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One Netbook in Canada Business Editors/Technology Writers

May 20, 2009 4:10 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario-- (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 20, 2009-- Acer, part of the world's third largest PC company1, today debuts its Acer Aspire One AO751h netbook in Canada - the company's first with an 11.6-inch display as well as its largest.The new Aspire One AO751h lets customers attain a new level...

Emirates pulls out of planned Gulf monetary bloc

May 20, 2009 4:10 am | by ADAM SCHRECK - AP Business Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates on Wednesday backed out of a plan to unite the Gulf's currencies, dealing a serious blow to hopes of greater economic integration in the oil-rich region.The unilateral decision by the Arab world's second-biggest economy could scupper plans...

Electronics Tees-off "What If 10%" Charity Program Benefiting Cook Children's at the 2009 Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial PGA TOUR Golf Tournament Philanthropy Writers/Busi...

May 20, 2009 4:10 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

FORT WORTH, Texas-- (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 20, 2009-- Teletouch Communications, Inc. (OTC: TLLE), a leading U.S. provider of AT&T (NYSE: T) and T-Mobile (NYSE: DT) cellular services, two-way radio, mobile electronics and related products and services, today announced that the Company, in conjunction...

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Hat and JBoss Solutions Enable Banka Koper to Become Slovenia's First Bank to Bring All Banking Services Online Business Editors/Software Writers/Banking Writers

May 20, 2009 4:09 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

RALEIGH, N.C.-- (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 20, 2009-- Red Hat (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that a combination of Red Hat and JBoss solutions are providing a high-performance, flexible and efficient platform for Banka Koper's innovative online...

BW)(CT-L-1-IDENTITY-SOLUTION)(ID.NYSE) L-1 Identity Solutions Facial Recognition Technology Proves to be an Effective Tool in Fraud Detection Efforts in the U.S. and Canada Busin...

May 20, 2009 4:09 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

STAMFORD, Conn.-- (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 20, 2009-- L-1 Identity Solutions, Inc. (NYSE: ID), a leading provider of identity solutions and services, today announced that facial recognition technology is proving to be a highly effective tool in fraud detection efforts among U.S. and Canadian driver's...

At RBC Technology, Media & Communications Conference on June 9th Business Editors

May 20, 2009 4:09 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

TEL AVIV, Israel-- (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 20, 2009--RADVISION(R) (Nasdaq: RVSN), a leading provider of video network infrastructure and developer tools for unified visual communications over IP, 3G and emerging next-generation IMS networks, announced today that Robert Romano, Vice President of...

Hibernia Atlantic Extends Its Global Financial Network into Equinix London Data Center, Adding Another Major Financial Hub onto Its Network Business Editors/Telecommunications Wr...

May 20, 2009 4:04 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

SUMMIT, N.J. & DUBLIN & LONDON-- (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 20, 2009--Hibernia Atlantic, the largest, privately held and only diverse TransAtlantic submarine transport cable provider and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Columbia Ventures Corporation, and Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), a provider of global...

Boosts Workplace Efficiency for its Workforce with Enterprise 2.0 Solutions from Vignette Business Editors/High-Tech Editors

May 20, 2009 4:04 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

AUSTIN, Texas-- (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 20, 2009-- Vignette (NASDAQ: VIGN), the company that the world's leading brands rely on for innovative and dynamic Web experiences, today announced that Hyatt is using the Vignette Web Experience Platform to power its corporate intranet. With this...

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Hits 40 Billion Minutes of VoIP Traffic per Month Business Editors/Technology Writers

May 20, 2009 4:04 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

SANTA BARBARA, Calif.-- (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 20, 2009-- D2 Technologies, the market leader in embedded IP communications software platforms, today announced that its VoIP technology is processing more than 40 billion minutes of traffic per month, thanks to an increasing number of system on a chip...

La. House OKs bill allowing refusal of health care, APFN

May 20, 2009 4:04 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A proposal to shield doctors and pharmacists from penalties for refusing to provide health services because of religious or moral objections won approval Tuesday from the Louisiana House, but only after the measure was rewritten to limit its scope.Lawmakers restricted the...

Burger beer returns to Cincinnati market, OH

May 20, 2009 4:03 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

CINCINNATI (AP) — A Cincinnati brewer is bringing back a beer once known for its longtime sponsorship of Cincinnati Reds radio broadcasts.Burger Classic and Burger Light will first be marketed in Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky, then throughout the Upper Midwest. The relaunch is set for Friday at the...

Detroit Public Schools to cut about 900 jobs, MI

May 20, 2009 3:58 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

DETROIT (AP) — The emergency financial manager of Detroit's schools plans to cut more than 900 of the district's employees and take other cost-cutting measures to help eliminate a deficit of more than $300 million.Robert Bobb tells The Detroit News for a Wednesday story that cuts to the district's...

Senate passes credit card overhaul bill, 2nd Ld-Writethru, US

May 20, 2009 3:58 am | by ANNE FLAHERTY - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

WASHINGTON (AP) — The credit card companies seem to have few friends on Capitol Hill these days, with even the most business-minded lawmakers siding with consumers in speaking out against steep rate hikes and fees.The House was expected to pass, possibly as early as Wednesday, a bill that would...

Russia: Arms control and missile shield linked, 4th Ld-Writethru, EU

May 20, 2009 3:58 am | by VLADIMIR ISACHENKOV - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's foreign minister warned Wednesday that Moscow will demand that U.S. plans for a missile defense system be on the table during nuclear arms control talks.Sergey Lavrov's remarks signal that the Kremlin is taking a tough posture in negotiations on cutting nuclear arsenals. The...

Investment Trust Announces Quarterly Dividend Business Editors/Real Estate Writers

May 20, 2009 3:58 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

PHILADELPHIA-- (BUSINESS WIRE) — May 20, 2009-- Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (NYSE: PEI) announced today that its Board of Trustees has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.15 per common share. The dividend will be paid on June 15, 2009 to common shareholders of record on June 1,...

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