VIVUS, Inc. (Nasdaq: VVUS) today announced that the Endocrinologic and Metabolic Drugs Advisory Committee of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) voted against the following question: "Based on the current available data, do you believe the overall benefit-risk assessment of PHEN/TPM (QNEXA) is favorable to support its approval for the treatment of obesity in individuals with a BMI > 30 kg/m2 or > 27 kg/m2 with weight-related co-morbidities?" The three co-morbidities included hypertension, diabetes and dyslipidemia.
The vote from the ... read more
AOL Inc. (NYSE: AOL) today announced that it will hold its quarterly
conference call to discuss second quarter 2010 financial results on
Wednesday, August 4, 2010 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time (ET). AOL will issue
a press release reporting results before the conference call on
Wednesday, ... read more
In today’s difficult economy managers and business executives are
looking for every tool they can find to improve efficiency and
While call center applications are probably the most common uses for
speech technologies, managers are finding a variety ... read more
Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE: VMI), a leading global manufacturer of engineered products for infrastructure, mechanized irrigation equipment for agriculture, and a provider of coating services, reported sales for the second quarter of $481.6 million compared with $498.8 million for the same period of 2009. Second quarter 2010 net earnings were $17.1 million, or $0.65 per diluted share, versus second quarter 2009 net earnings of $44.2 million, or $1.69 per diluted share.
For the first six months of 2010, sales were ... read more
Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ: RMBS), one of the world’s premier technology
licensing companies, today announced that it has been granted its
1,000th patent. Rambus' growing patent portfolio includes inventions in
the areas of high-performance memory and serial solutions, package
layout, system design, and lighting and display technologies.
... read more
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/15/10 -- Supertex, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUPX) plans to announce financial results for its fiscal first quarter ended July 3, 2010, after the market close on Tuesday, July 27, 2010.
The Company will host a conference call at 2:30 p.m. PT (5:30 p.m. ET) on July 27, 2010, following the earnings release. Dr. Henry C. Pao, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present an overview of the first fiscal quarter results, discuss current business conditions, ... read more
Today the Senate Commerce Committee passed by voice vote S. 3304, the
“Equal Access to 21st Century Communications Act”.
The following statement can be attributed to the Consumer Electronics
Association (CEA) ®:
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Dynacq Healthcare, Inc. (DYII) today reported financial results for the
third quarter ended May 31, 2010. For the fiscal quarter ended May 31,
2010, the Company had a net loss of $2.3 million, or $0.16 per share,
compared to a net income of $1.0 million, or $0.06 per share for the
... read more
After testifying before the U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product Safety and Insurance, CTIA-The Wireless Association® Vice President of External and State Affairs K. Dane Snowden issued the following statement:
"With more than 286 million wireless connections, Americans know first-hand the infinite benefits that mobile technology provides. But while many adults remember a time without cell phones, today's youth have only known a world with wireless technology which has provided them with greater convenience and life ... read more
In its fifth annual Profile of the Digital Edition Reader, conducted
with BPA Worldwide certified results, (http://www.bpaww.com),
leading digital publishing provider, Texterity, (http://www.texterity.com)
confirms the increasing enthusiasm for and reliance on digital and
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ORLANDO, FL -- (Marketwire) -- 07/15/10 -- WellCity, Inc. (http://www.WellCity.com), a wellness-related social network and subsidiary of WellTek, Inc. (OTCBB: WTKN), today announced a strategic partnership with XOOMA Worldwide (http://www.XoomaWorldwide.com), a global network marketing company, in which the two companies have collaborated to bring more than 200,000 new users, cutting edge wellness products, a robust infrastructure and a major distribution system into WellCity. The agreement serves as a catalyst for both companies to carry out its rapid expansion ... read more
Software, Inc., a world-leading provider of Enterprise Risk,
Management (ERCQM) software solutions, today announced that Insulet
Corporation, a Massachusetts-based medical device company, has gone live
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Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc. (“ACS”) (NASDAQ:ALSK), today
announced it will release financial results for the second quarter 2010
shortly after markets close on Thursday, July 29, 2010. The company will
host a conference call and live webcast at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time to
discuss the ... read more
Mercury Computer Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY) a trusted ISR subsystems
provider, announced that George K. Muellner has been elected to the
Company’s Board of Directors.
Mr. Muellner was president of Advanced Systems for the Integrated
Defense Systems business unit ... read more
Focus® (LSE.MCRO.L), the leading provider of enterprise application
modernization, testing and management solutions, today announced
that the company has earned the Microsoft Technology Innovation Award at
the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference this week in Washington, DC.
The award was ... read more
United Water officials announced the launch of a sweepstakes campaign
designed to encourage enrollment in its award-winning paperless eBilling
program that will offer a grand prize of $2,500 and four daily prizes of
$50 during the next 12 weeks. The “Go Green. Win Green.” program is open
... read more
CyberDefender Corporation (NASDAQ:CYDE), a provider of Internet security
software, utilities and Live PC Support services that work together to
maximize online safety for consumers, announced today an increasing
threat of adware and malware delivered by YouTube videos.
“YouTube clips ... read more
DST Systems, Inc. (NYSE: DST) (the "Company") announces that on August 15, 2010 (the "Put Date"), holders of its 4.125% Series A convertible senior debentures due 2023 ("Series A Debentures") may require the Company to purchase the Series A Debentures for cash at par value ("Series A Put").
The form of holder notice ("Purchase Notice") for, and the terms and conditions of, the Series A Put are contained in the Notice of Put Right available from the trustee: The ... read more
RALEIGH, NC -- (Marketwire) -- 07/15/10 -- Law Enforcement Associates Corporation (LEA) (OTCBB: LAWE), a leading U.S.-based developer and manufacturer of electronic surveillance equipment, announces that it will be title sponsor for the 12th annual golf tournament held by Wake Enterprises on September 23, 2010.
Wake Enterprises, Inc. is a private, nonprofit organization committed to the vocational and social development of adults with developmental disabilities. The Organization's mission is to assist people with disabilities to achieve their maximum level ... read more