NYC-based Clear targets sports for its fingerprint technology

Clear — the biometrics company that allows travelers to bypass long lines at airport security checkpoints via fingerprint scans — has high hopes for its sports business following a new high-tech concessions deal with Seattle’s CenturyLink Fiel.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2018

Memphis-based City Gear acquired by public company

Memphis-based City Gear will be acquired by Birmingham-based Hibbett Sports Inc. for $88 million in cash. And, that purchase price could grow if certain performance-based targets are met. City Gear is a privately held specialty retailer of men's, kid'.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 29th, 2018

Boeing"s new business targets computers modeled on human brains

Boeing Co. is creating a new unit to focus on technology that’s seemingly straight out of science fiction, including super-fast computing that mimics the synapses of the human brain and hack-proof communications links based on applied quantum physics......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 17th, 2018

Scaleworks portfolio company acquires a Silicon Valley customer

San Antonio-based technology company Filestack Inc. acquired TINT, a San Francisco-based social media marketing platform provider. Financial details of the recently completed deal were not disclosed. And it was not immediately clear whether TINT c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2018

Disney quarterly profit misses as programming costs surge

Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) missed Wall Street profit targets on Tuesday as it lost more subscribers at its cable sports network ESPN and invested in technology and programming to try and capture audiences migrating to streaming television......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 7th, 2018

Q Technology to begin production of structured-light 3D scanning, in-display fingerprint-recognition modules

Q Technology, a China-based smartphone-use lens module maker, has made breakthroughs in developing structured-light 3D scanning and in-display fingerprint-recognition modules, and is ready to start volume production, according to industry sources......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 26th, 2018

SeventySix Capital dives into sports betting with Las Vegas investment

Conshohocken-based venture capital firm SeventySix Capital is getting into the sports betting industry. SeventySix Capital, which specializes in sports technology, this week announced it made an investment in Vegas Stats & Information Network, a sports .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 25th, 2018

With Acquisition, French IT Firm Targets Broader Access to U.S.

France’s Atos is nearing a multibillion deal to acquire Syntel, a U.S.-based information-technology company, a move that would give it access to some of the biggest U.S. financial-services companies......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 22nd, 2018

TruTag Technologies targets marijuana market

Product authentication and brand security company TruTag Technologies has its sights set on the marijuana market after entering into a new partnership with Tag-it Tech Inc.. Hawaii-based TruTag said it will merge its “edible barcode” technology.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 15th, 2018

Chip gear makers take a beating after Micron"s dour forecast

Shares of chip gear makers fell after a tepid forecast by U.S.-based Micron Technology Inc exacerbated fears that a two-year chip boom was fizzling due to sluggish demand from makers of smartphones, PCs and servers......»»

Category: topSource: reuters1 hr. 25 min. ago

Micron stock falls harder after disappointing guidance, slashed production growth targets

Micron Technology Inc. reduced plans for increased me.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch17 hr. 25 min. ago

Egistec low-price strategy to disrupt optical fingerprint sensor market, says report

Fingerprint sensor supplier Egis Technology (Egistec.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesDec 18th, 2018

Ching Chan sorting machines expanding presence in EV components sector

Ching Chan Optical Technology, which supplies optical image-based sorting machines, has disclosed it has obtained orders from makers of electric vehicle (EV) components......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesDec 17th, 2018

Light Street Capital’s Returns, AUM, and Holdings

Light Street Capital Management is a Palo Alto-based hedge fund, which mainly invests in public companies from the technology and media se.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyDec 16th, 2018

Building Better Agents With the Right Technology

Atlanta brokerage unleashes the power Zillow Group’s Bridge Interactive Listing Input tool Village Realty, based in Atlanta, Ga.,.....»»

Category: realestateSource: rismediaDec 15th, 2018

ESL, Intel extend esports partnership for 3 more years

ESL and Intel Corp. are staying in business together. The Los Angeles-based esports firm has extended its partnership with the technology company for three more years through 2021. Under the deal, worth $100 million according to CNBC, Intel (NASDAQ: .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 13th, 2018

GE"s digital unit to sell majority stake in ServiceMax

General Electric Co on Thursday said its digital unit would sell a majority stake in ServiceMax, a cloud-based provider of software used in inventory and workforce management, to technology-focused private equity firm Silver Lake......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 13th, 2018

Boston-based Celect raises $15M for retail inventory prediction

Boston-based software maker Celect Inc. has raised a $15 million Series C round as it tries to sell its inventory-prediction technology to more retailers. The round was led by NGP Capital, a growth-stage investor with a global focus, and existing i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 13th, 2018

Flywheel alumni raising millions to take tech platform to boutique fitness studios

D.C.-based Mariana Tek licenses its technology to boutique fitness studios......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 12th, 2018

Fanatics building swaps hands

A westside property that houses the Jacksonville-based sports merchandiser Fanatics has been purchased by IP Capital Partners, a Boca Raton-based firm. The firm bought the property for $15.025 million, according to a deed recorded Tuesday. It previ.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 12th, 2018

Former Bazaarvoice CEO to run Houston tech firm

Houston-based Quorum Software, which provides finance, operations and accounting software to energy companies, has hired the former president and CEO of Austin-based marketing technology company Bazaarvoice Inc. Gene Austin has been appointed preside.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 12th, 2018