General Dynamics Electric Boat today delivered the nuclear-powered attack submarine Missouri (SSN-780) to the U.S. Navy in a record 65 months and eight percent under target cost. Electric Boat is a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD).
The 65-month delivery schedule beat the previous best for a Virginia-class submarine by five months. In addition, Missouri required 600,000 fewer labor hours to finish than the last submarine delivered at Electric Boat, USS New Hampshire (SSN-778).
At its float off last November, ... read more
Trident Microsystems, Inc. (Nasdaq: TRID), a leader in high-performance semiconductor system solutions for the connected home, today announced results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2010. The second quarter included the full benefit of the TV and Set-Top Box product lines acquired from NXP in February 2010.
For the quarter, the company reported net revenues of $171.6 million, which compares with $90.4 million in the prior sequential quarter and $14.9 million in the quarter ended June 30, 2009. ... read more
Cardiac Science Corporation (Nasdaq: CSCX), a global leader in automated external defibrillator (AED) and diagnostic cardiac monitoring devices, today announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2010.
Revenue for the second quarter of 2010 was $36.1 million, approximately equal to second quarter 2009 revenue. The Company's net loss of $18.5 million included a charge of $11.0 million associated with the Company's previously announced plan to replace AEDs used by certain first responders and medical providers. ... read more
Cadence Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: CADX), a biopharmaceutical company focused on in-licensing, developing and commercializing proprietary product candidates principally for use in the hospital setting, today announced that it will release its second quarter ended June 30, 2010 financial results after the market closes on Thursday, August 5, 2010.
Cadence management will host a conference call and live webcast to discuss the financial results on Thursday, August 5 at 1:30 pm Pacific Time (4:30 pm Eastern Time). Interested investors may participate ... read more
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/29/10 -- NetBase, the Insight Discovery Company, announced that Kip Knight was elected to NetBase's board of directors at their meeting today.
"I am extremely pleased Kip Knight has joined NetBase's board at a key time in the company's growth," said Jonathan Spier, CEO, NetBase. "Having served as the head of marketing for many highly recognized consumer brands, Kip brings a wealth of domain experience and a deep understanding of our market. His ... read more
HeartWare International, Inc. (Nasdaq: HTWR, ASX: HIN), a leading innovator of less invasive, miniaturized circulatory support technologies that are revolutionizing the treatment of advanced heart failure, today announced that CEO Doug Godshall is scheduled to make an investor presentation at the Wedbush Securities 2010 Life Sciences Best Ideas Conference on Tuesday, August 3, at 1:00 pm EDT. The conference is being held August 3, at the Le Parker Meridien Hotel in New York City.
A live webcast of the Company's ... read more
Aethlon Medical, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: AEMD), the pioneer in developing therapeutic filtration devices to address infectious disease and cancer, disclosed today that the video of a presentation given on July 21st by Aethlon Chairman and CEO Jim Joyce is now available to be accessed online at:
The presentation was recorded during the RedChip Elite Equities Conference held at the NASDAQ Marketplace in New York City.
About Aethlon Medical
At Aethlon Medical, we create revolutionary devices to address infectious disease and cancer. Our ... read more
SAN FRANCISCO, July 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --- Troy Love is a man on a mission.
This Sunday, Love will cross the Golden Gate Bridge and begin riding his bicycle east through San Francisco. Over the next 52 days, Love will ride about 3,785 miles to Yorktown, Va., raising awareness and funds for solar-powered Audio Bibles, called Proclaimers.
A Proclaimer is a dedicated audio player that can be used in the world's most remote and rugged locations. ... read more
JAZD Markets, the leader in online B2B directory-driven marketplace
platforms, announced the formation of a technology content partnership
with Technology Business Research, Inc. (TBR). The partnership will
provide the JAZD Marketplaces, in over nine vertical industries, with an
unparalleled resource for timely and accurate market research ... read more
Kewill (LSE: KWL), a leading provider of solutions that simplify
global trade and logistics, today announced the release of Kewill
Reverse Logistics 2.0. Kewill Reverse Logistics is offered as a SaaS
solution which allows customers to rapidly implement and deliver
increased savings more quickly.
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The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) says children and pets should not come in contact with Evamist, a topical drug for women used in the treatment of hot flashes caused by menopause.
The agency also wants consumers to take precautions to ensure that children and pets do not make contact with skin where Evamist has been sprayed.
Learn how to avoid risks for children and pets when using Evamist at http://www.fda.gov/ForConsumers/ConsumerUpdates/ucm220217.htm
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Recovering lost data, email or files is paramount for today's corporations to maintain business continuity and to meet regulatory compliance requirements. TekVault Corporation (www.tekvault.com) a Rockaway, NJ regulatory compliance consultancy announces its partnership with Iron Mountain as a value added reseller (VAR). The addition of Iron Mountain products and services enables TekVault to offer the complete lifecycle of backup and recovery services by providing the proof of recovery as part of the backup service.
The TekVault partnership with Iron ... read more
Moody’s Analytics, a leader in risk management solutions, today
announced the release of RiskFrontier 2.5, an update to its portfolio
management and economic capital solution for banks, corporations,
insurance companies and asset management firms. The update includes a
new trade optimization feature that allows portfolio managers ... read more
After U.S. Representatives Rick Boucher (D-VA-9) and Cliff Stearns (R-FL-6) introduced the Voluntary Incentive Auctions Act of 2010, CTIA-The Wireless Association® President and CEO Steve Largent released the following statement:
"We are pleased that Congressmen Boucher and Stearns agree with us that there is a looming spectrum crisis. In order to meet Americans' growing demand for advanced wireless services, additional spectrum must be brought to market. We look forward to working to achieve that objective so that America's wireless ... read more
REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/29/10 -- Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL)
In order to maintain a competitive edge in the communications and media industries, several prominent service providers and media companies are leveraging Oracle Incentive Compensation, a key component of the Oracle E-Business Suite, to hire and retain the best salespeople, ensure accuracy in incentive payouts and quickly adjust business plans based on changing market dynamics.
Oracle Incentive Compensation Customer Details
Cox Communications, the nation's third-largest cable television company, implemented ... read more
International Corporation N.V. (NASDAQ and TASE: SPNS) ("Sapiens" or
"Company"), a member of the Formula (NASDAQ: FORTY and TASE: FORT) Group,
today announced that one of its subsidiaries has received a claim submitted
to the arbitration court in Warsaw, Poland, from a former customer in Poland
claiming an amount of approximately EUR3.4 million. The claim relates to a
dispute regarding a project for such former customer more than two years ago.
Sapiens is at a very preliminary stage of reviewing the claim.
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Scottsdale Healthcare surgeon Robin Blackstone, MD is the new president-elect of the American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS), recognizing her leadership and expertise in the field of weight-loss surgery.
Blackstone, who will serve as president-elect until becoming president at the June 2011 ASMBS annual meeting, is medical director of the Scottsdale Healthcare Bariatric Center.
One of the nation's leading bariatric surgeons, she has helped more than 2,900 patients manage obesity and related medical problems through minimally invasive ... read more
Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) today announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval of two spinal cord stimulation (SCS) leads for use with its Precision Plus(TM) Spinal Cord Stimulator System, the world's first rechargeable SCS device for the management of chronic pain of the trunk and/or limbs. The Linear(TM) 3-4 and Linear(TM) 3-6 Percutaneous Leads offer wider contact spacing to expand the lead choices available to physicians. The Company plans to launch the products immediately in the U.S.; ... read more
TRX, Inc. (www.trx.com) (Other OTC: TRXI), a world-leading provider of travel technology, process automation, consulting and data services, today announced its participation in a special National Business Travel Association (NBTA) task force focused on the management of airline ancillary fees.
According to US Department of Transportation statistics, US airlines generated $1.86 billion in revenue from ancillary fees in the first quarter of 2010, up 33% from last year. Based on the belief that corporate buyers need increased transparency to understand the ... read more
Leadership changes underway at the California Independent System
Operator Corporation (ISO) reflect the emerging digital grid and help
prepare the nonprofit organization for the transformation of the power
industry. Today, ISO President and Chief Executive Officer Yakout
Mansour announced an executive realignment that supports a new ... read more