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Monday, January 30, 2012

  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) today announced Guilherme de Paula from Pancreum, LLC as the Bluetooth Innovator of the Year for 2011. Pancreum’s CoreMD design was selected by an expert panel based on the most innovative use of Bluetooth low energy technology and the company ... read more
  • Posted at 10:55 AM
    Greatbatch, Inc. (NYSE: GB), today announced that Mr. Thomas J. Hook, President and CEO will participate in the 2012 Canaccord Genuity Musculoskeletal Conference in San Francisco, California on Tuesday, February 7, 2012, at 1:40 p.m. Pacific Time (4:40 Eastern Time). ... read more
  • Posted at 10:50 AM
    The number of sales tax rate changes across the U.S. showed modest decline in 2011, as did the combined average sales tax rate, this according to annual Sales Tax Rate Report from Vertex Inc., the leading provider of corporate enterprise tax solutions. ... read more
  • Bang & Olufsen Offers Facebook Users a Creative, Design Contest --- STRUER, Denmark and ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill., Jan. 30, 2012
    Posted at 10:44 AM
    Bang & Olufsen, the world's leading provider of exclusive, high quality audio and video products, has announced a consumer design competition via its facebook fan page, www.bang-olufsen.dk/facebook, where anyone can design new speaker covers for its widely popular BeoSound 8 iPad/iPhone/iPod docking station. The contest began last week and will continue until March 18. Twelve finalists will be selected by public vote and the final winner will be chosen by Bang & Olufsen executives. The winning design will be manufactured ... read more
  • Posted at 10:41 AM
    Pepcom's MobileFocus® Global returns to Barcelona at the Mobile World Congress® tradeshow with dozens of the world's leading technology companies set to demo their latest mobile products. Hundreds of international press and analysts are expected to attend the masquerade-themed event, which is the largest press gathering at the show. "MobileFocus Global is filling up quickly, but we still have room for a few more exhibitors," said Jon Pepper, a founding partner at Pepcom Inc. "This is our fourth year hosting MobileFocus ... read more
  • Posted at 10:38 AM
    Building on its mission to support and engage its communities, Patch, AOL’s platform of over 850 hyperlocal news, information and engagement sites, has aligned with NETS Basketball to give an assist to fans by bringing exclusive offers tied to the team’s 35th and final season in ... read more
  • Posted at 10:34 AM
    Paybefore has chosen Mocapay as a 2012 Paybefore Awards winner in the Best Virtual, Digital or Mobile Prepaid Application category. Paybefore Awards, now in its sixth year, is the most prestigious recognition of excellence in the worldwide prepaid and stored ... read more
  • Posted at 10:32 AM
    OAK BROOK, IL -- (Marketwire) -- 01/30/12 -- On May 22, 2011, St. John's Regional Medical Center was devastated by an EF5 tornado when it tore through Joplin, Missouri. Despite the odds, the hospital continued to provide care and save patients' lives because its staff had successfully tested and implemented effective emergency preparedness and disaster management plans. This spring, Dennis Manley, the director of quality and risk management at St. John's Regional Medical Center in Joplin, Missouri, will ... read more
  • Posted at 10:30 AM
    MILPITAS, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/30/12 -- Aryaka (www.aryaka.com), provider of the world's first cloud-based WAN optimization and application acceleration solution, will be speaking on multiple panels during TMC's ITEXPO East conference Feb. 1-3, 2012 at the Miami Beach Convention Center in Miami, Florida. ITEXPO is a one of the world's largest B2B communications events attended annually by more than 7,000 IT professionals. Prior to the ITEXPO event, TMC named Aryaka a winner of the Cloud Computing Excellence ... read more
  • Posted at 10:26 AM
    Midwest health care companies attracted $810 Million in new investments across 178 companies in 2011 according to the BioEnterprise Midwest Health Care Venture Investment Report. The total dollars attracted is up by ten percent from 2010; however it remains below the peak year of 2007. Minnesota ($223 million), Ohio ($178 million), and Missouri ($169 million) led Midwestern states in attracting investment dollars; Minneapolis, Cleveland, and St. Louis were the leaders among Midwest regions. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101028/DC90488LOGO) "As in other regions of ... read more
  • Posted at 10:14 AM
    Anritsu Company introduces at DesignCon 2012 28G/32G multi-channel modules for its MP1800A Signal Quality Analyzer (SQA) BERT system that bring unprecedented performance and analysis to engineers designing, developing and evaluating high-speed interconnect interfaces up to 32 Gbit/s. Featuring the ability to synchronize up to 12 Pulse Pattern Generators (PPGs) in a single mainframe, along with best-in-class intrinsic jitter and excellent input sensitivity, the MP1800A is well suited for DP-QPSK 100G long haul applications where four synchronized PPGs with precise skew ... read more
  • Posted at 10:12 AM
    Cbeyond (NASDAQ: CBEY), a leading provider of IT and communications services to small and medium sized businesses, today announced it will present at ITEXPO East 2012, held January 31 – February 3, 2012, at the Miami Beach Convention Center. Cbeyond will be speaking on a variety of ... read more
  • Posted at 10:08 AM
    Getloaded, an internet-based logistics load board company, is living up to its reputation as the easiest-to-use system with a new interface that integrates customers’ systems directly into the Getloaded network. Users no longer have to manually log in to the Getloaded website to post or ... read more
  • Posted at 10:03 AM
    VINE® (Victim Information and Notification Everyday) -- the flagship service provided by Appriss -- delivered more than 25 million notifications in 2011, the most ever in a single year. VINE tracks more than two million offenders, or 90 percent of the nation's jail and prison population. VINE allows crime victims and other concerned citizens to learn the custody status of an offender, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, by telephone, text, email or online. Victims also can register ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    HealthEdge®, provider of the only modern, enterprise-class software platform for healthcare payors, today announced that the WEA Trust, a Wisconsin-based not-for-profit group health insurance company, selected its HealthRules® software platform to automate and streamline their business, while eliminating costly manual ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    Infotrieve, Inc. (www.infotrieve.com), the global leader in e-content business service solutions, today announced a new release of its cloud-based Mobile Library™, updated with an improved search function,additional features for Personal & Shared Libraries and general user interface enhancements. This new release also ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    Zendesk, the proven cloud-based help desk software provider, today announced that it is offering its Zendesk Starter Plan free of charge to anyone who donates $20 to the UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital. Annual Starter subscriptions will renew with annual $20 donations. Previously a Zendesk Starter subscription would have cost up to $324 per year. This announcement was made in conjunction with the availability of Zendesk on the Google Chrome Web Store. "Our goal is to make great customer service software ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    Symmetricom®, Inc. (Nasdaq: SYMM), a worldwide leader in precision time and frequency technologies, today announced that Justin Spencer, Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Stifel Nicolaus Technology & Telecom Conference on Tuesday, February 7, 2012. The presentation is scheduled to begin at 10:20 a.m. Pacific Time at The St. Regis Monarch Beach in Dana Point, CA. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110829/AQ59077LOGO) The presentation will be webcast and will be available on the Investor Relations section of the company's website at http://www.symmetricom.com. About ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    Pepsi MAX, the official soft drink of the NFL, today announced that it will debut a new 30-second spot during the Super Bowl and be part of multiple activities during Super Bowl week in Indianapolis. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120130/NY43413 ) The Pepsi MAX commercial entitled "Check-Out" is the newest edition to the brand's playful Cola Wars campaign. The spot depicts a competitor's deliveryman attempting to discreetly purchase a bottle of Pepsi MAX at the supermarket when he unexpectedly becomes the grand prize winner ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    Millennials – currently in their mid-teens to mid-30s – will have more spending power than any other generation by 2017. According to Talking to Strangers, a new study released today by Bazaarvoice in partnership with The Center for Generational Kinetics and Kelton Research, Millennials shop in ... read more