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mHealth (Mobile Healthcare) Ecosystem Market Projection 2017 - 2030 - Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies & Forecasts

04 12 2017

Albany, NY -- 12/04/2017 -- With more than 7 Billion mobile network subscriptions worldwide, the mobile communications sector is rapidly gaining traction from a diverse range of vertical sectors. Healthcare is no exception to this trend.As healthcare service providers seek to maximize their patient outreach while minimizing costs, many view mobile healthcare (or mHealth) as the solution to improve healthcare cost–efficiency. mHealth refers to the usage of mobile communications technology and devices to enhance access to healthcare information, improve distribution of routine and emergency health services, and provide diagnostic services.Mobile operators also view mHealth as a lucrative opportunity for the monetization of their mobile connectivity services as a growing proportion of their subscribers adopt healthcare centric wearables. Given that most operators have established themselves as reputable consumer brands, they are also eyeing at opportunities to offer services beyond simple...

BuyDRM and Bitmovin Partner with Sports-First Streaming TV Service fuboTV

04 12 2017

“Using the KeyOS MultiKey Service with Bitmovin’s Cloud Encoding platform in the cloud has greatly improved our go to market strategy and allows us to focus on subscriber growth while maintaining a streamlined workflow” fuboTV Co-Founder Sung Ho Choi. AUSTIN, Texas, SAN FRANCISCO and NEW YORK December 04, 2017 BuyDRM and Bitmovin have partnered with sports-first streaming TV service fuboTV (http://www.fubo.tv). As part of the deployment, Bitmovin will provide fuboTV with cloud-based encoding and encryption via the Bitmovin Encoding platform integrated with BuyDRM’s KeyOS Encryption Key API. BuyDRM will in-turn provide DRM licensing services to fuboTV’s end users around the world via the KeyOS MultiKey mulit-DRM service. With more than 100,000 paid subscribers, fuboTV offers viewers OTT access to popular channels featuring live sports, news, television series and movies, via mobile devices, web browsers and TV-connected devices. A leading and fast-growing virtual MVPD, fuboTV...

InventHelp Inventor Develops Improved Sports Bottle For More Convenient Mixing of Powder Supplements (AUP-778)

02 12 2017

PITTSBURGH December 02, 2017 Many people rely on sports bottles for dietary supplements, portable drinks and convenient hydration. The popularity of these bottles inspired an inventor from Austin, Texas, to rethink the design. "Other sports bottles on the market are sub-par, expensive, bulky and heavy, and/or too complicated," he said, "so I decided that there should be a more ergonomic, efficient and convenient way to mix powdered drinks." Lightweight, ergonomic, non-bulky, portable, easy to use and affordable, THE MUSCLE MIXER also is usable for making shakes and preparing baby bottles. It's ideal for fitness enthusiasts, athletes, mothers, etc. The original design was submitted to the Austin office of InventHelp. It is currently available for licensing or sale to manufacturers or marketers. For more information, write Dept. 16-AUP-778, InventHelp, 217 Ninth Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222, or call (412) 288-1300 ext. 1368. Learn more about InventHelp's Invention Submission...

Former Head of Yahoo! Sports Joins FanWagon

01 12 2017

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Dec. 1, 2017 -- Houston-area startup FanWagon is announcing today that Michael Pearce has joined their team just ahead of launching their new sports-gifting platform (titled FanWagon) for iOS, Android and Xbox. He will be working alongside founder Dexter Talbert, VP Chris Meza, Head of Strategy Jon Hume, as well as former Apple employee Jonathan Lott. Michael was the former Head of Yahoo! Sports, as well as Head of Global Video Initiatives at Yahoo! Studios. FanWagon aims to engage sports fans and e-sports fans during live events with a unique form of gamification that allows fans to send physical gifts to each other. Michael Pearce's previous involvement in sports at the global scale will bridge a new connection across continents for FanWagon. Under Yahoo! he created and launched Fantasy Football Live, which was nominated for two Emmy Awards. He was responsible for global event planning for the 2016 Olympics in Brazil, has worked high-end partnerships...

OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY MASON RUDOLPH WINS THE 2017 JOHNNY UNITAS GOLDEN ARM AWARD®

30 11 2017

2017 Golden Arm Award Sponsors BALTIMORE, USA, November 30, 2017 -- Oklahoma State University quarterback Mason Rudolph is the winner of the 2017 Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award, presented annually by the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Educational Foundation, Inc.The native of Rock Hill, South Carolina has quarterbacked OSU to a 31-9 record as a starter and has led the Cowboys to 10 victories in games in which they trailed during the second half. Rudolph has beat every team in the Big 12 during his career and he holds no fewer than 50 school records. He enters the bowl game with 13,267 career passing yards, a mark that ranks fourth in Big 12 history.Rudolph hit a career mark of 323.6 passing yards per game which is third in Big 12 history. The senior ranks in the top three among the FBS active career leaders in passing yards per completion, passing yards per attempt, total passing yards, passing yards per game, total offense and total offense yards per play. He led the FBS with 4,553 passing...

SEC and SiriusXM to Launch Exclusive New Sports Channel - SiriusXM SEC Radio

30 11 2017

NEW YORK, Nov. 30, 2017 -- The Southeastern Conference (SEC) and SiriusXM announced today that they will launch SiriusXM SEC Radio, a new and exclusive 24/7 audio channel dedicated to SEC sports that will deliver fans and alumni across the country in-depth and comprehensive access to SEC-focused sports talk and news, plus an extensive schedule of SEC games. SEC and SiriusXM to Launch Exclusive New Sports Channel – SiriusXM SEC Radio SiriusXM SEC Radio will launch early next year and will be available exclusively to SiriusXM subscribers via the SiriusXM app, on connected devices including smart TVs, Amazon Alexa devices, Sony PlayStation, Roku and more, and on select SiriusXM satellite radios (channel 374). The new channel's programming lineup will include exclusive new shows as well as simulcasts of SEC Network programming, and will give listeners access to weekly college coaches shows, press conferences, classic SEC game broadcasts, coverage of SEC Media...

HyperX Now the Official Gaming Headset Partner of the Dallas Mavericks and the Future Dallas NBA 2K League Team

30 11 2017

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. & DALLAS--HyperX®, the gaming division of Kingston® Technology Company, Inc., announced its first NBA 2K team sponsorship, becoming the official gaming headset partner of the future Dallas NBA 2K League team and the Dallas Mavericks. HyperX will participate with the Dallas Mavericks at NBA home games with in-arena activities including digital signage, giveaways and concourse activities. The Dallas esports team is the first professional NBA 2K League team to partner with HyperX, and will announce the team’s identity with other NBA 2K teams later this winter. With the inaugural NBA 2K draft and season to begin in spring of 2018, HyperX has taken the lead in the gaming market to co-develop activities with the Mavericks in and around traditional sports and esports gaming at the American Airlines Center. “We see the NBA 2K League as a great way to provide entertainment value and partnering with HyperX is a valuable part of our plan to build a competitive...

Brooks Running Company Brings Innovation to Runners by Unveiling the Most Personalized Running Footwear

29 11 2017

SEATTLE--Brooks Running Company announced it is partnering with HP Inc. and Superfeet to deliver the most personalized running footwear. Leveraging FitStation powered by HP and Brooks Run Signature, Brooks will introduce the first performance running shoe created based on an individual’s unique biomechanics which will be available via special order through select retail partners beginning June 2018. With a singular focus on running, Brooks has a deep understanding of runners’ unique biomechanics and is committed to providing personalized experiences that enhance the run for every individual. Based on years of research, the company developed its Run Signature philosophy rooted in the belief that the best way to enhance comfort and improve performance is not to fix a runner’s “flaws” but to instead create running footwear that works with the runner’s natural motion path of his or her body. Through its partnership with HP and Superfeet, Brooks takes Run Signature to the next...

Hotel INDIGO Frisco, Frisco’s First Boutique Hotel, Now Open

29 11 2017

Our mission was to create a once in a lifetime experience for all of our guests. FRISCO, Texas November 29, 2017 Frisco’s first boutique hotel, the Hotel INDIGO Frisco, opened for business on November 21, 2017. The upscale, luxury property is the first of its kind for Frisco, and will greatly enhance the travel experience for leisure and business travelers alike. True to the Hotel INDIGO brand where no two properties are alike and each tells the story of its community, the Hotel INDIGO Frisco has woven in Frisco’s unique history, making it a one-of-a-kind hotel. The city’s interesting roots from soil, farmland, innovative pioneers and railroad inspired the design and architecture of the hotel. Upon entering Hotel INDIGO Frisco, senses are engaged from floor to ceiling with time-period-inspired décor, flooring, furniture and light fixtures with distinctive textures. MDM F T, LLC. recently purchased the new Hotel INDIGO Frisco, which was built by local developer Dabu Hotels,...

Family Who Lost Eight Members in Sutherland Springs Shooting Targets Government With Notice of Claim Allegations

29 11 2017

SAN ANTONIO, Nov. 29, 2017 -- Joe "Papa Joe" Holcombe and his wife Claryce lost their son and eight other family members in the tragedy that occurred earlier this month in the massacre at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas.  The Holcombe family is in search of answers to many questions about why the Air Force failed to provide key information to the FBI that should have prevented Devin Patrick Kelley from purchasing firearms.  Holcombe Family Papa Joe and Claryce are committed to making sure no other family has to suffer such a devastating preventable loss. The family is now filing a federal claim form with U.S. Government to determine negligence.  "Under a 1996 law preventing spouse and child abusers from possessing firearms, the service's Office of Special Investigations should have entered that conviction into an FBI database," says the family's attorney Rob Ammons. "The office didn't, the Air Force has admitted....

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