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Tuesday, September 13, 2011

  • Posted at 12:33 PM
    MURRAY FRANK LLP is investigating claims of breach of fiduciary duties by certain members of the board of directors of NetLogic Microsystems, Inc., (NASDAQ: NETL) (“NetLogic” or the “Company”) in relation to the acquisition of the Company by Broadcom Corp. (NASDAQ: BRCM) (“Broadcom”). ... read more
  • Posted at 12:30 PM
    Global interactive marketing provider ExactTarget launched its new data segmentation application Audience Builder today, giving marketers a powerful solution to consolidate, analyze and take action on customer data in real time. Built as an application on the ExactTarget ... read more
  • Posted at 12:30 PM
    Phoenix Technologies Ltd., the global leader in core system software (BIOS/firmware) products, today announced that it has readied its mainstream UEFI firmware product, SecureCore Tiano(TM), which will support Intel® Ultrabook(TM) as well as Windows 8, the upcoming version of Microsoft's operating system. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110224/AQ53593LOGO) As an active innovator of the PC ecosystem, Phoenix Technologies is excited to see another advance in personal computing with the launch of Intel's Ultrabook category and with the next release of Windows. "We're making outstanding progress on ... read more
  • Posted at 12:20 PM
    Payment Processing, Inc. (PPI), the industry leader for integrated payments solutions, has again been named to the Inc. 5000 list of the nation's fastest growing privately held companies. Through new product development, improved customer service and continued channel partner growth, PPI has shown growth of 62% since 2007. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100217/CL55604LOGO ) "Now, more than ever, we depend on Inc. 5000 companies to spur innovation, provide jobs, and drive the economy forward. Growth companies, not large corporations, are where the action is," ... read more
  • Posted at 12:18 PM
    SCRA’s Applied Research and Development sector was recently awarded a contract for its Highly Integrated Production (HIPER) program. HIPER is a United States Army program that enhances reset for small and crew-set arms. Reset is a series of actions to restore, repair, replace and ... read more
  • Posted at 12:18 PM
    Champions Oncology, Inc. formerly Champions Biotechnology, Inc. (OTC: CSBR) reported the following results: Fiscal Year 2012 First Quarter Financial Results: Total operating revenues for the first quarter of fiscal 2012 were $1.63 million compared to $1.60 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2011. Total operating expenses for the first quarter of fiscal 2012 were $3.85 million compared to $2.20 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2011. Champions reported a net loss of $2.04 million, or ($0.04) per share, compared ... read more
  • Posted at 12:14 PM
    Elma Electronic Inc., a leading supplier of embedded products and systems solutions built on open standards-based platforms like VME, VPX, CompactPCI and ATCA, now offers the 9289 XMCStor, a mezzanine storage solution designed for high speed data access and system boot operations. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110913/PH67511 ) Developed to address rugged storage applications, the new single-width XMCStor uses the latest mezzanine form factor and flash drive technologies, including the new CFast flash storage technology. These next generation solid-state CompactFlash drives, based on a SATA ... read more
  • Posted at 12:12 PM
    The state's new plan to limit Medicaid patients to three "non-emergency" visits to the emergency room each year will put the most vulnerable members of society - including children - at risk of serious harm, according to the Washington Chapter of the American College of Emergency Physicians (WA/ACEP), the Washington State Medical Association (WSMA), and the Washington State Hospital Association (WSHA). The state is taking away coverage for more than 700 diagnoses that have symptoms of serious medical conditions, including ... read more
  • Posted at 12:10 PM
    Intertek (LSE: ITRK), a leading provider of quality and safety solutions serving a wide range of industries around the world, today announced that it is now offering security equipment manufactures the ability to test and certify their products domestically inside North America to meet the growing ... read more
  • Posted at 12:06 PM
    Advanced Technology International (ATI), an SCRA affiliate, was recently awarded a contract extension for the "Watchkeeper" program. The program, a component of the United States Coast Guard (USCG) Interagency Operations Center (IOC)/Command 21 project, provides a set of software applications ... read more
  • Posted at 12:05 PM
    Wacom® Company Limited announced this week that its G8 multi-touch controller technology is helping to support the next Windows touch experience thanks to the collaborative efforts of the two companies and their dedication to providing intuitive computer input. "The popularity of touch-centric devices such as smartphones, tablets and even larger surface displays like all-in one desktops, suggests that touch, specifically multi-touch, is becoming the primary user interface," said Masahiko Yamada, President of Wacom Company Limited. "By working towards a common ... read more
  • ATK and NASA Sign Space Act Agreement for Liberty Launch System --- KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla., Sept. 13, 2011
    Posted at 12:05 PM
    ATK (NYSE: ATK) and NASA announced a partnership today to work together during the development of ATK's commercial Liberty(TM) Launch System, an agreement that also supports the 2010 National Space Policy by furthering international partnerships. The team signed an unfunded Space Act Agreement (SAA) that enables NASA and the Liberty program office to provide technical interaction for the launch system during the Preliminary Design Review phase of the program. "This SAA enables us to exchange information with NASA and receive valuable insight ... read more
  • Posted at 12:05 PM
    The Authors Guild, the Australian Society of Authors, the Union Des Ecrivaines et des Ecrivains Quebecois (UNEQ), and eight individual authors have filed a copyright infringement lawsuit in federal court against HathiTrust, the University of Michigan, the University of California, the University of Wisconsin, Indiana University, and Cornell University. Plaintiff authors include children's book author and illustrator Pat Cummings, novelists Angelo Loukakis, Roxana Robinson, Daniele Simpson, and Fay Weldon, poet Andre Roy, Columbia University professor and Shakespeare scholar James ... read more
  • Atmel Industry-Leading maXTouch Controllers Support Windows 8 --- MSFT BUILD, ANAHEIM, Calif., Sept. 13, 2011
    Posted at 12:00 PM
    Today at the BUILD conference, Atmel® Corporation (NASDAQ: ATML), a leader in microcontroller and touch solutions, announced that the Atmel maXTouch® mXT1386 is the first touch controller to enable touch performance with Microsoft® Corp.'s new touch-centric operating system, Windows® 8. The mXT1386 controller is used in the Samsung® Windows Developer Preview PC. Leveraging Atmel's proven maXTouch technology, the mXT1386 is the first device in Atmel's maXTouch family that will support Windows 8 for touchscreens in a variety of sizes. Touch ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq: TYPE), a leading global provider of text imaging solutions, has licensed its XPS-to-PCL™ 6 and XPS-to-PostScript® vector conversion filters to Microsoft Corp. for use in the next version of Windows. Monotype Imaging’s XPS-to-PCL6 and XPS-to-PostScript driver technology enables printer device manufacturers ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    BUILD -- Editorial Summary: -- AMI announces full Aptio® UEFI BIOS firmware support for Windows 8 at BUILD -- The Samsung Windows Developer Preview prototype PC presented at BUILD is powered by Aptio 4.6.5.1 -- Aptio's support for Windows 8 is made possible due to full compliance with ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications and the leading supplier of MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) for consumer and portable applications(1), has collaborated with Microsoft to develop a motion and orientation Human Interface Device (HID) sensor solution running on the Windows 8 operating system. ST's sensor solution will be demonstrated at the Microsoft BUILD conference, September 13-16, 2011 in Anaheim, CA. The present collaboration with Microsoft demonstrates ST's ability to provide a complete ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) today announced that Qualcomm and Microsoft are collaborating to enable Qualcomm's Snapdragon(TM) next generation family of mobile processors to power the first generation of upcoming Windows 8-based PCs, becoming one of the only silicon providers to date positioned to support both Windows smartphones and PCs. In addition, Qualcomm's Gobi(TM) mobile Internet connectivity solutions will provide Windows 8-based PCs with wireless 3G/4G connectivity to deliver an always-connected experience. Microsoft Corp. demonstrated an early developer preview ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    Organizations are continually looking for more flexible enterprise content management (ECM) solutions that allow them to grow and change the software based on their needs. With 10,200-plus customers worldwide, OnBase does this, enabling organizations to use the solution in new and innovative ways, ultimately helping them create their own ECM best practices. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110124/DE31064LOGO ) To acknowledge such standout solutions from its customers, Hyland Software recognized nine organizations today with RealSolutions awards at its annual OnBase Training and Technology Conference ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    ViroPharma Incorporated (Nasdaq: VPHM) and Halozyme Therapeutics (Nasdaq: HALO) announced today that ViroPharma has initiated an open-label, multi-dose Phase 2 study to evaluate the safety, and pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of subcutaneous administration of Cinryze® (C1 esterase inhibitor [human)] in combination with Halozyme's Enhanze(TM) technology, a proprietary drug delivery platform using Halozyme's recombinant human hyaluronidase enzyme (rHuPH20), in subjects with hereditary angioedema (HAE). Initiation of the clinical trial has triggered a milestone payment of $3 million to Halozyme. "Routine prophylaxis ... read more