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Friday, February 5, 2016

  • Posted at 7:30 AM
    Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NASDAQ: TXN) Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Kevin March will speak at the 2016 Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference in San Francisco on Wednesday, February 10, at 8:55 a.m. Pacific time. March will field questions from analysts and investors, as well as discuss TI's business outlook and its strategy to address key markets for its analog and embedded processing technologies and how these capabilities position the company for growth. The audio webcast for ... read more
  • Posted at 7:22 AM
    Revenue Analytics, with a goal to provide clients with flexibility, continued success and a stream of revenue-leveraging analytics, is pleased to announce the addition of financial services and retail industry veteran Jack Roberts, who will serve as the company’s Vice President of Managed Analytics. ... read more
  • Posted at 7:20 AM
    The Comcast Foundation awarded more than $1.1 million in grants to 43 nonprofit organizations located in Comcast's Freedom Region, which serves Greater Philadelphia, New Jersey and northern Delaware, in 2015. The grants support programs aimed at the Comcast Foundation's areas of focus - expanding digital literacy, promoting community service, and building tomorrow's leaders. Boys & Girls Clubs and Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) chapters in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware; CONCILIO and Philadelphia OIC are among the many local organizations that ... read more
  • Posted at 7:15 AM
    On Thursday, February 11, 2-1-1 San Diego, the region's trusted information source for community, health and disaster services, and the Community Information Exchange (CIE San Diego) will integrate to enhance care coordination and service delivery for the community to better connect people to the services they need and to better connect service providers to the information they can use to improve care. Since its inception 2-1-1 San Diego has handled more than 2.5 million connections to community, health and ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    On the heels of an oversubscribed Series B round that attracted new strategic utility investors, Bidgely introduces the new HomeBeat™ consumer engagement mobile app for utilities. The app is the consumer interface for Bidgely’s platform that enables utilities to engage ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Tickets go on sale today for an outdoor live concert in mid-May at the Baptist Health Systems campus in Madison featuring Florida Georgia Line, the mega-popular country music duo. Dubbed "C Spire Live," the May 14 concert sponsored by C Spire and presented by Baptist FastPass also will feature contemporary country music artists Cole Swindell, The Cadillac Three and newcomer Kane Brown who are supporting acts for the group's new 36-city, three-country "Dig Your Roots" international Tour. Tickets for the 6 ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM has released a new blog post explaining the connection between auto insurance prices and weather. Photo - When it comes to weather and auto insurance, there are several misconceptions . In many cases, auto insurance policies have nothing to do with the weather in an area because they simply do not reimburse for damages caused by tornadoes, flooding and other extreme weather phenomenons. Winter does not make auto insurance more expensive! A common misconception that many drivers have involves snowy ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Venice's newest laser clinic, Physicians Advanced Laser Centers, is the first of its kind in the area and specializes in the removal of undesired tattoos through advanced laser treatment. The physician-owned and operated laser clinic is taking Florida's Suncoast by storm with its revitalizing skin care approach, unprecedented eVisit patient video consultations, and advanced multi-wavelength Astanza Trinity technology. Photo - "Being an emergency medicine physician, I've witnessed and experienced many exciting medical breakthroughs in my life. Laser tattoo removal is ... read more
  • VTech to Acquire US based LeapFrog Enterprises --- HONG KONG and EMERYVILLE, Calif., Feb. 5, 2016
    Posted at 6:52 AM
    VTech Holdings Limited (VTech, HKSE: 303),a global leader in electronic learning products and cordless telephones, and LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (LeapFrog, NYSE: LF), a leading developer of educational entertainment for children, today announced that the two companies have entered into a merger agreement whereby VTech will acquire LeapFrog. VTech plans to acquire 100% of the outstanding common stock of LeapFrog through an all cash tender offer followed by a second-step merger. In the tender offer, VTech will offer LeapFrog investors US$1.00 per ... read more
  • Posted at 6:51 AM
    Sunrise Bank of Cocoa Beach, Florida has selected IBT, Inc., to upgrade its core processing platform and provide a host of integrated solutions. i2Core, IBT’s state-of-the-art core processing platform, will allow Sunrise Bank to serve its customers more efficiently ... read more
  • Posted at 6:46 AM
    Kaman Corp. (NYSE:KAMN) announced today that it will report its fourth quarter and full year 2015 results after the stock market closes on Monday, February 29, 2016, and host a live webcast and conference call at 8:30am ET on Tuesday, March 1, 2016. ... read more
  • Posted at 6:37 AM
    A group of wounded veterans and their guests gathered at the Autobahn in White Marsh, Maryland for dinner and some friendly go-karting competition. Wounded Warrior Project(®) (WWP) works to provide experiences that highlight engagement and camaraderie among injured service members. Shared experiences provide a significant component in the recovery of wounded veterans. Social gatherings, like the night at the Autobahn, help injured service members build a personalized network of support in a fun and unique way. WWP offers 20 programs and ... read more
  • Posted at 6:32 AM
    Aethlon Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: AEMD), today announced that Jim Joyce, Chairman and CEO, will be presenting at Source Capital Group's 2016 Disruptive Growth & Healthcare Conference in New York, NY at 2:15 p.m. ET on Wednesday, February 10, 2016. Mr. Joyce will also participate in an Immunotherapy Panel discussion taking place at 3:15 p.m. ET. The presentation will be made available to the public via live audio webcast which can be accessed by visiting the investor relations section of Aethlon ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources of Saudi Arabia, Ali bin Ibrahim Al-Naimi, will deliver a special address during the 35th IHS CERAWeek, February 22-26 at the Hilton Americas—Houston. “We are pleased to welcome Minister Al-Naimi to IHS CERAWeek 2016,” said ... read more
  • Posted at 6:26 AM
    The Medicines Company (NASDAQ:MDCO) today announced that its founder and Chief Executive Officer, Clive Meanwell, MD, PhD, has been awarded the 2016 Dr. Sol J. Barer Award for Vision, Innovation, and Leadership. Named for Sol J. Barer, PhD, founder and former Chairman and Chief Executive ... read more
  • Posted at 6:22 AM
    Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has been awarded a $135 million Federal Aviation Administration contract modification to upgrade air traffic control systems at the final 22 airports of the Standard Terminal Automation System, known as STARS. Implementation of STARS at these 22 sites will complete the NextGen terminal automation modernization of every major FAA National Air Space facility by December 2019. STARS provides terminal automation with a single operational baseline. This simplifies the implementation of future NextGen enhancements designed to maintain safety ... read more
  • Posted at 6:21 AM
    Australian game developer Halfbrick Studios has enlisted the help of budding filmmakers to create a new web series called Fruit Ninja Nation. The series, which premieres Friday morning EST (US), aims to bring original programming and fan-generated content under ... read more
  • Posted at 6:20 AM
    Viewers of Sunday’s Big Game can turn on their televisions early and begin rooting for their favorite team by visiting ShopTV’s “Big Game Store,” launching today on Smart TVs and streaming devices from Samsung, LG, Sony, and Roku. Fans can shop for products seen in and related to ... read more
  • Posted at 6:16 AM
    AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwired - February 05, 2016) - SolarWinds, Inc., a leading provider of powerful and affordable hybrid IT management software, today announced that it has completed its acquisition by affiliates of Silver Lake Partners and Thoma Bravo, LLC. The acquisition is valued at approximately $4.5 billion, with SolarWinds stockholders receiving $60.10 per share in cash. With the closing of the transaction, SolarWinds common stock has ceased trading on the New York ... read more
  • Posted at 6:14 AM
    On February 7(th), the eve of this year's Chinese lunar New Year, WeChat, the most popular messaging app in China with 650 million monthly active users, will appear on the large screens overlooking Times Square and send Lucky Money, a traditional Chinese custom, to passers-by. A giant "red envelope" icon, representative of the Lucky Money contained within, will be shown on the screens overlooking the famous square. At certain times, pedestrians passing through the square will have an opportunity to "earn" ... read more