Technology

Unstoppable Domains Partners with Unocoin to Lower Remittance Fees Across India

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 4:00am

[SAN FRANCISCO] -- Unstoppable Domains, a company building blockchain domain names, today announced that Unocoin , Indias first cryptocurrency exchange, will integrate .crypto blockchain domains to reduce remittance costs across India, and simultaneously simplify sending and receiving cryptocurrency.

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  • [SAN FRANCISCO] -- Unstoppable Domains, a company building blockchain domain names, today announced that Unocoin , Indias first cryptocurrency exchange, will integrate .crypto blockchain domains to reduce remittance costs across India, and simultaneously simplify sending and receiving cryptocurrency.
  • Starting today, Unocoin users can transact using human-readable addresses supported by .crypto domains [ex: brad.crypto] purchased through Unstoppable Domains.
  • With the support of cryptocurrencies, the remittance market is expected to soar in India, with cheaper, more efficient methods of sending money.
  • Unoicoin anticipates the partnership with Unstoppable Domains will boost the remittance market, and, in turn, contribute to economic growth, consumption, and investment.

Kioxia Commences Construction of New Fabrication Facility at Yokkaichi Plant to Support Sixth-Generation 3D Flash Memory Production

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 4:00am

The facility will be one of the most advanced manufacturing operations in the world, dedicated to production of its proprietary 3D flash memory BiCS FLASHTM.

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  • The facility will be one of the most advanced manufacturing operations in the world, dedicated to production of its proprietary 3D flash memory BiCS FLASHTM.
  • Construction of the new facility will be divided into two phases to allow for continued production and shipment of cutting-edge flash memory products to meet ongoing market demand.
  • Located in Yokkaichi Plant, which offers the worlds largest flash memory production capacity, the Fab7 facility will further boost Kioxias entire production capacity by introducing an advanced manufacturing system that utilizes AI.
  • Accordingly, Kioxia and Western Digital expect to continue their joint venture investments for the Fab7 facility, including the creation of sixth-generation 3D flash memory.

Bluebird Merchant Ventures (LSE: BMV) and Auric Network Provide Funding Updates

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 3:17am

BMV expects a third funding tranche on the week of the 15th, March 2021 that is designated for construction at Geochang (Kochang).

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  • BMV expects a third funding tranche on the week of the 15th, March 2021 that is designated for construction at Geochang (Kochang).
  • We are excited to be in partnership with Auric Network and Mine Foundation, utilizing a next-generation investment platform with a fully decentralized currency.
  • Currently, Auric Network is listed on Uniswap.org, a blockchain-based exchange.
  • To learn more, follow Auric Network on Twitter at @auric_network and BMV at @bluebirdIR
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Athena Security Launches Covid Occupancy Tracking And Concealed Gun DetectionTo Increase Public Health And Safety

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 3:00am

AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Athena Security today announces two major product launches for its smart security camera line up focused on mitigating gun violence and the spread of COVID.

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  • AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Athena Security today announces two major product launches for its smart security camera line up focused on mitigating gun violence and the spread of COVID.
  • "We are constantly innovating both on the gun detection and COVID prevention sides to increase our customer's ability to stop the spread of COVID and the misuse of guns throughout society," stated Lisa Falzone, Athena Security CEO and co-founder.
  • "With gun safety and COVID protections becoming so politicized, Athena Security is focused on automating public safeguards so that our schools, hospitals, places of worship and business are as secure as possible."
  • Headquartered in Austin, TX and founded by former Revel Systems founders Lisa Falzone and Chris Ciabarra, Athena Security is a cutting edge Apple iPad temperature detection and gun detection security camera startup.

Latest NVMe™ SSDs From Kioxia Now Available on Supermicro PCIe® 4.0 Server and Storage Platforms

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 2:33am

The transition to PCIe 4.0 is in full swing, and Kioxia Corporation , a world leader in memory solutions, is leading the way forward.

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  • The transition to PCIe 4.0 is in full swing, and Kioxia Corporation , a world leader in memory solutions, is leading the way forward.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210224006220/en/
    KIOXIA CM6, CD6 Series PCIe 4.0 NVMe SSDs (Photo: Business Wire)
    Users are moving to NVMe SSDs to address the demands of enterprise performance requirements, cloud-based data center architectures, and performance-centric and latency-sensitive applications.
  • At the center of this movement is heightened demand for NVMe-based storage where PCIe 4.0 is the latest performance upgrade, and Kioxias CM6 and CD6 Series SSDs are delivering these enhanced capabilities.
  • While NVMe SSDs are penetrating server platforms at an increased pace, interoperability between the two cannot be taken for granted.

Community Catalysts to Partner with STRIVE on Unique Online Program

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 2:25am

This partnership makes Community Catalysts of California the exclusive California provider of STRIVE WorldWIDE online educational content to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in California.

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  • This partnership makes Community Catalysts of California the exclusive California provider of STRIVE WorldWIDE online educational content to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities in California.
  • Community Catalysts of California and STRIVE will be working together over the next few months to implement Community Catalysts of Californias online educational program.
  • Everyone at STRIVE is thrilled with this new partnership with Community Catalysts of California.
  • We feel that Community Catalysts of California is a great fit for our goals and a significant next step for our program, said Dr. Anne Ryan, the Program Director of STRIVE WorldWIDE.

UK 4G smartphone owners could be entitled to a £480 million payout

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 1:17am

Around 29million Britons could be entitled to a payout after being overcharged for their smartphones, if a landmark claimby consumer champion Which?

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  • Around 29million Britons could be entitled to a payout after being overcharged for their smartphones, if a landmark claimby consumer champion Which?
  • LONDON, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --According to Which?, consumers could be owed acollective 482.5 million in damages from multi billion-dollar tech giant Qualcomm.
  • believes Qualcomm has breached UK competition law by taking advantage of its dominance in the patent-licensing and chipset markets.
  • "We believe Qualcomm's practices are anticompetitive and have so far taken around 480 million from UK consumers' pockets this needs to stop.

theScore Announces Pricing of Upsized Initial Public Offering in the United States

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 1:00am

Score Media and Gaming Inc. (theScore or the Company) (TSX: SCR) today announced the pricing of its previously-announced marketed public offering of the Companys Class A Subordinate Voting Shares (Class A Shares) in the United States and Canada.

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  • Score Media and Gaming Inc. (theScore or the Company) (TSX: SCR) today announced the pricing of its previously-announced marketed public offering of the Companys Class A Subordinate Voting Shares (Class A Shares) in the United States and Canada.
  • The size of the offering has been increased from the previously announced 5,000,000 Class A Shares.
  • The offering is expected to close on March 1, 2021, subject to customary closing conditions.
  • In connection with the offering, theScore filed a preliminary prospectus supplement to its base shelf prospectus with the securities regulatory authorities in each of the provinces of Canada, other than Qubec.

INVESTOR ALERT: Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Continues Investigation of Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (VLDR) on Behalf of Investors

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 1:00am

Law Offices of Howard G. Smith continues its investigation on behalf of Velodyne Lidar, Inc. ("Velodyne" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: VLDR ) investors concerning the Company and its officers possible violations of federal securities laws.

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  • Law Offices of Howard G. Smith continues its investigation on behalf of Velodyne Lidar, Inc. ("Velodyne" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: VLDR ) investors concerning the Company and its officers possible violations of federal securities laws.
  • In addition, Velodynes Board of Directors formally censured Mr. Hall and Ms. Hall.
  • On this news, Velodyne stock price fell $3.14, or approximately 15%, to close at $17.97 per share on February 22, 2021, thereby injuring investors.
  • This press release may be considered Attorney Advertising in some jurisdictions under the applicable law and ethical rules.

Silexica to Co-Present With Xilinx at the ISFPGA Conference 2021

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 12:31am

SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Silexica (Silexica.com) will be co-presenting with Xilinx, Inc. at the 29th International Symposium on Field-Programmable Gate Arrays (ISFPGA) 2021, the premier conference for presentation of advances in FPGA technology.

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  • SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Silexica (Silexica.com) will be co-presenting with Xilinx, Inc. at the 29th International Symposium on Field-Programmable Gate Arrays (ISFPGA) 2021, the premier conference for presentation of advances in FPGA technology.
  • In close collaboration with Xilinx, Silexica designed the new SLX Plugin to extend the capabilities of Vitis HLS as part of the Xilinx Open Source strategy.
  • "We are excited to co-present with Silexica to demonstrate how their SLX Plugin and SLX FPGA, together with the Vitis platform, are helping FPGA developers achieve better results."
  • The joint presentation at the ISFPGA is part of the tutorials and workshops day on Feb.28, 2021, 8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.PST.