Technology News Archive - August 21, 2009

LONDON, August 21 /PRNewswire/ -- CelebPoker are celebrating a successful integration onto Playtech's iPoker Network following their recent move from the Boss Media platform.

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Aug. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Synopsys, Inc.

DIEPENBEEK, Belgium, August 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Intellivic Click-to-Call (http://www.intellivic.com/click2call) enables web users to make audio and/or video calls from within any website without installing any software.

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Aug. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Overland Park, Kansas-based Evolv Solutions has announced the launch of MBEConnect, a business social networking Web site created to enhance communication among minority- and women-owned businesses.

NEW YORK, Aug. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pink OTC Markets Inc., the leading electronic inter-dealer quotation system, trading technology and financial information provider for over-the-counter (OTC) securities, today announced that ID Watchdog Inc.

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bridgepoint Education, Inc.

PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rentrak Corporation (Nasdaq: RENT), a leader in multi-screen media measurement serving the entertainment and advertising industries, today announced the appointment of Richard Hochhauser and Anne MacDonald to the company's Board of Directors.

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM), a leading developer and innovator of advanced wireless technologies, products and services, announced today that Cox Communications will utilize BREW(R) technology to enable aspects of its mobile data experience.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.