During yesterday’s opening session of the 2011 iBIO
Institute President and CEO David Miller announced PROPEL’s
award of a $200,000 grant by the Searle Funds at The Chicago Community
Trust. PROPEL, a Center of the iBIO Institute, was awarded the grant in
... read more
Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:ERTS) today announced that MONOPOLY
Millionaires, the first free-to-play social gaming version of the
world’s favorite family game brand, is now available for play on
Facebook. Fans of MONOPOLY can connect with all their Facebook friends
and family around the world to experience ... read more
Garmin International Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN), the
global leader in satellite navigation, today announced that Robalo Boats
has selected Garmin to be the exclusive electronics supplier to outfit
their premier fleet of award-winning outboard powered fishing boats.
This new OEM relationship is ... read more
AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 02/16/11 -- Network administrators and IT infrastructure engineers spend a significant amount of time mapping out the connections to switches, tracing cables, identifying duplex mismatches, and investigating spanning tree issues. To help make tracking down users and switch ports quick, easy and reliable, SolarWinds® Inc. (NYSE: SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced the release of a new low-cost tool -- Switch Port Mapper.
To support the release ... read more
MedAptus®, the market leader for charge capture technologies, today announced that New England Baptist Hospital (NEBH) has selected the company's Professional Intelligent Charge Capture technology for its inpatient medicine providers. The NEBH hospitalist team, comprised of both physicians and nurse practitioners, will access MedAptus' Inpatient Edition via the web as well as iPhone® and BlackBerry® devices.
NEBH, located in Boston, offers nationally recognized expertise in orthopedic surgery, built on more than a century of experience. The hospital has been ... read more
ecoATM, the award-winning San Diego start-up known for its commitment to the environment and its innovative kiosks that recycle consumer electronics, today announced that it has been awarded a Phase 1 grant by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to further refine and expand its research and development in advanced machine vision, artificial intelligence, and testing systems for used electronics.
Concurrently, the company announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office had granted its first patent on the ecoATM system, issued ... read more
ecoATM, the award-winning San Diego start-up known for its commitment to the environment and its innovative kiosks that buy-back and recycle consumer electronics, today announced it has closed the first round of its Series A preferred stock offering. Coinstar, Inc. and Claremont Creek led the financing. In addition, other outstanding notes were converted to Series A. Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) will also provide a significant amount of venture debt to the company. The aggregate amount raised is $14.4 million. ... read more
iSIGN Media has unveiled an integrated marketing solution that joins together the powerful forces behind digital signage and interactivity with proximity-based mobile technology. The company will be presenting its comprehensive marketing platform in association with AOpen America, at the 2011 Digital Signage Expo in Las Vegas on February 22nd, 2011.
iSIGN's technology comes on the heels of major shifts in the digital and mobile marketing landscape: mobile device usage in the US is nearing saturation point, with 91% of Americans ... read more
FXecosystem Inc. (FXE) has added to the strength of its board by adding two new members. FXecosystem has become the premier location where parties connect to trade in the global $4 trillion foreign exchange market.
Gary Sugarman was appointed to the board and will serve as executive chairman. Mr. Sugarman became an investor in FXE in November 2010. He has been an active private equity investor over the last 15 years, investing in 6 telecom operating companies, generally serving as CEO ... read more
Endeca Technologies, Inc., a search
and business intelligence (BI) company, and hybris,
a leading multichannel commerce software vendor, today announced that
they will co-host a webinar entitled ‘Multichannel
Commerce Trends in 2011’ featuring guest speaker Brian Walker,
principal analyst at ... read more
PTC (Nasdaq: PMTC),
The Product Development Company®, today announced that management will
speak at the Goldman Sachs Technology & Internet Conference in San
Francisco on Wednesday, February 16th at 8:20pm (ET).
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BizAuctions, Inc. (Pink Sheets: BZCN), a prime provider of commercial eBay and Amazon liquidation services for excess inventories, overstocks, and returns, announced today that sales for the 1st half of February have reached a new high point in revenues.
Delmar Janovec, BizAuctions' CEO, comments, "BizAuctions-Lucky 7's Retail-Outlet store sales for the first fifteen (15) days of February set a new two (2) week sales record of $42,929.00. Based upon the current trend and the sales for this fifteen ... read more
Carefx Corporation, leader of interoperable workflow solutions, announced today its Fusionfx solution will be demonstrated in the HIMSS11 Interoperability Showcase following its successful interoperability testing at the IHE North American Connectathon and Connectathon Conference 2011, sponsored by IHE USA and IHE Canada, held Jan. 17-21, 2011, in Chicago.
During Carefx's second year of participation in the IHE Connectathon, Fusionfx successfully passed all registered tests. Carefx demonstrated interoperability in more than 60 tests, with incorporation of systems from 28 ... read more
Rivet Software, the premier provider of standards-based business reporting and analytics, today launched an aggressive recruiting and hiring campaign aimed at finding accounting/finance professionals and software developers to provide support and services to publicly traded companies and mutual funds. Rivet Software is one of the few companies that offers assistance with the preparation and filing of financial reports using eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL).
Ideal candidates are self-starters with general business degrees including recent college graduates. Accounting and finance ... read more
Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM) today announced that registration for the Uplinq(TM) 2011 wireless ecosystem conference is now open at www.uplinq.com. Uplinq is the only wireless ecosystem conference that brings together developers and publishers, device makers, mobile operators and technology providers focused on their shared interest in building business around mobile applications and data services. Hosted by Qualcomm, Uplinq 2011 will be held June 1-2, 2011 at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego.
Uplinq 2011 will build on the ... read more
"VimpelCom Ltd" ("VimpelCom" or the "Company") (NYSE: VIP), a leading international provider of telecommunications services, has launched a new and enhanced corporate website created to provide up-to-date information on the Company. The website address remains the same: www.vimpelcom.com
Visitors to the corporate website can navigate through the sections about VimpelCom's business operations, leadership team, brands, corporate responsibility programs, corporate governance documents, financial reports and news releases. The website also includes a media section with a subscription service and a multimedia gallery. ... read more
Numerex Corp (Nasdaq: NMRX), a leading single source provider of secure machine-to-machine (M2M) products and services, today announced that FEMA had renewed its contract with the QinetiQ-led group, in which Numerex plays a critical role, to support FEMA's disaster operations.
Numerex will provide continuing managed services for the Asset Tracking System (ATS), which includes tracking of all FEMA owned and commercially owned trailers and equipment as they are moved to Incident Support Bases (ISB's) from FEMA Distribution Centers. The ... read more
SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/16/11 -- Overland Storage, Inc. (NASDAQ: OVRL), the trusted global provider of effortless data management and data protection solutions across the data lifecycle, today announced the appointment of Shmuel Shottan to its Board of Directors.
Mr. Shottan is the CTO of BlueArc Corporation, a leading enterprise NAS company, where he has served in such capacity since September 2001. In this role, he successfully redefined the product roadmap, led strategic elements of the Hitachi ... read more
Concur (Nasdaq: CNQR), a leading provider of integrated travel and expense management services, today announced the availability of a new set of open APIs (application programming interfaces) using Web protocols that enable customers to seamlessly integrate with and extend the capabilities of Concur's products and services. These newest components of the Concur Connect Platform - an open, standards-based framework that allows customers, partners, and third party developers to connect to and extend Concur's travel and expense management data and capabilities ... read more