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Friday, July 8, 2011

  • Posted at 2:13 PM
    Fitch Ratings published its 'Technology Quarterly' report today. This 100-page report provides a summary of operating performance, credit metrics, and liquidity positions of U.S. technology companies, as well as sub-sector overviews for semiconductors, IT Distributors, Hardware, Software, IT Services and EMS. ... read more
  • Posted at 2:08 PM
    Berkery Noyes, (http://www.berkerynoyes.com) the leading independent investment bank specializing in the information content and technology industries, today released its Half Year Mergers and Acquisitions Trends Report for the Information Industry. The report analyzes merger and acquisition activity in the segment across the first half of 2011 and compares it with activity for the four previous sixth-month periods from 2009-2010. The Information Industry, which Berkery Noyes defines as all media, software, and online companies, continued its strong recovery into the first half of ... read more
  • Posted at 2:06 PM
    Following a year of unprecedented growth, ECOT, Ohio’s largest and oldest online school, will add more than 100 statewide jobs – including 75 new teaching jobs – for the beginning of the 2011-2012 school year. To attract statewide candidates, the school will hold its first ... read more
  • Posted at 2:05 PM
    Insight Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ:NSIT) (the “Company”) today announced that Robert F. Woods has resigned from its Board of Directors to focus on his responsibilities as Chief Financial Officer of SunGard Data Systems Inc. Insight's Chairman of the Board of ... read more
  • Posted at 2:00 PM
    RegenoCELL Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCBB: RCLL) , a leader in adult stem cell therapy, is pleased to announce the opening of another state of the art facility in Greece for patients to be treated for congestive heart failure and peripheral artery disease with its autologous stem cell therapy. The Company's treatment for congestive heart failure is administered at the Metropolitan Hospital in Athens, which is part of the PERSEUS Heath Care Group. Greece is a convenient location for patients living ... read more
  • Posted at 1:59 PM
    SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/08/11 -- Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) today announced that it has been notified of an unsolicited "mini-tender" offer by TRC Capital Corporation to purchase up to three million shares, or less than 0.563 percent, of outstanding Juniper Networks common stock at a price of $28.25 per share in cash. TRC's offer price is approximately 4.33 percent less than the $29.53 closing price of Juniper Networks common stock on June 22, 2011, the day before ... read more
  • Microsoft Announces Quarterly Earnings Release Date --- REDMOND, Wash., July 8, 2011
    Posted at 1:52 PM
    Microsoft Corp. will publish fiscal year 2011 fourth-quarter financial results after the close of the market on Thursday July 21, 2011 on the Microsoft Investor Relations Web site at http://www.microsoft.com/investor. The release will not be distributed via newswire. The company will host a live webcast of the earnings conference call at 2:30 p.m. Pacific Time, which will be available on the Microsoft Investor Relations Web site at http://www.microsoft.com/investor. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20000822/MSFTLOGO) Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) is the worldwide ... read more
  • Posted at 1:41 PM
    The Second Amendment Foundation has filed a motion for summary judgment in its lawsuit challenging a statute in Massachusetts that denies legal resident aliens the licenses required to possess a handgun in the home for self-defense, or purchase any kind of firearm. The case is known as Fletcher v. Haas. It was filed in April in U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts. Joining SAF in this lawsuit are Commonwealth Second Amendment, a Massachusetts grassroots organization, and two British citizens, ... read more
  • Posted at 1:37 PM
    SILVER SPRING, Md., July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Boostrix vaccine to prevent tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis (whooping cough) in people ages 65 and older. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090824/FDALOGO) Currently, there are vaccines approved for the prevention of tetanus and diphtheria that can be used in adults 65 and older. Boostrix, which is given as a single-dose booster shot, is the first vaccine approved to prevent all three diseases in older people. Tetanus can cause paralysis ... read more
  • Posted at 1:34 PM
    Mortgage technology provider SharperLending LLC has enhanced its Appraisal Firewall product to offer automated ordering and delivery of commercial property appraisals to lenders. Appraisal Firewall is a secure, cost-effective technology solution for lenders to order appraisals and work with their trusted local appraisers to increase the ... read more
  • Posted at 1:30 PM
    Roper Industries, Inc. (NYSE: ROP) announced that its financial results for the second quarter of 2011, ended June 30, 2011, will be released before the market opens on Monday, July 25, 2011. A conference call to discuss these results has been scheduled for 8:30 AM ET on Monday, July 25, 2011. The call can be accessed via webcast or by dialing +1 888-811-5445 (US/Canada) or +1 913-312-0407, using confirmation code 2494055. Webcast information and conference call materials ... read more
  • Posted at 1:25 PM
    International Baccalaureate, a non-profit educational organization, will host its 2011 Conference of the Americas on July 21-24 at the Marriott San Antonio Rivercenter. The Conference of the Americas is a unique professional development experience that brings together school directors, coordinators, teachers, district and school board officials, and university and government representatives. The focus of this year's conference is "Service in Action," featuring dialogue on aspects of how to make a positive impact through community and service. Conference to Feature International ... read more
  • Posted at 1:18 PM
    Maxthon (www.maxthon.com), a global software and web services company, today expands the already-rich capabilities of Maxthon Mobile with the release of Maxthon Mobile 2.2. This new version of Maxthon Mobile includes a new add-on architecture that will allow users and Android developers 1000s of new ways to add to Maxthon Mobile's powerful experience. The new release highlights the expanded add-ons program with three new features: (1) an easy-to-use mobile screenshot utility (2) SDK-based bookmark backups and (3) a ... read more
  • Posted at 1:15 PM
    Mobile communications company MTS (NYSE: MBT), the leading telecommunications provider in Russia and the CIS, has turned to Teradata Corporation (NYSE: TDC), the world's largest company focused on big data analysis, data warehousing, and integrated marketing management, to make its customer retention efforts more effective and more profitable. Transactional social network analysis and rapid outreach are now a competitive advantage for MTS as the mobile operator improves customer retention in the highly competitive Russian mobile telecommunications market. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090909/TERADATALOGO ) "The ... read more
  • Posted at 1:12 PM
    Privately held, GeoCommerce, Inc., an enterprising provider in commerce technology, announced today it is in the process of consummating strategic relationships to ensure their footing in the future of Consumer Identification and Authentication. With the Daily Deals bubble expanding ... read more
  • Posted at 1:05 PM
    RadiSys® Corporation (NASDAQ:RSYS), a leading provider of innovative hardware and software platforms for next generation IP-based wireless, wireline and video networks, announced today that it closed the acquisition of Continuous Computing Corporation. The Company previously announced that it had entered into a definitive agreement to ... read more
  • Posted at 1:02 PM
    Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-PA), Ranking Member on the subcommittee that oversees NASA funding, congratulated Administrator Charles F. Bolden Jr. for NASA's successful final launch today of the Space Shuttle Atlantis -- and pledged to work in Congress for the resources to support future NASA programs. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110323/DC70526LOGO) "Great job, great liftoff," Fattah told Bolden in a phone call shortly after Atlantis soared from the launch pad at Cape Canaveral, Florida on the final shuttle mission. "This is a proud day for ... read more
  • Posted at 1:00 PM
    InnerWorkings, Inc. (NASDAQ: INWK), a leading global provider of managed print and promotional solutions, will announce its second quarter 2011 results after financial markets close on Thursday, August 4, 2011. Eric D. Belcher, Chief Executive Officer, and Joseph M. Busky, Chief ... read more
  • Posted at 12:59 PM
    IceWarp is compatible with the upcoming Amazon tablet, the global provider of unified communications and collaboration solutions announced Friday. A rare exception in the UC space, IceWarp’s architecture is based on universal standards, doesn’t depend on any client and supports all ... read more
  • Posted at 12:54 PM
    Engineered Conductive Materials, LLC, a leading global supplier of conductive interconnect materials for photovoltaic applications, announces that Rich Wells will present "Cost Reduction with High Performance Conductive Adhesives for Cell Interconnects" during the Innovation Exchange at the upcoming Intersolar North America, scheduled to take place July 12-14, 2011 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA. With the escalation of silver prices, the cost of electrically-conductive adhesives (ECAs) for the solar industry has certainly been impacted. ECAs are integral as cell ... read more