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Wednesday, May 2, 2012

  • Posted at 12:31 PM
    in4mation insights (www.in4ins.com) today announced that they will be sponsoring the 6th Annual Food Technology & Innovation Forum (www.thefoodsummit.com), taking place from May 9th-11th at McCormick Place Convention Centre in Chicago. This important ... read more
  • Ford eNews - May 2, 2012 --- DEARBORN, Mich., May 2, 2012
    Posted at 12:30 PM
    DEARBORN, Mich., May 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- New Ford Escape most fuel-efficient small SUV on the market The new Ford Escape is certified by the U.S. EPA as the most fuel-efficient small SUV with an automatic transmission. The Escape's 1.6-liter EcoBoost® engine is certified at 33 mpg - 2 mpg better than the Honda CR-V and 5 mpg better than Toyota RAV4. All three engines in the new Escape are EPA-certified at 30-plus mpg on the highway. ... read more
  • Posted at 12:30 PM
    Telework ExchangeSM, a public-private partnership focused on demonstrating the tangible value of telework, today announced the recipients of the 7th annual Tele-Vision Awards at an awards ceremony at the Spring 2012 Town Hall Meeting. The 2012 Tele-Vision Awards program recognizes ... read more
  • Posted at 12:30 PM
    Luna Innovations Incorporated (NASDAQ: LUNA) announced today it will report its first quarter financial results for the period ended March 31, 2012, in a conference call with investors. My Chung, president and chief executive officer, and Dale Messick, chief financial officer, will host the call on Wednesday, ... read more
  • AVT Now Listed on the OTCBB --- CORONA, Calif., May 2, 2012
    Posted at 12:24 PM
    AVT, Inc., (Ticker: AVTC.OB) (www.autoretail.com), is now listed on the OTC Bulletin Boards, and has changed their ticker symbol to AVTC.OB. The OTCBB (commonly known as the "Bulletin Board"), is operated by NASDAQ, which also writes the rules for OTC trading. The board is noted for having stricter rules and financial reporting requirements than the Pinksheets, which is where the company's stock was previously traded. "Moving up to the Bulletin Boards is an integral part of our long-term goals," according to Shannon ... read more
  • Posted at 12:22 PM
    MINNEAPOLIS, MN -- (Marketwire) -- 05/02/12 -- Unimax Systems Corporation®, a leading provider of Automated Telecom Management, Telecom Reporting, and MAC Administration software, today unveiled a new Unified Voice Administration tool called LineOne. LineOne is a web-based, self service portal designed for employees to change their own voicemail passwords, phone PINs, speed dials, zero out extensions, call forwarding numbers, simultaneous ring settings, phone labels, voicemail notification preferences (i.e. via phone, email, text, etc.), find me settings, and more. Plus, ... read more
  • Posted at 12:21 PM
    TXU Energy announced today that it has joined the Green Button initiative to provide electricity customers with standardized data to help them better understand their energy usage. By adopting the Green Button, the company extends its commitment to innovation and helping customers use less energy and ... read more
  • Posted at 12:11 PM
    SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 05/02/12 -- Tilera® Corporation, the leader in 64-bit manycore processors, today announced that it will be exhibiting at Interop Las Vegas on May 6-10, 2012. The company will be joined in its suite by several of its partners and customers to showcase Tilera's powerful and power efficient TILE-Gx products in a wide range of networking, security and multimedia demonstrations. Tilera will be located in Suite Palm F at the Mandalay Bay Convention ... read more
  • Posted at 12:10 PM
    Deadlines for lawsuits over side effects of the birth control drugs Yaz and Yasmin have been moved back another 90 days, the third time deadlines have been delayed this year. The extension by Chief Judge David R. Herndon, of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois, allows settlement negotiations to continue between Bayer and lawyers for the more than 11,500 lawsuits that have been lodged against the drugs' manufacturer, Bayer. The suits allege that Bayer failed to ... read more
  • BD to Present at Investor Healthcare Conferences --- FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., May 2, 2012
    Posted at 12:00 PM
    BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical technology company, announced today that it will present at the following investor healthcare conferences in May 2012: Deutsche Bank Securities 37th Annual Health Care ConferenceMay 7, 201210:00 a.m. ET Bank of America Merrill Lynch Annual Health Care ConferenceMay 15, 20125:20 p.m. ET Live webcasts of BD's presentations can be accessed on the BD corporate website at www.bd.com/investors. They will be available for replay for a period of seven days after each conference. ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    Harland Clarke Holdings Corp. today announced that on Friday, May 4, 2012, the Company intends to release results for the first quarter of 2012 and host a conference call at 9:00 AM (Eastern). The call can be accessed from the U.S. and Canada by dialing ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    Digital data is expected to quadruple by 2015, and traditional sentiment and social media measures can’t and won’t keep up. That’s why evolve24, a Maritz Research Company, has introduced its next generation platform, Mirror 2.0™, and expanded its group of expert analysts to help businesses leverage ... read more
  • Posted at 11:57 AM
    Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] leadership delivered today the 195th and last F-22 Raptor to U.S. Air Force leadership in a ceremony at the Lockheed Martin Aeronautics site here. With this delivery, the U.S. Air Force now possesses the world's only 5th generation stealth fighter aircraft fleet in the world. "There is no longer any nation that wishes us ill or any adversary who wishes us harm that has any doubt that their actions will have consequences - that they will ... read more
  • Posted at 11:54 AM
    Restaurants north of 96th street are offering specials during May's "Upper West Restaurant Month" sponsored by DNAinfo.com New York and the Columbus Amsterdam Business Improvement District (BID). This year 15 chic eateries are participating, offering lunch, dinner and drink deals throughout the month as part of a campaign to highlight local food options on the Upper West Side from 96th to 110th Street. "In the last few years, we've seen a blossoming of excellent new restaurants come to this area," ... read more
  • Posted at 11:54 AM
    Exar Corporation (Nasdaq: EXAR) President and Chief Executive Officer, Louis DiNardo, with Kevin Bauer, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Jefferies 2012 Global Technology, Media and Telecom (TMT) Investor Conference at the Westin, New York on Tuesday, May 8, at 10:30 a.m. The Company will discuss markets, products and its strategy for growth. The presentation will be webcast and archived for 90 days following the conference, or you can access the presentation by visiting Exar's ... read more
  • Posted at 11:52 AM
    Altera Corporation (Nasdaq: ALTR) today announced its scheduled participation in the following events with the financial community: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101012/SF78952LOGO) Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2012 Global Technology ConferenceSan Francisco, CAMay 9, 2012 at 10:15am Pacific JP Morgan TMT Conference 2012Boston, MAMay 16, 2012 at 1:30pm Eastern William Blair & Company Growth Stock ConferenceChicago, ILJune 13, 2012 at 12:00pm Central Interested parties may access a webcast of Altera's presentation at this event on our website at www.altera.com. About Altera Altera programmable solutions enable system and semiconductor companies to ... read more
  • Posted at 11:52 AM
    Bank of the West will again host a Facebook band contest, looking for an up-and-coming band to open for Huey Lewis and The News and Mockingbird Sun, and perform before thousands of people at the Bank of the West Celebrates America concert and fireworks show. Set for Friday, June 29, 2012, at Memorial Park in Omaha, Nebraska, Bank of the West Celebrates America is one of the West's largest outdoor free concerts. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120502/LA99632) Contest details are on the ... read more
  • Posted at 11:51 AM
    NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 05/02/12 -- New Medicare policies have resulted in reduced growth in the U.S. market for home care products such as wheelchairs and oxygen systems, according to Kalorama Information. The healthcare market research publisher stated that U.S. home care product revenues exceeded $5 billion, and will grow at a compound annual growth rate of 4% for the next five years, according to its report, "US Market for Home Care Products, 7th Edition." Growth is ... read more
  • Posted at 11:48 AM
    Botanical Laboratories, a leading manufacturer and marketer of the gluten free Wellesse liquid vitamin and mineral supplement brand, kicked off May 2012 Celiac Awareness Month by participating in the Celiac Disease Foundation Annual Conference and Expo in Universal City, California on April 28th, 2012. Gluten intolerance advocacy and condition-related nutrient deficiency education is part of the Wellesse commitment to gluten-free and Celiac consumers and their special dietary needs. Wellesse Premium Liquid Supplements are certified as gluten-free through the Gluten Free ... read more
  • Posted at 11:44 AM
    Ziehm Imaging (www.ziehm.com) celebrates 40 years as the acknowledged technological leader in mobile C-Arms and innovative solutions for mobile intra-operative imaging. Founded in 1972 in Nuremberg, Germany, Ziehm Imaging has more than 10,000 C-Arms installed in hospitals and medical facilities around the ... read more