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Monday, July 28, 2014

  • Posted at 4:15 AM
    AMES, IA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/28/14 -- NewLink Genetics Corporation (NASDAQ: NLNK), today announced that an oral presentation on efficacy of influenza vaccines modified with the alpha-Gal carbohydrate will be given at the XVIth International Congress of Virology, part of the International Union of Microbiological Societies (IUMS), July 28, 2014 in Montreal, Canada. Details of the oral presentation at IUMS: Monday, July 28, 2014 1:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. EDT Title: Highly efficacious influenza vaccination using aGal carbohydrate modification Presenter: Brian K. Martin Session: ... read more
  • Posted at 4:13 AM
    One of the emerging classes of vehicles among American car-buyers is the entry-level luxury class. Looking at this segment of the automotive industry reveals several options for customers looking for a little extra performance and comfort. Comparing two of the leaders fighting for the top spot, the 2014 Buick LaCrosse vs. the 2014 Toyota Avalon reveals what is really possible for this still new class of vehicle. Customers will be able to fine several different examples of the 2014 Buick ... read more
  • Posted at 4:07 AM
    Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq: TYPE), a leading provider of typefaces, technology and expertise for creative applications and consumer devices, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. Second quarter 2014 highlights ... read more
  • Posted at 4:05 AM
    Rick Wesslund, Founder and CEO of BDC Advisors, LLC, a national healthcare consulting firm, announced that Mike Schwartz has joined the firm as a Principal in its healthcare strategy practice. Mike is a clinical performance and analytics expert with over 15 years’ experience serving senior health ... read more
  • Posted at 4:05 AM
    MRV Communications (NASDAQ:MRVC), a global provider in converged packet and optical solutions that empower the optical edge and network integration services for leading communications service providers, announced its board of directors appointed Jeannie H. Diefenderfer to the board effective July 24, 2014, ... read more
  • Posted at 4:03 AM
    Accenture (NYSE: ACN) released a new version of its Air Cargo Pricing software designed to help air cargo carriers better compete through advanced, flexible rate construction and prevent revenue leakage by increasing visibility and maintaining price integrity across the entire quote-to-ship cycle. Part of the Accenture ... read more
  • athenahealth and Henry Schein, Inc. Expand Strategic Agreement --- WATERTOWN, Mass. and MELVILLE, N.Y., July 28, 2014
    Posted at 4:01 AM
    athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATHN), a leading provider of cloud-based services for electronic health record (EHR), practice management, and care coordination, and Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the world's largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health, and medical practitioners, today announced an expansion of their strategic agreement announced on May 21, 2014. Under the expanded agreement, athenahealth's athenaNet® platform and Henry Schein's Dentrix® Enterprise, the leading Electronic Dental Record (EDR) solution installed in Community Health ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Now that the temperature is sizzling and the kids are out on summer break, it is vacation season in Texas. And, according to Orbitz, 77 percent of Americans are planning on taking a vacation this summer. And nearly half of those vacations are with the kids and that usually means a road trip. So load up your car and get going. But don't forget, that besides gassing up the car and changing the oil, making a spare car key should be ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corporation (MGIC) announced today that it has joined the VirPack Partner Network. VirPack customers now have the availability to send loan documents directly to MGIC through VirPack's Document Management and Delivery System. VirPack is a leading provider of document management and delivery technology to the residential mortgage industry. VirPack now provides single-click service-ordering and document delivery to MGIC through its new direct delivery interface. Through the integration, customers can securely send loan documents to MGIC without leaving VirPack's ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Glu Mobile Inc. (NASDAQ: GLUU), a leading global developer and publisher of free-to-play games for smartphone and tablet devices. GLUU recently recorded Q1 non-GAAP revenues of $47.0 million, up 90% year-over-year and significantly exceeded guidance. Record Q1 GAAP revenues of $44.6 million and record adjusted EBITDA for the first quarter of $6.5 million also significantly exceeded guidance. GLUU has also recently signed an agreement to acquire PlayFirst Inc., owner of Diner Dash franchise and has been selected ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    BLACK HAT -- Tom Cross, director of security research at Lancope, Inc., a leader in network visibility and security intelligence, will present next week at Black Hat 2014 in Las Vegas. He will deliver a session entitled "The Library of Sparta" with co-presenters David Raymond and Greg Conti, who are both associate professors at the United States Military Academy at West Point. The presentation is taking place on Wednesday, August 6 at 10:15 a.m. PDT, and will discuss how military ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    AirTies Wireless Networks, a leading supplier of advanced technology to the broadcast and broadband industry, and Octoshape, an industry leader in cloud-based, over-the-top (OTT) stream acceleration and contribution technologies for broadcasters, enterprises and carriers, today announced that Digiturk, Turkey’s leading satellite television provider, has ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Bruker (NASDAQ:BRKR) today announced that it has acquired Vutara Incorporated, a technology leader in high-speed, three-dimensional (3D), super-resolution fluorescence microscopy for life science applications. Transaction details were not disclosed. Vutara’s estimated revenue for the full year 2014 is expected to be approximately $2 million. ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Emulate, Inc. today announced the company’s launch with a $12 million Series A financing to commercialize a first-in-kind, automated ‘Organs-on-Chips’ platform that mimics human physiology and diseases, while permitting real-time elucidation of molecular mechanisms of action and toxicity. Emulate’s proprietary Organs-on-Chips platform achieves a ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Roper Industries, Inc. (NYSE: ROP), a diversified technology company, reported financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. Roper reports results, including revenue, operating profit, net income and diluted earnings per share, on a GAAP and adjusted basis. Adjusted measures are reconciled to the corresponding GAAP measures at the end of this release. Second quarter diluted earnings per share (DEPS) were $1.56, a 41% increase over last year's GAAP DEPS and a 19% increase over last ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    PDL BioPharma, Inc. (PDL) (NASDAQ: PDLI) today announced that the Company will release its second quarter 2014 financial results for the period ended June 30, 2014, on Monday, August 11, 2014, after market close. PDL's management will host a conference call and webcast that day at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss the financial results. A slide presentation relating to the call will be available via the webcast link on the PDL website. Conference Call Details To access the live ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISIS) announces the following webcast: What: Isis Pharmaceuticals' Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results and Highlights Conference Call When: Monday, August 4 at 10:30 a.m. ET /7:30 a.m. PT Where: www.isispharm.com ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    xG Technology, Inc. ("xG" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: XGTI, XGTIW), a developer of wireless communications and spectrum-sharing technologies, has announced that it has been awarded a subcontract by CACI International Inc (NYSE:CACI) to provide communications and network services on CACI's prime contract with the U.S. Army's Communications-Electronics Research, Development and Engineering Center (CERDEC) Space and Terrestrial Communications Directorate (S&TCD). The five-year (three base plus two options) multiple-award indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) prime contract has a ceiling value of $497 ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Private Detectives London, http://london-privatedetectives.co.uk/, a company that has earned a well-deserved reputation for being one of the most trustworthy and ethical private investigator London has to offer, has just launched a new website, http://www.private-investigators-uk.com/. Even though the site has only been in existence for a short time, a company spokesperson noted it has already been a huge success and is getting a lot of attention from people who need to hire a private investigator. The private investigators who work for the ... read more
  • Posted at 3:35 AM
    CashStar, the digital gifting company preferred by the world’s leading brands, today announced that its Director of Business Development, Alex Rogow, will speak at the Incentive Marketing Association (IMA) Executive Summit in Philadelphia. The IMA’s 15th Annual Executive Summit will ... read more