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Thursday, July 14, 2011

  • Posted at 10:34 AM
    3BL Media / Justmeans -- 3BL Media (http://3blmedia.com) announced today it has completed the acquisition of Justmeans (http://justmeans.com), an established CSR news distribution platform and online community of sustainable business practitioners. The combination of these two services will result in unrivaled distribution and syndication of CSR blogs, press releases, videos, reports and other content. In conjunction with advanced CSR social media management and measurement tools and an influential network of sustainable business practitioners, the company will offer unparalleled ... read more
  • Posted at 10:30 AM
    NewBay (http://www.newbay.com), the leader in digital content services, today announced that its LifeCache Social Networking Gateway (SNG) is powering social networking features and functionality on the new LG Electronics’ Optimus 3D, the world’s first tri-dual smartphone with full 3D technology. LifeCache ... read more
  • Posted at 10:29 AM
    Ashoka Changemakers, with the support of Google, launched Citizen Media: A Global Innovation Competition to discover ground-breaking solutions that boost media access and participation around the world. These two global leaders in innovation and social change have come together to connect people to the power of media in order to drive social change. An expert panel of judges, including Esther Wojcicki, Michael Maness and Justin Arenstein, will select a pool of competition finalists. This selection will be followed by a ... read more
  • Posted at 10:27 AM
    For the month of June, TransCore’s North American Freight Index recorded the second-highest load volume this year and in its 15-year history. Freight availability was higher only in March 2011. Compared to the previous month, June freight increased 15 percent and 37 percent compared to June ... read more
  • Posted at 10:26 AM
    Redfin today released Redfin for Android, a map-driven real estate search application for mobile devices using Google's Android operating system. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20070426/SFTH054LOGO) No other Android application combines Redfin's rich feature set with listing data directly from the Multiple Listing Services used by brokers. As a result Redfin for Android shows users all the homes for sale, in more detail than any other application can provide. Redfin designed the Android application from the ground-up to support the most demanding home-buyers and real estate ... read more
  • Posted at 10:26 AM
    Sikorsky Aircraft Corp.'s X2 Technology(TM) demonstrator has flown for the last time, the company announced today. Sikorsky is a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110714/NE35522 ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20060403/SIKORSKYLOGO ) In an early morning demonstration flight conducted from the company's new Sikorsky Innovations Center within its Development Flight Center, the X2 Technology demonstrator gave invited guests one last look at its technology in flight before officially being retired and transitioning to its first application, the S-97 Raider(TM) helicopter. It was ... read more
  • Posted at 10:21 AM
    AT&T* announced today that John Stankey, President and Chief Executive Officer—AT&T Business Solutions, will participate in a panel discussion on network security at Fortune’s Brainstorm Tech Conference on Thursday, July 21, 2011. The ... read more
  • Posted at 10:15 AM
    BRIDGEWATER, NJ -- (Marketwire) -- 07/14/11 -- Aptalis Pharma, a global specialty pharmaceutical company focused on gastrointestinal diseases and cystic fibrosis (CF), today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new strength of ZENPEP® (pancrelipase) Delayed-Release Capsules. The new formulation will be offered in 25,000 units of lipase, the highest strength currently approved by the FDA. The 25,000-unit strength will give physicians yet another option in dosing patients with exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI) caused ... read more
  • Posted at 10:15 AM
    National data center service provider, CoreLink Data Centers, LLC (http://www.corelink.com) announced today it is a sponsor of the upcoming Illinois Technology Association (ITA) TechWeek event to be held July 22-29, 2011 in Chicago, IL. TechWeek will bring together 10,000 people to explore a four-day innovation conference and technology expo, and over 60 partner events spanning technology, design and media and entrepreneurship. Independent events range from exhibition areas and startup pitches to interactive design workshops and product launch parties. "With our strong ... read more
  • Posted at 10:14 AM
    Kyocera Mita America, Inc., one of the world's leading document solutions companies, is once again named the Most Reliable Monochrome Multifunctional Product (MFP) line in the industry. In a survey of service managers and dealers conducted by Office Products Analyst, a publication of Industry Analysts, Inc., ... read more
  • Posted at 10:08 AM
    TMC, in partnership with Interactive Media Strategies, today announced that Ignite Technologies, Inc. has signed on as a platinum sponsor of their Business Video Expo, in Austin, Texas on September 13-15, 2011. Ignite ... read more
  • Posted at 10:05 AM
    RealNetworks, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNWK) announced today the launch of exclusive content for the new VH1 celebrity reality series Famous Food on SuperPass, its online video and VIP service. Famous Food premiered July 10 and airs Sundays 10 PM ET/PT. Teaming with VH1 and 51 Minds Entertainment, RealNetworks is offering registered SuperPass subscribers access to premium content - including exclusive behind-the-scenes, unedited and uncut footage, full episodes, and producer updates. Fans can watch footage on-demand, in a social-viewing environment that allows ... read more
  • Posted at 10:05 AM
    Rosetta Stone Inc. (NYSE:RST), a leading provider of technology-based language-learning solutions, today announced it will report its second quarter financial results after the U.S. financial markets close on August 4, 2011. In conjunction with this announcement, Rosetta Stone will ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/14/11 -- QuickLogic Corporation (NASDAQ: QUIK), the lowest power Customer Specific Standard Products (CSSPs) solutions leader, has scheduled a conference call to discuss the company's earnings results for its fiscal second quarter on Tuesday, August 2, 2011, at 2:30 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time / 5:30 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time. QuickLogic will issue a news release announcing the Company's second quarter 2011 earnings results at approximately 1:00 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time / 4:00 p.m. Eastern ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    NeoStem, Inc. (NYSE Amex: NBS) ("NeoStem" or the "Company"), an international biopharmaceutical company, announced the signing of a definitive merger agreement whereby NeoStem will acquire Amorcyte, Inc. ("Amorcyte"), a development stage cell therapy company focusing on novel treatments for cardiovascular disease. Amorcyte's lead product candidate, AMR-001, is ready to initiate a Phase II study for the treatment of acute myocardial infarction (AMI). Of the approximately 800,000 Americans who suffer an AMI each year, twenty percent or 160,000 patients ... read more
  • The Old Way Isn't Necessarily the Best Way --- WINSTON, Ore., July 14, 2011
    Posted at 9:59 AM
    According to SOLiD Technologies (http://www.solidtechusa.com) CEO Seth Buechley, too many building and public venue owners turn first to wireless carriers to achieve reliable coverage throughout their facilities. But this approach does not often serve the best interests of the building owner over the long run. "Carriers focus on funding and solving their own wireless coverage issues," says Buechley. "So, to provide reliable coverage for multiple wireless service providers, building owners must court each carrier or abandon the goal and lock the ... read more
  • Posted at 9:58 AM
    QuantRx® Biomedical Corporation (OTCQB:QTXB), an emerging leader in the development and commercialization of innovative diagnostic products based on its patented technology platforms, is pleased to announce that following the successful resolution and full settlement of all matters related to the QN Joint Venture as disclosed in a Form 8-K filed with the SEC on July 8, 2011, the Company is currently implementing a go to market strategy for its market ready over-the-counter (OTC) healthcare products. Further, the Company plans to initiate ... read more
  • Posted at 9:56 AM
    Life Technologies Corporation today announced that it has developed new drug delivery technology specially designed for therapeutic applications that is 100-fold more potent than previous formulations. The technology is available for licensing as part of a new out-licensing program. Scientists at Life Technologies have developed the novel proprietary siRNA delivery reagents by using new lipid molecules and formulation design to drastically improve potency and minimize toxicity in vivo. A single dose of 12.5ug siRNA per kilogram can achieve 50 percent knock ... read more
  • Posted at 9:53 AM
    On Tuesday, June 28, 2011, KinetX, Inc. a Tempe, Arizona based aerospace engineering company of 60 people, was notified by the US Navy that they were selected to be a Prime Contractor for the Department of the Navy, Naval Sea Systems Command SeaPort-e Rolling Admissions solicitation #N00178-11-R-4000; this contracting vehicle is often referred to as SeaPort or SeaPort-e. SeaPort-e provides an efficient and effective means of contracting for professional support services and enhancing small business participation. The SeaPort-e contractual vehicle ... read more
  • Posted at 9:53 AM
    Taoglas Limited (www.taoglas.com), the leading provider of antenna solutions to the M2M market, today launched the PA.700.A “Viking” antenna, a LTE, septa-band, surface mount antenna (SMT). It delivers efficiency of over 70% in a design that is ... read more