For Energy Consumers Seeking New Products and Services, Personalized and Seamless Experiences Have Become Paramount, Accenture Research Shows

Consumers want new energy-related products and services, particularly in the form of new value propositions and most are demanding a seamless, digital and personalized experience, Accenture research (NYSE:ACN) shows. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20161024006306/en/ (Graphic: Business Wire) The research, The New Energy Consumer: Thriving in the Energy Ecosystem, Accenture’s seventh … Continue reading “For Energy Consumers Seeking New Products and Services, Personalized and Seamless Experiences Have Become Paramount, Accenture Research Shows”

Fitch: Brazil’s Real House Price Declines Likely into 2017

Real home prices in Brazil will drop further as the economy remains challenged despite some improvements, Fitch Ratings says. However, some cities’ meager supplies of residential property should limit real price declines. Nominal prices will likely remain mostly stable. Fitch forecasts a 3.3% decline in Brazil’s GDP for 2016 with only a modest recovery in … Continue reading “Fitch: Brazil’s Real House Price Declines Likely into 2017”

Catalyst in Financial Advisory Industry Changes Lives, Changes Name

We’ve heard it a thousand times. A company changes its name, rebranding itself to respond to modern demands. Announcing the newly minted brand, the company holds a self-congratulatory event in a hotel ballroom – complete with bland chicken, free drinks, some glad-handing, and swag bags with branded tchotchkes – then goes back to business as … Continue reading “Catalyst in Financial Advisory Industry Changes Lives, Changes Name”

DNA Microarray – Market Drivers and Forecasts, Reports Technavio

Technavio analysts forecast the global DNA microarray market to grow at a CAGR of above 15% during the forecast period, according to their latest report. The research study covers the present scenario and growth prospects of the global DNA microarray market for 2016-2020. To calculate the market size, the report considers revenue generated from the … Continue reading “DNA Microarray – Market Drivers and Forecasts, Reports Technavio”

Lighting Science® Launches Latest LED Innovation, the L-Bar™

LED powerhouse Lighting Science® today announced its latest innovation with the release of its high-performance linear lighting solution, the L-Bar™. Delivering up to 4,500 lumens, the L-Bar is so powerful that one linear luminaire can replace a standard 2’ x 4’ fluorescent troffer, making it the ideal solution for new commercial construction and for legacy … Continue reading “Lighting Science® Launches Latest LED Innovation, the L-Bar™”

Pfizer Presents Promising New Immunotherapy Combination Data With INLYTA® (axitinib) In Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma (RCC)

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) today announced data from an ongoing, investigational Phase 1b study of INLYTA® (axitinib) combined with the checkpoint inhibitor pembrolizumab (A4061079, NCT02133742), a PD-1 inhibitor known as KEYTRUDA® and marketed by Merck, known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, in treatment-naïve patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma (RCC). The study was … Continue reading “Pfizer Presents Promising New Immunotherapy Combination Data With INLYTA® (axitinib) In Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma (RCC)”

Samsung Announces Lifetime Guarantee Against Long-Term Image Retention for 2016 SUHD Quantum Dot TVs in the U.S.

Samsung Electronics America, Inc., the number one TV manufacturer worldwide for the past 10 years, today unveils a lifetime guarantee that covers TV screen burn-in for its entire line up of 2016 SUHD Quantum Dot TVs purchased in the United States. In the event of burn-in, Samsung guarantees to either repair or replace any 2016 … Continue reading “Samsung Announces Lifetime Guarantee Against Long-Term Image Retention for 2016 SUHD Quantum Dot TVs in the U.S.”

Hot Topic, Inc. Announces Conference Call to Discuss Second Quarter Financial Results

Hot Topic, Inc. announced that a conference call to discuss the second quarter results for the period ended July 30, 2016 is scheduled for September 13, 2016 at 4:30PM (ET). Access information for this conference call will be published on the Secure Financial Information Exchange prior to the date of the conference call. Hot Topic, … Continue reading “Hot Topic, Inc. Announces Conference Call to Discuss Second Quarter Financial Results”

Alcoa Named Sustainability Leader on Dow Jones Indices for Fifteenth Consecutive Year

For the fifteenth year in a row, lightweight metals leader Alcoa (NYSE:AA) has been named as one of the world’s leading companies for sustainability on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) — a globally recognized and reputable benchmark for corporate responsibility and sustainability. Alcoa was again recognized as the Aluminum Industry Leader on the Dow Jones World … Continue reading “Alcoa Named Sustainability Leader on Dow Jones Indices for Fifteenth Consecutive Year”

CORRECTING and REPLACING NimbeLink, Sierra Wireless, and GetWireless Announce Cat 4 Cellular Modem

NIMBELINK, SIERRA WIRELESS, AND GETWIRELESS ANNOUNCE CAT 4 CELLULAR MODEM Sierra Wireless module powers NimbeLink Skywire™ Cat 4 modem distributed by GetWireless for Verizon and AT&T cellular networks. NimbeLink and Sierra Wireless will join GetWireless in that company’s booth at the CTIA Super Mobility 2016 to present the new Skywire Cat 4 embedded modem. This … Continue reading “CORRECTING and REPLACING NimbeLink, Sierra Wireless, and GetWireless Announce Cat 4 Cellular Modem”