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International News on November 8, 2013

Corporate Social Responsibility Weekly Recap (October 30, 2013 – November 6, 2013)
The following releases focus on Corporate Social Responsibility and moved during the week of October 30, 2013 – November 6, 2013. Business Wire India

ACE in Asia Pacific Embarks on Second Annual Regional ‘Day of Service’
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Saudi Arabia Hosts The Brain Forum
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia will be hosting the first of its kind symposium in the Middle East region that will bring together some of the world’s top inspirational thinkers and pioneers in the field of Brain Research and Personalized Healthcare. Business Wire India

Toshiba Launches 8-Megapixel, 1.12µm, CMOS Image Sensor
Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced the launch of “T4K35”, a 1.12µm, 8-megapixel BSI[1] CMOS image sensor with color noise reduction (CNR). Mass production shipments will start on November 15. Business Wire India

LivingSocial Sells Ticket Monster to Groupon for $260 Million
LivingSocial today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Korean-based Ticket Monster (TMON) business to Groupon for $260 million in cash and stock. This deal will allow LivingSocial to reinvest and focus on its core business and is expected to close in the first half of 2014. Business Wire India

Quake Global Announces Immediate Availability of Modems Supporting New Inmarsat-ORBCOMM Global Satellite M2M Standard
Quake Global, Inc., a leading manufacturer of machine-to-machine (M2M) devices for terrestrial and satellite networks, today announced its QPRO modems are compatible with the new satellite M2M platform being introduced by Inmarsat and ORBCOMM. The Inmarsat/ORBCOMM QPRO devices are available immediately. Business Wire India

Business Wire Significantly Boosts South Korean Trade Coverage and Online Reach via New Distribution Agreement with Korea Newswire
Business Wire has entered into a distribution agreement with Korea Newswire, the most powerful press release platform in South Korea, to reach thousands of journalists at mainstream and trade media organizations, as well as secure full-text postings on leading web sites. Business Wire India

Allen Institute for Brain Science Partners with imec for the Development of Powerful Next-Generation Tools for Neuroscience Research
The Allen Institute for Brain Science announced today that it contracted with imec, a nanoelectronics research center, to develop and manufacture a state-of-the-art sensor array for recording neural activity in animal brains Business Wire India

Monster Worldwide Reports Third Quarter 2013 Results
Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:MWW) today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2013. Business Wire India

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