a leading provider of customer experience and contact center solutions,
today announced that it has achieved Microsoft
Lync 2013 qualification. The Microsoft
Lync Independent Software Vendor (ISV) qualification program is
designed to help ensure that qualified applications from ... read more
Velti plc, a leading global provider of mobile marketing and advertising technology, announced today that the Company received Court approval of the sale of its mobile marketing business to affiliates of GSO Capital Partners LP ("GSO"), the credit division of Blackstone (NYSE: BX). The sale is expected to close shortly.
The transaction includes the sale of business lines operated by Velti Inc. and Air2Web Inc. in the U.S., Air2Web India, Velti DR Limited and Mobile Interactive Group, Ltd. in the ... read more
RegeneRx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTC: RGRX) (“the Company” or
“RegeneRx”) today announced that it has received a Notice of Allowance
of a Canadian patent application for using Thymosin beta 4 (Tβ4) and
various fragments and other related peptides for inhibiting or reversing
skin aging. The patent will ... read more
Trusted Computing Group (TCG) members recently elected member
representatives from Dell
to its board of directors for a one-year term beginning January 1, 2014.
Permanent TCG board members include representatives from Advanced Micro
... read more
Medical, Inc., the leading provider of advanced spray cryotherapy
technology that flash freezes unwanted tissue inside the body, today
announced that it has closed a $16 million Series C financing led by
Ascension Ventures (AV). The financing round was oversubscribed with all
... read more
nScaled, provider of the industry leading all-in-one online backup, cloud storage, and IT disaster recovery solution for business continuity, announced today a new program to help customers safely and easily replace Symantec's recently discontinued Backup Exec.cloud. As part of the program, Symantec Backup Exec.cloud customers will receive two free month's worth of cloud storage when activating a new single year Recovery as a Service license agreement with nScaled before January 31st.
nScaled's integrated, automated technology platform is the next evolution ... read more
Please replace the release dated December 16, 2013 with the following
corrected version due to revisions.
The corrected release reads:
MCKESSON FIRST TO AUTOMATE NEW VERSION OF PROMETHEUS EPISODES FOR
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Today, Roundarch Isobar announced it is becoming Isobar.
Embracing a single name reflects the agency’s commitment to ideas
without limits, borderless thinking and experiences that translate
across markets. Isobar’s global footprint is extensive with nearly 3,500
staff across 63 offices in 37 markets, and this development ... read more
When it comes to pickup truck options, unfortunately shoppers are limited if they seek something smaller than full-size. The compact truck market has seen many offerings leave just as quickly as they arrive, however one face seems to stay familiar, the Toyota Tacoma.
Often imitated, but never duplicated, Toyota has been one of the only automakers to get the compact truck formula right with their Tacoma offering. To avoid the same fates as compact trucks such as the Dodge ... read more
Surgical Information Systems (SIS), a leader in perioperative information systems, announced today Perioperative Management by SIS has been selected by four healthcare organizations to automate surgery and anesthesia documentation processes and provide perioperative analytics for measuring and tracking clinical, operational, and financial performance. Hospitals set to implement the solution include:
-- Archbold Memorial Hospital
-- San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center
-- Virginia Hospital Center
... read more
Boeing Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Jim McNerney today issued the following statement after President Obama nominated Senator Max Baucus as the next U.S. Ambassador to China:
"I applaud President Obama's decision to nominate Max Baucus as the next United States Ambassador to China. His experience as Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee and many years at the center of key trade and international economic policy discussions will serve him well in helping to manage the United States' important and ... read more
At the heels of its wildly successful live streaming event, Freakathon: The Cyber Vision Encore, which featured an exclusive performance by legendary rap group Bone Thugs N Harmony, Karmaloop.com's interactive gift code giveaway, #FINDJARULE, went viral to become the number one trending topic in the United States on Twitter.
The trending topic, aptly named #FINDJARULE, reached trending status shortly after 4:00AM EST, which is when Karmaloop's Cyber Vision Encore drew to a close. #FINDJARULE remained the number one ... read more
CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) announced today that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has lifted the sanctions imposed against the Company's SilverScript Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plan (PDP), effective January 1, 2014.
"We are pleased by this news," said Jon Roberts, President of the pharmacy benefit management business of CVS Caremark. "We have worked hard to implement improvements to address the enrollment processing issues that occurred in early 2013 and are committed to providing our members ... read more
The Internet Education Foundation, a Washington, D.C.-based non-profit organization working to educate the policymakers and the public about the potential of decentralized global Internet to promote communications, commerce and democracy, announced today that Department of Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker will address the 10(th) Annual State of the Net Conference on January 28, 2014 at the Newseum. This widely attended event provides opportunities to network and engage on key information technology policy issues and offers a balanced blend of perspectives from ... read more
Building on the momentum gained last year, smartphones will continue to
account for the majority of NFC shipments in 2013 as volumes jump by
129%. However, importantly for the future of NFC, this trend is set to
decline from 2014 onwards as attach rates in other categories, including
... read more
Minalogic, the French global competitive cluster focusing on micro- & nanoelectronics and software, supports 7 of its start-up companies in attending the CES 2014 Edition: Alpwise, BeSpoon, Cyberio, ISKN, Kalray, Movea and Kolor.
BeSpoon, ISKN, Kalray and Kolor will exhibit on the French Pavilion of the Eureka Park area, Movea will have a booth in the South Hall, and Alpwise will demonstrate its innovation together with EM MicroElectronics in the South Hall.
Philippe Wieczorek, Head of the Minalogic's Software ... read more
As falling prices for light-emitting diode (LED) lighting systems drive
up adoption rates of LED lamps in the coming years, the adoption of
intelligent lighting controls is also expected to accelerate.
Intelligent lighting controls, including occupancy sensors,
photosensors, and networked controls, offer building owners and managers ... read more
Rosacea is a common but often not recognized condition that is estimated to affect over 45 million people worldwide. Rosacea affects both sexes, but is almost three times more common in women, and has a peak at age between 30 and 60. Common triggers for flare up are sun exposure, emotional stress, hot or cold weather, wind, alcohol, spicy foods, heavy exercise, hot baths... While the cause of Rosacea is unknown and there is no specific cure, today's help is ... read more
Sentinel Data Centers hosted the North Carolina Technology Association's final Emerging Tech + Trends event of the year, showcasing its new 420,000 square foot data center located in Durham, North Carolina to over 100 attendees. The "NC-1" data center is designed, built and commissioned to the most stringent enterprise standards and benefits from among the lowest all-in utility rates in the nation.
The Emerging Tech + Trends (ET+T) series is a breakfast forum where leaders combine professional development and ... read more
Alcoa (NYSE: AA) has developed a proprietary surface finishing
technology that enables consumer electronics companies to use
aerospace-grade aluminum to make thinner, lighter and stronger mobile
Alcoa’s new ProStrength™ Finishing Technology is a process that allows
... read more