Conversation, the leading Manhattan-based marketing and advertising agency, was recognized for exceptional work by the Webby Awards, Communicator Awards and The New York Enterprise Report this summer.
"Conversation is honored to be recognized by several prominent organizations," said Frank O'Brien, Founder of Conversation. "These awards are a direct reflection on our agency's abilities to perform in specialty areas and bring results."
There were several honors given to Conversation by the three different organizations. The Webby honors recognized the agency in ... read more
VTech Electronics North America, LLC (www.VTechKids.com) is bringing bigger roars to the toy vehicle aisle as Attila the Ankylosaurus, Span the Spinosaurus and Brok the Brachiosaurus join the other award-winning Switch & Go Dinos on shelves today. All seven durable, unique and collectable Switch & Go Dinos are now available both online and in store at all major retailers, ranging in price from $15.99 to $49.99. In conjunction with the full launch of the toys, VTech is unveiling the 'Show ... read more
"To pin or not to pin?" is a common question for companies today given the rapid growth of Pinterest, a social networking site where users collect and share photos of their favorite interests and hobbies. Despite the virtual pinboard's increasing popularity, however, a new survey by The Creative Group shows few organizations are ready to dive in just yet. Forty-four percent of advertising and marketing executives interviewed said they have no current interest in using Pinterest for business purposes. Only ... read more
Virtualization technology has changed the landscape of IT and data centers, delivering substantial benefits to not only production environments but also in disaster recovery. However, while data centers are becoming increasingly virtualized, most IT operations are a mix of physical and virtual systems - a hybrid environment. According to Gartner, "as of early 2012, 50 percent of all installed workloads were running in VMs."*
While newer applications may run exclusively on virtual workloads, there are still many mission-critical applications running on ... read more
Nexenta Systems, the world leader in OpenStorage solutions, is pleased
to announce that the Storage Director Z250VDI appliance from Pogo
Storage, running NexentaVSA for View, has been certified by VMware.
Following rigorous testing of a proof-of-concept, the system has been
recognized as a VMware-certified solution in ... read more
Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS), an international communications and
information technology company, has been awarded a $46 million contract
to provide enterprise IT support services for the North American Air
Defense Command (NORAD) and U.S. Northern Command (USNORTHCOM),
primarily located at Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado. The total ... read more
CardioFocus, Inc., developer of the HeartLight® Endoscopic Ablation System (EAS) for the treatment of atrial fibrillation (AF), announces that its technology will be highlighted in two presentations during the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress 2012, in Munich, Germany, August 25-29. In addition, the technology will be featured at an evening academic symposium, where cardiology thought leaders will discuss their experiences with the HeartLight system.
Stephen Sagon, President and CEO of CardioFocus, said, "The findings presented at this meeting examine ... read more
Today, Nikon Inc. announced the innovative COOLPIX S800c, Nikon's first Wi-Fi compact digital camera to incorporate Nikon's powerful camera imaging technologies and the boundless capabilities of an Android Operating System (OS). Designed for the always connected individual, the S800c delivers the high picture quality and superior performance expected from a Nikon camera coupled with communication functions and app-based versatility of a smartphone or tablet.
The new S800c answers the call for users who need the ability to capture photos and HD ... read more
For the compact camera user only satisfied with the very best, today Nikon Inc. introduced its new flagship COOLPIX camera, the P7700. This powerful and versatile point-and-shoot camera features a sharp 7.1x zoom NIKKOR ED glass lens with a maximum aperture of f/2 and a 12.2-megapixel CMOS sensor. Conveniently compact and loaded with innovative features and manual controls, the COOLPIX P7700 will capture still images and Full HD 1080p video with stunning sharpness and vivid color, whether used as the ... read more
Today, Nikon Inc. announced the new COOLPIX S01, an ultra-compact camera that combines Nikon imaging technology, style and affordability into an ultra-mini camera body that's easy to use. Its compact size makes the camera small enough to fit into a user's pocket, so they can take it with them anywhere, whether spending a day on-the-go or a night out on the town.
The new COOLPIX S01's attractive, beautiful styling screams to be seen and encourages users to carry it everywhere ... read more
Salesify, a global B2B lead generation company, announced today that it has been named to the Inc. 500|5000 list of America's fastest growing private companies for the third year in a row.
In the midst of an economic downturn, the companies on Inc.'s 500|5000 list are proof that the business sector is moving forward and doing its part to stimulate the economy. In the past year, Salesify's client base has significantly increased, proving that companies in the US and around ... read more
API Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:ATNY) (“API”, “API Technologies”, or the
“Company”), a trusted provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and
security solutions for critical and high-reliability applications, today
announced it has received a $1.6 million order to provide critical
electronic assemblies for rail transport systems to a Fortune 100 ... read more
Property and casualty insurance predictive analytics provider Valen
Technologies announced today its substantial momentum with a new product
for homeowners carriers, launched in March of this year. As the only
offering of its kind in market, PropertyRight enables homeowners
carriers to use predictive scores to quote ... read more
Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT) announced today that, through its wholly-owned
subsidiary, Memec Group Limited, it has closed the tender offer bid for
Internix, Inc. (TSE: 2657). Approximately 92% percent of the outstanding
shares of Internix's common stock on a fully diluted basis were validly
tendered and ... read more
Innovation. Imagination. Integration. IBT, a leading innovator of best
of breed solutions that provide complete enterprise automation for
financial institutions, today announced that Texas-based Las
Colinas Federal Credit Union (FCU) has completed the installation of i2CUBC,
its Credit Union Branch Capture forward presentment technology. Tellers
... read more
Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUAN) today announced that Siemens
Enterprise Communications has integrated Nuance’s Dragon Voicemail to
Text into its OpenScape Xpressions Unified Messaging solution. As a
result, Siemens Enterprise Communications customers are able to receive
transcriptions of voicemail messages delivered directly to their email
... read more
Go Comb, Inc., a Miami, Florida-based company specializing in the
development of Internet-based applications, communication, services and
accessories, has announced the launch of a new search engine,
GoComb.com™ that will enhance the online search experience while
addressing consumer privacy concerns.
... read more
One of the leading networks of forum communities on the Internet,
CrowdGather (OTCQB:CRWG) today announced that the company’s Chairman and
CEO Sanjay Sabnani, will present to investors at the 2012 Rodman &
Renshaw Annual Global Investment Conference in the Technology Track to
be held September 9-11, ... read more
Continuing its strong international growth, financial software provider BlackLine Systems has opened offices in five new cities - Atlanta, Chicago, London, New York City, Portland, Ore. - complementing the company's existing operations in Sydney and headquarters in Los Angeles. BlackLine plans to open additional offices in Europe by the end of the year.
The company has added a large number of internationally based organizations recently, as well, such as Lafarge SA in France, Tenneco Gmbh in Germany, Fujitsu A/S ... read more