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Monday, May 7, 2012

  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Award-winning inventor Dean Kamen, best known for creating the Segway™ Human Transporter, will serve as the keynote speaker for the DIA 2012 48th Annual Meeting, to be held June 24–28 in Philadelphia at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Dr. Thomas Stossel, Director, Translational Medicine Division, ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Gemalto (Paris:GTO), the world leader in digital security, today announced the launch of Protiva MedSecure, a new solution package that addresses one of the biggest challenges facing healthcare providers today: a secure digital identity. Gemalto’s Protiva MedSecure provides a comprehensive portfolio of ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 05/07/12 -- Citrix Summit News Zuora, the billing and commerce leader for the Subscription Economy, today announced a partnership with Citrix to extend the capabilities of CloudPortal Services Manager. Together, Zuora and Citrix empower today's cloud providers with an integrated ability to build, deliver and monetize new cloud app and desktop services. Every cloud provider must be able to streamline the front-end provisioning of their entire portfolio of services, and accurately meter and bill ... read more
  • Posted at 6:58 AM
    PLANO, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 05/07/12 -- ASC Signal has been selected to provide a significant number of Ka-band antennas to one of Europe's major satellite operators to ensure uptime in distributing Pay-TV channels to Europe's extensive base of satellite television users. Terms of the contract were not disclosed. ASC Signal will deliver multiple Ka-band gateway antennas that provide highly advanced pointing accuracy and reliability, a key technology that ASC provides to this major market and to Ka-band users ... read more
  • Posted at 6:58 AM
    SEATTLE, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 05/07/12 -- Today, WhitePages PRO, a division of WhitePages Inc. (www.whitepages.com), announced that it has enhanced its proprietary Phone Number Intelligence to include an expanded set of data designed specifically to help Call Centers more efficiently identify mobile phone numbers with nearly 100 percent precision. Now, in addition to matching current name, address, age, related listings, and geocode for over 300 million listings, WhitePages PRO's API and Web Lookup solutions will identify with ... read more
  • Posted at 6:57 AM
    Thomson CompuMark, a Thomson Reuters Intellectual Property & Science business and the global leader in trademark searching and brand protection solutions, today announced plans to launch 136 new databases for its SAEGIS® on SERION® online trademark screening solution. The addition of this content will make Thomson CompuMark the world's largest provider of trademark screening data, covering 186 countries and registers. Thomson CompuMark made the announcement at INTA, the International Trademark Association's annual meeting. Throughout the summer, Thomson CompuMark will strategically roll ... read more
  • Posted at 6:56 AM
    VWR Funding, Inc., the parent company of VWR International, LLC, a leading global laboratory supply and distribution company, will hold a conference call on Thursday, May 10, 2012, to discuss its first quarter 2012 financial results. Who: John M. Ballbach, Chairman, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:50 AM
    Bresnan Broadband Holdings, LLC will host a conference call on Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time for its bondholders to discuss the information contained in its first quarter 2012 financial statements available on Cablevision’s investor relations website at http://www.cablevision.com/investor/bbh.jsp. ... read more
  • Posted at 6:48 AM
    Software AG today announced the launch of Data Masking for Adabas, a solution created to enable Adabas customers to design and test applications using actual production data that has been altered to ensure the privacy and security of the data itself. ... read more
  • Posted at 6:46 AM
    Octagon Research Solutions, Inc. (Octagon), the leader in transforming clinical R&D through an integrated suite of regulatory, clinical, process and technology solutions, announced today that it has been named Emerging Life Sciences Company of the Year by the Greater Philadelphia ... read more
  • RootMetrics® Reports Verizon Wireless Network Excels --- NEW ORLEANS and BASKING RIDGE, N.J., May 7, 2012
    Posted at 6:45 AM
    New Orleans is one of 37 U.S. cities where Verizon Wireless has outperformed the competition in combined data, voice and text performance in independent wireless network testing conducted so far this year by national research company RootMetrics®. "As consumers and businesses increasingly turn to wireless technology as an integral part of their daily lives and work, it's important that their devices run on a network that's available when and where they need it," said Bill Moore, chief executive officer of ... read more
  • Posted at 6:45 AM
    Capsule Tech, Inc., the leading provider of medical device connectivity, today announced that in honor of National Nurses Week it has organized the Capsule Clinical Committee, a nursing advisory committee made up of Capsule’s team of nurses and a partner ... read more
  • Posted at 6:41 AM
    Agilex, a leading provider of mission and technology solutions to the national security, homeland security, healthcare and public sectors, announced today that Larry Albert was named the Outstanding Industry Executive by the 2012 AFCEA Bethesda Government-Wide Initiatives Excellence Awards. Albert is the president of Agilex' healthcare sector business and is recognized as one of the founders of the company. Sponsored by AFCEA Bethesda, these annual awards honor government executives as well as an industry representative for their leadership ... read more
  • Posted at 6:40 AM
    PROS® (NYSE:PRO), a world leader in pricing and revenue management software, hosted its annual North American and European summits, attracting executives from international manufacturing, distribution and services companies, global alliance partners, and leading consulting and research firms. The New York event was held at ... read more
  • Posted at 6:37 AM
    GE (NYSE: GE) and XD Electric Group (SHA: 601179) announced today the formation of a new partnership to deliver a full-line of electric transmission and distribution (T&D) and grid automation solutions to customers around the world. The partnership creates a new global competitor to provide customers ... read more
  • Posted at 6:35 AM
    Intellect Neurosciences, Inc. (OTCBB:ILNS), a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery and development of disease-modifying therapeutic agents for the treatment of Alzheimer's and other neurological diseases, today announced two new programs in its Alzheimer's disease development pipeline. The new programs are based on two antibodies that target early neurotoxic forms of tau protein, which Intellect intends to develop for therapeutic and diagnostic uses. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111214/NY22484LOGO) Through an exclusive license obtained from Northwestern University, the company intends to develop and commercialize two ... read more
  • Posted at 6:33 AM
    Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ: FTR), the largest communications services company in the country focused on rural America, announced today that the company has been named to the 2012 FORTUNE 500 list, the magazine's annual list of U.S. Companies ranked by revenue. "We are proud to deliver ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    Zacks.com releases the list of companies likely to issue earnings surprises. This week's list includes Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL), Dish Network (Nasdaq: DISH), Disney (NYSE: DIS), Cisco (Nasdaq: CSCO) and Nordstrom (NYSE: JWN). To see more earnings analysis, visit http://at.zacks.com/?id=3207. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101027/ZIRLOGO) Every day, Zacks.com makes 4 stock picks available, free of charge. To see them, go to http://at.zacks.com/?id=3567. 1Q Earnings Begin to Wind Down Going strictly by the earnings and economic calendars, I would expect this to be a fairly quiet week. First quarter ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP, an investor-rights law firm, reminds investors that only 28 days remain before the June 4, 2012, lead plaintiff deadline in a securities class action filed against Groupon (NASDAQ GS: GRPN) on behalf of investors. Any member of the putative class may move the court to serve as lead plaintiff through counsel of their choice, or may choose to do nothing and remain an absent class member. The deadline to move the court for lead ... read more
  • How to Connect to 4G LTE: Verizon Wireless Has the Most Devices to Make It Happen --- NEW ORLEANS and BASKING RIDGE, N.J., May 7, 2012
    Posted at 6:30 AM
    These days, hardly anyone leaves home without a wireless device and most business gets done using wireless. With 23 4G LTE devices currently available, Verizon Wireless customers can choose from the largest selection of devices, including smartphones, tablets, mobile hotspots and more - each ready to fit the user's lifestyle, fulfilling their wireless needs. Smartphones To keep their lives organized and entertaining, customers turn to 4G LTE smartphones. Whether accessing work email or visiting their favorite sports websites ... read more