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Wednesday, September 7, 2011

  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    Minnesota has been awarded national recognition by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and AARP Foundation to join 15 states in becoming an Action Coalition. "Minnesota's commitment to 'advancing health, leading change,' and Minnesota's knowledge of the issues in the state were clearly reflected in the application," said reviewers. "We are confident that your Action Coalition's contributions to the national Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action will make a significant impact as we work to transform health care through nursing." The Robert Wood ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    IBC 2011—Cryptography Research, Inc. (CRI), a division of Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS), today announced that Trident Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRID), a leading provider of set-top box (STB) and TV semiconductor solutions, has integrated CRI’s CryptoFirewall™ security technology into Trident’s new TSC100 family of STB System on Chip ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    Neoprobe Corporation (NYSE Amex: NEOP), a diversified developer of innovative diagnostic products, today announced that it received positive scientific advice late last week from the European Medicines Agency (EMA) on the development of RIGScanTM CR, the Company’s proprietary radiopharmaceutical for the detection of ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    Fred Meyer customers now have a needle-free option to be immunized against the flu this fall. Most Fred Meyer stores in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington now have available traditional flu shots as well as a needle-free option that is manufactured by Portland-based Bioject Medical Technologies ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), a leader in payment processing services, will release first quarter fiscal 2012 financial results after the market closes on October 4, 2011. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20010221/ATW031LOGO ) Global Payments' management will host a conference call for investors to discuss these results at 5:00 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, October 4, 2011. Callers may access the conference call via the investor relations page of the Company's Web site at www.globalpaymentsinc.com by clicking the "Webcast" button; or callers in North ... read more
  • Posted at 1:29 PM
    C&D Technologies, Inc. (OTC: CHHP), a leading North American producer and marketer of electrical power storage and conversion systems used in telecommunications, uninterrupted power supply (or "UPS") systems, utility and other high reliability applications, today announced financial results for the second quarter of fiscal 2012, ended July 31, 2011. Fiscal 2012 second quarter revenues were $94.6 million up 13 percent compared to $83.8 million in the second quarter of fiscal 2011. Revenues in the quarter reflected strong growth in Asia ... read more
  • Posted at 1:28 PM
    Altera Corporation (NASDAQ: ALTR) today announced its new Arria® V PowerPlay Early Power Estimator (EPE) tool in conjunction with the "How Low Can You Go with Arria V FPGAs?" drawing. The Arria V EPE allows designers to quickly and accurately evaluate a system's power consumption, thereby accelerating development time and meeting power budgets. U.S. system designers can enter to win the grand prize of an Arria V FPGA Development Kit, or biweekly drawings for a BeMicro Development Kit or an ... read more
  • Posted at 1:18 PM
    Mindspeed Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: MSPD), a leading supplier of semiconductor solutions for network infrastructure applications, today announced that Miranda Technologies has selected Mindspeed®’s M21170 288x288 asynchronous non-blocking crosspoint switch for its NVISION 8500 hybrid digital video/audio routers. ... read more
  • Posted at 1:17 PM
    As consumers continue to clamor to social media channels, a recent survey conducted by Zoomerang Online Surveys and Polls found that small- and mid-sized businesses (SMBs) are not using these tools to the fullest potential to capture their customers' attention. The survey polled more than 1,100 SMB decision-makers and more than 500 consumers throughout the U.S. on their use of social media. Nearly half of the surveyed SMBs utilize social channels to market to customers; of those, an overwhelming majority (86 ... read more
  • Posted at 1:16 PM
    CDI Corporation today announced that its Engineering Solutions Infrastructure subsidiary, L.R. Kimball, has been selected by the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) to conduct cyber security analysis and prepare a security plan for their Health Insurance Exchange project. These services will be provided along with L.R. Kimball's subcontractor, Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC). The OHA, as part of its ongoing effort to transform Oregon's health system for better health, better care and lower costs, is working with the Oregon Health Insurance ... read more
  • Reverse Stock Split Approved by FINRA --- MILPITAS, Calif., Sept. 7, 2011
    Posted at 1:15 PM
    AmbiCom Holdings, Inc. (OTCQB: ABHI), a leader in the development of wireless products for medical equipment suppliers, today announced that it has received approval from FINRA for a one-for-eight (1-for-8) reverse split of its common shares, effective September 8, 2011. For the next 20 days of trading, AmbiCom's common shares will trade on the OTCQB market under the symbol ABHID, after which the ticker symbol will revert to ABHI. "With FINRA's approval of our previously announced reverse stock split, we expect ... read more
  • Posted at 1:15 PM
    PALATINE, IL -- (Marketwire) -- 09/07/11 -- Acura Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACUR), a specialty pharmaceuticals company innovating abuse deterrent drugs, today announced the Company will participate in the 2011 Stifel Nicolaus Healthcare Conference at The Four Seasons Boston. Management is scheduled to present an overview of the Company on Friday, September 9, 2011 at 9:10 AM ET. Acura's first product, OXECTA, was approved by the FDA in June 2011. The drug is partnered with Pfizer and is scheduled to ... read more
  • Posted at 1:15 PM
    Dendreon Corporation (NASDAQ:DNDN) today announced that management will host a conference call on Thursday, September 8, 2011 at 4:30 p.m. ET to provide a structural and business update on the company. ... read more
  • Posted at 1:15 PM
    Dendreon Corporation (Nasdaq:DNDN) today announced that management will present at the Rodman & Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference in New York City, NY on September 12 at 9:35 a.m. EDT. The presentation will be webcast live and available for replay from ... read more
  • Posted at 1:15 PM
    Mercury Computer Systems Inc., (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mc.com), a trusted provider of commercially developed ISR subsystems, applauds the successful performance of Lockheed Martin’s multi-mission signal processor (MMSP), which identified and tracked numerous live targets in a recent live aircraft test. Part of the ACB-12 Aegis SPY-1 radar ... read more
  • West to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences --- LIONVILLE, Pa., Sept. 7, 2011
    Posted at 1:15 PM
    West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST) today announced that management will participate in two upcoming investor conferences. Management will attend the 9th Annual CL King & Associates Best Ideas Conference in New York, NY. Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 2:45 PM ET. Management will also attend the UBS 2011 Global Life Sciences Conference in New York, NY. Management will present an overview of West's business and outlook on Monday, September ... read more
  • Posted at 1:15 PM
    Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMLN) will be presenting at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Unplugged Conference on Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 1:35 p.m. ET / 10:35 a.m. PT in New York. Daniel M. Bradbury, president and chief executive officer, Amylin Pharmaceuticals, will provide a corporate overview. The presentation will be webcast live through the "Investors" section of Amylin's corporate website at www.amylin.com, and a recording will be made available on the website following the event. To access the live webcast, ... read more
  • Posted at 1:15 PM
    Payfone, a leading mobile payment processing service, will be speaking at the Mobile Payments Conference in New York, N.Y. on Sept. 8 and the Verizon Developer Conference in Las Vegas, Nev. on Sept. 13. At the Mobile Payments Conference, Payfone Co-Founder and CEO, Rodger Desai will be speaking during a session entitled "It's All About the Transaction" in New York City on Sept. 8. The conference will feature a fuller look at wallet business models and transaction models, with additional attention ... read more
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    Insight Enterprises, Inc., (NASDAQ: NSIT), a leading, global provider of technology solutions, announced that its U.S. operating division was awarded two Panasonic Reseller of the Year Awards at Panasonic Solutions’ recent Partner Summit held in Scottsdale, Ariz. Insight was ... read more