Weedle, the free skill based social networking platform, has changed its
name to SkillPages (http://skillpages.com)
from today and has announced new features. SkillPages, which describes
itself as, the “World’s Trusted Network of People with Skills”, is
designed to create new opportunities for people, enabling anyone,
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Bruce Davis, Chairman and CEO of Digimarc Corporation (NASDAQ: DMRC)
will provide the keynote address for the Multimedia Processing and
Applications Track at the annual IS&T/SPIE Electronic Imaging
Conference. The conference will be held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel San
Francisco Airport on January 24, 2011.
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Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CCO) has enjoyed an
overwhelmingly positive reception for its digital transit shelter
network launches in San Francisco and Washington, D.C.
In San Francisco, the first-of-their-kind interactive digital transit
shelters feature robust 72” LCD ... read more
comScore, Inc. (Nasdaq: SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today released results from a study on U.S. consumers' evolving email behaviors using data from its comScore Media Metrix and MobiLens services. The study found that in November 2010, the number of visitors to web-based email sites declined 6 percent compared to the previous year, while email engagement declined at an even greater rate. During the same time period, the number of users accessing email via their mobile devices ... read more
The industry leader in standards based assessments is proud to introduce Coach(TM) Online. This new standards-aligned online assessment tool for math and English/language arts (ELA), gives students authentic test experience and provides automatic scoring, skill analysis and real-time data for teachers.
Coach Online is a comprehensive assessment tool, where practice and remediation is individualized by student according to the automatic analysis of online test results. Coach Online includes:
-- 100% alignment to state standards
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Call it the snowball effect.
As more shoppers become comfortable buying sporting goods on the web, and more brands take advantage of retail-integrated eCommerce, online sales in the sporting goods industry continue to grow.
In the fourth quarter of 2010, for example, sporting goods brands saw same-store sales grow 32% year over year on the Shopatron network. Snowsports brands alone enjoyed Q4 same-store sales growth of 59% using Shopatron's retail-integrated eCommerce system.
"The sporting goods and snowsports industries ... read more
The New Year brings a whole new look to Spike TV's weekly half-hour show about video games, "GTTV with Geoff Keighley." Now entering its fourth season, GTTV is the ultimate guide to what's next in the fast-paced world of gaming, featuring world exclusive first looks at the hottest games of the future. The all new season of GTTV premieres Thursday, January 27th at 1:10 AM ET/PT on Spike.
Along with an entirely new look for 2011, GTTV will ... read more
Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has opened a new facility collocated with the U.S. military to enhance collaboration and industrial teaming on warfighter technologies and systems.
(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110120/NE32761 )
Located at the Aberdeen Proving Ground's Government and Technology Enterprise or GATE Park -- a technology, research and development business area for government and non-government users -- the 75,000-square-foot space includes office, lab and customer presentation facilities.
"Through closer collaboration with the military, Raytheon employees at this new facility will provide advanced capabilities, ... read more
With a "customer comes first" attitude, Midwest distribution company, Troyer Foods Inc. has made the decision to partner with JustFoodERP and Microsoft Dynamics NAV to serve their business software needs into the coming decade.
Founded in 1948, Troyer Foods is a broad line foodservice supplier and specialty retail supplier with a product breadth of fresh and processed meats, seafood, deli and bakery items. Based in Goshen, Indiana, with four facilities, they are a well known member of the midwest community, employing ... read more
Guests from Que Publishing and Diskeeper will appear on radio talk show
Let's Talk Computers. Que Publishing is a company of Pearson Education,
the world's largest education publisher and a Pearson (NYSE: PSO)
company. Diskeeper Corporation is the undisputed leader in performance
and reliability technologies.
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Pandora, the popular personalized internet radio service, and The Recording Academy® announced today the launch of a special-edition GRAMMY® Pandora® internet radio station. The station, at pandora.com/grammys, adds to the building excitement for the 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards on Sunday, February 13th on the CBS Television Network from 8-11:30 p.m. EST/PST. People can simply add the GRAMMY station to their personalized Pandora internet radio station list by visiting pandora.com/grammys. The station allows fans to listen to a selection of songs ... read more
AlwaysOn, the leading open media blog and event community, today announced the winners of the 2011 OnMedia 100 Top Private Companies. This award recognizes the cutting edge technology companies that have emerged as leaders in the worlds of advertising, media, marketing, branding, and publishing. Each winner will be acknowledged at the OnMedia conference on January 31 - February 2 at The Paley Center for Media in New York City.
In its fifth consecutive year, AlwaysOn challenged companies to demonstrate that ... read more
TheCarrot.com, a leading provider of online and mobile consumer health engagement programs, announced the immediate availability of its new Quit Smoking Program. Drawing on the expertise of the University of California at San Francisco's Smoking Cessation Leadership Center, the action-based program combines proven behavior modification methodology with TheCarrot.com's award-winning online and mobile health platform.
"We're excited to offer our customers an innovative approach to Quit Smoking," says Douglas Trauner, CEO and founder of Health Analytic Services, Inc., the producer of TheCarrot.com. ... read more
The Learning Annex is offering its unique blend of "edutainment" classes with celebrity instructors and business gurus on Ustream. The newly formed partnership will launch two channels on Ustream focusing on Education and Spirituality. Both will be powered exclusively by The Learning Annex.
The Learning Annex has thousands of experts who have taught over two million graduates. These experts will now have access to a global audience of millions of viewers when it launches this Spring. Pricing ... read more
AT&T* today announced the recent activation of more than a million-dollar advanced wireless system that will enhance mobile coverage inside and around the KFC YUM! Center in downtown Louisville.
The KFC YUM! Center is home to the University of Louisville Cardinals Men's and Women's Basketball programs. Additionally, it is designed to accommodate a wide variety of other events including NCAA championships such as wrestling, swimming and volleyball, as well as concerts, circuses, wrestling and boxing matches and ice shows.
"This new ... read more
a master data management (MDM) software company that specializes on the
Microsoft Master Data Services platform, is pleased to announce a
partnership with MCNEXT, a specialized consulting firm widely recognized
for its expertise across Microsoft development technologies. Based in
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NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 01/20/11 -- CEOs in the Tech Sector have always garnered headlines -- most market watchers would argue more than in any other sector. The CEO's responsibility in guiding employees and executive officers towards a central objective is of significant importance in the tech sector due to the speed at which innovative products hit the shelves. In the past year, a countless number of technology stocks have been sent plummeting after headlines regarding ... read more
NASA postponed the Jan. 21 unveiling of the new rocket integration facility at the Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia due to expected inclement weather. A new date for the ceremony has not been determined.
The Horizontal Integration Facility will support medium class mission capabilities. The first customer to use the facility will be Orbital Sciences Corp. of Dulles, Va., with its Taurus II launch vehicle.
Orbital will conduct missions for NASA under the agency's Commercial Orbital Transportation Services project and Commercial ... read more
The number of securities lawsuits filed in 2010 edged above the record
number of suits filed in 2009, according to the latest quarterly review
of securities litigation by Advisen Ltd., sponsored by Kaufman Dolowich
Voluck & Gonzo LLP. The number of new suits related to the recent credit
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