DPC DATA, provider of information solutions to municipal bond traders, advisors and investors, today announced that St. Louis-based BAM Advisor Services, which provides back-office support for more than 120 independent Registered Investment Advisor firms across the country, is the first RIA-supporting firm to integrate MuniPOINTS® and MuniGUARD® News into its operations.
"Both these solutions make good sense operationally and support our best practices in municipal bond portfolio management. With MuniGUARD News, we can access the most timely news available regarding local ... read more
NASA today released version 2.0 of its Open Government Plan, which includes a flagship initiative to build a new web architecture and a renewed focus on open data sharing, open source development and a variety of technology acceleration efforts.
The plan also features a directory of more than 100 participatory, collaborative and transparent projects, offering citizens opportunities to understand, support and engage with the agency. Throughout the next year, NASA will continue to add projects to the directory.
NASA's ... read more
SCOLR Pharma, Inc. (OTCQB: SCLR) announced today that RedHill Biopharma Ltd., which has licensed the exclusive worldwide rights to use SCOLR's patented technology to develop an extended release version of the anti-emetic drug ondansetron (brand name Zofran®), has received positive preliminary results in a pharmacokinetic (PK) study comparing its version of ondansetron with Zofran®. RedHill said that, assuming the final clinical study report supports the preliminary findings, it will consider filing an application with the FDA for US marketing ... read more
NJOY, America's most popular electronic cigarette brand, announced today that it has received a $20 million investment from Catterton Partners, the leading consumer-focused private equity firm. The investment, which is being made by Catterton Growth Partners, L.P., will be used to accelerate NJOY's brand awareness, growth and other business development opportunities.
"NJOY and Catterton are a terrific fit, as both companies are the 'Gold Standard' in their respective businesses," said Craig Weiss, President and CEO of NJOY. ... read more
Novo Nordisk received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to update the product label for Victoza(®) (liraglutide [rDNA origin] injection) to include data showing superior blood sugar control when compared to Januvia(®) (sitagliptin). Victoza(®) also provided greater weight reduction. Both products were taken in combination with metformin in adults with type 2 diabetes.
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The update also includes data demonstrating the safety and efficacy of adding basal ... read more
OppsPlace.com announced today that CSX has joined as a corporate charter member to increase diversity and inclusion within their talent and supplier procurement selection pools. CSX joins a list of corporations from around the country each with a commitment to business solutions aimed at creating employment and business opportunities within the minority community.
"OppsPlace was created as an online network to connect minority professionals and minority businesses to large U.S. corporations," said Robert L. Johnson, founder and chairman of ... read more
OppsPlace.com announced today that Capital One Financial Corporation has joined as a corporate charter member to increase diversity and inclusion within their talent and supplier procurement selection pools. Capital One Financial Corporation joins a list of corporations from around the country each with a commitment to business solutions aimed at creating employment and business opportunities within the minority community.
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"OppsPlace was created as an online network to connect minority professionals and minority businesses to large U.S. corporations," ... read more
UL, a world leader in advancing safety, has acquired EduNeering, the leading provider of compliance and training solutions for the life and health sciences sector, from Kaplan Inc., a leading international provider of educational and career services. The addition of EduNeering significantly enhances the online training and software offerings of UL's Knowledge Services business unit with a solution focused on pharmaceuticals, medical devices, clinical research education and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) inspection and enforcement.
EduNeering features governance, risk ... read more
After over two years of serving New York area motion media creatives by
offering breaking news, product reviews and profiles, NYC Production &
Post News (available at www.nycppnews.com)
announces its launch of a new version of the site designed for viewing
on iPads, smartphones as well ... read more
REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 04/09/12 -- Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL)
Gartner 2011 Worldwide RDBMS Market Share Reports 48.8 percent market share for Oracle based on total software revenue (*).
Oracle grew at 18 percent, exceeding both the industry average (16.3 percent) and the growth rates of its closest competitors.
Oracle's RDBMS is more than the next four competitors in the report combined.
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DATA, Inc., a leading IT professional services provider and a
regional operating unit of the Japan-based NTT DATA Corporation with
operations in North America and global delivery from India, today
announced the formation of a new business unit devoted to cloud
... read more
DDB New York has launched the "I Care" button, the product of a creative pro bono project that caters to the impassioned discussions about global issues across social networks. Facebook's 'Like' button, intended to show interest in a status update or post, can often seem inappropriate when applied to tragic current events or controversial social causes. Conversely, the "I Care" button can be embedded alongside the "Like" button as an alternate expression of engagement with a given topic.
"The ... read more
Discovery Network's channel, Velocity, will feature the world-renowned Sports Immortals(®) collection on their new program, 'Million Dollar Collections', premiering this week on Tuesday, April 10th at 8:30 pm and 11:30 pm and airing again on Wednesday April 11th and Saturday April 14th. Containing over one million items, Sports Immortals(®) is by far the largest and most extensive collection of sports memorabilia in the world, valued in the millions. The collection is revered by collectors and sports historians across the globe ... read more
CHDT Corporation (OTCQB: CHDO) (“Company” or “CHDT”), a leader in the
design and manufacture of specialty power failure lighting solutions and
innovator of consumer safety and security products for the North
American retail markets, announced today that its wholly-owned
subsidiary, Capstone Industries, Inc., will be unveiling ... read more
Yardi announced its general release of Yardi
Beacon™ for managing public housing, affordable housing, and the
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s housing choice
vouchers program. As a Web-based software solution, Yardi Beacon offers
seamless integration of compliance, accounting and property management
... read more
Inc. (OTCQB: ABKI)
is pleased to announce that its 71% controlled subsidiary, MesoCoat,
has secured a supply contract for its PComP™
nanocomposite coating materials from a large industrial pump
manufacturer and distributor in Canada. This supply contact further
... read more
Global Information, Inc. is excited to announce remaining available registration for 3 significant Drug Discovery and Healthcare conferences scheduled for Boston, MA in the Spring of 2012.
CHI and Bio-IT World's 12th Annual Structure-Based Drug Design Conference
June 6 - 8, 2012: Structure-based drug design took nearly two decades to arrive at its current mainstream position in medicinal chemistry, and the CHI and Bio-IT World's 12th Annual Structure-Based Drug Design Conference in Cambridge, MA will host an accomplished faculty of experts ... read more
The National Retail Federation today announced the top 10 finalists of
is Retail” video contest, determined after a week of public voting
through NRF’s Retail
Means Jobs website. Over 245,000 votes were cast for the Top 20
finalists ... read more
XBRL US today announced plans for its annual conference, September 10-12, 2012 in Austin, TX, which will feature a keynote address by Mike Starr, Deputy Chief Accountant for Policy Support and Market Monitoring, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, as well as intensive XBRL training sessions and updates on new developments in XBRL creation and use. Public company external reporting managers and auditors will learn from in-depth presentations and hands-on, interactive discussion groups and exercises. Topics covered will include ... read more
More wireless customers in Sarasota-Bradenton soon will have access to
fastest 4G wireless network, when Verizon
Wireless expands its most advanced network here later this month.
Verizon is adding 4G
LTE ... read more