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SmartMetric Says Evidence Shows That 39% of Consumers Who Wrongly Have Their Credit Card Declined Stop Using That Credit Card for Future Purchases

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 4:58pm

When a card user's card is falsely declined, a major credit card brand says cardholders tend to change attitudes around the card and retailers.

Key Points: 
  • When a card user's card is falsely declined, a major credit card brand says cardholders tend to change attitudes around the card and retailers.
  • SmartMetric makes a biometric card that uses the SmartMetric ultra small fully functional fingerprint scanner that is embedded inside the credit card.
  • Using the power of biometric security technology SmartMetric brings the ultimate in card user authentication to the credit card.
  • To view the SmartMetric Biometric Card please follow this link - Video of the SmartMetric Biometric Card .

Alliant Adds Los Angeles-Based Jennifer Blair to West Coast Benefits Team

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 4:50pm

Alliant has added Los Angeles-based Jennifer Blair to its West Coast Employee Benefits team.

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  • Alliant has added Los Angeles-based Jennifer Blair to its West Coast Employee Benefits team.
  • Her arrival further expands the reach and service profile of our West Coast operation.
  • Blair joins Alliant with a multifaceted background that includes employee benefits, human resources, HR tech, and payroll.
  • Prior to joining Alliant, Blair was Vice President with a Southern California-based insurance and employee benefits consulting firm.

Accelerating Human Tissue Engineering Research: Prellis Biologics Launches TissueWorkshop™

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 5:00pm

View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20191210005837/en/

Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20191210005837/en/
    This is a rendering of the "Dense Curves" 3D scaffold offered by Prellis Biologics and designed with its new TissueWorkshop web-based interface tailored for biologists and tissue engineers.
  • The time it took to design a single file is prohibitive for us to quickly answer relevant 3D tissue engineering questions, said Prellis Biologics CEO Melanie Matheu, PhD.
  • Gavan Wilhite, founder of AltspaceVR , developed this novel approach to human tissue engineering specifically with biologists and tissue engineers in mind.
  • The combined resolution and speed of Prellis Biologics printing technology allows for full human organ systems to be created with cell-compatible biomatrices.

Carnegie Learning’s Middle School Math Solution Gets Updated Near-Perfect Score from EdReports

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 4:46pm

Carnegie Learning announced today that EdReports.org has published a new report increasing the score of Carnegie Learnings Middle School Math Solution to 69 points out of a potential 70.

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  • Carnegie Learning announced today that EdReports.org has published a new report increasing the score of Carnegie Learnings Middle School Math Solution to 69 points out of a potential 70.
  • Carnegie Learnings High School Math Solution was also recently reviewed by EdReports, and earned a near-perfect score.
  • The Carnegie Learning High School Math Solution, which was reviewed by EdReports this year, also received top marks, including perfect scores for Focus & Coherence and Rigor & Mathematical Practices.
  • We are very proud to receive near-perfect ratings for both our Middle School and High School Math Solutions, says Barry Malkin, CEO of Carnegie Learning.

Ubiquity Completes Investment in San Diego’s First-Ever, Open-Access Fiber Network

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 4:42pm

Ubiquity is working with Netly to bring a city-wide, open-access fiber network to Solana Beach, CA and surrounding areas.

Key Points: 
  • Ubiquity is working with Netly to bring a city-wide, open-access fiber network to Solana Beach, CA and surrounding areas.
  • Ubiquitys goal is to invest in communications infrastructure that empowers communities for the future, said Ajay Ghanekar, Managing Partner of Ubiquity.
  • The open-access network is designed to accommodate all current and future fiber uses, including long-term contracts with: mobile carriers, government entities, utilities, edge computing and other broadband providers.
  • Ubiquity is a private infrastructure investment platform that seeks to invest, develop and manage critical communications infrastructure throughout the United States.

ATSG Launches New Website

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 5:01pm

Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATSG) is proud to announce the launch of its newly redesigned website at https://www.atsginc.com/ .

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  • Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATSG) is proud to announce the launch of its newly redesigned website at https://www.atsginc.com/ .
  • The new site features a streamlined design, improved functionality, and quick access to essential information to help investors make well-informed decisions about ATSG.
  • Tools include an investment calculator, stock charts, and easy-to-access email alerts for ATSG announcements.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20191210005829/en/
    ATSG Launches New Website (Photo: Business Wire)
    The new website provides visitors with a comprehensive overview of the ATSG family of companies and showcases the companys focused approach to marketing and recruitment across its many growing businesses, including Cargo Aircraft Management, Airborne Global Solutions, ABX Air, Air Transport International, Omni Air International, Airborne Maintenance and Engineering Services, PEMCO Conversions, and LGSTX Services.

SentryOne Rounds Out 2019 With Six New Awards

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 4:35pm

The companys latest award wins include:

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  • The companys latest award wins include:
    Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Ranking SentryOne was ranked #303 by Deloitte as a disruptor and fast-growing technology company.
  • Database Trends & Applications Trend-Setting Products in Data Management and Analysis in 2020 SentryOne SQL Sentry was one of 100 solutions recognized as a trend-setting product by DBTA.
  • Stevie Awards for Great Employers SentryOne received the Bronze Stevie Award for Great Employers.
  • SentryOne empowers Microsoft data professionals to build, test, document, and monitor SQL Server, Azure SQL Database, and the Microsoft Data Platform.

Yonder Leverages Snowflake and Zepl to Give Brands a Foundation of Authentic Intelligence

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 4:34pm

Yonder is a fast-growing authentic internet company on a mission to give the online world the same amount of cultural context as the offline world.

Key Points: 
  • Yonder is a fast-growing authentic internet company on a mission to give the online world the same amount of cultural context as the offline world.
  • The combined efficiency of Snowflake and Zepl empowers Yonder to create new features faster and provide customers with better contextualized and actionable insights.
  • Before Snowflake and Zepl, Yonders team of 9 data scientists dealt with long research cycles and clumsy Python and Jupyter notebooks.
  • Weve built our entire data pipeline and ETL process on top of Snowflake, said Chip Young, Lead Data Architect at Yonder.

Perficient to Discuss Real-World AI Applications for the Financial Services Industry at AI Summit New York

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 4:33pm

Emerging technologies like AI lend themselves to a perception that they can solve complex, challenging business issues in a very short time frame, said Christine Livingston, Chief Strategist of AI, Perficient.

Key Points: 
  • Emerging technologies like AI lend themselves to a perception that they can solve complex, challenging business issues in a very short time frame, said Christine Livingston, Chief Strategist of AI, Perficient.
  • Perficient helps companies align their AI investment with scalable use cases by establishing strategies that incorporate centers of excellence (CoE) structures and capability maps.
  • Livingston will discuss the successful AI implementation during AI Summit New York.
  • For more information about Perficients expertise in AI and the financial services industry, subscribe to Perficients blog, or follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn .

Luminati Statement on Trend Micro

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 4:28pm

Luminati brought this case in May 2019 to recover from harm it suffered as a result of Trend Micros false and misleading December 2018 Report about Luminati.

Key Points: 
  • Luminati brought this case in May 2019 to recover from harm it suffered as a result of Trend Micros false and misleading December 2018 Report about Luminati.
  • The court also noted that it is not required to close its eyes to the fact that Trend Micro sells products that combat the supposed problems Trend Micro claims to have identified in the disputed Report.
  • The court further found that a reasonable reader would not understand the Trend Micro statements that Luminati identified as false to be only opinions and not facts.
  • Despite numerous attempts by Luminati, Trend Micro has refused to address the inaccuracies in its Report.