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Wednesday, November 16, 2011

  • Posted at 7:30 AM
    Hyundai Motor America today introduced the all-new Azera in a North American debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show. Azera is the fifth vehicle to adopt the company's signature Fluidic Sculpture design language. Tucson, Accent, Elantra, Sonata and Azera now all have a modern, sleek, sophisticated style, creating the illusion of constant motion. This flagship Fluidic Sculpture sedan also features a more powerful Lambda II 3.3-liter GDI engine, six-speed transmission, best-in-class combined fuel economy of 23 miles per gallon and ... read more
  • Posted at 7:30 AM
    AAI Test & Training, an operating unit of Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, announced today that it has received an indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract from the Naval Surface Warfare Center in Indian Head, Md., for the Universal Test Set (UTS). The ... read more
  • Posted at 7:30 AM
    Vestcom, the leading provider of customized shelf-edge communications and specialized marketing services for the retail industry, today announced the appointment of George Wishart as the company’s chief commercial officer. Wishart will lead Vestcom’s sales, marketing and product management teams in ... read more
  • Posted at 7:30 AM
    MESA, AZ -- (Marketwire) -- 11/16/11 -- Iveda Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: IVDA) announced today the appointment of three new directors to its Board increasing the number of directors to seven. The newly appointed directors are Robert Gillen, Alex Kuo, and Alejandro Franco. "We have a solid and diverse Board of Directors with a wide range of international business experience, which is essential to our growth as a global organization," said David Ly, President and CEO of Iveda Solutions. "Each ... read more
  • Posted at 7:27 AM
    Time Warner Cable Digital TV customers now have instant access to the Pirates of the Caribbean film series including Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides in 3D on Movies On Demand. Follow Jack Sparrow, Will Turner, Elizabeth Swann and the rest of the crew from the beginning ... read more
  • Posted at 7:23 AM
    Diodes Incorporated (Nasdaq: DIOD), a leading global manufacturer and supplier of high-quality application specific standard products within the broad discrete, logic and analog semiconductor markets, has picked up two awards from the United Kingdom’s National Microelectronics Institute (NMI) at its prestigious Industry Summit & Gala Dinner ... read more
  • Posted at 7:23 AM
    Music and lifestyle media group The FADER, Inc., and HTC, have announced the X Squared Remix Project. Created to celebrate the release of the HTC Rezound(TM), the project pairs 10 rappers with 10 producers for 10 original tracks. A new track will be released each week, beginning today at http://www.thefader.com/htc. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111116/NY07747 ) The X Squared Project was developed to help highlight the extraordinary sonic power of the HTC Rezound(TM) and the music and culture that helped inspire it. As ... read more
  • Posted at 7:22 AM
    CSCS , the Swiss National Supercomputing Center, is cutting the cost and risk of its world-class computing resources with uninterruptable power supply (UPS) solutions from GE (NYSE: GE). Switzerland’s supercomputers help researchers better understand earthquakes, cardiovascular dynamics and a host of other critical topics. In the ... read more
  • Posted at 7:16 AM
    Trusteer, the leading provider of cybercrime prevention solutions, today announced that Somerset Hills Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Somerset Hills Bancorp (Nasdaq: SOMH), has not had any fraud incidents since it began using Trusteer Rapport to protect its 12,000 ... read more
  • BioSurplus Launches New Website --- SAN DIEGO, Nov. 16, 2011
    Posted at 7:11 AM
    BioSurplus announced today that it has launched its new website at www.biosurplus.com. The site offers a greatly improved user experience with its streamlined customer-focused interface and improved back-end functionality. Among the features rolling out are a powerful new search function, improved category and product descriptions, and an easy-to-use and intuitive user interface. The new site will also feature interesting and informative interactive content in the form of news articles and videos. New and returning customers will have the ability to ... read more
  • Posted at 7:10 AM
    Accelera Solutions, an IT solutions provider specializing in virtualization solutions, today announced that it has successfully helped the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) migrate 1200 employees and contractors to a standardized desktop and application environment. ... read more
  • GE Aviation Orders Top $13B at Dubai Air Show --- DUBAI, United Arab Emirates
    Posted at 7:09 AM
    At the 2011 Dubai Air Show, GE Aviation and CFM International, a 50/50 joint venture between GE and Snecma (SAFRAN group), announced engine and service orders valued at more than $13.8 billion. Highlights from the show include: ... read more
  • Posted at 7:09 AM
    Specialists On Call, Inc. (SOC), the nation’s leading provider of clinical telemedicine, announced today that it is now providing emergency on-call services in Louisiana. SOC’s recent agreement with Rapides Regional Medical Center ensures that patients suffering from stroke or any other neurologic emergency will now have ... read more
  • Posted at 7:05 AM
    PortfolioDashboards.com (www.PortfolioDashboards.com), a performance tracking and management tool for entrepreneurs and their investors, has finished its private beta and is now available for use by the general public. As seen yesterday on TechCrunch.com, PortfolioDashboards.com features a new performance-tracking tool designed for early-stage companies. It delivers standardized reporting results to investors and other stakeholders through a customizable dashboard. PortfolioDashboards.com also streamlines the reporting process for the entrepreneur, providing reminders and a simple to use report-creation wizard. PortfolioDashboards.com is a free service for investors ... read more
  • Posted at 7:05 AM
    CherryRoad Technologies Inc., an Oracle Platinum Partner, has been selected as the implementation partner by the Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) for their upcoming Financial Accounting and Reporting System Upgrade and Improvements. Massport has been utilizing Oracle PeopleSoft Financials since version 7.5 and is currently on PeopleSoft Financials version 8.8. The upcoming project will encompass the upgrade of Massport's financial system to the latest version 9.1, the implementation of new modules including Projects and Hyperion Budgeting, and an enhanced utilization ... read more
  • Posted at 7:04 AM
    GE Transportation, the world’s leading maker of rail and transportation-related products, announced today its intent to acquire transportation software provider RMI from global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group. Pending regulatory approval anticipated early next year, this acquisition expands GE Transportation’s Software and ... read more
  • Posted at 7:04 AM
    Excel4apps, a provider of best-in-class Excel-based reporting software for use with SAP and Oracle and a member of the SAP PartnerEdge™ Program, today announced the release of GL Wand 3.15 for SAP. The release includes more than 30 new features to further streamline general ledger (GL) ... read more
  • Posted at 7:03 AM
    Spherix Incorporated (NASDAQ: SPEX) - an innovator in biotechnology for therapy in diabetes, metabolic syndrome and atherosclerosis, and providers of technical and regulatory consulting services to food, supplement, biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies, is issuing the following reminder that Spherix management will host a conference call to provide a business update and answer questions today at 12:00 noon Eastern time. The business update will cover study results from the past quarter, directions for the drug development program, and financial results. To ... read more
  • Posted at 7:02 AM
    Traditionally, the mobile payments and banking opportunity has been geared toward banks and mobile operators. However, we believe CRM providers, mobile coupon aggregators, social networks and others will play a fundamental role in convincing merchants and end users to embrace mobile commerce, according to Jose Magana, Senior Analyst and Pyramid's Practice Leader for Mobile Payments and Consultant behind Pyramid's new Mobile Commerce Insight Pack. Mobile Commerce Landscape Insight Pack is a new research service that combines extensive database resources with high-level ... read more
  • Posted at 7:02 AM
    CA WORLD -- CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA), the School of Business Administration at Oakland University, Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona and Kelley School of Business at Indiana University today announced winners of the third annual International Case Competition on the Strategic Value of IT Management. The winners were chosen and announced at the CA World user conference in Las Vegas (Nov. 12 - 16). The competition brought together students from business and information technology disciplines to demonstrate ... read more