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Monday, August 22, 2011

  • Posted at 12:14 PM
    Ten years later, with counter-terrorism vigilance a constant reminder, we continue to live with the reverberations of the attacks of September 11, 2001 and their impact on our nation. To help students understand the events surrounding 9/11 and the aftermath, the world's leading learning company Pearson is offering teachers, students and parents a free collection of online education lessons and activities, Remembering September 11, available at Pearson's Online Learning Exchange. "We all recall where we were as the sun shone ... read more
  • Posted at 12:05 PM
    Ultimate Software (Nasdaq:ULTI), a leading provider of unified human capital management SaaS solutions for global businesses, announced today that Lincoln Financial Group, a premier financial services and insurance company with $164 billion in assets, has selected the UltiPro solution for ... read more
  • Posted at 12:04 PM
    The number of Americans who turn to the Internet, social media and mobile technologies during disasters is on the rise, a new American Red Cross study shows. And while people should still rely on 9-1-1 in emergency situations, researchers found that the majority of Americans feel they should also be able to receive timely assistance from local and national response agencies when they post messages in social media. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090108/RedCrossLOGO) ... read more
  • Posted at 12:03 PM
    ARUP Laboratories, a leading national clinical and anatomic pathology reference laboratory and a leader in innovative laboratory research and development, is pleased to introduce its newest SNP-based microarray technology, the Affymetrix® CytoScan™ HD Array. SNP-based microarrays identify unbalanced chromosomal ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    The Colorado BioScience Association (CBSA) worked with Senator Michael Bennet's office in assembling a group of more than 35 bioscience industry CEOs from its membership to dialogue with the Senator and Margaret Hamburg, M.D., Commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today. Dr. Jeffrey ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    HealthAmerica announced today the expansion of its social networking community devoted solely to the health and well-being of its members through a relationship with CaféWell. CaféWell is a social media company changing the way millions of people manage their health by making it easy, productive and ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 PM
    Optotraffic welcomed the decision on August 19, 2011 of Maryland District Court Five Judge Gerard Devlin in the case of the Town of Forest Heights vs. Will Foreman. Mr. Foreman was found guilty on all fifteen of his contested speeding tickets last Friday, and was assessed ... read more
  • Vention Medical acquires Ansamed --- MARLBOROUGH, Mass.
    Posted at 11:58 AM
    Vention Medical, a leading full-service medical device outsourcing company, announced today its acquisition of Ansamed, Ireland's premier provider of advanced medical tubing solutions, including multilayer, co-extrusion and multi-lumen extrusion capabilities, and catheter design, development and manufacturing services. ... read more
  • Sonitrol Security Customers: Already Covered --- DETROIT and FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Aug. 22, 2011
    Posted at 11:43 AM
    The Detroit Police Department's decision to enact a verified response policy for burglar alarms in the city has alarm companies scrambling for answers, but not Sonitrol Tri-County. Sonitrol pioneered verified electronic security systems nearly 50 years ago and already protects many Detroit businesses with its unique audio verification alarm solutions. Unlike conventional alarms, Sonitrol's verified alarms are sound-based - not motion-based - so when an alarm is triggered, its monitoring professionals can actually listen in to determine whether a break-in ... read more
  • Posted at 11:41 AM
    TransPerfect today announced that Pearl Therapeutics has implemented TransPerfect’s Trial Interactive electronic Trial Master File (eTMF) solution for the company’s clinical development programs. Trial Interactive is a secure web-based platform that eliminates the redundancies inherent in paper-based TMF studies. Trial Interactive ... read more
  • Posted at 11:40 AM
    World Wide Technology, Inc. (WWT), a market-leading systems integrator that provides innovative technology and supply chain solutions, today announced the launch of its FAST Mobile Data Center (MDC). Engineered for extreme portability, these self-contained units feature integrated computing, storage, networking, ... read more
  • Posted at 11:39 AM
    Tough economic times have put big pharma and biotechs on the critical list. Shrinking budgets, drug pipelines, R&D and venture money are just a few of the hurdles facing the life science industry. Can it be revived? Roger Longman and Ed Saltzman will debate possible solutions ... read more
  • Posted at 11:37 AM
    The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO) invites biotechnology industry experts, policy leaders, analysts, academics and other thought leaders to submit proposals for breakout sessions at the 2012 BIO International Convention, the global event for biotechnology, to be held June 18-21, 2012 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition ... read more
  • Posted at 11:36 AM
    IP Navigation Group, LLC (“IPNav”) Chairman, Erich Spangenberg, was quoted in the August 22, 2011 edition of The Wall Street Journal regarding the successful licensing campaign of IPNav client Walker Digital. Click here to read the article: http://online.wsj.com/article_email/SB10001424053111904070604576516211224146034-lMyQjAxMTAxMDIwMTEyNDEyWj.html?mod=wsj_share_email ... read more
  • Posted at 11:33 AM
    Mobile users can try on HaberVision eyewear by simply taking a self-portrait with a camera-enabled mobile phone and sending it to hv@agm.tw. mobiSHADES immediately analyzes the user's facial structure returns an image displaying the eyewear selection superimposed on the user's face, then provides a link to a mobile site where additional quality HaberVision eyewear can be virtually tried on. The augment reality service also lets users text in the style of the eyewear they like from the website and mobiSHADES ... read more
  • Cenveo Announces 2011 Scholarship Recipients --- STAMFORD, Conn., Aug. 22, 2011
    Posted at 11:30 AM
    Cenveo, Inc. (NYSE: CVO) announced today the recipients of the 2011 Cenveo scholarship program for employees' children. Students were selected by looking at a range of important accomplishments such as educational success, community service, athletic team and club participation, as well as other related criteria. This is the fourth year of the program, which is entirely funded by the senior management team and the Company's Board of Directors. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20070618/CENVEOLOGO) Sixty recipients were awarded scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $5,000, resulting ... read more
  • Posted at 11:29 AM
    Panda Security, The Cloud Security Company, today announced its new perimeter protection solution Panda Virtual GateDefender Performa has achieved VMware Ready certification as part of the VMware Ready Virtual Appliance Program. Now, customers can be assured Panda Virtual GateDefender has been rigorously tested and optimized to run in their production environments. Released this May, Panda Virtual GateDefender Performa is an easy-to-use Secure Content Management (SCM) solution that amplifies the inherent benefits of virtualization with its innovative cloud detection model that ... read more
  • Posted at 11:13 AM
    Air Products (NYSE: APD) has named Dr. Cheol Seong Hwang of Seoul National University and Dr. Adelio Mendes of the University of Porto as winners of its 2011 Faculty Excellence Award. The program recognizes outstanding faculty in technology areas strategic to Air Products' long-term growth. The two winners will each receive an unrestricted grant for their institutions to further their research -- Dr. Hwang for semiconductor memory technologies and Dr. Mendes for gas separations involving membranes and adsorption processes. "Air Products ... read more
  • Posted at 11:09 AM
    As the recognized global leader in event news release distribution, Business Wire hosts dedicated Online Media Centers for hundreds of events worldwide at www.tradeshownews.com. The following is a listing of hyperlinks to Business Wire Online Media Centers for upcoming ... read more
  • Posted at 11:06 AM
    DIRECTV, exclusive provider of the interactive US Open Experience, will invite tennis fans to Manhattan’s Lexington Avenue Armory for DIRECTV’s Old School Challenge presented by ESPN on Aug. 25. The private event precedes the 2011 US Open and highlights old school tennis legends Ivan Lendl and ... read more