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IDT, a Proud Sponsor of the Wireless Power Challenge, Congratulates the Winners

IDT, a Proud Sponsor of the Wireless Power Challenge, Congratulates the Winners

SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA, Mar. 22 (Korea Bizwire) - Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (IDT) (NASDAQ:IDTI), the analog mixed signal solution company, proudly congratulates the Open Electronics wireless power challenge contest winners. As a leader in wireless power, IDT is pleased to have been a sponsor with Würth Elektronik of this exciting contest hosted by Open Electronics [...]

The American Kennel Club Posthumously Honors Last Surviving 9/11 Dog

The American Kennel Club Posthumously Honors Last Surviving 9/11 Dog

NEW YORK, Mar. 22 (Korea Bizwire) – The American Kennel Club (AKC®), the nation’s largest purebred dog registry and leading advocate for dogs, posthumously presented the last surviving 9/11 search and rescue dog, Bretagne, with the 2017 Empire State Award for Canine Excellence (ACE) on Tuesday, March 21st. This award recognizes canine heroes who have significantly [...]

Deloitte: 73 Percent of Americans Binge Watch TV; Millennial Binge Watchers Average Six Episodes and Five Hours per Viewing

Deloitte: 73 Percent of Americans Binge Watch TV; Millennial Binge Watchers Average Six Episodes and Five Hours per Viewing

NEW YORK, Mar. 22, (Korea Bizwire) — American consumers’ status as a binge watching, streaming, multitasking nation enters 2017 with strong momentum according to Deloitte’s 11th “Digital Democracy Survey.” With 84 percent of Americans on social networks – social media has evolved well beyond “socializing” and is being used to discover new content, get news [...]

Electronic Payments Hit Record High in 2016

Electronic Payments Hit Record High in 2016

SEOUL, Mar. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — The amount of payments made electronically hit a record high in 2016, central bank data showed Wednesday, underscoring the growing trend of South Koreans using electronic means for financial transactions. The daily average amount of electronic financial transactions came to 343.5 billion won (US$306 million) in 2016, up 36.1 [...]

Scientists Develop Gold Nanomaterials for Gout Treatment

Scientists Develop Gold Nanomaterials for Gout Treatment

SEOUL, Mar. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — A group of South Korean scientists developed a new type of gold nano-sized materials to treat hyperuricemia, the science ministry said Wednesday, opening a new gateway for the treatment of diseases such as gout. Hyperuricemia is a phenomenon marked by an abnormally high level of uric acid in the [...]

New Detective Show ‘Tunnel’ Hopes to Emulate Success of ‘Voice’

New Detective Show ‘Tunnel’ Hopes to Emulate Success of ‘Voice’

SEOUL, Mar. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — In recent years, cable television channel OCN has made a name for itself by producing smart and well-polished original crime procedurals, including last year’s “Squad 38″ and this year’s critically acclaimed series “Voice.” Continuing this tradition, the network is set to premiere a new crime show titled “Tunnel,” which [...]

Three Parties Agree to Draft Constitutional Amendment Bill

Three Parties Agree to Draft Constitutional Amendment Bill

SEOUL, Mar. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s three political parties on Wednesday hammered out a joint draft revision of the Constitution that calls for a shift from the current single-term, five-year presidency to a two-term, four-year presidency, party officials said. The proposal also envisions a power-sharing structure in which the president as the head [...]

Call for Entries Issued for Fourteenth International Business Awards

Call for Entries Issued for Fourteenth International Business Awards

FAIRFAX, Va., Mar. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — The Stevie® Awards have issued the call for entries for The 14th Annual International Business Awards, the world’s premier business awards competition, which attracts nominations from organizations in more than 60 nations and territories each year. A photo accompanying this announcement is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/8540ffb4-6337-429d-9f7c-3574f68f49c3 All individuals and [...]

TalkTalk Enhances the Digital Subscriber Experience and Provides a Faster, More Reliable Network with Nominum DNS

TalkTalk Enhances the Digital Subscriber Experience and Provides a Faster, More Reliable Network with Nominum DNS

REDWOOD CITY, CA, Mar. 22 (Korea Bizwire) - Nominum™, the DNS security innovation leader and first-to-market with an extensible DNS platform that accelerates service provider digital transformation, announced today that TalkTalk has deployed the company’s solutions to significantly improve the performance and reliability of its broadband network. In an effort to provide an enhanced digital experience [...]