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Thursday, July 28, 2011

  • Posted at 12:30 PM
    Incisive Media announced today that Susan Bratton, a highly regarded digital marketing entrepreneur and co-founder and CEO of Personal Life Media, Inc., will deliver the keynote address at the Connected Marketing Week festival on August 16, 2011. More than 6,000 marketers and agency professionals are expected ... read more
  • Posted at 12:29 PM
    Broadband enables technologies that advance the delivery of health and medical care across America, according to research released today by the Internet Innovation Alliance (IIA), a broad-based coalition supporting broadband access and adoption for all Americans. Based on analysis from sources including the Department of Health ... read more
  • Posted at 12:28 PM
    CAMPBELL, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/28/11 -- Market research firm Infonetics Research today released excerpts from its latest Ethernet and IP MPLS VPN Services report, which provides global and regional forecasts through 2015 and market and trends analysis for layer 2 and layer 3 IP MPLS VPN services, managed and unmanaged VPN services, wholesale Ethernet services, and retail Ethernet services, including Internet and WAN access, E-LINE, and E-LAN services. "While retail business makes up the bulk of the Ethernet ... read more
  • Posted at 12:28 PM
    Rhinestoneshop.com, a top online retailer of rhinestones and rhinestone accessories, is pleased to announce its discount coupon code for August 2011. During the month of August, if you order $50 or more of rhinestones or rhinestone accessories you can get $7 off your order by inputting coupon code "august11" during checkout. There is a limit of two coupon uses per customer, but you can stay up to date with future coupon codes by following the Rhinestoneshop on Facebook ... read more
  • Posted at 12:28 PM
    For the ninth year in a row, the employees of Integra Telecom organized their annual charity golf classic to benefit Providence Newberg Health Foundation’s Hope for Children Fund. The 2011 Hope for Children Charity Golf Classic, which took place at The Reserve Vineyards and Golf Club in ... read more
  • Posted at 12:26 PM
    The Magnalight RL-85-10W1-IR handheld infrared spotlight from Larson Electronics was chosen as an Editor's Choice product by Military Embedded Systems Magazine and will be featured in their Editors Choice Products column with the release of their July/August edition. Designed primarily as a long range IR light source for night vision equipment used in covert military and law enforcement operations, the RL-85-10W1-IR offers uncommon power, range, and reliability in a compact and durable pistol grip design. Capable of producing an infrared light ... read more
  • Posted at 12:25 PM
    Colorado.gov today announced the winners of its “We Love Colorado” Video Contest after reviewing more than 20 videos submitted by Colorado enthusiasts from all over the country. The first place winner, “Colorado: the ... read more
  • Posted at 12:24 PM
    WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwire) -- 07/28/11 -- COMPTEL, the leading trade association for the competitive communications industry, today announced that Erik Qualman -- who is often referred to as the "Digital Dale Carnegie" and author of "Socialnomics: How Social Media Transforms the Way We Live and Do Business" -- will be the keynote speaker at the COMPTEL PLUS Fall 2011 Convention & EXPO, October 2-5, in Orlando. In his keynote -- "Word of Mouth Goes World of Mouth" -- ... read more
  • Posted at 12:23 PM
    Pursuitist, the premier luxury lifestyle website, officially launches with acclaimed writers sharing their favorite travel destinations, restaurants, events, experiences and luxury brands at: http://pursuitist.com "Pursuitist is luxury redefined. It's about finding and sharing the good things in life. To inspire, educate and be relevant. Pursuitists are ahead of the curve and authentic," said Christopher Parr, CEO and Publisher of Pursuitist. Contributors sharing their favorite luxuries include Paul Carr (The Guardian, TechCrunch), Gretchen Kelly (Wall Street Journal, New York Post), Erica Swallow (Mashable, ... read more
  • Posted at 12:22 PM
    The University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) today announced a new two-year contract to continue to provide newborn screening services to the state of Maine. The services will be provided by the New England Newborn Screening Program, which is part of UMMS’s Commonwealth Medicine division. ... read more
  • Posted at 12:19 PM
    Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) announces today their support of wounded Iraqi veteran Eric Edmundson’s journey to complete his life-long dream of a “Grand Slam.” Eric Edmundson is a retired Army Sergeant and Purple Heart recipient who suffered a traumatic ... read more
  • Posted at 12:18 PM
    CTIA-The Wireless Association® and carrier members serving more than 92 percent of U.S. wireless customers sent a letter to President Obama today asking for his leadership to direct the Department of Commerce's National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) to clear unused and underutilized government spectrum bands below 3 gigahertz (GHz). Even though the U.S. wireless industry offers Americans the most innovative products and services in the world, additional spectrum is vital to fueling its ecosystem's "virtuous cycle." (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110630/MM28614LOGO-b) The ... read more
  • Posted at 12:08 PM
    New state investments in Pennsylvania's technology sector will help bring innovative products to the marketplace and strengthen Pennsylvania's energy industry, Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary C. Alan Walker announced today. The $30.6 million investment was approved today by the Ben Franklin Technology Development Authority (BFTDA) to support the four regionally based Ben Franklin Technology Partners. A portion of these funds, $16.6 million, will focus on development of alternate energy start-ups and new product innovations. The Technology Authority is ... read more
  • Posted at 12:07 PM
    In the second graph, first sentence of the release dated July 27, 2011, the dates should read "... April 19, 2011, and May 13, 2011 ..." (sted "... April 19, 2011, and March 13, 2011"). The corrected release reads: ... read more
  • Posted at 12:06 PM
    CAMPBELL, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/28/11 -- Market research firm Infonetics Research today released excerpts from its global service provider survey, IPv6 and Caching Strategies; Router and CES Vendor Leadership. "Though the industry has been talking about IPv6 for over a decade, it's finally enjoying a quiet evolution, with 83% of the service providers we interviewed already deploying IPv6 or planning to by next year, and all have plans of migrating. With IPv4 addresses running out in some places ... read more
  • Posted at 12:03 PM
    Agile-1, a leading provider of total workforce solutions, announced the release of a new data visualization tool for managing contingent workforce programs, BANG! Business Analytics for the Next Generation. BANG! offers a powerful new way to visualize, filter and report managed service program (MSP) data regionally, nationally, or across an organization's entire global enterprise. BANG! captures more than 60 categories of real-time contingent labor reporting data, including detailed requisition and assignment, supplier performance, and spend by: labor category, geography, business ... read more
  • Posted at 12:03 PM
    Even while construction of the James Webb Space Telescope is underway on the most advanced infrared vision of any space observatory, its technologies are already proving useful to human eye health here on Earth. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) "The Webb telescope program has enabled a number of improvements in measurement technology for astronomy, mirror fabrication, and measurement of human eyes, diagnosis of ocular diseases and potentially improved surgery," said Dr. Dan Neal, Research Fellow at Abbott Medical Optics Inc. in Albuquerque, N.M. The Webb ... read more
  • Posted at 12:03 PM
    CAMPBELL, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/28/11 -- Market research firm Infonetics Research today released excerpts from its new OTN and IPoDWDM on Routers: Global Service Provider Survey. "In a similar survey last year, we discovered that a lot of carriers do indeed want IP over DWDM and OTN (optical transport network) integrated into their routers to save money. This year we drilled deeper to find out where in the network carriers want to use optics, at what speeds, whether they'd ... read more
  • New Mexico Healthcare Network to Receive High-Speed Broadband Connections from Conterra --- CHARLOTTE, N.C. and ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., July 28, 2011
    Posted at 12:02 PM
    Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC ("Conterra"), a national broadband services company specializing in bringing unique bandwidth solutions to complex telecommunications projects in rural areas, has been awarded a multi-year contract to provide fiber-quality, high-speed wide area network services to Presbyterian Healthcare Services of Albuquerque, NM. The broadband network design uses multiple transport media including fiber optic and FCC-licensed microwave radio connections which will augment and enhance Presbyterian's current wide area telecom network throughout hundreds of miles of rural New Mexico. The ... read more
  • Posted at 12:02 PM
    XBRL US announced today that Philip Moyer, Managing Director in the Technology Group at Safeguard Scientifics (NYSE: SFE), will join the panel of judges for the XBRL Challenge, a newly announced contest to identify the most useful and creative open-source apps to analyze corporate financial data using XBRL. Before joining Safeguard, Mr. Moyer was CEO of EDGAR Online, Inc., where he led the transformation of the company from a traditional dot com into a leading provider of SEC XBRL ... read more