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Thursday, December 8, 2011

  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    LightSquared(TM), a wholesale carrier building a nationwide wireless broadband network that will create consumer choice and drive industry innovation, and FreedomPop, a disruptive new company that will offer free broadband and voice services to all Americans, have signed a wholesale network agreement. FreedomPop is spearheaded by Niklas Zennstrom, co-founder of Skype, and his venture capital firm Atomico. The company will launch in 2012 with its ultimate objective to ensure that every American has access to fast, free and convenient communication services. ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    Inuvo®, Inc. (NYSE Amex: INUV), an online marketing technology and services company, in concert with its potential acquisition partner Vertro™ (NASDAQ: VTRO), has completed an analysis of consumer shopping trends this holiday season. ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    (except for per share data or where otherwise noted, numbers are in thousands) Bio-Reference Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ: BRLI) announces best-ever quarterly and annual fiscal year results for revenues, earnings and cash. The Company recorded Q4FY11 revenues of $151,297, the strongest quarterly revenues in corporate history and ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    Verint® Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: VRNT) today announced that Frost & Sullivan, a global growth consulting company, has recognized it with two global innovation awards--the 2011 “Asia Pacific Call Monitoring Systems Vendor of the Year” and the “Latin America Customer Value Enhancement ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    To more accurately reflect its purpose as an emergency identification and notification service, Invisible Bracelet (iB) has been renamed ICEdot, which stands for In Case of Emergency. “Since we launched iB in 2009, our products and services have advanced ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and DC Entertainment today announced that the Batman: Arkham City Lockdown App for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch is now available on the App Store. Based on DC Comics’ core Batman license, the app brings the Batman: Arkham City™ franchise, one of ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    Online video conferencing innovator Nefsis® today announced that Advancial Federal Credit Union (Advancial), a full-service financial institution, deployed the company's multiparty web and video conferencing cloud-based software solution to connect branch offices located throughout the United States. Advancial's workforce consists of more than 160 employees and, with branches located in four states ranging in distance from Dallas to Alaska, in-person training meetings and related travel expenses were soaring. As a result of the video conference technology, Advancial was able to ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    Sanmina-SCI Corporation (Nasdaq: SANM), a leading manufacturing solutions company making some of the world's most complex and valuable optical, RF, electronic and mechanical products, and TrueNorth Avionics, a leading innovator in airborne telecommunications solutions for voice, Internet data and Wi-Fi, today jointly announced that Sanmina-SCI will manufacture TrueNorth's in-cabin telecommunications equipment for business aircraft at its Ottawa, Ontario, Canada facility. (Logo: <font size="2" face="Arial">http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110707/SF30965LOGO</font>) "We are very impressed with Sanmina-SCI's depth of domain expertise in communications network products, wireless and product ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    Metabolex today announced positive results from its clinical study of arhalofenate in combination with febuxostat (Uloric(TM), Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited). A key goal in the treatment of gout is to address the patient's underlying hyperuricemia by treatment with drugs that lower serum uric acid (sUA). In the US, the goal of treatment is to reduce sUA levels to below 6 mg/dL. However, patients with severe tophaceous gout would benefit from reducing their sUA values below 5 or even 4 mg/dL ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    Zilog, a wholly-owned subsidiary of IXYS Corporation (NASDAQ:IXYS) and a trusted supplier of application-specific, embedded microcontroller (MCU) system-on-chip (SoC) solutions for industrial, power management and consumer applications, today introduced its new RF wireless platform. The platform is integrated in a module that targets the needs for ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    NASHVILLE, TN -- (Marketwire) -- 12/08/11 -- DHS Holding, Co. (PINKSHEETS: DHSM) -- Charlie Barrett, President of DHS Holding, Co., announces today that it has acquired 100% of SalesKing.com. SalesKing.com is one of the country's largest business and consumer databases. SalesKing.com sells portions of its database to customers based on their desired geographical and consumer preferences. The database is comprised of names, addresses, email addresses and phone numbers. This information is vital to any business looking to market their ... read more
  • Posted at 5:25 AM
    The Chertoff Group, a global security advisory firm founded by Michael Chertoff, former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), is pleased to announce the opening of a new office in San Francisco. Founded in 2009, The Chertoff Group provides consulting, business development, and merger and acquisition (M&A) advisory services for clients in the security, defense and government services industries. "We are excited to be expanding our presence in Silicon Valley - the heart of innovation and home ... read more
  • Posted at 5:22 AM
    RENO, NV -- (Marketwire) -- 12/08/11 -- VisualMED Clinical Solutions Corp. (The "Company") (PINKSHEETS: VMCS) (FRANKFURT: VA6) announces it will be providing structured medical content to a provider of software integration services serving major drug developers. The latter seek new forms of standardization designed to both reduce cost and save precious time to market. The use of standardized clinical workflow engine and analysis should have a positive impact in moving forward phase II clinical trials. The deal is worth ... read more
  • Posted at 5:20 AM
    AccuFund, Inc., provider of financial reporting and accounting software for non-profit, municipal and government organizations, today announced it has received the Campbell Award for Highest Customer Satisfaction. The award is based on customer feedback in an independent nationwide survey conducted by research firm Campbell Rinker. The firm polled 1,987 users and purchase decision-makers of accounting software at U.S. nonprofits, finding a high proportion of AccuFund customers would recommend the AccuFund Accounting Suite to others. "The Campbell Awards recognize exceptional performance in ... read more
  • Posted at 5:18 AM
    SYSPRO, a developer of best-of-breed, award-winning enterprise resource planning (ERP) software for on-premise and cloud-based utilization, today announced that the firm has entered a strategic partnership with Ontario, Canada-based Manufacturing Systems Corp., a leading provider of advanced ... read more
  • Posted at 5:18 AM
    DALLAS, TX -- (Marketwire) -- 12/08/11 -- FireHost, a secure cloud hosting company, is planning substantial expansion in 2012 following a record-breaking year for the company. 2011 for FireHost included protecting customers from over 50 million cyber attacks, launching the industry's first ever PCI DSS 2.0 compliant public cloud, securing $10 million in funding, and more than doubling its customer base. New customers include many Fortune 50 and Fortune 500 companies such as Atlas Van Lines, Fossil, and ... read more
  • Posted at 5:15 AM
    Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ:NKTR) today reported that its partner Affymax, Inc. announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Oncologic Drugs Advisory Committee (ODAC) voted 15 to 1, with 1 abstention, that peginesatide demonstrated a favorable benefit/risk profile for use in the treatment of dialysis patients with anemia due to chronic kidney disease (CKD). Nektar and Affymax have an exclusive agreement under which Nektar provides Affymax with its proprietary PEGylation technology for use in peginesatide. Under the terms of the ... read more
  • Posted at 5:15 AM
    Instem, a leading provider of early development software applications, announced today that China’s National Center for Safety Evaluation of Drugs (NCSED) has selected Instem’s Provantis® software solution suite to automate their preclinical study processes. ... read more
  • Posted at 5:12 AM
    The “Aerospace Technology” online trade show and event on November 16, 2011 hosted by GlobalSpec and supported by SAE International drew more than 1,400 participants, with 80 percent of attendees reporting they are decision makers within their organizations. The free virtual conference is now ... read more
  • Posted at 5:10 AM
    Are you ready to start the New Year with a dose of extra luck? Celebrate an ancient Chinese folk custom beginning Lunar New Year's Eve on January 23, 2012. This Chinese tradition, which involves wearing or displaying Chinese astrological animal charms that bring luck and prosperity, commemorates the Chinese New Year, a two-week long celebration that ends with the Lantern Festival on Feb. 6, 2012. According to Feng Shui expert Marina Lighthouse, the Chinese Zodiac has 12 animal signs, each ... read more