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Friday, January 30, 2015

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    RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC--(Marketwired - January 30, 2015) - A recent study found that 72% of pharmaceutical companies managed markets teams begin supporting new products during Phase 3 development, according to pharmaceutical intelligence firm Cutting Edge Information. Another 14% of these teams begin as early as Phase 1. The report, "Managed Markets Account Managers: Fortify Payer Relationships to Secure Product Profitability," found that although products may not be assigned to account managers at Phase 3, many ... read more
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    Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASYS), a global supplier of production and automation systems and related supplies for the manufacture of solar cells, semiconductors, and sapphire and silicon wafers, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss the Company's financial results for the first quarter ended December 31, 2014 on Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 5:00 pm ET. Executive Chairman J.S. Whang; President and CEO, Fokko Pentinga; and Executive Vice President & CFO, Brad Anderson will discuss financial results ... read more
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    Rock Creek Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: RCPI), a drug development company focused on chronic inflammatory disorders, announced today that the United Kingdom's Medicines Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has approved a clinical trial application (CTA) to commence a Phase I study of the Company's lead compound, Anatabine Citrate. The Company's lead compound has an anti-inflammatory mode of action distinct from other anti-inflammatory drugs available such as biologics, steroids and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. The Company's Phase I trial is comprised of a three-part ... read more
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    Two new intraocular lenses (IOLs) that restore vision to people with cataracts are now available in the United States. The new TECNIS(®) Multifocal IOLs, developed by Abbott (NYSE: ABT), provide people with cataracts options to have a full range of near, intermediate and distance vision, while customizing their treatment based on their personal vision needs and lifestyle. Cataract surgery is one of the most common and safest procedures in the United States, with more than three million surgeries done each year. ... read more
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    International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) today announced that all three independent proxy advisory firms - Institutional Shareholder Services Inc. (ISS), Glass Lewis and Egan-Jones - have recommended that IGT shareholders vote "FOR" the agreement and plan of merger with GTECH S.p.A at IGT's Special Shareholder Meeting scheduled for February 10, 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131003/LA91408LOGO ISS stated in its January 28, 2015 report: "Support for the transaction is warranted given the meaningful premium, strategic rationale and positive market reaction*." In its January 27, 2015 report, Glass ... read more
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    Today newrow_ (formerly Watchitoo) launched its newrow_ for training live video Application Program Interfaces (APIs), which allow organizations to connect with employees, partners or customers face-to-face on mobile devices, intranets or custom business applications through their existing training management systems. In addition, integration with newrow_ for training allows workforce education leaders to use built-in analytics tools that help measure education program effectiveness. This ensures employees receive the proper high quality corporate education they need no matter where they are in ... read more
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    LoLo Digital, the fastest growing digital music distribution company, has seen a significant growth since its debut launch in the U.S. one month ago. LoLo Digital's service is both competitive and comprehensive to the average user without the additional vanity services other competitors have to drain the pockets of musicians. "LoLo Digital is redefining the way musicians sell their music by offering the cheapest rates in the industry while avoiding yearly subscriptions and other clandestine ways of taking additional money ... read more
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    IRVINE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/30/15 -- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that it will release financial results for the fourth quarter ended January 3, 2015, after the market closes on Tuesday, February 17, 2015. The conference call to review the results will begin at 1:30 p.m. PT (4:30 p.m. ET) and will be hosted by Joe Kiani, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and Mark P. de Raad, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. A live webcast of the ... read more
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    SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/30/15 -- Micrel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MCRL), an industry leader in high performance linear and power solutions, LAN and timing and communications solutions has announced that it will be presenting at the Stifel 2015 Technology, Internet, and Media Conference. The event will be held at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco on Tuesday, February 10, 2015. Micrel is scheduled to present that day at 3:35 pm Pacific Standard Time. Ray Zinn, President ... read more
  • IBM Cloud to Boost eBay Enterprise Commerce Ecosystem --- ARMONK, N.Y. and KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Jan. 30, 2015
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    eBayEnterprise, an eBay Inc. company, and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that eBay Enterprise has selected IBM as a leading enterprise hybrid cloud platform to enhance its Magento Hosting Partner ecosystem to further expand its global scope and reach. This agreement is designed to introduce Magento's ecommerce clients in every industry to IBM's enterprise-proven cloud platform while also expanding global infrastructure options for Magento's retailers and brands. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090416/IBMLOGO Magento, which serves more than 240,000 retailers worldwide, was recognized as the leading ... read more
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    Cable Scope (www.cablescopeinc.com) announced today it has launched a new company, Centriply (www.centriply.com), which will deliver targeted TV solutions for advertisers looking to maximize the value of their TV/video investments. The Centriply platform is available as a managed/white label service that agencies and other users can brand as an enhancement to their existing media services. The platform focuses on media analytics and insights, allowing the agency to free up resources to manage the overall strategy and client relationship. Centriply's emergence as ... read more
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    Allegro Development Corporation, a leading provider of commodity risk management software, announced today its fiscal results for 2014, reporting a 23 percent revenue and more than 30 percent EBITDA year-over-year increase compared to 2013. The growth was fueled by ... read more
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    Rubicon Project (NYSE: RUBI), the technology leader engineering the global infrastructure for the future of advertising with the industry’s largest independent real-time trading platform for the buying and selling of advertising, announced today three independent initiatives recognizing the company for ... read more
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    Conversocial, a leading provider of cloud-based social customer service solutions, received a 2015 Future50 award, presented by SmartCEO magazine. The awards program honors 50 mid-sized, fast-growth New York City companies that Smart CEO identifies as being on the fast-track to success, relying primarily on a three-year ... read more
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    Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (IDT®) (NASDAQ:IDTI) today announced that Ken Kannappan, president, CEO and board member at Plantronics, has been appointed to the company's Board of Directors, effective Jan. 27, 2015. Additionally, Kannappan has been named to the Compensation Committee and will serve as chairman of ... read more
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    T-Mobile US, Inc. (NYSE: TMUS): What: T-Mobile Chief Marketing Officer, Mike Sievert, debuted the first original ad produced exclusively for the Live Stream of The Game on T-Mobile’s blog today. Featuring renowned actor, comedian and sports anchor, Rob ... read more
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    Intrado, a leading provider of 9-1-1 technology solutions and a subsidiary of West Corporation, announced its support for new rules adopted by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to improve location information provided to public safety when a 9-1-1 call is made from a wireless phone. ... read more
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    FreeCRM.com today expanded its cloud CRM software by making it available for up to 100 users as it celebrates ten years of the product. Since 2003, FreeCRM.com has become the #1 most used CRM in the world with over 450,000 customers worldwide. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150128/172078LOGO Over the past 10 years, CRM software in the cloud has become the mission critical, go-to requirement of businesses of all sizes, and FreeCRM.com has delivered." said Jason Richardson, director of sales at FreeCRM.com. ... read more
  • The Not Com Revolution Website Launched --- SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 30, 2015
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    An educational website, http://TheNotcomRevolution.Guide, has been launched by New Dot Media, LLC to help internet users better understand and navigate the new "Not Com" Internet. The website provides insight and tips for consumers, businesses, parents, and professionals regarding the epic expansion of web domains. The homepage of the website features a new video that Google, in collaboration with Donuts Inc., have produced in preparation for what is expected to be a large scale marketing campaign to raise public awareness about new ... read more
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    Optical Alternatives is Fairfield County's reader poll "Best Place for Eyeglasses" from 2010-2014. Fairfield County's favorite glasses store has expanded its selection into a celebration of eyewear fashion from nearly two dozen nations worldwide. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150129/172380LOGO Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150129/172381 Optical Alternatives, located on Black Rock Turnpike, opened five years ago displaying 500 frames manufactured in five countries. Today its inventory of more than 2,000 frames comes from 23 countries including the U.S.A., comprised of over 100 high quality brands. "We ... read more