California Tech & Science

Aeonian Pharmaceuticals closes Seed Funding from Apollo Ventures to develop mTORC1 inhibitors

11 12 2017

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 11, 2017 -- Aeonian Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Aeonian"), a San Francisco Bay Area-based biopharmaceutical company, announced today the closing of a seed financing round. The financing was led by Apollo Ventures, a Life Sciences Venture Capital firm and Life Sciences Company builder working across Europe and North America. In connection with the investment, James Peyer, Managing Partner of Apollo Ventures, has joined Aeonian's Board of Directors. Aeonian is an early-stage company engaged in the discovery and development of compounds harnessing the latest scientific breakthroughs to treat multiple diseases by addressing the underlying causes of disease initiation and progression, such as oxidative, cellular, and environmental stress. The Company's lead compounds are novel and highly selective therapeutics modulating the mTORC1 pathway in order to treat rare diseases. Aeonian expects to use the proceeds from the transaction to advance its pipeline of innovative...

RAPT Touch and OEM Partner to Demonstrate RAPT's Latest Technology Designed for Windows Ink and the Education Market, at BETT 2018

11 12 2017

DUBLIN, Dec. 11, 2017 -- RAPT Touch, the leader in alternative touchscreen technologies, will demonstrate its latest advancements in Interactive Flat Panel technology designed for the education market at BETT 2018.  RAPT and its partner will showcase Microsoft OneNote, Microsoft Whiteboard Preview and other classroom applications on its 75" interactive panel, as well as announce a new Interactive Flat Panel program for the Education Market at BETT. RAPT enabled devices, powered by Windows Ink, replicate a pen on paper experience in all applications supporting Microsoft Pen Protocol.  With up to 20 simultaneous fine tip stylii operating at 7 milliseconds tracking latency with pressure recognition built-in, every teacher and student has the power to express themselves and collaborate like never before.  "We are excited to unveil the work the RAPT team has accomplished in conjunction with Microsoft to provide valuable alternatives to Interactive Flat Panels for the Education...

California Water Service Launches Fourth Annual Student Water Conservation Competition

11 12 2017

SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 11, 2017 -- (NYSE:CWT) -- California Water Service (Cal Water) and its partner, the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE), announced today the launch of the fourth annual Cal Water H2O Challenge. Fourth-, fifth-, and sixth-grade classrooms in Cal Water service areas are eligible to compete for cash prizes and an overnight field trip by designing solutions for local water conservation issues.The Cal Water H2O Challenge classroom contest is a project-based competition for schools seeking to enhance students’ understanding of water-based science concepts. Over the course of four to eight weeks, students and their teachers will initiate, develop, and implement a project focused on a community-based water issue. Each portfolio submission will include a description of the project goals, student research, science and/or engineering experimentation, actions to solve a local water issue, public outreach efforts, and student/teacher reflections.The...

miRagen Therapeutics Presents New Interim Clinical Data Expanding on Previous Data Suggesting Positive Impact From Systemically Administered MRG-106 on Mycosis Fungoides Form of Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma at 2017 American Society of Hematology Annual Meeti

11 12 2017

Nine of fourteen (64%) of patients treated for more than one month showed a 50% or greater improvement in total skin diseaseSeven patients have achieved at least a 50% improvement that has been durable for at least four monthsMRG-106 continued to be generally well-tolerated at all dose levels evaluated as of December 4, 2017Initiated dosing in three additional oncology indications including chronic lymphocytic leukemia, diffuse large B-cell lymphoma and adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma within the ongoing MRG-106 Phase 1 trialBOULDER, Colo., Dec. 11, 2017 -- miRagen Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ:MGEN), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of RNA-targeted therapies, announced today new interim results from its ongoing Phase 1 clinical trial of MRG-106 in patients with the mycosis fungoides (MF) form of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL). The data are being presented at the 2017 American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia,...

FCPX Plugin Developer, Pixel Film Studios, releases ProIntro Sci-Tech

11 12 2017

ProIntro Sci-Tech - FCPX Effects - Pixel Film Studios Plugins ALISO VIEJO, Calif. December 11, 2017 Pixel Film Studios’ ProIntro Sci-Tech is a set of 30 self-animating title presets with fully customizable background distortion elements. ProIntro Sci-Tech features energetic, bright, and pulsing animations with bright and electric design elements that compliment the title presets perfectly. ProIntro Sci-Tech is designed to help with the production process, making editing titles simple and fun for all FCPX users. Use ProIntro: Sci-Tech to add a “neo-noir” essence to any Final Cut Pro X productions. ProIntro Sci-Tech delivers a “neo-noir” essence for any and all title animation productions. First of all, choose from a variety of styles including background distorting elements as well as neon glowing shapes and drop-zones. In addition, combine each preset with any production media to complete an energetic look that’s perfect for any Final Cut Pro X project. ProIntro Sci-Tech’s...

Smart Cups Debuts First-Ever 3D-Polycapsule Printed Line of Energy Drinks

11 12 2017

MISSION VIEJO, Calif., Dec. 11, 2017 -- Smart Cups, a technology company and cutting-edge drink manufacturer, today introduces its proprietary technology and first product line of energy drinks. The pioneer of an exclusive 3D-polycapsule printing delivery system technology, Smart Cups transforms a virtually empty vessel into a self-stirring energy drink with the simple addition of water. Smart Cups' innovative technology has applications across a variety of industries — from food to pharmaceuticals and beyond — and speaks to today's on-demand market needs, while encouraging a positive global impact. Smart Cups Launching its first product offering with a range of four tasty 9-ounce energy drinks including Tropical Recess™, Nerdy Lemon-T™, Pucker Up Brain Boost™ and Magna Cum Latte™, Smart Cups debuts its revolutionary technology to the beverage market by entering an industry valued at over $4 billion dollars, poised to completely disrupt...

CPI Radant Technologies Division To Develop Wideband Radome For Military Aircraft

11 12 2017

PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec. 11, 2017 -- The Radant Technologies Division of Communications & Power Industries LLC (CPI) has been awarded an approximately $3 million contract to develop a satellite communications radome for a U.S. military airborne platform.  The radome will be compatible with, and enable connectivity with, any wideband satellite communications system, including commercial Ku-band and Ka-band systems and military Ka-band Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS) systems. The design and implementation of this radome will be based on the patented design of a novel, quad-band satellite communications radome that CPI Radant Technologies Division first developed and demonstrated for a global communications company in 2014.  Subsequently, it was included in the FAA-approved Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) received by that customer in 2016 and has been used to support in-flight entertainment and connectivity (IFEC) systems on commercial transport aircraft. "CPI Radant Technologies...

Neural Network Software Market Is Estimated to Grow at 19% of CAGR from 2017-2023

11 12 2017

Pune, India -- 12/11/2017 -- Market Highlights:The study reveals that North America region dominates the neural network software market. With the innovation in artificial neural networks and deep neural networks which are boosting the demand of neural network software market to the large extent. It is based on neural networks in the human brain that can adapt and react in real time. With deep neural networks, it is possible to build intelligent application with deep learning functionality. These artificial neural networks and deep neural networks are embedded with neural network software that can adapt deep learning algorithms.The North America region is experiencing higher demand from various sectors such as BFSI, healthcare, media, telecom and IT, transportation, retail and others. The prominent companies such as Oracle Corporation (U.S.), Qualcomm Technologies Inc. (U.S.). IBM Corporation (U.S.), Microsoft Corporation (U.S.), Intel Corporation (U.S.), Google Inc. (U.S.), Alyuda Research...

Extenua Founder/CTO, Federico Simonetti, and CEO, Steve Visconti Discuss Solutions To Equifax and Uber Type Attacks

11 12 2017

www.Extenua.com www.SecuritySolutionsWatch.com Extenua “End-to-End Storage Security” Automated Dynamic Encryption Key Management System........ No Key Stored Anywhere - Defeating Common Cyber-Attacks We are honored to have Extenua Founder and CTO, Federico Simonetti, and Extenua CEO, Steve Visconti, discuss solutions to Equifax and Uber type attacks "In The Boardroom" on SecuritySolutionsWatch” — Martin Eli, Publisher NEW YORK, NY, USA, December 11, 2017 -- Extenua Inc., a pioneering developer of the world’s most advanced methods of cybersecurity software purpose built for today’s hostile environments, announces its revolutionary End-to-End Storage Security (ETESS) providing automated dynamic and stateless encryption key management in response to the critical industry needs which are facing ever increasing massive and destructive cyber-attacks. With ETESS Dynamic Key management encryption keys are generated in RAM at the precise moment they are needed and only remain...

Modern Cinema Group Signs Agreement to Co-Finance ‘The Kim Sisters’ Movie

11 12 2017

Beverly Hills, California, Dec. 11, 2017 -- Modern Cinema Group, Inc. (OTCPK: MOCI) is proud to announce the signing of an agreement to co-finance the movie “The Kim Sisters” with one of Hollywood’s most successful producers, Lucas Foster and his production company “Warp LLC”.The movie “The Kim Sisters” is a highly engaging story about three teenage Korean girls who survive the Korean war and near-starvation to become a popular act for East Asian military bases and USO tours in the 1950s.  After being discovered, these young girls were invited to America where they become a staple on television variety shows not to mention their long-running engagements in Las Vegas during the days of the legendary Rat Pack.  With their 25 appearances on the Ed Sullivan Show, they are known as the most beloved vocal group in the show’s history.  Their story has been referred to as the greatest Korean-American story never told.Lucas Foster, the producer of many successful action...

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