Wednesday, October 1, 2014 Last update: 2:33 AM - Tech News = Large & Small Companies (Many you've never heard of) Since 1996

  • Posted at 1:00 AM
    LoneStar Heart, Inc. today announced that it received the CE Mark (Conformite Europeene) for its Algisyl-LVR® hydrogel implant, the company's lead product for the treatment of advanced heart failure (HF). Classified in Europe and in the U.S. as a medical device, Algisyl-LVR is intended to reverse HF progression in people who have an enlarged left ventricle. Surgically injected directly into the heart muscle, the hydrogel acts immediately as an internal scaffold that does not undergo long-term degradation and increases cardiac ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 PM, the leading informational and inspirational website for engaged couples, published Volume IV of mywedding The Magazine today. A blueprint for the contemporary bride, this issue of the seasonal e-magazine moves beyond the aesthetic surface of wedding planning to showcase the stories and people who support and fuel wedding celebrations. Photo - "Weddings, at their core, aren't about inanimate objects," said Anne Momber, managing editor. "These celebrations are about people gathering together and sharing a part of their lives with ... read more
  • Posted at 10:50 PM
    CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 10/01/14 -- This year's 118th AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO provides learning and teaching opportunities for thousands of Academy members, physicians, health professionals, administrators, and medical equipment supply companies in a wonderful location for four days. The AAO-HNSF Annual Meeting & OTO EXPO is specifically designed for the otolaryngologist professional, head and neck surgeons, researchers, residents, and fellows. The conference offers educational tracks and informative seminars to fit the needs of the attending ... read more
  • Posted at 12:01 AM
    JVC Americas Corp. and Kenwood U.S.A. Corporation, subsidiaries of Japan-based JVCKENWOOD Corporation, have merged to form a single subsidiary, JVCKENWOOD USA Corporation. The merger, effective today, is part of a global integration strategy initiated by JVCKENWOOD Corporation in 2012. ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 PM
    Advanstar Communications Inc., a leading U.S. media company providing integrated marketing solutions for the Fashion, Licensing, Life Sciences, and Powersports industries, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement under which UBM plc will acquire Advanstar Communications in a transaction valued at approximately $972 million ... read more
  • Posted at 1:18 PM
    BAE Systems has successfully completed its acquisition of Signal Innovations Group, Inc. (SIG), a provider of imaging technologies and analytics to the U.S. intelligence and defense communities. “As our customers continue to look for solutions to transform 'big data' ... read more
  • Posted at 3:48 PM
    In the evening of September 29 in Seattle, Beijing time, Air China and Boeing held a grand aircraft delivery ceremony in Seattle, the United States, marking the official delivery of China's first B747-8 to Air China. The type is a member of the latest generation B747 family. It will arrive at Beijing Capital International Airport on October 1, Beijing time, China's National Day, and will join Air China's fleet in October. This new B747 type is more efficient, quieter and ... read more
  • Rift Valley Equity Partners Announces Acquisition of Crow Precision Components --- NEW YORK and FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 30, 2014
    Posted at 3:36 PM
    Rift Valley Equity Partners, LLC ("Rift Valley") announced today that it has acquired the assets of MW Crow, Inc. d/b/a W. Pat Crow Forgings through affiliated entity Crow Precision Components, LLC ("Crow" or the "Company"). Headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, Crow is a leading manufacturer of forged metal components for aerospace, defense and industrial customers. Since 1951, Crow has provided mission-critical components for many of the largest commercial and military aerospace platforms in the industry. Crow also produces a wide ... read more
  • Posted at 2:30 PM
    WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwired) -- 09/30/14 -- Judicial Watch announced today that it has obtained 900 pages of newly released internal documents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) indicating there may have been a serious rift between the agency's 9/11 Commission Task Force (Task Force) and the National Commission on Terrorism (Commission) in tracking the activities of U.S.-born al-Qaeda leader Anwar al-Aulaqi. Additionally, in an October 2003 email from al-Aulaqi to an FBI agent, the terrorist says he ... read more
  • Posted at 8:37 AM
    Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ: GRPN) announced today that it intends to hold a conference call to discuss its third quarter 2014 financial results on Thursday, October 30, 2014, at 5:00pm EDT. The webcast can be accessed live at A ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Bio-Path Holdings, Inc., (NASDAQ:BPTH) (“Bio-Path”), a biotechnology company developing a liposomal delivery technology for nucleic acid cancer drugs, today announced that Peter Nielsen, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present a company overview at the 13th Annual BIO Investor Forum Conference in San Francisco on Tuesday, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Intuit Inc. (Nasdaq:INTU) reaffirmed its financial guidance for the first quarter and full fiscal year 2015, which was first provided on Aug. 21. The company's fiscal year runs from Aug. 1 to July 31. This announcement is in conjunction ... read more