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Elsevier to acquire Parity Computing Inc., a company applying artificial intelligence to some of...

Elsevier, a global information analytics business specializing in science and health, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Parity Computing Inc. (“Parity”), a California-based business that employs artificial intelligence to provide high-accuracy entity resolution, profiling and recommendations for STM content and applications in the world of research.

Cambridge announces open research platform, Cambridge Open Engage

Cambridge University Press is to expand their provision of open research services with the launch of its own early and open content platform Cambridge Open Engage.

River Valley Launch Publishing Platform, Completing Their End-To-End Publishing Solution

River Valley Technologies announces the launch of RVHost, the innovative content hosting platform, and the final component of their XML-based end-to-end scholarly publishing solution.

Atypon Acquires Inera, Developer of Editorial and XML Workflow Solutions for Scholarly, Technical, and...

typon, the leading technology provider in scholarly and professional publishing, has acquired Inera, whose suite of editorial and XML solutions transforms publishers’ workflows.

Wiley selects Dimensions to inform product development and strategic decisions

Digital Science and Wiley announce an agreement that will provide Dimensions Analytics to hundreds of users across the organization. Dimensions delivers powerful metrics and analytical tools that enable publishers to monitor the research landscape, shape publication strategy, and gain actionable business intelligence insights.

Emerald’s new Insight platform goes live

Emerald Publishing has announced today that its new Insight digital research platform has gone live, following a significant investment in technology and many months of development in partnership with software development consultancy 67 Bricks.

Wiley Announces Agreement to Acquire Zyante Inc.

John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE:JWa) (NYSE:JWb), a global leader in research and education, announced today it has signed an agreement to acquire Zyante Inc., a leading provider of computer science and STEM education courseware. Under the terms of the agreement, which will close on July 1, 2019, Zyante shareholders will receive $56 million in cash.

Atypon Acquires RedLink®, the Data and Engagement Home for Scholarly Communications

Atypon, the technology leader in the scholarly publishing market, has acquired RedLink®, the provider of key data and insights for academic publishers, libraries, and consortia.

Researcher app celebrates one million users

Researcher, the mobile app for research discovery, registered its millionth user just under 18 months after its launch. The key to its success has been reimagining how academic content should be organised and displayed in order to support researchers in staying on top of the most current research in their chosen field.

Virtual Reality Video Now Available from ProQuest

Students can now immerse themselves in their studies through the power of virtual reality. Today, ProQuest announced the launch of virtual reality (VR) and 360-degree viewing functionality for select videos on the ProQuest search platform,as well as in ProQuest One™ Academic and on the newly redesigned Alexander Street video interface. ProQuest is the first academic streaming video platform to offer VR and 360-degree video.

ResearchFish integrates Kudos article summaries and author perspectives to help broaden reach and engagement...

ResearchFish, the research impact assessment platform provider, today announced an integration with Kudos, the award-winning service for accelerating research impact through strategic communications management.

American Chemical Society introduces reimagined publications web experience, powered by Atypon

The Publications Division of the American Chemical Society (ACS Publications) today announced the launch of a fully redesigned web delivery platform (pubs.acs.org). This platform delivers global access to all ACS journals and books, as well as to the C&ENGlobal Enterprise edition.