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Cole Haan and Slack Collaborate on Sneakers in Slack Colors

Designer and retailer Cole Haan has partnered with Slack  (WORK) – Get Report to create a limited edition range of sneakers in the colors of the business-collaboration platform’s logo.

The footwear collection is designed based on Slack’s color palette — blue, red, lemon, and green — on Cole Haan’s bright white sneakers.

“Cole Haan, with a little help from Slack, is able to completely rewrite the rules for modern-day footwear,” said Julie Liegl, chief marketing officer at Slack, in a statement.

“Collaboration is key to bringing any product to life, and it’s especially rewarding when it’s a product we can physically see.”

The Slack-styled footwear is part of Cole Haan’s Generation Zerogrand brand, known for its modern and casual silhouette. 

The sneakers, priced at $120, are available on Cole Haan’s website and at select international stores starting Wednesday.

The Zerogrand collection is unisex. Cole Haan plans to produce

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Tobii Dynavox and Google collaborate to make technology more accessible

STOCKHOLM, Oct. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Tobii Dynavox, the global leader in assistive technology for communication, today announced a new collaboration with Google to integrate Google Assistant into their communication devices via the software Snap Core First. For people with disabilities, this partnership enables easy access to Google Assistant and all its functionalities such as smart home control and enjoying entertainment. The integration is the first part of a collaboration between the two companies to develop solutions that enable greater access to technology and information for their users.

As a first step in this new collaboration, Google Assistant is now integrated in Tobii Dynavox’s communication software Snap Core First, which supports people with disabilities such as Cerebral Palsy, Autism and ALS with a means to communicate. Any Tobii Dynavox device comes with Google Assistant, making it possible for users to experience all the amazing helpfulness of Google to get

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ACI Worldwide and Mastercard to Collaborate and Advance New Payment Solutions and Experiences for Customers

ACI and Mastercard will begin their collaboration by working together to offer industry-leading technology and expertise to central banks, scheme operators and market participants to fast-track the migration and modernization of real-time payment solutions around the world

ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time digital payment software and solutions, and Mastercard, the global multi-rail payments technology company, today announced that they will partner to provide a wide range of real-time payment solutions globally. They will initially collaborate to offer best-in-class central infrastructure, payments localization and access solutions to central banks, scheme operators, financial institutions, payment service providers, and other organizations launching real-time payments initiatives.

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The real-time account-to-account payments market continues to quickly expand. Prime Time for Real-Time — a recent study analyzing global real-time, account-to-account payment volumes and forecasts across 30 global markets — projects a

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U.S., Greece Formally Agree to Collaborate on Science and Technology

The United States and Greece entered a fresh agreement to promote and collaboratively advance research and development efforts.

According to a news release from the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, the  U.S.-Greece Science and Technology Agreement was officially signed in Thessaloniki, Greece Monday by the country’s Minister of Development and Investments Adonis Georgiadis and U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo.

Pompeo will also visit Vatican City and other Mediterranean countries during his time abroad. 

U.S. Chief Technology Officer Michael Kratsios attended the official signing ceremony and is also meeting with other Greek officials this week to discuss further collective tech-focused pursuits. He said in a statement that the consensus “will pave the way for R&D investment, technological advancement, and continued leadership in cutting edge fields.”

Though the full agreement did not appear to be publicly released right at the time of the announcement, a fact sheet published

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Heinzmann Gmbh and Exro Technologies to Collaborate in Developing Advanced Coil Drive Technology for the Electric Micro Mobility and Lev Market

A further advancement in the commercialization of Exro’s Coil Drive technology

  • Collaboration project integrating Exro technology into micro-mobility applications with Heinzmann GMBH, a global manufacturer of electric drives up to 30 kW
  • Micro-mobility is projected to be a key factor in electric mobility adoption globally with an overall market size of USD $19B
  • Exro’s Coil Driver will help to expand the performance range of Heinzmann’s mobility applications by making them faster, stronger, and smarter

CALGARY, AB / ACCESSWIRE / September 24, 2020 / Exro Technologies Inc. (TSXV:EXRO)(OTCQB:EXROF) (the “Company”), a leading technology company which has developed a new class of power electronics for electric motors and powertrains, is pleased to announce it has initiated a collaboration with Heinzmann GMBH & Co. KG (“Heinzmann”) to integrate Exro’s patented coil drive technology into micro mobility applications.

Since 1985, Heinzmann has proven itself as a renowned manufacturer of electric drives up to 30

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PagerDuty Introduces Customer Service Solution Enabling Agents to Solve Issues and Collaborate with Technical Teams in Real-Time

Customer Service representatives can now see an incident unfold, kick off and escalate a response, and collaborate with Dev and IT teams to proactively resolve issues for customers

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–
PagerDuty, Inc. (NYSE:PD), a global leader in digital operations management, today announced a new customer service solution, built specifically for teams responsible for ensuring great customer experiences. This is the first DigitalOps solution for customer service agents on the frontline who need to proactively and automatically initiate response processes to resolve cases faster. By collaborating directly with Dev and ITOps teams, while keeping customers informed, customer service teams can both improve productivity, and protect their company’s reputation and revenue. Importantly, PagerDuty’s platform also automates the transition of agents from on-duty to on-call which reduces the need for staffing during off-hour shifts – a material cost saving and productivity measure in a critical, time-sensitive customer-focused function in a business.

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MTU and Northwestern Michigan College to Collaborate on Great Lakes Research

Michigan Technological University and Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) have formalized
their intent to collaborate on Great Lakes research, with a focus on marine technology,
freshwater science and professional development.

At a signing ceremony held Wednesday, Sept. 16, Michigan Tech President Rick Koubek
and NMC President Nick Nissley noted their shared mission and complementary strengths
in advancing Great Lakes research, as well as their goal to collaborate in developing
an internationally recognized center of excellence in freshwater science and research.

Under a two-year Memorandum of Understanding, the University and NMC agreed to:

  • cooperatively develop marine technology and operations plans,
  • partner on freshwater science and research projects, and
  • collaborate on professional development projects that showcase Michigan Tech science
    and technology development and NMC workforce development programming

“I am especially grateful to Andrew Barnard at the Great Lakes Research Center along with Guy Meadows for their leadership and expertise,” said Koubek. “Our partnership

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Boston’s rival NPR stations collaborate on local news segment for national podcast

Boston public radio rivals WBUR and GBH are teaming up for the first time as NPR adds local coverage to its “Consider This” podcast.

“Consider This” was launched in March as a weekday afternoon podcast on the coronavirus crisis, but was revamped in June to provide perspective on the day’s major national news in about 15 minutes.

The WBUR-GBH team and 10 other public radio stations will contribute local reporting for the podcast, which is available at 5 p.m. WBUR’s Paris Alston and GBH’s Arun Rath will host the Boston segment on alternating weeks, joined by reporters from both stations.

The Boston segment, which will run anywhere from 5 to 7 minutes, features a main story and a roundup of headlines. It launched Wednesday.

While WBUR competes aggressively with GBH for listeners and sponsors, there was “zero hesitation” about collaborating on “Consider This,” said WBUR’s chief executive, Margaret Low. “We

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D-BOX Technologies and Slightly Mad Studio collaborate on the launch of Project CARS 3

MONTREAL, Aug. 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — D-BOX Technologies Inc. (D-BOX) (TSX: DBO), a world leader in haptic and immersive entertainment experiences, and Slightly Mad Studios, a Codemasters® company and major video games developer, are excited to announce their collaboration on Project CARS 3, the new racing game simulation that releases today.

Project CARS 3 will feature fully enabled D-BOX motion technology, allowing players to experience the racing game in all its realistic intensity.

This collaboration is the culmination of 10 years of partnership between D-BOX and the studio behind legendary racing games such as the best-seller Project CARS franchise, Need for Speed: Shift and Shift 2, and many more games that integrate D-BOX’s high-definition haptics and motion technology.

“D-BOX is thrilled to offer its expertise to such a polished and successful game developer. Our ten-year stint with Codemasters® and their various subsidiaries has been greatly profitable and crucial in

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