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2014-07-09 08:24:00

Investors Double Down on Growing Global Demand for Enterprise-Class Social Analytics and Display Solutions DENVER, July 9, 2014 Denver-based Wayin was co-founded and is chaired by former Sun Microsystems chief executive Scott McNealy and is led by a group of veteran technology, marketing and TV executives. The company experienced approximately 300% growth in 2013, driven by high-profile clients around the world. Wayin works closely with these clients through its network in the US,...

Oracle-Google Trial: Former Sun Executives Square Off Over Java License
2012-04-27 04:24:33

Two former Sun Microsystems executives squared off in court on Thursday over whether Google needed a license when it used Sun's Java programming language to develop its Android software for mobile phones. The trial stems from a lawsuit Oracle filed against Google in 2010, in which it accused the Internet search giant of stealing Java intellectual property to develop Android.  Oracle claims Java copyrights and patents are infringed by Android, and that it is owed $1 billion in damages....

2011-10-26 12:00:00

Pulse Connect is an integrated benefits communications program that wraps popular culture around health and wellness; the program combines a magazine-style e-mail (delivered to desktops, mobile devices and tablets), with real-time polling powered by Wayin and a focused Twitter feed, enabling benefits brokers, benefits providers, and HR departments to reach, engage, and motivate users as they never could before. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) October 26, 2011 BackBone, Inc., publishers of Pulse...

2011-03-25 00:00:29

Performance, not conformance: Winning ball for average swing speeds doesn't have to meet USGA standards for size, weight and dimples, but it does have to roll. Deadline June 1, 2011. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) March 24, 2011 The Alternative Golf Association today launched the $10,000 Longest Golf Ball Challenge to inspire inventors and engineers to add fun for players of its new game, testing under the name Project Flogton ("not golf," backward). AGA founder Bob Zider, himself an inventor of...

2010-12-07 00:00:41

Scott McNealy, visionary and industry icon advocates IngBoo's syndication expertise Sunnyvale, CA (PRWEB) December 6, 2010 IngBoo today announced that Scott McNealy, co-founder of Sun Microsystems, a visionary and industry icon is serving IngBooâ“ž¢ as an advisor to the company's founders. IngBoo is pioneering keywords-based social syndication, a new frontier in social media monetization. Over 1500 publishers and bloggers are benefiting from IngBoo's solution....

2010-03-31 18:00:00

SAN MATEO, Calif., March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Greenplum Software today announced that Greenplum Advisors, Scott McNealy and Tim O'Reilly, will speak at the 2010 Greenplum Days event in Las Vegas, April 12 and 13, 2010. Tim O'Reilly's presentation will begin at 3:30 pm PDT on Monday April 12, 2010. Scott McNealy's presentation will begin at 9:00 am PDT on Tuesday April 13, 2010. Scott McNealy and several other industry experts provide a preview of what Greenplum will be announcing at...

2009-01-22 12:34:00

Sun Microsystems Chairman Scott McNealy and Former Governor Mike Leavitt to Speak at Winter Commencement on January 24 at Kingsbury Hall SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Western Governors University (WGU) www.wgu.edu, the online, nonprofit university based in Utah, will award degrees to more than 600 graduates from 45 states at its winter commencement, set for Saturday, January 24, in Salt Lake City. While WGU students earn their degrees entirely online, more than 80...

2008-09-26 18:00:21

Sun Microsystems, Inc. (Nasdaq:JAVA) will report its first quarter fiscal year 2009 financial results on Thursday, October 30, 2008. The company will host a conference call to review the results beginning at 1:30 p.m. PT / 4:30 p.m. ET. The general public can access the financial results and listen to the call via Sun's Investor Relations website at www.sun.com/investors. Sun periodically webcasts company announcements, product launch events and executive presentations which can be...

2008-09-11 15:00:24

Heidi Roizen will today join the ranks of past honorees Marissa Mayer of Google, Carol Bartz of Autodesk, Michelle Peluso of Travelocity and Dawn LePore of Drugstore.com as the Forum for Women Entrepreneurs and Executives' 2008 Achievement Award Winner. The award, being presented at the dinner reception at the Hotel Sofitel in Redwood City, Thursday, September 11th was established in 1995 to honor accomplished women leaders who have made a significant, positive, sustainable impact on...

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