Meridian Systems, the Plan-Build-Operate technology solutions leader for
project-based organizations, announced today a Meridian speaking
engagement at the Chicago BIM Expo, taking place March 24, 2011 in
Willowbrook, IL. Meridian representatives will present how customers are
integrating construction project management solutions with BIM data and
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Mobile USA is launching the next generation of its social networking
music application, called VIRGIN MOBILE LIVE 2.0.. Now, all Android™
users will have free access to the company’s critically acclaimed music
stream hosted by DJ Abbey Braden, as well as past Virgin Mobile FreeFest ... read more
SAN MATEO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/17/11 -- Lucid Imagination, the commercial company behind Apache Solr/Lucene search technology, is pleased to announce its initial speaker lineup for Lucene Revolution 2011, the largest and only U.S. conference exclusively devoted to business-critical use of Solr/Lucene open source search technologies. In its second year, Lucene Revolution will take place May 25-26, 2011 at the Hyatt Regency, San Francisco Airport, California.
Building on the success of the 2010 conference, Lucene Revolution 2011 will ... read more
Los Angeles Southwest College recently broke ground on two facilities as part of its ongoing $419 million modernization program. The new School of Arts & Humanities and Career & Technical Education buildings will drastically reshape the 40-year-old campus' front entrance and, combined, will provide students with practical experience in music, theater and alternative energy.
Southwest has added a dozen major facilities and projects to the campus, including a new Student Services Activity Center, Child Development Center and Education Complex, ... read more
NASA has selected four high school teams of students to test their science experiments in a competition that simulates the microgravity in space. The experiments will be dropped next week into a 79-foot tower at NASA's Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, so that they experience weightlessness for 2.2 seconds.
The experiments are part of NASA's national science competition, "Dropping In a Microgravity Environment," or DIME. NASA provides the funding for up to four students and one adult advisor from each ... read more
ABC Financial Services, the leading provider of software and billing in the Health and Fitness Industry, today announced seven feature upgrades to its DataTrak software. The features are being demonstrated for the first time through interactive displays at the International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association (IHRSA) trade show in San Francisco this week.
"We are thrilled to be unveiling our latest software upgrades to IHRSA attendees this week," said Steve Ayers, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at ABC. "ABC prides ... read more
TUCSON, AZ -- (Marketwire) -- 03/17/11 -- Medical device manufacturing equipment leader Vante, which focuses its activities on catheter manufacturing, now has a new $1 million state of the art machining center and mold shop at their global headquarters in Tucson, AZ.
"After two years of intensive planning and work, Vante is very excited to announce that our new machining and mold facility is up and running. It accomplished numerous corporate goals, including reducing tooling order turn around time ... read more
First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) today announced it will build its new
U.S. manufacturing center in Mesa, Ariz. First Solar will invest about
$300 million in the factory, which will create approximately 600 jobs
and will include four manufacturing lines with a capacity to produce
more ... read more
Prolamsa USA announced today that ProLink(TM), it's new online Customer Information System, is now operational and ready for customer use.
ProLink allows customers to: place orders; track and check order status; review rolling schedules; print mill test reports and bills of lading; check invoices, payment status and other financial information and; review technical and product information -- instantly 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year (24/7/365).
ProLink can be accessed through computers, laptops, BlackBerrys, iPads and other ... read more
New York Biotechnology Association (NYBA), the voice of New York State’s
biotechnology industry, today announced the keynote lineup for the
Association’s 20th Annual Meeting, April 6-7, at the Marriott Marquis
Hotel in New York City. The theme of the conference is “The Cures Start
Here Because ... read more
Cetova (www.cetova.com), a provider of corporate performance management solutions, today announced an optional enhancement that quickly enables JD Edwards users to simultaneously access both archived and production data. Cetova's archiving solution is immediately available to current customers as well as any organization using the JD Edwards ERP platform. Benefits of simultaneous access to both current and historical data include simpler extraction of data and faster reporting results.
"The need to access historical financial data -- quickly and cost-effectively -- is well ... read more
Developed by John Nicholas and Kristin Gross Trust, this patent portfolio discloses a content-based method that enhances conventional search. This portfolio will be available at ICAP Ocean Tomo's upcoming Spring 2011 Live IP Auction March 31st in New York City.
Key Characteristics & Benefits
This patent lot discloses the following:
-- A content-based method that enhances conventional keyword based
advertising approaches produced by a search query.
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NAPLES, FL -- (Marketwire) -- 03/17/11 -- MedLink (OTCQB: MLKNA), a leading provider of clinical software and healthcare IT solutions, and Thrasys, Inc., a provider of next-generation health information technology and solutions, announced today that the SunCoast RHIO has joined the Connect HIN - Florida Health Information Network (FLHIN). FLHIN is a health information network collaboration launched in the state of Florida by MedLink and Thrasys as part of the ConnectHIN initiative. ConnectHIN is a connected health initiative ... read more
American high school students taking part in the 2011 Euro Challenge competition are poised to solve Europe's economic problems. Now in its sixth year, the Euro Challenge is an academic contest that provides a unique and exciting educational opportunity for thousands of students from across the United States to learn about the European Union - the largest economic partner of the U.S. - and the economies that share its single currency, the euro. On March 22, 37 New York, Connecticut ... read more
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 03/17/11 -- The Scrum Alliance, a not-for-profit professional membership organization dedicated to advancing the agile project management framework Scrum, has announced the creation of a new membership level for their organization.
The Basic Membership level will be open to all who are interested in Scrum. This contrasts with the other Scrum Alliance membership levels which were only open to graduates of CSM and CSPO courses, Certified Scrum Developers, Certified Scrum Professionals, Certified Scrum Coaches ... read more
Consumer Watchdog warned President Obama in a letter today about the dire consequences for consumers worldwide of appointing Google CEO Eric Schmidt Commerce Secretary.
"Mr. Schmidt's views on privacy, antitrust issues, workers rights and commercial growth are inimical to the ethical customs, social mores and rules of law the American people have demanded of their leaders," Consumer Watchdog President Jamie Court and Privacy Project Director John M. Simpson wrote in the letter.
Read the letter here: http://www.consumerwatchdog.org/resources/ltrobama-schmidt3-17-11.pdf.
"Reckless data mining in ... read more
LivingSocial, the online source for people to find handpicked experiences at a great value, today announced a US Daily Deal benefiting the American Red Cross. When a LivingSocial member makes a $5 donation, LivingSocial will match that donation up to $1 million.
"This support from LivingSocial and its members is critically important as we work to provide help and hope to survivors of the Japan earthquake and Pacific tsunami," said Michael J. Brown, Vice President of Corporate and Foundation Giving ... read more
With demand for high-quality genetic testing growing, ARUP Laboratories
has launched a new genetics website to better serve the healthcare
“ARUP has always offered a large selection of innovative genetic tests,”
said Sherrie Perkins, PhD, MD, chief medical ... read more
Performance Food Group (PFG) has entered into an Information Technology
(IT) support arrangement with HCL Technologies, Ltd., a leading global
IT services provider. This partnership will help mitigate data center
risk for the Company’s critical business systems, reduce certain of our
costs, and allow PFG to ... read more