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Thursday, February 21, 2013

  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Mindspeed Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: MSPD), the industry leader in technology for small cell base stations, will be showing over 35 different small cell products from 25 customers and demonstrating the latest in small cell technology at Mobile World Congress, Hall ... read more
  • Dunder Mifflin Brings Red Carpet To Utica, NY --- LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill., Feb. 21, 2013
    Posted at 6:00 AM
    Following its popular big-game ad, Quill.com, a leading business-to-business office-products provider, will air Dunder Mifflin's second-ever commercial in Utica, NY during the Academy Awards® broadcast on Feb. 24. Dunder Mifflin's big-game ad, "Paper War," aired only in Scranton, Pa., where NBC's "The Office" is set. It received nearly one million views online, in addition to more than 300 million media impressions. Utica, where the new ad will air, is the location of one of Scranton's rival Dunder Mifflin branches ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    UTC Aerospace Systems has been selected by Thai Airways International to supply the wheels and carbon brakes for its new fleet of 14 Boeing 777-300ER aircraft. UTC Aerospace Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), will provide the equipment through its Wheels & Brakes business in Troy, Ohio. The first aircraft was delivered in August 2012. The 777-300ER carbon brakes, delivered under the Goodrich brand, use proprietary DURACARB® carbon heat sink material. The DURACARB® carbon provides ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) is scheduled to participate in the 2013 RBC Capital Markets Healthcare Conference on February 26 in New York. Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Jeff Capello will participate in a 25-minute question and answer session regarding the company beginning at approximately 4:35 p.m. ET. A live webcast of the question and answer session will be available on the Investor Relations section of the Boston Scientific website at www.bostonscientific.com/investors. Interested parties are encouraged to register at ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    blinkx, the Internet Media platform powered by CORE, today announced the appointment of Gerry Louw as Senior Vice President, Engineering and Operations. In his new role, Louw will be working closely with the business, product and technology teams across the company and will play an integral role in further strengthening blinkx's technology leadership. "Gerry is an accomplished leader with a proven track record of effectively leveraging technology to scale businesses," said S. Brian Mukherjee, CEO of blinkx. "He has implemented visionary ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Palo Alto Networks (NYSE: PANW), the network security company, today released its Application Usage and Threat Report. This 10th edition of the report is the first version to compile and correlate data on application usage and threat activity. Based on analysis of network traffic of more than 3,000 organizations between May and December 2012, the report is the network security industry's most comprehensive examination of application usage and threats. The report's findings include: -- Social, video, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Webroot, a leader in delivering Internet security as a service, today released the results of a third party test that establishes Webroot® SecureAnywhere(TM) Business - Endpoint Protection as the absolute performance leader in terms of overall impact of antimalware software on devices using Windows® 7 operating system. Webroot's performance benchmarks against other leading endpoint solutions show that its real-time, cloud-based protection offers extremely effective security against both known and unknown malware with minimal performance impacts on the endpoint device or ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Applied Software, a leading Building Information Modeling (BIM) services provider as well as a provider of Autodesk 2D and 3D CAD products and services, announced today that it has earned the new Fabrication Specialization designation for value added resellers (VARs) from Autodesk, Inc., a world leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software. As an Autodesk Specialized Partner, Applied Software has shown it has made significant investment in its people, has a solid business plan specific to the specialization area, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Cenzic Inc., the leading web application security intelligence platform provider, today announced a significant update to its Cenzic Enterprise software. Cenzic Enterprise 7.1 supports a new architecture which provides an innovative way for enterprises to efficiently and effectively monitor, detect and fix vulnerabilities when applications are touched by increasingly distributed teams. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120709/MM37371LOGO) Enterprises struggle with a growing number of applications, and too many people are involved in the application life cycle. Most enterprises have hundreds or thousands of applications to ... read more
  • ShopRunner Orders More Than Doubled in 2012 --- PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 21, 2013
    Posted at 6:00 AM
    ShopRunner, which brings together a network of retailers to deliver powerful shopping services, today announced that the company saw orders across the network increase 2.5 times over 2011. ShopRunner's cooperative retail network continues to gain momentum as new customers introduced to participating retailers accounted for 76 percent of orders in 2012, more than double what they were in 2011. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120628/LA31865LOGO) ShopRunner's unique network enables retail partners to provide integrated shopping services to their customers, superior to what they ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    iMediaShare, ? video content discovery and playback solution, announced reaching 1,000,000 active users during the month of February 2013. iMediaShare realizes the idea of easy Internet video streaming over to a TV screen and rewards the viewer with a true multimedia experience. The service delivers on a simple but powerful concept - the best Internet content made available on the TV screen. This is one in a line of achievements recently marking iMediaShare's progress. In December last year the company ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/21/13 -- BridgeWave Communications, the leading supplier of 4G millimeter wave backhaul solutions, today announced the launch of Flex4G, its newest family of high-capacity, multi-gigabit wireless solutions for backhaul of next-generation networks. Flex4G builds on BridgeWave's extensive experience with millimeter wave solutions by providing a highly integrated platform with advanced features that allow operators to minimize their total cost of ownership. Earlier this month, Cisco released an update to its Visual Networking Index, Global ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/21/13 -- Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) News Facts Oracle today announced the general availability of NetBeans Integrated Development Environment (IDE) 7.3. NetBeans IDE 7.3 features advanced HTML5, JavaScript and CSS development capabilities, for faster and easier rich Web and mobile application development. The new release improves support for the Java platform with feature enhancements including new hints and refactorings in the editor and improved support for editing FXML layout files in JavaFX projects. NetBeans IDE 7.3 ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Hyundai Motor America has announced pricing for the 2013 Sonata Hybrid, starting at $25,650 for the extraordinarily well-equipped Sonata Hybrid and $30,550 for the new range-topping Sonata Hybrid Limited. At $25,650 shoppers will discover the improved 2013 Sonata Hybrid achieves better fuel economy and is priced $200 less than the outgoing 2012 Sonata Hybrid. Hyundai will continue to offer an industry-exclusive Hybrid Lifetime Battery Warranty on the 2013 Sonata Hybrid. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20091001/HYUNDAILOGO) 2013 SONATA HYBRID PRICING ... read more
  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals Acquires U.S. Rights to Targretin® from Eisai Inc. --- WOODCLIFF LAKE, NJ. and MONTREAL, Quebec, Feb. 21, 2013
    Posted at 6:00 AM
    Eisai Inc., the U.S. pharmaceutical subsidiary of Eisai Co., Ltd., and Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE: VRX)(TSX: VRX) announced today that Valeant has acquired U.S. rights for Targretin(®) (bexarotene) capsules and Targretin(®) (bexarotene) gel 1% from Eisai for $65 million upfront, plus potential contingent payments based on certain milestones. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130221/LA63958) As part of the transaction, which takes effect immediately, Eisai has transferred the New Drug Application (NDA) for Targretin to Valeant, with Valeant assuming responsibilities for all regulatory obligations associated with ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    NxStage® Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM), a leading manufacturer of innovative dialysis products, today announced CE Mark approval for new high flow capabilities with the NxStage System One(TM). With this approval, the Company expects to bring this advancement to customers in countries that recognize the CE Mark approval process later this year. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110503/MM94799LOGO ) The new high flow capabilities for the System One will enable dialysate flow rates which allow nephrologists expanded possibilities to adjust the duration and frequency of patient ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Life Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: LIFE) today announced it will present at Barclays Global Healthcare Conference on March 13 at 11:15 a.m. ET. Ron A. Andrews, Life Technologies' President of Medical Sciences, will present on behalf of the company. The company will webcast the presentation, which will be available for three weeks following the conference, on the Life Technologies' investor relations website at ir.lifetechnologies.com/events.cfm. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110216/MM49339LOGO) About Life Technologies Life Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: LIFE) is a global biotechnology company with customers in ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Premier Biomedical, Inc. (OTC-BB: BIEI) today announced that it has acquired exclusive rights to a provisional patent application against Retinitis Pigmentosa. This exclusive intellectual property right, a result of Premier's long-standing licensing agreements, proposes a novel method for treating the degenerative eye disease via the targeted removal of specified target antigens. This is the latest of many proposed applications of Premier Biomedical, Inc.'s Felder Doctrine(TM). Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP) is a group of inherited disorders characterized by a peripheral vision loss that ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    123.Net, a Michigan based telecommunications company, has recently announced plans to open a new state-of-the-art data center facility in Southfield, MI. 123.Net has purchased a building that will become the company's new headquarters and Michigan's largest data center with over 100,000 sq. ft of data center space. The new facility, located at 24700 Northwestern Highway, currently houses several telecommunication carriers and has 3000 sq. ft. of move-in ready data center space, and will be the latest addition to 123.Net's portfolio ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    After conquering the seventh continent in its 100(th) birthday year, the World's Favorite Cookie has decided to take on the universe in its 101(st) with a new, ground-breaking star chart messaging app; OREO Skies. Putting its own, playful twist on traditional mobile messaging, OREO teamed up with Nokia to develop a smartphone app designed to connect people in a never-been-done before way: through the stars. Using augmented reality technology, the OREO Skies mobile app, now available exclusively on Nokia Lumia ... read more