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Monday, October 10, 2011

  • Posted at 10:14 AM
    The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) joins in grieving the untimely death of Apple Co-Founder Steve Jobs from pancreatic cancer. Jobs' death comes on the heels of other high profile deaths from the disease - those of Nobel Laureate Ralph Steinman last week, and actor Patrick Swayze two years ago. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110215/NY48642LOGO) These deaths bring to light a disease with an extremely poor prognosis for which there are limited therapies. The five-year relative survival rate for this patient population is less than ... read more
  • Posted at 10:14 AM
    Additech, North America’s leading outsourced operator of at-the-pump interactive merchandising systems, today announced that its board of directors has named Bolling H. (Bo) Sasnett, III to serve as the company's President and Chief Executive Officer. Bo Sasnett joins Additech, Inc. as CEO, October 2011. ... read more
  • Posted at 10:01 AM
    BMC Software (NASDAQ: BMC) will report second-quarter fiscal 2012 results on October 26, 2011. BMC will host a conference call at 4 p.m. US Central Time to discuss financial results for the quarter. Those interested in participating may call ... read more
  • Take A Stand Against Domestic Violence With Verizon Wireless --- BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Oct. 10, 2011
    Posted at 10:00 AM
    Nearly one in four women will be the victim of domestic violence and nearly three out of four Americans know someone who has been a victim of domestic violence. Verizon Wireless through HopeLine® from Verizon is helping consumers spread awareness about domestic violence and aid in its prevention during Domestic Violence Awareness Month and year-round. This October, everyone has several options to join in and make a difference with Verizon Wireless. Join our Journey of Hope Verizon, through HopeLine from ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    Responding to the need to make gun shields easier to transport on vehicles, BAE Systems developed the Marine Corps Transparent Armored Gun Shield – Reducible (MCTAGS-R), a gunner protection system collapsible for shipment. The new gun shield will be on display at the Association of the ... read more
  • Posted at 9:54 AM
    LOS ANGELES, Oct. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WHOBaldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza and Susan G. Komen for the Cure® Los Angeles County Affiliate WHAT Grand Opening of PINK, the first ever pop up store in Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza history, in celebration of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October. Store event schedule includes Makeover Mondays; mini Race for the Cure events on Tuesdays and Wednesdays for shoppers who walk the mall for exercise; Lunch & Learn events on Thursdays to learn more ... read more
  • Posted at 9:52 AM
    ST. LOUIS, MO -- (Marketwire) -- 10/10/11 -- The United States is facing a looming physician shortage and an abundance of doctors nearing retirement. The need for effective physician recruitment by hospitals and group practices -- particularly in rural and underserved areas -- is greater than ever. The St. Louis based company, PracticeMatch, leads the charge in helping health care organizations across the country to more effectively and cost-efficiently recruit quality physicians. PracticeMatch released today a reengineered version of ... read more
  • Posted at 9:49 AM
    The SAE Foundation is a finalist in the "Partnering for Excellence: Innovations in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Education" competition hosted by Carnegie Corporation of New York, The Opportunity Equation, and Ashoka Changemakers. The goal of the competition is to find innovative solutions for bringing science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) professionals into public schools to offer their talent, knowledge and real-world skills to students. The SAE Foundation is nominated for its "Classroom to College STEM Connection" program, which aims to ... read more
  • Posted at 9:35 AM
    The number of Americans who are obese will increase to 164 million, or half of the entire population in less than twenty years, a recent study says. 1 800 GET THIN associates with professionals that provide services specifically designed for individuals suffering from obesity and associated diseases resulting from obesity. Our goal, as well as the goal of the centers and professionals we work with, is to attain a healthier and happier life for these individuals. Many scientific studies have ... read more
  • Posted at 9:34 AM
    Datzap, LLC is an Ohio based satellite telecommunications company that has been attempting to get a license to sell its services in Costa Rica. This license should have been granted routinely under the terms of CAFTA. We can all agree free trade agreements (FTAs) have the potential for providing enormous economic benefits when all participating nations honor their commitments from inception. However, when the environment is such that only the U.S. follows the agreement while its trade partners ignore ... read more
  • Posted at 9:30 AM
    NBAA Trade Show -- Enflite, Inc., the interior and galley products division of LifePort, Inc., today announced the signing of an agreement to provide customized interior cabin mechanisms and galley appliances for Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation's G650 newly designed aircraft cabin. LifePort is a Sikorsky Aerospace Services (SAS) company - the aftermarket division of Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080904/NETH086LOGO ) "Gulfstream's aircraft are some of the most technologically advanced business jets in the industry. ... read more
  • Posted at 9:30 AM
    NBAA -- Associated Aircraft Group (AAG) announced today it is accepting deposits for the Sikorsky S-76D(TM) helicopter in Sikorsky Shares, the Sikorsky fractional ownership program. The S-76D helicopter is a highly advanced and much anticipated new model for executive transport and other missions. AAG is a subsidiary of Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., which is part of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20060403/SIKORSKYLOGO) The aircraft features industry-leading technologies, including de-icing so that the S-76D helicopter can be flown during unpredictable winter weather. ... read more
  • Posted at 9:28 AM
    Acclaimed actor/producer John Stamos will host an evening of entertainment and empowerment benefiting mothers2mothers International, a nonprofit that works to prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Africa. The event, to be held on November 3rd at 6pm, will feature a musical performance by AMERICA, whose 40-year career has produced 16 albums and a number of chart-topping hits, including "A Horse With No Name," "Sister Golden Hair," and "Ventura Highway." "Helping Change Happen: An Evening of Music, Merriment, and Making a ... read more
  • Posted at 9:24 AM
    The uninsured and underinsured and their employers now have a new cost effective health coverage insurance solution as the result of a new benefit website that went live today. OutsourceOne has added a new concept, eKydos, to their traditional employee benefit and back room (BPO) administration services. The website can be searched at eKydos.com. eKydos (Greek for "praise" or "acclaim") is the name of a new program offering a diversified portfolio of benefits and health insurance products being offered online at ... read more
  • Posted at 9:20 AM
    Voip-Pal.Com Inc. ("Voip-Pal") (VPLM: OTC Pink sheets) is pleased to announce that it will begin re-deployment of its VoIP products and services using AWARD WINNING* softswitch platform and mobile dialers (apps) provided and customized by VoipSwitch Inc., a subsidiary of VoiceServe Inc. (VSRV: OTC BB) "Voip-Pal will be using a management softswitch platform and the latest in mobile apps provided and customized by VoipSwitch Inc. to re-deploy our retail site www.pointsphone.com," states Dennis Chang, President of Voip-Pal. "Our three year ... read more
  • Posted at 9:15 AM
    The non-Facebook category of social gaming will represent the bulk of worldwide revenue generated in the social gaming market, exploding from $3.2 billion to $5.6 billion in 2014, according to a new white paper released by leading social games and apps platform Viximo. The study, conducted ... read more
  • Posted at 9:15 AM
    Verizon Wireless today announced it is bringing the world’s first large-scale 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network to the Greater Providence area on November 17. Verizon Wireless’ 4G LTE network will be available in 178 cities across the country on November 17 and currently supports 13 ... read more
  • Posted at 9:15 AM
    Endeavour - The Mobility Company, an Austin based software company focused on enabling enterprise mobility across various industries, today announced a strategic advancement to it's offering - mCoE - A Mobile Center of Excellence. The mCoE is a joint collaboration between a customer's I/T, business and Endeavour's mobile experts in bringing the latest technologies, innovations, ideas and processes to a customer, as they implement the fast growing mobile technology solutions within their enterprise. Based on a successful piloting of ... read more
  • Verizon Wireless Showcases Private Applications Store for Business at CTIA --- SAN DIEGO, and BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Oct. 10, 2011
    Posted at 9:15 AM
    As corporations grapple with the onslaught of consumer devices and applications in the workplace, Verizon Wireless has addressed this pain point with its new offering, the Private Applications Store for Business. Today from CTIA Enterprise and Applications(TM) 2011 (booth #117), Verizon Wireless will publicly demonstrate this new service that enables the choice that employees demand with the controls businesses require to further extend and build the integrity of the mobile office. The Private Applications Store for Business is operating system ... read more
  • Posted at 9:13 AM
    SCOTTSDALE, AZ -- (Marketwire) -- 10/10/11 -- EmpowHER, an award-winning social health company for women, announces today a partnership with the Arizona Bioindustry Association (AZBio), the state's leading trade association for organizations involved in the biosciences. The partnership will provide the EmpowHER.com audience with new digital content showcasing the latest and greatest innovations in healthcare and biotechnology that come as a result of the work of AZBio member organizations. And, will provide AZBio the social health platform to ... read more