Microsoft doubles down on cloud data with new products, makes new appeal to Amazon’s rivals

Microsoft is rolling out new cloud technologies for wrangling, protecting and analyzing large amounts of corporate data, escalating its competition with Google, Snowflake and Amazon in the $25 billion global market for data analytics and business intelligence.



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Microsoft said its previously announced Azure Synapse Analytics technology is now generally available, with capabilities including data warehousing, artificial intelligence, security and compliance. The company also announced a preview of a new product, Azure Purview, which automatically discovers data across cloud platforms, on-premises servers and online applications.

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Speaking via video at a virtual event, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella made an apparent appeal to Amazon’s competitors, without mentioning the company by name. Nadella said it’s important to be able to trust not just a vendor’s technology capabilities and but also its “business model alignment”

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Lief Labs Presents at Natural Products Association’s The Big Natural Virtual Event

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Lief CEO Adel Villalobos shares insight on technology innovation and nutrition industry supply chainVALENCIA, CA / ACCESSWIRE / December 2, 2020 / Lief Labs, a premier formulation and product development innovator and manufacturer of dietary …

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Lief CEO Adel Villalobos shares insight on technology innovation and nutrition industry supply chainVALENCIA, CA / ACCESSWIRE / December 2, 2020 / Lief Labs, a premier formulation and product development innovator and manufacturer of dietary …

Lief CEO Adel Villalobos shares insight on technology innovation and nutrition industry supply chain

VALENCIA, CA / ACCESSWIRE / December 2, 2020 / Lief Labs, a premier formulation and product development innovator and manufacturer of dietary supplements, today announced that Lief’s CEO and Founder, Adel Villalobos delivered a presentation, titled, “Using Technology as a CMO to Improve Supply Chain,” at The Big Natural Conference, a virtual event which was hosted by

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Untamed Humans Debuts Line of Science-Backed, Hyper-Individualized and Super-Simplified Skincare Products

Untamed Humans is made for the individual, using products designed to enhance each customers’ natural beauty through precise and personalized formulations. Untamed Humans isn’t about achieving a homogenous standard of beauty. It’s about allowing every human to live and present their true and authentic selves: the rough edges, the imperfections, the fresh-faced glow, and the meticulously made up for whatever the day or night may bring.

Created by an organic chemist and entrepreneur, Untamed Humans seeks to eliminate the guesswork and high cost associated with finding skincare products that work specifically for you. Backed by science and built on the belief that skincare doesn’t need to be so hard, Untamed Humans formulates made-to-order skincare for every individual based on information specific to their exact needs.

Untamed Humans is committed to single bottle skincare—meaning that each product is made one bottle at a time, never mass produced. Each formulation is

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KBR Works with US Science Center on Next Gen Land Data Products via $300M Contract

HOUSTON, Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — KBR (NYSE: KBR) won a $300 million recompete for scientific, engineering and technical services for the U.S. Geological Survey’s (USGS) Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center. The center combines remotely sensed data and science to better understand how the Earth’s changing landscape impacts ecosystems, economics and everyday life.

EROS operates the Landsat satellite program and maintains the largest civilian collection of images of the Earth’s land surface in existence. This data serves those who work in agriculture, emergency response, intelligence, regional planning, education and research.

Under this cost-plus-fixed-fee contract, KBR will partner with USGS to analyze and assess changes to the Earth’s landscape. The company will perform satellite systems engineering, software development, cybersecurity, data storage, program management, network engineering, satellite data acquisition, and scientific research and application development for remote sensing data. KBR will primarily carry out these efforts in Sioux Falls, South

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Global $6.7 Billion CRISPR Technology Market Opportunities to 2030: Cas9 And gRNA, Design Tool, Plasmid and Vector, Other Delivery System Products

DUBLIN, Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The “CRISPR Technology Global Market Opportunities and Strategies to 2030: COVID-19 Growth and Change” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

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This report describes and evaluates the global CRISPR technology market. It covers 2015 to 2019, termed the historic period, and 2019 to 2023 termed the forecast period, along with further forecasts for the periods 2023-2025 and 2025-2030.

The global CRISPR technology market reached a value of nearly $685.5 million in 2019, having increased at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 35.0% since 2015. The market is expected to grow from $685.5 million in 2019 to $1,654.2 million in 2020 at a rate of 24.6%. It is expected to reach $2,569.8 million in 2023, and $6,703.7 million in 2030.

Growth in the historic period resulted from rise in funding, and increase in pharmaceutical R&D expenditure. Factors that negatively affected growth in the

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Cas9 And gRNA, Design Tool, Plasmid and Vector, Other Delivery System Products

DUBLIN, Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The “CRISPR Technology Global Market Opportunities and Strategies to 2030: COVID-19 Growth and Change” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

This report describes and evaluates the global CRISPR technology market. It covers 2015 to 2019, termed the historic period, and 2019 to 2023 termed the forecast period, along with further forecasts for the periods 2023-2025 and 2025-2030.

The global CRISPR technology market reached a value of nearly $685.5 million in 2019, having increased at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 35.0% since 2015. The market is expected to grow from $685.5 million in 2019 to $1,654.2 million in 2020 at a rate of 24.6%. It is expected to reach $2,569.8 million in 2023, and $6,703.7 million in 2030.

Growth in the historic period resulted from rise in funding, and increase in pharmaceutical R&D expenditure. Factors that negatively affected growth in the

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Canada’s Centre for Regulatory Innovation supports the development of new and emerging products

OTTAWA, ON, Nov. 27, 2020 /CNW/ – The Government of Canada is committed to fostering innovation in its approach to regulations, striving to bring value to businesses while maintaining world-class health, safety and security protections for Canadians and the environment.

The President of the Treasury Board of Canada announced today that the new Centre for Regulatory Innovation is fully operational. The Centre is dedicated to helping business and industry launch novel products and services into the marketplace.

A commitment from 2018’s Fall Economic Statement, the Centre will guide Canadian businesses through the federal regulatory system and help them connect with relevant regulatory bodies. As well, the Centre will have the role of helping regulators undertake experiments that can help industry bring applications of new and emerging technologies into the Canadian marketplace and support their competitiveness.

Setting up the Centre is one of several regulatory modernization actions the Government is

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How NASA and Apple tech provider Liquid Instruments took their products to the global stage



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Liquid Instruments was founded in Canberra by a team of experimental physicists and engineers, including former researchers from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

Their equipment helps scientists, engineers, students and professionals seamlessly acquire data, run measurements and control their experiments.

“We started Liquid Instruments because we were frustrated with current test and measurement equipment and realised that a new approach based on a different technology could really make a difference,” says Liquid Instruments CEO Professor Daniel Shaddock.

The company’s flagship product, Moku:Lab, integrates 12 precision test and measurement instruments into a single, compact hardware device.  



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The company’s flagship product, Moku:Lab.

To replicate all that Moku:Lab can deliver would require tens of thousands of dollars in separate equipment purchases and significantly more lab space to house it all. 

Liquid Instruments began making Moku:Labs in a small storeroom at the Australian

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3 Cool New Products That Should Help Power NVIDIA Stock Higher

NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) is firing on all cylinders,” CEO Jensen Huang said in the graphics processing units (GPU) specialist’s Wednesday release of its fiscal third-quarter 2021 results.

That statement isn’t the type of hyperbole that regularly flows out of the mouths of top executives of publicly traded companies. It’s an accurate description of NVIDIA’s recent financial performance, which featured Q3 year-over-year sales and adjusted earnings per share jumping 57% and 63%, respectively.

Moreover, the technology powerhouse has recently launched or announced a slew of entirely new innovative products that should keep its financial performance firing on all cylinders into the foreseeable future. This, in turn, should keep powering its stock, which has gained 123% in 2020 through Nov. 20. Below are three new products investors should know about.

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NVIDIA Reflex: Helps gamers improve their reaction times

As its name suggests, NVIDIA Reflex is a suite

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New Cleanroom Technology Equipment Market Research Report- COVID-19 Analysis Based on Consumables and Equipment Products | Technavio

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The new cleanroom technology equipment market research from Technavio indicates Neutral growth in the short term as the business impact of COVID-19 spreads.

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“One of the primary growth drivers for this market is the Emphasis on Safety of Working Personnel,” says a senior analyst for the Industrials industry at Technavio.

The demand for better-quality products and the emphasis on safety of working personnel are the key factors fueling the growth of this market. The development of new biologics and their increasing use in the medical devices industry, along with growing demand for sterilized pharmaceutical formulations, is also driving the expansion of the market. The demand from the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries is anticipated to aid market growth during the forecast period. In both these

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