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Thursday, November 29, 2012

  • Cars.com Launches New Auto Show Mobile App --- CHICAGO, Nov. 29, 2012
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    Cars.com, the premier online resource for buying and selling new and used cars, has introduced an all-new mobile app to help car shoppers navigate auto shows with the help of Cars.com experts. The app provides users with breaking news on new car introductions, must-see vehicles along with up-close vehicle photos and videos for the major 2012-2013 auto shows. "Our new auto show app gives car shoppers instant breaking news on new car launches as well as photos and videos from this ... read more
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    ICU Medical, Inc. (NASDAQ: ICUI) today announced the U.S. launch of the Diana Hazardous Drug Compounding System at the American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP) Midyear Meeting and Exposition in Las Vegas December 2-6, 2012. The Diana system is the world's first user-controlled automated sterile compounding system for the accurate, safe, and efficient preparation of hazardous drugs, and has been in clinical use in Europe for more than a year. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120906/LA68795LOGO) Unlike automated technologies that require huge investments and ... read more
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    Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) was awarded $8.7 million from the U.S. Air Force to participate in development of the future protected tactical military satellite communication system. The Air Force's objective is to identify cost effective architectures and component development paths for the future SATCOM system that will follow the Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) system. Raytheon will design and demonstrate affordable terminal components as well as support the waveform development for the Air Force. "Cost is the main driver in designing the ... read more
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    On December 5(th), fans of The Doors will have the opportunity to watch Jim Morrison, Robby Krieger, Ray Manzarek, & John Densmore like never-seen-before live in concert on Facebook. Qello, the music entertainment digital streaming service, along with Eagle Rock Entertainment are hosting a Facebook Digital Premiere of The Doors 1968 live concert at the Hollywood Bowl, which is considered to be the band's finest concert on film. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121129/NY20436 ) The film of this historic concert has been meticulously restored using ... read more
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    Overseeing eight public colleges and universities and enrolling more than 100,000 students per year, the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) turned to OnBase Online to streamline processes across the state without the burden of maintaining additional infrastructure. OnBase Online, Hyland Software's cloud-deployed enterprise content management (ECM) solution, provides the NSHE with a reliable and scalable solution capable of integrating with their existing systems. Truckee Meadows Community College, the only community college in the NSHE, was the first school to ... read more
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    The Search Agency, a global online marketing firm and the largest independent U.S. search marketing agency, today announced the results of its 2012 Online User Behavior and Engagement Study, conducted online by Harris Interactive in August among 2,006 US adults, which found that, while smartphones may be most popular among the singles set, married folks favor tablets. In addition, use of a second screen--be it tablet, computer or smartphone--is prevalent among all age groups but highest for generations X and ... read more
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    ESET, the leader in proactive protection celebrating 25 years of its technology this year, has won the PCMag Consumer Recommended award in its inaugural year for its Security Suites and Stand Alone Antivirus products, showing once again its ability to beat out the competition in customer preference. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121109/SF09648LOGO) PCMag awards are considered the ultimate seal of brand loyalty and satisfaction. In determining winners in each category, PCMag takes into account feedback from its 25 million international readers, gauging their satisfaction with ... read more
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    SuccessEHS, a nationally acclaimed health IT vendor, and Midmark, a trusted leader in digital diagnostic devices for ambulatory care, today announced the integration of Midmark's IQvitals® automated vitals device with the SuccessEHS 6.1 EHR and Practice Management solution. Incorporation of IQvitals with SuccessEHS 6.1 provides users with seamless data collection, allowing the delivery of digital vital signs data directly into the patient's electronic chart. This integration increases clinical workflow efficiency and eliminates data transcription errors. "We are proud to offer ... read more
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    Metaforic, the innovative software security company, today unveiled several new technology advancements that make it easier for software creators to protect a wide range of software (mobile, embedded, desktop, server) against hacking and subversion. Metaforic’s patented software immune system enables ... read more
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    GS Yuasa Lithium Power, Inc. (GYLP) has been awarded a contract by Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne (PWR) to provide lithium ion (Li-ion) battery cells to be used on the International Space Station (ISS). PWR will integrate GS Yuasa Li-ion cells into batteries that will replace the nickel-hydrogen (Ni-H2) batteries which currently power the ISS Electrical Power System (EPS) during its eclipse mode. This battery replacement effort is part of an initiative to extend the operation and utilization of ... read more
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    Ask any customer what they expect from their bank or financial services firm today, and two words come through loudly and clearly: security and privacy. Commercial and institutional customers have come to expect seamless service, properly cleared transactions and fast, accurate information. But news about major ... read more
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    Venture capital (VC) funding in the Life Sciences sector, which includes the Biotechnology and Medical Device industries, gained in Q3 in terms of dollars compared to the second quarter of 2012, but the sector still trended downward for the year, according to a new PwC US report, "Biotech bounce," that includes data from the PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP/National Venture Capital Association MoneyTree(TM) Report, based on data from Thomson Reuters. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100917/NY66894LOGO ) Venture capitalists invested $1.7 billion in 181 life sciences deals during ... read more
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    SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/29/12 -- Embarcadero Technologies announced today it is hosting a free webinar titled "What's happening to the DBA?" featuring DBA evangelist, Martin Hubel. Two separate sessions will be held for convenience on December 5, 2012. What: In the past 30 years, relational databases have moved from query tools to OLTP engines for critical applications and beyond. Applications have changed from in-house development to the deployment of packaged applications. Outsourcing and off-shoring is becoming more ... read more
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    SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/29/12 -- Brocade (NASDAQ: BRCD) -- The Year 2012 will be remembered for many remarkable events, including the Summer Olympics in London that not only showcased the best in human achievement and global collaboration, but also illustrated how technology-obsessed the world has become. Indeed, more than 4.8 billion people watched the event, with digital viewers outnumbering traditional television viewers for the first time in history. This single event epitomizes how much society depends on ... read more
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    BOTHELL, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/29/12 -- Marina Biotech, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MRNA), a leading oligonucleotide-based drug discovery and development company, announced today that it has entered into a license agreement with Tekmira Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ: TKMR) (TSX: TKM), where Marina will provide Tekmira a worldwide, non-exclusive license to Marina Biotech's Unlocked Nucleobase Analog (UNA) technology for the development of RNA interference therapeutics. Tekmira will have full responsibility for the development and commercialization of any products arising under the Agreement. ... read more
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    SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/29/12 -- Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today announced its intent to acquire privately held Cariden Technologies, Inc., a Sunnyvale, Calif.-based supplier of network planning, design and traffic management solutions for telecommunications service providers. With global service providers converging their Internet Protocol (IP) and optical networks to address exploding Internet and mobile traffic growth and complex traffic patterns, Cisco's acquisition of Cariden will allow providers to enhance the visibility, programmability and efficiency of their converged ... read more
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    RESTON, VA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/29/12 -- IT management software provider ScienceLogic Inc. reported that its rapid growth trend continued during the third quarter of 2012, with a 53-percent year-over-year sales increase. This adds to the 20+ percent quarter-over-quarter sequential growth ScienceLogic has achieved so far this year. The success is attributed to a record-breaking number of new enterprise, managed service provider and federal government customers added throughout 2012, but especially in Q3 where ScienceLogic shattered its record for the ... read more
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    Providing the best hangout experiences on the web since 2010, Rounds (www.rounds.com) launched today the mobile version of their social entertainment platform – available worldwide for free – dubbed, “Rounds Video Chat Hangout.” Simple to use and compatible with iPhone 4-4S-5 and the most popular ... read more
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    For the fourth year in a row, ModusLink Global Solutions™ Inc. (NASDAQ: MLNK) has been honored by Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine’s 2012 Green Supply Chain Awards. The Company was recognized for developing a creative and cost-saving package redesign for its client’s line of flash ... read more
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    AVG Technologies (NYSE: AVG), the provider of Internet and mobile security to 143 million active users, today announced it has updated AVG AntiVirus for Android™ and launched the new AVG Safe Browser for iPhone®, iPad® and iPod® touch. “AVG ... read more