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Tuesday, July 28, 2015

  • Posted at 12:37 AM
    Dr. David Samadi's Prostate Cancer Center is now offering the PCA3 test for prostate cancer screening. https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20150728/246610 The PCA3 test is a simple urine sample collected following a digital rectal exam for the determination of the PCA3 score. Specific for prostate cancer, and, unlike the PSA, this test is not affected by prostate enlargement or other non-cancerous prostate conditions. In combination with PSA and DRE results, the PCA3 score provides useful information to help decide if a biopsy is needed, or can ... read more
  • Posted at 12:01 AM
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/28/15 -- Embarcadero Technologies, a leading provider of software solutions for application and database development, today announced the acquisition of Raize Components, and the release of CodeSite and Konopka Signature VCL Controls, two new Embarcadero add-on solutions for developers. Embarcadero CodeSite is a developer logging solution for Delphi, C++Builder and Visual Studio that helps developers debug deployed Windows applications. Konopka Signature VCL Controls is a complete Windows UI component solution designed to help ... read more
  • Posted at 12:01 AM
    SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/28/15 -- Embarcadero Technologies, a leading provider of software solutions for application and database development, today unveiled BeaconFence, an indoor/outdoor beacon-based user location and zone management solution for developers. Embarcadero's BeaconFence solution enables developers and ISVs (independent software vendors) to easily add interactive user and device proximity support to iOS, Android, Windows, and OS X applications. While BeaconFence can be used in a wide range of applications, it is particularly well suited for ... read more
  • Posted at 12:01 AM
    OSIsoft, a global leader in operational intelligence, and eMotorWerks, a leading provider of SmartGrid EV charging solutions, today announced that eMotorWerks has incorporated OSIsoft’s PI System within its cloud-based Smart[Grid] charging platform through a Connected Services Agreement. This revolutionary new solution will further optimize EV ... read more
  • Posted at 12:00 AM
    Avraham Pharmaceuticals Ltd. announced today successful second interim results in a Phase 2b clinical trial for the evaluation of the safety and efficacy of ladostigil, for the treatment of mild cognitive impairment (MCI). After 2 years of treatment, the results point to a positive trend of ... read more
  • Nexmo Integrates Viber into Chat App API --- SAN FRANCISCO, July 28, 2015
    Posted at 12:00 AM
    Nexmo, the leading cloud communications company, today announced a collaboration with Viber that will allow brands to easily and seamlessly engage their customers on Viber's messaging platform through Nexmo's Chat App API. Viber is the latest addition to Nexmo's Chat App API, which allows brands to engage their customers via multiple chat apps like LINE and WeChat through one simple API. "We are excited to offer brands a simple way to engage their customers on Viber through our global cloud communications ... read more

Monday, July 27, 2015

  • Posted at 11:04 PM
    Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the Elster Division of Melrose Industries plc, a leading provider of thermal gas solutions for commercial, industrial, and residential heating systems and gas, water, and electricity meters, including smart meters and software and data analytics solutions, for approximately $5.1 billion. Elster also manufactures flow computers and regulators for the gas industry. Elster consensus sales for 2015 are estimated to be $1.8 billion. The ... read more
  • Posted at 10:30 PM
    CTI BioPharma Corp. (NASDAQ and MTA: CTIC) announced today that it plans to report its second quarter 2015 financial results on Thursday, August 6, 2015, after the close of the U.S. financial markets. Following the announcement, members of the management team will host a webcast conference call to discuss the results and provide a general corporate update at 4:30 p.m. EDT (1:30 p.m. PDT). Access to the event can be obtained as follows: Thursday, August 61:30 p.m. PDT/4:30 p.m. EDT/10:30 p.m. ... read more
  • Regeneron and Sanofi Launch Major New Immuno-Oncology Collaboration --- TARRYTOWN, N.Y. and PARIS, July 28, 2015
    Posted at 10:00 PM
    Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN) and Sanofi have entered into a new global collaboration to discover, develop and commercialize new antibody cancer treatments in the emerging field of immuno-oncology. As part of the agreement, the two companies will jointly develop a programmed cell death protein 1 (PD-1) inhibitor currently in Phase 1 testing and plan to initiate clinical trials in 2016 with new therapeutic candidates based on ongoing, innovative preclinical programs. "The field of immuno-oncology has shown the potential to ... read more
  • Posted at 9:39 PM
    Panasonic Corporation today announced the seven finalist schools representing seven countries for the Panasonic Kid Witness News (KWN) 2015 Global Contest. The Grand Prix winner will be selected from among them and announced on August 26 at the KWN Global Awards Ceremony in Singapore. This is ... read more
  • Posted at 9:22 PM
    Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ:AMZN), today announced that Amazon Aurora, a MySQL-compatible database engine that combines the speed and availability of high-end commercial databases with the simplicity and cost-effectiveness of open source databases, is now available to all customers. More than a ... read more
  • Posted at 9:01 PM
    To express its thanks to the thousands of loyal customers who supported Newegg in its fight against patent trolls, the company announced today that it will celebrate its latest patent troll victory with a day of great deals. On Tuesday, July 28 Newegg will run a 24-hour “When We Win, You ... read more
  • Posted at 7:00 PM
    The founders of United Medical Credit, a company that helps people secure the financing they need for their healthcare procedures, are pleased to announce that they are moving to a larger facility. The move is a direct result of the company's steady increase in business. As a new blog on United Medical Credit's website explains, the company has a well-deserved reputation for their ability to help people get the vital medical treatments that they need for good health. Thanks to ... read more
  • Posted at 5:34 PM
    The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights released a letter to the U.S. Department of Justice's Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) asking whether news reports of deportations of thousands of immigrant children due to missing or late hearing notices are true, and if so, concluding that there is potentially a significant due process concern. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110524/DC08224LOGO The Commission raised questions of EOIR, including evidentiary sufficiency, methods of sending notices to affected children, methods of ascertaining accuracy of addresses, coordination measures to assist unaccompanied ... read more
  • Posted at 4:08 PM
    The following statement may be attributed to the Boy Scouts of America. "Today, the Boy Scouts of America National Executive Board ratified a resolution that removes the national restriction on openly gay adult leaders and employees. The resolution is effective immediately. Of those present and voting, 79 percent voted in favor of the resolution. "Chartered organizations will continue to select their adult leaders, and religious chartered organizations may continue to use religious beliefs as criteria for selecting adult leaders, including matters ... read more
  • Amooranin Preclinical Sample Batch Completed --- LAS VEGAS, July 27, 2015
    Posted at 3:41 PM
    EnzymeBioSystems (OTC BB: ENZB - News) announces that a preclinical methyl amooranin batch has been completed. Amooranin is the Company's lead pharmaceutical product. EnzymeBioSystems plans to seek approval for the use of methyl amooranin in the prevention of breast cancer. "We are pleased to announce that this preclinical batch of methyl amooranin has been completed," stated Gary Rojewski, CEO of EnzymeBioSystems. He went on to say, "This batch will allow us to move forward in beginning to conduct the required toxicology ... read more
  • Craig Wireless Announces Resignation of Director --- RANCHO MIRAGE, CA, July 27, 2015
    Posted at 3:18 PM
    RANCHO MIRAGE, CA, July 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Craig Wireless Systems Ltd. ("Craig Wireless" or the "Company") (TSX-V: CWG) announces that Brian Collins has resigned his position as Director effective July 27, 2015. The Company extends its sincere thanks to Brian for his dedicated efforts on behalf of Craig Wireless. The Company continues its efforts to fill the vacancies on its Board. About Craig Wireless Systems Ltd. Craig Wireless and its affiliates (collectively, the "CWS Group") offer a broad ... read more
  • Posted at 2:39 PM
    ACQ5 magazine, a leading M&A magazine news site, recently awarded Cendyn® CEO and Founder Charles Deyo with its prestigious ACQ Global Awards 2015 U.S. Gamechanger of the Year award for hospitality marketing solutions. The ACQ Global Awards honor the leading deal teams, firms and professionals whose activities set the standards for major markets worldwide. Nominations are provided based on reader insight and experience. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150727/246146 In 2015, companies and individuals representing every major market in the world became finalists ... read more
  • Posted at 2:23 PM
    Avatar New York is a web development agency that has built a reputation on innovation and creativity. The web design New York firm offers app development, website design and branding services to companies that want to stay competitive in the digital marketplace. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150727/245912LOGO According to Todd Johnson, Avatar New York's managing director, "There has been a gradual reemergence of flat website design in recent months. The simple appearance makes webpages more user friendly by removing the unnecessary clutter of ... read more
  • Posted at 2:21 PM
    CHICAGO, July 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights: -- Revenue of $255 million, up 3 percent from prior-year period, or up 11 percent on a constant currency basis -- Segment operating profit of $30.8 million, up 8 percent, or up 20 percent on a constant currency basis -- Diluted earnings per share from continuing operations of ... read more