NASA Administrator Charles Bolden has named Cornell University Professor Mason Peck to be the agency's chief technologist, effective in January. Peck will serve as the agency's principal advisor and advocate on matters concerning technology policy and programs.
As the chief advocate, Peck will help communicate how NASA technologies benefit space missions and the day-to-day lives of Americans. The office coordinates, tracks and integrates technology investments across the agency and works to infuse innovative discoveries into future missions. The office also ... read more
(http://www.myprgenie.com) -- IOGEAR, a leader in convergence through connectivity products, announces the Wireless 3D Digital Kit (GW3DHDKIT), which reduces cable clutter and provides flexible and reliable 1080p HD and 3D content for up to two rooms. Relying on the robust 5GHz wireless spectrum, the Wireless 3D Digital Kit does not require a line-of-sight placement, and delivers uncompressed full 1080p, 3D content and 5.1 digital audio up to 100 feet.
The IOGEAR Wireless 3D Digital Kit consists of a transmitter and receiver ... read more
The leading global service providers of IT Application Outsourcing (AO)
services to insurance companies hold the majority of active annual
contract value (ACV) and total contract value (TCV) of large insurance
AO contracts, but the leading offshore service providers have witnessed
the fastest growth in revenues ... read more
Discovery’s Edge, Mayo Clinic’s research magazine, is now
available in a free, downloadable iPad
application. The app, based on the current biannual print issue, is
enhanced by a range of original additional interactive features.
“The goal of Discovery’s Edge ... read more
On 2011 Election Day, the Huffington Post Media Group announces
its 2012 election coverage plan, “Reclaim 2012,” which leverages
the company’s unique combination of real-time news, opinion, video, and
community; a 24/7 liveblog; upgraded Pollster, Fundrace,
and social media monitoring tools; and hundreds of citizen journalists ... read more
The Global Semiconductor Alliance (GSA)
today announces the 2011 award nominees for the GSA
Awards Dinner Celebration taking place on Thursday, Dec. 8, 2011, at
the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, Calif. The awards
program recognizes semiconductor companies that have demonstrated
... read more
Perrigo Company (Nasdaq: PRGO; TASE) today announced that it has entered into Cooperation and License agreements with Brilite Nutritionals (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. ("Brilite"), a Shanghai based infant nutrition company. Under these agreements, Perrigo will supply its Bright Beginnings(TM) infant formula brand to Brilite, which will exclusively source all its infant formula requirements from Perrigo's U.S. manufacturing facilities, for sale and distribution in Greater China. Shipping begins immediately.
Perrigo Chairman and CEO Joseph C. Papa stated, "This is the second ... read more
Craig Luigart, chief officer for the Department of Veterans Affairs’
Office of Health Information, has received the Janice K. Mendenhall
Spirit of Leadership Award for outstanding leadership and dedication to
enhancing VA performance through advances in technology.
“We are ... read more
a leading marketing research and data analytics firm, today announced
that the company has won a 2011 Next Gen Market Research Disruptive
Innovation award presented at the IIR’s The
Market Research Event. InsightExpress accepted the award for Most
Innovative ... read more
Red-light safety cameras are continuing to save lives and increase road safety throughout Florida. Recent results from the City of Pembroke Pines and the City of Miami Gardens police departments show considerable decreases in crashes at intersections with safety cameras.
Since the inception of the red-light safety camera program, Miami Gardens crashes have been reduced by 83% percent at the 12 monitored intersections. Crash data from 2008 through October 2011 was closely examined and the city has achieved a ... read more
SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/08/11 -- Automation Anywhere (www.AutomationAnywhere.com), an industry-leading provider of business process automation (BPA) software, today announced Automation Anywhere 7.0 Enterprise Edition, a new product with functionality that takes a big leap forward in helping enterprises efficiently create and distribute enterprise-wide automation processes to make ERP (enterprise resource planning), BPM (business process management), IPM (IT process management), and BI (business intelligence) solutions more efficient.
Automation Anywhere Enterprise 7.0 aims at providing a missing piece ... read more
California Health & Longevity Institute located at Four Seasons Hotel, Westlake Village, California has launched The Healthy Executive Program--an executive physical that transforms a routine medical checkup into a personalized health experience.
Designed for busy executives and professionals, the team of world-class physicians and lifestyle experts offer a convenient one-day, in-depth analysis, diagnostic testing, screening and a physical exam, that provides insight into a person's current medical, physical and emotional health. This is complemented by a personalized, actionable plan to ... read more
PEOPLE.com celebrates Sexiest Man Alive 2011 with “Funny is the
New Sexy,” a campaign launching today on PEOPLE’s
Facebook page featuring television’s hottest comedy stars.
TV funny guys Joel McHale (NBC/Community, E!/The Soup),
Ty Burrell (ABC/Modern Family), Seth MacFarlane ... read more
BTS (TM) Corporation announced today that they have been chosen as one of The Washingtonian's 50 Great Places to work in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. The prestigious November feature, which launched in 1999, is published every other year in a special fall issue of the magazine.
"We believe that our explosive growth is strongly tied to the high morale of our workforce, so we do all we can to provide an exciting, fun, and professionally challenging work environment ... read more
CompuPay Inc. one of the country's leading providers of payroll, tax filing and HR-related services, today announced that it has been selected as the preferred payroll partner for business solutions provider NovaPoint Group LLC.
Located in Matthews, N.C., NovaPoint Group is the leading partner of OpenERP enterprise resource planning software in the U.S., providing clients with an enterprise management system that integrates all management aspects of the organization and facilitates the flow of information among departments. Services provided by NovaPoint Group ... read more
Sparton Corporation (NYSE: SPA) today announced that Cary Wood, the
Company’s Chief Executive Officer will present at SRA’s 7th
Annual Fall Growth Stock Conference on Tuesday, November 15, 2011. The
conference will be held at Le Meridien Hotel in San Francisco,
California and the presentation will ... read more
St. Jude Medical, Inc. (NYSE: STJ), a global medical device company,
today announced its wireless PressureWire™ Aeris technology, which aids
in the diagnosis and treatment of coronary artery blockages by measuring
Fractional Flow Reserve (FFR), will now be available to hospitals using
the Philips Xper Flex ... read more
Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:
Global Mobile Advertising Industry
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Mobile Advertising in US$ Million. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2008 through 2017. The report profiles 159 companies including many key and niche players such as 4INFO, Apple, Inc, Amobee, Inc., AOL Advertising, Google, Inc., AdMob Google, Inc., Greystripe, ... read more
Culture, a company known for its eco-commitment and modern design,
is expanding its product portfolio with a new line of Bamboo Wall Art.
The flagship wall décor product complements the company’s 100 percent
recycled paper products – invitations, baby announcements, holiday cards
... read more
MoneyGram International, Inc. (NYSE: MGI), a leading global money
transfer company, has launched an enhanced version of its fraud
prevention website – www.moneygram-preventfraud.com
– as part of its ongoing program to educate consumers on how to avoid
money transfer scams. The website features new interactive tools ... read more