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Wednesday, August 20, 2014

  • Posted at 10:15 AM
    Samson Technologies has announced its latest portable Bluetooth sound system, the Expedition Escape. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140820/137978 "Everyone has seen the countless portable wireless speakers on the market, however we noticed the absence of a system that could produce the powerful volume and distinguished clarity needed to properly project the music we're all so passionate about to a large amount of people," says Samson President Jack Knight. Enter the Expedition Escape... With its premium 2-way speaker design, the Escape has enough volume to entertain large parties, ... read more
  • Five Steps for Businesses to Turn Data into Dollars --- COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 20, 2014
    Posted at 10:11 AM
    Most companies today have little idea how to turn data into dollars - let alone turning big data into big dollars. Yet most companies still want to capitalize on the promise big data holds for insights into opening new markets, acquiring new customers and retaining existing ones. The question is: "How?" ICC, the Business and IT Solutions company that correctly predicted the 2014 Oscars and designs collaboration solutions for today's workforce, has outlined five steps that can help organizations avoid ... read more
  • Posted at 10:09 AM
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/20/14 -- Typesafe, provider of the world's leading Reactive platform and the company behind Play Framework, Akka, and Scala, today announced new initiatives to accelerate developer productivity in Reactive application development leveraging the power of Spark, the Big Data event-streaming (real-time) compute engine. Typesafe is launching training and workshops for developers who want to apply Spark in creating Reactive Big Data applications. "We're excited to be working with Typesafe as the leading experts in Scala ... read more
  • Posted at 10:06 AM
    You never know who is watching. The eight year old girl was captivated as the Army Nurse assisted her mother at Fox Army Hospital at Redstone Arsenal, Ala., shortly after she had given birth to her sister some years ago. "I will never forget that nurse's wonderful spirit, her kindness to my mother, and her intelligence," Maj. Regina Daniels says. "I wanted to be like her; she always stuck out in my mind as the years passed." And so was born within ... read more
  • Posted at 10:01 AM
    Showroom Logic, the leader in Digital Marketing through it's proprietary AdLogic ROI Engine, announced today that it has been named to the 2014 Inc 500, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. Ranked #26 overall, Showroom Logic was honored for it's tremendous growth, driven by its proprietary platform and team. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140820/137888) Between 2010 and 2013, Showroom Logic grew by 8,448.6% increasing revenues from $157,259 to $13,443,409, while managing tens of millions of digital marketing dollars for thousands of ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    MISSION VIEJO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/20/14 -- Aeolus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: AOLS) today announced that it has filed an Investigational New Drug Application (IND) with the Division of Medical Imaging Products of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to enable the initiation of a phase 1 study of AEOL 10150 in healthy human volunteers. The new phase 1 study is designed as the first step in meeting the requirements for approval of the drug as a medical ... read more
  • Posted at 9:59 AM
    On Tuesday, September 16, 2014, Brian L. Roberts, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA, CMCSK), will participate in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2014 Media, Communications & Entertainment Conference in Beverly Hills, CA. A ... read more
  • Posted at 9:59 AM
    IQMS, a manufacturing ERP software and MES developer with an ongoing, proactive commitment to its product and relationships, today announced that for the fourth consecutive time, it has placed on the prestigious Inc. 500|5000 list of fastest growing ... read more
  • Posted at 9:55 AM
    On Wednesday, September 10, 2014, Jason S. Armstrong, Senior Vice President of Investor Relations of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA, CMCSK), will participate in the Goldman Sachs 23rd Annual Communacopia Conference in New York City. A live webcast of the ... read more
  • Posted at 9:49 AM
    American Express is harnessing the latest technology to get tennis fans on-site and around the world involved in the action on the courts at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center during the 2014 US Open Tennis Championships. ... read more
  • Kids Make Robots at Summer Camp --- LOS ANGELES, Aug. 20, 2014
    Posted at 9:48 AM
    When you went to summer camp you probably did arts & crafts, hiking and things like that. Well, things have changed! At the Feiro Marine Life Center's summer camp, students build robots. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140820/137964Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140820/137965 Located in Port Angeles, Washington, directly on the waterfront you'll find the Feiro Marine Life Center's ROV Explorers Camp. Here is where you'll find one of the most innovative summer camps in the nation. At ROV summer camp attendees learn how to make their own ... read more
  • Posted at 9:40 AM
    TRUPOINT Partners, a leading provider of regulatory compliance solutions for lenders nationwide, today announced the release of UDAAP RiskCheck(TM), the newest member of the TRUPOINT RiskCheck(TM) family. (Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140820/137729) Fair Lending and UDAAP are two of the largest compliance concerns facing lenders. Recent high-profile UDAAP settlements underscore its importance. As regulatory scrutiny increases, financial institutions need to be prepared to address their UDAAP risk. "The pace of regulatory change is overwhelming for compliance departments, and UDAAP and Fair Lending are drawing the ... read more
  • Posted at 9:38 AM
    The fundamental technology for infusing intelligence into the power grid has been in existence for years – more than a decade, in some cases. Today, the market for smart grid technologies is evolving rapidly as the need for a more responsive, automated, and efficient power grid rises ... read more
  • Posted at 9:37 AM
    Last week, the Native American Contractors Association launched State and Local Procurements as the newest feature in its successful NACA Business Development Portal. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110325/MM71964LOGO In early 2014, the NACA team along with its technical partner, BidSpeed, realized a need for state and local procurement opportunities in the NACA BD Portal, thus expanding the reach for NACA Members and growing the earning potential for those small businesses currently utilizing the NACA BD Portal for federal and tribal procurements. "The introduction of state and local ... read more
  • Posted at 9:27 AM
    In the contact information for the press release dated August 15, 2014, the phone number for Louis B. DellaFera should read: 516-200-5978 (instead of 516-209-5978). (Photo: Business Wire) The corrected release reads: ... read more
  • Posted at 9:19 AM
    Global data center services provider CyrusOne (NASDAQ: CONE) is pleased to announce that it plans to sponsor and participate in the ninth annual Oklahoma IT Symposium, joining innovative IT leaders representing more than 50 of the region's top IT organizations. The symposium is scheduled for Thursday, ... read more
  • Posted at 9:19 AM
    The National Necrotizing Fasciitis Foundation (NNFF) today announced that a patient named Fernando Davila has been successfully treated for a life threatening form of necrotizing fasciitis, or "flesh eating disease", by Dr, Anibal R. Gauto, Medical Director of Inpatient Wound Care and founder of The Wound Care Center, at Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage, California. Dr. Gauto used a new treatment pioneered by Dr. John Crew at Seton Hospital in Daly City, California. "Without this treatment Mr. Davila could ... read more
  • Posted at 9:16 AM
    TubeMogul, the leading software company for digital branding, and Integral Ad Science, the leading global provider of actionable advertising intelligence for buyers and sellers of digital media, announced today that they have partnered to provide TubeMogul's clients with independent, third-party viewability measurement and anti-fraud verification. TubeMogul is the first software platform to integrate Integral's reporting and optimization data, which can be leveraged by brands and agencies to verify the effectiveness of their video campaigns and better optimize their overall media ... read more
  • Pasternack Releases New High Isolation RF Switches --- IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 20, 2014
    Posted at 9:15 AM
    Pasternack Enterprises, Inc., an industry-leading manufacturer and supplier of RF, microwave and millimeter wave products, debuts an entirely new family of high isolation PIN diode switches consisting of three low insertion loss, high isolation and high speed modules, covering a frequency range of 1 to 12 GHz. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140820/137727 When signal integrity and performance are a critical component of system functionality, the higher the isolation figure, the better the overall performance will be. Pasternack's new PIN diode switches feature very high ... read more
  • Posted at 9:14 AM
    SCRA Technology Ventures’ SC Launch program today announced that Portfolio Company ISI Technology, based upon its Heatworks technology, has been accepted into the Microsoft Ventures Accelerator program. The program, sponsored by American Family Insurance, offers mentorship, tools and connections to support business growth of technology-based ... read more