Products Manufacturing Association (JPMA) has announced its
next-generation certification program for advancing the safety of
nursery products and baby gear, and has appointed SGS
as the administrator, principal independent testing laboratory and
inspection agency for the certification program.
... read more
Software Corporation (NASDAQ: PRGS), today announced that Stanford
Graduate School of Business has selected Progress® DataDirect
Connect® XE for ODBC drivers to provide real-time connectivity to
its Salesforce.com installation. Stanford will use the DataDirect
Connect drivers to integrate Salesforce.com data with ... read more
Tablets in use in the U.S. will climb from 25 million in 2011 to more
than 134 million in 2015, with sales eventually eclipsing those of PCs,
according to Yankee
Group’s new report “2012
US Tablet Landscape: An All-Too-Familiar Story.” Unfortunately for
... read more
marketing provider ExactTarget (NYSE:ET) announced today that
award-winning author and actor Michael J. Fox will keynote its annual Connections
conference Oct. 16-18 in Indianapolis.
Expected to attract more than 4,000 top marketers from the world’s
... read more
As over a third of companies worldwide struggle to fill available jobs1,
announced today the general availability of their next-generation
recruitment platform. Their unique recruitment platform uses
collaboration, rich media, and predictive analytics to improve the
efficiency and effectiveness ... read more
Verizon Wireless today announced it is bringing the nation's largest 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network to Bedford on June 21. With the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network, customers can use their 4G LTE wireless devices in Bedford to surf the Web, listen to music, stream live video, take advantage of thousands of applications, and stay in touch with family and friends, all with speeds up to 10 times faster than before. ... read more
Verizon Wireless today announced it is bringing the nation's largest 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network to Sharon on June 21. With the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network, customers can use their 4G LTE wireless devices in Sharon to surf the Web, listen to music, stream live video, take advantage of thousands of applications, and stay in touch with family and friends, all with speeds up to 10 times faster than before. ... read more
DynCorp International (DI) today announced that it has been awarded a
contract with the U.S. Air Force Materiel Command to provide support
services for T-6A and T-6B aircraft at several Air Force and Navy
locations throughout the U.S.
“This ... read more
Gogo, a leader of in-flight connectivity and a pioneer in wireless in-flight digital entertainment solutions, announced today that it has partnered with StubHub to give passengers onboard all Gogo equipped flights free access to the world's largest online ticket marketplace.
Passengers can now purchase tickets to games, concerts, and theater shows while they're traveling to their destination city.
Accessing StubHub on Gogo is easy. Once the aircraft hits 10,000 feet, passengers can simply open their laptop, tablet or mobile device and ... read more
Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the leading retailer of content,
digital media and educational products, today announced a special
savings offer, just in time for Father’s Day and Graduation. Starting
Thursday June 7, 2012 through Sunday June 17, 2012 customers will save
$20 on a ... read more
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) today announced that its Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL), with facilities in Maryland, Atlanta and San Francisco; and its Fire Research Laboratory (FRL) have received accreditation through the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors/Laboratory Accreditation Board's (ASCLD/LAB) International Program.
"Successful accreditation makes a powerful statement to prosecutors, law enforcement and other professionals that ATF's laboratory system continues to meet the very highest of standards," said ATF Acting Director B. Todd Jones.
"I'm very ... read more
Below are highlights of new review articles appearing in the June 2012 issue of the JAAOS, as well as the full table of contents. Each news highlight, and listed title in the table of contents, includes a link to the abstract.
Effects of Smoking on Bone and Joint Health
During cigarette use, hazardous gases and chemicals that can cause genetic mutations and the development of cancer are released into the bloodstream. One of these chemicals, nicotine, also can cause and/or exacerbate many ... read more
LinkedIn director Vincente Silveira has confirmed that some of the enterprise social network's passwords have been "compromised" when a user in a Russian forum uploaded over six million hashed LinkedIn passwords.
The online dating site eHarmony has confirmed that passwords for some of its accounts have also been breached.
In addition, many LinkedIn users have been targeted by email scams asking them to "confirm" their email address by clicking a link.
Both companies are contacting their users with information on what to ... read more
The master complaint in the multidistrict litigation against the National Football League (NFL) was filed today on behalf of all former players, alleging that the NFL had a duty to acknowledge and address the risks of neurological injury, but instead deliberately and fraudulently ignored and concealed this information from its players. This master complaint unifies more than 80 lawsuits filed against the NFL by more than 2,000 players nationwide to date.
"I firmly believe the NFL could have and should have ... read more
KaloBios Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced the appointment of Néstor
A. Molfino, M.D. as Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Molfino was previously
Vice President, Clinical Development and Respiratory Therapeutic Area
Head at MedImmune, Inc. (AstraZeneca Biologics).
“Néstor Molfino joins KaloBios with ... read more
Los Angeles Syndicate of Technology, Inc. (OTCQB: LAST), a seed-stage venture fund and technology incubator, is pleased to announce that its portfolio company, Stockr, Inc., ("Stockr") was featured in renowned publication, Inside Investor Relations.
The article can be found on Inside Investor Relations: How Stockr Plans to Change Financial Social Media.
Stockr is a social network built for the stock market that allows you to see and discuss what stocks other users are trading in real time. "Relative to existing ... read more
Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include Google Inc. (Nasdaq:GOOG), Microsoft (Nasdaq:MSFT), Apple Inc. (Nasdaq:AAPL), Motorola Mobility Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:MMI) and Yahoo Inc (Nasdaq:YHOO).
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Here are highlights from Wednesday's Analyst Blog:
Google ... read more
Helping to define industry standards that shape today's communications technology development has been a hallmark of Applied Communication Sciences dating back to its days as part of Telcordia and -- before that -- Bell Communications Research (Bellcore). Two recent standards-related announcements from ATIS and the Optical Internetworking Forum (OIF) once again highlight the company's involvement and leadership in influencing the direction of future technologies that impact the global communications industry.
"We have a long, rich heritage with involvement in industry standards ... read more
Intelligent Global Pooling Systems (iGPS Company, LLC) announced today that Nice-Pak Products will significantly expand its use of iGPS' all-plastic pallets with embedded RFID tags in 2012, quadrupling the companies' existing relationship. Nice-Pak is the global leader in the design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of premium quality branded and private label pre-moistened wipe products. Through its consumer, institutional, healthcare and contract divisions, Nice-Pak supplies superior, leading-edge products to every class of trade.
"The decision to expand our relationship with ... read more