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2014-08-20 08:32:22

At the sixth annual Marketing Tech Summit, meltmedia will present a workshop on using beacons in the real world. PHOENIX, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Local interactive agency, meltmedia, launched the bcons.io blog today, in an effort to help educate the greater Phoenix area on Bluetooth beacons technology. The bcons.io blog is an informational site that presents original content and summarizes news articles from various sources to clear up common misconceptions around the...

2014-08-20 08:32:19

NEW YORK and LAS VEGAS, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (Nasdaq: SGMS) ("Scientific Games") and Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI) ("Bally") today announced that the companies received notice of early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 ("HSR") with respect to Scientific Games' pending acquisition of Bally. The acquisition is expected to be completed in early 2015. As announced on August 1,...

2014-08-20 08:32:12

Portfolio of 8,000 Apartment Units Will Benefit From Award-Winning Technology Platform NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- 365 Connect, the award-winning online technology platform provider for the multifamily housing industry, announced today that Concierge Management Services, a vertically-integrated multifamily management and operating company headquartered in Houston, Texas, has launched the new fully-integrated responsive-designed 365ai Corporate Platform, taking...

2014-08-20 08:32:08

MOSCOW, August 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile TeleSystems OJSC ("MTS" - NYSE: MBT), the leading telecommunications provider in Russia and the CIS, today announces its unaudited US GAAP financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2014. Key Financial Highlights of Q2 2014 - Consolidated Group revenues increased 1.4% y-o-y to RUB 98.9 billion - Mobile service revenue in Russia rose 6.3% y-o-y to RUB 70.9 billion - Data traffic...

2014-08-20 08:32:06

Federation with CenturyLink public cloud dramatically simplifies hybrid deployments MONROE, La., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) today announced the availability of CenturyLink Private Cloud, a new cloud service that delivers the agility and innovation of public cloud but with the physical isolation, dedicated hardware and security standards that many large enterprises require. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090602/DA26511LOGO Each private cloud instance is...

2014-08-20 08:32:00

SHENZHEN, China, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Information Technology, Inc. (the "Company") (Nasdaq: CNIT), a leading provider of internet-based platforms, products and services in China, today announced its financial results for the six month period ended June 30, 2014. First Half-Year 2014 Financial Highlights -- Revenue decreased 19.6% to $30.0 million compared to the first six months of 2013 -- Gross margin increased significantly to 39.3%, up from 20.6% a year...

2014-08-20 08:31:56

Test and Measurement Instruments Company Deploys Cloud Service to Improve Inventory and Supply Management OTTAWA, Aug. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - Kinaxis®, provider of RapidResponse®, delivering cloud-based SCM and S&OP applications, today announced that Anritsu Company, a global leader in communications test and measurement solutions, has deployed Kinaxis RapidResponse to drive better integration and alignment across the demand, supply and inventory functions of Anritsu's business,...

2014-08-20 08:31:53

SHENZHEN, China, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- 500.com Limited (NYSE: WBAI) ("500.com" or the "Company"), a leading online sports lottery service provider in China, today announced that Mr. Zhengming Pan, the Company's current Chief Financial Officer, has been appointed to the new position of President. Mr. Pan will be succeeded as Chief Financial Officer by Mr. Min Yu. Both appointments will be effective September 1, 2014. Mr. Yu previously served as a vice president at Deutsche...

2014-08-20 08:31:49

Musoni's mobile approach has proved efficient, reliable and secure CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the microfinance industry (MFI), Frost & Sullivan recognises Musoni with the 2014 Kenyan Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Leadership. The company is the first 100 percent mobile microfinance institution in the world. By using a mobile platform as a channel to deliver its products and services to customers, Musoni has positioned...

2014-08-20 08:31:44

BEIJING, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leju Holdings Limited ("Leju" or the "Company") (NYSE: LEJU), a leading online-to-offline ("O2O") real estate services provider in China, today announced its unaudited financial results for the fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2014. Second Quarter 2014 Financial Highlights -- Total revenues increased by 63% year-on-year to $117.4 million -- Revenues from e-commerce services increased by 159% year-on-year to $68.3 million...


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DINA S.A.
2014-06-23 06:49:58

DINA S.A. is a Mexican automotive manufacturer of heavy trucks, specialty trucks, urban buses, armored military vehicles and intercity coaches. The company was founded in 1951 and is owned by the Gomez Flores family located in Ciudad Sahagun, Hidalgo, Mexico. Products manufactured by DINA are distributed to the UK, US, Russia, Iran, Egypt, Syria, Mexico, Nicaragua and other Central and South American countries. The company was founded under the name Diesel Nacional S.A. with an...

Vehículos Automotores Mexicanos (VAM)
2014-06-23 06:39:08

Vehículos Automotores Mexicanos (VAM) was founded in 1946 under the Willys Mexicana SA name and manufactured automobiles in Mexico until 1989. It originally produced vehicles licensed under Willys-Overland and American Motors Corporation (AMC). In 1963 the company became government controlled so VAM became its own company, transforming from Willys Mexicana through an agreement with AMC and the government. In late 1980 Renault assumed the majority of AMC ownership in VAM and the last...

Alpha Sports
2014-06-23 06:23:23

Alpha Sports (ASP) is a kit car manufacturer from Australia founded in 1962.The original cars produced were based on the Lotus Seven, but over time were redesigned into their own style. ASP cars have also competed in various racing events. In the 1960s Rory Thompson and Ray Lewis built cars based on the Lotus Seven called the “Bacchus Clubman.” Engines used were a BMC B-Series 1500. Later Models were called ASP with their workshop located at Alpha House, Alpha Street, Kensington,...

Cheetah Racing Cars
2014-06-23 06:16:01

Cheetah Racing Cars is a manufacturer of race cars in Australia. The design, engineering and production of Cheetah Race Cars are done by Brian Shead at a factory behind his home in Mordialloc, a suburb of Melbourne, Australia. The first car produced by Shead was for his own use in 1960 to race in the Formula Junior. He built another Cheetah in 1962 and a third in 1963. In 1970 he produced a MK4H Hill-climb car V-8 Oldsmobile, adding a redesign to previous cars. In 1973, Shead started to...

Holden
2014-06-18 08:33:12

Holden is the shortened name for GM Holden LTD located in Australia. It is an automaker that began in 1856 as a manufacturer of saddles and entered into automobile manufacturing in 1908. In 1931 the company became a subsidiary of GM and was named GM Holden LTD. In 1998 the name was changed to Holden LTD and adopted the name Holden in 2005. On December 11, 2013, Holden announced they will cease production at the end of 2017. Holden produces GM vehicles in Australia along with other brand...

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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.