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Thursday, March 22, 2012

  • Posted at 9:12 AM
    Sprint Nextel (NYSE: S) Chief Financial Officer Joe Euteneuer will participate in a fireside chat in Phoenix, AZ on March 27, 2012 at 11:50 a.m. EDT (8:50 MST). A live audio webcast of this session may be accessed at www.sprint.com/investors. ... read more
  • Posted at 9:11 AM
    VacationRoost and Powder Mountain today announced their partnership to launch a comprehensive central reservations service on www.powdermountain.com. The reservations platform provides Powder Mountain visitors comprehensive vacation planning services, with access to book the widest selection of vacation rentals and resort lodging, airfare, ground ... read more
  • Posted at 9:07 AM
    SCHAUMBURG, IL -- (Marketwire) -- 03/22/12 -- ISI Telemanagement Solutions, Inc., a leading global provider of comprehensive cost management solutions for voice, data, wireless and Unified Communications (UC), today announced they will be exhibiting at the upcoming Enterprise Connect conference to be held in Orlando, March 26-29, 2012. ISI will be exhibiting with VOSS Solutions, a UC service fulfillment provider, in booth #1237. ISI and VOSS have chosen Enterprise Connect to announce their most recent collaboration, a UC Business ... read more
  • Posted at 9:06 AM
    LIVINGSTON, NJ -- (Marketwire) -- 03/22/12 -- Giffen Solutions, Inc. (www.medxcom.com), a market leading secure health information network company founded by physicians, announced today the release of its revolutionary new Free App, MedXVault, a patient portal and iPhone App that allows patients not only to store and continuously update their Personal Health Profiles but also to communicate directly with their doctors. MedXVault is used in conjunction with MedXCom, a secure, HIPAA-compliant, web-based communications and health information network platform ... read more
  • Posted at 9:06 AM
    LIVINGSTON, NJ -- (Marketwire) -- 03/22/12 -- Giffen Solutions, Inc. (www.medxcom.com), a market leading electronic health information network company founded by physicians, announced today the launch of its revolutionary new smartphone App, MedXCom, designed to streamline communications and vastly improve physicians' practices and work flow. "The use of cell phone conversations has increased drastically with patients and MedXCom is the only service that will record, transcribe and archive all your conversations, potentially protecting you from lawsuits regarding communication on ... read more
  • Posted at 9:05 AM
    As access to skilled workers becomes increasingly vital to the U.S. economy, AT&T* is launching a quarter-billion-dollar campaign to help more students graduate from high school ready for careers and college, and to ensure the country is better prepared to meet global competition. According to a March 19, 2012 report by Civic Enterprises, the Everyone Graduates Center, America's Promise Alliance and the Alliance for Excellent Education, Illinois has seen a 0.6 percentage increase in 2009 graduation rates, compared with data from ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    Redfin, the technology-powered real estate broker, today released Instant Updates, the first service to immediately email new home listings and price changes to customers, and let them schedule tours directly from the email. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20070426/SFTH054LOGO) While other major real estate websites send listing update emails daily or weekly, Redfin customers now have the advantage of being notified as soon as the changes happen. Buyers who save searches on Redfin's website can receive Instant Updates within 15 to 30 minutes of when ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    After seeing the potential for customers to save energy and money by downloading personal energy data through its Green Button service, Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) is supporting further industry innovation by sponsoring a nationwide search for the best Green Button energy apps. The Apps for Energy contest is a partnership with the White House, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), and U.S. technology firms. The developer finalists who create the winning apps for phones and computers will take home ... read more
  • Microsoft and Movideo Forge Global Cloud-Based Strategic Alliance --- REDMOND, Wash. and HONG KONG, March 22, 2012
    Posted at 9:00 AM
    Microsoft Corp. and Movideo Pty Ltd. today announced a four-year strategic agreement in which Movideo will migrate its integrated online video platform to Windows Azure to drive business growth across Asia Pacific (APAC) and beyond. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20000822/MSFTLOGO) Movideo is a media-centric and integrated online video platform, delivering positive business outcomes via an end-to-end video solution, encoding, storing, managing, syndicating and delivering audiovisual content to multiple end-user devices, and featuring powerful business intelligence tools for detailed analysis. Movideo is owned by the ... read more
  • Posted at 8:59 AM
    Comcast Corporation will host a conference call with the financial community to discuss financial results for the first quarter on Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time (ET). Comcast will issue a press release reporting its results earlier that morning. ... read more
  • Posted at 8:58 AM
    Today, the House Small Business Committee plans to review HR 4203, the Women's Procurement Improvement Act of 2012. The Women-Owned Small Business Federal Contract Program sets aside five percent of federal prime and subcontracts for women-owned small businesses (WOSB). Under the current rules, federal agencies can invoke this program only when the contracting officer has a reasonable expectation that there will be offers from two or more women-owned small businesses. In the technology arena, where women-owned small businesses are underrepresented, the ... read more
  • Posted at 8:57 AM
    Single Touch Systems Inc. (OTC BB: SITO), a technology based mobile media solutions provider that enables businesses, advertisers and brands to easily connect with customers through its patented technologies, announced today that it has named ScriptRelief LLC (www.scriptrelief.com), through its solution, RxRelief, as sponsor and joint ... read more
  • Posted at 8:53 AM
    Alion Science and Technology, a global engineering, R&D, IT and operational solutions company, announced that it has hired Ms. Terri Spoonhour as Group Senior Vice President and Manager of the Distributed Simulation Group. She will lead a business unit delivering expertise in areas that include modeling ... read more
  • Posted at 8:51 AM
    Mercy Jets has announced it is finalizing testing of iPad integration on its air ambulance flights. The innovative technology automates the monitoring of the patient's vital signs and assists in recording patient interactions, ensuring Complete Continuity of Care during the medical transport. Using electronic medical record (EMR) technology, the iPad application allows the Mercy Jets medical team to access important patient care information, easily identifying which procedures have been accomplished and what medications have been administered. This will increase the amount ... read more
  • Posted at 8:41 AM
    ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) will showcase its industry-leading defense and aerospace products and services at the 2012 DefExpo India Exhibition March 29 - April 1 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India. “The DefExpo Exhibition is the leading land, naval ... read more
  • Posted at 8:40 AM
    LEXINGTON, KY -- (Marketwire) -- 03/22/12 -- The Association for Information Communications Technology Professionals in Higher Education (ACUTA), the only international association dedicated exclusively to serving the needs of higher education information communications technology professionals, today announced the publication of its first annual ACUTA State of ResNet Report. The ACUTA report, a comprehensive survey designed to measure the broad variation in practice and policy within higher education and lay the groundwork for long-term trend analysis and benchmarking, is ... read more
  • Posted at 8:35 AM
    PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/22/12 -- Cloudera, the leading provider of Apache Hadoop-based software, services and training, today announced that it has been named one of the San Francisco Bay Area's "Best Places to Work" by the San Francisco Business Times and San Jose/Silicon Valley Business Journal. The award is based solely on employee satisfaction surveys, with prestigious honors given to the most outstanding companies. "We're fortunate at Cloudera to have such great people, focused so clearly on ... read more
  • Posted at 8:34 AM
    Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the second leading cause of cancer death among men and women nationwide. A study published recently in the New England Journal of Medicine found that removing pre-cancerous polyps during a colonoscopy cut the risk of dying from colorectal cancer in half, yet only half of people who need CRC screening receive it. During Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) have joined forces to provide ... read more
  • Posted at 8:32 AM
    Gregory FCA, one of the largest independent public relations agencies in the country, has just published a new e-book for brand marketers on Facebook, “It’s Time to Tell Your Story.” The new e-book will help brand marketers capitalize on the exceptional storytelling capabilities ... read more
  • Posted at 8:31 AM
    America Wants You, today announced that it is joining the 10,000 Jobs Challenge with Milicruit, and businesses across America to assist service members, veterans and military spouses find suitable employment. America Wants You is a unique private sector initiative whose mission is to encourage corporate employers across America to find job opportunities for the men and women who have served and defended the nation. The fact that these brave men and women who have defended our country, its ... read more