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Tuesday, September 16, 2014

  • Posted at 9:34 AM
    Pasadena Invisalign provider, Dr. Marine Martirosyan, now offers Invisalign Teen, an orthodontic treatment that is designed just for teens. According to research, healthy dental habits start early, but orthodontic problems can interfere with dental hygiene and cause abnormal stress on both teeth and jaw joints. Treating orthodontic problems in teens can help prevent many common dental problems and help protect their teeth for healthier smiles throughout their lives. According to Dr. Martirosyan's team, "If you care for your teeth and ... read more
  • Posted at 9:32 AM
    Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) reported today that partner AstraZeneca today announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved MOVANTIK((TM)) (naloxegol) tablets as the first once-daily oral peripherally-acting mu-opioid receptor antagonist (PAMORA) medication for the treatment of opioid-induced constipation (OIC), in adult patients with chronic, non-cancer pain. Opioids play an important role in chronic pain relief and millions of patients are treated with them in the United States each year. They work by binding to mu-receptors in the central nervous ... read more
  • IBM Introduces Powerful Analytics for Everyone --- ARMONK, N.Y., Sept. 16, 2014
    Posted at 9:31 AM
    Making its biggest announcement in a decade as leader in analytics, IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced Watson Analytics, a breakthrough natural language-based cognitive service that can provide instant access to powerful predictive and visual analytic tools for businesses. According to analysts, only a small fraction of business people use powerful analytics tools as part of their decision making today[1]. Watson Analytics is designed to make advanced and predictive analytics easy to acquire and use. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140916/146414 The first release of Watson Analytics will ... read more
  • Posted at 9:30 AM
    Earnest, a new kind of financial services company aimed at increasing people’s access to credit through data science, today introduced the first merit-based interest rates for personal loans, with APRs based on a person’s entire personal financial profile, not just their FICO score. ... read more
  • Posted at 9:30 AM
    Communications technology integration expert NACR is pleased to announce Wellness Week, a series of free activities to be held October 6-10, 2014, and designed to help customers and prospects learn how they can improve and maintain the health of their businesses. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20070809/AQTH118LOGO "NACR is dedicated to helping businesses integrate the right communications solution -- one that will support their goals today and long into the future," said John F. Lyons, President and CEO of NACR. "Throughout Wellness Week, we will highlight some ... read more
  • Show Us Your Taters! --- DENVER, Sept. 16, 2014
    Posted at 9:30 AM
    A #TopTater worthy dish is not your average baked potato or ho-hum casserole. It's delicious. It's memorable. It's different. It's a potato dish that makes you go "yum!" And ultimately, it's a potato-centric moment that could earn you the chance to win the $100 prize that the United States Potato Board (USPB) is giving away every week. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140912/145689 "Consumers and chefs are cooking with potatoes like never before. It's so exciting to see dishes like Potato Nachos, Breakfast Skins and Tater Tot ... read more
  • Posted at 9:28 AM
    Inc. magazine today ranked Solid Interactive NO. 1801 on its 33rd annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy--America's independent entrepreneurs. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino's Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained early exposure as members of the Inc. 500|5000. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140916/146368 "2013 was an exciting year for SOLID. We are ... read more
  • Posted at 9:23 AM
    According to the Alzheimer's Association, by the time 1 in 3 seniors pass away, they will have been afflicted with Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia. Dementia, a term used to describe a number of cognitive diseases which impair mental functions, can be debilitating for sufferers and heartbreaking for their loved ones. On Tuesday, October 21, ComForcare Senior Services will help families caring for someone with dementia by hosting an informative workshop at the Cherry Hill, NJ Public Library. ... read more
  • Posted at 9:23 AM
    Daily News' Innovation Lab, with a mission to transform media together, announced the launch of its Conversations event series, focusing on key trends and innovations in publishing and new media. The kick-off event, "The New News Organization," exploring the wave of new digital outlets shaping media today, will take place Wednesday, October 15 at the Microsoft Technology Center in New York. "Media change is no longer occurring by the year but by the minute," said Daily News CEO Bill Holiber. ... read more
  • Posted at 9:22 AM
    Pacific DataVision Inc. (PDV), a leading provider of mobile workforce management solutions, announced that it has received FCC approval and has acquired all of Sprint Corporation’s (NYSE: S) 900 MHz spectrum licenses (approximately 6 MHz nationwide). PDV now becomes the only nationwide licensee of spectrum focused ... read more
  • Posted at 9:22 AM
    Aphios Corporation today announced that it was awarded Phase I of a Fast Track SBIR grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), NIH to develop a process for manufacturing cGMP cannabidiol (CBD) using its green drug manufacturing technology. ... read more
  • Posted at 9:18 AM
    Regal Beloit Corporation (NYSE:RBC) today announced a change in the presentation schedule at the Morgan Stanley Second Annual Laguna Conference on September 16, 2014. Regal Beloit Corporation will now be presenting at 1:35pm PDT (4:35pm EDT). The presentation will be webcast and can be accessed at: http://cc.talkpoint.com/morg007/091514a_jw/?entity=12_G05PMBU. An archive of the audio webcast will be available for 90 days following the presentation at the link referenced above or on the Company's investor relations home page at: http://www.regalbeloit.com/rbceventspresentations.htm. Regal Beloit Corporation is a ... read more
  • Posted at 9:16 AM
    Mouser Electronics, Inc., a leading engineering resource and global distributor of semiconductors and electronic components, is gearing up to support the 2014 Rebellion Racing Team at the Circuit of the Americas Lone Star Le Mans race set for September 18-20 ... read more
  • Posted at 9:15 AM
    Telephonics Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Griffon Corporation (NYSE:GFF), announced today that it has been awarded a contract by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for the Common Terminal Digitizer (CTD) system, supporting the FAA’s initiative to upgrade Airport Surveillance Radar-8 (ASR-8) throughout the U.S. The ... read more
  • Posted at 9:12 AM
    Encouraging U.S. consumers to "Rethink Everything," global innovator LG Electronics will tap into the passion and enthusiasm of the maker movement this weekend at World Maker Faire New York 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110203/CG42292LOGO-d As a top-level sponsor of the family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourceful-ness, Sept. 20-21 at the New York Hall of Science in Flushing Meadows, Queens, LG will host its interactive Rethink Everything exhibit - a celebration of open innovation and environmental sustainability, complete with activities designed for makers of all ... read more
  • Posted at 9:10 AM
    From more than 1,100 submissions, 326 speakers have been selected to present more than 200 sessions at the 10th OpenStack Summit, which will be held November 3-7, 2014, at the Palais de Congrès and the Le Meridien in Paris. ... read more
  • Posted at 9:05 AM
    eGate Solutions, a leading provider of service planning and fulfillment solutions for the travel industry, and Stratix, the industry's leading enterprise managed mobile services (MMS) provider, today announced a strategic partnership to deliver a managed onboard services solution for airlines. The joint solution will enable airlines to benefit from eGate's next generation of onboard services technology and Stratix's fully supported and managed mobile services. "Web-enabled services have led to a fundamental shift in consumer expectations including the demand to curate their ... read more
  • Posted at 9:05 AM
    Corporate United, the nation's largest horizontal indirect group purchasing organization, today announced the launch of a new flexible, competitive car rental program for members through Enterprise Holdings, which owns and operates the National Car Rental and Enterprise Rent-A-Car brands. The nine-month sourcing initiative was focused on a single source supplier for both domestic and international car rental that could: -- Secure pricing to reduce the overall cost of rental programs; and -- Have ... read more
  • Posted at 9:05 AM
    PKWARE, the leader in enterprise data security, has launched PKWARE Data Security Platform(TM), a new breakthrough in data protection that ties security into every layer of the enterprise infrastructure. Using advanced application programming interfaces (APIs), this technology is designed to protect critical information without interrupting how business leaders share, store and send it. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140916/146440 PKWARE Data Security Platform is an open architecture security platform that helps organizations reduce the risks and impact of a breach, meet corporate compliance goals and minimize complexity. ... read more
  • Posted at 9:05 AM
    Cox Communications is offering $50,000 in Innovation in Education grants to Orange County public, charter and private schools in the Cox service area to help fund innovative programs for students in grades K-12. ... read more