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DALLAS, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Amid the proliferation of real time data from sources such as mobile devices, web, social media, sensors, log files and transactional applications, Big Data has found a host of vertical market applications, ranging from fraud detection to R&D. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140821/138541 "Big Data Market: 2014 – 2020 – Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies, Industry Verticals & Forecasts" Key Findings: In 2014 Big Data vendors will pocket nearly $30 Billion from hardware, software and professional services revenues Big Data investments are further expected to grow at a CAGR of nearly 17% over the next 6 years, eventually accounting for $76 Billion by the end of 2020 The market is ripe for acquisitions of pure-play Big Data startups, as competition heats up between IT incumbents Nearly every large scale IT ven... (more)

La Rabida Finalist for Hospital Charitable Services Awards

CHICAGO, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- La Rabida Children's Hospital's Medical Home programs for children with special health care needs has been selected as a finalist for the 2014 Jackson Healthcare Hospital Charitable Services Awards. There were more than 200 submissions nationwide for various hospital-sponsored programs and 55 finalists were selected. The Hospital Charitable Service Awards program honors initiatives that "set new standards for health and wellness in their communities through education, access and delivery," according to the competition guidelines.... (more)

Sears Canada Reports Second Quarter Results

TORONTO, Aug. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - Sears Canada Inc. (TSX: SCC) today announced its unaudited second quarter results.  Total revenues for the 13-week period ended August 2, 2014 was $845.8 million compared to $960.1 million for the 13-week period ended August 3, 2013, a decrease of 11.9%.  Same store sales declined 6.8%.  The balance of the decrease in revenues was primarily attributable to revenues from stores closed as a result of early termination and amendment of certain full-line store leases and the sale of joint arrangement interests in Fiscal 2013. The net loss for the secon... (more)

Smart Glass and Flexible Display Industry 2020 Forecasts for Global Markets

DALLAS, August 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RnRMarketResearch.com now offers 2020 forecast reports for smart glass market and flexible display industry in its store. The analysis shows that the total flexible display market is projected to reach the market revenue worth $3.89 billion by 2020. The value of Smart glass market was worth $1581.4 Million in 2013, and is expected to reach $5814  Million by 2020, at an estimated CAGR of 20% from 2014 to 2020. Smart Glass Market by Technology (Electrochromics, SPD, Liquid Crystal, Microblinds, Thermographic and Photochromics), Application (A... (more)

World Patent Marketing Supports Inventors By Fighting Patent Troll Scams and Intellectual Property Fraud

MIAMI BEACH, Fla., Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FROM THE WORLD PATENT MARKETING NEWS DESK..... Imagine getting a letter from a company you've never heard of demanding $25,000 in royalties because they hold a patent on a design, process or component used in or by your product. What if that letter went on to say you had only a few months to pay or the fee would double to $50,000? If you've ever known anyone who's lived that nightmare most likely they were the unfortunate victim of a patent troll, sometimes called a "non-practicing entity" or NPE. The Ninth Circuit provides a more ... (more)