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A multimedia asset accompanying this release has been removed. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20161201005367/en/ The Liftware Level Starter Kit starts at $195. It comes with the leveling handle, a soup spoon attachment, a travel pouch, a hand strap, and a charger. (Photo: Business Wire) Verily Life Sciences LLC (formerly Google Life Sciences), an Alphabet company, today announced the commercial launch of its second consumer product, the Liftware™ Level, designed to help individuals with limited hand and arm mobility hold a utensil at the angle needed to easily feed themselves. Liftware Level was designed to help people with limited hand and arm mobility, which may be related to cerebral palsy, spinal cord injury, Huntington's disease or post-stroke deficits, eat more easily. The restrict... (more)

WorldRemit Set to Transform Canada’s Remittance Market

Leading money transfer app WorldRemit is rapidly accelerating the switch from offline to digital remittances in Canada, announcing that its Canadian customers are sending nearly 60,000 transfers every month. Almost $24bn (CAD 31.6bn) in overseas remittances are sent from Canada each year yet the vast majority take place offline, leading to inconvenience and high costs. The WorldRemit app or website lets people in Canada send instant, secure money transfers to friends and relatives all over the globe. WorldRemit is the leading sender of remittances to Mobile Money, connected to 34... (more)

Mouser Electronics and Grant Imahara Release New Video Showing Drone Platform for Project First Responders

Mouser Electronics Inc., together with Easy Aerial Inc. and celebrity engineer Grant Imahara, today launched the second video episode from the latest series in the Empowering Innovation Together™ program. The new Project First Responders focuses on creating a proof of concept for an autonomous, cloud-based drone platform for public safety operations during emergencies such as wildfires. The drone project is being developed in the Mouser Innovation Lab with parts from platinum sponsor TE Connectivity. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full release here: http:/... (more)

Valassis and Lityx Expand Media Optimization Capabilities to Cross-channel Marketers

Valassis, a leader in intelligent media delivery, and Lityx, a leader in the automation of advanced analytics, announced today that they are working together to provide marketers a seamless way to deliver automated cross-channel optimization. The joint analytical power of Valassis and Lityx provides advertisers with campaign optimization support for their marketing programs across a broad portfolio of print and digital solutions. Connecting Valassis’ offline and online data with Lityx’ predictive analytics platform gives advertisers the ability to effectively improve future perf... (more)

BTIG Software and Cloud Technology Analyst Joel Fishbein to Host 2016 Software Symposium in San Francisco

BTIG, LLC announced today that it will host the 2016 BTIG Software Symposium, Priorities for Spending – 2017 and Beyond in San Francisco on Tuesday, December 13, 2016. BTIG’s symposium will bring company management from industry-leading companies together with key venture capital, private equity and institutional investors. The symposium will consist of interactive panel discussions with management teams discussing their spending priorities in the year ahead. “Leadership from notable private equity, venture capital and other pioneering companies across a variety of industries wi... (more)