RISC-V Foundation Appoints Inaugural Board of Directors

June 09, 2016

Today, the RISC-V Foundation is pleased to announce the Foundation’s inaugural Board of Directors.  Seven industry veterans with varied career experience within large multinational companies, smaller startup companies, non-profit organizations and academia have been appointed to serve on the RISC-V Foundation Board of Directors. The inaugural set of Directors include: Krste Asanovic? as Chairman, Zvonimir Bandic?, Charlie Hauck, David Patterson, Jothy Rosenberg, Frans Sijstermans and Ted Speers. “The RISC-V Foundation is very pleased with having our initial Board of Directors in place”, said Rick O’Connor, Executive Director of the RISC-V Foundation.  “With close to 200 years of cumulative industry experience, our Directors will serve a key role in guiding the Foundation’s governance framework.” The RISC-V Foundation slate of Directors will be formally introduced at the upcoming this July 12th...

Accern Is Empowering Individual Investors with Wall Street News Technologies

June 09, 2016

Institutional investors have been extensively using news analytics technologies to make better trading decisions. Their ability to utilize state-of-the-art technologies, such as Accern, provides them an undeniable edge over self-directed investors. With over $15 billion in assets under management, various hedge funds are utilizing Accern’s news technology in their trading strategies. Accern is working towards democratizing news information and leveling the playing field on Wall Street between individual and institutional investors. This will be the first time that the state-of-the-art technologies that are only available to institutional investors are made freely available for individual investors. “We understand that most individual traders cannot afford to pay for existing news technologies. Their needs are a lot different from institutional investors. For the last three months, we have worked with individual traders to identify their requirements...

ARE YOU HARD-WIRED TO BABBLE?

June 07, 2016

Lakewood-based Effective Presentations, a leader in corporate presentation skills training, video marketing, and leadership skills development throughout the country, has launched "Effective Communication Skills," a new program that helps clients identify their unique communication style in order to better connect with and motivate their audiences. "Effective Communication Skills is a really exciting addition to our already popular catalogue of workshop and training programs," says Effective Presentations President Mike Fruciano. "Over the past several years, we've been working to perfect a mapping system that actually allows us to identify a client's exact communication style through a simple 10-minute assessment. With this information, we can tailor our training to magnify a client's strengths and know exactly how we can help them overcome their weaknesses." An estimated 75 percent of Americans suffer from glossophobia,...

GHM Communications partner with Unify to offer unified communications to businesses

June 10, 2016

Telecoms and business WiFi specialists , has become a partner and will offer its full range of phones, voice platforms, team collaboration and applications to customers. Since on-boarding with Unify, GHM Communications have committed to the Unify Partner Program and have already attained Unify Professional Partner Accreditation. Unify’s portfolio provides organisations with communications tools to foster rich and meaningful conversations across channels, platforms and media for a mobile, real-time and collaborative way to work. With cloud at the centre, we deliver a seamless, secure UCaaS experience with solutions that unify multiple voice, video and data networks, connected devices and applications into one easy-to-use platform that allows teams to collaborate securely, effectively and efficiently – anytime, anywhere. Neil McManus of GHM says: “We are delighted to be working with Unify and their products. The Unify products...

Space Hulk® Rips its way onto Android Devices everywhere!

June 09, 2016

International Publisher HR GAMES today announced that in association with Full Control & Games Workshop, is releasing the digital version of Games Workshop’s legendary Space Hulk® to the Android today. Based on the best-selling board game and set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe, Space Hulk® is a 3D digital turn based strategy game that recreates the classic claustrophobic board game experience for single player and multiplayer.  Space Hulk is set in the isolated corridors and tomb-like chambers of an ancient vessel lost in the graveyard of space. Players lead a small army of fearless Space Marine Terminators to battle in a ferocious fight for survival against hordes of predatory alien Genestealers. Based on the "Sin of Damnation" campaign from the 4th edition board game, Space Hulk includes a robust 12 mission single-player campaign, a co-operative campaign, Blood Angel and Space Wolf Chapters and many other thrilling missions! Recreating the...

Heritage offers amazing photo restoration artists and relentless, talented professional genealogists.

June 08, 2016

In a world of selfies and temporary memories, Heritage Photo Restoration and Genealogy is giving customers an outlet to make their happiest moments last for long. Through their extensive restoration services for old photos, Heritage is helping customers clean up and restore their photographs from yesteryear, making sure that these images become a permanent reminder of their happier memories. Although the world has now moved on to digital photography, there are still countless people who own seemingly thousands of paper photographs, all of which are desperately in need of some care. Through photo corrections, picture editing, removing discolorations, cleaning stains and damages, and online photo retouching, Heritage is restoring these images and bringing life back into those paper stills. “To us, these are the real memories that need to be paid attention to.” Stated a representative from Heritage Photo Restoration and Genealogy, “Although...

LACONDA DAVIES RAISES EYEBROWS IN A MALE-DOMINATED INDUSTRY

June 09, 2016

LaConda Davies, the self-styled “quad threat” due to her talents a singer, songwriter, music producer, and score producer today made controversial statements about the state of the American entertainment industry, alluding to its deeply-rooted sexism, while challenging the notion that women couldn’t enjoy the same level of success with a more equal playing field. “Everyone knows that the entertainment media in the United States and the rest of the world, is run by a bunch of old, rich men” said Davies today, speaking from her professional home studio. “Women can be just as successful too. It’s about taking opportunities and pursuing them. When Derrick Simmons approached me to score his film, Nobody’s Perfect, I knew that this was an opportunity that I simply couldn’t pass up.” Davies interest in the project was also personal. The movie, which deals with the theme domestic violence, is an issue close...

Foundations Marketing Group Launches Sustainability Practice

June 07, 2016

New York based professional knowledge firm Foundations Marketing Group (FMG) to expand its Advisory Services division with a newly launched Sustainability Practice dedicated to the global wine, spirits, and beer sectors.  Based in Seattle, Washington, FMG’s Sustainability Practice is led by Managing Director, George H. Thomas. “We plan to advise global wine and spirit brands on sustainability initiatives that lead to operational efficiencies.” Thomas’ writing has addressed identifying risk within wineries and vineyards, specifically, the organic certification processes, materiality and life cycle inefficiencies.  “With a background in the wine industry, George holds a Masters Degree in Environmental Management and Sustainability from Harvard University, making him the ideal leader for FMG’s newly launched Sustainability Practice” added FMG’s CEO, Monika Elling. “Through our...

GTB Technologies to Unveil the Next Disruption in Data Loss Prevention at the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit 2016

June 09, 2016

GTB Technologies, today announced that will be unveiling the next game changer to Security as a Service in addition to showcasing its which is consistently leading the way with channel coverage, precise detection, visibility and control for all forms of data, at the Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit in National Harbor, MD from June 13-15, 2016.   The global expansion of the perimeter-less organization brings insider threats, including negligent or disgruntled employees, compromised users and malware.  The disappointment of IDS and antivirus agents along with the inaccuracies of behavior analytic and machine learning technologies verify it’s no longer enough to monitor for known threats or to rely on stale security products that provide an inaccurate, after the fact view of one’s environment. Being the creator of DLP for Intellectual Property and consistently , the GTB Technologies Data Protection "DLP that...

iPress, forget ironing clothes with this Kickstarter project: iPress, the hanger which removes wrinkles from your garment

June 09, 2016

IPress is an innovative product which avoid ironing your clothes  The invention tries to get funds on Kickstarter   The product has been developed and designed with scientific basis: iPress applies tension to  remove wrinkles in the clothes.  IPress is a hanger designed by Juan Garrote with the purpose of making the life easier to all  those who hate ironing clothes. After years of research, investigation and prototypes, the  product allows to eliminate wrinkles with the use of iPress, applying strain on the wet  garment. Only the hanger and water are needed.   When there are 33 days left on the Kickstarter campaign, iPress has reached the 20% of the  goal. They ask for $20,000 to make iPress a reality.  You can read more information about iPress in the Kickstarter campaign:  Kickstarter iPress   Link with project information:  

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