OMG's(TM) Business Ecology® Initiative (BEI) today announced that the "Optimization for Innovation 2010: Reset; Joint Business & Technology Actions for the New Normal" conference will take place December 6-8, 2010 in Santa Clara, Calif., USA. For more information on the conference, visit http://www.business-ecology.org/pr.
As the world economy emerges from a painful recession, organizations are confronted with the challenge of retaining bottom-line diligence, while pursuing market sustaining and gaining innovation, in an environment riddled with uncertainty, increased regulation, ... read more
On August 19, 2010, before commencement of trading on the New York Stock
Exchange, Magnetek, Inc. (“Magnetek” or “the Company”) (NYSE: MAG) will
announce the results of its 2010 fourth quarter and fiscal year, which
ended on June 27, 2010. A conference call with Magnetek management will
... read more
LENEXA, KS -- (Marketwire) -- 07/23/10 -- ICOP Digital, Inc. (NASDAQ: ICOP), an industry-leading company engaged in advanced mobile video technology solutions, today announced that it has been notified by The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC that the Company has met the requirements of the March 24, 2010 decision of the Listing Qualifications Panel of The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC (the "Panel"), and that the Panel has determined to continue the listing of the Company's securities on The NASDAQ ... read more
REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/23/10 -- Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL)
Clarification of executive's comments made yesterday at Fortune Brainstorm Tech 2010.
Oracle's acquisition strategy unchanged.
"Oracle does not have a five year acquisition budget. We don't even have a one year acquisition budget. While it is highly unlikely that we will spend anything approaching $70 billion in five years, we will be opportunistic and, if market conditions warrant, we will buy additional companies that further our strategic ... read more
As the Siemens AG Stuxnet malware story continues to unfold, it raises
critical questions that all global organizations must address in terms
of instituting more effective software
security and IT
risk management strategies. As this incident highlights heightened
corporate espionage ... read more
The North Shore-LIJ Health System Department of Radiation Medicine announced today it is seeking patients with cancer of the oropharynx (back of the mouth) to participate in a Phase I clinical trial.
Subjects must be newly diagnosed and not have undergone any previous treatment. Further, their cancer must be unassociated with the human papilloma virus (HPV-negative), or, if it is HPV-positive, they must be current or former pack-a-day smokers for at least 10 years.
Patients with HPV-negative oropharyngeal cancer are not cured ... read more
AT&T* reported the first ever billion-dollar revenue quarter for AT&T U-verse® services during the second quarter of 2010. AT&T U-verse revenue and rapid customer growth are driven by a network deployment that reaches customer homes quickly and efficiently and an all-Internet Protocol (IP) service that delivers a better customer experience.
AT&T had 209,000 U-verse TV subscriber net additions to drive the U-verse TV subscriber total to 2.5 million, up by more than 900,000 over the past year. More than 75 percent ... read more
Verizon Wireless and Samsung Telecommunications America (Samsung Mobile) announced that the Samsung Haven(TM) is available for order today. The Samsung Haven has earned the prestigious Good Housekeeping Seal and is ideal for customers who want an easy-to-use wireless phone packed with features.
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Color: Charcoal Grey
Key features and specifications:
-- Slim form factor
-- 2.2-inch internal screen
-- Large, easy-to-read display
-- ... read more
AMD (NYSE: AMD)
announced today that its pending offer to exchange (the “Exchange
Offer”) any and all of its outstanding 8.125% Senior Notes due
2017 that were issued in a private placement (the “Private Notes”)
for 8.125% Senior Notes due 2017 that have been registered under ... read more
SGI(R) (NASDAQ:SGI), a global leader in HPC and data center
solutions, today announced it will report financial results for the
Company's fourth quarter and fiscal 2010 on Tuesday, August 17, 2010
after the close of the market. A live webcast of the earnings conference
call will ... read more
The GEO Group (NYSE: GEO) ("GEO") announced today that its wholly
owned U.K. subsidiary, GEO UK Ltd., has activated a previously announced
expansion of 360 beds at the Harmondsworth Immigration Removal Centre
(the “Centre”) located in London, England. The Centre’s expansion brings
its total capacity to ... read more
XenoPort, Inc. (Nasdaq:XNPT) announced today that it has discovered a
novel prodrug that has the potential to improve significantly the blood
concentration of acamprosate compared with the currently approved
formulation of acamprosate. Preclinical data on this new product
candidate will be presented tomorrow at the National ... read more
Unigene Laboratories, Inc. (OTCBB: UGNE, http://www.unigene.com)
announced today that Novartis and its license partner Nordic Bioscience
[the “Sponsor”] have decided to continue the companies’ two-year, Phase
III Study 2302 assessing safety and efficacy of oral calcitonin in
patients with osteoarthritis of the knee. Novartis has a ... read more
Peter Hennessey, a retired Air Force Brigadier General and Vice President at Battelle, has been elected to a two-year term as Chairman of the Board of Trustees for the Ohio Aerospace Institute. When asked about his appointment, Hennessey remarked, "I have a deep respect for these Trustees--and for Dr. Heil and the OAI team whose innovative and dedicated services are impacting aerospace interests all across Ohio." He went on to say, "It's been a privilege to serve on ... read more
The Custom Electronic Design & Installation Association (CEDIA) has announced the finalists in its Manufacturers' Excellence Awards competition. The finalists include 30 products in the Best New Product category; two finalists for the Horizon Award, which recognizes products yet to be released; and three finalists for the Sustainable Lifestyle Product Innovation award, which recognizes products with an eco-conscious focus.
The winners will be announced at the Electronic Lifestyles® Awards Banquet Sat., Sept. 25 during CEDIA EXPO 2010. The banquet will also ... read more
Verizon Wireless has increased its data capacity by 103 percent and its voice capacity by 39 percent around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to accommodate an expected Brickyard 400 crowd of 250,000 people this weekend.
The company deployed two temporary cell sites (one Cell on Wheels or COW and one Cell on Light Truck or COLT) to boost coverage for those attending the Sunday race. The COW and COLT are fully functional, generator-powered mobile cell sites that enhance wireless capacity in a ... read more
SEATTLE, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/23/10 -- Onvia, Inc. (NASDAQ: ONVI), a leading provider of comprehensive government business market intelligence, will hold a conference call on Friday, August 6, 2010 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern time to discuss results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2010. Financial results will be issued in a press release after the close of the market on the same day.
Members of Onvia's executive management team will host the presentation, followed by a question ... read more
Florida-based biopharmaceutical company Oragenics, Inc. (OTCBB: ORNI) (www.oragenics.com)
announces it will unveil EvoraPro™ , a
professional-strength version of the popular consumer-marketed
all-natural probiotic oral care and teeth whitening mint EvoraPlus®
at the RDH Under One Roof Conference in Orlando, FL, August 5-7. EvoraPro™
... read more
When a crisis hits - be it a natural disaster, terrorist incident or ash cloud - travel executives can find themselves, often with no warning, on the front lines of their organization's response as they are tapped by senior leadership to gather information, identify critical tasks, manage internal and external assets and maintain lines of communications in all directions. Fulfilling duty of care for traveling employees during emergency scenarios can seem daunting, but doesn't have to be. Travel executives can ... read more
Horizon Pharma, Inc. announced today the results from the extended open label portion of The Circadian Administration of Prednisone in Rheumatoid Arthritis-1 (CAPRA-1) Phase 3 European registration study of LODOTRA®, a programmed release formulation of low-dose prednisone, which showed sustained improvement in reducing the duration of morning stiffness in patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) over a 12 month period. The results were published in the July issue of the Annals of Rheumatic Diseases and were also recently presented at ... read more