Thursday, October 23, 2014 Last update: 11:03 AM
FreshNews.com - Covering Large & Obscure Tech Companies Since 1996

Thursday, October 23, 2014

  • Posted at 10:28 AM
    Expedia.com, one of the world's largest full service online travel sites(1), today announced the next evolution of its highly acclaimed Expedia Viewfinder Blog with the launch of the new Expedia Viewfinder Image Library - a free online resource containing more than 40,000 images for media outlets, journalists, bloggers and other content creators. Empowering the travel community with incredible access to free high-quality travel visuals and inspiration, users can browse the extensive selection of reproduction-quality images with embedded metadata to ... read more
  • Posted at 10:24 AM
    BURNABY, BC--(Marketwired - October 23, 2014) - Icron Technologies Corporation, a leader in USB and video extension technology, announced today it will be demonstrating USB 3.0 extension with twelve of the foremost vision camera and interface manufacturers during the VISION show at Messe Stuttgart, Germany from November 4th to 6th.USB 3.0 cameras and interface products will be in operation at extended distances of 15 meters over copper with Icron's USB 3.0 Spectra™ 3001-15 active cable ... read more
  • Posted at 10:22 AM
    Realty Mogul, the online real estate capital platform connecting accredited and institutional investors to real estate investment opportunities, today announced that it has successfully crowdfunded a Florida self-storage facility acquired by StoreSmart Self-Storage, which is a national developer of, and asset manager for, premier self-storage properties. Realty Mogul's accredited and institutional investors contributed more than $3 million in aggregate equity financing to help StoreSmart acquire the facility. This marks the second self-storage facility that Realty Mogul has ... read more
  • Posted at 10:20 AM
    On October 30, archivists around the country will take to Twitter to answer your questions about any and all things archives! This day-long event, sponsored by the Society of American Archivists, will give you the opportunity to connect directly with archivists in your community—and around the ... read more
  • Posted at 10:15 AM
    Communities In Schools of Delaware (CISDE) - part of the nation's largest and most effective organization dedicated to keeping kids in school and helping them succeed in life - today announced a $694,400 AT&T Aspire contribution that will enable the organization to expand its integrated student services model to more schools in Delaware. The program expansion was highlighted during a special event in Dover, featuring Gov. Jack Markell, as well as state and local government, education and civic leaders from the ... read more
  • Posted at 10:14 AM
    SubscriberWise®, a leading provider of analytics-driven subscriber decision management technology and the nation's largest issuing consumer reporting agency for the communications industry, announced today that a young adult from northeast Ohio is the latest victim of a fraud perpetrated against him when he was a 12-year-old ... read more
  • Posted at 10:13 AM
    DataRPM, the award-winning provider of Smart Machine Analytics for Big Data, announces that “Visioneering” leader and veteran entrepreneur, Dipak M. Patel, has joined its advisory board. Renowned as an innovative and high-energy executive who empowers boundary-breaking companies by helping ... read more
  • Verizon to Redeem Debt Securities --- NEW YORK, Oct. 23, 2014
    Posted at 10:11 AM
    Verizon Communications Inc. ("Verizon") (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ; LSE: VZC) today announced that it and its subsidiaries, Alltel Corporation and Cellco Partnership d/b/a Verizon Wireless and Verizon Wireless Capital LLC, will redeem the following series of securities on November 24, 2014 (the "Redemption Date"): ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    InDemand Interpreting, the leading provider of medical interpreting, named 15-year language services veteran Eliana Lobos to the post of National Director of Interpreting Quality. This is a new position in this fast growing company. Mrs. Lobos will lead quality assurance, training and program development for medical interpreters at InDemand's national call centers in Seattle, Chicago and Wenatchee, WA. "Eliana Lobos is widely regarded as one of the finest interpreter trainers in the nation. She is an acclaimed scholar with ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    For weeks, Ebola has been in the news as the deadly disease has spread around parts of Africa. In the US, the one fatality associated with the virus has sparked additional coverage and raised questions about the country's readiness to confront it. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141023/154029LOGO However, missing from a lot of the coverage on cable news is how doctors and hospitals are using technologies, such as electronic healthcare records (EHRs), to try and combat Ebola. How much success has this had on controlling the ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    RegeneRx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCBB: RGRX) ("the Company" or "RegeneRx") today reported on data presented by Dr. Michael Chopp at the Fourth International Symposium on Thymosins in Health and Disease in Rome, Italy. Dr. Chopp reviewed research on the use of Thymosin beta 4 (TB4) as a protective and regenerative agent for nervous system injuries and diseases. He also presented data on the molecular mechanisms underlying TB4's therapeutic efficacy, including its modulation of microRNAs and their subsequent multifaceted restorative ... read more
  • Compusearch Enhances Reverse Auctions Service --- DULLES, Va., Oct. 23, 2014
    Posted at 10:00 AM
    Compusearch® is pleased to announce enhanced support of reverse auctioning in PRISM(TM), the acquisition management system widely used by the Federal Government. In a reverse auction, the buyer posts a request for a required good or service and sellers place bids representing the amount they are willing to be paid to deliver. The responsible supplier with the lowest price is the one normally selected to receive the award. Procurement officials agree reverse auctions stimulate competition, lower purchase prices and ... read more
  • Posted at 9:56 AM
    NIMBOXX™, creator of the atomic unit of the software-defined data center, today launched its new Fusion Partner Program. The program allows resellers to offer customers of all sizes the simplest, lowest-cost path to virtualization and private cloud solutions with unmatched ... read more
  • GSA Awards OASIS Contract to SGT --- GREENBELT, Md., Oct. 23, 2014
    Posted at 9:54 AM
    SGT, Inc., a leading provider of Science and Engineering Services today announced that the General Services Administration (GSA) has awarded them a multiple award Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract to provide complex, integrated professional services across the Federal government. Under the much-anticipated One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services (OASIS) contract, SGT will provide flexible and innovative solutions for complex professional services. OASIS spans many areas of expertise and mission spaces; spans multiple professional service disciplines; allows flexibility for all contract ... read more
  • Posted at 9:50 AM
    Indexed I/O, a developer of high-speed, scalable data technologies, and Novitas Data, a leading electronic discovery consulting and service provider, today announced a strategic alliance that will bring the best of both companies together in an end-to-end solution for the eDiscovery industry. Through the partnership, Novitas Data will provide its customers data processing, advanced search/culling, data hosting, review, and production services powered by the Indexed I/O software solution suite. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141023/153919 "We are pleased and excited to initiate this partnership and bring ... read more
  • Posted at 9:38 AM
    COLUMBIA, Md., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --The Maryland State Conference NAACP (MSC), one of the state's leading champions of civil rights and social justice, will host its 74(th) Annual Convention on "All in for Justice and Equality." The event, Oct. 24-25, is open to the general public. It will include workshops to address growing concerns regarding criminal justice, education, employment and housing. Attendees also will learn more about the NAACP's key priorities and legislative proposals. Topics ... read more
  • Posted at 9:37 AM
    Sackett National Holdings, Inc., a leading provider of financial services data, energy and screening solutions and services, announced today that John T. Bauer has joined the company to oversee strategic development. Bauer brings more than 25 years of experience in the business and information services industry. ... read more
  • Posted at 9:35 AM
    TechNavio, a global tech-focused research firm has announced the publication of its market research report on the Global Commercial Building Automation Market 2014-2018. A building automation system controls and monitors different types of mechanical and electrical equipment like ventilation, ... read more
  • Posted at 9:34 AM
    Demand for permanent life insurance is growing in America’s career military, where almost seven in ten families now own this type of coverage, according to the latest findings of the First Command Financial Behaviors Index®. First Command's annual life ... read more
  • Posted at 9:30 AM
    Canon U.S.A. Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, will demonstrate its latest digital camera optics and printer lineup, including the recently announced EOS C100 Mark II Digital Video Camera, at PhotoPlus Expo 2014 in the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City, October ... read more