Daily Archives: December 17, 2015

Harbour City Named Google’s Top Trending Destination in Hong Kong

HONG KONG, Dec. 17, 2015 / PRNewswire — Harbour City, the largest shopping mall in Hong Kong, was named by Google’s Year in Search as number one in the Top Trending Mobile Searches for Local Destinations of 2015. Located in Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong’s core tourist district, the mall was also ranked sixth in Top Trending Search Keywords on Mobile. The results show that “Harbour City” was the most searched destination on mobile over the past 12 months in Hong Kong. Harbour City was Hong Kong’s first large-scale shopping mall when it opened in 1966.

The city’s largest shopping mall was named by Google’s Year in Search as number one in the Top Trending Mobile Searches for Local Destinations of 2015.

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Harbour City tops the search engine rankings as three of the restaurants there – Lady M, House of Jasmine and Coffee Academics – were also named 3rd, 6th and 8th respectively in the Top Trending Places for Food on Mobile Search.

Google noted Harbour City’s variety of promotions and events, such as “Where’s Wally?” and Google Play Game Week, undoubtedly helped the mall take the top spot. The mall is currently running a Christmas presentation in celebration of Hong Kong Disneyland’s 10th anniversary.

The Christmas decoration at Harbour City has long been a favorite photo spot among locals and visitors.

About Harbour City

Spread over 2 million square feet of prime real estate, Harbour City is the largest and most diverse shopping mall in Hong Kong. Harbour City is located in the heart of Hong Kong alongside the beautiful Victoria Harbour and offers a wide range of services including shopping, dining, entertainment and sightseeing. Harbour City has established itself as Hong Kong’s marquee mall and a major attraction.

TP-LINK Makes a Major Leap in Mobile Device Market with New Visions

SHENZHEN, China, Dec. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — TP-LINK, the largest global provider of Wi-Fi networking products has recently announced a new product line of smartphone: Neffos, making an entry to the mobile device market to expand the scope of business.

Released Globally in February, Neffos smartphone’s key concept is to offer a user-friendly design that’s smart and simple. “Our original intention of developing Neffos was about creating a unique digital experience by establishing a seamless connection between people and devices,” said Jeffrey Chao, president of TP-LINK. “We believe a real smartphone could provide a sense of joy of technology for users while at the same time offer a simple lifestyle for them in such era of information explosion, so that for users, the smartphone is not just a tool, but a fashion icon to reflect oneself.”

The release of Neffos also marks TP-LINK’s expansion from fixed equipment (router, smart home system, cloud service) to mobile device. According to the IDC2015 ranking, TP-LINK’s global market share in Wi-Fi products has reached 42.9 percent, which is 33.42 percent higher than the second place. Its success gives large credit to the company’s consistent consideration of close to life as the core development philosophy through research and development of high-quality products.

With the current accumulation of technology in the telecommunication industry, TP-LINK thrives to make the best of humanized design. The smartphone is a breakthrough for TP-LINK to set up a link with smart devices through standard protocol to create an ideal digital ecosystem for users.

“In the future, we would like to create an intelligent identification ability in different scenes to automatically activate and control relevant devices for users. Via our smartphones, users will have a closer connection with their home devices,” said Chao.

About TP-LINK

TP-LINK is a global innovator and provider of consumer and SMB networking products ranging from wireless routers, switches, cable/DSL gateways, powerline, adapters, range extenders, cloud cameras, business access points, outdoor wireless solutions to smart home.

The company has always been devoted to offer the public the most convenient access to local area network and internet, meeting the users’ network need in life, work and entertainment with high quality service with sales revenue reaching USD 2 billion in 2014.

Currently TP-LINK has established subsidiaries or representative offices in 40 countries and regions abroad, with devices being used in over 120 countries.

KUNA main news for Thursday, Dec 17, 2015

Local:

Kuwait – His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah is scheduled to patronize and attend inauguration of Jaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium on Friday.
 

Kuwait – Kuwait National Library has installed an electronic system as part of a project to upgrade its documentation and services.
 

Kuwait – The Sabah Al-Ahmad village will open its doors officially Saturday as part of the Gulf heritage festival, an event which will begin on Friday and continue on till March 2016.
 

Kuwait – Kuwait and Armenia discuss strengthen economic relations.
 

Kuwait – The American Heart Association (AHA) choses the training center of the Ministry of Health Medical Emergencies Department as a world authorized one for the special courses the AHA organizes in Kuwait.
 

International:

Tokyo – Tokyo stocks rises following the first interest rate hike by the US Federal Reserve in more than nine years.
 

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Billion Electric Turns Taipei into a Smart City with 412 Smartly Connected Street Lights

TAIPEI, Taiwan and DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Dec. 17, 2015 / PRNewswire — Billion Electric, a leading networking and energy management solutions provider, today announces that it is in a strategic partnership with numerous LED streetlight vendors to deploy its Smart Streetlight Control Solution (LCMS) for a city-wide street light infrastructure project, providing automatic dimming and energy saving controls based on environmental illumination, motion, and regional sunrise and sunset schedules. Billion is in collaboration with the Bureau of Energy, Taiwanese Ministry of Economic Affairs to expand its system capacity controlling up to 6,000 streetlights for a freeway project.

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Billion LCMS successfully manages over 412 street lights at four different street sites that are approximately 20km long. The smart street light project done by Billion is the largest urban installation in Taiwan that connects street lights with IoT (Internet of Things), highlighting centralized asset management, streetlight failure notification, and enhanced public security.

Unlike other ZigBee and GSM solutions, Billion LCMS utilizes the BPL (Broadband Power-Line) technology to overcome signal instability, elongated installation, and system inflexibility. Billion LCMS provides a strong integration flexibility that can be adopted by international LED streetlight partners who wish to invest their lighting fixtures in bidding for national smart street light tenders. For 412 street lights projects in Taipei, Billion has achieved an average of 78% decrease in utility consumption and CO2 emission while delivering a faster payback period.

“LED lighting market is extremely competitive and saturated with a few dominate LED lighting companies. We are excited to see that international LED lighting vendors can leverage our technology to impose system values onto their LED commodities. We can also help the cities around the world to modernize their street light infrastructure to lower operational maintenance costs, maximize energy efficiency and to enhance citizen safety through the open networking platform. Taipei is now given an upgrade on its public infrastructure and taking a step forward in building an intelligent, well-connect city,” remarked Martin Chang, Product Manager of Billion Electric.

About Billion Electric

Billion Electric Co. Ltd. (www.billion.com; taiex: 3027) is the largest LED power and energy management solutions provider in the Asia-Pacific. We sustain life and the environment through combing the strength of power and ICT technologies to enable innovative, sustainable technologies. Billion’s over 1,000 employees worldwide are committed to creating maximize values for our current and future customers.

Elaine Chen
+886-2-2914-5665#317
Elainechen@billion.com.tw

 

Year-end Spurt 2015: ClinicAll Takes Stock of an Exceptionally Successful Year

NEUSS, Germany, December 17, 2015/PRNewswire —

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With just a few weeks left in 2015, an eventful year is drawing to a close. This is also the time for ClinicAll to take stock and take a retrospective look at how the business has developed in the past year. 2015 was particularly successful for ClinicAll. Amongst other things, the company equipped two prestigious clinics in Germany with its ground-breaking technology. ClinicAll also succeeded in winning several international clinics and hospitals as customers where we will install our state-of-the-art IT: a hospital in Slovenia, a clinic in Spain and a hospital in Saudi Arabia (Riyadh), one of the biggest and dynamically growing hospital chains in the Middle East, are among the customers won. The hospital in Riyadh alone has a capacity of 210 beds, which will shortly get their direct connection to the modern media world.

Year-end spurt 2015: ClinicAll takes stock of an exceptionally.

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In addition, ClinicAll entered into a new partnership with the Canadian market leader in healthcare IT, which provides support to over 700 clinics, hospitals and health institutions in Quebec and beyond. Overall, a highly encouraging indication of further international expansion in the coming year.

“We want to take this positive news as an opportunity to warmly thank our customers and business partners for their support. We wish you a wonderful festive season and relaxing holidays, and above all good health for the New Year”.

PS: On a closing note, we would like to give you an impression of our successful presence at this year’s world-leading health management event, Medica.

To watch our exhibition film, simply click one of the following links:

http://newsletter.clinicall-infotainment.de/c/20972846/8d383f5474-nzg8z7
https://www.facebook.com/ClinicAll

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Source: ClinicAll