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Thursday, November 3, 2011

  • Posted at 6:06 AM
    Digital Intelligence Systems Corp. (DISYS), a leading global IT staffing and consulting company, announces today that they have been awarded by Access National Bank, $5 Million in growth capital financing for the organization to continue to build out the company and set the stage for strategic ... read more
  • Posted at 6:04 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: The Military Video Surveillance Systems Market 2011-2021: Full Motion Video for ISR http://www.reportlinker.com/p0568383/The-Military-Video-Surveillance-Systems-Market-2011-2021-Full-Motion-Video-for-ISR.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Machine_Tool_and_Equipment Visiongain's latest defence report - The Military Video Surveillance Systems Market 2011-2021: Full Motion Video for ISR - assesses the business opportunities presented by this critical marketplace driving the growth in intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR). Our study examines the 15 leading national markets for military video surveillance systems by sales, as well as assessing the wide ... read more
  • Posted at 6:02 AM
    CenTrak, a leading Real-Time Location System provider for healthcare, is pleased to unveil its new brand positioning - The Smarter Real-Time Location System. The new messaging better captures all of the inherent advantages of the CenTrak RTLS - -- Easy Installation and Maintenance -- Open Platform to Support Multiple Applications -- Industry-Leading Accuracy, Performance and Battery Life (Logo: <font size="2" face="Arial">http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111103/PH99163LOGO )</font> The new branding has been executed in all ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    One of the most important factors involved in scrutinizing the desirability of a given truck driving job is the available pay per mile, which can vary enough to make thousands of dollars of difference annually. Various trucking companies may claim to offer attractive pay rates, but being able to make quick, quality comparisons is often the most effective way to locate the right company and submit an application. Thankfully, a new online service has made this possible with its easy and convenient ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    The American Red Cross kicked off the Holiday Mail for Heroes program with a card-signing event and concert today, encouraging Americans to support military members, veterans and their families this holiday season. (Logo: <font size="2" face="Arial">http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090108/RedCrossLOGO</font>)(Logo: <font size="2" face="Arial">http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111103/DC98937LOGO</font>) Proudly sponsored by Pitney Bowes Inc., the Holiday Mail for Heroes program allows Americans the opportunity to send holiday greetings to our men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces, our nation's veterans and their families. The public can send a ... read more
  • National Armaments Directors Approve MEADS Program Continuation Plan --- ORLANDO, Fla., MUNICH and ROME, Nov. 3, 2011
    Posted at 6:00 AM
    The National Armaments Directors of Germany, Italy and the United States approved a contract amendment that funds two flight intercept tests of the Medium Extended Air Defense System (MEADS). (Photo: <font size="2" face="Arial">http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111103/FL99499</font> ) The amended contract also provides for a Launcher Missile Characterization Test and a Sensor Characterization Test before the MEADS Design and Development contract ends in 2014. The program remains within the funding limit authorized by the three nations in the 2004 MEADS Memorandum of Understanding. MEADS ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Altair Engineering, Inc., a leading global provider of simulation technology and engineering services, today announced the release of the first simulation model to emerge from its partnership with U.K.-based test barrier supplier Cellbond, a highly accurate and reliable finite-element-analysis (FEA) barrier model for virtual side impact crash testing. Cellbond is one of the world's foremost developers of physical barriers for crash testing, employing a composite honeycomb technology to create energy-absorption structures. As a result of a recent agreement between Altair and ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    This holiday shopping season, Sears and Kmart are reaching customers in a whole new way by introducing mobile shopping walls located in high-traffic areas to reach customers who are traveling or on-the-go during this busy time of the year. The mobile shopping walls, which feature top toys from Sears and Kmart, provide Quick Response (QR) codes for each item so that customers can make purchases directly from their smartphones, giving customers an innovative and efficient way to accomplish their holiday ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/03/11 -- A new study sponsored by NASA finds that space flights lasting six months or more can cause a spectrum of changes in astronauts' visual systems. Some problems, including blurry vision, appear to persist long after astronauts' return to Earth. The results are affecting plans for long-duration manned space voyages, such as a trip to Mars. The study team included ophthalmologists Thomas H. Mader, MD, of Alaska Native Medical Center and Andrew ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    UBM Studios today launched a free mobile application for service members, veterans and military spouses seeking employment through Milicruit's virtual career fair environment. Now through smart phones users can access the mobile application to: -- Access company information & contact recruiters -- Watch videos -- Review the Milicruit calendar of upcoming virtual career fairs -- Receive direct feeds of current veteran unemployment news "The key to ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    The mobile broadband devices ecosystem, which is being bombarded with new devices, new features and new market entrants on a monthly basis, presents both an opportunity and a risk for those conducting business in this space, according to Stela Bokun, Senior Analyst and Pyramid's Practice Leader for Mobile Devices. Many MNOs are revising their strategies to address the emergence of new devices and their technologies and features, the subsidy schemes and business models some devices call for, the impact of increasing ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) today released its “Guidelines for the Conduct of Ad Verification” for public comment. This advanced framework, developed in conjunction with the Media Rating Council (MRC), will ensure a common set of methods and practices for ad verification, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Chase Card Services, a division of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), unveiled today new enhancements to its portfolio of credit cards exclusively available to the distinguished men and women who serve our country. Cardmembers will now receive unlimited cash back for all ... read more
  • Telenity Announces New CEO --- MONROE, Conn.
    Posted at 6:00 AM
    Telenity (www.telenity.com), a leading provider of location based services, social media, mobile marketing and messaging platforms and solutions, today announced that Ahmet Ozalp will be stepping down as Chief Executive Officer effective November 4, 2011. Ilhan Bagoren, accomplished telecom entrepreneur with ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Airband Communications, the largest fixed-wireless voice and data provider for businesses in the U.S., is helping Bottle Rocket Apps, one of the nation’s most rapidly growing mobile application developers, to expand its business with a flexible Internet solution that supports the company’s dynamic business model. The ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Regulators, ministries and government bodies recognize that ICTs, including Internet and broadband services, will boost development efforts for many regions around the globe including Central and Eastern Europe, Africa and the Middle East and Asia/Pacific. As a result, a race to harness technology for purposes of improving the lives of rural and urban, rich and poor citizens alike is well underway, according to Sonia Jorge, Research and Consulting Director and Pyramid's Practice Leader for Regulation & Policy. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110913/SF67580LOGO-a) "Bridging the ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    The first-ever nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) will occur on November 9, 2011, at 2 p.m. Eastern Standard Time/11 a.m. Pacific Standard Time. The test will last approximately three minutes and is being conducted jointly by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), and the National Weather Service. The Emergency Alert System is designed to transmit, via TV and radio, emergency alerts and warnings regarding weather threats, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Digital Power Corporation (DPW) today announced its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2011. The company reported revenue of $3,024,000 for the third quarter of 2011, a decrease of 5% over $3,186,000 for the same quarter in 2010. Operating profit for the third quarter of 2011 was $474,000, compared to an operating profit of $382,000 for the same quarter in 2010. Net income for the third quarter of 2011 was $449,000 or $0.065 per diluted share, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    The Yale Global Health Leadership Institute announces a new partnership with Management Science for Health, as part of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded Leadership, Management and Governance Project. This five-year project will support health systems strengthening in developing countries around the world. "Investment in leadership and management are critical in helping our own and other countries establish efficient and effective health care systems," says Elizabeth Bradley, Ph.D., faculty director, Yale Global Health Leadership Institute. "This collaboration ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Economic activity in the non-manufacturing sector grew in October for the 23rd consecutive month, say the nation’s purchasing and supply executives in the latest Non-Manufacturing ISM Report On Business®. The report was issued today by Anthony Nieves, C.P.M., CFPM, chair of ... read more