and milestones over the 12 months.
  • Mike Fries, CEO, Liberty Global comments: 2020 was unlike any other year in our lifetimes and I am incredibly proud of what we achieved when people needed us most.
  • Liberty Global (NASDAQ: LBTYA, LBTYB and LBTYK) is a world leader in converged broadband, video and mobile communications services.