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Monday, November 24, 2014

  • The Future of Social Media! --- CINCINNATI, Nov. 24, 2014
    Posted at 6:54 AM
    GOpeers.com announces the launch of its new social media platform at www.GOpeers.com. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141124/160485LOGO Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141124/160486LOGO Designed to be everything other social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram are and more, GOpeers.com is the very first social media platform to share the wealth with users and empower its community. Among the ways that GOpeers.com is different from previous social media platforms is that it provides users with a spam- and ad-free environment where they can interact with and ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    Micro Center (www.microcenter.com) announced today that it will continue its tradition of closing stores for all of Thanksgiving Day in consideration of its employees. "Our Associates work hard every day, and we strongly believe that they deserve the opportunity to spend Thanksgiving with their families," said Rick Mershad, Micro Center CEO and President. Many retail analysts predict strong sales for the 2014 holiday season as a prelude to 2015 which is predicted to be the best year in the current economic ... read more
  • Posted at 5:00 AM
    HealthWarehouse.com, Inc. (OTCQB:HEWA), the only VIPPS accredited online and mail-order pharmacy licensed in all 50 states, today announced financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014. For the three months ended September 30, 2014 net sales were $1,474,986, ... read more
  • Posted at 3:52 AM
    More than 50,000 former Alltel wireless customers in Ohio (Allen, Ashland, Auglaize, Coshocton, Crawford, Erie, Hancock, Hardin, Holmes, Huron, Knox, Licking, Marion, Morrow, Putnam, Richland, Sandusky, Seneca, Van Wert, Wayne and Wyandot counties) are seeing a change as AT&T(1) launches service for them. AT&T acquired Alltel's wireless operations in September 2013. The transaction included subscribers, spectrum and retail and network assets. Since then, AT&T has been hard at work upgrading the network to combine the strength of Alltel's local coverage with ... read more

Friday, November 21, 2014

  • Posted at 11:42 AM
    SubscriberWise®, a leading provider of analytics-driven subscriber decision management technology and the nation's largest issuing consumer reporting agency for the communications industry, announced today that the company has integrated FICO 9 with its industry-leading and award winning segmentation and decision management technology. The integration ... read more
  • Posted at 11:04 AM
    Intellicorp Records, Inc., a Verisk Analytics (Nasdaq:VRSK) business, has been named to HRO (Human Resource Outsourcing) Today magazine’s 2014 Baker’s Dozen list of the nation’s top 13 employment screening providers. This recognition marks the sixth appearance on the list for IntelliCorp, which provides background checks and ... read more
  • Posted at 10:33 AM
    Cleveland, Ohio (November 20, 2014) -Pyramyd Air, the world's largest Internet airgun retailer, was awarded the 2014 BizRate Circle of Excellence award, the company's 4th consecutive year in a row to win. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141121/160189 The Award, awarded by Bizrate® Insights, a Connexity company and one of the largest sources of consumer-generated reviews of online retailers in the United States, recognizes retailers that received outstanding online customer satisfaction scores throughout a one-year period, as rated by millions of verified online buyers. The ... read more

Thursday, November 20, 2014

  • Posted at 9:40 AM
    Qualtek, a leading manufacturer of power supplies, introduces its full range of low cost, high reliability and compact power supplies, including the following AC/DC Adapters: Wall Mount, Desktop, Medical Desktop and USB Power Adapters. Qualtek AC/DC Adapters are available from 5W to 200W, have universal voltage input, and are certified with worldwide safety agencies. All adapters are offered with a wide selection of connectors and custom configurations are available to meet all customers' requirements. The entire line complies with the ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    Researchers have successfully targeted an important molecular pathway that fuels a variety of cancers and related developmental syndromes called "Rasopathies." http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110406/MM79025LOGO Reporting their results Nov. 20 in Chemistry & Biology, scientists at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center say they identified a class of lead compounds that successfully recognize a key target in the Ras signaling pathway - opening the door to future development of therapies that could make treatments more effective with fewer side effects. Although still in the early stages of ... read more
  • Posted at 8:21 AM
    Cincinnati-based ThinkVine, the leading integrated marketing technology company, announced today the appointment of Brian Smith as Chief Operating Officer. As COO, Smith will oversee ThinkVine's Customer Service and Product/R&D efforts. Smith brings over 20 years of experience driving growth and innovation for some of the world's leading brands. Most recently, he served as a Principal at The Connell Group, developing brand strategies and innovation plans for clients including Johnson & Johnson, The Hershey Company, Trustmark, and Intelligent Medical Objects. Prior to ... read more
  • Posted at 7:27 AM
    The Progressive Group of Insurance Companies, the fourth largest auto insurer in the country, announced that for the sixth time, it has earned a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2015 Corporate Equality Index (CEI). The CEI is a national benchmarking survey and report on ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    Sophisticated cyber criminals are making headlines everyday, committing data breaches against American companies both big and small. To help small business owners protect their operations, Nationwide has joined forces with Hartford Steam Boiler (HSB) to offer market-leading cyber insurance coverages for small business owners. The comprehensive ... read more
  • Posted at 5:43 AM
    MN8-Foxfire, developer of photoluminescent safety products, today announced its customer, The Bank of Kentucky Center, will unveil its new Foxfire photoluminescent emergency exit system on Wednesday, December 3(rd) at 9:30 AM EST. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141120/159886 WHO -- Zachary Green, Chairman and CEO, MN8-Foxfire -- Mark Exterkamp, Executive Vice President, The Bank of Kentucky WHAT Today, most safety signage and markings rely on highly visible colors or reflective materials that become ineffective during a blackout. Moreover, backup generators ... read more
  • Posted at 4:30 AM
    CLEVELAND, Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - DATATRAK International, Inc. (OTCQX: DTRK), the leader in developing cloud-based, unified eClinical(®) technologies and delivering related services for the clinical trials industry, today announced that its Chairman and CEO, Mr. Laurence P. Birch, will present at the LD Micro Conference on December 3, 2014, at 5:30pm PST / 8:30pm EST, in Los Angeles. "DATATRAK continues to transform the eClinical industry," said Mr. Birch. "Our unified eClinical(®) solutions deliver differentiated benefits to the clinical trials ... read more
  • Posted at 4:30 AM
    Navidea Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE MKT:NAVB) has announced that the European Commission has granted marketing authorization for Lymphoseek® 250 micrograms kit for radiopharmaceutical preparation. Lymphoseek is now approved in the European Union (EU) for use in imaging and intraoperative detection of sentinel lymph nodes draining a primary ... read more

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

  • Posted at 8:59 PM
    An African-led scientific team in collaboration with U.S.-based Clinical Research Management, Inc. (ClinicalRM), and the United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) today announced the assembly of the Global Emerging Pathogens Therapy/Treatment (GET) Consortium. This group of medical and project management experts from all the geopolitical regions of Africa, Europe, Asia and the United States, is pooling resources to assess the efficacy of immune plasma collected from survivors of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in West Africa. ... read more
  • Posted at 12:07 PM
    Microbial Robotics, a biotechnology firm developing enhanced bacteria (BactoBots(TM)) and viruses (ViruBots(TM)), announced the publication of its Genetics Rights Management (GeRM(TM)) international patent application under the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT). A description of the GeRM system is located at http://microbialrobotics.com/genetics-rights-management-germ/. The published PCT patent application, "Compositions, Systems and Methods for Protecting Genetically Modified Organisms from Unauthorized Use or Release into the Environment," is at: http://patentscope.wipo.int/search/en/detail.jsf?docId=WO2014145346. Microbial Robotics' CEO, Jason E. Barkeloo, stated, "GeRM provides us with a competitive advantage in the synthetic biology ... read more
  • Posted at 10:58 AM
    Microbial Robotics, a biotechnology firm developing enhanced bacteria (BactoBots(TM)) and viruses (ViruBots(TM)), announced the publication of its Genetics Rights Management (GeRM(TM)) international patent application under the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT). A description of the GeRM system is located at http://microbialrobotics.com/genetics-rights-management-germ/. The published PCT patent application, "Compositions, Systems and Methods for Protecting Genetically Modified Organisms from Unauthorized Use or Release into the Environment," is at: http://patentscope.wipo.int/search/en/detail.jsf?docId=WO2014145346. Microbial Robotics' CEO, Jason E. Barkeloo, stated, "GeRM provides us with a competitive advantage in the synthetic biology ... read more
  • Posted at 10:12 AM
    Conclusive data show that hydroxyurea therapy offers safe and effective disease management of sickle cell anemia (SCA) and reduces the risk of stroke, prompting early termination by the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) of a key clinical trial studying the drug's efficacy. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110406/MM79025LOGO NHLBI officials issued the announcement today, about one year before the study was originally scheduled to end. Going by the title TWiTCH (TCD With Transfusions Changing to Hydroxyurea), the Phase III randomized clinical trial at 25 medical ... read more
  • Posted at 8:01 AM
    STATKING Clinical Services (SCS), a privately-owned, Cincinnati-based Contract Research Organization (CRO), has observed its 25th anniversary of service to the pharmaceutical and medical device industries. Since opening its doors in 1989, the CRO has provided services on over 300 clinical studies. STATKING has progressed from a ... read more