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Thursday, August 4, 2011

  • Posted at 11:56 AM
    ARINC Engineering Services, LLC, today announced it has completed the modification of 22 Russian Mi-17 Helicopters for use by the Air Force of Iraq, under a 2007 U.S. Army contract. The final two aircraft were handed over to Iraqi representatives in ... read more
  • Posted at 11:54 AM
    Pennsylvania Air National Guard Staff Sgt. John C. Norris has been selected as one of the U.S. Air Force's 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year. Norris, 27, of Etters, York County, and the other airmen will be honored in September during the Air Force Association's Air and Space Conference and Technology Exposition in Washington, D.C. The association recognizes outstanding enlisted personnel for superior leadership, job performance, community involvement and personal achievements. "Staff Sgt. Norris is an exceptional, combat-hardened non-commissioned officer, ... read more
  • Posted at 11:53 AM
    In a newly released 5-year forecast report by Dell'Oro Group, the trusted source for market information about the telecommunications and networking industries, overall 10 Gbps Ethernet Controller and Adapter revenues are forecast to see a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 41% in the next 5 years, driven in large part by strong sales in the adapter portion of the market. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101012/SF80035LOGO) "10 Gbps controllers have been placed on motherboards of stand-alone servers as early as the second half of 2010, ... read more
  • Posted at 11:47 AM
    WARWICK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 08/04/11 -- The Board of Directors of the Warwick Valley Telephone Company (NASDAQ: WWVY) declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.26 per share on the Company's Common Shares. The dividend is payable on September 30, 2011 to shareholders of record as of September 20, 2011. In addition, the Board of Directors declared the regular quarterly dividend of $1.25 per share on the outstanding 5,000 shares of the Company's 5% Preferred Shares to be paid ... read more
  • Posted at 11:37 AM
    DoSomething.org and Macy's are partnering for a back to school campaign that offers students the chance to make real impact in their communities. Launching on August 8th, the initiative will connect young people across the country with DoSomething.org and provide them volunteer opportunities in their area. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/dosomethingorg-and-macys-partner-to-activate-youth-for-back-to-school-season-126782923.html Running through October 15th, this mobile campaign calls for young people to visit their local Macy's mstylelab departments (formerly juniors and young men's) to ... read more
  • Esri to Exhibit CityEngine at SIGGRAPH 2011 --- REDLANDS, Calif., Aug. 4, 2011
    Posted at 11:35 AM
    Esri will exhibit and teach a course about CityEngine, its software for 3D modeling and urban planning, at the SIGGRAPH 2011 conference in Vancouver, Canada, August 7-11. The SIGGRAPH conference is one of the world's largest exhibitions for the computer graphics industry. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110425/LA88950LOGO) This summer, Esri acquired Procedural, creator of CityEngine, to bring easy 3D content creation and design to ArcGIS users. The next planned release of CityEngine will allow ArcGIS users in urban planning, urban design, defense, simulation, and ... read more
  • Posted at 11:31 AM
    Urbanite Magazine and listener-supported WTMD (89.7 FM) have teamed with SocialToaster to promote the Great Baltimore Check-In. The Check-In, a social networking game that helps players learn more about Baltimore, runs through September 30. Anyone with a mobile device can play. Social marketing tool SocialToaster lets Urbanite and WTMD easily spread the word about the Check-In through multiple social networks thanks to supporters of the game, called Ambassadors. By signing up to be a Check-In Ambassador, new and existing players can ... read more
  • Posted at 11:30 AM
    On August 1, Top 50 promotional products distributor, National Premium, Inc., acquired C.A.M., Inc., a $7MM promotional products distributor located in Overland Park, KS. In doing so, National Premium grew by 35% in annual revenues to $30MM and gained an additional 30% in resources. The company ... read more
  • Posted at 11:30 AM
    FairPoint Communications, Inc. (NasdaqCM: FRP), a leading communications provider, today announced it will release its 2011 second quarter results after the market close on Monday, Aug. 8, 2011. The company will hold its earnings conference call at 9:30 a.m. (EDT) on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011. Participants should call (866) 314-5232 (US/Canada) or (617) 213-8052 (international) at 9:20 a.m. (EDT) and enter the passcode 53808235 when prompted. The title of the call is the Q2 2011 FairPoint Communications, Inc. Earnings ... read more
  • Posted at 11:26 AM
    EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. announced today that it will unveil its new ATLAS(TM) P25 Systems Solution at the Association of Public Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International Conference & Expo August 7-9 at the Philadelphia Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA. ATLAS provides a complete Land Mobile Radio (LMR) system solution in all public safety VHF, UHF and 700/800 frequency bands. The new offering introduces simulcast capability for both conventional and trunking systems, providing significantly more architecture options for its customers. ATLAS ... read more
  • Posted at 11:20 AM
    Light Iron announces today that its iPad-based LiVE PLAY mobile playback application is now available worldwide on Apple’s iTunes store for $34.99. LiVE PLAY is an automated and interactive playback system that enables users to review takes from the ... read more
  • Posted at 11:15 AM
    Qualifacts Systems Inc. announced today that Children’s Crisis Treatment Center (CcTC) is their first customer to receive Medicaid incentive dollars for Meaningful Use of electronic health records. The Philadelphia behavioral health agency for children received incentive payments totaling $42,500 for two of their three Eligible Professionals. ... read more
  • Posted at 11:13 AM
    LivingSocial, the online and mobile source for great local values and experiences, has continued its international expansion with the launch of daily deals for residents of Colombia and Uruguay. The deals, which will be offered under the LetsBonus brand, will initially be available in the Montevideo, Uruguay and Bogota, Colombia markets, before rolling out to residents of other cities. Following the closing of the company's acquisition of TicketMonster in Korea, LivingSocial will be working with merchant partners in ... read more
  • Posted at 11:09 AM
    DIRECTV, an upstart satellite TV venture that few thought would survive in a world dominated by cable companies when it launched in 1994, has surpassed 30 million customers today. DIRECTV reached the milestone after two years of record-breaking growth ... read more
  • Posted at 11:06 AM
    Cegedim Relationship Management today announced that the U.S. division of a top-10 global pharmaceutical company has selected its solution, AggregateSpend360™ as a Service, to manage compliance with state and federal disclosure and transparency requirements. This leading global pharmaceutical company joins ... read more
  • Posted at 11:05 AM
    Purdue Pharma, L.P., a privately held pharmaceutical company, donates vital medical antiseptic to Children International, a U.S.-based humanitarian organization that helps poor children around the world. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/childreninternational/46399/ (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110804/MM46982 ) Purdue Pharma, L.P. has donated one freight container of Betadine® Microbicides solution which is used in the home as a cleanser to prevent skin infections from minor cuts and burns, as well as a pre-surgical cleanser in hospitals. The antiseptic ... read more
  • CMTL Marks 15 Year Milestone --- ANAHEIM, Calif., Aug. 4, 2011
    Posted at 11:03 AM
    CMTL (www.cmtlabs.com), the industry leader for independent memory module compatibility testing announced its 15th year anniversary. In 1996 CMTL was created as a temporary solution to help reduce the Intel desktop group (OPSD)'s massive memory module test back log. What initially started out as a part time endeavor rapidly expanded into a full-fledged business. Noting success of the desktop independent testing program, managers within Intel's Enterprise Server Group authorized a trial program for CMTL to test third party memory modules ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    Intelsat S.A., the world’s leading provider of satellite services, announced that it has received multiple contracts from RigNet, Inc. (NASDAQ: RNET), a leading provider of managed communications to the oil and gas industry, for new and renewed satellite capacity. RigNet provides the oil and gas industry ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.: WHAT: Samsung Semiconductor and Dell will co-host an intensive one-day forum for senior IT executives that will feature a host of industry leaders discussing “Data Center ROI: Energy Efficiency & Cloud ... read more
  • United Concordia Offers Online Jigsaw Puzzles --- HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 4, 2011
    Posted at 11:00 AM
    United Concordia, administrator of the TRICARE Dental Program, is now offering online dental-themed jigsaw puzzles. The games are designed as classic jigsaw puzzles and range in difficulty from easy to hard. A timer lets the user know how long it took to complete the puzzle and the results can be shared on Facebook through an in-game link. The puzzles are designed with the user in mind. Pieces lock into place after being correctly fitted, an image of the completed puzzle is ... read more