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IDT Selected to Provide High-Efficiency Wireless Power Solution for LG’s Latest Flagship Smartphone, G6

IDT Selected to Provide High-Efficiency Wireless Power Solution for LG’s Latest Flagship Smartphone, G6

SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA, Jun. 27 (Korea Bizwire) - Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (IDT) (NASDAQ:IDTI) today announced that it has again teamed with LG to enable wireless charging in the electronics giant’s flagship smartphones. The IDT® market-leading wireless power chips are integrated into the sleek new LG G6 state-of-the-art feature-rich models. IDT’s advanced wireless power technology includes all of the hardware and [...]

Ant Financial Is Named to MIT Technology Review’s Annual 50 Smartest Companies List

Ant Financial Is Named to MIT Technology Review’s Annual 50 Smartest Companies List

HANGZHOU, China, Jun. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — Ant Financial Services Group (Ant Financial) has been named to MIT Technology Review’s 2017 list of 50 Smartest Companies. To make the list, a company must exhibit technological leadership and business acumen which set them apart from competitors. Ant Financial was listed for applying AI technologies to digital financial services [...]

Alipay Brings Enhanced “Cashless” Experience for Chinese Tourists in the Principality of Monaco

Alipay Brings Enhanced “Cashless” Experience for Chinese Tourists in the Principality of Monaco

LONDON, Jun. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — Alipay, the world’s largest online and mobile payment platform operated by Ant Financial Services Group (“Ant Financial”, “Ant”), today announced that it has signed a MoU with the Government of Monaco, which will enable merchants in Monaco to accept payment via Alipay, giving Chinese tourists the same convenient payment [...]

Next Animation Studio Appoints Matthew Duntemann as Chief Creative Officer

Next Animation Studio Appoints Matthew Duntemann as Chief Creative Officer

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Jun. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — Next Animation Studio (NAS) today announced that Matthew Duntemann has joined the company as Chief Creative Officer. Based at NAS headquarters in Taipei, Duntemann will report directly to Chief Executive Officer Indra Suharjono. A photo accompanying this announcement is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/d515e951-3223-46bc-ac3c-bcd9023f2c2e As Chief Creative Officer, Duntemann will [...]

AI to Drive GDP Gains of $15.7 Trillion with Productivity, Personalisation Improvements

AI to Drive GDP Gains of $15.7 Trillion with Productivity, Personalisation Improvements

HONG KONG, Jun. 27 GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Global GDP will be 14% higher in 2030 as a result of AI – the equivalent of an additional $15.7 trillion. This makes it the biggest commercial opportunity in today’s fast changing economy according to new research by PwC. Drawing on a detailed analysis of the business impact [...]

IDT to Speak and Exhibit at Wireless Power Congress 2017 in Munich, Germany

IDT to Speak and Exhibit at Wireless Power Congress 2017 in Munich, Germany

SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA, Jun. 26 (Korea Bizwire) - Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (IDT) (NASDAQ:IDTI) announced today that it will be giving a presentation and showcasing technical demonstrations of its advanced wireless power technology at the Wireless Power Congress show in Munich, Germany. The event occurs July 12 to 13 at the Konferenzzentrum, and is organized by the technical journal Elektronik, [...]

Euroloan Sets New Crowdfunding Record for FinTech Companies in Finland

Euroloan Sets New Crowdfunding Record for FinTech Companies in Finland

Helsinki, Finland, Jun. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — Euroloan Group PLC issued new shares on Privanet Group PLC’s crowdfunding platform Around. The statutory maximum limit of EUR 4.995 million for the issue was reached on Thursday, June 8, eight days early. The subscription was at termination at 5,599,031 EUR, i.e. 377% of the minimum target of [...]

IAGC: Plankton Study Speculative and Needs Better Data

IAGC: Plankton Study Speculative and Needs Better Data

Houston, TX, US, Jun. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — The International Association of Geophysical Contractors (IAGC) released the following statement regarding the publishing of research on the interaction of seismic surveys and zooplankton in Nature: Ecology and Evolution. The IAGC President, Nikki Martin issued the following statement: “While we found the study interesting, we are also [...]

KDDI Chooses Sigma Design’s Z-Wave Technology for Japan’s First Smart Home Service

KDDI Chooses Sigma Design’s Z-Wave Technology for Japan’s First Smart Home Service

FREMONT, Calif., Jun. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — Sigma Designs® (NASDAQ:SIGM), a leading provider of intelligent system-on-chip (SoC) solutions for connected smart TV platforms and smart home IoT, is pleased to announced that Japan’s largest telco corporation, KDDI, uses Z-Wave as the wireless mesh technology powering their smart home solution, au HOME, designed specifically for network [...]

Impinj Introduces Speedway® R120 RAIN RFID Reader

Impinj Introduces Speedway® R120 RAIN RFID Reader

SEATTLE, Jun. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — Impinj (PI), a leading provider of RAIN RFID solutions, today introduced the Impinj Speedway R120 one-port, enterprise-grade fixed reader that connects RAIN RFID-enabled items to the Internet. The Speedway reader portfolio now includes three models to support one, two, or four antennas with expansion up to 32 antennas. Speedway [...]