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Friday, December 16, 2011

  • LPS Responds to Allegations from Nevada Attorney General --- JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Dec. 16, 2011
    Posted at 12:52 PM
    Lender Processing Services, Inc. (NYSE: LPS) strongly disputes the allegations made in the complaint filed by the Nevada Attorney General yesterday evening. LPS has cooperated with the Attorney General's office for more than 14 months to resolve its inquiry in a manner which would benefit the citizens of Nevada. Unfortunately, the company's efforts to engage in meaningful discussions with the Nevada Attorney General's office have been frustrated by the Nevada Attorney General's decision to outsource its investigation to Cohen ... read more
  • Posted at 12:50 PM
    The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) urged the Department of Homeland Security today to end raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents that have terrorized north Alabama families and that undermine federal efforts to protect the civil rights of the state's Latino community in the wake of the state's harsh new anti-immigrant law. The letter was sent to Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano after the SPLC learned of raids at apartment complexes and mobile home parks in Fort Payne and ... read more
  • Posted at 12:48 PM
    Aaron's, Inc. (NYSE: AAN), a lease-to-own retailer specializing in the sales and lease ownership of residential furniture, consumer electronics, home appliances and accessories, has extended its store hours to accommodate the expected increase of holiday shopping. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090423/CL03821LOGO All Aaron's stores across the U.S. will follow this schedule through the remainder of 2011: Friday, Dec. 16 (9am-8pm)Saturday, Dec. 17 (10am-5pm), selected locations (9am-6pm)Monday, Dec. 19 - Friday, Dec. 23 (9am-8pm)Saturday, Dec. 24 (9am-2pm)Monday, Dec. 26 (CLOSED)Tuesday, Dec. 27 - Thursday, Dec. 29 ... read more
  • Posted at 12:46 PM
    Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) announced today that it will broadcast SNL on STERN, a five-part original series hosted by Howard Stern that offers an uncensored, backstage history of Saturday Night Live as told by the show's cast, guest hosts and writers from three decades of memorable appearances on The Howard Stern Show. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101014/NY82093LOGO ) SNL on STERN premieres on December 19 and airs through December 23 beginning at 6:00 am ET daily on Howard 100 and 6:00 am PT on ... read more
  • Posted at 12:26 PM
    The Food Channel® (foodchannel.com) has announced a new way for people to submit show ideas, via a Facebook contest where anyone can submit a two-three minute show. "Some of the best ideas are in the minds of people who now have the simple tools in hand to create their own videos," says Kay Logsdon, Editor in Chief. "Anyone can make a video with a smartphone and a friend. We decided it was time to give them a showcase for their ... read more
  • Posted at 12:21 PM
    A select few physicians were honored with the prestigious 2011 Patients' Choice Award, and this year they include Dr. Michael Hall M.D. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111216/DC24260) Only doctors who have received top scores by their patients and pass other quality measures are awarded the Patients' Choice Award. In fact, of the nation's 720,000 active physicians, just 5 percent were accorded this honor in 2011. Every month, millions of patients across the U.S. access websites like Vitals (http://www.vitals.com) to share feedback about their experiences with ... read more
  • Posted at 12:10 PM
    Press Kit Materials are Available at: http://www.tradeshownews.com/events/2012-International-CES/2012-International-CES-Press-Kit/   ... read more
  • Posted at 11:55 AM
    On Thursday, January 5, 2012, Michael J. Angelakis, Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCSA, CMCSK), will participate in Citigroup’s 22nd Annual Global Entertainment, Media and Telecommunications Conference in San Francisco, CA. ... read more
  • Posted at 11:55 AM
    Deal A Day Group Corp. (the “Company” or “DADG”) (OTC Pink Markets: DEEL) announces its sale of ownership interests in Olfactor Laboratories, Inc. (“OLI”) and Nano Engineered Applications, Inc. (“NEA”) to Innovation Economy Corporation (“IEC”). The Company has received 10,000,000 shares of IEC as consideration for ... read more
  • Posted at 11:53 AM
    Mylan Inc. (Nasdaq: MYL) today announced that its subsidiary Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. has received final approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Metoprolol Succinate Extended-release (ER) Tablets USP, 25 mg, 50 mg, 100 mg, and 200 mg. This product is the generic version of AstraZeneca's Toprol-XL® Tablets, which are indicated for the treatment of hypertension. Metoprolol Succinate ER Tablets had U.S. sales of approximately $1.78 billion for the 12 months ending ... read more
  • Posted at 11:30 AM
    NASA astronaut Barry "Butch" Wilmore will return to his hometown on Dec. 24 to raise the 12th Tennessee Titans flag during the team's Christmas Eve game. The Titans are hosting the Jacksonville Jaguars with kickoff at noon CST at LP Field in Nashville, Tenn. (Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) Wilmore, who was selected as a pilot by NASA in 2000, will make other appearances in the Nashville area to spread holiday cheer and to inform the public about his experiences aboard the space shuttle ... read more
  • Posted at 11:28 AM
    NASA has reaffirmed its commitment to science with the release of a new framework on scientific integrity. The framework summarizes the agency's policies and practices that strengthen and uphold scientific integrity. This represents the first time NASA has codified these policies under the umbrella of scientific integrity. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) "Integrity is woven throughout the fabric of NASA, and science plays a leading role in that," NASA Administrator Charles Bolden said. "This framework reflects and strengthens our commitment to open, honest, unrestricted and ... read more
  • Posted at 11:25 AM
    Acclaimed photographer and filmmaker, Sam Robinson, is breaking down the conventional boundaries between photography and film by embedding Aurasma into his existing iPhone app - the Sam Robinson Photography App. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111216/SF24329) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110711/SF32613LOGO) The British visionary, who has studios in London, New York and Barcelona, is using Aurasma - the world's first visual browser - to add a new dimension to his stills, simultaneously blurring the lines between photography and film. Click here to see the app in action http://vimeo.com/33674921 In addition ... read more
  • Posted at 11:25 AM
    Environmental Systems Products Holdings Inc. (ESPH), parent company of Envirotest Systems Corp. (Envirotest) and Environmental Systems Products, Inc. (ESP) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to sell 100% of its ESP shares to the U.S. subsidiary of Opus Prodox AB (Opus Group). ESP ... read more
  • Posted at 11:23 AM
    Tickets for the 5th Annual Crunchies Awards, hosted by GigaOm, VentureBeat and TechCrunch, are now on sale. This popular event sells out every year, so the team has moved the venue to Davies Symphony Hall to accommodate a larger audience. Some of the 20 award categories ... read more
  • Posted at 11:21 AM
    THQ Inc. (NASDAQ: THQI) announced today that the Quebec Court of Appeal for the District of Montreal, unanimously rendered a judgment in favor of THQ Montreal Inc. and its parent company THQ Inc. striking down a provisional injunction originally obtained by Ubisoft Divertissements ... read more
  • Posted at 11:19 AM
    CINCINNATI, OH -- (Marketwire) -- 12/16/11 -- Have you ever wondered what would have happened had Ebenezer Scrooge been obsessed with closing sales while being too stubborn to adapt the way his company did things to keep up with the times? International software provider Cincom Systems allows you a peek inside a Scrooge-like sales manager's journey to learn that he needs to quote faster if he's going to win sales after being visited by three ghosts in a new ... read more
  • Posted at 11:17 AM
    TELADATA, a leading consulting firm specializing in IT infrastructure design, planning and project management, today announced that its 2012 Technology Convergence Conference will highlight the importance of open collaboration, strategy and planning in data center efficiency projects. ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    Today, Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM) unveiled plans to temporarily rename Qualcomm Stadium®, "Snapdragon Stadium(TM)" - an initiative designed to drive consumer awareness and brand impact for its Snapdragon®( )mobile processors. With consumers becoming increasingly more tech savvy, the desire to understand how their smartphones and tablets work continues to increase. Renaming Qualcomm Stadium to Snapdragon Stadium is an important step in increasing consumer awareness of Snapdragon processors, which serve as the "heart" of mobile devices and currently power more than ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    The Trusted Computing Group (TCG), a worldwide open industry standards organization, will sponsor the Storage Visions 2012 conference January 8-9, Las Vegas, Nev. TCG creates specifications based on the concept of a hardware root of trust for a variety of ... read more