Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced that it will acquire Complinet, a leading provider of global compliance information solutions for financial services institutions and their advisers. Terms of the deal, expected to close in the second quarter, were not disclosed.
Regulation is a major driving force shaping financial services globally, and every indication is that this trend will only increase. Complinet, which is based in London and has more than 200 employees, ... read more
Orbit International Corp. (NASDAQ:ORBT), a defense electronics
manufacturer, systems integrator and software solution provider today
announced that its Electronics Group has received a contract valued in
excess of $535,000 for its color Mobile Display Terminal (MDT). This
award was received from a leading transportation management company ... read more
HUNTSVILLE, AL -- (Marketwire) -- 06/03/10 --
Wade Patterson, Founder, President and CEO of Synapse Wireless, will present the Sensors Expo Wednesday keynote address: "Machines that Tweet."
Wednesday, June 9, 2010
Sensors Expo (ESC Chicago)
Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
Machine-to-machine (M2M) wireless communication has reached a tipping point. With the cost of technology decreasing, the ease-of-use improving, and reliability increasing, billions of machines and sensors will be embedded with intelligence and networked wirelessly over the next few years. ... read more
ING DIRECT USA, the nation's largest direct bank, today launched a first-of-its kind online calculator to raise consumer awareness about the high cost of overdraft fees. The new overdraft calculator is another added benefit of ING DIRECT's no fee internet checking account, Electric Orange(SM), and it comes one month before new federal rules on overdraft fees take effect. The overdraft calculator is available at: www.ingdirect.com/avoidoverdraftfees.
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Beginning July 1, 2010, consumers must agree or "opt-in" to ... read more
With Father’s Day approaching and 2010 graduates hoping to land a
job in the business world, Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global
provider of office products and services, is the one-stop shop for this
year’s smart gifts to celebrate all dads and grads. From writing
... read more
The news monitoring web site Inbox Robot, often referred to as the "Pandora of individual news reports," has been re-launched as a free application.
EIN News, one of the Internet's oldest and most popular online news-monitoring services, today announces the launch of the 2.0 version of its Inbox Robot News Delivery Platform (http://www.inboxrobot.com), combining advanced state-of-the-art online news-monitoring services with e-mail news delivery.
According to David Rothstein, EIN News' Chief Executive Officer, the company is moving well beyond its competitors in introducing ... read more
Caliper Life Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: CALP) today announced that it will hold a Customer Owner's Group (COG) meeting to be held June 9 and 10, 2010 at Caliper's Hopkinton headquarters. The company will webcast a separate Investor Breakout Session from 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. EDT on Thursday, June 10.
The investor portion of the conference will feature a presentation by Kevin Hrusovsky, President and CEO, who will outline Caliper's strategic priorities and the future direction of Caliper's technologies and services, ... read more
Deltek, Inc. (Nasdaq:PROJ), the leading provider of enterprise
applications software and solutions for project-focused businesses,
today announced a tender offer for 100% of the stock of Maconomy A/S
(Nasdaq OMX: MACO). The offer is for DKK 20.50 (approximately USD $3.39)
for each Maconomy share. The Maconomy ... read more
MicroFirst Inc. has been chosen as the provider of cutting-edge graphics, audio, animation and advanced interactive content for the new Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem. MicroFirst's creative group and in-house audio production team worked in conjunction with Sands Bethlehem's marketing team to develop a custom iVIEW content suite to enhance Sands Bethlehem's patron experience and drive additional excitement and energy to the casino floor. Sands Bethlehem gains a distinct competitive edge with the exciting and eye-catching promotional messaging delivered by ... read more
For the first time, patients being tested for leukemia, lymphoma, and other blood and bone marrow malignancies can be certain that their test results are their own and not those of another patient. PLUS Diagnostics, a leading anatomic pathology company, announced today that it has introduced the industry's first system to eliminate misidentification and matching errors of bone marrow biopsy samples.
The median rate for specimen misidentification among U.S. health care providers including physician offices is as high as 1.31 for ... read more
BEVERLY, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 06/03/10 -- Cellceutix Corporation (OTCBB: CTIX) is pleased to announce that its Chief Financial Officer, Leo Ehrlich, has been featured in an interview with leading online financial publication, CEOCFO Interviews and News. The interview was conducted by CEOCFO Senior Editor Lynn Fosse and highlighted the uniqueness of Cellceutix and the details that make it stand out from all other biotechnology companies in the industry.
In the interview, Mr. Ehrlich discusses the progressions of KM-391, Cellceutix's ... read more
Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange (MITX), New
England’s premier association for Internet business and marketing, has
unveiled the winners of its 7th
Annual MITX Technology Awards. These awards are one of the largest
ceremonies in the region recognizing innovative ... read more
Zeebo, Inc. today announced that two new original titles, Zeebo F.C. Foot Camp and Zeeboids, have launched in Brazil and Mexico. Zeebo F.C. Foot Camp is the first of Zeebo's F.C. (Football Club) soccer games. Zeeboids is an application that enables users to create personalized characters ("avatars") for use in Zeebo F.C. games. Zeebo also announced a partnership with Goal.com, the world's largest website dedicated to soccer.
The two new offerings were created by Zeebo Interactive Studios in Brazil and join ... read more
Shred-it, an information security company that provides secure information destruction services worldwide, is pleased to offer free copier hard drive destruction to every healthcare organization that becomes Shred-it's client in 2010. Shred-it will destroy up to 100 hard drives, a potential value of $1,200.
"Healthcare administrators selling or disposing of used photocopying machines may inadvertently do so without removing and securely destroying the hard drives that contain private medical information," says Vincent R. De Palma, President and CEO at Shred-it, a ... read more
A study demonstrating the cost savings realized through the use of the ChemoFx® Drug Response Marker for assisting selection of treatment in recurrent ovarian cancer was published recently in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology (AJOG).
This economic analysis of recurrent ovarian cancer patients studied the direct costs of chemotherapy for three groups; empiric, assay-assisted, and assay-adherent. This study demonstrated that ChemoFx®-assisted chemotherapy may result in substantially reduced costs compared with empiric therapy.
The publication, titled, "Impact of a Chemoresponse Assay ... read more
Whether they call it football or soccer, fans around the globe will celebrate the 2010 FIFA World Cup from June 11 to July 11. For fans heading to South Africa to see every kick live, Verizon Wireless has them covered with access to International Services. Verizon Wireless customers staying in the United States can watch the action from home with exclusive World Cup mobile content on their phones.
With the following International Services from Verizon Wireless, customers can stay ... read more
Zeebo, Inc. today announced a lineup of forthcoming content from a variety of innovative independent publishers and developers around the world, including Digital Chocolate (US), Fishlabs (Germany), Limbic Software (US), Twelve Interactive (Italy) and Vega Mobile (France). The new content will join dozens of existing titles for the Zeebo 3G-connected digital gaming, entertainment and education platform, which delivers fun and learning to families in emerging global markets. The system is currently selling in Brazil and Mexico, with future rollouts planned ... read more
Within the past two months, the Risk Analysis Center (RAC), Digital Sandbox's flagship risk analysis and preparedness management platform, has been deployed by three new major Urban and State jurisdictions: the Anaheim-Santa Ana Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI) in California, the Twin Cities UASI in Minnesota, and the State of North Carolina. Digital Sandbox leadership cites this as evidence that the RAC is playing an increasingly essential role in how people and critical infrastructure are being protected from natural and ... read more
Sprint (NYSE:S), the first national wireless carrier to offer a 4G
phone, HTC EVO™ 4G, today launched an integrated marketing campaign to
support the phone’s nationwide availability. The campaign links iconic
“firsts” with HTC EVO 4G, which goes on sale nationwide on June 4.
... read more
IDT Corporation (NYSE: IDT; IDT.C) has scheduled its presentation of
financial and operational results for the third quarter of fiscal 2010
(the three months ended April 30th) on June 10, 2010 at 5:15
As in the prior ... read more