Mercury Computer Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY, www.mc.com),
a trusted ISR subsystems provider, today announced that it has completed
the acquisition of LNX Corporation. Based in Salem, New Hampshire, LNX
designs and builds next generation RF receivers for Signals
Intelligence, Communications Intelligence as well as Electronic Attack ... read more
REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/12/11 -- iPass® Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS), a leading provider of enterprise mobility services, today announced that it is partnering with Deutsche Telekom's International Multinational Corporations (MNC) Business Unit to deliver a range of new integrated mobility services for multinational corporate customers. As part of the expanded relationship, Deutsche Telekom's MNC Unit is leveraging the iPass Open Mobile Platform, a cloud-based platform launched in 2010, to enable its corporate customers to define the mobility ... read more
REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/12/11 -- iPass Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS), a leading provider of enterprise mobility services, today announced that it will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal 2010 on Thursday, February 17, 2011 following the close of regular market trading.
"Since we last talked at our Q3 earnings call in early November, we've seen steady progress with customer adoption of the Open Mobile platform and today we are excited to announce another ... read more
Amazon.com, Inc., (NASDAQ:AMZN) today announced that Nora Roberts has
become the third author to sell over 1 million Kindle books, becoming
the third member of the “Kindle Million Club.” As of yesterday, Nora
Roberts has sold 1,170,539 Kindle books under her name and her pseudonym
J.D. ... read more
MetroPCS Communications, Inc. (NYSE: PCS) will host a conference call to
discuss its financial and operational results for the fourth quarter and
full year 2010 on Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 9 a.m. Eastern Time
(ET). MetroPCS will issue a press release reporting its results earlier
... read more
Blackbaud, Inc. (Nasdaq: BLKB), the leading global provider of software
and related services designed specifically for nonprofit organizations,
announced today that it will report its fourth quarter and full year
2010 financial results after the U.S. financial markets close on Monday,
February 7, 2011.
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FICO (NYSE:FICO), the leading provider of analytics and decision
management technology, will announce its first quarter fiscal 2011
results on January 26, 2011, after the market closes and will host a
conference call at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (4:00 Central/2:00 Pacific).
... read more
Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Gastrointestinal Drugs Advisory Committee voted today to recommend non-approval of liprotamase, a non-porcine pancreatic enzyme replacement therapy (PERT), currently under FDA review for the treatment of exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI).
During the meeting, the committee had questions about the degree of efficacy of liprotamase and recommended that additional studies be conducted prior to considering approval of liprotamase for EPI.
"We appreciate the feedback the committee ... read more
The Irvine Chamber of Commerce (www.irvinechamber.com) is sponsoring a new online community for entrepreneurs and small businesses located at http://micropreneur.ogoing.com. The "Micropreneur Community" provides small-scale entrepreneurs the opportunity to share ideas, seek solutions to problems, and network with other entrepreneurs and professionals from many disciplines.
"We use the term "Micropreneur" to mean an entrepreneur with a limited number of employees," said Christopher Lynch, Vice President of Business and Economic Development, Irvine Chamber of Commerce. "Micropreneurs can be in any industry such ... read more
American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: APEI) – parent company of
online learning provider American Public University System, which
operates through American Military University and American Public
University – plans to release fourth quarter and full year 2010 results
after the close of U.S. financial markets on ... read more
Intuit Inc. (Nasdaq:INTU) will hold
its annual stockholder meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 19 at 8:00 a.m.
Pacific time at its Mountain View, Calif. headquarters.
Brad Smith, Intuit’s president and chief executive officer will present
the company's fiscal year 2010 ... read more
Valence Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: VLNC), a leading U.S.-based global
manufacturer of advanced energy storage solutions, will release results
after the close of U.S. financial markets on February 2, 2011. Company
management will conduct a conference call to discuss its fiscal 2011
third quarter financial results that ... read more
HFS Consultants (HFS), which provides a broad range of essential healthcare management solutions to hospitals and other healthcare facilities throughout California, continues to grow with the hiring of two new senior managers, William J. King and Carl H. Gerlach. Both join the company's Management & Operations practice.
"King and Gerlach bring valuable, senior-level knowledge and expertise to HFS," says Rich Gianello, president of HFS. "Their professional experience will serve to keep us as a leader in the healthcare management arena and ... read more
ALEXANDRIA, VA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/12/11 -- The American Diabetes Association®, the nation's leading voluntary health organization in the fight to Stop Diabetes®, is pleased to honor Senator Susan Collins (R-ME) with the 2010 Distinguished Leadership in Diabetes Policy Award. The award will be presented at an upcoming event held January 14, 2011.
The Distinguished Leadership in Diabetes Policy Award, established by the American Diabetes Association last year, is presented biennially at the end of each Congress to United ... read more
One out of five Fortune 500 companies that responded to a recent National
Safety Council survey has a total ban on cell phone use while
driving that covers all employees. More than half of these policies were
implemented since 2008 – indicating corporate America is heeding the
... read more
Global surface temperatures in 2010 tied 2005 as the warmest on record, according to an analysis released Wednesday by researchers at NASA's Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) in New York.
The two years differed by less than 0.018 degrees Fahrenheit. The difference is smaller than the uncertainty in comparing the temperatures of recent years, putting them into a statistical tie. In the new analysis, the next warmest years are 1998, 2002, 2003, 2006 and 2007, which are statistically ... read more
plc (NYSE:IR), a world leader in creating and sustaining safe,
comfortable and efficient environments, is pleased to announce the
appointment of Archana Deskus as vice president and chief information
officer (CIO), effective January 17. Deskus joins Ingersoll Rand from
... read more
Cobalis Corp., (Pink Sheets: CLSC) makers of PreHistin® Allergy Defense Formula, announced today that they have received a $415,000 opening purchase order via the Direct EDI ordering and invoicing system from one of the nation's two leading chain pharmacies, as well as opening orders from several other national and regional healthcare product distributors and retailers; thus signaling the launch of PreHistin®'s national retail marketing campaign. The aggregate purchase orders call for delivery of over 25,000 boxes of PreHistin® to ... read more
EnPro Industries (NYSE: NPO) today announced that William Dries, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will retire from the company upon reaching age 60 on September 11, 2011. Alexander W. Pease, currently a partner with McKinsey & Co., has been named as his successor. Pease will join EnPro on February 28, 2011, as a senior vice president and will assume full responsibilities as chief financial officer following the company's annual meeting of shareholders on May 5, 2011.
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Jehan al-Sadat, a world-renowned activist for women's rights who has devoted her life to public service and international peace, will be the speaker at Walden University's academic residency on Wednesday, Jan. 19, at Miami's James L. Knight Center.
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Jehan Sadat, widow of the late Egyptian President Anwar al-Sadat, is an author, educator, lecturer and social activist both in her country and around the world. Sadat, first lady of Egypt from 1970 to 1981, was the first wife of a ... read more