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Tuesday, September 13, 2011

  • Posted at 1:43 PM
    Retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor and the Verizon Foundation will celebrate Constitution Day, Friday (Sept. 16), at Andrew Jackson Middle School in Philadelphia. O'Connor will swear in the school's inaugural Student Council and then help announce the launch of a national civics contest. Sandra Day O'Connor, the first woman to serve on the ... read more
  • Posted at 1:35 PM
    Fifth bullet, first sentence of release should read: ... Commissioner, Ontario, Canada (sted ... Commissioner of Canada). The corrected release reads: ACCUVANT LAUNCHES ADVISORY BOARD ... read more
  • Posted at 1:35 PM
    Electronic Recyclers International (ERI), the nation’s leading recycler of electronic waste, announced today that it has successfully achieved Responsible Recycling Practices for Electronics Recyclers (R2) certification and Basel Action Network’s (BAN’s) e-Stewards Standard for Responsible Recycling and Reuse of Electronic ... read more
  • Posted at 1:33 PM
    The Open Data Center Alliance (ODCA) today announced a collaboration with the Open Compute Project (OCP) on system and data center specifications to drive adoption of efficient data center and infrastructure design; spur rapid hardware innovation; and encourage greater openness and industry collaboration. ... read more
  • Posted at 1:31 PM
    Molycorp, Inc. (NYSE:MCP), the Western hemisphere's only producer of rare earth oxides (REO) and the largest REO producer outside of China, today announced that it is making a significant investment in Boulder Wind Power, which has designed a rare earth magnet powered wind turbine generator that can ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    Ultratech, Inc. (Nasdaq: UTEK), a leading supplier of lithography and laser-processing systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness LEDs (HB-LEDs), today announced that it has earned ISO 9001:2008 and 14001:2004 certification from the DQS-UL Group for its international operations headquarters in Singapore and recertification for its San Jose facility. Ultratech recently announced the opening of its Singapore operations, which includes engineering and manufacturing of its lithography systems and other related products, in addition to housing the company's international sales ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    Pall Corporation (NYSE:PLL) today introduced the new compact, easy-to-use Sentino Microbiology Pump for microbial analysis of aqueous samples using the Membrane Filter (MF) Technique. The Sentino Pump simplifies filtration while improving contamination control in pharmaceutical, beverage, and environmental water quality ... read more
  • Posted at 1:28 PM
    Today, Double Down Interactive continues to expand aggressively and is moving to its new headquarters located in the 505 Union Station building, near Seattle's historic Pioneer Square. The company is moving 52 employees and has room to add up to 100 additional employees in the new space. The Class A 11-story building, owned by Vulcan, Inc., is conveniently accessible from all the surrounding areas of Seattle and is adjacent to the city's major transit services including I-5, I-90, Light Rail, ... read more
  • Posted at 1:24 PM
    The Tech Belt Energy Innovation Center (TBEIC) in Warren, Ohio announces the hiring of a new Executive Team, now charged with developing the center into a nationally-respected authority on energy alternatives. Chris Mather has been named Chief Executive, National Initiatives and Dave Nestic has been named ... read more
  • Posted at 1:24 PM
    BizDeals (http://www.bizdeals.com), a B2B weekly deal site, today announced its unique deals for the current week from a variety of national brands. This week BizDeals is offering great deals from Docstoc.com, Vocalocity, Reedge, and other national brands. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110913/CG67379) Back by popular demand this week is an offer from Docstoc.com, provider of the widest selection of high quality documents to start, manage, and grow your professional life and small business. The BizDeal is for 47 percent off annual access ... read more
  • Posted at 1:24 PM
    FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology), an organization founded by inventor Dean Kamen to inspire young people’s interest and participation in science and technology, officially launched its 2011/2012 FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC®) season with an online Kickoff ... read more
  • Posted at 1:20 PM
    The new Boeing (NYSE: BA) 747-8 will be able to operate at the same separation distances as the 747-400, according to a ruling from the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO). ICAO, a United Nations agency tasked with codifying principles and techniques for international air navigation, sent a letter to all member nations recently saying that a team of wake experts had examined flight test and simulation data, and that it determined that the 747-8 should remain in the same class ... read more
  • Posted at 1:18 PM
    Savient Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: SVNT) today announced that John H. Johnson, Chief Executive Officer and President of Savient will present at the Sixth Annual JMP Securities Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, September 28, 2011 at 9:30 a.m. Eastern Time. The conference will be held at the St. Regis hotel in New York City. A live webcast of the presentation can be accessed through the investor relations section of the Company's website at www.savient.com. Following the live presentation, a replay of ... read more
  • Posted at 1:15 PM
    Cambridge Heart, Inc. (OTCBB: CAMH), a developer of non-invasive diagnostic tests for cardiac disease, today announced that its HearTwave II System was cleared for sale by the Mexican regulatory authorities. In August 2010, the Company executed an exclusive distribution agreement with ... read more
  • Posted at 1:10 PM
    The Sarasota Convention and Visitors Bureau (SCVB) is "Searching For Sara" with a new Facebook contest offering individuals named Sara the chance to win a themed trip to this Gulf Coast destination. The contest, which launches today, is open to anyone named Sara, regardless of the spelling. Entrants will choose one of four vacations that best suits their personality. The categories are: eco/adventure/sports, arts/culture/romance, family/attractions/beaches and culinary. They will then be asked to state why they belong on a vacation ... read more
  • Posted at 1:07 PM
    FilmOn.com Inc., (http://www.FilmOn.com/), the largest internet-based high-definition television service, today announced it has signed a deal with IMG Media Ltd to license Premier League Archive programming for FilmOn’s Internet TV soccer channel, Football Anytime. ... read more
  • Posted at 1:05 PM
    Tessera Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:TSRA) will present at the Deutsche Bank Technology Conference at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas in Las Vegas, NV on Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011 at 9:50 a.m. Pacific Time. Presenting from management will be Robert A. Young, chief executive officer and president, and ... read more
  • Posted at 1:05 PM
    RESMED INC. (NYSE: RMD), announced today that on Monday, October 24, 2011, it will release its results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2012, ended September 30, 2011. A press release with ResMed's results will be issued after 1:00 p.m. Pacific Time and the company will host a conference call and webcast to review its results, market trends, and future outlook. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100203/RESMEDLOGO) The conference call is scheduled to begin at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time and will be webcast on ... read more
  • Posted at 1:05 PM
    Endo Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: ENDP) today announced that Blaine Davis, vice president corporate affairs will present a corporate overview at the Jefferies 2011 Global Healthcare Conference in London on Tuesday, September 27, 2011 at 7:20 a.m. ET. The conference will be held at the Waldorf Hilton Hotel in London, United Kingdom. A live webcast and audio archive of the presentation will be available on the company's website at http://www.endo.com/. Click on Investor Relations, and then the link to the Event ... read more
  • Posted at 1:05 PM
    BELLEVUE, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 09/13/11 -- BSQUARE Corporation (NASDAQ: BSQR), a leading enabler of smart, connected devices, today announced the acquisition of MPC Data Ltd., a U.K. based provider of embedded software engineering services and products for OEMs, semiconductor companies and high performance application developers. The acquisition is part of the Company's overall growth strategy and is designed to capitalize on the growing market for smart, connected devices by expanding both the breadth of services offered and ... read more