In another industry first, T-Mobile US, Inc. (NYSE:TMUS) today announced
the company is offering customers more 4G LTE data and tethering and
unlimited international texting – at no extra charge. The updates
reflect the latest stage in the evolution of T-Mobile’s flagship Simple
Choice plan, which ... read more
Invisa, Inc. (OTCQB:INSA), today announced that it has entered into a
series of agreements intended to provide access to additional funding
and potentially create a more stable financial environment over the next
several years. These transactions provide credit arrangements that the
Company believes may help support ... read more
New technologies continue to transform the way that consumers educate themselves and make critical purchasing decisions. In order to better meet the needs of customers, organizations across industries must constantly re-evaluate their consumer marketing playbook, as well as their marketing research analysis approaches. Although organizations are investigating new technologies and tools, many are still running into many challenges that are impeding the overall effectiveness of their Market Research function.
According to recent research by benchmarking firm, Best Practices, LLC, only 17% ... read more
Science Applications International Corporation (NYSE: SAIC) has been notified of an unsolicited "mini-tender offer" made by TRC Capital Corporation (TRC) to SAIC stockholders to purchase up to 700,000 shares of SAIC common stock at a price of $35.35 per share. TRC's offer price represents a discount of $1.78 per share, or 4.79 percent, below SAIC's closing price of $37.13 on February 26, 2014, the date of the offer.
SAIC recommends that stockholders not tender their shares because the offer price ... read more
Infotech Enterprises Limited (Infotech) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Infotech Enterprises America, Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Softential, Inc. (Softential), headquartered in Herndon, Virginia.
Softential, Inc. has over a decade's experience and an impressive track record around Service Management and Service Assurance solutions for telecommunications and cable operators, enterprise customers and the public sector. Blending strong domain expertise related to networks and operations with a global service delivery model, Softential designs, implements and manages systems ... read more
The Economist Group's marketing blog Lean back announced today that it will produce programming for SXSW interactive featuring live video chats and Q&A sessions powered by New York-based startup Shindig. The three day event beginning March 9th will feature discussions with digital influencers and business leaders and will engage audiences around the globe in real time. The Economist Group is one of the first publishing companies to test Shindig's virtual platform at the conference.
Nick Blunden, SVP, Global head of digital ... read more
The South Carolina Court of Common Pleas, Fifth Judicial Circuit has issued a ruling that will allow the State of South Carolina to move forward with efforts to hold pharmaceutical giant, Cephalon, Inc., a subsidiary of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., accountable for overpayments by the State Health Plan and for violations of the South Carolina Unfair Trade Practices Act.
The court on February 21, denied Cephalon's motion for summary judgment, rejecting the argument that the statute of limitations for the state's ... read more
Pacific Office Automation Phoenix recently took the time to detail the benefits of creating a workflow process, demonstrating how an improved office workflow can greatly enhance an office's return on investment.
Acknowledging the challenges of managing both paper and electronic records, a representative with Pacific Office Automation Phoenix explained how streamlining the process of document management can benefit any company, saying, "The obvious benefits involve time savings, as an improved filing system is easier to navigate and helps employees complete ... read more
Hear Telx, Vantage Data Centers, 451 Research at Northern California Summit; Price to Increase on Friday
New Investors, New Developers, New Strategies & New Stories: The Third Annual Northern California Data Center Summit will convene Silicon Valley and San Francisco's most active and innovative data center real estate and technology infrastructure executives. Hear 50 speakers in 13 panel discussions and join the expected 400+ attendees on April 10 for important discussion, debate and networking.
Hear the experts discuss the ... read more
Systems (NYSE: MVNR), a leading provider of software-based
networking solutions, today announced the repayment of the outstanding
balance of $15.0 million plus accrued interest on March 5, 2014 on its
2013 subordinated loan facility, using funds received in its recent
... read more
Not every woman will choose or be a good candidate for breast cancer reconstruction following treatment; however, for many, it can be a welcome return to normalcy and preserve femininity. In these cases, Peter Ashjian, MD of Beverly Hills Physicians believes that breast cancer patients should meet with a plastic surgeon while discussing treatment with their oncologist. Through cooperation with the oncologist and recent advances in tissue grafting and breast implants in Beverly Hills, Dr. Ashjian can successfully minimize the ... read more
Fitch Ratings has affirmed Computer Sciences Corp.'s (NYSE: CSC) Issuer
Default Rating (IDR) at 'BBB' and revised the Rating Outlook to Positive
from Stable. Furthermore, Fitch has withdrawn the short-term IDR and
commercial paper rating of 'F3'. A full list of ratings follows at the
end ... read more
Philanthropist Carter Lay announces the premiere episodes of "Do Good Mob" - an ongoing digital series highlighting inspiring individuals with worthy causes by telling their stories to the world and to ultimately raise funds and awareness. The series will feature and tell the stories of non-profits in small cities and throughout the world. "Do Good Mob" is Executive Produced by Carter Lay, Crystal Fambrini, and Emmy Award Winning Executive and Producer David Beebe and is available exclusively on YouTube at ... read more
LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPSN), a leading provider of digital engagement solutions, today announced LivePerson executives are scheduled to present at upcoming investor conferences during March.
LivePerson CEO Robert LoCascio is scheduled to present at ROTH Capital Partners 26(th) Annual Growth Stock Conference, to be held at the at The Ritz Carlton in Dana Point, California on March 11(th) at 12:30pm PT.
CFO Dan Murphy is scheduled to participate in the 2014 Piper Jaffray Technology, Media & Telecommunications Conference on ... read more
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined Illinois Tech President John L. Anderson today to announce that John Ronan Architects and Shepley Bulfinch will design the planned Ed Kaplan Family Institute for Innovation and Tech Entrepreneurship on the University's Main Campus in Bronzeville.
John Ronan Architects, a Chicago-based, internationally recognized architecture and urban design firm, is the design architect. Boston-based Shepley Bulfinch is the programming architect on the project. Construction on the $40 million, 100,000-square-foot facility could begin as early as Summer ... read more
During their weekly one-hour visit with Justina, the Pelletiers were able to meet with their daughter privately. During their meeting, Justina told them "I feel like I'm in jail," and asked, "Why can't I be with my parents like everyone else?"
Usually the parents' visits with Justina are highly monitored and supervised by Massachusetts DCF and even state troopers. During monitored visits, the parents are unable to speak freely with Justina about her condition. This was the first visit where they ... read more
SCHAUMBURG, IL, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Catamaran Corporation
("Catamaran") (NASDAQ: CTRX) (TSX: CCT), announced today that it has
agreed to sell $500 million aggregate principal amount of 4.75% senior
notes due 2021 in an underwritten public offering under its effective
shelf registration statement in the United States under the Securities
Act of 1933 and its amended and restated base shelf prospectus in
Canada under National Instrument 44-102--Shelf Distributions. The offering is expected to close on or about March ... read more
AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ACRX), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative therapies for the treatment of acute and breakthrough pain, today announced that Richard King, President and CEO will present a Company update at the following conference:
26(th) Annual Roth ConferenceDate: Tuesday, March 11, 2014Location: The Ritz Carlton, Laguna Niguel, CAPresentation Time: 11:30 am ET, 8:30 am PT
This presentation will be webcast live and can be accessed through the Investors page at ... read more