Boeing (NYSE: BA) on Wednesday made a surprise donation of $26,000 to Washington State Leadership & Assistance for Science Education Reform (LASER). Boeing's donation comes from proceeds from its sponsorship of the IMAX film "Legends of Flight." The presentation took place during the monthly executive board meeting at the Pacific Science Center in Seattle, Wash.
"Boeing is delighted to be able to support this great organization in its effort to give teachers and principals the training and resources they need to ... read more
Ancillary Care Solutions (ACS), the nationwide leader in helping
healthcare organizations establish and manage physical and occupational
therapy programs, today announced it was chosen to provide therapy
related assessment and training services to United Cerebral Palsy (UCP)
of Central Arizona, a non-profit health and human service ... read more
Radiologic Associates of Fredericksburg (RAF) has partnered with the Image Gently Campaign to increase awareness of opportunities to lower radiation dose when imaging children. Image Gently is an initiative of the Alliance for Radiation Safety in Pediatric Imaging.
"RAF radiologists and technologists have undergone additional training in ways to reduce radiation exposure, especially with CT scanning. We now have age and weight based CT protocols. This helps proportion the radiation dose when imaging children," said Dr. ... read more
BETHESDA, MD -- (Marketwire) -- 02/17/11 -- Technology consulting firm, Computech, Inc., announced that the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) and Federal Communications Commission (FCC) have completed the public launch of the National Broadband Map (the "Map"). The publicly accessible, searchable and interactive Map, which supports one of the White House's objectives from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, connects consumers and businesses with useful information about broadband where they live and work, and serves ... read more
Clearwave Corporation, a premier provider of patient information
exchange software, announced today that Acxiom® Corporation (Nasdaq:
ACXM), the recognized leader in marketing services and technology, will
power Clearwave’s new Patient Recognition for healthcare providers by
using Acxiom’s AbiliTec® as well as Acxiom’s Recognition Manager.
... read more
Stem Cell Assurance, Inc. (Pink Sheets: SCLZ) announced that, between November 2010 and February 2011, it obtained debt financing in the aggregate amount of $1,347,500. The debt is repayable three months from the date of issuance of the respective notes; however, the Company has the right to extend the maturity date for an additional three months. During the initial three month period of the notes, the rate of interest will be 10% per annum; during any extension period, ... read more
Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) introduces two new programmable real-time unit (PRU) daughter cards and free software that allow customers to add differentiated peripherals and design flexibility for reduced development costs to extend the functionality of their AM1x Sitara(TM) ARM® microprocessor-based systems.
The universal asynchronous receiver/transmitters (UART) PRU and controller area network lite (CAN-lite) PRU daughter cards can be used in evaluation with the AM1x Sitara ARM MPUs or as a standalone reference design to jumpstart customers' product development. ... read more
GigOptix, Inc. (OTCBB: GGOX), a leading supplier of high performance
electronic and electro-optic components that enable next generation 40G
and 100G optical networks, today announced that it been chosen as a
“Best and Brightest” technology leader by the MDB Capital Group based on
the novelty and ... read more
Conatus Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced today the treatment of the first patient in a multi-center Phase 2b clinical trial evaluating CTS-1027 in combination with Peginterferon Alfa-2a (Pegasys®) and ribavirin (Copegus®) in a treatment experienced, hepatitis C (HCV) null responder patient population. Safety, tolerability, and antiviral activity of the triple combination will be assessed after up to 48 weeks of therapy.
CTS-1027 is an oral, small molecule compound that inhibits the activity of key members of a class of protease enzymes, the matrix ... read more
The MUSIC Group, owner of the world-renowned Behringer, Midas and Klark Teknik brands, has installed 44 APx515 audio analyzers at its newly refurbished Zhongshan production facility. The order was placed though AP Technology, the exclusive Chinese distributor for APx515 manufacturer Audio Precision, the recognized standard in audio test.
The MUSIC Group's test infrastructure was already quite comprehensive with its own UL lab and Faraday cage. The APx515 analyzers add state-of-the-art audio test capability so the MUSIC Group can verify components as ... read more
Sensus Healthcare has announced the formation of a Medical Advisory Board (MAB). Accepting to Chair this Board as Medical Director is Dr. Armand B. Cognetta, distinguished Dermatologist and founder of Dermatology Associates of Tallahassee, Florida. Dr. Cognetta is recognized as a leader and innovator in his field. Dr. Cognetta will provide clinical guidance and patient advocacy in the ongoing development of the Company's leading Superficial Radiotherapy product platform, the SRT-100(TM), and also lead the Company's multi-disciplinary Medical Advisory Board in ... read more
PixelMags today announced its support and immediate plans for
integrating the new Apple subscription service into its digital
publishing platform. This move marks the company’s continual efforts to
ensure its publishers maximize all forms of subscription revenue.
PixelMags’ upcoming ... read more
Shangri-La Entertainment announced today it has entered into an agreement with YouTube and Lexus to present the Sebastian Gutierrez film "Girl Walks Into a Bar" free, exclusively on YouTube premiering Friday, March 11 at http://www.youtube.com/screeningroom. The presentation marks the first time a major motion picture was created exclusively for Web distribution.
"Girl Walks Into a Bar" will premiere in the YouTube Screening Room, a platform designed to showcase top films from around the world.
"With 'Girl Walks Into a Bar,' ... read more
Madison, Wis. will be the site of the 2011 National Small Business
Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR)
Conference that is being held April 10–13, 2011 (http://wisconsinsbir.org).
The conference will help attendees understand key facets of the federal
... read more
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Omnicell, Inc., (Nasdaq: OMCL) a leading provider of medication management systems to healthcare facilities, will demonstrate its interoperable standards-based technology solutions during the HIMSS11 Interoperability Showcase. The Showcase is part of the 2011 Annual HIMSS Conference and Exhibition and is held in collaboration with Integrating the Healthcare Enterprise (IHE). The Showcase will be located in Hall E of the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida from February 20-24, 2011.
Omnicell will join the Connected Demonstration area at the Showcase that ... read more
U.S. Cellular was recognized at the J.D. Power and Associates Customer Service Roundtable in Las Vegas as a J.D. Power 2011 Customer Service Champion--one of only 40 companies to have earned this distinction this year.
To qualify for inclusion on this elite list, companies must not only excel within their own industries, but also must stand out among leading brands in 20 major industries evaluated by J.D. Power. Five key customer "touch points" measured included people, presentation, process, product and ... read more
The CEC would like to recognize the 11 companies that were selected for the second "CAP 20" class of clients: Balanced IT Solutions, FinanceSeer, Innovative Exams, Intellihot, Mata Traders, Power2Switch, PVPower, Rover Enterprises, School Town, Shift Worldwide and SOL Elixirs LLC.
The CAP 20 group is part of the broader Cluster Acceleration Program (CAP), which fosters the growth of emerging companies by linking them to strategic resources throughout the state. Through educational conferences, networking forums and one-on-one advisory services, CAP unites ... read more
The Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA), representing US leadership in semiconductor manufacturing and design, today announced that it strongly supports the Administration's proposal for a permanent and enhanced research & development (R&D) tax credit as well as increased funding for critical science research through the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) in the FY2012 President's Budget. However, several international tax provisions contained in the budget proposal are counterproductive to long-term global competitiveness for SIA ... read more
MedeFile International, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MDFI), a leader in portable patient-centric electronic medical record management solutions, today announced that it has engaged Elite Financial Communications Group, LLC, a nationally recognized investor and public relations firm, to manage investor relations and corporate communications.
In collaboration with MedeFile's senior leadership team, Elite is charged with developing, implementing and supporting a fully integrated corporate and shareholder communications platform. Dodi Handy, President and CEO of Elite, will lead the IR/PR team and ... read more