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Wednesday, July 27, 2011

  • Posted at 2:55 PM
    Family Research Council was disappointed following today's decision by U.S. District Judge Royce Lamberth to rule in favor of the Obama administration and dismiss the claims challenging current National Institutes of Health guidelines that allow taxpayer funding of human embryonic stem cell research. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080930/FRCLOGO) Judge Lamberth originally ruled in favor of the plaintiffs in the case, in a preliminary injunction in August 2010 that halted taxpayer dollars for embryonic stem cell research. An Appeals Court placed a hold on the ... read more
  • Posted at 2:53 PM
    The U.S. Army and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) launched the first-of-its kind High Altitude Long Endurance-Demonstrator this morning, demonstrating a number of key technologies critical to development of unmanned airships. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110727/PH42932 ) The aircraft successfully launched at 5:47 a.m. out of the Air Dock in Akron, Ohio. The airship reached an altitude of approximately 32,000 feet, however, a technical anomaly prevented the airship from attaining its target altitude of 60,000 feet and the HALE-D team decided to terminate the ... read more
  • Posted at 2:53 PM
    InterDigital, Inc. (NASDAQ: IDCC) today announced results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011. Highlights for second quarter 2011: Revenue of $69.9 million ... read more
  • Posted at 2:45 PM
    In headline and first graph of release dated July 26, 2011, the date should read: August 5 (sted August 8). The corrected release reads: HAGENS BERMAN REMINDS YAHOO INVESTORS OF AUGUST 5 DEADLINE IN LAWSUIT ... read more
  • Posted at 2:42 PM
    Merge Healthcare (NASDAQ: MRGE), a leading provider of enterprise imaging and interoperability solutions, announced today that St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center will implement its enterprise-wide cardiology image and information management system at its 245-bed facility in Enid, OK. ... read more
  • Posted at 2:38 PM
    Accretive Health, Inc. (NYSE: AH), a leading provider of comprehensive end-to-end healthcare revenue cycle management services and population health management services infrastructure, today announced that Joseph Bellini has joined the company as Chief Revenue Officer. In this role, he will be responsible for Accretive Health’s business ... read more
  • Posted at 2:33 PM
    The 2012 Audi new car models will be the first following National Semiconductor Corp.'s (NYSE:NSM) arrangement with Audi AG to provide analog integrated circuits (ICs) and subsystems for Modular Infotainment Device technology for Audi's next-generation vehicles. National's technology enables vivid graphics and content-protected high-definition (HD) video to be distributed throughout the vehicle, creating a movie theater-like experience for passengers. The agreement between the two companies, signed in October 2010, supports Audi's introduction of a series of innovative in-vehicle capabilities and ... read more
  • Posted at 2:30 PM
    Chemtura Corporation (NYSE: CHMT) announces the formation of AdipreneDirect, a first-in-kind service offering that reconnects custom processors of hot-cast polyurethanes with Chemtura’s Urethanes business. Chemtura’s North American customers that have previously been serviced through a third-party distributor will now be serviced by ... read more
  • Posted at 2:30 PM
    USA Mobility, Inc. (Nasdaq: USMO), a leading provider of wireless messaging, mobile voice and data and unified communications solutions, today announced the appointment of Christopher Heim to its Board of Directors. ... read more
  • Posted at 2:19 PM
    Health IT Services Group is opening a nephrology-specific electronic health record (EHR) development office for their flagship program "Acumen nEHR" at American Tobacco Campus. The company is a unit of Fresenius Medical Care, the largest provider of renal services in the world. Acumen nEHR, which boasts 5,000 daily users in 32 states and provides real-time access for almost 2,000,000 patient records, allows nephrologists and their staff to access patient data via the internet while remaining HIPAA compliant for privacy. "We looked ... read more
  • Posted at 2:15 PM
    Kaydon Corporation (NYSE:KDN) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a 5.3 percent increase in its regular quarterly dividend, to $.20 per share from $.19 per share. The dividend is payable on October 3, 2011 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on ... read more
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    Emtec, an Information Technology consulting and managed services provider, today announced that it has expanded its leadership team with the addition of Jeff Clapper as Executive Vice President, Commercial Sector. Mr. Clapper will oversee the company’s sales and marketing efforts in the commercial sector globally, and ... read more
  • Posted at 2:12 PM
    Leading post-production and production house Optimus today announced the additions of Matt McLaughlin as marketing director and Sean Sullivan and Perry Tongate as sales reps in the Midwest and South/Southeast, respectively. With the recent announcement of West Coast Director of Sales Sarah Schroeder, Sullivan and Tongate ... read more
  • Posted at 2:09 PM
    BEAVERTON, OR -- (Marketwire) -- 07/27/11 -- Cascade Microtech, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCD), a leading expert at enabling precision measurements of integrated circuits at the wafer level, will announce its earnings for the second quarter of 2011 at 1:05pm PDT on Tuesday, August 2. Following the release, Michael Burger, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Jeff Killian, Chief Financial Officer, will host a call to discuss company results and highlights. To participate in the live conference call, please dial 800.901.5213 in ... read more
  • Free Bruce Lee Movie Guide From Black Belt --- VALENCIA, Calif., July 27, 2011
    Posted at 2:04 PM
    Bruce Lee dreamed of using the martial arts to change the world. See how he made his vision a reality with Black Belt's free eBook, Bruce Lee Movies List: Little-Known Trivia From Bruce Lee's Pictures. "Bruce Lee accomplished the impossible," says Dr. Craig D. Reid, author of The Ultimate Guide to Martial Arts Movies of the 1970s. "He broke down racial barriers and made Asian-American kids proud to be Asian." With Black Belt's FREE guide, Bruce Lee Movies List: Little-Known Trivia From ... read more
  • Sunrise Telecom Reports Second Quarter 2011 Results --- SAN JOSE, Calif., July 27, 2011
    Posted at 2:00 PM
    Sunrise Telecom® Incorporated (OTC: SRTI) today posted its unaudited financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2011. Sunrise Telecom reported revenue of $6.4 million for the quarter, compared to $8.9 million for the second quarter of 2010. Operating costs declined to $5.5 million during the second quarter of 2011 from $6.0 million for the second quarter of 2010. Second quarter net loss was $(2.2) million, or $(0.04) per share, compared to $(0.2) million in the second quarter of 2010. ... read more
  • Posted at 2:00 PM
    Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC), announced financial results for its fiscal third quarter ended June 30, 2011 and updated its outlook for 2011. Adjusted earnings per diluted share increased 4 percent during the period, to $0.47 from $0.45. Reported earnings per diluted share in the fiscal third quarter decreased to $0.02, compared to $0.48 in the same period in the prior year, and net income declined to $2 million from $31 million over the same periods. Reported EPS ... read more
  • Posted at 2:00 PM
    A team led by University of Maryland School of Medicine Institute for Genome Sciences researchers has unraveled the genomic code of the E. coli bacteria that caused the ongoing deadly outbreak in Germany that began in May 2011. To date, 53 people have died in the outbreak that has sickened thousands in Germany, Sweden and the U.S. The paper, published July 27 in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM), describes how researchers around the globe worked together to use ... read more
  • Posted at 2:00 PM
    FARO Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: FARO) announced that after the market closes on August 3, 2011, it will release its financial results for the second quarter ended July 2, 2011. In conjunction with FARO's Second Quarter earnings release, you are invited to listen to its conference call that will be broadcast live over the Internet on August 4, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. ET with the Company's President and CEO, Jay Freeland, and CFO, Keith Bair. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110415/MM84316LOGO ) What: FARO ... read more