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- Senior Career Adviser and Father of Two Offers Tips for a Better Work/Life Balance - CHICAGO, June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- As working fathers face increased financial pressure, fewer are willing to give up the traditional breadwinner role. Thirty-one percent of working dads said they would leave their jobs if their spouse or significant other's income could comfortably support the entire family, down from 37 percent in 2008 and 49 percent in 2005. The CareerBuilder survey, "Working Dads 2009," was conducted from February 20 to March 11, 2009 and included 797 men, employed full-time, with children age 18 or younger living at home. Working dads continue to explore different options that would free up more time to spend with their families. Despite a tough economy, 30 percent said they are willing to take a pay cut to spend more time with their children, down from 37 ... (more)

MerchantWARE® MobileTM Leads the Charge in Mobile Payment Processing With New Offerings for Google Android and Windows Mobile

Merchant Warehouse, a premier provider of merchant accounts and credit card processing solutions, today announced two new mobile payment processing applications for MerchantWARE® MobileTM, a user-friendly, virtual payment processing application that provides small and large businesses with simple and secure card processing capabilities. The new applications are now available for the Google Android and Windows Mobile platforms – joining the already available iPhone/iPod touch and Blackberry. 2010 has unofficially been dubbed, “The Year Smartphones Become Mobile Credit Card Terminals,” with MerchantWARE® MobileTM answering the call for mobile payment processing that is as safe and secure as paying at a non-mobile terminal--like a cash register. By combining simplicity with advanced functionality and security, the free applications boast an easy setup process and only... (more)

Appboy Releases iPhone App and Improved Social Network for the Mobile App Community

EDMONTON, ALBERTA -- (Marketwire) -- 03/11/10 -- Editor's note: There are four images associated with this release. Appboy, the Web's leading social platform for mobile app enthusiasts, just got a whole lot better with the release of the improved site at Appboy.com, as well as a new iPhone app that lets users take the Appboy community with them wherever they go. The new site is packed with many fresh and innovative social features that will strengthen Appboy's position as the one place to visit for all things related to mobile apps. The majority of the new features are social in nature, such as the ability to follow other Appboy users or to submit user generated reviews on mobile apps. Thorren Koopmans, Director of Operations at Appboy said "We're really excited about these new features. We recognize that finding applications is challenging and there are a lot of p... (more)

GroveWare Technologies Reports 300% Increase in Downloads of MobiTask

TORONTO, March 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Groveware Technologies Ltd. (OTCQB: GROV) – a provider of enterprise mobile solutions connecting workforces by smartphones and tablet devices, is pleased to announce that downloads of its revolutionary and proprietary MobiTask app have increased substantially year to date. The MobiTask app which effectively eliminates the need for paper forms in the field, the factory, or the office, has seen year to date, a 300% increase in downloads at the Apple Inc. AppStore, a 300% increase in downloads in the Android Play Store, and a 30% increase for Windows-based downloads through GroveWare's own servers. Hrair Achkarian, Groveware CEO, puts these numbers in context: "This almost 300% increase in app downloads and installations in my opinion is a clear indicator that Groveware is on track of capturing our goal of a 10% market share of ... (more)

Insider Trading Spotlight: Intel, Oracle, Tesla Motors, Research In Motion, General Electric, and Wells Fargo

HONG KONG, April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Insiderslab.com has issued insider trading reports for the following companies: Intel (NASDAQ:INTC), Oracle (NASDAQ:ORCL), Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA), Research In Motion (NASDAQ:BBRY), General Electric (NYSE:GE), and Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130401/HK85662LOGO ) (Read full report by clicking the link below, you may need to copy and paste the full link to your browser.) Report Highlights: Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC): By the end of last trading session, the shares of Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) lost US$0.40 (or 1.85%) to US$21.43 with 33.72 million shares exchanged hands, compared to daily average volume of 39.60 million. The trading price ranged between US$21.32 and US$21.70. Insiderslab.com found company Exec VP, GM Sales & Mktg Grp, Thomas M. Kilroy, sold his shares for about... (more)

Eva Longoria And Andy Cohen Join Ad Age Digital Conference April 16-17 In New York City

NEW YORK, April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Exciting additions have been made to the lineup for the 2013 Ad Age Digital Conference on April 16-17 in New York City.  Eva Longoria will join the stage with Hulu's acting CEO and SVP of Content Andy Forssell to discuss original and exclusive programming on Hulu, specifically "Mother Up," Hulu's upcoming animated series in which Longoria serves as both voice talent and executive producer. Additionally, Bravo's Andy Cohen will be hosting the Viral Video Awards in partnership with Visible Measures on April 17th, where he will present awards for the funniest and most tear-jerking viral ads of the year in addition to highlighting other spots that went viral over the past several months. In the "tear-jerker" category, this year's winners is Expedia with their moving tale of a father traveling to his lesbian daughter's wedding, "Fi... (more)

VMware Further Simplifies IT Support for the Mobile Workforce With New Capabilities and Partnerships for VMware Horizon(TM) Suite

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/27/13 -- Today at VMworld® 2013, VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, unveiled new capabilities and partnerships that further simplify IT's ability to support the growing mobile workforce. The combination of new desktop-as-a service, VMware Ready™ smartphones, a growing community of desktop and mobile partners, and integrated device and workspace management reinforces VMware Horizon™ Suite as one of the industry's most comprehensive and integrated platform to enable an increasingly mobile workforce. "VMware Horizon™ Suite offers a cost-effective and secure transition to the mobile-cloud era for organizations struggling to modernize their infrastructure," said Sanjay Poonen, executive vice president and general manager, End-User Computing, VMware. "VMware is the only company ... (more)

The Economist Makes Its Cannes Debut with "Wake Up with The Economist"; Panel of Marketing Experts to Deconstruct Creativity Each Morning

CANNES, France, June 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- At this week's Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, the place of creativity in today's business world will be explored and debated in depth by leading marketers and three of The Economist's senior editors in the 171-year-old publication's daily "Wake up with The Economist" panels. The Economist invites all Cannes Lions delegates and members of the press to the Cannes Lions Beach Club at 10:30 a.m. CET each morning 22-26 June. During hour-long "Wake up with The Economist" sessions, editors Daniel Franklin, Alexandra Suich and Tom Standage will be given a platform alongside marketing executives from companies like Walt Disney, Dell, Airbnb, Nestle and P&G. "A huge amount has changed at The Economist over the last year," said Paul Rossi, president at The Economist Group. "To have our editors on the same panels... (more)

SYS-CON Media Readers Cast More Than 4,000 Votes In First Week Of Voting

This year it looks certain that a new participation record will be set, as more than 4,000 votes have already been recorded in just the first seven days of voting, and more than 50,000 SYS-CON Media readers are estimated to cast their votes in this year's Readers' Choice Awards. The winners of this years awards will be announced in November at Web Services Edge 2005 West - International Web Services Conference & Expo in San Francisco. The list of companies heading the various polls reads like a "Who's Who" of the most active and enterprising players in the i-technology space - including all the industry's top software and hardware vendors, services providers, and technical publishers. Highlights after just one week's voting include: 2005 JDJ Readers' Choice Awards: There are 26 categories in this year's JDJ awards. In the coveted "Best Java Application Server" categor... (more)

SYS-CON Media Readers' Choice Awards Polls Will Close on December 31, 2005

  SYS-CON Media (www.sys-con.com), the world's leading i-technology media company, announced that its 2005 Readers' Choice Awards polls will close on December 31, 2005. So far more than 16,000 readers cast their votes to select the best  software products and services of the year for Java, Linux, Web Services, XML, Microsoft .NET, ColdFusion and Macromedia MX. Best Java Products of 2005: http://java.sys-con.com/general/readerschoice.htm Best Linux Products of 2005: http://linux.sys-con.com/general/readerschoice.htm Best Web Services Products of 2005: http://webservices.sys-con.com/general/readerschoice.htm Best .NET Products of 2005: http://dotnet.sys-con.com/general/readerschoice.htm Best Macromedia MX and ColdFusion Products of 2005: http://mxdj.sys-con.com/general/readerschoice.htm SYS-CON's Readers' Choice Awards program is considered to be the most prestigious awar... (more)

SYS-CON Media Opens Its Eighth Annual "Readers' Choice Awards" Polls

SYS-CON Media (www.sys-con.com), the world's leading i-technology media company, announced that its 2005 Readers' Choice Awards polls opened today, February 1, 2005, and will remain open for six months, until July 31, 2005. More than 50,000 readers are expected to cast their votes to select the best  software products and services of the year for Java, Linux, Web Services, XML, Microsoft .NET, ColdFusion and Macromedia MX. Best Java Products of 2005: http://sys-con.com/java/readerschoice2004 Best Linux Products of 2005: http://www.sys-con.com/Linux/readerschoice2004 Best Web Services Products of 2005: http://www.sys-con.com/webservices/readerschoice2004 Best .NET Products of 2005: http://www.sys-con.com/dotnet/readerschoice2004 Best Macromedia MX and ColdFusion Products of 2005: http://www.sys-con.co... (more)