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Friday, July 25, 2014

  • Posted at 9:07 AM
    GrowBLOX Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB: GBLX) is pleased to announce the execution of a binding Memorandum of Understanding ("MOU") with LaurelCo, LLC, an Illinois limited liability company formed to pursue the acquisition of both cultivation and dispensary medical marijuana licenses in the state of Illinois. Pursuant to the MOU, GBLX will acquire a 20% equity interest in LaurelCo, LLC in exchange for licenses to use our proprietary GrowBLOX(TM) growing chambers, as well as all technology related to the machines and to ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    CVS Caremark Corporation (NYSE:CVS) will be holding a conference call on Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at 8:30 a.m. (EDT) with analysts and investors to discuss its second quarter 2014 financial results. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090226/NE75914LOGO An audio webcast of the conference call will be broadcast simultaneously through the Investor Relations portion of the CVS Caremark website for all interested parties. To access the webcast, visit http://info.cvscaremark.com/investors. This webcast will be archived and available on the web site for a one-year period following the conference ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    Full Service CRO WCCT Global welcomes Peter Nieto as the new Vice President of Business Development. Peter has been in the pharmaceutical industry for over 30 years in a number of different business development positions with some of the largest CROs in the industry. These positions were primarily related to business development/sales management and marketing. The experience he has obtained over the past 30 years makes him a key and strategic asset to WCCT Global as they continue to ... read more
  • Posted at 8:57 AM
    Mobile wallet solution Cause Mobile Wallet announced that they will be teaming up with Red Bull and People Water during the Vans US Open of Surfing. The two event sponsors will be accepting onsite payments via the Cause Mobile Wallet app, who will give a portion of all purchases made to featured charity, Life Rolls On. The 2014 Vans US Open of Surfing runs from July 26- August 3 in Huntington Beach, CA. With a focus on family and community, ... read more
  • Posted at 8:51 AM
    IDC Manufacturing Insights today announced a new report, Supporting the Customer Lifecycle for Manufacturing Value Chains (Doc #MI249914), which looks at supporting the customer lifecycle in manufacturing value chains with software applications and processes. The new research considers the variances ... read more
  • Posted at 8:48 AM
    NXT-ID, Inc., (NXTD: OTCQB) a biometric authentication company focused on the growing m-commerce market, updates participants on its current social media competition "Show us your Wallet", for its next generation smart wallet, Wocket(TM). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140725/698098 The social media competition was created to show the evolution of the wallet from a bulky traditional wallet stuffed with credit cards and gift cards to a sleek, secure Wocket(TM) that makes financial transactions with one biometrically secure card designed to replace all the cards in your ... read more
  • WeatherBug App Debuts on Amazon’s New Fire Phone --- GERMANTOWN, Md. & SAN JOSE, Calif.
    Posted at 8:42 AM
    WeatherBug, the brand millions trust to Know Before™ severe weather strikes, launches its popular app on Amazon’s new Fire phone. Featuring exclusive Spark™ lightning alerts, the fastest alerts to severe weather, and pinpoint forecasts for 2.6 million locations worldwide, the app includes all the weather, alerting ... read more
  • Posted at 8:37 AM
    In honor of today’s 15th annual System Administrator Appreciation Day, or SysAdmin Day, Ipswitch® has released the findings of its second annual “Red Shirt Survey” taken last week by more than 250 systems administrators from across the United States. The survey results indicate that there’s a lot ... read more
  • Posted at 8:31 AM
    Imprivata® (NYSE: IMPR), a leading provider of authentication, access management and secure communications solutions for the healthcare industry, today announced that the company will release the results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2014 after the market closes on Monday, August 4, ... read more
  • Health Briefs Reviews the Weight Loss Strategies --- CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., July 25, 2014
    Posted at 8:30 AM
    The struggle to lose weight is long and one which can cost a great deal of money. While some choose the nation's most popular and affordable program, Weight Watchers, others may choose to go it alone. Health Briefs takes time to review different weight loss strategies and share what it learns with viewers in an upcoming series focusing on Healthy Living. The upcoming segment will air later this year on most popular cable television networks in the United States and ... read more
  • Posted at 8:27 AM
    News and culture website The Daily Beast partners with independent digital creative agency Instrument for the launch of The Beast's entirely new iOS app. Now available in the App Store on iTunes, the app is built for The Daily Beast's mobile readers, now the majority of its 17M+ monthly audience. The all-new iOS app brings The Daily Beast's "Read This. Skip That." mantra to life with an incredibly simple interface that serves up every story with just two options--read or ... read more
  • Posted at 8:01 AM
    HGTV fans now have an easier way to discover design inspiration from their favorite HGTV shows and hosts, as well as America’s best professional designers with the newly updated HGTV Folio App. Available in the App Store for free download on Apple iPad, HGTV Folio offers ... read more
  • Posted at 8:00 AM
    Cardinal Health will today name three of the nation's most innovative community pharmacies as winners of its prestigious Independent Pharmacy Best Practices Competition, during the company's Retail Business Conference, one of the nation's largest gatherings of independent pharmacists. The Best Practice Competition winners - family-owned pharmacies from Ohio, Tennessee and Texas - were selected for implementing exceptionally creative methods that demonstrate how independent pharmacies can adapt to, and improve patient care in, today's fast-changing healthcare environment. The annual Best ... read more
  • Posted at 7:40 AM
    Acrometis offers the most complete and automated claims processing platform on the market designed specifically for the workers’ compensation industry. An intuitive SaaS based solution allows us to stay flexible and relevant in an ever-changing and demanding marketplace- integrating with, yet not ignoring, your existing ... read more
  • Posted at 7:37 AM
    Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in rapid diagnostics and health information solutions, today announced that it will release its second quarter 2014 earnings on Monday, August 4, 2014. The Company will also host a conference call beginning at 8:30 a.m. (Eastern Time) on that date to discuss these results and other corporate matters. During the conference call, the Company will discuss and answer questions concerning business and financial developments and trends. The Company's responses to questions, as well ... read more
  • Posted at 7:35 AM
    Ranked a Tier 1 Best National University by U.S. News & World Report, regionally accredited Florida Tech is introducing the aviation industry's only Bachelor of Arts in Aviation Management offered 100% online. Students earning this degree gain career-specific aviation and management knowledge delivered using University Alliance's dynamic, video-based e-learning environment. Florida Tech is internationally recognized for excellence in aviation education, having prepared successful aviation professionals since 1968. The university also has the privilege of being one of only six universities ... read more
  • Posted at 7:30 AM
    The following is being released by The Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare: Home health leaders today said that growing support for the Securing Access Via Excellence (SAVE) Medicare Home Health Act - introduced last week by Representatives Greg Walden (OR-2) and Tom Price (GA-6) - underscores the importance of legislation to repeal the 14 percent, four-year rebasing cuts instituted by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on January 1. The SAVE Medicare Home Health Act replaces the unprecedented rebasing cuts ... read more
  • Posted at 7:28 AM
    Myriad color options can be incorporated into home design, yet, in the kitchen, gray tops the list of the fastest growing color schemes in 20141. Influenced by nature, GE Appliances and Pfister®, a manufacturer of kitchen and bathroom faucets, are offering Slate-hued ... read more
  • Posted at 7:26 AM
    Alere Connect, Qualcomm Life, and Preventice ranked one, two and three respectively in ABI Research’s latest “Remote Patient Management Platforms” Competitive Assessment. The study assessed remote patient monitoring platforms that connect to wearable wireless-enabled healthcare devices across criteria placed in two broad categories: ... read more
  • Congress Tees It Up For Wounded Warriors --- WASHINGTON, July 25, 2014
    Posted at 7:15 AM
    Golf helped Bronze Star recipient and Army Staff Sergeant Charles Eggleston (Ret.) literally get back on his feet. Initially reported as killed in action after suffering devastating injuries following multiple IED blasts in Iraq in 2005, he spent more than three years recovering at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. As an avid golfer before the blast, Eggleston resumed playing golf and credits the sport as a key element of his recovery. He and other wounded warriors will be teamed up ... read more