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Friday, January 27, 2012

  • Posted at 6:23 AM
    In light of the political corruption epidemic in our state, U.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald has advised Illinois citizens, “You either speak up and do something about it or you’re part of the problem. That’s the only way to look at it.” [Chicago Sun-Times, September 12, 2011] ... read more
  • Posted at 6:17 AM
    Since justWink(TM) was introduced last summer by American Greetings Corporation (NYSE: AM), the free app has brought decidedly fresh greetings to where consumers most often communicate these days - their phones. The popular app has entered a new era as iPhone users now have the ability to not only send greetings via text message, email, and Facebook, but to personalize any card and send it directly to the lucky recipient's real mailbox. Additionally, even more justWink paper cards are set ... read more
  • Posted at 6:15 AM
    Max Sound Corporation (OTC: MAXD), the provider of high definition audio solutions, announced today that it has entered into a Fifty Million Dollar Equity Credit Line Facility on a Firm Commitment Basis with GEM Global Yield Fund Limited ("GEM") for a term of 2 years. This relationship with GEM was facilitated by Allen & Associates, LLC, who serves as Corporate Finance Advisor to Max Sound. According to this facility, Max Sound at its sole option and timing may issue shares ... read more
  • Posted at 6:05 AM
    Next Tuesday, January 31st at LegalTech New York, Business Intelligence Associates, Inc. (BIA), a leader in e-Discovery collection, will be sponsoring a leading edge CLE panel entitled, “Hot Topics in e-Discovery: Point/Counterpoint Discussion” from 4-5pm ET ... read more
  • Posted at 6:01 AM
    Panasonic, a provider of professional plasma and LCD display and digital signage solutions, today announced its LFP30 Series of professional LCD displays was named a DIGI Award winner by Digital Signage magazine. The LFP30 Series won the Best New Generation Display Device, Large Screen category. The ... read more
  • Posted at 6:01 AM
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/27/12 -- WHO: Executives from SeaMicro, Intel and Samsung Andrew Feldman, CEO of SeaMicro Jason Waxman, GM of Intel's Data Center Business Unit Jim Elliot, VP of Marketing at Samsung WHAT: The three executives will host a press briefing to announce a breakthrough in high density, power efficient computing technology for microservers. WHERE: North of Nine Communications, 303 2nd Street, South Tower, Suite 800, San Francisco Dial in information for virtual participation -- please RSVP for details. WHEN: Tuesday, Jan. 31, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    WHO: UL, (Underwriters Laboratories), a world leader in advancing safety, in collaboration with industry leaders such as LG, Phillips, Panasonic and the EPA. WHAT: The availability of "Energy and the Smart Grid Home - Insights from 2012 CES" -- a downloadable post-show report and video providing perspectives from industry and government thought leaders on how they envision the near future of intelligent homes. This thought-provoking content was originally part of a three-track conference session hosted by UL ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) announced today that the Company will sponsor the 2012 Western Indian Gaming Conference hosted by the California Nations Indian Gaming Association (CNIGA). The conference runs from Jan. 31 through Feb. 2 at the Morongo Casino Resort and Spa in Cabazon, Calif. "IGT is proud of our history of support for the California Nations Indian Gaming Association," said Knute Knudson, IGT's vice president of global business development. "We deeply value our relationship with CNIGA and our ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations protect and enhance their enterprise value, today announced that its Technology practice will address key e-discovery issues during three educational sessions at the LegalTech New York conference next week. Legal practitioners can earn up to 4.5 continuing legal education credits from most states by attending each of the three sessions on Jan. 31 at the New York Hilton. "Reducing e-discovery cost, without sacrificing quality or defensibility, is ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    This year, Stonyfield is making it easier to get to know more about the food we eat. The world's leading organic yogurt maker is launching a year-long Know Your Food campaign aimed at helping people get to know more about the what's really in the foods in their refrigerators, freezers and pantries. At a time when the origins and ingredients of what we eat are becoming increasingly hard to decipher, Stonyfield is offering tools and resources to help empower ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Aria Diagnostics, a molecular diagnostics company, today announced the publication of a study showing that Aria's technology -- a directed non-invasive approach to cell-free DNA (cfDNA) analysis in maternal blood using a proprietary algorithm -- enabled non-invasive detection of Trisomy 21 (associated with Down syndrome) and Trisomy 18 (associated with Edwards syndrome). The data appear online in the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology (AJOG) at http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0002937812000610?v=s5. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120109/NY31734LOGO ) "The encouraging results from this study suggest that the ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    IRVINE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/27/12 -- BIOLASE Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLTI), the World's leading dental laser manufacturer and distributor, today announced that it has signed a strategic sales and marketing partnership with Kirkland, WA-based Seattle Study Club (SSC), a worldwide organization of dentists that are committed to the highest standard of patient care and maintaining the highest level of knowledge in the field of dentistry. Under the terms of the partnership, BIOLASE will have access to SSC's more than ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/27/12 -- Gridstore™, the leader in grid-based scale-out NAS solutions, today announced that the company has been chosen as a finalist for the Storage Magazine/SearchStorage.com 2011 Products of the Year for storage systems. This category covered FC and iSCSI SAN, NAS, multiprotocol systems, direct-attached storage (DAS), hard disk drives, solid-state storage, disk controllers, caching appliances, storage virtualization appliances and cloud storage gateway appliances. Forty-eight enterprise data storage products in six categories have been ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE: MDT) today announced that it has entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with Miami Instruments, LLC – a company focused on the design of innovative surgical instruments for minimally invasive cardiac surgery (MICS) procedures – and has introduced the company’s first two products ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    LipoScience, Inc., an in vitro diagnostic company advancing patient care by developing high value proprietary clinical tests using nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) technology, today announced that Timothy J. Fischer has been named Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Fischer joined LipoScience in 2010 as Vice President of Research ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    The Premier healthcare alliance today announced new agreements for contrast media have been awarded to Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals, Inc. of Wayne, N.J.; Bracco Diagnostics, Inc. of Princeton, N.J.; Lantheus Medical Imaging of North Billerica, Mass., a small business enterprise; Mallinckrodt ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Moniker® and SnapNames®, both Oversee.net® companies, released the final catalog of Premium and Low & No Reserve domain names included in a two-part auction series to be held in conjunction with the DOMAINfest® Global Conference at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel in Santa Monica, California. Online and proxy ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    GameFly, Inc., the leading online video game rental subscription service, today announced a limited time promotion for first-time customers, who can go to www.GameFly.com/promo and enter the code 'RENTGAMES' to get their first month of service for free. This special promotion starts today and ends on February 3, 2012. Whether gamers want to try before they buy, rent instead of buy, pre-order new titles, or download loads of PC games, GameFly does it all. The only rental service to offer ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Medical Alarm Concepts Holding, Inc. (OTCQB: MDHI.PK), manufacturer of the MediPendant(TM), the first fully-monitored medical alarm system that allows the user to speak and listen directly through the pendant, today announced the final schedule for this week's media test. The commercial can be viewed on several networks including Hallmark, Inspirational TV, Fox News Channel, and MSNBC. The spot will air several times over the course of the week on each of these stations. Mike Altieri, Managing Partner of Modus ... read more
  • Posted at 5:54 AM
    World Economic Forum — Picarro, the world's leading provider of instruments for carbon and water cycle measurements, today announced results from its City Carbon project, demonstrating measurements of near real-time carbon emission estimates from the city of Davos, Switzerland before ... read more