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Tuesday, November 25, 2014

  • Posted at 10:48 AM
    CrowdRise, the leading platform for charitable crowdfunding, is partnering with hundreds of charities to build a Giving Tower to show the world's philanthropic impact on #GivingTuesday. The Giving Tower will be built using augmented reality, think a really cool hologram. The campaign launches Nov. 25, 2014 and will run through the official start of the giving season, Dec. 2, 2014. The world will be able to watch the Giving Tower grow and compare the height of the Tower to iconic ... read more
  • Posted at 10:46 AM
    Most business owners already know that having a strong online presence is a key for success. In today's fast paced digital age, a website and profiles on the top social networking platforms like Facebook and Google+ are nearly are prerequisite for companies that hope to remain competitive. With no shortage of options to choose from for Internet marketing services, it can be difficult to decide who to trust for the most effective campaigns. Leading companies like Cyberset hope to help ... read more
  • Posted at 10:45 AM
    Southwest Airlines® (NYSE: LUV) and the Downtown Denver Partnership are excited to announce the Southwest Rink at Skyline Park is open for Mile High Residents to take to the ice. City of Denver Mayor Michael B. Hancock, along with City Councilman Albus Brooks, City Councilwoman Judy Montero, Downtown Denver Partnership CEO & President Tami Door, Volunteers of America Director of Community Affairs Jim White, and Southwest Airlines Denver Station Leader Danielle Reidder, welcomed children from the Sun Valley ... read more
  • Posted at 10:44 AM
    UTC Aerospace Systems has renewed its distribution agreement with Derco Aerospace, Inc., a Sikorsky company, to support the VPV 54H60 Propeller Program that was recently awarded to UTC Aerospace Systems by the U.S. Defense Logistics Agency (DLA). Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. and UTC Aerospace Systems are units of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20060403/SIKORSKYLOGO "The relationship between Derco Aerospace and UTC Aerospace Systems ensures continued success for the United States Air Force," said Brian Holt, President of Derco Aerospace, Inc. "The history of ... read more
  • Posted at 10:35 AM
    New Media Insight Group, Inc. ("New Media" or "the Company") (OTCBB: NMED), a leader in mobile payments, announced today that it has released a powerful new suite of custom app services and solutions for merchants, distributors and consumers. "Our MPaay solution allows merchants, distributors, retailers and consumers to utilize a dynamic rewards, loyalty and mobile payment solution in nearly every popular mobile device including iPhones, Android devices, Windows and Fire phones," stated Michael Palethorpe, CEO of New Media. According to ... read more
  • Posted at 10:31 AM
    WIRB-Copernicus Group (WCG), the world's largest provider of regulatory and ethical review services and software to support clinical research, announced today that David Forster, JD, MA, CIP, its chief compliance officer, and David Borasky, MPH, CIP, vice president of quality management at Copernicus Group IRB, have had a commentary published in the Hastings Center Report, which discusses the challenges that compliance professionals face when trying to reconcile varying human subject research regulations. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140422/77410 Forster's and Borasky's article, which is entitled: "The ... read more
  • Posted at 10:31 AM
    Committed to the success and growth of the individual financial advisor's practice, CEO and Founder Andrew Parish today announced the launch of a new initiative to be called Advisor Analytics Institute. The goal of 'AAI' will be to provide extensive details of both macro and micro trends affecting the success and failure of individual advisor practices, teams, firms and institutions both large and small. 'AAI' aims to fulfill the needs of advisors and institutions by transparently providing real time information ... read more
  • Posted at 10:30 AM
    Clay Darrohn, the CEO and Big Tuna of fishbat, a leading Internet marketing company, discusses how Facebook is exhibiting its sincere interest in user experience with its new 'Say Thanks' video. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141125/160809LOGO Facebook is infamous for creating new exciting products for users. Its new 'Say Thanks' video allows users to create a personalized video in just a few clicks. Users can choose to build a video with a few different themes: "friends," "old friends, "family," or "it's complicated." The ... read more
  • Posted at 10:29 AM
    A recent survey from the National Foundation for Credit Counseling and Pioneer Services, a division of MidCountry Bank, showed that three out of four service members have financial worries--and those concerns could have an impact on holiday spending. To help service members and military families spend smart and keep within their budgets this year, Pioneer Services created HolidaySpendingPlanner.org. The free website offers customizable budgets and wish lists, a holiday spending calculator, helpful shopping links and tips, as a one-of-a-kind tool that ... read more
  • What Stands Between Millennials and Home Ownership? --- CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov. 25, 2014
    Posted at 10:27 AM
    LendingTree, the nation's leading online loan marketplace, has released the findings of its most recent survey, which examines millennial trends and attitudes towards home ownership. The survey, conducted online in September 2014, included 1,009 nationally representative respondents, ages 24 through 35, with at least some college education and an annual household income of at least $25,000. Contrary to some studies, LendingTree found that the millennial generation is still very much interested in home ownership, with only 4.4% of non-homeowner millennials ... read more
  • Posted at 10:21 AM
    The Penguins of Madagascar have returned to theatres AND a brand new video game! Worldwide video game publisher, Little Orbit, announced the release of Penguins of Madagascar, the video game based on the upcoming film "Penguins of Madagascar" from DreamWorks Animation (in theaters November 26(th)). The game is now available on Nintendo 3DS(TM), Wii(TM) and Wii U(TM) and follows the adventures of Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private in the pursuit of their beloved Cheezy Dibbles. Check out the new ... read more
  • Posted at 10:16 AM
    Dr. Gavin Conibeer, an internationally-known professor at the School of Photovoltaics and Renewable Energy Engineering at the University of New South Wales (UNSW), has joined the science advisory board of Natcore Technology Inc. (TSX-V: NXT; NTCXF.PK). Dr. Conibeer has a worldwide reputation in photovoltaics. He has lectured at Stanford University and the University of Tokyo, and has participated in symposia in China, the United Kingdom and the United States. He has been a partner in the European Union?funded LIMA project, an ... read more
  • Posted at 10:15 AM
    Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS), a leading global provider of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions, today announced the company has joined the PTC® PartnerAdvantage™ Program at the Platinum Tier to create integrated, collaborative solutions that enable PTC Creo® design software users ... read more
  • Posted at 10:13 AM
    References to NBC and WNBC in the headline, subhead and throughout the release should instead read NBC 4 New York. The corrected release reads: CITYBUZZ ANNOUNCES NBC 4 NEW YORK AS FIRST ADVERTISER ON SUBWAY WIFI ... read more
  • Posted at 10:12 AM
    Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS) is demonstrating at EuroMold 2014 (Frankfurt, Germany, Nov. 25-28) its additive manufacturing ecosystem, which gives designers, engineers and manufacturers heightened flexibility to 3D print prototypes, parts and final end-use products ‘their way.’ Full-size airplane cabin ... read more
  • Posted at 10:07 AM
    The USC Institute of Urology honored Derrick Hall, president and CEO of the Arizona Diamondbacks major league baseball franchise, with the Louis Zamperini Courage Award at its annual "Changing Lives and Creating Cures" gala, Thursday, Nov. 20, at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, Beverly Hills, raising more than $2 million. The event hosts included C. L. Max Nikias, president of the University of Southern California (USC); Carmen A. Puliafito, M.D., MBA, dean of the Keck School of Medicine of USC; Jeff ... read more
  • Posted at 10:05 AM
    Sutter Health announced today a quarter-million-dollar-plus donation to 29 food banks across Northern California and Hawaii. The donation by the not-for-profit health system enables local food banks to serve more than 1 million nutritious meals to those in need this winter. "A nutritious diet plays an important role in improving overall health and wellness and can even help protect against diseases such as diabetes, heart disease and certain types of cancer," said Pat Fry, president and CEO of Sutter Health. "We're ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    Neurocrine Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: NBIX) announced today that Kevin Gorman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Neurocrine Biosciences, will be presenting at two investor conferences next week. On December 2 at 11:40am Eastern Time (8:40am Pacific Time) he will make a presentation at the 2014 Deutsche Bank BioFEST in Boston. On December 3 at 12:00pm Eastern Time (9:00am Pacific Time) he will make a presentation at the 26(th) Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference in New York City. Listeners are encouraged to ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    Just 30 percent of Americans with HIV had the virus under control in 2011, and approximately two-thirds of those whose virus was out of control had been diagnosed but were no longer in care, according to a new Vital Signs report published today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The new study underscores the importance of making sure people with HIV receive ongoing care, treatment, and other information and tools that help prevent transmission to others, as ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    Today marks the newest addition to the Sierra™ library of games with the release of Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions. This frenetic arcade shooter from developer Lucid Games is the latest installment in the Geometry Wars franchise. The new game advances the series to unexplored frontiers, bringing ... read more