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Thursday, July 28, 2011

  • Posted at 10:10 AM
    AVX Corporation, a leading manufacturer of passive components and interconnect solutions, recently received Arrow Electronics’ 2010 Largest Sales Dollars Growth - Passives Supplier Award at the 2011 Electronic Distribution Show (EDS). Recognized as Arrow’s largest passive supplier, AVX was found to provide a very high standard ... read more
  • Posted at 10:04 AM
    Calling, downloading apps and surfing the web on the Verizon Wireless 3G network is now easier and faster for residents and travelers in the San Francisco Bay Area thanks to a new cell site in Menlo Park, California. The site expands 3G wireless coverage and capacity along Alameda and Sharon Road, south to Rural Lane and Alpine, east to Sand Hill Road and Pasteur Road and west to Sand Hill Road and Saga Lane. Verizon Wireless has invested more than $5.7 ... read more
  • Posted at 10:04 AM
    Noveda Technologies ("Noveda"), the leader in web-based, real-time energy and water monitoring, released today findings from its study of energy spending at 125+ schools and colleges across the US. The findings of the study will be shared via a live webinar, on Tuesday, August 2 at 1:30 pm ET. To register for the webinar, pl. click here. The Noveda study indicates that there are significant opportunities to reduce energy usage in schools and colleges without sacrificing occupant comfort. Key factors include ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    GameStop (NYSE: GME), the world’s largest multichannel video game retailer, is making it easier for PC gamers to get their hands on hot new releases. Exclusively at GameStop, customers can now use any accepted form of payment, including trade credit and GameStop gift cards, to purchase ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    ExactTarget, a global provider of interactive marketing solutions, announced today it posted record performance in the second quarter, boosting revenue 52 percent over the same period in 2010. The increase in revenue marks the 42nd consecutive quarter of growth ... read more
  • Posted at 9:58 AM
    VHB participated in the 2011 Small Business Day which was held at the US Department of Transportation (DOT) headquarters in Washington, DC. The event was held on July 26, 2011 and was attended by small business owners, representatives from Microsoft, Google, and Amazon, as well as ... read more
  • Ciright 5K Run Raises Over $7,000 for Diabetes Education --- WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., July 28, 2011
    Posted at 9:43 AM
    Ciright Systems teamed up with local non-profit group Philadelphia Diabetes Act Now! Foundation to raise over $7,000 to increase awareness in the Philadelphia region about the growing diabetes epidemic. Over 100 runners and walkers braved the record-breaking temperatures this past Saturday, July 23rd to participate in the first annual Ciright 5K Run and Walk along the scenic West River Drive in Center City Philadelphia. Many either had diabetes or ran for a loved one or family member who was diagnosed ... read more
  • Posted at 9:43 AM
    Research and development (R&D) expenditures in the biotechnology industry have declined for the second straight year as companies narrow their focus to only the most promising products and initiatives. On average, biotech companies in the NASDAQ Biotechnology Index (NBI) spent $54 million on R&D in 2010, ... read more
  • Posted at 9:41 AM
    NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 07/28/11 -- Allied Healthcare International Inc. (NASDAQ: AHCI), a leading homecare provider of health and social care in the United Kingdom and Ireland, announced today that its U.K. subsidiary, Allied Healthcare Group Limited, has reached an agreement to assume responsibility for the homecare business of Sue Ryder. Sue Ryder is a national charity organization, which has been providing health and social care services in local communities since the early 1990's. Its homecare ... read more
  • Posted at 9:40 AM
    Regulatory News: BioAlliance Pharma SA (Paris:BIO)(Euronext Paris - BIO), a company dedicated to specialty and orphan oncology products, today reported a consolidated turnover of €576,000 for the second quarter of 2011. This ... read more
  • Posted at 9:38 AM
    SVM, LP, the global leader in providing innovative gift card solutions for businesses is expanding its digital gift card strategy into the consumer ecommerce market. GiftZip.com is the leading eGift card website in the affiliate marketing space and serves ... read more
  • ZirMed Demonstrates Leadership on HIPAA 5010 Readiness --- LOUISVILLE, Ky., July 28, 2011
    Posted at 9:33 AM
    ZirMed, a leading provider of revenue cycle management solutions for healthcare providers, today announced it has reached significant milestones in its readiness to process healthcare transactions in the new HIPAA 5010 format. A regular participant in industry workgroups and planning sessions, ZirMed has consistently led the industry in its focus on compliance and client services regarding this major industry change. Following an initial transmission on May 23rd of this year, ZirMed is now actively sending claims to several insurance carriers ... read more
  • Posted at 9:30 AM
    Sentry Data Systems, Inc., a healthcare business intelligence technology solutions company headquartered in Deerfield Beach, Florida, announces the opening of a new office in Austin, Texas on August 1, 2011. The satellite office -- located at 2028 East Ben White Blvd., Suite 300, Austin, Texas 78741 -- will support and better address the company's technology needs. The office is slated to be staffed with a Technical Analyst, Senior Project Manager, Quality Assurance (QA) Manager, Developer, Clinical Director and Office Administrator. ... read more
  • Hubwoo Announces Q2 2011 Revenues --- PARIS, July 28, 2011
    Posted at 9:30 AM
    Hubwoo (Euronext: HBW.NX), a leading global provider of Cloud Procurement solutions powered by SAP® software, today announced financial information for Q2 2011, in accordance with the "European Transparency Obligations Directive" financial disclosure requirements. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110202/MM41149LOGO) Greg Mark, Hubwoo CEO commented: "We are pleased at the Company's continued positive momentum on EBITDA profitability and the solid and scalable cost base that has been put in place. While H1 revenue growth was modest, the company operates from a solid foundation. With legacy ... read more
  • Posted at 9:29 AM
    IMC, Inc. today announced that EVP, Suresh Shenoy, and VP Technology, Atul Mathur, served as commissioners in the TechAmerica's Foundation recent release of recommendations from the Commission on the Leadership Opportunity in U.S. Deployment of the Cloud. The commission of 71 experts from industry and academia collaborated to draw the roadmap for the federal government's adoption of cloud computing and develop policy recommendations for continuing U.S. leadership in cloud innovation. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110323/PH70452LOGO ) "The TechAmerica assignment was an excellent exercise in public-private ... read more
  • Posted at 9:28 AM
    Social Fortress today announced the launch of their ground-breaking privacy platform for use on Google+, Facebook, Facebook mobile, Outlook, and Thunderbird. “This will change the way we protect ourselves from predators, identity theft, unwanted advertising, hackers, nosy neighbors, or bosses. It will prevent governments and corporations ... read more
  • Posted at 9:27 AM
    Sensus Healthcare is pleased to announce that the Prince of Wales Hospital in Hong Kong has become the first healthcare facility in the country to purchase and deploy an SRT-100(TM) non-invasive skin cancer treatment system. The SRT-100(TM) will provide the local patient community with the most effective, non-surgical, and pain free therapy modality to treat non-Melanoma Basal and Squamous Cell skin cancers, which account for the vast majority of all skin cancers. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110124/FL34943LOGO) "This is a groundbreaking event for MMTC. We ... read more
  • Posted at 9:26 AM
    The 2012 Design and Verification Conference (DVCon), sponsored by Accellera, is now accepting paper & panel abstract submissions and tutorial proposals. DVCon 2012 will be held February 27-March 1 at the DoubleTree Hotel in San Jose, California. Engineers are ... read more
  • Posted at 9:25 AM
    REHOVOT, Israel, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd. (NASDAQ: NVMI), provider of leading-edge stand-alone metrology and the market leader of integrated metrology solutions to the semiconductor process control market, today announced that its President and CEO, Mr. Gabi Seligsohn and Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Dror David, will both be present at the Oppenheimer 14th Annual Technology Conference. The conference will be taking place at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston. Mr. Seligsohn, Nova's ... read more
  • Posted at 9:16 AM
    Should Congress fail to raise the national debt ceiling by Aug. 2, The American Legion says the paychecks of servicemembers must not be sacrificed. "We visited this same issue last April when the federal government narrowly averted a shutdown," said Jimmie L. Foster, national commander of The American Legion. "At that time, we urged Congress not to default on payments to our troops, and we are urging the same course of action again." Foster, a military retiree with 24 years of ... read more