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Friday, April 24, 2015

  • Posted at 1:05 PM
    TAMPA, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 04/24/15 -- Ubiquitech Software Corp. (OTC PINK: UBQU), an international technology and services company, is pleased to announce that sales for the first quarter of calendar year 2015 for its HempLifeToday.com division have exceeded all projections, and profits continue to grow as more and more marketing opportunities are being made available. Gross revenues for HempLifeToday.com from January 1, 2015 through March 31, 2015 exceeded $625,000 before discounts, a dramatic climb in sales since the ... read more
  • Posted at 12:48 PM
    Today, humanity takes a massive step toward reaching our shared dreams of jetpacks, hoverboards, the singularity, and fat-free cronuts: 1-800 CONTACTS announces their new Apple Watch app which allows the reordering of contact lenses in just two taps. Two taps. New contacts. From your watch. We live in the future. The app also features LensGauge which helps keep track of how long your lenses have been in and when you need to reorder. "Since our inception, we've been dedicated to providing our customers ... read more
  • Posted at 12:41 PM
    Microsoft's Retail Management System (RMS) point of sale was fully integrated with Andersen Intelligent Quote window and door estimating software. Microsoft's RMS is one of the best known hardware, lumber and building material store management systems in the world with many more features and benefits than proprietary systems. Andersen Windows and Doors is the largest Window and Door Manufacturer in North America and provides innovative in-store window and door estimating tools with its AndersenIQ software. Now with ... read more
  • Posted at 12:30 PM
    Comcast Corporation's (Comcast) 'A-' Issuer Default Rating (IDR) is not affected by the termination of its merger agreement with Time Warner Cable, Inc. (TWC). The company's decision follows intensifying regulatory concerns from the Federal Communications Commission and the Department of Justice. As of Dec. 31, 2014, ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    Malauzai Software, a provider of mobile and Internet banking SmartApps for community financial institutions, announces that its SmartwearApp is live in time for today’s nationwide launch of the Apple Watch. The company completed the apps for eight of its bank and credit union ... read more
  • Posted at 11:56 AM
    PORTLAND, OR -- (Marketwired) -- 04/24/15 -- With Apple Watch shipping today, the time has come for brands to ensure that their mobile engagement strategy is Watch Ready. As a new world of actionable glances to the wrist takes hold, expectations will rise around what types of brand engagement are Watch Worthy. What: According to Forrester Research, Watch apps "...require compelling 'notification intelligence' -- something that most firms and we fear all marketers don't yet fully understand. If customers turning off ... read more
  • Posted at 11:55 AM
    The FEV Group (FEV), a leading developer of advanced powertrain and vehicle technologies, announced today that the seventh annual SAE Franz F. Pischinger Powertrain Innovation Award was presented to Tom Stephens, Vice Chairman and Chief Technical Officer (retired), General Motors Corp. Prof. Stefan Pischinger, president and CEO of the FEV Group, and son of founder and award namesake Prof. Franz F. Pischinger, presented the award, which was established in 2008 and is sponsored by FEV. The award was presented ... read more
  • Posted at 11:15 AM
    Harwood Feffer LLP (www.hfesq.com) is investigating potential claims against the board of directors of MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation ("MagnaChip" or the "Company") (NYSE: MX), concerning whether the board has breached its fiduciary duties to shareholders. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120215/MM54604LOGO On March 11, 2014, MagnaChip disclosed that it had determined it would need to restate a number of previously issued financial statements and that the financial statements should no longer be relied on. On February 12, 2015, the Company finally filed its restated Form 10-K for ... read more
  • Posted at 11:14 AM
    Salon Media Group, Inc. (OTCQB:SLNM) today announced that it has developed an app for Apple Watch and it will be available on April 24 when Apple Watch is released. The app is the latest addition to Salon’s mobile offerings, which are an integral proportion of Salon’s user base. ... read more
  • Posted at 11:06 AM
    The world's largest film technology conference and exhibition, CinemaCon took place this week in Las Vegas. This year's most important cinema technology event was not only dedicated to Hollywood movie releases, the catwalks on the red carpet, or the film and content production companies, but also the cutting-edge high-tech equipment maker's debut at this exhibition. The leaders in laser display technology; CFG - Appotronics Digital Cinema Technology Co. Ltd (CFG Appo) and Barco both displayed their proprietary ALPD® laser display ... read more
  • Posted at 10:48 AM
    CE Week, (June 22-26, 2015), New York City's largest new technology showcase and the CE industry's summer preview for technology and consumer electronics, announced a strategic consumer marketing alliance with the country’s largest consumer & professional technology retailer, B&H Photo-Video. ... read more
  • Posted at 10:44 AM
    MCE, a Silicon Valley-based custom server manufacturing company, was honored to co-sponsor the 11th Annual GROW! Award ceremony presented by Association for Corporate Growth in Silicon Valley at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California. Keith Krach, the Chairman and CEO at DocuSign was the ... read more
  • GrubHub Launches Its Seamless App for Apple Watch --- NEW YORK and CHICAGO, April 24, 2015
    Posted at 10:42 AM
    GrubHub, the nation's leading online and mobile food ordering and delivery service, today launched its Seamless App for Apple Watch. Also announced today are the company's plans to release a GrubHub app for Apple Watch in the near future. https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20150424/201469 The Seamless App for Apple Watch will give users instant access to re-ordering capabilities, with payment and other specific order details auto-populated from previous orders. The GrubHub App will be available for download in the coming weeks and allow diners ... read more
  • Posted at 10:36 AM
    LEVEL Studios, a digital marketing agency within the Razorfish Global network, today announced it has hired Michael Phillips as senior vice president of technology and innovation, a new position. Phillips will report directly to LEVEL's Chief Executive Officer Dan Connolly and will lead the agency's new San Francisco office. The office, located at 100 California Street, will support the agency's rapid expansion, positioning itself for sustainable, long-term growth. https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20150424/201480 In this new role, Phillips will serve as a member of the ... read more
  • Posted at 10:30 AM
    For the 10(th) year, Cox Communications is included in DiversityInc's Top 50 Companies for Diversity list. Cox moved to #17 from its #18 ranking in 2014. The company also ranked #9 on DiversityInc's Top 10 Companies for Diversity Councils. Cox has ranked among DiversityInc's Top 50 Companies for Diversity ten times, including the last nine years. "Cox Communications' diversity commitment starts with senior leadership and permeates the entire organization," said DiversityInc CEO Luke Visconti. "This year, Cox launched multi-cultural and ... read more
  • Posted at 10:29 AM
    Sprint today announced that its Dayton, Ohio network received a 1st place ranking for fastest mobile network and shared 1st place rankings in overall, reliability, data, and call network performance, as well as a 1st place outright win in text, according to a new RootScore® Report ... read more
  • Posted at 10:13 AM
    The IDEX Foundation is pleased to announce their recent partnership with Lane Tech High School located on the Northside of Chicago. The Foundation granted $25,000 to fund the creation of the school's first "Maker's Lab." This lab is an extension of the school's STEM Program (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics), a program designed with the goal to fully prepare students for post-secondary endeavors in the collegiate and career setting. "This was born out of the revolution of Digital Manufacturing and the ... read more
  • Posted at 10:09 AM
    Anesthesia Business Consultants (ABC), a leading provider in billing and practice management for anesthesia and pain management specialty, is pleased to announce the success of the 2nd annual Advanced Institute for Anesthesia Practice Management (AIAPM). The AIAPM was held at the Cosmopolitan Hotel in Las Vegas ... read more
  • Posted at 10:04 AM
    Say more with Weaver, a new visual messaging app for the Apple Watch. Reinventing messaging for the 21st century, Weaver suggests expressions, emotions, body language, location, and personal style through beautiful, easy-to-grasp visual messages. ... read more
  • Google's Mobilegeddon Hurts Law Firms, reports Lawyer.com --- BASKING RIDGE, N.J., April 24, 2015
    Posted at 9:55 AM
    Lawyer.com reviewed mobile readiness across its database of over 100,000 U.S. law firm websites. Using Google's mobile friendly test suite on the April 21 switch date, Lawyer.com found 46% of small firm websites and 39% of all firm websites failed. Industry leaders including Latham & Watkins and Skadden Arps also failed the tests. Google's massive algorithm update, which may be Google's most significant to date, requires a mobile responsive design for preferred access to mobile visitors. Sites failing Google's tests will ... read more