Strategy Analytics found that the optoelectronics segment of the
compound semiconductor industry continued to grow into the close of
2010, driven by trends like broader adoption of LEDs for general and
automotive lighting applications, as well as increased performance
demand by the optical transport market. The ... read more
No payment system is as simple as swiping a credit card. Consumers expect it and businesses prefer it. And now, "Pay Anywhere" from North American Bancard (NAB) allows anyone to take advantage of that simplicity to sell anything, anywhere - with no monthly or equipment fees.
NAB, an industry leader in credit card processing, today announced the launch of its Pay Anywhere (www.payanywhere.com) mobile payment application, which allows users to process credit card payments via mobile devices. NAB ... read more
Braintree recently launched the first end-to-end encryption solution of
its kind for merchants accepting credit card payments online (aka
card-not-present or CNP). Like Braintree’s Transparent Redirect
solution, CNP End-to-End Encryption eliminates the transmission and
storage of credit card data from the merchant environment. This
... read more
STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a world leader in microcontrollers, is leading the trend to simplify product design with plug-and-play modules for prototyping, by releasing its third-generation development platform for customers using STM8 and STM32 microcontrollers.
The new EvoPrimer platform builds on experience from ST's Primer and Primer2 kits, the industry's first low-cost, hand-held tools for rapid prototyping with the STM8 and STM32. Now, EvoPrimer further increases flexibility and lowers customers' overall investment in tools by providing a common base unit with interchangeable ... read more
Wealth-X, the world's leading wealth intelligence firm, today announced the publication of its analysis of the fortunes of Wall Street's ten wealthiest executives.
According to Wealth-X estimates, the top executives at the ten biggest banks and asset managers on Wall Street--including Lloyd Blankfein of Goldman Sachs, Larry Fink of BlackRock and Jamie Dimon of J.P. Morgan--have an average net worth of $210 million.
Their combined net worth is at least $2.1 billion when accounting for shares and options in their ... read more
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/d51cc7/rfid_readers_and_t)
has announced the addition of the "RFID
Readers and Tags A Global Market Overview" report to their offering.
The recent times have witnessed considerable advancements in RFID
technology, which have contributed to an increase in ... read more
Monster, a world leader in the manufacturing of high-performance headphones and consumer electronics accessories, announced a major Youth Empowerment Initiative for 2011 at the 2011 Consumer Electronics Show. The multi-tiered initiative will include a partnership with Nick Cannon and his company Ncredible Entertainment, as well as a new relationship with Dean Kamen in support of the FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) robotics programs.
As part of the endeavor with Nick Cannon, Monster will create a unique ... read more
In order to best serve its financial institution and merchant customers,
and manage its global business with a focus on local delivery, First
Data Corporation, today announced that it will consolidate the
operations and management of its North American business and its
business outside North America ... read more
Four-fifths of the nation’s hospitals, and 41 percent of office-based
physicians, currently intend to take advantage of federal incentive
payments for adoption and meaningful use of certified electronic health
records (EHR) technology, according to survey data released today by the
Office of the National Coordinator for ... read more
WESTBOROUGH, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/13/11 -- IBC Life Sciences is pleased to announce its 21st International Biological Assay & Development conference will take place on May 11-13, 2011 in San Francisco.
This highly practical and technical conference is specially designed for scientists, analysts, assay statisticians and managers who work with biological assays during biotech and biopharmaceutical development or routine product release. Regulatory and Quality Assurance professionals who deal with submitting or overseeing complex assays will also gain much needed ... read more
Systems (Portico), the leader in Integrated
Provider Management (IPM) solutions, announced today the completion
of a $5 million subordinated debt financing through Safeguard
Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE). Portico also increased its credit
facilities with Comerica Bank (NYSE: CMA) from ... read more
Environmental Tectonics Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: ETCC) ("ETC", "we", or the "Company") today announced financial results for the third quarter and year-to-date of fiscal 2011 which ended on November 26, 2010.
The reader is referred to the Company's Annual Report on Form 10-K for the period ended February 26, 2010, filed on May 27, 2010, and the Company's Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the period ended November 26, 2010, filed on January 10, 2011, for additional information on the ... read more
Telomerase Activation Sciences, Inc. (T.A. Sciences) today announced the issuance of U.S. Patent No. 7,846,904 to the Geron Corporation. The patent covers the use of certain compounds to upregulate telomerase expression in cells.
T.A. Sciences has exclusive worldwide rights to technology under this patent for nutraceutical and cosmetic applications.
"This foundational patent is a validation of the millions of dollars and more than 8 years of effort we have invested to bring TA-65, the world's first telomerase activator, to market," stated ... read more
For the first time, Honda
is creating a “Power of Dreams Experience” exhibit at the 2011 Sundance
Film Festival. The interactive venue will showcase unique Honda products
highlighting innovation, environmental leadership and advanced
technology. Festival attendees and local residents will have the
... read more
Claimsnet.com (OTC Bulletin Board: CLAI), a leading provider of electronic transaction solutions to the healthcare industry, announces today it has achieved full accreditation with the Healthcare Network Accreditation Program (HNAP) from the Electronic Healthcare Network Accreditation Commission (EHNAC). EHNAC's HNAP accreditation recognizes excellence in health data processing and transactions, and indicates compliance with industry-established standards and HIPAA regulations.
Through the consultative review process, EHNAC evaluated Claimsnet.com in areas of privacy measures, systems availability and security infrastructure. In addition, EHNAC reviewed the ... read more
SolutionSet, the fourth largest independent digital, data, direct and local marketing services company in the U.S., today announced that Tim Ross has been promoted from senior vice president to president of the agency's digital group. In this position, Ross will drive the ongoing evolution and growth of SolutionSet's premier strategic digital and integrated marketing services offering, while also overseeing client services. Based in the agency's Palo Alto office, Ross reports to SolutionSet president and CEO Zain Raj.
As part ... read more
Oversee.net® has named Scott Morrow as Senior Vice President / GM of its Vertical Markets division, the company said today. Morrow will lead Oversee's effort to rapidly build on its contextual search and comparative results capability, expanding on its success in financial services and travel to move into new marketplaces.
The company, which operates well-established comparison sites like LowFares.com(TM) and CreditCards.org, is focusing development efforts on creating site experiences that help consumers make purchase decisions. Oversee's performance marketing strategy--connecting ... read more
BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/13/11 -- In the finale of a four-part study on application security by Aberdeen, a Harte-Hanks Company (NYSE: HHS), Aberdeen's analysis of companies adopting the "secure at the source" strategy -- i.e., the integration of secure application development tools and practices into the software development lifecycle, to increase the elimination of security vulnerabilities before applications are deployed -- found that they realized a very strong 4.0-times return on their annual investments, higher than that ... read more
NASA is targeting 4:50 p.m. EST on Thursday, Feb. 24, for the launch of space shuttle Discovery's STS-133 mission to the International Space Station. The liftoff of shuttle Endeavour's STS-134 flight is planned for 7:48 p.m. EDT on April 19, from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
The target dates were selected Thursday during the Space Shuttle Program's weekly Program Requirements Control Board meeting.
NASA sets official launch dates for each shuttle mission following agency Flight Readiness ... read more
eFileCabinet today announced Elevate 2011, its annual Partner Conference. Slated for February 16 thru February 18, 2011 at the Hilton Salt Lake City Center in Salt Lake City, Utah, the conference will bring together resellers and strategic partners specializing in the sale and implementation of eFileCabinet's suite of Enterprise Content Management (ECM) products and services.
Elevate 2011 will provide partners with in-depth product and sales training on the latest offerings from eFileCabinet, as well as products and services set for release ... read more