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Friday, October 31, 2014

  • Posted at 5:44 PM
    Ebola remains a growing concern in the United States, and as a result, hospitals are in need of humanitarian nurses who want to join the fight at home. Fastaff, the leader in Rapid Response nurse staffing, has been chosen by a designated Ebola hospital to assemble a team of travel nurses who will be trained in Ebola preparedness, and remain on standby should more patients be admitted. "Fastaff pioneered the practice of Rapid Response nurse staffing, so it was natural ... read more
  • Posted at 3:56 PM
    The following is a statement from NASA Administrator Charles Bolden: "On behalf of the entire NASA family, I offer our deepest condolences to the family and loved ones of the pilot lost in today's accident involving Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo, and we are praying for a speedy recovery of the other pilot. "While not a NASA mission, the pain of this tragedy will be felt by all the men and women who have devoted their lives to exploration. Space flight is incredibly ... read more
  • Posted at 3:44 PM
    A member of Binary Group's Board of Advisors, Lieutenant General Arthur J. Gregg, (retired), received the General Creighton W. Abrams Medal, awarded for his outstanding contributions to the advancement of the US Army. The award was presented to LTG Gregg at the opening session of the Association of the United States Army's (AUSA) Annual Meeting and Exposition, October 13, 2014. The General Creighton W. Abrams Medal is awarded to an individual or organization contributing most significantly to the advancement of the ... read more
  • Posted at 3:43 PM
    Brother Mobile Solutions, Inc. (BMS) a wholly-owned subsidiary of Brother International Corporation and premier provider of mobile thermal printing products, announces it has partnered with HighJump Software, the global provider of supply chain management software. Having completed the QA phase, HighJump and Brother will provide an ... read more
  • Posted at 3:30 PM
    The last decade has seen an explosion in the availability of data that can deliver valuable insights for the pharmaceutical sector -- from Electronic Medical Records and clinical trial data to medical claims and patient behavior information. Pharma recognizes the huge potential that Big Data holds for providing critical insights into clinical programs as well as commercial activities, and many organizations are taking steps to develop Big Data capabilities. To inform these efforts and to probe current trends and best practices in ... read more
  • Posted at 3:30 PM
    In today's marketplace, launching multiple products for a common therapeutic area is costly and challenging - as is managing a portfolio of products in the same therapeutic area. While many leaders would consider having a rich pipeline to be a "good problem," many realize that it can be costly to launch new products, especially when it comes to hiring and training a new sales force to promote the products. According to recent research, companies can most effectively cover promotional demand for ... read more
  • Posted at 3:15 PM
    Ticket Down is a reputable source for authentic One Direction tickets at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. Diehard 1D fans can add promo/coupon code ONE-DIRECTION-2015 for added savings. Photo - For some artists, touring is an unloved part of the business. For other artists like the men in One Direction, touring is something they love to do and look forward to doing. Just several weeks ago, the group finished their worldwide 2014 tour and recently announced plans ... read more
  • Cnova N.V. Launches Initial Public Offering --- AMSTERDAM, Oct. 31, 2014
    Posted at 3:05 PM
    Cnova N.V. ("Cnova"), one of the largest global eCommerce companies, announced today the launch of its initial public offering of 26,800,000 ordinary shares. The initial public offering price is expected to be between $12.50 and $14.00 per share, which would result in a total offering size between $335,000,000 and $375,200,000. All of the shares are being offered by Cnova. In addition, Cnova has granted the underwriters an option to purchase up to 4,020,000 additional ordinary shares to cover over-allotments, if ... read more
  • Posted at 2:56 PM
    Binary Group was recently awarded several Army contracts to help resource managers and financial management leaders optimize resources, improve financial performance, and increase staff proficiency and productivity. Contracts included supporting the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Financial Management & Comptroller, Fort Belvoir Garrison, Fort Myer Garrison, Fort Knox Network Enterprise Center, Army National Guard GA, and Fort Bliss Financial Management Sustainment Unit. Incorporating our Outcome Driven Enterprise Approach(TM) within every engagement, a 'quick strike' capability, Binary generates results ... read more
  • Posted at 2:50 PM
    Ticket Down is a reputable source for authentic One Direction tickets at Ohio Stadium in Columbus. Diehard 1D fans can add promo/coupon code ONE-DIRECTION-2015 for added savings. Photo - On their highly acclaimed 2014 worldwide tour, "Where We Are," One Direction didn't make a stop in Ohio for a show. Just weeks after that tour concluded, the group announced plans to travel around the world again. This time around, they will be traveling to Ohio for two ... read more
  • Posted at 2:29 PM
    Ignyta, Inc. (Nasdaq: RXDX), an precision oncology biotechnology company, announced today that it will release its third quarter 2014 financial results after the market closes on Friday, November 7, 2014. Ignyta management will host a conference call that same afternoon at 4:30 p.m. ET (1:30 p.m. PT) ... read more
  • Posted at 2:24 PM
    XChange Events announced today the highlights of its upcoming Healthcare IT Summit, a unique annual forum where IT executives from both healthcare payer and provider organizations gather to discuss the industry's most pressing business and technology issues. These IT decision makers will compare the latest performance-boosting IT tools and technologies that will be showcased by leading vendors. Throughout the conference, the event's strategic analyst partner and noted research firm IDC Health Insights will help CIOs analyze key market trends ... read more
  • Posted at 2:01 PM
    Ticket Down is a reputable source for authentic One Direction tickets at FirstEnergy Stadium in Cleveland, OH. Diehard 1D fans can add promo/coupon code ONE-DIRECTION-2015 for added savings. Photo - Earlier this month, One Direction concluded their 2014 world tour, "Where We Are." Weeks later, the British-Irish group that made a name for themselves in 2010 on the reality singing competition, The X Factor, already announced their plans to hit the road again in 2015 with the name ... read more
  • Posted at 2:00 PM
    Kimball International, Inc. (NASDAQ: KBAL), an Indiana-headquartered manufacturer of commercial furnishings, today announced that it has completed the spin-off of the Company’s Electronic Manufacturing Services (“EMS”) business, newly named Kimball Electronics, Inc. (“KEI”) “Today’s announcement marks a significant achievement ... read more
  • Posted at 1:50 PM
    Compuware Corporation (“Compuware”) (Nasdaq: CPWR), the technology performance company, today announced that it has completed its previously announced distribution of all of its 31,384,920 shares of Covisint Corporation (“Covisint”) (Nasdaq: COVS) common stock as a pro rata dividend on shares of Compuware common stock, and on ... read more
  • Posted at 1:47 PM
    Ticket Down is a reputable source for authentic One Direction tickets at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, MN. Diehard 1D fans can add promo/coupon code ONE-DIRECTION-2015 for added savings. Logo - Just two months removed from their 2014 world tour dubbed "Where We Are," British pop group One Direction has announced plans to hit the road again in 2015. In fact, their 2015 world tour will be called the "On The Road Again" tour and will kick off in ... read more
  • Posted at 1:34 PM
    While online voting is a long way from becoming a reality, election officials have turned to mail-ballots in a big way. The challenge for election officials has always been to get the public to trust that their mail-ballot stays private and gets counted -- a proven technology called ... read more
  • Posted at 1:33 PM (, the Internet's largest resource for identifying and finding the value of subscribers' art, antiques and collectibles, has announced that the company's line of credit has been extended by an additional $100,000 to $150,000. Photo - WorthPoint was again listed as an 5,000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America for the third straight year in 2013) and will be employing some of that credit to expand its core product, the Wothopeida(TM), which consists of more than 220 million pieces ... read more
  • Posted at 1:31 PM
    STUART, FL--(Marketwired - October 31, 2014) - Liberator Medical Holdings, Inc. (NYSE MKT: LBMH) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed two new members, Ruben Jose King-Shaw, Jr., and Philip M. Sprinkle. The appointments increase the number of Liberator's directors from three to five."Phil and Ruben bring tremendous healthcare experience and leadership to our Board of Directors," said Mark Libratore, the Company's President and Chief Executive Officer, and Chairman of the Board. "I am ... read more
  • Posted at 1:31 PM
    The following statement is attributable to Gary Shapiro, president and CEO at the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®, regarding this week’s ruling by Nevada’s Clark County District Court to end the state’s temporary restraining order on the ridesharing service Uber. CEA is the producer of the International ... read more