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Thursday, August 11, 2011

  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    Infogroup, the leading provider of targeted high-value sales and marketing data, market intelligence and innovative digital engagement solutions, today announced that WhitePages, the largest and most trusted online directory, has selected Infogroup’s premium local search content to be included in ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    Otelco Inc. (NASDAQ: OTT)(TSX: OTT.un), a wireline telecommunication services provider in Alabama, Maine, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Hampshire and West Virginia, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a distribution of $0.42 per Income Deposit Security (each an “IDS”), which will be made on September 30, 2011, ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    Liaison Technologies (formerly nuBridges, Inc.), a global provider of cloud-based integration, data management and data security services and solutions, announced today that its Liaison Protect™ Format Preserving Tokenization™ and key management solutions have successfully passed a Payment Application Data Security ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    NASA has awarded grants to four universities and their partner institutions that serve large numbers of minority and underrepresented students to strengthen programs in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The grants total approximately $600,000 and are provided through NASA's Curriculum Improvement Partnership Award for the Integration of Research (CIPAIR) project. Scientists and educators from the academic community, private industry, the National Science Foundation and NASA selected the awardees after reviewing proposals. The four institutions and their partners ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    A biochemical pathway long associated with diarrhea and intestinal function may provide a new therapeutic target for treating ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) other neuropsychiatric disorders, according to a team of scientists from China and the United States reporting Aug. 11 in Science. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110406/MM79025LOGO ) Scientists have for the last quarter century studied the intestinal membrane receptor protein, guanylyl cyclase-C (GC-C) for its role in diarrheal disease and other intestinal functions, according to Mitchell Cohen, M.D., U.S. author on ... read more
  • Posted at 10:57 AM
    Latitude Solutions, Inc. ("LSI" or the "Company"), trading symbol OTC: LATI, announced today that V. Ray Harlow, who has served as Latitude Energy Services, LLC's CEO, has been named as Chief Operating Officer of Latitude Solutions, Inc. Harvey Kaye, Chief Executive Officer for LSI stated, "With the increasing scope of the Company's operations across its various market segments, oil & gas, mining & industrial and maritime, the need for the coordination of operations at the corporate level is now ... read more
  • Posted at 10:56 AM
    NJVC®, one of the largest information technology solutions (IT) providers supporting the Department of Defense, announces its lineup for the DISA Customer and Industry Forum 2011, Aug. 15 – 18 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore. ... read more
  • Posted at 10:55 AM
    Doctors participating in Aetna’s Florida network have two new tools in their virtual black bags: alerts to opportunities to improve care and e-prescribing services through a smartphone or tablet. The mobile alerts and e-prescribing services, supported by NaviNet Mobile ... read more
  • Posted at 10:55 AM
    ChaCha, the #1 free real-time question-and-answer service, has emerged as a top destination for curious multi-tasking users to interact with entertainment content in real time. During FOX’s Teen Choice Awards on Sunday, August 7, ChaCha.com saw dramatic increases in traffic with interactive online galleries and ... read more
  • Posted at 10:55 AM
    Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announces the successful testing of the state-of-the-art Upper Stage Engine Technology (USET) Hydrogen Turbopump Assembly (TPA) at the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), Edwards Air Force Base, Calif. Aerojet and its teammate, Florida Turbine Technologies Inc. (FTT), Jupiter, Fla. designed, manufactured, assembled and delivered the turbopump assembly to the AFRL test facility and successfully demonstrated steady state operation at 100 percent power. The USET TPA has undergone 19 tests to date with testing scheduled to ... read more
  • Posted at 10:50 AM
    Repligen Corporation (NASDAQ: RGEN) announced today that Robert A. Spurr has joined the Company as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing and Chief Commercial Officer. Mr. Spurr brings to Repligen more than 25 years of commercial experience in the sales and marketing of imaging and ... read more
  • Posted at 10:47 AM
    Pentwater Capital Management today submitted a letter to the Board of Directors of Leap Wireless. Full text of the letter can be found below. August 11, 2011 ... read more
  • Posted at 10:44 AM
    Chris and Melitsa Waage, founders of Hair Society, today officially launched HairSociety.com, a new online resource fully devoted to the hair industry, serving as an exclusive beauty salon, hair stylist and product manufacturer-business networking and information platform. In order to secure its place as the leading online resource for the hair industry, the Waages invested more than four years of research, technology and development into HairSociety.com. The result is an all-inclusive virtual home for hair professionals that serve the hair industry. "After ... read more
  • Posted at 10:43 AM
    Within just two weeks of its open beta period, more than a million players have logged in to Facebook to play Nexon’s MapleStory Adventures, according to AppData.com. The side-scrolling action massively multiplayer online game (MMOG) marks Nexon’s progression into the social gaming territory with one of ... read more
  • Posted at 10:42 AM
    Diversified Medical Equipment & Supplies Corporation (DMES, Inc.), a leading medical supply company servicing the long-term care and home care sectors since 1994, today announced that the company's online medical supply store has more than doubled in size since its 2009 inception. A recent addition to the company's portfolio, www.dmes.com has grown to become a significant source of revenue for DMES, Inc. Customers are able to get the same quality products they would have access to in hospitals and institutional ... read more
  • MetaStock Announces 2011 MetaStock Conference --- SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 11, 2011
    Posted at 10:39 AM
    MetaStock announced today the 2011 MetaStock Conference will be in Las Vegas, Nevada on October 15-16, 2011. The fifth annual MetaStock Conference focuses on helping attendees gain a better understanding of market trends and how to identify, read, and make better trades using them. Another area of emphasis will focus on using technical analysis indicators properly and avoiding misleading signals. "With four years behind us, we've really reached our stride and expect this conference to be the best yet," said Scott ... read more
  • Posted at 10:31 AM
    Northstar Electronics, Inc. (OTCBB:NEIK) announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, Northstar Network Ltd. (NNL), has been awarded additional contract work on the Canadian Halifax Class, Frigate Upgrade Program from L-3 MAPPS (NYSE:LLL) totaling US$450,000. The new work is part ... read more
  • Posted at 10:31 AM
    Newly-published results from a series of colchicine safety studies provide physicians with the first evidence-based dosing guidance for colchicine when co-administered with certain commonly prescribed drugs, helping doctors and patients avoid serious and potentially life-threatening drug-drug interactions. The study results, published in a paper titled "Evidence Basis of a Novel Colchicine Dose Reduction Algorithm to Predict and Prevent Colchicine Toxicity in the Presence of P-gp/CYP450 3A4 Inhibitors," appear in the August issue of Arthritis & Rheumatism, the journal of the ... read more
  • Posted at 10:30 AM
    PortVision®, a leading provider of business intelligence solutions for the maritime industry, today announced an agreement with the Gulf Intracoastal Canal Association (GICA) that will enable the organization’s members to view GICA waterway alerts and related notices in the web-based ... read more
  • Posted at 10:30 AM
    The City of St. Louis Park today announced it will launch a program this Saturday to help provide residents with some relief from the high cost of prescription medications. Through the program - sponsored by the National League of Cities (NLC) - the City is making free prescription discount cards available to city residents. The discount cards offer city residents an average of 23 percent savings off the retail price of prescription medications. The NLC Prescription Discount Card can be ... read more