Oulu (Finland)

Type: City
Name: Oulu (Finland)
Country: Finland
Latitude: 65.019997
Longitude: 25.469999
population: 128,618
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Finnish mobile wallet Pivo wins Red Dot award

Finnish service design and innovation agency Nordkapp and Finland's largest financial services group OP-Pohjola have won a coveted Red Dot design award for their mobile wallet Pivo.Pivo is a mobile wallet application that follows your consumption habits ... [Published Good News From Finland - 11 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 2 reports

Elektrobit opens another automotive software R&D facility in Finland

With the launch of a new software development laboratory in Oulu, Finnish electronics company Elektrobit responds to the rising demand for automotive software. The branch unit offers jobs for some 40 software engineers with focus on automotive embedded ... [Published EE Times Europe - 23 hours ago]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Elektrobit Plans New Software Site in Oulu, Finland

Elektrobit (EB) plans to build a new automotive software development facility in Oulu, Finland. The new site will have up to 40 software engineers by the end of 2014 focusing on the development of embedded automotive software. EB’s automotive business ... [Published John Days Automotive Eelectronic News - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 2 reports

How Tibetans live at high altitude

Press Association  –The Tibetan Plateau has an average elevation of 14,800 feet. Ben Nevis, the highest point in the British Isles, is 4,406 feet. Needless to say, most of us would struggle living in Tibet.Now research from the University of Utah has ... [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Davide to present Cebu maritime tourism best practices

CEBU Gov. Hilario Davide III will attend the 18th Inter-Island Tourism Policy (ITOP) Forum in Phuket, Thailand on Aug. 20 to 22.Davide will present Cebu’s maritime tourism practices during the forum, which will be attended by officials of Phuket, Jeju ... [Published Sun Star Network - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

ELEKTROBIT : EB) plans to open an automotive software site in Oulu, Fin...

Press releaseFree for publication on August 15, 2014 at 8.30 a.m. (CEST+1)Elektrobit (EB) plans to open an automotive software site in Oulu, FinlandThe new site in Oulu offers EB the opportunity to hire skilled software engineers for the growing automotive ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Reports from University of Oulu Highlight Recent Findings in Nanocrystals (Amphiphilic Cellulose Nanocrystals from Acid-Free Oxidative Treatment:...

Reports from University of Oulu Highlight Recent Findings in Nanocrystals (Amphiphilic Cellulose Nanocrystals from Acid-Free Oxidative Treatment: Physicochemical Characteristics and Use as an Oil-Water Stabilizer)By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at ... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Specim hyperspectral analyzer provides NIR analysis

SisuCHEMA chemical imaging analyzer is a turnkey hyperspectral analyzer for forensics, food, pharmaceutics, agricultural, and other applications. It provides qualitative and quantitative measurements of the imaged samples. Its Breeze data acquisition ... [Published OptoIQ - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Air Guitar World Championships 2014

For those Baby Boomers  (or any generation) out there who remember playing Led Zepplin’s Stairway to Heaven on the guitar, without a guitar, the “Air Guitar World Championships” in Oula, Finland should be on your bucket list.2013 Air Guitar Championships ... [Published Argophilia - Aug 14 2014]
Entities: Oulu (Finland), Finland
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Oulu leads with innovative healthcare

By Mark Badham, August 2014Photo: VisitFinlandPeople stroll downtown in the northern Finnish city of Oulu, whose healthcare system experts say is the envy of many cities around Europe and beyond.Finland and its northern city of Oulu are becoming recognised ... [Published thisisFINLAND - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

Hope perseveres in Oulu

The base station facilities of Nokia in Oulu are bustling with activity.Although the manufacturing of mobile phones has faded into history in Oulu, Nokia remains the largest private employer in the city that was once touted as the Silicon Valley of the ... [Published Helsinki Times - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

The cities tourists love, but locals hate

A survey of satisfaction among residents of European cities has revealed that our favourite holiday destinations are seen differently through the eyes of locals For some travellers, having been seduced by the sights and sounds of their holiday destination, ... [Published Telegraph - Jul 25 2014]

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...are the most powerful innovation drivers in the automotive industry", said Alexander Kocher, President, Elektrobit Automotive Business Segment. "Functions such as driver assistance systems, Connected Services and integration of mobile terminals into infotainment systems are important as differentiators at the market." He added that Oulu is the ideal location for the new facilities because in that region there is a huge potential of qualified workforce
"It’s a great example of human evolution, it shows how people can adapt over a long period of time to different conditions. This adaption stopped Tibetans suffering from hypoxia" , he said
"The Dalai Lama felt that a better understanding of the adaptation would be helpful not only to the Tibetan community but also to humanity at large" said Prchal. After the letter, 90 Tibetans from the US and abroad volunteered for the study
"These findings help us understand the unique aspects of Tibetan adaptation to high altitudes, and to better understand human evolution" said Josef Prchal, senior author and University of Utah professor of internal medicine

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Elektrobit opens another automotive software R&... [Published EE Times Europe - 23 hours ago]
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Tibetans 'developed genetic mutation’ to help t... [Published Telegraph - Aug 19 2014]
Opposite effects of hybridization [Evolution] [Published PNAS - Aug 19 2014]
Elektrobit Plans New Software Site in Oulu, Fin... [Published John Days Automotive Eelectronic News - Aug 18 2014]
8,000-year-old Mutation Key to Human Life at Hi... [Published ScienceNewsline - Aug 18 2014]
How Tibetans live at high altitude [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Aug 18 2014]
8000-yr-old mutation helps Tibetans thrive at h... [Published Business Standard India - Aug 18 2014]
Davide to present Cebu maritime tourism best pr... [Published Sun Star Network - Aug 15 2014]
Caverion to carry out electricity work at the V... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Aug 15 2014]
ELEKTROBIT : EB) plans to open an automotive so... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 15 2014]
Finnish military fosters future leaders [Published thisisFINLAND - Aug 14 2014]
Reports from University of Oulu Highlight Recen... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Aug 14 2014]
Specim hyperspectral analyzer provides NIR anal... [Published OptoIQ - Aug 14 2014]
Air Guitar World Championships 2014 [Published Argophilia - Aug 14 2014]
Finnish market close to 20 million passengers i... [Published Anna.aero - Aug 13 2014]
Viruses run wild at crowded beaches [Published Helsinki Times - Aug 13 2014]
Yota eyeing Canadian move – report [Published Mobile Money Live - Aug 11 2014]
Getting Smarter at NEPCON South China on JOT In... [Published US-Tech Interactive - Aug 11 2014]
Fazer announces closing of Hyvinkaa and Ulvila ... [Published Individual.com - Aug 08 2014]
Down and Out in Post-Nokia Finland [Published BusinessWeek - Aug 08 2014]
Crete: Total increase of 30% in international p... [Published Aviation.ca - Aug 07 2014]
Breast-Cancer Risk in Families with Mutations i... [Published New England Journal of Medicine - Aug 07 2014]
Mekiwi Ltd Has Launched Crowdfunding Campaign o... [Published PR.com Press Releases - Aug 07 2014]
Finnish technology for early childhood educator... [Published Good News From Finland - Aug 06 2014]
Oulu leads with innovative healthcare [Published thisisFINLAND - Aug 05 2014]
Unusually warm July ends with heavy thunderstorms [Published Noodls - Aug 05 2014]
Itella to restructure sorting operations in fac... [Published Post & Parcel - Aug 05 2014]
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Mekiwi Ltd Has Launched Crowdfunding Campaign o... [Published PR.com Press Releases - Aug 07 2014]
Oulu, Finland, August 07, 2014 --( PR.com )-- Finnish startup Mekiwi Ltd has launched their very first crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo crowdfunding service. Mekiwi's goal is to gather at least $50,000 for its product's further product development ...
Report: Microsoft will lay off 1,000 ex-Nokia e... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 16 2014]
Image Credit: Kai Tirkkonen/Helsingin Sanomat And so it begins. As Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella hinted at in a recent letter to employees, his company will be soon be announcing layoffs, and according to reports Wednesday many be in Nokia’s home country ...
Anite Launches Customer Experience Monitoring (... [Published PR Newswire: Consumer Technology - Jun 23 2014]
OULU, Finland, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Anite's Nemo CEM Observer complements traditional CEM data with drive test level network information enabling operators to improve network troubleshooting and to reduce customer churn Anite, a global leader ...
Nine premieres at the Finnish National Opera in... [Published CisionWire - English - Jun 16 2014]
In the 2014–2015 season, the Finnish National Opera and Ballet will be offering nine premieres. The 150th anniversary of the birth of Jean Sibelius will be celebrated with two productions: Tero Saarinen’s ballet Kullervo and a Roald Dahl fairy-tale concert. ...
Elektrobit presents its expanding product portf... [Published ASDNews.com: Be the first to know - Jun 11 2014]
OULU, FINLAND - Elektrobit (EB) will present its products at the Eurosatory 2014 exhibition on June 16–20 at the Paris Nord Villepinte exhibition center in France. At the exhibition, EB will demonstrate the EB Tactical Wireless IP Network (TAC WIN) system, ...
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