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Thursday, October 11, 2012

  • Posted at 11:47 AM
    In a first-of-its kind case establishing liability for posting unlicensed song lyrics on a website, law firm Arent Fox has won $6.6 million in statutory damages on behalf of a group of leading music publishers against the operator of online music sites. The damages were awarded to publishers Peermusic, Bug Music, Inc. and Warner Chappell Music, Inc., whose portfolios include copyrighted songs written or performed by such artists as David Bowie, Van Morrison, Bob Seger, Green Day and Ray Charles, among ... read more
  • Posted at 11:34 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Airport Retail Trends of Business Travelers in Europe, 2012-2013 http://www.reportlinker.com/p01009563/Airport-Retail-Trends-of-Business-Travelers-in-Europe-2012-2013.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Airport Product Synopsis "Airport Retail Trends of Business Travelers in Europe, 2012-2013" is a new report by Canadean that analyzes trends in airport retail and explores how opportunities and demand are set to change in 2012-2013. Furthermore, this report not only provides a comprehensive overview of business travelers visits and time spent at airport retail stores in 2012, but also showcases average ... read more
  • Posted at 11:34 AM
    As Americans seek improved healthcare quality and patient safety, one path patients, healthcare professionals and government officials agree upon is making healthcare more patient centered. Healthcare Quality Professionals are the frontline people in the healthcare industry who work to keep the quality focus on patients and their families, coordinating the demands of regulatory and accreditation issues with the need to keep patient care and needs at the forefront. National Healthcare Quality Week, October 14-20, recognizes the work Healthcare Quality Professionals ... read more
  • Posted at 11:31 AM
    UBM Channel today announced select sessions from the Best of Breed (BoB) Conference, to take place October 15-17th at the Grand Hyatt Hotel, Tampa, Florida, will stream live from the main stage. The event agenda was designed to help leaders in the industry to navigate the "new normal" for the IT channel and address the make-or-break issues in the market today - including technology, budget cycles, and relationship building. Attendees will hear from industry experts on critical business issues ... read more
  • Posted at 11:30 AM
    Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E) and Clasma Events are hosting the first GridSec Summit in San Francisco, CA, October 22-24, to address the critical issues around cyber security and risk management for the nation's electrical infrastructure. This summit will bring together grid-security leaders for in-depth dialogue on the threats, opportunities, drivers and challenges of Smart Grid security - with a key focus on technology risk. The summit's host utility, PG&E, will kick off the event by unveiling the utility's risk-management ... read more
  • Posted at 11:29 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Airport Retail Trends of Business Travelers in Asia-Pacific, 2012-2013 http://www.reportlinker.com/p01009560/Airport-Retail-Trends-of-Business-Travelers-in-Asia-Pacific-2012-2013.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Airport Product Synopsis "Airport Retail Trends of Business Travelers in Asia-Pacific, 2012-2013" is a new report by Canadean that analyzes trends in airport retail and explores how opportunities and demand are set to change in 2012-2013. This report not only provides a comprehensive overview of business travelers visits and time spent at airport retail stores in 2012, but also showcases average expenditure. ... read more
  • Posted at 11:22 AM
    Avedro, Inc. and Hersh Vision Group announced today that Dr. Peter Hersh has treated the first patient in a physician sponsored Investigational New Drug (IND) study for the Safety and Efficacy of the Keraflex Microwave System. Recruiting for additional eligible patients with keratoconus has now begun. ... read more
  • The Aerospace Composites Market 2012-2022 --- NEW YORK, Oct. 11, 2012
    Posted at 11:19 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: The Aerospace Composites Market 2012-2022 http://www.reportlinker.com/p01010151/The-Aerospace-Composites-Market-2012-2022.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Plastic Report Details Since composites were first used on secondary structures in military aircraft around forty years ago, there has been a gradual expansion in their usage, into new market segments (commercial aircraft, helicopters) and alternative structures (airframes, fuselage, rotor blades). Visiongain has determined that the value of the global aerospace composites market in 2012 will reach $10.3bn. The adoption of composites materials as replacement for traditional ... read more
  • Posted at 11:18 AM
    SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 10/11/12 -- Arsin, a leading supplier of automated enterprise software testing solutions, today announced its Effecta 4.0 has achieved SAP-certified integration with the SAP NetWeaver® technology platform. Effecta has been proven to integrate with SAP® solutions, providing customers with a sophisticated test automation framework to help ensure the quality, performance and reliability of advanced, customized SAP applications. The SAP Integration and Certification Center (SAP ICC) has certified that Effecta 4.0 integrates with SAP NetWeaver ... read more
  • Posted at 11:11 AM
    Iverson Genetic Diagnostics, Inc. announced today an exclusive licensing agreement with Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine under which Iverson receives global exclusive commercialization rights for molecular diagnostics that are designed to help physicians to assess cardiovascular risk in men and women and infertility risk in ... read more
  • Posted at 10:57 AM
    TAMPA, FL -- (Marketwire) -- 10/11/12 -- Battelle, the world's largest independent research and development enterprise, has hired Major General John Folkerts, U.S. Air Force (Ret.), to lead its business with Special Operations Forces (SOF). Folkerts joins Battelle to build upon, formalize and further develop Battelle's business with Department of Defense Special Operations Forces. He completed a distinguished 34-year-military career, which included four Command assignments, graduation from the National War College and a tour as the Vice Commander of the ... read more
  • Posted at 10:55 AM
    Locals 2276 and 2001 of the Communications Workers of America (CWA) and Frontier Communications announced that represented employees have ratified separate contracts. “We appreciate our employees’ ratification of these two contracts, and we look forward to everyone working together ... read more
  • Posted at 10:53 AM
    Kii Corporation today announced the launch of its carrier-grade flagship Kii Cloud as a turnkey Mobile-Backend-as-a-Service (MBaaS). This move catapults Kii into position as the biggest player in the space, serving 25M end users with the cloud. The Kii Cloud will now be open to ... read more
  • Posted at 10:53 AM
    Topcon’s patented Vanguard™ technology sets a new industry standard in satellite signal tracking and performance. With Universal Tracking technology and 226 channels available, all current and upcoming GNSS constellations can be tracked. Fraser Smith, director of GNSS product management ... read more
  • Posted at 10:52 AM
    GAITHERSBURG, MD -- (Marketwire) -- 10/11/12 -- Cytomedix, Inc. (OTCQX: CMXI) (the "Company"), a leading developer of biologically active regenerative therapies, today announced that its AutoloGel system is featured at two medical conferences this week, the Inaugural Native American Wound Care Conference in Cabazon, CA, and the Diabetic Limb Salvage Conference in Washington D.C. The AutoloGel System, a device for the production of autologous platelet rich plasma ("PRP") gel, is the only PRP device cleared by the U.S. Food and ... read more
  • Posted at 10:51 AM
    As green roofs become more popular for environmentally-sensitive, sustainable buildings, monitoring and documenting their performance has become important. A new 12-page best practices guide from Onset, Monitoring Green Roof Performance with Weather Stations, discusses the importance of ... read more
  • The Biometrics Market 2012-2022 --- NEW YORK, Oct. 11, 2012
    Posted at 10:49 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: The Biometrics Market 2012-2022 http://www.reportlinker.com/p01009943/The-Biometrics-Market-2012-2022.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Security_Systems Report Details The unique capabilities of biometric identification technologies provide solutions to a range of security issues for both military and civilian markets. With technological advances now ensuring greater effectiveness, and multi-modular identification systems able to integrate several methods of identification, biometric technology systems are increasingly vital components for the digital age. Visiongain values the global Biometrics Market in 2012 at $7.59bn. What makes this report unique? Visiongain ... read more
  • Posted at 10:47 AM
    GAITHERSBURG, MD -- (Marketwire) -- 10/11/12 -- Cytomedix, Inc. (OTCQX: CMXI) (the "Company"), a leading developer of biologically active regenerative therapies, today announced that safety data from the first 10 patients in the Phase II RECOVER-Stroke study of ALD-401, a unique and differentiated stem cell population derived from patients' own bone marrow, are being presented today at the World Stroke Congress in Brazil. This initial part of the study, primarily designed to assess the safety of ALD-401, showed no ... read more
  • Posted at 10:37 AM
    Everyday Health, Inc., the digital leader in health and wellness, and its newly acquired property, EQAL Media, a next-generation media company which creates and manages digital media properties for consumer brands and celebrities, today announced the launch of Better Eats (www.BetterEats.com) and that James Beard Award winner, Ellie Krieger, RD, will be the site's inaugural expert. This new food site combines the personality and accessibility of food blogs with the breadth and scalability of mega recipe sites. Founded on ... read more
  • Posted at 10:36 AM
    Dr. Thomas E. Starzl, a long-time VA researcher often called “the father of human transplantation,” has received one of the world’s top awards for science from the Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation. “We join the Lasker Foundation in celebrating Dr. Starzl’s lifetime of ... read more