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Oomi Smart Home Raises $375,000 in Crowdfunding Campaign in Just Three Days

LogoAfter launching on Indiegogo just two days ago, Fantem and its flagship product Oomi are getting a great deal of attention after surpassing the $50,000 crowdfunding goal in just 37 minutes. Since then, the campaign has earned more than 750 percent of its funding goal and is steadily growing.

Crowdfunding Campaign Launched for a Relaxation Device for Stress Management in 3 Minutes by Ipnotica LLC

Understanding the growing levels of stress people have to face in their daily life, Andrea Sallese, one of the co-founders of Ipnotica, originally came up with the idea for the Personal Relaxation Pod during a stressful period at work. He and his team at Ipotica believe that stress management exercises, therapy or meditation should be a part of most people's lives. Therefore the company has planned to launch a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo for a relaxation device called the Personal Relaxation Pod. The Pod has been designed to deliver combined benefits of meditation, relaxation exercises, light color therapy and aromatherapy in as little as three minutes a day. The campaign on Indiegogo will begin on the 27th of April, 2015 with a goal to reach $15,000 in 30 days.

Designer Introduces Refillable Glass Pen Built to Write with Wine, Juice and Tea

An industrial designer in Portland, Ore., developed a prototype of a pen built to write with raw inks, such as dark beer, berry juice and soy sauce. The startup, WINKpens, is running a Kickstarter campaign from April 27 through May 30, 2015 to fund production. WINKpens will be sold in wineries, travel companies, art supply stores and specialty gift shops, as well as via e-commerce (winkpens.com).

Jetstream 4 Launches a TV Box That Combines Movies, Music and TV Shows

Live streaming on TVs is becoming an increasingly popular phenomenon amongst people from different parts of the world. There are quite a few benefits of the same. Apart from watching the content which they like, they can avoid commercial breaks and can get top quality videos at all times. JETStream Direct is one such company which is available for individual viewers and distributors alike. The cost of their TV box is effective and their streaming is also good.

FTC Revises Procedures Notes Picking Perfection by Pcdata USA

LogoBrent Kendall, reporter for the Wall Street Journal said, that amid growing pressure from congressional Republicans, the Federal Trade Commission is revising procedures for challenging mergers it believes are anticompetitive, a move that could factor into its pending case against the deal that would combine Sysco Corp. and US Foods Inc.

No More Worries About Lost Data on iOS Devices

Those who face the issue of data loss from their iOS devices have a good news. Handysoft has come out with an efficient software for iOS data recovery.

US Compliance Corp Allows Manufacturers to Focus While Meeting Safety and Environmental Regulations

Manufacturers must maintain compliance with safety and environmental regulations. Business owners and managers neither have the time nor the technical resources to keep up with changing governmental policies, but it is not an optional decision. Much more than simply identifying a solution to a non-compliance issue, U.S. Compliance Corp through extensive, on-site training, empowers managers and employees to keep the problem from happening again.

TCCI Manufacturing Receives Bronze Level Caterpillar Award for SQEP Certification

T/CCI Manufacturing received the Bronze Level Caterpillar Award for Supplier Quality Excellence Process (SQEP) Certification. The Caterpillar (CAT) SQEP program is designed to recognize and place special emphasis on suppliers who achieve performance excellence. To become certified, a supplier must prove that they can enhance the quality of Cat's products and services by achieving the highest scores in Caterpillar's key core values: Quality, Velocity, and Cost, along with process control and Six Sigma methodologies.

BevOps Fleet Summit Featured New Self-Stabilizing Truck by Magline

LogoMagline, Inc., manufacturers of innovative lightweight route distribution solutions, exhibited at the BevOps/Fleet Summit 2015 this week in Las Vegas, NV. Andrea Horner, Magline's Vice President of Marketing reported that the exhibit provided multiple demonstrations of the new self-stabilizing hand truck.

Dee, an Advanced Wearable Technology Product for Dogs, Is Now Available for Pre-Order in Kickstarter

LogoSenorld claims that Dee is the most sophisticated dog wearable product ever that will connect the dog lovers and their favorite pets to a dedicated cloud platform. The overall funding requirement for this project is $30,000.

Scott Tucker Announces New Productivity Watch

"The Pro" is the latest product from independent inventor Scott Tucker. The electronic watch is designed to make productivity easier for wearers, featuring five different digital displays and a user's guide that doubles as a self-help book.

Highly Sought After GoPro Accessory Gets Better

A GoPro camera is a big investment. People spend anywhere between $129.99 to $576.99 on their cameras alone. So, when they buy accessories they want to make sure that they are not only getting an item that will work as described but that will also protect their expensive investment. GOMA Solid has been a huge success on Amazon and now it has gotten even better with their free product upgrades that protect their customers GoPro.

Industrial Compressor Leadership Profiled in Quality Digest About Encouraging Women in Manufacturing

Kara Demirjian Huss, Vice President and Global Marketing Director for T/CCI Manufacturing, was featured in Quality Digest in the first of a series of articles highlighting women leaders in manufacturing. Industrial journalist, Thomas R. Cutler, authored the article titled, "Room at the Top," which examined women in manufacturing leadership roles.

Acquisition of Restaurants Impacts Distribution Center Reports Pcdata USA in Picking Perfection

LogoSponsored by Pcdata USA, this week's Picking Perfection shared by Lisa Jennings for Nation's Restaurant News information that Zensho America Corp. is to divest Coco's Bakery Restaurant, Carrows brands reported. Catalina Restaurant Group Inc., parent to the Coco's Bakery Restaurant and Carrows Restaurants family-dining chains, has been acquired by an affiliate of Food Management Partners, or FMP, the company said recently. Carlsbad, CA-based Catalina, which operates 149 restaurants across the two brands, has been owned for the past nine years by Zensho America Corp., a subsidiary of Zensho Holdings Co. Ltd., a Japan-based multi-concept operator with more than 4,000 restaurants around the world, including the beef-bowl chain Sukiya. Zensho bought the group in 2006.

Magline Newsletter Discusses New State-of-the-Art Meat Processing Plant in Alabama

LogoDelivering Excellence newsletter is reporting weekly how food and beverage trends are changing the growth of various programs and organizations, and details programs which enable companies to design innovative route distribution solutions that enhance safety and productivity. Delivery routes with a variety of lightweight and ergonomically-designed solutions allow companies to move more loads with less physical stress delivering workplace safety and productivity.

Micro Motion Systems Partners with Finisar to Provide Optical Modules and Transceivers to Canadians

Micro Motion Systems has just partnered with Finisar, a leading optical transceiver and component supplier, to meet the demand of Multiple System and Telecommunication Companies who desire top quality, affordable, 100% compatibility (with original router and switch manufacturers) fiber optic transceivers. Finisar designs, manufactures and tests every transceiver in their own manufacturing facilities.

Bastian Solutions Newsletter Shares Bacardi Expands Portfolio of Super-Premium Spirits

Beverage Industry magazine reported that Bacardi Ltd., Hamilton, Bermuda, expanded its portfolio of super-premium spirits with the acquisition of Louisville-based Angel's Share Brands; its subsidiary, Louisville Distilling Co.; and its Angel's Envy brand. This deal marks the company's entry into the bourbon category of the North American whiskey sector. "We have a clear strategy aligned to meet consumer needs in premium spirits and are building an even stronger portfolio through innovation and acquisition. The purchase of Angel's Share Brands and the Angel's Envy portfolio further reinforces our commitment to growing the super-premium spirits sector," said Bacardi Ltd. Chief Executive Officer Mike Dolan in a statement.

Keeping Up with Technology: Mobile Websites

Over 70% of individuals will search for a website using their mobile device. However, not all websites are tailored to this audience. The sites may not work well generally or portions of them are difficult to see or read. When this occurs, customers cannot get information about products or services, which definitely puts a damper on business prospects. The Pool Doctor of the Palm Beaches understands that customers often want to search and learn on the go, so they redesigned their website in late February 2015. Now, the site will work well with the latest technologies, like smart phones and tablets.

Multiple iPhone Factory Unlocking with One Time Fee

Unlocking an iPhone is a job of an expert. But with the help of Factory Unlocking from http://www.factoryunlock.appleunlocker.com/ anybody can unlock their iPhones easily. This is the world's first one and only one solution to unlock an iPhone remotely. The same solution can be used on various models and different carriers. This system does not require any jailbreaking to be done. Now users can switch carriers wherever they go and to different parts of the world. The users need no prior technical knowhow or experience to use this system. It is a simple process that can be used by any person who owns an iPhone. There is no software or hardware fuss associated with this system.

Finally - Reliable Wireless Charging Arrives for Mobile Phone

The convenience and versatility of Smartphones is undeniable. Unfortunately, the battery life of these mini-computers is limited and the charging technology has not evolved at the same pace as the phones themselves.

A Desktop Charging Station That Charges Multiple USB Devices Is Fast Becoming a Big Hit on Amazon

A brand new desktop usb charging station recently launched on Amazon has thrown a lifeline to gadget freaks and families with multiple devices.

Tech Loft Expands Expert Smart Phone Repair to New Location in San Antonio

Smart phones are now considered an essential tool for day to day living, and despite the power and versatility of these devices, there is a fragility to them that leads to frequent problems. Cracked screens, hardware damage and software errors all cause phones to be inoperable, and when something goes wrong people need the devices repaired quickly and effectively. Tech Loft in San Antonio has an outstanding reputation for the repair of iPhones, iPads and iPods, and has just expanded their services to include a new location, to better serve more of San Antonio than ever before.

ID4Meds IndieGogo Campaign Launched for System That Would Resolve Major Medical ID MISTAKES at Point of Care

The medical and healthcare industry is one of the most important industries of all time and due to its important for each member of a society, it also has a lot of challenges which will continue to grow as the population of people who are dependent of this system grows. To counter one of the costly challenges the healthcare system faces currently, an innovative patient point-of-care identification product that hopes to resolve a myriad of medical issues named ID4 meds is been developed and marketed. To successfully complete the system and introduce it to the market the firm behind the ID4Meds has launched an Indiegogo Campaign to raise $ 24,999 USD within the next 30 days.

Epteca Selected for Traveltech Lab, the UK's Premier Incubator for Travel Technology Start-Ups

Epteca announced this week they have been selected as one of only 13 companies from over a 100 that applied to be part of the Traveltech Lab, the UK's first-ever incubator for travel technology start-ups.

Desk Cable Grommet to Fit Well Into Holes and Linings

Many offices today would have desk cable grommets to handle their cables and wiring needs since a lot of electronic gadgets are being used. There are many benefits in using grommets in the office especially when grommets for the office table or desk come in a host of shapes, sizes, colours and materials.