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Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

  • Posted at 5:40 AM
    In a new white paper, Superior Technical Ceramics (STC) has outlined the effects moisture, hydrogen and water can have on Yttria-stabilized Tetragonal Zirconia Polycrystal (YTZP) and discusses alternatives such as Ceria Stabilized Zirconia (CSZ) and Magnesia Stabilized Zirconia (MSZ). Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141103/156282 Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141103/156281LOGO STC outlines different zirconias for different conditions; MSZ can be useful in high temperature, high stress applications, CSZ protects against low temperature degradation and YTZP can be manipulated to increase resistance to low temperature degradation. "Material selection ... read more

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    Faraday, a data management platform that uncovers superior customer acquisition strategies for companies selling big-ticket purchases into households, has received a $1 million U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative award. The funding will support the development of the Faraday platform, which uses data analysis and visualization to improve conversion rates. Faraday's map-driven platform includes nearly a terabyte of data on 100 million U.S. households and leverages advanced machine learning algorithms to pinpoint households most likely to make specific investments. Solar installers, ... read more

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

  • Faraday Adds Data, Energy Luminaries to Boards --- MIDDLEBURY, Vt., Oct. 14, 2014
    Posted at 2:00 AM
    Faraday, a cloud software provider delivering better customer acquisition to the home improvement industry, announced today the addition of Keith Fagan, SVP and GM of Data Solutions at sovrn Inc., to the company's board of directors. Matt Golden, Principal of Efficiency.org and nationally recognized energy efficiency expert, joins the company's advisory board. Mr. Fagan has been innovating at the intersection of marketing and technology for over twenty years. At sovrn, Mr. Fagan leads the group responsible for gleaning insights from ... read more

Monday, October 6, 2014

  • Posted at 9:26 AM
    Dealer.com, a Dealertrack Technologies solution (Nasdaq: TRAK), proudly announced it has been selected for the third time as one of OUTSIDE's Best Places to Work 2014. This year, the company ranked No. 84. Each year, OUTSIDE recognizes the top 100 companies in the United States that help their employees strike the ideal balance between work and play. These companies encourage employees to lead an active lifestyle, are eco-conscious, and prioritize giving back to the community. OUTSIDE noted Dealer.com's emphasis on ... read more

Monday, September 29, 2014

  • Posted at 6:00 AM
    Agencyport Software, the leading provider of web-based solutions for property and casualty insurers, announced today at their Annual Conference in Stowe, Vermont, the immediate general availability of AgencyPortal™5, a comprehensive insurance distribution automation solution for all lines of P&C insurance. ... read more
  • Largest Solar Farm of its Kind in North America Completed --- SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt., Sept. 29, 2014
    Posted at 5:00 AM
    AllEarth Renewables and Claire Solar Partners have announced the completion of a 2.2MW solar tracker farm in South Burlington, Vt. JA Solar provided multi-crystalline 260 watt PID resistant modules for the project. The project is the largest in North America to utilize distributed inverters and dual-axis trackers to maximize production. Claire Solar utilized 366 AllSun Trackers and highly efficient modules from JA Solar, to further maximize the farm's output. The ground-mounted pre-engineered solar trackers, which track the sun throughout the day, produce ... read more

Friday, September 26, 2014

  • Posted at 9:49 AM
    J.K. Adams invites retailers and consumers to explore its new website and E-catalogue. The new website, www.jkadams.com, has been designed to provide a user-friendly experience with improved navigation and functionality throughout, allowing home cooks and their families access to detailed product information and to view ideas for decorating their homes, entertaining and cooking. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140926/148632 Created with the user experience firmly in mind, the website has been designed using the latest technology so the site is compatible with today's browsers and mobile devices ... read more

Thursday, September 25, 2014

  • Posted at 6:22 AM
    Cabot Creamery Cooperative, the farm family owned dairy cooperative widely known as the makers of the "World's Best Cheddar," is announcing the winners of yet another round of the Reward Volunteers program. More than 1,200 volunteer activities were logged during August, to the benefit of communities across America. This November, one lucky Reward Volunteers participant will be honored with an all-expense-paid Eastern Caribbean Cruise, as part of the Cabot Community Celebrity Award Cruise. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120213/MM52737LOGO The Reward Volunteers iPhone App and web widget ... read more

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

  • Posted at 9:52 AM
    Ai Squared, makers of ZoomText, the world's number one screen magnifier and screen reader for the visually impaired, continues its drive to help more Americans with disabilities by adopting SSB BART Group's (SSB) Accessibility Management Platform (AMP) for use within the company's Accessibility Services Division. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140909/144505 AMP is a web-based platform that provides the infrastructure to facilitate all aspects of accessibility compliance. Ai Squared plans to use AMP's rich feature set to deliver high-quality and cost-effective solutions for organizations of all ... read more
  • Posted at 4:40 AM
    In a new white paper, Superior Technical Ceramics (STC) has outlined how Ceria Stabilized Zirconia (CSZ) is more resistant to low-temperature degradation than Yttria-stabilized Tetragonal Zirconia Polycrystal (YTZP) and Magnesia Stabilized Zirconia (MSZ). Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140908/143969 Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140908/143970 The key factor in favor that separates CSZ from other Zirconias is that there are no oxygen vacancies to make the tetragonal phase vulnerable in moist environments. No oxygen defects form in CSZ because the Tetravalent Cerium substitute the ... read more

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

  • AT&T 4G LTE Available In Rutland --- RUTLAND, Vt., Aug. 27, 2014
    Posted at 8:01 PM
    AT&T* has turned on the nation's most reliable 4G LTE network** in Rutland, bringing customers the latest generation of wireless network technology. Watch here to see several of the benefits AT&T 4G LTE provides, including: -- Faster speeds. LTE technology is capable of delivering speeds faster than many other mobile Internet technologies***. Customers can stream, download, upload and game faster than ever ... read more

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Monday, August 11, 2014

  • Posted at 6:08 AM
    On June 1(st) and in advance of the World Cup, four critical transformers that service one of the main World Cup stadiums (Arena Sao Paulo) located in the Sao Paulo east area were outfitted with WEIDMANN InsuLogix® H on-line hydrogen detection system. The four devices will be continuously monitored by MGM who is a local electrical service company to be sure the critical transformers are running properly and to help prevent any electrical outage. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140217/NE64394LOGO AES Electropaulo who is ... read more

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

  • Posted at 6:03 AM
    OpenTempo, a leader in workforce optimization and staff scheduling solutions for healthcare, has announced that Weill Cornell Medical College/New York-Presbyterian Hospital has recently implemented OpenTempo to facilitate staff and case scheduling in their Department of Anesthesiology. OpenTempo (http://opentempo.com) provides integrated staff scheduling, time tracking, and business intelligence for healthcare organizations. With extensive experience providing solutions to academic medical centers, OpenTempo will be working with WCMC/NYP specifically for their attendings, fellows, residents, and mid-levels. "We are extremely pleased with the OpenTempo implementation. ... read more

Tuesday, July 15, 2014