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Monday, October 17, 2011

  • CIT Launches Online Bank --- NEW YORK & SALT LAKE CITY
    Posted at 4:30 AM
    CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT), a leading provider of financing to small businesses and middle market companies, today announced the launch of its online FDIC-insured consumer bank, CIT Bank (BankOnCIT.com). “The launch of ... read more
  • Posted at 4:30 AM
    Penguin Computing, experts in high performance computing (HPC) solutions, announced today that the company has been recognized as one of the 50 fastest growing private companies in Silicon Valley by the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal. "Penguin Computing has benefited from ... read more
  • Posted at 4:30 AM
    Desktone, Inc., the pioneer of Desktops as a Service (DaaS), today announced it is partnering with VMware to deliver a new desktop as a service solution. The solution will make it easy for service providers to offer full-featured, highly cost-effective virtual desktops. ... read more
  • Posted at 4:30 AM
    BOTHELL, WA -- (Marketwire) -- 10/17/11 -- Marina Biotech, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRNA), a leading oligonucleotide-based drug discovery and development company, announced today that it has entered into a purchase agreement with Lincoln Park Capital Fund, LLC ("LPC"), a Chicago-based institutional investor, whereby LPC has committed to invest, at the Company's sole option, up to $15 million of equity capital. "LPC has participated in the past as an institutional investor in Marina and we look forward to working with them ... read more
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    "During these economically stressed times, when 90% of people believe we are in a bad economy, it's even more important to know what products will save you money down the road. Reliability is one of the best indicators of how much your technology will cost you over the long haul," stated David Milman CEO of RESCUECOM. The Computer Reliability Report gives an unbiased summary of the most reliable personal computer manufacturers. The top five brands with the best overall reliability in ... read more
  • Posted at 4:16 AM
    NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 10/17/11 -- As corporations become more mobile, connection solutions allowing employees to connect directly with the corporate server are growing in appeal. The quickly expanding 4G Wireless market is providing a boost to companies that have a strong portfolio of information technology patents. The Bedford Report examines the outlook for companies in the Technology sector and provides equity research on VirnetX Holding Corporation (NYSE Amex: VHC) and Tellabs, Inc. (NASDAQ: TLAB). Access ... read more
  • Posted at 4:16 AM
    NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 10/17/11 -- As corporations become more mobile, connection solutions allowing employees to connect directly with the corporate server are growing in appeal. The quickly expanding 4G Wireless market is providing a boost to companies that have a strong portfolio of information technology patents. The Bedford Report examines investing opportunities in the Communications Equipment Industry and provides stock research on Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE: ALU) (PARIS: ALU) and InterDigital, Inc. (NASDAQ: IDCC). Access to the ... read more
  • Posted at 4:15 AM
    Meritor WABCO Vehicle Control Systems and Takata Corp.'s U.S. subsidiary, TK Holdings, Inc., have signed a letter of intent to establish a strategic alliance in which the companies will work together to develop new active safety systems products for North American commercial vehicles. The alliance was announced at the American Trucking Associations Management Conference & Exhibition. Under this agreement, Meritor WABCO will market and distribute Takata's SafeTrak® lane departure warning systems - Truck Interface Module (TIM) and Fleet Management ... read more
  • Posted at 4:15 AM
    LifeProof, the provider of all-protective, everyday cases for smartphones and tablet PCs, today announced it has received the top CTIA Hot for the Holidays Award in the Fitness Buff category. The third annual Hot for the Holidays Awards honored the most innovative, functional, creative and cutting-edge mobile consumer products and applications. Winners were announced on October 12 at CTIA ENTERPRISE & APPLICATIONS(TM) 2011 at the San Diego Convention Center. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110223/MM53531LOGO) LifeProof is ideal for outdoor and fitness enthusiasts as ... read more
  • Posted at 4:15 AM
    Today, Wellmunity Technology announced the first of its kind home-based PC software for those living with cancer, their caregivers and families. Med-Track 360 software empowers those who are actively touched by cancer to proactively manage their care. The software provides patients and their caretakers with the missing link in electronic medical records -- their own unique and personal patient records -- Med-Track 360. Med-Track is a reasonably priced, secure, PC-based, patient-centric software program specifically developed for cancer survivors and their caregivers. ... read more
  • Posted at 4:15 AM
    Diskeeper Corporation today announced from the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2011 that their newest release, V-locity® 3, brings critical benefits to virtualization and private cloud implementation not otherwise obtainable. Diskeeper Corporation is extremely well versed in the needs of the ... read more
  • Posted at 4:13 AM
    Lecture and presentation capture will be receiving a major upgrade this fall with the launch Camtasia Relay 4.0. This morning at the 2011 EDUCAUSE Annual Conference, TechSmith Corporation announced three new features for Camtasia Relay, which are being added due to popular demand. ... read more
  • Posted at 4:10 AM
    INEX Technologies, a leading supplier of automated solutions for violation enforcement who market their products and services under the INEX/ZAMIR brand, announce the launch of TaP, a comprehensive data mining tool designed to greatly reduce the necessity for human review of video data in the violation processing segment of existing and future toll roads. TaP, which stands for Time and Place, uses the daily results from the human review station, along with other license plate data generated in the back ... read more
  • Man Manages Chronic Pain, Now Fights for Others --- AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 17, 2011
    Posted at 4:10 AM
    As accidents go, it didn't appear to be life-changing. Finish Carpenter Bob Harris of Akron, Ohio, severely injured his knee when his foot was stuck in a scaffolding bucket on a work site. That was over 11 years ago when he was 40. It began a series of events that almost defy reality. Since that day he has undergone 16 surgeries, including two total knee replacements and two total hip replacements, has seen twenty different doctors, and is left a 52-year-old man ... read more
  • Posted at 4:10 AM
    Rochester Medical Implants (http://www.rmi.us.com), a contract manufacturer of orthopaedic implants and precision products, announced today that it has relocated corporate offices and manufacturing operations to their new facility in Noblesville, Indiana. In acknowledgement of the location change, the company will change its name to RMI. Website and email addresses will be unaffected. The new facility is a modern 33,000-square foot building providing increased capacity and opportunity for enhanced capabilities and services. All CNC equipment has been relocated and additional capital purchases ... read more
  • Posted at 4:10 AM
    States are aggressively looking for ways to boost taxes and are focusing on additional sales taxes. If you sell products or services across state boundaries, you need to stay up-to-date on which rules apply in each state in which you do business. Otherwise, you may be violating tax laws and subject to liability, penalties and interest. Audits of U.S. businesses, involving fees and penalties, are on the rise. Definitions of "Nexus" and registration rules are changing rapidly, making it nearly impossible ... read more
  • Posted at 4:10 AM
    Voyager, a member of Cambium Learning Group serving at-risk and special student populations through strategic and intensive comprehensive interventions, will host a complimentary, one-hour webinar featuring education author, John Woodward, Ph.D., on Wednesday, October 19, 2011, at 4:00 p.m. Central Time. The webinar, For Every Student to Succeed, Something Different Has To Happen, will address how to successfully support struggling math students. Dr. Woodward will discuss the importance of developing a deeper understanding of the prevailing characteristics of ... read more
  • Posted at 4:07 AM
    DDC-I, a leading supplier of software and professional services for mission- and safety-critical applications, today announced the availability of the world’s first commercial real-time operating system (RTOS) products supporting the ARINC Specification 653, Part 4 strict subset. The Part 4 subset has been specifically defined for ... read more
  • Posted at 4:07 AM
    The following release was written by Samantha Macher: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111017/DC87070LOGO) Imagine a crisp fall day in rural Middleburg, Virginia. Leaves of red and orange dangling lithely from their branches, cool air rushing down the sidewalk, briskly sweeping away the heat of the long summer days, your feet pounding against the pavement as you finish the tenth mile of your marathon training -- Autumn has finally arrived in the Washington, D.C. area. Gone are the dog days of summer, as the season ... read more