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Friday, 19.09.2014, 02:46
Apple stores have started marketing smart wireless sonar for fishing Deeper whose data can be transferred to smartphones or tablets, reports LETA/ELTA.
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On Tuesday, the Estonian start-up GrabCAD and the world's leading manufacturer of 3D printers and printing solutions Stratasys concluded contract for buying GrabCAD; according to Tech Crunch Portal, the transaction value is 100 million dollars, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
Italian information technology consultancy and systems integration company Valuetech plans to establish a subsidiary in Lithuania, reports LETA/ELTA, referring to Invest Lithuania.
Former chief editor of the Russian news site Lenta.ru, Galina Timchenko, will open a new online Russian news medium Medusa in Latvia in mid-October 2014, Timchenko confirmed in an interview with the business magazine Forbes, cites LETA.
Commercialization Reactor has already proven itself to be a regional centre for high-tech startups, and it invites anyone interested to an open event Commercialization Reactor Performance Day, which will take place in Riga on the 7th of October. The event will offer participants an opportunity to meet founders of startups, learn more about how to develop projects born in Commercialization Reactor, as well as to take part in debates and an investment panel, reports BC Edgars Grants.
Since September 2014, one of the most popular journey planner apps in the emerging markets – TRAFI – is available in Latvia. This free tool provides an opportunity for a quicker and more comfortable journey through Riga, Jelgava and Liepaja by public transportation, by car or on foot – the map shows the best route for each of these modes of transportation, reported BC PR consultant and practitioner Rasa Salina.
The telecommunications company Tele2 Lithuania has managed to increase sales of tablet PCs. Compared to 2013, the volume of sales this year has doubled, reports LETA/ELTA.
Kaunas University of Technology and Italian company Gruppo Fos signed a cooperation agreement on 11 September for the establishment of a biomedical engineering research centre in Santaka Valley, Kaunas, reported BC the pres service of KTU.
Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaite yesterday met with Israel's Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman to discuss bilateral relations and the Middle East peace process, informs LETA/ELTA.
The Estonian government approved on Thursday the Cyber Security Strategy for the period 2014-2017, which aims to increase the state's cyber security capacities and awareness of people of cyber threats, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.
New steps are made in the strengthening of cooperation between Lithuanian and Chinese businessmen and researchers as during the visit of the deputy chairwoman of Science and Technology Commission of Shanghai Municipality, Zu Xin Xu, a memorandum of initiating the cooperation between Lithuanian and Chinese companies of science and technology parks was signed on Tuesday, reports LETA/ELTA.
Ukrainian authorities responsible for state electronic administration of Ukraine will visit the State Chancellery of Latvia on September 11 to get acquainted with Latvia's experience in the implementation of electronic state administration system, the State Chancellery informed LETA.
The telecommunications company Bite in Latvia has introduced a new rates plan "Friday", offering unlimited bandwidth for several popular mobile applications, Bite informed the business portal Nozare.lv, cites LETA.
Estonian Defence Minister Sven Mikser signed on Thursday at the NATO summit in Wales an agreement of common intentions with NATO Supreme Allied Commander Transformation Jean-Paul Paloméros to start preparing for creating NATO cyber practice field in Estonia, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
Perhaps every PR specialist is dreaming that social network users would vehemently spread the organization message, performing not just a symbolic action, such as: to attach a certain mark to one’s photo or publish news on one’s page on the social network, but would rush to create video stories, performing a ritual and passing the baton to his/her friends.