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Northern Light Forms News Distribution Partnership with Comtex News Network

Northern Light to provide curated content from 6,500 Web-based business news sources to Comtex
for integration into its financial news feeds

 

BOSTON, MA, July 18, 2017 – Northern Light® (www.northernlight.com) today announced it has entered into a news distribution partnership with Comtex News Network, Inc. Under the arrangement, Northern Light will provide Comtex with curated content from reliable Web-based business news sources, which Comtex will integrate into its custom information feeds to its clients. Comtex is calling its offering Comtex Web Topics Powered by Northern Light.

Comtex News Network, Inc. is a leading news aggregation service specializing in the financial news and content marketplace.

Northern Light aggregates 40,000 stories per day from 6,500 Web-based business news sources.  The company will supply Comtex with topical collections of citations, including article titles and sources, summaries of the articles, and links to the original content.  Users will be able to click through to news websites to read the full text. Comtex users will have access to an archive of 20 million articles dating back 24 months.

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Northern Light Kicks Off Another “Summer of Love” with Announcement of SinglePoint Version 11 with Machine Learning Search Enhancements

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the “Summer of Love” Northern Light delivers a new research portal that is music to the ears of executives and research pros

 

BOSTON, MA, June 16, 2017 – Exactly fifty years ago today, the Monterey Pop Festival opened its gates and kicked off what later became known as the San Francisco “Summer of Love.”  To celebrate the anniversary, Northern Light® (www.northernlight.com) is unveiling two radical innovations in strategic market research portals that it will begin delivering to customers this summer.  This announcement marks the beginning of Northern Light’s “Summer of Love (For Our Customers).”

The innovations are embedded in SinglePoint™ version 11, a new release of Northern Light’s strategic research platform for competitive intelligence and market research insights used by hundreds of thousands of professionals at global enterprises. Version 11 features a mobile-first, responsive user interface built with Material Design, Google’s set of state-of-the art application interface principles, guidelines, and UI treatments that are becoming an industry standard for web application design.  Version 11 delivers an aesthetically pleasing, modern enterprise application interface with great flexibility for clients to configure their own unique branding and artistic treatments for their market research portals.  In addition to being fully responsive across all devices from smartphones to PCs, SinglePoint v11 uses “cards” to visually organize content on the portal.  All user controls are reimagined to be mobile-friendly, simple to understand and easy to operate with a click on a big screen or with a tap on a small one.

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