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  • Posted at 5:21 PM
    PLAINVIEW, NY--(Marketwired - January 30, 2015) - NeuLion, Inc. (TSX: NLN), the leading enabler and provider of live and on-demand content to Internet-connected devices, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of DivX Corporation, a leading provider of next-generation digital video solutions. The total transaction value is approximately $62.5 million.Upon closing, Nancy Li relinquished her role as NeuLion's Chief Executive Officer and became the Executive Vice Chairman of the NeuLion board of ... read more
  • Posted at 4:40 PM
    DLT Solutions, a leading value-added reseller in government information technology (IT) software and services, today announced that it has been acquired by Millstein & Co. LP, a diversified financial services and merchant banking firm whose private equity business focuses on ... read more
  • Posted at 4:07 PM
    Senior Health Partners (SHP), a Healthfirst company, is today notifying approximately 2,700 of its members that a laptop and smartphone belonging to an assessment nurse employed by Premier Home Health ("Premier"), a business associate, were stolen from the nurse's apartment. SHP and Premier conducted investigations and found no indication that anyone accessed or misused any personal information or protected health information. Nevertheless, SHP is notifying members so that, with SHP's assistance, they may protect themselves. On November 26, 2014, a laptop ... read more
  • Posted at 6:24 PM
    Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG) announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Vyvanse(®) (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) Capsules (CII), the first and only medication for the treatment of moderate to severe binge eating disorder (B.E.D.) in adults, shown to significantly reduce the mean number of binge days per week. Vyvanse is not indicated or recommended for weight loss or the treatment of obesity. Other sympathomimetic drugs used for weight loss have been associated with serious cardiovascular reactions. Experience ... read more
  • Posted at 4:07 PM
    Senior Health Partners (SHP), a Healthfirst company, is today notifying approximately 2,700 of its members that a laptop and smartphone belonging to an assessment nurse employed by Premier Home Health ("Premier"), a business associate, were stolen from the nurse's apartment. SHP and Premier conducted investigations and found no indication that anyone accessed or misused any personal information or protected health information. Nevertheless, SHP is notifying members so that, with SHP's assistance, they may protect themselves. On November 26, 2014, a laptop ... read more
  • Posted at 4:02 PM
    Let's be honest - Sunday has gone to the dogs. From pitching products to Puppy Bowls to ten seconds of fame in pulled commercials, dogs seem to be as much a part of game day as the halftime show. But what's in it for the dogs? Aren't we just leveraging their natural cuteness to sell more products, win ad awards and drive ratings? Isn't it time we throw them a bone ... or more specifically a bowl? This Sunday, PEDIGREE® ... read more
  • Posted at 4:40 PM
    DLT Solutions, a leading value-added reseller in government information technology (IT) software and services, today announced that it has been acquired by Millstein & Co. LP, a diversified financial services and merchant banking firm whose private equity business focuses on ... read more
  • Posted at 8:31 AM
    As previously reported, NovaDel Pharma, Inc. (NVDL.PK) has sold its remaining assets, which consisted of the ZolpiMist® NDA, a license agreement and related global intellectual property to Amherst Pharmaceuticals, LLC, in exchange for assumption of approximately $2.2 million in fees owed to the FDA in relation ... read more
  • Posted at 4:40 PM
    DLT Solutions, a leading value-added reseller in government information technology (IT) software and services, today announced that it has been acquired by Millstein & Co. LP, a diversified financial services and merchant banking firm whose private equity business focuses on ... read more
  • Posted at 3:58 PM
    Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering students at the University of California, Davis will have a rare opportunity to speak with Expedition 42 crew members currently aboard the International Space Station (ISS) at 12:45 p.m. EST (9:45 a.m. PST) Thursday, Feb. 5. The 20-minute Earth-to-space call will air live on NASA Television and the agency's website. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO Media interested in covering the event must contact Andy Fell at 530-752-4533 or ahfell@ucdavis.edu in advance. UC Davis is located at 1 Shields Avenue in Davis, ... read more
  • Posted at 3:13 PM
    The Deep Space Climate Observatory (DSCOVR) is scheduled to launch at 6:10 p.m. EST Sunday, Feb. 8 from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket. A backup launch opportunity is available at 6:07 p.m. on Feb. 9, if needed. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20081007/38461LOGO NASA Television coverage of the launch will begin at 3:30 p.m. In addition to launch coverage, NASA TV also will air a prelaunch news conference at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. ... read more
  • Posted at 1:35 PM
    Sysorex (NASDAQ:SYRX) (the “Company”), a global technology leader specializing in big data analytics and location-based mobile solutions for the private and public sectors, today announced a management change. The Company has appointed Wendy Loundermon as its interim Chief ... read more
  • Posted at 10:11 AM
    The National Armaments Consortium (NAC) today announced new leadership. Charlie Zisette has been named Executive Director, and George Solhan as the Director of Customer Affairs. The Consortium, comprised of more than 280 industry and academic members, is one of the largest defense-related consortia in existence today. ... read more
  • Posted at 8:52 AM
    Wireless frequencies are limited resources but are critical to everything from cell phones and broadcasting to military and first responder communications. Policies and procedures for managing the wireless spectrum are complex, requiring deep understanding of both technical and legislative realities. ... read more
  • Posted at 1:00 PM
    Ultimate Software (Nasdaq: ULTI), a leading cloud provider of people management solutions, announced its scheduled participation in three investor conferences in February 2015. Ultimate’s executives will present an overview of the company’s history and overall financial results. ... read more