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Thursday, December 15, 2011

  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    ATLANTA, GA -- (Marketwire) -- 12/15/11 -- Infor, a leading provider of business application software serving more than 70,000 customers, today announced that BAE Systems Military Air and Information (MAI) has chosen Infor10 to support a substantial business transformation program. The solution, which integrates ERP, Business Intelligence, barcoding, and a supplier commerce portal through Infor10 ION, will enable BAE Systems MAI to rationalize and standardize its lean core business processes, improving operational efficiency and boosting performance in the ... read more
  • Posted at 5:57 AM
    Break Media, a leading creator and publisher of digital video content, today announced the findings of its annual Digital Video Advertising Trends study, which found that digital video advertising spending is up and expected to continue to increase throughout 2012. ... read more
  • Posted at 5:55 AM
    A new credential intended for mobile applications developers is being created by CompTIA, the non-profit association for the information technology (IT) industry, and viaForensics, a leading digital forensics and security firm, the two organizations announced today. ... read more
  • Posted at 5:54 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Consumer Electronics Global Overview: Growth Trends and Analysis http://www.reportlinker.com/p0715580/Consumer-Electronics-Global-Overview-Growth-Trends-and-Analysis.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Consumer_Electronics Consumer electronics sales rebounded from the global economic downturn in 2009 and showed strong and steady growth in 2010. The key growth driver is consumers' insatiable appetite for connectivity - internet and mobile. This report analyses the key categories within consumer electronics and identify growth opportunities in the forecast period. Euromonitor International's Consumer Electronics Global Overview: Growth Trends and Analysis global briefing ... read more
  • Posted at 5:46 AM
    Dominion Dealer Solutions, an industry leader in automotive technology and services and a division of Dominion Enterprises, announced today the reorganization and unification of its businesses and products. These changes, as reported by Robert Berndt, president of Dominion Dealer Solutions, reflect the company’s objective to deliver ... read more
  • Posted at 5:46 AM
    Blackbaud, Inc. (Nasdaq: BLKB) today announced new enhancements to Blackbaud NetCommunity™, its comprehensive Internet marketing solution that integrates with The Raiser’s Edge® for website management, online community-building, and email marketing. ... read more
  • Posted at 5:45 AM
    IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a definitive agreement to acquire Emptoris Inc., a leading provider of cloud and on-premise analytics software that brings more intelligence to procurement and supply chain operations with spend, supplier and contract management for Smarter Commerce. Financial terms were not disclosed. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110314/NY64247-a) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO) With more than 350 customers in 75 countries, Emptoris is based in Burlington, Mass. with offices in the U.S., U.K., France, Germany, Australia, India, Brazil and China. Emptoris' global clients span ... read more
  • F3 Technologies Launches FargoTunes(TM) --- ALPHARETTA, Ga., Dec. 15, 2011
    Posted at 5:45 AM
    F3 Technologies, Inc. (Pinksheets: FTCH) today officially launched its newest online service, FargoTunes.com, connecting independent artists to all the popular online music and film sale websites, and have begun an in-depth marketing program to introduce it to independent music and film artists. "As part of our continuing commitment to shareholders, I am pleased to announce we have launched FargoTunes and met our self-imposed deadline of December 15," commented Frank Connor, chief executive officer of F3 Technologies. "After going through a ... read more
  • Posted at 5:45 AM
    Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI) and Panasonic (NYSE: PC) announced today a partnership agreement to design and deliver highly innovative gas smart metering solutions to utilities in Europe. Given the EU target requiring that at least 80% of homes have a smart ... read more
  • Posted at 5:45 AM
    Powervation Ltd., the pioneer in adaptive digital power management IC solutions that increase system efficiency, improve field reliability, and accelerate time to market, today announced the release of its GUI-based design tool, PowerSMART™, Version 1.0. The PowerSMART design tool ... read more
  • Posted at 5:45 AM
    Orbit International Corp. (NASDAQ:ORBT) today announced that its Electronics Group, through its Tulip Development Labs subsidiary (“TDL”), has been selected to develop prototype displays for three major aircraft programs: KC-135 military aircraft, the P-3 Orion aircraft, and the F-16 fighter jet. In connection with the F-16 ... read more
  • Posted at 5:42 AM
    NASA will host a media teleconference today, Thursday, Dec. 15, at 11:30 a.m. EST, to discuss a modified competitive procurement strategy for the Commercial Crew Program. The program will assist industry in developing a commercial system that will transport American astronauts into space. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The teleconference participant is: -- William Gerstenmaier, Associate Administrator, Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate, NASA Headquarters, Washington. To participate in the teleconference, reporters must email their ... read more
  • Posted at 5:39 AM
    MedShape, Inc., the industry leader in innovative shape memory orthopedic devices, today announced that it has been granted a patent from the United States Copyright and Patent Office for its innovative shape memory polymer based technology. The patent, U.S. Patent No. 8,069,858, was granted December 6, 2011 for a "Method and Apparatus for Deploying a Shape Memory Polymer." Shape memory polymers are advanced materials that can "remember" more than one shape and transition easily between those shapes with minimal force ... read more
  • Posted at 5:35 AM
    Conversation, LLC, a NYC-based full-service Ad Agency, announces the launch of SocialWhirled, LLC, a one-stop social campaign platform. SocialWhirled provides the opportunity for brands and causes to build meaningful campaigns that identify and leverage the specific interests of fans. It allows brands to simultaneously launch integrated campaigns on Mobile, Facebook and Web - driving quality interactive experiences with the top social networks. "SocialWhirled not only provides the technology to incorporate all platforms," says CEO Andrew Lombard, "but also provides exceptional customer ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    Telkonet, Inc., (OTC BB: TKOI), developer of the EcoSmart intelligent energy management platform including patented Recovery Time(TM) technology, has been approved to partner with Hilton Worldwide through their online Suppliers' Connection. (Logo: <font size="2" face="Arial">http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111011/NY83909LOGO) </font> Hilton franchisees can now find Telkonet on the Suppliers' Connection section of the Hilton Franchise website, www.hiltonfranchise.com, listed under Sub-category 15900 HVAC Controls, located in Category #15 Mechanical. The Suppliers' Connection allows Hilton franchisees, as wells as their designers and contractors, to view vendor ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    Verizon Wireless, Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung Mobile) and Google(TM) announced Galaxy(TM) Nexus(TM) is available starting today in Verizon Wireless Communications Stores and online at www.verizonwireless.com for $299.99 with a new two-year customer agreement. Customers can browse the Web, stream music and more at blazing speeds using the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network. Galaxy Nexus customers can enjoy access to the 4G LTE network in 190 markets covering over 200 million people across the United States, and fly through the Web ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    Micro Strategies Inc. today announced the opening of "TECHbiz Learning," a center providing IT training tailored to the needs of management and operations personnel throughout the Greater Philadelphia and New York City Metropolitan areas. The TECHbiz Learning curriculum prepares System Administrators through IT Managers to evaluate and harness the benefits of the latest IBM® and Microsoft® technologies for their organizations. Complimentary training sessions encompass both technical and management learning tracks across key technology areas, including: Virtualization, Storage Solutions, and Disaster Recovery. "Supporting ... read more
  • NEW from Apricorn: Aegis NetDock - Mac Edition --- POWAY, Calif., Dec. 15, 2011
    Posted at 5:30 AM
    Apricorn (http://www.apricorn.com), the leader in personal storage, today announced the Mac Edition of their Aegis NetDock ($229 for 1TB model), an ultra-compact 3 in 1 USB Docking Station, combining a 4-port USB Hub, dual layer DVD burner and 1TB hard drive in a footprint smaller than a stapler. An ideal accessory to Apple's MacBook Air, the Aegis NetDock instantly adds desktop functionality with a single USB connection. Compact Design With an attractive candy-red enclosure and space-saving vertical stand creating a tiny footprint ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    Guardian Analytics, the market leader in behavioral analytics-based fraud prevention solutions, today released results of the FFIEC Online Banking Security Readiness Study, which examined the state of financial institutions' preparations to meet the 2012 deadline set forth in the FFIEC Supplement to the Authentication in an Internet Banking Environment. The Study, conducted in November 2011, surveyed more than 300 executives responsible for online banking security decisions at over 100 U.S.-based banks and credit unions of all sizes. The findings ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    SlimWare Utilities today announced SlimCleaner 2.0, the newest version of the company's award-winning, community-based software for making personal computers faster, cleaner and more fully optimized. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100217/CL56709LOGO ) Available for free download at www.slimcleaner.com, SlimCleaner 2.0 lets users participate in community-based activity from directly inside the application, rather than linking to the software's website. Users can rate popular software applications and comment on the ratings of others without leaving the software tool. In addition, SlimCleaner 2.0 offers customized suggestions for ... read more