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Thursday, January 10, 2013

  • myCharge Wins iLounge 2013 CES Best of Show Award --- LAS VEGAS & BIRMINGHAM, Mich.
    Posted at 8:15 AM
    myCharge, leaders in portable power for today’s mobile consumers, today was named an iLounge 2013 CES Best of Show Award Winner. At the 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), myCharge is previewing five new lifestyle collections, comprised of more than a dozen new products, designed for ... read more
  • Posted at 8:12 AM
    Spacenet Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (Nasdaq: GILT) and a leading provider of managed network services, will be showcasing its full suite of communication network solutions for retailers in its “Big Bandwidth Store” themed exhibit at National Retail Federation’s BIG Show ... read more
  • Posted at 8:07 AM
    The 2013 Dodge Dart GT is about to make its debut at the Detroit Auto Show, and Ingram Park CDJ, a leading Dodge dealer in San Antonio, is looking back at the current model's features and the success it brought to the dealership. Before the GT makes its way to Dodge dealerships in San Antonio and across the country, take a moment to revisit some of the 2013 Dodge Dart's best elements. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130110/CG40551) With a choice of three distinct ... read more
  • Posted at 8:01 AM
    Today the American Red Cross will begin offering an online version of its "Coping with Deployments" course, which is designed to promote resilience in families supporting the military deployment of a loved one. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090108/RedCrossLOGO) "After introducing the original instructor-led course in 2008 and seeing how it has helped military families, we're pleased to be able to offer this course online so that more people can benefit," said Sherri Brown, senior vice president of Red Cross Service to the Armed ... read more
  • Posted at 8:00 AM
    VoltDelta Service Provider Solutions, the leading resource for Directory Assistance service to telecommunication providers in North America and throughout the world announced today that a 100% accuracy metric has been achieved within an independent accuracy audit conducted by Quality Management Group (Qmg). This Database Quality Audit ... read more
  • Esri Press Publishes Python Scripting for ArcGIS --- REDLANDS, Calif., Jan. 10, 2013
    Posted at 8:00 AM
    Python Scripting for ArcGIS is a technical guide that provides a clear, step-by-step process for the creation of Python scripts to enhance ArcGIS 10.1 capabilities. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110425/LA88950LOGO) "Python scripting is a fundamental tool for GIS professionals to extend the functionality of ArcGIS and automate workflows," says author Paul A. Zandbergen. "You can use it to modify the existing capabilities of ArcGIS and create new ones." Python Scripting for ArcGIS is a guide for experienced users of ArcGIS ... read more
  • Posted at 8:00 AM
    Span-America Medical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPAN) announced that it plans to release its fiscal 2013 first quarter results on Thursday, January 31, 2013, after the regular close of trading. The company will conduct a conference call at 10:00 a.m. ET on Friday, February 1, 2013, to review the Company's financial and operating results for the first quarter ended December 29, 2012. A live broadcast of the conference call will be available online at www.spanamerica.com under investor ... read more
  • Posted at 8:00 AM
    Streetline, Inc. today announced that it has closed $25 million in Series C financing led by True Ventures, and new investors Citi and Qualcomm Incorporated, acting through its venture investment group, Qualcomm Ventures. Pro-rata follow-on investments were made by Sutter Hill Ventures, RockPort Capital Partners, and Fontinalis Partners to complete the round. The Series C financing augments the $25 million credit facility Streetline recently secured from Citi that enables the company to offer innovative financing options for municipalities deploying smart ... read more
  • New Speakers Added To 2013 D.I.C.E. Summit Line-Up --- CALABASAS, Calif., Jan. 10, 2013
    Posted at 8:00 AM
    The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) today confirmed a new round of speakers for the 2013 D.I.C.E. (Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain) Summit, which will be held at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Las Vegas, Feb. 5-8, 2013. This line-up of industry luminaries will tackle topics shaping the future of interactive entertainment - from building a mobile blockbuster to the evolution of gaming. Speakers at the annual D.I.C.E. Summit have historically set the tone for what's to come ... read more
  • Posted at 8:00 AM
    MALVERN, PA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/10/13 -- Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. (NYSE: VSH) today introduced 19 new automotive-grade FRED Pt® and HEXFRED® Hyperfast and Ultrafast rectifiers and soft recovery diodes in DPAK, TO-220, D(2)PAK, TO-262, TO-247, and modified TO-247 packages. Combining extremely fast and soft recovery characteristics with low forward voltage drop and low leakage current, the new devices reduce switching losses and EMI/RFI in high-frequency full hybrid and mild hybrid vehicle systems and HID lighting. The AEC-Q101-qualified devices released today ... read more
  • Posted at 8:00 AM
    SAN MATEO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/10/13 -- DataStax, the company that powers the apps that transform business, today announced DataStax Community Edition 1.2, the latest version of Apache Cassandra™, the massively scalable open-source NoSQL database. The new release comes with a free edition of DataStax OpsCenter, the #1 visual management and monitoring solution in use today for Cassandra, which enables developers to manage and monitor their Cassandra clusters in point-and-click fashion from any location and from nearly any ... read more
  • Posted at 8:00 AM
    ACTON, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/10/13 -- Hal Conklin today assumed the role of vice president of sales and marketing at Carbon Design Systems™ Inc. (www.carbondesignsystems.com), the leading supplier of virtual platform and secure model solutions. Conklin reports to Richard Lucier, Carbon's president and chief executive officer (CEO), and is charged with developing and managing Carbon's worldwide sales and marketing strategy. He succeeds Scott Seaton, now president and CEO of Oasys Design Systems, and will work from Carbon's corporate headquarters ... read more
  • Posted at 7:58 AM
    Exact, your trusted advisor and a leading provider of business solutions for small- to medium-sized (SMB) manufacturing and distribution companies, is announcing an addition to its Professional Services offering, the JobBOSS Blueprint Implementation Service. ... read more
  • Posted at 7:53 AM
    Rolta International, Inc. announced today that it has been awarded a $31 M+ contract, to be executed over the next two years, to provide consulting, systems integration and software services to the largest three-service municipal utility in the United States, Memphis Light Gas and Water (MLGW). This award includes the customization, implementation and deployment of Oracle's E-Business Suite R12, Telvent's ArcFM software and PowerPlan's suite of asset-centric accounting solutions. The project includes the full range of Oracle E-Business ... read more
  • Posted at 7:53 AM
    Oisin Hanrahan, Founder of Handybook, a startup that provides quick and reliable household service provider booking, last night hosted the inaugural meeting of the NY Digital Irish, bringing together nearly one hundred Irish individuals from organizations like General Assembly, HBO, Time Inc., Google, Audible and the New York Times. The group gathered in Handybook's New York City office, located in the Puck Building in SOHO, to discuss growing tech companies in NYC and network with digital media influencers and their ... read more
  • Posted at 7:51 AM
    Boeing (NYSE: BA) has rolled out the first 777 to be built at the increased production rate of 8.3 per month, or 100 airplanes per year. The airplane is a 777 Freighter that will be delivered in February to Korean Air. The production increase began in October when the first airplane parts entered the Everett factory. Planning for the increased rate has been in work for almost a year. "As we built the first airplane at the new rate, we saw some ... read more
  • Posted at 7:50 AM
    JouleX, a leading innovator in enterprise energy management systems for data centers, distributed office environments, and facilities, today announced that it continues to strengthen and grow its JouleX-Ready(TM) technology partner program, increasing the number of partners more than fivefold since its introduction in May. JouleX partners with a variety of vendors to extend the reach of their offerings to address customers' energy-management needs by validating the interoperability of their technology with the JouleX Energy Manager (JEM) platform. Pike Research sees ... read more
  • Posted at 7:48 AM
    Clearside Biomedical, Inc., a privately held ophthalmic company developing and commercializing targeted therapeutics for the treatment of sight threatening diseases, announced today that the standard 30-day review period by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) relating to Clearside’s Investigational New Drug (IND) Application for CLS1001 ... read more
  • Posted at 7:48 AM
    NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry's leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP software suites, today announced that a host of leading hardware and software providers have announced support for NetSuite Retail Anywhere as a component of NetSuite SuiteCommerce, the industry's first integrated cloud business suite for multi-channel retailers. NetSuite's partnership with these innovative technology and service providers for retailers extends NetSuite's retail capabilities deeper into retail and supply planning, payment processing, point of sale (POS) hardware and more. The ... read more
  • Posted at 7:47 AM
    Halfpenny Technologies has selected Patient Engagement Systems’ (PES) platform as a feature enhancement to its ITF-HUB solution, a cloud-based clinical data exchange solution enabling health plans to access members’ clinical data from a wide variety of hospital and commercial labs through only one data connection. The ... read more