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Wednesday, November 25, 2015

  • Posted at 12:00 AM
    Dr. Mercola Krill Oil is fresher and more sustainable than many other brands, based on a recent sustainability report analyzing 24 fisheries. Aker BioMarine, the fishery that processes Dr. Mercola's Antarctic Krill Oil, was the only company to receive the highest rating for overall fisheries management and the condition of its stock. The report from Sustainable Fisheries Partnership (SFP) - gave the other fisheries "B" or "C" ratings, while Aker BioMarine was the only fishery that earned an "A" rating. ... read more

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

  • Posted at 11:51 PM
    Recently, Wepiao, a mobile ticketing platform founded by Weying (WECHAT Movie Tickets), announced the completion of Series C funding round, raising RMB 1.5 billion. The leading investor of this funding round was Beijing Cultural Assets Chinese Anci Films & Television Fund, other investors included CITICS Prosperity ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 PM
    Flatiron Solutions, a global provider of technical information management solutions for knowledge-driven industries including aviation, aerospace, shipping, rail, energy, and defense, announced today the signing of a new collaboration agreement with The Boeing Company (Boeing), one of the largest aviation, defense, and space solution ... read more
  • Posted at 11:00 PM
    Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) today announced that the European Commission has approved a label update to expand use of XALKORI® (crizotinib) to first-line treatment of adults with anaplastic lymphoma kinase (ALK)-positive advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). The Summary of Product Characteristics also has been updated to ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 PM
    NCM Online -- a leader in the publication of data-driven web hosting reviews, fastest web hosting test results, promotional discounts, and flash sales -- has published A2 Hosting's Black Friday/Cyber Monday 60% off web hosting coupon code at Additionally, through Monday, November 30, 2015, A2 Hosting is offering 50% discounts on their Dynamic VPS and Managed VPS plans. NCM Online's web hosting coupon code and flash sales page will also feature Black Friday/Cyber Monday promotional discounts for ... read more
  • Posted at 7:25 PM
    Tarkan Maner, a global leading proponent of open source driven software defined everything, will discuss the opportunities, challenges, and advantages of the new architectures at the Software Defined Infrastructure Summit (@SDISummit) on Dec 1-3 at the Santa Clara Convention Center. Tarkan's "Vision for the Software Defined Data Center" is 100% software based and does not require expensive proprietary hardware. His approach allows ready access to all kinds of clouds, simple management, and full automation. Data centers can then respond to increased, ... read more
  • Posted at 7:14 PM
    Frontier Services Group Limited (“FSG”) (SEHK:00500), a publicly listed, transportation and logistics solutions provider in frontier markets with its operational headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya, today announced that it has completed a Share Purchase Agreement whereby FSG has purchased the business and certain assets from a group ... read more
  • Posted at 5:25 PM
    Pandora (NYSE:P), today announced the Register of Copyrights delivered her Memorandum Opinion in response to a “novel material question of law” referred to her on September 11, 2015 by the Copyright Royalty Board (CRB). This was the second round of questioning referred to the Register of ... read more
  • Posted at 4:21 PM
    Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM), the storage and information management company, announced that Recall Holdings has received approval from the Federal Court of Australia to defer the date of its Scheme Meeting related to Iron Mountain’s acquisition of Recall from the previously scheduled date of December ... read more
  • Posted at 4:09 PM
    Align Aerospace Holding, Inc. ("Align Aerospace"), a wholly owned subsidiary of AVIC International and provider of hardware components, logistics and supply chain solutions in the aerospace industry, announced today the signing of a long term agreement with Triumph Group, Inc. Align Aerospace will leverage its 40-plus years of aerospace supply chain experience along with the financial strength of AVIC International to support TGI on a global basis. The new enterprise-wide agreement includes significant changes to prior negotiated business terms in ... read more
  • Posted at 4:01 PM
    Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE:6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced it is expanding development support for touch-based home appliance, building, industrial automation, and portable medical applications with the new RX130 Group of 32-bit microcontrollers (MCUs). The new Group allows embedded ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 PM
    Fenox Venture Capital announces its investment in Jibo – the World’s First Social Robot. With this investment, Jibo plans to expand its global reach and further develop Jibo’s skills. Fenox VC’s strategic investment will help Jibo bring its “social robot” ... read more
  • ESSA Announces Enrollment of First Patient in Phase 1/2 Trial --- HOUSTON, TX and VANCOUVER, Nov. 24, 2015
    Posted at 3:55 PM
    HOUSTON, TX and VANCOUVER, Nov. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - ESSA Pharma Inc. ("ESSA" or the "Company") (TSX: EPI; NASDAQ: EPIX) announced today that the first patient has been enrolled in ESSA's Phase 1/2 clinical study of EPI-506 as a treatment for metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer ("mCRPC"). In the Phase 1/2 clinical trial, ESSA intends to demonstrate the safety, tolerability, maximum tolerated-dose, pharmacokinetics, and efficacy of EPI-506 in prostate cancer patients who have failed abiraterone or enzalutamide or both, ... read more
  • Posted at 3:34 PM
    Sequenom, Inc. (NASDAQ: SQNM), a life sciences company committed to enabling healthier lives through the development of innovative products and services, today announced the Company's participation at the Piper Jaffray 27th Annual Healthcare Conference at the Palace Hotel in New York, NY, on December 1, 2015. Dr. Dirk van den Boom, Interim President and Chief Executive Officer, will participate in a company "fireside chat" to be hosted by Piper Jaffray on Tuesday, December 1, 2015, at 8 a.m. EST. The ... read more
  • Posted at 3:25 PM
    New Context Services, Inc., the leading provider of Lean Security for software and infrastructure development, today announced a new strategic partnership with thrv, LLC (pronounced “thrive”), the only jobs-to-be-done product management software platform. This partnership will help chief information officers, ... read more
  • Posted at 3:21 PM
    BELLEVUE, WA--(Marketwired - November 24, 2015) - 4G Americas, the industry trade association and voice of 5G for the Americas, today announced that LTE-Advanced has been commercially deployed on 100 networks worldwide in 49 countries. The first LTE-Advanced networks were deployed in South Korea in June 2013 and utilized Carrier Aggregation which has become the most popular technology feature of LTE-Advanced. By December 2014, the number of LTE-Advanced networks had increased to 33 commercial ... read more
  • Posted at 3:16 PM
    Other World Computing (OWC), a leading zero emissions Mac and PC technology company, announced today the availability of the OWC Drive Dock, a new docking station that allows creative professionals and other users of large amounts of data to easily hot-swap, and quickly access, store and transfer information from bare SATA drives. The OWC Drive Dock is compatible with both Mac and PC systems, and provides two drive bays that each can accommodate either 2.5" or 3.5" drives. The two ... read more
  • Posted at 3:13 PM
    The world's biggest beacon companies are leading the charge onto the Unacast PROX network, the number one platform connecting beacons and other proximity sensors to online marketing platforms, at scale, globally. Estimote, Signal 360, Mowingo and Urban Airship are the ... read more
  • Posted at 3:03 PM
    Anritsu Company introduces an E-band option for its ShockLine(TM) MS46500B series of 2- and 4-port performance Vector Network Analyzers (VNAs) that addresses the market need to lower cost-of-test for E-band components. With the option installed, the MS46500B series can reduce production costs and more efficiently verify the performance of high-frequency passive components, such as antennas, filters, and duplexers, during manufacturing. In addition to the E-band frequency capability, Anritsu also introduces 20 GHz and 40 GHz options for the ShockLine MS46500B series. ... read more
  • 2016 Toyota Avalon, Sienna coming very soon --- NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 24, 2015
    Posted at 2:57 PM
    Toyota of Naperville is getting ready to accept delivery of its next round of new 2016 models. This time around the dealership is waiting on the arrival of the 2016 Toyota Sienna and 2016 Toyota Avalon. Both vehicles have received updates for the new model-year. Sales staff at Toyota of Naperville is ready to answer customer questions about either vehicle. However, to help them get started in performing the arduous task of new vehicle research, the Naperville, Illinois-based dealership has ... read more