LifeMap Solutions and Mount Sinai Launch Patient Services App — MountSinaiNY — for Android Devices

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First Android app from mHealth pioneer LifeMap Solutions makes mobile patient services portal available to leading healthcare system

NEW YORK – November 15, 2016 – LifeMap Solutions, a subsidiary of BioTime, Inc. (NYSE: BTX), and Mount Sinai Health System today announced that MountSinaiNY is now available for Android devices. This marks our entry into the large and critical Android market, after working with world-class medical and research institutions to build successful iOS apps for the ResearchKit platform. Originally launched on iOS in June, MountSinaiNY offers patients a mobile portal to find centralized information and services, providing greater access to and utilization of the Mount Sinai Health System’s services. Continue reading LifeMap Solutions and Mount Sinai Launch Patient Services App — MountSinaiNY — for Android Devices

Nyko Unleashes Miniboss Wireless Controller for NES Classic Edition

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Available in November 2016 at Nyko.com, Amazon, and GameStop

LOS ANGELES – November 03, 2016 – Inventive console accessories manufacturer Nyko today unveiled Miniboss, a wireless controller for the highly anticipated NES Classic Edition game console. Built to complement the visual look and design of the console, Miniboss offers complete wireless freedom of up to 30 feet. Nyko will also release Extend Link, a six foot extension cable for the wired Nintendo NES Classic controller that triples its reach. Both Miniboss (MSRP $19.99) and Extend Link (MSRP $9.99) are available for pre-order at Nyko.com and GameStop.com, and will be available later this month at Amazon.com and in GameStop stores.

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Event Tech Startup Hubb Wins 2016 Oregon Entrepreneurs Network Startup Stage Company Award

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Local Entrepreneurial Community Lauds Company Culture and Approach to Business, Recognizes Hubb’s Innovative Approach to Event Content Management

Vancouver, Wash. – October 27, 2016 –Event technology startup Hubb today announced it has won the OEN Startup Stage Company Award at the annual OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Awards Dinner, held on October 26. This year’s OEN Startup Stage Company Award received a record-breaking number of nominations, and Hubb was one of three finalists selected in September from a fiercely competitive field of local startups. Hubb’s event content management solution aims to change the way event managers create, manage, and market events. The company was chosen because its founder exemplifies the best entrepreneurial traits and has succeeded in building an equally impressive team. Hubb also addresses a compelling market problem that the founder has experienced firsthand and offers a solution that has been co-developed and beta-tested with those in the industry.

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Event Tech Leader Hubb Raises $3 Million Series A Round From Oregon Angel Fund and Elevate Capital

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Round Compliments $1 million seed funding and $140,000 prize from Bend Venture Conference

Vancouver, Wash. – October 19, 2016 – Hubb, developer of cutting-edge event content management technology, today announced that it has raised a $3 million Series A funding round led by Oregon Angel Fund and Elevate Capital Management Fund. The funding follows a $1M seed funding round from earlier this year and a $140,000 investment prize awarded at this year’s Bend Venture Conference. Hubb intends to expand its marketing and sales efforts and grow its team to accelerate growth. Continue reading Event Tech Leader Hubb Raises $3 Million Series A Round From Oregon Angel Fund and Elevate Capital

Nyko Charge Block for Xbox One and PS4 Now Available

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Versatile mix-and-match controller charging solution creates elegant cross-platform system

LOS ANGELES – September 19, 2016 – Inventive console accessories manufacturer Nyko today announced the release of the Charge Block Solo and Charge Block Duo for Xbox One™ and PlayStation®4. Charge Block is a versatile solution for quick, easy controller charging –  plug it into any wall outlet, USB port, or even another Charge Block from either platform for simultaneous charging. Daisy-chain up to four Xbox One and PS4 Charge Blocks to create a simple and elegant cross-platform controller charging system. Charge Block Solo and Charge Block Duo, ranging in MSRP price of $14.99 to $29.99, are now available for purchase on store shelves at GameStop and online at GameStop.com, Nyko.com, and Amazon.com. Charge Block will also be available in Walmart and Target stores in October. White versions of the Charge Block for the Xbox One are planned for release in October.

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Hubb Leverages Microsoft’s Visual Studio Tools for Apache Cordova to Build Cross-Platform Mobile App for Annual Microsoft Business Support University

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Bespoke app integrated seamlessly with Hubb’s existing content management platform to power content for Microsoft’s annual Business Support conference; underscores Hubb’s commitment to agile development and addressing its customers’ needs

Vancouver, Wash. – August 23, 2016 – Event content management technology startup Hubb partnered with Microsoft’s product engineering team to build a cross-platform mobile app for Microsoft’s annual Business Support University, a global event that brings together the company’s business administrators to share best practices. The app connects to Hubb’s existing technology platform, which includes participant registration and content management, to enable the event management team to efficiently plan, manage, and execute the event.

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E3 2016: Nyko Debuts Accessories for VR, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One

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Nyko to showcase latest line of accessories for VR and game consoles at E3 2016, West Hall Booth #4500

LOS ANGELES – June 14, 2016 – Inventive video game accessories manufacturer Nyko Technologies today debuted its first ever line of virtual reality gaming products at the 2016 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) in Los Angeles. The new VR accessories include the VR Guardian, a Bluetooth-powered boundary system that creates a “safe zone” for floor-scale gameplay, and a VR Motion Band designed to reduce nausea. In addition, the company also unveiled new console gaming accessories for the Xbox One™ and PlayStation®4, including the Charge Block Solo featuring a modular design that can be used individually or combined to charge controllers for both consoles, and an Intercooler Grip and SpeakerCom for the PS4. All products are set to launch within the 2016 calendar year.

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Hubb Wins $155k from Seattle Angel Conference to Equip Event Managers with Cutting-Edge Content Management Technology

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Investors recognize Hubb’s approach to huge market opportunity in event management software

Vancouver, Wash. – May 13, 2016 – Event technology startup Hubb today announced that it has been crowned the winner of the ninth annual Seattle Angel Conference, earning $155,000 in angel funding. Hubb was one of 60 Northwest startups to participate in this year’s conference and was hand-selected as the finalist by Seattle Angel Conference’s team of experienced angel investors. This round of funding recognizes the under-served market opportunity in event management software, estimated to be worth more than $9.3 billion by the end of 2020, and signifies an endorsement of Hubb’s approach of using the power of connected content to help event managers streamline their content management process.

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