aisle411, the premiere mobile retail navigation service that helps shoppers find what they are looking for and get rewarded for it, today announced that it has been named a finalist in the 2010 Mobile Excellence Awards.
"We're thrilled to be selected as a finalist in the Mobile Excellence Awards," said Nathan Pettyjohn, CEO, aisle411. "It is an honor to be recognized in this distinguished industry awards program which demonstrates our dedication to delivering the best mobile technology breakthrough in the market. ... read more
Cynosure, Inc. (Nasdaq: CYNO) today announced financial results for the three months ended September 30, 2010.
Revenues for the third quarter of 2010 increased to $19.1 million from $17.9 million in the same period of 2009. On a sequential basis, reflecting the traditional seasonality of the July-September period, third-quarter 2010 revenue declined from $21.5 million in the second quarter of 2010.
Net loss for the third quarter of 2010 narrowed to $0.5 million, or $0.04 per basic and diluted ... read more
Volcano Corporation (Nasdaq: VOLC), a leading developer and manufacturer of precision intravascular therapy guidance tools designed to enhance the diagnosis and treatment of coronary and peripheral vascular disease, today announced that it will report its operating results for the third quarter and first nine months of fiscal 2010 on Wednesday, November 3.
The company will hold a conference call to discuss its financial results and operating activities open to all interested parties at 2 p.m., Pacific Daylight Time, (5 p.m., Eastern ... read more
Celebrating the return of the NFL season, Prilosec OTC® - the #1 pharmacist recommended over-the-counter heartburn medicine according to Pharmacy Times - has teamed up with two of the NFL's toughest offensive lineman to showcase the importance of powerful protection when it comes to treating frequent heartburn. New York Giants All-Pro Offensive Tackle David Diehl and Minnesota Vikings Guard Anthony Herrera have teamed up with Prilosec OTC to tell why NFL players can't afford to let anything undercut their fierce ... read more
Easy access to over 18 million businesses at the touch of a finger - that's what iPad and iPhone users get with the YP(SM) App from AT&T Interactive. Building on the app's popular local search and browse features, the latest version of the free YP app is now available on the App Store and features a new homepage that encourages further discovery of new businesses within three popular categories: Eat, Play and Live. This new discovery feature draws from the ... read more
HOUSTON, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ --Despite opposition from another national group, the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) has continued in its cause to generate discussion about auto insurers' use of personal credit information in setting rates. OnlineAutoInsurance.com recommends that consumers make a proactive effort to understand how insurers determine their prices and that they ensure their credit information does not contain errors that could adversely affect premiums.
Prospective policyholders who go to buy auto insurance online can also visit their ... read more
Fortune Data Centers, which provides premium wholesale data center space for corporate customers, announced today that the company has received approval from Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) to transfer to Direct Access (DA) power service, which allows eligible PG&E customers to competitively source electricity directly from energy suppliers other than PG&E.
Fortune Highlights Significance of Direct Access to Power
Fortune Data Centers' CEO, John Sheputis, says he believes the development means Fortune's San Jose facility is the first multi-tenant ... read more
Georgia-based electronics distributor, World Micro, Inc., announced today that it has signed a national authorized distribution agreement with Acrosser Technology Co. Ltd., an embedded computer solutions company. Under the terms of the agreement, World Micro can represent Acrosser's embedded computing solution products to customers throughout the United States. This agreement broadens World Micro's product portfolio and in particular, allows it to offer a larger portfolio of solutions to its OEM customers who require embedded computing products to run their industrial, ... read more
As Krista Acosta, a fourth grader at Berry Elementary in north Houston, became the 1,000th local child to receive a computer from non-profit Comp-U-Dopt, Inc., she thanked the computer donor and volunteers who opened a "new world" for her.
"When I grow up," Krista said, "I want to write books with good stories. I want to go to college someday, and this computer will help me learn at home after school." Acosta's mother, Bertha, added, "As a single mother with four ... read more
Next Intelligence Corporation (www.niq-health.com), the leader in message-based nurse call systems, today announced the expansion of its channel program for CarePlus(TM) and invites IT resellers, value added resellers (VAR) and system integrators (SI) to explore the growing health care marketplace in the US. The channel program provides members sales leads, education on technical and selling aspects of CarePlus, and very attractive price points and margins.
"When we launched CarePlus in Australia, we found that our distributors could close 30 out ... read more
PTC Therapeutics, Inc. today announced that it is expanding the development of ataluren, an investigational new drug, with the initiation of a Phase 2 clinical trial in nonsense mutation methylmalonic acidemia (nmMMA). MMA is a rare genetic disorder caused by deficiencies of crucial metabolic enzymes. Lack of these enzymes causes toxic levels of methylmalonic acid to accumulate in body fluids resulting in life-threatening metabolic complications affecting mainly the brain and kidneys.
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ThalesRaytheonSystems has been selected as one of two companies to study the viability of an Omni-Directional Weapon Locating (OWL) radar for the U.S. Army. ThalesRaytheonSystems will develop a proof of concept for highly mobile, low-cost radars that can detect and track incoming rocket and mortar threats over 360-degrees and at all angles.
"We are very excited about providing the armed forces with a design for a highly mobile and compact radar that provides 360-degree tracking coverage," said Kim Kerry, chief executive ... read more
Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) continues to build momentum in the unified communications (UC) space as it announces that its TNETV1072 high-performance processor powers IP phones Optimized for Microsoft Lync. TI's processor enables the enhanced voice experience with UC functions, including presence, in advanced endpoints such as the Aastra 6721ip and 6725ip and the Polycom® CX500, CX600 and CX3000 IP phones.
TNETV1072's robust C64x+ digital signal processor (DSP) core provides exceptional high-definition voice and wideband acoustic echo cancellation ... read more
Genomic Health, Inc. (Nasdaq: GHDX) today announced that the company will host a conference call and webcast on Monday, November 8 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss its third quarter 2010 financial results. The call and webcast will follow the release of the third quarter financial results after market close.
Conference Call Details
To access the live conference call on November 8 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time via phone, please dial (877) 303-7208 from the United States and Canada ... read more
Celator Pharmaceuticals today announced that it has completed enrollment in a phase 2 multicenter, randomized, open-label clinical trial of CPX-351 (Cytarabine:Daunorubicin) Liposome Injection versus intensive salvage therapy in adult patients with acute myeloid leukemia (AML) in first relapse. The study, which is supported through a partnership with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society® (LLS), achieved its target enrollment of 120 patients.
"We need new options for patients with AML in first relapse, as none of the regimens we currently use have ... read more
Argos Therapeutics today announced that it will host a Webinar with leading researchers in renal cell carcinoma (RCC) to discuss novel therapies, recently approved or in development, as well as the promise of personalized immunotherapy in the treatment of RCC.
In light of the first FDA approval of an autologous cellular immunotherapy, Dendreon Corporation's PROVENGE(®), three researchers will provide different perspectives on personalized immunotherapy for the treatment of cancer, with a focus on RCC. The Webinar is scheduled for 1 ... read more
Insmed Inc. (Nasdaq: INSM), a biopharmaceutical company, today announced that it will host a conference call on Wednesday, November 3rd, at 8:30 AM ET, to discuss its financial results for the third quarter 2010. Insmed intends to issue its quarterly financial results press release before the market opens on November 3rd.
To participate in the live conference call, please dial 866-356-4281 (U.S. callers) or 617-597-5395 (international), and provide passcode 61751565. A live webcast of the call will also be ... read more
Optimer Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: OPTR) is scheduled to present at Oppenheimer's 21st Annual Healthcare Conference at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City on Tuesday, November 2, 2010, at 10:15 a.m. Eastern Time.
Live audio webcast of this presentation will be accessible on the Company's website at www.optimerpharma.com, under the investors section. Replays of this presentation will be available at the same location for 30 days after the presentation.
About Optimer Pharmaceuticals
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Isilon® (Nasdaq: ISLN) today announced that the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology (MPI) has deployed Isilon scale-out storage to help power its leading-edge research in ecology and genetics. Using Isilon's X-Series, featuring the OneFS® operating system, MPI has consolidated project-related home directories, file shares and scientific data archives onto a single, shared storage resource, simplifying data management to improve productivity and reduce operating costs. With Isilon, MPI's researchers can access mission-critical information simultaneously without any performance disruption, increasing workflow ... read more
Wine Country Gift Baskets has added new product lines to its already impressive selection and aims to be your one-stop shopping solution for the holidays. In addition to their world famous Wine Country Gift Baskets, they will now offer a variety of flowers, fresh baked goods, fresh fruit, candy apples and chocolate covered strawberries. With so many gift ideas, Wine Country Gift Baskets is sure to have something to please everyone on your holiday gift list this season.
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