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Wednesday, November 14, 2012

  • Posted at 12:15 PM
    Cricket Communications, Inc. today announced the availability of its second 4G LTE smartphone, Samsung Galaxy S(®) III (R530). Cricket's Samsung Galaxy S III smartphone with its brilliant 4.8 inch display, and no contract, unlimited data, talk and text plans from $50 per month would make a stunning gift for the holidays. Find yours at Cricket company-owned stores, dealers and at by November 23, 2012 for $549.99 (MSRP). (Logo: "The Samsung Galaxy S III is a revolutionary 4G ... read more
  • Esri Supports Development of UCSB Ocean Use Application --- REDLANDS, Calif., Nov. 14, 2012
    Posted at 12:15 PM
    The University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), has now officially launched SeaSketch, an ocean planning tool supported by Esri, the world leader in GIS. Conservationists, planners, and ocean resource managers will use the GIS application and Esri's ArcGIS Online to plan sustainable ocean use management. (Logo: "Helping people make better decisions in the environmental space is extremely important to me," said Jack Dangermond, president, Esri. "Our support of the UCSB SeaSketch project is a component of the Esri Ocean GIS ... read more
  • Posted at 12:14 PM
    Leap Wireless International, Inc. (NASDAQ: LEAP), today announced the launch of 4G LTE service in Philadelphia and Phoenix, and in Houston, San Antonio, Austin, Laredo, Corpus Christi and Brownsville-McAllen-Harlingen, Texas. The Company also announced the introduction of its first two 4G LTE smartphones, the LG Optimus Regard and the Samsung Galaxy S III, along with LTE smartphone plans featuring a limited-time offer of double data allowances. (Logo: Today's announcement completes the first phase of the Company's introduction of 4G ... read more
  • Don Nash Named EP Of "Today" --- NEW YORK, Nov. 14, 2012
    Posted at 12:11 PM
    Veteran "Today" show Senior Broadcast Producer Don Nash has been promoted to Executive Producer of the iconic morning show. The announcement was made today by Steve Capus, President, NBC News. Effective December 1, Nash succeeds former "Today" Executive Producer Jim Bell who has been appointed Executive Producer of NBCUniversal's Olympic Coverage. As Executive Producer, Nash will be responsible for all four hours of "Today" program content and will lead the broadcast's management team and program staff. Nash will report to Alexandra Wallace, ... read more
  • Posted at 12:11 PM
    Bloomberg today unveiled a significant redesign to its flagship Bloomberg iPad app. The app, which first launched along with the iPad itself, has been completely re-imagined to provide business executives instant access to the business news and market information that is most relevant ... read more
  • Posted at 12:08 PM
    Bayer has spent about $750 million to settle 3,490 lawsuits, half of the cases lodged by Yasmin(TM) and YAZ(TM) oral contraceptives plaintiffs suffering from deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary embolism, according to the company's third quarter stockholder report. But settling the Yasmin(TM) and YAZ(TM) lawsuits is far from over. An estimated 3,800 more suits alleging deep vein thrombosis or pulmonary embolisms remain to be settled, which may bring the total cost of the litigation up to $1.5 billion. And Bayer ... read more
  • Posted at 12:06 PM
    Paralyzed Veterans of America has announced that it will expand its veteran employment program – PAVE (Paving Access for Veterans Employment), through the creation of a PAVE Employment Leadership Council. Thanks to the support of the Leadership Council’s founding members, ... read more
  • Posted at 12:06 PM
    TeleSpace LLC, a transformative provider of Cloud based business collaboration solutions, announces the launch of its flagship TeleSpace Vio Enterprise portfolio of Cloud Services supporting all forms of business communications and enterprise collaboration solutions for customers in North America. ... read more
  • Posted at 12:05 PM
    Skybox Security, the leader in proactive security risk management solutions, today announced the North America results of a survey that provides insight into the priorities and challenges that organizations face adopting and migrating to next-generation firewall (NGFW) technology. The Skybox ... read more
  • Posted at 12:01 PM
    eASIC Corporation, a provider of NEW ASICs, today announced that it is rated the third fastest growing semiconductor company on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. eASIC grew 980 ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    Two military aircraft produced by Boeing [NYSE: BA] - the F-15E Eagle and the F/A-18E Super Hornet - now are equipped to train in an environment that puts them at odds against real aircraft and computer-generated enemy threats at the same time. Under a $6.3 million, three-year contract with the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory, Boeing is developing these simulation capabilities for both the U.S. Air Force F-15E and the U.S. Navy F/A-18E/F. Under the current contract, the pilot project will ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    nCircle, the leader in information risk and security performance management solutions, today announced the results of a survey of 127 attendees of the Cloud Expo West conference in Santa Clara, California. Survey findings include: ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/14/12 -- En Pointe Technologies, a leading solutions provider of IT products and services, today launched a Facebook contest, in coordination with the business launch of the Intel Ultrabook™, that will allow participants to submit photos of their "most interesting workspace" for the chance to win an Ultrabook or other prizes. Sponsored by Intel, the contest will be hosted on En Pointe's Facebook page. Those who work in the IT field are encouraged ... read more
  • Posted at 11:59 AM
    Pressure BioSciences, Inc. (OTCQB: PBIO) ("PBI" and the "Company") today announced that the Company will host a teleconference to discuss its Third Quarter 2012 financial results and to provide a business update. Anyone interested may listen to the teleconference either by telephone or through a live web-cast. The teleconference and web-cast information is provided below: Date: Thursday, November 15, 2012Time: 4:15 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST) To attend this teleconference via web-cast, please go to the Company's website: ... read more
  • Posted at 11:58 AM
    SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/14/12 -- Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. ( (NASDAQ: UBNT), a next-generation communications technology company, today announced that it ranked 70 on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. In the past year Ubiquiti added three new platforms, establishing six successful platforms total for the company: airFiber™, a revolutionary outdoor wireless backhaul radio platform; mFi™, a revolutionary machine-to-machine communications technology platform; ... read more
  • Posted at 11:57 AM
    BackOffice Associates, LLC, a worldwide leader in data migration and information governance solutions, with a concentration on enhancing ERP data quality, today announced that it will be a sponsor of CIO Dialogue 6. The exclusive networking event will take place ... read more
  • Posted at 11:56 AM
    UBM Tech's InformationWeek Reports, a service provider for peer-based IT research and analysis, announced the release of its latest research report. Rising Spending, Stagnant Strategies encompasses analysis of results from InformationWeek's recent 2013 IT Budget Survey and guides readers in overcoming new budget challenges. More than 350 business technology professionals, all involved in approving, defining, managing or providing input into their organization's IT budgets, responded to this poll. (Photo: ) Research Summary: Many IT teams are getting budgetary pressure from multiple sides: ... read more
  • Amarantus BioSciences Secures $1.1 Million in Financing --- SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 14, 2012
    Posted at 11:53 AM
    Amarantus BioSciences, Inc. (OTCQB: AMBS), a biotechnology company developing new treatments and diagnostics for Parkinson's disease and Traumatic Brain Injury centered on its proprietary anti-apoptosis therapeutic protein MANF, today announced it has secured over $1.1 million in funding through two separate transactions. Proceeds will be used to provide funding for the Company's lead asset, Mesencephalic-Astrocyte-derived Neurotrophic Factor ("MANF"), reconcile certain of Amarantus' outstanding payables, and for general working capital. "Amarantus is at a pivotal stage in our corporate ... read more
  • Posted at 11:52 AM
    The Global Down Syndrome Foundation and the National Down Syndrome Congress announced the English and Spanish publication of the first Down Syndrome Prenatal Testing Pamphlet. The hallmark pamphlet will be distributed electronically and in print format nationally through medical professionals ... read more
  • Posted at 11:50 AM
    moTwin, an innovative mobile application development platform (MADP) provider specializing in the development of context-aware applications for mobile devices, today announced the launch of its new partner-friendly program and a partnership agreement with a leading mobile development player in the U.S., Droisys Inc. ... read more