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NYC-based Clear targets sports for its fingerprint technology

Clear — the biometrics company that allows travelers to bypass long lines at airport security checkpoints via fingerprint scans — has high hopes for its sports business following a new high-tech concessions deal with Seattle’s CenturyLink Fiel.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2018

GIS, Egis ramping up fingerprint sensor shipments to Samsung

Taiwan-based General Interface Solution (GIS) and Egis Technology are set to maintain strong sales momentum in the first half of 2019 for ramping up their respective fingerprint sensors to Samsung Electronics, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 16th, 2019

Memphis-based City Gear acquired by public company

Memphis-based City Gear will be acquired by Birmingham-based Hibbett Sports Inc. for $88 million in cash. And, that purchase price could grow if certain performance-based targets are met. City Gear is a privately held specialty retailer of men's, kid'.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 29th, 2018

Boeing"s new business targets computers modeled on human brains

Boeing Co. is creating a new unit to focus on technology that’s seemingly straight out of science fiction, including super-fast computing that mimics the synapses of the human brain and hack-proof communications links based on applied quantum physics......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 17th, 2018

Scaleworks portfolio company acquires a Silicon Valley customer

San Antonio-based technology company Filestack Inc. acquired TINT, a San Francisco-based social media marketing platform provider. Financial details of the recently completed deal were not disclosed. And it was not immediately clear whether TINT c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2018

Disney quarterly profit misses as programming costs surge

Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) missed Wall Street profit targets on Tuesday as it lost more subscribers at its cable sports network ESPN and invested in technology and programming to try and capture audiences migrating to streaming television......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 7th, 2018

Q Technology to begin production of structured-light 3D scanning, in-display fingerprint-recognition modules

Q Technology, a China-based smartphone-use lens module maker, has made breakthroughs in developing structured-light 3D scanning and in-display fingerprint-recognition modules, and is ready to start volume production, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 26th, 2018

SeventySix Capital dives into sports betting with Las Vegas investment

Conshohocken-based venture capital firm SeventySix Capital is getting into the sports betting industry. SeventySix Capital, which specializes in sports technology, this week announced it made an investment in Vegas Stats & Information Network, a sports .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 25th, 2018

With Acquisition, French IT Firm Targets Broader Access to U.S.

France’s Atos is nearing a multibillion deal to acquire Syntel, a U.S.-based information-technology company, a move that would give it access to some of the biggest U.S. financial-services companies......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 22nd, 2018

TruTag Technologies targets marijuana market

Product authentication and brand security company TruTag Technologies has its sights set on the marijuana market after entering into a new partnership with Tag-it Tech Inc.. Hawaii-based TruTag said it will merge its “edible barcode” technology.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 15th, 2018

Social determinants–focused tech company raises $35M

Manhattan-based Unite Us—which has an outcome-tracking technology platform that connects health and social services providers—has raised $35 million. The company's Series B round—led by Oak... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork15 hr. 6 min. ago

Social determinants–focused tech company raises $35M

Manhattan-based Unite Us—which has an outcome-tracking technology platform that connects health and social services providers—has raised $35 million. The company's Series B round—led by Oak... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork15 hr. 6 min. ago

Self-driving fleet coming to Brooklyn Navy Yard

The Brooklyn Navy Yard will soon have self-driving cars roaming its grounds. The 300-acre industrial campus will open its doors to Optimus Ride, a Boston-based self-driving vehicle technology... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyork15 hr. 6 min. ago

Securly"s SmartPAC Filtering Technology Hits 250,000 Devices

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 20, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Securly, the Silicon Valley-based student safety company, is excited to announce a milestone for SmartPAC, the first filtering solution in the K-12 .....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzinga16 hr. 21 min. ago

Atlanta marketing platform for e-commerce hires CFO

An Atlanta company that provides marketing technology for small to medium size e-commerce retailers has hired its first CFO. Oliver Bell joins Springbot from New York-based Braze, a life-cycle engagement platform for marketing teams, where he had.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 20th, 2019

Google unveils new cloud-based gaming service

Google announced on Tuesday that it would launch a browser-based video game streaming service dubbed Stadia that attempts to capitalize on the company's cloud technology and global network of data centers......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 19th, 2019

Indiana sports bar chain expanding to Ohio, looking for franchisees

An Indianapolis-based restaurant chain is opening its first Ohio location. Stacked Pickle has applied for a liquor permit for its future address at 103 North Springboro Pike in Miamisburg, outside Dayton, according to records from the Ohio Division.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2019

Baltimore"s Allovue acquiring another Maryland edtech firm

Baltimore-based Allovue Inc. has acquired Equiday Inc., another startup developing education finance technology. One-year-old Equiday Inc., based in Bethesda, has been competing with Allovue in the education-focused fintech space. Now its technol.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 18th, 2019

Lite-On Tech enters US industrial automation market

EMS provider Lite-On Technology has signed MoUs with US-based sales agents and set up a marketing base in the US to enter the market for devices for industrial automation (IA), according to the company's general maneger Ken Cheng for IA Business Unit......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 16th, 2019

Avid shares jumped on earnings as Hollywood video editing, e-commerce soar

The stock of Burlington-based Avid Technology Inc., a maker of video-editing software used on this year’s Best Picture Academy Award winner Green Book and major blockbuster movies, closed up 27 percent Friday following the news of a strong fourt.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 16th, 2019

Mechanics Bank nearly triples in size with huge deal

The deal means that Walnut Creek-based Mechanics Bank will have much greater lending capacity and the ability to spread the fixed cost of technology over larger operations......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2019