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Thursday, July 7, 2011

  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    FSI International, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSII), a leading manufacturer of surface conditioning equipment for microelectronics manufacturing, announced today that it received a repeat ORION® single wafer cleaning system order from a leading foundry producer. The order is expected to ship in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2011. ... read more
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    Kronos Incorporated customer University of San Diego has been named a Nucleus Research 2011 Technology ROI Award winner. The Technology ROI Awards recognize the top 10 end-user organizations whose technology deployment produced significant financial and business benefits. ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Exact, a leading global supplier of business software, is introducing Exact Synergy for iPhone® and iPad®. The app includes functionality around CRM, HRM and Workflow, and is available on the App Store℠ free of charge for all Exact Synergy users. Exact Synergy for iPhone and iPad ... read more
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    Decision Resources, one of the world’s leading research and advisory firms focusing on pharmaceutical and healthcare issues, finds that although Amylin/Eli Lilly’s Byetta currently commands a higher patient share than Novo Nordisk’s Victoza, more patients were switched from Byetta to Victoza than vice versa (25.2 percent ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Based on customer demand for increased levels of security and enterprise-level capabilities, ShareFile, a leading provider of secure file transfer and full-featured virtual data room solutions that enable companies to exchange large and/or confidential business files, has expanded its product ... read more
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    Intevac, Inc. (Nasdaq:IVAC) will release financial results for its fiscal second quarter ended July 2, 2011 at 1 p.m. PT (4 p.m. ET) on Monday, August 1, 2011. At 1:30 p.m. PT (4:30 p.m. ET) on August 1, Intevac management will host ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    International Rectifier, IR® (NYSE: IRF), a world leader in power management technology, today introduced a family of automotive qualified MOSFETs for a range of applications requiring low on-state resistance (RDS(on)) including heavy load applications used in traditional Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) platforms, micro and hybrid ... read more
  • Posted at 5:45 AM
    Priceline.com (Nasdaq: PCLN) said today that its online airline ticketing service is now booking over 1,000 tickets a day through American Airlines' AA Direct Connect. Priceline.com has been booking tickets through AA Direct Connect for approximately six months. About The Priceline Group The Priceline Group (Nasdaq: PCLN) is a leader in global online hotel reservations, with over 170,000 participating hotels worldwide. The Group is composed of four primary brands - Booking.com, priceline.com, Agoda.com and TravelJigsaw - and several ancillary ... read more
  • Posted at 5:45 AM
    Verizon Wireless smartphone and tablet customers have a variety of ways to monitor and manage their wireless data usage, including new text message alerts that will be sent to smartphone customers to help them keep track of monthly domestic data usage. Starting this week, smartphone users will begin to receive free text message alerts when their data usage crosses thresholds of 50 percent, 75 percent, 90 percent, 100 percent and 110 percent of their data plans' monthly allowances. Customers who ... read more
  • Posted at 5:40 AM
    Wireless Matrix Corporation (TSX: WRX) announced today that it has signed a two-year contract extension providing services to a Pay Television customer’s national fleet of service technicians. Under the extension, Wireless Matrix will continue to provide FleetOutlook® GPS fleet ... read more
  • Posted at 5:39 AM
    ConnectYard, Inc. - the leading provider of social media-based communication solutions for higher education - is delighted to welcome the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education (PASSHE) to a growing list of partners. ConnectYard provides a social media platform specifically designed for higher education that increases student engagement by leveraging the power of social media as a learning tool and facilitating mobile, two-way communication. These valuable, innovative resources ensure students will feel more connected to peers, instructors, and their institution. ... read more
  • Posted at 5:38 AM
    Mortgage rates increased for the second week in a row, with the benchmark conforming 30-year fixed mortgage rate now 4.79 percent, according to Bankrate.com's weekly national survey. The average 30-year fixed mortgage has an average of 0.32 discount and origination points. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040122/FLTHLOGO ) To see mortgage rates in your area, go to http://www.bankrate.com/funnel/mortgages/. The average 15-year fixed mortgage stepped up to 3.9 percent while the larger jumbo 30-year fixed rate climbed to 5.27 percent. Adjustable rate mortgages were higher also, with ... read more
  • Posted at 5:35 AM
    Mad Catz Interactive, Inc. (“Mad Catz”) (AMEX/TSX: MCZ) announced today it has entered into a Publisher License Agreement with Microsoft® Corporation (“Microsoft”). The agreement allows Mad Catz to submit games to be published on the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft. ... read more
  • Posted at 5:34 AM
    CryoLife, Inc. (NYSE: CRY), a leading tissue processing and medical device Company focused on cardiac and vascular surgery, announced today a $3.5 million equity investment in ValveXchange® Inc. ValveXchange is a private medical device company that was spun-off out of Cleveland Clinic to develop a lifetime heart valve replacement technology platform featuring exchangeable bioprosthetic leaflets. Under the agreement, CryoLife will receive an approximate 19% initial equity ownership in ValveXchange as well as the right of first refusal to acquire ValveXchange ... read more
  • Posted at 5:32 AM
    Attensity, the leading provider of text analytics solutions for Customer Experience Management (CEM), today announced a free on-demand webinar series led by noted linguistics expert Dr. David Bean. Holding more than six patents related to text analytics, Bean offers answers to the most pressing questions enterprise organizations are asking about the important details that make a text analytics solution practical in real-world implementations. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110222/SF51317LOGO) "Due to popular demand for our recent Text Analytics 101 Webinar, we put together this on-demand series ... read more
  • Posted at 5:32 AM
    Expedia.com®, the world's largest online travel agency, announced today that, for a limited time, travelers who book qualifying cruise vacations with Expedia® can earn up to 10,000 Expedia Rewards Points. This is the first time Expedia has offered Expedia Rewards Points for cruise vacations. This promotion is open to members of the Expedia Rewards loyalty program. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110121/SF33870LOGO-b) The point breakdown is as follows: -- Earn 1,000 points on cruises between $500 and $999 ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    PLEASANTON, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/07/11 -- Polycom, Inc. (NASDAQ: PLCM), a global leader in unified communications (UC), plans to report the financial results for its second quarter 2011 on Thursday, July 21, following the close of market, with a conference call and webcast at 5 p.m. EDT. Andrew M. Miller, president and chief executive officer, and Michael R. Kourey, chief financial officer, will host the conference call, which will last approximately one hour. To participate from US/Canada, please ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    ANNAPOLIS, MD -- (Marketwire) -- 07/07/11 -- TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in highly reliable and secure mobile communication technology, will hold a conference call on Thursday, July 28, at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time to discuss results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2011. Financial results will be issued in a press release after the close of the market on the same day. TeleCommunication Systems' chairman, president and CEO, Maurice B. Tosé, and senior ... read more
  • Posted at 5:30 AM
    Glu Mobile Inc. (Nasdaq: GLUU), a leading global publisher of 3D social mobile games for smartphone and tablet devices, today announced its Space City App for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch is now available on the App Store. Space City is Glu's first fully 3D city building game with a galactic spin. In Space City, players get to colonize and transform a small lonely asteroid into a thriving inter-orbit community. Restaurants, entertainment and shopping malls--complete with a fresh and light retro ... 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 electronic and mechanical products, today announced it has successfully achieved certification and qualification to Military Performance Specification MIL-PRF-31032 for the Owego, New York, printed circuit board (PCB) manufacturing facility. This achievement recognizes Sanmina-SCI's best-in-class manufacturing processes, and its ability to meet the stringent requirements for products developed for the military. The certificate was awarded by the Defense Logistics Agency Defense Supply Center ... read more