Technology News Archive - August 26, 2009

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- GlowTouch Technologies, a Louisville, KY-based IT services company, was recently listed as the second fastest-growing private company in Kentucky and the 130th fastest in the nation by Inc. magazine.

ARMONK, N.Y., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today released results from its X-Force 2009 Mid-Year Trend and Risk Report.

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- FireScope, a U.S.-based developer of IT Service Management (ITSM) solutions, today announced its partnership with Proxima Solutions.

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Verizon Wireless products and services are now available in 34 Fry's Electronics stores including nine in Southern California: Anaheim: 3370 E. La Palma Ave.Burbank: 2311 N. Hollywood WayFountain Valley: 10800 Kalama River Ave.


The US has been ranked 28th in worldwide average Internet speed, according to a new report.

CHICAGO, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Citadel Solutions announced today that it has been selected by Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. (LBHI) to provide administration services, including the creation of an asset servicing platform.

TROY, Mich., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- DartAppraisal.com, the Troy, Mich.-based provider of nationwide residential real estate valuations, today announced their integration to mortgage technology company FNC Inc., a pioneer in real estate collateral information technology.


A new report from IBM Corp found that hackers appear to be slowing down the use of phishing to steal personal information.

NRL's Spacecraft Engineering Department and Remote Sensing Division announced it has successfully completed the System Requirements and Design Review (SRDR) for the National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System (NPOESS) Microwave Imager/Sounder (MIS) program. The MIS SRDR was the first major development milestone and was held in May 2009.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.