Technologies, the leading provider of Social CRM solutions to power
the customer network, today announced a call for speakers and sponsors
for the second annual Social CRM Virtual Summit to be held on November
10, 2010. Lithium is compiling the agenda, which includes Social CRM ... read more
Media, the interactive media company, launched today from TelcoTV
2010 and unveiled Panorama,
the company’s new television widget platform. Panorama is designed for
IPTV and television service providers who want to make it easy for
consumers to access personalized ... read more
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has awarded TASC, Inc. the first task order under its $350 million Test and Evaluation Support Services (TESS) program. Under the contract, TASC will be responsible for testing and evaluating TSA equipment and operations at many locations across the United States. This first TESS contract is valued at nearly $4.1 million for a six-month period of performance.
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The scope of the contract covers a range of advanced engineering services, ... read more
Omeros Corporation (Nasdaq: OMER), a biopharmaceutical company committed to discovering, developing and commercializing products focused on inflammation and disorders of the central nervous system, today announced that a compound identified by the Company as an antagonist of GPR87, an orphan GPCR recently unlocked for drug development by Omeros and linked to squamous cell carcinoma, potentiates the tumor-killing activity of doxorubicin (Adriamycin), a widely used chemotherapeutic agent. This is the first compound in a series of GPR87 antagonists exclusively identified by ... read more
EntreMed, Inc. (Nasdaq: ENMD), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing therapeutics for the treatment of cancer, today announced presentations for its Phase 2 oncology drug candidate, ENMD-2076. Data for the ENMD-2076 Phase 1 studies in multiple myeloma and leukemia will be presented by EntreMed investigators at the 2010 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hematology (ASH) to be held December 4-7 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. Both abstracts were accepted for poster presentation at ... read more
OXIS International, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: OXIS; Paris: OXI) today announced that Gemini Pharmaceuticals has made a $250,000 strategic equity investment in the Company accompanied by a $750,000 line of credit.
Under terms of the agreement, Gemini is purchasing 1,666,667 convertible preferred shares at $0.15 per share, approximately a 50% premium over the current market price of OXIS' common shares. The credit line is available to OXIS at a rate of prime plus 2% per year.
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Ardea Biosciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: RDEA), a biotechnology company focused on the development of small-molecule therapeutics for the treatment of serious diseases, today reported recent accomplishments and financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2010.
"Recent data from two clinical studies demonstrate that the combination of RDEA594 with either of the currently marketed drugs for gout, febuxostat (Uloric®) or allopurinol, results in significantly larger reductions in uric acid levels in gout patients than those achieved by dosing either ... read more
Bling Nation today announced that Brookshire Grocery Co., one of the largest regional grocery chains operating in Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas, is bringing "Bling" to their customers in Mt. Pleasant, Texas as an introductory program. Customers will be able to securely and conveniently tap-and-pay for their purchases and earn bank rewards, saving five percent with every transaction up to $100 with their BlingTags at both store locations operating under the banners of Brookshire's and Super 1 Foods.
"Bling Nation has had ... read more
According to the National Retail Federation, Black Friday is known to consumers as the ceremonial kickoff to the holiday shopping season. For the past several years, "Black Friday" has ranked as the largest shopping day of the year in the U.S. and with so much demand surrounding one day it is traditionally one of the most important days for retailers to bring shoppers into their stores with sales and promotions. This season, IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group), the world's largest ... read more
Latens (TelcoTV stand no. 244), the leading provider of software security solutions for Pay-TV across all networks are pleased to report that Latens CAS Release 5 has been named a finalist in this year's TelcoTV Vision Awards, which honor the most innovative and "visionary" new products, services and applications announced in the telecommunications industry in the past year. Latens is honored as a finalist this year for Innovation in Conditional Access.
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Nelnet (NYSE: NNI) today reported base net income of $60.3 million, or $1.23 per share, for the third quarter of 2010, compared with $50.2 million, or $1.01 per share, for the same quarter a year ago. For the nine months ended September 30, 2010, the company reported base net income of $175.3 million, or $3.54 per share, compared with $113.5 million, or $2.30 per share, for the same period in 2009. Base net income excludes litigation settlement and restructuring charges. ... read more
Astera® Software, a leading provider of data integration solutions through its Centerprise® Data Integration platform, announces that its Centerprise Data Integrator for Salesforce has been certified and is available through Salesforce.com's Appexchange (http://sites.force.com/appexchange/home).
The partnership between Astera and Salesforce will provide Salesforce clients with new integration capabilities, delivering improved and more intuitive means to link the Salesforce.com CRM with virtually any enterprise application or database cost effectively and quickly. Astera's Centerprise Data Integrator for Salesforce is intuitive ... read more
Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: NSTC and TASE: NSTC), a global provider of IT
services and solutions, today announced that American Banker, Bank Technology
News and IDC Financial Insights, an independent research services firm, have
named Ness to the FinTech 100 ranking of the top global technology providers
to the financial services industry. Ness Technologies was ranked 51st in the
"Ness Technologies continues to be among the leaders in the financial
technology industry, providing innovative information management and business
intelligence services and solutions to ... read more
GeoLearning, provider of the leading Software as a Service (SaaS) GeoMaestro(TM) Learning Management System (LMS) and comprehensive Managed Learning Services, announced today the creation of the GeoLearning Blog, an e-learning conversation destination for GeoLearning clients, partners, prospective customers and industry professionals.
"The GeoLearning Blog is a wonderful opportunity for us to open up a dialogue and provide a voice in the e-learning industry," said Frank Russell, president and CEO of GeoLearning. "This forum will allow our internal subject matter experts to ... read more
Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) today announced that the company will
webcast its presentations at two upcoming investment conferences.
Illumina will webcast its presentation at the Citi Small/Mid Cap
Conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Tuesday, November 16, 2010. The live
... read more
SuperGen, Inc. (NASDAQ:SUPG), a pharmaceutical company dedicated to the
discovery and development of novel cancer therapies, today announced
that James S.J. Manuso, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer,
will present at the Lazard Capital Markets 7th Annual Healthcare
Conference on Tuesday, November 16th in New York.
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Acacia Research Corporation (Nasdaq:ACTG) announced today that its
Hospital Systems Corporation subsidiary has entered into a license
agreement with RamSoft, Inc. covering a portfolio of patents that apply
to medical picture archiving and communication system (PACS) technology.
This agreement resolves the parties’ dispute that was pending ... read more
Cascade Technologies Corp., (OTCBB: CSDT) announced today that its
wholly-owned subsidiary Spectral Molecular Imaging, Inc. (SMI) has
received a grant under the Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project
(QTDP) program to advance the development of the company’s SkinSpect
system for the detection of melanoma and other skin cancers.
... read more
As millions of Americans flock to theaters to see "The Social Network," millions more are exposing their identities and potentially critical financial information on popular social networking sites. According to the 2010 Social Network Fraud survey of 1,013 U.S. adults, conducted via telephone by Harris Interactive® on behalf of ID Analytics this month, more than 24 million Americans age 18 or older leave their social network profiles mostly public.
Millions more expose key pieces of identity information including date of birth, ... read more