News from polar A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Mar 30, 2015, 01:00 ET

Balloon-Assisted UAV Brings Back Stratospheric Aerosol Samples from Altitude of 22 km in Antarctica

A balloon-assisted UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) named "Phoenix-S1," developed by Kyushu University and Fukuoka University, Japan, has...

Mar 12, 2015, 08:35 ET

Publishers Give Polar Academy an A+ for Helping Boost Their Native Ad Business

 Polar (polar.me), maker of the powerful native advertising platform MediaVoice, is announcing Polar Academy, an exciting new training solution...

Mar 02, 2015, 10:00 ET

Polar helps make healthy lifestyle choices with MyFitnessPal

 Polar, leader in heart rate sensors, training apps, wearable sports devices and activity trackers, has announced a partnership with...

Feb 25, 2015, 11:01 ET

A 3D printer built for the classroom will revolutionize education and inspire entrepreneurship

After their official launch at the 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Polar 3D is one of the most talked about companies to...

Feb 24, 2015, 08:00 ET

Polar presenta su nueva generación de dispositivos deportivos en México

Polar (www.polar.com.mx), líder en monitores de frecuencia cardiaca y wearables deportivos, anunció el lanzamiento en México de su...

Feb 18, 2015, 10:18 ET

Polar Securities seeks action from the trustees of Silver Bullion Trust and Central Gold Trust

- Despite strong unitholder support for Polar's proposals, Trustees fail to engage in constructive dialogue - Independent Trustees...

Feb 09, 2015, 09:00 ET

Polar Securities Inc. Requisitions Unitholder Meeting of Silver Bullion Trust and Submits Unitholder Proposal to Board of Central GoldTrust

- Despite persistent trading discounts on Silver Bullion Trust and Central GoldTrust units, management has made no changes to allow redemption...

Feb 05, 2015, 08:30 ET

Polar Expects to Deliver 20 Billion Native Ads in 2015 for Premium Publishers Globally

 Polar (polar.me), maker of the powerful native advertising platform MediaVoice, has experienced staggering global adoption and growth in the...

Feb 02, 2015, 09:00 ET

Polar releases powerful tool for coaches and personal trainers

Polar Flow for Coach makes coaching experience user-oriented, individual and cost-effective MONTREAL, Feb. 2, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Polar, the...

Jan 29, 2015, 08:35 ET

Polar Announces Major Platform Upgrade for MediaVoice; the Native Advertising Platform of Choice for The Washington Post, Forbes, Slate, Huffington Post and More

 Today, Polar (http://polar.me) is announcing a major platform upgrade to MediaVoice, its native advertising platform used by the world's...

Jan 21, 2015, 09:00 ET

Polar helps make healthy lifestyle choices with MyFitnessPal

Connectivity between apps brings together nutrition and activity details KEMPELE, FINLAND, Jan. 21, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Polar, leader in...

Jan 21, 2015, 09:00 ET

Polar A300 brings color and motivation for fitness enthusiasts

Polar reveals new fitness and activity monitor at CES MONTREAL, Jan. 21, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Polar, the front runner in heart rate monitoring and...

Jan 20, 2015, 09:15 ET

Polar Securities Inc. Acquires Trust Units of Silver Bullion Trust

TORONTO, Jan. 20, 2015 /CNW/ - On January 19, 2015, Polar Securities Inc. ("Polar Securities"), on behalf of North Pole Capital Master Fund...

Jan 05, 2015, 10:00 ET
The Polar A300 activity tracker is available in black, white, pink, blue, grey and yellow.

The New Polar A300 combines activity tracking and heart rate based fitness training into one stylish watch

 Today, Polar the leading pioneer of heart rate monitors and wearable sports devices for fitness enthusiasts and athletes introduced its latest...

Dec 04, 2014, 08:30 ET

Polar Serves 1-Billion Native Ads on Mobile, Shows Small Screen Winning in Sponsored Content

 Today, Polar (polar.me), the native advertising platform used by the world's largest publishers, announces they have served over 1-billion...

Nov 12, 2014, 09:57 ET

Polar Now Connects with Apple HealthKit and Google Fit

 Polar, the leader in heart rate sensors, activity trackers and wearable sports technology, announced connectivity with two of the world's...

Nov 12, 2014, 09:30 ET

Polar Again Named CES Innovation Awards Honoree

Polar today announced that it has once again been named a CES Innovation Awards Honoree, this time for the brand new Polar M400 and the Polar V800....

Nov 04, 2014, 08:00 ET

Polar and Moat Partner to Bring Viewability and Other Metrics to Native Ads

 Polar (www.polar.me), maker's of MediaVoice, the platform trusted by many of the world's largest publishers to create, serve, and scale their...

Oct 08, 2014, 15:04 ET

Chosen by Champions: #TeamPolar Expands with International Triathletes Terenzo Bozzone and Tim Don in Advance of this Weekend's IRONMAN World Championship

 Today, Polar (www.polar.com), the leader in smart coaching and sports performance technologies, announces a partnership with two of the...

Sep 25, 2014, 10:31 ET
Polar M400 GPS running watch with built-in activity tracker available in black and white (PRNewsFoto/Polar)

The New M400 from Polar: GPS Watch with 24/7 Activity Tracking

 Today, Polar, the leading pioneer of heart rate monitoring and wearable sports devices, unveiled the Polar M400 GPS training watch with 24/7...