Lexon’s Oblio Named as One of TIME’s 100 Best Inventions Of 2020

The best-selling 2-in-1 charging solution with UV-C sanitizer receives recognition for making the world better

PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–November 25, 2020–

20 years after making the cover of TIME with their flagship Tykho radio, French design brand Lexon is back on the prestigious publication to reiterate its mission to continuously create disruptive, useful and affordable design objects that improve our daily lives.

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Oblio (Photo: Business Wire)

Oblio (Photo: Business Wire)

More than just highlighting the groundbreaking French invention, TIME award confirms Oblio‘s position as a must-have innovation for today’s world, as it has been crafted in-house primarily as a sleek UV-C sanitizer to prevent the spread of harmful viruses and bacteria that are found on our smartphones, using its built-in UV-C LED technology located on its front interior. UV-C LEDs destroy and eradicate the DNA of microorganisms found in viruses, bacteria, mold, and germs.

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Computer scientist James Allen named AAAS fellow : NewsCenter




November 24, 2020



His contributions enable humans to interact more effectively with computers.

James Allen headshot.

University of Rochester computer science professor James Allen (University of Rochester photo / J. Adam Fenster)

James Allen, the John H. Dessauer Professor of Computer Science at the University of Rochester, has been named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).

AAAS, the world’s largest general scientific society, elects fellows based on distinguished scientific and social efforts to advance science or its applications.

Allen, who is also associate director and a senior researcher at the Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition in Pensacola, is one of 489 fellows chosen this year. He is being recognized for “broad contributions to artificial intelligence and natural language understanding, including seminal contributions in temporal logic.”

His contributions include PLOW (Procedure Learning on the Web), a system that enables

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Web Benefits Design Named A Winner Of The Orlando Top Workplaces 2020 Award By Orlando Sentinel

ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Web Benefits Design has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2020 honor by The Orlando Sentinel. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage, LLC. The anonymous survey uniquely measures 15 drivers of engaged cultures that are critical to the success of any organization: including alignment, execution, and connection, just to name a few.

“For five years, our employees have voiced their opinions and have agreed that Web Benefits Design is a  top place to work in Central Florida,” said Bethany Schenk, CEO and President of Web Benefits Design. “This year has been filled with changes beyond what we could have ever imagined. I am proud and honored to work alongside the best employees. Our employees are resilient, bright and talented. They continued to shine and never missed

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Wovenware Named a Strong Performer Among Computer Vision Consultancies by Independent Research Firm

Wovenware, a nearshore provider of AI and digital transformation solutions, today announced that it has been named a Strong Performer in The Forrester New Wave™: Computer Vision Consultancies, Q4 2020, report on the 13 top computer vision (CV) providers. Wovenware joins large firms, such as Accenture, Capgemini, Deloitte and PwC, in receiving this designation.

Forrester’s evaluation noted that while Wovenware focuses on other computer vision use cases, “…its specialty is developing CV models for satellite and aerial imagery.” It also noted that “Wovenware is one of the few consultancies with a large, in-house, U.S.-based (in Puerto Rico) data labeling team and has a history of clients with stringent security requirements.” Based on customer interviews, the report stated that “Wovenware had glowing recommendations that praised its support for the entire CV lifecycle, technical expertise, and professional execution.”

“We’re honored to be recognized by Forrester as a strong performer and included alongside

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