Behind Games Inc. (OTC:
LFBG), the world’s leading publisher of Christian video games,
announced today that its newest PC game, King Solomon’s Trivia
Challenge, has shipped from its distribution center to Walmart stores.
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OCOSMOS Co., Ltd, a leading innovator and developer of consumer electronics and solutions, today unveiled one of the world's smallest personal computer and gaming devices: the OCS1 Tiny Computer (TC), revolutionizing both business and gaming mobile PC markets.
The OCS1 is a family of Tablet PCs powered by Intel's next generation Atom(TM) platform codenamed "Oak Trail", running Windows 7, and capable of running the most demanding online PC games, MMORPG, 3D, productivity and social networking applications. It's a ... read more
An international robotics competition that develops the next generation of technology leaders kicks off this weekend. NASA, the largest sponsor of the FIRST Robotics Competition, and its centers across the nation will join local technology firms to launch the event at 10:30 a.m. EST Saturday, Jan. 8. The event at Southern New Hampshire University in Manchester will air live on NASA Television.
FIRST, or For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology, is a long-standing challenge to ... read more
Surgical Information Systems ("SIS" or the "Company"), a leader in perioperative information systems, announced today that Norwest Equity Partners ("NEP"), a leading middle-market equity investment firm, has acquired the Company from Vista Equity Partners ("Vista"). The current SIS executive team, led by Ed Daihl, Chief Executive Officer, will remain in place following this investment. Clients and associates will benefit from the resulting accelerated delivery of new, innovative software solutions.
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OCOSMOS Co., Ltd, a leading innovator and developer of consumer electronics and solutions, today unveiled the world's most user-friendly personal computer and gaming device: the OCS9 Tablet PC, revolutionizing both professional and gaming PC markets.
The OCS9 is a multimedia PC tablet powered by Intel's next generation Atom platform codenamed "Oak Trail", running Windows 7, and capable of running the most demanding online PC games, MMORPG, 3D, productivity and social networking applications. It's a high-end tablet PC. Its uniquely ... read more
TexTango, a mobile advertising network that compensates its members for
sending SMS text messages, announced today the official release of their
"Beta" texting application available for free download on BlackBerry and
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Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE: MDT), the world’s leading medical technology
company, today announced it will participate in the 29th
annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on Monday, January 10, 2011, in
William Hawkins, chairman and chief executive officer of ... read more
Prab Varma, Chief Technical Officer (CTO) of Blue Pearl Software Inc.,
Santa Clara, CA. has been named an IEEE Fellow. He is being recognized
for contributions to system-on-chip (SoC) test technology. Dr. Varma’s
innovative research facilitated the development of electronic test
automation software that helped significantly ... read more
The Department of Health will offer free flu and Tdap vaccines on weekdays during the 2011 Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg.
The vaccines will be available to the public beginning Monday, Jan. 10 through Friday, Jan. 14, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day.
The Tdap (Tetanus, Diphtheria and Pertussis) vaccine is recommended as a one-time substitute for a Td booster, which is needed every 10 years. The flu vaccine is recommended for people over six months ... read more
InvestTech Systems Consulting, Inc., the leading technology and
operations consultants for institutional investment managers,
successfully advised and assisted a leading Super Regional Bank with the
implementation of a trading and compliance system. InvestTech was
involved with implementing Bloomberg’s Asset and Investment Manager
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VT Group is proud to name George H. Allen as the president of the
organization’s Technical Services business unit. Allen will provide
strategic leadership and work with organizational leaders to establish
and report long-term goals, strategies and policies for the Technical
Services business unit.
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23andMe, a leading personal genomics company, today announced the addition of approximately $9 million to its Series C Financing to bring the total raised in the round to approximately $31 million. 23andMe first announced its Series C Financing in November 2010. With this closing, MPM Capital joins Johnson & Johnson Development Corporation as new investors and MPM Capital Managing Director Ashley Ledbetter Dombkowski, PhD is joining 23andMe's Board of Directors.
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Copia, the groundbreaking social eReading platform, today announced that it is shipping a touch-optimized client application for Windows 7 tablets of its social eReader, Copia, and has added features to support IE9 for the Copia Web Portal. The Copia platform will be showcased on new Windows 7 tablets and multiple Windows 7 devices at Copia's CES 2011 exhibit, booth # 9828 and Microsoft's CES 2011 exhibit, booth # 7144.
Copia's family of Windows 7 applications allows users to access ... read more
The SFN Group Employee Confidence Index inched up 0.4 points to 51.1 in December. The Index, which measures workers' confidence in their personal employment situation and optimism in the economic environment, shows that more workers are confident in the strength of the economy and more are likely to make a job transition in the next 12 months.
"It is encouraging to see our Employee Confidence Index end the year on a positive, upward swing," says Roy Krause, CEO of SFN Group, ... read more
From a personally-controlled social network to a mobile application that lets aid workers collect, sort and share information about children in emergency situations, open source software is meeting the needs of today's application developers, according to Black Duck Software, which today announced its 2010 open source 'Rookies of the Year' list.
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Working from a list of thousands of new projects launched in 2010, Black Duck evaluated a project's popularity using a weighted scoring system that awards points for ... read more
A longtime Wyle veteran has been named president of the company's Lexington Park, Maryland-based Aerospace Group. Peter Green replaces Brent Bennitt, who has been promoted to the position of executive vice president in the company's corporate offices.
Green has spent the last 25 years with Wyle and its heritage companies as a systems engineer, program manager, chief pilot, and, for the last six years, as the Aerospace Group's vice president for business development and strategic planning. Most notably, he played ... read more
BEAVERTON, OR -- (Marketwire) -- 01/07/11 -- Cascade Microtech, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCD) today announced that Michael Burger, Cascade Microtech's president and CEO, and Jeff Killian, Cascade Microtech's CFO, will present to the investment community attending the Needham Growth Conference at the New York Palace Hotel in New York on Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at 9:20 a.m. Eastern Time.
This event will be webcast in listen-only mode. Listeners may log on at www.cascademicrotech.com/investors and select "13th Annual Needham Growth Conference" ... read more
Interactive marketing agency atLarge, Inc. has been recognized as a
recipient of the 2011 Florida Companies to WatchSM
award, an honor presented by GrowFL, the Florida Economic Gardening
Institute at the University of Central Florida and ACG Florida, in
association with the Edward Lowe Foundation.
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Supporting the growing base of Apple iPad users, DisplayLink
Corp has launched its first iPad application for Windows PC users to
wirelessly connect an iPad to a PC and utilize the screen real estate as
a secondary display.
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MedImmune today announced an in-licensing agreement with Amgen for a novel monoclonal antibody targeting the IL-1 pathway. The antibody, AMG 108, a fully human monoclonal antibody to the IL-1 receptor, has been studied in multiple phase 1 and phase 2 clinical trials and will now be explored by MedImmune for its potential against certain inflammatory diseases.
Under the terms of the agreement, Amgen grants MedImmune rights to develop AMG 108 worldwide, outside of Japan. Terms of ... read more