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Suddenlink And Discovery Communications Announce Long-Term Distribution Agreement
10/6/2014 5:00:10 PM
Suddenlink and Discovery Communications today announced the renewal of their long-term distribution agreement, allowing Suddenlink to continue delivery of Discovery’s unparalleled family of 13 U.S. networks.  The agreement supports both companies’ goal to deliver the highest-quality content across multiple platforms.      As part of the new multi-year, multi-platform …
GEO World Wide and GEObet Gaming Network Joint Venture on Tribes
10/6/2014 12:31:23 PM
London UK - Gerry Gionet, founder of the GEObet Gaming Network and the newly launched GEO World Wide, today announced a joint venture between the two entities to create a comprehensive set of tribal development opportunities.  Gionet said “We have said that the easiest path for tribal economic development is to embrace cyberspace as a business, through partnership with our …
Ceridian Offers Complete Solution To Address Complex Affordable Care Act Compliance Requirements With Dayforce Human Capital Management
10/6/2014 12:23:33 PM
Ceridian announces that Dayforce Human Capital Management (HCM) – a real-time, SaaS-based, single application that uses one source of data – offers a complete, end-to-end solution that can alleviate compliance concerns associated with the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The ACA entails onerous requirements for employers, necessitating precise tracking of employee’s service hours in …
Mauro Dognini appointed General Manager of Monte Titoli
10/6/2014 11:44:14 AM
Monte Titoli, part of London Stock Exchange Group, today announces that it has appointed Mauro Dognini as General Manger. Mauro joins Monte Titoli from RBC (Royal Bank of Canada) Investors Services where he was Italian General Manger from 2011 to 2014. Previously, he was Vice General Manager of Italy & Global Head of Asset Managers and Asset Owners Solutions for BNP …
Eni presents the thirteenth edition of the World Oil and Gas Review
10/6/2014 11:29:07 AM
– 2013 world oil & gas reserves are increasing respectively of +0.4% and +1.7% mainly thanks to the US’ tight oil new plays and to the gas discoveries in East Africa – World’s gas growth (+1.2%) is double compared to that of oil (+0.5% vs 2012) – World’s oil & gas consumption is increasing (+1.4% the former and +1% the latter). The growth of US’s demand is …
Dow Leaders Honored for STEM Excellence with 2014 HENAAC Awards
10/6/2014 11:14:19 AM
Honoring the best and brightest science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) minds in America, business president of Dow Feedstocks & Energy, Mauro Gregorio, and R&D director of Dow Oil & Gas exploration and production, Rui Vogt Alves Da Cruz, have both been awarded 2014 Hispanic Engineer National Achievement Awards Conference (HENAAC) Awards . …
San Diego Fined for Failing to Properly Enforce Storm Water Regulations
San Diego Fined for Failing to Properly Enforce Storm Water Regulations
10/6/2014 10:46:07 AM
Last month, the City of San Diego was fined for failing to enforce rules that require storm water runoff to be properly treated before it enters nearby bays and the ocean through a municipal separate storm sewer system (MS4).  This news comes after a settlement was reached between San Diego and the Regional Water Quality Control Board.  The city has until November 1st to …
Adapting to changes in retail sector: M2M technology offers real-time solutions
10/6/2014 10:32:51 AM
Marketing Release - Changes in the retail sector are easily handled with the utilisation of Machine-Machine (M2M) solutions, giving business the opportunity to adapt to challenges in real-time. In turn, businesses can improve efficiency of their daily operations and deliver a higher quality of service to customers.   Machine-to-Machine solutions can help provide …
Acer Wins Three Good Design Awards of Japan
10/6/2014 10:31:44 AM
Acer announces that three of its products have been honored at this year’s Good Design Awards of Japan, including the Liquid Jade smartphone, Aspire R 13 convertible notebook and Aspire V Nitro series notebooks. “We are delighted that three of our devices have been honored at this year’s Good Design Award and for the second consecutive year, an Acer smartphone has been …
The Jimmy Dean® Brand Sun Character Shines From Coast to Coast Creating the “Sunniest Day of the Year”
The Jimmy Dean® Brand Sun Character Shines From Coast to Coast Creating the “Sunniest Day of the Year”
10/6/2014 10:22:05 AM
The makers of Jimmy Dean ® products announced today the launch of the “Sunniest Day of the Year,” a daylong activation designed to bring brightness to consumers while shining attention on the new Jimmy Dean lunch and dinner offerings.  The iconic Jimmy Dean brand Sun character (“the Sun”) will embark on a one day journey today across the U.S., where he will surprise and …
Business Community Takes Note as OSHA Announces Top 10 Violations of 2014
Business Community Takes Note as OSHA Announces Top 10 Violations of 2014
10/6/2014 10:18:41 AM
Last month, the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) named their Top 10 violations of 2014 at the National Safety Council Congress and Expo.  OSHA publishes this annual list to alert employers about commonly cited standards so that steps can be taken to find and fix these recognized hazards.   The 2014 Top 10 List includes:   Fall Protection Hazard …
Air Products to Supply Technology and Hydrogen for 19 FirstElement Fuel California Fueling Stations
10/6/2014 9:46:48 AM
Air Products (NYSE: APD ), a worldwide leader in  hydrogen fueling technology, today announced it has signed an agreement to be the hydrogen fueling station and technology supplier for FirstElement Fuel, Inc.’s initial network of 19 hydrogen fueling stations to be built throughout California in 2015. The SmartFuel® hydrogen fueling stations will be supplied to FirstElement …
SAP’s hybris named a leader in New Magic Quadrant report by leading Industry Analyst firm
10/6/2014 9:42:33 AM
hybris software, an SAP company and the world’s fastest growing commerce platform provider, today announced that it has been included as a Leader in Gartner’s latest ‘Magic Quadrant for Digital Commerce’ (dated 29 September 2014). Following its continued growth, and the strengthening of its position in the commerce market through 2014, hybris continues to build upon this …
Amerinet Launches New Microsite Focused on Helping Members Enhance Patient-Centered Care Through Staff Education
10/6/2014 9:33:25 AM
Amerinet Inc., a leading national healthcare solutions organization, has launched a new interactive microsite to easily and directly access information on the myriad of quality and education resources available through Amerinet’s program. AmerinetQE.com brings solutions to your desktop, tablet or mobile device including: Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) Infection …
HNA Hardscape Project Awards Winners to be announced at Breakfast Ceremony
HNA Hardscape Project Awards Winners to be announced at Breakfast Ceremony
10/6/2014 9:28:45 AM
ICPI along with the Brick Industry Association and National Concrete Masonry Association will announce the 7th Annual HNA Hardscape Project Award winners at the HNA Hardscape Project Awards Breakfast ceremony taking place at the Hyatt Regency Louisville on Friday, October 24th from 7 – 8:30 AM.  The HNA Hardscape Project Awards recognize outstanding hardscape projects …
Chevron Announces Sale and Joint Venture Partnership for Duvernay Shale Assets in Canada with KUFPEC
Chevron Announces Sale and Joint Venture Partnership for Duvernay Shale Assets in Canada with KUFPEC
10/6/2014 9:07:54 AM
Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) today announced that its indirect, wholly-owned subsidiary, Chevron Canada Limited, has reached agreement to sell a 30 percent interest in its Duvernay shale play to Kuwait Foreign Petroleum Exploration Company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, KUFPEC Canada Inc., for $1.5 billion. The total purchase price includes cash paid at closing as well as a …
Deutsche Telekom and SugarCRM Announce Partnership to Deliver Advanced CRM and Cloud Services for the Enterprise
10/6/2014 8:58:11 AM
Deutsche Telekom and SugarCRM, a leading specialist for customer relationship management, today announced a global reseller alliance. Telekom’s systems solutions unit T-Systems will deploy Sugar from its secure data centers in Germany and resell the cloud-based CRM solution and services to enterprise customers. The CRM solution helps companies establish and maintain …
IHS Automotive Teams with Integrate Data Facts (IDF) to Offer Automotive Aftermarket Companies the Most Complete Understanding of the Mexico Vehicle Market
10/6/2014 8:56:36 AM
IHS Automotive, part of IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS),  has aligned with Integrate Data Facts, a Michigan-based company focused exclusively on the Mexico vehicle market, to offer a newly compiled Mexico Vehicles-in-Operation (VIO) file which provides the automotive industry with the most comprehensive look at this important NAFTA country available today. Mexico is currently the 11th …
Rebit Launches Rebit Unlimited Comprehensive Cloud Backup
Rebit Launches Rebit Unlimited Comprehensive Cloud Backup
10/6/2014 8:00:00 AM
Rebit Inc., developer of  “ridiculously simple” backup software , today announced Rebit Unlimited, the first backup solution for home and small business users that combines Rebit’s comprehensive local backup solution with unlimited cloud storage. Leveraging Rebit’s breakthrough hybrid architecture, full system local backup has been seamlessly integrated with unlimited …
Downbeat Economic Forecasts Are Likely due to Increased Competition
Downbeat Economic Forecasts Are Likely due to Increased Competition
10/6/2014 5:19:08 AM
A steady increase in the number of professional contractors entering the marketplace in the United Kingdom is one of the main reasons behind an unexpectedly gloomy assessment of the overall economy in a recent study. Many of the contractors polled believe that the economy is still relatively strong, but the ratio of those who believe that a slowdown is on the cards is …