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Company Achieves Quarterly Revenues of $67 Million and First Quarter Annual Contract Value Including Advent OnDemand(SM) of $7.3 Million

April 28, 2010 12:30 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Advent Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADVS), a leading provider of software and services to the global investment management industry, announced today its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2010."I'm extremely proud of Advent's first quarter financial performance. We achieved very...

AOL 1Q profit slumps as ads, subscriptions wane

April 28, 2010 10:30 am | by RACHEL METZ - AP Technology Writer - Associated Press | Comments

Very little went right for AOL Inc. in the first quarter as it cut way back on staff and tried to refocus its business. The Internet company said Wednesday that tumbling online advertising revenue, along with restructuring costs, led to a 58 percent drop in first-quarter net profit.AOL shares...

New microscopy technique reveals mechanics of blood cell membranes

April 28, 2010 9:22 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) Thanks to an interdisciplinary team of researchers, scientists now have a more complete understanding of one of the human body's most vital structures: the red blood cell. Led by University of Illinois professor Gabriel Popescu, the team used...


Wireless Sensor Platform for Hospitals Uses Virtualization Technology

April 28, 2010 8:34 am | Comments

LynuxWorks, Inc. has combined efforts with Portwell, Inc. to deliver a proof-of-concept (PoC) wireless sensor platform for hospitals based on Intel technology. When monitoring vital signs (such as EKG and blood oxygenation) during a


AOL Posts Drop in Ad Sales

April 28, 2010 8:21 am | by Wall Street Journal | Comments

AOL reported a 58% decline in quarterly earnings as advertising revenue dropped, and said it would sell its ICQ instant-messaging service for $187.5 million.

ABB Robotics And Axium Inc. Announce A Strategic Relationship For Mixed Load Packing And Palletizing

April 28, 2010 8:21 am | by 1888 Press Release | Comments

ABB Robotics North America, a leading supplier of industrial robots, announced the appointment of Axium Inc. as a Strategic Channel Partner in North America for case packing and palletizing, with a special emphasis on mixed load technology.

Solarbuzz Hires Industry Specialist in Europe, Finlay Colville

April 28, 2010 8:21 am | by General Electric | Comments

Solarbuzz®, an international solar energy market research and consulting business, today announced that it has hired Finlay Colville to serve as a Senior Analyst.

Developing world will produce double the e-waste of developed countries by 2016

April 28, 2010 8:21 am | by EurekAlert | Comments

(American Chemical Society) Developing countries will be producing at least twice as much electronic waste (e-waste) as developed countries within the next 6-8 years, according to a new study published in ACS' semi-monthly journal Environmental Science & Technology. It foresees in 2030...


2,200 Savvis Employees and Managers in 14 Countries Now Use Workday

April 28, 2010 7:30 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Workday, Inc., the leader in enterprise-class SaaS-based Human Resources ( (HR), Financial ( and Payroll ( solutions, today...

Digi Announces Wireless Green Design Contest Grand Prize Winners at ESC Silicon Valley

April 28, 2010 7:20 am | by Digi International | Comments

Contestants develop green solutions using iDigi wireless development kits

Microsoft sides with HTC in fight with Apple

April 28, 2010 6:30 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

Microsoft appears to be taking sides with the Taiwanese cell phone maker HTC in its legal tussle with Apple over intellectual property.Microsoft said Wednesday that it has reached an agreement that will give HTC the rights to use its technology in phones using Google's Android software....

Punch Apple's Shares Into Your iPad, Press 'Buy'

April 28, 2010 6:24 am | by Wall Street Journal | Comments

James Stewart of writes that the iPad has increased his fondness for Apple shares.

IAC 1Q loss narrows as online ad revenue climbs

April 28, 2010 5:30 am | by RACHEL METZ - AP Technology Writer - Associated Press | Comments

Internet company IAC/InterActiveCorp said Wednesday that its first-quarter loss narrowed as online advertising bounced back from a slump that persisted throughout most of last year.For the first three months of the year, the company run by media billionaire Barry Diller had a net loss of $18.7...


China to Enforce Encryption Rules

April 28, 2010 5:22 am | by Wall Street Journal | Comments

China is set to implement new rules that would require makers of certain electronic equipment to disclose key encryption information, creating a possible showdown with foreign companies that are unlikely to comply.

Cardiac Science Automated External Defibrillators - Powerheart, Cardiovive, NK, Responder models: Class I Recall

April 28, 2010 5:20 am | by FDA MedWatch | Comments

UPDATED 04/27/2010. FDA’s review of updated software indicates that it detects some but not all electrical component defects. Originally posted 03/08/2010



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