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Wednesday, June 1, 2011

  • Posted at 4:10 AM
    Xilinx Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) today announced that Xilinx Research Labs Fellow, Steve Trimberger, has been chosen by the Association for Computer Machinery (ACM) to be inducted into the class of 2010 ACM fellows for his achievements in computer science and information technology. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20020822/XLNXLOGO) Recognition as an ACM fellow is the most prestigious member grade granted to the top one percent of ACM members for outstanding accomplishments in computing and information technology and/or outstanding service to ACM and the larger ... read more
  • Posted at 4:08 AM
    The Obama administration's vision of giving rural communities better access to computers and high-speed Internet is becoming a reality in Colorado. On May 9, Colorado State Library and Sadler & Dorchester (S&D), a Denver-based marketing firm, launched a public awareness campaign to draw rural residents into local computing centers - and the many worlds they can reach through the Internet. The Broadband Technology Opportunities Program, passed in 2009 as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, gave funding to ... read more
  • Posted at 4:06 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: China In Vitro Diagnostics Market Outlook to 2016 http://www.reportlinker.com/p0240263/China-In-Vitro-Diagnostics-Market-Outlook-to-2016.html?utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=In_Vitro_Diagnostic China In Vitro Diagnostics Market Outlook to 2016 Summary GlobalData's new report, "China In Vitro Diagnostics Market Outlook to 2016" provides key market data on the China In Vitro Diagnostics (IVD) market. The report provides value (USD million), volume (units) and average price (USD) data for each segment and sub-segment within seven market categories - clinical chemistry, genetic testing, histology and cytology, immuno ... read more
  • Posted at 4:03 AM
    Act-On Software, provider of one of the industry’s most popular and fastest growing cloud-based integrated marketing platforms, today announced it has closed $10 million in Series C funding with Trinity Ventures. Act-On has now raised a total of $14 million in 6 months. ... read more
  • Posted at 4:02 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: North American VoIP Access and SIP Trunking Services Markets http://www.reportlinker.com/p0234538/North-American-VoIP-Access-and-SIP-Trunking-Services-Markets.html?utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=VOIP This strategic analysis is part of Frost & Sullivan's continued coverage of the conferencing and collaboration marketplace. Within this analysis, Frost & Sullivan has identified industry challenges, market drivers, restraints, competitive factors, revenues, market shares and key market trends within the North American VoIP access and SIP trunking services market. With extensive primary and secondary research, this analysis provides VoIP ... read more
  • Posted at 4:01 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Osteosarcoma Therapeutics - Pipeline Assessment and Market Forecasts to 2017 http://www.reportlinker.com/p0546797/Osteosarcoma-Therapeutics---Pipeline-Assessment-and-Market-Forecasts-to-2017.html?utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Pathology Osteosarcoma Therapeutics - Pipeline Assessment and Market Forecasts to 2017 Summary GlobalData, the industry analysis specialist, has released its new report, "Osteosarcoma Therapeutics - Pipeline Assessment and Market Forecasts to 2017". The report is an essential source of information and analysis on the global Osteosarcoma Therapeutics market. The report identifies the key trends shaping and driving the global Osteosarcoma Therapeutics market. ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    iLounge, the world's leading independent authority on Apple's iPad, iPhone, and iPod ecosystems, today released the iPad 2 Buyers' Guide, an amazing 146-page compendium of all things iPad. As the sequel to last year's million-plus-downloaded iPad Buyers' Guide, the iPad 2 Buyers' Guide helps readers quickly select the best of Apple's increasingly numerous iPad tablets, accessories, and apps. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110601/LA11495) Continuing the formula of its successful iPod and iPhone guides, iLounge's latest publication includes several key sections. "All About ... read more
  • Rentrak Signs Multi-Year Contract With Media World --- PORTLAND, Ore., June 1, 2011
    Posted at 4:00 AM
    Rentrak Corporation (NASDAQ: RENT), the leader in multi-screen media measurement serving the advertising, television and entertainment industries, today announced a long-term TV Essentials contract with Media World, a subsidiary of Imagina U.S. which is a pioneer production company in the U.S. Hispanic TV industry. The TV Essentials contract will cover four of Media World's networks including Centroamerica TV, Pasiones TV, Teleamazonas and TV Dominicana. "Media World is excited to finally have a measurement service that can accurately reflect the viewership of ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Comedian/Filmmaker/New Yorker Mark Malkoff is a recovering fat kid with lingering body-image issues. He grew tired seeing pictures on TV and in movies of men with six-pack abs. He empathized with women bombarded with images of nearly unattainable bodies of models and celebrities. Malkoff decided to go on a grueling 30-day workout with a killer diet to successfully achieve six-pack abs for his latest video adventure for My Damn Channel. The videos are available now at: www.MyDamnChannel.com/MarkMalkoff. "Men's magazines always have ... read more
  • The Sonim XP3300 Force Keeps Ringing on "Will it Blend" --- SAN MATEO, Calif., June 1, 2011
    Posted at 4:00 AM
    Imagine taking your cell phone and dropping it into the world's strongest blender. What do you think would happen to your shiny screen, precious pictures and contact database? That's right--shredded--unless you have a Sonim phone! Today, the Sonim XP3300 Force survived the Will it Blend challenge, a UNIQUE feat. Even after Tom Dickenson's 30-second test, the phone still rang, could make and receive phone calls. Take a look: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wt1fNKhQdKk. "That's one TOUGH phone," Dickenson states. Compared to the instant phone smoothie ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    PDL BioPharma, Inc. (PDL) (NASDAQ: PDLI) today announced revenue guidance for the second quarter ending June 30, 2011, of approximately $128 million, as compared with actual results of $120 million for the second quarter of 2010, an expected seven percent year-over-year increase. The forecasted growth is primarily driven by increased first quarter 2011 sales of Herceptin®, Lucentis® and Tysabri® for which PDL received royalties in the second quarter of 2011. The second quarter royalty payment received from Genentech included royalties ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    PunchTab, Inc. announced that it has secured $850,000 in seed funds to allow any business or website owner to create a loyalty program in minutes. Sites can immediately reward users for social sharing and ongoing engagement with customized rewards from leading brands. Participating in PunchTab's seed round were Mohr Davidow Ventures, Embarcadero Ventures, and angels Venky Harinarayan, Anand Rajaraman, and Nick Sturiale. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20070702/AQM026LOGO) Philip Seyfi, owner of Japanese language instructional site, NihongoUp.com, says his 40,000 members have responded well to ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Innovations in 3-D IC Design, new FPGA-based processing technologies for embedded systems, IP use and the latest in design tool support will be among the key topics presented by Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) at the Design Automation Conference (DAC) in San Diego from June 5 - 9, 2011. Xilinx CTO and Senior Vice President, Ivo Bolsens, will be among the executives participating in DAC's first Embedded Systems and Software Executive Day, as well as participate in a Pavilion Panel on ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    u-blox, a leading fabless semiconductor provider of embedded positioning and wireless communication solutions for the consumer, industrial and automotive markets, announces the successful demonstration of an enhanced LEA-6H GPS module which also supports GLONASS navigation. The Russian GLONASS satellite system is an alternative as well as complementary system to the US-based Global Positioning System (GPS). It currently has 22 deployed satellites, with the complete constellation of 24 satellites needed for complete global coverage scheduled for end 2011. GLONASS based navigation systems ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Esperance Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced the first closing of a $7.5 million Series B financing. Proceeds from the Series B will support further clinical development of EP-100, the lead cancer-targeting drug candidate from Esperance's Cationic Lytic Peptide (CLYP(TM)) platform technology and the continued expansion of the Company's pipeline. Sanofi led the Series B funding with an investment of $4.5 million, which includes $1.5 million in clinical and regulatory services to support further development of EP-100. In addition, all existing institutional ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    BioDelivery Sciences International, Inc. (BDSI®) (Nasdaq: BDSI) today announced that it has retained The Trout Group, a leading investor relations and strategic advisory firm, to assist in the Company's shareholder communication efforts. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110217/CL49801LOGO ) The Trout Group provides investor relations and advisory services principally for the life sciences industry. Based in New York, The Trout Group has a global reach to the investment community with satellite offices in Boston, San Francisco, London and Shanghai. The Trout Group will ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    BioSpecifics Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ: BSTC), a biopharmaceutical company developing first in class collagenase-based products, today announced that positive data for XIAPEX® (clostridial collagenase histolyticum for injection) were presented at the XVIth Annual Federation of European Societies for Surgery of the Hand (FESSH) Congress which took place in Oslo, Norway at the Oslo Congress Centre on May 26-28, 2011. Pfizer conducted a satellite symposium on XIAPEX treatment for Dupuytren's contracture. "Pfizer had a strong presence at the FESSH Congress, including significant sponsorship ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    ReportsnReports announces it will carry 'The Outlook for Medical Devices in South East Asia' Report in its store Browse the complete Report at: http://www.reportsnreports.com/reports/53540-the-outlook-for-medical-devices- in-south-east-asia.html (Due to the length of this URL, it may be necessary to copy and paste this hyperlink into your Internet browser's URL address field. Remove the space if one exists.) Search 75000+ Market Research Reports at http://www.reportsnreports.com/ Browse All Reports of Medical Devices Market at http://www.reportsnreports.com/market-research/medical-devices/ ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Streamline Health Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq: STRM), a market leading provider of document workflow solutions for hospitals, announced today that a leading New York Healthcare System has contracted with Streamline Health to use the company's Coding Workflow in its two medical centers. Under the terms of the agreement, the healthcare system will access the product using Streamline Health's software-as-a-service (SaaS) model for a term of at least 2.5 years. Streamline Health's Coding Workflow solution streamlines the coding process for medical coders, ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Business management software developer Pronto Software has introduced the new PRONTO-Xi Dimensions, an innovative product that brings together ERP transactions and BI Analytics in a unified, out-of-the-box solution. Launched at Pronto Software's customer conference in Chicago, PRONTO-Xi Dimensions is the 'next generation' smart ERP solution that will transform the way businesses work and receive information. Quick to implement and easy to use, the new release responds to key market needs including instant insight into business performance for faster, smarter decision making ... read more