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Restaurant industry startup Miso Robotics gets $10 million in financing

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Miso Robotics’ hamburger-flipping robot, “Flippy.”

Miso Robotics, a robotics and artificial intelligence company for restaurants and food providers, has secured $10 million in series B financing and will soon debut its hamburger-flipping robot, “Flippy,” at CaliBurger’s Pasadena, California, location.

The funding round was led by Acacia Research Corp. (Nasdaq: ACTG). Participating strategic investors included sports and entertainment hospitality company Levy RestaurantsOpenTable Chief Technology Officer Joseph Essasand founding investor Cali Group; and six members of Cali Group’s management team and its subsidiary, CaliBurger.

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Salon Media Group Formalizes Arrangement With Tout Video Distribution Platform to Expand Reach and Scale of Live Digital Video Broadcasts

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tout_leftNEW YORK, Sept. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Salon Media Group, Inc. (OTCQB:SLNM) today announced that it has formalized its ongoing arrangement with Tout, the TV Network for the Internet, which is expected to continue to increase the distribution of Salon’s live video programming. The agreement combines Salon Media’s current video distribution on Facebook Live, Twitter, and with Tout’s targeted video programming across more than 3,500 publisher partner sites. Read More

KSI Data Sciences Featured in Airbeat Magazine

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We saw a huge opportunity to increase the value of investments made in these data-collecting devices by enabling the data to be shared in the cloud. The applications are vast, but we knew that enabling that data to be utilized in a real-time situation would revolutionize the way that certain industries make decisions.” KSI’s initial market targets include police, fire and other first responders that use robotic vehicles in their work, along with utility companies that use such platforms to inspect their equipment remotely. (KSI doesn’t limit its scope to aerial unmanned systems, working with terrestrial and submarine remote-controlled robots as well.)

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FedData Buys Intelligent Decisions’ Intelligence Businesses

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Federal Data Systems has purchased two Maryland-based counterintelligence and intelligence business units from public sector services contractor Intelligent Decisions for an undisclosed sum in an effort to expand threat insider and critical infrastructure support services for commercial and government organizations.

“This acquisition launches our platform of companies and extends FedData’s reach into the private sector and the intelligence community,” Jamie Benoit, FedData president, said Tuesday. Read More

VideoRay and KSI Data Sciences Announce Partnership to Integrate MissionCaster HD Live Video Sharing Technology into VideoRay ROV Systems

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ksi_leftPottstown, PA – VideoRay, the largest volume producer of underwater remotely operated vehicle (ROV) systems is pleased to announce a new partnership with KSI Data Sciences, the leaders in video and data management for remote sensors, to provide MissionCaster® live video sharing technology on VideoRay Pro 4 and Mission Specialist Series ROV systems beginning in the summer of 2016.

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CloudBolt Named Winner of 2016 Modern Infrastructure Impact Award for Best Private/Hybrid Cloud Management Product

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CAMPBELL, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CloudBolt, a leader in cloud management technology, today announced that the company’s cloud management platform has earned the 2016 Modern Infrastructure Impact Award for Best Private/Hybrid Cloud Management Product. CloudBolt was recognized for its ease of use, comprehensive features, compatibility, and ability to be deployed as part of a new private cloud build or easily integrated with existing infrastructure.

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IDPE Invests in TitanIM

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titanin_leftTitanIM is a Military Simulation Product designed to be the foundation upon which the military can conceptualize, prototype, test and train prior to live execution. It uses game industry technology for faster processing than previous simulations and utilizes the Outerra global rendering engine (exclusive to Titan for military application) with game quality up-close graphics. Its open design and web integration make it adaptable to a variety of needs and modifications. The standard desktop version of TitanIM will be available to the public in 2015.

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IDPE Invests in Networking Agents

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networking agents_leftNetworking Agents is a full life-cycle, business development consultancy that specializes in the federal market. Networking Agents applies their expertise and industry connections to bolster our clients win rates and ultimately generate more revenue. They support clients pursuing federal business; they represent established federal contractors, U.S. companies new to the federal market, and international corporations seeking federal contracts. At the heart of Networking Agents are the people that make our clients’ success happen. On staff, we have retired military field-grade and flag officers, retired government program and procurement managers, and accomplished business development professionals with decades of industry experience.

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