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NCAA March Madness app brings improvements for 2022

The developers of the NCAA March Madness Live app frequently hear two complaints – the inability to watch multiple games at once and lags between TV shows and streaming. They have fixed one of these issues and hope to have made improvements to the other. This year’s app update will …

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Xailient blows the doors of computer vision with Intel OpenVINO at 448FPS

SYDNEY, March 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Xailient specializes in highly efficient, low-power computer vision. OpenVINO specializes in maximizing the performance and speed of computer vision AI workloads. Together, Xailient and OpenVINO deliver all Computer Vision inference on all Intel hardware configurations, from microwatts to gigawatts, efficiently and blazingly fast. Intel …

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Indians are spending on e-goods again

In what industry executives see as a sign of a dynamic recovery in discretionary consumer spending from the Covid-19 outbreak, the country’s overall market for consumer electronics and home appliances, from smartphones to machines from laundry to wearables, grew 9% in 2021 compared to 2019 before the pandemic. Growth is …

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Flex Announces New Presidents of Healthcare Solutions and Consumer Devices Business Units

San Jose, California, February 7, 2022– Flex (NASDAQ: FLEX) today announced that Randy Clark has been named President of the Healthcare Solutions Business Unit and Rob Campbell has been named President of the Consumer Devices Business Unit. Mr. Clark and Mr. Campbell will lead the overall vision, strategy, business planning, …

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Why it feels like movies get longer

Many of the biggest and most hyped movies of the past year have tested audiences’ attention spans – and bladders – with running times approaching three hours. (CNN and Warner Bros., the studio behind films like “Dune,” “King Richard” and “The Batman,” are part of WarnerMedia.) It’s hard to say …

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Netflix Dominated Streaming Content Consumption in Q4 2021 – Media Play News

Netflix original series “Maid”. Erik Gruenwedel February 4, 2022 According to a new analysis, samba television found that the fourth quarter of 2021 saw strong premieres for many new and recurring shows on streaming platforms. The research firm tracks more than 46 million opt-in TVs globally, including 28 million in …

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DHS Announces Creation of New Cybersecurity Review Board

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Department of Homeland Security announced Thursday the creation of a new cybersecurity review panel that will ask experts from the public and private sectors to review significant hacking incidents and recommend improvements. . The new board is modeled after the National Transportation Safety Board, which reviews …

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Why Foxconn expects an “unprecedented” first quarter despite pandemic disruptions

Foxconn founder Terry Gou. China Photos/Getty Images Foxconn, the world’s largest contract assembler of consumer electronics, expects a strong start to 2022, despite any pandemic-related disruptions, thanks to strong orders for electric vehicles and hardware for the future of the metaverse. The company, founded by Taiwanese billionaire Terry Gou, said …

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Consumer Electronics Veteran Prasoon Kumar Joins Arzooo as VP of Strategy

Prasoon led the sales and marketing function of Voltas-Beko while leading the launch of the JV brand in India, including distribution strategy and consumer marketing. Prasoon Kumar has joined the Arzooo team as Vice President of Strategy with two decades of expertise in the white goods industry. He has been …

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Flipkart acquires e-commerce company Yaantra for an undisclosed amount

Flipkart said the acquisition, Flipkart said, will increase its existing refurbishment business in the smartphone category. Flipkart Group announced on Thursday that it has acquired e-commerce company Yaantra for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition, Flipkart said, will increase its existing refurbishment business in the smartphone category. “Through the acquisition of …

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Flipkart acquires re-commerce company Yaantra to improve after-sales offers for smartphone customers

Flipkart Group on Thursday announced the acquisition of Yaantra, an e-commerce company, for an undisclosed amount as part of efforts to strengthen its re-commerce business and improve after-sales offers for its customers in the smartphone segment. The acquisition was made through FK Group Entity, F1 Info Solutions and Services, which …

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Most Korean Companies Ever Attended CES: DONG-A ILBO

As the opening of the Consumer Electronics Show 2022, the world’s largest consumer electronics and information fair, approaches, Korean companies have successively unveiled new products and exhibition stands. Despite the spread of the Covid-19 Omicron variant, Korean companies are working hard to gain the upper hand in the global market, …

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Parks Associates Announces Annual List of Over 250 Tech Leaders

DALLAS, December 30, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Parks Associates today announced its first The best leaders in technology, an annually updated list to highlight the key industry leaders who are advancing the consumer technology and small and medium-sized business (SME) markets through their participation in Parks Associates annual events. …

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White goods makers raise prices for third time this year amid rising input costs

To counter the impact of rising raw material prices, manufacturers of white goods have raised prices for the third time this year. According to industry experts, manufacturers could raise prices again in the new year, Business Standard reported. White goods are major household appliances such as air conditioners, washing machines, …

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LG SIGNATURE Holiday Support for DIFFA helps people affected by HIV and AIDS

NEW YORK, December 10, 2021 / PRNewswire / – LG SIGNATURE, LG Electronics’ ultra-premium brand known for its world-class design and cutting-edge innovations, supports Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS (DIFFA) Carefully specify® program this holiday season. DIFFA serves a large network of communities and provides funds to organizations providing treatment, …

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Pani Raises $ 2.3 Million in Seed Funding to Market Its “Keurig for Water”

Pani Source filters, remineralizes and enhances water with a variety of flavors and nutritional supplements. | Photo: Pani After a month of building a water well in a small village in Nepal, Allen Tsai developed a new appreciation for water. When he returned home to Austin, he pitched Pani – …

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SLING TV to expand South Asian content with addition of India’s first OTT service, MX ONE

– SLING International subscribers can access over 650 hours of premium programming and web originals from MX Player’s SVOD subscription service in the US: MX ONE – Content available in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Bengali and other languages – MX ONE is available as part of Desi Binge, Hindi Pack …

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Knowles will host an update call for investors

November 30, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. CT (10:00 a.m.ET) ITASCA, Illinois, November 04, 2021– (BUSINESS WIRE) – Knowles Corporation (NYSE: KN), a market leader and global supplier of advanced micro-acoustic microphones and speakers, audio solutions, high-performance capacitors and RF products, will host a call on Tuesday Investor Update, November 30, …

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Home appliances and consumer electronics companies see their sales of Dhanteras increase by 45%; expect to end the holiday season on a high note

Home appliance and consumer electronics makers reported a 45% increase in Dhanteras sales and expect good growth this holiday season, driven by strong demand for large-screen TVs and a high-end product line. Although the industry faces persistent inflation coupled with a semiconductor shortage, companies like Sony, Panasonic, Samsung, LG and …

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Amazon India helps support SMEs amid this pandemic

Amazon is a multinational organization founded by Jeffrey Preston Bezos and based in Seattle, Washington. It is a huge internet company that sells books, music, clothing, electronic gadgets, games and many more. Amazon is a bridge between sellers and consumers. Amazon made shopping a one-click thing. The company started out …

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Samsung warns supply chain disruptions could affect chip demand and profit to three-year high

Seoul: Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. said on Thursday that it expects component shortages to affect some customers’ demand for chips in the last three months of the year, after reporting its highest quarterly profit in three years. The warning comes as producers of goods, from televisions to cars, have faced …

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Crackle Plus owner enters Indian market with acquisition of Locomotive Global

Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment, the parent company of Crackle Plus, plans to enter the streaming market in India through its acquisition of Locomotive Global. Locomotive Global is an India-based production company led by Scott Anderson, former head of programming and acquisition strategy at Hallmark Channel who also worked …

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Cadence Hotel selects BeyondTV for advanced in-room entertainment and future-proof customer service compatibility

NIAGARA FALLS, NY – Hotel Internet Services (HIS), a provider of comprehensive Internet services and solutions to the hospitality industry, announced the adoption of its BeyondTV content streaming solution and guest services by The Cadence Hotel in Niagara Falls , New York. A newly opened boutique luxury property within walking …

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Durable consumer goods sector posts double-digit growth this Navratri

With the festival season kicking off with Navratri and Dasara, consumer durables companies said they saw better-than-expected demand trends supported by positive customer sentiment and added that they expected this to happen. may this momentum continue over the next two weeks, until Diwali. Kamal Nandi, Commercial Director and Executive Vice …

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Biden calls for work in polluted ports for EJ activists

President Biden’s support this week for keeping the Port of Los Angeles open 24/7 to boost the nation’s supply chain has infuriated public health advocates and left many questioning his environmental justice promises. The port, the largest in the country, is also the biggest source of air pollution in Southern …

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Turtle Beach Partners with Javier Rodriguez, Leading Mexican Icon in Esports TV and Gaming | Business

WHITE PLAINS, NY – (BUSINESS WIRE) – October 13, 2021– Turtle Beach (NASDAQ: HEAR), a global leader in gaming accessories and the best-selling console game audio brand, today announced its partnership with a TV personality, producer, content creator and a Mexican host. Javier Rodriguez. Rodriguez has been behind the microphone …

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Forget the MacBook Pro, Apple has something much better

With the launch of Apple’s new MacBook Pro 14 and MacBook Pro 16 later this month, hearts are flying and credit cards are on the way. Just because Apple has a shiny new laptop doesn’t mean you should automatically assume it’s the best macOS laptop for you. Maybe you should …

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Naidu to educate children about cell phone addiction

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Friday called for sensitizing young people to the need not to become addicted to digital devices like cell phones. Children and young adults should also be warned against over reliance on the internet, as it will kill creativity and original thinking, he said during a …

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Android 12 officially has a dessert name, and now we know what it is

Android 12 has arrived, and although you cannot yet download the official software to your smartphone, now we know what its dessert name is: Android Snow Cone. We’ve already heard rumors that Google will revert to dessert names for its Android updates, and XDA developers reported the Snow Cone name …

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CITGO E-Recycle Day keeps 6 rolling boxes of junk electronics out of landfills

SULFUR, La., October 2, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Hundreds of Southwest Louisiana residents recycled their unwanted electronics during CITGO’s annual Electronics Recycling Day at the West-Cal Arena parking lot in Sulfur. The CITGO Lake Charles refinery organized the event with the support of the Sulfur city, the Parish of …

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Reach3 Insights and Rival Technologies Launch Mobile Messaging-Based Customer Analytics Solution | National company

CHICAGO & VANCOUVER, British Columbia – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Sep 30, 2021– Reach3 Insights, in partnership with Rival Technologies, today launched a consumer analytics tool specifically designed to help brands better understand how to retain customers acquired during the COVID pandemic. New customer experience enables brands to more effectively monitor …

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Amazon Great Indian Festival Sale 2021 announced, starting October 3 as a month-long event

The dates for the Amazon Great Indian Festival 2021 are now official and the holiday sale will begin on October 3. The U.S. e-commerce giant announced the launch of this year’s Great Indian Festival sale at a virtual press conference on Friday, September 24. last year, the online sale will …

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Europe will finally legislate for a common charger for mobiles – TechCrunch

EU lawmakers are finally ready to standardize charging ports for consumer electronics such as smartphones and tablets – today announcing a proposal that, when adopted, will see the region settle on the market. ‘USB-C as a universal charging port for gadgets that will also include cameras, headphones, portable speakers and …

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Lockdowns in Southeast Asia exacerbate pain in commodity supply chain

Travel restrictions in Malaysia have resulted in a steady decline in the number of workers available in the palm oil sector. REUTERS The recent surge in Covid-19 cases in Southeast Asia has strangled ports and locked down plantations and processors, causing prolonged disruption of raw materials such as palm oil, …

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White House to bring chip companies together amid Delta disruptions

(Bloomberg) – The Biden administration plans to call another meeting with companies in the semiconductor supply chain next week, as the global spread of the delta variant of Covid-19 causes more and more disruption and production delays. Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo, who served as President Joe Biden’s point of contact …

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LG announces global startup competition to recruit new companies for the innovation center

SANTA CLARA, California, September 1, 2021 / PRNewswire / – LG Electronics (LG) Announces the Launch of Mission for the future, a global challenge competition for startups to identify innovative technologies and business ideas that are leading the way for the future. This inaugural competition is organized by the company’s …

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SWEPCO Prepares for Hurricane Ida; offers storm preparedness tips

Southwestern Electric Power Co. (SWEPCO) is preparing for the potential impact of Hurricane Ida, particularly in central Louisiana. “We urge customers to complete their storm preparedness plans today for possible tropical storms and power outages early Monday,” said Drew Seidel, vice president of distribution region operations at SWEPCO. SWEPCO will …

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T-Mobile gives Apple TV Plus free for one year to most customers

T-Mobile is offering one year of Apple TV Plus – free – as an added benefit to new and existing subscribers on most of its wireless plans. From Wednesday August 25, all T-Mobile customers on the Magenta and Magenta Max plans can take advantage of the offer (just like small …

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Semiconductor sales to reach $ 522 billion in 2021

With the ongoing pandemic and chip shortages still making headlines, semiconductor revenues totaled $ 464 billion in 2020 and will exceed $ 522 billion in 2021, according to IDC. Despite widespread shortages, chip sales will rise further this year as more devices become smarter and more chips are consumed overall. …

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Mother’s Day spending is set to increase

Retail stores and other establishments in Nye County and the state are expected to be crowded this weekend as Mother’s Day approaches. The Retail Association of Nevada estimates an increase in spending from last year, with the COVID-19 pandemic causing spending to decrease in 2020. “Last year’s spring and summer …

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The government will inject a capital of 14,500 cr in 4 weakened PSBs

India will infuse ??14,500 crore ($ 2 billion) in four state-run banks to help strengthen capital buffers and potentially free some of the lenders from regulatory restrictions. The Central Bank of India, Overseas Bank of India, Bank of India and UCO Bank will receive the funds in the form of …

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Valo Raises $ 190 Million in Series B Funding, Unveils Selected Therapeutic Programs

BOSTON, January 11, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Valo Health LLC (Valo), the technology company dedicated to transforming the process of drug discovery and development and accelerating the creation of life-changing drugs, closed a $ 190 million Series B funding and unveiling of selected therapeutic programs. Valo will discuss these …

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