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Thursday, July 28, 2011

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    Flextronics (NASDAQ: FLEX) and Sonus Networks (NASDAQ: SONS), a leader in IP networking and session border control infrastructure, today announced that Flextronics will provide manufacturing including PCBA and systems integration, order fulfillment, and reverse logistics services to support the production of all Sonus Networks' products including media gateways, and the GSX Gateways and NBS session border controller product lines. Sonus selected Flextronics, a global leading electronics manufacturing services provider (EMS) and trusted partner, as its end-to-end manufacturing partner for production, ... read more
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    Verizon Wireless, provider of the nation's largest and most reliable 3G network and the fastest, most advanced 4G LTE network in the world, has been ranked highest in customer care among the major national wireless phone service providers in J.D. Power and Associates' 2011 Wireless Customer Care Performance Study(SM) -- Volume 2, released today. Verizon Wireless received a score of 770, which led the segment and was above the industry average. The study was based on feedback gathered from ... read more
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    NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP software suites, today announced that Magellan GPS, a leading portable navigation consumer electronics company, has adopted NetSuite to overhaul its Ecommerce operations. Keeping its business on course, Magellan GPS has eliminated its home-grown legacy Ecommerce system for NetSuite's cloud-based solution to run Ecommerce, marketing, merchandising and customer service. In addition, NetSuite's powerful SuiteCloud development platform enabled rapid deployment and integration with its existing corporate ERP instance, Oracle ... read more
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    Light Reading (lightreading.com) released the results of its first global survey gauging social media's influence in the next-gen communications marketplace. The results of the survey contained responses from 750 telecom professionals, including more than 200 service providers. A free report detailing the survey results is available at: http://www.lightreading.com/document.asp?doc_id=209863& Light Reading's survey found that LinkedIn is considered the most productive network for communications professionals, though most admit they check Facebook more often during the day. And, while companies want to find out what ... read more
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    Edison Research today released audience analysis that showcases ratings for Pandora internet radio (NYSE: P) in top local markets in the United States. The numbers were announced at a Pandora Radio Innovators Summit in Los Angeles where Pandora Founder and Chief Strategy Officer Tim Westergren spoke with media buyers. "Radio is radio," said Westergren, "Pandora is simply a smart buy for local advertisers as well as national ones. In fact, some advertising agencies are designating Pandora with the call letters ... read more
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    EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC) today announced that UNIVE -VGZ-IZA-Trias group (UVIT), an insurance company based in the Netherlands, is relying on EMC(®) Documentum(®) xCP, a composition platform for building dynamic business applications and an action engine for Big Data, to process millions of insurance claims. UVIT has more than 150 satellite offices and about 4.2 million customers throughout the Netherlands. UVIT chose EMC Documentum xCP for a case management application to automate its claims processing and automate an outdated, largely paper-based ... read more
  • Lending Club Selected as AlwaysOn Global 250 Winner --- SAN FRANCISCO, July 28, 2011
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    Lending Club, (http://www.lendingclub.com), the leading platform for investing in and obtaining personal loans, today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the AlwaysOn Global 250 winners. Inclusion in the AlwaysOn Global 250 signifies Lending Club's leadership amongst its peers and its game-changing approach and technology that are disrupting the online lending space. Lending Club was selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team, comprised of industry experts spanning the globe, based on a set of five criteria: innovation, ... read more
  • McClatchy Reports Second Quarter 2011 Earnings --- SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 28, 2011
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    The McClatchy Company (NYSE: MNI) today reported net income in the second quarter of 2011 of $4.9 million, or 6 cents per share. The company's earnings in the second quarter of 2010 were $7.3 million, or 9 cents per share. Revenues in the second quarter of 2011 were $314.3 million, down 8.1% from revenues of $342.0 million in the second quarter of 2010. Advertising revenues were $236.0 million, down 9.4% from 2010, and circulation revenues were $65.1 million, down 3.7%. Cash ... read more
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    TrueCar.com, the authority on new car pricing, trends and forecasting, today released its July 2011 sales and incentives forecast. The forecast shows the following: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110401/LA75616LOGO) -- For July 2011, new light vehicle sales in the U.S. (including fleet) is expected to be 1,041,435 units, down 0.8 percent from June 2010 and down 0.9 percent from June 2011 (on an unadjusted basis) ... read more
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    MELBOURNE, Fla. and ROCHESTER, N.Y., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights: -- Orders continue deployment of wideband networking capabilities. -- Radio systems deliver interoperable voice, high-bandwidth data and wideband networking to Marines on the move. -- Expands deployments of Falcon III family of next-generation wideband networking radios to all branches of the U.S. Department of ... read more
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    According to a newly published report by Dell'Oro Group, the trusted source for market information about the networking and telecommunications industries, the mobile infrastructure LTE equipment market is forecast to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 81% over the next 5 years, and reach $8 billion by 2015. Dell'Oro Group forecasts picocell revenues will reach 9% of total LTE eNode B revenues during the same period. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101012/SF80035LOGO) "Based on recent conversations with leading wireless operators, we have slightly ... read more
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    Investor Uprising Confidential, the premium investment research service of Investor Uprising, has published its "Best of Biotech: Innovation in Life Sciences" report today. The 16-page report covers the hottest trends in biotech investing, tells investors how to get involved, and gives an overview of more than 16 companies including a model portfolio of 10 top stock picks. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110728/NY41230LOGO ) Biotech stocks have been among the best performers of the last five years, according to Investor Uprising Confidential's research, and many of ... read more
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    BOSTON, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --Today, the Global Health Delivery Project and Harvard Business Publishing released 21 teaching case studies examining the principles of health care delivery in resource-poor settings. The multidisciplinary body of work spans 13 countries and addresses the complexity of delivering life-saving health care technologies and care. These 21 teaching case studies are available to global health educators, students and practitioners at no cost through Harvard Business Publishing. To access the case studies, visit: www.ghdonline.org/cases. Dr. Paul Farmer, ... read more
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    MinuteClinic and Henry Ford Health System are collaborating to improve access to health care in metropolitan Detroit. MinuteClinic, the retail health care division of CVS Caremark, has 10 walk-in clinics inside select CVS/pharmacy stores in Southeast Michigan, staffed by nurse practitioners and physician assistants who can treat common illnesses, as well as offer wellness and prevention services, seven days a week. The new affiliation will connect Henry Ford physicians, as on-call medical directors, to the 10 Southeast Michigan locations of ... read more
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    Adeona Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE Amex: AEN), announced today that it has acquired exclusive access to two sets of clinical data demonstrating, with statistical significance, the safety and efficacy of a particular oral zinc formulation in reducing the duration and severity of symptoms associated with the common cold. The common cold is one of the most widespread illnesses and is a leading cause of visits to the doctor and absenteeism from school and work. Based on the reduction of common cold ... read more
  • Cardium Reports on Transdel Transaction --- SAN DIEGO, July 28, 2011
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    Cardium Therapeutics (NYSE Amex: CXM) today provided an update regarding its plan to acquire substantially all of Transdel Pharmaceuticals' business assets in connection with a proposed asset purchase under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. As described on June 27, 2011, the completion of such an asset purchase is subject to a number of conditions, including approval of the bankruptcy court. In an effort to expedite the proposed transaction, Transdel and Cardium asked the bankruptcy court to approve ... read more
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    Data presented this week at the American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) meeting showed that many people have low vitamin D levels and that testing individuals at risk may be beneficial. According to published data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Survey, reported in the Archives of Internal Medicine, only 23 percent of Americans have vitamin D levels over 30 nanogram/millilitre (ng/mL), a level that many experts agree is needed for optimal health. Low vitamin D can cause skeletal ... read more
  • AT&T Celebrates New High Tech Store in Cranberry Township --- CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa., July 28, 2011
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    To address the growing demand for advanced wireless data products and services, AT&T* today announced the grand opening of a new high-tech wireless store on Route 19 in Cranberry Township. The new store gives customers more options than ever, and the store design makes visiting a convenient and enjoyable experience. "Our new store lets customers 'try before they buy' today's leading wireless devices," said Larry Evans, vice president and general manager, AT&T Ohio and western Pennsylvania. "No single cell ... read more
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    As part of its continuing network investment to support growing demand for advanced wireless devices and services, AT&T* today announced that it has expanded its mobile broadband coverage in one of America's oldest baseball stadiums by connecting to a new Distributed Antenna System (DAS) to serve customers throughout the Fenway area. A DAS, several strategically-placed antennas that distribute AT&T's wireless network coverage, has the ability to provide enhanced wireless coverage to customers in indoor or outdoor spaces where geographical limitations ... read more
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    Call of Duty®: Black Ops detonates its latest downloadable content pack on PlayStation®3 and Windows PC gamers with the release of Annihilation, the third DLC pack for the critically acclaimed and best-selling title. Fans have logged billions of hours in Call of Duty: Black Ops since its record-setting debut in 2010. Annihilation packs four of the most varied and intense Black Ops maps to date, along with a new Zombies experience filled with countless hours of new gameplay. The Annihilation content ... read more