Friday, July 25, 2014 Last update: 1:33 PM
FreshNews.com - All Company Technology News Since 1996

Friday, July 25, 2014

  • Posted at 12:58 PM
    Anritsu Company introduces the MT1000A Network Master Pro, an all-in-one optical field instrument that redefines transport testing by having the ability to conduct Optical Transport Network (OTN) mapping of all client signals as well as multi-stage mapping in a lightweight, small portable package that is easy to use. The MT1000A Network Master Pro is the first compact, all-in-one OTN tester that provides users with the capability to measure with Ethernet and SDH/SONET client signals, making it easier for technicians to ... read more
  • Posted at 12:33 PM
    Worldnow, the only separate or fully-integrated CMS, Video, and Mobile solution, announces that they are compliant with all aspects of the latest FCC ruling on July 11th. Furthermore, Worldnow is already able to meet the requirements scheduled to come into effect over the next few years, which extend IP closed captioning requirements to include any online video clip that was initially distributed via on-air television. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140725/130405 Worldnow has continually remained one-step ahead of competitors and the FCC when it comes to ... read more
  • Posted at 12:08 PM
    A study involving nearly 27,000 older adults on five continents found that nearly 1 in 10 met criteria for pre-dementia based on a simple test that measures how fast people walk and whether they have cognitive complaints. People who tested positive for pre-dementia were twice as likely as others to develop dementia within 12 years. The study, led by scientists at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University and Montefiore Medical Center, was published online on July 16, 2014 ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    Remy International, Inc. (NASDAQ: REMY) announced today that the Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of ten cents ($0.10) per share. The dividend will be payable on August 29, 2014 to Stockholders of Record as of the close of business August 15, 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140718/128559 About Remy International, Inc.Founded by the Remy Brothers in 1896, Remy International, Inc. is a leading global manufacturer and remanufacturer of alternators, starter motors and electric traction motors. Headquartered in Pendleton, IN, with ... read more
  • Posted at 11:52 AM
    NASA is taking steps to protect its Mars orbiters, while preserving opportunities to gather valuable scientific data, as Comet C/2013 A1 Siding Spring heads toward a close flyby of Mars on Oct. 19. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO The comet's nucleus will miss Mars by about 82,000 miles (132,000 kilometers), shedding material hurtling at about 35 miles (56 kilometers) per second, relative to Mars and Mars-orbiting spacecraft. At that velocity, even the smallest particle -- estimated to be about one-fiftieth of an inch (half a millimeter) ... read more
  • Posted at 11:30 AM
    PowerOne recently improved user experience and quoting capabilities with an extensive overhaul of its website, Power1co.com. The new site features an incredibly sleek and easy to use interface, which will enable consumers to save time and money with PowerOne. Continued development of PowerOne's online platform will allow consumers to compare prices, switch providers, and choose the contract that best suits their personal lifestyle or business needs, all with the click of a mouse. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140305/CG76982LOGO "Finding better ways to connect with ... read more
  • Posted at 11:29 AM
    MILPITAS, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/25/14 -- Pericom Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: PSEM), a worldwide supplier of high performance connectivity and timing solutions, will announce its fiscal fourth quarter and annual 2014 results after market close on Wednesday, August 6, 2014. The press release will be followed by a conference call beginning at 1:30 PM Pacific time. To listen to the call, dial (877) 377-7103 (domestic) or (408) 940-3826 (international) and reference "Pericom." The Pericom financial results conference call will be available ... read more
  • Posted at 10:30 AM
    MEGA’s next series of 20-minute mini-webinars for busy professionals will provide proven tips and techniques for successful process management and IT strategy delivery. This quarter’s MEGA Byte webinars are for business process professionals, ... read more
  • Private Jet CEO Makes Timely Market Prediction --- BOCA RATON, Fla., July 25, 2014
    Posted at 10:10 AM
    In July of 2013, Airstream Jets' CEO Peter Maestrales published a lengthy market forecast on his company's blog titled "Huge Turnaround Brewing in Pre-Owned Business Jet Market". The detailed report outlined the various factors that helped to create a bubble in the business jet sales market, why the market continued to suffer through the recovery, and why conditions were ripe for a sharp reversal. At the time Mr. Maestrales' analysis could easily be classified as contrarian. After all, the general ... read more
  • Posted at 10:10 AM
    Protect Your Bubble, a specialty protection brand, today announced that the company has partnered with SnapOne Inc., a leading cloud-service applications developer, to add Snap Secure® to Protect Your Bubble USA's identity theft protection plan. Snap Secure® offers comprehensive protection for people, devices and data, and Protect Your Bubble's partnership with SnapOne means customers who purchase an identity theft plan automatically receive a free download for Snap Secure®, an award-winning, family-friendly cloud backup and 360 Anti-Virus protection solution effective for ... read more
  • Posted at 10:06 AM
    NanoTech Entertainment (OTCPINK: NTEK), a pioneer in bringing the 4K Ultra HD experience to consumers, announced today that it has entered into a distribution agreement to add 45 concerts, music and sports videos as well as horror films to be ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    Marker Test Diagnostics, an international supplier to the drug testing industry, announced today that representatives from the company will attend the 2014 American Association for Clinical Chemistry (AACC) Annual Meeting July 27 – 31 at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. The company will attend the conference ... read more
  • Posted at 9:50 AM
    CODY Systems (www.codysystems.com), a nationwide leader in public-safety software and information-sharing solutions, is top Diamond Sponsor of the 50th Annual FBI National Academy Associates National Conference in Philadelphia, PA July 26-29. The FBI ... read more
  • Posted at 9:36 AM
    John Galt Solutions announced today that Carlisle Brake & Friction, a leading provider of high-performance brake, clutch & transmission applications, has chosen the Atlas Planning Suite from John Galt to drive their demand planning process. Carlisle sought a tool that would enable a sophisticated demand forecasting process, rooted in powerful statistical techniques and with the power to grow beyond it. For Carlisle, Atlas Planning offered both the world's most powerful statistical engine, but also unparalleled flexibility to grow with their ... read more
  • Posted at 9:32 AM
    The U.S. Census Bureau today released additional figures from the 2012 Economic Census Industry Series reports for the manufacturing sector of the economy. This release includes new statistics for semiconductor and related device manufacturing (NAICS 334413). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110428/DC91889LOGO Highlights include: -- The semiconductor and related device manufacturing industry employed 90,244 people in 2012, down 38.3 percent from 146,152 employed in 2007. -- The total value of industry ... read more
  • Posted at 9:30 AM
    You just received a new Fire phone from Amazon – what’s next? Sit back, relax and let Slacker Radio’s team of professional DJs entertain you with the perfect music to match your mood. Slacker Radio has just released an all-new version of the mobile music app designed to take ... read more
  • Posted at 9:30 AM
    tw telecom (NASDAQ: TWTC), a leading provider of Business Ethernet and networking solutions, today announced it is extending the company's network capabilities in its Atlanta market from the city's central business district north into Marietta and Kennesaw; west into Austell; as well as areas south. The company will leverage this market expansion to further deploy its industry-leading portfolio of data and Internet services to more enterprises, including its innovative Business Ethernet and Intelligent Network capabilities. "This network expansion is ... read more
  • Posted at 9:19 AM
    BIT Group, with global team representatives from the US, China, Japan, Germany and France, will be exhibitors ( Booth #1241) at the 2014 annual meeting of the American Association of Clinical Chemistry (AACC) in Chicago, Illinois on July 27-July 31. BIT will be showcasing its ... read more
  • Posted at 9:07 AM
    GrowBLOX Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB: GBLX) is pleased to announce the execution of a binding Memorandum of Understanding ("MOU") with LaurelCo, LLC, an Illinois limited liability company formed to pursue the acquisition of both cultivation and dispensary medical marijuana licenses in the state of Illinois. Pursuant to the MOU, GBLX will acquire a 20% equity interest in LaurelCo, LLC in exchange for licenses to use our proprietary GrowBLOX(TM) growing chambers, as well as all technology related to the machines and to ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    CVS Caremark Corporation (NYSE:CVS) will be holding a conference call on Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at 8:30 a.m. (EDT) with analysts and investors to discuss its second quarter 2014 financial results. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090226/NE75914LOGO An audio webcast of the conference call will be broadcast simultaneously through the Investor Relations portion of the CVS Caremark website for all interested parties. To access the webcast, visit http://info.cvscaremark.com/investors. This webcast will be archived and available on the web site for a one-year period following the conference ... read more