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Thursday, September 15, 2011

  • Posted at 11:34 AM
    CTIA ENTERPRISE & APPLICATIONS(TM) 2011 today announced its day three keynote panel on how wireless technology is disrupting markets around the world at the San Diego Convention Center on October 11-13, 2011. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100629/DC28223LOGO-d ) On Thursday, October 13 from 9:30-11:00 a.m. PDT, the keynote session will explore the role disruptive technologies play in revolutionizing and advancing business. C-level executives from Jumio, shopkick and Tango will separately explain how their strategies are making a huge impact in the wireless industry, specifically in ... read more
  • Posted at 11:32 AM
    Progress Software Corporation (NASDAQ: PRGS), a leading independent enterprise software provider that enables companies to be operationally responsive, today announced its new DataDirect Connect XE for ODBC driver for Salesforce.com data, enabling developers to connect critical business data in Salesforce with ... read more
  • Posted at 11:27 AM
    Core Security Technologies: News Facts Core Security Technologies® today announced that Mark Hatton, president and CEO, will present at the ... read more
  • Posted at 11:26 AM
    In testament to the value of community-based memory screenings, the Alzheimer's Foundation of America (AFA) today announced that more than 30 leading professional organizations are supporting its annual National Memory Screening Day that will be held this year on November 15. The announcement comes on the heels of a report released earlier this week by Alzheimer's Disease International that found that "perhaps as many as 28 million of the world's 36 million people with dementia have yet to receive a ... read more
  • Posted at 11:25 AM
    Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that Science has ranked the company #1 in the magazine’s annual list of top employers in the biopharmaceutical industry. The ranking is the result of an independent survey of nearly 4,000 people commissioned by Science and the American Academy ... read more
  • Posted at 11:24 AM
    MobileMD, Inc., provider of the industry's only four dimensional health information exchange service, the 4D HIE((TM)), is participating in the upcoming joint New Jersey and Delaware Valley Health Information Management Systems Society's (HIMSS) Conference and Interoperability Demonstration. MobileMD will collaborate with state and regional organizations and healthcare IT vendors in a real-time demonstration of secure exchange of health information across a community. The demonstration utilizes federally designated interoperability specifications and emulates cross-community exchange that is typical of the environment in ... read more
  • Posted at 11:23 AM
    Abbott (NYSE: ABT) today was named one of the top 20 employers in Science magazine's 2011 Top Biopharma Employers survey. The annual survey polls employees at innovation-based companies and determines the best employers based on 23 characteristics. According to the survey, Abbott's top three characteristics are: conducting important, quality research; being socially responsible; and treating employees with respect. The complete rankings are available online and in the Oct. 7, 2011 issue of Science. "Abbott's success begins with our scientists and ... read more
  • Posted at 11:20 AM
    The Wireless Innovation Forum (www.WirelessInnovation.org) announced today the members of the Technical Program Committee for the 2012 Wireless Innovation Forum European Conference on Communications Technologies and Software Defined Radio, as well as the Call for Papers, Presentations, and Tutorials. SDR’12-WInnComm-Europe will be held 25-28 ... read more
  • Posted at 11:19 AM
    Medical practices and other entities covered under the Health Insurance Protection and Portability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) are required to provide notification following a breach of unsecured protected health information. Because the Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) “Interim Final Rule” has never been finalized, ... read more
  • Posted at 11:18 AM
    Rite Aid and OptumHealth are bringing the latest in quality, convenient online health care to Rite Aid customers in the greater Detroit area with the introduction of NowClinicSM Online Care services, now available inside select Rite Aid pharmacies. NowClinic offers Rite Aid customers real-time access to ... read more
  • Posted at 11:17 AM
    Talk Like a Pirate Day was originally started by two friends, John Baur and Mark Summers, in the late 1990’s. The concept was that on this day - everyone would talk like a pirate. Dave Barry, the famous columnist, was contacted by the friends and he fully supported this day ... read more
  • Posted at 11:17 AM
    PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 09/15/11 -- Space Systems/Loral (SS/L) (NASDAQ: LORL), the world's leading provider of commercial satellites, today announced that the high throughput broadband satellite that it built for ViaSat Inc., arrived today at the Baikonur Space Center in Kazakhstan, where it will be launched aboard an ILS Proton Breeze M vehicle provided by International Launch Services (ILS). The all Ka-band satellite uses multiple spot beams and frequency reuse to maximize capacity for broadband service ... read more
  • Posted at 11:16 AM
    Detroit Medical Center (DMC) has been selected as the first Detroit area hospital to participate in a pivotal clinical study to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of a new therapy for patients with moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). The STAR trial (Stimulation Therapy for Apnea Reduction) will be conducted at leading medical centers across the United States and Europe, and will evaluate the efficacy of Inspire(TM) Upper Airway Stimulation (UAS) therapy, an implantable therapy that works with the ... read more
  • Posted at 11:15 AM
    Digital music service, eMusic, worked with Insight Research Group to conduct a nationwide survey of online music consumers in the US (ages 18-64). The survey was conducted in August- September 2011 to investigate digital music consumption behaviors when it comes ... read more
  • Posted at 11:15 AM
    Globecomm Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: GCOM), a leading global provider of communications solutions and services, announced today that Missouri RSA 5 Partnership d/b/a Chariton Valley Wireless Services (Chariton Valley), a locally owned and operated wireless company providing state-of-the-art communications to Northeast ... read more
  • Posted at 11:14 AM
    AAR (NYSE: AIR) announced today that it has been awarded a contract from Military Sealift Command (MSC), to provide airlift support for U.S. Navy ships. The contract has a one-year initial base period, three one-year options and an additional 11-month option with an estimated total value of approximately $77 million. The vertical replenishment (VERTREP) contract calls for the renewal of 4 helicopters, personnel, and operational and technical support services that the Company currently provides in the Western Pacific and Indian ... read more
  • Posted at 11:13 AM
    Today's CPA candidates are looking for a fast-paced, technologically enhanced CPA course at the greatest value, and Roger CPA Review continues to deliver. The leader in CPA exam review courses has taken the next leap in technology for students preparing for the CPA exam by now offering access to its CPA review courses on most smartphones and mobile systems. Compatible with almost all mobile systems, including iPhone, iPod Touch, Android, Windows Mobile and iPad, students can now watch their course anywhere ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 09/15/11 -- Kovair Software today announced the Release 6.5 update for its ALM Studio and ITSM Studio Products with multiple additional capabilities such as Document Management, Enhanced Test Management, Resource Management, and Folder Hierarchy with permissions at all levels and a Service Catalog. Besides these major capability additions, some of the key feature enhancements include simultaneous multiple edits during Requirements reviews, Kovair Omnibus enhancements for synchronization and scheduling event collections, cloning of ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    ICAP Patent Brokerage, a division of ICAP plc and the world's largest intellectual property and patent auction firm, today announced that it will offer a Covenant Not to Sue (CNS) from Boadin Technology, LLC ("Boadin Technology") at its upcoming CNS Auction September 27th in Los Angeles. The CNS is a perpetual covenant not to sue for all of the patents and pending patent applications in the current patent portfolio owned by Boadin Technology. The portfolio consists of 12 patents ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    The existence of a world with a double sunset, as portrayed in the film Star Wars more than 30 years ago, is now scientific fact. NASA's Kepler mission has made the first unambiguous detection of a circumbinary planet -- a planet orbiting two stars -- 200 light-years from Earth. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Unlike Star Wars' Tatooine, the planet is cold, gaseous and not thought to harbor life, but its discovery demonstrates the diversity of planets in our galaxy. Previous research has hinted ... read more