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Wednesday, February 10, 2016

  • Posted at 3:35 PM
    Eisai Inc. announced today that results from its pivotal Phase 3 study (Study 309) investigating the use of Halaven(® )(eribulin mesylate) Injection (0.5 mg per mL) in certain types of soft tissue sarcoma were published online by The Lancet. The study evaluated overall survival, the primary endpoint, in previously treated patients with advanced liposarcoma or leiomyosarcoma treated with Halaven compared with those treated with dacarbazine. Based on the significant improvement in overall survival observed in the pre-planned exploratory sub-group analysis ... read more
  • Posted at 3:17 PM
    FAIRFAX, VA--(Marketwired - February 10, 2016) - The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) commends the proposed investment in cancer-related research announced in the Fiscal Year 2017 Budget released yesterday by the White House. ASTRO, whose members include nearly all practicing radiation oncologists in the United States, further encourages policymakers to increase levels of sustained financial support for research on cancer treatment, detection and prevention as the Cancer Moonshot ... read more
  • Posted at 3:02 PM
    The National Hispanic Medical Association (NHMA) will hold a national summit on Hepatitis C at the Rayburn House Office Building, Room B354 on February 11, 2016 from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm for our public and private partners. The summit is to increase awareness on the importance of Hepatitis C, and how to better inform the Hispanic communities. Hepatitis C is projected to be an epidemic that will impact a greater number of people than HIV, and will be seen in ... read more
  • Powervision Robot Unveils Its First Consumer Drone --- SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 10, 2016
    Posted at 2:44 PM
    Powervision Robot Inc., a leader in robotics and big data best known for its industrial drones, announced their first consumer drone, the "PowerEgg," today. The PowerEgg features an innovative egg shape which, in addition to being aesthetically different than the many X-shape four-axis drones currently on the market, makes it foldable and easy to transport. The lightweight PowerEgg can be easily folded and carried in a backpack and will be available in early Q2 of 2016. Photo - According to Powervision ... read more
  • Posted at 2:41 PM
    Enradius, a Baltimore-based digital marketing company that brings the power of geo-targeted advertising and digital marketing to businesses, announced the launch of Enradius Health, a division specializing in geo-targeted advertising for the Healthcare industry. Through targeting and retargeting technologies along with demographic data-layering, Enradius Health is driving impact for population health objectives and other healthcare communication initiatives. Enradius Health is led by Cindy Carson, a publishing and media veteran with a background in patient education, health marketing, communications, literacy and technology. ... read more
  • Posted at 2:38 PM
    Rubicon Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq:RBCN), a leading provider of sapphire substrates and products to the LED, semiconductor, and optical industries, will report financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2015 on Wednesday, February 24, 2016, after the market closes. ... read more
  • Posted at 2:19 PM
    NAPLES, FL--(Marketwired - February 10, 2016) - FTE Networks, Inc. (OTC PINK: FTNW) ("FTE" or the "Company"), a leading networking infrastructure service solutions provider in the technology and telecommunications vertical, is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Ferguson to the Company's Board of Directors and as Chairman of the Compensation Committee. Chris Ferguson (47) currently serves as the Managing Director of Tern Capital Partners, LLC, a private equity ... read more
  • Posted at 2:15 PM
    Taro Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE:TARO) (“Taro” or the “Company”) today provided unaudited financial results for the three and nine months ended December 31, 2015. Quarter ended December 31, 2015 Highlights - compared to December 31, 2014 ... read more
  • Posted at 2:09 PM
    The first study to look at dementia risk in a population representing the diversity of the United States finds dementia incidence to be highest in African Americans and lowest in Asian Americans. The rate of occurrence of dementia in African Americans was found to be 65 percent higher than Asian Americans. The results are published online today by Alzheimer's & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer's Association. The study population included more than 274,000 members of Kaiser Permanente - a ... read more
  • Posted at 2:05 PM
    A webcast of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) President and Chief Executive Officer Gregory Hayes speaking at the Barclays Industrial Select Conference is scheduled for 11:35 a.m. ET on Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016. The presentation will be broadcast live on the Internet at and will be archived on the website afterward. United Technologies Corp., based in Farmington, Connecticut, provides high-technology systems and services to the building and aerospace industries. UTC-IR Contact: ... read more
  • Posted at 2:00 PM
    Terra Verde, a leading provider of cyber security and risk management solutions and its partner Tenable will be delivering a series of Executive Roundtables on how to communicate about cybersecurity and compliance topics in the boardroom and to executives. "Security and compliance are complex topics to understand. It is easy for subject matter experts to communicate about these topics in a highly technical manner using technical or regulatory acronyms and jargon that can create confusion," said Edward Vasko, CEO of ... read more
  • Posted at 1:55 PM
    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is wrong to say the artificial intelligence guiding an autonomous robot car counts as the driver, Consumer Watchdog said today, adding that Google's own test data demonstrates the need for a human driver who can take control when necessary. "Google says its robot technology failed and handed over control to a human test driver 272 times and the driver was scared enough to take control 69 times," said John M. Simpson, Consumer Watchdog's Privacy Project ... read more
  • Posted at 1:38 PM
    FALLS CHURCH, Va., Feb. 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- -- GAAP revenues, operating income, and diluted earnings per share (EPS) increased with one month of combined operations of CSRA Inc. and SRA International, Inc. -- Pro forma revenues decreased 5% compared to the third quarter of 2015 -- Pro forma adjusted EBITDA of $224M represented ... read more
  • Posted at 1:37 PM
    QStride, a leading technology solutions provider specializing in business intelligence, analytics and information technology (IT) consulting services, today announced to hire 10 additional Business Intelligence professionals for their MicroStrategy Development Center, based at One Woodward Avenue in downtown Detroit. Photo - Logo - As MicroStrategy Incorporated, a leading worldwide provider of enterprise software platforms, began its 19(th) annual user conference this week from the Miami Beach Convention Center, QStride CEO Shane Gianino announced the launch of their MicroStrategy ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    Vicon Industries, Inc. (NYSE MKT:VII), a global producer of end-to-end security solutions, today announced its financial results for the first quarter ended December 31, 2015. Eric Fullerton, Vicon’s CEO said, “The Company’s financial results for the quarter showed a ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    Innovative Solutions & Support, Inc. (“IS&S” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: ISSC) today announced its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2016 ended December 31, 2015. For the first quarter of fiscal 2016, the Company reported sales of $6.6 ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    Watts Water Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: WTS) today announced the election of Joseph W. Reitmeier as a member of the Board of Directors. Mr. Reitmeier was also appointed by the Board to serve as a member of each of the Audit Committee and the Nominating and Corporate Governance ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    Q2 Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:QTWO), a leading provider of secure virtual banking solutions to regional and community financial institutions, today announced results for its fourth quarter and full year ending Dec. 31, 2015. Fourth ... read more
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    LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPSN), a leading provider of digital engagement solutions, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2015. Revenue Total revenue was $59.2 million for the fourth quarter of 2015, an increase of 2% (5% in constant currency) as compared to the same period last year. Within total revenue, business operations (B2B) revenue for the fourth quarter of 2015 was $55.2 million, an increase of 2% (6% constant currency). Revenue from consumer operations was $4.0 ... read more