Small children today are more likely to navigate with a mouse, play a
computer game and increasingly – operate a smartphone – than swim, tie
their shoelaces or make their own breakfast. This is according to a new
‘Digital Diaries’ study from Internet Security Company AVG (www.avg.com).
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CGGVeritas (ISIN: FR0000120164 – NYSE: CGV) (Paris:GA) (NYSE:CGV)
announces today the launch of bonds convertible into and/or exchangeable
for new or existing shares (OCEANE) due 1st January 2016 (the
“Bonds”) in a nominal amount of approximately €315 million, which ... read more
Almac is making
substantial progress in transitioning operations to its new headquarters in
Souderton, PA, especially in the area of distribution. The new facility has
been successfully shipping clinical trial materials since November, and has
recently seen an increase in shipment volumes due to the added efficiencies
the new building provides.
Material packing for trial supply shipments is now performed in Almac's
state-of-the art Pharmacy. Providing nearly 8,000 square feet of space and
situated adjacent to the distribution warehouse, the Pharmacy is designed to
facilitate ... read more
Fynanz, Inc., the financial technology company that develops customized private student lending solutions and powers the cuStudentLoans.org private student loan marketplace, has announced that Raymond Dury and Kailash Mathur have joined as Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President of Operations respectively, further expanding the company's expertise in the financial services and student lending industries.
Raymond Dury, who brings more than 18 years experience in global financial services, including corporate and retail banking, capital markets, merchant processing and brokerage services, is ... read more
Radiant RFID and Precision Dynamics Corporation (PDC) today announced the release of a new, rewearable Gen 2 UHF Wristband.
Unlike traditional HF wristbands, the Gen 2 UHF wristband from Radiant RFID is the first of its kind with a read range up to four meters. This next-generation wristband is composed of silicone material which enables it to function and be worn for extended periods such as days, weeks and even months. It is intended for RFID tracking applications requiring ... read more
Max Stiegemeier today announced that Division 5 Technology's VOIP Platform will offer home business and affiliate marketing customers an industry leading voice broadcasting solution by providing them access to .009 Cent Per Minute Dialing Rates through an exclusive partnership with the P.O.P Marketing Group.
The P.O.P Marketing system enables users to send voice broadcasting messages to their business associates via the Voice Broadcasting system through an easy and effective user control panel.
The improved global access to Voice Broadcasting services ... read more
From Monday January
24th, 2011, Rentabiliweb's share (BE0946620946 - BIL) will be joining NYSE
Euronext Compartment B.
Less than one year after its transfer to NYSE Euronext (February 15th,
2010), Rentabiliweb is confirming the success of its stock market development
and the relevance of its strategic plan with this change of compartment.
Compartment B groups together stocks with a market capitalization of
between EUR150 million and EUR1 billion. Under NYSE Euronext regulations, the
benchmark market capitalization is calculated based on ... read more
INKSURE Technologies Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: INKS), the market leader in Machine Readable Taggants and Handheld Readers, has announced the release of CarSure, a brand new forensic-level reader that can read taggants (optical codes) and authenticate documents through car windows. CarSure could lead to major improvements in the enforcement of motor vehicle safety laws and regulations.
(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110119/FL31558 )
CarSure was designed to be used on car windshields (windscreens) in order to authenticate documents commonly fixed inside cars. CarSure ... read more
--New handheld satellite phone service is now available with Stratos
BETHESDA, MD, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ - Stratos Global, the leading global
provider of advanced mobile and fixed-site remote communications
solutions, today announced it has reached a milestone of 2,000
IsatPhone Pro activations. Stratos is the first Inmarsat Distribution
Partner to reach this sales milestone for the popular handheld
The 2,000th activation was managed by StratosELITE Partner Tesacom for
the Brazilian Army. The Army's First Division is deploying the
IsatPhone ... read more
Protalix BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NYSE-AMEX: PLX, TASE: PLX), announced today that management presented data on the Company's preclinical Fabry program and oral enzyme Gaucher program with experts in the field of lysosomal disorders at a Company-sponsored medical meeting which was recently held in New York City.
The primary objective of the meeting was to discuss taliglucerase alfa, the Company's proprietary intravenously administered plant cell expressed form of glucocerebrosidase (GCD) for the treatment of Gaucher disease. Taliglucerase alfa is currently ... read more
Genentech, a member of the Roche Group (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY),
today announced that BRIM3, a Phase III clinical study of RG7204
(PLX4032), met its co-primary endpoints showing a significant survival
benefit in people with previously untreated BRAF V600 mutation-positive
metastatic melanoma. Study participants who ... read more
Plexxikon Inc. today announced positive data from an interim analysis of
the BRIM3 trial, a large multi-center Phase 3 clinical study of PLX4032
(RG7204) in patients with previously untreated metastatic melanoma with
the BRAF mutation. Patients treated with PLX4032 had an improved overall
survival (OS) compared ... read more
HP (NYSE:HPQ) and Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT) today announced a
portfolio of four new converged application appliances that fuse
applications, infrastructure and productivity tools into a single
system. These solutions help organizations optimize employee
productivity and decision-making, while simplifying the delivery of
... read more
Insyde Software, a leading provider of Unified Extensible Firmware
Interface (UEFI) firmware, today announced that its flagship product
InsydeH2O™ UEFI BIOS supports the AMD Embedded G-Series platform
featuring a discrete-class AMD Radeon™ GPU with the new x86 “Bobcat” CPU
core integrated into a single Accelerated Processing ... read more
China could lead the race to roll out electric vehicles and will deploy
new transport technologies at scale more quickly than the United States,
according to a report by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) that compares the two
countries. But the US could lead a global biotechnology-based
agricultural ... read more
BondLend, the automated technology platform for the Fixed Income community, announced today that BNP Paribas is the first broker dealer to use Straight-Through Processing for their Fixed Income Mark-to-Market service. Straight-Through Processing facilitates reconciliation actions on BondLend's comparison services to be automatically updated in BNP Paribas' proprietary system.
Steven B. Misischia, Managing Director of Fixed Income Trading Operations at BNP Paribas stated, "Using BondLend's Mark-to-Market Comparison service has increased our operational efficiency and will exponentially continue to do so as ... read more
Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau:
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 19: FIRST TV STATION IN THE WEST
Profile America -- Wednesday, January 19th. The first television experiments were conducted in the 1920s, and telecasts from the 1939 World's Fair in New York were among the first available to the general public. Television development was sidelined by World War II but picked up speed when it was over, especially in the New York City area. ... read more
TESSCO Technologies Incorporated (NASDAQ:TESS), a leading provider to
the wireless communication industry, today announced its results for the
third quarter of fiscal 2011 ended December 26, 2010.
“I am pleased with the quarter as we delivered $0.38 in EPS, earned a
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Judith Ann Biggs has been appointed Vice President of Development for
the U.S. Veterans Initiative, the nation’s largest non-profit
organization providing housing and other services for homeless and
In her position, Ms. Biggs, whose father served as ... read more
Ubiquity Broadcasting Corporation has made history again while broadcasting the 2011 Sponsor Me Sunset Open using its patented IP backhaul technology. Today's contest featured up to 12 foot sets and some of the best surfers in the world. Ubiquity Broadcasting Corporation's patented IP backhaul technology and methodology are changing the way the world views live broadcasts and simulcasts over the internet, television, and mobile devices.
Ubiquity continues to bring the next generation of broadcasting to life while working ... read more