Cerca Group LLC (“Cerca Group”), a private investment firm based
in New York City, today announced the acquisition of IRTH Solutions,
Inc. (“IRTH Solutions” “IRTH” or the “Company”), the leading provider of
software and services to the damage prevention industry in the United
States. Cerca Group ... read more
Phiaton Corporation, a premium manufacturer of high-performance personal audio products for consumers who appreciate authentic sound reproduction, eye-catching design and superior technology, today announced the availability of two leading-edge personal listening solutions. Phiaton's groundbreaking new "Earphones" include:
Primal Series PS 20 NC (MSRP: $149): Phiaton's PS 20 NC "Half In-Ear" Earphones are available in glossy black and glossy white versions. The slightly larger than conventional earbud-type headphones allow for a wider frequency range and more realistic musical presence. Notably, the new ... read more
Motorola Mobility, Inc. (NYSE: MMI), today announced it won the "Best of CES" award for its Motorola XOOM(TM) - the first device on Google's new Android 3.0 Honeycomb operating system designed from the ground up for tablets. In addition to "Best of CES" award, Motorola received two other award honors - "Best Smartphone" for the Motorola ATRIX(TM) and "Best Tablet" for the Motorola XOOM(TM). Produced and judged by editors from CNET (www.cnet.com), the winners of the "Best of CES" awards ... read more
Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited and Zinfandel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that they have entered into an exclusive, worldwide licensing agreement regarding Zinfandel's TOMM40 assay as a biomarker for the risk of Alzheimer's disease in high-risk older adults with normal cognition. The companies will study pioglitazone in connection with the TOMM40 biomarker and Alzheimer's disease. Pioglitazone is the active ingredient currently marketed in Takeda's ACTOS® (pioglitazone HCl).
The TOMM40 biomarker, recently discovered by a team led by Allen Roses, M.D., Chief ... read more
SEATTLE, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/10/11 -- Global supercomputer leader Cray Inc. (NASDAQ: CRAY) announced today that company representatives will be presenting at the 13th Annual Needham Growth Conference at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City. The Cray presentation will be held on Thursday, January 13, at 10:40 a.m. EST.
The Cray presentation will be available to the public via live audio webcast. To listen to the webcast, go to the Investors section of the Cray ... read more
BEDFORD, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/10/11 -- Insulet Corporation (NASDAQ: PODD), the leader in tubing-free insulin pump technology with its OmniPod® Insulin Management System, today announced the appointment of Charles Liamos as the company's Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Liamos, a member of Insulet's Board of Directors since 2005, will continue to serve in that role.
"Charlie brings unparalleled experience in managing the operations of high growth companies in the diabetes industry to take them to the next level of ... read more
Allergan, Inc. (NYSE: AGN) invites you to listen to David Pyott,
Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, and Jeff Edwards,
Executive Vice President, Finance and Business Development, Chief
Financial Officer, discuss the Company's fourth quarter and year end
2010 results on Wednesday, February 2, ... read more
the world’s most popular open source CMS (content management system),
today announced the immediate availability of Joomla 1.6. Designed to
offer enhanced site control and a more polished user experience, Joomla
1.6 delivers a variety of new tools to improve website management and
... read more
Distribion, one of the nation's leading providers of web-based, distributed marketing services, announced today that it will be attending the January 27, 2011 PIMA (Professional Insurance Marketing Association) Annual Meeting. During the conference, Distribion executives will conduct a roundtable discussion entitled "Optimizing Your Multi-Channel Marketing Communication Strategy," that identifies evidence-based marketing challenges faced by both corporate marketing directors and local agents within the insurance and financial industry.
These challenges--which directly influence the sales and marketing potential of local agents and brokers--is ... read more
PPD, Inc. (Nasdaq: PPDI) today announced it has established a joint
venture with Taijitu Biologics Limited (TBL) in the area of the
discovery of novel biotherapeutics. The joint venture, named BioDuro
Biologics, expands PPD’s capability to deliver unique, highly
differentiated drug discovery services for biopharmaceutical companies ... read more
Telecom & Technology, Inc. (“GTT”) (GTLT:OTCBB), a global
telecommunications carrier and leading network integrator serving the
data communications needs of large enterprise, government and carrier
clients, announced today that their President and CEO, Rick Calder, will
present at the ... read more
United Medical Systems announces the acquisition of Breast Surgical
Services, Inc., a Woodlands, Texas-based company for an undisclosed cash
amount. The acquisition of Breast Surgical Services will expand UMS’
stereotactic operations throughout Southern Texas.
United Medical Systems is an ... read more
The Boeing (NYSE: BA) board of directors today accepted the resignation of director William M. Daley who, on Jan. 7, submitted his request to resign following his appointment as U.S. President Barack Obama's chief of staff.
"All of us at Boeing thank Bill for his contributions to our company and wish him well as he tackles this next phase of his exemplary public service career," said Chairman, President and Chief Executive Jim McNerney.
The resignation is effective as of Jan. ... read more
Rockwell Collins, Inc. (NYSE: COL) today announced its acquisition of
Computing Technologies for Aviation, Inc. (CTA), a leading provider of
flight operations management solutions for corporate flight departments
and other aviation customers. The acquisition adds to the broad
capabilities of Rockwell Collins’ new Ascend™ flight information ... read more
Amphora, the foremost developer of global energy trading and risk
management systems for the liquid hydrocarbons industry, announced today
that Transcor Astra Group has selected Symphony, Amphora’s ETRM
solution, as their global commodities and derivatives trading platform.
“We sought ... read more
Certain combat Veterans who were discharged from active duty service
before Jan. 28, 2003 have until Jan. 27, 2011 to take advantage of their
enhanced health care enrollment opportunity through the Department of
Veterans Affairs (VA).
“While there is ... read more
Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (Nasdaq: CY) will announce its
fourth-quarter and year-end 2010 earnings in a conference call on
Thursday, January 27 at 8:30 a.m. Pacific time.
All interested parties are requested to contact 408-943-2113 no later
than Monday January ... read more
Scientists using NASA's Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope have detected beams of antimatter produced above thunderstorms on Earth, a phenomenon never seen before.
Scientists think the antimatter particles were formed in a terrestrial gamma-ray flash (TGF), a brief burst produced inside thunderstorms and shown to be associated with lightning. It is estimated that about 500 TGFs occur daily worldwide, but most go undetected.
"These signals are the first direct evidence that thunderstorms make antimatter particle beams," said Michael Briggs, ... read more
SkyWire® Media, an SMS Mobile
Marketing company, today announced it is partnering with Boyd Gaming
Corporation (NYSE: BYD) to provide its Mobile Suite of text messaging
solutions to enhance Boyd Gaming’s nationwide player loyalty program, B
... read more
L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) announced today that it acquired FUNA
International, GmbH (FUNA) on December 22, 2010. The terms of the
transaction were not disclosed. The business will be included in the
Marine & Power Systems Group within L-3’s Electronic Systems segment.
... read more