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Tuesday, July 12, 2011

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    SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/12/11 -- Yammer Inc., the leader in enterprise social networking, today announced its mobile application for Windows Phone. Built from the ground up, the new Yammer application delivers advanced enterprise social networking capabilities to mobile workers worldwide. Mobile access is a critical component of Yammer's enterprise social networking solution, and an application for Windows Mobile has been available to users since 2009. This release is a major enhancement to the previous application and ... read more
  • UBM TechWeb Launches BYTE --- SAN FRANCISCO, July 12, 2011
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    BYTE launched this week to fuel the demand for unbiased, deep editorial coverage of disruptive consumer technologies and applications that IT and business professionals are evaluating and adopting for businesses. In its new online format, BYTE, one of the technology industry's most revered brands, is dedicated to the application of consumer technology to everyday business challenges. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110712/SF33372LOGO) BYTE's editorial coverage, developed for professional business and technology decision makers, is led by Gina Smith - industry renowned author, journalist and network ... read more
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    StumbleUpon, the leading way to discover personalized Web and mobile content, today announced a major update to its Apple iPad application. With the revamped StumbleUpon iPad App, users can explore articles, videos, photos and more across hundreds of interest categories and easily share with anyone, wherever they are. The new features of the app include a visually rich interface, easy-to-use swipe navigation and a simplified way to share favorites with friends. "With the StumbleUpon iPad App you can discover great ... read more
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    The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $15.8 million contract modification for continued engineering, technical services, concept studies and design in support of the Common Missile Compartment under development for the United Kingdom's Successor ballistic-missile submarine and the U.S. Ohio replacement submarine. Electric Boat is a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD). The award modifies a $76 million contract announced in December 2008 for engineering, technical services, concept studies and design of a Common Missile Compartment ... read more
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    The latest release in Acromag's new ST130 series of low-cost, temperature transmitters is the Model ST133, an isolated thermocouple/millivolt signal conditioner. This high-performance version of the economy-level ST132 also converts sensor input signals from eight thermocouple types or a plus or minus 100mV range and outputs a proportional 4-20mA process control signal. However, the addition of 1500V isolation between the input and output circuit shields equipment from high-voltage surges and transient signals. The isolation also breaks up ground loops and ... read more
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    Part of agency's efforts to promote development of personalized medicines and diagnostics SILVER SPRING, Md., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today issued a new draft guidance to facilitate the development and review of companion diagnostics - tests used to help health care professionals determine whether a patient with a particular disease or condition should receive a particular drug therapy or how much of the drug to give. The draft document is intended to provide companies with ... read more
  • Gogo Soars to Unexplored Heights --- ITASCA, Ill., July 6, 2011
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    Beginning at 11:00am CDT on Thursday, July 14th Gogo®, the world's leading provider of in-flight connectivity, will be hosting a 30 minute vodcast to unveil the pending evolution of the company from Internet connectivity at 30,000 feet to an in-air multimedia platform. This vodcast will give participants specific information about the new direction of the company, including: -- Details of the first brand partners for the in-air multimedia platform -- New company name ... read more
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    Video advertising networks, media serving platforms, auctions and exchanges are on track to achieve $1.4 billion in CPM share, transaction and fee-based revenue in 2011, a 67.5% annual rate of growth, according to a sector analytics report produced by AccuStream Research. The report, Video Advertising Networks, Serving Platforms and Exchanges 2007 - 2014: Inventory, Gross Media Spend and Net Revenue Analysis, is a comprehensive segment-by-segment appraisal of inventory formats delivered, represented, sold, served and mediated by each platform provider, or cleared ... read more
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    PwC US announces it will be the Ruby Sponsor and host of the 2nd annual UP 2011 Cloud Computing Conference to be held at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA on December 5-6, 2011. This event will feature the Cloud Computing Awards, which recognize innovation and distinction among disruptive and next generation cloud computing companies. The UP 2011 Cloud Conference and Cloud Awards are expected to attract both established and emerging technology business leaders and executives ... read more
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    With the dramatic increase in both quantity and accessibility of mobile applications, businesses are struggling to find relevant and meaningful solutions. As an innovative and service-focused company, Sprint (NYSE: S) has partnered with leading solutions providers to deliver the Sprint Biz App Marketplace. Available at http://marketplace.sprint.com, ... read more
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    bswift, a leader in software and services for employee benefits administration, announced today it was chosen as one of Chicago’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For by the National Association for Business Resources (NABR) for the second year in a row. ... read more
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    SoftServe Inc., a leading global provider of proven high quality software development, testing and consulting services, proudly announces that the company has once again been included in the 2011 Global Services 100 list for the fifth year in succession. ... read more
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    Delta Design Inc., a Cohu Inc. (NASDAQ:COHU) subsidiary and a leader in test handling equipment and thermal control systems, announced today the introduction of its new T-Core thermal control product line for testing of power dissipative devices such as graphic chips and CPU’s. ... read more
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    PowerNet Global, veteran of the telecommunications industry for nearly two decades and well known for strong business ethics, integrity, and reliability, today unveiled a new high-speed Internet service for business customers in greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. ... read more
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    Rasco GmbH, a Cohu Inc. (NASDAQ: COHU) subsidiary and a leader in test handling equipment and MEMS testing, announced today the introduction of two new advanced MEMS products, the Pressure Test Unit (PTU) and the Acoustic Test Unit (ATU). ... read more
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    Vocera Communications, Inc. today announced the appointment of John McMullen to its Board of Directors. Mr. McMullen, senior vice president and treasurer at HP, will serve as the Chairman of the Audit Committee. “We are honored to have John join the Vocera Board of Directors,” ... read more
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    The Global Semiconductor Alliance (GSA), the voice of the global semiconductor industry, announces its inaugural GSA Semiconductor Ecosystem Summit, taking place on October 6, 2011 at the Santa Clara Convention Center. The one-day program will feature three sessions – Outlook, Memory & Supply-Chain Partnership ... read more
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    As organizations face increasingly complex regulations coupled with tighter budget and resource restrictions, they continue to struggle with legacy provisioning solutions that are too difficult and too expensive to address evolving requirements. As a result, many companies are starting to rethink how they approach provisioning. To ... read more
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    CopperEgg, Corp., the real-time analytics company, today announced $2 million in Series A funding and the launch of RevealCloud™, a SaaS-based performance monitoring solution that helps companies accelerate the delivery of applications and services across public and private clouds. RevealCloud ... read more
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    MWW Group (www.mww.com), one of the top ten global independent public relations firms, announced today that it has been selected as agency of record for Discovery Bay Games (www.discoverybaygames.com), a leading manufacturer of games, apps, and accessories for Apple's iPad. As agency of record, MWW Group will craft an integrated communications program to establish Discovery Bay Games as the market leader in tablet game and activity accessories. Discovery Bay Games stands apart from its competitors largely due to its development ... read more