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CausePlay Launches Patented Mobile Coupons

CausePlay Launches Patented Mobile Coupons

Mobile agency CausePlay has partnered with software company Vendto to create, market, and sell digital products utilizing its patents that protect against coupon fraud. CausePlay delivers digitally embedded DRM protected coupons to consumer mobile devices ...

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Qtrax Is Back, and This Time It’ll Fix Gripes

Qtrax Is Back, and This Time It’ll Fix Gripes

Excerpted from CMU Report by Chris Cooke. The last time we saw Qtrax, it said it had major label deals, three years after a glossy launch at MIDEM full of bold promises about revolutionizing digital music ...

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Hughes Hubbard Wins Record Jury Verdict

Hughes Hubbard Wins Record Jury Verdict

Hughes Hubbard won a jury verdict awarding Areva more than $16 million in damages on claims for trade secret misappropriation and breach of technology. The case involved proprietary technical information and commercial services support data ...

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Solid State Networks & Akamai Partner for Online Games Workflow

Solid State Networks & Akamai Partner for Online Games Workflow

Akamai Technologies, a leading provider of cloud services for delivering, optimizing, and securing online content and business applications, today announced a partnership with Solid State Networks, a leading provider of game ...

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Verizon & Deloitte Team on Cybersecurity

Verizon & Deloitte Team on Cybersecurity

Excerpted from Business Cloud News report. Deloitte and Verizon Enterprise Solutions are partnering to deliver comprehensive cybersecurity and risk-management solutions to enterprises, leveraging Verizon's experience in digital forensics and managed services ...

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Using Big Data to Understand Small Particles

Using Big Data to Understand Small Particles

Excerpted from ComputerWorld Report by Margi Murphy. Canadian laboratory TRIUMF now has a converged architecture built on a Data Direct Networks (DDN) storage platform and embedded dCache, a virtual file system, which has reduced costs five-fold ...

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Huawei Confirms Strong 2014 Profit Growth

Huawei Confirms Strong 2014 Profit Growth

Excerpted from Mobile World Live Report by Steve Costello. Huawei confirmed strong profit growth for 2014. Ken Hu, rotating CEO, stated, "With investment in cloud computing, big data, 5G, SDN, and NFV, we are well positioned ...

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BuyDRM & iStreamPlanet Multi-Screen Live Video

BuyDRM & iStreamPlanet Multi-Screen Live Video

BuyDRM, a leader in digital rights management technologies for OTT video and IPTV, is teaming with iStreamPlanet to provide premium content distributors greater security for multiscreen live-video services. iStreamPlanet's Aventus will integrate with BuyDRM's KeyOS platform ...

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BitTorrent Expands into Originals

BitTorrent Expands into Originals

Excerpted from Multichannel News Report by Jeff Baumgartner. BitTorrent is getting into original video game, with its first project — Children of the Machine — expected to debut late this year. Charging ahead with an OTT content strategy ...

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Telefonica Open Future Aligns with Korea Telecom

Telefonica Open Future Aligns with Korea Telecom

Telefonica Open Future is partnering with leading operator Korea Telecom and the G-CEIC, a public body responsible for promoting ICT innovation. This partnership provides mutual sharing of entrepreneurial, investment, and external innovation expertise ...

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Report from CEO Marty Lafferty

April 13, 2015 – The 2015 NAB Show is now taking place in Las Vegas, NV, from Saturday April 11th through Thursday April 16th.

In the words of the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), this show is “the only source to satisfy your appetite for overindulging in hands-on experiences with emerging technologies and the latest innovations, limitless networking and learning opportunities, and the inspiration to take your work to the next level.” Read More ›

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