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CUPERTINO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 06/30/08 -- SLI Systems (www.sli-systems.com), a provider of intelligent, on-demand search (www.sli-systems.com) services for content-rich Internet and e-commerce sites, today announced that it has upgraded the Learning Search hosted site search (http://www.sli-systems.com/site-search.php) solution to give customers greater control and flexibility for showcasing products and information. In addition, SLI Systems has also made significant speed improvements to its search solutions, reducing the time it takes to generate and deliver search results by as much as 50 percent, and also introduced a new Auto Complete feature for making site searches quicker and easier. Enhanced Merchandising Console A key part of the Learning Search upgrade, SLI has introduced a completely redesigned merchandising console that provides greater flexibility ... (more)

HITN-TV is Ready to Broadcast Juanes' Havana Concert

NEW YORK, Sept 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Hispanic Information and Telecommunications Network, Inc. (HITN-TV), has just confirmed that they finalized the preparations for the live broadcast of the historic "Paz Sin Fronteras" (Peace without Borders) Concert, from the Plaza de la Revolucion in Havana, Cuba, this Sunday at 2:00 pm ET/11 am PT. The broadcast can be viewed on all of HITN's platforms: cable, satellite, internet www.hitn.tv and also through the HITN-CBO Connect Network that contains more than 250 community organizations in the United States and Puerto Rico. HITN TV announced that Soldanela Rivera will be their special correspondent from Havana. She will have complete access to the details of this historical event lead by the Colombian singer Juanes. During the four hours of the concert, HITN TV will showcase international line up which includes the Pue... (more)

ApacheCon US 2009 Draws Unprecedented Support From the Global Open Source Community and Recognition for the 10th Anniversary and Influence of The Apache Software Foundation

California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and Oakland Mayor Ron Dellums recognize The Apache Software Foundation for a decade of open source leadership and technology innovation FOREST HILL, Md., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Closing out the celebrations for its 10th anniversary, The Apache Software Foundation (ASF) today announced highlights from ApacheCon US 2009, which took place November 2-6, 2009 in Oakland, Calif. The Foundation received unprecedented support and recognition as testament to the growing strength and influence of the global Apache community. During the week, The ASF was honored by California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and by Oakland City Mayor Ron Dellums for the key technologies developed, overseen, and shepherded by the all-volunteer organization over the last decade. November 4 has been designated Apache Software Foundation Day.... (more)

Varian Medical Systems to Showcase TrueBeam™ STx with RapidArc® Radiosurgery -- Technology for Fast, Precise Stereotactic Radiosurgery -- at AANS Meeting

MIAMI BEACH, Fla., April 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) will showcase RapidArc® Radiosurgery on the TrueBeam™ STx system—a highly precise and noninvasive way of excising tumors using carefully shaped high-energy X-ray beams—at the annual meeting of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) in Miami Beach later this week.  Clinicians who are gaining early experience in the clinical use of RapidArc® Radiosurgery are finding that this approach can be performed quickly and accurately in the treatment of tumors of the brain, spine, thorax, and gastrointestinal tract.[1]  The TrueBeam STx system was engineered from the ground up for efficient, precise radiosurgery.  Operating in High Intensity Mode, it can deliver treatments two to eight times faster than other radiosurgery systems.[2]   "Intelligent" automation further speeds ... (more)

The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Caterpillar, Joy Global, CNH Global NV, Komatsu and Volvo AB

CHICAGO, April 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT), Joy Global Inc. (NYSE: JOY), CNH Global NV (NYSE: CNH), Komatsu Ltd. (OTC: KMTUY) and Volvo AB (OTC: VOLVY). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101027/ZIRLOGO) Get the most recent insight from Zacks Equity Research with the free Profit from the Pros newsletter: http://at.zacks.com/?id=5513 Here are highlights from Tuesday's Analyst Blog: CAT Sells Off Another Bucyrus Biz Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is selling the distribution and support business formerly operated by Bucyrus International in Peru to Ferreyros S.A.A. for $75 million. Ferreyros, the largest... (more)

Today's Market Driven by Key Factors - Featured Research on Viacom, Inc. and PulteGroup, Inc.

HONG KONG -- (Marketwire) -- 06/11/12 -- Today, www.BollingerReport.com introduced featured coverage of Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB) and PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE: PHM). Full research reports are available to readers at: www.BollingerReport.com/index.php?sm1=VIAB&sm2=PHM. With markets in correction mode, investors are looking to quantify an accurate model, weighing positives and negatives of the months ahead. Upcoming negative pressures include China's slowdown, the European recession, the end of the Fed's Operation Twist stimulus program, continued geopolitical risks, election uncertainty, and potential 2013 budget bombshell of tax hikes and spending cuts. Meanwhile, positive offsets are driven by central banks (particularly China) cutting rather than hiking rates, deceleration in fuel and food prices, increase in consumer sentiment and resulting retail sales, signs o... (more)

Parametric Sound Provides Merger Update and Reports 2013 Financial Results

SAN DIEGO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/26/13 -- Parametric Sound Corporation (NASDAQ: PAMT), a leading innovator of audio technology and solutions, today provided information on its pending merger with Turtle Beach and reported it has filed with the SEC its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2013. Merger Update A special meeting of Parametric's stockholders is being convened to vote on, among other things, a proposal to approve the issuance of shares pursuant to the merger contemplated by the Agreement and Plan of Merger with Turtle Beach (referred to as the merger agreement), and corresponding change of control of Parametric, which proposal is referred to as the merger proposal. The special meeting of stockholders is currently scheduled to be held on December 27, 2013 at 1:00 p.m., Pacific Time, at Hampton Inn & Suites, 14068 Stowe Dr... (more)

CUI Global, Inc. Awarded the "UK Energy and Resources Deal of the Year" for 2013 by Acquisition International and Announces 2013 Annual Shareholders Meeting Simulcast

TUALATIN, Ore., Dec. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- CUI Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: CUI), a platform company dedicated to the acquisition, development, and commercialization of new, innovative products and technologies, today announced that the Company has been awarded the "UK Energy & Resources Deal of the Year" for 2013 by Acquisition International, a well-respected European periodical, for its acquisition of Orbital Gas Systems Ltd. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120320/FL72629LOGO ) CUI President & CEO William Clough said: "We are pleased to be recognized by a publication of the stature of Acquisition International.  This award is a reflection of the unwavering commitment and dedication of our management team, and the countless hours of hard work from our employees necessary to make our acquisition of Orbital a reality.  This acquisition represents a pivotal mome... (more)

Goodbye, Desolation: U.S. Economy Poised for Blockbuster 2014

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time in more than six years consumer spending will lead U.S. economic growth as we enter 2014, Bank of the West Chief Economist Scott Anderson, PhD, said during his 2014 Economic Outlook press briefing today. Strong exports, capital spending and a recovery in government spending will also contribute to robust 2014 economic growth of 3.0% Q4/Q4. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120418/MM90603LOGO) "We are, at last, leaving the desolation of the Great Recession," said Anderson, who is currently ranked the fourth best economic forecaster of U.S. GDP by Bloomberg News over the past two years. "Prospects for the U.S. economy are particularly bright for 2014, as all major sectors of the economy will contribute to U.S. growth.  Job creation is finally accelerating as confidence among businesses large and... (more)

CRAiLAR Technologies to host investor update call on Thursday, March 27 at 5:00 pm EDT

PORTLAND, OR, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CRAiLAR Technologies Inc. ("CL" or the "Company") (TSXV: CL) (OTCBB: CRLRF), which produces and markets CRAiLAR® Flax fiber The Friendliest Fiber On The Planet™, announced that the Company will host a conference call on March 27, 2014 at 5:00 pm EDT, to discuss the Company's progress over the last quarter. CRAiLAR's CEO Ken Barker and CFO Ted Sanders will host the call.  To participate, please use the information below: Date: Thursday, March 27, 2014 Time: 5:00 pm EDT US Dial-In: 1-877-407-3982 International Dial-In: +1-201-493-6780 Conference ID: Participants must ask for the CRAiLAR Technologies Inc. Fourth Quarter 2013 Conference Call Webcast: http://public.viavid.com/index.php?id=108405 Please dial or log in at least 10 minutes before the call to ensure timely participation A playback of the call will be available unt... (more)

Telit Adds LS Research to Global Roster of Competence Centers

Telit Wireless Solutions, a global provider of high-quality machine-to-machine (M2M) solutions, products and services, today announced that it has selected LS Research, a global leader in wireless product development, as its newest Competence Center. As part of its One Stop. One Shop. strategy, Telit Competence Centers play a critical role in offering M2M design, development and integration assistance to customers worldwide. The main objective of the Competence Center is to identify and execute designs for specific customer applications based on Telit technologies. With more than 30 years’ experience in wireless product design, LS Research offers comprehensive development and compliance testing services - addressing the technical challenges adopters often face in the critical pre-commercial state of the project, through expertise in antenna design and tuning, regu... (more)

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Digital Transformation and Disruption, Amazon Style - What You Can Learn. Chris Kocher is a co-founder of Grey Heron, a management and strategic marketing consulting firm. He has 25+ years in both strategic and hands-on operating experience helping executives and investors build revenues and shareholder value. He has consulted with over 130 companies on innovating with new business models, product strategies and monetization. Chris has held management positions at HP and Symantec in addition to advisory roles at startups. He has worked extensively on monetization, SAAS, IoT, ecosystems, partnerships and accelerating growth in new business initiatives.
Dynatrace is an application performance management software company with products for the information technology departments and digital business owners of medium and large businesses. Building the Future of Monitoring with Artificial Intelligence. Today we can collect lots and lots of performance data. We build beautiful dashboards and even have fancy query languages to access and transform the data. Still performance data is a secret language only a couple of people understand. The more business becomes digital the more stakeholders are interested in this data including how it relates to business. Some of these people have never used a monitoring tool before. They have a question on their mind like "How is my application doing" but no idea how to get a proper answer.
DXWorldEXPO LLC announced today that Big Data Federation to Exhibit at the 22nd International CloudEXPO, colocated with DevOpsSUMMIT and DXWorldEXPO, November 12-13, 2018 in New York City. Big Data Federation, Inc. develops and applies artificial intelligence to predict financial and economic events that matter. The company uncovers patterns and precise drivers of performance and outcomes with the aid of machine-learning algorithms, big data, and fundamental analysis. Their products are deployed by some of the world's largest financial institutions. The company develops and applies innovative machine-learning technologies to big data to predict financial, economic, and world events. The team is a group of passionate technologists, mathematicians, data scientists and programmers in Silicon Valley with over 100 patents to their names. Big Data Federation was incorporated in 2015 and is ...
All in Mobile is a place where we continually maximize their impact by fostering understanding, empathy, insights, creativity and joy. They believe that a truly useful and desirable mobile app doesn't need the brightest idea or the most advanced technology. A great product begins with understanding people. It's easy to think that customers will love your app, but can you justify it? They make sure your final app is something that users truly want and need. The only way to do this is by researching target group and involving users in the designing process.
Whenever a new technology hits the high points of hype, everyone starts talking about it like it will solve all their business problems. Blockchain is one of those technologies. According to Gartner's latest report on the hype cycle of emerging technologies, blockchain has just passed the peak of their hype cycle curve. If you read the news articles about it, one would think it has taken over the technology world. No disruptive technology is without its challenges and potential impediments that frequently get lost in the hype. The panel will discuss their perspective on what they see as they key challenges and/or impediments to adoption, and how they see those issues could be resolved or mitigated.