Category Archives: PR

Companies Back Initiative to Support OpenSSL and Other Open-Source Projects

SAN FRANCISCO — The nonprofit Linux Foundation and more than a dozen prominent technology companies are to announce an initiative on Thursday to fund crucial open-source projects. Chief among those projects will be OpenSSL, the Internet security method used by millions of web servers and Internet-connected devices. Researchers recently discovered a major flaw in OpenSSL that they called Heartbleed. Continue reading

Plan to Sell Condoms in Schools Encounters Resistance

Officials in Xi’an, the capital of Shaanxi Province, want schools to sell condoms in secondary schools to help combat the spread of H.I.V./AIDS, stirring a heated controversy among parents and educators. Continue reading

K.K.R. Profit Drops but Beats Expectations

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts reaped gains in the first quarter from selling its investments, reporting profit that beat Wall Street’s expectations on Thursday. But the profit — measured as economic net income, which includes unrealized gains from investments — was slightly lower than it was a year earlier, chiefly because K.K.R.’s investment portfolio appreciated less than it did in the period a year earlier. The private equity giant said on Thursday that it earned $630 million of economic net income in the quarter, a decline of 2.7 percent Continue reading

Darren Aronofsky on Floods, Fanaticism, the Big Bang, Warming and More

I hope you’ll take 40 minutes to catch my onstage interview on Tuesday with Darren Aronofsky , the filmmaker known for his obsession with obsession , whether it’s in a mathematician , ballerina or — most recently — Noah . Continue reading

Zimmer to Buy Biomet for $13.35 Billion

Zimmer Holdings agreed on Thursday to acquire Biomet Inc. in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $13.35 billion including debt that will bring together two providers of orthopedic, surgical and dental products Continue reading

Cat Financial Announces First-Quarter 2014 Results

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Penske Automotive Reports Record Results

Penske Automotive Group logo. (PRNewsFoto/Penske Automotive Group) BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich. , April 24, 2014 /NEWS.GNOM.ES/ — Revenue Increases 20.9% to $4.0 Billion Same-store Retail Revenue Increases 14.9% Income from Continuing Operations Increases 15.4% to $66.1 Million EPS from Continuing Operations Rises 15.9% to $0.73 per Share EBITDA Increases 16.6% to $130.2 Million Penske Automotive Group, Inc. Continue reading

Mack-Cali Realty Corporation Announces First Quarter Results

EDISON, N.J. , April 24, 2014 /NEWS.GNOM.ES/ – Mack-Cali Realty Corporation (NYSE: CLI ) today reported its results for the first quarter 2014 Continue reading

Mack-Cali Sells Morris County, New Jersey Commercial Real Estate Property To Griffin Capital

EDISON, N.J. , April 24, 2014 /NEWS.GNOM.ES/ – Mack-Cali Realty Corporation (NYSE: CLI ) today announced that it has sold its commercial office property located at 22 Sylvan Way, in Mack-Cali Business Campus, Parsippany, New Jersey , for $96.6 million to Griffin Capital Corporation Continue reading

Global Condom Market 2014-2018

Research and Markets Logo. DUBLIN , Apr Continue reading