Posts Tagged ‘Award’

Software company LinguNext bags Best value Proposition award

April 18th, 2014

Pune-based software product company LinguaNext has bagged the ‘Best Value Proposition’ at InTechBSE 0.00 % 50 Summit, held recently in Bangalore. A panel of Chief Information Officers (CIOs), venture capitalists, and product leaders from previous successes shortlisted the top 50 product companies from 200 applications in the summit, which showcased promising start-ups from the Indian product ecosystem.

LinguaNext’s Linguify solution secured spot amongst the top 5 along with a “Best Value Proposition Award. The company develops enterprise applications to be localised into multiple languages without making any changes to the application code or database. Their product Linguify, allows users to operate the software in any language of their choice.

LinguaNext has been founded by Jagdish Sahasrabudhe and Rajeev Phadke. They are currently working with mobile device OEMs and mobile application providers, and are establishing partnerships with SAP, Ramco, SAGE and other global Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) and system integrators.


Hillcrest Labs Unveils Freespace MotionEngine Lite for Smart TV Market

August 29th, 2012

Hillcrest Labs, a market leader in multiplatform motion software and products, today unveiled a new addition to its award-winning Freespace MotionEngine software family: Freespace MotionEngine Lite. MotionEngine Lite provides high performance, in-air cursor control on 8-bit processors commonly found on remote controls, with lower costs and simpler integration than typical Smart TV motion control implementations. Hillcrest’s Freespace MotionEngine Lite software is available today for Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) ZigBee RF4CE (Radio Frequency for Consumer Electronics) and Bluetooth low energy solutions.

“MotionEngine Lite provides ultra-high performance cursor control with a minimized software footprint,” said Chad Lucien, Senior Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Hillcrest Labs. “MotionEngine Lite includes Hillcrest’s proprietary, patented orientation (or roll) compensation feature and does not require any end-user calibration, in contrast to other alternatives. We are also very pleased to launch this product line pre-integrated with TI’s industry leading RF (radio frequency) solutions to enable a turn-key solution for the rapidly evolving Smart TV market.”

“We are pleased to continue our work with Hillcrest to provide cost-effective, low-power solutions for customers interested in developing next-gen remotes, enabled by high-precision motion control,” said Stig Torud, Remote Control Strategic Marketing, Wireless Connectivity Solutions, TI. “Hillcrest’s MotionEngine Lite software combined with TI’s ZigBee RF4CE and Bluetooth low energy solutions bring low-latency and high-performance cursor control to Smart TV, set-top box, and PC motion remote controls.”

Freespace MotionEngine Lite
The Freespace MotionEngine Lite motion software uses data from accelerometers and gyroscopes to provide high performance cursor control for enhanced content navigation, Web browsing, point-and-click gaming, and more. MotionEngine Lite integrates many of the same features and functionalities that have made Hillcrest’s full MotionEngine Smart TV software suite a market leader, including unique patented features, such as: orientation (or roll) compensation, real-time sensor calibration and precise cursor control. Hillcrest’s sensor qualification process ensures equally high performance with sensors from any major MEMS supplier. MotionEngine Lite can also support cursor gestures through integration with Hillcrest’s host-based Gesture Recognition Engine, which provides more than 50 pre-defined gestures and a software development kit (SDK) to easily create additional, customized gestures.

Product Availability
Freespace MotionEngine Lite is available today through a license with Hillcrest Labs. MotionEngine Lite runs on high-volume, low cost RF system-on-chips (SoCs), including TI’s RF transceivers and TI’s CC2541 Bluetooth low energy and CC2533 ZigBee RF4CE SoC solutions. The MotionEngine Lite software is provided to qualified customers for simplified integration into a variety of Smart TV, set-top box and PC products. In addition, Hillcrest’s remote control OEM partners, including its preferred partners SMK Electronics and Universal Electronics, are enabled to design and manufacture motion remote controls with the new MotionEngine Lite software.
Companies that have licensed Freespace for use in their products include: Eastman Kodak, LG Electronics, Logitech, Roku, SMK Electronics, Sony Computer Entertainment Inc., TCL Multimedia, Universal Electronics (UEI), and more. Hillcrest’s global intellectual property portfolio includes more than 200 patent filings, covering critical methods for motion control of Smart TVs and other motion systems.

Hillcrest has been named a finalist in two categories for the ConnectedWorld.TV Awards, to be presented at IBC 2012 on September 10. Freespace MotionEngine is a finalist in the Middleware & CPE Technology category, and the Freespace natural motion product line has been nominated by the judges as one of five Technology Breakthroughs of the Year. Hillcrest has received numerous other awards and recognitions, including the prestigious CES Innovations Honoree Award multiple times, EE Times’ ACE Award, PC World’s 100 Best Products and Greatest Tech Designs, Popular Mechanics’ Editors Choice, ECN’s Reader’s Choice Tech, and many others.


Malta-based Netrefer wins Affiliate Software of the Year award

June 4th, 2012

For the third consecutive year, Malta-based Netrefer has won the coveted ‘Affiliate Software of the Year’ award at the E-gaming Review B2B Awards.
The awards recognise achievements by major e-gaming companies

The awards recognise achievements from all major e-gaming disciplines, including betting and gaming software, networks, mobile, payments, recruitment, marketing, IT and infrastructure.

An audience of top industry leaders from around the world was present at the awards ceremony held recently at Wembley Stadium in London.

This year’s panel of expert judges included CEOs, board directors of public companies and well-known online gaming brands, highly successful entrepreneurs and innovators as well as key industry advisers.

The judges praised Netrefer for continuing to set the industry benchmark to empower clients with the best performance marketing solution.

Netrefer Malta CEO Julian Buhagiar said: “This is an unprecedented achievement – the third award in as many events, and we are immensely honoured.

“It is testament to our team’s enthusiasm and dedication to deliver the industry leading performance marketing solution as well as personalised support and professional services to our ever-increasing client base.”


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