Thursday, July 10, 2014 Last update: 10:33 PM - All Company Technology News Since 1996

Thursday, July 10, 2014

  • Posted at 10:00 PM
    Regulatory News: Ipsen (Euronext: IPN; ADR: IPSEY), a global specialty-driven pharmaceutical company, and Galderma, a global healthcare company focused on dermatology and skin health, today announced that they have significantly expanded the scope of their neurotoxin partnership. ... read more
  • Dassault Systèmes Acquires SIMPACK --- VÉLIZY-VILLACOUBLAY, France
    Posted at 10:00 PM
    Regulatory News: Dassault Systèmes (Paris:DSY) (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA), the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, world leader in 3D design software, 3D Digital Mock Up and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, today announced the acquisition of ... read more
  • U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for July 11 --- WASHINGTON, July 11, 2014
    Posted at 9:01 PM
    Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: TELSTAR Profile America -- Friday, July 11th. The distant reaches of planet Earth came into focus for the average American on this date in 1962 with the successful relay of a trans-Atlantic signal by Telstar, the first privately owned satellite launched the day before. While a major communications advance and a sensation of the day, Telstar did not last long. It failed in December, was restored briefly, and then went ... read more
  • Posted at 6:20 PM
    Earlier today, Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel made a special guest appearance at Facebook Fit Chicago, the third stop on a five-city tour of boot camp-style events designed to help SMBs grow their businesses. Mayor Emanuel spoke to the sold-out crowd of local businesses. ... read more
  • Whirlpool Enters into Agreements to Acquire Majority Interest in Indesit --- BENTON HARBOR, Mich. and MILAN, Italy, July 10, 2014
    Posted at 5:43 PM
    Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) and Fineldo S.p.A. announce that they have entered into a binding agreement for the sale of Fineldo's stake in Indesit Company S.p.A. (BIT: IND). Whirlpool also entered into binding share purchase agreements with members of the Merloni family for their Indesit shares. Under these agreements, Whirlpool would acquire shares representing a total of 66.8 percent of the voting stock of Indesit. Whirlpool currently intends to finance this transaction through cash on hand, together with private, domestic ... read more
  • Posted at 4:52 PM
    LifeMap Sciences, Inc., a subsidiary of BioTime, Inc., announced today the release of GeneCards® Version 3.12. The new release is available at GeneCards® is an online database that provides comprehensive information on all known human genes. The new release features the ... read more
  • Posted at 4:30 PM
    Turtle Beach Corporation (NASDAQ: HEAR), a leading innovator of audio products and solutions, today announced that certain shareholders of Turtle Beach holding a majority of the shares outstanding have agreed to a voluntary extension of the lock-up restrictions regarding the sale or other disposition of their shares of the company's stock, originally agreed to in connection with the company's January 2014 merger. The lock-up period end date has been extended from July 16, 2014 to April 1, 2015, subject ... read more
  • Posted at 4:11 PM
    The Future of Wealth Live Event, held at the JW Marriot in Washington D.C. from June the 27th through the 29th, was host to a variety of stunning speakers, a roaring cocktail party and the return of Anik Singal, Founder and CEO of VSS Mind Media, Inc. to the spotlight as the head of a conference. After six years without hosting an event of this size, Anik Singal set out to create the most valuable personal development gathering he could. Attendees ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 PM
    The World Congress of Play returns this September to San Francisco featuring an impressive list of speakers representing a large cross-section of the most successful and forward-thinking companies in the "play industry." The second annual conference, a sell-out a year ago, brings together global manufacturers and retailers of traditional toys and games, video games, music, entertainment and digital play, as well as theme parks, industry associations, analysts and trade media. The World Congress of Play takes place at ... read more
  • AT&T Inspired Mobility --- DALLAS, July 10, 2014
    Posted at 3:32 PM
    Today, mobile technology has changed the way we shop, date, read, write, and even worship. This is the foundation of one of AT&T's newest campaigns, Inspired Mobility-- a national conversation that highlights how people use mobile technology, devices and the Internet to enhance their faith experience and personal lives. Regardless of gender, age or income, our lives are becoming more connected, shared and interactive, which can be seen in our worship experiences. I was excited to be engaged by AT&T ... read more
  • Posted at 3:30 PM
    Ambassador John Bolton's PAC and Super PAC have raised over $2.3 million in the 2(nd) quarter with a record $4 million to date, and nearly $3 million cash on hand. The Ambassador is committed to ensuring that American security is a central factor in the 2014 midterm elections and that candidates who believe in policies focused on a free and secure America receive the support needed to win their respective House or Senate races. Over the past nine months the ... read more
  • Posted at 3:20 PM
    GridPoint, an innovator in comprehensive, data-driven energy management solutions (EMS) that help customers maximize energy and operational savings, today announced that it was named among the top 10 global vendors in the Navigant Research Leaderboard Report: Building Energy Management Systems ... read more
  • Posted at 3:10 PM
    FREMONT, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/10/14 -- Procera Networks (NASDAQ: PKT) announced today that it will release its financial results for its second quarter 2014 after U.S. markets close on August 6, 2014. The company will host a conference call that day at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time (4:30 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time). This call will be webcast and can be accessed via the Procera Networks' Investor Relations website at A replay will be available following the call on the ... read more
  • Posted at 3:05 PM
    Shareholder rights law firm Robbins Arroyo LLP announces that an investor of Infoblox Inc. (NYSE: BLOX) has filed a federal securities fraud class action complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. The complaint alleges that the company and certain of its officers and directors violated the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 between September 6, 2013 and February 10, 2014 (the "Class Period"). Infoblox claims to provide technology that offers an easy way to ... read more
  • Posted at 2:51 PM
    BC Technical, the largest nationwide, non-OEM provider of medical imaging solutions, and MiE America, Inc., a leading provider of Siemens Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging systems, have entered into a long-term agreement naming BC Technical as the authorized provider of service and systems in the US. MiE and BC Technical announced today that the two companies have signed a strategic agreement to establish BC Technical as the service and systems provider for MiE's camera systems. Mark Alvarez, President and CEO of ... read more
  • Posted at 2:50 PM
    Allergy & Asthma Network, a leading nonprofit patient education organization, invites you to join its "2014 Venom Allergy 101" webinar on July 24, 2014, at 7 p.m. EST. This webinar is perfect for the summer as stinging insects abound in outdoor areas. Learn how to protect yourself from stings as well as how to respond and treat a potential allergic reaction. Venom allergies are caused by five types of insects: honey bees, hornets, yellow jackets, paper wasps and fire ants. According ... read more
  • Posted at 2:44 PM
    SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwired - July 10, 2014) - Document Capture Technologies (DCT), a leader in mobile capture devices and innovative productivity solutions, today announced the SimpleECM Mobile Document Capture Software Development Kit (SDK), allowing developers a radically simplified tool to incorporate document capture functionality into their iOS, Android, and Kindle apps. The SDK is the first of its kind to be widget-based, which enables developers to quickly and easily integrate any of the advanced ... read more
  • Posted at 2:25 PM
    With the launch of no-contract airtime plans, Rent-A-Center, Inc. (NASDAQ/NGS:RCII), the nation’s largest rent-to-own operator, today announced its foray into the burgeoning smartphone business. The move offers consumers nationwide one-stop shopping for a variety of leading, name-brand smartphones and ... read more
  • It's The Windy City Sweep --- NEW YORK, July 10, 2014
    Posted at 2:19 PM
    The creative campaigns are over. Twitter voting ended in a furious rally. And at the end of the four-day online voting program, it is Chris Sale of the Chicago White Sox and Anthony Rizzo of the Chicago Cubs who were chosen by fans as the winners of the 2014 All-Star Game Final Vote Sponsored by Experian. Sale and Rizzo earned the final two AL and NL All-Star Team roster spots through online voting on, the individual Club sites ... read more
  • Posted at 2:14 PM
    Platinum Management (NY) LLC and certain affiliates ("Platinum"), the largest stockholder of Echo Therapeutics, Inc. (NasdaqCM: ECTE) ("Echo" or the "Company") owning approximately 20% of the Company's outstanding Common Stock, sent a letter to the Company today exercising Platinum's contractual right under the December 10, 2013 Stock Purchase Agreement between Platinum and the Company to cause Echo to call a meeting of stockholders to vote to lift the "blockers" limiting Platinum's voting power. If the stockholders vote in favor of lifting ... read more