WILSONVILLE, OR -- (Marketwire) -- 07/15/10 -- Mentor Graphics Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT) today announced the call-for-entries of its 22nd annual Technology Leadership Awards competition, continuing its tradition of recognizing excellence in printed circuit board (PCB) design. Started in 1988, this program is the longest running competition of its kind in the electronic design automation (EDA) industry. It recognizes engineers and computer aided design (CAD) designers who use Mentor's innovative technology to address today's complex PCB systems design challenges ... read more
Hundreds of customers lined up outside Verizon Wireless Communications Stores in U.S. cities, including at special midnight openings in Columbia, Md. and Frisco, Texas, to be among the first to purchase Verizon Wireless' new DROID X by Motorola, which went on sale today.
On-camera interviews with customers who purchased the DROID X smartphone at a special midnight store opening can now be viewed:
-- On the Verizon Wireless YouTube channel at
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PCTEL, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCTI), a leader in propagation and wireless network
optimization solutions, announced today it will release second quarter
2010 financial results before the market opens on Monday, July 26, 2010.
An earnings conference call will follow the release at 8:30 a.m. Eastern
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Emir Duzic, Ph.D. has joined ChanTest Corporation as head of GPCR and
HTS Assay Services. In his new role, Dr. Duzic has overall
responsibility for developing, optimizing, standardizing and running all
GPCR assays for customer compounds and all GPCR research projects.
ChanTest recently expanded its GPCR ... read more
On Monday, July 19, NASA Television will launch a full-time High Definition (HD) channel that media, cable and satellite service providers can access for news content and coverage of agency missions and programs.
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The channel will deliver HD video that only NASA can provide, such as live launch coverage of space shuttles and other spacecraft. The "ISS Update," a daily program covering the activities of the on-orbit International Space Station crews, will air on the new HD ... read more
EasyLink Services International Corporation ("EasyLink" or "Company")
(NasdaqCM: ESIC, www.easylink.com),
a global provider of comprehensive messaging services and e-commerce
solutions, today announced CarTech, Inc., a leader in publishing
information for automotive enthusiasts, has signed a term contract to
utilize EasyLink’s ... read more
BroadSign International, the premier global provider of digital signage
software along with rVue, Inc., a subsidiary of rVue Holdings, Inc.
(OTCBB: RVUE) and provider of the first demand-side platform for
planning and buying Digital Out-of-Home (DOOH) media, announced today
that the Open API integration between the ... read more
AminoScience LLC (AAS) today announced that it has confirmed GRAS
(Generally Recognized As Safe) status of its AjiGRAS-Leucine, meeting
the safety standards demanded by the US Food and Drug Administration
(FDA). As the only formulation of Leucine currently with FDA
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Merz Aesthetics today announced it is now shipping Asclera(TM) (polidocanol) Injection sclerotherapy treatment to doctors' offices throughout the U.S. Previously only available in Europe, Asclera(TM) was recently approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
In a study published in the June issue of Phlebology, leading experts conclude that polidocanol is a highly effective sclerotherapy treatment.
Asclera(TM) was approved by the FDA on March 30 to treat uncomplicated spider veins (varicose veins less than or equal to 1 mm in ... read more
Smart-Tek Solutions, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: STTN) announced today that it will open a new office in San Diego, California on August 1, 2010 to accommodate the increase in personnel needed to service its growing client base.
Kelly Mowrey, COO of Smart-Tek Automated Services, Inc., said, "We have located space in the Rancho Bernardo area that is perfect for us. We anticipate hiring additional staff during the coming year in order to properly service our expanding client base and this new ... read more
A thirty one page research report released today by the Florida Society of Pain Management Providers, available online at www.FLPainNews.com, challenges many of the purported factual findings of the Broward County Florida Grand Jury Report on Pain Clinics (released on November 19, 2009). The result is a document which is factually deceptive and what is left contains far more innuendo than fact. The Grand Jury, convened in the spring of 2009 by Michael J. Satz, State Attorney for the ... read more
the recognized leading provider of Web-based
solutions shaping the next generation of technology for the federal
government, today announced its lead role in the redesign of USA.gov
which serve as the U.S. government's official web portals. Under ... read more
Ener1, Inc. (Nasdaq: HEV), a leading American manufacturer of large-format lithium-ion battery systems for automotive and utility grid energy storage applications, has appointed Bruce Curtis, former Vice President of Program Development at First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR), global President of the New York-based company's grid storage business.
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"Rapidly accelerating adoption worldwide of lithium-ion technology for grid storage compels us to bring on board the best talent available to take full advantage of this tremendous ... read more
Wave Crest Holdings Limited, a global e-payments solutions provider, today announced that it has raised $8.5 million in Series B funding led by GRP Partners with Park Ventures LLC participating. This financing is the first institutional round raised by Wave Crest. Brian McLoughlin, general partner at GRP Partners, and Larry Park also joined the board of Wave Crest.
Wave Crest was founded in 2008 by seasoned technology and pre-paid executives with the goal of fundamentally changing the payments paradigm by ... read more
To help combat the alarming high school dropout rate among our nation's at-risk students, AT&T* today announced a $1.5 million contribution to Communities In Schools (CIS) to enable the organization to strengthen and advance its core program.
CIS will use this funding to significantly increase the number of school-based site coordinators who help connect at-risk-students in affiliate schools with academic support, mentoring, counseling, after-school programs, career development, intervention, health care and other resources.
For more than 30 years, CIS has remained committed ... read more
Speakeasy (www.speakeasy.net), one of the nation's leading broadband and voice services providers, has once again extended their free phone offer, which has successfully eliminated one of the last barriers to VoIP adoption. Companies interested in switching to VoIP (Voice over IP) will find that now may be the perfect time to switch, thanks to the extension of Speakeasy's free phone promotion and the mobility-enhancing, time-saving features associated with VoIP, which are validated during busy summer schedules.
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Vlingo Corporation, the world's leading provider of intelligent voice applications that turn your words into action, today released a new feature for Android devices users called "SuperDialer."
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Vlingo's original voice dialer connects users with people from a personal address book while SuperDialer expands on that functionality by accessing an infinite phone book to bridge a connection with any business, anywhere, anytime. This groundbreaking functionality can be accessed quickly and easily by using Vlingo's Tap & ... read more
AT&T* has been awarded three retail carrier excellence awards for Data Value Enterprise, Overall Data Quality, and Overall Voice Quality in the ILEC/IXC Group by ATLANTIC-ACM at a ceremony held at the Yale Club of New York.
In addition to its three awards, AT&T was highlighted in the report as the top-scoring carrier in multiple product categories, from Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) Frame Quality and Price, to VoIP Quality, Web Hosting Quality and Price. AT&T placed in the top three for ... read more
Ligand Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (NASDAQ: LGND) announces the
launch of its completely redesigned Web site: www.ligand.com.
The new Web site is designed as a comprehensive resource for investors,
prospective corporate partners and the life science community to learn
more about Ligand’s business model, robust pipeline, high-profile
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IXYS Corporation (NASDAQ:IXYS) announces today the release of its new
PolarP2TM Power MOSFET family, IXYS’ latest generation of
fast and rugged Polar-Series Power MOSFETs. These new 500V devices are
manufactured using IXYS’ proprietary PolarP2TM Technology
Platform, yielding a new class of devices that feature an optimized ... read more