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Thursday, February 23, 2012

  • appsbar Introduces Web and Facebook Apps --- NEW YORK, Feb. 23, 2012
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    appsbar (appsbar.com), the free-to-use resource for creating and publishing smartphone apps, is building on its success with the introduction of tools to share apps across websites and social networks. The company has now made it possible for its apps to be shared and used on sites supported by HTML5, including Facebook, enabling appsbar to continue its tremendous growth as a community of do-it-yourself app builders. "appsbar has grown into the leading resource for anyone to build and publish apps, and our ... read more
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    PORTLAND, OR -- (Marketwire) -- 02/23/12 -- Geoloqi, a powerful platform for next-generation location based services, officially launches today along with its language agnostic SDK for iOS and Android, and proprietary API. Geoloqi offers a complete stack of geolocation tools, including geo-fencing, messaging, security and analytics, that empowers the enterprise, government and developers to unlock the full potential of real-time location-based services and easily layer geolocation onto any device or application. The Geoloqi platform disrupts first generation location services ... read more
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    LOUISVILLE, CO -- (Marketwire) -- 02/23/12 -- zColo, a Zayo Group Company, announces it will provide colocation services for Game-Hosting GH AB. Game-Hosting is a gaming service provider that provides a complete hosting service for companies looking to bring their games online. Eirik Pedersen, Sales Manager and co-founder of Game-Hosting, notes, "With Game-Hosting you are most importantly choosing a brain trust above and beyond other hosting partners that provides you with a solution that gives you the dedication and ... read more
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    DALLAS, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 02/23/12 -- Quickoffice, Inc., the global leader in mobile office productivity solutions, today released an update to its iPad application, Quickoffice Pro HD. This update, on the heels of the highly successful holiday release, offers key improvements in compatibility and usability. This version adds the ability to view and edit 2010 Microsoft® Word and Excel files, and view 2010 Powerpoint® files. In addition, it brings innovative desktop-like freeze pane functionality to Excel users. "We ... read more
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    LIVERMORE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/23/12 -- Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today announced the appointment of Keith Deane as senior vice president and general manager for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), effective immediately. Reporting to Epicor President and Chief Executive Officer Pervez Qureshi, Deane will lead operations in EMEA including all sales, services, support and marketing across the region. He is based at the Company's ... read more
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    FOOTHILL RANCH, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/23/12 -- DecisionPoint Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: DPSI), a leading enterprise mobility and RFID systems integrator, today announced the appointment of Stephanie Storm as Director of Operations, a new position at the company. Ms. Storm will be responsible for the management of DecisionPoint's day-to-day sales and fulfillment operations, as well as leading the company's deployment services group and other customer support functions. Ms. Storm's appointment is effective April 2, 2012. "Having recently expanded the ... read more
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    SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/23/12 -- Cytori Therapeutics (NASDAQ: CYTX) will provide a live webcast of its fourth quarter and year end financial results and business update on Thursday, March 8, 2012 at 5:00 PM Eastern Time. Prior to the webcast at approximately 4:05 PM Eastern Time on March 8, Cytori will issue its year end earnings release and post a quarterly shareholder letter to its Investor Relations homepage, which will review Cytori's fourth quarter and full ... read more
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    TEWKSBURY, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/23/12 -- Omnify Software, a leading provider of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software for electronic, medical, mechanical, and defense manufacturers, announces that it has received for the second year in a row the Kinetic Process Innovation Award for excellence in the Product Design Automation category. Now in its 16th year, the awards program recognizes excellence in information technology and this year is sponsored by High Tech Views, an online publication that spotlights technology innovation. Petra ... read more
  • Oracle and Taleo to Host Webcast --- REDWOOD SHORES, CA
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    REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/23/12 -- Oracle and Taleo executives will provide more details on the business and product strategy for the proposed combination during a webcast presentation on Friday, February 24, at 8:00 a.m. PT. Participating in the webcast will be Mark Hurd, President of Oracle, Thomas Kurian, Executive Vice President, Oracle Development, and Mike Gregoire, Chairman and CEO of Taleo. Oracle and Taleo expect to deliver the most comprehensive cloud offering for organizations to manage their ... read more
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    SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/23/12 -- Tensilica®, Inc. and Sensory today announced that the two companies are partnering to bring Sensory's TrulyHandsfree™ Voice Control to Tensilica's leading HiFi Audio DSPs (digital signal processors) for SOC (system-on-chip) designs. Sensory's TrulyHandsfree Voice Control is a finalist in the Best Breakthrough Technology Category for GSMA's Global 2012 awards. The winner will be announced during Mobile World Congress (MWC), the world's largest and leading mobile industry event, held in Barcelona ... read more
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    SANDY, UT -- (Marketwire) -- 02/23/12 -- SecureAlert, Inc. (OTCBB: SCRA) (OTCQB: SCRA), a national leader in offender intervention and tracking technologies widely used by public safety agencies throughout the United States and expanding globally, announced record monitoring revenue results for its first fiscal quarter, ended December 31, 2011. These quarterly results were reported in the Company's Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on February 14, 2011. For the three months ended December ... read more
  • VSS Monitoring Delivers Monitoring Industry's Best ROI --- SAN MATEO, Calif., Feb. 23, 2012
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    VSS Monitoring, the world leader in Network Intelligence Optimization, today introduced a new calculator tool for its network operator customers to measure the ROI of their network deployments. VSS Monitoring also announced that its fixed and mobile operator customers are benefitting from the monitoring industry's highest return on investment at day-one, with Capital Expenditure (CAPEX) reductions of up to 80 percent and Operating Expenditure (OPEX) reductions of up to 50 percent. With the explosive growth of network traffic, network intelligence tools ... read more
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    With the constant evolution of security threats, forward-thinking companies must closely scrutinize their security framework. Key components in an organization's security infrastructure are digital certificates, which not only provide identification assurances, but also support secure data transfer. The IT departments of organizations may be tasked with managing, discovering and monitoring hundreds or even thousands of certificates, a massive duty in the grand scheme of protecting business critical information. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, ... read more
  • CIBER Earnings Release Available on Investor Relations Website --- GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo., Feb. 23, 2012
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    CIBER, Inc. (NYSE: CBR), a global information technology consulting, services and outsourcing company, announced that its 2011 fourth quarter financial results are available on its investor relations website at http://www.ciber.com/news/index.cfm?id=20120223, as well as on Form 8-K which has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and is available on its website at http://www.sec.gov. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20010927/CBRLOGO) As previously announced, CIBER President and Chief Executive Officer Dave Peterschmidt invites you to participate in a conference call or audiocast today at 11:00 a.m. ... read more
  • SPX Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend --- CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 23, 2012
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    SPX Corporation (NYSE: SPW) today announced that its board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.25 per common share payable on April 3, 2012 to shareholders of record on March 14, 2012. Based in Charlotte, North Carolina, SPX Corporation (NYSE: SPW) is a global Fortune 500 multi-industry manufacturing leader with over $5 billion in annual revenue, operations in more than 35 countries and over 18,000 employees. The company's highly-specialized, engineered products and technologies are concentrated in three areas: Flow ... read more
  • Rick Genovese Promoted to CIBER Chief Operating Officer --- GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo., Feb. 23, 2012
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    Dave Peterschmidt, President and Chief Executive Officer of CIBER, Inc. (NYSE: CBR), today announced that Rick Genovese, formerly EVP of CIBER's North America operations, has been appointed Chief Operating Officer (COO) with responsibility for all of CIBER's operating divisions. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20010927/CBRLOGO) "Rick will have direct responsibility for unifying our processes and improving our operations globally," said Peterschmidt. "He has been very successful at strengthening the operational structure, discipline and performance within our North America division since joining CIBER last ... read more
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    Consumer study findings were released today from research commissioned by SocialShield (www.socialshield.com), the leading online monitoring service for kids' social networking activities. The research studies, conducted by comScore and NDP, revealed that less than 8% of parents are aware of cyberbullying incidents involving their own child, despite the fact that other data - including the well-known 2011 Pew Research study - shows that as many as twice that number of children claim to be the victims of cyberbullying. The ... read more
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    SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/23/12 -- Kovair Software www.kovair.com, a leading provider of Integrated Application Lifecycle Management -- ALM -- solutions, announced today the availability of a new OSLC Wrapper product that enables sharing of data through live linking between application lifecycle artifacts originating from multi-vendor ALM tools from HP, Microsoft, Atlassian and others and OSLC standard tools from IBM Rational such as Rational Team Concert - RTC, Rational Quality Manager - RQM and Rational Requirements ... read more
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    BALTIMORE, MD -- (Marketwire) -- 02/23/12 -- 24/7 Mid-Atlantic Network, a high-capacity transport and fiber network provider serving the Baltimore, Washington, D.C. metro and Delmarva Peninsula regions, announces today it is re-launching its company under new ownership. The company has been purchased by GRI Fund L.P., a Baltimore-based investment group with telecommunication investments in the US and Canada. 24/7 Mid-Atlantic Network will use its existing fiber rich network to offer an extended line of services including metro dark fiber, ... read more
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    SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/23/12 -- Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today announced that it has been selected by Telefónica to support the company's newest mobile video pilot in Spain. The trial is designed to deliver mobile video services across both Wi-Fi and 3G networks and will be demonstrated at Telefónica's stand at Mobile World Congress 2012 in Barcelona. Highlights: The Telefónica España pilot is built upon the Cisco® ASR 5000 architecture, a network solution designed specifically for the high-demand ... read more