<font size="2" face="Arial">GOODYEAR, Ariz.</font>, Nov. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --NASA has repeatedly stated that its new mission to Mars, Curiosity, carries no life detector. Yet, Gilbert V. Levin, Experimenter on NASA's 1976 Viking Mission, disagrees. He says instruments aboard Curiosity can confirm his published claim that his Labeled Release (LR) experiment detected living microorganisms on Mars.
Dr. Levin was Experimenter and Dr. Patricia Ann Straat Co-Experimenter on the experiment that produced evidence of life on ... read more
MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/28/11 -- Egnyte, a leading provider of HybridCloud file server solutions, announced today that CEO Vineet Jain will be speaking on the topic of Cloud Commuting at VentureBeat's CloudBeat 2011 conference on December 1 at 11:15AM at the Sofitel in Redwood City, CA. The panel discussion will cover Cloud Commuting as a major trend for 2012, and specifically how widespread mobile usage, acceptance of telecommuting, and usage of cloud solutions have changed ... read more
PLEASANTON, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/28/11 -- Australia's renowned Ian Wark Research Institute (The Wark), at the University of South Australia (UniSA), is leveraging non-destructive 3D X-ray microscopy solutions from Xradia to further groundbreaking research in minerals processing, colloids and nanostructures, and bio and polymer interfaces, across a broad range of industries, including advanced materials, manufacturing, energy, health, and environmental sciences. Extending progressive techniques such as Xradia's multi-length scale imaging capabilities to postgraduate students and scientists worldwide, The ... read more
Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ:STX) today updated its financial outlook
for the December 2011 and March 2012 quarters.
The company continues to believe that, due to the industry impacts
caused by the extensive flooding in Thailand, hard disk drive supply
... read more
today reported results for Fiscal Year (FY) 2011, which ended June 30,
2011. Record revenues totaled more than $195 million, up 13 percent from
FY10. Total backlog at $405 million registered strong indications of
continued future growth and matched last year’s record. Since 2005, SCRA ... read more
HUGO BOSS is giving away an exclusive shopping experience with a leading style icon in New York. Entry is open to all foursquare followers of HUGO BOSS who check in on foursquare at a HUGO BOSS store between November 28 and December 6, 2011. Selected stores will be featuring a specially-created window display designed to publicize the competition.
The exclusive shopping event with the surprise, well-known guest will take place at the HUGO BOSS store in New York's Meatpacking District on ... read more
In a recent survey of U.S. gastroenterologists (n=99), BioTrends
Research Group, LLC finds that about two-thirds of the surveyed
physicians feel that there is a high unmet need for new agents to treat
ulcerative colitis (UC), second only to the need for new therapies for
Irritable ... read more
Color, scale, dimensions and environmental context are essential
components of product design. Recognizing a need for integration of
these elements, Mechdyne
Corporation, provider of visual information technologies, created
getReal3D for Showcase, which they will introduce at Autodesk®
University 2011. This ... read more
Two leading space and engineering organizations recently honored two NASA engineers with achievement awards.
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Physicist and electrical engineer Diane Elizabeth (Betsy) Pugel, who works at the Detector Systems Branch at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md., received the Women in Aerospace's Achievement Award (WIA) at the organization's 26th Annual WIA Awards Dinner and Ceremony on Nov. 1. Among other criteria, WIA bestows this award on individuals who have demonstrated noteworthy, proven, technical, or ... read more
Aware, Inc. (NASDAQ: AWRE), a global provider of biometrics and medical imaging software, today announced that it has supplied Cambridge Assessment, the University of Cambridge's international exams group, with a biometric verification solution based on its COTS Biometric Services Platform (BioSP(TM)) and user interface development services. The advanced solution forms the basis of 'Identica,' which is part of Cambridge Assessment's exam fraud prevention services.
The Identica system enables exam proctors to easily capture ISO-compliant facial images of candidates. These ... read more
The day after Thanksgiving has long been a huge day for retail shoppers. But in recent years, the following Monday has grown into the largest online sales day of the year, earning the nickname, "Cyber Monday." And now, deals on cable TV, high speed Internet and home phone services found at DigitalLanding.com allow savings to shoppers that can last an entire year.
In 2010, online shoppers spent over $1 billion on Cyber Monday, and that number is expected to reach ... read more
Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:ERTS) today announced that Eric Brown,
Chief Financial Officer, will present at the UBS 39th Annual Global
Media and Communications Conference on Monday, Dec. 5, 2011 in New York
City. During the course of this event, Electronic Arts may disclose
material developments affecting ... read more
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CVD Equipment Corporation (“CVD”), a leading provider of custom chemical
vapor deposition systems, today announced that it has been invited to
participate in the panel discussion entitled “Scaling Up Revolutionary
New Materials at the 7th Annual Livingston Nanotech
... read more
Aberdeen Emerging Markets Telecommunications and Infrastructure Fund, Inc. announces the retirement of Mr. Walter Eberstadt from the Board of Directors and the appointment of Mr. Alexander Zagoreos.
Mr. Enrique R. Arzac, Chairman, comments: "On behalf of the Fund's Board, I would like to thank Mr. Eberstadt for his invaluable contribution to the Fund during his six year tenure as a Director and wish him the best of success in all his future endeavors. In addition, we are very pleased to welcome ... read more
Although they represented 20% of all fuel cell systems shipped in
2010, fuel cells used as auxiliary power units (APUs) remain very
limited commercially. In 2010 global fuel cell APU
shipments totaled only a little over 3,100, almost all of them
manufactured in Europe. Nevertheless, there ... read more
(NASDAQ: SSYS) Stratasys
says it will expand its WaterWorks soluble support material to be
compatible with its polycarbonate build material (PC-10) for Fortus 3D
This shaver is shown before and after soluble support material was dissolved. (Photo: Stratasys)
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Kerry Bailey -- president of Terremark, a Verizon company (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ) -- will speak at Baird's 2011 Technology Conference in San Francisco on Tuesday, Nov. 29. His remarks will be webcast beginning at approximately 6:35 p.m. Eastern time. Access instructions and presentation materials will be available on Verizon's Investor Relations Web site, www.verizon.com/investor.
VERIZON'S ONLINE NEWS CENTER: Verizon news releases, executive speeches and biographies, media contacts, high-quality video and images, and other information are available at Verizon's ... read more
VOTEC’s electronic poll book, VoteSafe,
was successfully used in nine states this November as millions of voters
are enjoying the advances this technology brings to the voter check-in
and verification process. Vote Center’s, Early Voting, and simple
precinct consolidation have all led counties to this election ... read more
Cincinnati Bell Inc. (NYSE: CBB) today announced its participation in
the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Leveraged Finance Conference on
Wednesday, November 30, at 2:40 p.m. Eastern and the UBS Global Media
and Communications Conference on Monday, December 5, at 10:00 a.m.
Eastern. Kurt Freyberger, chief ... read more
Aerojet, a GenCorp (NYSE: GY) company, announced today that it has successfully completed a major milestone in the development of a ground demonstrator for the Next Generation Engine (NGE) program. Aerojet, along with its partner Florida Turbine Technologies, Inc. (FTT), recently completed the Preliminary Design Review (PDR) of the turbopump assembly before an Independent Review Team comprised of third party turbomachinery experts.
"We continue to make steady progress on a modern, all-U.S. LOX/hydrogen upper stage engine which will significantly reduce U.S. ... read more