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Tuesday, May 26, 2015

  • Posted at 2:39 PM
    Insight Academy of Arizona (ISAZ), a tuition-free, online public school serving students in grades 7-12, announced today its upcoming graduation ceremony in Glendale. On May 27, more than 100 high school seniors who learned online will graduate from the school, which offers a comprehensive education approach with targeted support specifically for struggling students. While working with the award-winning K(12 )curriculum, ISAZ's state-certified teachers provide assistance helping students fill in skill gaps and move toward high school graduation. That makes this event ... read more
  • Posted at 2:38 PM
    PSSI Global Services LLC, a worldwide leader in satellite technology, announces a milestone decade of successful global production and transmission services in the extreme conditions of the Amgen Tour of California professional cycling race, which ended on May 17. A proving ground for PSSI's technology and expertise, the course for the 10(th) anniversary of the Tour of California wound through central byways, coastlines and mountaintops, making this valuable production with high-profile participants an immense undertaking. "An eight-day race with climates ranging ... read more
  • Posted at 2:33 PM
    The worldwide production print market enjoyed 7.5% year-over-year growth in unit shipments in the first quarter of 2015 (1Q15), according to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Production Printer Tracker. Unit shipments grew to approximately 11,167 units (printers and ... read more
  • Posted at 2:33 PM
    According to new data from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Large Format Printer Tracker, large format printer (LFP) shipments declined by less than -1% year over year in the first quarter of 2015 (1Q15) while revenue declined by almost -3%. ... read more
  • Posted at 2:28 PM
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  • Posted at 2:17 PM
    InstaMed, the leading Healthcare Payments Network, has announced the release of the 2014 Trends in Healthcare Payments Annual Report. This is the fifth year for the report compiled by InstaMed and features key market trends impacting the healthcare payments industry. These trends are based on ... read more
  • Posted at 2:06 PM
    About Li-ion battery for AEVs Li-ion batteries are extensively used as a source of power in AEVs. In HEVs, they are used as an alternative source of power. They are used as a primary source of power in BEVs and PHEVs. The application base of Li-ion batteries is higher in BEVs and PHEVs because of their high energy density and long lifespan compared to other rechargeable batteries available in the market. HEVs use an IC engine and an electric motor ... read more
  • Posted at 2:00 PM
    Bovie Medical Corporation (NYSE:BVX), a maker of medical devices and supplies, and the developer of J-Plasma®, a patented new surgical product, today announced that it has hired Mark Charbonneau as J-Plasma® Product Development Manager. Prior to joining Bovie, Mark ... read more
  • Posted at 2:00 PM
    Teleflex Incorporated (NYSE: TFX), a leading global provider of medical devices for critical care, urology and surgery, will showcase its range of interventional products at the 52nd European Renal, Dialysis and Transplant Congress in London on May 28 - 31, 2015. ... read more
  • Posted at 1:55 PM
    The ACE Foundation, a U.S.-based public charity incorporated in Delaware with offices in Santa Monica, Calif., that applies cutting-edge technology and consulting to humanitarian causes, has filed a lawsuit in California Superior Court against Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) seeking the return of $2.53 million in ACE Foundation funds being held in Australia. The suit by ACE Foundation, an IRS-certified, tax-exempt non-profit organization, contends that its funds are being held wrongfully in Australia. The court action requests a jury trial ... read more
  • Posted at 1:55 PM
    OZY, the first and favorite source for the Change Generation, today announced the inaugural recipients of the company’s OZY Genius Awards. Each recipient will get a stipend of up to $10,000 to pursue his or her project and will be part of an OZY Films documentary ... read more
  • Posted at 1:48 PM
    As digital offerings grow in popularity for libraries, patrons need easy-to-use tools that help them take advantage of the world of eBooks. 3M Library Systems has been leading the way in creating these tools since the launch of the 3M Cloud Library, and at Book Expo America ... read more
  • Posted at 1:45 PM
    SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/26/15 -- Meru Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: MERU), a leader in intelligent Wi-Fi networking, announced today that the company has signed an agreement with Opus Bank (NASDAQ: OPB) for a senior secured credit facility up to $15 million, consisting of a $9 million 3-year term loan and a $6 million line of credit. A portion of the proceeds will be used to retire the entire $3.1 million in current debt facility obligations, including all of ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced it is hiring for more than 6,000 full-time jobs across its U.S. fulfillment network to meet growing customer demand. Employees will pick, pack and ship customer orders. “We’re proud to be creating more than 6,000 full-time positions where employees will interact ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    ServiceSource® (NASDAQ:SREV), the global leader in recurring revenue growth and customer success management, today announced that Chairman of the Board Mike Smerklo has decided to retire from the company’s Board of Directors. After 11 years at the helm of ServiceSource, including taking ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    Salesforce (NYSE: CRM), the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM company, today announced that Salesforce executives will participate in the following investor events: -- Thursday, May 28, 2015: Parker Harris, Co-Founder, will participate in a BMO Capital hosted bus tour at 4:30 p.m. (PDT) / 7:30 p.m. (EDT) in San Francisco, CA. -- Wednesday, Jun. 3, 2015: ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    Stoneridge, Inc. (NYSE: SRI) today announced that Jonathan B. DeGaynor, President and Chief Executive Officer, George E. Strickler, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and Michael D. Sloan, Vice President of the Company and President of the Control Devices Division, will participate in the KeyBanc Capital Markets Industrial, Automotive and Transportation Conference with a Company presentation at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time on Wednesday, May 27, 2015, at The Inter-Continental Hotel located at 510 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, MA. ... read more
  • Posted at 1:29 PM
    CCO Holding LLC's (CCOH) and Charter Communications Operating, LLC's (CCO) 'BB-' Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) remain on Rating Watch Positive following the announcement of the merger agreement today by Charter Communications, Inc. (Charter) and Time Warner Cable, Inc. (TWC), according to Fitch Ratings. ... read more
  • Posted at 1:27 PM
    About Meter Data ManagementA meter data management system is mainly used to collect meter readings from advanced and automated metering systems. The system accurately collects data and helps generate bills with minimum manual interference. It is considered as the backbone of an AMI system and a key constituent of smart grid. Meter data management system is the key component of smart grid infrastructure that helps in managing data collection from AMI. A meter data management system imports, validates, and processes ... read more
  • Global Lottery Market 2015-2019 --- NEW YORK, May 26, 2015
    Posted at 1:25 PM
    About LotteryLottery, also called as a game of chance, is a type of gambling that involves drawing of lots. The lots are generally in the form of tickets, and the prizes are mostly cash or highly priced goods. Lottery is banned by governments in many countries, whereas in other countries, governments favor lottery to promote fundraising for charitable organizations. As lotteries are governed by local, state, and national laws in different countries, the regulations differ among countries as well as ... read more