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Thursday, September 1, 2011

  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    VirtualScopics, Inc. (NASDAQ: VSCP), a leading provider of quantitative imaging for clinical trials, announced today it has been invited to present at the Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference. The conference will be held at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City on September 11-13, 2011. The presentation by VirtualScopics' Chief Business & Financial Officer Molly Henderson is scheduled to begin at 12:05pm, ET, on Tuesday, September 13th. For more information about the conference or to schedule a ... read more
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    Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc. (NYSE: MSO; www.marthastewart.com) today announced the launch of a digital subscription plan for the iPad editions of Martha Stewart Living® and Everyday Food® magazines. Beginning with the September 2011 issues, annual and monthly subscriptions for digital editions of the magazines will be available for $12 to $20 per year through In-App Purchase on the App Store and online at marthastewart.com. Current print subscribers will be able to access iPad editions free, starting with the September issues, ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    California-based e-commerce company, Sugy Enterprises Incorporated, today announced the launch of a new Web site: www.FlashlightsForYou.com. "Sometimes people tend to forget how important a flashlight in your home, place of employment or car can be; they are essential in a state of emergency," says Founder and President of Sugy Enterprises Incorporated, Glenn Mayeda. "We offer a great selection of high quality, affordable flashlights for consumers." FlashlightsForYou.com operates as an electronic commerce (e-commerce) affiliate Web site. The site recommends a ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    CKE Restaurants, Inc. (CKE), the owner of one the most popular U.S. regional brands in quick-service and fast-casual dining, Carl's Jr.®, is now using Textura Corporation's Construction Payment Management (CPM) system to electronically manage the payment and lien waiver collection for all construction and remodels of their restaurants. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110602/CG12932LOGO) Patrick Allin, Textura Chairman and CEO, stated, "CKE Restaurants is a very important national owner client for Textura. Their use of CPM demonstrates the value delivered to our owner clients as ... read more
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    General Dynamics C4 Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), was awarded a contract from the Global Broadcast Service (GBS) Joint Program Office at Hanscom Air Force Base in Massachusetts for the production of approximately 1,500 Transportable Ground Receive Suites (TGRS) and 1,110 retrofit kits for systems already in the field. The competitively awarded, five-year indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract has a total potential value of $900 million if the maximum number of units is ordered. Made ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Comstor, the business unit of Westcon Group dedicated to global distribution of Cisco products, today unveiled support for the Global Partner Network (GPN) for Cisco's TelePresence Distributor-as-Agent track. The GPN program allows customers to better utilize Cisco partner resources to service their global requirements. Comstor will leverage its Global Procurement System (GPS), which is used currently to support cross-border rollouts. GPS helps partners execute on a global scale by removing obstacles typically associated with global distribution. GPS is aimed ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Chelsio Communications, a leading provider of 10Gb Ethernet Unified Wire adapters and ASICs, today announced its Unified Storage Router (USR-1100) appliance has been fully certified as an iSCSI-to-SAS bridging solution for Quantum's entry-level Scalar i40/i80 and mid-range Scalar i500 tape libraries. This certification will enable Quantum resellers to offer high performance iSCSI SAN solutions to their customers using SAS-based tape libraries. The Chelsio USR-1100 appliance provides 10Gb iSCSI-to-FC and iSCSI-to-SAS bridging to both tape and disk storage, enabling ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    The treatment of childhood cancer is one of the great success stories of modern medicine. A few decades ago, only 20 percent of children survived the disease. Today, overall survival rates approach 80 percent. Yet cancer remains the leading cause of death from disease in U.S. children older than 1 year of age, and some types of pediatric cancer continue to have poor survival rates. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, go to: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/stjude/46765/ (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110901/MM60343) For ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Wound Management Technologies, Inc., (OTCQB: WNDM; WNDM.PK) a leader in advanced wound care solutions, today announced that the Military Shopping Channel (MSC), an exclusive online retailer specializing in products for active and retired Military Personnel and their Families, has agreed to offer CellerateRX® as a featured product within its shopping service. MSC, owned in part by Kevin Harrington, the Chairman of direct response marketing company H&H Imports and one of the celebrity judges on the TV series Shark Tank, ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    CIBER, Inc. (NYSE: CBR) announced that Bohus, Norway's leading nationwide furniture chain, has engaged CIBER to provide ERP (enterprise resource planning) solutions to improve operational efficiency and increase customer satisfaction. Bohus wanted to enhance its customer service by replacing computer systems with a complete ERP solution, including point-of-sale (POS) functionality, across its offices and 62 furniture stores. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20010927/CBRLOGO) After a comprehensive search, CIBER was selected as the ERP solution and implementation partner in Norway based on its enterprise ... read more
  • CFES Names 2010-2011 "Schools of Distinction" --- ESSEX, N.Y., Sept. 1, 2011
    Posted at 7:00 AM
    College For Every Student (www.collegefes.org), a national nonprofit that helps underserved students prepare for, gain access to, and succeed in college is honoring 21 schools with a "School of Distinction" award for their efforts in creating high levels of college awareness and aspirations among their students. The 21 "School of Distinction" honorees for the 2010-2011 school year represent all levels of education (elementary, middle, and high) and a range of geographic settings: large urban centers like New York City and Honolulu; ... read more
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    MCLEAN, VA -- (Marketwire) -- 09/01/11 -- Primus Telecommunications Group, Incorporated (PTGi) (NYSE: PTGI), a global facilities-based integrated provider of advanced telecommunications products and services, will present at Kaufman Bros.' 14th Annual Investor Conference in New York City on Wednesday, September 7th at 2:00pmET. A webcast of the presentation will be available at http://investors.ptgi.com. About PTGi PTGi (Primus Telecommunications Group, Incorporated) is a leading provider of advanced communication solutions, including, traditional and IP voice, data, mobile services, broadband Internet, collocation, ... read more
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    ALISO VIEJO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 09/01/11 -- CNS Response, Inc. (OTCBB: CNSO) today announced that CEO George Carpenter will be presenting at the Rodman & Renshaw 13th Annual Healthcare Conference to be held on September 11 - 13, 2011, at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York, NY. Mr. Carpenter's presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, September 13 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern in the hotel's Starlight Center. One-on-one meetings with Mr. Carpenter can be scheduled by conference attendees through ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    The CVS Caremark Charitable Trust, the private foundation managed by CVS Caremark, announced today a donation of $75,000 to the American Red Cross in support of relief efforts for communities on the east coast of the United States impacted by Hurricane Irene. In addition, CVS/pharmacy is distributing over $30,000 in free water, ice and other supplies to local residents in Manteo, North Carolina and Margaretville, New York, two hard hit communities. Plans for product donations in additional communities ... read more
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    SEATTLE, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 09/01/11 -- The September issue of the online scientific journal Acta Crystallographica: Structural Biology and Crystallization Communications (Acta Cryst F) will consist entirely of work done at the Seattle Structural Genomics Center for Infectious Disease (SSGCID), a consortium of researchers from Seattle BioMed, Emerald BioStructures, the University of Washington and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL). This free online edition (found at http://journals.iucr.org/f/issues/2011/09/00/issconts.html) features 30 peer-reviewed manuscripts, describing 40 unique infectious disease protein structures, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:59 AM
    Today, Vizit a provider of social collaboration and content visualization solutions for Microsoft SharePoint, announced general availability of Vizit 4.0. Vizit 4.0 introduces new visual search and social collaboration features for SharePoint 2010. Vizit has added thumbnail previews to its Essential offering. With Vizit Essential it is now possible to place previews next to SharePoint lists and search results. Studies show that adding a visual cue next to search results significantly improves the probability users will select the right result. ... read more
  • Posted at 6:57 AM
    Keller Medical, Inc., maker of the plastic surgery tool the Keller Funnel™, was selected as the winner in the Entrepreneurship Category to receive The Governor’s Business Diversification Award. The awards presentation, in its 28th year and coordinated by ... read more
  • Genome Wide Association Study Published in Nature --- RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.
    Posted at 6:57 AM
    Metabolon, Inc., the leader in metabolomics, biomarker discovery and biochemical analysis, announced today the publication of “Human Metabolic Individuality in Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Research” in the journal Nature. This groundbreaking Genome Wide Association Study (GWAS) establishes the strong association of biochemical levels ... read more
  • Posted at 6:54 AM
    The Air Force Association (AFA) will be hosting their annual Global Warfare Symposium in Los Angeles, California, from Thursday, November 17 to Friday, November 18, 2011. This year's symposium will be held at a new location, the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles. This new location allows the symposium additional space to include more presentations and several break-out sessions. This unique two-day symposium, themed "Rethinking Global Conflicts in the 21st Century," will center on the global role of the ... read more
  • Posted at 6:53 AM
    The following statement was issued by Lillian Rodriguez Lopez, president of the Hispanic Federation, regarding the U.S. Department of Justice action on the AT&T and T-Mobile merger: "This Justice Department's action seems premature and perplexing given the level of public discourse currently underway across the country on the merger. More than most groups, Latinos depend on wireless and mobile broadband connectivity; and our organization, like many, was focused on fully reviewing the merger and advocating where necessary for enhanced benefits ... read more