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Thursday, December 18, 2014

  • Posted at 11:53 AM
    The President's unilateral delay of the employer mandate is about over, and businesses with 50 or more full-time employees will have to start filing detailed reports with the IRS in January 2015, notes the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS). "Full time" means 30 hours or more. Congressman Michael Burgess (R-Tex.) called attention to this during a conference call co-sponsored by the Galen Institute. Penalties don't kick in until next year, but the data collection requirements are huge and complex. Burgess ... read more
  • Posted at 10:30 AM
    CompuGroup Medical US has announced that Chris Lohl, former Vice President of Research and Development (R&D) for the company's web-based products, will now oversee all R&D activities for the complete Ambulatory Information Systems (AIS) portfolio, effective immediately. Chris joined CGM over three years ago and has achieved significant milestones in enhancing the user experience for the company's innovative healthcare software solutions. Chris' success in identifying and designing new technologies to achieve the optimum user experience can be credited to his ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    JDA Software Group, Inc. today announced that it has signed authorized reseller agreements with eight leading consulting firms with specialized expertise in promoting, pricing, selling and implementing JDA solutions. These companies were selected because they are equipped with the full ... read more
  • Posted at 5:45 AM (PSI) released FREE insider trading reports for US market investors to track the following active stocks and penny stocks: Yahoo! (NASDAQ:YHOO), Groupon (NASDAQ:GRPN), RF Micro Devices (NASDAQ:RFMD), Chesapeake Energy (NYSE:CHK), Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE:FCX), and Twitter (NYSE:TWTR). (Read full report by clicking the link below, you may need to copy and paste the full link to your browser.) Report Highlights: Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO): By the end of last trading, the Yahoo! (NASDAQ:YHOO) shares earned US$1.27 (or 2.60%) to US$50.12 with about 17.11 million shares ... read more
  • Zoned Properties Issues Year End Shareholder Update --- SCOTTSDALE, Arizona, Dec. 18, 2014
    Posted at 4:30 AM
    Zoned Properties, Inc. (OTC: ZDPY) a lessor of land, facilities and equipment to licensed medical marijuana operators has issued a year-end shareholder update. The company is pleased to announce updates regarding its senior leadership team and long-term operational strategy. Bryan McLaren, Chief Executive Officer, is excited to bring together a Board of Directors with an extensive background in business and leadership to help drive the future growth of the company. Mr. McLaren has successfully recruited Irvin Rosenfeld, Art Friedman, ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    GainClients, Inc. (OTC: GCLT) ("GainClients") announced it has released a new version of its real estate software, the SikkU GCard, that has several new features requested by real estate professional customers. For Consumers, version 1.8 includes an account for consumers providing the ability to save and view favorite properties, view recent Home Scoop(TM) reports and a unique dashboard to track and review all home search activity via web and mobile. For professional users, the new version includes enhanced GCard sharing, which ... read more

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

  • Posted at 2:39 PM
    Simpleview, the world's leading provider of sales and marketing solutions for destination marketing organizations, now offers Simpleview CRM fully translated and technically adapted for Spanish- and French-speaking destinations. The announcement marks the first in a series of launches to complement the company's fast-growing client base in international markets. "The new language adaptations of Simpleview CRM add no cost or implementation time for international customers, but readying Simpleview CRM for a global market was a significant undertaking for the company, requiring six ... read more
  • Posted at 1:01 PM
    ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ONNN), driving energy efficiency innovations, has introduced a family of affordable, precision CMOS operational amplifiers (op amps) that deliver zero drift operation and industry leading quiescent current for front-end amplifier circuits and power management designs. Targeted at ... read more
  • Posted at 11:02 AM
    Armor Designs, Inc. (LSE: ADID) ("Armor" or the "Company"), a leading designer, integrator and manufacturer of armor solutions for military, government and commercial use, today announced the following Board and Management changes. These changes were made on September 23, 2014 and were confirmed by the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware (the "Court") on December 15, 2014. "We are excited to move forward with an exceptionally qualified and well connected new Board," interim CEO Roger Derse commented. ... read more
  • Posted at 11:02 AM
    Armor Designs, Inc. (LSE: ADID) ("Armor" or the "Company"), a leading designer, integrator and manufacturer of armor solutions for military, government and commercial use, today announced that SP Angel Corporate Finance LLP ("SPA") has terminated its role as the Company's nominated adviser and broker with immediate effect. The Company's shares, which are already suspended, will remain suspended pursuant to AIM Rule 1 until such time as the Company appoints a replacement nominated adviser. If within one month on January 19, the ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    Northcentral University (NCU), a global online graduate school, announced today the integration of Capsim into the capstone course of all NCU's MBA programs and specializations, beginning in January of 2015. The integration of Capsim is the cornerstone of NCU's newly redesigned MBA program, which is now more strongly aligned with the ever-increasing expectations of hiring managers across the country and around the globe. "Effective MBA programs don't just teach business theory, they instill in their graduates the ability to understand ... read more
  • Posted at 8:03 AM
    Avnet Technology Solutions, the global IT solutions distribution leader and an operating group of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), recently marked the 10th anniversary of their partnership with F5 Networks. Avnet and F5 have closely collaborated to provide channel ... read more
  • Posted at 7:28 AM
    ABI Research evaluates the independent vendors delivering Deep Packet Inspection, Traffic Steering, and Policy Control in the Gi-LAN space, and finds Sandvine as best of breed, followed by Allot and Citrix ByteMobile. ABI Research finds performance mainly determined by the x86 architecture, but the vendors differentiate ... read more
  • Posted at 5:03 AM
    [NASDAQ: MCHP] -- Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced the support of Qobuz Connect in the Microchip JukeBlox(®) Platform. The combined solution delivers HD and true CD quality audio directly to wireless speakers and AV receivers for an enjoyable music listening experience. The key benefit of Qobuz Connect is that once a track has been selected, the audio stream is delivered directly from Qobuz's cloud servers to the wireless speaker ... read more

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    Amkor Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMKR), a leading provider of semiconductor assembly and test services, today announced that it has granted GLOBALFOUNDRIES a non-exclusive license to its proprietary copper pillar wafer bump technology. The agreement provides for the transfer of Amkor’s copper pillar wafer bump technology to ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Bell Helicopter completed two successful launches of the Griffin B missile from a Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey multi-mission aircraft at Yuma Proving Ground, Arizona. As an industry funded effort with Bell's Xworx, Raytheon demonstrated the simplicity of integrating the Griffin B missile onto the V-22 platform. "This is the first time a forward-firing missile has been launched from the V-22," said Mike Jarrett, vice president of Raytheon's Air Warfare Systems. "It's an important aspect of the ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    DermSpectra's Total Body Digital Skin Imaging System will be studied at Mayo Clinic to collect and analyze patient and dermatologists' perceptions of the impact of digital skin imaging in skin documentation and medical decision making, as well as their experiences using the system. DermSpectra(TM) Total Body Digital Skin Imaging System enables physicians to monitor critical skin changes over time (including benign and malignant lesions, eczema, psoriasis, and skin eruptions) to ensure the most accurate medical assessment and health outcomes. The ... read more
  • Posted at 6:30 AM
    The Arizona Commerce Authority (ACA) has named Allbound as a one of 25 semifinalists for its Fall 2014 Arizona Innovation Challenge (AIC). The AIC is a bi-annual business plan competition for start-ups and early-stage companies advancing innovation and technology commercialization opportunities in the state. Scottsdale-based Allbound delivers a cloud-based marketing and sales enablement automation solution for companies with indirect sales channels and reseller networks. CEO and founder Scott Salkin is currently completing a four-month tenure in San Francisco with Acceleprise, an ... read more
  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASYS), a global supplier of production and automation systems and related supplies for the manufacture of solar cells, semiconductors, and sapphire and silicon wafers, today announced that since October 1, 2014, it has received approximately $28 million in orders, including $21 million in orders for its solar products. The $21 million in solar orders includes a significant order from a leading Chinese manufacturer and the previously announced order from Mission Solar Energy. The orders ... read more
  • Posted at 5:45 AM
    A former NHL player who was supported by the SynCardia temporary Total Artificial Heart before receiving his donor heart transplant will ride in the Rose Parade New Year's Day. Gaetano "Gates" Orlando, who played with the Buffalo Sabres in the National Hockey League, received the SynCardia Total Artificial Heart implant April 4, 2012, and was bridged to a donor heart transplant 10 months later. Read Gaetano "Gates" Orlando's journey from heart failure to SynCardia Total Artificial Heart implant to heart donor advocate. Orlando ... read more