Category Archives: PR

Arabs or Jews, Children Who Need Pain Relief in the ER Get It

WASHINGTON , Sept. 3, 2015 /NEWS.GNOM.ES/ — Children with broken bones or joint dislocations in northern Israel emergency departments received equal pain treatment, regardless of their ethnicity or the ethnicity of the nurses who treated them, even during a period of armed conflict between the two ethnic groups.  An investigation of potential disparities in pediatric emergency department pain relief in northern Israel was published online today in Annals of Emergency Medicine (“Emergency Department Pain Management in Pediatric Patients with Fracture or Dislocation in a Bi-Ethnic Population”).  “The Israeli-Palestinian conflicts may be intractable, but in the emergency department, all children are treated the same,” said lead study author Itai Shavit , MD, of the Pediatric Emergency Department at the Rambam Health Care Campus in Haifa, Israel . Continue reading

U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for September 3: First Football Professional

WASHINGTON , Sept. 3, 2015 /NEWS.GNOM.ES/ — Following is the daily “Profile America” feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: FIRST FOOTBALL PROFESSIONAL Profile America — Thursday, September 3rd Continue reading

thePlatform Selected by Cinedigm as Central Video Logistics System for OTT Subscription Networks

SEATTLE , Sept. 3, 2015 /NEWS.GNOM.ES/ —  thePlatform, the leading white-label video publishing company and independent subsidiary of Comcast, today announced that it has been selected by Cinedigm , the leading distributor and aggregator of independent content, to provide back-end video services for its newest OTT subscription networks Continue reading

IBM and ARM Collaborate to Accelerate Delivery of Internet of Things

ARMONK, N.Y. , Sept. 3, 2015 /NEWS.GNOM.ES/ — IBM (NYSE: IBM ) today announced an expansion of its Internet of Things (IoT) platform – called IBM IoT Foundation – through an integration with ARM (LSE: ARM, NASDAQ: ARMH.US), providing out of the box connectivity with ARM ® mbed ™ -enabled devices to analytics services Continue reading

Flytxt Wins ‘Best Analytics Product for Telecom Industry’ Award

DUBAI , UAE, September 3, 2015 /NEWS.GNOM.ES/ — Flytxt, a leading mobile consumer analytics solution provider for Communication Service Providers (CSPs) and mobile enterprises, announced today that it has won the ‘Best Analytics Product for Telecom Industry’ award at the prestigious CMO Asia Telecom Excellence Awards 2015.      (Logo: ) Flytxt received this award for its proven mobile consumer analytics solution portfolio, which has enabled its CSP customers to consistently generate 2 to 7% measurable economic value from data. Continue reading

Syngenta announces actions to accelerate shareholder value creation

BASEL, Switzerland , Sept. 3, 2015 /NEWS.GNOM.ES/ — Syngenta today announced actions to accelerate shareholder value creation through unlocking the considerable inherent worth in its global seeds portfolio. Continue reading

NTT Develops World’s First H.265/HEVC Software-Encoding Engine Supporting 60P/120P Simultaneous Transmission of Ultra High-Definition Video

TOKYO , Sept. 3, 2015 /NEWS.GNOM.ES/ — Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (hereafter referred to as NTT) has developed a software-encoding engine which complies with the International Standard H.265/HEVC (High Efficiency Video Coding) (abbreviated to HEVC), and which enables the simultaneous transmission of 60 frames-per-second videos that is currently used for 4K distribution as well as ultra high-definition 120 frames-per-second videos. Encoding done by this technology will enable viewers to watch videos at 60 frames per second on existing TVs and other devices when video distribution of 120 frames per second starts in the future, facilitating a smooth switchover Continue reading

Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys’ Client Awarded $67 Million in Company Vehicle Accident Case

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas , Sept. 2, 2015 /NEWS.GNOM.ES/ — Thomas J. Continue reading

Autopsy: Amanda Peterson died from accidental overdose

File-This undated file photo provided by Disney shows actress Amanda Peterson in “Can’t Buy Me Love.” The death of Peterson, best known for her role in the 1987 romantic comedy “Can’t Buy Me Love,” was the result of an accidental morphine overdose. The autopsy and toxicology report released Wednesday, Sept. Continue reading

Lost Australian sheep yields 30 sweaters worth of fleece

By ROD McGUIRK, Associated Press CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — A lost, overgrown sheep found in Australian scrubland was shorn for perhaps the first time on Thursday, yielding 40 kilograms (89 pounds) of wool — the equivalent of 30 sweaters — and shedding almost half his body weight. Tammy Ven Dange, chief executive of the Canberra RSPCA, which rescued the wild, castrated merino ram dubbed Chris, said Thursday she hoped to register the fleece with the Guinness World Records. Continue reading