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Thursday, January 12, 2012

  • Posted at 7:10 AM
    EIN News -- Touted by supporters as tools that will help the U.S. go after "foreign" rogue websites, the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and Protect IP Act (PIPA) bills are facing growing opposition. Rep. Darrell Issa and Sen. Ron Wyden, the most vocal opponents of SOPA and PIPA in the U.S. House of Representatives & the Senate, have championed alternative legislation, the Open Act. But they both agree that in order to defeat the SOPA and PIPA bills, effective grass-roots opposition ... read more
  • Posted at 7:10 AM
    Olliance Group, a Black Duck company, and DLA Piper today announced the upcoming Open Source Think Tank 2012 conference, which will be held April 12-14, 2012 in Napa, California. The exclusive, semi-annual conference brings together CEOs, CIOs, CTOs, legal experts, investors and senior executives involved in the commercial application of open source, mobile and cloud computing technologies to discuss the current state and future direction of open source. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110308/NE61086LOGO-a) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110308/NE61086LOGO-b) This event's theme, "Industry-Driven Community Innovation," will examine ... read more
  • Posted at 7:09 AM
    DuPont Fabros Technology, Inc. (NYSE: DFT) today announced that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of additional shares of its Series B Cumulative Redeemable Perpetual Preferred Stock. The joint book-running managers for this offering are Barclays Capital, Raymond James, Jefferies and Stifel Nicolaus Weisel, and the co-manager is KeyBanc Capital Markets. The company expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 15% of the shares of Series B Preferred Stock initially sold to ... read more
  • Posted at 7:08 AM
    MundoHispanico and WUVG Univision 34 Atlanta have partnered to expand news content offerings across platforms for the Atlanta Hispanic community. "Noticias Univision 34," the station's local newscast airing at 6 p.m. and 11 p.m., will feature a two-minute news capsule highlighting MundoHispanico's top stories of the week every Thursday. The news capsule will include video from MundoHispanico's news team, as well as high-profile events. Furthermore, WUVG Univision 34's chief meteorologist, Eduardo Rodriguez, will be prominently featured in MundoHispanico providing the ... read more
  • Posted at 7:07 AM
    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: China Pharmaceutical Equipment Industry Report, 2011-2012 http://www.reportlinker.com/p0751396/China-Pharmaceutical-Equipment-Industry-Report-2011-2012.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Pharmaceu In recent years, Chinese pharmaceutical equipment industry has witnessed significant growth in both product quality and technological content, as well as steady rise of sales volume. According to China Association For Pharmaceutical Equipment (CAPE), the gross output value of Chinese pharmaceutical equipment industry hit RMB12.83 billion, up 37.1% YoY, the sales grew 50.1% year on year to RMB12.86 billion, and the total profit ... read more
  • Posted at 7:04 AM
    A new study from market researcher Infonetics Research details the plans of operators transitioning their optical transmission and switching equipment to higher speed wavelengths -- 40 Gigabits per second (40G) and/or 100 Gigabits per second (100G) -- using WDM to transport SONET/SDH, ... read more
  • Posted at 7:03 AM
    Bronto Software, the leading marketing platform for retailers and other commerce-focused companies, announced today that the company concluded 2011 with record growth. Bronto’s strong fourth quarter capped a year in which revenue grew 54% over 2010 and the company finished the year with 118 employees, a ... read more
  • Posted at 7:03 AM
    RainedOut(TM), the leading provider of free event and group communication services, announced today that SportsPilot has partnered with them to integrate their FREE+ group messaging directly into SportsPilot's league management service. The integration will provide SportsPilot's clients the ability to instantly communicate time-sensitive information to all of their members via SMS text messaging, email and social media. The FREE+ aspect of RainedOut will allow SportsPilot, and all of their clients, to use the system as a fundraising tool. The more ... read more
  • Posted at 7:03 AM
    Saab Sensis Corporation, a U.S. subsidiary of the defense and security company Saab, has been selected by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for the Airport Surface Surveillance Capability (ASSC) program. FAA has incrementally funded MUSD 5 (MSEK 34) of the MUSD 54 (MSEK 370) five year contract. In addition, options for deliveries beyond the five year period are valued at MUSD 65 (MSEK 442), for a total contract value of MUSD 119 (MSEK 825). ASSC is a program that will ... read more
  • Posted at 7:01 AM
    ISELIN, NJ -- (Marketwire) -- 01/12/12 -- Cross River Fiber, a New Jersey-based, boutique dark fiber optic and telecommunications solutions provider, announce the additions of Mike Sevret as Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer and Jim Martini as Chief Financial Officer. Cross River Fiber, launched in June 2011, is a niche CLEC that designs, constructs and manages carrier independent dark fiber optic routes throughout the State of New Jersey. Sevret joins the company's management team from Optimum Lightpath, where ... read more
  • Posted at 7:01 AM
    CHELMSFORD, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/12/12 -- Aspect, a leading provider of customer contact and Microsoft platform solutions, today announced that its customer HarborOne, a top credit union in the United States, has received the 2011 Business Collaboration Leadership Award from Ventana Research, a business and IT research and advisory services firm. HarborOne received the Business Technology Award for Business Collaboration for their multichannel customer contact strategy and for leveraging unified communications and collaboration (UC&C) technologies to consistently ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    TSYS (NYSE: TSS) today announced the addition of two team members to its senior management group. Dennis Jones joins TSYS as Group Executive of Business Operations, TSYS International, and Rick Machold joins as Group Executive, Assistant General Auditor, TSYS. ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    The ongoing volatility of copper pricing has created a major concern for the telecommunications industry, in which telecoms operators traditionally use copper ground wire for network grounding and bonding. Rising copper prices negatively impact operating costs by increasing the price of wire and maintenance costs, as ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Probe Manufacturing, Inc., (OTC QB : PMFI), A Global Electronics Design and Manufacturing Services Company, announced today that it has been selected to provide end-to-end manufacturing services to a company set to revolutionize RFID technology. It’s an honor to ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    At AHR Expo, Vela Solaris (www.velasolaris.com), a privately-held corporation providing software solutions for the renewable energy sector, will be demonstrating its latest release including North American manufacture’s hydronic system templates (Booth #3015). "By ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    International Rectifier, IR® (NYSE: IRF), a world leader in power management technology today announced its IR3550 power stage device was named a 2011 Product of the Year by Electronic Products Magazine. The IR3550 is part of a family of ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    (NASDAQ: SSYS) Stratasys Inc. today reminds students and educators that just three weeks remain to submit a design for its Dimension brand’s eighth annual Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge. The global contest encourages students to submit an innovative new product design, a redesign of an ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Capsilon, a provider of cloud-based document sharing, imaging and collaboration solutions, reported the company has doubled its monthly revenues in 2011 despite market challenges and achieved this milestone in August, three months before its fiscal year ended. ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Navicure, a leading Internet-based medical claims clearinghouse for physician practices, today announced that the company was selected as a member of the Arizona Regional Extension Center’s (REC) Vendor Alliance Program. The REC gives medical providers guidance about the technology vendors best suited to meet their practices’ ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Digimarc Corporation (NASDAQ: DMRC) announced today that House Beautiful, the leading authority on home design and decoration and well-known for its innovative marketing programs, has partnered with longtime advertiser Glidden® Paint to introduce the first-of-its-kind integrated advertising experience between editorial content in the ... read more