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Monday, June 27, 2011

  • Posted at 6:36 AM
    Scholastic Inc.'s free, online book community, YouAreWhatYouRead.com, was recognized as one of the "Best Websites for Teaching and Learning" by the American Association of School Librarians (AASL). In its third year, the "Best Website for Teaching and Learning" honors the top 25 websites that bring exceptional value to inquiry-based teaching and learning as embodied in the AASL's Standards for the 21st-Century Learner. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100907/SCHOLASTICLOGO ) Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education and media company, created YouAreWhatYouRead.com as part of its global ... read more
  • Posted at 6:36 AM
    Clarabridge, Inc., the leading provider of sentiment and text analytics software implemented by many Global 1000 companies to improve customer experience management (CEM), today announced the launch of its learning series “Clarity in a Noisy World”, to focus on helping companies best create and implement their ... read more
  • Posted at 6:35 AM
    Lumeris, a subsidiary of The Essence Group (EGHC) and an expert in using software and services to enable accountable health care, today unveiled TackleBox, the nation’s first complete solution for providers and payers committed to managing both the clinical and financial outcomes of coordinated, collaborative ... read more
  • Posted at 6:33 AM
    Aerohive Networks, the pioneer in controller-less Wi-Fi and cloud-enabled networking, today announced StudentManager, an easy to use Wi-Fi app for K-12 teachers, giving them control of the wireless network inside the classroom. Building upon its WLAN ... read more
  • Posted at 6:32 AM
    Aerohive Networks, the pioneer in controller-less Wi-Fi and cloud-enabled networking, today announced that it has formed a partnership with Pearson, the leader in student information systems (SIS). Also, announced today, Aerohive’s easy to use Wi-Fi platform enabled classroom management ... read more
  • Posted at 6:31 AM
    Citing the risks to national security and public safety from additional delays in rolling out voluntary security upgrades at DMVs, Rep. James Sensenbrenner (R-WI) advocated for prompt adoption of REAL ID compliant driver's licenses. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100720/DC36328LOGO) Rep. Sensenbrenner and other credentialed security experts speaking at a meeting in Washington described state agencies' successes in achieving the REAL ID security upgrades without imposing burdens on recession-era state budgets. Federal grants have defrayed most of the REAL ID upgrade costs, Sensenbrenner said, of ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include: Boeing (NYSE: BA), Textron (NYSE: TXT), United Technologies (NYSE: UTX), Honeywell (NYSE: HON) and Micron Technology Inc. (NYSE: MU). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101027/ZIRLOGO) Get the most recent insight from Zacks Equity Research with the free Profit from the Pros newsletter: http://at.zacks.com/?id=5513 Here are highlights from Friday's Analyst ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    In honor of military troops and their families and to celebrate the 2011 Independence Day, Old Navy today announced that its entire U.S. fleet of about 1,000 stores will host Operation Troop Donation: a donation drive from July 1 - 4 to collect essential items needed by the men and women serving our country, away and at home. Shop in stores and donate suggested items like basic tees, underwear, socks and flip flops, or make a cash donation with Old ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    Loffles (www.loffles.com), today announced the launch of a new online sweepstakes service that offers consumers a fun, easy and free way to win high-end prizes. Players on Loffles can forego the conventional purchasing of entry into giveaways through the act of watching ads or promotional videos. Loffles is different from any other online prize destination in that it leverages proprietary technology to personalize users' playing and viewing experience. Loffles surveys each user to create a personalized profile that it ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    Focus.com, the leading community for business expertise, with more than 1 million members and over 5,000 business and technology experts, today announced its upcoming schedule of expert online roundtables for the week of June 27, 2011. The roundtables are in addition to Focus.com's Cloud Week, a series of webcasts and roundtables devoted to cloud computing. This week's Focus Expert Roundtables, with topics including alternative energy sources, compensation philosophy, and ERP innovations are scheduled as follows: -- Monday, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    Atlas Development Corporation announced today the Phase I launch of their newly designed company website. Rebuilt from the ground up with a multi-tiered user interface, the new website supports easier-to-use navigation providing quicker access to information and solutions to problems. The new website made its debut ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    update CRM Inc., creator of innovative customer relationship management (CRM) solutions for life sciences, today announced the launch of COSMIC, a new software module that extends its award-winning update.seven and update.revolution CRM platforms to the social Web. The new module, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MCHP), a leading provider of microcontroller, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced a new series of 16-bit PIC® microcontrollers (MCUs) and dsPIC® Digital Signal Controllers (DSCs) that bring advanced control to cost-sensitive general-purpose and motor-control designs. ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    Junction Solutions (www.junctionsolutions.com), a provider of vertical, market-specific on-premise and on-demand software applications and services for the multi-channel retail, food and beverage and distribution industries, today announced its selection by Jenson USA. The bicycle retailer plans to leverage JunctionEOD™, a ... read more
  • Removing User Admin Rights Could Have Prevented IMF Cyber-Attack --- BOSTON and MANCHESTER, England, June 27, 2011
    Posted at 6:29 AM
    BOSTON and MANCHESTER, England, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Avecto Ltd, the leader in Windows privilege management, today revealed how removing user admin rights, through a policy of 'least privilege', could have prevented the recent cyber-attack on the IMF systems. Whilst very few details of the major cyber-attack on the IMF systems earlier this month have been released, it is highly likely that end user activity unknowingly played a key role in the event. ... read more
  • Amicus Therapeutics Joins Russell 3000® Index --- CRANBURY, N.J., June 27, 2011
    Posted at 6:28 AM
    Amicus Therapeutics (Nasdaq: FOLD), a biopharmaceutical company at the forefront of developing therapies for rare diseases, today announced that it has been added to the U.S. broad-market Russell 3000® and small-cap Russell 2000® Indexes. The Company joined the indexes at the close of market on Friday, June 24, 2011, when Russell Investments reconstituted its U.S. and global equity indexes. Annual reconstitution of Russell's U.S. indexes captures and ranks the 4,000 largest U.S. stocks as of the end of May by ... read more
  • Posted at 6:27 AM
    Datacard Group, the world leader in secure ID and card personalization solutions, today announced the expansion of its business operations in Asia Pacific with several new positions in order to meet the continued international growth and success the company has been achieving the last 12 months. ... read more
  • Posted at 6:26 AM
    ZeroDesktop, Inc., developer of next-generation Web Desktop solutions for public and private cloud computing, today announced ZeroPC Private Cloud (http://www.zeropc.com/schools), providing education and businesses serving 1,000+ concurrent users per entry-server or 3,000+ on an advanced-server with a full-function yet cost-effective virtual desktop that extends the life of their outdated computers. For schools that don't have a server infrastructure, ZeroPC also provides on-demand hosting service. The ZeroPC is a robust virtual desktop that users can securely and instantly access content using ... read more
  • Posted at 6:23 AM
    Hughes Network Systems, LLC (HUGHES), the global leader in broadband satellite solutions and services, and a leading provider of managed network and application services, today announced that it has been awarded a contract by the State of Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) to provide primary business Internet and access continuity services. The multiple award contract comes under the Texas Agency Network Next Generation (Tex-AN NG) Communications Technology Services program, and is for a period of five years. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110112/NE29456LOGO ... read more
  • Posted at 6:22 AM
    Released today, The Aging Myth is an explosive new book by noted scientist and anti-aging researcher Joseph Chang, Ph.D. that reveals how new genetic discoveries are challenging traditional anti-aging philosophies and helping people live younger longer. In The Aging Myth, Dr. Chang uses a conversational and accessible style to dispel common myths about aging and explains some of the latest groundbreaking research in the field, including: -- Why he believes aging is not an issue of ... read more