Technology News - Page 103

Page 103 of Technology News issued by the Send2Press® Newswire service.



Infrastruct Security Grows through Two Strategic Business Transactions

HOUSTON, Texas – Nov. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Infrastruct Security, Inc. acquires Monarch Security and purchased the systems and the service account base from Kimmons Security Services. The leading critical infrastructure and convergent security solutions integrator on the Gulf Coast, Infrastruct Security continues to expand its presence.

Detector Electronics Debuts xWatch(TM) for Fire Detection and Visual Assessment

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Nov. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Detector Electronics announced today the debut of xWatch(TM), a video surveillance system that provides high-resolution monitoring from within Det-Tronics(R) X-Series flame detectors. xWatch also can operate as a stand-alone device to monitor hazardous areas typical to petroleum and chemical manufacturing. Detector Electronics, a manufacturer of flame and gas detectors and systems, is part of UTC Fire & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX).

TV Show Designing Spaces ‘Special Holiday Edition’ Features Bluetooth Technologies

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Nov. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Do all the new Bluetooth applications have you boggled? Then you shouldn’t miss the special episode of ‘Designing Spaces for the Holidays.’ The hit Quorum Productions television program will feature Mike Foley from Bluetooth Technologies showing the convenience of Bluetooth Technology both in and out of the home.

VisiWave Adds GPS Location Tracking Support to its Wireless Site Survey Software

KALAMAZOO, Mich. – Nov. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — AZO Technologies, Inc., today announced the release of VisiWave(TM) Site Survey 1.6, the latest version of its very successful wireless site survey product. With this release, GPS is now supported as a new method for keeping track of the surveyor’s location while conducting a site survey. Using a Global Positioning System (GPS) device, the surveyor can track his or her movements while outdoors to automatically create maps of the area’s 802.11a/b/g wireless coverage.

ConceptShare Launches its Web-Based Design Collaboration Solution for Designers, Marketers and Creative Firms of all Types

SUDBURY, Ontario – Nov. 29, 2006 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ConceptShare Inc., a new innovator in the design collaboration market, announced today that they are launching their new web application ConceptShare to the public. ConceptShare is a web-based tool that allows for the creation and management of interactive workspaces to present visual designs to others to communicate design intentions and capture visual feedback from team members, managers and customers.

Therawear Compression Hosiery – Therafirm Support Stockings for Varicose Veins, Tired Aching Feet and Legs, and Edema

ROCKINGHAM, N.C., Nov. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Looking for gradient compression hosiery and socks? Check out Therawear.com. Therawear offers Therafirm medically correct, gradient compression hosiery and socks for a fraction of the cost of other compression hosiery brands.

nPulse Helps Appliance Developers Leverage Powerful Hardware Acceleration

RESTON, Va., Nov. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — nPulse Networks Systems, a leading integrator of hardware acceleration tools for open-source network monitoring and security applications, announced today that it has released a new toolkit for application developers. The Catapult toolkit is a development platform designed for AMD Opteron server systems.

Cincinnati Bell Deploys Atreus IP Service Provisioning Solution for Business VoIP Launch

OTTAWA, Ontario, Nov. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Atreus Systems(TM), the leading supplier of provisioning software for VoIP, IMS and advanced IP service bundles, today announced that Cincinnati Bell (NYSE: CBB), one of the nation’s most respected and best performing local exchange and wireless providers, has successfully deployed Atreus’ IP Service Provisioning Solution to automate the provisioning and management of its business trunking service.

WidowPC Offers New Core 2 Duo Gaming Laptop that may Free ‘Dell Hostages’ from Overpriced Technology

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — WidowPC, the industry’s leading gaming laptop boutique announced today that they have launched a new Core 2 Duo gaming laptop that gives those seeking an alternative to mass produced laptops like the Dell(R) XPS M1710(TM) a solution. This gaming laptop sports the industry’s fastest gaming video card, the fastest Core 2 Duo CPU and up to 4 GB of high performance DDR2 RAM at a record setting price of $2195 – more than $100 lower than Dell’s price.

WidowPC Launches World’s First PC Designed Specifically for World of Warcraft: The ‘WoW Online Gaming PC’

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — WidowPC, the industry’s leading gaming computer boutique, launched the world’s first gaming computer designed especially for World of Warcraft players. The PC hardware and software is optimized to play World of Warcraft at the best possible performance and detail. The new machine sports a new form of intelligent networking technology that greatly reduces that amount of lag experienced by the player in World of Warcraft and other massively multiplayer online (MMO) games.

‘Vandal Shields’ Prove to be a Tough Defense against Vandalism

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Nov. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Vandalism is a problem that is spreading everywhere, from large metropolitan cities to rural housing communities. The growing trend of vandalizing outdoor lighting fixtures has caused an alarming increase in safety issues, liability, and maintenance costs. Aero Thermic Shields has spent years partnering with city officials, housing authorities, park departments, and electric utilities to help prevent lighting vandalism and save money.

Sprinko – A New Search Engine and Media Mall Serves the Social and Entertainment Scene

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – Nov. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Internet Web surfers can now find exactly what they are searching for in an efficient and exciting social environment that is designed to be family-oriented and user friendly; the site, Sprinko.com(TM), launched by Lassitter Enterprises, Inc. in September 2006, has received almost 30,000 hits in less than three months.

deverus, Inc. Announces the Purchase of Clickable Software(TM) and its Applicant Tracking Assets from Fort Worth based 3Peaks Software Solutions

AUSTIN, Texas – Nov. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — deverus, Inc. today announced it has acquired the Clickable Software(TM) assets of 3Peaks Software Solutions. With its market leading suite of applicant tracking products focused on the food industry, Clickable Software(TM) delivers world class applicant tracking and management solutions to Fortune 1000 companies.

Rockwell Automation Selects SigmaFlow’s Best Practice Execution System for their PowerLean Initiative

PLANO, Texas – Nov. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Rockwell Automation (NYSE: ROK), whose PowerLean program combines the strategies of Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma, Total Productive Maintenance and Energy Management, has selected SigmaFlow’s Best Practice Execution System for portfolio project management and implementation of PowerLean’s best practice templates.

CheapBooks.com(TM) to Host Free Promotional Event with Syrus Yarbrough of MTV’s Real World Boston

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Nov. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — CheapBooks.com(TM) is hosting an event at Aladdin’s Natural Eatery at 163 Marshall Street, November 15 at 10:30 a.m., near Syracuse University in Syracuse, N.Y.; the event will provide students, teachers and other interested people with the opportunity to mingle in an open forum with the popular reality TV castmate, Syrus Yarbrough, of MTV’s ‘Real World Boston.’

MyHearPod Introduces an Amazingly Small Hearing Aid called HP Micro

CORNELIUS, N.C. – Nov. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — HearPod Hearing Aids president Randy Wohlers, BC-HIS, announced today the introduction of the HearPod Micro, which is one of the smallest completely in the canal (CIC) hearing aids on the market and designed to be used for open fittings. Open fitting means the hearing aid allows venting for equalization of pressure inside the ear canal.

YMCA Canada East Selects The Active Network As Operations Management Software Provider

SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Oct. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — YMCA Canada East, representing 14 YMCAs throughout eastern Canada and serving more than 120,000 members, has selected The Active Network, Inc., a company that delivers software technology and marketing solutions to community service organizations, as its operations management software provider.

Cat Kidney Disease: Holistic Pet Care Can Help

DANA POINT, Calif. – Oct. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘Cat kidney disease and feline renal failure can be helped using holistic pet care,’ says Susan B. Davis, veterinary nutritionist for Ask Ariel Your Pet Nutritionist. Diet, nutritional supplements and acupuncture can help increase longevity and overall quality of life.

PCS Revenue Control Systems Selects M2SYS Fingerprint Software to Provide Powerful Biometric Identification Technology for School Cafeterias

ATLANTA, Ga. – Oct. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — M2SYS Technology, a biometric technology research and development company, announced today it has formed a partnership with PCS Revenue Control Systems, a leading provider of foodservice management technology. This partnership will benefit school districts by enabling PCS to integrate and distribute M2SYS’ cutting edge fingerprint software technology, Bio-Plugin(TM), within their FASTRAK(TM) school meal software.

CyberTouch Announces 19-inch Wide-Screen LCD Touch Screen Monitor

NEWBURY PARK, Calif. – Oct. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — CyberTouch is pleased to announce the introduction of the Orion 19 – the latest addition to its line of touch LCD monitors. Available now, this 19-inch diagonal touch screen LCD monitor is ideal for banking, entertainment, hospitality, kiosk and point-of-purchase applications.

CheapBooks Retains Law Firm Dickinson Wright to Argue Domain Name Disputes

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Oct. 24 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — CheapBooks.com(TM), a Web site that creates competition among book sellers, recently retained the law firm Dickinson Wright, PLLC, to represent them in areas of domain name disputes and acquisitions.

Apple Co-Founder, Microsoft Exec Judge Mac Software Contest

BOSTON, Mass. – Oct. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — An unlikely collection of Apple and Microsoft bigwigs has assembled to judge the final round of My Dream App today. My Dream App, a Mac contest in search of the next killer app, features as guest judges Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, Apple evangelist Guy Kawasaki, and Xbox and zune creator J. Allard.

Before Kids…is Born – Offering Fun Gifts for Parents

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Oct. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Do you remember life before kids? Or, perhaps before your friends had kids? Enter that sweet bundle of joy and late night parties and gourmet meals are traded for sleepless nights and drive-thru dinners.

MyImmigrationStory Lets Immigrants Tell Their Own Stories

DAYTON, Ohio – Oct. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A website launched by Cuban-born author and marketing executive, Raul Ramos y Sanchez, MyImmigrationStory.com, enables U.S. immigrants from all nations to share their immigration stories in their own words. ‘The site’s goal is to show the human side of immigration. I think the time is ripe,’ says Ramos.

ComplianceEase Announces Release of TPO Manager

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Oct. 18 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ComplianceEase(R), the mortgage industry’s standard for automated compliance, has announced the upcoming release of TPO Manager, an innovative and cost-saving third-party originator (TPO) management solution that enables more efficient broker and correspondent lender relationships. TPO Manager automates the approval, licensing verification and relationship management of third party originators, making the previously cumbersome manual process of broker and correspondent lender approval and management faster, more accurate and highly cost-effective.

SDI Announces New Software that Manages Passwords and Minimizes Identify Theft Exposure

SAN MATEO, Calif. – Oct. 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Can’t remember your password? Juggling more passwords than you can count on two hands? Password Magic, a newly-launched software designed by SDI USA, Inc., can help. Password Magic is a password manager that securely stores its users’ passwords and other confidential information in an encrypted database. It retrieves information needed to fill out Web order forms and completes Web logins automatically.

Software Security Solutions launches distribution of Outpost Firewall Products

LAKEWOOD, Colo. – Oct. 17 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Software Security Solutions is making it easier for US computer resellers, office-supply retailers and computer users to get one of the world’s best PC firewall programs. A specialist in providing computer and Internet security software, Software Security Solutions has added to its product line Outpost Firewall Pro (for individuals and small businesses) and Outpost Network Security (for networked installations), created by the computer security experts at Agnitum Ltd.

PCCW Global Deploys Atreus’ IP Service Provisioning Solution for Global VoIP Service Launch

PHOENIX, Ariz. – Oct. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — BroadSoft Connections 2006 — Atreus Systems(TM), the leading supplier of provisioning software for VoIP, IMS and advanced IP service bundles, today announced that PCCW Global has launched Atreus’ IP Service Provisioning Platform to activate a full range of IP Centrex applications for their reseller channels located in the United States, Brazil, Mexico, and the EMEA region.

Bitflow VoIP Inc. Selects Atreus IP Service Provisioning Solution for Wireless and Residential VoIP Launch

OTTAWA, ON, Canada – Oct. 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Atreus Systems(TM), the leading supplier of provisioning software for VoIP, IMS and advanced IP service bundles, today announced that Bitflow VoIP Inc., has selected Atreus’ IP Service Provisioning Software to speed the deployment of its wireless and residential VoIP service offering.

Perspectives on Suicide Bombing Forum Hosted by Gulf Coast Security Provider in October

HOUSTON, Texas – Oct. 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — MEDIA ADVISORY: Infrastruct Security, Inc. will host the security forum ‘Perspectives on Suicide Bombing’ on South Padre Island, Texas, from October 27-29, 2006. The three-day Forum, for security directors of large corporations in critical infrastructure and first responders, will feature prominent experts’ input about how the next suicide bombing attack might affect your business.

DonateIT, a Dallas Based Start-up, to Raise Money for Non-profits, Churches and Schools

GRAPEVINE, Tex. – Oct. 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — DonateIT LLC (Donate Information Technology) is a start-up with a special mission. The company turns used technology donations – computers, servers, printers, ink jet cartridges, media players and cell phones – into cash for non-profits, churches and schools.

Auvi Adds Dual Mode Cordless Phone to VoIP Family

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Oct. 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Using the Internet to lower phone bills just got easier, thanks to the launch of Auvi’s PHIP65 Dual Mode Cordless Phone. The sleek PHIP65 is the next generation of communication hardware which connects to a traditional landline and the computer, via USB port. This dual functionality gives consumers the freedom to make and receive both standard and / or Internet calls from a single cordless phone.

CheapOAir Acquires State of the Art Call Center

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Oct. 9 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Today, CheapOAir.com announced that, in partnership with its technology partner Fareportal Inc., it has acquired a 26,000 square foot Call Center. This state of the art Call Center is equipped with the latest VoIP Telephony and Call Center technology. The CheapOAir.com Call Center capacity currently is 240 Seats with scalability to 950 seats. The Call Center is utilizing MPLS connectivity with 5 MBPS dedicated connection linking its New York City office with its Call Center.

2007 Homeland Security Appropriations Bill Requires Vulnerability Assessments

HOUSTON, Texas – Oct. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Infrastruct Security, Inc. announces that members of their staff have recently been certified to perform vulnerability assessments of chemical facilities. The 2007 Homeland Security Appropriations bill mandates these assessments at high-risk chemical facilities and the consequences of facilities not complying with risk-based and performance-based vulnerability assessments are stiff, including civil and criminal penalties and the possible suspension of operations.

Fans Get Inside Scoop on Ford Ironman World Championship on Their Cell Phones with the Kona Buzz

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Oct. 6 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ES Interactive announced today that it has teamed up with WiggleWireless to offer fans the Kona Buzz, a ‘fly on the wall’ view of what really happens before, during and after the biggest race on the planet – the Ford Ironman World Championship in Kona, Hawaii. Triathlon insiders, Paul Huddle and Wendy Ingraham, will be joined by Michael Lovato, Desiree Ficker and a host of others to give fans the inside skinny on the place, the players and the unique character of the granddaddy of all races.

VoiceGate Unveils Military Class Emergency Notification System

TORONTO, Canada – Oct. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — VoiceGate Corporation proudly introduces its Military Grade Emergency e-Response Mass Message Notification / Business & Emergency Communication Planning system at the Homeland Defense Symposium and Exposition show in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA.

CyberTouch Announces Touch Screen Kits – 6 inch to 32 inch Diagonal

NEWBURY PARK, Calif. – Oct. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — CyberTouch is pleased to announce the introduction of Touch Screen Kits designed for 6.4-inch through 32-inch diagonal flat-panel displays. The touch screens are designed for standard-format as well as 16:9 aspect ratio displays (LCD’s). The main advantage of resistive touch screens is that they could be actuated with a gloved-hand, long finger nails or any die-electric stylus.

Internet Dating Service Races to Give Away Keys to 2006 Supercharged Range Rover

SAN DIEGO, Calif. – Oct. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Onlinebootycall.com (OBC), a popular Internet dating Web site has a drive to succeed and it shows. The company recently reached the 1,000,000 member mark, and as a result, they are giving away the keys to a customized 2006 Supercharged Range Rover to express their customer appreciation.

Gen-9 Announces Beta Release of New Personal Information Management (PIM) Software Called NOAH, as Freeware

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – Sept. 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Gen-9, Inc. announced today the Beta release of a new personal information management (PIM) software application called NOAH. NOAH integrates the management of email, Web pages, RSS feeds, contacts, scheduling, application files and other data into a single, customizable, easy to use client interface. The product will initially be available in a limited Beta release, to be followed by a general release by the end of the year.

TeamF1 Announces SecureAire Supplicant Product Enabling Secure Embedded WLAN Clients

FREMONT, Calif. – Sept. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — TeamF1, Inc., the leader in embedded security, continues a long tradition of bringing enterprise-level security to embedded devices with today’s release of its latest offering: SecureAire Supplicant, a complete, secure 802.11 supplicant software solution for wireless LAN (WLAN) client devices. It is one of the industry’s first middleware products specifically designed from the ground-up to seamlessly offer secure WLAN access to traditionally wired devices.