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Monday, January 30, 2012

  • Posted at 9:54 AM
    PARIS, January 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) announces that its Skylogic affiliate has signed a distribution agreement with NordNet, [http://www.nordnet.com ] a subsidiary of France-Telecom-Orange, which enables France's leading alternative broadband supplier to add new impetus to its range of satellite Internet services. Using Skylogic's Tooway(TM) [http://www.tooway.com ] satellite broadband service, NordNet today launched Triple Play services in France delivering 10 Mbps download speeds for consumers and businesses. ... read more
  • Posted at 9:49 AM
    PROS® (NYSE: PRO), a world leader in pricing and revenue management software, today announced its participation in the Microsoft Global Energy Forum scheduled for Jan. 31, 2012, at Houston’s Westin Galleria Hotel. The company plans to provide demonstrations of how PROS solutions on Microsoft platforms help ... read more
  • Posted at 9:48 AM
    Chembio Diagnostics, Inc. (OTC.PK: CEMI and OTC.QB: CEMI), which develops, manufactures, markets and licenses point-of-care diagnostic tests, today announced that Lawrence A. Siebert, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at RetailInvestorConferences.com. DATE: February 2, 2012 TIME: 4:00 PM EST LINK: www.retailinvestorconferences.com > Click the red "register/ watch event now" button. This will be a live, interactive online event where investors ... read more
  • Posted at 9:43 AM
    Cyalume Technologies Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: CYLU), today announced that Aimee Gordon, Investor Relations Manager, will present at RetailInvestorConferences.com. DATE: February 2, 2012 TIME: 11:00 AM EST LINK: www.retailinvestorconferences.com > Click the red "register/ watch event now" button. This will be a live, interactive online event where investors are invited to ask the company questions in real-time - both in the presentation hall as well as the company's "virtual trade booth." If attendees are not able to join the ... read more
  • Posted at 9:43 AM
    Today, Erivedge (vismodegib) was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat adult patients with basal cell carcinoma, the most common type of skin cancer. The drug is intended for use in patients with locally advanced basal cell cancer who are not candidates for surgery or radiation and for patients whose cancer has spread to other parts of the body (metastatic). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090824/FDALOGO) Erivedge, reviewed under the agency's priority review program, is the first FDA-approved drug for metastatic basal ... read more
  • NASA Releases First Multi-Player Facebook Game --- WASHINGTON, Jan. 30, 2012
    Posted at 9:43 AM
    NASA has launched its first multi-player online game to test players' knowledge of the space program. Who was the first American to walk in space? Who launched the first liquid-fueled rocket? These are only a few of the questions players can answer in Space Race Blastoff. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO ) Available on Facebook, Space Race Blastoff tests players' knowledge of NASA history, technology, science and pop culture. Players who correctly answer questions earn virtual badges depicting NASA astronauts, spacecraft and celestial objects. Players ... read more
  • Posted at 9:42 AM
    ORBIT Communication Ltd., a subsidiary of Orbit Technologies Ltd. (TASE: ORBI), a Satellite Communications, Tracking and Telemetry, and Communications Management Systems provider, today announced that it has been selected by STEC.COM LLC, a Russian space company, to supply a commercial ground station solution to support dual ... read more
  • Posted at 9:36 AM
    XCOR Aerospace and the Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) announce the final week to register and become eligible to win a suborbital research flight on XCOR's Lynx I vehicle at the Next Generation Suborbital Researchers Conference (NSRC-2012) in Palo Alto, CA on February 27-29. The deadline for early conference registration and for entering the drawing is the 10th of February at nsrc.swri.org. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120130/LA43919) "We don't want the researcher, educator or student attending NSRC-2012 to register late and miss this great ... read more
  • Posted at 9:34 AM
    Patients undergoing robotic prostatectomy surgery for the treatment of prostate cancer are more optimistic than those who choose traditional surgery for the removal of their cancerous prostate, according to new research published in The Journal of Urology. Most robotic surgery patients surveyed anticipated shorter hospital stays and faster return to physical pursuits, including sexual activity. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120130/NY43500 ) Dr. Samadi, Vice Chairman, Department of Urology, and Chief of Robotics and Minimally Invasive Surgery at The Mount Sinai Medical Center, is ... read more
  • Posted at 9:30 AM
    Newtek Business Services, NASDAQ: NEWT, The Small Business Authority, announced today the next live radio broadcast regarding state of the art tips for your business from "The Small Business Authority Studio" at 77WABC Radio in New York. National listeners can also tune in at www.wabcradio.com and click listen live. The program, The Small Business Authority Hour, will be broadcast on Saturday, February 4, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. EST. The two-hour special is dedicated to independent business owners with ... read more
  • Posted at 9:30 AM
    PBS Biotech®, Inc., the leading supplier of novel single-use bioreactors for the biopharmaceutical industry, announced today that Robert F. Baltera, Jr., former CEO of Amira Pharmaceuticals, has joined its Advisory Board. “Bob is a seasoned executive with a wealth ... read more
  • Posted at 9:26 AM
    TELADATA, a leading consulting firm specializing in IT infrastructure design, planning and project management, today announced that its 2012 Technology Convergence Conference (TCC) will feature an ending keynote panel discussion providing perspectives into the next decade of technological and social ... read more
  • Posted at 9:20 AM
    Booth #320, NADA 2012 Convention & Expo -- Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (www.automate.com) today launched Guard/Mate, the industry's first data protection service for auto dealerships. In response to the growing concerns of many auto dealers about third-party vendors' access to dealership data, Auto/Mate is taking a proactive approach to help dealers manage vendor access. "Everyone in the industry agrees that dealers own their data and should have the right to grant access to any company they choose and that the DMS vendor ... read more
  • Posted at 9:17 AM
    SumTotal® Systems, Inc., the innovator in Strategic Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions, announced today that Arvin Sango, Inc. (ASI), a large manufacturer of automotive components, selected SumTotal as its choice vendor for advanced Learning Management to better deliver and measure ... read more
  • Posted at 9:15 AM
    Leading attorneys from across the nation will speak on the technology topics that are changing the legal profession during ABA TECHSHOW, March 29-31, 2012, at the Hilton Chicago. ABA TECHSHOW is a legal technology Conference and Exposition from the America Bar Association (ABA) that educates attorneys on how technology is changing the practice of law and how attorneys can adapt to these changes to ensure the future of their careers. The Conference is presented by the ABA Law ... read more
  • Posted at 9:15 AM
    Aimed at exciting and informing Arizonans of all ages about how science, technology and innovation will drive the state well into the next century, the Arizona Technology Council Foundation in partnership with Arizona State University and Arizona Science Center today announced the First Annual Arizona SciTech Festival is now underway. Under the theme The Next 100 Years, Arizonans will have the opportunity to participate in a series of events taking place across the state over six weeks centered during February, ... read more
  • Posted at 9:11 AM
    Genentech, a member of the Roche Group (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY), today announced that ErivedgeTM (vismodegib) capsule was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of adults with a type of skin cancer, called basal cell carcinoma (BCC), that has ... read more
  • Posted at 9:10 AM
    The Pennsylvania Justice Network, or JNET, will receive grant funding from the National Governors Association to develop policies and standards to enhance information sharing within the justice system. JNET is an integrated portal that provides authorized users with access to public safety and criminal justice information from numerous federal, state and local sources. More than 39,000 local, county, state and federal law enforcement and criminal justice professionals use JNET to conduct secure investigations. "Over the past decade, the Pennsylvania ... read more
  • Posted at 9:10 AM
    Network Instruments, a worldwide leader in network and application performance monitoring, today announced that its Observer performance management platform now provides in-depth tracking and analysis of Internet Protocol television (IPTV) video applications. Further, features have been added to facilitate the sharing of Observer data and analysis between IT teams, provide in-depth NFS transaction monitoring, and enhance GigaStor's security investigation capabilities. IPTVThe Observer platform now fully supports the monitoring of multicast and unicast IPTV video streams in the context of overall network ... read more
  • Posted at 9:07 AM
    DALLAS, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 01/30/12 -- T-System, Inc. today introduced the new T-System Performance™ solution, Care Continuity, a web-based tool that will promote hospital-physician alignment and higher care quality by actively managing patient care transitions and providing an automated way to send and receive patient referrals. The T-System Performance™ Care Continuity solution allows hospitals to invite any physician to connect with them online. Participating doctors can receive real-time alerts whenever their patients register in the emergency department ... read more