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Thursday, July 28, 2011

  • Posted at 4:00 PM
    GTA TeleGuam Friday announced it has again expanded its digital television reach into three new Guam communities in response to growing demand from potential subscribers for superior quality and value for pay-television service. GTA TeleGuam has installed additional digital ... read more

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

  • Posted at 3:00 PM
    GTA TeleGuam Thursday announced another wireless first for Guam, with the introduction of the fourth generation (4G) wireless broadband network. The new, fastest wireless access is available in selected high traffic areas around the island. GTA TeleGuam’s latest wireless ... read more

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    In conjunction with the Asia Pacific Clean Energy Summit on September 13, 2011, the Clean Technology and Sustainable Industries Organization (CTSI) is hosting a defense-focused challenge -- the Defense Energy Technology Challenge. The program, based on CTSI's annual Utility Technology Challenge, is designed to pair companies developing defense targeted energy solutions with partners, including: U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Department of Agriculture and U.S. Army Corp of Engineers. One of the challenges facing new technologies ... read more

Monday, July 18, 2011

Thursday, July 14, 2011

  • Posted at 9:38 AM
    Sopogy, Inc., the world’s leading developer of micro concentrated solar power (MicroCSP) technologies, and MAI Development Co. Ltd., an established Thai conglomerate focusing on manufacturing, construction, real estate, energy and government services, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the development of an six-megawatt solar power ... read more
  • Posted at 3:31 AM
    In a very tight race, players of Vatican Wars today elected their first Pope. By a margin of less than 3%, Higgins defeated Karolka Wojtyla in a tight race. Higgins ran on a platform that supported abortion rights for women, same sex marriage, the use of birth control, the ordination of ... read more

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Thursday, June 30, 2011

  • Posted at 4:50 AM
    The Maui GPS Tour Guide is a virtual tour guide that talks to vacationers as they drive around Maui. Using the GPS built into the iPhone or iPad 3G, the Tour Guide knows exactly where travelers are and alerts them to hidden beaches, scenic attractions and hikes, and also tells them about the island's history, geography and unique plants and animals. The Maui GPS Tour Guide is the first iPhone application of its kind available to Maui visitors. "Imagine having a ... read more

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

  • Posted at 12:16 PM
    First Wind, an independent U.S.-based wind energy company, and its partner Makani Nui Associates, today commemorated the five-year anniversary of successful commercial operations of their 30 MW Maui-based Kaheawa Wind Power I (KWP I) project. As Maui’s first utility-scale wind project, KWP ... read more
  • Posted at 12:08 PM
    Castle Resorts & Hotels is pleased to announce the following addition to its management team. Steve Woods has been appointed Corporate Director of eCommerce. In his new role, Mr. Woods will be responsible for further growing Castle's eCommerce business globally which has been identified as a key strategic priority for the Company over the next five years. He will be responsible for managing Castle's web direct channel, and will oversee the strategic development and management of eCommerce initiatives ... read more

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    Verizon Wireless announced today that it is bringing the world's first large-scale 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network to Kahului-Lahaina on July 21. Residents in areas such as Kahului, Wailuku, Kihei, Wailea, Makena, Lahaina, Kaanapali, Napili, and Kapalua with 4G LTE smartphones, laptop modems and hotspots will be able to take advantage of speeds up to 10 times faster than the company's 3G network. "We are proud to help lead Maui into the 4G LTE wireless broadband world, helping residents, ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    Verizon Wireless announced today that it is bringing the world's first large-scale 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network to Hilo on July 21. Residents in areas such as Hilo, Keaau, Mountain View, and Pahoa with 4G LTE smartphones, laptop modems and hotspots will be able to take advantage of speeds up to 10 times faster than the company's 3G network. "We are proud to help lead the Big Island of Hawaii into the 4G LTE wireless broadband ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    Verizon Wireless announced today that it is bringing the world's first large-scale 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network to Honolulu on July 21. Residents in areas such as Honolulu, Waikiki, Hawaii Kai, Aiea, Pearl City, Waipahu, Ewa Beach, Kapolei, Mililani, Waipio, Kaneohe, Kailua, Waialua, and Haleiwa with 4G LTE smartphones, laptop modems and hotspots will be able to take advantage of speeds up to 10 times faster than the company's 3G network. "We are proud to help ... read more

Thursday, June 2, 2011

  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    Kaiser Permanente Hawaii has received the inaugural Pharmacy Quality Alliance (PQA) Quality Award. This award recognizes Kaiser Permanente's achievement of a 5-star rating on the PQA measures of medication safety that are included in the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Star Rating Program. "This award is truly unique because it uses publicly available quality data from CMS," said Laura Cranston, PQA's Executive Director. "Therefore, plans don't have to be nominated, they simply have to perform exceptionally ... read more

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

  • Posted at 5:19 PM
    Verizon Wireless announced today the activation of a new cell site in Waikiki which will make calling, downloading applications and surfing the Internet on the provider's 3G network easier and faster for Honolulu residents and visitors. The site expands 3G wireless coverage and voice and data capacity in Waikiki, in the areas of Ala Wai Boulevard to Saratoga Road and from Kalia Road to Hobron Lane. Verizon Wireless' ongoing network investment in Hawai'i now totals more than $254 million, including $40 ... read more
  • Posted at 5:03 PM
    Calling, downloading apps and surfing the web on the Verizon Wireless 3G network is now easier and faster for residents and travelers in Kailua Kona and the Hualalai area on the Big Island of Hawai'i, thanks to a new cell site. The site expands 3G wireless coverage, and voice and data capacity in Kailua Kona town. The company's ongoing network investment in Hawai'i now totals more than $254 million, including $40 million in 2010. Since the company was formed, Verizon ... read more

Monday, May 23, 2011