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Monday, November 24, 2014

  • Posted at 4:56 AM
    Netformx®, the leader in sales enablement and profit acceleration solutions that help customers win more digital enterprise opportunities, today announced the availability of Panduit Corp.’s Energy Efficient Data Center Cabinets in the Netformx KnowledgeBase™. Panduit is a world-class developer and ... read more
  • Posted at 4:43 AM
    Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ:STX) today announced that it intends, subject to market and other conditions, to offer up to $300 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes (the “Notes”) in a private placement. The Notes are expected to be issued by Seagate HDD Cayman (“HDD Cayman”), ... read more
  • Posted at 4:39 AM
    Veracyte, Inc. (Nasdaq: VCYT) today announced that Bonnie H. Anderson, president and chief executive officer, will present in a fireside chat discussion at the Piper Jaffray 26(th) Annual Healthcare Conference on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 12:30 p.m. ET in New York. The live audio webcast and subsequent replay may be accessed by visiting Veracyte's website at Please connect to the website at least 15 minutes prior to the live webcast to ensure adequate time for any necessary software download. ... read more
  • Rigel Announces Executive Management Changes --- SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Nov. 24, 2014
    Posted at 4:30 AM
    Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq:RIGL) today announced James M. Gower is retiring from the board of directors and from his positions as chairman and chief executive officer, and Raul Rodriguez, most recently serving as the company's president and chief operating officer, will assume the position of chief executive officer and join the board of directors. Gary Lyons, a member of Rigel's Board of Directors since 2005, will become chairman. Mr. Gower is expected to remain an employee until the end ... read more
  • Recent data breaches make shoppers more diligent --- COSTA MESA, Calif., Nov. 24, 2014
    Posted at 4:01 AM
    A recent survey from Experian's ProtectMyID(®) reveals that retail data breaches have raised consumer awareness of identity protection during the busy holiday shopping season. In fact, more than 70 percent of respondents shopping in stores noted they plan to stay aware of their surroundings when shopping. Consumers also expect retailers to keep their information safe: 79 percent would like to hear from retailers as to how those retailers plan to protect personal and credit card information - before the holiday ... read more
  • Posted at 3:30 AM
    TowerJazz (NASDAQ: TSEM), the global specialty foundry leader, today announced that its Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Russell Ellwanger, will present at the LD Micro Conference on December 2, 2014. The LD Micro Conference is taking place at the Luxe Sunset Boulevard ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 AM
    Salesify, Inc. today announced that the company has been named in the exclusive and select group of winners of the Red Herring Top 100 Global list. The leading provider of enriched, relevant and globally actionable marketing & sales data that combines Big Data and BI with best-in-breed lead generation services joins this very select group of worldwide winners. The Red Herring Top 100 Global recognizes the leading private companies from North America, Europe, and Asia, celebrating these startups' innovations ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 AM
    Acacia Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ACTG) announced today that its Parallel Separation Innovations LLC subsidiary entered into a Settlement and Release Agreement with Axiom Process, LLC and Axiom Process Ltd. The agreement resolved litigation that was pending in the United States District Court for the Eastern District ... read more
  • Posted at 2:00 AM
    Enphase Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENPH) announced today its charitable partnership with SolarAid, a leading London-based international nonprofit that provides access to clean, affordable solar lights. SolarAid’s goal is to eliminate the toxic kerosene lantern from Africa by 2020, and Enphase’s ... read more
  • Posted at 12:01 AM
    Infoblox Inc. (NYSE:BLOX), the network control company, today introduced a free DNS-based evaluation product to help find malware carefully hidden by cybercriminals inside enterprise networks. The Infoblox DNS Firewall Virtual Evaluation ( provides 60 days of malware detection through downloadable software that ... read more
  • Lisa Haisha's Legacy Series Premiere Launch Party --- BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Nov. 24, 2014
    Posted at 12:00 AM
    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Nov. 24, 2014 Hollywood got a lot more inspirational Thursday night as author, International Speaker and host Lisa Haisha celebrated the launch of her web series and podcast, The Legacy Series with Lisa Haisha at the Sofitel Hotel in Beverly Hills. The red carpet gala, MC'd by Tony Award-winning actor Ben Vereen, brought together entertainers, motivational speakers, celebrities, and healers to enjoy a Q&A between Haisha and celebrated radio host Lisa Garr. A dynamic ... read more

Sunday, November 23, 2014

  • Posted at 6:30 PM
    Anthera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANTH), announced today that Paul F. Truex, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present a corporate update at the 2014 Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference. Anthera will present at 4:30PM ET, December 3(rd), at the Palace Hotel in New York City. About Anthera Pharmaceuticals Anthera Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing products to treat serious and life-threatening diseases, including lupus, lupus with glomerulonephritis, IgA nephropathy, and exocrine pancreatic insufficiency due to cystic fibrosis. Safe ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 PM
    To mark World AIDS Day 2014, Apple® and leading app developers are inviting customers to help (RED) achieve the goal of an AIDS-free generation. For the next two weeks, a special section of the App Store℠ called Apps for (RED) will offer 25 apps with exclusive new content where all proceeds will go ... read more
  • Posted at 12:59 PM
    Rentrak (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in precisely measuring movies and TV everywhere, today announced the official worldwide weekend box office estimates for the weekend of Nov. 23, 2014, as compiled by the company's theatrical measurement services. As the trusted official standard for real-time worldwide box office reporting, Rentrak provides the only theater-level reporting in the world. Customers are able to analyze admissions and gross results around the world using Rentrak's suite of products. Rentrak's Senior Media Analyst Paul Dergarabedian commented, "The global ... read more
  • Posted at 3:01 AM
    AppDirect, the cloud service commerce company, announced today that Daniel Saks, the company’s President and Co-CEO, will speak at Cloud World Forum Asia, November 24-26, 2014, in Hong Kong, China. Saks will lead an interactive pre-conference workshop, “Building Successful Strategies ... read more

Friday, November 21, 2014