StereoVision Imaging, Industry Leader in 4D FMCW LiDAR Technology, Adds Five New Continuation Patents to Extensive IP Portfolio

(MENAFN – GlobeNewsWire – Nasdaq) CALABASAS, Calif., Dec. 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — [To enable links contact MENAFN] StereoVision[To enable links contact MENAFN] Imaging, Inc. (SVI) has been granted four new continuation patents by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and one new continuation patent issued by the European Patent Office. The patents build and expand upon the company’s extensive patent portfolio focused on biometric/object recognition and remote sensing technology.

The result of more than $100 million invested in R & D over the last 10 years, the new issuances bring SVI’s patent portfolio to 61 patents issued worldwide, with 46 patents pending across 24 patent families. They provide further protection for SVI’s Mil-Spec, field-proven and uniquely capable technology as it launches a new commercialization campaign.

‘These new patents both continue and broaden the protection of our technology portfolio focused on detecting and measuring moving objects in

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Confirmit Named a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Voice of the Customer | News

NEW YORK and OSLO, Norway and LONDON, Dec. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Confirmit has been named one of the four Leaders in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Voice of the Customer.

According to Gartner, “A Magic Quadrant identifies and analyzes the most relevant providers in a market. To be included in this Magic Quadrant, each vendor had to demonstrate that it satisfied certain criteria.”

The definition of the Leader Quadrant, according to Gartner is, “Leaders have the ability to execute their vision through VoC products, services and demonstrably solid business results in the form of revenue and earnings. Leaders have significant successful customer deployments in a wide variety of industries — from small businesses through to multiple proofs of deployment for more than 1,000 users. They are often the vendors against which other providers measure themselves.”

This year, Confirmit merged with data visualization specialists, Dapresy, adding advanced new reporting capabilities

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Corrections Departments Manage Pandemic in Prisons With Free COVID Tool From Vant4ge, a Leader in Criminal Justice Technology

SALT LAKE CITY – December 3, 2020 – ( )

​​​​​The coronavirus pandemic continues to have a disproportionately adverse effect on the United States’ prison population. According to The Marshall Project, there have been nearly 200,000 cases among inmates and more than 1,400 deaths, resulting in corrections agencies being overwhelmed. A 20-year leader in criminal justice technology, Vant4ge is contributing to the mitigation effort by offering a free COVID-19 tool to help corrections departments manage the crisis and determine which inmates are the safest to release early. The comprehensive Vant4gePoint software platform that allows agencies to efficiently coordinate care and rehabilitation for inmates and parolees also consists of the most predictive assessments ever developed. In response to the pandemic, Vant4ge is making the risk assessment tool that features evidence-based, data-driven assessment instruments with automated scoring and reporting available to corrections administrators and case managers.  

“As a tech company

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Hong Kong leader urges people to stay home as cases rise

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday urged residents to stay home as the city grapples with a resurgence of the coronavirus, which has infected more than 600 people in the last week.

Lam asked citizens to “refrain from social gatherings” and said that people, in particular the elderly, should remain at home.

“The latest wave of the epidemic is rather severe. Every one of us should do our best and exercise a high level of discipline to fight the pandemic,” she said at a regular news conference. “The coming two weeks is a crucial period.”

The city reported 82 new infections on Tuesday, 23 of which were unlinked to known clusters. Hong Kong has reported 6,397 infections since the pandemic began, with 109 deaths.

Many of the new infections in Hong Kong have been tied to dance studios, and outbreaks have also been found among

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Shenzhen emerges as leader in 5G technology

Skyscrapers border the lush green landscaping in Shenzhen’s central business district. [Photo provided to]

The Greater Bay Area Innovation Conference 2020 was held in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, over the weekend, to promote smart cities and digital government.

Nie Xinping, deputy mayor of Shenzhen, said that the city hopes to promote cybersecurity and industrial innovation, which can provide security support for the concept of a smart city and streamlined government services.

Hosted by the Shenzhen municipal government, the conference theme was “New infrastructure, new security”.

The development of 5G and new infrastructure, such as artificial intelligence, big data centers and an industrial internet has accelerated in the country this year.

“The core of new infrastructure is mobile internet, the internet of things, cloud computing, big data and AI, the final result of which is smart cities,” said Fang Binxing, an academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering.

In July, Shenzhen

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WSO2 Named an Overall Leader, Technology Leader, and Innovation Leader in the KuppingerCole …

Mountain View, CA, Nov. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WSO2, the leader in digital transformation technology, today announced that it has been named an overall leader, technology leader, and innovation leader in the KuppingerCole Analysts’ CIAM Platforms Leadership Compass 2020 report published on November 20, 2020. The report is based on KuppingerCole’s evaluation of 20 leading vendors in the consumer identity and access management (CIAM) market, also known as customer IAM. WSO2 is making a reprint of the report available for download at

The new KuppingerCole CIAM Platforms Leadership Compass 2020 report notes that CIAM is a parallel to traditional IAM that has become a substantial market of its own, stating: “CIAM solutions are designed to meet evolving technical requirements for businesses and other organizations that deal directly with consumers and citizens. Many businesses and public sector organizations are finding that they must provide better digital experiences

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‘TS emerging as tech leader in defence, aerospace’

DRDO Chairman G. Satheesh Reddy speaks at CII-Telangana’s Defence Conclave

Telangana is emerging as a tech leader in defence and aerospace in the country with a focus on innovation and research, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) Chairman G. Satheesh Reddy said on Wednesday.

Addressing CII-Telangana’s Defence Conclave, he said presence of many defence research labs in Hyderabad served as a big boost to development of defence suppliers companies in the State.

A CII release said he told the conference that in many technologies such as missiles, radars and electronic warfare systems India had become self-reliant and many critical products were being manufactured in Hyderabad. The Centre through its proactive policies was promoting indigenous technology development through Make in India and Atmanirbhar Bharat, he said.

The conference had ‘Revisiting Strategies for Self Reliance by Integrating India’s Defence Value Chain’ as its theme and was held on a virtual platform.


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Critical Event Management Category Leader Everbridge Makes Key Appointments to Expand its Global Marketing and Communications Functions

  • Veteran marketing executive and MIT Sloan School of Management graduate Stacey Wu, former head of global marketing at security software leader Fortinet where she helped grow the company’s market cap from $5B to over $20B, joins Everbridge as Chief Marketing Officer
  • Three-time CMO and Harvard Business School graduate, Jessica Deckinger, who previously worked with major brands such as Humana, the National Football League (NFL) and JP Morgan Chase, joins Everbridge as Chief Communications Officer

Everbridge, Inc. (NASDAQ:EVBG), the global leader in critical event management, today announced two executive appointments focused on the expansion of its market-leading and global brand, as well as the continued international category creation for critical event management (CEM). Everbridge pioneered CEM and continues to innovate and grow the importance of the category which has taken on increased urgency due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Stacey Wu, former SVP of Global Marketing at Fortinet joins Everbridge as Chief

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Here’s How Whole Foods CEO John Mackey Says a Leader Can ‘Devastate Morale’ In 10 Seconds

Research often confirms what you already know. Like how feedback improves performance.

If that feedback is provided in the right way.

And, just as importantly, at the right time.

On a recent “Freakonomics Radio” podcast, Whole Foods founder and CEO John Mackey said that when he visits a store, the feedback he gives must always be positive — especially to the broader team.

“I can give 10 compliments,” Mackey said, “but one criticism devastates morale. Because I am the founder, the CEO, I have a larger-than-life impact on the team members. They want (me) to really love the store, and they don’t want criticism.” 

So what does Mackey do? He only offers praise. (In fact, he goes out of his way to find things and people to praise.) If he sees problems or issues, he later shares them privately with the store manager.

Why? Because the average employee knows of

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EyePoint Pharmaceuticals to Host Key Opinion Leader Virtual Roundtable on the Future of Drug …

WATERTOWN, Mass., Nov. 19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — EyePoint Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: EYPT), a pharmaceutical company committed to developing and commercializing innovative ophthalmic products, today announced it will host a key opinion leader roundtable discussion on the future of local drug delivery for wet aged-related macular degeneration (AMD) and an overview of EYP-1901, the Company’s potential six-month sustained delivery intravitreal anti-VEGF therapy for wet AMD. The event will take place virtually on Friday, December 4, 2020, at 12:00 p.m. ET.

Scheduled to participate in the event are several leading retina specialists, including Robert Avery, M.D., Founder and Chief Executive Officer, California Retina Consultants; Elias Reichel, M.D., Professor and Vice Chair, Director, Vitreoretinal Service, New England Eye Center, Tufts University of Medicine; and Charles Wykoff, M.D., Ph.D., Director of Research, Retina Consultants of Houston, Deputy Chair For Ophthalmology, Blanton Eye Institute.

To access the event, please dial (877) 870-4263 from the

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