NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 11/24/10 -- On Monday, November 22nd, the New York-based S.L.E. Lupus Foundation marked its 40th Anniversary with a glittering "Life Without Lupus" gala at Lincoln Center's Avery Fisher Hall. MSNBC Morning Joe hosts Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough emceed the benefit, which raised $2 million for lupus research and awareness.
Earlier that day, Tony winner and two time Emmy nominee Jane Krakowski pulled the lever to shine the Empire State Building lights orange ... read more
SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/24/10 -- Extreme Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXTR) today announced the results of its annual North American Channel Partner awards for 2010, following its annual partner event held at The Lodge at Torrey Pines resort in La Jolla, California.
The following partners were recognized in 2010 for their continued commitment and business performance:
Top Diamond Partner Revenue: Carousel Industries, Inc.
Top Platinum Partner Revenue: Excalibur Integrated Systems, Inc.
Top Gold Partner Revenue: Communications Innovators
Top ... read more
Ridge Numerics, Inc., the leader in upfront CFD software, today
announced that Parker Wright, CFdesign Application Team Leader focused
on AEC (Architectural Engineering and Construction), and Luke Mihelcic,
CFdesign Product Marketing Manager, will lecture classes during Autodesk
University Virtual ... read more
Traditionally, Public Relations has served as a limited marketing tool for generating brand awareness and reaching consumers. More recently, the reach and potential of Public Relations has greatly expanded through technologies such as Web sites, online social networks, information alerts and blogs. Meanwhile, traditional media sources continue to play an important role. While the explosion of Public Relations channels has created opportunity, it has also created a challenge: There are a myriad of media forms that can be used to ... read more
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) today announced a
specialized workshop on advancements in synthetic biology that will
highlight a new effort called the BIOFAB:
International Open Facility Advancing Biotechnology, which aims to
produce thousands of free, standardized DNA parts.
... read more
More than one million people worldwide have shown their love and support for Porsche on one of the world's most popular social networking websites. The official Porsche Facebook fan page reached a social media landmark this past week, when it welcomed its one-millionth fan on Monday, November 15.
(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101124/CL07586 )
Globally recognized, the Porsche Facebook fan page holds many interactive features for its members. Fans can view original images, stream video and read and discuss the latest news on ... read more
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® today announced
successful completion of the third “ATSC Mobile DTV PlugFest.” CEA
PlugFest is a technical event that allows participating companies to
test their devices with transmitter equipment that will be used to
broadcast Mobile DTV signals. PlugFest3 focused on promoting ... read more
MADISON, WI -- (Marketwire) -- 11/24/10 -- TomoTherapy Incorporated (NASDAQ: TOMO), maker of advanced radiation therapy solutions for the treatment of cancer and other diseases, today announced that President and CEO Fred Robertson, M.D., will participate in two upcoming investment community conferences.
On Tuesday, November 30, 2010, Dr. Robertson will present at the Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference at 3:00 p.m. EST. The conference will be held November 30 - December 1 at The New York Palace hotel in New ... read more
components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design
engineers as having the industry’s broadest
selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment,
today announced it is now stocking the industry’s first digital isolator
with an integrated transformer driver and PWM ... read more
FALLS CHURCH, VA -- (Marketwire) -- 11/24/10 -- The Workgroup for Electronic Data Interchange (WEDI) and Accredited Standards Committee X12 (ASC X12), today released two documents, "Companion Guide Principles - Guidelines and Conventions for the Development of Proprietary Companion Guides to supplement published ASC X12 Implementation Guides" and the associated "Standard Companion Guide Transaction Information Template."
The Principles Document clarifies the requirements for creating proprietary Companion Guides based on ASC X12's published implementation guides. The Companion Guide Template is ... read more
Blackmagic Design congratulates Company 3‘s Siggy Ferstl and Stefan
Sonnenfeld for scoring top honors at the fifth annual Hollywood Post
Alliance (HPA) Awards, held on November 11. Both artists created their
award winning projects using Blackmagic Design’s DaVinci Resolve
non-linear color correction system. Siggy won for ... read more
Webroot, the first
Internet security service company, today announced availability of Prevx 3.0
across leading US retailers. From today, PC users can purchase boxed versions
of Prevx 3.0 - powerful, cloud-based anti-malware technology from Webroot
subsidiary Prevx - at Amazon.com, Buy.com, Fry's Electronics and Fry's.com,
J&R, Micro Center, Newegg.com, PCmall.com and other leading retailers
nationwide. The award-winning Prevx 3.0 is a layered anti-malware solution
designed to boost PC protection by offering faster scanning, a super-light
footprint and full compatibility with all the popular anti-malware brands on
the market today. ... read more
Governor Edward G. Rendell today ordered all U.S. and Pennsylvania flags in the Capitol Complex and at commonwealth facilities in Berks County to be flown at half-staff in honor of U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sean M. Flannery, of Wyomissing.
Staff Sgt. Flannery, 29, was one of two soldiers killed Nov. 22 by an improvised explosive device, or IED, attack in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air ... read more
Chicago Tribune Media Group launches ChicagoShopping.com featuring advanced personalization technology powered by Next Jump. With ChicagoShopping.com, Chicagoans can enjoy fantastic value, flexibility and convenience with access to discounts on hundreds of offers from thousands of their favorite brands.
ChicagoShopping.com lets you personalize your shopping experience and stay informed of exclusive VIP shopping events. Instead of presenting thousands of options with no search customization, once you sign-in, ChicagoShopping.com will find the best deals for you that fit your needs ... read more
Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (NYSE: ATI) announced that L.
Patrick Hassey, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will speak at the
Credit Suisse 2010 Aerospace & Defense Conference in New York, NY on
December 2, 2010. Mr. Hassey’s remarks and presentation slides will be
available live at 11:00 ... read more
Pursuant to its previously announced tender offer and consent
solicitation, West Corporation received tenders and consents from the
holders of $502.35 million aggregate principal amount, or approximately
77.3%, of its outstanding 9.5% Senior Notes due 2014 (the “2014 Notes”)
by the expiration of the consent payment ... read more
Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA), a senior member of the House Appropriations Committee, issues the following statement:
"In this season of Thanksgiving - and on the heaviest travel day of the year - let us give thanks to the members of the Transportation Security Administration for the vital and excellent work that they do.
"We are a safer country thanks to the professionalism and vigilance of the TSA - hundreds of thousands of flights since 9/11 without terror-related harm. Even in the face ... read more
Mentor Capital, Inc. (Pink Sheets:MNTR) reports correlated gains across
the 10 trading companies of the Mentor Capital Cancer Immunotherapy
Index with the recent 6.6% one-day price appreciation of Index pioneer
and market leader, Dendreon (NASDAQ:DNDN). The Dendreon price
appreciation follows the Medicare Evidence Development & Coverage ... read more
Newly released FBI hate crime data provide conclusive evidence that there is no connection between a serious national debate about immigration policy and hate crimes committed against Hispanics, says the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR). For the third consecutive year, the number of Hispanics nationwide who fell victim to hate crimes decreased dramatically. In 2009, the FBI recorded 692 victims of anti-Hispanic hate crimes compared with 792 in 2008 and 830 in 2007. This decline is further ... read more
a division of Richardson Electronics, Ltd., announced today it will be
launching the world’s first DICOM®
3.14 calibrated laptop at the 96th annual RSNA Scientific
Assembly and Annual Meeting in Chicago, November 28 through December 3.
Canvys will be ... read more