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Monday, December 19, 2011

  • Sococo Attending International CES 2012 and ShowStoppers @ CES --- MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Dec. 19, 2011
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    Sococo, the social communications company, announces first-ever appearances at the International CES and ShowStoppers @ CES in Las Vegas, NV in January 2012. Sococo will be showcasing new innovations for its award-winning Team Space virtual work and communication environment. For the International CES, Sococo will be exhibiting at booth #25818 in the IT/Wireless Pavilion in South Hall 2 of the Las Vegas Convention Center, while for ShowStoppers @ CES Sococo will have a display in the Lafite Ballroom of the ... read more
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    Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) announced today that it will report results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2012 following the close of regular trading on Wednesday, January 25, 2012. The news release will be followed by a teleconference available to all interested parties at 2:00 p.m. PT. The news release and a link to the conference call webcast will be available on the company website at: www.varian.com/investor. To access the teleconference call and replay: ... read more
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    SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 12/19/11 -- Ardea Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: RDEA) today announced that it has initiated the first of four planned Phase 3 clinical trials in its development program for lesinurad, the Company's lead product candidate for the chronic treatment of gout. The lesinurad Phase 3 development program is expected to involve approximately 2,000 gout patients at sites around the world. The remaining Phase 3 studies in the program are expected to begin shortly. "We are ... read more
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    Superfish, Inc., a developer of visual search technology, today announced the top online visual searches for holiday shoppers (boots, furniture and watches), highlighting the significant differences from the top word-based searches for tablets, iPods and iPhones. “Holiday shoppers are ... read more
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    Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUAN) today announced that it has been honored with a Best in KLAS award, ranking eScription, one of Nuance’s leading solutions for clinical documentation as #1 within the speech recognition category for the eighth consecutive year. ... read more
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    SonoCiné, Inc., the leading innovator of Automated Whole Breast Ultrasound (AWBU) screening systems for early detection of breast cancer announced today the publication of two important scientific papers reporting on the effectiveness of SonoCiné AWBU in detecting small cancers not ... read more
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    According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the global authority on medical technology market intelligence, poor economic conditions will limit growth of the European facial injectables market in 2011 and 2012 down to 2.5 percent per year, but the market will rebound strongly in 2013 and onward, ... read more
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    Neotys, a leader in easy-to-use, cost-effective performance and load- testing tools for web applications, and Blue Sands Technologies, a leading Canadian provider of performance monitoring, capacity planning, and performance management services, today announced that Blue Sands Technologies has become a ... read more
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    Galectin Therapeutics Inc. (OTC: GALT), the leader in developing carbohydrate-based therapeutic compounds to inhibit galectin proteins, today issued the following corporate update to its shareholders: Dear Galectin Therapeutics Stockholder: As 2011 draws ... read more
  • Peter Volanakis Elected to SPX Board of Directors --- CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec. 19, 2011
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    SPX Corporation (NYSE: SPW) today announced that its directors have elected Peter Volanakis as an additional member to the SPX Corporation Board of Directors. Volanakis will stand for re-election at the company's 2012 Annual Meeting for a term expiring in 2013. Volanakis is the retired President and Chief Operating Officer, and also a former director, of Corning Incorporated. Prior to his role as President, he held numerous positions at Corning, including President of Corning Technologies. Volanakis also served as a ... read more
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    ZappoTV today announced its free Mobile Media Center application available on iTunes for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. ZappoTV allows users to combine their media content via their mobile device and watch it on their internet-connected television. ZappoTV allows users to find, access and enjoy their favorite podcasts, photos and videos from Facebook, Picasa or Flickr, and their own movies, photos and music stored on their phone or home computer or server, as well as content aggregated by ZappoTV. ... read more
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    Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite networks and services, is pleased to announce that Allen McCabe, vice president of consumer sales at Hughes, has been elected to the Board of Directors for 2012 by the Satellite Broadcasting & Communications Association (SBCA). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110112/NE29456LOGO ) With over 620,000 subscribers, HughesNet® is the #1 high-speed satellite Internet service for consumers, and McCabe is responsible for managing the North American consumer sales team, comprising a network of national and ... read more
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    BOSTON, December 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Allot Communications Ltd. [http://www.allot.com ] (NASDAQ: ALLT [http://www.irconnect.com/allt/pages/stock-quote.html ]), a leading supplier of service optimization and revenue generation solutions for fixed and mobile broadband service providers worldwide, announced today the deployment of multiple Allot Service Gateway [http://www.allot.com/Service_Gateway_Sigma.html ] Sigma E and Allot NetEnforcer [http://www.allot.com/NetEnforcer_AC-10000.html#products ] AC-10000 platforms by Korea Telecom, to analyze data consumption and optimize bandwidth in the South Korean Ministry of Education's network. The scalable bandwidth management and ... read more
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    Level 3 Communications, Inc. (NYSE: LVLT), the Central Valley Independent Network (CVIN LLC), and the nonprofit Corporation for Education Network Initiatives in California (CENIC) today announced that Level 3's advanced IP network will serve as an important component in the Central Valley Next Generation Broadband Infrastructure project, a $66.6 million total cost project that is being partly funded with $46.6 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). The project will bring advanced communications to rural, underserved areas by ... read more
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    SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWR), a manufacturer of high efficiency solar cells, solar panels and solar systems, today announced the addition of a new solar energy monitoring application for Android(TM)-powered smartphones to its SunPower Monitoring System portfolio. SunPower Monitoring, which includes mobile device applications and a web-based interface, allows homeowners to easily track the energy performance of their residential solar system alongside their home's energy usage. With the new Android application, homeowners can not only follow their system's performance, home energy ... read more
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    VSS Monitoring, the world leader in Network Intelligence Optimization, today announced its packet fragment reassembly feature for greater utilization and network intelligence within analytic tools. This feature enables enterprises and service providers to realize the full value of their existing investments while improving performance and accuracy from network analytic and security monitoring tools. "On service provider networks, large media files are broken down into fragments," said Mark Winther, group vice president, IDC. "These fragments often travel different routes across a network ... read more
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    AdoTube, the in-stream video advertising technology leader, announced the release of its Q3 2011 In-Stream Ad Format Index today. The index highlighted data around the growth of interactive in-stream video ad formats, which grew to account for 61% of ads served, while Pre-Rolls dropped to 10%. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110824/NY56861LOGO ) In addition, AdoTube found surprising growth in Government advertising, which increased 152% on average over 2010. This growth was propelled by ads placed by or on behalf of 2012 presidential candidates. 2011 also ... read more
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    VoIP Supply, North America's leading VoIP solutions provider, will be donating an additional 2,000 dinners to the Buffalo City Mission to feed needy families this Christmas. Just a few weeks ago, VoIP Supply donated 1,000 Thanksgiving dinners, and now it is donating again. The company and its CEO, Benjamin P. Sayers, are each donating an additional 1,000 dinners. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111115/NY05533LOGO ) "We just can't bear the thought of thousands of families not being able to enjoy a holiday meal," said ... read more
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    Future U.S., a leading publisher of gaming and technology properties, today announced its gaming video channel property, GamesRadar, ranked number two in total video views in "Gaming Information" in comScore's November 2011 Video Metrix report. This establishes the property as a leading online destination for gaming video content. According to the comScore research, GamesRadar received 24.2 million video views last month, compared to 3.5 million in October, resulting in a 600 percent spike. GamesRadar also climbed two spots in the total ... read more
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    Combating malaria is one of the eight Millennium Development Goals described in the United Nations Millennium Declaration signed by all UN members at the year 2000. A key intervention to control malaria is prompt and effective treatment with artemisinin-based combination therapies. Artemisinin is a natural compound ... read more