Technology News Archive - March 17, 2011

SAN DIEGO, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- InfoSonics Corporation (Nasdaq: IFON) today announced the launch of its new verykool® S810 handset and first customer shipment to Latin America. "The S810 is the second phone developed entirely in-house by our verykool R&D center in Beijing, China," said Joseph Ram, the company's president and chief executive officer.

SAN DIEGO, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the current tragic natural disaster that has occurred in Japan, Nirvanix, the leading provider of enterprise-class cloud storage services, has announced a new program that provides its customers currently storing data in its Node 3 data center in Japan with the option of moving their data to other locations in the Nirvanix Cloud Storage Network--either on a temporary or full-time basis--free of charge. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090113/LA58239LOGO) Currently all of the data in Nirvanix's Node 3 data center in Japan is secure and is approximately 200 miles away from the impacted area, and all services remain normal and available at this time.

ROANOKE, Va., March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Optical Cable Corporation (Nasdaq: OCCF) ("OCC®" or the "Company") today announced financial results for its fiscal first quarter ended January 31, 2011.

MILPITAS, Calif., March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ABBYY®, a leading provider of document recognition, document capture, and linguistic technologies and services, will present at the data and document management's premier industry events, AIIM info360 Conference and Expo and ITEX 2011 National Expo and Conference.


Netflix is reportedly looking to purchase the Internet streaming rights to an original television series starring Kevin Spacey, in a move that would put the video streaming service in competition with cable television.

NANUET, N.Y., March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether you're searching for a whimsical St.

Distance Education leader extends open invitation to participate in online tax discussions NORCROSS, Ga., March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As the April 18 tax deadline draws near, Ashworth College, a leading online college, announced that it is making its Tax Preparation Course instructor Lee Woodward available to help people with tax questions in the school's online community, both as part of an online discussion and in a live video chat on March 28. Over the coming weeks, students, alumni and the public will be able to take advantage of Woodward's 30 plus years' experience as a tax and finance professional as they begin to prepare to file their 2010 returns.

DALLAS, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OpenTech Systems, Inc., the leading provider of z/OS tape data migration software and services, tape-based data center relocation/consolidation software and services and tape-based disaster recovery software, announced the addition of several advanced dataset recovery features to its popular DASD Backup Supervisor (DBS) product.

ATLANTA and NEW YORK, March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Equifax (NYSE: EFX) and Moody's Analytics have joined forces to redesign CreditForecast.com, adding powerful new features to analyze and forecast consumer credit risk with greater granularity.

BELLEVUE, Wash., March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Radiant Logistics, Inc. (OTCQB: RLGT), a domestic and international logistics services company, today announced further gains in the growth of its Airgroup network with a new office opening in Denver, Colorado.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.