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Tuesday, October 4, 2011

  • Posted at 2:00 AM
    Heliae, an Arizona-based algae technology company, today announced signing a Memorandum of Understanding to produce algae-based jet fuel for SkyNRG, an Amsterdam-based market-maker of renewable aviation fuel. While both companies acknowledged that a cost-competitive, large-scale supply of aviation fuel ... read more
  • Posted at 2:00 AM
    DocuSign, the global standard for electronic signature, announced today that Pacific Marine Credit Union is using DocuSign integrated with MeridianLink, a leading application service provider for financial institutions, to make account openings and loan applications easy and fast for its 73,000 ... read more
  • Posted at 2:00 AM
    SpongeBob SquarePants is setting his sights on the nearest beach in his latest video game adventure, SpongeBob’s Surf & Skate Roadtrip, scheduled for release Nov. 8 from THQ (NASDAQ: THQI). SpongeBob Surfaces for His Boarding Debut in SpongeBob's Surf & Skate Roadtrip From THQ (Photo: Business Wire) ... read more
  • Posted at 2:00 AM
    Calpian, Inc. (OTCBB:CLPI), a Dallas-based public company engaged in the electronic payment processing business, announced today the July 29, 2011, acquisition of additional merchant residuals from Cooper & Schifrin, LLC (C&S) In this second acquisition, Calpian (The Company,) acquired additional monthly revenues beginning in August 2011. ... read more
  • Posted at 2:00 AM
    REDWOOD CITY, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 10/04/11 -- Coraid® Inc., a leading developer of Ethernet SAN solutions with more than 1,400 customers, announced that it has won the Execullence Award for Best Virtualization Company at the ExecEvent for Virtualization and Cloud held September 14-16 in Santa Clara, Calif. Winners were selected by attending press and analysts at the storage technology industry networking event. "We created the Execullence Awards to allow our attendees, industry insiders, a way to recognize and choose ... read more
  • Posted at 1:53 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Conductive Polymer Capacitors: World Markets, Technologies & Opportunities: 2010-2015 http://www.reportlinker.com/p0163896/Conductive-Polymer-Capacitors-World-Markets-Technologies--Opportunities-2010-2015.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Hardware_and_Electronic_Equipment This is the 2011 Fiscal Year interim report with market data on capacitors, resistors and inductors through December 2010. This report was designed for end-users of passive electronic components who need to update their supply chain information for capacitors, resistors and inductors on an annual basis. This report was designed with input from major purchasers of passive electronic components and ... read more
  • Pharma Readiness for Personalized Medicine --- NEW YORK, Oct. 4, 2011
    Posted at 1:48 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Pharma Readiness for Personalized Medicine http://www.reportlinker.com/p0651298/Pharma-Readiness-for-Personalized-Medicine.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Drug_and_Medication Pharma Readiness for Personalized Medicine looks at how traditional drug development approach has changed since the advent of PM, as well as the ways that leading pharmaceutical companies have adapted. Over the past decade, several significant advances in biomarker development and diagnostic modalities have allowed for the development of targeted therapies that improve the ability to treat certain diseases and lead to a reduction in ... read more
  • Posted at 1:39 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Online and Mobile Video Advertising Networks, Serving Platforms and Exchanges: Comparative Business Model, Media Spend, Inventory and Revenue Analytics http://www.reportlinker.com/p0651290/Online-and-Mobile-Video-Advertising-Networks-Serving-Platforms-and-Exchanges-Comparative-Business-Model-Media-Spend-Inventory-and-Revenue-Analytics.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Advertising Online and mobile advertising networks, serving platforms and exchanges are projected to clear an estimated $5.65 billion in gross video media spend in 2011,according to this interdisciplinary sector report. Contained in the report is a comprehensive, data-driven assessment of each sector, and the competitive cross currents interconnecting them. Media spend ... read more
  • Level 3 Completes Acquisition of Global Crossing --- BROOMFIELD, Colo., Oct. 4, 2011
    Posted at 1:30 AM
    Level 3 Communications, Inc., (NASDAQ: LVLT) today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Global Crossing Limited. The transaction was structured as a tax-free, stock-for-stock exchange. The company also announced that it will conduct its business on a worldwide basis using the Level 3 Communications name with a new brand identity that incorporates elements from both companies, representing their combined strengths. In addition, the company announced plans to transfer the listing of its common stock to the New York ... read more
  • Posted at 1:15 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Mobile Payment: Operator Strategies, Opportunities and Challenges Report 2011 http://www.reportlinker.com/p0629371/Mobile-Payment-Operator-Strategies-Opportunities-and-Challenges-Report-2011.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Online_Banking Mobile Payment is gaining momentum for a mass scale adoption Mobile Payment market is entering into a rapid growth stage. Across the world, customers are embracing the technology as operators move from trials and testing phase towards commercial deployments. There has been a steady increase in the number of transactions for payment of digital and physical goods via mobiles. Our research ... read more
  • Posted at 1:11 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Triple Analysis: Lung Cancer, Lymphoma and Antibodies http://www.reportlinker.com/p0284872/Triple-Analysis-Lung-Cancer-Lymphoma-and-Antibodies.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Pathology This triple analysis focuses on cancer drug development strategies in both Lung Cancer and Lymphoma and by the compound strategy of Antibodies. Each of these three individual parts is evaluated according to standardized criteria in a five pillar pipeline drug assessment methodology to compare drug development strategies in oncology. This makes it easy to find and compare analysis not only within one ... read more
  • Posted at 1:10 AM
    Maybe you put up a Facebook page a year ago, posted some status messages, and got a few hundred or even a thousand likes. "Now what?" you ask. "Facebook has been working to make your 'likes' more valuable," explains Perry Marshall and Thomas Meloche, authors of Ultimate Guide to Facebook Advertising (Entrepreneur Press). "They have created an entirely new class of advertising--'TOCAS, Targeted Opt-In Customer Ads.' 'TOCAS' display only to customers who have 'liked' your page and only you, the ... read more
  • Three Social Media Power Moves --- IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 4, 2011
    Posted at 1:09 AM
    Social media continues to evolve and be a powerful force and way to reach new and existing customers, clients, and markets. One of the biggest problems with this power vehicle is that businesses don't know how to take advantage of it. "Business owners are spending countless hours online but wiping out. They aren't reaping the benefits of their online outreach," says Starr Hall, social media strategist and author of The Social Wave: Why Your Business is Wiping Out with Social Media ... read more
  • Posted at 1:08 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Triple Analysis: Colorectal Cancer, Leukemia and Antibodies http://www.reportlinker.com/p0284857/Triple-Analysis-Colorectal-Cancer-Leukemia-and-Antibodies.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Pathology This triple analysis focuses on cancer drug development strategies in both Colorectal Cancer and Leukemia and by the compound strategy of Antibodies. Each of these three individual parts is evaluated according to standardized criteria in a five pillar pipeline drug assessment methodology to compare drug development strategies in oncology. This makes it easy to find and compare analysis not only within one ... read more
  • Learn Two Business Lessons from Netflix's Mistakes --- IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 4, 2011
    Posted at 1:07 AM
    Since July, Netflix has lost 1 million subscribers. Reed Hastings, CEO of Netflix, emailed and blogged an apology, an explanation of Netflix's July price increases, and the announcement that they are splitting up the DVD and streaming businesses. Will Hastings' apology pacify Netflix's remaining consumers? Mark Stiving, pricing expert and author of Impact Pricing: Your Blueprint for Driving Profits (Entrepreneur Press), believes forgiveness is unlikely. He explains, "Netflix broke severe pricing rules including one golden rule--not putting themselves in their ... read more
  • Posted at 1:06 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Mobile Device Security 2011-2016: Opportunities and Challenges http://www.reportlinker.com/p0629370/Mobile-Device-Security-2011-2016-Opportunities-and-Challenges.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Security_Systems The Rise of Mobile Malware 2011 is witnessing an explosion of new threats targeting mobile devices. Data and ID theft, SMS fraud, rogue apps and covert espionage are infecting smartphones at an unprecedented rate. Malware such as Trojans, worms, spyware and spam are spreading across mobile platforms, already highly capable of stealing data, corrupting functions and usurping control. Visiongain research shows that the ... read more
  • Three Secrets to 'Going Guerrilla' in Business --- IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 4, 2011
    Posted at 1:06 AM
    Competition, tight budgets, consumer desire for connection--today's evolving marketplace has challenged business owners to get creative, not just in their advertising but in the way they market, sell, negotiate, and more. In their latest book, The Best of Guerrilla Marketing--Guerrilla Marketing Remix (Entrepreneur Press), Jay Conrad Levinson, "The Father of Guerrilla Marketing," and Jeannie Levinson reveal 20 monumental secrets of guerrilla marketing for today's business owners. While Levinson urges you to run your business by all 20 secrets, here are ... read more
  • Posted at 1:02 AM
    IRVINE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 10/04/11 -- Project Insight, online project management software provider, has added the ability to import a list of users from a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet. This feature was part of the Project Insight's latest release version 9.2. It can be tedious and time consuming to enter long lists of team members one at time. Now by importing an entire list of users from an Excel file, adding resources to Project Insight is quick and simple. To ... read more
  • Posted at 1:00 AM
    Toys"R"Us® will offer its customers even more convenient, flexible payment options this holiday season, whether they prefer to shop in-store or online to purchase this year's must-have toys. Layaway, available in Toys"R"Us and Babies"R"Us® stores nationwide, and special limited-time Bill Me Later® offers, available online at Toysrus.com and Babiesrus.com, offer customers the ability to make a series of smaller payments over time as an alternative to incurring fees associated with credit card purchases. Toys"R"Us introduced layaway in its stores in 2009 ... read more
  • Thermal Engineering Moves to New Facility --- SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 4, 2011
    Posted at 1:00 AM
    Thermal Engineering Associates (TEA) announced today that it has moved to a new address at 3287 Kifer Road, Santa Clara, CA 95051-0826 which is between Lawrence Expressway and Bowers Avenue. TEA and PSS will occupy 2400 square feet including a lobby, several offices, a conference room, and four laboratories. The new spaces for TEA and PSS provides for the expansion of both businesses which have been constrained by space during the past year. "We are really excited about the new facility ... read more