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.

Hands on demos are available from Tuesday, June 14 to Thursday, June 16 at Nyko’s exhibition booth in the West Hall, #4500. Members of the press interested in scheduling a personal demo can contact nyko@triplepointpr.com for an appointment. Continue reading E3 2016: Nyko Debuts Accessories for VR, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One

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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LifeMap Solutions Launches Full-Service Mobile Health App Design & Development to Meet the Needs of Medical, Research, and Commercial Partners

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Digital health solutions provider makes its ResearchKit and CareKit app expertise available to research institutions and health companies worldwide to advance insights into human health

SAN JOSE, Calif., – April 25, 2016 – LifeMap Solutions, the digital health subsidiary of BioTime, Inc. (NYSE MKT: BTX) and co-developer of ResearchKit-enabled app Asthma Health, today announced a new service to develop custom smartphone apps and research studies for partners worldwide. Through the new service, LifeMap offers clients its deep expertise in medical science, consumer behavior, app analytics, and design. LifeMap then adds the client’s own unique expertise to the mix and guides the development, from concept to completion, of a new research or care app and, optionally, a scientific study.

Hubb Launches on the Abila Marketplace for Nonprofits and Associations

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Providing Conferences with Speaker, Session and Attendee Management Solutions

Vancouver, Wash. – March 7, 2016 – Hubb today launched its online conference content management platform, on the Abila Marketplace, which provides nonprofits and associations with easy access to tools and services to enhance their existing Abila products. Now integrated with Abila’s association management system, netFORUM™, Hubb  automates the business process for collecting, managing and marketing the abstracts, speakers and sponsors for conferences and meetings. With Hubb, associations significantly reduce the administrative time for planning conferences, allowing event managers to organize and market their event content more efficiently and drive attendance growth. Continue reading Hubb Launches on the Abila Marketplace for Nonprofits and Associations

Mount Sinai and LifeMap Solutions Expand Asthma Health ResearchKit Study to UK and Ireland

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NEW YORK – February 23, 2016 – The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and LifeMap Solutions, a company developing innovative digital health solutions, today announced international expansion of the free Asthma Health app to the United Kingdom and Ireland.  Released in March 2015 alongside the launch of Apple’s ResearchKit platform in the United States, Asthma Health enables individuals with asthma to participate in a large-scale medical research study by simply using iPhone.

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