Wednesday, October 22, 2014 Last update: 10:33 PM - Covering Large & Obscure Tech Companies Since 1996

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    CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 10/22/14 -- The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) has awarded Chicago Sleep Center, a division of Chicago ENT, their program accreditation for the outstanding standards it maintains as a sleep disorders center. The center provides important resources to the local community as a diagnostic facility as well as through providing state-of-the-art treatments. Valid for a period of five years, the accreditation was awarded per AASM Standards, including core standards such as facility, equipment, ... read more
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    San Antonio, Texas-based Biotech Company Alpha Diagnostic Int'l (ADI) has developed and released several convenient, rapid, and sensitive ELISA test kits for the detection of major Ebola viral protein antibodies (Glycoprotein, GP; Nucleoprotein, NP, and Viral Protein 40 or VP40). The antibody ELISA kits are available not only for human samples but also for monkey, dog and mouse as some of the Ebola vaccines are first tested in the animal and primate model. Photo - Dr. Kent Brantly, ... read more
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    SCOTTSDALE, AZ -- (Marketwired) -- 10/22/14 -- Lyme disease is one of the most misdiagnosed, misunderstood and improperly treated infections in the US. A recent Envita review explains the story of young woman named Anne Golladay, who contracted Lyme disease (among other infections) while on a trip in 2007. At only 19 years of age she was experiencing a whole host of mysterious symptoms: rash, burning sensations, extreme stomach pain, loss of feeling in limbs, generalized swelling, fatigue, memory ... read more
  • Posted at 1:11 PM
    Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: ACOR) today announced it has completed its acquisition of Civitas Therapeutics and obtained global rights to CVT-301, a Phase 3 treatment candidate for OFF episodes of Parkinson’s disease. The acquisition also included rights to the proprietary ARCUS® pulmonary delivery ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 AM
    Stem, Inc., has won a $935K cooperative award from the U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative. With this funding from SunShot’s prestigious Incubator program, Stem will develop an advanced software platform for energy storage evaluation and automated system control to improve the ... read more
  • Posted at 9:12 AM
    Zayo Group Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZAYO) (the “Company”) announced today the completion of its initial public offering of 24,079,002 shares of its common stock, consisting of 16,008,679 shares sold by the Company and 8,070,323 shares sold by the selling stockholders (including shares sold by the selling ... read more
  • Posted at 8:23 PM
    TUCSON, AZ -- (Marketwired) -- 10/22/14 -- G Squared Consulting, a leader in energy weapon protection items including its ThorShield body armor carrier, gloves, pants, coveralls and more, will be at IACP Booth #323 in Orlando October 25-28. The company will be unveiling exciting new products including the: - Chameleon Series Training suit - Raptor Gloves - New light weight for Stun Gun and TASER Brand devices - Gila Strike Rifle - The GS54r a 7.62 X 54r caliber rifle We are proud to ... read more
  • Posted at 3:46 PM
    Orbital Sciences Corp. will launch its next mission to resupply the International Space Station Monday, Oct. 27, and NASA Television will broadcast live coverage of the event, including pre- and post-launch briefings and arrival at the station. Orbital's Cygnus cargo spacecraft is scheduled to launch at 6:45 p.m. EDT from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport's Launch Pad 0A at NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia. Launch coverage begins at 5:45 p.m. A prelaunch status briefing will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. ... read more
  • Posted at 2:04 PM
    Parker Hannifin Corporation (NYSE: PH), the global leader in motion and control technologies, today announced that its Board of Directors increased the company's regular quarterly cash dividend to 63 cents per share of common stock payable December 5, 2014 to shareholders of record as of November 10, 2014. This represents a 31 percent increase over the previous quarterly dividend of 48 cents per common share. The Board also authorized the repurchase of up to 35 million shares of ... read more
  • Posted at 1:44 PM
    The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® today announced the full lineup of lifestyle-focused conference programming and exhibits produced in partnership with Living in Digital Times at the 2015 International CES®. Owned and produced by CEA, the International CES is the world’s gathering ... read more
  • Posted at 1:05 PM
    Intuit (NASDAQ:INTU) is introducing the next generation of its cloud offerings for accounting professionals, small businesses and developers at the QuickBooks Connect event taking place today in San Jose, Calif.. The thousands of attendees will be the first to see the much-anticipated new solutions that have ... read more
  • Posted at 11:34 AM
    Today, the 2014 Kaplan EdTech Accelerator, powered by Techstars, culminated with Demo Day, when 11 startups “graduated” and presented their innovative educational solutions to an invitation-only audience of angel and venture investors and education-sector leaders in New York City. ... read more
  • Logitech Delivers Better-Than-Expected Results in Q2 FY 2015 --- NEWARK, Calif. & LAUSANNE, Switzerland
    Posted at 7:00 PM
    Logitech International (SIX:LOGN) (Nasdaq:LOGI) today announced preliminary unaudited and unreviewed financial results for the second quarter of Fiscal Year 2015. Q2 sales were $530 million, essentially flat compared to the prior ... read more
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    Worldpay, a leading global provider of payments services, announced today support for Apple Pay. Worldpay merchants with Near Field Communication (NFC) enabled payment terminals are now able to accept Apple Pay from customers using iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Apple ... read more