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Friday, August 19, 2011

  • Posted at 6:13 AM
    Between China’s protective government regulations, expanding access to the Web, and above-average economic growth, Chinese Internet firms are blossoming. And according to the latest Sector Focus commentary by Turner Investments, these favorable conditions may help Chinese Internet companies to generate double-digit earnings growth over the ... read more
  • Posted at 6:07 AM
    Medio Systems, the leading provider of mobile predictive analytics, announced today that Rovio Entertainment Ltd., the creator of Angry Birds, will adopt Medio technology to enhance fan engagement for Rovio’s popular games across all consumer platforms, including Google Chrome, Android devices and Apple’s iPhone and iPad ... read more
  • Posted at 6:05 AM
    Great Wolf Resorts®, Inc. (NASDAQ: WOLF), North America's largest family of indoor waterpark resorts, recently unveiled an innovative new website for its Great Wolf Lodge® brand of resorts, unique in how it integrates social media and guest content. In a departure from most traditional consumer websites that display content written by copywriters, or provide staged static images, the new GreatWolf.com is an interactive, community-focused experience providing new resources which were grounded in user feedback, and designed to demonstrate the ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    EMS Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: ELMG) announced today that its Defense & Space (D&S) division has been awarded a contract with Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems (NGAS) to provide an anti-jam beam-forming network for the fourth Lockheed Martin-built Advanced Extremely High Frequency (AEHF) spacecraft. The contract is valued ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Pitney Bowes Management Services (PBMS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE: PBI), will showcase its legal services, specifically in the areas of eDiscovery services and litigation support services, at the International Legal Technology Association ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Motorola Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: MSI) today announced it has enlisted the support of TIMCO Engineering to serve as an independent Project 25 (P25) interoperability test lab for Motorola ASTRO® 25 system infrastructure. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Compliance Assessment Program ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Dell today announced that it recently received four Partner of the Year Awards at the 2011 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference in Los Angeles. The company was honored last month among the top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    The Premier healthcare alliance today announced new agreements for chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) skin prep products have been awarded to CareFusion 213, LLC. of San Diego; and PDI-Professional Disposables International of Orangeburg, N.Y. Effective ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Indianapolis-based appliance and electronics leader hhgregg (NYSE:HGG) today announced that it will officially Grand Open fourteen new stores in the Chicago area on Thursday, September 15th. Chicago is a new market for hhgregg, and with the opening of 14 new stores, it will become the company’s ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Today, GE (NYSE: GE) announced the acquisition of Commtest, a provider and designer of machinery health information systems. GE Energy’s Bently Nevada product line, a global leader in condition monitoring, will incorporate Commtest products into its portfolio and enhance an already robust lineup. Bently Nevada provides ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX) today announced that it was awarded a 2011 XChange XCellence award in the category of “Breakthrough Technology Vendor” during this year’s XChange Americas event hosted by Everything Channel. The XChange XCellence Award winners are selected by top ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    When Hurricane Katrina passed through the city of Lucedale, Miss., on Aug. 29, 2005, the town of roughly 3,000 was left without power and resources for information such as radio and television. When the city went into recovery mode and assessed the property damage - which totaled about $2.4 million - the community realized that it was time to expand its communications systems. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/4-h-youth-deliver-emergency-preparedness-economic-development-to-hurricane-belt-128032268.html Realizing the need to provide more ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Alexza Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALXA) announced today that the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted the ADASUVE New Drug Application (NDA) as a complete, class 2 response to the FDA's action letter, with an indicated Prescription Drug User Fee Act (PDUFA) goal date of February 4, 2012. On August 4, 2011, Alexza resubmitted the ADASUVE NDA, which seeks marketing approval for the rapid treatment of agitation in adults with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder. Alexza's NDA is based on ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Wireless calling, text messaging and surfing the Web on the Verizon Wireless network is now easier and faster for residents and travelers in Georgia, thanks to heavy investments Verizon Wireless made during the first half of 2011. From January through June, the company installed additional network capacity in 249 cities across the Peach State. The company's ongoing network investment in Georgia now totals more than $1.9 billion since the company was formed in 2000. "These significant investments represent our ongoing commitment ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    As part of its continuing network investment to support growing demand for advanced mobile devices and applications, AT&T* today announced the activation of a new mobile broadband cell site in the Turtle Bay neighborhood of Midtown Manhattan to enhance coverage for consumers and businesses. Enhanced areas of mobile broadband coverage include East 49th Street between 2nd and 3rd Avenues and along 2nd Avenue between East 47th and East 51st Streets. With mobile broadband speeds, AT&T customers can surf the Web, ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    As part of its continuing network investment to support growing demand for advanced wireless devices and services, AT&T* today announced that it has expanded its mobile broadband coverage at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport by completing the installation of a new Distributed Antenna System (DAS) to serve customers throughout the facility. A DAS installation consists of several strategically-placed antennas that distribute AT&T's wireless network coverage throughout BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport, providing for more efficient management of wireless capacity in heavily-trafficked areas. ... read more
  • PRA Strengthens Psychiatry Capabilities --- RALEIGH, N.C., Aug. 19, 2011
    Posted at 6:00 AM
    PRA, a leading Clinical Research Organization, announces the hiring of Dr. Frederick T. Lewis, D.O. as Vice President, Psychiatry - Scientific Affairs in our Therapeutic Expertise group. Dr. Lewis will provide medical and scientific support for PRA project teams and guidance to clients in all aspects of clinical drug development. "Dr. Lewis's exceptional background in psychiatry and broad-ranging industry experience make him an ideal fit for our Therapeutic Expertise group," said Dr. Michael Kirchengast, Vice President and head of PRA's Scientific ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) today announced the immediate availability and free trial of its new Adobe® Digital Enterprise Platform and first set of solutions for Customer Experience Management (CEM). The platform and solutions enable enterprises to bring together marketing and ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that IT analyst firm International Data Corporation (IDC) has ranked IBM number one in Application Management Services market share, as measured by revenue, in its report, "Worldwide and U.S. Application Management Services 2010 Vendor Shares: IDC's Top 10 Vendors." (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO ) According to the IDC report, IBM swept the three Application Management Services (AMS) categories, ranking #1 in Worldwide Discrete, #1 in U.S. Discrete, and #1 in Worldwide Consolidated (Discrete + Bundled). The report states ... read more
  • zAutos Launches New Version of Build Car Application --- IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 19, 2011
    Posted at 6:00 AM
    zAutos.com, a consumer car research website, just launched the newly redesigned version of its Build Car Application, providing car consumers with a wider selection of vehicle images, videos, and pricing information. This interactive feature allows viewers to click on the year, make, model, and trim of their desired vehicle and then customize it down to the very last detail. Users can select different options and packages to change the look of the car or calculate its unique price. The Build Car ... read more