Revolution Analytics, the leading commercial provider of software and
support for the popular open
source R statistics language, today announced a global sponsorship
program to support the continued growth of R user groups around the
world. Chicago, Los Angeles and New York R User Groups are ... read more
Today, Orange Grove announced the first of what will be continuous enhancements to their online school performance management platform. Orange Grove was developed by a team of Michigan educators who believe these most recent enhancements to the system could transform how Michigan schools approach their school improvement activities.
"The latest enhancements to Orange Grove get us much, much closer to supporting a continuous model of school improvement, which is what we're hearing educators around the state say they need," said ... read more
TigerLogic Corporation (Nasdaq: TIGR) today announced the launch of PostPost in the Google Chrome Web Store. PostPost, a real-time Facebook newspaper, makes it easier to see, skim, and learn from your Facebook newsfeed by organizing posts into a familiar, easy-to-read tabloid layout.
"PostPost is one of a new breed of web apps that is redefining the user experience for consuming media, and we thought the obvious next step was to add PostPost as a Chrome web app, with additional user interface ... read more
JAGTAG (www.jagtag.com), the U.S. leader in mobile 2D barcode advertising, today announced that it will launch the first mobile marketing campaign for Amstel Light, the country's leading imported light beer, to celebrate the fifth annual Amstel Light Burger Bash at the Food Network South Beach Wine & Food Festival presented by Food & Wine. Amstel Light's first mobile campaign will enable consumers to enter a mobile sweepstakes for the chance to win a trip to Burger Bash® 2011, hosted by ... read more
Elemental Technologies, the leading provider of massively parallel video processing solutions, today announced the appointment of Kevin O'Hara to its board of directors. O'Hara is the former president and co-founder of Level 3 Communications and brings more than twenty years of experience in network communications and IP video delivery to Elemental's board. The company also announced the addition of Citrix Systems, Inc., a leading provider of virtual computing solutions that helps companies deliver IT as an on-demand service, ... read more
Marshall Larsen, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Goodrich Corporation (NYSE: GR), will address the Barclays Capital Third Annual Industrial Select Conference on Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011, in Miami. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 1:55 p.m. Eastern time.
A live audio webcast will be available on www.goodrich.com -- see "Barclays Capital Conf." link. Following the conference, the archived webcast will be available for replay. A slide presentation will be used during the conference and will ... read more
The U.S. Navy achieved a critical milestone with the successful testing of the Next Generation Navigation System (NAVDDX) produced by Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), prime contractor for mission systems equipment for the DDG 1000-class destroyer.
NAVDDX is a modern open architecture solution for distributing navigation and high-precision time data to ship mission systems. The open architecture design provides the flexibility and commonality to be easily integrated into the DDG 1000 class and other ship platforms, including new construction and modernization ... read more
PDR Network, The Doctors Company and other professional liability carriers and their partners today announced a new national "Know the Label" campaign to improve drug and patient safety in the United States. At the center of the campaign is a new online service where physicians can earn free continuing medical education ("CME") credits by reading or reviewing the full FDA-approved labeling for the most commonly prescribed drugs. The new service is being delivered to all U.S. physicians and other healthcare ... read more
Mederma®, the doctor- and pharmacist-recommended brand for stretch marks and scars, today announced the results of the inaugural Wear Your Skin Proudly(TM) survey, conducted by Harris Interactive®. The survey found that women's happiness and confidence in their own skin is largely attributed to their life experiences and accomplishments, and less so to skin imperfections in the form of scars and stretch marks. However, most women also agree that improving such visual imperfections can go a long way to increasing overall ... read more
Franchise-based companies have sought for years to create corporate marketing campaigns with a local, and even personal, feel. Saepio, a leading provider of marketing technology for corporations with distributed marketing networks, and Valuevine, the provider of social media and location-based marketing software to premier retail brands, have joined forces to enable marketers to incorporate social media engagement into all marketing campaigns and truly engage each customer in a direct dialogue with the brand.
Marketers utilizing the joint solution ... read more
MegaPath Inc., one of the leading providers of managed data, voice, and security services in North America, today announced the appointment of Chris Gellos as Senior Vice President of Sales. In this role, he will oversee the strategic direction and management of the Company's direct and channel sales operations. A telecommunications veteran with over 20 years experience, Gellos brings to MegaPath a proven track record of building high performing sales organizations in both direct and channel sales.
Prior to his new ... read more
For Internet users, it has been a decade of exciting online advances
that allow people to communicate, share information and conduct business
in ways that were never before possible. However, cybercrime has also
flourished over the last decade, growing by double digits year after
year, and ... read more
Conference, the world’s leading information security conferences and
expositions, today announced the top 10 finalists for its "Most
Innovative Company at RSA Conference 2011" contest, part of its half-day
Innovation Sandbox program, held on Monday, February 14. This year’s
... read more
Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MCHP), a leading provider of
microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced that
Microchip and CEO Steve Sanghi won top honors from some of the most
prestigious national and Arizona business organizations. Additionally,
the Company received ... read more
RainDance Technologies, Inc., the leading provider of microdroplet-based
solutions for single molecule and single cell analysis, today announced
that it has closed a Series D financing round of $37.5 million.
The financing was co-led by new investor Quaker BioVentures and existing
... read more
MasterCard (NYSE:MA) and Telefónica announced today a joint venture to
lead the development of mobile financial solutions in 12 countries in
Latin America where Telefónica is present with the Movistar®
brand. This is a first-of-a-kind initiative where a payments and
telecommunications company partner to create a ... read more
Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALNY), a leading RNAi
therapeutics company, today announced that The Committee for Orphan
Medicinal Products (COMP) within the European Medicines Agency (EMA)
adopted a positive opinion for ALN-TTR01 designation as an orphan
medicinal product for the treatment of familial amyloidotic
... read more
To expand its growing global video game streaming service, Playcast Media Systems Ltd. announced today that it has raised $10 million in Series B financing from MK Capital, a Chicago/Los Angeles-based venture fund specializing in digital media, and JVP, a leading Israeli venture capital firm focused on media, technology and content. Existing shareholders Xenia Venture Capital and C.Mer Industries also participated in the round. Playcast, a provider of AAA quality video-game streaming channels to multi-system operators (MSOs) and ... read more
For the second straight year, CombineNet, Inc., the advanced sourcing technology company, has been recognized by Food Logistics magazine as a Top 100 Technology Solution and Service Provider. Each year, the editors of Food Logistics magazine recognize 100 technology solution and service providers that help food, beverage and CPG companies gain a competitive logistical advantage and reach their business goals.
According to Food Logistics, the goal with the FL100 is to highlight a broad range of technology solutions and services ... read more
Exagen Diagnostics, Inc., a specialty diagnostics laboratory that discovers, develops and markets proprietary tests, announced today the completion of the company's office expansion at the University of New Mexico Science and Technology Park. The expansion, which includes new space for both offices and a laboratory, allows Exagen to accommodate growing test volume for its gastroenterology products and the transition of the company's newly acquired rheumatology diagnostic products to Albuquerque.
"We are pleased to see the rapid adoption of our gene expression ... read more