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Videon's Avia Now Supports Apple TV, Roku and LG Smart TVs
November 26, 2014
State College, PA, November 26, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Videon Central Inc. announces a new version of its popular personal media sharing application for Android: Avia Media Player Version 7.2. This new release integrates LG Electronics' "Connect SDK" (software development kit) to enable Apple TV, Roku and LG webOS-enabled Smart TVs, while continuing to support Google's Chromecast and DLNA enabled devices. Whether Android users want to cast, fling or beam their content, they can now do it with Avia.

IN BRIEF
November 26, 2014
RETAIL Quebec-based Simons will launch stores in five cities TORONTO - After 175 years, Quebec-based Simons is primed to make a major expansion push beyond the province with stores in five new cities across Canada. The family-owned clothing retailer will launch in Vancouver, Calgary, Mississauga, Ottawa and Gatineau, Que., beginning next year and into 2017. With the exception of West Edmonton Mall, the eight other existing Simons stores are based solely in Quebec. The new stores will range from 80,000 to 113,000 square feet and will be built within both new and existing structures. RETAIL

Computer Graphics Market by Software (CAD/CAM, Visualization/Simulation, Digital video, Imaging, Modeling/Animation), Service (Consulting, Training & Support, Integration), End-User (Enterprise and SMB) - Worldwide Forecasts & Analysis (2014-2019)
November 25, 2014
Computer graphics industry as being a part of designing industries is categorized by creativity and innovation skill set. Computer graphics software are now widely being adopted across many industries, such as media and entertainment, advertising and television industry, computer gaming, corporate and commercial production, digital photo and video, and publishing. Computer graphics recently achieved an enormous response from the industry experts and freelancers and is currently expanding at very rapid rate. Computer graphics and 3D software imparts creativity and innovative ideas with the help of fresh talents. This has introduced various technological variations in both computer graphics and 3D animation that leaves the old school PC image processing, motion graphics behind. In media and entertainment industry computer graphics software is used majorly in commercials, cinema, television shows, digital videos, visual effects. Many educationists take the help of computer graphics and animation software in lectures too. CAD/CAM software along with visualization and simulation software are increasingly being used in manufacturing and designing industry along with architecture, building, construction and real estate. With time animation industry has also started making its mark, as VFX and 3D technology evolved, many studio houses and production companies started adopting these technologies and achieved unexpected results.

Eyelit's Advanced Integrated Manufacturing Execution System (MES) Selected by BinOptics to Support Dramatic Growth at New York Production Site; Implementation is underway for innovative integrated optoelectronic components manufacturing
November 25, 2014
Eyelit Inc., a manufacturing software provider for visibility, control, and coordination of manufacturing operations for the aerospace & defense, discrete electronics, life science, medical device, semiconductor, and photovoltaic (solar) industries, announced today that BinOptics, an integrated optoelectronic components manufacturer, has selected the Eyelit MES suite for its fabrication facility in Ithaca, New York. The fast implementation of Eyelit MES, Asset Management, Automated Data Services, and Reporting modules is nearing completion at the BinOptics facility in upstate New York. Key aspects of the selection included Eyelit's experience in similar industries (including optoelectronics, semiconductor, and MEMS), cost of ownership, and ease of implementation.

Global PCB Design Software Market 2014-2018
November 25, 2014
  About PCB Design Software A PCB design software is a subpart of an electronic design automation (EDA) tool. It is an open-source and free of cost software used to design the layout of a PCB. Designing the layouts and schematics of a PCB, which was initially drawn manually, now is replaced by PCB design software. PCB design software helps designers to visualize the proper layouts of the design, which is then printed using digital printing technology. This software helps increase productivity by reducing the manual interventions on complex designing processes and hence increasing the overall accuracy.

INVESTOR ALERT: Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP Reminds Investors of the Lead Plaintiff Deadline in the Class Action Lawsuit Against GT Advanced Technologies Inc.
November 25, 2014
Glancy Binkow & Goldberg LLP reminds investors of GT Advanced Technologies Inc. ("GT Advanced" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:GTAT) that purchasers of GT Advanced securities between November 4, 2013 and October 3, 2014, inclusive (the "Class Period"), have until December 8, 2014, to file a motion to be appointed as lead plaintiff in the shareholder lawsuit filed in the United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire. Investors who have losses of $1 million or more are encouraged to contact the firm for more information.

GameStop Announces Its Black Friday Specials; GameStop has great deals on new and pre-owned video games, consoles, accessories, and smartphones, tablets and other consumer electronics; To help customers save even more money this holiday, GameStop expects to give nearly $250 million dollars in cash or credit through buying customers' video games and consumer electronic products; Stores closed on Thanksgiving Day, but will open at 12:01 a.m. on Black Friday
November 25, 2014
Black Friday is right around the corner and shopping enthusiasts should take note. Today, GameStop reveals the great deals it will be offering gift-givers and gamers alike on Black Friday, as well as remind customers about the different forms of currency it is providing to help customers pay for their holiday purchases. For a complete list of this year's Black Friday deals, customers can visit www.gamestop.com/blackfriday . Most GameStop stores are scheduled to open their doors at 12:01 a.m. local time on Friday, November 28. Holiday shoppers will find the greatest selection and some of the best deals on new and pre-owned video games, consoles, accessories, and the latest consumer electronics. Those customers who do not want to wait until midnight to take advantage of the GameStop deals can shop online Thanksgiving Day at www.gamestop.com and receive free shipping on all purchases.

InformationWeek Releases Fitness Tracker Gift Guide; With the Internet of Things market growing, wearables are in this holiday season. InformationWeek spotlights a dozen fitness trackers that can make great gifts.
November 25, 2014
 Are the loved ones in your life in need of losing a few pounds? Do they need something different to motivate them at the gym? Right now, fitness trackers, such as the Fitbit Charge and the Jawbone Up Move, are some of the most notable wearables available, and these devices act as a starting point for how consumers think about the Internet of Things - a growing market that has the potential to reach $33 billion by the end of the decade, according to one report. This year, 10 percent of US consumers are expected to buy a fitness tracker during the holiday shopping season. Another 8 percent plan to purchase a smartwatch, according to the Consumer Electronics Association. This is even before the release of the high-end Apple Watch.

Newegg Celebrates Black Friday with Awesome Deals and Special Anniversary Hybrid Center Event; Newegg Hybrid Center Offers More Than 96 Incredible On-Site Deals on Nov. 28
November 25, 2014
Newegg , the leading tech-focused e-retailer in North America, today announced its plans for Black Friday, which also marks the one-year anniversary of the Newegg Hybrid Center in Los Angeles. Thousands of great Black Friday deals will be available on Newegg.com. In addition, Newegg fans and customers are invited to attend a special Hybrid Center anniversary event on Nov. 28 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. where they will be treated to coffee, cake and deals galore. Newegg will feature special deals only available at the Hybrid Center on Black Friday (limited quantities per person). "Black Friday is an absolutely huge shopping day for e-retailers like us, especially as customers decide to avoid the crowds and do more of their shopping online," said Soren Mills, Chief Marketing Officer of Newegg North America. "This year, Newegg is offering thousands of fantastic deals on everyone's favorite tech products. And if you're one of our Los Angeles customers, come by the Hybrid Center this Friday, help us celebrate its one-year anniversary and take home even more great deals!"

Internet Users Boom to Nearly 3 Billion as Mobile Expands
November 25, 2014
Internet use has boomed from 2 billion in 2009 to nearly 3 billion in 2014, accessed by approximately 40 percent of the world in part thanks to the proliferation of inexpensive mobile devices, a new report shows. READ: [FCC Delays Net Neutrality Rules Until 2015] The number of Internet users spiked 6.6 percent from 2.7 billion people in 2013 to 2.87 billion in 2014, according to the report published on Monday by the International Telecommunications Union, which is a United Nations agency. Developing nations like the United Arab Emirates have made great strides towards online access, but wealthy individuals in developed regions like Europe and the Americas still account for the majority of Web users. Africa is expanding its telecom connections but only 19 percent of people on that continent are using the Internet, according to the report.


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