Monday, July 28, 2014 Last update: 10:33 AM
FreshNews.com - All Company Technology News Since 1996

  • Posted at 9:34 AM
    In a report issued today, the Federal Trade Commission staff recommends steps that mobile carriers and other companies should take to prevent consumers from being stuck with unauthorized charges on their mobile phone bills, an unlawful practice known as mobile cramming. The report focuses on the multi-billion dollar business known as carrier billing, which refers to the placement of charges for goods and services of third-party merchants on a mobile phone bill. "Mobile Cramming: An FTC Staff Report" includes five ... read more
  • Posted at 9:32 AM
    Ubiquitous and embedded communication services lie at the heart of the innovations in energy, transportation, and the efficient delivery of public services associated with smart cities. Without the underlying communication infrastructure, the smart city vision cannot be realized. Click to tweet: According to a recent report ... read more
  • Posted at 9:17 AM
    For busy bakers like Society Bakery, satisfying customers with delicious treats is their primary focus. So Dallas-based Tantrum Street has taken care of the rest. They’ve cooked up a free app called Cartwheel Register that simplifies store operations while making the customer experience more intimate. ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    FORT WASHINGTON, PA--(Marketwired - July 28, 2014) - On Thursday, July 24, 2014, the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®), with the support of the NCCN Foundation®, hosted its first of two free patient information webinars titled, "Know What Your Doctors Know: Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Treatment." Registration is still open for the second NCCN patient information webinar, which is scheduled for Saturday, August 16, 2014, at 1 PM ET.More than 100 individuals attended the July 24th ... read more
  • Posted at 9:44 AM
    BioFire Diagnostics, LLC, bioMérieux’s molecular biology affiliate, today announced that it has recently signed a new purchasing agreement with HealthTrust to provide multi-target molecular diagnostics tests for its nearly 1,400 member facilities. Under the agreement, HealthTrust will provide its ... read more
  • Posted at 8:58 AM
    Bright House Networks Enterprise Solutions today introduced Unified Communications (UC), an innovative, cost effective, cloud-powered communications service geared for the way organizations work and their workforces connect - in the office, on the road, in real time. Unified Communications allows organizations to take full advantage of today's borderless work environment, both within the office and outside of it, by increasing productivity, improving reachability, and enhancing efficiency. UC works with Bright House Networks Hosted Voice solution and adds significant enhancements, ... read more
  • Posted at 7:25 AM
    New England Research Institutes (NERI), a specialty contract research organization (CRO), has now been formally certified as a women-owned business by both the Women's Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) and the National Women Business Owners Corporation (NWBOC). “These certifications ... read more
  • Posted at 7:23 AM
    Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC (PPD) today announced the appointment of Henry Levy as executive vice president of client development and commercial services. Levy leads PPD’s customer-facing teams to optimize strategies and deliver results through cross-functional collaboration across the full range of clinical ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 AM
    The Vaccine & Gene Therapy Institute of Florida (VGTI Florida®), a leading non-profit biomedical research institute, today announced a key milestone achievement in developing novel approaches for the prevention of mosquito-borne viral threats, including chikungunya and dengue fever, diseases that are currently epidemic in tropical regions ... read more
  • Posted at 9:00 AM
    The Air Force Association's CyberPatriot presented Fairfax County Public Schools (FCPS) with the Center of Excellence Award on Thursday, July 24th at George C. Marshall High School in Falls Church, Virginia. Superintendent Dr. Karen Garza received the award, presented by CyberPatriot National Commissioner Bernie Skoch, on behalf of FCPS. Attendees at the ceremony included school district members, industry professionals, CyberPatriot students, and representatives from Northrop Grumman, CyberPatriot's presenting sponsor. The Center of Excellence designation is awarded to communities and institutions that provide ... read more
  • Posted at 8:54 AM
    Serco Inc., a provider of professional, technology, and management services, announced the Company has been awarded a re-compete contract to support the Navy Expeditionary Medical Support Command (NEMSCOM) and its Deployable Medical Systems. Serco will provide deployable medical systems solutions to enable medical personnel to provide world-class healthcare to meet warfighter and humanitarian requirements in almost any operating environment across the globe. The five year contract has a one-year base period and four one-year option periods, with a value ... read more
  • Posted at 8:48 AM
    The Men and Women of The National Guard have been selected to receive the 2014 American Patriot Award, presented annually by the National Defense University Foundation (NDU Foundation). This year's American Patriot Award, which annually recognizes leaders who have strengthened the nation's strategic interests and advanced global security, will be presented on Thursday, November 13, 2014 at a gala dinner hosted by the NDU Foundation at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, DC. Joining NDU Foundation ... read more
  • Posted at 8:49 AM
    DocuTech Corp., a leading provider of compliance and documentation technology, has promoted Ben Cornett to the role of lead sales and marketing engineer, where he will leverage his proven marketing background and knowledge of B2B sales to support DocuTech’s sustained company growth, including the implementation of ... read more
  • Posted at 7:23 AM
    Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC (PPD) today announced the appointment of Henry Levy as executive vice president of client development and commercial services. Levy leads PPD’s customer-facing teams to optimize strategies and deliver results through cross-functional collaboration across the full range of clinical ... read more
  • Posted at 7:05 AM
    Cleversafe, Inc., the industry leading object-based storage provider, today announced that Peter Howard has joined the organization as vice president of Channels and Alliances, reporting to Jeff Giannetti, SVP of Global Sales. Howard comes to Cleversafe from NetApp and will work to ... read more