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Friday, September 12, 2014

  • Posted at 4:30 AM
    SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/12/14 -- ImageWare Systems, Inc. (OTCQB: IWSY) (IWS), a leader in mobile and cloud-based, multi-modal biometric identity management solutions, has received the CTIA-The Wireless Association® Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Award for its GoMobile Interactive™ (GMI) product, taking first place in the Mobile Money, Payments, Banking & Commerce category. The award was announced at the CTIA 'Super Mobility Week' trade show, where more than 50 industry experts, analysts and media examined and scored the nearly 300 ... read more
  • Posted at 4:29 AM
    Sabre Corporation today announced the acquisition of Genares, a global, privately-held hospitality technology company, to further strengthen Sabre's position as a leading technology partner to hoteliers worldwide. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131216/DA33636LOGO-b Genares provides central reservations systems, revenue management and hotel marketing solutions to more than 2,300 independent and chain hotel properties. Effective immediately, Genares employees will join Sabre Hospitality Solutions, a global technology provider to nearly 18,000 hotels in 157 countries worldwide. Sabre's technology is proven to power ... read more
  • Posted at 4:18 AM
    SYSPRO, a developer of best-of-breed, award-winning enterprise resource planning (ERP) software for on-premise and cloud-based utilization, today announced that SYSPRO 7 ERP release has been named a Silver Winner in the Category “Software Innovation” at the 6th Annual 2014 Golden ... read more
  • Posted at 4:13 AM
    Tryton Medical, Inc., the leading developer of stents to treat bifurcation lesions today announced activities highlighting the latest data and experience with the Tryton Side Branch Stent at the 26th annual Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT), taking place at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center Washington, DC. ... read more
  • Posted at 4:04 AM
    MaxLinear, Inc. (NYSE: MXL), a leading provider of integrated radio frequency (RF) and mixed-signal integrated circuits for broadband communications applications, today announced the MxL268, a 32-channel, Full-Spectrum Capture™ (FSC™) receiver for next-generation DOCSIS 3.0 cable applications. ... read more
  • Posted at 4:04 AM
    The International Progressive MS Alliance has awarded its first round of 22 research grants to investigators in 9 countries, with the goal of removing barriers to developing treatments for progressive MS. The Alliance is a worldwide collaborative focused on finding solutions to progressive forms of multiple sclerosis that have so far eluded the scientific community. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140910/144829 Long-term investment in finding treatments and solutions for progressive MS This first round of funding launches an ambitious program that will cumulatively invest EUR22 ... read more
  • ROFIN-SINAR to Participate in the 5th Annual Credit Suisse Small & Mid Cap Conference --- PLYMOUTH, Mich. and HAMBURG, Germany, Sept. 12, 2014
    Posted at 4:00 AM
    ROFIN-SINAR Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: RSTI), one of the world's leading developers and manufacturers of high-performance laser beam sources and laser-based solutions, today announced that Chief Executive Officer, Gunther Braun, will participate in the 5(th) Annual Credit Suisse Small & Mid Cap Conference to be held in New York, NY, on Tuesday, September 16, 2014. The Company's most recent investor presentation can be accessed via the investor relations section of the Company's website at www.rofin.com. With almost 40 years of experience, ROFIN-SINAR ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Mohu, creator of the world's first and most popular paper-thin HDTV antenna, announced today that Best Buy, the world's largest specialty consumer electronics retailer, recently launched four Mohu HDTV antennas in 513 stores nationwide. "This is an exciting milestone in the evolution of the Mohu brand," said Mohu founder and president, Mark Buff. "Best Buy is the gold standard in consumer electronics retailing and we look forward to a long and fruitful relationship." The four Mohu HDTV antennas available in select Best ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Today, Nikon Inc. announced the D750, the D-SLR that provides adept enthusiasts with the powerful combination of pro-caliber photo and video features with FX-format image quality. The new D750 represents a leap forward for this camera segment, inheriting some of the best elements from Nikon's revered full-frame professional cameras, with new and refined features aimed at sparking creativity and sharing with built-in Wi-Fi. Additionally, Nikon has also announced the SB-500, a versatile yet compact multimedia Speedlight, and Nikon's fastest ultra ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    The launch of the innovative Samsung Note Edge last week and the Samsung Round and the LG G-Flex a few months ago took the hype surrounding flexible displays one step closer to reality. However, despite being made from flexible OLED materials, these first-generation phones offer limited new functionality and in fact have curved rigid screens, rather than flexible screens. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130207/NE56457LOGO-b The Strategy Analytics Handset Component Technologies (HCT) service report, "Flexible OLED Displays: A New Wave of Technological Innovation in Smartphone ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Sprint is proud to offer iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, the biggest advancements in iPhone history, beginning on Friday, Sept. 19. Demonstrating the best value in wireless Sprint will offer the Sprint Simply Unlimited Plan exclusively for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, giving new and existing customers unlimited data, talk and text while on the Sprint network for only $50 per month.(1) Sprint will allow iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus customers to connect to its fast LTE ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Mayor Edwin M. Lee, Superintendent Richard A. Carranza and salesforce.com Chairman and CEO Marc Benioff today announced the expansion of the Mayor's Middle Grades Leadership Initiative for the San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD). As part of the multi-year initiative, the Salesforce.com Foundation is donating $5 million and salesforce.com employees will volunteer 5,000 hours during the 2014-2015 school year - dramatically increasing technology resources for San Francisco students. The Salesforce.com Foundation also announced a $1 million grant to Code.org, a ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FTI) announced today that Maryann Seaman, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will address attendees at the following event: Event: Johnson Rice Energy Conference September 29 ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Genomic Health, Inc. (Nasdaq: GHDX) today announced that PharmacoEconomics published positive results from a health economic analysis suggesting that use of the Oncotype® DX colon cancer test may result in a significant reduction in direct medical costs and improve patient quality of life by helping them avoid side effects of unnecessary treatment. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130425/SF01493LOGO "By providing quantitative information which has not been available with conventional measures, as demonstrated in this analysis, the Oncotype DX colon cancer test is likely to lead ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Epic Sciences announced today the appointment of Glen Paul Freiberg, RAC as vice president of regulatory affairs and quality assurance. Mr. Freiberg has more than 35 years of FDA-related experience and is recognized as a key leader in successful regulatory and compliance strategies for diagnostic products. Epic's circulating tumor cell (CTC) technology enables the rapid and minimally invasive characterization of protein biomarker and genomic profiles in CTCs allowing for superior therapy, selection and early drug resistance detection to improve the ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today announced that the RAISE trial, a Phase III study of ramucirumab (CYRAMZA(TM)) in combination with chemotherapy in patients with metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC), met its primary endpoint of overall survival. The global, randomized, double-blind study compared ramucirumab plus FOLFIRI to placebo plus FOLFIRI as a second-line treatment in patients with mCRC after treatment with bevacizumab, oxaliplatin and a fluoropyrimidine in the first-line setting. RAISE showed a statistically significant improvement in overall survival in ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    EMD Serono Inc., a subsidiary of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, today announced the recipients of the second annual Grant for Multiple Sclerosis Innovation (GMSI) at the 2014 Joint ACTRIMS-ECTRIMS Meeting of the Americas Committee for Treatment and Research in MS (ACTRIMS) and European Committee for Treatment and Research in MS (ECTRIMS), taking place September 10-13, in Boston, U.S.A. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140902/141783 Five recipients hailing from France, Spain, the United States and the United Kingdom (UK), will share a total of EUR1 million to support ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Harding's Hope announced today the organization will grant the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Upper Midwest Chapter $83,000 to help fund direct financial assistance programs for families affected by MS. Living with MS can mean unexpected and ongoing financial challenges. On average, the disease costs approximately $70,000 per year in health-care costs such as medication, lost wages and other expenses. Across a lifetime, that can add up to nearly $3 million. "This generous donation will make a tremendous impact in the lives ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Influenza is a highly-contagious and serious disease, particularly for children. Each year, more than 20,000 children are hospitalized and on average, 100 children die from the flu. For parents, these should be alarming statistics for a vaccine-preventable disease. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140220/NE69074LOGO-b To address this public health issue, Families Fighting Flu (FFF) and Healthy Schools LLC are announcing a new partnership to raise awareness about the importance of annual flu vaccination and to increase the vaccination rates of children in Florida. This ... read more
  • Posted at 4:00 AM
    Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) is scheduled to participate in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2014 Media, Communications and Entertainment Conference on Tuesday, September 16, 2014. John Jureller, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, is scheduled to present at 12 Noon Pacific Time on September ... read more