Lieutenant General Joe N. Ballard, US Army (Ret), President and CEO of
The Ravens Group, Inc. has been named to the board of directors of
Fulton Financial Corporation effective January 18, 2011.
As a director, Ballard's responsibilities will include appointing and
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To continue to stay ahead of rising demand for wireless voice, 3G multimedia and Internet access, Verizon Wireless has expanded its local network in Erie with the addition of two new cell sites.
The new cell sites provide increased wireless voice and 3G data in Erie and the surrounding area, including
-- Southwest Erie including the neighborhood surrounding St. Vincent
-- South along ... read more
Core Services Corporation ("Core Services"), an Oracle Platinum Partner, is pleased to announce that its data center facility located in Somerset, New Jersey is now live and fully operational.
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By opening the Somerset Data Center ("SDC"), Core Services has captured the competitive advantage, which will allow it to expand its Oracle platform and showcase more cutting-edge technology and products.
"We were happy to move into a higher capacity facility in order to accommodate our dramatic growth," says Jim ... read more
Home Automation and Lighting Manufacturer Colorado vNet Corp. today announced it is winding down operations and will discontinue the Colorado vNet product line to reassess its product line as it relates to the evolving custom install market. The announcement was made by the Chief Executive Officer of Colorado vNet Corp., Charlie Porritt.
"Colorado vNet has a great reputation in the marketplace, but as the needs of the market shift in tandem with a challenging economy, we need to take a long, ... read more
Bracketron, the leading manufacturer in mounting solutions for mobile consumer electronics, today announced a versatile new desktop stand for the popular Apple iPad. The ultra slim iPad Lift features eight convenient viewing angles and the ability to collapse flat for easy portability when you're on the go. The nonslip feet and sturdy design securely hold your iPad in both portrait and landscape modes for ultimate flexibility.
"The iPad continues to grow in popularity and has turned the portable computing business on ... read more
"The failures in transportation and emergency care that New York City experienced in the blizzard's wake resulted in fatal outcomes in some instances and exposed significant vulnerabilities in our overall response systems.
"This was clearly a serious weather event, but far more catastrophic events and disasters are possible. What we have been observing over the last few days underscores the importance of comprehensive disaster planning for potentially more devastating disasters like terrorist attacks.
"The paralyzing blizzard - and ... read more
S&P Equity Research sees big developments for the Internet segment in 2011, including continuing challenges for Google, changes at Yahoo, a cloud offering from Apple, and excitement from China.
"The coming year should also be another year of solid growth, with double-digit gains for U.S. Internet advertising and retail spending," observed Scott Kessler, Information Technology analyst at S&P Equity Research.
Following are Mr. Kessler's predictions for the Internet industry for 2011.
1. We project that U.S. online advertising revenues and online ... read more
The New Year brings everyone something wonderful: a brand new start. It
seems that most everyone around the time of New Years’ Eve is renewing
the determination that might have become somewhat ground down over the
previous year. The determination to make dreams come true, to accomplish
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NASA is seeking applications from graduate students for the agency's new Space Technology Research Fellowships. Applications are being accepted from accredited U.S. universities on behalf of graduate students interested in performing space technology research beginning in the fall of 2011.
The fellowships will sponsor U.S. graduate student researchers who show significant potential to contribute to NASA's strategic space technology objectives through their studies. Sponsored by NASA's Office of the Chief Technologist, the fellowships' goal is to provide the nation with a ... read more
Living in Digital Times and NetShelter Technology, Inc. today announced
the 10 Mobile Apps Showdown finalists. The lucky 10 finalists will take
part in a live demo competition in front of a live and online audience
during 2011 International CES on Saturday, January 8 at 12:30 p.m. in
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The top 10 finalists for Last Gadget Standing, an annual CES favorite
award program, were announced today. The top 10 will appear on stage at
International CES 2011 during a live session where a live voting
audience will determine which product is awarded the Last Gadget
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BURBANK, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 12/29/10 -- Once upon a time there was a company just like yours. Despite tough times, they managed to keep business going, their bottom line improving, and between money they had saved and their good credit managed to obtain a brand new computer system. It had lightning-fast servers, cool new desktop systems for the employees, a high-bandwidth network and the latest in peripherals. Additionally, there was a Storage Attached Network (SAN) for data ... read more
Verizon Wireless is investing in Monroe County and expanding its local 3G coverage with new cell sites in Rochester and Henrietta.
-- A new site in Rochester improves coverage and capacity between Norton
Street and Clifford Avenue, and between Joseph Avenue and Carter Street.
-- A second new site in Rochester improves coverage and capacity along the
Lake ... read more
The pioneer of multi-vendor/multi-GPU graphic solutions, LucidLogix
today announced ground-breaking GPU virtualization software designed for Intel
Sandy Bridge platforms. With this technology, next generation PCs will
dynamically balance the advanced power-efficient, built-in media
features of Sandy Bridge processor graphics with the high-end, DirectX
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Scientists at The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation have uncovered a gene responsible for controlling key growth characteristics in plants, specifically the density of plant material.
Denser plants have more biomass without increasing the agricultural footprint, meaning farmers and ranchers can produce more plant material from the same sized field. Plants that have increased density hold great potential to be used to produce biofuels, electricity and even advanced materials, like carbon fiber.
"This is a significant breakthrough for those ... read more
Verizon Wireless is investing in Ulster County and expanding its local coverage with a new cell site in Plattekill. The new site improves coverage and capacity along Route 44/55 from Pancake Hallow Road to Picnic Woods Road and South Street (CR22) from Route 44/55 to Route 299. The new site also covers the villages of Clintondale and Modena.
This network expansion is part of the company's aggressive multi-billion dollar network investment each year to stay ahead of the growing demand for ... read more
Verizon Wireless is investing in Tompkins County and expanding its local coverage with a new cell site in Ithaca. The new site improves in-building coverage and capacity to 14 buildings on Cornell University's West Campus.
This network expansion is part of the company's aggressive multi-billion dollar network investment each year to stay ahead of the growing demand for Verizon Wireless' voice and data services. The company has invested more than $60 billion nationwide since it was formed - $5.7 ... read more
We all know that many New Year's resolutions fall flat before the fizz is out of your holiday champagne, but this year MeYou Health is ringing in 2011 with a new Facebook app that lets you announce your promises to friends and enlist their support in making them stick.
My Resolution 2011 (http://www.myresolution2011.com) allows you to announce on your Facebook Wall that you've made a New Year's resolution, with the option of telling friends what your resolution is and asking them ... read more
Verizon Wireless is investing in Fulton County and expanding its local coverage with a new cell site in Johnstown. The new site improves coverage and capacity along Route 67 from Heagle Road to Sacandaga Road, Sacandaga Road from Caballero Road to Route 107, and Route 107 from Hales Mills Road to Reidel Road.
This network expansion is part of the company's aggressive multi-billion dollar network investment each year to stay ahead of the growing demand for Verizon Wireless' voice ... read more