Friday, October 7, 2022

CellPoint Digital and MTC Game plot more payment options for gamers

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CellPoint Digital, a global provider of digital commerce and payment solutions, announced a partnership with global eCommerce platform for video gamers, MTC Game. A global retailer, MTC Game provides an online platform for digital codes and services to gamers. The firm will take advantage of CellPoint Digital’s payment platform. This will enable video gamers to experience a frictionless checkout, allowing customers to pay via the popular payment methods on the continent including Bank Transfer and Mobile Money options.

New GRI-SEBI link helping Indian companies mainstream sustainability

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It is now easier than ever before for organizations in India to meet national and international transparency expectations, thanks to a new publication that maps Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) reporting against the requirements of the Securities & Exchange Board of India (SEBI). Linking the GRI Standards to the SEBI BRSR Framework enables firms that produce a GRI report to use much of the same data to fulfil their regulatory obligations for a Business Responsibility and Sustainability Report (BRSR). The edition produced in collaboration with the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), has been revised to reflect GRI Universal Standards 2021.

UiPath teams up with NCS to further automated service delivery in APAC

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UiPath, a enterprise automation software company, announced a strategic partnership with NCS for the deployment of enterprise-grade automation capabilities. The partnership will support NCS in its journey toward becoming the leading technology services firm in the Asia Pacific region with an automation-first approach to services delivery. The joint go-to-market effort will bring the power of automation to both public and private enterprises from across industries, such as telecommunications, government, and financial services, particularly in high growth markets like Singapore, Australia, and Asia Pacific.

Philips Speech teams up with Sembly AI to launch a speech tech solution

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Speech Processing Solutions, a company in professional speech-to-text solutions sold under the Philips brand, has teamed up with an exciting American start-up named Sembly AI. Together they’ll unite to provide high-quality microphones and smart meeting technology. Sembly goes beyond simple speech recognition and offers users instant searchable meeting transcripts, highlights key discussion moments, and creates summaries.

Immersive VR by UniSA empowering kids to survive in fire, flood, and war

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When you live in the most arid State in the most arid country in the world, bushfires are rather an unfortunate, and all-too-regular part of life. Learning how to survive such emergencies is important for all people, but especially for our youngest citizens.

AFL works with Be Media by Animoca Brands to set sport NFT benchmark

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The Australian Football League (AFL) and Animoca Brands announced a 5-year partnership that will bring the power of NFTs to the AFL and AFL Women's (AFLW), and will launch the AFL Mint initiative. The agreement will see the first major Australian sporting league project in the Web3 space come to life, building on the strong heritage and proud audience of the AFL. 

Zipmex grows Australia’s crypto adoption through sports sponsorship

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Zipmex, a fast-growing digital assets platform in the Asia Pacific Region, announced a series of sports partnerships with a mix of professional and community clubs in Australia. This sponsorship deal includes three rugby league teams and two football clubs to deepen their relationship with the Australian market and foster crypto adoption via engagement initiatives. This includes professional teams - Penrith Panthers Rugby League Football Club and Central Coast Mariners Football Club, as well as community  teams - Wyong Rugby League Football Club, Penrith Brothers Rugby League Football Club and Penrith  Rovers Football Club. 

It’s time to thrive: Higher Logic launches new member platform

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Higher Logic, a human-focused engagement platform, announces the launch of Higher Logic Thrive. Focused on the needs of associations, the Platform is an experience solution with a powerful, but simple approach to community, marketing, and member management.

Trivago decision shows the value of direct accommodation booking

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Peak industry body the Accommodation Association says Federal Court decision in relation to Trivago highlights the value for Australian consumers in booking accommodation direct or through Australian travel businesses. Trivago, which is part of American online travel shopping company Expedia Group Inc., was fined $44.7m for misleading consumers about hotel rates. Justice Mark Moshinsky said Trivago’s conduct has cost Australian consumers $30m.

Virgin Australia turns to Sabre’s tech to renew its retailing strategy

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Sabre Corporation, a tech provider that powers the global travel industry, announced that Virgin Australia is migrating to Sabre’s Revenue Optimizer solution to enable optimal pricing decisions and drive total revenue optimization to respond to today’s fluid travel environment. While previously, airline pricing and availability planning has relied on historical data, the pandemic has resulted in changes to the global travel marketplace. Sabre Revenue Optimizer will enable Virgin Australia to take a 360-approach to analysing and optimizing revenue by providing visibility into the total revenue of every flight, market and departure date.