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Thursday, August 18, 2011

  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    As part of its continued development of intelligent Smart Grid initiatives, Black Hills Corp., whose utility subsidiaries provide electric and natural gas service to approximately 762,000 customers in Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Wyoming, has chosen Siemens Energy, Inc. to integrate the eMeter EnergyIP(®) meter data management system (MDMS) into its information technology systems. Black Hills Corp. considers MDMS to be an integral part of their American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA)-funded Smart Grid strategy. The MDMS ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    General Dynamics Itronix introduces the GD400 rugged handheld computer, designed for mobile professionals whose jobs range from ensuring the public's safety and working inside warehouses to maintaining utilities. Weighing less than eight ounces, the sleek GD400 handheld is equipped with ultra-sensitive GPS, a barcode scanner/imager, a high-resolution camera with flash and a daylight-viewable, water resistant touch-screen screen display. "Using the GD400, utilities, law enforcement or any mobile enterprise can immediately improve business operations, increase worker productivity and reduce costs," said Mark ... read more
  • Posted at 6:58 AM
    KANKAKEE, IL -- (Marketwire) -- 08/18/11 -- Riverside Medical Center provides specialty care for hearing concerns closer to home. Sadie Vojak, Au.D., an audiologist in Bourbonnais, IL, is board-certified and practicing audiology in Kankakee, IL at Riverside ENT/Hearing and Balance located at 300 Riverside Drive, Suite 2100 in Bourbonnais, Illinois. "Hearing is such a large part of communication," says Dr. Vojak. "When you can't hear, you begin to communicate less and less. You stop socializing. As an audiologist, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:54 AM
    Swap.com, leading the swap movement both online and in communities around the world, today announced a strategic partnership with Verietas Software, enabling users of Verietas Software’s flagship apps including iBookshelf, My Library, MyBoxOffice, and Disc Tracker, to upload items from ... read more
  • Posted at 6:45 AM
    Jacada Ltd. (NASDAQ: JCDA), a leading provider of customer service experience and interaction optimization solutions, today announced that is has expanded its relationship with Kabel Deutschland. Revenues from this material agreement will be recognized over current and future quarters. ... read more
  • Posted at 6:45 AM
    A groundbreaking study available online in the Journal of Perinatology shows the addition of a unique pumping pattern can help mothers of premature infants pump nearly 75 percent more breast milk over the first 14 days after birth than mothers who did not use the pattern. Nearly 13 percent of all infants in the U.S. are born prematurely, and at risk for serious immaturity-related health problems. Research shows breast milk feedings lower the risk of many prematurity-related complications ... read more
  • Posted at 6:44 AM
    Globecomm Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: GCOM), a leading global provider of communications solutions and services, announced today that the Company has been awarded an additional 5 year contract for satellite centric, voice and data restoral services to Agility Recovery Solutions across ... read more
  • Posted at 6:43 AM
    The Epilepsy Therapy Project (ETP) and the Epilepsy Foundation (EF) announced today a New Therapy Grant to potentially help those with treatment resistant epilepsy. This grant was awarded to Alexander Rotenberg, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Neurology, Children's Hospital Boston, and will support a clinical study to evaluate the repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) H-Coil as a promising non-invasive method of inhibiting the abnormal electrical activity believed to underlie seizures in focal temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE). Seizures originating in this ... read more
  • Posted at 6:42 AM
    Nasuni®, the leading provider storage as a service, today announced that Andy Jones has been named as the company’s Chief Financial Officer. With more than 20 years experience in financial management and strategy, much of it within the technology sector, Jones will develop and oversee Nasuni’s ... read more
  • Posted at 6:39 AM
    Telerik, an end-to-end provider of software application lifecycle and content management solutions, today announced immediate availability of RadControls for Windows Phone designed specifically for Mango devices. Telerik’s RadControls for Windows Phone Mango supports all features and user interfaces (UIs) of ... read more
  • Posted at 6:37 AM
    TiVUS, Inc. (PK: TIVU), today debuted the e-SmartRoom(TM), TiVUS' first-to-market no-cost solution to replace a hotel's legacy CRT TV system with a complete TiVUS HD IPTV in-room internet and entertainment solution with ad-insertion technology and new 42" flat-screen HDTVs. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110815/DA52068LOGO) Utilizing all of the capabilities of the TiVUS e-SmarTV(TM), the e-SmartRoom solution is a complete HD IPTV solution at no cost to the hotel property. TiVUS' e-SmartRoom offers hotel guests unlimited in-room movie rentals, free-to-guest (HD) channels, iPad interfaces, secure wireless ... read more
  • Posted at 6:36 AM
    Key Code Media will host a live panel of professional Hollywood Final Cut Pro experts answering the tough questions of their interpretation the new Final Cut Pro X. Key Code Media will host the event in Burbank, Calif. The event will also be streamed live at http://www.keycodemedia.com on August 18th, 7pm-8pm PDT. Michael Kammes, MPSE, post workflow consultant at Key Code Media, will serve as moderator. The panelists' team includes the following professionals: -- Michael Cioni, CEO, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:33 AM
    COLUMBIA, MD -- (Marketwire) -- 08/18/11 -- Celsion Corporation (NASDAQ: CLSN), a leading oncology drug development company, announced today that the New Jersey Economic Development Authority has approved the Company's application for a Business Employment Incentive Program (BEIP) grant. BEIP grants are available to economically viable expanding or relocating businesses that create jobs in New Jersey. The approved grant provides for up to $1.12 million in tax incentives for jobs created in, or relocated to the State. Celsion ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include: AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T), Research in Motion Ltd. (Nasdaq: RIMM), Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) Vodafone Group plc (Nasdaq: VOD) and Sprint Nextel Corp. (NYSE: S). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101027/ZIRLOGO) Get the most recent insight from Zacks Equity Research with the free Profit from the Pros newsletter: ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    In a move to provide its customers with more protection from the growing threat of counterfeit and substandard electronic parts, World Micro, a global distributor of electronic components serving the medical electronics, commercial, military, and aerospace markets, has recently added XRF and high-volume X-ray to its in-house quality assurance capabilities. Its new technology investment takes World Micro's quality assurance to an impressively higher standard, making it possible to perform a deeper and more comprehensive analysis of components and conduct X-ray ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    USTC Holdings, LLC, the investor consortium that acquired Xe Services, LLC including its main holding U.S. Training Center, Inc. (USTC) in December 2010, today announced that Jill Pettibone has been named the Company’s Chief Administration Officer. Pettibone will oversee ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    Hurricane Electric, the world’s largest IPv6-native Internet backbone and colocation provider, today announced that it is extending its IPv6 Professional Services offerings to include data center deployments, and is recommending a swift transition to avoid unnecessary costs and gain a ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    Medicinal Genomics, a private company headquartered in Marblehead, Mass., USA and the Netherlands, announced today that it has sequenced the entire genomes of Cannabis sativa and Cannabis indica, representing two strains of the therapeutic plant. The genome assemblies, comprising over 131 billion bases of sequence, are ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    NewSoft, a leading provider of productivity-enhancing software, today announced the availability of Presto! BizCard for Android, a powerful application that enables fast, easy and efficient image capture with business card contact management. Presto! BizCard Android provides a variety of ... read more
  • Posted at 6:25 AM
    The National Aeronautic Association has certified that on July 13, 2011, the human-powered helicopter Gamera, designed and built by graduate and undergraduate students at the University of Maryland's A. James Clark School of Engineering and piloted by biology student Judy Wexler, achieved lift-off and hovered for 11.4 seconds, setting the new U.S. records for flight duration and flight duration by a female pilot. The NAA has submitted information to the Federation Aeronautique Internationale to permit evaluation of the July flight for ... read more