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Wearable Devices to Incorporate Flexible Nanosensors
A group of researchers and scientists from the Universidad Politecnica de Madrid (UPM) have developed a way of manufacturing optical nanosensors on regular adhesive tapes. Over and above that the researchers have also demonstrated the various potential applications of the same. flexible nanosensors
Published Date: February 26
Highly Intense Electron Beams Can Now be Bent with Crystal
A team of researchers and scientists at SLAC’s National Accelerator Laboratory has shown that a silicon crystal which is bent has the capacity to even bend routes of highly energetic and focused beams of electrons way more than the magnets that are used these days. This technique can be applie
Published Date: February 26
Better Solar Cells Performance with the Help of Magnetic Nanoparticles
As per observations, magnetic nanoparticles possess the capacity to enhance solar cells’ performances that are made of polymers; however that depends on the right mix. By weight, if even a percent worth of such a nanoparticle is added to the solar cells makes it way more efficient. These concl
Published Date: February 26
Eiffel Tower Goes Green with the Installation of Next Gen Wind Turbines
The Eiffel Tower has made almost three decades without any major upgrades. However, after almost 30 years, the French iconic tower has undergone a rather contemporary transformation. Complete with solar panels and LED lighting, the tower now showcases the next gen addition of two customized wind tur
Published Date: February 26
Apple, Google, and Other Leading Global Companies Bet on Green Energy
While the world populace is standing on the verge of carrying their phone charger around for the foreseeable future, Apple has yet again sought an exemplary approach to transform its own energy supplies. The tech giant, recently announced that the company has committed itself to a US$850 million agr
Published Date: February 26
North Sea Energy Sector Needs Impetus to Kick Start Operations
A government energy regulator said that British energy sector needs to pull up its socks to tap into the remaining energy reserves in the North Sea. Competitiveness and efficiency in operations will help the companies operating in the sector to generate gains from the available resources.  T
Published Date: February 26
Comcast Posts 0.6% Profit
Comcast, the largest and among the most popular mass media companies in the world let alone the United States of America, has reported profits of US$1.93 billion for the fourth quarter of the last year. The prices of shares of Comcast landed at 74 cents per share. This represents a steady growth of
Published Date: February 26
Telkom Plans Rp800 Billion Investment in Business Services
Telkom has been among the top dogs in the Indonesian telecom market for many years running. The state-owned telecom giant is planning a massive investment to expand into new areas to outperform market growth. PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia, better known as Telkom, is planning a huge investment of Rp800
Published Date: February 26
Business Services among Least Secure Online Sectors
Computer security firm FireEye has come up with an analysis that will surely give some top dogs in the business services sector quite a few sleepless nights. Mandiant, one of the many divisions of cyber security giant FireEye, has revealed that business services were among the most hacked and intrud
Published Date: February 26
Jobs in manufacturing and construction to plunge in 10 years
Automation has also drawn debate, talk, and flak around it. While a few argue that automation will lead to a huge loss of employment, there is another set that believes that it can lead to creation of new jobs that will replace the old one. A school of thought believes that automation will not be su
Published Date: February 26
Manufacturing Sector to Have 2 Million Unfilled Jobs
A report published by Manufacturing Institute and Deloitte states, about 2 million manufacturing jobs in U.S. will remain unfilled in the coming ten years due to poorly skilled labor. However, certain skeptics believe this situation can be salvaged if manufacturers increase their wages.  The
Published Date: February 26
JSCC and Lambuth Collaborate for a Manufacturing Course
University of Memphis at Lambuth and Jackson State Community College agreed to start a combined technology management program that will benefit all of Jackson students. This will help students to be a part of JSCC and finish at Lambuth. The degree earned at the end of this program can be put to use
Published Date: February 26
Flex Technologies to Move into the Business of Programmable Chip Technologies
Flex Logic Technologies, one of Silicon Valley’s startups has recently declared that it has entered the business arena of retailing of new programmable chip technologies to the manufacturers of hardware. It is believed that the group has come up with field programmable gate arrays that apart f
Published Date: February 25
Russia to Supply Surface to Surface Advanced Missiles to Iran
Iran has been offered advanced surface to surface missiles by Russia after it did away with a deal similar to this back in 2010. This was because the UN placed sanctions of the nuclear program of Tehran. Such deals generally don’t go down very well with Washington since majority of the western
Published Date: February 25
Defense Deal Signed between the UAE and Ukraine for Further Military Cooperation
Petro Poroshenko, President of Ukraine has declared a deal that involves an unspecified technical and military cooperation with the UAE. And these negotiations are taking place between the U.S. and several unspecified countries of Europe. This deal points out to the fact that Ukraine not only seeks
Published Date: February 25
GE Develops Cost Effective RIFD Tags to Detect Explosives
After days of relentless research, GE Global Research has finally developed the next generation sensors for cargo shipping. These cost effective sensors will help to detect the chemicals used in explosives or any other kind of hazardous materials at shipping ports.  The company partnered wit
Published Date: February 25
US Department of Transportation Study Predicts 10 Derailments Every Year
A recent survey conducted by Department of Transportation in the United States revealed that the trains hauling crude oil or ethanol are likely to derail 10 times a year on an average over the period of next two decades. Such derailments will result in an estimated damage of US$4 billion. They surve
Published Date: February 25
Company Fines US$361,000 for Crude Oil Derailment
A civil fine of US$361,000 was proposed by environmental officers at Virginia against CSX Transportation Inc. for a derailment in 2014 that dumped 30,000 gallons of crude oil in and around the James River.  As revealed by sources, an order of consent was released on Monday by the state Depar
Published Date: February 25
US To Allow High-Tech Employees’ Spouses to Apply for Work Visa
The US Government announced its plans to allow spouses of high-tech foreign nationals to apply for a work permit. This move comes as the government attempts to simplify processes for families trying to obtain green cards. The regulation for H-1B visas was first initiated in 2014 and finalized by Pre
Published Date: February 25
Instagram Promises Travel Brands Much More than Other Platforms
A few years ago big hotel brands and destination marketeers took to tweeting and blogging to promote their enterprises. However, that did not earn them as such return on investment as they hoped for due to SEO setbacks and failed viral hashtags. After all that they have tried with not much to boast
Published Date: February 25
NexTravel To Make Corporate Travel Easy
NexTravel is all set to make booking travel for work purposes easy for both employees and employers. It intends to create a platform that will have better search results for flights and hotels, along with an a way of tracking and managing costs.  Though regular users have simple online inter
Published Date: February 25
Pfizer Resumes Staff Cuts During Reorganization
Pfizer has reportedly resumed trimming its research and development staff. Dean Mastrojohn, Pfizer spokesperson, recently responded to a query about the same, saying that staff cuts are being carried out. He did not comment on the number of jobs that are being cut. Pfizer said that the company ha
Published Date: February 25
Meritage Pharma Bought Out for Over US$70 Million
Shire, the drug maker from Dublin, has successfully acquired the U.S. based Meritage Pharma for at least US$70 million. The move has allowed Shire to advance its gastro drug market. Shire stated that they have gained rights to buy Meritage, a privately held firm, in a connection with its US$4.2 b
Published Date: February 25
More Duty on Imported Medical Devices by Indian Government
Catheters, stents, pacemakers, and other such medical devices may soon become increasingly expensive in India as the country’s government shows signs of increasing their basic custom duty by 5 per cent on all medical devices that are imported. Currently, the customs duty on imported medical
Published Date: February 25
£10 Million Deal for Teesside Chemicals Producer
Chemoxy, a Teesside-based company, manufactures solvents of an environmentally friendly nature. It also makes other industrial grade chemicals and has recently managed to earn £10 million as growth capital from a £2.5 billion fund that was created by the five biggest banks in the U.K. Th
Published Date: February 24
Australian Businesses Guided to Better Connect with Asia
The businesses in Australia have been informed that they can benefit from Australia’s newly introduced free trade agreements with South Korea, China, and Japan. This was discussed at a specific business forum on Tuesday, in Sydney.  The Future Asia Business Luncheon featured the CEO an
Published Date: February 24
Singapore SEO Caters the Best SEO Services for Businesses
The Singapore SEO services have been the best so far for the past several years. The country has valued their customers for a long time and continues to dedicatedly serve businesses with premium SEO services across the country.  Many businesses find it hard to achieve rankings and get the pe
Published Date: February 24
Orange Purchases Orascom’s Right in Mobinil (ECMS)
Orange and OTMT have together agreed that Orange is ready to purchase all the market shares. It would also include the voting rights that are supposedly held directly or indirectly by OTMT in the ECMS. The company is Egypt’s dominant mobile telecom providers. Signed by both the parties in Apri
Published Date: February 24
A new Phone Designed to Serve Especially the Disabled
A new innovative smartphone can also be easily used by people with disabilities who cannot use their hands. An Israel-based company has developed one such smartphone that essentially targets people with disabilities. The smartphone features hands-free operations and functions by keeping track of the
Published Date: February 23
Defense Contractor Lockheed Martin Corp. to pay $62 million in Settlement of 401(k) Case
Lockheed Martin Corp. has agreed to pay a sum of nearly US$62 million for settling a case in which the company’s employees had accused the company of mismanagement of their 401(k) retirement plans, court papers that were made public on this Friday reveal. In the case filed in the East St. L
Published Date: February 23
No near-term Sales of F-35 War Planes in the Gulf: Pentagon
The United States has stated that it is not expecting any near-term sales for the F-35 jet planes in the Gulf region, stating that the fourth-generation models in current military aircraft, with new upgrades, are capable enough of effectively handling the threats currently faced by the region. 
Published Date: February 23
Telecom Italia Ruled out Any Investment in Oi
According to Mr. Marco Patuano, the CEO of Telecom Italia is not going for any deal to unite TIM Brasil, the Brazilian subsidiary of Telecom Italia, with its competitor Oi. Addressing at the presentation of a US$15.85 business plan to speed up the expansion of the fixed and mobile broadband network
Published Date: February 23
Telecom workers give Consent to End Strike in New England
The telecom union members agreed to end a 4-month long strike by around 1,800 workers at FairPoint Communications, a giant in landline telecommunications industry in northern New England, the union officials announced on Sunday. Members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical and Communicatio
Published Date: February 23
Spark sold Cook Islands Telecom stake for US$23 million
Spark has sold its 60% share in Telecom Cook Islands, the current telecommunications operator in the Cook Islands, for US$23 million, to an association of local investors named Teleraro. The Cook Islands government has kept its 40% share. Simon Mutter, the new boss of Spark said that it is divisi
Published Date: February 23
Rolls Royce to Manufacture a High End Luxury SUV
Rolls Royce, in its major project for diversification will be manufacturing an ultra luxury SUV. According to Torsten Mueller Oetvoes, CEO of Rolls Royce, the luxury sedans manufacturing company will be manufacturing cars that offer the Rolls Royce experience in an automobile that can run on each an
Published Date: February 20
Apple to Make an Entry in the Automobile Industry with the Introduction of Electric Vehicles
Apple has discretely been working towards designing a certain type of automobile. And at present, the company is motivating it team to start the manufacturing of an electric vehicle by 2020. Automakers take a time period of five or seven years for developing a vehicle. This could in a way underscore
Published Date: February 20
Royal Enfield Sales Surpasses Harley Davidson
The world’s most popular class of motorcycles, Harley Davidson lost its number one ranking to Royal Enfield, which is an Indian motorcycles brand and is lesser known in the global market for motorcycles. The manufacturer of Royal Enfield aims at dominating the global market for midsized motorc
Published Date: February 20
Turkey Refuses to Integrate New Missile Defense System with NATO’s
Turkey has been conducting certain negotiations with a company in China. The Defense Minister added that the bid assessment had been completed successfully and there was no new official that had been received in the tender. The country also says it will not integrate the long-range missile defense s
Published Date: February 20
Israel Accused of Inappropriate Leaks on Iran Nuclear Program Talks says the U.S.
The Israeli officials had disqualified US negotiations on the nuclear program set by the Iran, said The White House on Wednesday. They criticized it as a continuous practice leaking information out of context. The president of the U.S. administration is alert of the terrible need to maintain the
Published Date: February 20
Amid Greek debt talks, Markets across the Globe become Cautious
As news of a breakthrough in Greece’s debt talks was subdued across the global markets on Friday, most of the markets in Asia had shut down for the Lunar New Year holidays.  In terms of share, France lost 0.6 percent (CAC 40) to about 4,802.48. Similarly, Germany’s DAX dropped at
Published Date: February 20
Nifty Shed 62 Points, a Winning 7-Day Snap with Streak
Equities set out an impressive seven-day upsurge earlier on Friday. The profit emerged as the benchmark Nifty plunged by a fierce 62 points on the National Stock Exchange (NSE).  However, there was extreme caution that was brought back into the spotlight after two major events, added the F&a
Published Date: February 20
Study on Sustainable Chemistry Achieved NSF Award
Mr. Jeffery Byers, an assistant professor of chemistry, whose research aims at the development of sustainable chemistry that includes the catalytic synthesis of new, eco-friendly polymers, has earned a CAREER award from the National Science Foundation, the most prestigious grant of the agency for ju
Published Date: February 20
Metals, Inorganic & Organic Compounds, Graphene, CNT to be the Functional Materials for Future Electronics
The chemistry of the novel electrics and electronics is a key to its opportunities in future, whether it is edible, invisible, biodegradable, tightly roll-able, deploying the memristor logic of the human mind or having any other former- impossible capacity in a developed device. De-risking that mate
Published Date: February 20
Researchers Constructed Atomically Chemical Sensors and Thin Gas
A bit recent innovation of Graphene, a two-dimensional layered material having unusual and attractive electronic, and thermal, and optical properties, had led scientists to find for other atomically thin materials with exclusive properties. Molybdenum disulfide is considered as to be one of the most
Published Date: February 20
Modi Urges Foreign Defence Firms to Strategic Partners than Just Sellers
In a bid to reduce India’s dependence of defence imports, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has promised to create a supportive environment for manufacturers with a discrimination-free tax system. He has urged foreign enterprises to strategic partners in this initiative and not just sellers. At
Published Date: February 19
Study: Garment Manufacturing Jobs Saves Lives for Bangladeshi Women
A recent study by University of Washington indicates that the life of a Bangladeshi garment factory worker might not be an easy one, but it sure increases the chances of a young Bangladeshi woman to avert early marriage and childbirth.  In the last 30 years, the garment making sector has gro
Published Date: February 19
Turnover for German Construction Equipment Industry Increases by 8%
The German manufacturing sector in the construction equipment segment recorded a turnover of EUR8.4 billion in 2014, which was higher by 8% as compared to last year. However, this turnover is the same as it was in 2006.  According to Managing Director of Liebherr EMtec GmbH and, Deputy Chair
Published Date: February 19
Colorado Energy Coalition Gets Chris Hansen on Board
Director of Energy Insight for IHS Inc. a global market intelligence firm based in Douglas Country. Hansen will assume the responsibility of the position left vacant by Senior Manager of Communications and Public Affairs for Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association Inc of Westminster, Mr. L
Published Date: February 19
Clean Energy Finds Foothold in Stock Market
In December last year, SolarCity, a company who finances installation of rooftop solar power system across household and business sector issued bonds worth US$200 million. The bond is available in the stock market as investments for common man who has a bank account and at least US$1,000 for investm
Published Date: February 19
Intensity of Per Household Energy Demands in US to Decrease by 16% Between 2012 and 2040
According to reports, a considerable plunge in the household sector energy usage has been noted in recent years. The significant decrease in the rate of pre-household energy consumption has been registered as well. Residential Energy Consumption Survey, an analysis by EIA conducted since the year 19
Published Date: February 19
Xcor Aerospace with Fortpoint Automotive Aiming to Attract more Indians for Space Tourism
A few Indians that have booked their tickets in a passenger spacecraft which will blast them into space, at 100 km beyond the planet’s gravity to a spot which will be seen as the curvature of our planet have to shell out around US$100,000 for a price of Rs. 62 lakh. Xcor Aerospace, which is
Published Date: February 18
Apple Planning to Increase its Product Range Beyond Mobile Devices
The big technology giant, Apple is planning to look beyond its mobile devices to make a self-driving electric car. Currently, it is talking to expert carmakers and many other automotive suppliers, according to an auto industry source familiar with the discussions stated few days ago. The Californ
Published Date: February 18
HPM donating Honda City CNG Version for Research to BPPT
The Japanese car maker Honda has donated a compressed natural gas version of its compact Honda City sedan car to the research agency called the Agency for the Assessment and Application of Technology which is BPPT on this Monday to support the agency’s research on alternative fuel. The head
Published Date: February 18
Q3 Dip for Sun Pharma; Firm Claims U.S. Disruption as Cause
Sun Pharmaceutical’s stock fell 2.7 per cent on Monday, after relaying disappointing results over the previous weekend regarding the third quarter of FY2015. American sales fell nearly 5 per cent, despite a positive output by its subsidiary in the U.S., Taro. Since the U.S. accounts for nea
Published Date: February 18
Pharma Critic Nominated into AstraZeneca Board
A well-known pharmaceuticals industry critic has been nominated by the board of AstraZeneca. Professor Cori Bargmann is a U.S. scientist who has commonly used Twitter to post strongly critical views about the pharma business. Her critical views also include GlaxoSmithKline, a rival of the U.K. domes
Published Date: February 18
Fresenius Kabi Sells CFL to NewCo
Fresenius Kabi has sold its cancer drug compounding business CFL BmGH to NewCo Pharma GmBH. The business was sold about five years after the parent compant spent €42 million to buy the German compounding facility. The deal will now get NewCo Pharma GmBH, the Manheim based company, full contr
Published Date: February 18
Prices going Down for Food and Non-alcoholic Beverages
The inflation rate for January 2015 on year-on-year basis as calculated based on the all items, Consumer Price Index was placed at -1.28%, with a decline of 0.48% points on the December 2014 rate of 0.80%. The Zimbabwe Statistical Agency told in a statement that this sums up to costs as measured
Published Date: February 18
WhiteWave Foods Issued Robust Earnings for Last Fiscal
WhiteWave Foods issued impressive earnings on Feb. 12, 2015, but executives also emphasized on various inventive product plans and initiatives to construct a new R&D unit to support future development. Novel product launches scheduled throughout the year consist of frozen fruit and vegetable
Published Date: February 18
Interpol and Europol seize Illicit Food and Drink
A police operation that took place globally has resulted in the capturing of 2,500 tones of illegal food and beverages, containing out-of-date seafood, counterfeit alcohol, and mislabeled coffee. The combined operation between Interpol and Europol, which is named Opson IV conducted from December
Published Date: February 18
CDSCO Proposes Amendment to Include Medical Devices Under Drug Control Act
The Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (CDSCO) is likely to include medical devices ranging from heart stents to artificial limbs under the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940. The organization will present this amendment in the upcoming Parliament session. The CDSCO officials reported that the d
Published Date: February 17
Smart Insulin to Revolutionize Type 1 Diabetes is Managed and Controlled
The development of smart insulin is likely to revolutionize the way Type 1 diabetes is managed and controlled by patients. As scientists are working on trials, they report that Type 1 diabetics will no long have to inject themselves with regular shots of insulin every day before meals, as this unit
Published Date: February 17
Scientists at Cambridge University Identify a Molecule that can Contain Alzheimer’s
A team of scientists at Cambridge University working in partnership with a few more in Estonia and Sweden have identified a molecule that may hinder or block the progression of Alzheimer’s disease at an important state of development. This news has sparked a whole new discussion of new line of
Published Date: February 17
China Jan FDI Reaches the Highest in Four Years
In January, China accumulated around $13.9 billion in FDI. This value was up by 29.4 percent from a year earlier. The value is the highest in nearly four years said Commerce Ministry earlier on Monday.  However, analysts cautioned the users about getting into too many details regarding the e
Published Date: February 17
Harper Government’s New LNG Tax Breaks in Federal Budget
Reuters report that in the upcoming budget for companies, the federal government plans to cater new tax breaks that will look to set-up LNG export terminals. Based on an ATI request, this insight on the internal records has come to light that is only obtained by Reuters.      New p
Published Date: February 17
American Technology Giants Eyeing to Takeover Monitise
Monitise has put itself up for auction in the previous month. Executives of Monitise are believed to have met with the prospective purchasers in the US, the previous week, as the British company wants additional capital to materialize expansion plans. Other possible bidders that are supposed to h
Published Date: February 17
Infosys Takes over Technology Startup Panaya in a US$200 million Deal
Infosys is procuring a startup named Panaya that assists companies in managing key changes to their software systems, in the first signature acquirement by Mr. Vishal Sikka after he took over as the CEO in August, 2014. Panaya, which has generated US$59 million from venture capital investors, consis
Published Date: February 17
NSA Camouflaged Spying Software in Hard Drive Firmware – The U.S. National Security Agency
According to the former operatives and the cyber researchers, the National Security Agency of the U.S. has identified how to camouflage spying software within hard drives created by Western Digital, Toshiba, Seagate and other top producers, providing the agency the methods to eavesdrop on the majori
Published Date: February 17
Google to Enter in Telecom Market in the U.S.
Google has announced that it will bring in ultra-fast internet to around eighteen cities of the U.S.A. It has announced pilot trial of an economical, modular smartphone. It has joined a significant lobbying unit for minion telecom organization. And as of now, Google is considering an admission into
Published Date: February 16
Liquid Telecom Generated US$150 million to Develop Broadband in Africa
The telecoms group, Liquid Telecom, focusing at constructing superior broadband in parts of Africa than that is available in the United Kingdom, has generated US$150 million to spread its superfast fiber networks in the entire continent. The group is led by African telecoms organization Econet Wirel
Published Date: February 16
Big Telecom Attempted to Eliminate Net Neutrality Even Before it was a Concept
The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission has recently announced that he would ask to re-categorize broadband internet as a regular carrier service so that the government could implement the net neutrality rules, supported by President Obama even. Some Republicans in Congress and telecom
Published Date: February 16
LG Display Accuses Samsung Display Employees of tech theft
A new conflict has spurred between LG Display and Samsung Display regarding the charges of technology theft by the latter. LG Display has stated that the Chief Executive Officer of an LG Display subcontractor and employees of Samsung Display stole and sold LG’s technology. In a recent state
Published Date: February 16
Israel Urges European Jews to Immigrate to Israel after Denmark Attacks
Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has urged European Jews to Israel after the recent killing of a Jewish synagogue guard in Copenhagen, who was killed along with another person in a gun-shot attack in the Danish capital. Netanyahu stated that such attacks are expected to keep on co
Published Date: February 16
Shares of Chinese Electric Cars Jump Amid Speculations that Apple is Entering the Market
Shares of companies related to electric vehicles have jumped in China, and are expected to further benefit amid speculations that Apple Corp. is planning to enter the industry of electric cars.   BYD Co., a company that manufactures batteries for electric cars, observed a surge in its shares
Published Date: February 16
Construction of Advanced Manufacturing Facilities Approved by HGTC
The construction of the two new Advanced Manufacturing Centers of the Horry Georgetown Technical College is about to commence soon. These centers will be located at Conway and Georgetown. When Board of Commissioners of HGTC met on Tuesday they unanimously approved for the edifice of the new centers.
Published Date: February 13
Excessive Dependence on Fossil Fuels to Exhaust its Resources Fast
When natural gas field was first discovered in Gulf of Thailand way back in 1981, it was perceived as a major breakthrough that would propel economic prosperity in Thailand. One cannot deny that energy generated from indigenous sources played a crucial role in orchestrating rapid industrialization i
Published Date: February 12
Google Buys Altamont Wind Energy Power; Gearing up to Give it a Makeover
Google has been spending billions of dollar on promoting clean energy projects. According to reports, it has spent approximately $1.5 billion worldwide to initiate clean energy projects that would reduce pollution emission when millions of users watch videos on YouTube, send emails, or search links
Published Date: February 12
EROI to Help Policymakers Arrive at Best Energy Mix
The advent of modern society can be traced back to almost a century and a half, when energy was first derived from coal to make steam and steel, escalating common men out of poverty into the dawn of modern lifestyle. With the discovery of oil as a potent energy resource, obtaining power became easie
Published Date: February 12
Automotive Program Making a Return on Trenton Central High School
After a hiatus of 15 years, the superintendent, Mr. Francisco Duran made an announcement on Wednesday about the return of the automotive program of the Trenton Central High School. Mr. Duran stated in a press release that they heard from community groups, families, business partners, and alumni a
Published Date: February 12
TowerSec Ecushield Provides Solutions to Automotive Cyber Security Challenge
Security vehicles from cyber threats are a key issue. A recent released report by the Senator, Mr. Edward J. Markey stated the requirement for automotive cyber security as advanced technologies unlock the door to hackers. While approving the Senator Markey that new standards are needed to bridge
Published Date: February 12
Telenav Develops Automotive Presence with New Office in Japan
Telenav, the location-based platform services, which is the market leader, today declared the opening of its automotive office based in Japan and the main hirings of Masaya Hashida and Hiroshi Miyamoto as Director of Customer Solutions and Director of Business Development, respectively.  The
Published Date: February 12
Global Shoppers Cheer for Mobile Shopping Experience
Consumers today have grown so accustomed to technology that they prefer browsing through any information they need on the go. Shopping at fingertips for instance, has become the latest mantra of the nation. According to a recent survey titled new Retail Consumer Sentiment Survey published by Merkle
Published Date: February 11
Voltas to Diversify Operations to Explore Consumer Space
The pattern of consumer expenditure in discretionary space is changing rapidly. In order to capitalize on the present market opportunities, Voltas, one of the leading Tata Group companies, is gearing up to make way for some of its most prominent brands in the space of consumer durables. Voltas took
Published Date: February 11
L’Oreal Made its Way into 50 Most Innovative Companies in the World
In what could be stated as yet another feather on the cap, L’Oreal made it into the Fast Company’s list of “50 Most Innovative Companies in the World”, for 2015. The companies that showcase exemplary achievements in business and innovation gets a chance to feature its name in
Published Date: February 11
General Motor Facing Twin Roadblocks to Rebuild its Cadillac Brand
The strategy of General Motor’s for rebuilding the brand of Cadillac has hit two twin blocks which the car company cannot persuade the sedan buyers from America to switch from foreign competitors which include Mercedes and BMW. Another issue they are facing is that they cannot produce enough o
Published Date: February 11
Takata Corp. Planning to Double its Output of Replacement Airbag Inflators
The corporation Takata is in a race to meet their huge backlog of replacement airbag inflators order. They have planned to increase their production to 900 thousand units per a month by September. The representative from the company, Jared Levy stated that they are boosting their output replacement
Published Date: February 11
Compact, Premium SUV Sales to Reach the 500,000 Mark this Year
According to forecasts, the sale of compact premium self utility vehicles in European region is poised to reach top half of a million for the first time this year, as a new range of model launches will be happening from big brands such BMW, Mercedes Benz, Land Rover. This market segment has grown
Published Date: February 11
Factors Governing the Falling Global Prices of Oil
The major drop in oil prices that the world has been witnessing over the past few months is a grave cause of concern for several economic forecasters. This trend of falling oil prices reaffirms the universal law that states that excess of something good may not after all be as good in the long run,
Published Date: February 10
European Union Faces Slump in Energy Consumption
As per latest statistics, the European Union at present is exhibiting abysmal levels of energy consumption. Such low levels were earlier observed more than twenty years back. The annual oil consumption in EU in 2013 was by far the least mainly because of the euro zone economic crisis. In fact, in 20
Published Date: February 10
Global Solar Manufacturing Industry on an Expansion Mode
The previous year had been a remarkable year for the global solar market. As against the situation in 2013, solar deployment in 2014 had risen by almost 40%. At present, the expanding solar industry provides greater than 173000 employment opportunities and the 3rd biggest solar market all over the w
Published Date: February 10
Netflix Plans to Stream in Cuba While People Use No Broadband
According to President Obama’s announcement for a deal to improve economic relations with Cuba just got the American corporate took high interests by descending on the island. Among the varied, one step that took place on Monday was the announcement of Netflix’s new operations in the cou
Published Date: February 10
International Energy Firms Claim Growth and Development Memo is ‘Lip Service’
According to the international and domestic energy companies, the Prime Minster of India has invested 10 months and still nothing has changed in the oil and gas industry. They commented that all this is lip service as no regulatory authorities or partner companies have planned or worked together in
Published Date: February 10
SOHONet Vies for Cloud Infrastructure Services for Film Industry through NYSE:IBM
SOHONet has recently announced its offering of SoftLayer infrastructure-as-a-service platform to various film and media network companies.  The company deals in global data management. It had turned to IBM Cloud to meet various demands in the field of computers. The global rigorous customer
Published Date: February 10
New Law Pressurizes Medical Device Companies to Hire Pharmacists
An organization headed by biotech companies in Michigan is attempting to find a way to men a law that is pressurizing medical device companies to hire pharmacists. The law in question is the Pharmacy Control and Drug Practice law, Public Act 280 which came into effect on September 30, 2014. The l
Published Date: February 10
Novartis’ New Drug for Heart Comes with a Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease
A drug by Novartis LCZ696, developed for heart failure is all set to gain its FDA approval by the end of this year. Though researchers predict this drug to be a soaring hit, the speculations that it could be a precursor to Alzheimer’s disease hang heavy in the air. This controversy might just
Published Date: February 10
Smart Insulin Offer Great Relief to Type 1 Diabetics
With the latest discovery of smart insulin, diabetics across the globe could be spared the burden of constantly monitoring blood sugar levels. The new compound devised by scientists is so far been tested on mice and is found to be effective. If the “smart insulin” is to be a reality it w
Published Date: February 10
Myntra to Go Entirely Mobile Soon
Myntra, the e-commerce giant in India is planning to cut out its presence on the web and exist only on mobiles. This decision largely testifies the huge growth of mobile internet in the country. Myntra has collectively reached the targets of billion dollar sales with Flipkart, the other major e-comm
Published Date: February 10
Microsoft Develops Office that Responds to Voice Commands
The freshly leaked screenshots of Work Assistant for Windows Phone shows many interesting things. If the screenshots are to be believed then as the application open it immediate shows a hub for all the office documents a user may need to access. The application is also expected to respond to voice c
Published Date: February 09
WhatsApp Starts its Beta Testing for its Free Voice Call Feature
WhatsApp began testing its beta version of free voice calling update in India a week ago, which is just after Hike declared its plans to launch VoIP feature in its messenger. However, But the feature is not going to function smoothly when the reception is bad. Therefore, it is now quite evident that
Published Date: February 09
Major Pharmaceutical Companies to Upgrade their Manufacturing Technology
It’s been quite some time since drug makers have resorted to cutting-edge science for discovering medicines. Despite considerable infrastructural development in the health and pharmaceutical sector, not many drug companies are keen to let go off their dependence on primitive technology of manu
Published Date: February 09
Second Installment of US$4.3 million for RI Investment by Slater Technology Released by SSBCI
U.S Treasury’s State Small Business Credit Initiative program released the second installment, which amounts to US$4.3 million to the Slater Technology Fund, as reported by Slater and CommerceRI in a formal announcement made on Monday.  Slater is an independent organization. It invests
Published Date: February 09