Technology News Archive - January 11, 2010

READING, England, January 11 /PRNewswire/ -- - Mobile Broadband Expert Christian Gabetta Joins Acision as Vice President, Global Markets Acision, the world's leading messaging company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Christian Gabetta as VP, Global Markets.

CAMBRIDGE, England and SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Autonomy Corporation plc (LSE: AU.

LONDON, January 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Misys plc (LSE: MSY.L), the global application software and services company, today announces the launch of Misys Personal Finance Portal, its new solution for personal Internet banking. Already live at the first client, Misys Personal Finance Portal delivers a secure, robust, and scaleable online banking solution for retail banking customers.

HONG KONG, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- The Company is pleased to announce that on 11 January 2010, VODONE Telemedia has entered into an exclusive strategic partnership agreement with Cmedia of Taiwan under a revenue sharing principle.

REHOVOT, Israel, January 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Nova Measuring Instruments Ltd.

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Netlist, Inc. (Nasdaq: NLST) today announced the appointment of veteran technology and design engineering executive Steven W. McClure as Vice President, Business Development, effective immediately.

LONDON, January 11 /PRNewswire/ -- - Revenue Growth Stimulated by Demand for Consumer Electricals BrightHouse: http://www.brighthousegroup.co.uk, the UK's leading rent-to-own retailer, today announces a trading update for the 13 weeks to 24 December 2009. Trading performance in the period has shown continued revenue growth from both new and existing stores. Highlights - Revenue up 21% to GBP50.5m (2008: GBP41.7m). - 9% like-for-like revenue growth. - Two new stores opened in the period, taking the figure to 13 stores in the financial year to date.

CHANDLER, Ariz., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Radiall USA, Inc., expands its line of innovative N and 7/16 Composite Connector Series with over 20 new variations of plugs, jacks and receptacles as a lightweight, low cost alternative to brass connectors.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.