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Wednesday, July 13, 2011

  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    When flu season arrives this fall, a liquid form of Tamiflu--the most widely used anti-viral flu medication--will be available in a new, lower concentration to reduce the possibility of medication errors. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090824/FDALOGO) The change applies to the oral suspension form of Tamiflu. Oral suspension is a powder form of the prescription medication that a pharmacist mixes with water to make a liquid treatment easier to take by children or adults who are unable to swallow a Tamiflu capsule. The Tamiflu ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/13/11 -- Silver Peak Systems, the leader in data center class wide area network (WAN) optimization, today unveiled its Virtual Acceleration Open Architecture (VXOA), a combination of software and flexible pricing options that enable customers, partners, and service providers to deploy WAN optimization more conveniently than ever. VXOA takes the underlying software that is used to power the entire family of Silver Peak NX, VX, and VRX WAN optimization products and introduces a new ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    Groupon (http://www.groupon.com) continues the expansion of its location-based deals platform, Groupon Now!™ (http://www.groupon.com/now) with launches in Orlando, Raleigh, St. Louis and Toronto this week, bringing the total markets Groupon Now! serves to 24. ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    GE Energy, which has grown from $29 billion in revenue to over $40 billion since 2006, announced today that Dan Heintzelman, currently CEO of GE Energy Services, has been named CEO of GE Oil & Gas. Heintzelman succeeds Claudi Santiago, who has served as CEO of GE Oil & Gas for the ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    Iron Bow Technologies, an information technology solutions provider, has been awarded a five year, multi-million dollar contract to provide TelePresence hardware and services to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The EPA leads the nation in environmental science, research, education ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    Progress Software Corporation (NASDAQ: PRGS), a leading software provider that enables enterprises to be operationally responsive today announced the appointment of Philip M. Pead to the company’s Board of Directors effective immediately. Mr. Pead’s appointment expands the Progress Software Board ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    SEMICON West, Booth #6656 North – 3M, the world’s leading supplier of chemical mechanical planarization (CMP) Pad Conditioners and Fixed Abrasives for semiconductors, announces the completion of a major expansion of 3M’s development laboratory and cleanroom located at its headquarters in Saint Paul, Minn. The expansion ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    Spike TV is taking its hunt for the "Deadliest Warrior" to San Diego Comic-Con. The network announced today its plans for the "Deadliest Warrior - Vampires Vs. Zombies" panel on Thursday, July 21 from 10:00 - 11:00 AM, the launch of a new "Deadliest Warrior" augmented reality mobile app available on iPhones and iPads beginning Thursday, July 21 and a hosted video game tournament at the Spike TV Booth for its new "Deadliest Warrior: Legends" game. During ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today issued an updated safety communication warning health care providers and patients that surgical placement of mesh through the vagina to repair pelvic organ prolapse may expose patients to greater risk than other surgical options. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090824/FDALOGO) The safety communication also says that with the exposure to greater risk comes no evidence of greater clinical benefit such as improved quality of life. Pelvic Organ Prolapse (POP) occurs when the internal structures that support the pelvic organs ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwire) -- 07/13/11 -- At Cisco Live, the company's annual IT and communications conference, Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today introduced new technology to increase the efficiency and security of cloud-based networks so that information can be delivered instantly, with industry-leading security, to more people, on more devices, in more locations. Cisco's cloud computing vision unites a world of many clouds -- private, public, hybrid and community -- providing connectivity to every mobile device, personal computer, ... read more
  • Posted at 8:57 AM
    NETGEAR, Inc., (NASDAQGM: NTGR), a global networking company that delivers innovative products to consumers, businesses and service providers, today announced that it will hold a conference call with investors and analysts on Thursday, July 28, 2011 at 5:00 p.m. EDT (2:00 p.m. PDT) to discuss results for the Company's second quarter 2011 and third quarter 2011 business outlook. The news release announcing the second quarter 2011 results will be disseminated on July 28, 2011 after the ... read more
  • Megatouch Brings Photo Hunt® HD to the iPad --- BRISTOL, Pa., July 13, 2011
    Posted at 8:55 AM
    AMI Entertainment Network, creator of Megatouch, the original touchscreen game system, is excited to announce the arrival of their biggest hit to the iTunes App Store, as Photo Hunt® HD is now available for download on iPads worldwide. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110713/PH34567 ) In 1997, Megatouch introduced the world to Photo Hunt, a find-the-difference game requiring players to locate and touch 5 differences between two photos positioned side-by-side. Today, it continues to thrive on Megatouch barroom devices, with thousands of photos available and more ... read more
  • Posted at 8:53 AM
    When there is an incident in which sensitive, protected or confidential online data has potentially been viewed, stolen or used by an unauthorized individual a data breach has occurred. Most people are vulnerable to data breaches just from entering identifying information online or from making ... read more
  • Posted at 8:52 AM
    EVOL Foods, Boulder-based maker of made-from-scratch natural and organic frozen food, is proud to announce a new partnership with Zipongo. The San Francisco based technology company empowers healthy and sustainable living through tailored meal, exercise, sleep and "healthy deal" plans. EVOL will be featuring its burritos, wraps, and gluten-free entree bowls through Zipongo's Healthy Deals--a combination of innovative social media promotions and in-store marketing, in a continuous effort to expose shoppers to healthier meal options. "EVOL is very excited ... read more
  • Posted at 8:51 AM
    Susan N. Story, executive vice president of Southern Company and president and CEO of Southern Company Services, announced today that Kenneth E. Coleman has been elected senior vice president and CIO, effective Aug. 1. Coleman will succeed Becky Blalock, who has held the position since 2002. "Becky leaves a track record of accomplishments that have distinguished her career and Southern Company as a technology leader," said Story. "Under her leadership, Southern Company has been recognized as one of the '100 Best ... read more
  • Posted at 8:50 AM
    OneDesk helps businesses become more social by connecting customers, partners, and employees to the product and service development process. OneDesk is leading the market in providing solutions that help companies realize the benefits of social product development, co-creation, and customer-driven innovation. This blended suite of SaaS ... read more
  • Posted at 8:44 AM
    Today the Military Vehicles Exhibition and Conference (Cobo Convention Center, Detroit Michigan, August 9-11, 2011) announces that the agenda has been expanded to include additional advanced technology workshops, presentations and hands-on demonstrations to further support the event’s “Complete Military Supply ... read more
  • Posted at 8:41 AM
    The California Newspapers Partnership today unveiled its new TapIn Bay Area iPad app that connects locals with the best of the Bay Area, from restaurant reviews and coupons for Mongolian BBQ to local concerts and great deals. The app -- developed in collaboration with local start-up Tackable -- plots news, coupons, events, deals, photos, hiking trails, and feature video into an exploratory experience, said Steve Rossi, CEO of California Newspapers Partnership, the organization that led the development of the app. ... read more
  • Posted at 8:35 AM
    NetScout Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTCT), will announce its first quarter fiscal year 2012 financial results for the period ended June 30, 2011 on July 21, 2011, at approximately 7:30 a.m. ET. NetScout Systems will host its corresponding conference call and live webcast on the same day at ... read more
  • Posted at 8:31 AM
    A Purdue University researcher has developed technology that helps students learn a foreign language through monitored individualized lessons performed outside the classroom. Atsushi Fukada, associate professor of Japanese and linguistics in the College ... read more