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Dec 18, 2014, 08:45 ET

U.S. Legalized Cannabis Industry Estimated to be Worth Over $2 Billion in 2014 as Licensed Medical Marijuana Operators Grow Exponentially

The cannabis retail market is expected to reach $12 billion by 2020 as America moves towards legalized marijuana state by state. Companies in...

Dec 05, 2014, 08:45 ET

Gaming Mobile Apps & Online Sales Pick Up Steam Heading into 2014 Holidays - Company Reaches News Milestone of over 9 Million Players & 150,000 New Daily Installs

Gaming industry forecasted to swell to value of $803.3Billion by 2019 while E-Commerce Holiday sales set for double digit growth.  Leading...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:15 ET

Recent CyberSecurity & Data Breaches Lead to Increased Popularity for Digital Wallets Designed to Combat Credit Card Fraud

Experts forecast mobile-payment transactions to hit $720 billion by 2017 as consumers turn to digital methods.  Leading Companies in focus...

Nov 24, 2014, 10:57 ET

Legal Marijuana Industry Outlook Positive As Advanced Technologies & Socially Acceptable Cannabis Products Lead to Increased Revenues

Legal Marijuana & Cannabis Industry lean more toward heavily capitalized investors as Leading Technology & MMJ Manufacturers set sights on...

Nov 17, 2014, 08:45 ET

Performance Based Digital Marketing Sector Generates Strong Financial Gains with Researchers Forecasting Sales Growth to Exceed $5 Billion by 2019

Experts forecast global growth from $3.56 billion to $5.5 billion by 2019 for the Automation Software Market as the need for improved digital...

Nov 13, 2014, 08:50 ET

Mobile Gaming Apps Leading Sector for Monetization Opportunities as Holiday Season Approaches - Tapinator Acquires Company in Multi Billion Dollar Casino Gaming Industry

The gaming industry and mobile gaming sector continues to thrive as it grows four times faster than the U.S. economy, according to industry...

Nov 13, 2014, 08:45 ET

Legal Marijuana Industry Could Exceed $30Billion for 2020 as Additional States Approve Legalization - Company Adds Prominent Hollywood Personalities to Advisory Board

According to Green Wave Advisors, the Legal Marijuana Industry is forecasted to reach $20 Billion to more than $30 Billion dependent upon the...

Nov 06, 2014, 08:15 ET

Universal Authentication Methods Provide More Secure Operations for Biometrics Devices - Company Joins FIDO Alliance for Consumer Protection

Leading Biometric companies aim to provide consumers with improved secure authentication for better mobile security revolutionizing online...

Nov 05, 2014, 08:45 ET

Medical Marijuana Clinical Trials Creating New Opportunities for Producing Therapeutic Medicines for Future FDA & INVIMA Applications

Cannabis industry forecasts billions in revenue as United States moves towards legalization and MMJ Companies focus on new plans, joint ventures...

Nov 04, 2014, 08:15 ET

Cannabinoid Science Advancements Fuel Latest Clinical Trial Developments for Efficacy of CBD Therapies and Patents - Company Enters Stage 2 Of Trials for Cannabinoid Compounds

Demand for cannaboid-CBD-based products rising in US as cannabis - medical marijuana movement continues forward. Sector being closely monitored as...

Oct 31, 2014, 08:45 ET

Mobile Gaming and Entertainment Apps Designed for iOS & Android Platforms Provide Sustained Growth for Explosive Gaming Sector - Company Announces Breakthrough Collaboration

Mobile Gaming & Entertainment Apps Coverage - Industry Analysts forecast mobile gaming revenue to overtake consoles in 2015.  Today's...

Oct 30, 2014, 08:45 ET

Adaptable Technology Cements Path for Revolutionary Opportunities in Cannabis Industry As Sector Attracts Major Attention Ahead of U.S. Elections

Heavy demand continues for Marijuana industry specific technology and climate control services for Cannabis operations as more U.S. states move...

Oct 28, 2014, 08:45 ET

Mobile Gaming Industry Expected to Reach $40 Billion by 2017 - Company Announces Exclusive Partnership For Developing Licensed Mobile Games for Celebrities & Recording Artists

Wall Street hopeful revenues to grow exponentially for mobile gaming sector as holiday season approaches and Companies continue to forge forward...

Oct 28, 2014, 08:30 ET

As Elections Near, Legal Marijuana Operations Continue Robust Growth Trend - Company Enters Multi-Million Dollar Online Informational Medical Marijuana Vertical

Industry analysts report legal marijuana & cannabis sector could top revenues of $35 billion by 2020 as operations continue to expand...

Oct 28, 2014, 08:15 ET

Digital & Mobile Payment Advancements Aim to Alter the Way Consumers Pay for Goods and Services by Replacing Credit Cards

Market's Newest Smart Wallet's Mobile Payment Technology Reveals Advantageous Benefits Proving Not All Digital Payment Options Are Created...

Oct 22, 2014, 08:55 ET

Hydroponics & Cultivation Solutions Continue to Be Profitable Business for Cannabis Industry Operations While Enjoying Tremendous Growth Potential

23 states and the District of Columbia have legalized marijuana for medical use as some financial analysts forecast a total $3.1 billion annual...

Oct 21, 2014, 08:15 ET

Secure Technologies for Online & Digital Payments Safeguard Consumer's Sensitive Data & Security

Digital payments & mCommerce/eCommerce shift expected to increase global market for mobile payments to $720 billion by 2017: NXTD-ID, Inc....

Oct 17, 2014, 08:15 ET

Global Acceptance for Latest Mobile Payment Technology Continues to Grow as Biometrics Sector Explodes for Multi-Billion Dollar Digital Payment Industry

Consumers globally prepare for purchases and online payments to go digital as leading tech companies launch competing mobile payment platforms to...

Oct 10, 2014, 08:15 ET

Digital Wallets Become More Optimized As Today's New Wireless Mobile Technology Aims To Replace Credit-Card Stuffed Wallets

Analysts forecast mobile in-store payments to grow at a five-year compound annual growth rate of 154% to $189 billion in 2018.  Companies in...

Oct 09, 2014, 12:12 ET

Latest Clinical Studies for Anti-Aging Products Test for Efficacy in Skin-care Ingredients for Affordable Skin Formulations

Skin-Care developments and extensive Clinical Trials advancements in the Anti-Aging Industry have lead to robust gains within Personal Products...