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2014-04-01 04:21:02

MIAMI, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brightstar Corp announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of the Commerce and Services (C&S) division of Tokyo-based SoftBank BB Corp. (SBB), a leading distributor of information and communications technology (ICT) hardware and software products and mobile accessories in Japan. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120904/FL67928LOGO The new company has been named SoftBank Commerce & Services Corp....

2014-03-31 04:20:25

TEL AVIV, Israel, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Delek Group Ltd. (TASE: DLEKG, OTCQX: DGRLY) (hereinafter: "Delek Group" or "The Group") announced today its results for the fourth quarter and full year period ended December 31, 2013. The full financial statements are available in English on Delek Group's website at: www.delek-group.com. FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS OF THE FULL YEAR 2013 PERIOD -- Group net income amounted to NIS 740 million, an increase of 59% compared with net income...

2014-03-28 16:22:37

RAMSEY, N.J., March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Konica Minolta Sensing Americas featured blog article: How Spectrophotometers Can Ensure the Purity of Aspirin (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140328/NY93197) Aspirin was discovered in Germany in 1899. Aspirin whose chemical name is acetylsalicylic acid was derived from a compound called salicylic acid. The medicinal pain killing values of acetylsalicylic were already known at the time, but so was its most common side effect...

2014-03-28 08:21:04

Matt Castrucci Mazda creates new web page that compares vehicles in Dayton, Ohio DAYTON, Ohio, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Car shopping has changed a lot over the last few years and it will be changing even more thanks to Matt Castrucci Mazda, a Mazda dealership in Dayton, Ohio. The internet has changed the way car shoppers research and buy cars, so dealerships have to start changing with it. When it comes to shopping for a new car in Ohio, consumers have started to rely...

2014-03-28 04:22:08

TOKYO, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com; http://www.ntt.com/), a data, cloud and international communications leader within the NTT (NYSE: NTT) Group, announced on March 28 it has been positioned in the Leaders quadrant of the "Magic Quadrant for Global Network ServiceProviders" (Magic Quadrant) report (*1) published by Gartner Inc. on March 20. NTT Com was evaluated for the completeness of its vision and its execution capabilities. Gartner's...

2014-03-27 16:23:04

RAMSEY, N.J., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Konica Minolta Sensing Americas featured blog article: Why Does Hair Turn Gray as We Age? (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140327/NY92374) It starts with a few strands and then before you know it, it's everywhere. Although thought to be a sign of wisdom and maturity, gray hair is a part of the aging process many of us dread. According to sources, your chance of going gray increases 10-20 percent every decade after 30 years....

2014-03-27 12:33:06

RAMSEY, N.J., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Konica Minolta Sensing continues to build its customer base in Brazil, while providing greater levels of service and increased access to a broad portfolio of color measurement solutions, resulting in improved business productivity in the local market. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100510/NY01877LOGO Konica Minolta Sensing Americas, provider of advanced optical technology that precisely measures the elements of color and light,...

2014-03-27 12:32:59

RAMSEY, N.J., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Konica Minolta Sensing Americas, provider of advanced optical technology that precisely measures the elements of color and light, is pleased to showcase their new video entitled "Konica Minolta Sensing - CS-200 Chroma Meter Video." Konica Minolta Sensing America's CS-200 Chroma Meter is a compact and lightweight instrument that provides highly accurate luminance and chromaticity measurements. This sensor based chroma meter behaves...

2014-03-27 12:27:43

Trading on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) during the fourth week of March ended up for most leading TASE indices. TEL AVIV, Israel, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TA-25 The TA-25 index increased 1.1% over the week, bringing year-to-date increase to 5.1%. TA-100 The TA-100 index increased 0.2% over the week, bringing year-to-date increase to 6.1%. TA-Com The TA-Com increased 6.7% over the week, bringing year-to-date increase to 4.2%. TA-Biomed The TA-Biomed index decreased 4.6% over...

2014-03-27 08:33:24

DUBLIN, Mar. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3clltz/global ) has announced the addition of the "Global Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology Outlook 2014 - India Pharma" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) Indian companies are taking center stage in Complex Generics at US and EU markets. In Bio-similars, Indian companies will have perhaps the largest basket aimed at Emerging Countries in...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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