You say you want a revolution in planetary science?
On Tuesday, Dec. 7, at NASA's Langley Research Center in Hampton, James Green, director, NASA Planetary Science will present "The Revolution in Planetary Science: New Worlds, New Discoveries," at 2 p.m. in the Reid Conference Center. Green will review what NASA has learned on its journey through the Solar System and its hopes for future discoveries.
Media who wish to interview Green at a news briefing at NASA Langley at 1:15 p.m. ... read more
a leading IT Systems Integrator that provides solutions & services for
reducing IT infrastructure complexity, today announced the promotion of
Practice Manager, David Hekimian to Chief Technology Officer.
“Promoting David to CTO was simply the right decision,” says ... read more
Bryan of www.brainware.net and Nick of www.fitnessworkx.com are pleased to announce the release of a brand new app made for the iPhone and the iPod touch called iPersonalTrainer.
Have you ever wanted to hire a personal trainer, but it was just too expensive? Now you can!! Whether you are trying to lose weight, tone up, or gain muscle mass. We provide you with step by step instructions on how to reach your goals.
iPersonalTrainer is the only app that designs ideal workout ... read more
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Make this buying season a breeze with a few tips and tricks from the experts. Looking to splurge on a special someone? Or are you looking for money-saving ideas? What are the must-click websites? Deputy Editor, Joyce Chang, talks about the PEOPLE StyleWatch Holiday Gift Guide. The issue is chock full of ideas and includes the hot list of 100 ... read more
US Oncology, Inc., the nation's leading integrated oncology company, announced today that three investigators affiliated with US Oncology Research participated in studies that will be presented orally at the 52nd American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting and Exposition at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. Dec. 4-7. Five other investigators in the US Oncology Research Network participated in a study that will be displayed as a poster during the conference.
Jeff Sharman, M.D., medical oncologist with Willamette ... read more
Airline and cruise ship passengers will soon be able to see an Emmy award-winning NASA TV program that shows how agency technology is part of everyday life.
The producers of "NASA 360" have reached agreement with Airline Media Productions (AMP) International to air the half-hour magazine-style TV show through AMP's entertainment outlets around the world.
"We're excited to work with AMP International to bring 'NASA 360' to hundreds of thousands of the 760 million people who fly each year," said Mike ... read more
The Brazilian Sugarcane Industry Association (UNICA) issued the following statement in response to an ethanol proposal floated by Senator Max Baucus, chairman of the Finance Committee. The draft legislation would cut the U.S. ethanol subsidy (known as VEETC or the blenders' tax credit) from 45-cents per gallon to 36-cents per gallon, but extend the tariff on imported ethanol at its current rate of 54-cents per gallon -- doubling the effective trade barrier that benefits corn ethanol from nine to 18 ... read more
American Imaging Management, Inc.( )(AIM), a leading diagnostic imaging benefit management and technology company and operating subsidiary of WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE: WLP), announced today the addition of new features to its patient safety program. This enhancement has broad reach as AIM's health-plan clients include more than 35 million health-plan members.
In order to increase understanding of the appropriate uses of diagnostic imaging services, AIM has included the company's clinical guidelines in its Ask AIMEE Patient Exposure Advisor web application (an interactive ... read more
Storix, Inc., provider of Unix-based backup and disaster recovery
solutions for AIX, Solaris and Linux systems, today announced general
availability of System Backup Administrator (SBAdmin) version 7.2; now
with support for AIX® 7 and Tivoli® Storage Manager 6.2. SBAdmin version
7.2 TSM Edition compliments an existing ... read more
The National Commission for Fiscal Responsibility and Reform today voted
on a draft plan to address projected deficits of nearly $4 trillion over
the next decade. Eleven of the eighteen commission members voted in
support of the plan. The following statement can be attributed to Gary
... read more
Intel Corporation today announced that Paul Otellini, Intel’s president
and chief executive officer, will present at Barclays Capital 2010
Global Technology Conference in San Francisco. Otellini will keynote at
7:40 a.m. PST on Wednesday, Dec. 8.
A live webcast ... read more
Proving its leadership and superiority in Multi Protocol Label Switching (MPLS) networking, Global Crossing (Nasdaq: GLBC), a leading global IP solutions provider, today announced that Frost & Sullivan has named Global Crossing the recipient of the 2010 North American Competitive Strategy Leadership of the Year Award for best practices in the MPLS IP VPN Services Market.
The criteria for the Competitive Strategy Leadership of the Year Award includes an assessment of Global Crossing's performance against key competitors in areas ... read more
BioTime, Inc. (NYSE Amex: BTX) today announced that it plans to
distribute new common share purchase warrants to the holders of BioTime
common shares. Under the plan, shareholders will receive one warrant for
every eight shares held. Each warrant will entitle the holder to
purchase one ... read more
TheStreet.com, Inc. (Nasdaq: TSCM; http://www.thestreet.com),
a leading digital financial media company, announced today that its
board of directors has declared the Company's quarterly cash dividend on
its common stock. The cash dividend of $0.025 per share of common stock
will be payable December 31, 2010, to ... read more
NASA managers have targeted space shuttle Discovery's launch for no earlier than Feb. 3 at 1:34 a.m. EST. Shuttle managers determined more tests and analysis are needed before proceeding with the launch of the STS-133 mission to the International Space Station.
The Program Requirements Control Board met Thursday and reviewed engineering evaluations associated with cracks on two 21-foot-long, U-shaped aluminum brackets, called stringers, on the shuttle's external tank. NASA repaired the cracks and reapplied foam to the exterior of the ... read more
Bulova Technologies Group, Inc. (Pink Sheets: BLVT) (or the “Company”)
today provided the following update to shareholders and other interested
First, there has been a major undertaking to conclude all SEC filings
needed for BLVT to become a ... read more
The Taunton Press is launching its first cookbook iPad app for its
critically-acclaimed title, Harvest to Heat: Cooking with
America’s Best Chefs, Farmers, and Artisans by Darryl Estrine
and Kelly Kochendorfer, the first farm-to-table cookbook with its own
stand-alone application for the hand-held device.
... read more
Inc., a U.S. manufacturer of high-efficiency monocrystalline silicon
solar cells and modules, was named as the Commercial Technology of the
Year at the 2010 Platts Global Energy Awards. Suniva CEO and Chairman
John Baumstark accepted the award at a black-tie gala in New York
... read more
The National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) supports the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) annual observance of National Influenza Vaccination Week to communicate the importance and availability of influenza vaccination into the winter months and beyond. It is critical that physicians and patients, especially parents of pediatric patients, remain vigilant about flu protection this and every year. NFID joins CDC in encouraging families to seek vaccination this week and urges all health care professionals, especially pediatricians and ... read more
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/84e29e/technology_sector)
has announced the addition of the "Technology
Sector " report to their offering.
The technology sector in the US includes more than 140,000 companies
with combined annual revenue of nearly $1.2 trillion. Major companies
... read more