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fitmob Launches ‘All You Can Sweat’ Passport With Over 75 Top Studios and Trainers to give Mobbers the Best Workouts in San Francisco and Marin
10/16/2014 6:01:07 PM
San Francisco – ( October 16, 2014) – Today fitmob , the company redefining the gym for the digital age, is announcing the launch of its “All You Can Sweat” Passport, a new offering that adds the most popular classes from over 75 of San Francisco and Marin’s hottest studios, boutique gyms, and curated trainers. Yoga Tree, Studiomix, Body Kinetics and The Circus Center are …
Scytl security protocols ensure clients are unaffected by Poodle bug
Scytl security protocols ensure clients are unaffected by Poodle bug
10/16/2014 3:42:43 PM
Scytl , the worldwide leader in secure online voting and election modernization today announced that its end-to-end security protocols and encryption ensure that none of its online voting implementations are affected by the exposed vulnerability in SSL or attacks similar to the Poodle bug. Unlike other online voting technology solutions, Scytl does not rely solely on …
WellCare Receives NCQA Quality Accreditation For Medicaid And Medicare Health Plans In Kentucky
10/16/2014 2:41:24 PM
WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) today announced that the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) has awarded an accreditation status of Commendable to its Medicaid health plan in Kentucky. WellCare also received an Accredited designation for its Medicare Advantage plan in the state. NCQA accreditation evaluates the quality of health care that health plans …
World’s First Net-Zero Exhibit Space to be Unveiled at Greenbuild 2014
10/16/2014 2:32:17 PM
Hanley Wood, the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and EMerge Alliance announced that the world’s first Net Zero Zone will be unveiled at the 2014 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo taking place October 22-24 at the Morial Convention Center in New Orleans. “Driven by the innovative work of EMerge Alliance and its members, the launch of the new Net Zero Zone will …
Kids Games Device, Osmo, Secures $12M in Series A Funding Led by Accel Partners
10/16/2014 1:17:20 PM
PALO ALTO, Calif. – (October 16, 2014)— Today, Osmo , the hardware games device for kids that connects to any iPad, announced it has closed $12 million in Series A Round funding led by investor Accel Partners . Other investors participating in the funding round include Upfront Ventures and K9 Ventures . As part of the investment, Accel Partners’ Rich Wong will join …
Ecolab Opens Doors of New Manufacturing Facility in Singapore
Ecolab Opens Doors of New Manufacturing Facility in Singapore
10/16/2014 11:17:51 AM
Nalco Champion, an Ecolab company, has opened a new manufacturing plant on Jurong Island, Singapore. The new 106,000-square-meter site will supply chemistry solutions for oil and gas companies in the Eastern Hemisphere, helping to increase delivery speeds to customers. “This new site provides us with an important competitive advantage that will enhance our service to …
TIBCO Delivers Business Intelligence Modernization Services with HP
10/16/2014 10:44:35 AM
TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX), a global leader in infrastructure and business intelligence (BI) software, announced today that it is partnering with HP on its new  Business Intelligence Modernization Services. The production-scale analytics and event processing of TIBCO’s Fast Data portfolio coupled with HP’s services, technologies and architectures offers customers: …
EMC and Pivotal Deliver Complete Scale-Out Data Lake for Predictive Big Data Analytics
10/16/2014 10:21:08 AM
EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC) and Pivotal® today announced the Data Lake Hadoop Bundle 2.0, offering a complete turn-key offering featuring compute, analytics and storage for customers building scale-out Data Lakes for predictive analytics. Data Lakes are gaining momentum as an infinitely scalable repository for critical data generated by traditional and next-generation …
M2M solutions increase operational efficiency of retail organisations
10/16/2014 10:20:35 AM
Marketing Release - The operational efficiency of a retail organisation can be increased by putting focus on the daily monitoring of the supply chain using Machine-to-Machine (M2M) solutions, states Vodafone.   Retail supply chains are seeing greater pressures due to the rise in energy costs and shifts in shopping habits. One way of overcoming these problems is by …
Calling All Art Students: 2014 Canvas Artist Series Open for Entry
10/16/2014 10:07:42 AM
Hyatt and Folio Fine Wine Partners today announced that the Canvas Artist Series Contest is now open for entry. Sponsored by Hyatt, and open to enrolled art students in the United States, the contest gives students with a love and passion for fine art the opportunity to create a signature wine label for Canvas wine bottles beginning in 2015. Additionally, the four winners …
Mars Chocolate To Donate $100,000 As Part Of Industry Effort To Help Fight Ebola Outbreak In West Africa
Mars Chocolate To Donate $100,000 As Part Of Industry Effort To Help Fight Ebola Outbreak In West Africa
10/16/2014 9:49:31 AM
Mars Chocolate announced today that it is donating $100,000 as part of an industry-wide effort to help fight the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. The World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) is organizing an effort among cocoa and chocolate companies who are interested in providing medical and humanitarian aid to those countries impacted by the Ebola virus outbreak. “As an industry, we care …
CEA Announces International CES Unveiled Coming to Tokyo on February 18
10/16/2014 9:45:33 AM
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)® today announced that it will kick off its first CES Unveiled international event for 2015 in Tokyo. This new products and technology news showcase will occur on Wednesday, February 18 in Tokyo, to be followed by events in several other international cities throughout the year.  The CES Unveiled series brings innovative technology …
Carrier to Convene Inaugural World Cold Chain Summit to Reduce Food Waste
Carrier to Convene Inaugural World Cold Chain Summit to Reduce Food Waste
10/16/2014 9:41:25 AM
More than 800 million people worldwide go to bed hungry, while one-third or more of all food produced never reaches consumers due to spoilage and waste, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Against the backdrop of World Food Day and in response to this issue and its resulting 3.3 billion metric tons of carbon dioxide emissions, Carrier , …
Survey Results: Issues and Trends in Exhibit Space and Sponsorship Sales
10/16/2014 8:00:00 AM
Exhibit Surveys, Inc. , the leading provider of research, measurement, and consulting services exclusively for the exhibition and event industry, and Lippman Connects , producer of exclusive events for exhibition and convention professionals, today announced the results of their second annual Issues and Trends in Exhibit Space and Sponsorship Sales study. According to the …
No Clients, No Job, No Problem, An Amazon Best-Selling Book Free For One More Day
10/16/2014 6:00:00 AM
Wayne Schoeneberg presents to you a new book, “ No Clients? No Job? No Problem!: How To Grow Your Practice To Success ”.  This book is designed for beginning lawyers, law students and others faced with the prospect of entering a shrinking profession. It is designed to inspire and motivate them into having the confidence that they, too, can have a successful practice by reading …
This is How We Hewitt: Bet on Underdogs!!!, An Amazon Best-Selling Book Free For One More Day
10/16/2014 6:00:00 AM
Feeling like an underdog has driven so many people to outperform what others thought would be impossible. Danny Hewitt’s, “ This is How We Hewitt: Bet on Underdogs!!! ” tells a story about how to be an underdog and still achieve greatness. If you have ever felt like all the odds are against you, like everyone in the world is betting on the “other team”, then this is a book …
Navera Announces 2014 Fall Release of 
Benefits Engagement Software
Navera Announces 2014 Fall Release of Benefits Engagement Software
10/15/2014 2:56:38 PM
Navera today announced its latest release of Benefits Engagement software, a cloud-based service that enables employees and consumers to select the healthcare and voluntary benefits that most closely match their needs.  The 2014 Fall Release includes major enhancements to the consumer experience and to profile-driven and context-sensitive plan recommendations.  It also offers …
Corporate Giving Programs Gain Security and Transparency with CSI globalVCard
10/15/2014 12:04:36 PM
Nearly 40% of companies decreased corporate giving from 2010 to 2013, according to CECP , a coalition of CEOs united in their mission to create a better world. One of the barriers to more freely giving is concern over how and where the dollars are spent. CSI globalVCard, a leading provider of virtual payment solutions, provides the security and transparency needed to ensure …
NoteSwift for Allscripts TouchWorks released
10/15/2014 11:34:23 AM
NoteSwift Inc. announced today the availability of NoteSwift™ for Allscripts TouchWorks® EHR. NoteSwift is the bridge between the EHR and Dragon Medical and interprets speech either as commands that a clinician can use to navigate the TouchWorks Note module, or as content to be inserted into the patient note. NoteSwift significantly reduces the time a provider spends creating …
Enterprise Management Associates to Host Research Webinar on Mid-tier Packet Monitoring
10/15/2014 10:58:04 AM
Enterprise Management Associates (EMA), a leading IT and data management research and consulting firm, today announced it will host a research webinar entitled “ Five Priorities for Mid-tier Packet Monitoring ,” featuring EMA VP of Research, Network Management, Jim Frey and APCON President and CEO, Richard Rauch . Direct collection and analysis of network packets is an …