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Thursday, May 26, 2011

  • Posted at 1:05 PM
    QAD Inc. (Nasdaq: QADA) (Nasdaq: QADB), a leading provider of enterprise software and services for global manufacturing companies, today reported financial results for the fiscal 2012 first quarter ended April 30, 2011. Total revenue grew 17% to $59.4 million for the first quarter of fiscal ... read more
  • Posted at 1:05 PM
    Fabrinet (NYSE: FN), a provider of precision optical, electro-mechanical and electronic manufacturing services to original equipment manufacturers of complex products, today announced a revision to its presentation time at the Cowen and Company 39th Annual Technology Media & Telecom Conference to be held in New York ... read more
  • Posted at 1:04 PM
    Blackboard Inc. (Nasdaq: BBBB) took home some of the software industry's most prestigious honors when Blackboard Learn(TM) was named the Best Corporate Learning Solution at the Software & Information Industry Association's (SIIA) 2011 CODiE(TM) Awards. Blackboard Learn was also named the Best Professional Education Solution, having been selected from a range of nominees in several different CODiE categories to take the top honor for corporate learning, professional development, and workforce training. The awards were announced at SIIA's eighth annual Ed Tech ... read more
  • Posted at 1:03 PM
    SHERMAN, CT -- (Marketwire) -- 05/26/11 -- PhoCusWright Inc., the travel industry research authority, and DEMO, the world-renowned launchpad for emerging technology, have joined forces to identify and reward technology-driven innovation in the travel, tourism and hospitality industry. The companies have partnered to create The DEMO Award for Travel Innovation, designed to recognize and promote an exceptional demonstrator at The Travel Innovation Summit@The PhoCusWright Conference (November 15, 2011 in Ft. Lauderdale/Miami, Florida USA). The Travel Innovation Summit is the ... read more
  • Posted at 1:02 PM
    Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: MRVL), a global leader in integrated silicon solutions, today reported financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2012, ended April 30, 2011. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100719/SF36559LOGO-b) Revenue for the first quarter of fiscal 2012 was $802 million, a 6 percent decrease from $856 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2011, ended May 1, 2010, and a 11 percent sequential decrease from $901 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2011, ended January 29, 2011. GAAP net ... read more
  • Posted at 1:01 PM
    Ceelox, Inc. (OTCBB: CELO) announced today that their Ceelox ID 7 PC Edition which operates on computers running Windows 7 has earned the "Compatible with Windows 7" logo for the new operating system. This logo indicates that Microsoft Corp. has deemed the product compatible with Windows 7. Ceelox has redesigned their authentication approach to take advantage of the capability of Windows 7. As recognized by Microsoft, (1) biometrics is an increasingly popular technology that helps provide convenient access ... read more
  • Posted at 1:00 PM
    ANDOVER, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 05/26/11 -- Leading dry eye experts from around the United States will present the latest information on an array of subjects at The National Dry Eye Patient Conference, a one-day event where patients can learn about managing their dry eye symptoms, discover potential causes of their dry eye as well as hear about different treatment options. The conference, taking place on Saturday, June 25, will be presented by the Sjögrens Syndrome Foundation and ... read more
  • Posted at 1:00 PM
    Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE: LMT) will webcast a live presentation by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Bob Stevens, at Sanford C. Bernstein's Twenty-seventh Annual Strategic Decisions Conference on Thurs., June 2, 2011. Mr. Stevens will present on behalf of Lockheed Martin from 2:00 p.m. to 2:50 p.m. EDT. He will highlight the Corporation's performance, as well as its pursuit of a continued growth strategy. An audio replay will be available for two weeks. Access the webcast and replay at: ... read more
  • Posted at 1:00 PM
    NASA has selected Fibertek of Herndon, Va., to design, develop, fabricate, test and deliver laser systems to be used for the Ice, Cloud, and land Elevation Satellite-2 (ICESat-2) mission scheduled to launch in 2016. NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md., manages the ICESat-2 Project. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081007/38461LOGO) The total estimated value of the cost-plus-award-fee contract is $26,083,242. The period of performance is from the date of award through launch plus 38 months. The contractor will provide four spaceflight lasers and one ... read more
  • Posted at 1:00 PM
    Disparities between racial/ethnic minorities and whites cross all aspects of stroke care, according to an American Heart Association/American Stroke Association scientific statement. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100222/AHSALOGO) The statement, published online in Stroke: Journal of the American Heart Association, is a comprehensive analysis of the role of race and ethnicity in stroke care and its impact on the numbers of people who have a stroke, live with its effects or die among minority groups compared to whites. It also addresses how access to care, response ... read more
  • Posted at 1:00 PM
    Omega-3 fatty acids, combined with two blood-thinning drugs, significantly changed the blood-clotting process and may reduce the risk of heart attacks in patients with stents in their heart arteries, according to research reported in Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology: Journal of the American Heart Association. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100222/AHSALOGO) Foods rich in omega-3, such as salmon and other oily fish, have been previously shown in other studies to reduce the risk of heart problems in people with coronary artery disease. In this study, the ... read more
  • Posted at 1:00 PM
    SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 05/26/11 -- Cytokinetics, Incorporated (NASDAQ: CYTK) announced today that two posters relating to CK-2017357 are scheduled to be presented at the 22nd Annual Sessions of the Society for Vascular Medicine to be held June 2-4, 2011 at the Seaport Hotel in Boston, MA. One poster will highlight the results from a Phase IIa Evidence-of-Effect clinical trial evaluating CK-2017357 in patients with claudication associated with peripheral artery disease and the other poster will ... read more
  • Posted at 12:59 PM
    Lunarline discussed options for national level cyber security strategies with 12 senior officials from the Kenyan Ministries of Information and Communications and Finance in December. Participants included The Honorable Samuel Poghisio, Minister, Ministry for Information and Communications. The Kenyan officials were visiting the United States on a ten day Reverse Trade Mission from December 6-17, 2010 with stops in Washington, DC and California. The trip was sponsored by the United States Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) and organized ... read more
  • Posted at 12:52 PM
    InSite Vision Incorporated (OTCBB:INSV) today announced that it will join Merck (NYSE:MRK), known as MSD outside the United States (U.S.) and Canada, and Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) in filing a patent infringement lawsuit against Sandoz Inc. Sandoz recently filed an ... read more
  • Posted at 12:47 PM
    Tigris Pharmaceuticals, Inc., today announced enrollment of its first patient in a randomized Phase 2 clinical trial of AFP-464 (aminoflavone prodrug) with or without Faslodex® (fulvestrant) in estrogen receptor (ER)-positive breast cancer patients. Molecular profiling will be used to pre-screen patients for a biomarker called Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor (AhR), which has shown to predict sensitivity to AFP-464. It is estimated that approximately 70 percent of breast cancers are ER-positive (1). "The promise of personalized medicine is being realized with this study ... read more
  • Posted at 12:45 PM
    The Department of Defense is asking employers to submit their responses to its national survey by the July 6, 2011 deadline. The Department of Defense National Survey of Employers was provided to 80,000 employers of every size and industry, across America. The DoD is using the ... read more
  • Posted at 12:45 PM
    Hope Paige Designs, a company specializing in fashionable medical ID bracelets and medical ID jewelry, will now be available in an additional 1,100 pharmacies by the end of May, bringing the total amount of pharmacies that carries its products to more than 1,800. The company provides an alternative to traditional medical alert jewelry and accessories, offering stylish key chains, necklaces, flash drives and bracelets available in leather, mesh, crystal, rope, stainless steel, beaded or rubber styles. The products can be ... read more
  • Lunarline Advises Kenyan Officials on Cyber Security --- ARLINGTON, Va., March 26, 2011
    Posted at 12:41 PM
    Lunarline discussed options for national level cyber security strategies with 12 senior officials from the Kenyan Ministries of Information and Communications and Finance in December. Participants included The Honorable Samuel Poghisio, Minister, Ministry for Information and Communications. The Kenyan officials were visiting the United States on a ten day Reverse Trade Mission from December 6-17, 2010 with stops in Washington, DC and California. The trip was sponsored by the United States Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) and organized ... read more
  • Posted at 12:39 PM
    Xerox Corporation's (NYSE: XRX) board of directors today declared a quarterly cash dividend of 4.25 cents per share on Xerox common stock. The dividend is payable on July 29, 2011 to shareholders of record on June 30, 2011. ... read more
  • Posted at 12:37 PM
    Manatron, Inc., a global leader in providing integrated property tax and land administration software for governments worldwide, today announced that the state of Maryland is now utilizing the company's GRM customCAMA software to assist with the process of assessing and recording property values, across its 24 county offices. This contract also marks the first statewide implementation for Manatron. Maryland's 24 counties are comprised of more than 2.2 million property accounts. The state originally contracted the project with Software Techniques Inc. (STI), ... read more