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Thursday, April 19, 2012

  • Posted at 12:39 PM
    iOnRoad was named a finalist in the Automotive, Safe Driving & Transportation category of CTIA’s annual Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Awards competition. The CTIA E-Tech Awards honor the most innovative new products in 15 categories spanning the areas of mobile apps, consumer electronics, ... read more
  • Posted at 12:36 PM
    Attorney David A. Menken, partner at White Plains law firm McCarthy Fingar LLP has this month achieved a Certified Information Privacy Professional - US (CIPP/US) designation from the International Association of Privacy Professionals, adding a strong knowledge of U.S. privacy laws and data security practices to his expertise in corporate and information technology law. The CIPP/US credential is the global standard in privacy certification and demonstrates a strong foundation in U.S. privacy laws and regulations and an understanding of ... read more
  • Posted at 12:34 PM
    comScore, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today released data from the comScore Video Metrix service showing that 181 million U.S. Internet users watched nearly 37 billion online content videos in March, while video ads topped 8 billion for the first time on record. (Logo: Top 10 Video Content Properties by Unique Viewers Google Sites, driven primarily by video viewing at, ranked as the top online video content property in March with 146.1 million unique viewers, ... read more
  • Don't Hesitate to Vaccinate --- ATLANTA, April 19, 2012
    Posted at 12:29 PM
    Each year, thousands of children become ill from diseases that could have been prevented by basic childhood immunizations. National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW) is April 21 - 28, 2012 and the Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) urges all Georgians to protect infants from vaccine-preventable diseases by vaccinating their children. "Parents want to do what is best for their children," said Steve Mitchell, Director of the Georgia Immunization Program. "They know about the importance of car seats, ... read more
  • Electro-Sensors, Inc. Announces Cash Dividend --- MINNETONKA, Minn., April 19, 2012
    Posted at 12:19 PM
    Electro-Sensors, Inc. (Nasdaq: ELSE) announced today that the Company declared a cash dividend of $0.04 per share to shareholders of record on May 4, 2012. The dividend is payable on May 18, 2012. Electro-Sensors, Inc. manufactures and distributes electronic instruments used to monitor shaft speeds, bearing temperature, belt misalignment, and position in industrial applications and also offers complete hazard monitoring systems for agricultural processing facilities. SOURCE Electro-Sensors, Inc. ... read more
  • Posted at 12:17 PM
    Minnesota-based data and analytics company ID Insight today released BroadBand Scout for Businesssm — the first-of-its-kind database of broadband connectivity for businesses across the United States. BroadBand Scout for Business provides access to critical data that allows economic development groups, business broadband providers ... read more
  • Posted at 12:16 PM
    Funzio, a leading developer of blockbuster free-to-play games for mobile and social platforms, is proud to announce its newest game, Kingdom Age, is now available on the App Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The game is optimized for the Retina display on both iPhone and ... read more
  • Posted at 12:15 PM
    Applied Manufacturing Technologies (AMT), a leading supplier of factory automation and safety design, engineering and process consulting services today announced its Director of Safety Consulting Services, Roberta Nelson Shea, will be hosting a webinar on robot safety sponsored by Siemens, a world leader of automation technology ... read more
  • Posted at 12:14 PM
    4G subscriber adoption is primed to take off in 2012 as a range of 4G-enabled mobile devices, from USB dongles, smartphones, tablets, 4G portable hotspots, and wireless broadband CPE modems, are shipping from assembly line to retail stores. “4G devices are expected to generate 87 million ... read more
  • Posted at 12:11 PM
    The SPECTRUM Group (TSG) is pleased to announce retired Army Major General Michael D. Jones has joined our firm following a distinguished military career in which his last active Army assignment was Chief of Staff for U.S. Central Command. He held numerous key command and senior staff positions in ... read more
  • Posted at 12:10 PM
    Zions Direct, the online broker-dealer that allows its customers to purchase FDIC - insured Certificates of Deposit in its daily web-based auctions, announces its weekly auction results. In auctions closed from April 11, 2012 to April 17, 2012, investors purchasing FDIC-insured CDs in the auctions received average yields 0.50 percentage points, or 50 basis points, higher than average yields on similar CDs as reported in Informa Research Services Top 50 National APYs, April 17, 2012. (Logo: Zions Direct regularly publishes ... read more
  • Posted at 12:07 PM
    Advanced Photonix, Inc.® (NYSE Amex: API) announced today that the Wall Street Reporter (WSR) has conducted an audio interview of Richard (Rick) Kurtz, CEO of Advanced Photonix, Inc. The interview has been posted to the WSR website and includes a general overview of Advanced Photonix products ... read more
  • Posted at 12:04 PM
    Ted Craver, chairman and CEO of Edison International, who delivered the keynote speech today at the American Association of Blacks in Energy (AABE) national conference in Long Beach, Calif., is pictured with Arnetta McRae, national president of AABE, David Owens, a national board member of AABE ... read more
  • Posted at 12:03 PM
    Par Pharmaceutical Companies, Inc. (NYSE: PRX) today announced that its Par Pharmaceutical, Inc. operating subsidiary has entered into an exclusive acquisition and license agreement with Handa Pharmaceuticals LLC to acquire Handa's ANDA for dexlansoprazole capsules, the generic version of Takeda's Dexilant(®). Handa believes it is the first to file an ANDA containing a paragraph IV certification for the 60 mg strength of the product, which would potentially provide 180 days of marketing exclusivity. According to IMS Health data, ... read more
  • Posted at 12:02 PM
    The SPECTRUM Group (TSG) is pleased to announce retired Air Force Lieutenant General Ted F. Bowlds has joined our firm following a distinguished military career in the Air Force as Commander of the Electronic System Center and Program Executive Office for Command and Control at Hanscom Air Force Base ... read more
  • Posted at 12:01 PM
    The SPECTRUM Group (TSG) is pleased to announce retired Army Colonel Robert E. Crowley has joined our firm while continuing his success at Halcyon Group International, LLC as Executive Vice-President. This followed his distinguished military career in which his last active Army assignment was Commander, 358th Civil Affairs Brigade. ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    The "Plant & Facilities Engineering" online trade show and event on April 11 hosted by GlobalSpec drew more than 1,800 participants, with 86 percent of attendees reporting they are decision makers within their organizations. The free virtual conference is now available on demand to give engineers and industrial professionals easy access to educational presentations and industry-leading supplier resources from the live-day event. (Logo: GlobalSpec's "Plant & Facilities Engineering" event provided learning opportunities to discover some of the latest trends, technologies, and ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    WGT today announced the official launch of the “WGT Baseball: MLB” game on Facebook. After several months of early testing, WGT Baseball: MLB is currently the largest baseball game on Facebook with a steadily growing audience of over 200,000 monthly users. ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    Avid® (NASDAQ: AVID) today announced that Ken Sexton, executive vice president and CFO, will present on the company’s business at the Jeffries 2012 Global TMT Conference on May 8, 2012 at 8:30 a.m. (ET). The event will be held at the Westin Hotel, New York City, ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    nCircle, the leader in information risk and security performance management, today announced the results of a survey of 104 security professionals in the energy and utility industry. The survey was sponsored by nCircle and EnergySec, a DOE-funded public-private partnership that works to enhance the cyber ... read more