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Wi-Charge Ushers in New Era of Wireless Device Charging

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With New Patented Technology, Wi-Charge Brings Light Based, Long-Range, Automatic Wireless Charging to Smart Home and Mobile Devices

REHOVOT, Israel March 10, 2015 – Wi-Charge, an Israeli technology startup that is out to change the way people power their devices, today officially debuts the latest in wireless charging technology. Wi-Charge’s technology delivers up to 10W of power over 30 feet to multiple devices via an infrared light beam. This technology allows smart home and mobile devices a source of unlimited and safe power. Continue reading

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and LifeMap Solutions Launch Asthma Study for iPhone

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First-of-its-kind asthma study developed using ResearchKit framework 

NEW YORK, NY - March 9, 2015 – The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and LifeMap Solutions, a subsidiary of BioTime (NYSE MKT: BTX),  today announced the launch of a large-scale medical research study that uses the new ResearchKit framework developed by Apple to make it easy for individuals who suffer from asthma to participate in studies right from their iPhone.  Continue reading

Switchmate Reaches $50K Goal on Indiegogo One Day After Launch, Prepares for Production

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 Early Bird Pricing on Smart-Made-Simple Automated Light Switch Still Available for a Limited Time

PALO ALTO, Calif. – Mar. 4, 2015 – Switchmate, a hardware startup dedicated to producing the simplest possible smart-home products, today reached its crowdfunding goal of $50,000 and is officially starting production of its first product, the Switchmate smart switch. The device is a light automation solution that requires no rewiring or deconstruction – it snaps magnetically onto any standard switchplate, allowing users to flip the switch via their mobile device. Switchmate was backed by over 600 people and sold over 1,500 units within the first 36 hours, and is expected to ship in Q4 of 2015. Continue reading

Lords of the Fallen: Ancient Labyrinth DLC Now Available for PC, PS4, and Xbox One

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Join Harkyn in his fight for redemption as Lords of the Fallen takes on the Ancient Labyrinth in the hit action-adventure’s first major content expansion

WARSAW, Poland – March 3, 2014 - Internationally acclaimed game developer, publisher, and distributor CI Games today announced that the first major downloadable content for their hit title Lords of the Fallen is now available for download on PC, PS4, and Xbox One for $7.99. Lords of the Fallen: Ancient Labyrinth builds upon the existing lore, characters, and storyline of the popular action-RPG. Players can expect the same challenging gameplay that made the original release a fan-favorite, but with more rewards for playing through multiple times and exploring every dark corner of the Ancient Labyrinth. Continue reading

Switchmate Provides Smart Lighting without Rewiring, Available for Pre-Order Now on Indiegogo

switchmate_logoHardware Startup Democratizes Home Automation with their Simple Smart Switch

PALO ALTO, Calif. – Mar. 2, 2015 – Switchmate, a hardware startup striving to simplify the home automation space, today launched an Indiegogo campaign for their simple light automation solution. Unlike other smart lights, Switchmate requires no complicated rewiring or installation – it’s a sleek, minimalist lighting attachment that magnetically snaps on to any standard light switch, enabling users to control the switch via the Switchmate companion app.

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Color Guardians Sprints towards Launch on PS4, Vita, PC and Mac

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Tricky New Side-scroller Arrives April 14 on All Systems

SAN JOSÉ, Costa Rica - Feb. 26, 2015 - Fair Play Labs revealed today that Color Guardians, a new action title where side-scrolling action meets tricky, multi-faceted obstacles and objectives, will launch simultaneously for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, the PlayStation®Vita portable entertainment system, Windows, and Mac OS on April 14, 2015. Color Guardians, a game that challenges players to navigate a series of increasingly difficult stages while dodging hazards and changing their own color on the fly, will release digitally for all systems, giving players everywhere a chance to experience the excitement and challenges on their platform of choice.

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LifeMap Sciences Partners with Toldot Genetics to Support Next Generation Sequencing Variant Analysis Commercialization

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LifeMap expands its next generation sequencing data analysis business, enhances Toldot’s next generation sequencing analysis services with LifeMap’s integrated knowledgebase and tools

ALAMEDA, Calif., Feb. 25, 2015 ― LifeMap Sciences, Inc. (LifeMap), a subsidiary of BioTime, Inc., announced today a commercial partnership agreement with Toldot Genetics, LTD (Toldot), a subsidiary of BATM Advanced Communications, Ltd.  LifeMap’s GeneCards Suite, comprised of the company’s integrated biomedical knowledgebase and premium analysis tools, will optimize Toldot’s next generation sequencing (NGS) data analysis capabilities by powering its algorithm-based tools for assigning genetic variations derived from whole genome and exome sequencing, to clinical conditions in order to improve biomedical research. LifeMap will also promote Toldot’s products and offer them to its large user base of life scientists in academia, research hospitals, and biopharma.  Continue reading

NetEase Expands Global Presence with First Headquarters in the West

NASDAQ-listed internet technology company sets up shop in the US, led by gaming veterans; Announces first game for Western audiences

Redwood Shores, Calif. – Feb. 24, 2015 NetEase, Inc. (NTES), one of China’s leading internet and online game services providers, today announced the establishment of operations in North America. The US headquarters combines the development and scaling capabilities of over 3,600 employees in China with local market expertise in North America. The team will focus on building a strong pipeline of mobile games for Western audiences from the ground up.  Multiple titles are planned for release in North American and European markets in 2015.  Continue reading