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Wednesday, October 3, 2012

  • Posted at 1:39 PM
    You can now take U-PIC with you on your iPhone! U-PIC, a shipping insurance company, is proud to announce the new U-PIC App, ready to download for FREE. By using the U-PIC App, shipping insurance rates can be accessed immediately. Other benefits of the new U-PIC App include placing an order for shipping insurance, contacting U-PIC directly from your device, and tracking your claim status. Additionally, coverage rules and policy details are outlined for your convenience. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121003/LA86469-a) ... read more
  • Posted at 1:35 PM
    Hilco Streambank has recently been retained by a major U.S. corporation to sell its rights to an entire “legacy” /8 block of 16.7 million IPv4 addresses. Hilco was also recently retained through the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Delaware to sell a /16 block of more than 65,000 addresses for ... read more
  • Posted at 1:35 PM
    NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 10/03/12 -- The first API Strategy and Practice Conference (http://apistrategyconference.com) will bring together leading Web technology figures in New York on the 1st and 2nd of November. Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) are changing the face of digital business by enabling new business and technical strategies across many industries. The event's unique program of keynotes, panels and themed sessions will provide key insights into the potential of APIs, how to craft a successful API Strategy ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    Richardson Electronics, Ltd. (NASDAQ: RELL) plans to release its financial results for its first quarter ended September 1, 2012, after the close of business on Wednesday, October 10, 2012. The release will be distributed by Business Wire and will be available on the Company’s website at ... read more
  • Posted at 1:25 PM
    Seed Factory Marketing, an advertising and PR agency based in Atlanta, was recently selected by Atlanta Humane Society (AHS) to redesign, develop and launch their new website. The intuitive and easy to navigate website now has a strong call to action that encourages adoptions, donations and volunteering. Atlanta Humane Society's new website includes compelling new photography of the wonderful dogs and cats available for adoption and showcases a fresh, modern design for the local non-profit. AHS dogs and cats, featured prominently ... read more
  • Posted at 1:21 PM
    Ohio Laser now offers laser cutting copper sheet and laser cutting brass sheet between .032" and .125" thick using newly acquired fiber laser cutting technology. Customers and OEMs can now cut nonferrous metals such as copper sheet and brass sheet at Ohio Laser. ISO 9001:2008 certified Ohio Laser can also fiber laser cut steel sheet metal to .5", cut stainless steel sheet to .25", and cut aluminum sheet to .1875". Gregg Simpson, President of Ohio Laser said, "The addition of fiber ... read more
  • Posted at 1:15 PM
    On November 29, Variety and the Application Developers Alliance will present the first-ever Entertainment App Awards. The awards will shine a spotlight on the best apps in the entertainment industry, selected by publishers, developers, tech journalists, and other industry stakeholders. ... read more
  • Posted at 1:11 PM
    Primary Color today announced the launch of its Distributive Print Model, which previewed at the Dine America trade show in September in Atlanta. This new program uses regional production and distribution to save customers both money and time. Also at the show, Primary Color demonstrated how ... read more
  • Visteon Announces CFO Transition --- VAN BUREN TOWNSHIP, Mich., Oct. 3, 2012
    Posted at 1:05 PM
    Visteon Corporation (NYSE: VC) today announced that Martin E. Welch III has stepped down as executive vice president and chief financial officer. Michael J. Widgren, who has been vice president, corporate controller and chief accounting officer since May 2007, will serve as chief financial officer on an interim basis until a permanent replacement is named. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20001201/DEF008LOGO ) "We appreciate Marty's contributions during an important period in Visteon's transformation and wish him the best in his future endeavors," said Timothy ... read more
  • Posted at 1:05 PM
    The U.S. Army Mission and Installation Contracting Command has awarded ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) a $43 million contract to provide logistics support services at Fort Rucker, Ala. The cost-plus and firm-fixed-price contract includes the base year plus two, one-year ... read more
  • Posted at 1:01 PM
    XBiotech, a privately held biotechnology company, announced today that the company has been granted Fast Track designation for its anti-cachexia drug Xilonix. The Company's groundbreaking therapeutic antibody was shown in a previous clinical study at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Texas to stop or reverse cachexia in about a third of all advanced cancer patients treated. Anti-tumor and anti-cachexia effects were seen in many different types of cancer. In patients with advanced colorectal cancer, the reversal of cachexia resulted ... read more
  • Posted at 1:00 PM
    United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) will issue its third quarter 2012 earnings press release Tuesday, Oct. 23, prior to the stock market opening. A conference call will take place from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. ET. A presentation corresponding with the conference call will be available in Adobe Acrobat format on the company's website at http://www.utc.com for downloading prior to the call. To listen to the call by phone, dial (877) 280-7280 between 7:40 a.m. and 8 a.m. ... read more
  • Posted at 1:00 PM
    American Tower Corporation (NYSE: AMT) today released information about its business in light of T-Mobile USA’s contemplated combination with MetroPCS, which is subject to regulatory approval. For the quarter ended June 30, 2012, T-Mobile and MetroPCS accounted for approximately 7% and 2%, respectively, of American Tower's ... read more
  • Posted at 1:00 PM
    Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI) announced today that it is launching a new smart gas meter platform that is designed to deliver smart meter functionality to the European market as smart meters are rolled-out in the coming years. Itron’s smart gas meter will help utilities measure and ... read more
  • Posted at 12:51 PM
    SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 10/03/12 -- Neurotrack, an early stage company, today launched at DEMO Fall 2012 a breakthrough technology that can diagnose Alzheimer's disease years before clinical symptoms appear. Based on results from a 5-year longitudinal study funded by the NIH, this computer-based recognition memory test has been able to predict Alzheimer's at least three to four years before clinical symptoms appear with 99% accuracy. "One of the biggest hurdles that pharmaceutical companies face in the development ... read more
  • Posted at 12:45 PM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: The Mobile Roaming Market 2012-2017: Operator Strategies, Opportunities & Challenges in the 3G and LTE Era http://www.reportlinker.com/p0923290/The Mobile Roaming-Market-2012-2017-Operator-Strategies-Opportunities--Challenges-in-the-3G-and-LTE-Era.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Wireless_Technology Report Details With LTE services rolling out around the globe in 2012, operators and affiliates must prepare themselves for the transformative effect this will have on the telecoms industry, particularly the roaming sector. The enterprise roaming segment has long provided a reliable price inelastic revenue stream but this stream can be widened ... read more
  • Posted at 12:43 PM
    NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 10/03/12 -- Alliqua, Inc. (OTCQB: ALQA) ("Alliqua" or the "Company"), an advanced biopharmaceutical company focused on the development, manufacturing and distribution of proprietary transdermal wound care and drug delivery technologies, today announced the appointment of James Sapirstein to the position of Chief Executive Officer of Alliqua to spearhead the Company's strategic growth plan for the future. In connection with the Mr. Saperstein's appointment, Richard Rosenblum will transition from President to Executive Co-Chairman and ... read more
  • Posted at 12:40 PM
    FREMONT, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 10/03/12 -- Mattson Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: MTSN), a leading supplier of advanced process equipment used to manufacture semiconductors, today appointed J. Michael Dodson, 51, as chief operating officer (COO) in addition to his existing duties as chief financial officer (CFO). Dodson, who joined Mattson Technology as executive vice president and CFO in October 2011, will continue to report to the president and chief executive officer David L. Dutton on the Company's executive management team. ... read more
  • Posted at 12:37 PM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: 3G Technologies Markets 2012-2017: BRIC & Emerging Markets Growth http://www.reportlinker.com/p0923288/3G-Technologies-Markets-2012-2017-BRIC--Emerging-Markets-Growth.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Wireless_Technology Report Details Although 3G has become a mature technology in many developed economies, it is currently driving the mobile broadband uptake in many emerging markets. High technology maturity and decreasing costs for both operators and consumers are boosting emerging 3G markets. Led by the BRIC nations, and in particular China, 3G technology is being widely supported by government in a bid ... read more
  • Posted at 12:36 PM
    The small crossover market is one that has become very competitive within the last several years. But one small crossover has been making its mark with great sales numbers and outstanding consumer interest. That vehicle is the 2013 Ford Escape in Green Bay, WI, available at Broadway Automotive. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121003/CG86209) The Escape received a complete redesign for 2013 that has been well received by consumers everywhere. In fact, the 2013 Escape just wrapped up its best September sales month ever, with total ... read more