Platform Science Selected by Werner Enterprises to Support Innovative Driver Technology Solutions

“Our drivers require best-in-class technology to keep them efficient and safe on the road, which is why we remain focused on developing new technology-rich solutions and offerings through our innovation initiative, Werner EDGE,” explains Danny Lilley, VP of Fleet Systems and Technology for Werner Enterprises. “Incorporating Platform Science into our new tablet-based telematics solution allows us to provide a smart workflow, reduce manual data entry and improve navigation and safety features, an important step in furthering our company’s unwavering commitment to our drivers and moving the industry forward.”

Through this partnership, Werner trucks will be outfitted with Platform Science’s full suite of products including its innovative catalogue of applications and third-party app marketplace. The company’s open platform will enable Werner to easily customize and scale its in-cabin and backend experiences, ensuring an unprecedented level of flexibility and control over all of its technologies. 

“As one of the largest and

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Apple shuffles radio stations for its Music platform

Apple has announced two new radio stations are to launch on its Music service, while its flagship Beats 1 station has been renamed Apple Music 1.

The two new stations will be Apple Music Hits, playing popular songs from the 80s, 90s and 2000s, and Apple Music Country, focusing on country sounds.

The tech giant launched its music streaming service in 2015, which included the Beats 1 radio station, fronted by former BBC Radio One DJ Zane Lowe.

It has grown to include shows from the likes of Sir Elton John, Billie Eilish and Lady Gaga.

British R&B star Estelle has been confirmed among the daily hosts on Apple Music Hits.

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Estelle (Ian West/PA)

Lowe, who is also Apple Music’s global creative director, said: “Apple Music is home — it’s home to artists, it’s home to fans, and it’s home to incredible music.

“I’m an obsessive music nerd. I love

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China’s Largest K12 Online Education Platform Zuoyebang Showcased Its AI-Powered Education Solutions at 2020 CIFTIS

BEIJING, Sept. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — On September 4, Zuoyebang, China’s largest online education startup providing K12 tutoring, attended the 2020 China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS) in Beijing. During CIFITS, Zuoyebang presented its cutting-edge suite of online education solutions including livestreaming courses, the latest Cocos-courseware for primary education, and Paperang P3 series miniature printer.

 “For Zuoyebang, 2020 has been a year of development and expansion,” said Su Jing, Executive President of Zuoyebang. “Zuoyebang is committed to creating effective digital classrooms and tools for online learners. We are focused on providing quality alternatives to in-person teaching using cutting-edge AI and big data technology.”

Showcased at CIFTIS 2020 was Zuoyebang’s Cocos-courseware, an AI-assisted learning platform that pairs students with teachers via livestreaming. Designed for primary school students that may struggle with concentrating and processing information, it uses gesture recognition, facial recognition, facial expression recognition and

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HackerEarth Announces 2019 – 2020 Milestones, Driven by Adoption of its Leading Developer Skills-Assessment Platform

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7 Undervalued Stocks to Buy Before They’re Blasting Off Again

When stock markets fell off a cliff in late March 2020, the V-shaped recovery that followed quickly boosted any undervalued stocks that were buying opportunities at the bottom.That said, the disconnect between the stock market and the lack of a wider economic recovery is compounding issues. Investors may blame the Federal Reserve for pumping trillions into the stock market and increasing valuations. And in the very long-term, inflation is a potential risk for markets.But when the world figures out a way to contain the novel coronavirus — be it through a vaccine or enhanced contact tracing — the overheated economy will drive company profits higher. The rally fueled by the stock-split of Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) and Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) ended at the beginning of September. Now that valuations matter again, the selling pressure on the market has created better prices in

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Evonetix and Analog Devices Collaborate on Third-Generation DNA Synthesis Platform

  • Collaboration will fast track the development and scale-up of Evonetix’s desktop DNA writer towards commercialisation and first product
  • Technology will help facilitate the rapidly growing multibillion-dollar synthetic biology industry

EVONETIX LTD (‘Evonetix’), the synthetic biology company developing a desktop platform for scalable, high-fidelity and rapid gene synthesis, today announced a collaboration with leading, global high-performance analog technology company, Analog Devices, Inc. The companies will work together on the advancement and commercial scale-up of Evonetix’s proprietary microelectromechanical systems (MEMS)-based silicon chips and accelerate the development of Evonetix’s first product, a DNA desktop writer.

Evonetix’s novel silicon chip controls the synthesis of DNA at many thousands of independently controlled reaction sites or ‘pixels’ on the chip surface in a highly parallel fashion. The two companies began working together in January 2019. They agreed to extend the collaboration as Evonetix continues to work with Analog Garage, Analog Devices’ corporate innovation lab, to jointly

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ASX opens up DataSphere data science platform

The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) has opened its DataSphere platform to third parties.

DataSphere is touted by the ASX as an open data science platform that supports analytics and machine learning. The selling point is that customers can access ASX and third party data to solve problems. It also allows customers to commercialise their data and analytics.

ASX trading services executive general manager David Raper said the platform has significantly expanded its ASX datasets since launching last year, and now includes datasets from third parties.  

“We are in positive discussions with a growing community of data partners and a number of local and global data generators,” Raper said. “We’re opening up new and unique datasets.”

Raper said the catalogue of ASX and non-ASX datasets span fixed income, interest rate, derivatives, equities, and benchmarks.

“We’re already working with customers to build data products within the fixed income space,” he added. “We’re

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Promethean Introduces New Professional Development Platform for Educators

Training site Learn Promethean provides an all-in-one resource center for sharpening edtech skills

SEATTLE, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — To equip educators with the tools and training needed to create an engaging classroom experience and bring lessons to life, Promethean® has released an enhanced version of its professional development platform, Learn Promethean.

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The easy-to-use portal brings together all aspects of Promethean learning with an enhanced user experience for teachers and administrators alike. It provides professional development, training, and resources that help teachers integrate the entire Promethean technology suite into the classroom and can be used in school or in remote learning environments.

Specifically, Learn Promethean allows teachers to:

  • Enroll in online courses and access on-demand videos featuring the latest generation of interactive displays, the ActivPanel® Elements Series, and lesson delivery software ActivInspire® and ClassFlow®.
  • Access education-related articles that explore specific learnings and
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Pushing through the pandemic – inploi enhances jobs platform to target the New Collar workforce

– Over 150,000 searchable vacancies added across the UK, Germany, and New Zealand

– New features including job seeker profile videos, in-platform voice and video calling and enhanced employer brand pages are live

– The New Collar Worker report released today draws on proprietary research and Deloitte, Gallup, and the Pew Research Centre polling

LONDON, Sept. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Technology start-up inploi has launched a string of new features adding tens of thousands of job opportunities to their platform and positioning it squarely as the professional community to connect the New Collar Workforce with companies that want to engage and hire from this demographic. inploi notes that 82% of their user base do not have a LinkedIn profile.

With most hiring activity paused during the COVID lockdown, the inploi team have seized the opportunity to test and launch new tools including in-platform voice and video calling, job

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Chariot Energy Announces Collaboration with The University of Texas at Austin to Further Advance its Smart Technology Platform | Business

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep 2, 2020–

Chariot Energy, an affiliate of 174 Power Global, today announced a collaboration with The University of Texas at Austin to research the use of machine learning and artificial intelligence to enhance the buying process and customer experience for Texans in the market for retail electricity.

“Our team consists of some of the brightest minds in retail electricity, and it’s a privilege to collaborate with students of a best-in-class educational institution focused on technology and engineering,” said Chariot Energy President and CEO, Henry Yun, PhD. “It’s incredibly important to bring technology to the forefront of the highly competitive deregulated energy industry to better understand consumer buying behavior, which gives us to the opportunity to tailor products and better serve customers based on their individual needs. This opportunity supports our team’s effort in improving the overall experience for our customers, starting when they first hear about Chariot Energy.”

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