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Expedition 45 Crew Members Return Home

Expedition 46 Commander Scott Kelly of NASA captured this image from aboard the International Space Station, of the Dec. 11, 2015 undocking and departure of the Soyuz TMA-17M carrying home Expedition 45 crew members Kjell Lindgren of NASA, Oleg Kononenko of the Russian Federal Space Agency and Kimiya Yui of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency […]

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Yahoo Provides Update on Planned Spin Off of Remaining Stake in Alibaba Group

Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) today announced that its Board of Directors, after careful review and consideration of how to best drive long-term value for shareholders, has unanimously decided to suspend work on the pending plan, announced in January of 2015, to spin off the company’s remaining holdings in Alibaba Group Holding Limited (BABA). The Board will […]

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European Patent Office: Inventions in climate change mitigation technologies growing strongly

A new study conducted by the European Patent Office (EPO) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) shows that inventions in climate change mitigation technologies have seen a fivefold increase worldwide between 1995 and 2011. It also finds that Europe is a leading region for low-carbon inventions. “Climate change is one of today’s truly global […]

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Sandvine: Over 70% Of North American Traffic Is Now Streaming Video And Audio

Waterloo, ON; December 7, 2015 – Sandvine, (TSX:SVC) a leading provider of intelligent broadband network solutions for fixed and mobile operators, today released its latest Global Internet Phenomena Report focusing on Africa, the Middle East, and North America. The report is based on data from a selection of Sandvine’s 250-plus communications service provider (CSP) customers. […]

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Bing reveals top searches of 2015

Bing shares the people and events that made 2015 memorable at BingTrends.com. REDMOND, Wash., Dec. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — On Wednesday, Bing is releasing its annual search trends revealing that 2015 was a year shaped by impactful people, events and moments. From inspiration and hope, to moments of shared tragedy and pain. From people who […]

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Deloitte Global announces 2015 Technology Fast500TM EMEA rankings

  3 December 2015 — A Dutch company tops Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited’s (Deloitte Global’s) Technology Fast 500TM rankings for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), which is now in its 15th year. The list, compiled by Deloitte Global’s Technology, Media & Telecommunications (TMT) industry group, places the Dutch online auction house, Catawiki, in […]

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Verizon customers can connect with friends and family for free following Paris attacks

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Nov. 14, 2015 /Verizon and our more than 170,000 employees worldwide want to extend our condolences and offer our support to all our friends in France. In the wake of the unprecedented Paris attacks, Verizon is supporting our customers by offering free calling from the United States to France through the weekend to […]

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AccuWeather Launches New App for iPhone, iPad & iPod touch with Significant Enhancements Supporting iOS 9, Providing Best-in-Class Weather Experience

STATE COLLEGE, Pa., Nov. 9, 2015 /– AccuWeather, Inc., the global leader in weather information and digital media, today announced the launch of the new AccuWeather app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, that’s exclusively available for iOS users. For a third year in a row, AccuWeather was recognized by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts […]

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3D Systems Announces Departure of President and CEO

Charles Hull, Co-founder, Director and CTO, to chair Executive Management Committee Andrew Johnson, Chief Legal Officer, assumes role of Interim President and CEO Board of Directors to launch immediate search for successor ROCK HILL, South Carolina, October 29, 2015 – 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today that Avi Reichental has stepped down as President and Chief […]

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Yelp Announces Third Quarter 2015 Financial Results: Net Revenue Increases 40% Over Third Quarter 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Yelp Inc. (NYSE: YELP), the company that connects consumers with great local businesses, today announced financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2015. Net revenue was $143.6 million in the third quarter of 2015 reflecting 40% growth over the third quarter of 2014. Adjusted EBITDA for the […]

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