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McMurray Stern to Partner with BeCode Keyless Lock System to Bring Consumers the New EVO and EVO+ Keyless Lock
9/30/2014 4:43:46 PM
McMurray Stern, Southern California’s leader in innovative storage development and records management solutions, is proud to announce their partnership with BeCode Keyless Lock Systems. McMurray Stern aims to bring down the cost of maintenance and support for keyed locker stations by eliminating the need for a key. The new BeCode EVO and BeCode EVO+, electronic locking systems …
Academy’s Tech Council Adds 4 New Members
9/30/2014 3:34:01 PM
John Bailey, Gale Anne Hurd, John Knoll and Michael Tronick have accepted invitations to join the Science and Technology Council of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, bringing the Council’s 2014–2015 membership roster to 25. Bailey is a cinematographer with more than four-and-a-half decades of experience behind the camera. His career breakthrough came in 1980, …
Impressive Slate of Speakers, Technical Topics Slated for SAE International 2014 Commercial Vehicle Congress
9/30/2014 12:31:51 PM
The SAE International 2014 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress will include impressive speakers, topical technical programming, and mentoring and networking opportunities when it opens Oct. 7.   The Congress runs Oct. 7-9 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Ill., and focuses on the theme of Engineering Leadership – Changing, Guiding, Influencing. …
ADLINK Announces New ETX Computer-on-Module as a Drop-in Replacement for Existing ETX Systems
9/30/2014 11:45:27 AM
ADLINK Technology, Inc., a global provider of cloud-based services, intelligent gateways, and embedded building blocks, today announced a new ETX Computer-on-Module, which uses the latest Intel® Atom™ Processor E3800 SOC Series (formerly codenamed "Bay Trail") with performance scalable from single core at 1.4GHz (Atom™ E3815) to a quad core at 1.9GHz (Atom™ E3845), matched …
Hundreds of agri-food companies to connect with international clients at LACFlavors
9/30/2014 11:39:27 AM
Hundreds of agri-food companies from Latin America and the Caribbean will meet with buyers from around the world at LACFlavors, which will be held October 8-10 in the Mexican city of Mérida. Organized by the Inter-American Development Bank through the platform ConnectAmericas.com – the first business-oriented social network in the Americas – the 6th edition of LAC Flavors …
Valpak® Announces New Franchisee in Acadiana, Louisiana
9/30/2014 11:33:13 AM
Valpak , a leader in local print and digital coupons, announced today that Tana Moss has acquired the Valpak of Acadiana , La., territory. While new to the Valpak family, Moss comes to Valpak with 18 years of sales experience. With this territory, she will mail Valpak’s signature blue envelope to nearly 160,000 homes in the Lafayette and Iberia parishes. Several additional …
ratiopharm arena chooses NCR to improve customer experiences with faster service and contactless payments
9/30/2014 10:50:20 AM
NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, announced today that ratiopharm arena in Neu-Ulm, Germany has chosen NCR to quickly move customers through vendor lines and get them back to the action. The NCR point-of-sale (POS) solution integrates innovative contactless technology from payment solution services GmbH , allowing …
Metlife to Hold Conference Call for Third Quarter 2014 Results
9/30/2014 10:44:02 AM
MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) will hold its third quarter 2014 earnings conference call and audio webcast on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, from 8-9 a.m. EDT. The call will follow MetLife’s issuance of its third quarter 2014 earnings news release and release of its Third Quarter 2014 Financial Supplement on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, after the market closes. The news release and Third …
AOC 2014 International to Showcase Demos from Analog Devices Spanning Entire RF Spectrum
9/30/2014 10:32:01 AM
Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI) announced today it will demonstrate integrated solutions for the entire RF spectrum from DC – 110 GHz at the AOC 2014 International Symposium and Convention Booth #1109, Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, DC, October 7-9. ADI will showcase its ultra-wideband solutions and components including its award-winning GSPS A/D converters and …
First ARM Cortex- A57-Based Hadoop Demonstration Achieved on AMD Opteron A-Series Platform
9/30/2014 10:12:17 AM
AMD (NYSE: AMD) today will make the first public demonstration of Apache™ Hadoop® running on an ARM® Cortex®-A57-based AMD Opteron™ A-Series processor. In a technical session at the JavaOne™ conference to be delivered this afternoon by AMD corporate fellow Leendert van Doorn, the company will show how the expanding AMD Opteron A-Series server software ecosystem now includes …
Agilent Technologies to Collaborate with University of Toronto on Metabolomics MRM Library-Software Solution to Accelerate Cell Biology, Disease Research
9/30/2014 10:09:38 AM
Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: A) announced a collaboration with scientists at the University of Toronto’s Donnelly Centre for Cellular and Biomolecular Research to produce a comprehensive metabolomics multiple-reaction monitoring (MRM) library and methodology, using Agilent’s Infinity 1290 UHPLC and 6460 triple quadrupole mass spectrometry system . The library, …
Amazon Fire Phone sales launch at Telekom
9/30/2014 10:08:08 AM
The Amazon Fire Phone is now available to buy exclusively from Telekom. Amazon’s first smartphone - Fire - offers incredible value with unlimited cloud storage for photos taken with the device, 32GB of memory standard, world-class on-device customer support with Mayday and premium hardware. Fire phone offers completely new and unique services such as the Firefly object …
UPS Named to Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for Second Consecutive Year
9/30/2014 10:07:39 AM
UPS® (NYSE: UPS) announced it was named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) for the second consecutive year, positioning the company in the top 10 percent of sustainability performers among the 2,500 largest companies tracked in the S&P Global Broad Market IndexSM. For the 10th straight year, UPS was also named to the DJSI North American Index. …
IDT Releases World’s First IEEE 1588 Time and Frequency Generators Transparently Disciplined by Synchronous Ethernet
IDT Releases World’s First IEEE 1588 Time and Frequency Generators Transparently Disciplined by Synchronous Ethernet
9/30/2014 10:02:38 AM
Integrated Device Technology, Inc. ( IDT ®) (NASDAQ: IDTI) today introduced a family of IEEE 1588 time and frequency generator chips to reduce costs while meeting the synchronization needs of LTE-Advanced, wireless backhaul and heterogeneous networks. The unique architecture and capabilities of these devices are fully documented and accessible to allow IEEE 1588 software …
Macquarie AirFinance Selects Bombardier CSeries Aircraft Powered by Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engines
Macquarie AirFinance Selects Bombardier CSeries Aircraft Powered by Pratt & Whitney PurePower® Engines
9/30/2014 9:59:19 AM
Pratt & Whitney will provide exclusive power for up to 50 Bombardier CSeries aircraft ordered by Macquarie AirFinance (part of the global diversified financial services institution Macquarie Group) announced today by Bombardier. Pratt & Whitney is a division of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX). Macquarie AirFinance intends to take delivery of 40 Bombardier CS300 …
Boehringer Ingelheim invests €100 million: Expanded Respimat® production in Dortmund
9/30/2014 9:50:53 AM
Boehringer Ingelheim is investing more than €100 million at its Dortmund site to expand production capacity for the Respimat® inhaler to 44 million units per year. With this expansion, the research-driven pharmaceutical company is creating approximately 100 new jobs on site. “The Respimat® is a success story – for Boehringer Ingelheim and for the patients,” explained Dr …
JBL Ropes in Arjun Kapoor & Parineeti Chopra as Brand Ambassadors
JBL Ropes in Arjun Kapoor & Parineeti Chopra as Brand Ambassadors
9/30/2014 9:44:23 AM
HARMAN International, the premium audio and infotainment group today announced the signing of Arjun Kapoor & Parineeti Chopra as ambassadors for the JBL brand in India. The talented and dynamic duo will be seen endorsing a range of new JBL products in the upcoming festive season in an extension of JBL’s Hear the Truth Campaign. The actors’ recent successes and their …
eBay & PayPal to Become Independent Companies in 2015
eBay & PayPal to Become Independent Companies in 2015
9/30/2014 9:39:21 AM
eBay Inc.  today said its Board of Directors, following a strategic review of the company’s growth strategies and structure, has approved a plan to separate the company’s eBay and PayPal businesses into independent publicly traded companies in 2015, subject to customary conditions. Creating two standalone businesses best positions eBay and PayPal to capitalize on their …
American Express Appoints Neal Sample President, Enterprise Growth
9/30/2014 8:30:21 AM
The following announcement from American Express (NYSE: AXP) is in the form of a letter to employees from Kenneth I. Chenault, CEO:  “I’m writing to let you know about a change in the leadership of Enterprise Growth. Dan Schulman , Group President of Enterprise Growth, has informed me of his decision to leave American Express and join eBay, Inc., where he will become CEO …
Ricoh Publishes Ricoh Group Sustainability Report 2014
An Integrated Financial, Social and Environmental Report
Ricoh Publishes Ricoh Group Sustainability Report 2014 An Integrated Financial, Social and Environmental Report
9/30/2014 8:28:44 AM
Ricoh Company, Ltd. (President and CEO: Zenji Miura) today issued its Ricoh Group Sustainability Report 2014. Since fiscal 2012, Ricoh has released a sustainability report that integrates financial information with non-financial information on society and the environment. This year’s report introduces the Ricoh Group’s activities aimed at enhancing corporate value with a focus …