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Thursday, May 26, 2011

  • Posted at 12:45 PM
    The Department of Defense is asking employers to submit their responses to its national survey by the July 6, 2011 deadline. The Department of Defense National Survey of Employers was provided to 80,000 employers of every size and industry, across America. The DoD is using the ... read more
  • Lunarline Advises Kenyan Officials on Cyber Security --- ARLINGTON, Va., March 26, 2011
    Posted at 12:41 PM
    Lunarline discussed options for national level cyber security strategies with 12 senior officials from the Kenyan Ministries of Information and Communications and Finance in December. Participants included The Honorable Samuel Poghisio, Minister, Ministry for Information and Communications. The Kenyan officials were visiting the United States on a ten day Reverse Trade Mission from December 6-17, 2010 with stops in Washington, DC and California. The trip was sponsored by the United States Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) and organized ... read more
  • Posted at 12:39 PM
    Xerox Corporation's (NYSE: XRX) board of directors today declared a quarterly cash dividend of 4.25 cents per share on Xerox common stock. The dividend is payable on July 29, 2011 to shareholders of record on June 30, 2011. ... read more
  • Posted at 12:37 PM
    Manatron, Inc., a global leader in providing integrated property tax and land administration software for governments worldwide, today announced that the state of Maryland is now utilizing the company's GRM customCAMA software to assist with the process of assessing and recording property values, across its 24 county offices. This contract also marks the first statewide implementation for Manatron. Maryland's 24 counties are comprised of more than 2.2 million property accounts. The state originally contracted the project with Software Techniques Inc. (STI), ... read more
  • Posted at 12:30 PM
    Accenture (NYSE: ACN) has been named a leader in the implementation of salesforce.com by Forrester Research Inc. Forrester, a leading industry analyst firm, evaluated a total of 11 companies, placing Accenture among the leaders. The ranking was contained in ... read more
  • Posted at 12:28 PM
    Huddle, the leader in enterprise cloud collaboration and content management, has unveiled an industry-first software adoption guarantee. The move means that IT buyers can now make the leap to cloud computing without the investment risk or concerns about low user adoption and satisfaction. ... read more
  • Posted at 12:22 PM
    Taro Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (“Taro,” or the “Company,” Pink Sheets: TAROF) today provided unaudited financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2011. First Quarter 2011 Highlights ... read more
  • Posted at 12:21 PM
    Rhinestoneshop.com, a top online retailer of rhinestones and rhinestone accessories, is pleased to announce its discount coupon code for June 2011. During the month of June, if you order $60 or more of rhinestones or rhinestone accessories you can get $7 off your order by inputting coupon code "june11" during checkout. There is a limit of two coupon uses per customer. Stay up to date with future coupon codes by following Rhinestoneshop.com on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/Rhinestoneshop. Rhinestoneshop.com has ... read more
  • Posted at 12:19 PM
    PriceGrabber®, a part of Experian, has announced the results of its mobile shopping survey, which shows widespread adoption of smartphones and a passion for getting the best deal have created a mobile shopping culture among consumers. Web-enabled adoption increases during the past four years According to PriceGrabber survey results, 2007 was the first year of mainstream consumer adoption of smartphones, with 11 percent of consumers purchasing their first Web-enabled phone. After 2007, consumer adaptation to smartphones continued to increase, with 16 percent ... read more
  • Posted at 12:18 PM
    A new prostate cancer study published in the New England Journal of Medicine comparing surgical treatment to "watchful waiting" revealed important findings for patients newly diagnosed with prostate cancer and currently debating their treatment options. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110526/NY09899 ) Two of the most commonly offered clinical options for early prostate cancer treatment today are "watchful waiting" and radical prostatectomy (surgical removal of the entire prostate gland). Watchful waiting refers to the doctor and patient's decision to "wait and see" and to ... read more
  • Posted at 12:16 PM
    GRANITE FALLS, NC -- (Marketwire) -- 05/26/11 -- "Extreme Sports Marketing, Inc. f/k/a Exosphere Aircraft Company, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: EXSA)," DBA; Business Continuity Solutions, Inc., (BCS). BCS is a nationwide leader in providing backup and disaster recovery solutions for both on-premise and off-premise applications. "We are excited to announce John Adriatico has joined the company," Ramsey Dellinger, CEO said. "John brings a wealth of new business development experience and he will be instrumental in helping companies evaluate and acquire ... read more
  • Posted at 12:16 PM
    New England Biolabs (NEB), a world leader in the production and supply of reagents for the life science industry, extends its global subsidiary network with the opening of New England Biolabs France, located at Bioparc Genopole in Evry, just south of Paris. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090921/NE79207LOGO-b ) Jim Ellard, President and CEO of NEB Inc., was on hand to officially open the new subsidiary and remarked, "France has a strong life science infrastructure of Pharma, biotech and research institutes. We are proud and ... read more
  • Dare Devil Dive Opens at Six Flags Over Georgia --- AUSTELL, Ga., May 26, 2011
    Posted at 12:14 PM
    Six Flags Over Georgia's 11th roller coaster, the highly anticipated DARE DEVIL DIVE, is now open for thrills! The innovative new coaster sends riders over a 10-story vertical lift at a spine-tingling 95 degrees: beyond vertical! To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, go to: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/sixflags/48781/ (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110526/MM08656 ) Media, roller coaster enthusiasts and professional test pilots from Lockheed Martin Aeronautics were on hand for the launch of the park's latest thrill offering. DARE DEVIL DIVE ... read more
  • Posted at 12:13 PM
    Avnet Technology Solutions, an operating group of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), today announced its selection as a U.S. and Canadian solutions distributor for VCE, the Virtual Computing Environment Company. As a part of this agreement, ... read more
  • Posted at 12:10 PM
    Constellation Energy (NYSE:CEG) has been awarded a new federal contract to continue to provide electricity and renewable energy supply to more than 146 federal and institutional accounts in Washington, D.C. Under terms of the three-year contract with the General Services ... read more
  • Posted at 12:09 PM
    To further assist the residents of Joplin, Mo. in the aftermath of last weekend’s devastating tornado, Sprint (NYSE: S) is proactively waiving late fees; overage charges for voice, text and data; and roaming fees for Sprint services between May 22 and June 22, 2011. This waiver ... read more
  • Posted at 12:07 PM
    REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 05/26/11 -- Zuora, the subscription billing and commerce leader, today announced immediate availability of its May '11 release which adds dozens of new features to the company's 4th generation product for salesforce.com users. Rather than building homegrown integrations or relying on lightweight 3rd party connectors, Zuora customers can leverage Z-Force in order to take advantage of the best-of-breed solutions for CRM and Subscription Commerce for the entire quote-to-cash-to-renewals process. Z-Force enables both ... read more
  • Posted at 12:05 PM
    Imagine if you lived in a world in which functions of an automobile did not all happen simultaneously and automatically. For example, you’re driving your car down the street, and the car very unexpectedly comes to a stop. This happens because the oil pump needs to circulate oil through ... read more
  • Posted at 12:01 PM
    The breadth of lighting solutions from Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, a business region of Avnet, Inc., continues to expand. This year, Avnet’s team of lighting specialists demonstrated solutions using high-brightness light emitting diodes (HBLEDs) and Solid State Lighting from some of today’s leading suppliers. If you ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    SuperGen, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUPG), a pharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery and development of novel cancer therapies, today announced that James S.J. Manuso, Ph.D., president and chief executive officer, will present at RetailInvestorConferences.com. DATE: June 2nd, 2011 TIME: 10:00AM EDT LINK: www.retailinvestorconferences.com> Click the red "register/ watch event now" button. This will be a live, interactive online event where investors are invited to ask the company questions in real-time both in the presentation hall as well as the company's "virtual ... read more