Technology News Archive - January 18, 2010

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HOUSTON, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Abidance Consulting, along with presenters from FERC and the FBI, are proud to announce the 1(st) Annual CIP Workshop in New Orleans, Louisiana, on April 8(th) and April 9(th) 2010.

PARIS, January 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- StreamWIDE, the specialist in next generation, value-added telephony solutions for telecom carriers, stated today that they have been providing visual voicemail capabilities to SFR Réunion smartphone users since December 2009. Visual voicemail enables mobile subscribers to access voice messages directly from the handset with an email-like display that connects with the user's contact list, allowing subscribers to view messages quickly, easily, and intuitively. "We are happy to offer this must-have feature to our subscribers," said Yves GAUVIN, Products and Services Marketing Manager for SFR Reunion.

BEIJING, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Baidu, Inc. (Nasdaq: BIDU), the leading Chinese language Internet search provider, today announced that Chief Technology Officer Mr.

CAMBRIDGE, England, January 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AVEVA (LSE:AVV) and Z+F are pleased to announce a stronger technical and commercial partnership, focused on delivering new levels of integration and productivity between laser scanning, detailed design and asset management. Z+F specializes in 3D laser scanning and was one of the first companies to release a phase based laser scanner and subsequently invented the world's 1st stand alone 3D laser scanner. AVEVA's stronger technical partnership with Z+F will enable AVEVA and Z+F to transform the efficiency of producing intelligent 3D CAD models from laser data, drastically reducing the time and cost of producing intelligent AVEVA PDMS 3D models. Working together will also allow high definition, photo-realistic laser images to be quickly and easily hot-spotted, linked to other plant data and accessed over the web in AVEVA's asset information management solution AVEVA NET. Derek Middlemas, Group Operations Director

GENEVA, January 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Just a few days after launching its Facebook and Twitter "Secrets of a Watchmaking Family" diary, the famous watch brand Baume & Mercier is now unveiling the second phase of its social media operation, continuing its cooperation with the Details agency. To view the Multimedia News Release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/prne/baumeetmercier/40766/ To celebrate its 180th anniversary, Baume & Mercier and Mrs Simone Gaudard, the great-granddaughter of the company's founder, wanted to virtually unite all brand fans and invite you to share the history of your Baume & Mercier watch on Facebook...

NEW YORK, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon is making the connection with small businesses in 2010 by offering them two compelling propositions: symmetrical FiOS Internet and an expanded FiOS TV channel lineup, or High Speed Internet and DIRECTV for Business.

NEW YORK, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon kicks off its 2010 High-Speed Internet (HSI) offers by adding even greater value to its copper-network-based bundles.

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