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Consumer Physics Raises $2 Million on Kickstarter for SCiO in Less Than 30 Days


Handheld Molecular Scanner Attracts More Than 10,000 Backers to Help Build the First Database of Physical Matter 

MENLO PARK, Calif. and TEL-AVIV, Israel — June 3, 2014 — Consumer Physics today announced that the Kickstarter campaign for SCiO, its handheld molecular scanner that will enable consumers to better understand the physical world, has raised more than $2,000,000 in less than 30 days and from more than 10,000 backers. SCiO is now the fifth most funded tech campaign in Kickstarter history, and it still has more than two weeks left before its fundraising drive ends. Continue reading

Skytree Supports Big Data Analytics in Hadoop with Hortonworks Data Platform


Skytree Server Version 12.11 Now Runs on YARN on Hadoop

SAN JOSE, Calif. – June 3, 2014 – Skytree®, the Machine Learning Company®, today announced that its predictive analytics software is now available on Apache Hadoop YARN to deliver agile analytics on Hadoop clusters. Skytree’s flagship product — Skytree Server® — is built to provide high-performance Machine Learning and takes advantage of the multi-workload capabilities enabled by YARN’s increased reliability, scalability and manageability.

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DoubleDutch Releases Game Day for Onsite Event Activity Visualization

Event Technology Leader Brings Social Activity to the Big Screen to Boost Event Buzz and App Engagement

SAN FRANCISCO — May 6, 2014 — DoubleDutch, the leading provider of mobile event applications, today announced the release of Game Day, a new large-screen activity visualizer display that highlights influential attendees, upcoming sessions, and the most buzz-worthy happenings around an event or conference. At many large conferences, it can be challenging to consolidate the activity on the floor into one digital place and broadcast it for all attendees. Game Day solves that problem by drawing discussions and trends from the mobile event app, and translating that real-time activity onto the big screen.

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Kaizen Redux – Machine Learning Leader Skytree Expands to Japan with BrainPad Partnership


Japanese Companies Gain Access to Best-in-class Machine Learning Software

SAN JOSE, Calif. and TOKYO— April 24, 2014 — Skytree®, the Machine Learning Company®, today announced a strategic partnership with Japanese Big Data provider BrainPad Inc. to expand Skytree’s patented predictive analytics software to Japanese markets. With this partnership, Skytree and BrainPad will offer advanced data analysis software and support for Japanese customers. BrainPad will become a Premier Partner in Japan for distributing Skytree’s flagship product, Skytree Server.

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Azubu Securing $34.5M Equity Capital Funding from Sapinda Group

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Financing to Support Global Broadcaster’s Upcoming Relaunch and Delivery of Premium Live and On-Demand eSports Action, News and Analysis


LOS ANGELES — March 25, 2014 — Azubu, the global broadcast network specializing in delivering premium live and on-demand eSports programming, today confirmed that Azubu and Sapinda Group (“Sapinda”) have reached an agreement whereby a $34.5 (€25) million equity capital increase is to be funded by Sapinda, a privately owned principal investment company. Continue reading

Chukong Technologies Opens Pre-registration for Chaos Fighters

Chukong LogoBeijing-based Mobile Developer Tests User Acquisition Strategy with Pre-registration Player Rewards

BEIJING – March 13, 2014 – Chukong Technologies today announced the launch of a pre-registration website for their upcoming mobile Massive Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game (MMORPG), Chaos Fighters. The pre-registration page allows fans who are interested in Chaos Fighters to sign up and receive an early notification about the game’s launch. At this time, pre-registered players will also receive special in-app rewards and be entered into a prize drawing. Pre-registration for this game is available at the following URL: Continue reading

Chukong Technologies and Microsoft Open Technologies Collaborate to Extend Support of Popular Mobile Game Engine to Windows Store

Chukong LogoShowcasing cross-platform power at Microsoft’s GDC Next Windows QuickStart Challenge

BEIJING – November 5, 2013 – Leading international mobile entertainment company Chukong Technologies today announced that technical contributions from Microsoft Open Technologies, Inc. have extended support for Cocos2D-x to Windows 8, Windows RT and Windows Phone 8. Adopted by over 400,000 developers worldwide, the cross-platform open source mobile engine now enables teams to launch their titles through Windows Store. Continue reading

PowerCloud Systems Unleashes Skydog™, a Breakthrough Approach to Home Networking


Smart Router plus Web App Empowers Parents to Help Their Kids Make Smart Choices about their Connected Lives

PALO ALTO, Calif. – October 30, 2013 –   PowerCloud Systems, a pioneer in cloud networking for the connected home, today announced that Skydog™, a combination smart Wi-Fi router and Web application, is now available to the general public. Skydog gives families coping with an overload of devices and Internet applications unprecedented visibility into, and management over, their home network so that they can take control of their connected lives. Skydog had a successful Kickstarter campaign in Spring 2013 and now has more than 1,000 users and glowing reviews. Skydog is available via and on Amazon (

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