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Thursday, May 5, 2016

  • Posted at 10:46 AM
    GearUp is an exciting new rental start-up founded by five Harvard Business School students in the spring of 2016. The value proposition is simple, yet effective--premium outdoor electronics and high-end extreme sport apparel delivered to your door under rental at a fraction of the cost to own. Simply go online (www.gearup.io), choose your equipment, select the dates you want and in 1-3 business days your products will arrive at your home or hotel. When you're done, simply ... read more
  • Celimmune Commences First-Ever Dosing with AMG 714 in Celiac Disease --- LEBANON, N.J., and BETHESDA, Md., May 5, 2016
    Posted at 10:45 AM
    Celimmune LLC, a clinical development-stage immunotherapy company focused on treating and preventing immune-mediated diseases, announced that it has dosed the first patient in its Phase 2 clinical study for AMG 714 in celiac disease. AMG 714 is an investigational anti-IL-15 monoclonal antibody being studied for the treatment of gluten-free diet non-responsive celiac disease (NRCD) and refractory celiac disease Type II (RCD-II). The celiac disease study is being conducted by several expert academic medical centers in Tampere, Oulu, and Turku, Finland, ... read more
  • Posted at 10:42 AM
    In celebration of Free Comic Book Day, CONtv has expanded its free trial period of VIP streaming service from 30 days to 60 days! In addition, fans will get a FREE collectible CONtv t-shirt previously only available at select Wizard World Comic Cons. ... read more
  • Posted at 10:39 AM
    After the Marion County Election Board awarded Elections Systems and Software (ES&S) a six-year contract to provide voting equipment and support last December, preparations began for the May 3 Primary in Indiana. Marion County, which includes Indiana's capital-- Indianapolis, has over 650,000 registered voters and includes several excluded cities and towns. The county is also home to 600 precincts. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20160304/340452LOGO Poll workers and voters alike took advantage of the state of the art voting equipment, including the DS200(®) in-precinct scanner and tabulator, ... read more
  • Posted at 10:39 AM
    Verified Person, a leading provider of background screening technology and Gold level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced that its new seriously sophisticated on-demand screening applications, Verified Person Background Screening integrated with Oracle Talent Acquisition Cloud and Oracle Talent Acquisition Cloud for the ... read more
  • Posted at 10:35 AM
    The 2015 Hypertension Control Champions used evidence-based strategies and patient engagement to help their patients achieve blood pressure control rates at or above the Million Hearts target of 70 percent. The 18 Champions, ranging from small practices to large health care systems throughout the U.S., provide care to nearly 1.5 million adults. https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20151112/286865LOGO "Clinicians are our first line of defense against the hundreds of thousands of deaths caused by high blood pressure each year," said CDC Director Tom Frieden, M.D., M.P.H. "We ... read more
  • Posted at 10:32 AM
    Shareholders of TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) today re-elected chairman Marjorie Magner, president and CEO Gracia Martore, Howard Elias, Lidia Fonseca, Jill Greenthal, Scott McCune, Henry McGee, Susan Ness, Bruce Nolop and Neal Shapiro to the Board of Directors at the annual meeting held at the company’s ... read more
  • Posted at 10:32 AM
    Webcollage, the leading cloud-based platform for managing rich product information, today announced its Q1 2016 as the most successful quarter in company history -- with a 67% bookings growth rate year-over-year. This record-breaking success is tied to several key moves taking place in the last half of 2015, including team expansion and investing in technology innovation. Q1 2016 Highlights: -- Appointment of Executive Leadership Team -- Launch of key features and updates; Image+, CORE ... read more
  • Posted at 10:31 AM
    Spinnaker Support, the fastest growing provider of third-party support, managed services, and consulting for Oracle and SAP software applications, was named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the Customer Service Team of the Year category in The 14(th) Annual American Business Awards. More than 3,400 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories. https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20160505/364225LOGO "Congratulations to our highly deserving SAP and Oracle customer service teams," ... read more
  • Posted at 10:30 AM
    Today, NS2 Serves (www.ns2serves.org) was recognized at a White House Joining Forces Employment Announcement event for its pledge to train and place 400 veterans in careers by 2021. The ceremony, hosted by First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden, honored NS2 Serves as one of ... read more
  • Posted at 10:30 AM
    The following statement is attributed to Gary Shapiro, president and CEO, Consumer Technology Association (CTA)TM, regarding the release of the first-ever Technology Sector Presidential Platform to the presidential candidates: “As our industry employs more than 6.7 million people across ... read more
  • Posted at 10:30 AM
    During its annual NewFront presentation today, Time Inc. (NYSE:TIME) previewed LIFE VR, an innovative video platform from the historic and beloved LIFE brand that will showcase the world through the lens of virtual reality. LIFE VR will be Time Inc.’s dedicated VR platform that will offer immersive, next-level ... read more
  • Posted at 10:28 AM
    Riverbed Technology, the leader in application performance infrastructure, will showcase at the ONUG Spring 2016 conference its new application-defined SD-WAN solution, Riverbed® SteelConnect™, which was announced on April 26 in a major move that will shake up the explosive SD-WAN market and redefine networking for a ... read more
  • Posted at 10:24 AM
    V-Rooms(TM), a leader in the online distribution and storage of sensitive documents, is pleased to announce two new features added to our cloud-based virtual data room solution: Document Viewer and DocuSign Templates. https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20160505/364160LOGO V-Rooms(TM) Document Viewer provides our clients with an easy way to control download, printing and watermarking without the need of a special plugin. The viewer supports 50+ different types of files, including PDF files as well as all Microsoft Office documents. DocuSign Templates are an enhancement to our DocuSign ... read more
  • Posted at 10:21 AM
    User behavior analytics and activity monitoring company Veriato was named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the new security product or service of the year category in the 14th Annual American Business AwardsSM. Judges recognized Veriato Recon User Behavior Analytics software as being “among ... read more
  • Posted at 10:20 AM
    Leading Digital Marketing Agency, MaxAudience, was recently named the #1 Digital Agency in the Southern California/LA area by Clutch Research Firm. Analysts at Clutch reached out to companies who have a proven track record of successful projects for both local clients and leading global brands and published the results on their website - Top 2016 Digital Agencies. The official findings are based on a range of factors that include the firm's experience, client reviews, and market presence. Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160505/364245LOGO Photo ... read more
  • Posted at 10:15 AM
    Roughly 9.4 million Veterans used at least one benefit or service offered by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in FY 2014—an increase of 600,000 from four years prior, according to VA statistics. As VA prepares to connect with and support this growing number of ... read more
  • Posted at 10:13 AM
    Looking for an affordable, feature-packed prepaid smartphone to stay connected with friends and family? Look no further, the Samsung Galaxy J3 (2016) is now available on the Verizon 4G LTE network -- ranked number one by Root Metrics for overall network performance across the United States. Featuring a 5.0" HD Super AMOLED display and a 1.2 GHz Quad Core processor, the Samsung Galaxy J3 is powerful enough to stream, browse, and game, yet small enough to fit comfortably in your hand ... read more
  • /C O R R E C T I O N -- Cadence Design Systems, Inc./ --- SAN JOSE, Calif., April 14, 2016
    Posted at 10:01 AM
    In the news release, Cadence Corporate Vice President - Finance James Haddad to Present at the Jefferies Technology, Media & Telecom Conference, issued 14-Apr-2016 by Cadence Design Systems, Inc. over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the third paragraph, first sentence, should read, "Haddad's address will be available live via on-demand webcast at 1:30 p.m. EDT on Thursday, May 12, 2016," rather than, "Haddad's address will be available live via on-demand webcast at 2:30 p.m. EDT on ... read more
  • Posted at 10:00 AM
    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is reminding health care professionals and patients not to use drugs intended to be sterile that were produced by Medaus Inc., due to lack of sterility assurance. The FDA has issued a formal request to the Birmingham, Alabama, compounding pharmacy to recall all non-expired lots of drug products intended to be sterile. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20151222/317925LOGO Administration of a non-sterile drug product intended to be sterile may result in serious and potentially life-threatening infections or death. Health care professionals ... read more