In conjunction with the NAB Show in Las Vegas, Verizon will host a panel, "Game Changing Economics: The Future of Digital Media," to discuss the challenges and opportunities associated with content-to-consumer experiences in today's connected world. J. Max Robins, vice president and executive director for The Paley Center for Media, will moderate the session featuring senior executives from CBS, Hearst Magazines, Rovi Corporation, Technicolor, Turner Broadcasting and Verizon.
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Lionbridge Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: LIOX), today announced that since January 2011, it has secured several new, multi-year, multi-million dollar relationships with leading organizations in the aerospace, media, life sciences, mobile and services industries and successfully expanded several existing client programs. Lionbridge estimates the value of the new relationships will total approximately $12-15 million annually once these programs have fully ramped. The new programs include:
-- A new agreement with a provider to a leading ... read more
Emerging Vision, Inc. (OTCBB – ISEE.OB) (the “Company”) (www.emergingvision.com)
a leading retailer and provider of eye care products and services,
announced today that, effective April 8, 2011, EMVI Acquisition Corp.,
the holder of greater than 90% of the Company’s capital stock will
effectuate a merger with ... read more
U.S. Bank’s Healthcare Payments group, a leading provider of employee
benefit spending programs, launched a mobile application to help its
customers manage their consumer driven healthcare (CDH) accounts – HSAs,
FSAs and HRAs – on the go. The application gives users the flexibility
to check their ... read more
HealthLeaders-InterStudy, a leading provider of managed care market
intelligence, reports that some health insurers in Illinois, Iowa,
Kansas and Missouri will have trouble meeting the minimum medical loss
ratio (MLR) requirements. According to the recent Heartland Health
Plan Analysis, as insurers in the Heartland region adapt ... read more
Ultimate Software (Nasdaq: ULTI), a
leading provider of unified human capital management (HCM) SaaS
solutions for global businesses, announced today that Concord
Hospitality Enterprises Company, a hotel management and development
company with a portfolio that includes more than 80 hotels in 20 states
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Luminex Corporation (Nasdaq: LMNX) has won a 2011 Medical Design Excellence Award in the category of In Vitro Diagnostics for its innovative MAGPIX® system. Introduced in 2010, MAGPIX is a compact, versatile laboratory analysis platform designed to improve productivity by delivering multiple highly accurate, reproducible results from a single sample.
MAGPIX can quickly detect and measure both proteins and nucleic acids (DNA and RNA) in a variety of sample types. It simultaneously performs up to 50 tests per sample, ... read more
SingleHop, a leading provider of on-demand web hosting solutions, today announced a key partnership with eBridge Marketing Solutions, a veteran Internet marketing agency based in Vancouver. The agreement allows for all resellers in Tandem, SingleHop's hosting reseller program, to receive $500 of free SEO strategy consulting from eBridge.
The SEO strategy consulting agreement is a continuation of SingleHop's steadfast commitment to help Tandem resellers grow. Through Tandem, SingleHop leverages its top technologies and deep industry relationships to offer resellers large discounts ... read more
The North Carolina Advocates for Justice (NCAJ) has launched a new Web site (www.ProtectingInjuredWorkers.com) to inform North Carolinians about potential legislation that will restrict their rights if injured on the job.
Legislative initiatives currently being discussed in North Carolina include:
-- Setting a cap on the compensation a worker can receive if injured on the
job, even if they can never return to work;
-- Giving ... read more
The Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy, or SOFIA, completed its first science flight Wednesday, April 6, using the German Receiver for Astronomy at Terahertz Frequencies (GREAT) scientific instrument. GREAT is a high-resolution far-infrared spectrometer that finely divides and sorts light into component colors for detailed analysis.
SOFIA is the only operational airborne observatory. It is a joint program between NASA and the German Aerospace Center (DLR). The observatory is a heavily modified Boeing 747SP aircraft carrying a reflecting telescope ... read more
SmallCapVoice.com, Inc. announced today that a new audio interview with Forex International Trading Corp. (the "Company") (OTCBB: FXIT), is now available. The interview can be heard at http://smallcapvoice.com/blog/4-6-11-audio-interview-with-forex-international-trading-corp-otcbb-fxit
SmallCapVoice.com is a recognized corporate investor relations firm, with clients nationwide, known for its ability to help emerging growth companies build a following among retail and institutional investors. SmallCapVoice.com utilizes its stock newsletter to feature its daily stock picks, audio interviews, as well as its clients' financial news releases. SmallCapVoice.com also offers individual ... read more
Jose Luis Rodriguez, President and CEO of Hispanic Information and Telecommunications Network (HITN), today announced that Dr. Veronica C. Garcia, former New Mexico Education Secretary, joins the organization as Senior Vice President and Chief Academic Officer. Garcia will lead the development of new education content and programs through multiplatform delivery.
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Rodriguez said, "The addition of Veronica to the executive team at HITN is a crucial part of our strategy to launch HITN into the next phase of ... read more
University of Kansas Hospital Authority (KUHA), today announced it
will implement the new PROmanager-Rx™ automated
medication dispensing system designed to increase accuracy, reduce
labor, and trim medication carrying costs. The PROmanager-Rx is the only
pharmacy robot that stores and ... read more
The 2011 NAB Show will include a Super Session led by media industry
experts Phil McKinney (vice president and chief technology officer of
the Personal Systems Group at HP) and Brian Cooley (senior commentator,
CNET) identifying the major consumer technology trends of the future.
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Governor Tom Corbett today ordered all U.S. and Pennsylvania flags at the Capitol Complex and at commonwealth facilities in Cumberland County to be flown at half-staff on Monday, April 11 in honor of U.S. Marine Cpl. Jonathan Faircloth, formerly of Mechanicsburg.
Faircloth, 22, died March 29 in a helicopter crash during a routine training exercise in Hawaii.
Flags should remain at half-staff until sunset on April 11, the day of Faircloth's funeral.
Media contact: Gary Miller, 717-783-1116
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UTC Fire & Security is marking the first anniversary of its acquisition of GE Security with a strong presence at the ISC West exhibition, highlighting its commitment to innovation and expanded portfolio of fire and security solutions for customers. UTC Fire & Security is a business unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX).
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"UTC is deeply committed to the fire and security industry as a core commercial business. Since 2003 and with the addition of GE Security, UTC ... read more
REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 04/07/11 -- Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL)
Gartner 2010 Worldwide RDBMS Market Share Reports 48.1 percent market share for Oracle based on total software revenue (*).
Oracle grew at 10.9 percent, exceeding both the industry average (9.9 percent) and the growth rates of its closest competitors.
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Embryo Donation International (EDI), one of the few private, non-faith-based, non-discriminatory embryo donation facilities in the United States, officially announces the launch of its new website, www.EmbryoDonation.com.
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EDI is a subdivision of Specialists In Reproductive Medicine & Surgery, P.A. (SRMS), which has been providing embryo donation for 10 years. EDI accepts embryos from around the world giving donors the chance to give an amazing gift to others suffering from infertility while simultaneously providing these recipients an opportunity to build ... read more
SOAPware, Inc., an industry leader in electronic health record (EHR) software, announced today that SOAPware 2011, Certified for 2011/2012 Stage 1 Meaningful Use as a Complete EHR product, is now available for commercial release. SOAPware 2011 is one of only a handful of complete EHR products that are now commercially available.
SOAPware 2011 is also one of a select few EHR products certified for the full spectrum of all 44 clinical quality measures as specified by the Centers for Medicare & ... read more
Today, the House Subcommittee on Healthcare and Technology held a
hearing on The Creating Jobs Through Small Business Innovation Act of
2011, a bill that would reauthorize the Small Business Innovation
Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs,
which help fund small innovative companies ... read more