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Wednesday, October 5, 2011

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    Skire, Inc. (www.skire.com), the leading global provider of cloud-based solutions for managing capital projects, facilities and real estate, today announced that The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (Commission) has chosen Skire Unifier as its new Enterprise Asset Management System. The ... read more
  • F3 Technologies Finalizing Large Movie Catalog Deal --- ALPHARETTA, Ga., Oct. 5, 2011
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    F3 Technologies, Inc. (Pinksheets: FTCH). On August 23 of this year, F3 Technologies stated it had entered into negotiations to acquire the distribution rights to a massive catalogue of Hollywood movies; today, F3 is pleased to announce it has now entered the final stage of negotiations with its film supplier in California. "We anticipate the acquisition of streaming rights for a movie catalogue of this magnitude positions FargoTube to effectively compete in the forefront of the burgeoning streaming movie monetization business," ... read more
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    De Novo Software(TM), a leading provider of flow and image cytometry data analysis solutions, and ChemoMetec, a provider of premiere bioresearch and pharmaceutical image cytometers, announced a co-marketing agreement today. ChemoMetec's instrumentation and software, including the new FlexiCyte(TM) module, will be able to export data for further analysis by De Novo Software's flagship software product, FCS Express 4. The FlexiCyte(TM) module adds user adaptable protocols to the recently launched NucleoCounter® NC-3000(TM). Under the terms of the agreement, ChemoMetec ... read more
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    Today on World Teachers' Day, Microsoft Corp. announced the 2012 Pathfinder and Mentor Schools as part of its Partners in Learning for Schools Program. The 65 new Pathfinder Schools and 17 new Mentor Schools demonstrated a passion for creating a collaborative community to advance the uses of technology in the learning process. Partners in Learning for Schools is an educational program that is part of Microsoft's 10-year, nearly $500 million commitment to help transform education systems around the world. The program ... read more
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    NEW YORK, October 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dow Jones Risk & Compliance today launched its Anti-Corruption Portal, a Web-based dashboard providing companies with advanced risk identification and monitoring capabilities for anti-corruption compliance with regulations including the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and the U.K. Bribery Act. The new tool allows compliance professionals to automate screening of all business partners against Dow Jones Risk & Compliance's database and the Factiva archive of global business news and information. ... read more
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    IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has completed its acquisition of i2. Based in Cambridge, UK, with U.S. headquarters in McLean, VA and a major presence in Tucson, Ariz., i2 expands IBM's big data analytics software for smarter cities by helping both public and private entities in government, law enforcement, retail, insurance and other industries access and analyze information they need to combat crime, fraud and other security threats. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO ) Today, more than half the people in ... read more
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    Symmetricom®, Inc. (NASDAQ: SYMM), a worldwide leader in precision time and frequency technologies, today announced that two of their timing and synchronization experts will present at 4G World 2011, October 24 - 27 in Chicago, Illinois. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110829/AQ59077LOGO) Symmetricom is a platinum corporate sponsor of the event and will be participating as moderator in the following panel discussion as part of the 4G Applied Technology Session: Who: Manish Gupta, vice president ... read more
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    Leading diabetes healthcare company Novo Nordisk announced today that it has awarded $150,000 in sponsorships to seven Greater Boston community organizations to support programs that educate people living with type 2 diabetes to help them reduce their risks for long term complications. The Boston sponsorships are part of the nationwide Novo Nordisk Community Care program - a new and innovative initiative that aims to promote enduring, sustainable change for people living with diabetes. Proposals were reviewed and recommendations made by a ... read more
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    Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC) will release its fiscal 2011 fourth quarter earnings and 2012 financial guidance on Wednesday, October 26, 2011. You are invited to participate in a webcast the following morning on Thursday, October 27, 2011, at 8 a.m. ET. Earnings Release: Hill-Rom's Fiscal 2011 Fourth Quarter Earnings and 2012 Financial Guidance release will be issued to the public after the close of the NYSE on Wednesday, October 26, 2011. The release will also be available ... read more
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    New York University Stern School of Business’ Center for Measurable Marketing (CMM) together with Crimson Hexagon, a provider of social media monitoring and analysis for brand insights and market research professionals, today revealed important data that demonstrates the ROI of ... read more
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    Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (Nasdaq: CY) today announced that semiconductor industry veteran, Kazuyoshi “Kazu” Yamada, has joined Cypress Japan as Vice President, Japan Strategic Accounts. He will report to Hitoshi Yoshizawa, Cypress Vice President and Japan Managing Director. ... read more
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    Solazyme, Inc. (NASDAQ:SZYM), a renewable oil and bioproducts company, announced today the expansion of Algenist™, Solazyme's microalgae-based luxury skincare line, to include 146 Sephora inside jcpenney locations throughout the US. In 2006, jcpenney, which serves more than half of ... read more
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    American Utility Management (AUM), the leading provider of energy services for the multifamily industry, announced today the appointment of Jeff Smedley as Vice President, Sales. In his new role, the California resident will be the executive AUM point-of-contact for new potential ... read more
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    NIGP: The Institute for Public Procurement, a not-for-profit association that develops, supports and promotes the public procurement profession, today announced the results of the 2011 Survey on the Use of Procurement Software in the Public Sector. Supported by NIGP’s research partners SciQuest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SQI) and ... read more
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    ReconRobotics, Inc. announced today that it has been awarded a $4.8 million contract from the U.S. Army Rapid Equipping Force for 315 Recon Scout® XT micro-robot kits and an equal number of SearchStickTM devices. The SearchStick enables warfighters to convert any Recon Scout ... read more
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    Freescale Semiconductor’s portfolio of secure broadband gateway solutions has won the prestigious 2011 InfoVision Award in the category of “Enabling Silicon and Component Level Technologies." Presented last week at the 2011 Broadband World Forum Europe event, the InfoVision awards have long been established as one of ... read more
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    Electronic Arts Inc., (NASDAQ:ERTS) announced today that EA SPORTS™ NBA JAM: On Fire Edition - an all-new, full-product digital download - is now available to purchase for $14.99 on PlayStation®Network and 1200 Microsoft Points on Xbox LIVE® Arcade. NBA JAM: On Fire Edition features exciting new ... read more
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    TomTom today announces that it will launch TomTom HD Traffic in Canada, enabling drivers to take the fastest route to their destination based on the most accurate and real time traffic information. TomTom HD Traffic is currently available in 22 counties. ... read more
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    The Premier healthcare alliance today announced new agreements for hardware/software asset management solutions have been awarded to Hardcat Pty. Ltd. of South Melbourne, Victoria Australia; and Renovo Solutions LLC. of Irvine, Calif. Effective ... read more
  • Abbott Hosts Conference Call for Third-Quarter Earnings --- ABBOTT PARK, Ill., Oct. 5, 2011
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    Abbott (NYSE: ABT) will announce its third-quarter 2011 financial results on Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011, before the market opens. The announcement will be followed by a live webcast of the earnings conference call at 8 a.m. Central time (9 a.m. Eastern), and will be accessible through Abbott's Investor Relations Web site at www.abbottinvestor.com. An archived edition of the call will be available after 11 a.m. Central time. About Abbott Abbott is a global, broad-based health care company devoted to the ... read more