Envenio Awarded Defence Contract

Envenio has been awarded an exciting contract with Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC) under the Build in Canada Innovation Program (BCIP).

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Pixelworks Completes Acquisition of ViXS Systems

SAN JOSE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 2, 2017– Pixelworks, Inc. (NASDAQ: PXLW), a leading provider of visual processing solutions, and Toronto-based ViXS Systems Inc. (TSX: VXS), a pioneer in media processing, encoding and transcoding solutions, today announced that Pixelworks has completed its acquisition of ViXS by way of a Canadian plan of arrangement (the “Transaction”).

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Auvik Wins 2016 HTG Rookie of the Year Award

WATERLOO, ON Nov 23, 2016 — Auvik, a leader in network infrastructure management software for managed service providers (MSPs), earned the Rookie of the Year Award at HTG’s year-end member conference on Nov 2.

HTG is an international community of MSPs that work together in peer groups on business and personal growth, execution, and accountability within their businesses.

“Auvik was an easy choice for Rookie of the Year,” says Peter Sorensen, partner at HTG. “Auvik has been warmly received by the HTG community because they’re helping our members mitigate a major risk to their businesses—lack of visibility and control of their clients’ network infrastructure devices.”

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SaaS startups look to monthly revenue models to spark growth

Chris Perram never imagined himself as a software entrepreneur. He started out in 2000 as a management information consultant, helping companies manage the mounds of digital information piling up on hundreds of hard drives. Now, he’s chief executive of his own software company, FileFacets and recently raised $4 million in funding, is managing a network of global resellers and admits he’s learning it all as he goes along.

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Peraso WiGig USB Adapter Among First Products to Achieve Wi-Fi Alliance Certification

TORONTO, ON, October 24th, 2016 – Peraso Technologies Inc., a leader in Wireless Gigabit (WiGig®) chipsets, announced today that their WiGig USB Adapter Reference Design Kit is part of the Wi-Fi Alliance test bed for Wi-Fi CERTIFIED WiGigTM and among the first products to achieve certification.

Wi-Fi CERTIFIED WiGig is an interoperability certification program from the Wi-Fi Alliance, with products based on technology defined in the IEEE 802.11ad specification.  As one of the leading wireless chipset manufacturers, Peraso has been an active participant in the standardization of 60GHz technology and development of the IEEE 802.11ad specification.

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Peraso Named Hot Tech Innovator by ABI Research

TORONTO, ON, October 13th, 2016 – Peraso Technologies Inc., a leader in Wireless Gigabit (WiGig®) chipsets, is named a Hot Tech Innovator by ABI Research, an honor representing some of the brightest change-makers in the technology marketplace.

Peraso was selected for their robust, interoperable and commercially-ready multi-gigabit, low latency WiGig chipsets that will launch in business and consumer devices in the coming months.  As one of the few WiGig vendors and the only start-up with chipsets ready for the emerging market, Peraso was acknowledged for their WiGig baseband that can accommodate more than one of its RF chips, enabling them to create a robust field of coverage and a higher tolerance to handling radio obstacles.

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Intel to Acquire Movidius Accelerating Computer Vision through RealSense

Combined with Intel’s Existing Assets, Movidius Technology – for New Devices Like Drones, Robots, Virtual Reality Headsets and More – Positions Intel to Lead in Providing Computer Vision and Deep Learning Solutions from the Device to the Cloud.

Josh Walden, senior vice president and general manager of Intel’s New Technology Group discusses the impact of the Movidius acquisition.

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CEO announces planned acquisition of Movidius by Intel

Today, Movidius CEO Remi El-Ouazzane announced the planned acquisition of Movidius by Intel. Movidius’ mission is to give the power of sight to machines. As part of Intel, Movidius remains focused on this mission, but with the technology and resources to innovate faster and execute at scale. Movidius will continue to operate with the same eagerness to invent and the same customer-focus attitude that they’re known for, and will retain Movidius talent and the start-up mentality that have been demonstrated over the years.

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Peraso Demonstrates World’s First WiGig USB Dongle at Computex 2016

TORONTO, ON, May 31st, 2016 – Peraso Technologies Inc., a leader in Wireless Gigabit (WiGig®) chipsets, announced today the company will be demonstrating interoperability between it’s USB dongle reference design and a WiGig wireless AP.  As several AP suppliers had announced products at CES 2016 (TP-Link, NetGear, Elecom), it’s critical for the WiGig ecosystem that consumers be able to enable legacy equipment into the WiGig ecosystem.

Peraso is in production with WiGig® IC solutions, addressing both next generation WiFi opportunities in the consumer electronics (CE) space, as well as outdoor devices in the 60 GHz wireless infrastructure space.

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How to Watch the TV You Want on the Go with Tablo

Mobile TV options continue to grow, and cable’s stranglehold continues to weaken. With a good antenna, Tablo, and the right streaming apps, you can watch pretty much what you want, when you want and where you want.

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