PowerVision Unveils New Livestream, Video Conferencing Capabilities For Poweregg X Drone

Award-winning PowerEgg X firmware update supports livestreaming on major platforms such as YouTube, Periscope, and TikTok. New videoconferencing capability drives upon global growth in virtual conferences and events; support for Windows and Mac devices for platforms such as Zoom, Skype, and more. PowerVision Robot Corporation, the only company in the world producing aerial, water-surface, and underwater robotic devices, as well as the only robotic company to achieve mass production of underwater AI robotic devices, has…

MarTech Startup, edrone, Secures Funding of USD 5.3 Million to Fuel Their Ambitions of Becoming One-Stop-Shop for E-Commerce

Polish marketing technology startup edrone has raised USD 5.3 million Series A funding to fuel their ambitions of building a marketing one-stop-shop for e-commerce. The capital came from two sources: a Hungarian VC, PortfoLion, in a Series A round, and an R&D grant for edrone's autonomous virtual assistant. It will be invested in research and business development for the CEE and LATAM regions. It’s their first funding after bootstrapping for four years. The product is aimed at medium and large e-commerce businesses…

Dedrone and BlackBerry Partner to Counter Unauthorized Drone Activity

BlackBerry Limited announced it has partnered with Dedrone, a market and technology leader in airspace security, to deliver advanced counter-drone technology to secure the world’s most critical sites.  As part of this embedded technology partnership, Dedrone is integrating BlackBerry AtHoc software into its products to enable real-time secure alerts when a malicious or unauthorized drone is detected in an airspace. “When an unauthorized drone enters restricted airspace, time is of the essence. The more effectively the…

ValueSetters Announces Technology and Marketing Contract with Deuce Drone

ValueSetters, Inc. has signed a management development and engineering partnership with Deuce Drone to help acquire, integrate, and operate drone delivery for “brick and mortar” retailers. ValueSetters will provide technology and marketing services to Deuce Drone, as they seek to transform traditional retail stores into last-mile fulfillment centers. Marketing Technology News: ManifestSeven Acquires The People’s Kush, Further Expanding Retail Reach “Retailers of all sizes lack the necessary infrastructure to allow…

AirVuz.com’s Top 10 Most Popular Countries Filmed by Drone in 2019

As drones become more portable, travelers have taken their flying cameras around the world to capture our stunning planet from an aerial perspective. But which countries were the most popular for drone pilots in 2019? AirVūz —an online community and media hosting site for drone pilots and aerial enthusiasts — compiled a list of the top-ranked countries for drone videos. The ranking is based on the location of all videos uploaded to drone media site AirVuz.com from Jan. 1 to…

UPS Sends Warning Shot to Amazon with its Newly Approved Drone Delivery Fleet, Says GlobalData

Mike Vousden, Automotive Analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers his view on this home delivery development: “This remarkable development heralds a new era of parcel logistics. It is a clear indicator of how UPS will provide coverage on critical ‘last mile’ of parcel delivery – the distance between the delivery van or local hub, and the front door of the intended recipient. “UPS is the largest package delivery company in the world, handling 5.2 billion deliveries in 2018, and already…

Investors Are Betting on Postpandemic “Deep Tech” Unicorn Startups Aimed at Major Social Problems

BCG Finds That Funding for the New Innovative Field Has Grown from $15 Billion to $60 Billion in Four Years and Could Exceed $200 Billion by 2025 If a New Investor Model Emerges The power of mRNA technology, which led to the development of COVID-19 vaccines within months, is just one highlight of a new innovative field. The goal of deep tech is to offer breakthrough innovations to address sweeping problems like climate change. Further examples include small-scale nuclear reactors, air mobility drones, carbon-based materials…

SheerID Names Anjanette Hill Mendoza As First-Ever Chief Customer Officer

On the heels of record growth in 2020 including verifying over 70 million consumers through its platform, SheerID announced that Anjanette Hill Mendoza will join the company as Chief Customer Officer to help accelerate scaling the business. On the heels of record growth in 2020, SheerID, the identity marketing platform used by hundreds of leading brands around the world, announced that Anjanette Hill Mendoza will join the company as Chief Customer Officer to help accelerate scaling the business. Marketing…

SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo Kicks Off Accelerator Program Focused on the Intelligent Enterprise

SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today launched its business-to-business accelerator program at SAP.iO Foundry Tokyo with focus on the Intelligent Enterprise. Five early-stage startups working in the areas of digital supply chain and customer experience have been selected to join the program. Marketing Technology News: Nielsen Annual Marketing Report Underscores The Need for Brands To Evolve Strategies In Wake Of… “At SAP, we enable our customers to become intelligent enterprises by integrating data and processes, building flexible…

US Consumers Eager to Return to Stadiums According to New Oracle Survey

New Oracle survey shows sports and music fans are ready to get back in the stands if venues enact safety precautions and rethink concessions Last year was rough on stadium goers, some (21%) even cried over missing their favorite sports and concerts, according to a new Oracle Food and Beverage survey of 1,000 consumers in the United States. Moreover, they can't wait to go back. Thirty-two percent of people plan to return to stadiums immediately and 54% within the first four months after stadiums reopen. Marketing…

ZoomInfo Expands Privacy Team, Further Demonstrating Its Data Privacy, Compliance, and Security Leadership

Team’s Expertise in Technical, Legal, and Regulatory Privacy Strengthens the Company’s Commitment to Education, Transparency, and Upholding Consumers' Rights to Privacy ZoomInfo (NASDAQ: ZI), a global leader in go-to-market intelligence solutions, today announced the expansion of its dedicated privacy team, further demonstrating its commitment to customers around data privacy, compliance, and security. The privacy team is tasked with delivering one of ZoomInfo’s core missions: providing transparency about…

VIDIZMO Recognized as a Major Player in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Digital Evidence Management Solutions for Law Enforcement 2020 Vendor…

VIDIZMO has been recognized as a Major Player in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Digital Evidence Management Solutions for Law Enforcement 2020 Vendor Assessment (doc # US44848219, November 2020). "Today, digital evidence constitutes more than 90% of the total evidence collected and law enforcement agencies are struggling to process this information rapidly to solve crimes," says CEO of VIDIMZO, Nadeem Khan. Marketing Technology News: Klaviyo Announces a New Integration With Salesforce Commerce Cloud He continued,…

Esri Launches ArcGIS Platform

Comprehensive Location Services, Data, and Mapping Tools Are Available to Developers Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, announced the launch of ArcGIS Platform, a geospatial platform as a service (PaaS) for developers that need to integrate location capabilities into their apps, business systems, and products. ArcGIS Platform gives developers direct access to Esri's powerful location services using the APIs and web frameworks of their choice. "ArcGIS Platform lets users build their own products or…

Veritone and Base Media Cloud Announce Six-Year Agreement with Extreme E to Enable Global Content Distribution and Instant Accessibility

The collaboration supports Extreme E’s mission to drive awareness around sustainability and climate change Veritone, Inc., the creator of the world’s first operating system for artificial intelligence, aiWARE™, together with Base Media Cloud, announced a new six-year agreement with Extreme E through their production partners Aurora Media Worldwide and North One. Extreme E is a sports organization that uses groundbreaking electric SUVs to race in remote parts of the world while raising awareness for climate change. The…

Strava Raises $110 Million in Series F Funding to Propel Development and Expand Reach

The coronavirus pandemic has pushed people to stay fit and get involved in different types of healthy activities. Citizens are more careful about their health and are taking part in cycling, running, and exercising extensively. Technology has accompanied people in their goal of staying fit in the form of being friendly assistants. The year 2020 also saw a major increase in profits of fitness and tracking and relevant companies. As such, Strava, a fitness tracking and social media platform with 70 million members with a…

Strava Announces $110 Million Financing

Strava, the leading social platform for athletes, announced that it has raised $110 million in a Series F financing round led by TCV and Sequoia Capital, with participation by Dragoneer Investment Group and existing investors including Madrone Capital Partners, Jackson Square Ventures and Go4it Capital. Strava is the largest sports community in the world with more than 70 million members in 195 countries. This financing will help the company build more features that athletes love, support its global community and expand…

How Enterprises and Brands Utilize Video to Maintain Consumer Engagement and Continuity

Keeping up with advertising, marketing and customer-outreach trends might feel like an impossible hill to climb. Or maybe more like a footrace with 20 other brands, all of them sprinting at once, clambering up a narrow escalator headed down. There’s always some emerging technology, a new platform, another channel that must be understood and embraced. You’re always hustling to connect with an increasingly fragmented market – and to do it better, faster and more efficiently than your competitor. But the classics never die.…

SpaceX Launches Fourth GPS III Satelite for the US Space Force

Space Exploration Technologies Corp. or SpaceX has launched a GPS III satellite for the U.S. Space Force. It is the second GPS III generation satellite SpaceX has launched for the U.S. military this year. The first started in June and was SpaceX's overall third GPS III. This is the fourth and will provide enhanced GPS navigation capabilities, including improved interference protection technology.  SpaceX used the brand new Falcon 9 first-stage on and recovered the rocket booster successfully with a controlled landing on…

FlashParking Announces Expansion of Mobility Ecosystem

FlashParking, the pioneer in mobility hub technology, has announced the expansion of its ecosystem with key mobility services that optimize parking asset usage and improve the user experience.  By teaming with Bird, the leader in shared electric scooters, and EVBox, a global manufacturer of electric vehicle charging stations, FlashParking is enabling parking facility asset owners and operators to better adapt to the rapidly changing mobility environment, tap into additional revenue streams, and reach new customers through…

Fabric Launches Headless Commerce Platform with $9.5 Million in Seed Funding

Fabric, a headless commerce platform purpose-built for growth, launched its cloud-native experience and commerce product suite and announced $9.5 million in seed funding led by Redpoint Ventures, with participation from Sierra Ventures and Expa. In addition, e-commerce executive Faisal Masud, who led multi-billion-dollar commerce businesses at Amazon, eBay, Groupon, and Staples, has joined the company as CEO. Alex Bard, partner and managing director at Redpoint Ventures, and Tim Guleri, managing partner at Sierra Ventures,…