Advanced and Keltron Collaborate to Improve Fire Safety in Multi-Building Facility Environments

HOPKINTON, Mass. — Advanced, a leading manufacturer of fire systems, is pleased to announce that its Axis AX UL 864-listed fire system is now compatible with Keltron Corporation’s life safety event management systems. Keltron’s transceivers transmit system status and point-specific data from a multi-building facility’s fire systems to an on-site monitoring station. Now that the […]

TransCore to Design and Build Houston’s Intelligent Transportation System

NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The City of Houston has awarded TransCore a $33.6 million contract to design and build an Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) that will be deployed across 489 intersections throughout the city. The new system will be fully integrated with the City’s multi-agency partnership, Houston TranStar, and the City’s […]

What Amazon Wants from Whole Foods: Data on Shopping Habits

By Anick Jesdanun   NEW YORK (AP) — Why is Amazon spending nearly $14 billion for Whole Foods ? One reason: People who buy yoga mats and fitness trackers on Amazon might also like grapes, nuts and other healthy items at the organic grocery chain. In short, the deal stands to net Amazon a wealth […]

Samsung to Invest $19 Billion in Chip, Display Plants

By Youkyung Lee SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics said July 4 it will invest 21.4 trillion won ($19 billion) in the next four years in its memory chip and display plants in South Korea. The South Korean company’s announcement comes as the global memory chip industry enjoys a massive boom thanks to a […]

Nokia Maker Partners With Zeiss on Smartphone Optics

  HELSINKI (AP) — HMD Global, the company that’s licensed to produce Nokia phones and tablets, says it is partnering with Germany-based Zeiss to produce high quality optics on its new Nokia smartphones. The Finnish company says the handsets will be equipped with Zeiss cameras, “building on the shared history and expertise between Zeiss and […]