Lee County Conservation 20/20 Program buys 5 acres in Corkscrew Regional Ecosystem Watershed

Today, the Lee County Conservation 20/20 Program purchased 5 acres in the Corkscrew Regional Ecosystem Watershed, northeast of the intersection of East Terry Street and Radio Tower Road in Lee County. The CREW is a 60000-acre area of interconnected ...
WestSummit Capital Expands Mobile Ecosystem Portfolio

PALO ALTO, CA and BEIJING, Mar 19, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- WestSummit Capital today announced a new investment in the mobile technology ecosystem with funding for leading Chinese optical lens provider Union Optech, and the successful IPO of European Near Field Communications (NFC) technology provider INSIDE Secure (euronext paris:INSD). Union Optech and INSIDE Secure join Unity Technologies, a breakthrough software development platform for creating games and interactive 3D with over 800,000 registered developers, and GigaDevice, China's dominant supplier of NOR Flash memory, as core holdings in the firm's mobile ecosystem portfolio. WestSummit Capital is one of the first China-based...
Edible Forest Free For All in Seattle

But unlike the junk food forest of Wonka's factory which only a few children got to taste, Seattle's edible ecosystem will be all-natural, healthy, and free to the public. Two acres of inedible grass in Seattle's Beacon Hill area are being replaced ...
HStreaming Announces Free Community Edition of Its Real-Time Analytics Platform for Hadoop

The software plugs into the large Hadoop ecosystem and allows customers to process, analyze, visualize, correlate, and react to millions of data events per second in real time. “Many organizations want to expand their big data processing capabilities to real time while leveraging their existing data and software ecosystem. Our free community edition enables users to experiment with real-time analytics and real-time decisioning at no cost.” explains Jana Uhlig, CEO of HStreaming. HStreaming enables running advanced analytics on Hadoop in real time to create live dashboards, identify and recognize patterns within one or across multiple data streams, and trigger actions based on pre...
Zero Barriers partners with Cable & Wireless Worldwide on Innovative Ecosystem for Cloud Computing

Zero Barriers; a leading cloud solutions consultancy announces today a partnership with Cable & Wireless Worldwide (CWW) to offer its customers a range of innovative services and solutions via the CWW Ecosystem. Zero Barriers works globally with new ...
Toothy engineers essential to ecosystem

Despite damage to trees, beavers are essential to a healthy ecosystem, Holschuh said. The work they do improves water quality, stabilizes banks and prevents erosion, and increases habitat for the benefit of other species. No mammal other than humans has as great an influence on its surroundings, according to the Colorado Parks and Wildlife website.  Holschuh gets a few calls about beavers from the public every year, "but they're not necessarily a problem." She recently met with city staffers about residents' concerns about beaver activity on Wild Horse Creek. They decided to do nothing because, in the long run, what the beavers are doing is good for the creek, she sai...
PayPal Here Latest in eBay's Commerce Ecosystem Build-Out, Offline Potential Still Underappreciated

by RJ Hottovy | 20 Mar 12 EBay's EBAY introduction of PayPal Here last week and PayPal's "Shopping Showcase" investor event on Tuesday were consistent with our view of the company as an increasingly versatile facilitator of commerce--both online and ...
Will Google Race to the Bottom with a $150 Nexus Tablet?
The other reason the Kindle Fire is popular is its ecosystem of e-books, music, movies and apps. We now know that Google is trying to mimic that ecosystem with Google Play, a recent rebranding of its own digital content stores.