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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

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    SAN BRUNO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/21/14 -- Devicescape today announced that Chief Marketing Officer David Nowicki is to speak at the 2014 Wi-Fi World Summit, leading a discussion on the opportunity that exists for operators to monetise the full spectrum of smartphone usage -- and not just the time spent on the cellular network. Nowicki's presentation -- entitled: "Monetise the entire data experience by delivering the Always Best Connection" -- will highlight the benefits to operators in managing the ... read more
  • Posted at 3:45 AM
    Hytera America Inc. (Hytera), a leading developer and manufacturer of professional mobile radio communications equipment announced a distribution partnership with Cartel Communication Systems Inc. to support the demands of the industrial and commercial communications industry in Canada. With a focus on the needs of the Canadian wireless carriers, Cartel Communication Systems has developed a comprehensive line of quality solutions coupled with engineering and implementation support to those in Public Safety, Transportation, Utilities and other Government Agencies. "Canadian channel partners ... read more
  • Posted at 3:42 AM
    DaVita Kidney Care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (NYSE: DVA) and a leading provider of kidney care services, today announced that the company has named John Wigneswaran, M.D., as its new vice president of clinical affairs for hospital services. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140318/DC85712LOGO "I am looking forward to joining an extraordinary team of physicians, as we work together toward a vision of building the greatest health care community the world has ever seen," said Dr. Wigneswaran. "I hope to bring my expertise and ... read more
  • Posted at 3:30 AM
    The former commander of the International Space Station, Colonel Chris Hadfield, who became an international sensation after his rendition of David Bowie’s Space Oddity went viral, announced a partnership today with GreatBIGCanvas.com of CafePress Inc. (NASDAQ:PRSS) to make his photographs from space ... read more
  • Posted at 3:18 AM
    Today in Atlanta, GA, Aquila Solutions, LLC announced the immediate availability of eCTD Accelerator - Templates, enabling sponsors and consultants to dramatically reduce the cost of authoring drug and biologic applications in the eCTD format that is required by the US FDA and other countries. Joshua Boutwell, President and CEO of Aquila Solutions said, "We are pleased that our expertise in eCTD authoring is now available to everyone. We know our eCTD Templates will help sponsors save time and money as ... read more
  • Posted at 3:17 AM
    Restoration Robotics, Inc. announces a major accomplishment - the 10 Millionth Hair with the ARTAS(®) Robotic System was harvested by CLINICA Imema in Madrid, Spain. "We are excited to have harvested the 10 Millionth Hair," shares Dr. Eduardo Lopez Bran, a member of the International Society of Hair Restoration Society. "It is important that my practice continues to offer the most advanced hair restoration procedures to our patients. The ARTAS Robotic System enables me to provide consistent, reproducible results compared ... read more
  • Posted at 3:05 AM
    Exact, a leading provider of business software solutions for small and medium-sized businesses (SMB) has added Baesis, Inc., a prominent value added reseller (VAR) in the ERP space, to its growing Exact Macola channel partner community. This new partnership greatly expands the distribution channel for the ... read more
  • Posted at 3:01 AM
    Adobe (Nasdaq: ADBE) and Nielsen (NYSE: NLSN) today announced a strategic alliance that is expected to deliver the industry’s first comprehensive, cross-platform system for measuring online TV, video and other digital content across the Web and apps. The collaboration will integrate ... read more
  • Posted at 3:01 AM
    HARMAN (NYSE:HAR): What: ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 AM
    United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ: UTHR) announced today that it will release its third quarter 2014 financial results before market open on Tuesday, October 28, 2014. United Therapeutics will host a half-hour teleconference on Tuesday, October 28, 2014, at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time. The teleconference is accessible by dialing 1-877-351-5881, with international callers dialing 1-970-315-0533. A rebroadcast of the teleconference will be available for one week and can be accessed by dialing 1-855-859-2056, with international callers dialing 1-404-537-3406, and using ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 AM
    BioLife Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLFS), a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of proprietary clinical grade hypothermic storage and cryopreservation freeze media and precision thermal shipping products for cells and tissues ("BioLife" or the "Company"), announced today that Frederick, MD based RoosterBio, Inc., has adopted the Company's CryoStor clinical grade cryopreservation freeze media to commercialize RoosterBio's human bone marrow-derived, adult mesenchymal stem cell (hMSC) products. RoosterBio's hMSC products are being used by researchers throughout the world to accelerate the ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 AM
    Berkshire Partners LLC, a Boston-based investment firm, today announced that it has acquired a majority interest in Access Information Management, the largest privately-held provider of records and information management services in North America, from Summit Partners. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 AM
    The International Trade Administration's U.S. Commercial Service is hosting a high-profile business conference for U.S. based healthcare and life science companies designed to help them grow their export business. The Discover Global Markets: Healthcare and Life Sciences Conference will be held Nov. 17-18, 2014 at the ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 AM
    LinguaSys has created a new Application Programming Interface (API) portal, GlobalNLP™, https://nlp.linguasys.com/ to reach the flourishing global developer population building Natural Language Processing applications with their own business logic. GlobalNLP™ enables software developers to understand and extract meaning from unstructured ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 AM
    Efficient Power Conversion Corporation (EPC) introduces the EPC9118, a fully functional buck power conversion demonstration circuit. This board is a 30 V-60 V input to 5 V, 20 A maximum output current, 400 kHz buck converter. It features the EPC2001 and EPC2015 enhancement-mode ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 AM
    Sony DADC New Media Solutions' LOOT Entertainment, an interactive entertainment development division dedicated to creating experiences and products for all digital platforms, carefully announced today with precise pronunciation that multi-player shooter Fluster Cluck is now available exclusively for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system. Fluster Cluck features a classic retro style that harkens back to the golden age of local multiplayer games allowing up to four-players to battle in frantic local "couch co-op" pandemonium. "We are thrilled to finally introduce Fluster Cluck ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 AM
    What do the DNA in Australian seaweed, Amazon River water, tropical plants, and forest soil all have in common? http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090416/IBMLOGO Lots, say scientists. And understanding the genetic similarities of disparate life forms could enable researchers to produce compounds for new medicines, eco-friendly materials, more resilient crops, and cleaner air, water, and energy. Comparing the proteins encoded by the genes from a variety of life forms is the goal of Uncovering Genome Mysteries, a new project hosted on IBM's (NYSE: IBM) World Community ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 AM
    Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: INO) announced today the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has awarded $12.2 million for a collaborative study that will be conducted by scientists from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania; Inovio Pharmaceuticals; and MedImmune, the global biologics research and development arm of AstraZeneca. The group will develop DNA-based monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) for infectious disease treatment. DARPA is an agency of the US Department of Defense that creates and supports novel technologies ... read more
  • Marken Expands Cold Chain Capacity To Meet Growing Demand --- RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Oct. 21, 2014
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    Marken confirmed today that their global cold chain network will be expanded to respond to the growing need for just in time conditioning and preparation of temperature controlled packaging solutions. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110930/NY78064LOGO By the end of 2014, Marken will have additional qualified equipment and capacity at all of its 30 locations. Marken's dedicated focus on clinical trials and new GDP enforcement guidelines has generated a significant global increase in client requests for secure, just in time temperature control of Investigational ... read more
  • Posted at 3:00 AM
    Medrobotics Corp., a surgical products company with core competencies in medical robotics, today announced that it had closed a $20 Million Preferred Stock financing. Existing Medrobotics shareholders participated in the financing. Proceeds will be used for extending the Company’s runway while pursuing commercial launches in Europe and ... read more