TAVIK Appoints Erikson as Exclusive Canadian Distributor

John Thomson 07/24/2014 04:38:21 PM EST in

TAVIK Appoints Erikson as Exclusive Canadian Distributor

TAVIK is a fashion apparel brand inspired by Modern Beach Culture, creating men's, women's fashion and accessories that reflect the Southern California lifestyle. TAVIK designs a variety of style-driven iPhone and iPad cases, MacBook sleeves, bags and in-ear headphones.

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THIEL Audio Embarks on Brand Revitalization, Appoints New CEO

Published: 07/24/2014 04:23:02 PM EST

THIEL Audio Embarks on Brand Revitalization, Appoints New CEO

THIEL Audio has announced that as part of a complete brand revitalization plan, the company's headquarters has been relocated to the Nashville, TN area and new ownership has appointed John Wittman as CEO. Wittman joins THIEL Audio with a track record in consumer products, manufacturing, distribution and most recently the publishing industry.

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Ricoh Announces Limited Edition Version of Flagship DSLR

Published: 07/24/2014 10:54:02 AM

Ricoh Announces Limited Edition Version of Flagship DSLR

Ricoh Imaging Canada Inc. has announced a limited-edition version of the Pentax K-3, its top-of-the-line DSLR. Only 2,000 units of the Pentax K-3 Prestige Gunmetal Edition will be offered worldwide.

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FACEBOOK: Q2 REVENUE GROWTH FUELS LONG-TERM VISION

Published: 07/24/2014 07:08:13 AM

FACEBOOK: Q2 REVENUE GROWTH FUELS LONG-TERM VISION

On Wednesday, Facebook Inc. announced financial results for the second quarter of its 2014 fiscal year, ended June 30. What the numbers show is continuing explosive growth, in users, in content and in dollars. But behind the numbers is a fascinating vision, which CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg elucidated in Facebook's online press conference.

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Smart Watch, OLED TVs Top LG's Holiday Product Launches

Published: 07/23/2014 05:44:50 PM

Smart Watch, OLED TVs Top LG's Holiday Product Launches

Christmas is still five months away, but that's not stopping LG Electronics Canada Inc. from showing what it has in store for the holiday season. LG hosted its annual Holidays in July product preview today at Airship 37, a funky event space in the Distillery District near Toronto's eastern waterfront.

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Sharp's Art of Amazing 4K Film Competition Kicks Off

Published: 07/22/2014 04:42:27 PM

Sharp's Art of Amazing 4K Film Competition Kicks Off

Sharp Electronics has announced the return of the Sharp Art of Amazing 4K Film Competition, which asks filmmakers to highlight the benefits of ultra high-resolution entertainment through compelling, short 4K films. Working with picture quality experts at THX and RED, the second annual competition will culminate with a screening at the prestigious Mill Valley Film Festival and more than $65,000 in prizes for filmmakers and fans.


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35 Years On Sony Walkman back In The News

Published: 07/22/2014 12:54:28 PM

35 Years On Sony Walkman back In The News

Thirty-five years after its debut, the Sony Walkman is back in the news. The original cassette player debuted in 1979 and was the gateway to a new trend in portable music. Sony's success was generated in the original Walkman having universal mass-market appeal. The new player, called the ZX1 is by design, far more up-market. The $700 player is carved out of a single block of aluminum, a metal known for dampening and noise reduction.

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New Ultra-Slim Speakers from Paradigm

Published: 07/22/2014 11:53:21 AM

New Ultra-Slim Speakers from Paradigm

Paradigm Electronics Inc. has announced two additions to its Millenia series of lifestyle speakers. The Millenia LP2 and LP XL are both ultra-slim designs, only 1.75" deep, and suitable for shelf- or wall-mounting.

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Digital top priority for 54 percent of consumer goods firms - but one-third lack know-how

Published: 07/22/2014 11:35:10 AM

Digital top priority for 54 percent of consumer goods firms - but one-third lack know-how

The Consumer Goods Forum and KPMG International have released the findings of their annual Global Top of Mind survey. The survey, which polled nearly 500 C-suite and senior executives globally, reveals how important the digital revolution will be over the next 12 months to consumer goods and retail companies -

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Revenue, Profit, Subscriptions all up for Netflix

Published: 07/22/2014 09:19:18 AM

Revenue, Profit, Subscriptions all up for Netflix

As you'd expect, Netflix revenues were up substantially: $1.1 billion for the second quarter, compared to $0.8 billion in the corresponding quarter of fiscal 2013 (and just under $1 billion in the previous quarter of fiscal 2014).


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