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Wednesday, August 1, 2012

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    PURE Bioscience (NASDAQ: PURE), today announced that with 86% of shares outstanding voted at its annual meeting of stockholders convened July 31, 2012, Gregory Barnhill, Dennis Brovarone, John Carbone, MD, Michael Krall, Paul Maier and Donna Singer were re-elected to the Company’s Board of Directors, all ... read more
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    Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: VTSS), a leading provider of advanced IC solutions for Carrier and Enterprise networks, extended its family of low power, multi-protocol, adaptive retimers with the VSC7227 signal conditioner. Supporting data rates from 155 Mbps to 14.1 ... read more
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    Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ:CY) today announced that YUAN, a leading audio/video equipment manufacturer in Taiwan, has selected Cypress’s EZ-USB® FX3™ controller for its UB530 USB 3.0 high-definition (HD) video capture box. The UB530 stores video input from a variety of sources, ... read more
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    VeriFone Systems, Inc. (NYSE: PAY) will release its financial results for the third quarter of fiscal 2012 after the market closes on September 5, 2012. The management of VeriFone will host a conference call to review the financial results ... read more
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    Today, Rackspace® (NYSE: RAX), the service leader in cloud computing, announced the unlimited availability of Cloud Databases and Cloud Servers powered by OpenStack, along with a powerful and elegant new Control Panel. These solutions, backed by Rackspace’s renowned Fanatical Support®, further expand ... read more
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    Blue Calypso, Inc. (OTCBB: BCYP), a leader in digital word-of-mouth marketing, announced today that the company has filed a patent infringement complaint against Groupon (GRPN) for infringement of Blue Calypso’s United States Patent Nos. 7,664,516 and 8,155,679. ... read more
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    Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK): WHAT:   ... read more
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    MyLife.com® ("MyLife"), a site that enables over 60 million members to find new connections on the web and manage all their social and email accounts in one place, today announced the launch of the MyLife Social Dashboard, available on the Web and for mobile on both ... read more
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    Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT) announced today that it has acquired the operating assets of the electronic components distribution business of C.R.G. Electronics Ltd. (CRG), an Israeli company. CRG is a distributor of high quality PC products and electronic components serving the Israeli electronics industry. The transaction has ... read more
  • AMRI Announces Second Quarter 2012 Results --- ALBANY, N.Y., Aug. 1, 2012
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    AMRI (NASDAQ: AMRI) today reported financial and operating results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120229/NY61160LOGO ) Financial and Operational Highlights for the second quarter include: -- $2.2 Million Improvement In Net Income, As Adjusted, To $1.7 Million Compared With Prior Year -- Generated Positive Free Cash Flow in Quarter -- Completed Relocation of Custom Library Synthesis Resources to India ... read more
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    Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ:JKHY) is a leading provider of technology solutions and payment processing services primarily for the financial services industry. Its Symitar(®) division today announced that $2.2 billion Northwest Federal Credit Union will convert to its Episys(®) core system in-house. The northern Virginia-based credit union, which has more than 120,000 members and was originally chartered to serve the CIA, had been on the same legacy core system since 1976. The system maintenance and programming requirements hindered Northwest ... read more
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    Quest Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: QSFT) In response to such trends as rampant growth of mission-critical data, the proliferation of virtualization and cloud within the data center, and the erosion of organizational tolerance for downtime, businesses large and small are ... read more
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    MyLife.com® ("MyLife") today announced the results of a commissioned survey of social media behavior, conducted online by Harris Interactive®. According to the 2012 Connecting and Communicating Online: State of Social Media study consumers’—that is, online adults in the U.S. who ... read more
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    Tapjoy, Inc. (www.tapjoy.com), a mobile advertising and publishing platform, today announced that it has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with SK Planet, an affiliate of SK Telecom, South Korea's largest telecommunications company, establishing a strategic alliance that will bring both companies further success in a rapidly growing mobile advertising market. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120801/SF50093) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120731/LA49747LOGO) As part of the alliance, Tapjoy expects to expand its global footprint through SK Planet's T Store, one of Korea's leading open-market app store, which has ... read more
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    Vonage Holdings Corp. (NYSE: VG), a leading provider of communications services connecting people through cloud-connected devices worldwide, announced results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012. Vonage reported adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization ("Adjusted EBITDA")(1) of $35 million, up from $32 million sequentially and down from the record high $44 million in the year ago quarter, reflecting the Company's previously stated plans to increase investment in its strategic growth initiatives. The Company incurred a loss from ... read more
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    Thefuture.fm, the Internet radio platform that provides listeners mixed music curated by the world's top DJs, today announced that it has hired three industry veterans to solidify its mission to provide consumers legal access to DJ music, while enabling DJs and brands to monetize the mixtape. Michael Wenzel, YouTube's previous lead frontend developer, becomes chief development officer; Nic Luciano is named the company's chief technology officer, coming on board as the former lead developer at GetGlue; and the company adds ... read more
  • GHX WebConnect Fuels Healthcare Efficiency at 2012 Olympics --- LOUISVILLE, Colo. and LONDON, Aug. 1, 2012
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    Healthcare supply chain leader Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX) is contributing to the Summer Olympic Games in London this year. The London Organizing Committee of the Olympics and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) is using GHX WebConnect to shop and place its healthcare supplies throughout the seven week event. GHX WebConnect is an online tool to create purchase orders and submit them electronically. And over the next six weeks, WebConnect is the hub for bandages, sutures, dressings and myriad of other medical supplies necessary ... read more
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    SimplyHired(®), the world's most comprehensive job site, today released its August 2012 Employment Outlook, which reports a 4.5 percent increase in nationwide job openings month-over-month and a 9.9 percent increase year-over-year. Nationwide job competition remained at a ratio of three unemployed persons for every one job opening. The August 2012 Employment Outlook highlights the job industry and employer trends in national and regional U.S. markets. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120625/MM29450LOGO-b) "With nationwide job openings increasing for the third month in a row, we see an ... read more
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    Yodlee, Inc., the industry's first financial cloud for global money management, continues to power innovation by partnering with entrepreneurs at top incubators and seed funds throughout the U.S. With Yodlee's patented Aggregation and Categorization Application Programming Interfaces (APIs), which provide permission-based access to users' bank, credit card, investment and loan accounts, startups can power a new era of personalized, interactive money management. Startups including 10Sheet (TechStars), Wallaby (MuckerLab), ReadyForZero (Y Combinator & 500 Startups), and Coinbase (Y Combinator) are using secure ... read more
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    HighJump Software, a global provider of supply chain management software, announced that its TrueCommerce EDI Solutions Group now offers a web-based (Software-as-a-Service) version of its market-leading EDI solution for users of Sage 100 ERP (formerly Sage ERP MAS 90 and 200) business management software. ... read more