Kontrol Energy Corp. Receives Federal Funding and Announces Production for Its BioCloud Technology

TORONTO, ON / ACCESSWIRE / December 3, 2020 / Kontrol Energy Corp. (CSE:KNR)(OTCQB:KNRLF)(FSE:1K8) (“Kontrol” or “Company“) is pleased to announce that the Company is in receipt of advisory services and up to $500,000 in research and development funding from National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC IRAP) to complete final commercialization and mass production requirements for its Covid-19 technology, the Kontrol BioCloudTM analyzer (“BioCloud analyzer” or “BioCloud“).

“This is another important accomplishment and milestone for Kontrol and represents the continuing advancement of the BioCloud technology,” says Paul Ghezzi, CEO Kontrol. “The focus of our BioCloud technology is to help create safe spaces for all as we collectively continue to face the challenge of the COVID-19 pandemic. We are thankful for this support from NRC IRAP.”


The Company has commenced initial production of BioCloud units for

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Dell Technologies announces new security solutions to protect customer data

Dell Technologies Inc. today announced a range of new intrinsic security solutions and services designed to protect customer data across the supply chain, infrastructure, devices and services.

Focusing on helping customers lower security risk and become more cyber-resilient, the announcement includes a new secure supply chain offering designed to make secure commercial personal computers more secure. There’s also enhanced server supply chain assurance that includes cryptographic hardware verification integrity across its server portfolio, as well as an extension of data security-focused services to the entire infrastructure portfolio and third-party products. Finally, a Dell Technologies-only capability brings a new layer of server security to the boot process.

“As digital value is created, security threats follow,” John Roese, global chief technology officer for Dell Technologies, said in a statement. “Security is the foundation of everything we do and our intrinsic security approach addresses our customers’ need for trusted technology and partners to

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Vault Announces New Chief Technology Officer

NEW YORK, Dec. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Vault, a performance healthcare technology platform and leader in saliva at-home COVID-19 testing, has announced their latest C-Suite hire, Steve Shi, as Chief Technology Officer.

Shi joins Vault from Virgin Pulse, a company founded by Sir Richard Branson, where he was the technology head responsible for the overall technology strategy and execution of engineering for the largest corporate digital health and wellbeing platform in the world.

Shi has a proven track record of building award-winning commercial software products. He grew the Virgin team from a small, one locale team to hundreds globally in 7 years, while scaling the platform to million+ monthly active users, and a 4.9* rated mobile app in the iOS store with 150K+ reviews in 2020. This experience is highly relevant given Vault’s accelerated expansion since launch.

In his new role, Shi’s immediate objectives at Vault include

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ASE Technology Holding’s Subsidiary, USI Shanghai, Announces Completion of Acquisition of Asteelflash

TAIPEI, Taiwan, R.O.C., Dec. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: ASX, TAIEX: 3711, “ASEH” or the “Company”), today announced the Company’s subsidiary, Universal Scientific Industrial (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. (“USI”, SSE: 601231), has successfully completed the acquisition (the “Acquisition”) of 100% shares of Asteelflash Group through the acquisition of Asteelflash Group’s parent company, Financière AFG S.A.S. (“FAFG”).

The closing consideration was paid in an amount of US$421,481,287, including cash and share consideration. In addition to the payment of closing consideration, Universal Scientific Industrial (France) (“USI France”), USI’s wholly owned subsidiary, is obliged to pay an additional amount up to US$42,804,551 in cash, subject to an earn-out mechanism linked to FAFG’s business performance provided under the definitive agreement, after the end of year 2022. The cash consideration was in an amount of US$374,606,287 paid by USI France upon closing. Upon making payment

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Ritter Communications announces opening of new technology center

JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) – Ritter Communications announced the opening of a new $8 million data technology center, and the announcement drew praise from Gov. Asa Hutchinson.

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The new data technology center drew praise from Gov. Asa Hutchinson.

According to a media release, the technology center is the first service provider-grade data center to serve northeast Arkansas and the businesses in the area.


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The multi-user data and storage technology center is the only one of its kind in the area.

Work on the center started in 2019, and despite the COVID-19 pandemic, crews completed the project on schedule.

“The new Ritter Communications Data Technology Center is a significant new contributor to economic development in Northeast Arkansas and the region,” Gov. Hutchinson said. “This world-class facility better serves Northeast Arkansas businesses as it provides them a top-tier data center option that is closer than Little

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CZI Awards Nearly $32 Million and Announces New Funding Opportunity to Advance Biomedical Imaging

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Dec. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Imaging of proteins, cells, and tissues is critical to understanding health and disease. Today, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI) announced nearly $32 million in funding to support biomedical imaging researchers, technology development, and the BioImaging North America international network of bioimaging facilities and communities. CZI also opened a new Request for Applications (RFA) aimed at supporting technology development that will allow researchers to see the inner workings of cells, including proteins, at near-atomic resolution to better understand what causes disease and how to develop treatments.

“We want to enable researchers everywhere to visualize, measure, and analyze the biological processes underlying health and disease,” said CZI Head of Science, Cori Bargmann. “That means taking multiple approaches. We’re pushing the frontiers with our Deep Tissue Imaging grants, we’re supporting Imaging Scientists—the key technology experts who disseminate new advances—and we’re building community with BioImaging North

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Green Zebra Media Corp., Majority Controlled Subsidiary of GZ6G Technologies, Announces 2021 Corporate Mandate

Las Vegas, NV – ( NewMediaWire ) – December 02, 2020 – GZ6G Technologies Corp. (OTCMarkets: GZIC): Green Zebra Media Corp, the majority owned subsidiary of GZ6G Technologies Corp. (OTCMarkets: GZIC) offering specialized wireless, digital, IoT communications, advertising, marketing and sponsorship services for cities, universities, airports, stadiums and the hospitality industry, updates its 2021 corporate mandate to focus on key aspects of its business plan targeting acquisitions and near-term revenue opportunities for the first quarter of fiscal 2021.

Coleman Smith, President of Green Zebra Media, updated, “The impact globally of the COVID-19 pandemic pushed our fiscal 2020 operating plans forward into 2021 due to uncertainty in global markets as well as restrictions on consumers and businesses. As a result, we have revised our 2021 mandate to position the Company to capitalize on our immediate market opportunities during Q1 2021, and have also opened the door to growth by acquisition in

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Amazon announces new employee tracking tech, and customers are lining up

Amazon announces new employee tracking tech, and customers are lining up

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Amazon announces new employee tracking tech, and customers are lining up

Amazon-powered employee tracking is coming to a warehouse, and possibly a store, near you. 


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The ecommerce, logistics, and (among other things) cloud computing giant quietly previewed Tuesday new hardware and software development kits (SDK) which add machine learning and computer vision capabilities to companies’ existing surveillance camera networks. And in what should come as no surprise as companies around the world ramp up employee monitoring, customers are already champing at the bit to sic Amazon’s tech on their own workers. 

Amazon, of course, is notorious for monitoring its fulfillment center workers’ movements in excruciating detail. From social-distance tracking systems to automatic tools that keep tabs on “the rates of each individual associate’s productivity,” Amazon has a well deserved reputation for invasiveness. AWS Panorama, shown off at the AWS re:Invent conference, offers some version

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Templeton Emerging Markets Fund, Inc. (“EMF”) Announces Distribution

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Templeton Emerging Markets Fund, Inc. (NYSE: EMF) today announced a total distribution of $0.657, comprised of net investment income of $0.1803 per share, short-term capital gains of $0.0449 per share and long-term capital gains of $0.4318 per share, payable on December 31, 2020, to shareholders of record on December 15, 2020 (Ex-Dividend Date: December 14, 2020).

Franklin Resources, Inc. [NYSE:BEN] is a global investment management organization with subsidiaries operating as Franklin Templeton and serving clients in over 165 countries. Franklin Templeton’s mission is to help clients achieve better outcomes through investment management expertise, wealth management and technology solutions. Through its specialist investment managers, the company brings extensive capabilities in equity, fixed income, multi-asset solutions and alternatives. With offices in more than 30 countries and

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accessiBe Announces Strategic Partnership Program

accessiBe creates program to assist innovative technology vendors fulfil their customers’ accessibility requirements

TEL AVIV, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE)–December 1, 2020–

accessiBe, the market leader in website accessibility automation and ADA compliance, has announced the official launch of its strategic partner program today. The company is inviting other forward-thinking companies to join forces and leverage their AI-powered accessibility solution as they continue to build on its record-breaking performance over the last twelve months, which has seen the number of customers that accessiBe works with increase from less than 5,000 in December 2019 to over 69,000 today. Notable brands that utilize the accessiBe product include Billabong, GoPro, Lexus, Pacific Life and Wilson Sonsini.

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accessiBe Launches Strategic Partnership Program for Web Accessibility (Photo: accessiBe)

Speaking about the program, Shir Ekerling, CEO & Co-Founder, said, “Our ultimate goal is to make the internet accessible

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