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Sunday, July 13, 2014

  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    This new report provides an in depth market analysis of the opportunities emerging within the field of quantum dots (QDs), examining the latest products, strategies and technical developments in electronics applications for these emerging materials. Within the report we assess how QDs are likely to penetrate addressable markets in lighting and display applications and along what time horizon. We also examine the technology hurdles facing QDs broader adoption and how the industry will resolve them. The report also evaluates the ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today announced results from its non-clinical study in genetically engineered mice examining combination therapy with the murine version of the beta-amyloid antibody N3pG and beta-secretase inhibitor BACE (LY2811376). Data results found that combination therapy was more effective in removing clumps of amyloid-beta protein in the brain - a component that is thought to lead to Alzheimer's disease (AD) - than use of one therapy. These data were presented today at the Alzheimer's Association International ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMCI), a global leader in high-performance, high-efficiency server, storage technology and green computing will highlight a range of MicroBlade, SuperBlade® SuperServer® and SuperStorage solutions certified for Windows Server 2012 R2 this week at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) in Washington, D.C. At the show, Supermicro will promote server and storage solutions optimized for Enterprise, Cloud, Big Data, Data Center and HPC, enabling Microsoft Partners to drive growth and accelerate business opportunities. Attendees can visit ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW -- UTC Aerospace Systems has been selected by Airbus as a primary maintenance service provider for Airbus' Flight Hour Services (FHS) and component repair support. The long-term agreement covers UTC Aerospace Systems components on all Airbus platforms. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). Under the agreement, Airbus will send FHS covered components requiring repair to UTC Aerospace Systems' global network of maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facilities. The scope of products covered ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW -- UTC Aerospace Systems has received FAA supplemental type certification (STC) for its new tablet-based electronic flight bag (EFB) system on the Airbus A320 series aircraft. The system allows tablet devices, such as an Apple® iPad, to display critical flight information for enhanced operational effectiveness and offers a clear upgrade path to accommodate future airspace technologies. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corporation. (NYSE: UTX). The system STC covers the company's new Tablet Interface Module ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW -- UTC Aerospace Systems was awarded a contract by the United States Air Force to upgrade the entire fleet of SYERS-2 imaging sensors to the latest SYERS-2C variant. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). The upgrade to the SYERS-2C configuration features the latest in multi-spectral technology and increases the spectral resolution and image interpretability beyond that of the baseline system - which already provides the longest range on the National Imagery ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW -- UTC Aerospace Systems has been selected by The Boeing Company to supply wheels and carbon brakes for all models of the Boeing 737 MAX. The company will provide the equipment through its Landing Systems facility in Troy, Ohio. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). UTC Aerospace Systems will provide the main wheel, nose wheel and carbon brakes for the 737 MAX. The carbon brakes use proprietary DURACARB(R) carbon heat ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW -- UTC Aerospace Systems' Aerostructures business marked a major milestone today when it delivered its 10,000(th) set of inlet and fan cowls for a Next-Generation 737 to Boeing. The nacelle system components were delivered from their final assembly site, Aerostructures' Foley, Alabama, original equipment facility. The nacelle components will be installed on a CFM56-7 engine made by CFMI. The Aerostructures business began producing inlet and fan cowls for the 737 in 1995. UTC Aerospace Systems is a ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 AM
    Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has started integrating Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) capabilities for the U.S. Air Force's largest airplanes to ensure that the service meets an international deadline for equipping military aircraft with the latest satellite-based cooperative aircraft tracking technology. Air Force bombers, cargo planes and refueling tankers are receiving transponder capabilities that broadcast their location and other information while in civil airspace. ADS-B technology monitors plane movement, and is required in the majority of all aircraft flying in ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 AM
    A U.S. Air Force pilot successfully fired two Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) AIM 120 Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missiles from an F-35B fighter aircraft. The missiles tracked and engaged two aerial targets during a Weapon Delivery Accuracy mission in Southern California. The test marked the first dual AMRAAM shot from any F-35 variant, and the first live AMRAAM shot from the F-35B. "AMRAAM's seeker and guidance section is the most advanced of any air-to-air missiles flying today," said Mike Jarrett, Raytheon ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 AM
    Thanks to Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), the U.S. Army helicopter fleet will benefit from the first major radio system upgrade since 2005. The radios will meet the government's data security requirements and work seamlessly with legacy communications systems, making installation easy and saving millions in integration costs. In a recent software demonstration at the Army's Redstone Arsenal Engineering Lab in Huntsville, Alabama, Raytheon's newest RT-1987 radio successfully interfaced with the multiple flight management systems that control the radio and provide ... read more

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Friday, July 11, 2014

  • Angel MedFlight Responds To Kyle W. Luginbyhl Story --- SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 11, 2014
    Posted at 6:32 PM
    The following is a statement from Angel MedFlight: After issuing our press release "Flight Paramedic is True American Health Care Hero," we received several emails and phone calls questioning the veracity of Kyle W. Luginbyhl's story. We immediately began our own internal investigation. The searches conducted returned negative results for military service. (Verification of military service would not have been conducted in connection with his application for employment because military service was not a requirement for his position at the ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 PM
    MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/11/14 -- Audience, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADNC), today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Sensor Platforms, Inc. Sensor Platforms develops software and algorithms that interpret sensor data to enable broad context awareness on smartphones, wearables and other smart devices. Audience believes the combination of its Advanced Voice and Multisensory Processing with Sensor Platforms' technology places the combined company in a unique position to deliver compelling solutions based on the fusion of voice and ... read more
  • Posted at 4:59 PM
    Research shows that video games like Minecraft can improve math, coding, reasoning and other academic skills, and Minecraft summer camps can cost thousands of dollars. But, such camps exclude kids who can’t afford them. So, the Connected ... read more
  • Posted at 4:10 PM
    CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEVA), today announced that on July 7, 2014, the company issued a total of 113,000 Stock Appreciation Rights (SARs) to 27 employees who joined CEVA in connection with the company's acquisition of RivieraWaves, a leading provider of wireless connectivity IP for Wi-Fi® and Bluetooth Smart technologies. The acquisition was completed on July 4, 2014. The SARs were granted as inducements to employment in accordance with NASDAQ Listing Rule 5635(c)(4). The SARs are priced at $15.17, the fair ... read more
  • Posted at 3:30 PM
    The consumer marketing playbook and marketing research analysis approaches are evolving across industry sectors to better identify winning tools and techniques. Organizations are now examining better ways to engage with and understand consumers, as new technologies are transforming how consumers inform themselves and make critical purchasing decisions. According to recent research by benchmarking firm, Best Practices, LLC, one area where organizations can observe a deep pool of consumer insights is through online communities. Industries are wrestling with how to best use ... read more
  • Posted at 3:30 PM
    Patient engagement has become a critical component of pharmaceutical marketing and, consequently, organizations are turning to an assortment of marketing activities designed specifically for patients. As part of this evolving approach to patient engagement, marketers have learned it's important to educate, communicate and engage patients throughout their experiences with a disease - from disease awareness to patient empowerment. By mapping the patient journey and employing a consumer marketing program that follows this path, marketing groups can more effectively engage with patients. To ... read more