Latest Giant Panda Stories

2009-06-24 12:17:00

- Company acquires franchises in Sweden, Finland and the United Kingdom; has now bought seven franchises since Investindustrial, other shareholders joined in 2007 - Company has also launched new companies in Japan and China, taking over operations previously run by local distributors - Aggressive investment plan has enabled company to maintain its position as global technology leader and consolidate international expansion - Company forecasts 10 percent increase in workforce in Spain in...

2009-05-28 06:10:00

A healthy panda cub was born Wednesday at a zoo in northern Thailand after the mother, an 8-year-old-female, was artificially inseminated by staff in February.

2009-05-14 15:21:42

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2009-05-13 13:55:00

A Panda Security study of 4,000 adolescents reveals alarming statistics around teenage hacking rates and exploration GLENDALE, Calif., May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Panda Security, a leading provider of IT security solutions, today announced the results of a four month survey carried out by Panda Security(1) that analyzed the online behaviors, technology knowledge, and hacking activities of more than 4,000 adolescents between the ages of 15 and 18 years old.

2009-05-04 07:00:00

Former Fry's Executive Joins Company to Drive Customer-Centric Marketing Initiatives and Build Brand Awareness GLENDALE, Calif., May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Panda Security, a leading provider of IT security solutions, today announced that Jack Hao, former head of Fry's Electronics' Antivirus Division, has joined the company as head of Marketing for Panda Security USA.

2009-05-02 21:40:16

Giving a panda at the National Zoo in Washington a colonoscopy was a complicated procedure involving 10 employees, zoo officials said. Tai Shan, born at the zoo almost four years ago, needed the colonoscopy to determine whether he had recovered from eosinophilic colitis, which he developed last year, The Washington Post reported Saturday. The panda had to fast for a day before the procedure Friday.

2009-04-27 15:36:00

Company Will Educate Attendees on Transitioning Managed Service Provider Security Offerings from Antivirus Software to Security-as-a-Service GLENDALE, Calif., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Panda Security, a leading global provider of IT security solutions, today announced that the company will participate in MSPWorld 2009 in Orlando, Florida on April 30 and May 1, 2009 as a gold sponsor.

2009-03-26 07:00:00

Home-user and SMB Clients in Mexico, Central America, Colombia and Caribbean to Benefit from Panda Security's Product Portfolio GLENDALE, Calif., March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Panda Security, a leading global provider of IT security solutions, and Dell, a leading global systems and services company, today announced that the companies have entered into an agreement through which Dell will distribute Panda Security solutions to clients in Latin America.

2009-03-25 08:00:00

Panda USB Vaccine Stops Conficker and other Malware in its Tracks by Disabling AutoRun from Removable Media such as CD/DVD Drives GLENDALE, Calif., March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Panda Security, a world leader in IT security, announced that it is offering Panda USB Vaccine, a free security solution designed to block malware which spreads through removable drives such as pen drives, CD/DVD drives, and other data storage devices.

2009-03-18 09:15:00

Company Coincides Survey with Launch of New Online Community for Concerned Parents and Educators to Keep Kids Safe on the Web -- Panda Security releases results of independent study that surveys parents and educators about their knowledge and experience with children's online behavior -- 71 percent of respondents speak with their children about online safety; only 35 percent use parental controls GLENDALE, Calif., March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Panda Security, a world leader in IT security,...

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.