Thanks to Tech-Savvy Parent, Sycamore Education Meets the Amazon Echo
January 09, 2017
When Sycamore Education’s public application program interface (API) was released, the possibilities opened up that would allow third-party developers to access data stored within Sycamore in a safe and secure manner. Most recently, a parent at Shakopee Area Catholic School in Shakopee, Minnesota has increased those possibilities even further to assist him and his family.
Todd Kitta, an architect with the Microsoft Technology Center, created quite the social media buzz when he shared a of receiving Sycamore information from his Amazon Echo.
By leveraging the Echo, Microsoft Azure, the Microsoft Bot Framework, and Sycamore Education’s API, Kitta was able to pull data from Sycamore’s K-12 system, Sycamore School, to be read aloud by “Alexa.” As a result, Kitta could find out the grades in his children’s classes in a matter of seconds, with just a simple voice command.
“I wanted to make it easy for all of us to check...
Follr Releases Updated API
January 06, 2017
a SaaS (Service as a software) company today announced the release of an . The API is an integration platform as a service (iPaaS) and is a 100% native cloud application (NCA), multi-tenant platform that supports cloud-to-cloud, cloud-to-on-premises, on-premises-to-on-premises and B2B integration.
is a Software as a Service platform that empowers fans to communicate and better connect with other fans, a team, athlete or celebrity. It acts as a compliment to existing content, site and apps, building authentic, high-value relationships by simplifying marketing, administration and ecommerce. It simultaneously enables sport and entertainment franchises to better manage fan relationships, extend marketing, access currently latent revenue and protect their brand.
"It is clear from conversations we are having with sports and entertainment entities that fan data is a key and valuable asset, something Follr Profile Websites address perfectly," stated Follr Product...
RadiaDyne announces promotion of Steve Gelmine to OARtrac Global Product Director
January 06, 2017
RadiaDyne announced today that Steve Gelmine has been named OARtrac Global Product Director at RadiaDyne, with full commercial responsibility for the OARtrac Dosimetry Monitoring Platforms. "It is with great pleasure we recognize Steve's outstanding leadership, sales results and product launch expertise during his tenure with RadiaDyne and his outstanding track record of results in the medical device industry" said John Isham, RadiaDyne, CEO. Steve brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the OARtrac platform that will allow us to complete our pre-commercial launch process and expected full commercial launch anticipated in Q3 2017.
Steve brings 25 years of medical device experience including extensive sales, marketing, professional education and sales management during his tenure with Johnson & Johnson's leading medical device business.
RadiaDyne is a medical device company focused on Radiation Oncology that provides...
Share Lawyers Celebrates 30 Years!
January 06, 2017
Ontario’s leading disability law firm, , is celebrating 30 years of fighting for clients who have been denied their disability coverage.
Over their 30-year history, the firm has won thousands of cases for deserving clients.
“Our team is proud to be advocates of a community of people who are disenfranchised by their long and short-term disability insurance providers,” said David Share, president of Share Lawyers.
Share Lawyers was established in 1987 with only the highest standards in legal representation, and believes that every disability insurance claim client deserves superior personal service. In order to achieve that goal Share Lawyers has put together a team of experienced, compassionate and caring long term disability lawyers, law clerks and secretaries in order to meet all of your needs. They believe that the client is the most important person, and will do whatever they can to see that clients are fully compensated by...
Exercisebikereviewer.com offers exercise bike reviews and comparisons for health concerned people
January 06, 2017
Eercisebikereviewer.com is very happy to make you known that they has started giving real time indoor cycling bike reviews, comparison etc to indoor cycle lovers and health concerned people. And the most promising part is they have been successfully covering all the recent addition in indoor cycle family. Moreover, they provide review on different indoor cycling bike accessories like fitness trackers, bike trainers, workout shoes, workout shorts etc. In a word, they are becoming a one stop solution for all indoor cycling bike lovers.
Exercisebikereviewer.com has been launched not so long ago with a vision of helping exercise lovers. As the most efficient form of exercise for jobholders, they picked indoor exercise bike to be reviewed. Whenever a person tries to buy an indoor cycle, that will be the best choice for himself/herself, some acute measurement and properties come along. Usually consumers get confused over these aspects and cannot determine which one is the best choice...
RadiaDyne announces promotion of Bret Boudousquie to President
January 06, 2017
RadiaDyne LLC, a leading medical device and dosimetry monitoring system provider for Radiation oncology (http://www.radiadyne.com), today announced the appointment of Bret Boudousquie as President of the company. Mr. Boudousquie will be responsible for RadiaDyne’s sales and new technology development, as well as manufacturing and financial oversight. Mr. Boudousquie will continue report to RadiaDyne’s founder, John Isham CEO.
“Bret’s experience in developing a strategic vision and then executing that vision, will strengthen and expand RadiaDyne’s position as the industry leader for innovative immobilization products as well as our emerging dosimetry monitoring platforms. With a proven track record of successfully leading medical device initiatives and driving the successful adoption of those initiatives, Bret’s leadership skills are well suited to lead RadiaDyne’s development efforts as we continue our mission to provide superior patient...
NEW NATIONAL CHAMPION BRONCBUSTERS PRACTICE AND PLAY ON HELLAS' MATRIX TURF
January 05, 2017
The Garden City Community College Kansas Broncbusters ended their first perfect season by earning their first National Junior College Athletic Association title after beating #2 ranked Arizona Western in the El Toro Bowl in Yuma, AZ on December 3. The Broncbusters fought down-to-the-wire to pull in the win after trailing 22-19, with only 1:30 left in the fourth quarter. The final heart-stopping play, in the last thirty seconds, was a one-yard touchdown pass from QB Peyton Huslig to WR Harly Hazlett resulting in a 25-22 win for the Busters.
The Broncbusters hard work and dedication, along with great coaching, over the last year is the reason for the turn around in the team’s program. “I’m not surprised that we are here,” said team player Jayru Campbell, before the title game. “If you know the work that we put in, you would understand. Coach Sims brought us here,” he said.
Head Coach Jeff Sims has also been named the American Community...
Toronto rapper ROSIE MONDAY teams up with Youth Hub and Girl Talk Empowerment; Listen to her new single ‘GIRL’ on Soundcloud
January 05, 2017
Rosie Monday is a fierce rapper and undeniable artistic talent committed to impacting girls and women across the world. She’s teaming up with Toronto Public Library’s Youth Hub and Girl Talk Empowerment, a GTA-based movement empowering thousands of girls across Canada and the U.S. to become world-changers. Rosie Monday will take over Youth Hub at Jane and Finch with the headinthestars team to collaborate on a song and video series highlighting underrepresented young people in the community and how they can use artistry to impact social change. The very next day, she will perform her electric single, ‘GIRL’ and talk about building confidence to kick off Notre Dame Secondary School’s Girl Talk Empowerment Day.
In addition, you can listen to ‘GIRL’ on Soundcloud, the charged first single from ROSEBUD EP. With a controlled bounce and powerful tone, Rosie Monday proudly proclaims, “GIRL, they got nothing on you!” –...
Zippy Bites Energy Snacks Now Available on UCSD Campus
January 05, 2017
Zippy Bites, LLC recently announced that its organic and natural energy snacks are now available at Sunshine Market which is an operation of the University of California, San Diego Book Store, which is located in Price Center East, Atrium, Level 1.
Zippy Bites are great-tasting chocolate truffles infused with a natural and organic blend of caffeine, guarana amino acids, and B vitamins. NO artificial sweeteners, preservatives, or colors. They are also non-GMO and gluten free.
According to Mike Metro, the company’s owner and managing partner, “UCSD students and faculty finally have a healthier alternative to energy drinks and energy shots. Not only does one Zippy Bite deliver the energy equivalent of two 8 oz. energy drinks or one energy shot. The product simply tastes better. After all, it’s chocolate!”
A recent survey conducted by the Council of Responsible Nutrition discovered that millennials list energy products as their top priority...
CCS Presentation Systems of California is now LightWerks Communication Systems, Inc
January 04, 2017
As of January 1, 2017, CCS Presentation Systems of California has rebranded to become LightWerks Communication Systems, Inc. In addition, a new website has been unveiled at to showcase the products, brands, and services that LightWerks offers to their customers since 1996.
LightWerks serves the professional AV market by offering to various corporate, education, healthcare, hospitality, government, and house of worship customers. As a full-service audiovisual system provider, customers can expect complete system design, integration, programming, project management, repair, onsite service, maintenance agreements, and professionally-certified training and professional development for hundreds of products.
“We have worked extremely hard these past few years to refine our best practices and offer a truly customer-centric experience with innovative yet practical solutions. It is very exciting to now have a signature brand that distinctly represents our identity...