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Global Contactless Biometrics Technology Market Report 2020: Market is Expected to Reach $22.44 Billion by 2026, Growing at a CAGR of 18.3% from 2019 to 2026 | News

DUBLIN, Jan. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The “Global Contactless Biometrics Technology Market Analysis 2020” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com‘s offering.

The Global Contactless Biometrics Technology market is expected to reach $22.44 billion by 2026 growing at a CAGR of 18.3% from 2019 to 2026.

Biometrics can be defined is the technique used to recognize and record a person’s unique traits by an electrical device. Contactless biometric technology offers the use of touchless authentication technology, which provides a safer mode based on hygiene and convenience.

Factors such as rising demand for the high level of security, increasing focus on hygiene, and technological advancements are driving the growth of the market. However, the possibility of data theft is restraining the growth of the market.

Based on the application, the iris segment is going to have a lucrative growth during the forecast period as an iris-based system is accurate, fast,

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Global OLED and LCD Markets, Technology, Directions, and Market Analysis 2020: Top-tier Players Like Samsung Display are Expected to Expand Capex Gradually while Aiming to Reduce Costs | News

DUBLIN, Jan. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ —  The “OLED and LCD Markets: Technology, Directions, and Market Analysis” report from The Information Network has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com‘s offering.

This report looks at the competitive challenges that OLED display technology faces from mini-LED and micro-LED over the next few years.

The key visual quality and performance qualities that we believe disruptors will continue to focus on include color gamut, power consumption, and display longevity. We believe mini-LED represents more of an evolution of existing LCD display technology in that a mini-LED array could serve as an alternative backlight source for the existing range of application, while the development progress in quantum dot (QD) emissive displays and microLED displays position those technologies to be potential disruptors in the premium display market segment over the next 2 to 5 years. In the meantime, we expect OLED displays as enabled by Universal Display

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Fewer Companies Caught the Deal Bug in the Year of the Pandemic | Investing News

By Joshua Franklin and Pamela Barbaglia

(Reuters) – Global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity fell to a three-year low in 2020, as companies grappled with the financial fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic, even as dealmaking came roaring back in the second half.

The value of M&A globally dropped 5% year-on-year to $3.6 trillion, the lowest since 2017, according to a preliminary tally from financial data provider Refinitiv. There were 48,226 deals announced, compared with 50,113 deals last year.

Technology, healthcare and financial services deals led the recovery after M&A activity plunged in the second quarter on concerns about global economic prospects. A stock market rally and access to cheap financing gave chief executives confidence to pursue transformative transactions again.

“The biggest story has to be the enormous rebound we have experienced. Talk about dog years, we went through a three-to-five year cycle in just six months,” said Cary Kochman, Citigroup

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Leading Technology Advisory Firm ISG Recognizes Unisys as Global Leader in Public Cloud Solutions and Services | News

BLUE BELL, Pa., Dec. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) today announced that leading global technology research and advisory firm Information Services Group (ISG) has recognized the company as a leader in public-cloud solutions and services in its quadrant reports on the U.S., UK and Brazil.

The ISG Provider Lens™ “Public Cloud – Solutions and Services 2020” report, published in the fourth quarter, summarizes the relative capabilities of public-cloud services providers. Positioning of providers is based on quantitative data and comprises survey data collected directly from providers, ISG internal data and/or data obtained through secondary research.  

ISG singles out the Unisys cloud managed-service offering for secure digital transformation and cloud operations as a key strength in service delivery in each quadrant report, stating: “CloudForte® is at the core of its cloud services offering, providing a comprehensive delivery model that leverages automation, AI and best

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Epos Now Appoints Former Deliveroo and Amazon Executive as New CFO | News

LONDON, Dec. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Epos Now, a global software and payments technology company, supporting over 35,000 retail and hospitality locations, has appointed former Deliveroo and Amazon executive, Philip Green, as Chief Financial Officer to spearhead the company’s continued growth plans following a year of rapid international expansion.

Philip Green has extensive experience in multi-channel retail and technology businesses, having spent eight years at Amazon, where he served as the finance lead for its European Operations, before joining the food delivery giant, Deliveroo, in 2016 as CFO, helping to scale the organization rapidly.

Upon joining the board last week, Philip Green said: “I’m delighted to be joining a hugely ambitious, founder-led organization that has transformed a business problem into a multi-million dollar customer-centric global brand. The prospect of scaling the business and supporting SMB owners with a fully remote workforce is something I’m excited by. The retail

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CareerBuilder Promotes from Within; Product & Technology Leaders to Drive Innovation and Data Advancement | News

CHICAGO, Nov. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Today, global HR technology leader CareerBuilder announced the internal promotions of Dinesh Arora to Chief Technology Officer and Eric Theobald to Senior Vice President of Products and Engineering for CareerBuilder’s Talent Acquisition Suite. The promotions come as the organization’s technology and product teams continue to invest in TA innovations, building on CareerBuilder’s strength as the only industry player with 25 years of data and insights fueling the development of products to support both job seekers and recruiters at each stage of the hiring process.   

“Dinesh and Eric both have proven experience leading high-impact R&D teams through rapid product innovations and transformations, showcasing an ability to drive strong outcomes with a user-focused, data-driven mindset,” said CareerBuilder Chief Product Officer Leigh-Margaret Stull. “Their combined leadership within our product and technology teams will play a significant role as we solve for the immediate needs within

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