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2014-09-23 12:34:39

Top grossing business app accelerates global expansion, including a new office in Palo Alto and Greg Waldorf appointed as CEO PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Invoice2go, the mobile app that helps small businesses to manage cash flow through easy-to-use invoicing, expense tracking and simple reporting tools, has raised $35 million in financing from Accel Partners and Ribbit Capital. As part of the announcement, Invoice2go is opening a new office in Palo Alto,...

2014-09-23 12:30:41

ANAHEIM, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This test can detect HIV infection if used 3 months after a risk event. A "risk event" is defined by activities that can transfer body fluids from one person to another, including blood transfusions, tattoos, or use of any shared needles. -- An in-vitro diagnostic home-use test for HIV (HIV-1 and HIV-2) in oral fluid. This HIV test works by looking for your body's response to fighting the HIV virus (antibodies). Provides...

2014-09-23 12:27:20

Electric bike shop shares spotlight with Time Warner Cable Business Class in TV ad campaign. SEAL BEACH, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- She almost deleted the email. Pedego Greater Long Beach co-owner Beth Black was busy running her popular electric bicycle shop, but the subject line challenged her to take a second look with, "Tell us your story!" Good thing, because the email from Time Warner Cable Business Class led to a competition she would eventually ace. The reward: A...

2014-09-23 12:26:40

SILC and Independent Living Centers Celebrate Deaf and Hard of Hearing Awareness Month SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- We often take our hearing for granted, but extending that to audism, the belief that hearing affords one a superior position to individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing, furthers misconceptions about deafness. Independent Living Centers (ILCs) fight every day against these misconceptions while sending the message that hearing is the only...

2014-09-23 12:23:58

WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tecogen(®) Inc. (NASDAQ: TGEN) today announced the sale of a 225 kW cogeneration system to a one hundred eighty one bed medical and surgical hospital in northern California. The facility purchased three (3) Tecogen 75 kW combined heat and power (CHP) modules equipped with Tecogen's patented Ultra low emissions system. The units will produce electricity for the hospital's on-site use, as well as heat for the heating and domestic hot...

2014-09-23 12:21:24

Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive Gains Access to PlugShare Charging Network VENICE, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Recargo, Inc. announced today that the organization is working together with luxury automaker Daimler to provide customized access to PlugShare, the world's most popular electric vehicle charging station locator and driver engagement platform. Daimler has incorporated PlugShare into its B-Class Electric Drive in-dash navigation system via e-Navigator App,...

2014-09-23 12:20:57

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- 2015 Fiat 500e models are now available at studios in California and Oregon -- Fiat 500e lease available for $199 a month for 36 months with $999 due at signing -- Fiat 500e recently named "Top Electric Vehicle" at the Northwest Automotive Press Association's annual Drive Revolution event -- 2015 Fiat 500e features two new exterior colors and a redesigned center console --...

2014-09-23 08:37:28

Educational, active video game system and fun, engaging kids' fitness tracker to top children's wish lists EMERYVILLE, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LeapFrog Enterprises, Inc. (NYSE:LF), the leader in educational entertainment, today announced that the LeapBand(TM) activity tracker and the LeapTV(TM) educational, active video game system, have been identified as two of the hottest technology products for kids this year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090219/LFLOGO...

2014-09-23 08:36:46

Survey of CIOs and IT Decision Makers Highlights Storage and Data Management as a Critical Factor to Operational Success; Points to Software and Active Archive as Growth Opportunities SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In a survey commissioned by enterprise storage leader HGST, a Western Digital Company (NASDAQ: WDC), 86% of CIOs and IT decision makers surveyed believe that all data generated has value if the organization is able to store, access and analyze it optimally....

2014-09-23 08:36:29

Branch has launched a service to help mobile apps grow with deep links that power referral systems, sharing links, invite and marketing links with full install attribution and conversion analytics. PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Branch Metrics, a mobile software company focused on deep linking technology, announced today that it has raised $3M in seed financing, led by top venture capital firm New Enterprise Associates (NEA) with participation from Pejman Mar...


Latest California Reference Libraries

Foothill Yellow-Legged Frog, Rana boylii
2014-09-16 08:43:34

The Foothill Yellow-Legged Frog (Rana boylii) is a small frog measuring about 1.46 to 3.2 inches. It belongs to the genus Rana within the Ranidae family. This species can be found from northern Oregon, down California’s west coast, and into Baja California, Mexico. Both the Columbia Spotted Frog and the Cascades Frog, also part of the Rana genus, reside in the northern regions of this frog’s territory. They show a preference for living in streams and rivers, and lay their eggs in masses...

Northern Red-Legged Frog, Rana aurora
2014-09-11 11:41:10

The Northern Red-Legged Frog (Rana aurora) is a species of amphibian whose range is the coastal region extending from southwest British Colombia to southern Mendocino County in Northern California, and is protected in British Colombia, Oregon, and California. Being a member of the genus Rana, this species of frog is considered a true frog, with characteristic smooth skin and a narrow waist. This frog needs still waters for breeding, and is rarely found at any great distance from its breeding...

Sierra National Forest
2014-07-31 09:31:42

Sierra National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California and extends along the western slope of the Sierra Nevada mountain range. It holds 1,300,000 acres of protected land that is divided into three ranger districts known as Bass lake Ranger District, High Sierra Ranger District, and Supervisor's Office. It was established in 1893 as the Sierra Forest Reserve, but in 1897, the reserve was split into two areas and it was renamed the Sierra South. It...

Shasta–Trinity National Forest
2014-07-31 09:18:57

Shasta-Trinity National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. It holds 2,210,485 acres of protected land, making it the largest national forest in its state, and five designated wilderness areas including Mount Shasta Wilderness, Trinity Alps Wilderness, and Yolla Bolly-Middle Eel Wilderness. This forest was created in 1954, when the Trinity and Shasta National Forests were combined. Shasta-Trinity national Forest holds many features...

San Bernardino National Forest
2014-07-31 08:53:16

San Bernardino National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in the state of California. This forest encompasses 823,816 acres of protected land, which is divided into two separate areas by mountain ranges known as the San Bernardino Mountains located in the east and the San Jacinto and Santa Rosa Mountains located in the north. This forest holds eight designated wilderness areas, some of which overlap into Angeles National Forest, including Cucamonga Wilderness, San...

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