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Tuesday, April 22, 2014

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    FNEX, the leading online alternative investment marketplace, and DealMarket, the leading and award-winning global one-stop-shop for Private Equity, today announced a strategic partnership that will provide DealMarket’s qualified and professional investors access to deals listed on FNEX.com through the DealMarket platform. The ... read more
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    Fieldglass, Inc., the global cloud technology leader in flexible workforce management, has been named a finalist in three categories of the SIIA CODiE Awards, demonstrating its product innovation within supply chain collaboration, human capital management and cloud technology. Fieldglass' Vendor Management System (VMS) was nominated in the following categories: -- "Best Supply Chain Management Solution" acknowledges technologies that increase collaboration across the supply chain. Fieldglass has extensive ... read more
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    Avalanche Technology, Inc., a developer of disruptive memory technology and enterprise solid state storage solutions, today announced it has been awarded or granted key patents for its non-volatile spin torque transfer magnetic random access memory (STT-MRAM) technology in areas of Perpendicular STT-MRAM and MRAM Integration and Manufacturing. These patents bolster the game-changing advances of Avalanche's intellectual property portfolio related to STT-MRAM memory MTJ cell design and its manufacturing methods. "There are tremendous opportunities for non-volatile memories to replace volatile memories. ... read more
  • Qforma Earns EuroPriSe Certification --- MORRIS PLAINS, N.J., April 22, 2014
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    Qforma, the leading provider of advanced analytics and launch optimization for the health sciences industry has been awarded EuroPriSe certification for services provided by Qforma's Mederi. The European Privacy Seal (EuroPriSe) is issued and recertified by an independent third party. The Seal certifies that an IT product or service facilitates its use in compliance with European regulations on privacy and data security. The EuroPriSe certification procedure consists of a voluntary audit, evaluation of the product or service by accredited ... read more
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    A new study, B2B Enterprise Marketing: 2014 Benchmarks, Budgets and Trends--North America, has been published by the Content Marketing Institute. According to the report, sponsored by Marketo, the two biggest content marketing challenges for business-to-business (B2B) enterprise (1,000+ employees) marketers are "lack of integration" and "producing engaging content." (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140421/76907 ) Other key findings: -- Only 32% of B2B enterprise marketers say their organizations are effective at content marketing; that number ... read more
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    Illinois-based Computer Systems Institute (CSI) today announced that it has launched a first-of-its kind scholarship-matching program as part of Career Online High School's (COHS) Commitment to Action through the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI). CSI launched the high school program on three of its four campuses in January of this year and saw enrollment numbers spike immediately. "We went from zero to 46 enrolled students in less than 2 months," said Dawn Bravo, CSI's Vice President of Operations. "We decided to ... read more
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    Candi Controls, creator of a breakthrough unifying framework for smart device data, and IPKeys, an expert developer of smart grid technologies for government and industry, have partnered to connect OpenADR 2.0b-certified communications from the smart grid to a multitude of everyday devices in homes and commercial buildings, creating price-based controls that reduce waste and energy costs. The integration of IPKeys' OpenADR 2.0b certified EISSClient 2.0 technology with Candi's "PowerTools" data framework allows price and demand signals from the smart grid for ... read more
  • Emmis Announces Investment in Funkmaster Flex --- INDIANAPOLIS, April 22, 2014
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    Emmis Communications Corporation (Nasdaq: EMMS) has entered into a joint venture with Flexco, owned by popular Emmis personality Funkmaster Flex, to build a network of owned and operated digital platforms for Emmis' biggest personalities. One of radio's most visible personalities, Flex has built a large online and mobile audience with InFlexWeTrust.com and the DJ Funk Flex Mobile app. Flex will be working with other personalities in New York and in other Emmis markets to develop similar digital footprints. Emmis ... read more
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    Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] launched a mobile application, Lockheed Martin USASEF, which will allow students to navigate a wide variety of exciting technologies and hands-on demonstrations within its 56,000 square foot exhibit space at the upcoming USA Science & Engineering Festival, April 26-27, 2014 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington. The mobile application provides students with a virtual passport to journey through the exciting worlds of science, technology, engineering and math, and allows them to speak with ... read more
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    The 16(th) annual TechConnect National Innovation Summit & Showcase, co-located with the National SBIR/STTR Conference, will take place June 15-18 at the Gaylord National Convention Center, National Harbor, MD (www.nationalinnovationsummit.com). The events attract a global audience of innovation leaders from business, investment, government, and academia. Lead Corporate Partners at the 2014 TechConnect World and National Innovation Summit include: BASF, Bosch, Lockheed Martin, Boeing, Oxford Instruments, Daikin America, Momentive, SABIC, SK Innovation, Aerojet, Capewell, Corning, DuPont, General Atomics, Harris & Harris ... read more
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    AVer Information, a leading provider of innovative education hardware, software and device management solutions announced today that the AVer TabChargeCT2 40 device charge and storage cart has been awarded a 2014 Red Dot Product Design Award for Excellent Detail Solutions. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130723/SF51429LOGO Hosted in Essen Germany, Red Dot is an esteemed international award that evaluates and tests new hardware solutions for innovation and excellence in design. 40 members of the Red Dot Jury tested and evaluated over 4,800 product submissions by ... read more
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    Placeable, the location-based marketing technology for the enterprise advertiser, today announced that Greg Lems joined the team as chief technology officer. In this role, Mr. Lems will guide Placeable development, technology strategy, engineering, delivery and quality assurance functions. He will ... read more
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    Weebly, a global service that lets everyone create a high-quality website that they are proud to share, today announced ‘Start Your Something,’ a movement to empower anyone with an idea or passion to turn it into a business. As part of Start Your Something, Weebly will ... read more
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    Consumer confidence toward technology spending and the overall economy both decreased in April, according to the latest figures released today by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®. The CEA Index of Consumer Expectations (ICE), which measures consumer expectations about the ... read more
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    Weebly, the global service that lets everyone create a high-quality site they are proud to share, today announced it has raised $35 million in Series C funding from existing partner Sequoia Capital and Tencent Holdings Ltd. The funds will be used to expand into new markets, ... read more
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    Gynesonics, Inc., a women’s healthcare company focused on the development of minimally invasive solutions for symptomatic uterine fibroids, announced today that it has named veteran medical device executive Christopher M. Owens as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. ... read more
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    Spectra Logic today announced it has joined forces with CommVault® to significantly lower the cost of data protection, management and access. Data management and movement by CommVault Simpana® software, coupled with exceptionally affordable disk and tape tiers from Spectra Logic, ... read more
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    Vesta Corporation, a leader in mobile payment solutions, today announced the launch of vSafe, a new payment gateway that eliminates the cost of transaction fraud for e-commerce and m-commerce merchants. Leveraging Vesta’s proprietary and patented fraud technology modeled on over one ... read more
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    Sigma Labs, Inc. (OTCBB: SGLB), a developer of advanced, real-time, non-destructive quality inspection systems for 3D metal printing and other advanced manufacturing technologies, today announced it has signed a Technology Cooperation Agreement with Materialise NV of Leuven Belgium. The agreement sets forth the parties' intent to collaborate technically and commercially in the integration, production and marketing of PrintRite3D(®) software-related products for metal-based additive manufacturing. Mark Cola, President and Chief Executive Officer of Sigma Labs, Inc. stated that, ... read more
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    The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics American Overseas Marine LLC (AMSEA) a $32.7 million contract modification to operate and maintain seven large, medium-speed, roll-on / roll-off ships (LMSR) for the Military Sealift Command. AMSEA is a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD). Under the terms of the modification, AMSEA will provide services including crewing, engineering, maintenance, procurement and provisioning. Initially awarded in 2010, the contract has a potential value of $238 million over seven years. "AMSEA has successfully operated ... read more