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Monday, June 20, 2011

  • Posted at 4:50 AM
    Shootmyash, software developer and manufacturer of the popular smart-targets known as "SmartAsh" for the Airsoft market, announced today that they are partnering with Brown Wood Inc. of Illinois, Ohio and Maine for domestic USA production of target subassemblies. Shootmyash General Manager, Conor Gilbreath, stated, "As we transition from limited production of SmartAsh Targets to the higher-volume requirements of big-box retailers and the international market development, our USA vendors are key to our success. Brown Wood can seamlessly scale from pilot runs ... read more
  • Posted at 4:50 AM
    Voting begins today at ElectionCandidates.com for the public to pick their favorite among the current list of declared Republican Presidential candidates for 2012. The political social network’s first Election Poll opens at 5 a.m. (PDT), with polling ending at midnight (PDT) on Sunday, June 26. ... read more
  • Posted at 4:45 AM
    Vertica, an HP Company (NYSE: HPQ), today announced availability of Vertica 5.0, the latest version of the Vertica Analytics Platform, which offers greatly improved flexibility and real-time performance for customers’ most demanding business intelligence and analytic workloads. ... read more
  • How Can Meditation Reduce Healthcare Costs? --- NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., June 20, 2011
    Posted at 4:40 AM
    The nation's current healthcare crisis has added a new dimension to the old saying, "Prevention is the best medicine." With rising co-pays, high deductibles, confusion over coverage, and prescription drug headaches, healthcare consumers recognize that getting sick is more complicated than ever. So if the solution to a dysfunctional system is to avert illness, then what approaches provide proven results? One answer lies in a practice that dates to the origins of human civilization. Scientific research is pointing to the health ... read more
  • Posted at 4:30 AM
    DATATRAK International, Inc. (OTCQX: DATA), a technology and services company focused on global eClinical solutions for the clinical trials industry, today announced the expansion and rebranding of their unified software suite as DATATRAK ONE(TM). The unified software suite consists of seven products - all of which are being demonstrated at the 2011 DIA National Meeting. DATATRAK ONE(TM) provides an end-to-end clinical enterprise solution by empowering clinical users and service providers with the components necessary for efficiently designing, delivering and managing ... read more
  • Posted at 4:30 AM
    iControl Networks, a leader in broadband home management, today announced the close of over $50 million in Series D funding, bringing total investment in the company to more than $100 million. This round of funding will accelerate the deployment of iControl's energy management solution and other broadband home management services, while also positioning the company for international expansion. "iControl is a leader in the broadband security and home management market with tremendous growth potential, particularly in the emerging market for energy ... read more
  • Posted at 4:30 AM
    Extreme Networks, Inc., (Nasdaq: EXTR) today announced that it has appointed communications industry veteran Gavin Cato as Vice President of Engineering. In this position, Cato will be responsible for building and strengthening Extreme Networks' global research and development engineering organization, and will be in charge of all aspects of design, development and delivery for all company products. Cato brings over 20 years of experience in operating and architecting networks and in defining and building network and IP products for various communications ... read more
  • Posted at 4:30 AM
    The Active Network, Inc. (NYSE: ACTV), the leading provider of organization-based cloud computing applications, today announced it has been included in the preliminary list of additions to the Russell 2000 which will be rebalanced after market close on June 24, 2011. ... read more
  • Posted at 4:30 AM
    WellAWARE Systems, the developer of breakthrough technology designed to enable proactive and preventive senior care, announced a new partnership with Masonic Homes of Kentucky. The participating communities include Masonic Homes of Kentucky-Louisville Campus including the new Sam Swope Care Center, ... read more
  • Posted at 4:30 AM
    Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE: CRS) and Latrobe Specialty Metals, Inc. today announced they have entered into a definitive merger agreement whereby Carpenter will acquire Latrobe in a transaction valued at approximately $558 million. In the transaction, 8.1 million shares of Carpenter stock, subject to certain adjustments ... read more
  • Posted at 4:30 AM
    Intellicheck Mobilisa, Inc. (NYSE Amex:IDN), a global leader in access control and wireless security systems today announced a sale for their identity systems group, valued at approximately $800,000, for access control equipment and services. ... read more
  • Reportlinker Adds U.S. DoD Radar Markets --- NEW YORK, June 20, 2011
    Posted at 4:21 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: U.S. DoD Radar Markets http://www.reportlinker.com/p0490650/US-DoD-Radar-Markets.html?utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Aerospace_and_Defense This research is an overview of program funding and contract activity for the United States (U.S.) Department of Defense (DoD) Radar (Radio Detection and Ranging) programs and activities. Radar technology transmits radio waves which bounce off objects in their path and are used to determine the range, altitude, direction, and speed of both moving and fixed objects for indications, warning, and targeting. Programs and contracts ... read more
  • Posted at 4:20 AM
    RA'ANANA, ISRAEL, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NICE Situator, industry-leading open situation management platform, can help public safety operations enhance emergency preparedness, improve situational awareness and streamline incident response NICE Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: NICE) today introduced NICE Situator for public safety. The solution builds on NICE's leading Situation Management capabilities in the security sector to help public safety operations enhance emergency preparedness, improve situational awareness and streamline incident response. NICE will demonstrate the solution in booth ... read more
  • Posted at 4:12 AM
    According to a national survey of more than 38,000 families, 8 percent of children in the United States suffer from a food allergy - a considerably higher number than reported in previous studies. In addition to estimating that 5.9 million children under age 18 now have a food allergy, the new study, published in the July issue of Pediatrics, the journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics, found that nearly 39 percent of the youngsters surveyed had a ... read more
  • Posted at 4:07 AM
    Northern Trust (Nasdaq:NTRS) has enhanced its Hedge Fund Monitor product with a series of new features designed to improve automation and straight-through processing, enabling Northern Trust’s Funds of Hedge Funds (FoHF) clients across the globe to access performance, liquidity and compliance data throughout the day. ... read more
  • Posted at 4:05 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Global Nucleic Acid Testing Market--New Product Development Opportunities and Business Expansion Strategies For Instrument and Reagent Suppliers http://www.reportlinker.com/p0558483/Global-Nucleic-Acid-Testing-Market--New-Product-Development-Opportunities-and-Business-Expansion-Strategies-For-Instrument-and-Reagent-Suppliers.html?utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Pathology This comprehensive seven-country report is designed to help current suppliers and potential market entrants identify and evaluate major business opportunities emerging in the NAT market during this decade. Highlights - Business and technological trends in seven major markets - Five- and ten-year test volume and sales forecasts - Market shares of leading competitors - Feature comparison ... read more
  • Posted at 4:03 AM
    Tivus, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TIVU) today announced the Company will be attending the 2011 Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition and Conference (HITEC®), sponsored by the Hospitality Financial & Technology Professionals, in Austin, Texas, June 20-23, 2011. "This week, key Tivus executives will be attending the Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition and Conference," commented Shiva Prakash, Tivus' president and chief executive officer. "With the arrival of the HD IPTV satellite 'head-in' to North America in late 2009, the potential for new, never-before-possible revenue has 'ignited' ... read more
  • Posted at 4:02 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: U.S. Electronic Medical Records (EMR) Market, 2010-2015 (Market Share, Winning Strategies and Adoption Trends) http://www.reportlinker.com/p0558953/US-Electronic-Medical-Records-EMR-Market-2010-2015-Market-Share-Winning-Strategies-and-Adoption-Trends.html?utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=e-Healthcare Report Description: EMR is a part of healthcare information technology that is used to make paperless computerized patient data in order to increase efficiency of hospital systems and reduce chances of errors in medical records. A substantial growth rate (more than 16%) of the U.S. healthcare IT spending and the government initiatives towards development of ... read more
  • Posted at 4:01 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: World Handset RF Semiconductor Market http://www.reportlinker.com/p0490644/World-Handset-RF-Semiconductor-Market.html?utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Phones_and_PDA The global trend in the handset industry has evolved rapidly in most countries from a simple voice service to the current video broadcasting. A good understanding of the handset industry is needed for the OEM's to address the customer needs. This study focuses on the RF components market for the cellular industry from a global perspective. The segments addressed are the switches, filters, power ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    SCOTTSDALE, AZ -- (Marketwire) -- 06/20/11 -- Rural/Metro Corporation (NASDAQ: RURL), a leading national provider of ambulance and private fire protection services, announced today that it has finalized a new contract to continue as the City of San Diego's exclusive provider of emergency ambulance services through June 2013. Michael DiMino, President and Chief Executive Officer, said, "We are very pleased that the City of San Diego has once again selected Rural/Metro as its trusted, exclusive provider of emergency medical ... read more