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Wisconsin firms make acquisitions for Check 21 readiness

In preparation for the Check Clearing for the 21st Century Act, commonly called Check 21, two Wisconsin firms have acquired companies that specialize in electronic check imaging. Check 21, which will come into effect on October 28, is designed to improve the efficiency of the payments system b...

Metavante completes purchase of check processing firm

Milwaukee Metavante Corp. said it has bought all outstanding stock of Texas-based VectorSGI , which makes software that handles bank transactions and check image processing. Metavante, a subsidiary of Marshall & Isley Corp, said in October that it would buy VectorSGIs stock for $100 mill...

Ta-Da Lists makes it fun to check things off

I've written to-do lists on just about anything: Post-Its, a text file on my laptop, whiteboards, notepads or whatever else you can make marks on. Recently, I've started trying out a free online service, Ta-Da Lists , that provides a really, really simple way to keep track of to-do items. It ...

Two Milwaukee finance IT firms agree to exchange check images

Milwaukee Fiserv Inc. and the Endpoint Exchange Network said on Tuesday that financial institutions who are clients of either firm will be able to exchange check data and images, starting with a pilot program in the third quarter. Fiserv is an IT service provider claiming 4,000 financial ...

Bank to offer check deposits over the Internet

Madison, Wis. First Business Bank plans to launch a remote direct-deposit service that it says is a first in Dane County. Companies that purchased the service would use a special scanner to send check images over the Internet to the bank, where they would be processed, verified and deposited....

Real pulse of the economy? Check real estate foreclosures

After the positive speeches at the Executive Club of Chicago's annual forecast for this year, I thought it would be a good idea to go back and look at the foreclosures on houses. You would think that by now the traction of the economy would grip and people would start to be more financially sec...

$10,000 ISSAC Award for Innovation Presented to MIT PhD

...issacmedical.com Photo: http://www.ereleases.com/pr/IAI-Award.jpg ISSAC Award winner Heejin Lee is presented with a check for $10,000; Left to right: Cheryl Elkins (VP Taris), Heejin Lee, Christine Bunt (COO Taris), and Rob Grant (ISSAC Medical) Contact:...

New drugs faster from natural compounds: A UC San Diego breakthrough

... By using these two approaches, the researchers have created tools that enable researchers to both characterize the compound they have isolated and check to see if it, or something similar, has been previously described. With dereplication, researchers can leverage known information and are not forced t...

TransTech Services Partners, Inc. Shareholders Approve Plan of Liquidation; Company To Distribute Amounts in Trust

...ded. As a result, the Company will no longer be a public reporting company. About TransTech Services Partners, Inc. The Company is a blank check company formed for the purpose of effecting a merger, capital stock exchange, asset acquisition, stock purchase or other similar business combination....

Walsh College and Ford Motor Company Fund and Community Services Team Up To Offer New Series of 'Take Charge' Workshops for the Unemployed

...ach attendee receives a certificate of attendance. Visit the Walsh College Web site www.walshcollege.edu/takecharge for details and to register. check the Walsh College Web site often for updates. For more information, e-mail takecharge@walshcollege.edu " target="_new"> takecharge@walshcollege.ed...

NIST's LIDAR may offer peerless precision in remote measurements

...istances that are multiples of its "ambiguity range." The new NIST LIDAR has a comfortably large ambiguity range of at least 1.5 meterslarge enough to check the coarse distance with widely available technologies such as GPS. No other ranging system offers this combination of features, according to the ...

MMR Offers Free Surgical Masks to Call Attention to Importance of Personal Health Records in Preparing for Possible Swine Flu Pandemic

...romising any other data secured in the PHR. The MyMedicalRecords PHR also features a powerful Drug Reference Tool that allows users to instantly check for interactions between the prescription and over-the-counter medications they are taking. For the current threat, while a vaccine is being develope...

Antiviral Drugmaker Shares Soar as Swine Flu Spreads; Beacon Equity Issues Stock Alerts on: HEB, GNBT, BCRX, DVAX, NVAX, SVA

...As the influenza dominates the headlines, several biopharmaceutical stocks are parading up the charts. So how does swine flu affect the markets? check out a video chart for three stocks (BCRX, AVII, DVAX) reeling from influenza news that should be on your radar this week at stockhideout.com . ...

Siemens Focuses on Role-Based, Context-Sensitive, and Knowledge-Driven Solutions at HIMSS 2009

...iologist, designed to provide radiologists efficient access to radiological information and tools, now supports an additional workflow step: ' medical check of requests ' helps the radiologist to efficiently plan and validate exam orders. The portal has undergone enhancements that improve usability and inc...

Prime Health Network and Its Patients Thrive in Tough Economic Times on the InstaMed Network

...With InstaMed, we've simplified our billing process which has allowed us more time to focus on providing quality care to our patients. The ability to check patient eligibility, in addition to offering patients flexible and convenient payment options using a payment card has improved our workflow and contr...

Repair Stem Cell Institute Weighs in on Reversal of Embryonic Stem Cell Policy

...onics. Just ask those who tried to cash in on the Geron hype a few weeks ago." If a loved one suffers from something "incurable," check out our list of highly-honored doctors and the 100+ diseases they are treating in 2009, NOT 2025." Mr. Margolis concluded: "For a full ...

Brooks Instrument's New Mass Flow Controller Series Is Immune to Pressure and Temperature Fluctuations

...t temperature conditions. Unique Advanced Diagnostics The B-Series incorporates sophisticated internal self-diagnostic routines that continuously check the health of the device. In the event of a diagnostic fault, an alarm code flashes on the user interface. An easy to use service port provides additi...

Drug Interaction Tool Offered Free in Response to Increasing At-Home Deaths From Medication Errors

...dicalRecords PHR site. Using the Cerner Multum(R) Drug Content Database, licensed to MMR from Cerner Corp. (Nasdaq: CERN ), visitors can immediately check for potential adverse interactions across multiple prescription and over-the-counter drugs in a single step. The customized database includes detaile...

Bio-Matrix Scientific Group Featured as 'Stock Pick' in Oakley's Column on WallStreetCorner.com

...ics, therapies, and bio-medical devices for improving the quality of life." He also writes about BMSN: "I like this situation" and suggests " ... check this one out - it's at an early point in its growth potential. There are 29,200,868 shares outstanding, 9,799,640 in the float, as well as 4,758,622 ...

NCSRP Research Director: "Earlier Planting can Increase Soybean Yields"

... where you farm. In the northernmost areas of the Midwest, agronomists recommend higher final harvest stands. Wright encourages soybean growers to check with their university agronomist for help determining seeding rates for optimal final stands. "You might find slight variations in recommendatio...

Stanford writes in world's smallest letters

...scale at which the entire contents of the Encyclopedia Britannica would fit on the head of a pin). He held onto his money until 1985, when he mailed a check to Stanford grad student Tom Newman, who, working with electrical engineering Professor Fabian Pease, used electron beam lithography to engrave the op...

Cordex Pharma Presents 'New Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicines' on January 29

...le at http://www.cordexpharma.com/index2_files/investor.htm . Registration for the webcast begins at 11:30 a.m. EST on Thursday, January 29. Please check in at least 5 minutes before the scheduled start time at 12:00 p.m. EST to allow for a short registration process. The webcast will be archived for a...

DuPont Acquires Ag Data Management Business to Enhance Information Solutions for Growers

...rks of DuPont or its affiliates. EASi Suite™ is a trademark of MapShots, Inc. For additional information about the company or products, check out the worldwide website at: www.dupont.com and www.pioneer.com . Contact: Julie Kenney 515-334-4567 ### Read the full story at http:/...

New one-of-a-kind technology will fly on 2 NASA missions

...would have to greatly reduce science data return or use an inferior technique with less performance," Yeh said. The third chip the Low Density Parity check encoder, adds redundancy information to data before it is transmitted to Earth. This allows for error corrections caused by signal degradation. A four...

New one-of-a-kind technology will fly on two NASA missions

...would have to greatly reduce science data return or use an inferior technique with less performance," Yeh said. The third chip the Low Density Parity check encoder, adds redundancy information to data before it is transmitted to Earth. This allows for error corrections caused by signal degradation. A four...

Shareholder Class Action Filed Against Elan Corporation, plc by the Law Firm of Barroway Topaz Kessler Meltzer & Check, LLP

...e law firm of Barroway Topaz Kessler Meltzer & check which prosecutes class actions in both state and f...the country. Barroway Topaz Kessler Meltzer & check is a driving force behind corporate governance ref...rmation about Barroway Topaz Kessler Meltzer & check or to sign up to participate in this action online...

deCODE to Integrate New Genetic Risk Factor for Type 2 Diabetes Into Its deCODEme(TM) Personal Genome Scan Service

...nables individuals and their physicians to focus, personalize and improve prevention. In the meantime, we will be enabling our deCODEme subscribers to check their profiles for this new variant, keeping them at the cutting edge of human genetics," said Kari Stefansson, CEO of deCODE. Type 2 diabetes...

Top 10 Cognitive Fitness Events of 2008 to be Unveiled at SharpBrains' Webinar

...er: Allstate launches a large-scale research project to measure the impact of Posit Science InSight on driver safety for adults aged 50-75. Please check http://www.sharpbrains.com/ to learn more and register. About SharpBrains and Premium Research Circle members: SharpBrains is the leading mark...

Lilly Contributes $11.1 Million to United Way Annual Campaign

...3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY ) President and Chief Executive Officer John Lechleiter today presented an $11.1 million check to the United Way of Central Indiana for its and other United Way chapters' 2008 fundraising campaigns. The check represents the contributions of Lill...

TIBCO Speeds Drug Discovery for Chemists

...- Visually interact with 3-D scatter plots, profile charts, pie charts, bar charts, and histograms, while filtering data via range sliders, check boxes, radio buttons, or search. -- Represent complex datasets and quickly identify relationships between structures, calculated or measured pr...

Green Makeup Artist Paige Padgett Says, 'Get Smart'

...opmental harm. 2) Plan ahead. Make shopping easier by checking online first for chemically safe companies at http://www.safecosmetics.org or check brands and ingredients on the Environmental Working Group's Skin Deep database at http://www.cosmeticdatabase.com . I can't live without t...

Lilly Announces Launch of Color Differentiation System for Humalog(R) and Humulin(R) U-100 Insulin Products in the United States

...ulin. Humalog, Humalog Mix75/25, and Humalog Mix50/50 should be taken within 15 minutes before a meal. Humalog can be taken right after eating a meal. check your blood sugar levels as told by your healthcare professional. If you have type 1 diabetes, you need to take a longer-acting insulin in addition t...

University of Southern California Receives Cancer Diagnosis System for Detecting Esophageal Dysplasia

...nt has severe chronic symptoms of heartburn, an endoscopy of the esophagus may be warranted and, if indicated, multiple physical biopsies are taken to check for pathology of dysplasia or cancer. During endoscopic examination, diseased tissue is not always visually apparent, especially at the pre-malignant ...

Spectral to bring anti-sepsis therapy to the U.S. market

...Y2008, Toray had consolidated sales of 1,650 billion yen (approx $15 billion US), and over 33,000 employees worldwide. For further information, please check http://www.toray.co.jp . About Spectral Diagnostics Spectral is a leader in the battle against sepsis. Spectral's lead product is its Endotoxin A...

DuPont Obtains Biotechnology Endorsement for Pioneer(R) Brand Products

... Roundup Ready(R) is a registered trademark used under license from Monsanto Company. For additional information about our company or our products, check our worldwide website: http://www.dupont.com and http://www.pioneer.com . Contact: Patrick Arthur 800-247-6803, ext. 6515 ...

VAP(R) Cholesterol Test From Atherotech Covers an Additional 9 Million of Florida Insured

...nationwide. Consumers interested in the test can ask their doctor for more information or visit http://www.thevaptest.com . Individuals should always check their plan for specific benefit coverage. About Atherotech, Inc. Atherotech is a cardio-diagnostic company focusing on direct measurement of the c...

ORIMtec Releases Industry's First Intraoperative Monitoring Reference Guide for Neurotechnologists

...urgery successfully. "You wouldn't fly an airplane without a check list to confirm all critical tasks have been completed before leaving the g...ssessed in advance of the surgery. This Reference Guide is your pre-flight check list." The Neurotechnologist Reference Guide reviews topics as ...

Detecting dangerous chemicals with lasers, exploring the brain's circuitry with light and more

...es total energy in the infrared. A few beams have been pointed to a target, and a number of low-energy shots taken and converted to the ultraviolet to check their alignment. If it works as it is supposed to, the National Ignition Facility will be able to achieve temperatures and pressures that emulate cond...

Spectral announces presentation of data on improving sepsis patient management with EAA(TM) and Toraymyxin(TM) combination

...Y2006, Toray had consolidated sales of 1,546 billion yen (approx $13 billion US), and over 33,000 employees worldwide. For further information, please check http://www.toray.co.jp . About Spectral Diagnostics Spectral is a leader in the battle against sepsis. Spectral's lead product is its Endotoxin A...

Better business decisions with real-time data

...he laundry room at the University of WisconsinMilwaukees Kenilworth Square Apartments, the appliances operate on real-time. Residents can go online to check which washers and dryers are available, and can opt to receive an e-mail message when a machines cycle is finished. The company that maintains the mac...
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