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Wednesday, May 16, 2012

  • Posted at 4:14 AM
    AVT, Inc. (OTCBB: AVTC), a leading developer of automated and self-service retailing systems, today reported financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2012. Revenues for the first quarter of 2012 increased 150% to $3.5 million, compared to $1.4 million for the same period in 2011. Gross profit increased 60% to $1.6 million, compared to $1 million for the same period last year. Net income for the quarter was $225 thousand, compared to $9 thousand for the same period last ... read more
  • Posted at 4:11 AM
    Shinetech Software Inc., a leading agile application development outsourcing provider, has announced a more than 60 percent increase in revenue growth for the first quarter of 2012. Shinetech attributes this growth to steadily increasing demand for its application outsourcing, integration, and delivery services, particularly for mobile application development. The quarter produced more than 40 new clients for the company in the United States, Europe, Canada and Australia. Shinetech is also expanding its service capabilities in Europe, the United States, ... read more
  • Posted at 4:03 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Global Pharmaceutical Contract Manufacturing Industry http://www.reportlinker.com/p098296/Global-Pharmaceutical-Contract-Manufacturing-Industry.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Pharmaceu This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Pharmaceutical Contract Manufacturing in US$ Million by the following Dosage Forms: Injectables (Injections, Vials, and IV solutions), Solid Dosage Forms (Tablets and Capsules), and Liquid Dosage Forms (Syrups and Suspensions). The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2009 ... read more
  • Posted at 4:01 AM
    From #ChefConf 2012, Opscode®, the leader in cloud infrastructure automation, today announced the release of a number of new enterprise capabilities for Open Source Chef(TM), Hosted Chef(TM) and Private Chef(TM), delivering greater scale from a single Chef server, a 'one-click' installer, 'Dry-Run', integration with Active Directory and native support for Solaris. Opscode also today announced that it is releasing a free trial version of Private Chef with 60 days of free support from Opscode. "The rapid adoption of Chef underscores a ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    XCOR Aerospace today announced the grand prize winner of a trip aboard the Lynx Mark I suborbital launch vehicle. XCOR Chief Operating Officer Andrew Nelson made the announcement at the Spacecraft Technology Expo (STE) in Los Angeles, CA. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120516/LA08278) "About two months ago, we were at an event called the Next-Generation Suborbital Researchers Conference, where together with the Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) we gave away a suborbital flight," said XCOR Chief Operating Officer Andrew Nelson. "We had a ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    The board of directors of Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) declared a quarterly dividend of $0.55 per share on Northrop Grumman common stock, a 10 percent increase from the prior quarterly dividend of $0.50 per share. This is the ninth consecutive annual increase in Northrop Grumman's quarterly dividend. "Today's dividend increase demonstrates our confidence in the company and our continued commitment to a balanced cash deployment strategy that includes share repurchases and a competitive dividend," said Wes Bush, chairman, chief ... read more
  • OPEL Technologies Inc. Joins OTCQX --- NEW YORK, May 16, 2012
    Posted at 4:00 AM
    OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), the company that operates the world's largest electronic marketplace for OTC-traded equities, today announced that OPEL Technologies Inc. (OTCQX: OPELF; TSX.V: OPL), a leading global supplier of solar tracking systems, other solar related products and a semiconductor device and process developer, is now trading on the highest tier of the OTC market, OTCQX®. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110118/MM31963LOGO ) OPEL Technologies began trading today on the OTC market's prestigious tier, OTCQX International. Investors can find current financial disclosures ... read more
  • Heska to Present at B. Riley Investor Conference --- LOVELAND, Colo., May 16, 2012
    Posted at 4:00 AM
    Heska Corporation (NASDAQ:HSKA - News), a provider of advanced veterinary diagnostic and other specialty veterinary products, today announced it is to present at the 13th Annual B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel, 1700 Ocean Avenue - Arcadia D in Santa Monica, California. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. Pacific Time (2 p.m. Mountain Time). The presentation is to be available via live webcast ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Mercury Payment Systems® today announced the acquisition of Sundrop® Mobile, a pioneer in mobile and social loyalty marketing. It marks Mercury’s first acquisition since its founding in 2001, as well as the first card-less mobile loyalty program integrated with payment processing. ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    LitePoint, a leading provider of wireless test solutions, has announced that Richard Hsieh joined LitePoint as Vice President and General Manager of its Taiwan operations, based in Taipei. "As LitePoint continues to aggressively grow our 4G/LTE cellular and 802.11ac connectivity business, we are expanding our sales and support operations in Taiwan. Richard brings in a deep test expertise and a proven track record of impressive business growth to our Taiwan operation. His background and leadership skills will enable LitePoint ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    NeuroSigma, Inc., a Los Angeles-based medical device company, today announced that its majority-owned subsidiary, NSVascular, Inc. (NSV), acquired a portfolio of patents and related trade secrets covering the fabrication of Thin-Film Nitinol (TFN) from TiNi Alloy Company, including U.S. Patent No. 6,746,890 entitled "Three Dimensional Thin Film Devices and Methods of Fabrication," an important piece of the portfolio covering the production of three-dimensional TFN constructs. NSV was formed in 2011 to commercialize TFN-covered stent technology, exclusively licensed from the University ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    ENGLEWOOD, CO -- (Marketwire) -- 05/16/12 -- Evolving Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVOL), a leading provider of software solutions and services to the wireless, wireline and IP carrier market, today announced that Thad Dupper, chief executive officer, will present at the B. Riley & Co. 13th Annual Investor Conference in Santa Monica, CA, on Tuesday, May 22, 2012, at 3:00 p.m. Pacific Time. The conference is being held at the Lowes Santa Monica Beach Hotel. The Company's presentation material will ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 05/16/12 -- The Radicati Group's latest study, "Endpoint Security Platforms Market, 2012-2016," offers an in-depth analysis of the endpoint security platforms market. Endpoint security platforms offer organizations a solution to monitor, manage, and protect all the endpoints on an enterprise network. These endpoints can be secured through a variety of methods, such as a server on the network or in the cloud, software on an endpoint, or other means. The most common ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Physicians presented today at EuroPCR 2012 the results of two multicenter, randomized controlled trials, the BELLO and PACIFIER studies, each one showing statistically significant advantages of using an IN.PACT drug-eluting balloon from Medtronic, Inc. (NYSE: MDT) over a corresponding conventional treatment for coronary and peripheral artery ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    ExteNet Systems, the leader in implementation and operations of distributed wireless networks, today announced its agreement with Forest City Ratner Companies to design, install, manage, and maintain a Distributed Antenna System (DAS) network in the newly constructed Barclays Center in ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Balqon Corporation (OTCBB: BLQN), a developer of electric vehicles, drive systems and lithium battery storage devices, has received a $630,000 contract from the Port of Los Angeles (“POLA”) to retrofit six electric powered yard tractors, converting battery packs from lead ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    James M. Phillips, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and Dr. Ajay Malshe, Chief Technology Officer of Arkansas-based NanoMech, Inc. were invited to participate in the inaugural Materials Genome Initiative event held in Washington, DC on May 14, 2012. ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    From #ChefConf 2012, Opscode®, the leader in cloud infrastructure automation, today announced that Opscode Chef(TM) provides integration with a wide range of public cloud services. Using the knife command-line tool, users of Open Source Chef, Hosted Chef(TM) or Private Chef(TM) can seamlessly automate cloud infrastructure from server provisioning and configuration management to continuous delivery of infrastructure and applications, accelerating time-to-market and reducing IT costs. "Working collaboratively with the Chef community, we've developed plugins for a number of leading public cloud services, ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Signature Devices, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SDVI) and its subsidiary, Graffiti Entertainment Inc., announced the immediate availability of exclusive sales territories on a global level, potentially doubling the Company's market reach. There are financial requirements including minimum sales quotas to obtain special sales rights to countries or regions and individuals may apply directly to the company with an indication of interest at sales @ graffitientertainment.com. "Our SDVI sales distributors will earn up to $5 (U.S.) for each title sold, and our median sales ... read more
  • Posted at 3:59 AM
    From #ChefConf 2012, Opscode®, the leader in cloud infrastructure automation, today announced that Gartner, Inc. has named Opscode as a "Cool Vendor" in DevOps. Opscode recently announced that it's commercial customer base has surged into the hundreds, with customers ranging from small and medium sized businesses to Fortune 500 companies in Financial Services, Retail, Media and Entertainment, Hi-Tech and Internet Services. The Gartner report "Cool Vendors in DevOps, 2012," published on April 19, 2012, and authored by Ronni J. ... read more